Kay Cannon

Writer, producer, director

Writer, producer, director

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This week, we’re taking one last look back at some of our favorite moments of the year that was.

Revisiting some recent favorites

This week, we’re taking one last look back at some of our favorite moments of the year that was.

from The Business

Near the beginning of the comedy ‘ Blockers ,’ now out on DVD, three parents--played by Leslie Mann, John Cena and Ike Barinholtz--send their three daughters off to senior prom.

Director Kay Cannon on ‘Blockers’

Near the beginning of the comedy ‘ Blockers ,’ now out on DVD, three parents--played by Leslie Mann, John Cena and Ike Barinholtz--send their three daughters off to senior prom.

from The Business

Near the beginning of the new comedy ‘ Blockers ,’ three parents--played by Leslie Mann, John Cena and Ike Barinholtz--send their three daughters off to senior prom.

Director Kay Cannon on ‘Blockers’

Near the beginning of the new comedy ‘ Blockers ,’ three parents--played by Leslie Mann, John Cena and Ike Barinholtz--send their three daughters off to senior prom.

from The Business

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from The Treatment

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Writer-director Aaron Sorkin on writing up to the edge of melodrama.

from The Treatment

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With Hollywood fuming following WarnerMedia’s announcement that all its 2021 movies will stream on HBO Max the same they open in theaters, prolific producer Jason Blum weighs in.

from The Business