Sheinelle Jones Talks To The Cast “Bad Times At The El Royale” | TODAY

Sheinelle Jones Talks To The Cast “Bad Times At The El Royale” | TODAY
    Watch the video

    click to begin

    Youtube

    >>> THIS IS NOT A PLACE FOR A
    >>> THIS IS NOT A PLACE FOR A BREES, FATHER
    BREES, FATHER PRIEST, FATHER.
    PRIEST, FATHER. YOU SHOULDN'T BE HERE.
    YOU SHOULDN'T BE HERE. ♪
    ♪ >> SIR, WE HAVE A PROBLEM.
    >> SIR, WE HAVE A PROBLEM. >> THAT WAS THE FIRST LOOK AT
    >> THAT WAS THE FIRST LOOK AT THE NEW TRAILER FOR "BAD TIMES
    THE NEW TRAILER FOR "BAD TIMES AT THE EL ROYALE."
    AT THE EL ROYALE." >> IT'S SET IN A MYSTERIOUS
    >> IT'S SET IN A MYSTERIOUS HOTEL IN THE LATE '60s.
    HOTEL IN THE LATE '60s. THE FILM STARS MORE HEAVY
    THE FILM STARS MORE HEAVY HITTERS THAN WE CAN COUNT,
    HITTERS THAN WE CAN COUNT, INCLUDING JOHN HAMM AND JEFF
    INCLUDING JOHN HAMM AND JEFF BRIDGES.
    BRIDGES. >> I GOT A CHANCE TO CATCH UP
    >> I GOT A CHANCE TO CATCH UP WITH THE A-LIST CAST AND
    WITH THE A-LIST CAST AND DIRECTOR.
    DIRECTOR. TAKE A LOOK.
    TAKE A LOOK. >> THE RITZ CARLTON WAS BOOKED.
    >> THE RITZ CARLTON WAS BOOKED. >> ALL OF THE CHARACTERS, YOU'RE
    >> ALL OF THE CHARACTERS, YOU'RE NOT WHO YOU APPEAR TO BE.
    NOT WHO YOU APPEAR TO BE. IS THAT FAIR TO SAY?
    IS THAT FAIR TO SAY? >> AND I LOVE THE FACT THAT THEY
    >> AND I LOVE THE FACT THAT THEY DIDN'T HOLD THAT BACK FROM THE
    DIDN'T HOLD THAT BACK FROM THE AUDIENCE.
    AUDIENCE. WE DIDN'T WANT THE AUDIENCE TO
    WE DIDN'T WANT THE AUDIENCE TO BE TOO AHEAD OF THE MOVIE.
    BE TOO AHEAD OF THE MOVIE. SO THEY LET THAT CAT OUT OF THE
    SO THEY LET THAT CAT OUT OF THE BAG, BUT THAT'S FINE.
    BAG, BUT THAT'S FINE. THERE ARE PLENTY OF CATS.
    THERE ARE PLENTY OF CATS. >> BUT YOU'RE CLEARLY NOT A
    >> BUT YOU'RE CLEARLY NOT A PRIEST.
    PRIEST. >> WELL, THE CAT'S OUT.
    >> WELL, THE CAT'S OUT. >> SO WHAT CAN YOU TELL US ABOUT
    >> SO WHAT CAN YOU TELL US ABOUT YOUR CHARACTER?
    YOUR CHARACTER? >> NOTHING!
    >> NOTHING! NOTHING, NOTHING.
    NOTHING, NOTHING. >> PEOPLE SEE YOU AND THEY'LL
    >> PEOPLE SEE YOU AND THEY'LL KNOW YOU FROM "FIFTY SHADES OF
    KNOW YOU FROM "FIFTY SHADES OF GRAY," BUT TELL ME ABOUT THIS
    GRAY," BUT TELL ME ABOUT THIS CHARACTER.
    CHARACTER. >> EMILY COMES FROM A TROUBLED
    >> EMILY COMES FROM A TROUBLED BACKGROUND.
    BACKGROUND. SHE'S ON A MISSION, AND IT'S
    SHE'S ON A MISSION, AND IT'S ULTIMATELY A GOOD THING.
    ULTIMATELY A GOOD THING. IN THAT SENSE, SHE'S SORT OF AN
    IN THAT SENSE, SHE'S SORT OF AN OUTLAW.
    OUTLAW. >> THEY'VE ALL BEEN SORT OF
    >> THEY'VE ALL BEEN SORT OF DRAWN TO THIS STRANGE PLACE FOR
    DRAWN TO THIS STRANGE PLACE FOR VERY DIFFERENT REASONS.
    VERY DIFFERENT REASONS. >> OBVIOUSLY YOU HAVE THIS
    >> OBVIOUSLY YOU HAVE THIS SMOOTH AND SOPHISTICATED GUY IN
    SMOOTH AND SOPHISTICATED GUY IN "MAD MEN."
    "MAD MEN." WE HAVE TO LAUGH IN
    WE HAVE TO LAUGH IN "BRIDESMAIDS."
    "BRIDESMAIDS." IS IT FUN TO STRCHETCH AND DO
    IS IT FUN TO STRCHETCH AND DO ANOTHER PIECE OF IT?
    ANOTHER PIECE OF IT? >> I THINK MY CHARACTER, LIKE
    >> I THINK MY CHARACTER, LIKE MOST OF THE CHARACTERS IN THE
    MOST OF THE CHARACTERS IN THE FILM, REPRESENTS ONE THING.
    FILM, REPRESENTS ONE THING. THAT'S ACTUALLY ANOTHER THING
    THAT'S ACTUALLY ANOTHER THING ENTIRELY.
    ENTIRELY. WHICH WAS FUN, HONESTLY, TO
    WHICH WAS FUN, HONESTLY, TO PLAY.
    PLAY. >> SINTCYNTHIA, OBVIOUSLY YOU'RE
    >> SINTCYNTHIA, OBVIOUSLY YOU'RE STRANGER TO THE STAGE.
    STRANGER TO THE STAGE. IS THIS YOUR FIRST TIME DOING A
    IS THIS YOUR FIRST TIME DOING A BIG MOTION PICTURE?
    BIG MOTION PICTURE? >> YEAH.
    >> YEAH. >> TALK ABOUT THIS EXPERIENCE
    >> TALK ABOUT THIS EXPERIENCE FOR YOU.
    FOR YOU. >> EVERYTHING SO FAR AT THIS
    >> EVERYTHING SO FAR AT THIS MOMENT IS NEW.
    MOMENT IS NEW. EVERYTHING IS HAPPENING ALMOST
    EVERYTHING IS HAPPENING ALMOST FOR THE FIRST TIME.
    FOR THE FIRST TIME. >> OKAY.
    >> OKAY. SO TELL ME WHAT YOU CAN TELL ME
    SO TELL ME WHAT YOU CAN TELL ME ABOUT YOUR CHARACTER.
    ABOUT YOUR CHARACTER. WE SEE YOU IN THE CAR WITH THE
    WE SEE YOU IN THE CAR WITH THE PRIEST.
    PRIEST. BUT THAT'S ALL WE KNOW.
    BUT THAT'S ALL WE KNOW. >> YES.
    >> YES. I CAN TELL YOU SHE'S PRETTY
    I CAN TELL YOU SHE'S PRETTY HONEST MOST OF THE TIME.
    HONEST MOST OF THE TIME. SHE'S RESILIENT AND A SINGER.
    SHE'S RESILIENT AND A SINGER. THAT'S AS MUCH AS YOU KIND OF
    THAT'S AS MUCH AS YOU KIND OF NEED TO KNOW BECAUSE EVERYTHING
    NEED TO KNOW BECAUSE EVERYTHING ELSE WILL PROBABLY GIVE IT AWAY.
    ELSE WILL PROBABLY GIVE IT AWAY. >> YOU'RE KILLING ME.
    >> YOU'RE KILLING ME. >> I'M SORRY.
    >> I'M SORRY. >> ALSO KEEPING SECRETS IS PART
    >> ALSO KEEPING SECRETS IS PART OF THIS ALL-STAR CAST, CHRIS
    OF THIS ALL-STAR CAST, CHRIS HEMSWORTH, NICK OFFERMAN.
    HEMSWORTH, NICK OFFERMAN. >> YOU WATCHED ME?
    >> YOU WATCHED ME? >> I ONLY WATCH WHO THEY TELL ME
    >> I ONLY WATCH WHO THEY TELL ME TO WATCH.
    TO WATCH. >> I ALSO CAUGHT UP WITH THE MAN
    >> I ALSO CAUGHT UP WITH THE MAN BEHIND IT ALL.
    BEHIND IT ALL. >> THE NEXT TIME I GO INTO A
    >> THE NEXT TIME I GO INTO A HOTEL ROOM, SHOULD I BE WORRIED
    HOTEL ROOM, SHOULD I BE WORRIED THERE'S SOMETHING ON THE OTHER
    THERE'S SOMETHING ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE MIRROR?
    SIDE OF THE MIRROR? DO I HAVE TO PICK UP THE PHONE
    DO I HAVE TO PICK UP THE PHONE AND WONDER IF IT'S BUGGED?
    AND WONDER IF IT'S BUGGED? >> NOT TO MAKE IT WORSE, BUT
    >> NOT TO MAKE IT WORSE, BUT THERE IS HISTORICAL PRECEDENT
    THERE IS HISTORICAL PRECEDENT FOR THIS.
    FOR THIS. THERE WERE HOE TELLS LIKE THIS
    THERE WERE HOE TELLS LIKE THIS IN THE '60s THAT THEY WERE
    IN THE '60s THAT THEY WERE ACTIVELY DOING SURVEILLANCE ON
    ACTIVELY DOING SURVEILLANCE ON PEOPLE.
    PEOPLE. THIS ACTUALLY HAS HAPPENED.
    THIS ACTUALLY HAS HAPPENED. >> BUT NOT EVERYTHING AT THE EL
    >> BUT NOT EVERYTHING AT THE EL ROYALE IS DARK AND MYSTERIOUS.
    ROYALE IS DARK AND MYSTERIOUS. THIS CAST AND CREW SURE KNOW HOW
    THIS CAST AND CREW SURE KNOW HOW TO BLOW OFF SOME STEAM.
    TO BLOW OFF SOME STEAM. I'VE ALWAYS WONDERED, WHEN THE
    I'VE ALWAYS WONDERED, WHEN THE DIRECTOR SAYS CUT, DO YOU STAY
    DIRECTOR SAYS CUT, DO YOU STAY IN CHARACTER?
    IN CHARACTER? DO YOU LET IT GO?
    DO YOU LET IT GO? SEEMS LIKE IT WOULD GET TENSE AT
    SEEMS LIKE IT WOULD GET TENSE AT TIMES.
    TIMES. >> DEPENDS UPON A LOT OF THINGS.
    >> DEPENDS UPON A LOT OF THINGS. WHEN CUT HAPPENS, I STOP
    WHEN CUT HAPPENS, I STOP WORKING.
    WORKING. >> CANDY CRUSH.
    >> CANDY CRUSH. >> IS SHE KIDDING OR NOT
    >> IS SHE KIDDING OR NOT KIDDING?
    KIDDING? >> NO, SHE'S NOT KIDDING.
    >> NO, SHE'S NOT KIDDING. >> REALLY?
    >> REALLY? WHAT IS IT ABOUT CANDY CRUSH?
    WHAT IS IT ABOUT CANDY CRUSH? >> IT JUST LIGHTS THE BRAIN.
    >> IT JUST LIGHTS THE BRAIN. >> ALL OF US, ACTUALLY, WE GOT
    >> ALL OF US, ACTUALLY, WE GOT INTO SOME PEPPAASS THE PIGS
    INTO SOME PEPPAASS THE PIGS TOURNAMENT.
    TOURNAMENT. >> I DON'T KNOW PASS THE PIGS.
    >> I DON'T KNOW PASS THE PIGS. PASS THE PIGS?
    PASS THE PIGS? >> IT'S KIND OF LIKE CRAPS FOR
    >> IT'S KIND OF LIKE CRAPS FOR KIDS BASICALLY.
    KIDS BASICALLY. >> ONE BET THEY'RE ALL WILLING
    >> ONE BET THEY'RE ALL WILLING TO MAKE, AUDIENCES WILL FIND
    TO MAKE, AUDIENCES WILL FIND THIS FILM ANYTHING BUT
    THIS FILM ANYTHING BUT PREDICTABLE.
    PREDICTABLE. IS THERE A CHANCE THAT WHEN IT
    IS THERE A CHANCE THAT WHEN IT ENDS THAT WE DIDN'T SEE IT
    ENDS THAT WE DIDN'T SEE IT COMING?
    COMING? >> YES.
    >> YES. >> 100%.
    >> 100%. I WOULD BE SHOCKED IF SOMEBODY
    I WOULD BE SHOCKED IF SOMEBODY IN THE FIRST HALF OF THIS FILM
    IN THE FIRST HALF OF THIS FILM CALLS THE REST OF IT.
    CALLS THE REST OF IT. >> LET ME TELL YOU SOMETHING.
    >> LET ME TELL YOU SOMETHING. SOMETIMES YOU DO AN INTERVIEW
    SOMETIMES YOU DO AN INTERVIEW AND THEY SPILL.
    AND THEY SPILL. >> NOT THIS ONE?
    >> NOT THIS ONE? >> THEY'RE KEEPING THIS A
    >> THEY'RE KEEPING THIS A SECRET.
    SECRET. >> BUT THEY DIDN'T SPILL
    Conjoined Twin Sisters Tell Their Story: 'Being By Her … It's So Calming' | Megyn Kelly TODAY Jenna Bush Hager On John McCain's Legacy: 'Politics Is Put Aside For Friendship' | Megyn Kelly TODAY Alex Rodriguez Opens Up About Dating Jennifer Lopez And Embarrassing Family Moments | TODAY Norway's $47BN Coastal Highway | The B1M Megyn Kelly Panel Talks About The Colorado Dad Accused Of Killing His Family | Megyn Kelly TODAY Blake Lively & Anna Kendrick on 'A Simple Favor' & Working w/ Paul Feig | CinemaCon | MTV News Do Carragher and Neville think Spurs can challenge for the Premier League title? | MNF Jennifer Garner talks about a possible 'Alias' reboot The Biggest Scam in America 'Crazy Rich Asians' Awkwafina Knows Her Voice Sounds Like A '58-Year-Old Divorce Attorney' | TODAY