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


Whiplash