Whiplash: Getting into the mind of J.K. Simmons' character

Whiplash: Actor J.K. Simmons and director Damien Chazelle explain the back story behind Simmon’s mysterious character Fletcher — an enigmatic teacher determined to see his drummer students succeed — and why he was portrayed the way he was.

Actor Talks

Character Studies

Director Talks

Psychological Drama

Damien Chazelle