Film

IN CONVERSATION

Adam Baran and Brontez Purnell on New York’s Lost Cruising Spots

September 13, 2021

“I like the idea of going to a place and digging through men, like a thrift store.”

arrival

Naomi Ackie Is About to Be Everywhere

September 8, 2021

The British actor, who is set to play Whitney Houston in an upcoming biopic, talks to Thandiwe Newton about becoming hyper-visible, and being ready for it.

leading man

Beyond Jon Bernthal’s Macho Exterior, There’s a Gooey Center

September 7, 2021

Lena Dunham, who directs Bernthal in the upcoming “Sharp Stick,” gets to the heart of why—and how—he has become one of the most fiercely committed actors in Hollywood.

debut

“I Can Do This”: Michael Gandolfini Tells Jonah Hill How He Became Tony Soprano

September 6, 2021

The son of the late James Gandolfini talks to his friend about the sometimes sad, always surreal process of channeling his father’s iconic role in “The Many Saints of Newark.”

screenplay

The Ballad of Regina and Sal, Starring Sebastian Chacon and Riley Keough

September 2, 2021

In an original screenplay by Jeremy O. Harris, this is the story of two lovers from opposite sides of town, and a boy with fiery eyes and dreams no one could steal.

in conversation

Julia Fox and Tommy Dorfman Talk Fame, Codependency, and Motherhood

September 1, 2021

The “Uncut Gems” star worried that having a son might slow her momentum. But, as she tells her friend, the exact opposite happened. 

Jeff Ward

IN CONVERSATION

Jeff Ward and Hannah Einbinder Stage a Hacks Reunion

August 31, 2021

The actors shared crackling chemistry on the HBO comedy’s memorable fifth episode. Here, they pick up where they left off.

director

Stephen Winter and Lee Daniels Trade Tales of Breaking In and Breaking Out

August 31, 2021

The iconoclastic filmmakers chart the history of Black gay cinema, and their places in it.

in conversation

What’s It Like Being Lily-Rose Depp? Keira Knightley Finds Out

August 30, 2021

“I feel like I’ve been your stalker all morning, because I’ve been looking at loads of pictures of you.”

art!

Sam Mckinniss Is Reimagining Hollywood Iconography in a New Medium

August 27, 2021

“Wouldn’t it be amazing to recast and reimagine ‘Eyes Wide Shut’ aboard the sinking Titanic?”

on second thought

Chloë Sevigny Revisits (and Revises) Her Interview Cover Story From 1995

August 26, 2021

“Maybe I was freaked out by how extreme it was.”

life lessons

Life Lessons from River Phoenix

August 23, 2021

“I think Keanu and I are the nicest guys on the planet—with the exception of George Bush and Ronald Reagan.”

in conversation

Siân Heder Tells Laverne Cox How She Made the Year’s Biggest Crowd-Pleaser

August 19, 2021

To mark the release of “CODA,” the filmmaker talks to her friend about codependency and the power of family bonds.

Life Lessons

Life Lessons from Robert De Niro

August 17, 2021

“I don’t want to preach.”

film! fashion!

Clint Ramos Conjures Mid Century America in the New Film Respect

August 16, 2021

The costume designer delves into the process of crafting looks worthy of “The Queen of Soul.”

Life Lessons

Life Lessons from Leonardo DiCaprio

August 5, 2021

“There was no handbook for me. I couldn’t go to Barnes & Noble and pick up a book on what it was like: a guide to being famous for dummies.”

Thirstory

23 Years After The Parent Trap, Lindsay Lohan Still Has Class and You Don’t

July 22, 2021

We’re going back to summer camp with our favorite red-headed duo.

in conversation

Amber Midthunder and Aubrey Plaza Stage a Very Elaborate SOS Call

July 20, 2021

To mark the release of her new movie “The Ice Road,” the rising actor hopped on a call with her former “Legion” co-star from an undisclosed location.

Thirstory

The Cannes Film Festival Sizzles with the Stars of the Interview Archive

July 15, 2021

Revisit some portraits of the film festival’s most alluring attendees, straight from the “Interview” archive.

xoxo

Gossip Girl Creator Josh Safran Can’t Contain His Excitement

July 9, 2021

The Creator and Executive Producer discusses the joys and challenges of making sure that the reboot is not your mother’s “Gossip Girl.”