Here's the Thing

with Alec Baldwin

Alec Baldwin brings listeners into the lives of artists, policy makers and performers.

  • Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, and Rethinking Vietnam

    Jul 3, 2018
    On weaving war stories, and why Ken Burns would never leave PBS for Netflix.  Plus, how to choose a topic when you know it's going to consume 10 years of your life.
  • A Fresh Look at the Death and Life of RFK

    Jun 5, 2018
    Patience, determination, and passion led Dawn Porter to wade through countless hours of archival footage of Robert Kennedy and turn it into a brilliant new documentary.
  • Kubrick's Right-Hand Leading Man

    May 22, 2018
    Director Tony Zierra's Filmworker highlights Leon Vitali, who gave up a burgeoning acting career to muck out the stalls of the Kubrick operation. Alec speaks with both men.
  • Former Attorney General Eric Schneiderman

    May 8, 2018
    Schneiderman's last long sit-down before the story broke. Personal history, #metoo, the De Blasio-Cuomo feud -- and reflections on his political future, as of last Thursday.
  • David Crosby: Don't Call It a Comeback

    Apr 24, 2018
    From the boyish Byrds to the psychedelic harmonies of Crosby, Stills, and Nash, Crosby's songwriting genius has been here for years: the drugs just knocked it out for a while.