Inside the Actors Studio

Thursdays, 8:00 PM ET on Bravo

60 minutes

James Lipton interviews some of today's most talented actors, directors and writers. In the audience are students and famous alumni of the Actors Studio's master of fine arts program. The interviewees talk about their childhood, how they got started in show business, their early career and behind-the-scenes trivia. The interview concludes with a standardized questionnaire that includes such questions as "What is your favorite word?" and "If heaven exists, what would you like to hear God say when you arrive?" After that, Lipton and the interviewee move to a classroom where the M.F.A. students can question the interviewee directly.

Thursdays, 8:00 PM ET on Bravo

60 minutes

James Lipton interviews some of today's most talented actors, directors and writers. In the audience are students and famous alumni of the Actors Studio's master of fine arts program. The interviewees talk about their childhood, how they got started in show business, their early career and behind-the-scenes trivia. The interview concludes with a standardized questionnaire that includes such questions as "What is your favorite word?" and "If heaven exists, what would you like to hear God say when you arrive?" After that, Lipton and the interviewee move to a classroom where the M.F.A. students can question the interviewee directly.

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James Lipton interviews Jeff Daniels, who talks about his Midwestern roots and his founding of a Michigan theater. Daniels also reflects on his film experiences and working on TV's "The Newsroom," and additionally showcases his musical ambitions.

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January 7, 2016
James Lipton interviews Jeff Daniels, who talks about his Midwestern roots and his founding of a Michigan theater. Daniels also reflects on his film experiences and working on TV's "The Newsroom," and additionally showcases his musical ambitions.
Season Finale
Host James Lipton interviews Steve Carell, who talks about his early years at the Second City comedy troupe, his segue from the small screen to the silver screen, his films and his affinity for portraying "losers."

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s21e3 Steve Carell
December 17, 2015
Host James Lipton interviews Steve Carell, who talks about his early years at the Second City comedy troupe, his segue from the small screen to the silver screen, his films and his affinity for portraying "losers."
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