Fresh Air

Fresh Air


Fresh Air from WHYY, the Peabody Award-winning weekday magazine of contemporary arts and issues, is one of public radio's most popular programs. Hosted by Terry Gross, the show features intimate conversations with today's biggest luminaries.

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Categories: Arts

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F. Murray Abraham won the 1985 Best Actor Oscar for Amadeus. Now he co-stars in The White Lotus as Bert, a chauvinistic patriarch on vacation in Italy with his son and grandson. We talk about his career and life, and the lessons he learned along the way.

David Bianculli reviews Rian Johnson's new series Poker Face, starring Natasha Lyonne.

Author Jeff Guinn has written about cult leaders Charles Manson and Jim Jones. In the book, Waco, he draws on new interviews with federal agents and surviving Branch Davidians to revisit the 1993 confrontation, which left scores of people dead, including more than 20 children.

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    Sat, 28 Jan 2023
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    Fri, 27 Jan 2023
  • 2571 - How Social Media's Role Was Left Out Of The Jan. 6 Report 
    Thu, 26 Jan 2023
  • 2570 - Revisiting The Waco Siege, 30 Years Later 
    Wed, 25 Jan 2023
  • 2569 - 'White Lotus' Actor F. Murray Abraham 
    Tue, 24 Jan 2023
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