You've seen him in the Emmy nominated hit show "Barry". He's been tossed around by Lou Ferrigno and Lee Majors. Actor/Writer/Producer Sam Ingraffia calls in to discuss his role in the upcoming film "U.Z.L.A.". We talk about how he got in to acting, the struggle balancing a career in entertainment with family, how acting is reacting, and so much more! Featuring music from Stellar West!
Your wait is over. Bill is back and gets us up to speed on all thing whiskey. For the first time ever we stream the show on Instagram Live. Hear us work out the kinks.
She's been in everything from 'Grey's Anatomy' to 'Gotham'. Luciana Faulhaber calls in to discuss 'Don't Look'. a horror film she directed, wrote, produced, and stars in! Luciana talks about the challenges she faces making movies as a Latina American in a male driven industry. She also talks about how her experience behind the camera has changed her approach to on camera rolls!
Actress / Producer Chantelle Albers calls in! She's had guest starring roles on hit TV shows like 'Modern Family', 'Suspense', and 'Mob City'. She's also starred in horror movies like 'Condemned', 'Axeman', Turquoise', and 'Uncut'. We talk to her about her most recent feature film 'The 6th Friend' that she produced and starred in! We also talk about her theater background, transitioning from North Dakota to Los Angeles, and her work with animal shelters!
You might know her as Soren in the box office hit 'Captain Marvel', or possibly from her guest-starring roles on shows like 'The Detour', 'Shameless', 'Body of Proof', and 'Lie to Me'. We talk to actress Sharon Blynn about 'Captain Marvel', her acting career, and her previous work in the music industry! We also talk about the amazing organization she founded called 'Bald is Beautiful' which supports Ovarian Cancer programs.
You may know her as Dr. Slotnick on the hit AMC series 'Preacher', or from her guest starring roles on TV shows like 'Silicon Valley', 'Weeds', 'Criminal Minds', and 'Private Practice'. You may have also heard her in video games like 'Call of Duty: WWII', 'Halo Wars 2', 'Call of Duty: Black Ops III', and 'World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth', or countless animated projects! Actress/Voice Over Artist/Dialect Coach Karen Strassman calls in! We talk about the different projects she's been involved with and the art of voice acting. You can see her as D.D.A. Laura Tribe in the next season of Amazon Prime's 'Bosch' and as Barbara Dowels in Tom Six's latest horror thriller 'The Onania Club'!
Lisa Durupt may just be the busiest person in entertainment right now! We talk to her about her upcoming movies 'Breakthrough' with Topher Grace, 'Benchwarmers 2' with Chris Klein, her TV movies 'Christmas Lost and Found' premiering on Lifetime December 7th, and 'Reunited at Christmas' airing currently! We also talk about her upcoming TV series 'The Chronicle Mysteries' with Alison Sweeney, the production company she's involved with (Kafka Pictures), and Tricities Film Studio, a training center started by Lisa and her husband! Music provided by Chicago native Crystal Drake!
We talk to Actress/Art Director/Producer Allison King! You've seen her in projects like 'Baby Driver', '12 Strong', Better Call Saul’, and the TV Series 'The Purge'. We talk about those projects, how hard it is to "make it" in the industry, common misconceptions, and more!
We talk to Mia and Nardeep about 'Dinosaur', the film short they're in that is currently in production. Mia and Nardeep explain what it's like working on scripted projects versus more improvised projects, along with production differences between short films, tv, features, and independent films. Mia shares her thoughts on the difference between the entertainment business in Australia compared to the entertainment business here in the states. All of that, and so much more!
Christian Jacobs the M.C. Bat Commander of The Aquabats! calls in! We get caught up to speed on all things The Aquabats! Their extremely successful Kickstarter campaign, a new album, their new The Aquabats! Super Show! web series, their set at Riot Fest in Chicago, and more!
If you don't know his name, you should! In an era where getting a movie made is extremely difficult, Gene Fallaize gets it done consistently! The last time he was on, we were talking about 'Cain Hill'. This time, we discuss his newest project - an action/thriller called 'Violent Lines'. Gene gives us a rundown of the project and talks about things like overcoming the challenges of filming fight scenes. We also discuss a couple of his other projects - 'Dudley' a Dudley Moore biopic, and 'The Beast of Jersey' a crime/thriller based on the true story of a man that terrorized the island of Jersey for over a decade! We also talk about the importance of audiences supporting independent films.
Charmaine Bingwa is more than just an award winning Zimbabwean / Australian actor! She's a producer, a writer, a director, a singer, and a musician! We talk to Charmaine about her new show 'Little Sista' which she wrote, produced, directed, and stars in! We also talk about things like...what it was like for her to open for Demi Lovato!
Adult Swim is the adult-oriented nighttime programming block on Cartoon Network! They've taken the show on the road offering a fun night games, prizes and unaired Adult Swim episodes, never before seen pilots, specials and more! We were lucky enough to have been invited to record on location and talk to some of the festival goers!
You may know her as Ms. Ingram from the CBS hit 'Young Sheldon', but there's a lot more to know about the multi-talented Danielle Pinnock. We discuss her experience in theater, her one woman show, and her ties to Chicago!
Sure, you probably know James Lafferty & Stephen Colletti from 'One Tree Hill', but did you know they created and wrote a show of their own? We'll they did, and it's called 'Everyone is Doing Great', and it's amazeballs! We talk about that project, the process of creating a pilot on a budget, MJ vs King James and more!!
Actress Courtney Henggeler has been ON FIRE! She calls in to talk about 'Cobra Kai' where plays Amanda LaRusso! We were lucky enough to have her on the same day she received news that 'Cobra Kai' was picked up for a second season! Combine that with the fact that she was on the season finale of 'The Big Bang Theory' which was airing in Chicago during this interview, and we had tons to talk about. We talk everything from 'Cobra Kai' and 'The Big Bang Theory' to 'Saved by the Bell' and 'Clarissa Explains It All'! Bill talks about his New Orleans trip, becoming a new homeowner, and updating his method of commuting.
Fresh off the release of her award winning documentary "The Bill Murray Experience", Sadie Katz offers some great stories from behind the scenes! The film features interviews with Joel Murray, P.J. Soles and also features the legend himself, Bill Murray! We also talk about her upcoming film "Party Bus To Hell" that she stars in along side Tara Reid!!
You probably know Tami Stronach as The Childlike Empress from "The Never Ending Story". She's been super busy since that movie came out in 1984! Tami has been doing tons of theater, and is actually the CEO of her own theater Paper Canoe Co. in Brooklyn, NY. She called in to promote a new film she's in called "Ultra-Low"! Hear what she's been up to along with all things "The Never Ending Story"!
Lisa talks about coming up through Chicago's iconic improv community and getting roles on shows like "Black-ish" and "Shameless". She's the creator of the web series "Rick and Len Fix Sh!t in Your House" and "Dog Moms" and has been featured in hit web series like "Successful People". Lisa talks about making the move to LA and how she got roles on "This is Us" and "Modern Family". You can see her in season 3 of the Netflix hit "LOVE" coming out in March!
Jose (Tony) Garcia joins us at Old Irving Brewing Co. to discuss his career as a an actor in Theater, an instructor at Green Shirt Studio, and his work on Showtime's 'The Chi'! We also talk about his work on 'Shameless', 'Chicago Fire', 'Prison Break', and 'Win it All'!