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Wednesday, May 27, 2020: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Benjamin Ree and more

Today on q: actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt, jazz singer and composer Tish Oney on the late singer Peggy Lee, The Ringer writer and q's online columnist Alyssa Bereznak, director Benjamin Ree, directors Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers and Kathleen Hepburn.
Actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt, the late singer Peggy Lee, director Benjamin Ree, directors Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers and Kathleen Hepburn. (Getty Images, Getty Images, Kristoffer Kumar, Samuel Engelking)
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Today on q, with host Tom Power:

  • Actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt talks about his new YouTube Original series Create Together #WithMe, his ongoing project HitRecord, and how he's helping people stay creative during the pandemic.

  • Jazz singer and composer Tish Oney shares her gateway to the music of Peggy Lee in celebration of the late great American singer-songwriter's centennial birthday.

  • The Ringer writer and q's online columnist Alyssa Bereznak unpacks how Joe Rogan's $100-million licensing deal with Spotify could turn the podcasting industry on its head.

  • Director Benjamin Ree talks about his new documentary The Painter and the Thief, which follows the story of an unlikely friendship between an artist and the man who stole her painting.

  • Directors Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers and Kathleen Hepburn discuss their acclaimed Canadian drama The Body Remembers When The World Broke Open, which is now nominated for six Canadian Screen Awards.

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