DONATE!

close

John August

Guest

Screenwriter/playwright whose credits include Go, Charlie's Angels, Go Fish and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

John August on KCRW

In the late 90's, John August read the book  Big Fish  by Daniel Wallace and convinced Sony to buy it for him to adapt into a movie.

'Big Fish' the Musical

In the late 90's, John August read the book Big Fish by Daniel Wallace and convinced Sony to buy it for him to adapt into a movie.

from The Business

Writers Face the New Hollywood Economy; Studio Shake-ups

from The Business

More from KCRW

This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot, writers are firing their agents, even agents that they like.

from Martini Shot

There’s really nothing else like late night call in shows on the radio – other humans, in real time, just chatting.

from Nocturne

Critics are still airing concerns about LACMA’s redesign, as LA County Supervisors voted to release $117.5 million towards the $650 million cost of the museum’s extension, designed by…

from Design and Architecture

Stephen Falk thought he had gotten his big break in 2012, when NBC picked up his series ‘Next Caller.’ But after he’d shot just 4 episodes, NBC pulled the plug.

from The Business

Actor/director Emilio Estevez discusses the U.S. homeless crisis in "The Public".

from The Treatment

This week: hear from your favorite authors; load up on art books; appreciate the beautiful, culturally disrupting art of Kwame Brathwaite; tour sustainable gardens that nurture nature;…

Edward Goldman talks about the architectural glory of Los Angeles, with iconic buildings by Pritzker Prize winners within walking distance.

from Art Talk

The battle between the Writers Guild and the talent agencies is going to court.

from Hollywood Breakdown

This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot, I follow a chain, from some really bad advice, to jail, and then all the way to an Emmy.

from Martini Shot