Inside the Actors Studio

  • 1994
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

Performers and directors discuss their lives, inspirations and craft as they weather a shower of compliments from host James Lipton before an audience of students from New York's Actors Studio. Along with ample film clips and his stack of blue index cards, Lipton's borderline obsequiousness became the show's trademark (and fodder for 'SNL' parody), and (more…)

William H. Macy

First Aired: October 24, 2004

Emmy winner William H. Macy discusses his education, creative process, and film roles in “Fargo,” “Boogie Nights,” “Pleasantville” and “Seabiscuit.” Macy also talks about studying with writer-director David Mamet; playing a man with cerebral palsy in “Door to Door”; and living with wife Felicity Huffman. Clips include: “Fargo,” “State and Main” and “Door to Door.” James Lipton hosts.

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  • Premiered: June 12, 1994
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Performers and directors discuss their lives, inspirations and craft as they weather a shower of compliments from host James Lipton before an audience of students from New York's Actors Studio. Along with ample film clips and his stack of blue index cards,… (more)

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