Two time Oscar winner Hilary Swank is known for playing tough, emotionally draining roles. Join Joe and his guests Alice Andrews and Ian Thomson as they chat a bit about Miss Swank’s career before looking back on an early role of hers in the martial arts franchise reboot The Next Karate Kid. Listen here to learn more about Michael Ironside’s Karate team/vigilante task force, Zen Buddhism and bird handling.
It’s only a week until Episode 3 of Celluloid Skeletons is released and we can’t wait to tell you a little bit about it.
With a prestigious career jam-packed with awards and plaudits, what dark secret could possibly lurk in the career of Meryl Streep? Join Joe and guests Liam Callander and Jeff Kennedy as they look at Streep’s work, her remarkable knack for being Oscar nominated and her penchant for different accents. Then their attention is turned to her part in 1989 “comedy” She Devil; a tale of betrayal, revenge and cream cakes. Just who is the She-Devil? Who’s channelling the aura of Don Johnson? And just how long a time period does this movie unfold over? Find out here in Episode 2 of Celluloid Skeletons.
Episode two of Celluloid Skeletons is incoming!
Everyone has guilty secrets, embarrassing things we wish we’d never done. Well, like the dirty muck-rakers that we are, we’ve decided to start a podcast looking at the cringe-worthy, weird and plain forgotten films in the back catalogues of famous actors. Remember when Anthony Hopkins followed up his Oscar winning performance in The Silence of the Lambs with a part in a goofy sci-fi film co-starring Emilio Estevez and Mick Jagger? We do, and our new podcast Celluloid Skeletons is all about films like that.