Origins with James Andrew Miller

Origins with James Andrew Miller

Origins with James Andrew Miller

CATEGORY: Arts
After spending more than three years working on his latest book, “Tinderbox: HBO’s Ruthless Pursuit of New Frontiers,” replete with 757 interviews, Origins host Jim Miller decided he hadn’t had enough, and has returned with new interviews to further explore one of the world’s most iconic premium content brands. Origins Chapter 7 is titled, “HBO: Present, Past, and Future,” featuring leading voices from inside and outside the world of HBO.
  1. September 27, 2018
    58 min
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    C4: SNL / Ep3: An SNL Week
    What does a typical week look like at SNL? Hear from the producers, writers and cast to see how the show comes together from the first brainstorming sessions in the writer’s room on Monday, to the after party i…
  2. November 12, 2018
    51 min
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    C5: Sex & the City / BONUS: Sarah Jessica Parker Reveals How She's Building a Shoe Empire, Store by Store
    In this Origins bonus interview, James Andrew Miller sits down with Sarah Jessica Parker for an in depth discussion on how she has turned her business ideas into gold.  Sponsored by the American Express Busines…
  3. November 14, 2018
    1 hr 53 min
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    C5: Sex & the City / Ep1: Tutu’s, Tete-a-Tete’s, and Taxi’s
    How did the creation of Sex and the City lead to a revolution about what could be said and done on television, and what was going on behind the camera that made it all possible? Sarah Jessica Parker, Kristin Da…
  4. November 16, 2018
    1 hr 28 min
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    C5: Sex & the City / Ep2: Brighter Lights, Bigger City
    Come along for the complex climb of Sex and the City to cultural high status, and hear about the impact it had on those who made it: the trek and the series. Plus, we’ll discuss with cast and others how the sho…
  5. November 19, 2018
    57 min
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    C5: Sex & the City / Ep3: 1, 2, & Out
    The series ends, the movies call, but the third is hardly the charm. To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choice…
  6. May 13, 2020
    2 min
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    Almost Famous Turns 20! TRAILER
    Origins is back! James Andrew Miller brings you behind the scenes of the Cameron Crowe classic that put us on the bus with Stillwater and taught us what life on the road with a Rock-n-Roll band was all about -…
  7. July 08, 2020
    47 min
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    C6: Almost Famous / Ep 5: 20 Years!
    Cameron Crowe and the cast of “Almost Famous” answer big 20th anniversary questions like, “Why are we still talking about this film now?” What is the legacy of “Almost Famous?” "How did the film change your car…
  8. July 08, 2020
    1 hr 17 min
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    C6: Almost Famous / Ep 4: On Set & On Location
    Come behind the camera and the scenes as the entire cast shares stories from their favorite and most difficult days during the long five month shoot of “Almost Famous.” To learn more about listener data and our…
  9. July 08, 2020
    47 min
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    C6: Almost Famous / Ep 3: Rock School & Pre-Production
    Nancy Wilson and Peter Frampton tutor Billy Crudup, Jason Lee, and others on being rock stars, including how to figure out how to play the guitar in just six weeks — while the others start rehearsals and get to…
  10. July 08, 2020
    56 min
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    C6: Almost Famous / Ep 2: Cameron Crowe Unmasked
    Cameron Crowe's script for “Almost Famous” was semi-autobiographical; if you think that made it easier to write, consider its 10 year incubation. In Episode 2, we go back to Cameron’s real life upbringing, and…
  11. July 08, 2020
    1 hr 9 min
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    C6: Almost Famous / Ep 1: Casting, Casting, Casting
    “Almost Famous” was almost a very different movie. Can you imagine the film with Meryl Streep, Brad Pitt, and Natalie Portman? Here’s the full story of the casting saga that took place before filming ever start…
  12. March 01, 2022
    2 min
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    Origins, Returning Soon
    As we close in announcing our next chapter for Origins very soon, take a look back at the topics that have brought incredible behind the scenes access, stories and insight from some of the most influential cult…
  13. March 29, 2022
    2 min
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    HBO: Present, Past, and Future TRAILER
    After spending more than three years working on his latest book, “Tinderbox: HBO’s Ruthless Pursuit of New Frontiers,” replete with 757 interviews, Origins host Jim Miller decided he hadn’t had enough, and has…
  14. March 30, 2022
    39 min
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    C7 / HBO Ep 1: "Chief"
    In Episode One, “Chief,” we hear from three leaders from HBO’s programming history: Present day content chief of HBO and HBO MAX, Casey Bloys; his former boss, Carolyn Strauss; and her predecessor and boss, Chr…
  15. March 30, 2022
    38 min
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    C7 / HBO Ep 2: “A Tale of Three Women”
    Episode Two, “A Tale of Three Women,” features conversations with three important current senior executives operating on the front lines of HBO programming – Amy Gravitt, who runs comedy; Francesca Orsi, who is…
  16. March 30, 2022
    33 min
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    C7 / HBO Ep 3: “On Location”
    For Episode Three, “On Location,” we switch perspectives and talk with three stellar executive producers of HBO shows –David Simon of “The Wire,” “Treme” and numerous other HBO shows, along with his producing p…
  17. March 30, 2022
    31 min
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    C7 / HBO Ep 4: “Table for One”
    Episode Four, “Table for One,” is a conversation with the legendary Sheila Nevins, who spent more than 35 years steering HBO’s documentary world. Fasten your seat belt, please.  To learn more about listener dat…
  18. March 30, 2022
    41 min
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    C7 / HBO Ep 5: “Life at the Top”
    And finally, in Episode Five, “Life at the Top,” former HBO CEO’s, Jeff Bewkes, Richard Plepler, and Nick Nicholas get candid about their experiences running the company during markedly different eras, and spea…
  19. May 20, 2022
    27 min
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    Dell Technologies Podference Interview with Erik Day
    In this wide ranging interview, JIM MILLER sits down with Erik Day - Dell Technologies Senior VP and Global Executive Chair - to discuss and break down topics such as the Deal Technologies Small Business Podfer…
  20. August 11, 2022
    4 min
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    Welcome to The Sunshine Place
    Once called “the miracle on the beach,” Synanon began in the 1960s as an experimental rehab facility in Santa Monica, California with a radical claim: It could cure heroin addiction. Before long, it would make…

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