The Peabody Award-winning Studio 360 with Kurt Andersen, from PRI and WNYC, is public radio’s smart and surprising guide to what's happening in pop culture and the arts. Each week, Kurt Andersen introduces you to the people who are creating and shaping our culture. Life is busy – so let Studio 360 steer you to the must-see movie this weekend, the next book for your nightstand, or the song that will change your life.
May 12th, 2016
Episode 125 of 179 episodes
Frank Langella has been drawn to characters with dark sides, from Dracula to Richard Nixon. But his latest Broadway role is his scariest yet — an old man with dementia. Also, a conversation with the writer/director Rebecca Miller, whose movie “Maggie’s Plan” is a romantic comedy with a very funny twist. And we’ll hear how Dungeons & Dragons invented the perfect personality test.