EJ Podcast

EJ Podcast #079 with Drew Goddard

Below is the next “Scratch the Surface” EJ Podcast. Today, EJ’s guest is Drew Goddard. Drew has worked on all EJ’s favorite shows and movies. 


EJ says: “This picture hangs in my kitchen. I point it out to Drew during the podcast. #Buffy”

Zorans Bighead Avengers video

Ej and Drew talk about:

  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer and getting work on that, and how he got to choose which show (Buffy or Angel) to work on. He chose Buffy and then after that show ended went over to Angel.
  • working on Lost and Alias.
  • Working with JJ Abrams, Damon Lindelof, Carlton Cuse and Joss Whedon.
  • locking himself in a hotel room with Joss to get writing deadlines met.
  • Writing Cabin in the Woods together.
  • Writing Cloverfield, coming in with Damon Lindelof to help fix an early cut of World War Z.
  • his upcoming projects including The Martian, Robopocolypse, Steven Spielberg, Ridley Scott,
  • cold calling to get his first job as a PA on CBS movie of the week,
  • his Spider-Man project,
  • creating the Daredevil TV show for Netflix,
  • his intent to be show runner for that but getting pulled out of the job sooner than expected.
  • Meeting his wife,
  • being a dad,
  • his writing process and so much more!!

Ej says: My friend Zoran Gvojic helps me intro the podcast because he’s a huge fan of Drews. 


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