Film Florida Podcast Episode 52- Florida native Arielle Kebbel talks about her starring roles on television series "Ballers," "Midnight, Texas" and her current series "Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector" along with her roles on "Gilmore Girls," "Grounded for Life," "Life Unexpected," "90210," "The Vampire Diaries" and multiple Hallmark movies to name just a few. She also talks how she got involved in acting, growing up in Central Florida and more. Audio editing by Rob Hill. Additional credits include Film: Fifty Shades Freed, All the Fan Favorites - John Tucker Must Die, Aquamarine and The Uninvited. TV: Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector, Midnight Texas, Grand Hotel, Ballers, UnReal, The Vampire Diaries, Gilmore Girls.
Film Florida Podcast Episode 51- Matt Stein talks about his current role as Senior VP, Scripted Film and TV Production for Live Nation Productions, his previous role as VP, Production for Sony Pictures International Productions and before that Executive VP, Production for Dimension Films. He talks about overseeing 35+ films, how he got involved in the industry, his day to day responsibilities on a project, his advice for those wanting to follow in his footsteps and being a graduate of the University of Miami. Audio editing by Rob Hill.
Film Florida Podcast Episode 50- KK Jag talks about her role as Director, Production Finance for Horizon Scripted Television, being involved with hundreds of episodes of television, including Florida-based series "The Right Stuff," "David Makes Man" and "Miami Ink," how she got involved in the industry and her role on a television series. Audio editing by Rob Hill.
Film Florida Podcast Episode 49- Florida-based producer Veronica Nickel talks about her role as co-producer and line producer on the Golden Globe and Academy Award winning "Moonlight" as well as some of her other independent film credits including "Uncorked," "A Kid Like Jake" and "First Match" and her new role in the documentary genre. Audio editing by Rob Hill.
Film Florida Podcast Episode 48- Shona Tuckman (CEO of Kreate Films) talks about her work on independent films "Finding Joy," "Fat," "War Story" as well as challenges she's faced and overcome finding funding for her projects, career advice and more. Audio editing by Rob Hill.
Film Florida Podcast Episode 47- Award-winning writer, producer and director Dan Myrick talks about being part of the core team and co-director of "The Blair Witch Project," his latest initiative to bring more film production to the Tampa area, and more. Audio editing by Rob Hill.
Film Florida Podcast Episode 46- Award-winning writer, producer, director and editor Sean Baker talks "The Florida Project," "Tangerine," "Take Out" and "Four Letter Words." Sean also talks about getting his start in the industry, wearing many hats on projects and his desire to film more in Florida. Audio editing by Rob Hill.
Film Florida Podcast Episode 45- Comic industry legend, and Florida resident, Bob Layton talks about finding his passion early for comics and storytelling, reinventing the Iron Man franchise, refocusing his efforts on film and television, how technology has changed the comic process, his advice for aspiring artists, and more. Audio editing by Rob Hill.
Film Florida Podcast Episode 44- Award-winning visual effects supervisor, and Florida resident, Adam Howard talks about his three decades of experience in the feature film and television industry, including his work on "Titanic," "Pirates of the Caribbean 2: Dead Man’s Chest," "Star Wars Episode 3 - Revenge of the Sith," "Master & Commander", "Mission Impossible 3," "Apollo 13," "Star Trek: The Next Generation," and more. Audio editing by Rob Hill.
Film Florida Podcast Episode 43- David Yates, Clearwater Marine Aquarium Executive Director and CEO of the Clearwater Marine Aquarium David Yates talks about introducing the world to Winter in "Dolphin Tale," then introducing Hope in "Dolphin Tale 2," CMA’s ongoing mission of Rescue, Rehab and Release, the future of the Clearwater Marine Aquarium and the importance of film-induced tourism. Audio editing by Rob Hill.
Film Florida Podcast Episode 42- Vanilla Ice Florida resident Vanilla Ice talks about his 30+ year career in the entertainment industry including "Ice Ice Baby" being the first hip hop single to reach #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 charts and eventually selling more than 17 million copies. We also talk about his real estate and home renovation series "The Vanilla Ice Project," now in its 9th season, his philanthropic efforts, and more. Audio editing by Rob Hill.
Film Florida Podcast Episode 41- Ben Rock, Producer, Director, Editor Florida-born producer, director and editor Ben Rock talks about attending Winter Park High School then UCF, being one of the five person core team that made The Blair Witch Project, directing the critically-acclaimed sci-fi/horror film Alien Raiders, continuing his film and theater passion, and his current project, a horror/comedy web series called 20 Seconds to Live with previous podcast guest Bob DeRosa. Audio editing by Rob Hill.