August 11th, 2019
In this Episode I speak with ICON Public Relations founder and CEO,Heather Besignano! Heather was so much fun to speak with and her drive and dedication to everything she does is such an inspiration! We talk about so many things from how a David Bowie concert at 5 years old made such an impact on her at an early age,her love and passion for music,making the big decision to move to LA,how she got in to Public Relations,starting her own PR company,challenges of balancing career and family,advice for those thinking about getting into public relations and much more including Heather taking on my Questions of Torture and Awesomeness! Now sit back,relax,and enjoy the show!
July 17th, 2019
In this special Episode I speak with 10 people from around the world and they explain to me what #ReleaseTheSnyderCut means to them. #ReleaseTheSnyderCut has a lot of different meanings for people but I hope by the end of this episode you have a better understanding of this movement, this community, this family. This was such a challenging episode to put together, but I'm so proud of how it turned out as well as being inspired by each and every person that I had the privilege to speak with throughout this episode. Also, each guest takes on my special Questions of Torture and Awesomeness (the Zack Snyder version). Enjoy!
July 14th, 2019
In this Episode I speak with one of my favorite singers of all time,Dagny! This was such an exciting conversation that I was looking forward to as ive been a big fan of Dagny and her music for a while now. Dagny is truly a worldwide talent! We spoke about the transition from growing up in a small town to going to a big city and how that whole experience was for her as a singer. We also speak about her passion for touring and the experience for her of being on stage performing LIVE in front of her fans as well preshow rituals that she and her band have,a fav song of hers that she loves to sing with her fans,and if she still gets nervous before going out on stage. Dagny then takes on my Questions of Torture and Awesomeness where she decides between her two favorite passions of surfing and shopping,scariest movie she has ever seen,some of her proudest moments,her favorite word,her first celebrity crush,word association for some of her most popular songs and so much more! Now sit back,relax,and enjoy the show!
July 7th, 2019
In this Episode I speak with Man + River host and creator, Dallas Rowley! Dallas was such an awesome guy to speak with and we covered so many things in our conversation. We spoke about his little known background and passion for Audio Engineering and how that helped him early on with creating videos for Youtube,how Man+River came about,returning the items that he finds to their original owners and what that experience is like,the origin of the WOO HOO! faces that he includes on all of his videos,working with Studio 71 on his latest project for Facebook called Sunk and Found,the littering that he encounters on all of his dives,and so much more! Dallas then dives into my Questions of Torture and Awesomeness and searches for the answers...did he find them? You gotta listen to find out! ENJOY!
June 23rd, 2019
In this Episode I speak with the legendary,John Kassir! We talk about so many things from him doing circus acts in his basement for the neighborhood kids,his first experiences doing voices in school,sketch comedy with Animal Crackers in Baltimore,Maryland,playing Shemp in the TV Movie of The Three Stooges,street performing and doing off Broadway plays to pay bills,winning Star Search stand up comedy division and getting into stand up comedy,and of course the beginnings of Tales From The Crypt and doing the voice of the Crypt Keeper and creating it! Im so thankful John took the time to speak with me and share so many things. This was a conversation I will never forget! ENJOY!
June 9th, 2019
In this Episode I speak with actor,Todd A. Robinson. Ive been a fan of Todds work since watching him in Big Legend and also Any Bullet Will Do and I was so thrilled to be able to speak with 1/3 of the Papa Oc Boys(along with Justin Lee and Kevin Makely). We talk about Papa Octopus Productions latest project(BADLAND) that Todd is working on as A.D. and also some acting he is doing for the movie. He talks about that experience and all of the work and fun that its been thus far. We also talk about how his friendship with Justin and Kevin came about and what its like working with them. Todd talks about being a character actor and how he goes about becoming the character he plays and the mindset he uses during filming. Lastly he takes on my Questions of Torture and Awesomeness. Im so thankful Todd took the time to speak with me on his day off from filming and I cant wait for you to listen to this episode of someone that im a fan of and someone that I think you will be fan of by the end of our conversation. ENJOY!
June 2nd, 2019
In this Episode I speak with one of the worlds top Extreme Sport Athletes,Jokke Sommer! I was so excited to speak with Jokke as I have enjoyed watching his extreme sport videos as well as his TEDX talk for a while now and was thankful he made some time to speak with me while on a trip in Switzerland. We spoke about how he got into extreme sports,balancing the line of the fun and consequences of extreme sports,transitioning from Skydiving to Base Jumping to Wingsuit Proximity Flying,living in the moment,his relationship with fear and how he deals with it,and so much more. Jokke then takes on my Questions of Torture and Awesomeness! This was such a fun and insightful conversation and thank you to Jokke for speaking with me. ENJOY!
May 23rd, 2019
In this Episode I speak with Nascar Xfinity race car Driver,Brandon Brown! Brandon shared with me his race teams big announcement this week which involves the social app Vero True Social,his experience on Vero,interacting with fans through social media,why his education is so important to him,keeping focus during a race and the mentality of being a race car driver,balancing the business side and racing side of being a driver and Marketing manager for his team,and so much more! Brandon also took on my Questions of Torture and Awesomeness! Did he make it to the checkered flag of the conversation? You gotta listen and find out! ENJOY!
May 8th, 2019
In this Episode I speak with Ananda Lewis! Ananda is the host of TLCs While You Were Out(as well as former host of BETs Teen Summit and a former MTV VJ)! This is one of the funnest and most honest conversations Ive ever had with someone on the podcast. Ananda is honest,charismatic,funny,and just an all around amazing person. We talk about being a parent in todays world,lessons she learned from her mother and grandmother,and so much more including Ananda taking on my Questions of Torture and Awesomeness. Im so honored that Ananda shared so many stories and experiences from her life with me and now you can listen to them! ENJOY!
April 8th, 2019
In this Episode I speak with Vero True Social CEO and co-founder, Ayman Hariri! This was such a great opportunity to speak with Ayman and im very thankful he took the time to speak with me and be on the podcast. We talk about his amazing vintage comic book collection aka "The Impossible Collection" and how & why he decided to start it(along with what his favorite comic is in the Collection)! Im also very grateful that he spoke to me about his late father and how he inspired him and still inspires him and what he learned from him. We also spoke about his experience of being in Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice and the friendship with Zack Snyder that started from that. It was great hearing about him getting to meet Henry Cavill,Gal Gadot,and Ben Affleck and bringing some of his comic book collection to the set of the movie. Ayman and I speak about how and why Vero True Social was created by he,his cousin Motaz Nabulsi,and long time friend Scott Birnbaum and why they want to change the social app experience plus why he feels its so important to be a part of the Vero Community. Finally,Ayman takes on my Questions of Torture and Awesomeness. Sit back,relax,and enjoy the show!