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Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021: Steven Yeun, Andrei Konchalovsky and more

Today on Q: actor Steven Yeun, filmmaker Andrei Konchalovsky, Canada Reads panellist Devery Jacobs, actor and comedian Tracy Morgan.

Today on Q: Steven Yeun, Andrei Konchalovsky, Devery Jacobs, Tracy Morgan

Actor Steven Yeun, filmmaker Andrei Konchalovsky, Canada Reads panellist Devery Jacobs, actor and comedian Tracy Morgan. (Catherine Stockhausen/CBC, Getty Images, Submitted by Devery Jacobs, Paul Mobley)

Today on Q, with host Tom Power:

  • Steven Yeun talks about his starring role in the new drama Minari, about a father who moves his family from California to rural Arkansas to follow his dream of starting a farm.

  • Filmmaker Andrei Konchalovsky explains why Russian audiences have had vastly differing reactions to his historical drama Dear Comrades, which tells the true story of a massacre of unarmed factory workers in the Soviet Union in 1962.

  • Actress Devery Jacobs talks about defending Joshua Whitehead's debut novel Jonny Appleseed in this year's Canada Reads debates.

  • Tracy Morgan chats about Coming 2 America, and shares how Eddie Murphy and the original Coming to America inspired his own rise as a comedian.

WATCH | Official trailer for Minari:

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WATCH | Official trailer for Coming 2 America:

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