Valerie Plame Wilson

former CIA Operations Officer

Guest

Former CIA Operations Officer; her life, along with that of her husband, Joe Wilson, is portrayed in the new movie Fair Game, which was based, in part on her book, Fair Game: My Life as a Spy, My Betrayal by the White House

Valerie Plame Wilson on KCRW

Plame and Wilson on the Big Screen; A Producer's Audio Diary

from The Business

Lucy Walker and Valerie Plame Wilson: Countdown to Zero

from The Treatment

More from KCRW

NBC announced it will not air the Golden Globes in 2022.

from Hollywood Breakdown

You could say "The Dry," a fine Australian thriller, is partly about global warming.

from Film Reviews

Domenico Ingenito speaks about his book, “Beholding Beauty: Saʿdi of Shiraz and the Aesthetics of Desire in Medieval Persian Poetry.”

from Bookworm

Not a comicbook, but literally illustrated text, “Street Cop,” written by Robert Coover and inhabited by Art Spiegelman.

from Bookworm

Actor Kenan Thompson on taking comedy very seriously.

from The Treatment

In Hollywood, merger mania continues, this time with a tech twist. Amazon is buying the storied MGM Studios, and the library of 4,000 movies and TV shows that comes with it.

from Hollywood Breakdown

AT&T will spin off WarnerMedia (the parent company of HBO, CNN, and Warner Brothers film studio) and merge it with Discovery (which owns HGTV, TLC, and Animal Planet) to create a new…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Today’s entire show looks deeply at the Boyle Heights neighborhood of LA.

from Greater LA

Rachel Cusk’s “Second Place” wants to render the sensations and apprehensions of living that are pretty much beyond language.

from Bookworm