#012 - Cress Williams

In this week’s episode, I am joined by the always hilarious Cress Williams. Cress is a seasoned actor who is known for his work on Grey’s Anatomy, Prison Break, Friday Night Lights, and more recently Hart of Dixie. However, in this episode, Cress delves into how he got his start, and more importantly how he landed the role of DC’s Black Lightning. We discuss San Diego Comic Con 2017, and the show in great detail. So grab some popcorn and stay awhile.

Time Stamps:

00:00:00 Intro

00:00:28 Industry News

00:03:48 Trailer Drops

00:04:15 Guest Intro

00:04:35 Commercial Break

00:05:57 Cress Williams Interview

00:46:30 Outro

Link Dump:

Color of Change | Website: https://colorofchange.org/

Yardie | Official Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hvZIAEx0Jak

The Outsider | Official Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QNNcl2mEHzQ

Lost in Space | Date Announcement: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I5X3vC-XsU0

The Forgiven | Official Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_lpuc162YpI

Cress Williams | IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0930317/

Cress Williams | Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cress_williams/?hl=en

Cress Williams | Twitter: https://twitter.com/CressWilliams

#011 - Robert Miller

In this week’s episode, I am joined by award-winning composer Robert Miller. In our interview, Robert talks about his early career and discusses his work on The King, Atomic Homefront, Knife Skills and his work with ESPN for the 30 for 30 series. There is so much more covered in this interview so be sure to check it out.

Time Stamps:

00:00:00 Intro

00:00:28 Industry News

00:03:32 Trailer Drops

00:03:55 Guest Intro

00:04:30 Commercial Break

00:05:58 Robert Miller Interview

00:59:26 Outro

Link Dump:

2018 BAFTA Awards | Complete List of Winners: http://variety.com/2018/film/news/bafta-awards-2018-complete-winners-list-1202702940/

Cobra Kai | Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xLtYmhj-0Kg

Ready Player One | Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D_eZxSYRhco

Incredibles 2 | Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YBpdL9hSac4

Uncle Drew | Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ept29ceiVfk

Rampage | Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-43MBOJnVks

Atomic Homefront | Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ix1Tz7c1DTw

30 for 30 | Website: http://www.espn.com/30for30/

Knife Skills | Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ir71YZplg-0

Robert Miller | IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0589217/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1

Robert Miller | Website: http://www.rmimusic.com/

#010 - Austin Hébert

In this week's episode, I am joined by actor Austin Hébert. In our interview, Austin talks about his early career and discusses his recent film, Burden which won the Sundance Audience Award last month. Austin also talks about what it was like filming the box office hit 12 Strong.

Time Stamps:

00:00:00 Intro

00:00:28 Industry News

00:03:01 Trailer Drops

00:03:25 Guest Intro

00:03:55 Commercial Break

00:05:47 Austin Hébert Interview

00:41:23 Outro

Link Dump:

Solo: A Star Wars Story | Official Teaser: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dNW0B0HsvVs

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom | Official Trailer 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NooW_RbfdWI

Mission: Impossible - Fallout | Official Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wb49-oV0F78

Deadpool 2 | Deadpool, Meet Cable Clip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xZNBFcwd7zc

VENOM | Official Teaser Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dzxFdtWmjto

Austin Hébert | Twitter: https://twitter.com/austinblaine

Austin Hébert | Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/austin_hebert/

Austin Hébert | IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm3332884/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Burden | Official Website: http://www.sundance.org/projects/burden

12 Strong | Official Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Denciie5o

#009 - Daniel L. Smith

This week on the show I am joined by VFX veteran Daniel L. Smith. In the episode Dan's talks about his earlier career and his work on the world famous M&M commercials. He goes in-depth on what it was like to work with Robert Rodriguez on Spy Kids 3: Game Over. Dan also touches on a VFX “911" call he received while working in Texas. Lastly, Dan gives his insights on who will win at the 16th Annual VES Awards, and who will win the Best Visual Effects category for the 90th Academy Awards. 

Time Stamps:

00:00:00 Intro

00:00:30 Industry News

00:02:58 Trailer Drops

00:04:05 Guest Intro

00:04:27 Commercial Break

00:05:23 Daniel L. Smith Interview

01:06:36  VES Awards/Academy Awards Talk

01:41:05 Outro

Link Dump:

Marvel Studios’ Ant-Man and the Wasp | Official Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8_rTIAOohas

UNSANE | Official Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u7KZrt_cHH0

Hereditary | Official Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V6wWKNij_1M

Mute | Official Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ma8te7ywEio

VFX Voice Magazine: vfxvoice.com

Full List of the 16th Annual VES Awards Nominees: https://www.visualeffectssociety.com/post/visual-effects-society-announces-nominees-16th-annual-ves-awards

Daniel L. Smith’s Website: danimation.com

The DAVE School: http://www.daveschool.com/

Wired | Andy Serkis Interview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DpRLTfVEhMk

Pixel Fondue: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=InDgcmSJTeA&list=PLv8HciXoFYX_pePjBCp1EVdVbfKG54jJL

#008 - Ariel Marx

This week find out just how many television reboots are in store for this year. Hear what movie knocked Jumanji out from its top position in the box office. There is also a new Stephen King movie in the making, being directed by Gerald's Game director Mike Flanagan. Also on the show, I highlight some Mission Impossible updates, as well as a possible new Netflix movie deal for J.J. Abrams. More importantly find out how incredibly successful our guest's film, The Tale performed at this year's Sundance Film Festival. Speaking of guest, our special guest for this episode is award-winning composer Ariel Marx.

Time Stamps:

00:00:00 Intro

00:00:28 Industry News

00:04:25 Trailer Drops

00:06:27 Commercial Break

00:08:12 Ariel Marx Interview

00:45:45 Outro

Link Dump:

Tom Cruise | Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/tomcruise/

Pacific Rim Uprising | Official Trailer 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8BAhwgjMvnM

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again | International Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oS2r1zpqrQQ

Andre The Giant | Official Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f_jTeuajas0

The Ritual | Official Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vfugwq2uoa0

The Cured | Official Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_EbBaNqNqv4

Tin Hat | Band Page: http://www.tinhat.org/

Ariel Marx | Website: http://www.arielmarx.com/

Ariel Marx | IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm6565504/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1

#007 - Jeremy Palko

This week catch up on news pertaining to Disney, SAG-AFTRA, Mark Wahlberg, and Norman Reedus. Also, find out about some interesting trailer drops. Special guest on the show is The Walking Dead actor Jeremy Palko. Jeremy has played numerous parts in such television shows as The Vampire Diaries, Burn Notice, The Middle, and Sleepy Hollow. Most recently, Jeremy can be found on the Emmy Nominated show Bloodline, as Nicholas Widmark and Andy on AMC's The Walking Dead.

Time Stamps:

00:00:00 Intro

00:00:27 Industry News

00:03:21 Trailer Drops

00:04:48 Commercial Break

00:05:58 Jeremy Palko Interview

00:36:44 What to Watch

00:37:30 Outro

Link Dump:

Super Troopers 2 | Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eEed-o8fVpM

Heathers | Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2B85lYenaxE

Abraham and Andy Fight Scene: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cOaIeImy384

Three Severed Heads Scene: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G7KveHv-T4E

So Dark Series Page: https://www.amazon.com/So-Pretty/dp/B0749S64MT/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1516609052&sr=8-1&keywords=so+dark

Jeremy Palko | Official Twitter Account: https://twitter.com/JeremyPalko

Jeremy Palko | Official Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/actorJEREMYPALKO/

Jeremy Palko | IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2699133/

#006 - Anne Nikitin

This week we cover the new Sons of Anarchy spinoff Mayans MC. We touch on Tarintino’s new movie based on the infamous Charles Manson. Also covered on the show is some very exciting Walking Dead news. Our guest for today’s episode is Anne Nikitin. Anne is an award-winning composer for film and television. Anne recently completed the score for American Animals, which will be premiering at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival. Anne also scored BAFTA winner The Imposter, the Sundance Audience Award winner Dark Horse, and the Netflix true crime series Captive. Her upcoming project Calibre, starring Jack Lowden and Martin McCann, will be released in 2018.

#005 - Dennis Davis

This week we touch on the Harry Potter franchise and discuss the Game of Thrones premiere date. We also talk about Ridley Scott’s potential next film and Cannes. Special guest this week is Visual Effects Artist, Dennis Davis. Davis is a veteran in the film industry having worked in visual effects for over twenty years. He is most known for his work on TitanicStar Wars: Episode II - Attack of the ClonesI, RobotThe Amazing Spider-Man 2, and more recently Oz the Great and Powerful. Davis is also a teacher with a focus on digital compositing.

Time Stamps:

00:00:00 Cold Open

00:00:36 Intro

00:01:02 Industry News

00:13:39 Trailer Drops

00:29:08 Commercial Break

00:30:07 Dennis Davis Interview

01:06:11 What to Watch

01:14:01 Outro

 

Link Dump:

A Series of Unfortunate Events: Season 2 | Teaser: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_mZhfeDr88A

The End of the F**king World | Official Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vbiiik_T3Bo

Slender-Man | Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ySy8mcceTno

T-2 3D: Battle Across Time | Final Showing: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AIoeMLwEIDM

Ghosts | Music Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xh9Cp4rd7mI

Star Wars: Episode II | Arena Battle: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ut4WoDi-AEM

The Good Place | Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jDi3fki9IRM

Psych: The Series | Horror Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hCF3eofzTPQ

#004 - Lee Shorten

This week we provide our weekly “Star Wars coverage” and dive into the issue of piracy and how it is effecting both film and television. We put an end to a long going debate involving the film, Die Hard. We discuss the latest trailer drops, and much more. On the show this week we have actor Lee Shorten. Shorten is a talented actor who has been involved in thirty-nine projects since his start in 2014. He is most known for his work as Sergeant Yoshida in The Man in the High Castle and as one of Crowley’s Demons in Supernatural. Shorten is also no stranger to the comic book genre of television shows, having been on iZombie, The Flash, and Arrow.

Time Stamps:

00:00:00 Cold Open

00:00:15 Intro

00:00:45 Industry News

00:29:21 Trailer Drops

00:40:20 Commercial Break

00:41:25 Lee Shorten Interview

01:12:28 What to Watch

01:25:36 Outro

Link Dump:

Sad Mark Hamill Press Compilation: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mdm8rpv045U

Kansas City Swatting Incident: http://www.kansas.com/news/local/crime/article192111974.html

A Die Hard Christmas Book: https://www.amazon.com/Die-Hard-Christmas-Illustrated-Holiday/dp/1608879763

DISH Santa Commercial: https://www.ispot.tv/ad/wrW5/dish-network-voice-remote-santa-the-spokeslistener

Stan Lee’s Characters Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Characters_created_by_Stan_Lee

Ocean’s 8 Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MFWF9dU5Zc0&feature=youtu.be

Den of Thieves Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CZkUlNwiEBY

Average Dicks (Web Series): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HINFZx8El-o

Lee Shorten Twitter: https://twitter.com/lcshorten

Dark (German) Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zy0b9e40tK8

The Confession Tapes Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d8517R-rzao

My Favorite Murder: https://www.myfavoritemurder.com/

Last Podcast on the Left: https://www.lastpodcastontheleft.com/

#003 - Anne Scottlin

This week we cover the Disney/21st Century Fox merger, the possibility of a Star Wars Original Trilogy release. We also discuss the Star Wars: The Last Jedi opening and the nominations for the 24th annual SAG Awards. Today's special guest is Anne Scottlin. Scottlin is a phenomenal actress, producer, acting and life coach, and medieval historian.

Time Stamps:

00:00:00 Cold Open

00:00:35 Intro

00:01:02 Industry News

00:26:38 Trailer Drops

00:35:20 Anne Scottlin Interview

01:19:50 What to Watch

01:25:36 Outro

Link Dump:

Disney/21st Century Fox Merger:

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-fox-m-a-disney/disney-buying-fox-film-tv-units-for-52-billion-in-digital-push-idUSKBN1E81JY

https://www.polygon.com/2017/12/14/16778224/disney-fox-deal-movies-tv-rights

24th Annual SAG Awards Nomination List:

http://variety.com/2017/film/news/2018-sag-award-nominations-list-nominees-1202638033/

Ready Player One Trailer:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cSp1dM2Vj48

Annihilation Trailer:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=89OP78l9oF0

Amnesty International:

https://www.amnesty.org/en/

Amnesty International USA:

https://www.amnestyusa.org/

Anne Scottlin Twitter Account:

https://twitter.com/AnneScottlin

Allies of Women 4 World Twitter Account:

https://twitter.com/women4_world

Smosh: Life Hacking Episode:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fdibwIkjVZE

Battle of the Sexes Trailer:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5AWP1K7FaFI

Victoria and Abdul Trailer:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q9Ad1M9DP-c

Anne Scottlin Acting/Life Coaching Site:

https://www.annescottlincoaching.com/

#002 - Tiffany Vochatzer

We cover Bohemian Rhapsody, Detective Pikachu, SWAT, Westworld, The Oscars, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, and more. We also have special guest Tiffany Nichole Vochatzer in for an interview. Tiffany is an immensely hard working and gifted visual effect artist.

Time Stamps:

00:00:00 Cold Open

00:00:26 Intro

00:00:53 Industry News

00:13:25 Trailer Drops

00:28:16 Tiffany Vochatzer Interview

01:05:56 What to Watch

01:13:16 Outro

Link Dump:

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom Trailer:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vn9mMeWcgoM

Altered Carbon Trailer:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qM7Eob4YFDQ

Alita: Battle Angel Trailer:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aj8mN_7Apcw

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Trailer:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ii3n7hYQOl4

Green Harvest (DAVE School Film):

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=upxD0V6M8Sc

Tiffany Vochatzer’s Twitter:

https://twitter.com/TiVo0408

Tiffany Vochatzer’s Portfolio:

http://tivo1029.wixsite.com/tivo

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Trailer:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q0CbN8sfihY

Coco Trailer:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zNCz4mQzfEI

#001 - Elizabeth Harding

This week we cover Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Harley Quinn, The Walking Dead, Avengers Infinity War, Seth Rogen defending the VFX industry, and more. We also have special guest Elizabeth Harding in for an interview. Harding is a talented director, cinematographer, and producer.

Time stamps:

00:00:00 Cold Open

00:00:43 Intro

00:01:00 Industry News

00:22:35 Trailer Drops

00:40:06 Elizabeth Harding Interview

01:05:40 What to Watch

01:16:08 Outro

Link Dump:

Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War Trailer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ZfuNTqbHE8

It (2017) Trailer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FnCdOQsX5kc

Batman Ninja Trailer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QF031DwMffQ

Incredibles 2 Trailer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZJDMWVZta3M

Black Mirror: Season 4 (Arkangel) Trailer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yef_HfQoBd8

“Life of Pi” winning the Oscar for Visual Effects

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OH5Pc8Gd1lo

A Ghost and the Boy with A Box on His Head Trailer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cl9cL1HlFnI

Elizabeth Harding Twitter

https://twitter.com/TheLizHarding

Elizabeth Harding Instagram

https://www.instagram.com/thelizharding/

The Martini Shot Show Instagram

https://www.instagram.com/martinishotshow/

The Retrieval short film

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zez4vshYv44

Shot in the Dark Trailer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LDG93YC8-HQ

This Is Us Season 1 Trailer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OkTEQwsE8l4