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Mitch Albom  Discusses New Book On The Life, Death And Legacy Of His Haitian Foster Daughter

Mitch Albom Discusses New Book On The Life, Death And Legacy Of His Haitian Foster Daughter

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Donald Trump Jr. Releases a New Book

Donald Trump Jr. Releases a New Book

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-Guys, I’m very thrilled he’s here. Adam Sandler is my guest tonight! [ Cheers and applause ] He stars in the new movie “Uncut Gems,” and he’s already getting some Oscar buzz for his performance. I’d love to see him win an Oscar, ’cause if the orchestra tries to cut off his speech, he’d be […]

Jason Momoa Struggled to Book Gigs After Game of Thrones

Jason Momoa Struggled to Book Gigs After Game of Thrones

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-I’m gonna geek out a little bit. -You are? -He knows I’m a big fan. -Really? -I’m a huge fan of The Roots. I’m a huge fan of you. -Oh, my God. -I’m a huge fan. -Thank you very much. [ Cheers and applause ] I’m a huge fan right back! -But it’s been — […]

The Creature: a character study

The Creature: a character study

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You…abandoned me!— It speaks! — Yes, Frankenstein!— “It” speaks! — You know my name!Everybody thinks the creature is called Frankenstein.One of the tragedies of the piece is that he is not even given the dignity of a name.The book gives the creature this incredible voice. He narrates part of huge chunks of it.A lot of […]

Kevin the Cashier at the New York Public Library, Part 2

Kevin the Cashier at the New York Public Library, Part 2

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– [women singing] Kevin the Cashier Played by Adam [Jason Derulo’s “Talk Dirty”] – Hi. Sorry, where did you get these from? Outside on the rack. – Let me see if I can find a, um… – I think they say 4.95 each. – I mean, they’re– The first rule of cashiering… – On the […]

Do Not Play: “Happy Hump Day,” “The Book Is on the Table”

Do Not Play: “Happy Hump Day,” “The Book Is on the Table”

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-Now, before we start, I just want you all to know that every artist and song I’m about to play for you is 100% real. Questlove? -I don’t believe you. -They are real. They’re actual bands and actual songs. This is probably the 10th time we’ve done this, so you know for a fact they’re […]

Viggo Mortensen on Oscar Nomination & Green Book

Viggo Mortensen on Oscar Nomination & Green Book

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Name That Song Challenge with Taylor Swift

Name That Song Challenge with Taylor Swift

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-The Roots are gonna start playing a song one instrument at a time. Taylor and I can buzz in and guess as soon as we know the song. But if you guess wrong, the other person gets a chance to steal. -Ugh. Treacherous. -You can play — -Crazy. -You can play along at home. Roots, […]

Lupita Nyong’o Captures Her Struggle with Colorism in a Children’s Book

Lupita Nyong’o Captures Her Struggle with Colorism in a Children’s Book

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-You were telling me, because I was like, “Us” is the scariest thing I’ve ever seen ever. -Yeah. -You do that movie and I go, how do you keep it light on set? -Oh. Okay, so Winston Duke was like the king of dad jokes. [ Laughter ] And so he would tell these awful, […]

A Woman Asked Chris Colfer to Autograph Her Baby at a Book Signing

A Woman Asked Chris Colfer to Autograph Her Baby at a Book Signing

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-Chris, it’s always great to have you on the show. -Thanks for having me. -One of my favorite guests. You got to see Lin-Manuel backstage? -I haven’t yet. -Oh, really? -But I’m planning on pitching him a few musicals. [ Light laughter ] -Oh, he — -Yes. -He’d probably love that. -I’m sure it never […]