"Scott Pilgrim vs. The World" Director Edgar Wright on KCRW

Tue, August 3rd, 2010 at 3:31pm PDT

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CBR News Team, Editor

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Elvis Mitchell hosts writer/director EDGAR WRIGHT (Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz, Spaced) to talk about his new film Scott Pilgrim vs.The World starring Michael Cera and based on the comic book series by Bryan Lee O'Malley.

Edgar tells about his early influences and inspirations— from Ray Harryhausen to Sam Raimi; having been turned down by film school in the UK, his advice to budding filmmakers is to just go do it—or borrow it!; and he explains how he first came across the work of Bryan Lee O'Malley and its similarities to his own cult TV show Spaced.

The Treatment features In depth interviews with creators of popular culture every Wednesday from 2:30 - 3:00 pm PT. Sign up for the podcast here: http://www.kcrw.com/podcasts

Live at 2:30pm PST on Tuesday, August 4 and in the archives here:

www.kcrw.com/thetreatment

TAGS:  kcrw, scott pilgrim, edgar wright, elvis mitchell, the treatment

 
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