Tag Archives: Hulu

The Movie Man’s Streaming Issues

The Movie Man called in to share his thoughts on “Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2″ as well as “The Handmaid’s Tale” on Hulu as part of his “Five Star DVR” segment, even though Hulu is streaming.  The Movie Man must have an issue with his streaming.

 

Michaela Watkins

Michaela Watkins called in to talk about season two of the Golden Globe-nominated comedy series “Casual,” which is available for streaming on Hulu.  We talked about how this smart, funny show found its voice almost immediately (as a result of impeccable casting by producer Jason Reitman), the support they’ve received from Hulu, and the freedom that support allows them as writers and actors.

 

Michaela Watkins & Tommy Dewey from Hulu’s “Casual”

Michaela Watkins and Tommy Dewey star in the new comedy series “Casual,” which premieres today on Hulu.   We discussed the concept of the show (and how the comedy comes out of uncomfortable honesty), why it’s better the show is being released weekly vs. available for binge watching, and the advantages of working with Hulu (such as avoiding a lengthy pilot process).