SIXTY-FIVE: JESSICA AMENTO AND THE MANIC CITY DREAM GIRL

Download Link Film and TV writer Jessica Amento stops by to tell us all about working for Rachel Zoe and Ron Bass, developing My Best Friend’s Wedding for TV, her script about Lilly Pulitzer, realizing you’re a writer, and managing expectations. Plus, we attempt to define Millenials. Our character spotlight is Carrie Bradshaw from Sex and the City, […]

SIXTY-FOUR: TESS MORRIS AND THE ROMANTIC REALIST

Download Link Screenwriter Tess Morris stops by to chat with us about inspirational films, writing on spec, loving romantic comedies, working on a soap opera in England, Simon Pegg, and her new film Man Up. Plus, Taylor Kitsch and other actors who get us hot and bothered. Instead of spotlighting a character, we go on […]

SIXTY-THREE: MIKE DIVA AND PUSHING THE ENVELOPE

Download Link Director and VFX artist Mike Diva stops by to talk about creating web content and music videos, education, comedy and horror and all that lies between, and his imaginative short films. Plus, Maggie’s short film Lovesick hits the Internet. Our character spotlight is Ripley from Aliens. Links: Mike’s Twitter Lovesick The Rocky Horror […]

SIXTY-TWO: LIZ MANASHIL AND POP CULTURE LOVE

Download Link Today we chat with filmmaker Liz Manashil about her feature Bread and Butter, filming locations, body-positive casting, catering to specific demographics, hot guys on TV, meeting creators you love, Doctor Who and The Walking Dead. Plus, Lauren reveals her part in Road Trip. Our character spotlight is Jane Craig in Broadcast News. Links: Liz’s Twitter Bread and Butter

SIXTY-ONE: JOHN GARY AND THE HOPE MACHINE

Download Link Screenwriter John Gary stops by to get into the truth about the Hollywood Hope Machine, being an agency reader, what it means to fail, being who you are as an artist, how bad movies happen, and his script Sarah. Plus, cocaine! And we tell stories of times of our failed big breaks. Our character […]

SIXTY: ALEC PETERS AND THE LEFT BRAIN

Download link Alec Peters stops by to talk about his Star Trek fan film Prelude to Axanar and the status of the related feature, dealing with IP you don’t own, crowd funding echnology, building a studio, and geek culture. Plus, Emily’s day is made because Star Trek! Links: Alec on Twitter Prelude to Axanar film Axanar Productions […]

FIFTY-NINE: ME, ME AND ME PART THREE

Download Link It’s our third hostful! Today we talk to each other about our current and future projects, casting, product placement, Netflix, film festivals, and animated shows. Plus, hype your shit! Links: Maggie’s production of Rocky Horror Emily’s short film, Tenspotting Doctor Whodlums podcast Guys We Fucked podcast Nerder Mysteries High Maintenance

FIFTY-EIGHT: ITHAMAR ENRIQUEZ AND BODY LANGUAGE

Download link Comedian Ithamar Enriquez stops by to use his words to tell us about his web series Ithamar Has Nothing to Say, Second City, meeting the Obamas, trying out for Saturday Night Live, and the live comedy scene in LA. Plus, we love Mr. Robot. Our character spotlight is Didi, Jenna and Dawn from HBO’s Getting On. Links […]

FIFTY-SEVEN: TARA TOMICEVIC, RACHEL GOLDBERG AND TAKING CREATIVE CONTROL

Download Link Filmmakers Tara Tomicevic and Rachel Goldberg stop by to tell us all about their short film Muted and getting it on HBO, institutional racism, seeking out female crew, and advice for actors. Plus, our take on Colin Trevorrow’s comments about female directors. Our character spotlight is Maude from Harold and Maude and Alicia Florrick from The Good Wife […]

FIFTY-SIX: JULIA CAMARA AND CHOOSING CASH OR LOVE

Download link Filmmaker Julia Camara stops by to chat with us about her script for Open Road, working creatively with one’s romantic partner, writers on set, Inktip, rewrites, and making a noir with a female lead. Our character spotlight is the entire cast of Orange Is the New Black. Links: Julia’s website Julia’s Twitter WGA Comittee for […]