September 18, 2018

Episode 3: Sofia Alvarez, “To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before”

In episode 3, Jordan spoke with Sofia Alvarez about her latest project, the romantic comedy TO ALL THE BOYS I’VE LOVED BEFORE, The film was adapted from Jenny Han’s 2014 novel of the same name, and was released on Netflix on August 17. It follows 16-year-old Lara Jean Song Covey, whose life is thrown through a […]

September 11, 2018

Episode 2: Alec Berg & Bill Hader, “Barry”

In Episode 2, Jordan was joined by Alec Berg and Bill Hader—co-creators of the Emmy-nominated HBO dark comedy series BARRY. The show stars Bill Hader as the eponymous Barry, a hitman with aspirations of becoming an actor. Bill Hader’s eight-year stint on SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE turned him into something of a household name. He’s also […]

September 4, 2018

Episode 1: Michael Arndt, “Endings”

Michael Arndt talks with OnWriting host Jordan Carlos about his free, video tutorial, ENDINGS: THE GOOD, THE BAD, AND THE INSANELY GREAT. In the video, the Academy Awar-winning screenwriter explores how great endings work with a close analysis of the climaxes of STAR WARS, THE GRADUATE, and his own screenplay, LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE. LISTEN HERE: Click here to […]

March 8, 2018

In Solidarity: International Women’s Day

What the woman who labors wants is the right to live, not simply exist — the right to life as the rich woman has the right to life, and the sun and music and art. You have nothing that the humblest worker has not a right to have also. The worker must have bread, but […]

January 16, 2018

Interview: Caytha Jentis (THE OTHER F WORD)

THE OTHER F WORD (Amazon Video Direct) follows the coming-of-age adventures of a forty-something year-old mom who moves to New York City to live with her sister after her husband impulsively runs away with the Peace Corps and her youngest kid goes off to college. Now in its second season, THE OTHER F WORD is […]