Tuesday, March 19, 2019: John Cleese, Amanda Brugel and more

Today on q: actor and comedian John Cleese, q screen panel with John Semley and Tina Hassannia, actor Amanda Brugel
Actor Amanda Brugel, actor and comedian John Cleese, the cast of the Netflix series One Day at a Time. (Vivian Rashotte/CBC, Dave J Hogan/Getty Images, JC Olivera/Getty Images )

Today on q, with guest host Ali Hassan:

  • British comedy legend John Cleese reflects on his career and discusses his latest stage show, Why There Is No Hope, in which he examines what he sees as the failings of the world's leaders.
  • The q screen panel discusses whether or not fan campaigns to save TV shows work, or if there's actually more at play behind the scenes.
  • Actor Amanda Brugel talks about The Handmaid's Tale, fighting for good roles and rejecting stereotypes.

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