Category Archives: AV Club

Looking Back at My Favorite Anecdotes, Articles, and Interviews from 2014

Okay, so here’s the thing about me, and if you haven’t already picked up on it, I’d be surprised, but…I really like doing interviews. In fact, I’d go so far as to say that I love doing them. Because of … Continue reading

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Michael McKean’s P.S. to his Random Roles

After doing a lengthy Random Roles interview with Michael McKean for the AV Club – he’s had a subscription to the Onion for about a decade, by the way, so he’s well familiar not only with the publication but also … Continue reading

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R.I.P. TNT’s “Monday Mornings” (and any chance of ever finishing that Random Roles with Alfred Molina)

Back in January, I had a very nice interview – a Random Roles interview, to be specific – with Alfred Molina in conjunction with his about-to-premiere TNT series, Monday Mornings. Our time was limited because of the number of people … Continue reading

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Further AV Club Contributions from 2012: The Non-Random-Roles Interviews

I know it may sometimes seem like it, but the interviews I do for the Onion AV Club aren’t always Random Roles…although I have been accused of performing stealth Random Roles interviews even on the occasions when I’m not using … Continue reading

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Circumstances Beyond My Control: Unfinished Random Roles Business

As you’ve seen in the trio of Random Roles Rewind pieces I’ve posted over the course of the past few weeks, 2012 was a very good year for me when it came to working within my favorite of the Onion … Continue reading

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Random Roles Rewind 2012 – Pt. 3

If you’ve seen Part 1 and Part 2 of my look back at my various Random Roles interviews for the Onion AV Club this year, then this third chapter in the saga will come as no surprise, even if it’s … Continue reading

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Random Roles Rewind 2012 – Pt. 2

A few days ago, I offered up the first part of my look back at the Random Roles interviews I’ve done for the Onion AV Club this year, and rather than leaving you hanging for too long, I figured I’d … Continue reading

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Random Roles Rewind 2012 – Pt. 1

Not everyone gets a chance at a dream gig, and those that do are rarely fortunate enough to take that gig and feel like they’ve made the most of it, but if I might be allowed a rare moment of … Continue reading

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Excised from the AV Club: Phil Morris

Characters actors make great interviews. Maybe not always, but statistically speaking, they tend to be chock full of stories about experiences in show business that you’ve probably never heard before, mostly because these folks tend to fly under the radar … Continue reading

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Robyn Hitchcock on “Insanely Jealous” and “Flesh Number One”

I had a great time chatting with Robyn Hitchcock for the AV Club’s Set List, which was no real surprise, as all of our previous conversations have been quite enjoyable as well. (I can’t find any trace of the interview … Continue reading

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