Cunard Adds John Landis, Deborah Nadoolman Landis to Insights Program

by Daniel McCarthy
Cunard Adds John Landis, Deborah Nadoolman Landis to Insights Program

Deborah Nadoolman Landis (left) and John Landis will join guests on Cunard's August 25 transatlantic crossing. Photo: Andrea Raffin /

Cunard is bringing iconic film director John Landis and famed costumer designer Deborah Nadoolman Landis onboard the August 25 transatlantic crossing on Queen Mary 2 as part of the line’s Insights Program.

The program will feature both guests participating in Q&A sessions, lectures, and screenings onboard and interacting with guests during the seven-night sailing.

John Landis, an Emmy-winner creator, is best known as the director of famed films including Animal House, The Blues Brothers, Coming to America, and An American Werewolf in London.  

Deborah Nadoolman Landis, an Oscar-nominated costume designer, is best known for her work creating costumers for Raiders in the Lost Ark, Coming to America, and more. She is currently the Director of the David C. Copley Center for Costume Design at the UCLA School of Theater, Film & Television and author of six different books.  

"Continuing Cunard's 'Stars Aboard' legacy, we are thrilled to welcome iconic film director John Landis, and esteemed costume designer, Deborah Nadoolman Landis onboard," said Josh Leibowitz, SVP Cunard North America.

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