Amy Poehler On ‘Wine Country,’ Judge Judy And Parenting Her 2 Boys | TODAY


>>>WELCOME BACK.>>>WELCOME BACK. AMY POEHLER JUGGLES MANY HATS IN AMY POEHLER JUGGLES MANY HATS IN HER NEW MOVIE. HER NEW MOVIE.>>THE STAR, PRODUCER AND>>THE STAR, PRODUCER AND DIRECTOR OF “WINE COUNTRY” WHICH DIRECTOR OF “WINE COUNTRY” WHICH FOLLOWS SIX LONG-TIME FRIENDS AS FOLLOWS SIX LONG-TIME FRIENDS AS THEY REUNITE FOR A WEEKEND OF THEY REUNITE FOR A WEEKEND OF WINE TASTING IN NAPA VALLEY. WINE TASTING IN NAPA VALLEY. TAKE A LOOK. TAKE A LOOK.>>THERE IS NO WRONG ANSWERS.>>THERE IS NO WRONG ANSWERS.>>APPLE?>>APPLE?>>YES.>>YES.>>VERY GOOD.>>VERY GOOD. GREEN APPLE. GREEN APPLE.>>I WANT TO SAY CANNED PEACHES?>>I WANT TO SAY CANNED PEACHES?>>NO.>>NO.>>YOU SAID THERE IS NO WRONG>>YOU SAID THERE IS NO WRONG ANSWER. ANSWER.>>YEAH, BUT, YOU KNOW, PEACHES.>>YEAH, BUT, YOU KNOW, PEACHES. THERE IS NO PEACHES IN THERE. THERE IS NO PEACHES IN THERE. WHAT ELSE DO YOU GOT? WHAT ELSE DO YOU GOT?>>OH, LEMON.>>OH, LEMON.>>YES, VERY GOOD.>>YES, VERY GOOD.>>I TASTE THE LEMON, YEAH.>>I TASTE THE LEMON, YEAH.>>YOU DON’T TASTE IT.>>YOU DON’T TASTE IT. YOU SMELL IT. YOU SMELL IT.>>AMAZING.>>AMAZING. AMY, GOOD MORNING. AMY, GOOD MORNING.>>GOOD MORNING.>>GOOD MORNING.>>SO THIS IS JUST LIKE>>SO THIS IS JUST LIKE BASICALLY YOU AND ALL YOUR BASICALLY YOU AND ALL YOUR BESTIES GOING TO WINE COUNTRY BESTIES GOING TO WINE COUNTRY AND YOU ARE LIKE, LET’S MAKE A AND YOU ARE LIKE, LET’S MAKE A MOVIE? MOVIE?>>YEAH, WE REALLY FOOLED THEM.>>YEAH, WE REALLY FOOLED THEM. NO, YEAH. NO, YEAH. IT’S ME AND A BUNCH OF WOMEN IT’S ME AND A BUNCH OF WOMEN FROM “SNL” AND BASED OFF A TRIP FROM “SNL” AND BASED OFF A TRIP WE TOOK TO NAPA A FEW YEARS AGO. WE TOOK TO NAPA A FEW YEARS AGO. IT’S NOT A DOCUMENTARY. IT’S NOT A DOCUMENTARY. WE ARE PLAYING CHARACTERS. WE ARE PLAYING CHARACTERS.>>THERE IS SOMETHING ABOUT>>THERE IS SOMETHING ABOUT NAPA. NAPA. I DID A TRIP ONCE AND YOU THINK I DID A TRIP ONCE AND YOU THINK IT’S SORT OF LIKE THIS IT’S SORT OF LIKE THIS HIGH-CLASS SOPHISTICATED THING, HIGH-CLASS SOPHISTICATED THING, WHICH IT IS. WHICH IT IS. YOU DRINK ENOUGH WINE AND IT’S YOU DRINK ENOUGH WINE AND IT’S LIKE A WEEKEND IN VEGAS? LIKE A WEEKEND IN VEGAS?>>WELL, YOU KNOW, I DON’T KNOW>>WELL, YOU KNOW, I DON’T KNOW ABOUT YOU, BUT I FIND MY FEMALE ABOUT YOU, BUT I FIND MY FEMALE RELATIONSHIPS ARE SUPER RELATIONSHIPS ARE SUPER IMPORTANT TO ME. IMPORTANT TO ME. WE GO DEEP PRETTY FAST AND WE WE GO DEEP PRETTY FAST AND WE DON’T HAVE A LOT OF TIME TO DON’T HAVE A LOT OF TIME TO SPEND BECAUSE WE ARE JUGGLING A SPEND BECAUSE WE ARE JUGGLING A LOT OF STUFF. LOT OF STUFF. YOU JAM IT IN WHEN YOU ARE YOU JAM IT IN WHEN YOU ARE TOGETHER. TOGETHER. THAT’S KIND OF WHAT THE MOVIE IS THAT’S KIND OF WHAT THE MOVIE IS ABOUT. ABOUT.>>THESE ARE SOME OF YOUR BEST>>THESE ARE SOME OF YOUR BEST FRIENDS, SIX OF YOUR BEST FRIENDS, SIX OF YOUR BEST FRIENDS, AND YOU DIRECTED THIS. FRIENDS, AND YOU DIRECTED THIS. DID THEY LISTEN TO YOU? DID THEY LISTEN TO YOU?>>NO.>>NO. THEY NEVER LISTENED TO ME ONCE. THEY NEVER LISTENED TO ME ONCE.>>I READ A QUOTE WHERE SOMEBODY>>I READ A QUOTE WHERE SOMEBODY SAID, YEAH, SHE SOMETIMES HAD TO SAID, YEAH, SHE SOMETIMES HAD TO GET BOSSY? GET BOSSY?>>YEAH, EVERYBODY KNOWS EACH>>YEAH, EVERYBODY KNOWS EACH OTHER REALLY WELL. OTHER REALLY WELL. WE DIDN’T HAVE TO DO REHEARSAL WE DIDN’T HAVE TO DO REHEARSAL BECAUSE EVERYBODY KNOWS HOW EACH BECAUSE EVERYBODY KNOWS HOW EACH OTHER WORKS. OTHER WORKS. MY JOB A LOT OF TIMES IS TO MY JOB A LOT OF TIMES IS TO CORRAL THE GROUP, TO GET THEM CORRAL THE GROUP, TO GET THEM OVER TO THE COUCH SO I COULD OVER TO THE COUCH SO I COULD CALL ACTION AND WE COULD GET CALL ACTION AND WE COULD GET STARTED. STARTED.>>JENNA WAS ASKING IF THE SCENE>>JENNA WAS ASKING IF THE SCENE WAS IMPROV THAT WE JUST SAW? WAS IMPROV THAT WE JUST SAW?>>YEAH.>>YEAH.>>WAS THERE A LOT OF THAT?>>WAS THERE A LOT OF THAT?>>LIZ AND EMILY, THE WRITERS OF>>LIZ AND EMILY, THE WRITERS OF THE SCRIP, DID AN AMAZING JOB. THE SCRIP, DID AN AMAZING JOB. YOU DON’T HAVE A GROUP OF WOMEN YOU DON’T HAVE A GROUP OF WOMEN THAT TALENTED TOGETHER AND NOT THAT TALENTED TOGETHER AND NOT ALLOW THEM TO PLAY. ALLOW THEM TO PLAY. WE CERTAINLY DID THAT. WE CERTAINLY DID THAT.>>I ALSO READ THAT THEY SAID>>I ALSO READ THAT THEY SAID YOU ARE A LITTLE BIT LIKE YOUR YOU ARE A LITTLE BIT LIKE YOUR CHARACTER IN THAT YOU ARE AT THE CHARACTER IN THAT YOU ARE AT THE PLANNER OF THE GROUP? PLANNER OF THE GROUP?>>I AM SO STRESSED WITH WHAT>>I AM SO STRESSED WITH WHAT THIS ROYAL BABY NAME IS. THIS ROYAL BABY NAME IS. I WANT TO CHECK THIS OFF THE I WANT TO CHECK THIS OFF THE LIST. WHAT IS IT? LIST. WHAT IS IT?>>WHAT DO YOU THINK?>>WHAT DO YOU THINK?>>I DON’T KNOW.>>I DON’T KNOW.>>ALBERT?>>ALBERT?>>ALBERT?>>ALBERT? I DON’T KNOW. I DON’T KNOW.>>ALEXANDER?>>ALEXANDER?>>JUSTIN WINDSOR?>>JUSTIN WINDSOR?>>NATALIE THOUGHT SPENCER.>>NATALIE THOUGHT SPENCER.>>I WILL LOSE IT.>>I WILL LOSE IT. I WISH WE COULD BREAK THAT NEWS I WISH WE COULD BREAK THAT NEWS RIGHT NOW. RIGHT NOW.>>I KNOW.>>I KNOW. WHAT IS THE BABY NAME? WHAT IS THE BABY NAME?>>YOU ARE A PLANNER.>>YOU ARE A PLANNER.>>YEAH.>>YEAH.>>YOU PLANNED ONE TRIP THAT>>YOU PLANNED ONE TRIP THAT WENT AWRY BECAUSE THERE WERE WENT AWRY BECAUSE THERE WERE SOME BEDBUGS? SOME BEDBUGS? IS THAT TRUE? IS THAT TRUE?>>OH, THAT’S RIGHT.>>OH, THAT’S RIGHT. I THINK AT THE END OF THE DAY WE I THINK AT THE END OF THE DAY WE DON’T KNOW IF THEY WERE DON’T KNOW IF THEY WERE TECHNICALLY BEDBUGS, BUT WE WENT TECHNICALLY BEDBUGS, BUT WE WENT ON A TRIP AND THERE WERE BUGS IN ON A TRIP AND THERE WERE BUGS IN THE BED. THE BED. DOES THAT MAKE BEDBUGS? DOES THAT MAKE BEDBUGS? IT WAS LIKE MY WORST NIGHTMARE. IT WAS LIKE MY WORST NIGHTMARE. WE ARRIVED AT A HOUSE AND THERE WE ARRIVED AT A HOUSE AND THERE WERE — BUT WE SWITCHED HOUSES. WERE — BUT WE SWITCHED HOUSES.>>SO YOU TOOK CARE OF IT.>>SO YOU TOOK CARE OF IT.>>I TOOK CARE OF IT.>>I TOOK CARE OF IT. FOR A PLANNER LIKE ME, IT WAS FOR A PLANNER LIKE ME, IT WAS AWFUL. AWFUL.>>NOW, AMY, YOU ARE ALWAYS FULL>>NOW, AMY, YOU ARE ALWAYS FULL OF SURPRISES WHEN I SEE YOU. OF SURPRISES WHEN I SEE YOU. I HAD NO IDEA UNTIL I WAS I HAD NO IDEA UNTIL I WAS READING FOR THIS INTERVIEW THAT READING FOR THIS INTERVIEW THAT YOU LOVE JUDGE JUDY? YOU LOVE JUDGE JUDY? I DID NOT KNOW YOU LOVED THE I DID NOT KNOW YOU LOVED THE LAW? LAW? RPTS I LOVE EVERYTHING ABOUT RPTS I LOVE EVERYTHING ABOUT JUDGE JUDGE JUDGE JUDY. JUDGE JUDY. SHE IS A BOSS ON AND OFF SCREEN. SHE IS A BOSS ON AND OFF SCREEN. I LOVE HER SHOW. I LOVE HER SHOW. I THINK IT’S AN INCREDIBLE THING I THINK IT’S AN INCREDIBLE THING TO WATCH, ESPECIALLY WHEN YOU TO WATCH, ESPECIALLY WHEN YOU ARE SEARCHING FOR FAIRNESS AND ARE SEARCHING FOR FAIRNESS AND EQUALITY IN THE WORLD. EQUALITY IN THE WORLD. I THINK SHE IS A QUEEN. I THINK SHE IS A QUEEN.>>SHE GOT A STAR ON HOLLYWOOD>>SHE GOT A STAR ON HOLLYWOOD WALK OF FAME? WALK OF FAME?>>NO, DAYTIME EMMY AWARD,>>NO, DAYTIME EMMY AWARD, LIFETIME AHEAVE. LIFETIME AHEAVE. AWARD. AWARD. I SURPRISED THEM BY GIVING IT TO I SURPRISED THEM BY GIVING IT TO HER. HER. AND LOOK HOW CUTE SHE IS. AND LOOK HOW CUTE SHE IS.>>DOES SHE KNOW?>>DOES SHE KNOW?>>I WOULD NEVER — JUDGE JUDY,>>I WOULD NEVER — JUDGE JUDY, I WOULD NEVER SURPRISE HER. I WOULD NEVER SURPRISE HER. I WOULD ASK. I WOULD ASK. I ASKED FOR PERMISSION TO BE IN I ASKED FOR PERMISSION TO BE IN HER PRESENCE AND SHE SAID YES. HER PRESENCE AND SHE SAID YES.>>THAT’S SO COOL.>>THAT’S SO COOL.>>SHE IS THE COOLEST.>>SHE IS THE COOLEST.>>DO YOU LIKE HER NEW DO?>>DO YOU LIKE HER NEW DO? THERE WAS A LOT OF TALK ABOUT THERE WAS A LOT OF TALK ABOUT HER HAIR. HER HAIR.>>ANYTHING JUDGE JUDY DOES IS>>ANYTHING JUDGE JUDY DOES IS FINE WITH ME. FINE WITH ME. IF SHE WORE A BASEBALL HAT THE IF SHE WORE A BASEBALL HAT THE REST OF HER LIFE, I WOULD BE REST OF HER LIFE, I WOULD BE HAPPY WITH THAT. HAPPY WITH THAT.>>YOU ARE DIRECTING ANOTHER>>YOU ARE DIRECTING ANOTHER MOVIE ON NETFLIX? MOVIE ON NETFLIX?>>YEAH.>>YEAH.>>IS THIS YOUR NEW THING.>>IS THIS YOUR NEW THING.>>A FEATURE IN THE FALL CALLED>>A FEATURE IN THE FALL CALLED MOXIE. MOXIE. IT’S A NOVEL BASED ON THE SAME IT’S A NOVEL BASED ON THE SAME NAME. NAME. IT’S ABOUT A 16-YEAR-OLD GIRL IT’S ABOUT A 16-YEAR-OLD GIRL THAT KIND OF COMES TO TERMS WITH THAT KIND OF COMES TO TERMS WITH THE STUFF HAPPENING IN OTHER THE STUFF HAPPENING IN OTHER HIGH SCHOOL AND LEARNING ABOUT HIGH SCHOOL AND LEARNING ABOUT HER MOTHER’S RIOT GIRL PAST. HER MOTHER’S RIOT GIRL PAST. I’M REALLY EXCITED. I’M REALLY EXCITED.>>DID YOU KNOW IT IS THE 15th>>DID YOU KNOW IT IS THE 15th ANNIVERSARY OF MEAN GIRLS? ANNIVERSARY OF MEAN GIRLS? THE ROLE I LOVE, REGINA GEORGE’S THE ROLE I LOVE, REGINA GEORGE’S COOL MOM. COOL MOM. I AM NOT A MOM. I AM NOT A MOM. I AM A COOL MOM. I AM A COOL MOM. ARE YOU A COOL MOM? ARE YOU A COOL MOM?>>NO.>>NO.>>ME NEITHER.>>ME NEITHER.>>I AM KIND OF A STRICT MOM.>>I AM KIND OF A STRICT MOM. I AM ON THE STRICTER SIDE. I AM ON THE STRICTER SIDE. I HAVE TWO BOYS. I HAVE TWO BOYS.>>HOW OLD NOW?>>HOW OLD NOW?>>8 AND 10.>>8 AND 10. YEAH. YEAH. THEY WOULD NOT SAY I WAS COOL THEY WOULD NOT SAY I WAS COOL ANYWAY. ANYWAY.>>HOW WOULD THEY DESCRIBE YOU?>>HOW WOULD THEY DESCRIBE YOU? AS A STRICT MOM? AS A STRICT MOM?>>I THINK THEY WOULD DESCRIBE>>I THINK THEY WOULD DESCRIBE ME AS FUN BUT A LITTLE STRICT. ME AS FUN BUT A LITTLE STRICT. NO. NO. I DON’T THINK I HAVE MUCH IN I DON’T THINK I HAVE MUCH IN COMMON WITH THE CHARACTER, THANK COMMON WITH THE CHARACTER, THANK GOODNESS. GOODNESS.>>I KNOW.>>I KNOW.>>YEAH, THAT CHARACTER IS A>>YEAH, THAT CHARACTER IS A LITTLE — SHE IS A LITTLE OFF LITTLE — SHE IS A LITTLE OFF HER ROCKER. HER ROCKER.>>WE LOVE IT.>>WE LOVE IT.>>GOING BACK TO “WINE COUNTRY,”>>GOING BACK TO “WINE COUNTRY,” ONE OF MY FAVORITE THINGS IS THE ONE OF MY FAVORITE THINGS IS THE GAME Y’ALL PLAY CALLED THINGS WE GAME Y’ALL PLAY CALLED THINGS WE SAY NOW? SAY NOW?>>YEAH.>>YEAH. THAT’S KIND OF LIKE A VERSION OF THAT’S KIND OF LIKE A VERSION OF THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID. THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID. IT’S LIKE I’LL MEET YOU FOR IT’S LIKE I’LL MEET YOU FOR LUNCH BUT I HAVE TO, YOU KNOW, LUNCH BUT I HAVE TO, YOU KNOW, GET A COLONOSCOPY. GET A COLONOSCOPY.>>IT’S WHAT YOU ARE SAYING TO>>IT’S WHAT YOU ARE SAYING TO MARK YOUR AGE? MARK YOUR AGE?>>YOU ARE LIKE, YEAH.>>YOU ARE LIKE, YEAH. I CAN’T WEAR HEELS, YOU KNOW, I I CAN’T WEAR HEELS, YOU KNOW, I HAVE FALLEN ARCHES. HAVE FALLEN ARCHES. I CAN’T BELIEVE I’M SAYING THIS. I CAN’T BELIEVE I’M SAYING THIS.>>IF “WINE COUNTRY” HAS A>>IF “WINE COUNTRY” HAS A SEQUEL, COULD WE PLEASE HAVE A SEQUEL, COULD WE PLEASE HAVE A CAMEO? CAMEO?>>YES.>>YES. I WON’T BE PREGNANT. I WON’T BE PREGNANT.>>I’LL MAKE SURE.>>I’LL MAKE SURE.>>YOU’VE GOT TO GET THAT BABY>>YOU’VE GOT TO GET THAT BABY OUT. OUT.>>I WILL.>>I WILL. IT WILL BE GONE BY THE TIME — IT WILL BE GONE BY THE TIME — WHERE IS THE NEXT TRIP? WHERE IS THE NEXT TRIP? NAPA? NAPA? VEGAS? VEGAS?>>WHAT SHOULD WE DO?>>WHAT SHOULD WE DO? GO TO THE CARIBBEAN? GO TO THE CARIBBEAN?>>DEFINITELY NOT VEGAS.>>DEFINITELY NOT VEGAS.>>MAYBE LIKE EITHER LIKE A DUDE>>MAYBE LIKE EITHER LIKE A DUDE RANCH OR REHAB? RANCH OR REHAB? I DON’T KNOW. I DON’T KNOW.>>THE BETTY FORD CLINIC.>>THE BETTY FORD CLINIC.>>YES.>>YES.>>SHE GETS HER.>>SHE GETS HER.>>YES.>>YES.>>AMY, THANK YOU SO MUCH.>>AMY, THANK YOU SO MUCH. “WINE COUNTRY” OPENS IN SELECT “WINE COUNTRY” OPENS IN SELECT THEATERS THEATERS TODAY.

Add a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *