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The Emmy Studio

  1. Jonathan Banks and Rhea Seehorn Have Weird FansApparently lawyers really love Better Call Saul.
  2. Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould Play ‘Breaking Saul’ TriviaWho knows Better Call Saul and Breaking Bad better than the two creators?
  3. Jurnee Smollett-Bell Got Great Career Advice From Samuel L. JacksonThe Underground actress was 9 at the time.
  4. Mandy Moore and Justin Hartley Reveal the Class Clown of This Is UsPlus: Their hopes for the show’s second season.
  5. Tony Hale and Alia Shawkat on Arrested Development’s Comedy LegacyTo this day, Hale’s parents still don’t think it’s funny.
  6. Carrie Coon Tells Ewan McGregor She Wasn’t Allowed to Act As a KidThe Fargo co-stars had very different paths to the craft.
  7. Paul Scheer and Rob Huebel Once Performed at a Wedding and It Was TerribleBut they were paid in food, which was nice.
  8. John Ridley and Freida Pinto Discuss the Making of GuerrillaShowtime’s Guerrilla was definitely not Planet of the Apes.
  9. Jerrod Carmichael Explains Why Performing Is Like a First DateAnd why he doesn’t use a computer to write stand-up comedy.
  10. How Jill Soloway Convinced Jay Duplass to Audition for Transparent With a SongAnd Amy Landecker tells her younger self not to fret over “five extra pounds.”
  11. Leah Remini and Wendi McLendon-Covey Became Friends Doing a Reality Prank Series▶️ “Poor Leah had to walk through Costco.”
  12. Damon Lindelof Explains That Bizarre Leftovers Meets Perfect Strangers EpisodeMark Linn-Baker, a.k.a. “Cousin Larry,” was totally game for the absurdity.
  13. Watch Lena Waithe Geek Out About Big Little Lies With Adam ScottShe also offers to play a key lesbian role if there is a season two.
  14. Tig Notaro Can’t Tell the Difference Between TV Tig and Real-Life TigHer One Mississippi co-star John Rothman also reveals which of his Ghostbusters co-stars is Notaro’s comedy twin.
  15. Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Creators Explain How They Sneak Smut Onto Network TVRachel Bloom and Aline Brosh McKenna reveal that double entendres like “parking in the back” are helpful.
  16. Matt Walsh Prepped for His Veep Audition While He SleptHe also reveals Rudy Giuliani’s role in helping to launch Upright Citizens Brigade.
  17. Veep’s Timothy Simons Reveals His All-Time Favorite Insults for JonahThings get personal when people say he’s “the wrong shape.”
  18. Casual Stars Michaela Watkins, Tommy Dewey Write Letters to Their Younger SelvesAnd there are a lot of PS’s.
  19. Abigail Spencer Recalls an Awkward Moment in Bed With Jon Hamm on Mad MenMad Men creator Matthew Weiner had a very specific note for the Rectify actress about her makeup.
  20. Brit Marling’s First Paid Acting Job Was Kissing Gillian JacobsThe stars of the The OA and Love talk about their early roles on Community and Hollywood’s gender divide.
  21. Watch Jennifer Hudson Sing Her Favorite Lyric From Hairspray LiveThe star sings “I Know Where I’ve Been” and talks about playing Motormouth Maybelle in the show.
  22. See Photos of Mandy Moore, Jennifer Hudson, and More in the Vulture Emmy StudioWe gathered 45 Emmy contenders at Milk Studios to talk about their shows.
  23. Do I Know You? Conan O’Brien and Andy Richter Find OutWhat is Andy’s one-day Celebrity Jeopardy record? What is Conan’s favorite episode of The Simpsons that he wrote? The late-night duo quiz each other.
  24. Amanda Peet and Alexander Skarsgard Swap Mortifying Soap-Opera Acting StoriesThe stars of Big Little Lies and Brockmire get to know each other by discussing their dark TV pasts.
  25. Writing Black Mirror Made Rashida Jones Buy a DumbphoneJones and Mike Schur, who co-wrote the show’s “Nosedive” episode, discuss technology and 10-year-old Rashida’s interactive murder mystery.
  26. Carrie Brownstein Crashed at Fred Armisen’s Apartment Long Before They Ever MetBefore they created Portlandia, the two musicians crossed paths in Chicago.
  27. Of Course the Stars of Silicon Valley Met Playing Video GamesKumail Nanjiani and Thomas Middleditch talk about how they got to know each other.
  28. Do I Know You? Kevin Bacon and Kathryn Hahn of ‘I Love Dick’ Take Vulture’s TestThe two actors play a game and learn a lot about each other.