Bob Odenkirk gave us a call this morning to promote his new movie, The Post, starring Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks and directed by Steven Spielberg.
We couldn't chat with Bob without mentioning one of our favorite skits from the old "Ben Stiller Show", back in the early 90's. So without further ado, we present: Manson (or is it Lassie?)
Ben Stiller Show - 1992 - Charles Manson (Played by Bob Odenkirk from Breaking Bad) is treated like a household pet in this Lassie parody.
Pretty freaking hilarious, right?
Take a listen to our awesome interview with Bob Odenkirk. We talk about that sketch, writing the iconic Matt Foley sketch for Chris Farley, a little "Better Call Saul" and a lot about The Post and what it's like working with the GOAT, Steven Spielberg:
The story behind and the content in #ThePost is so compelling..."yeah, and you know what else makes it compelling? STEVEN SPIELBERG SHOT IT!" Great talking to @mrbobodenkirk this morning
"The Post" is in theaters now. Go see it!
Steven Spielberg directs Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks in The Post, a thrilling drama about the unlikely partnership between The Washington Post's Katharine Graham (Streep), the first female publisher of a major American newspaper, and editor Ben Bradlee (Hanks), as they race to catch up with The New York Times to expose a massive cover-up of government secrets that spanned three decades and four U.S.