Making the Homecoming TV Series 4: The Stars of Homecoming
Alex Blumberg sits down with the stars of the Homecoming TV show-- Julia Roberts and Stephan James, and director Sam Esmail-- to talk about how they came to the project and what it was like to film it.
This is the final part of a four-part mini-series on the making of the Homecoming TV show.
Making the Homecoming TV Series 3: The Bird that Launched 1000 Ships
Being in charge of a big-budget TV production means having to make decisions. It's a new kind of power for Micah and Eli, and one that's sometimes uncomfortable to exercise. The words they write have real-world, three-dimensional-- and sometimes winged-- consequences.
This is the third part of a four-part mini-series on the making of the Homecoming TV show.
Making the Homecoming TV Series 2: Santa's Hollywood Workshop
Micah and Eli get to work, writing the scripts for the Homecoming TV show. But taking something meant only for the ear, and turning it into something for the eye... proves to be deceptively challenging. Plus, Alex visits the set of the show, to meet the small army of people actually building the visual world of Homecoming.
This is the second part of a four-part mini-series on the making of the Homecoming TV show, which airs November 4th.
Making the Homecoming TV Series 1: A Complete Moonshot
Two years ago, Gimlet launched its first fiction podcast: Homecoming. Now, this November, a television series based on the hit podcast and starring Julia Roberts is launching.
Alex Blumberg went behind the scenes as Homecoming went from podcast to TV production. In this first episode, Homecoming creators Eli Horowitz and Micah Bloomberg recount the journey, from concept to podcast to pitching the show to bigtime Hollywood producers. And we hear from some of the celebrities they met along the way.
This is the first part of a four-part mini-series on the making of the Homecoming TV show.
Introducing The Horror of Dolores Roach
A macabre urban legend of love, betrayal, weed, gentrification, cannibalism, and survival of the fittest. Our newest scripted fiction podcast The Horror of Dolores Roach stars Daphne Rubin-Vega and Bobby Cannavale. Written by Aaron Mark. Listen to the rest of the series on gimletmedia.com/dolores-roach or wherever you listen.