My Conversation With Ron Howard and J.D. Vance

How Howard brought Hillbilly Elegy to the screen, and what it was like for Vance to watch it with his mom.

In a French Press change of pace, I’m sending a rather unique newsletter today. As you’ll read below, I had the honor of interviewing Ron Howard and J.D. Vance in advance of the release of their Netflix film based on J.D.’s bestselling book, Hillbilly Elegy. It’s a powerful movie, and the interview below is fascinating. We put it on our home page this …

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