Castille Landon is an actor, screenwriter, and director who wrote and directed the psychological thriller Fear of Rain, starring Madison Iseman, Harry Harry Connick Jr., Katherine Heigl, and Israel Broussard. Before directing Fear of Rain, Castille wrote and directed Albion: The Enchanted Stallion and Apple of My Eye. She recently directed two films in the […]
Justin Connor is a Los Angeles-based musician, actor, screenwriter, and director. His musical drama/comedy The Golden Age is now streaming on Amazon Prime. Justin wrote and performed every song from The Golden Age Soundtrack. The film follows pop singer Maya O’Malley after he is dropped from his label and embarks on a spiritual pilgrimage throughout […]
Carlson Young is a television and film actor, screenwriter, and director, known for her roles on Scream: The TV Series, True Blood, and Key and Peele, among many others. She made her feature length directorial debut with The Blazing World, starring Dermont Mulroney, Vanessa Shaw, and Udo Kier, which premiered at Sundance this year. Isom […]
Bryan and Jason discuss key takeaways from the interview with director Jen McGowan, who directed the thriller Rust Creek. Bryan also talks about films he saw at the 2021 Sundance Film Festival, which is now completely online this year. Finally, Bryan talks about the profound connection he made with a recent guest, Justin Connor, who wrote, […]
Episode 93: Director Jen McGowan on Rust Creek, Building Relationships, and Finding Your Perspective
Jen McGowan is a film director whose first feature film, Kelly & Cal, won the Gamechanger Award at the South by Southwest film festival. Her most recent feature film, Rust Creek, is currently #5 on Netflix. Jen is also the founder of Glass Elevator, a networking and skill sharing site for women in the film […]
Bryan and Jason discuss takeaways from Bryan’s interview with actress Rebecca Metz, talk about Bryan’s experience covering the 2021 NAMM show, and wax on / wax off about Cobra Kai, one of Bryan’s favorite new shows (now streaming on Netflix).
In this “Encore Episode” we are replaying Bryan’s interview with film composer Anthony Willis, who scored the film Promising Young Woman, recorded in February of 2020 at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Promising Young Women recently made its theatrical (streaming) debut. We are pleased to re-release Anthony’s interview so listeners can hear […]
Episode 90: Actress Rebecca Metz on Shameless, Better Things, and the Joy of Working with Great Directors
Rebecca Metz is a Los Angeles-based actress whose credits include a recurring role as Tressa on Better Things, as well as roles on many acclaimed television shows over the last two decades, including Shameless, Mom, Nip/Tuck, Maron, This is Us, Grey’s Anatomy, Bones, Justified, and Gilmore Girls to name just a few. Rebecca is also […]
Episode 89: SOLOCAST - Bryan Talks About the Inauguration, His Hope for the Future, and What to Expect in 2021
Bryan processes the riots in Washington in D.C., what it means as we head into the inauguration of President Biden, why he remains hopeful for future generations, and what to expect on the podcast in 2021.
Bryan and Jason discuss takeaways from the Naomi Grossman interview, process the events at the Capitol and what it means moving forward, talk about Bryan’s new role as grandpa, and preview next week’s episode with actress Rebecca Metz.