Karina Longworth


Karina Longworth is writer, researcher and journalist based in Los Angeles. She is the creator/host/producer/editor of You Must Remember This, a storytelling podcast dedicated to the secret and/or forgotten histories of Hollywood’s first century. Karina is the author of Hollywood Frame by Frame, a book collecting contact sheets from still photo sessions related to classic movies, due out from Princeton Architectural Press in September 2014.

Karina Longworth on KCRW

Broadway and Hollywood director Mike Nichols died today at 83.

Remembering Mike Nichols

Broadway and Hollywood director Mike Nichols died today at 83.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

More from KCRW

If you have driven by the intersection of Sunset and Western over the last few years you may have noticed a yellow-wrapped, half-finished big box.

from Design and Architecture

About four months on the job, LA County Sheriff Alex Villanueva has made  controversial hirings and firings, and argued that some reforms aimed at reducing deputy misconduct have gone…

from KCRW Features

Kashmiri saffron is the most precious spice in the world, and it’s on the verge of extinction. Sharanya Deepak explains why that matters.

from Good Food

Edward Goldman talks about the great 16 th  century Italian painter Pontormo, on display at The Getty Museum as a rare example of centuries-old art that continues to visually and…

from Art Talk

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about art in the age of Black Power.

from Art Talk

California’s death penalty was dysfunctional, but it did serve one important purpose.

Disney's $71 billion acquisition of most of Fox redraws the landscape of Hollywood.

from Hollywood Breakdown

Steven Spielberg, Reese Witherspoon and even Oprah were on hand for Apple's big event in Cupertino on Monday.

from Screengrab

Longtime South OC politician secures Republican dominance of Board of Supervisors.

from Orange County Line