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Awards Circuit

Awards Circuit

"Variety Awards Circuit" podcast, hosted by Clayton Davis, Jenelle Riley, Jazz Tangcay and Michael Schneider (who produces), is your one-stop listen for lively conversations about the best in film and television. Each week "Awards Circuit" features interviews with top film and TV talent and creatives; discussions and debates about awards races and industry headlines; and much, much more. Subscribe via Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify or anywhere you download podcasts. New episodes post every Thursday.

  • Issa Rae (“Insecure”) and Awards Circuit Roundtable
    by Variety on August 4, 2022 at 5:58 pm

    Emmy-nominated Issa Rae, who just completed her run as star and executive producer of “Insecure,” talks about the end of her show and […]

  • Sebastian Stan, Lily James (“Pam & Tommy”) and Awards Circuit Roundtable
    by Variety on July 29, 2022 at 12:39 am

    Emmy-nominated “Pam & Tommy” stars Sebastian Stan and Lily James talk about the Hulu series, which chronicles the truth behind that […]

  • Hannah Waddingham, Juno Temple, Brett Goldstein (“Ted Lasso”) and Awards Circuit Roundtable
    by Variety on July 21, 2022 at 7:40 pm

    “Ted Lasso” stars and Emmy nominees Hannah Waddingham, Juno Temple and Brett Goldstein talk about their tight relationship, which […]

  • Emmy Nominations 2022 Mega Roundtable
    by Variety on July 14, 2022 at 4:57 pm

    Awards Circuit Podcast’s Michael Schneider, Emily Longeretta, Jazz Tangcay and Clayton Davis dissect the 2022 Primetime Emmy nominations. […]

  • Anthony Anderson/Tracee Ellis Ross (“Black-ish”) and Joshua Jackson (“Dr. Death”)
    by Variety on June 27, 2022 at 5:32 pm

    “Black-ish” stars Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross talk about the legacy of the ABC comedy, how the show ended after 8 seasons […]

  • Courteney Cox (“Shining Vale”) and Awards Circuit Roundtable
    by Variety on June 24, 2022 at 5:29 pm

    “Shining Vale” star Courteney Cox discusses her dark Starz comedy, as well as if we’ll see more of her in the “Scream” franchise […]

  • Elle Fanning (“The Great”/ “The Girl From Plainville”) and Soo Hugh (“Pachinko”)
    by Variety on June 23, 2022 at 8:19 pm

    “The Great” and “The Girl From Plainville” star Elle Fanning on being Hulu’s MVP, via two very different Emmy-contending series. […]

  • Seth Meyers (“Late Night with Seth Meyers”)
    by Variety on June 21, 2022 at 11:06 pm

    “Late Night with Seth Meyers” host Seth Meyers chats about a little bit of everything, including his COVID-19 experience, what his kids […]

  • Nicole Byer (“Nailed It,” “Grand Crew,” “Wipeout”)
    by Variety on June 20, 2022 at 10:55 pm

    Nicole Byer on being a force of nature: She co-hosts Netflix’s “Nailed It,” TBS’ “Wipeout” and multiple podcasts. She stars in […]

  • Nicola Coughlan, Simone Ashley, Charithra Chandran (“Bridgerton”) and Awards Circuit Roundtable
    by Variety on June 17, 2022 at 10:42 pm

    “Bridgerton” stars  Nicola Coughlan, Simone Ashley and Charithra Chandran discuss this past season of the Netflix series, and even […]

  • Amy Poehler (“Lucy and Desi”)
    by Variety on June 16, 2022 at 5:33 pm

    “Lucy and Desi” director Amy Poehler talks about her Amazon Prime Video documentary. She shares the access she had in talking to icons […]

  • Tiffany Haddish, Sam Richardson, Ben Schwartz (“The Afterparty”) and Awards Circuit Roundtable
    by Variety on June 10, 2022 at 9:28 pm

    “The Afterparty” stars Tiffany Haddish, Sam Richardson and Ben Schwartz talk about the Apple TV+ whodunit comedy and all the guesses […]

  • Samantha Bee (“Full Frontal with Samantha Bee”)
    by Variety on June 9, 2022 at 7:14 pm

    Samantha Bee talks about hosting a topical show in an era where the news is so bleak. We also talk about the adjustments her show made […]

  • Danny McBride (“The Righteous Gemstones”) and Awards Circuit Roundtable
    by Variety on June 3, 2022 at 3:44 pm

    “The Righteous Gemstones” star and executive producer Danny McBride discusses how he and his staff basically rewrote Season 2 after the […]

  • Jimmy Kimmel (“Jimmy Kimmel Live,” “Live in Front of a Studio Audience”)
    by Variety on June 2, 2022 at 8:32 pm

    For Jimmy Kimmel, having to go on TV after another shooting massacre is heart wrenching. We talk to Kimmel about how he approaches his […]

  • Jessica Biel (“Candy”) and Adrien Brody (“Winning Time: The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty”)
    by Variety on May 30, 2022 at 11:29 pm

    “Candy” star and executive producer Jessica Biel discusses why she was interested in adapting the real-life story of accused murderer […]

  • Bridget Everett (“Somebody Somewhere”) and Craig Robinson (“Killing It”)
    by Variety on May 26, 2022 at 5:17 pm

    Bridget Everett’s HBO series “Somebody Somewhere” is an incredibly personal dramatic comedy that critics and fans have embraced. We […]

  • Mandy Moore (“This Is Us”)
    by Variety on May 25, 2022 at 7:19 pm

    “This Is Us” star Mandy Moore is finally processing the fact that it’s all over for “This Is Us,” the hit NBC drama that ended […]

  • Jabari Banks (“Bel-Air”) and David Hyde Pierce (“Julia”)
    by Variety on May 21, 2022 at 12:21 am

    “Bel-Air” star Jabari Banks talks about his big break, and how his own story seems to mirror that of the show’s main character, Will. […]

  • Jared Leto (“WeCrashed”)
    by Variety on May 19, 2022 at 7:49 pm

    “WeCrashed” star Jared Leto discusses playing real-life WeWork founder Adam Neumann in the Apple TV+ series. He talks about the instant […]

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