Episode 72: Los Angeles Podcast Festival, part 1 of 4, featuring Murray Valeriano, Greg Behrendt & KC Wayland

Welcome to the first of four special episodes recorded in the Podcast Lab during the 6th annual Los Angeles Podcast Festival at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles, CA, October 6-8, 2017.  Rumors abounded this year that it might be the final LA Podcast Festival, but we’re keeping our fingers crossed for another one next year, so we can again bring you our annual compilation episodes from the event.  The festival is an amazing, creative weekend for podcasters and fans, alike.  Our continued thanks to Graham Elwood, Chris Mancini and Dave Anthony for creating and producing this annual highlight.

We spent the weekend recording  in the Podcast Lab with our fellow podcasters and special guests.  We asked new friends to tell us about one film that influenced them to be who they are, and had old friends sit down to catch-up with us.  In this episode, you’ll hear from:

Be sure to check out all the terrific podcasts and projects mentioned in this episode!

What do you think of the films chosen by our guests in the Podcast Lab?  Visit our Contact Us page to send us your thoughts.  Or you can send us a message directly by emailing moviesmademepod@gmail.com.  We’d love to hear from you!

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Mark your calendar to download all our Los Angeles Podcast Festival episodes and enjoy them during the holiday season!

December 11 – Episode 73, part 2 of 4 from the Los Angeles Podcast Festival, featuring Bert Kreischer, Dave Anthony, Graham Elwood, and Gareth Reynolds.

December 25 – Episode 74, part 3 of 4 from the Los Angeles Podcast Festival, featuring Jackie Kashian, Jonathan Sadowski, Mike Schmidt, and Paul Gilmartin.

January 8 – Episode 75, part 4 of 4 from the Los Angeles Podcast Festival, featuring Todd Glass, Samm Levine, and Chris Mancini.

Episode 68: Darcy Staniforth

Darcy Staniforth, academic advisor at CSU Fullerton, writer for Cinema Sentries, voice actor on Puppet Hunt podcast, improviser/comedian, and aspiring magician, joins us to chat about the movies that made her the unique woman she is today.  Listen along, as we discuss splitting coconuts, the Kiefer craze, weeping after breakfast, and tiny hats & nail beds.

Let us know what you think of Darcy’s influential movies!  Share your thoughts, or ask us a question.  It’s easy to reach us!  Just visit our Contact Us page to send us a message, or you can email us directly at moviesmademepod@gmail.com.

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Here are links to items of interest mentioned in episode 68:

Cinema Sentries.com

Puppet Hunt podcast

Steven Banks Home Entertainment Center (on YouTube)

The Magic Castle

Be sure to join us October 16 for episode 69, a compilation of conversations from Long Beach Comic Con!  Catch up with past guests and meet new friends as we roam the convention floor.

Episode 66: Murray Valeriano LIVE!

Murray Valeriano, comedian and host of Road Stories podcast, joins us for our first-ever LIVE show, recorded in front of an audience at Comic Con Palm Springs!  Listen in, as we discuss hippie term papers, rock and roll animals, scotch & ice cream, and Pacific hangover cures.

Tell us what you think of Murray’s movie choices and our first live show!  Share your thoughts, or ask us a question.  It’s easy to reach us!  Just visit our Contact Us page to send us a message, or you can email us directly at moviesmademepod@gmail.com.

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Here are links to items of interest mentioned in episode 66:

MurrayValeriano.com

Murray Valeriano on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

Road Stories podcast

Rock Solid podcast

Be sure to join us September 18 for episode 67, a compilation of conversations from Comic Con Palm Springs!  Catch up with vendors we’ve spoken with in the past to learn what they’re up to, and hear new friends share a movie that made them!

Episode 64: Brandie Posey

Brandie Posey, comedian/writer/producer, joins us to chat about the movies that made her.  Brandie is a co-founder and host of the comedy and animation combining Picture This!, and can be seen performing at monthly comedy showcase, Harlequin Comedy at The Perky Nerd in Burbank, CA.  She can also be heard on her weekly podcast, Lady to Lady.  Brandie’s comedy album, Opinion Cave, hit #1 on iTunes and #12 on the Billboard comedy charts!  Listen in, as we discuss rhino awakenings, bringing your own bag, what Jeff Goldblum knows, and demolition bonding.

Tell us what you think of Brandie’s movie choices!  Share your thoughts, or ask us a question.  It’s easy to reach us!  Just visit our Contact Us page to send us a message, or you can email us directly at moviesmademepod@gmail.com.

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Here are links to items of interest mentioned in episode 64:

Brandie Posey website

Brandie Posey on Twitter

Picture This!

The Perky Nerd (watch their calendar for the Harlequin Comedy showcase!)

Lady to Lady podcast

Opinion Cave

Rockwell Table & Stage (check their calendar for performances by Jeff Goldblum & The Mildred Snitzer Orchestra)

Be sure to join us August 21 for episode 65, a compilation of conversations from our first-ever visit to San Diego Comic Con International!  Hear artists, authors, and attendees each share a movie that made them!

Episode 61: Wayne Federman

Wayne Federman, comedian/actor/author/adjunct professor, recently sat down to discuss the movies that have influenced him to be who he is today.  Wayne is, perhaps, best known for his “Federman and out” cameo appearances in numerous films and television shows, including Legally Blonde, Documentary Now, and the upcoming The House (starring Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler).  A regular at the Hollywood Improv and  comedy clubs across the nation, he recently released his first stand-up CD, The Chronicles of Federman; a 3 disc set, featuring highlights from 30 years of his comedy career.  Join us, as we talk about taking lessons from bannisters, the ruins of reality, magnificent style, and rational celebration.

Have a thought to share about Wayne’s movie choices?  Want to tell us about a film that influenced you?  Have a question or comment about Movies Made Me?  Visit our Contact Us page to send us a message.  Or you can email us directly at moviesmademepod@gmail.com.  We’d love to hear from you!

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Here are links to items of interest mentioned in episode 61:

WayneFederman.com

Wayne Federman on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube

The Chronicles of Federman CD

Pete Maravich: The Authorized Biography of Pistol Pete

USC School of Dramatic Arts, Comedy (Performance) Minor

Visions of Light documentary

Kyle Cease: Evolving Out Loud

Your Erroneous Zones by Wayne Dyer

The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz & Janet Mills

The Rational Optomist by Matt Ridley

Be sure to join us July 10 for our next episode!

Episode 48: Los Angeles Podcast Festival, part 3 of 3, featuring Samm Levine, Wayne Federman, Todd Glass & Dave Anthony

Welcome to the final of our three special episodes recorded in the Podcast Lab during the 5th annual Los Angeles Podcast Festival at the Sofitel hotel in Beverly Hills, CA, Sept. 23-25, 2016.  We’re already looking forward to next year’s festival and invite you to join us! Keep an eye on the L.A. Podcast Festival website for more information and make your plans to be there!  It’s an amazing and extremely entertaining weekend for podcasters and fans, alike.  Our continued thanks to Graham Elwood, Chris Mancini and Dave Anthony for creating and producing this annual highlight.

We spent the weekend recording segments with our fellow podcasters and special guests, who we asked to tell us about one film that influenced them to be who they are.  In this episode, you’ll hear from:

Be sure to check out all the terrific podcasts and projects mentioned in this episode!

Join us again January 9 for episode 49 with PJ Haarsma, author of The SoftwireSeries, Rings of Orbis books and Executive Producer of Con Man starring Alan Tudyk and Nathan Fillion on Comic-Con HQ (season 2 now available!).  Be sure to check out the Spectrum comic book and Con Man: The Game!

Also, be sure to join us January 23 for episode 50 with Hal Lublin, voice-over actor currently appearing in The Mighty Magiswords on Cartoon Network, Thrilling Adventure Hour podcast and Welcome to Nightvale podcast, and co-host of We Got This With Mark and Hal podcast and Tights and Fights podcast.

What do you think of the films chosen by our guests in this episode?  Visit our Contact Us page to send us your thoughts.  Or you can send us a message directly by emailing moviesmademepod@gmail.com.  We’d love to hear from you!

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Episode 46: Los Angeles Podcast Festival, part 1 of 3, featuring Graham Elwood & TJ Miller

Welcome to the first of three special episodes recorded at the 5th annual Los Angeles Podcast Festival, which took place at the Sofitel hotel in Beverly Hills, CA, Sept. 23-25, 2016.  This was our second year at the festival and it was just as amazing and wildly exciting as last year.  The Podcast Lab continues to be a space filled with camaraderie, deeply interesting conversations, and unbelievable collaboration.  Whether you are a podcaster or a podcast fan, we urge you to make your plans now for next year’s L.A. Podcast Festival.  Don’t miss this terrific event!

We chatted with our fellow podcasters and special guests in the Podcast Lab throughout the festival weekend, and each guest was asked to tell us about one film that influenced them to be who they are.  In this episode, you’ll hear from:

Be sure to check out all the terrific podcasts and projects mentioned in this episode!

Join us again December 12 for episode 47, the second of our Los Angeles Podcast Festival episodes, featuring  Janet Varney (host of The JV Club podcast and star of Stan Against Evil on IFC) and Murray Valeriano (comedian and host of Road Stories podcast)

What do you think of the films chosen by our guests in this episode?  Visit our Contact Us page to send us your thoughts.  Or you can send us a message directly by emailing moviesmademepod@gmail.com.  We’d love to hear from you!

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