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  1. role call
    Kathy Najimy Answers Every Question We Have About Sister ActOn how Entertainment Tonight host Mary Hart inspired the character’s relentless pep and sneaking backstage in a bunny costume to meet Bette Midler.
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    William Sadler Answers Every Question We Have About Bill & Ted’s Bogus JourneyThe veteran character actor on the origin of Death’s Czech accent, creating some of the character’s most famous lines, and bonding with George Carlin.
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    Lance Reddick Answers Our Questions About Horizon Forbidden West and Destiny“Sylens was one of the first times I’ve watched myself as an animated character and thought, Wow, that’s a really cool character. I got a good deal.”
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    Wayne Knight Answers Every Question We Have About Basic Instinct“I feel like this film couldn’t be made today because the voice against it would be too strong and too listened-to.”
  5. it’s coming
    Erika Christensen Answers Every Question We Have About SwimfanOn the appeal of bunny boilers, which teen star got unnecessarily waxed for pool shoots, and the possibility of a sequel.
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    BD Wong Answers Every Question We Have About the Jurassic Park Films“The human desire to scratch certain itches is what makes cultural things happen. It’s not the Kardashians’ fault people are fascinated with them.”
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    Rosie Perez Answers All Our Questions About White Men Can’t JumpOn losing it in front of Alex Trebek, that time Woody Harrelson ratted her out to Wesley Snipes, and the trio’s upcoming Oscars reunion.
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    Sam Richardson Answers All Our Questions About Veep“The rhythm I tried to find was, Information, information, information … side note.
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    Judy Greer Answers All Our Questions About Jawbreaker“I was always — and probably still am — a little terrified of Rose.”
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    Lee Pace Answers All Our Questions About Pushing Daisies“When I got cast in The Hobbit, Peter Jackson said, ‘We loved you in Pushing Daisies. That’s why you’re here.’”
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    Matthew Lillard and Skeet Ulrich Answer All Our Questions About Scream“Looking back on this has been like looking back on the first love of your life.”
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    Julie Delpy Answers Every Question We Have About 2 Days in ParisOn tricking studio executives into making movies, dodging the word “crazy” throughout her career, and why she thinks she might be Larry David.
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    David Krumholtz Answers Every Question We Have About The Santa ClauseOn the ups and downs of life as Bernard the Head Elf, an unexpected sex symbol for a generation of weird and, often queer, young adults.
  14. this is my place
    Brenda Vaccaro Answers Every Question We Have About Midnight CowboyThe actress on John Schlesinger’s documentary-style filmmaking, what it was like to film her memorable sex scene, and that iconic fox-fur coat.
  15. where did i go right
    Matthew Broderick Answers Every Question We Have About The ProducersThe born-and-bred New Yorker feels about Mel Brooks’s musical movie the way people from Chicago feel about Ferris Bueller.
  16. just press a button
    Fred Williamson Answers Every Question We Have About Black CaesarThe Hammer remembers the guerrilla style of director Larry Cohen and how New York City provided a neighborhood full of free extras.
  17. surrender dorothy!
    Griffin Dunne Answers Every Question We Have About After HoursIt started with Martin Scorsese demanding he abstain from sex during the shoot and almost ended with Paul stuck in that sculpture.
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    Laura Dern Answers Every Question We Have About Citizen RuthOn Alexander Payne’s “equal-opportunity offender” abortion comedy, Miramax’s efforts to “kill” support for it, and its continued relevance.
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    Bianca Lawson Answers Every Question We Have About Pretty Little Liars“She’s in love with this other girl and that’s the truth.”
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    Alan Cumming Answers Every Question We Have About GoldenEyeOn dodging the Russian mafia, getting dry ice stuck to his scalp, and having no time for No Time to Die.
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    Krysten Ritter Answers All Our Questions About VampsAlso, she would like her fangs back, please.
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    Drea de Matteo Answers All Our Questions About That Episode of The SopranosYou know the one.
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    J. Smith-Cameron Answers Every Question We Have About Harriet the SpyOn impressing Rosie O’Donnell with her theater credits, hanging with Courtney B. Vance in Canada, and the enduring brilliance of the Harriet costumes.
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    Richard E. Grant Answers Every Question We Have About Spice WorldOn meeting Roger Moore and Meat Loaf, the biggest trailer of his career, the Spice Girls’ improv skills, and all the costumes he kept.
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    Kim Basinger Answers Every Question We Have About Being Tom Petty’s Lady Corpse“To be honest, it was the hardest role I’ve ever played in my entire life.”
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    Elisabeth Shue Answers Every Question We Have About Adventures in Babysitting On going out with Bradley Whitford, ending up at the Playboy Mansion, and saying “fuck” in a Disney movie against her dad’s wishes.
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    Rosie O’Donnell Answers Every Question We Have About Sleepless in SeattleOn forgetting her lines in front of Nora Ephron, attending the premiere with Madonna, and embracing the “funny friend” role.
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    Lori Petty Answers Every Question We Have About A League of Their OwnOn sharing a makeup trailer with Madonna, laughing at Jon Lovitz, standing firm on the film’s ending, and the possibility of a TV series.
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    Blair Underwood Answers All Our Questions About Sex and the City’s Dr. Robert“I didn’t think it was too soon. He wasn’t asking her to marry him — he was just giving her a big ol’ cookie!”
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    Hayley Mills Answers Every Question We Have About The Parent TrapThe actress talks working with Walt Disney, life as a teen icon in the ’60s, and her new memoir about a Hollywood that no longer exists.
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    Lesley Ann Warren Answers Every Question We Have About Clue“When it opened, we were all ravaged by disappointment. But ultimately, we got our revenge.”
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    Chad Lindberg Answers Every Question We Have About The Fast and the FuriousOn the 20th anniversary of the unlikely start of the now-monster franchise, the actor thinks it’s time to #BringJesseBack.
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    Shane West Answers Every Question We Have About A Walk to Remember“You want to be acknowledged for the work that you’re putting in, but I was never really a TMZ person.”
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    Harry Hamlin Answers Our Clash of the Titans QuestionsFor the actor, making the cult classic involved clashing with the producers over decapitations, apartheid, and robot owls.
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    Blake McIver Ewing Answers Every Question We Have About The Little RascalsThe former child actor on meeting Spielberg, fanning out over Marty’s mom from Back to the Future, and having lunch with Donald Trump on set.
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    Lisa Jakub Answers Every Question We Have About Mrs. Doubtfire“[At one point] I realized that it was actually going to be believable that we would not know that that was Robin.”
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    Paul Bettany Answers Every Question We Have About A Knight’s Tale“You can imagine: We were all young and in the Czech Republic all together having a ball. It never really felt like work at all.”
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    Sarah Paulson Answers Every Question We Have About Down With LoveThe 2003 sex-comedy redux was going to be her big break, until it very much wasn’t.
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    Regina Hall Answers Every Question We Have About Support The GirlsThe actress looks back on that pivotal role, as well as her psychic premonitions, the arc of her career, and her incredible 50th birthday video.
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    Tony Shalhoub Answers Every Question We Have About Spy KidsOn playing a redeemable villain, making a movie for his kids, and what it’s like to have four heads.
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    Marcia Gay Harden Answers Every Question We Have About Her Pollock Oscars WinWithout a SAG or Golden Globe nomination, the actor’s win was a long shot. Twenty years later, she reminisces with Vulture about the night.
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    Jennifer Love Hewitt Answers Every Question We Have About HeartbreakersOn being attached to Ray Liotta’s crotch, the media’s obsession with her body, and the possibility of a sequel.
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    Denis O’Hare Answers Every Question We Have About Being a Judge on The Good WifeIncluding how the honorable Judge Abernathy is like a messenger in a Greek Tragedy.
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    Judy Reyes Answers Every Question We Have About Jane the VirginOn passing up “sassy” roles for powerful ones, not being the only Latinx person on set, and the sexed-up Netflix period piece she wants to join next.
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    Christopher McDonald Answers Every Question We Have About Happy Gilmore“It’s lovely to have a hit like this, I’ve gotta say. It keeps on giving.”
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    Brandy Answers Every Question We Have About CinderellaOn singing with Whitney Houston, the fate of the movie’s soundtrack, and building up impossible hopes for Black girls everywhere.
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    Maryam Hassan Answers Every Question We Have About School of RockOn changing her character’s name, jamming with Jack Black, and the cast’s thriving group chat.
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    Miffy Englefield Answers Every Question We Have About The Holiday The actress recalls Mr. Napkin Head, how the movie helped pull her family out of debt, and the last time she heard from Jude Law.
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    Eva Green Answers Every Question We Have About The Dreamers“Even though there were lots of nude scenes, I was desperate to do it. I was like, ‘I don’t care!’”
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    Brooke Smith Answers Every Question We Have About The Silence of the Lambs“I know I’ll forever be the girl in the pit. For sure. And I’m okay with that.”
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