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ABC News
Oscar Winner Susan Sarandon on 'The Meddler' and the Incredible Roles That Defined Her Careerlittle complicated. Sarandon told ABC News she decided to take on the role soon
Oscar Winner Susan Sarandon on 'The Meddler' and the Incredible Roles That Defined Her Career
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
little complicated. Sarandon told ABC News she decided to take on the role soon after watching a short video featuring Gail Scafaria, the woman whom she was set to portray. “There was five minutes of the opening of the film narrated by Gail, shot... Read more
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Washington City Paper
The Meddler, Reviewed: Lorene Scafaria's light-hearted dramedy tackles grief in a comepletely authentic way.and eventual catharsis. In real life, feelings of loss can express themselves i
The Meddler, Reviewed: Lorene Scafaria's light-hearted dramedy tackles grief in a comepletely authentic way.
Washington City Paper / Posted 4 days ago
and eventual catharsis. In real life, feelings of loss can express themselves in sneakier ways. The Meddler, by director Lorene Scafaria understands this. It is a bright, bubbly, and complicated tale about a subject Hollywood often sees in the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Rose Byrne talks about her newborn son Roccodropping in at the AOL Studios in New York. Screen sirens: Rose and Susan were
Rose Byrne talks about her newborn son Rocco
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
dropping in at the AOL Studios in New York. Screen sirens: Rose and Susan were joined by the film's writer and director Lorene Scafaria (left) as they visited the AOL Studios for interviews More interviews: The duo were also seen at a taping of... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Susan Sarandon makes a wonderful 'Meddler'(Rose Byrne), is a screenwriter who is recovering from both her dad’s death and
Susan Sarandon makes a wonderful 'Meddler'
The Arizona Republic / Posted 5 days ago
(Rose Byrne), is a screenwriter who is recovering from both her dad’s death and a recent breakup. Screenwriter and director Lorene Scafaria based Marnie on her mom, which could be why the situations and characters feel so authentic. Marnie is still... Read more
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Daily Herald
'Meddler' a comic drama full of AARPish joyby her motherly tendencies to smother the daylights out of her exasperated daug
'Meddler' a comic drama full of AARPish joy
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
by her motherly tendencies to smother the daylights out of her exasperated daughter Lori (Rose Byrne). Writer/director Lorene Scafaria based "The Meddler" on her mom, Gail, who, like Marnie, moved from the east coast to Hollywood to be near her... Read more
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indieWIRE
You Want To See More Women In Film? This Is How To Do It — Girl Talksanctioned by the festival, Tribeca's many female filmmakers still managed to f
You Want To See More Women In Film? This Is How To Do It — Girl Talk
indieWIRE / Posted 6 days ago
sanctioned by the festival, Tribeca's many female filmmakers still managed to find each other. "The Meddler" director Lorene Scafaria, who arrived late to the festival (her film premiered at TIFF in September and she was already gearing up for... Read more
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examiner.com
'The Meddler' premieres at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festivalperson, how can you complain, she was just lovely," he said. Shaina Moskowitz:
'The Meddler' premieres at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival
examiner.com / Posted 7 days ago
person, how can you complain, she was just lovely," he said. Shaina Moskowitz: What inspired you to write this film? Lorene Scafaria: My mom, my sweet mom who can meddle sometimes but is also absolutely wonderful and generous and has a lot of... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Indie Focus: Strange and profound with 'Elvis and Nixon,' 'The Meddler' and 'Purple Rain'something on Schilling and the movie as soon as I can take care of business. I
Indie Focus: Strange and profound with 'Elvis and Nixon,' 'The Meddler' and 'Purple Rain'
Los Angeles Times / Posted 10 days ago
something on Schilling and the movie as soon as I can take care of business. In the new film from writer-director Lorene Scafaria, Susan Sarandon plays a recent widow who moves to Los Angeles to be closer to her daughter, played by Rose... Read more
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Darien News-Review
‘The Meddler’ Review: Susan Sarandon Comedy Feels Strangely Pro-Meddlingand grateful to have been meddled with that it undercuts both the comedy and th
‘The Meddler’ Review: Susan Sarandon Comedy Feels Strangely Pro-Meddling
Darien News-Review / Posted 11 days ago
and grateful to have been meddled with that it undercuts both the comedy and the drama in this film from writer-director Lorene Scafaria (“Seeking a Friend for the End of the World”), although she does at least provide a platform for Susan... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
‘The Meddler’ Review: Susan Sarandon Comedy Feels Strangely Pro-Meddlingand grateful to have been meddled with that it undercuts both the comedy and th
‘The Meddler’ Review: Susan Sarandon Comedy Feels Strangely Pro-Meddling
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
and grateful to have been meddled with that it undercuts both the comedy and the drama in this film from writer-director Lorene Scafaria (“Seeking a Friend for the End of the World”), although she does at least provide a platform for Susan... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
‘The Meddler’ Review: Susan Sarandon Comedy Feels Strangely Pro-Meddlingand grateful to have been meddled with that it undercuts both the comedy and th
‘The Meddler’ Review: Susan Sarandon Comedy Feels Strangely Pro-Meddling
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
and grateful to have been meddled with that it undercuts both the comedy and the drama in this film from writer-director Lorene Scafaria (“Seeking a Friend for the End of the World”), although she does at least provide a platform for Susan... Read more
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Connecticut Post
‘The Meddler’ Review: Susan Sarandon Comedy Feels Strangely Pro-Meddlingand grateful to have been meddled with that it undercuts both the comedy and th
‘The Meddler’ Review: Susan Sarandon Comedy Feels Strangely Pro-Meddling
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 days ago
and grateful to have been meddled with that it undercuts both the comedy and the drama in this film from writer-director Lorene Scafaria (“Seeking a Friend for the End of the World”), although she does at least provide a platform for Susan... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Unlike in 'The Meddler,' Susan Sarandon takes a hands-off approach as a mom— pretty. And maybe that's why I've survived. ...It's not easy to go from 20 to
Unlike in 'The Meddler,' Susan Sarandon takes a hands-off approach as a mom
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 days ago
— pretty. And maybe that's why I've survived. ...It's not easy to go from 20 to 70 and still be in the business." But Lorene Scafaria, the writer and director of "The Meddler" — which opens Friday — missed seeing Sarandon in heftier roles.... Read more
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Denver Post
"The Meddler" reveals sweet side of J.K. SimmonsLorene wanted me to play was such a wonderful guy," the 61-year-old Simmons say
"The Meddler" reveals sweet side of J.K. Simmons
Denver Post / Posted 12 days ago
Lorene wanted me to play was such a wonderful guy," the 61-year-old Simmons says, referring to the film's writer-director, Lorene Scafaria, who based most of the roles in "Meddler" on real people in her life but designed his retired cop Zipper as... Read more
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IGN
The Meddler Reviewaudience for being an inadequate son/daughter (and watching the movie, you will
The Meddler Review
IGN / Posted 12 days ago
audience for being an inadequate son/daughter (and watching the movie, you will feel inadequate). Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria, Susan Sarandon is the titular meddler, Marnie Minervini. Born in Brooklyn, Marnie spent years in Jersey with... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Susan Sarandon gives warmth and comic verve to a needy, widowed 'Meddler'warmth and comic verve by the estimable Susan Sarandon is the icing on a well-b
Susan Sarandon gives warmth and comic verve to a needy, widowed 'Meddler'
Los Angeles Times / Posted 12 days ago
warmth and comic verve by the estimable Susan Sarandon is the icing on a well-baked cake, courtesy of writer-director Lorene Scafaria ("Seeking a Friend for the End of the World"). The latest in a recent and quite welcome subgenre of films... Read more
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NJ.com
'The Meddler' review: Susan Sarandon only wants to help"Looking for a Friend..." takes us into an orgy at a TGIF knockoff. Still ther
'The Meddler' review: Susan Sarandon only wants to help
NJ.com / Posted 12 days ago
"Looking for a Friend..." takes us into an orgy at a TGIF knockoff. Still there's something obviously very personal to Lorene Scafaria about Lori Minervini, and something real in the relationship between the two women – which the daughter finds... Read more
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Daily Mail
Susan Sarandon and Rose Byrne team up again to promote The Meddlerthe mic: Susan got a laugh from Rose while talking during the event Director a
Susan Sarandon and Rose Byrne team up again to promote The Meddler
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
the mic: Susan got a laugh from Rose while talking during the event Director and producer: The Meddler director Lorene Scafaria talked as producer Joy Gorman Wettels and the actresses listened Coming soon: Susan and Rose are shown in a... Read more
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Daily Mail
New mother Rose Byrne at The Meddler AOL Build Speaker Seriespumps Screen sirens: Accompanying Rose was her co-star in The Meddler Susan Sa
New mother Rose Byrne at The Meddler AOL Build Speaker Series
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
pumps Screen sirens: Accompanying Rose was her co-star in The Meddler Susan Sarandon and the film's writer and director Lorene Scafaria (left) Rose's makeup was subdued but luminous with a dusting of pink blush, light pink lip gloss and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Susan Sarandon is ageless as she attends screening of The Meddler filmsitting side-by-side at the event. The co-stars paused before the screening fo
Susan Sarandon is ageless as she attends screening of The Meddler film
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
sitting side-by-side at the event. The co-stars paused before the screening for a photo opportunity with writer-directors Lorene Scafaria, Denise Albert, Melissa Musen Gerstein and producer Joy Gorman Wettels. The pair's latest film is a... Read more
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USA Today
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandonwhen people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandon
USA Today / Posted 15 days ago
when people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s a moving journey.” Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria (Seeking A Friend for the End of the World), The Meddler (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles,... Read more
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11 News Houston
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandonwhen people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandon
11 News Houston / Posted 15 days ago
when people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s a moving journey.” Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria (Seeking A Friend for the End of the World), The Meddler (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles,... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandonwhen people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandon
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 15 days ago
when people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s a moving journey.” Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria (Seeking A Friend for the End of the World), The Meddler (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles,... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandonwhen people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandon
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 15 days ago
when people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s a moving journey.” Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria (Seeking A Friend for the End of the World), The Meddler (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles,... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandonwhen people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandon
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 15 days ago
when people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s a moving journey.” Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria (Seeking A Friend for the End of the World), The Meddler (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles,... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandonwhen people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandon
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 15 days ago
when people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s a moving journey.” Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria (Seeking A Friend for the End of the World), The Meddler (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles,... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandonwhen people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandon
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 15 days ago
when people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s a moving journey.” Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria (Seeking A Friend for the End of the World), The Meddler (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles,... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandonwhen people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandon
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 15 days ago
when people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s a moving journey.” Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria (Seeking A Friend for the End of the World), The Meddler (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles,... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandonwhen people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandon
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 15 days ago
when people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s a moving journey.” Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria (Seeking A Friend for the End of the World), The Meddler (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles,... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandonwhen people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandon
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 15 days ago
when people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s a moving journey.” Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria (Seeking A Friend for the End of the World), The Meddler (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles,... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandonwhen people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandon
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 15 days ago
when people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s a moving journey.” Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria (Seeking A Friend for the End of the World), The Meddler (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles,... Read more
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KTVB Boise
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandonwhen people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandon
KTVB Boise / Posted 15 days ago
when people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s a moving journey.” Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria (Seeking A Friend for the End of the World), The Meddler (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles,... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandonwhen people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandon
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 15 days ago
when people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s a moving journey.” Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria (Seeking A Friend for the End of the World), The Meddler (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles,... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandonwhen people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandon
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 15 days ago
when people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s a moving journey.” Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria (Seeking A Friend for the End of the World), The Meddler (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles,... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandonwhen people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandon
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 15 days ago
when people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s a moving journey.” Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria (Seeking A Friend for the End of the World), The Meddler (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles,... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandonwhen people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandon
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 15 days ago
when people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s a moving journey.” Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria (Seeking A Friend for the End of the World), The Meddler (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles,... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandonwhen people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandon
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 15 days ago
when people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s a moving journey.” Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria (Seeking A Friend for the End of the World), The Meddler (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles,... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandonwhen people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s
'Meddler' is mother's play for Susan Sarandon
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 15 days ago
when people go into a dark space and want to dream and watch something, that’s a moving journey.” Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria (Seeking A Friend for the End of the World), The Meddler (in theaters Friday in New York and Los Angeles,... Read more
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Daily Record
9 must-see Montclair Film Festival eventsColbert at 4:30 p.m. April 30 at the Montclair Kimberley Academy, $14. A pair
9 must-see Montclair Film Festival events
Daily Record / Posted 19 days ago
Colbert at 4:30 p.m. April 30 at the Montclair Kimberley Academy, $14. A pair of New Jersey natives — writer/director Lorene Scafaria from Holmdel and Oscar-winner Susan Sarandon, who grew up in Edison — joined forces for the new drama “The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Susan Sarandon supported by BFF Geena Davis at The Meddler premierenew life after the death of her husband. Altogether now: The cast and crew of
Susan Sarandon supported by BFF Geena Davis at The Meddler premiere
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
new life after the death of her husband. Altogether now: The cast and crew of The Meddler (L-R) Jason Ritter, Susan, J.K, Lorene Scafaria, Joy Gorman Wettels and Diane Warren posed for a group snap MOST WATCHED NEWS VIDEOS Russian jet is seen... Read more
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