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:
Soundcloud | Stitcher | iTunes

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:
Soundcloud | Stitcher | iTunes

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

EPISODE 167: NOREE VICTORIA (PART 2)

In Episode 167, Trev and AJ chat about how being a multihyphenate (i.e actor/filmmaker) can help or hinder your career, and wax a bit more philosophical on auditions versus meetings before Trev sits down with actress Noree Victoria for Part 2 of their conversation about what it takes to thrive in this business – personally. Total running time: 54:08.



Noree's Links for Episode 167:
IMDB | NoreeVictoria.com | @noreevictoria | Facebook

Picks of the Week:
Salem's Lot by Stephen King (Trev) | The Chair (AJ)
Angela vs Bath & Body Works Rant (Team Pick via Cesar GamiƱo)

Patron of the Week:
Ryan Quinn Adams
I am an actor, filmmaker, husband, father, UPS driver and recently a health coach from South Lake Tahoe, CA. I moved to Hollywood after high school with no plan and no clue. It didn't take me long to lose myself in all the glitz and glamour. I moved back to Tahoe and started a family.  I took a 20 year hiatus to figure out that I really did want to be an actor. Thanks to Inside Acting I found the courage to start acting again. I get to do community theater plays and work on short films and independent films here in Tahoe! //  Facebook | @tahoeactor

Episode 167:
Soundcloud | Stitcher | iTunes

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

EPISODE 166: NOREE VICTORIA (PART 1)

In Episode 166, Trev and AJ chat about loyalty versus business (and how that can sometimes be a tough – but necessary – pill to swallow) and the power of owning our imperfections. Then Trev sits down with actress Noree Victoria for Part 1 of their conversation about what it takes to thrive in this business – personally. Total running time: 59:37.



Noree's Links for Episode 166:
IMDB | NoreeVictoria.com | @noreevictoria | Facebook

Also Mentioned:
When You Meet An Astronomer (IAP Dispatch)

Picks of the Week:
P90X2 (Trev) | Tapestry – Carole King (AJ)
My Big Break (Listener Pick via Patron Matt B.)

Soundcloud | Stitcher | iTunes

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

EPISODE 165: BREA GRANT (PART 3)

In Episode 165, Trev and AJ pit the LA musical theatre scene against the NYC scene, get schooled on why it's *really* called a "step and repeat," and chat about freelancing with multiple representation versus strategizing with single representation. Then Trev sits down for the third and final part of his chat actor / writer / producer Brea Grant (Dexter, Friday Night Lights, Heroes) on her unlikely journey as an actress, writer, and producer. Best. Interview series. Ever. Total running time: 1:01:22.



Brea's Links for Episode 165:
- IMDB | BreaGrant.com | @breagrant

Picks of the Week:
'Nice Things' @ Rogue Machine (Trev) | Hedwig and the Angry Inch: iTunes / IMDB (AJ)
Ex-Heroes (Listener Pick via Jenni G.)

Soundcloud | Stitcher | iTunes