Three-time World Cup Champion, FIFA Player of the Century and Brazilian soccer icon Pelé discusses FIFA, the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, his highly anticipated sports auction Julien's Auctions, and the new film about his life, "Pelé: Birth of a Legend."
Actress/playwright Danai Gurira (aka Michonne on "The Walking Dead") is doing an event with me to talk about her acclaimed all-female Broadway show "Eclipsed" ( which stars Oscar winner Lupita Nyong'o). She's also going to talk about the season finale of "The Walking Dead," which is sure to break the internet when it airs on Sunday.
Deborah Ann Woll, who co-stars as Karen Page on the Netflix superhero series “Daredevil,” stops by the WSJ Cafe to talk about season two of the show and its links to the larger Marvel comic book universe.
Why did Hugh Jackman and Taron Egerton make a movie about one of biggest losers in Olympic history? The two actors stopped by the WSJ Cafe to talk about their new film “Eddie the Eagle,” and Jackman offered a few clues about his coming “Wolverine” sequel.
“Outlander” star Caitriona Balfe stops by the WSJ Cafe to talk about trading Scotland for France as the setting of the TV series, where she draws the line when it comes to sex and violence on screen, and her new business-themed movie “Money Monster.”
Stars Dev Patel and Jeremy Irons and director Matthew Brown stop by the WSJ Cafe to share the inside story of the new movie "The Man Who Knew Infinity" and discuss why the story of the Indian math genius Ramanujan is more important now than ever.
Renée Elise Goldsberry, one of the stars of Broadway’s “Hamilton,” stops by the WSJ Cafe to talk about “Hamilton” creator Lin-Manuel Miranda, getting tickets to the show, and the real Alexander Hamilton’s “emotional” affair with sister-in-law Angelica Schuyler.
Novelist and WSJ Senior Editor, Blogger, Columnist
I'm Senior Editorial Director, Features at the Wall Street Journal, and the host and founder of the WSJ Cafe, the WSJ's live arts and culture series. I'm the author of a number of nonfiction books, including "Before the Legend: The Rise of Bob Marley," and three novels, "Kingston By Starlight," "My Favorite War" and "Game World."