‘Wish Upon’ Director John R. Leonetti Does The B-Movies Podcast!

The director tells stories about working with Katharine Hepburn, directing Mortal Kombat: Annihilation and his new thriller.

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John R. Leonetti has worked on a LOT of your favorite movies, including Poltergeist, Mortal Kombat, The Mask, Fast Times at Ridgemont High, Insidious and The Conjuring. He also directed the blockbuster killer doll movie Annabelle, the not-so-hit action sequel Mortal Kombat: Annihilation, and this summer’s supernatural thriller Wish Upon. And now… he’s doing The B-Movies Podcast!

Join your host, film critic William Bibbiani, as he talks John R. Leonetti through his remarkable career, including his experiences with Katharine Hepburn and Mortal Kombat, culminating in an in-depth discussion about Wish Upon and its unexpected political undertones! It’s another great extended interview with a fascinating filmmaker, courtesy of The B-Movies Podcast.

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William Bibbiani (everyone calls him ‘Bibbs’) is Crave’s film content editor and critic. You can hear him every week on The B-Movies Podcast and Canceled Too Soon, and watch him on the weekly YouTube series What the Flick. Follow his rantings on Twitter at @WilliamBibbiani.