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Posted by Peter Bowen | September 17, 2012
See the funny ladies, Ari Graynor and Lauren Anne Miller, from FOR A GOOD TIME, CALL... get funny on The View.
Posted by Peter Bowen | September 12, 2012
In St Louis, Kevin Steincross at Fox2Now's Kevin's Reel World has a fun time talking with the funny ladies - Ari Graynor & Lauren Anne Miller - about FOR A GOOD TIME, CALL..., including a bit where Ari naughtily sells her film on the phone.
Posted by Peter Bowen | September 12, 2012
Eonline has posted their video from the red-carpet New York City premiere of FOR A GOOD TIME, CALL... with Ari Graynor, Lauren Anne Miller, Jamie Travis and the gang talking about what was so exciting about making a film about a sex phone operator.
Posted by Peter Bowen | September 6, 2012
Jamie Travis does some phone setting with IFC's Call-In Commentary, talking us through the trailer and how it spells out the themes and humor of his movie FOR A GOOD TIME, CALL....
Posted by Peter Bowen | August 31, 2012
Posted by Peter Bowen | August 29, 2012
Crave Online's William Bibbiani talks to FOR A GOOD TIME, CALL...'s Lauren Anne Miller and Ari Graynor about how they got into character, friendship, and, of course, phone sex - for which of the star's takes the fifth.
Posted by Peter Bowen | August 28, 2012
In this fun video from PopSugar, FOR A GOOD TIME, CALL...'s Ari Graynor and Lauren Anne Miller spill the beans on phone sex and nightmare roommate stories.
Posted by Peter Bowen | August 2, 2012
In the New York Post, Sara Stewart profiled FOR A GOOD TIME, CALL...'s Lauren Miller in their article "Ladies Who Launch." Launch what? Their own acting careers by writing parts for themselves to play. The piece focuses on threee women - Rashida Jones, Zoe Kazan and Lauren Miller - who have written the films they currently star in. Miller, who co-wrote and co-produced FOR A GOOD TIME, CALL... with her pal Katie Anne Naylon, appears in the film as the lead character Lauren aong side Ari Graynor (who plays Katie). For Miller, the plan was not originally to write her way into the movie: "At first I was never going to be in our movie," she says. "The plan was to cast an established actress. But one day I had this moment where I was like, 'What am I doing with my life?' I basically had this epiphany that if it was ever going to happen for me, I had to make it happen for myself!"
Posted by Peter Bowen | July 30, 2012
On New York Magazine's culture blog Vulture, Jada Yuan checked in with Ari Graynor, half of the star couple in FOR A GOOD TIME, CALL.... It's a funny profile with Ms Graynor cutting flowers as well as practicing her on-screen phone-sex trade with her mother and Focus execs in the room. Not for real, but for promotional materials.
Posted by Peter Bowen | July 25, 2012
In W Magazine, Ari Graynor is "On the Verge." A profile by Vanessa Lawrence (with photography by Elle Muliarchyk) looks at the talented young actress who is half of the star pair in FOR A GOOD TiME CALL, .... The piece gives a sense of her humor and sweetness, as well as her voice. As she says about her role of Katie in FOR A GOOD TIME, CALL... "Luckily, my voice has a scratchy, deep tenor to it that lends itself nicely to phone sex."
Posted by Peter Bowen | July 19, 2012
The Ledger's Timeout, Central Florida's Entertainment Guide, profiles local girl who made GOOD, or to be more precise, the upcoming comedy FOR A GOOD TIME, CALL. It turns out co-writer, producer, and star Lauren Anne Miller, was "a 1999 visual arts graduate of Harrison Arts Center, Polk County's visual and performing arts high school grew up in Lakeland, Florida."
Posted by Peter Bowen | January 24, 2012
Out of Sundance 2012, Focus Features has acquired fest favorite FOR A GOOD TIME, CALL..., a debut comedy from director Jamie Travis with a star-studded cast and a hilarious set up. The film, written by Lauren Anne Miller & Katie Anne Naylon, focuses on two women -- Lauren (Lauren Anne Miller) and Katie (Ari Graynor) -- who, short on cash, decide to share a New York apartment together. When Lauren realizes that Katie works as at-home phone-sex operator, she decides to join in, and the two create a profitable business and lasting friendship. The cast also includes Justin Long, Mark Webber, James Wolk, and Nia Vardalos. Focus CEO James Schamus commented, "The FOR A GOOD TIME... team have crafted that rarest of combinations -- a wildly funny comedy that's also a genuine and heartfelt celebration of friendship and love. We're so proud to join them in bringing to the world a film that not only lifted its cheering audiences at Sundance to their feet, but lifted our spirits, too." For full info, go to the official Press Release.