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Palmer, Family & Fisher Stevens

Face2Face with David Peck

Fisher Stevens and Face2Face host David Peck talk about Palmer, Justin Timberlake, second chances, redemption, family and connections, limitations, and why it’s important to get out of your bubble.TrailerPalmer appearing globally on Apple TV+ Watch on Apple TV.Synopsis:Former high-school football star Eddie Palmer (Justin Timberlake) went from hometown hero to convicted felon, earning himself twelve years in a state penitentiary. He returns home to Louisiana, where he moves back in with Vivian (June Squibb), the grandmother who raised him.While trying to keep his head down and rebuild a quiet life for himself, Palmer is haunted by memories of his glory days and the suspicious eyes of his small-town community. Things become more complicated when Vivian’s hard-living neighbor Shelly (Juno Temple) disappears on a prolonged bender, leaving her precocious 7-year-old son Sam (Ryder Allen), often the target of bullying, in Palmer’s reluctant care.In time, Palmer is drawn into a more hopeful world as he forges a connection with Sam through their shared experience of being made to feel different by those around them. Life improves for Palmer, and a romance develops between him and Sam’s teacher Maggie (Alisha Wainwright).An inspiring and unexpected journey unfolds for the three of them, but soon Palmer’s past threatens to tear apart this new life.About Fisher:Fisher Stevens has been in the entertainment business for almost 40 years. His versatility in the industry is evident from his wide range of credits from acting to producing to directing, and from feature films to television to theater. In 2010, Stevens won the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature with The Cove. Political and environmental activism has been a main focus of his work.Stevens’ recent credits include directing And We Go Green, a documentary about the electric car racing series Formula E, and executive producing the sensation Tiger King. He also currently holds a series regular acting role on the Golden Globe Award-winning Succession. Other recent directorial credits include The Confidence Man, the last installment of Dirty Money, executive produced by Oscar-winning documentarian Alex Gibney; Before the Flood, with Leonardo DiCaprio; and the Emmy-nominated documentary Bright Lights: Starring Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds, which he co-directed. Previously, Stevens directed the Emmy-nominated Mission Blue and codirected the 2008 Independent Spirit Award-Winning Best Documentary Crazy Love.He produced Louie Psihoyos’ Racing Extinction and Sky Ladder: The Art of Cai Guoqiang. Stevens also directed the feature Stand Up Guys, starring Al Pacino, Christopher Walken and Alan Arkin, as well as John Leguizamo’s Ghetto Klown.As an actor, Stevens has been seen in numerous Broadway shows, television series and movies. His TV credits include The Blacklist, The Good Fight, Lost, Friends. Film work includes the Coen brothers’ Hail, Caesar!, Motherless Brooklyn and a trio of Wes Anderson films, The Grand Budapest Hotel, Isle of Dogs and now The French Dispatch.Image Copyright and Credit: Apple TV+ and Fisher Stevens.F2F Music and Image Copyright: David Peck and Face2Face. Used with permission.For more information about David Peck’s podcasting, writing and public speaking please visit his site here.With thanks to Josh Snethlage and Mixed Media Sound. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


12 Mar 2021

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Palmer with Director Fisher Stevens and Kenneth Lonergan (Ep. 277)

The Director's Cut - A DGA Podcast

Director Fisher Stevens discusses his new film, Palmer, with fellow director Kenneth Lonergan in a spoiler-filled virtual Q&A. The film tells the story of former high-school football star Eddie Palmer, who has returned to his Louisiana hometown to rebuild his life after 12 years in prison.


17 Feb 2021

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Oscar winner Fisher Stevens (Palmer); Mike Posner Talks New Album

Pop Culture Weekly

In episode #59 of Pop Culture Weekly, Kyle McMahon talks with Oscar winner and director Fisher Stevens about his new film Palmer starring Justin Timberlake streaming exclusively on Apple TV+. Then Kyle talks with multi-platinum artist Mike Posner about his incredible career, his Walk Across America, if there will be a Mansionz 2, his new album Operation: Wake Up , his new song Momma Always Told Me and so much more.Visit http://www.PopCultureWeekly.com for all of the latest and watch the Mike Posner interview video here: https://www.facebook.com/realkylemcmahon/videos/340006890484261/Follow PCW on:Twitter @PopCulturePodcaInstagram @PopCultureWeeklyFacebook @PopCultureWeekly

1hr 5mins

5 Feb 2021

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Palmer director Fisher Stevens

The Movies That Made Me

The director of Palmer helps us kick off our new season by walking us through some of his favorite movies.

1hr 4mins

2 Feb 2021

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LCB Ep. 328 - Massive Star Wars & Harry Potter News, Fisher Stevens (Succession, Palmer) Interview, Locked Down Review, and Best of Theme Parks Bracket

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.|| Movie Rankings Database: MovieRankings.net|| Mandalorian Merch: store.barstoolsports.com/collections/lights-camera-barstool|| (0:00) – Super Bowl logos and Shark Tank products|| (11:01) – Ad Read #1|| (13:23) – Star Wars: KOTOR getting video game reboot|| (18:49) – HBO Max doing Harry Potter series|| (27:45) – New Guard, Kong Axe, Spy Kids ‘Boot|| (32:58) – Ad Read #2|| (34:16) – FISHER STEVENS INTERVIEW|| (1:00:34) – LOCKED DOWN (HBO MAX) REVIEW|| (1:21:25) – Bracket XII: Best of Amusement Parks

1hr 39mins

28 Jan 2021

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Oscars & Indies: Fisher Stevens on the Art of Perseverance - Just Shoot It 252

Just Shoot It: A Podcast about Filmmaking, Screenwriting and Directing

Director Fisher Stevens sits down with us today to talk about his recently released film ‘Palmer’. He gets into how he got Justin Timberlake to star in his film, what it’s like working with a minor, and his decision to make the movie he wanted for a smaller budget. Unpaid Endorsements:Oren: A Youtube channel called Wandering DPMatt: The film ‘Sound of Metal’Fisher: Drink green juiceContribute to the Just Shoot It Patreon and help support the show.Send feedback or questions to @justshootitpod or justshootitpod@gmail.com.Follow Matt on twitter and instagram.Follow Oren on twitter and instagram.Wanna be on the show? Call us with a question at (262) 6-SHOOT-1, and we’ll air your voicemail on the show.Show your support: rate and review us on iTunes. apple.co/2fl9ojySee who our guests are a week early on our instagram @JustshootItPodMusic was provided by the free music archive and by Jahzzar.Each week on Just Shoot It we interview your directors, screenwriters, editors, cinematographers, and actors, and learn how they became successful, working content creators. We’ll share tips and stories of how people in the entertainment industry forced their ways into sustainable careers. We’re all about getting off your butt and making your own videos.Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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28 Jan 2021

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255. "And We Go Green" Documentary on Formula-E with Directors Fisher Stevens and Malcolm Venville

Sports With Friends

This is another episode focused on the amazing sport called Formula E. 'And We Go Green' is a feature-length sports documentary directed by Fisher Stevens and Malcolm Venville, and produced by environmentalist and Oscar-winning actor, Leonardo DiCaprio. Stevens and Venville join the podcast. They discuss the idea behind the documentary, and how they wove in the personal stories of the personalities behind the sport into the main thesis of this being a sport where technology is invented to win races, and how that technology can save the environment.The first few minutes of the episode revisits the 2018 Paris, France interview with Formula E founder Alejandro Agag.The doc follows the 4th season of Formula E and includes races where Episode 138 was recorded in Paris, France featuring Sir Richard Branson, Alejandro Agag, actor Idris Elba, and FIA President Jean Todt. Other Formula E-centric guests include Sam Bird (Ep. 185), Lucas di Grassi (Ep.194), a season 5 wrap-up (ep. 206), and play-by-play voice Jack Nicholls (Ep. 208), who coined the phrase, And we go green.


24 Jun 2020

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189. Fisher Stevens

Hall of Justice

Acclaimed actor, producer, director Fisher Stevens joins the Hall of Justice to talk about his incredible career. Stevens has an incredibly long list of acting credits but he is much more than that. He starred in the classic film Short Circuit. He was Chuck on the underrated 90's show Early Edition. He was Roger, Phoebe's boyfriend who everybody hated on Friends.He also is an acclaimed documentary filmmaker. He won an Academy Award for Production for the 2009 doc The Cove. He recently released "And We Go Green," a 2019 film about the sport Formula-E.This episode also discusses Fisher's passion for the recent protests and he is not shy about his political views.


18 Jun 2020

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Fisher Stevens and Malcolm Venville

An Actor Despairs

Join your host Ryan Perez and guests Fisher Stevens and Malcolm Venville as they discuss their new documentary And We Go Green, the strides science has made in renewable and sustainable energy, and the overdue nature of the current moment in America's race relations. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


10 Jun 2020

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Fisher Stevens & Ethan Novek on solving climate change.

My Mission Is...

Our sixth episode, which was our first live recording of “My Mission is…” is a conversation between Fisher Stevens, director of award-winning climate change documentary Before the Flood (co-produced with Leonardo DiCaprio for Nat Geo) and Ethan Novek, chemical engineering student at Yale who made the Forbes 30 Under 30 in 2018 and holds 12 patents for CO2 technologies. Both cynical and optimistic, this engaging and thought-provoking discussion between two generations, offers some insight into how the fighting spirit of individual action needs to be supported by the synergy of businesses, technological innovation, and policy all working together if we want to solve climate change. Is it possible? Who knows...but have a listen now and see for yourselves. This fascinating panel, moderated by Mission founder, Karina Givargisoff was open to the public and features a Q&A. Hosted by Public Hotels. Like what you heard? Help us spread the word by rating and reviewing in iTunes to help others find us or share about the show on social media.  FIND FISHER Personal: @fisherstevens Website: beforetheflood.com   FIND ETHAN Twitter: @ethannovek Website: innovatorenergy.com FIND MISSION HOSTS Karina: @missionmagazine Sharleen: @sharleenspiteri Public Hotels: @publichotels Website: missionmag.org--- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/mission-magazine/support


29 Jan 2020