Acting, comedy and strong spirits converge in Speakeasy. When host Russell Peters interviews entertainers about all sorts of topics, neither the drinks nor the conversation is watered down.

Speakeasy: Julia Stiles

The drinking and talking show’s first-ever female guest tells Paul F. Tompkins about childhood scratchiti in New York City, playing an escort, the upsides of directing a Web series, two-stringed Asian instruments and her upcoming film, It’s a Disaster.

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