At 3 p.m. today, HBO Connect featured a live Q&A with Kim Dickens of HBO's New Orleans-based hit, Treme. Dickens, who plays Nawlins chef Janette Desautel, answered viewer-submitted questions about the series, her character, and life in New Orleans post-Katrina. For instance, want to know who Dickens' favorite real life chefs are? Read here.
HBO Connect regularly features live discussions with the stars and behind-the-scenes players of its hit series, documentaries, films and sporting events. In just the past month, Michael K. Williams of Boardwalk Empire, commentator Bill Maher, and professional boxer Mike Alvarado have been featured guests. And for easy access, all of the live chats are archived for later consumption.
So, if you want to know which interpretation of The Wire theme song was David Simon's favorite, or where Bill Maher sees America in five years, or Julia Louis-Dreyfus' favorite curse word, you can discover it all at HBO Connect.
Upcoming guests include Boardwalk Empire's Paul Sparks on October 25 and HBO Boxing commentators Jim Lampley and Roy Jones Jr coming soon.