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Amalia Ulman on El Planeta and Acting Opposite Her Mother

October 15, 2021

To mark the release of her feature film debut, the artist and filmmaker reflects on the ways that personal history does—and doesn’t—shape her stories.


Jamie Lee Curtis and Melanie Griffith on Finding Love and Horror in Hollywood

October 15, 2021

The legendary actors, longtime friends, and daughters of Hitchcock muses have a lot to talk about.

In Conversation

John Carpenter and David Gordon Green Discuss Making Murder Music

October 12, 2021

The “Halloween Kills” director touches base with the franchise’s mastermind to get the story behind Michael Myers’s killer soundtrack, then and now.

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Nick Robinson and Chloë Grace Moretz Discuss the Weight of Getting Heavy

October 6, 2021

The former child actor and star of the Netflix drama “Maid” talks to his friend about the emotional toll of taking on more complex roles.


Diana Silvers and Kristine Froseth Get Grilled (By Each Other)

September 30, 2021

The “Birds of Paradise” co-stars go back and forth favorite places, first dances, and FaceTime.


Dune Star Timothée Chalamet is Still Following in Leonardo DiCaprio’s Footsteps

September 30, 2021

This week in Thirstory, we’re flipping the pages of our June/July 2017 issue.


Lonely and Amazing: Grace Van Patten and Emily Mortimer on Acting

September 23, 2021

The Brooklyn neighbors open up to each other about the psychological impact of playing pretend.

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Life Lessons from Sophia Loren

September 23, 2021

“It’s a pleasure to work if you’re doing something that appeals to you.”

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Max Harwood and Detox on Drag Queens and Dream Roles

September 23, 2021

The star of “Everbody’s Talking About Jamie” talks to the drag legend about transformation, on and off screen.


“Protect Your Talent”: Manny Jacinto in Conversation with Nicole Kidman

September 21, 2021

Ahead of the “Nine Perfect Strangers” finale, the costars catch up and share some words of wisdom.


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.”


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.

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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.


“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.”


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.

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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. 

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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.


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.

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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.”


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?”