‘Weeds’ actor Justin Kirk: “Chicago is the new Hollywood”

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Actor Justin Kirk attends The Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber at Sony Pictures Studios on March 14, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

The tremendous actor Justin Kirk (“Weeds,” “Angels in America”) joins Justin to discuss his upcoming appearance at the Chicago Podcast Festival for “Selected Shorts: Too Hot for Radio.” Justin talks about the popularity of staged readings and storytelling, his new show that he’s shooting in Chicago, the differences between working on stage and working in film and television, why he continues to go back to theater, what he brings to each character he plays and his love of the Shedd Aquarium.

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