Marilyn Russell Interviews Jason Reitman!

October 24, 2018

Jason Reitman sat down with Marilyn Russell to discuss his new drama The Front Runner, starring Hugh Jackman as the 1988 Democratic presidential nominee Gary Hart.  The Front Runner premiered Tuesday night (Oct. 23) at the Philadelphia Film Festival. Listen to the whole interview below.


About Jason Reitman (Director, Co-Writer, Producer) 

Reitman made his feature film debut with the 2006 Sundance hit Thank You For Smoking. He notably earned Academy Award ® nominations for directing Juno and Up InThe Air, the latter of which earned Reitman a Golden Globe Award, WGA Award and BAFTA Award for Best Screenplay. His other films include Young Adult, Labor Day, Men, Women and Children, and Tully,  his third collaboration with Diablo Cody and second with Charlize Theron. Reitman has produced three seasons of the Hulu comedy series Casual through his Right of Way Films. He also executive produced the Academy Award-winning film Whiplash and the Jean-Marc Vallee directed Demolition through the production company.