RJ Cutler: Learning more about Oprah and Big Bird

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Newstalk ZB,
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Sat, 20 Jun 2020, 10:58AM
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RJ Cutler: Learning more about Oprah and Big Bird

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Sat, 20 Jun 2020, 10:58AM

You might already know quite a lot about the lives of some of the most famous and influential people alive today. We’re talking about people like Oprah Winfrey, Spike Lee, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and even Big Bird. But it’s taken award-winning documentarian RJ Cutler to take another look at their lives.  

RJ is well-known for making docos including The September Issue and TV shows like Nashville, and he's made a series of biographies for Apple TV. He’s telling telling stories about famous peoples' lives, by giving them letters written by people influenced by their work. RJ has been talking to Jack Tame about what he's learned. 

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