Fresh Air For June 11, 2020: Pete Davidson And Judd Apatow Hear the Fresh Air program for June 11, 2020

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Pete Davidson says playing a fictionalized version of himself in The King of Staten Island helped him come to terms with losing his father in the Sept. 11 attacks. Universal Pictures hide caption

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For Pete Davidson And Judd Apatow, 'Comedy Is A Beautiful Escape'

Davidson plays a fictionalized version of himself in The King of Staten Island, a film about a young man grieving the loss of his firefighter dad. Director Apatow calls the movie a "hopeful story."

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For Pete Davidson And Judd Apatow, 'Comedy Is A Beautiful Escape'

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Four black war veterans (Isiah Whitlock Jr., Norm Lewis, Clarke Peters and Delroy Lindo) and one veteran's son (Jonathan Majors) return to Vietnam in Da 5 Bloods. David Lee/Netflix hide caption

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Spike Lee's 'Da 5 Bloods' Is A Platoon Picture, Heist Thriller And History Lesson

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