The Frame

KPCC 89.3 | Southern California Public Radio

Hosted by longtime LA film writer John Horn, The Frame talks to the people at the center of the creative universe in the world of film, TV, art and music. You'll hear long-form interviews with Oscar winners, cutting-edge showrunners, bands on tour and artists who break the mold. Get more at


To mark the 25th anniversary of the LA Riots, actor-writer Roger Guenveur Smith's fiery solo show "Rodney King" has been turned into a Spike Lee film in which Smith places the beating of King in a broader social context. How did the 2007 writers strike affect the wider economy of LA and California and who would be affected if they strike again? The Fyre Festival is a fiasco.