May 13, 2015 | 4:22Q "22 Minutes" writer Jeremy Woodcock on SNL's alleged comedy plagiarism Video
Q "22 Minutes" writer Jeremy Woodcock on SNL's alleged comedy plagiarism May 13, 2015 | 4:22"This Hour Has 22 Minutes" writer Jeremy Woodcock shares his reaction to the fallout of SNL's alleged plagiarism of his sketch, "Win, Lose, or Draw". In it, individuals playing a game are asked to draw a picture of a clue that only they can see. The prize at stake is 1 million dollars. The problem: the two are asked to draw the Prophet Muhammad.
Apr 30, 2015 | 18:41Q Doc Filmmaker Morgan Neville Video
Q Doc Filmmaker Morgan Neville Apr 30, 2015 | 18:41The Oscar-winning documentary filmmaker (20 Feet from Stardom) joins Shad to discuss his newest doc, "Best of Enemies". He tells Shad about his fascination with the arch-nemeses Gore Vidal and William F. Buckley Jr, their theatrical vitriol, and how they contributed to today's polarized political climate.
Apr 29, 2015 | 25:46Q Pras brings "Sweet Mickey for President" to studio q Video
Q Pras brings "Sweet Mickey for President" to studio q Apr 29, 2015 | 25:46Former Fugee Pras joins Shad to discuss the documentary Sweet Micky for President. Pras, who is of Haitian descent, felt compelled to get political following the 2010 earthquake that devastated the Caribbean nation. He persuaded Haitian entertainer Michel Martelly aka "Sweet Micky" to run for President — but unbeknownst to Pras, his bandmate and "brother" Wyclef Jean had also thrown his hat into the Presidential ring.
Apr 13, 2015 | 28:57Q Bill Kurtis brings his true crime tales to Studio Q Video
Q Bill Kurtis brings his true crime tales to Studio Q Apr 13, 2015 | 28:57As a journalist and television news anchor, Bill Kurtis has covered a wide range of stories over his 40 year career — but the Peabody and Emmy Award-winner is best known for his genre-defining true crime programs on A&E, including "American Justice" and "Cold Case Files". He sat down for a feature chat in Studio Q
Mar 31, 2015 | 15:37Q Patricia Rozema brings "Women Who Act" to Studio Q Video
Q Patricia Rozema brings "Women Who Act" to Studio Q Mar 31, 2015 | 15:37Patricia Rozema sits down with guest host Rachel Giese to discuss the importance of strong, self-realized female characters, why openness is a muscle that must be developed, and the dearth of complex female protagonists, especially beyond a certain age.
Mar 24, 2015 | 3:32Q The quotable John Patrick Shanley Video
Q The quotable John Patrick Shanley Mar 24, 2015 | 3:32"Let's just go ahead and make mistakes, and live your life, and let it be a mess, and let it be a very interesting mess, and maybe ultimately will be a beautiful Jackson Pollock."
Pulitzer Prize-winning writer John Patrick Shanley let many pearls of wisdom drop when he spoke with Piya in Studio - here's a smattering of what he had to say.