Late-night talk show host Stephen Colbert interviewed lead actress Saoirse Ronan on Tuesday, December 5, 2017, about the film "Lady Bird", which is set in Sacramento and directed by native daughter Greta Gerwig. After Ronan heaped praise on Gerwig’s directorial debut, Colbert asked how she kept her natural Irish accent hidden during some of the more challenging scenes.
Watch the trailer for the popular Netflix series “13 Reasons Why”, which raises tough questions about bullying, sexual assault and suicide, and has drawn criticism from some who say it can do more harm than good, especially to vulnerable teenagers. But some experts say the show provides a way to talk about uncomfortable topics.
Hasan Minhaj, correspondent for “The Daily Show,” called out congress’s lack of action on gun control and other issues at the 2016 Radio and Television Correspondents Association dinner. “Is this what you want your legacy to be? That you were a could’ve done something congress, but you didn’t because of outside lobbying?”