Deadpool 2 and the Bake Off
Kevin talks about the audience test screening process of Deadpool 2 with Kelly, who produced the film, and David, who directed it. They talk about how they both became involved with the movie, the mixture of irreverent comedy and heart that makes the Deadpool franchise successful, and the excellent screen test results of the film.
They also delve into the “bake-off” concept in audience research where filmmakers can test different things with similar audiences. Kevin talks about the importance of getting the same type of audience for the “bake-off” in order to have a useful data comparison.
Making Bullet Train at the height of the pandemic
With Kelly as producer, and David as director, Bullet Train was made during the height of the pandemic. Listen to inside stories of what it was like working with the team to make this $100+ million blockbuster. They discuss why it was important to keep their movie family together during this time, and what it was like filming at the height of the pandemic.