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Keeping Score – Composer Cliff Martinez Returns to the LA Underworld of Nicolas Winding Refn

Aug 01, 2019 Web Exclusive

The Composer-Director tandem links again for the luminously bizarre episodic series Too Old To Die Young. More

16th Annual Artist Survey: Sunflower Bean

Mar 28, 2019 Issue #65 - Mitski and boygenius

For Under the Radar's 16th Annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to the last year, plus some fun personal questions. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2018 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. More

“Trial and Error” Creator and Showrunner Jeff Astrof on the Campaign to Save the Acclaimed Comedy

Jan 29, 2019 Web Exclusive

Some TV shows are too good for this world. Some are cancelled before their time. Some capture lightning in a bottle once and are unable to replicate it. Others go on a little too long (Scrubs, Frasier). Some have to battle with their studios to stay on the air just long enough to finish up their stories (The Wire).  More

Joel Hodgson on the New Season and 30th Anniversary of Mystery Science Theater 3000

Nov 12, 2018 Web Exclusive

In the not-too-distant future – next Thursday, A.D. – the cult movie-riffing show Mystery Science Theater 3000 will return to Netflix with six new episodes comprising the series’ 12th season. More

Paul Rust on the Final Season of Netflix’s “Love”

Mar 08, 2018 Web Exclusive

Paul Rust is every bit the modern TV star, driving towards the Sunset Strip in Los Angeles, as I speak to him the week before the release of the third and final season of Netflix original Love. The show is produced by Judd Apatow and created by Rust alongside his wife Lesley Arfin. More

Jean-Claude Van Damme and the Creators of “Jean-Claude Van Johnson”

Dec 11, 2017 Web Exclusive

Equal parts action and comedy, the upcoming Amazon series Jean-Claude Van Johnson – debuting on December 15th – feels like a gift from Jean-Claude Van Damme to his fans. In the show, the Belgian martial arts superstar plays a version of himself, Jean-Claude Van Damme. The series supposes that the master of high kicks and wide splits was recruited by a top secret black ops unit early in his career, and that the movies he made over the last 30 years – often filmed in far-off countries – were actually a cover for dangerous, James Bond-like espionage missions. His operative name? The not-suspicious-sounding-at-all “Jean-Claude Van Johnson.” More

Steve Lightfoot, Showrunner on the Netflix Series “Marvel’s Punisher”

Nov 22, 2017 Web Exclusive

Grim. Gruesome. Unrelenting. Those intense adjectives and more would be apt describing The Punisherthe latest Marvel Universe series streaming on Netflix. More

Joel Hodgson and Jonah Ray on Bringing Back “Mystery Science Theater 3000”

Apr 12, 2017 Web Exclusive

We spoke with series creator Joel Hodgson and the Satellite of Love’s new resident human, Jonah Ray, about bringing back the beloved movie-riffing show. More

Rose McIver of iZombie

Mar 29, 2016 Issue # 56 - Best of 2015 - Father John Misty and Wolf Alice

Feasting on brains hardly seems like leading lady fare, but Rose McIver is more than eager to dig in. In fact, the 27-year-old actress relishes her monstrous starring on role iZombie (a hit TV series in its second season on CW, based on the cult Vertigo/DC comic book of the same name).  More