EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Jon Hamm Talks 'Million Dollar Arm' and Why He Was in 'The A-Team'

Sunday, 11 May 2014 17:21
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Opening in theaters on May 16th is the new sports biography Million Dollar Arm, based on the true story of sports agent J.B. Bernstein. The film was directed by Craig Gillespie (Fright Night), and stars Jon Hamm (The A-TeamThe Town, Bridesmaids) as Bernstein, as well as Lake Bell (Black RockIn a World...), Bill Paxton (2 Guns), Suraj Sharma (Life of Pi), Madhur Mittal (Slumdog Millionare) and Academy Award-winner Alan Arkin (Argo). 

IAR's Managing Editor Jami Philbrick recently had the absolute pleasure of sitting down with Jon Hamm to talk about his work on Million Dollar Arm and why he was in The A-Team. The popular actor discussed his new film, why it feels like a Disney movie, working with the great Alan Arkin in India, Bill Paxton's performance as a baseball coach, what he learned from the real J.B. Bernstein, and why he ended up doing a pivotal cameo appearance in The A-Team.

To watch our exclusive interview with Jon Hamm about Million Dollar Arm and why he was in The A-Team, please click on the video player above. 

SYNOPSIS:

A sports agent (Hamm) stages an unconventional recruitment strategy to get talented Indian cricket players to play Major League Baseball.

Million Dollar Arm opens in theaters on May 16th. 


The A-Team is available on Blu-ray and DVD now!


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