Stump the Editor Episode 5: Alex Winter!
Welcome to the latest episode of ComingSoon.net’s podcast, Stump the Editor! This week actor and director Alex Winter (The Lost Boys, Bill & Ted trilogy) drops by to duel with CS editor Max Evry for movie trivia domination! Winter’s latest documentary effort Zappa chronicles the life of counterculture hero Frank Zappa and is now playing in theaters and on demand!
Join host Kristy Puchko (Pajiba, The /Filmcast) as she pits ComingSoon.net’s Managing Editor Max Evry against a string of celebrity guests in a grueling round of movie trivia. Then, in the second round, the guests get to turn the tables on Max by asking him trivia questions about their own career! Listen or download the podcast via the player below!
With unfettered access to the Zappa family trust and all archival footage, Zappa explores the private life behind the mammoth musical career that never shied away from the political turbulence of its time. Alex Winter’s assembly features appearances by Frank’s widow Gail Zappa and several of Frank’s musical collaborators including Mike Keneally, Ian Underwood, Steve Vai, Pamela Des Barres, Bunk Gardner, David Harrington, Scott Thunes, Ruth Underwood, Ray White and others.
Today we have actor and director Alex Winter! Best known for his iconic role as Bill S. Preston, Esq. in the Bill & Ted movies –the most recent of which, Bill & Ted Face the Music, came out earlier this year to rave reviews- Winter is also an accomplished director. He made his debut behind the camera with the cult 1993 comedy Freaked, and has since gone on to make several acclaimed documentaries including Downloaded, Deep Web and Showbiz Kids.
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