Tuesday, December 16, 2014

EPISODE 172: DAEL ORLANDERSMITH (PART 2)

In Episode 172, Trev hosts live with pre-recorded support form AJ – chatting about everything from Trev shooting his second short script, to both on their recent “booking the office” moments, to getting proactive with personal finances, to the ever more prolific internet TV show model and the recent Sony hack. Then they roll second and final part of their chat with actor / writer / performer Dael Orlandersmith (Yellowman, Bones, Forever) to chat about process, culture, and how art affects everything we do. Total running time: 50:48.

Episode 172: Dael Orlandersmith (Part 2)



Dael's Links for Episode 172:
Wikipedia

Picks of the Week:
Interstellar (Trev+AJ)
The Paul Mecurio Show #31: Bob Krakower (via Patron Matt Bailey)

Also Mentioned:
Gawker: Sony Hack

Patron of the Week:
Brent Davis
Brent is an Inside Acting Patron.






Episode 172:
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Tuesday, December 09, 2014

EPISODE 171: DAEL ORLANDERSMITH (PART 1)

In Episode 171, Trev and AJ chat about AJ’s first feature film debut, Trev’s recent goal and upcoming short, and share some thoughts on where to live in L.A. – and the three pillars to consider: a recharge zone, and an art / business focus balance. Then they sit down for their first ever bi-coastal Skype interview with actor / writer / performer Dael Orlandersmith (Yellowman, Bones, Forever) to chat about process, culture, and how art affects everything we do. Total running time: 1:05:35.

Episode 170: J.K. Simmons (Redux – Part 2)



Dael's Links for Episode 171:
Wikipedia

Picks of the Week:
Luna Gale (Trev) | I Know That Voice (AJ)
Storyist (Listener Pick via Patron Jasmin Bristow)

Patron of the Week:
Charina Dorothy
Charina is an actor in Los Angeles who is also skilled in the art of hula hooping, hardcore pranking, and four-leaf clover hunting. She grew up in Northern Minnesota and has many credits throughout the Midwest. // Facebook | @CharinaLayne



Episode 171:
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Tuesday, November 25, 2014

EPISODE 170: J.K. SIMMONS (REDUX – PART 2)

In Episode 170, Trev and AJ chat about AJ’s recent musical reading – and why it’s a good idea to do readings, paid or not – as well as share their thoughts on what does and doesn’t make for a compelling reel (and there’s a homework assignment snuck in there). Then the IAP vaults open with a flourish to release Part 2 of the long-ago interview with actor J.K. Simmons (The Closer, Juno, Whiplash). Total running time: 1:00:17.

Episode 170: J.K. Simmons (Redux – Part 2)



J.K.'s Links for Episode 170:
IMDB

Picks of the Week:
Walkr (Trev) | Wired (AJ)

Patron of the Week:
Jay Rose
Jay is a South Florida-based actor and journalist who rarely speaks of himself in the third person but relishes the opportunity to do so here. A veteran of several student films, he’s eager to move his acting career forward in the months and years ahead. Jay currently trains at the Burt Reynolds Institute for Film & Theatre. // @jirose


Episode 170:
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Tuesday, November 18, 2014

EPISODE 169: J.K. SIMMONS (PART 1 – REDUX)

In Episode 169, AJ talks about his three new NYC ‘thrival’ jobs, Trev shares a weekly formula he’s been working with, and the two open up ye olde IAP vault to revisit Part 1 of their long-ago interview with actor J.K. Simmons (The Closer, Juno, Whiplash). Total running time: 1:00:10.

Episode 169: J.K. Simmons (Redux – Part 1)



J.K.'s Links for Episode 169:
IMDB

Also Mentioned:
The 1 / 2 / 7 / 14 Formula
Whiplash – Trailer
Whiplash writer / director Damien Chazelle on KCRW's The Business
The War of Art by Steven Pressfield
Solaroad Opens First Solar Bike Path

Picks of the Week:
KCRW's The Business (iTunes link) (Trev) | Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (AJ)
Solar Freakin' Roadways (Listener Pick via Patron Keenan Falk)

Patron of the Week:
Rebecca Berman
Rebecca is an Inside Acting Patron.






Episode 169:
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Tuesday, November 11, 2014

EPISODE 168: NOREE VICTORIA (PART 3)

In Episode 168, Trev and AJ talk about the hustle that never goes away, building the artist/agent relationship, and one reason it’s a good idea to join a theatre company in L.A. (and why being non-Equity is a non-issue if you just want to get on stage). Then Trev sits down for the final part of his chat with actress Noree Victoria about what it takes to thrive in this business – personally. Total running time: 54:45.



Noree's Links for Episode 168:
IMDB | NoreeVictoria.com | @noreevictoria | Facebook

Also Mentioned:
lastagealliance.com

Picks of the Week:
The Kids Are All Right (Trev) | Gracepoint (AJ)
A Band Called Death [iTunes Link] (Listener Pick via Patron Jennifer Greene)

Patron of the Week:
Jasmine Shea
Jasmine Shea is an actress currently based in Wichita, Kansas. In the last two years, she's been a part of three indie short films, two SAG-AFTRA features (one as a principle supporting actress alongside Joey Lauren Adams), and numerous local theatre productions both as ensemble cast member and lead. In addition to acting, Jasmine is also an amateur astronomer, belly dance performer and teacher, motorcycle enthusiast, singer, musician, and crocheter of warm fuzzy hats. // Facebook | IMDB | @Jasmine_Shea

Episode 168:
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