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The Big Event


Jul 13, 2018

Episode 34 of The Big Event podcast is an interview with writer/actors Daveed Diggs and Rafael Casal. They talk about their new film “Blindspotting,” which was a project started by the longtime friends years before Diggs appeared in the hit Broadway show “Hamilton.” They talk about the recent Grand Lake Theater premiere for the Oakland-based film, and why they decided to make the Kwik-Way hamburger stand part of the plot. Hosted by Peter Hartlaub.

Recorded in the San Francisco Chronicle’s basement archive.

Theme music is "The Tide Will Rise" by the Sunset Shipwrecks. Opening signature by Leah Garchik.