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Q - Adam Driver drops "The F Word" in Studio QJul 11, 2014 | 22:44Q Adam Driver drops "The F Word" in Studio Q Video
Q Adam Driver drops "The F Word" in Studio Q Jul 11, 2014 | 22:44Adam Driver, perhaps best known for playing Adam Sackler on Girls (and soon to be very well known for his role in the upcoming Star Wars sequel) sat down with Jian in Studio Q to talk about his role alongside Zoe Kazan and Daniel Radcliffe in "The F Word".
Q - Dashan in Studio QJul 11, 2014 | 16:21Q Dashan in Studio Q Video
Q Dashan in Studio Q Jul 11, 2014 | 16:21Mark Henry Rowswell, better known as Dashan, shares the incredible story of how he learned fluent Mandarin and shot to fame as a top media personality and performer in China.
Q - Adam Nayman says Showgirls "doesn't suck"Jul 10, 2014 | 1:16Q Adam Nayman says Showgirls "doesn't suck" Video
Q Adam Nayman says Showgirls "doesn't suck" Jul 10, 2014 | 1:16Film critic Adam Nayman offers some support for Paul Verhoeven's much maligned "Showgirls" saying that it was a victim of bad timing and should be watched with a pair of fresh eyes.
Q - "Unconditional Love" by Against Me! (Live)Jul 10, 2014 | 3:01Q "Unconditional Love" by Against Me! (Live) Video
Q "Unconditional Love" by Against Me! (Live) Jul 10, 2014 | 3:01Florida punk-rockers Against Me! turn it up a couple of notches for this performance of "Unconditional Love" from their latest record "Transgender Dysphoria Blues".
Q - Laverne Cox on "Orange is the New Black"Jul 8, 2014 | 3:30Q Laverne Cox on "Orange is the New Black" Video
Q Laverne Cox on "Orange is the New Black" Jul 8, 2014 | 3:30Laverne Cox speaks with Jian about how landing the role of Sophia Burset was the role she was waiting for her whole life, the joy of playing such a complex character, and how she's been a role model to other trans women.
Q - Against Me! bring "Transgender Dysphoria Blues" to Studio QJul 7, 2014 | 10:54Q Against Me! bring "Transgender Dysphoria Blues" to Studio Q Video
Q Against Me! bring "Transgender Dysphoria Blues" to Studio Q Jul 7, 2014 | 10:54Against Me! frontwoman Laura Jane Grace talks to Jian about her coming out as transgender, her excitement to be a part of Toronto's World Pride celebrations, and about her thoughts on whether there has been a cultural shift when it comes to attitudes toward the trans* community.
Q - Eps 28 - Lake Bell - Don Newman - Sarah McLachlanJul 6, 2014 | 45:12Q Eps 28 - Lake Bell - Don Newman - Sarah McLachlan Video
Q Eps 28 - Lake Bell - Don Newman - Sarah McLachlan Jul 6, 2014 | 45:12This week on Q: "Million Dollar Arm" star, Lake Bell; veteran broadcaster, Don Newman; Sarah McLachlan performs.
Q - Reggie Watts beatboxing in Studio QJul 3, 2014 | 3:25Q Reggie Watts beatboxing in Studio Q Video
Q Reggie Watts beatboxing in Studio Q Jul 3, 2014 | 3:25Creative performer Reggie Watts reminisces over the pedal that got him started on looping and then shares some of his signature improv beatboxing during his feature-length interview with Jian in Studio Q.
Q - "FUCKMYLIFE666" by Against Me! (Live)Jul 3, 2014 | 3:13Q "FUCKMYLIFE666" by Against Me! (Live) Video
Q "FUCKMYLIFE666" by Against Me! (Live) Jul 3, 2014 | 3:13Against Me! make it loud in Studio Q with their Friday Live performance of "FML666" from their latest record "Transgender Dysphoria Blues".
Q - "Spirit" by Future Islands (Live)Jul 2, 2014 | 11:34Q "Spirit" by Future Islands (Live) Video
Q "Spirit" by Future Islands (Live) Jul 2, 2014 | 11:34Baltimore's own Future Islands gather in Studio Q to perform "Spirit" from their latest record "Singles" and then have a chat about the genesis of their new record and how their "Letterman moment" has changed them.
Q - Creative shape-shifter Reggie WattsJul 2, 2014 | 31:22Q Creative shape-shifter Reggie Watts Video
Q Creative shape-shifter Reggie Watts Jul 2, 2014 | 31:22Jian speaks with Reggie Watts, a comedic performer and multi-instrumentalist with a penchant for the absurd. The fearless improviser is now in his third season as the co-star and band leader on the hit faux-talk show "Comedy Bang! Bang!"
Q - Transgender actress, activist and producer Laverne CoxJun 30, 2014 | 19:43Q Transgender actress, activist and producer Laverne Cox Video
Q Transgender actress, activist and producer Laverne Cox Jun 30, 2014 | 19:43Unexpected Orange is the New Black breakout starm Laverne Cox has hardly been basking in her new-found fame - she has been tirelessly advocating for transgender rights and equality, especially the plight of trans women of colour who she says are still living in a state of emergency despite the fact that trans people are gaining more visibility on their own terms.
Q - Masha Gessen on defiance and exileJun 27, 2014 | 17:29Q Masha Gessen on defiance and exile Video
Q Masha Gessen on defiance and exile Jun 27, 2014 | 17:29Russian journalist and writer-in-exile Masha Gessen joins Jian in person for the first time since leaving her home country -- a difficult decision she made on account of that country's homosexual propaganda laws and the threats brought against her family. Gessen -- author of "Words Will Break Cement: The Passion of Pussy Riot", and a sharp critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin -- reflects on the repercussions of the anti-gay legislation, and the narratives that are missing from mainstream news coverage.
Q - "True Trans Soul Rebel" by Against Me! (Live)Jun 27, 2014 | 3:35Q "True Trans Soul Rebel" by Against Me! (Live) Video
Q "True Trans Soul Rebel" by Against Me! (Live) Jun 27, 2014 | 3:35Q was waking up the neighbours this morning with live performances from Against Me!, including "True Trans Soul Rebel" from their record "Transgender Dysphoria Blues".
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Q John Cameron Mitchell on Hedwig and the Angry Inch Jun 26, 2014 | 32:53John Cameron Mitchell joins Jian to reflect on the long-running hit musical "Hedwig and the Angry Inch". The award-winning production, which most recently starred Neil Patrick Harris as Hedwig, tells the story of a transgender rock star from East Berlin.

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