The Woody Continuum

Scott speaks with Weeeknd Edition's entertainment critic Elvis Mitchell. They discuss Woody Allen's pattern of turning his screen persona into a trademark separate from himself as an actor. In Woody's recent film, "Celebrity", British actor Kenneth Branagh assumes Woody's onscreen personality, much in the same way Pierce Brosnan stepped in to the role of James Bond.

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