October 2014 I Love Memphis Podcast: Film Director Craig Brewer

Posted by Holly Whitfield | October 8th 2014 3338 0

On this month's I Love Memphis Podcast, my cohost Kevin Cerrito and I sit down with director Craig Brewer (The Poor & Hungry, Hustle and Flow, Footloose, and more).  

Craig Brewer P and H shirt

We also discuss the results of our dessert poll and our thoughts on "The Roo", midtown's newest way to get around.

Here are some links to things and people we refer to on the October I Love Memphis podcast:

Ride the Roo
Craig Brewer on Instagram
Craig Brewer on Twitter
Time Warp Drive-In at the Summer Drive-In
$5 Cover on MTV (watch online)
The Poor & Hungry (request a free download code)
Indie Memphis Film Festival 2014 

Don't forget to send us your questions or podcast topics. Kevin and I will answer them on the September podcast. Tweet us your questions @ilovememphis or @cerrito and/or tag #ILMPodcast, comment on this post, or email me here.

We couldn't do this alone. Here are some lovely folks we'd like to thank. 

Johnny Hardin aka Johnny Radio aka Johnny Podcast, Production Director at WUMR U92 FM for production, editing, and in-studio entertainment
– Malvin Massey, General Manager at WUMR U92 FM at The University of Memphis for use of facilities 
– Rick Trotter, announcer for the Memphis Grizzlies, for generously offering his amazing voice work
– Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau (my employer) for supporting the I Love Memphis blog and podcast
– Craig Brewer, for taking time out of his busy schedule to talk to us
– Hope Clayburn, for making soulful funky tunes like "Love is on the Way", which we sample on the podcast
– Gould's Salons for supporting the I Love Memphis podcast. Check out their 11 locations in the Memphis area here.

Author: Holly Whitfield

I write about what’s going on with Memphis music, food, arts, events, sports, people, and culture. Memphians love Elvis and barbeque with a passion that must be seen to be believed, but there is so much more to this place.

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  1. Mike says:

    Listen to the Oct. pod cast and I am just shocked that neither of you have seen Purple Rain.  

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