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Perri Pierre Podcast

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This podcast tackles filmmaking, cinema, and television. Our distinctive guests are people who have worked in the industry. Our host Perri Pierre is a filmmaker/Actor who has a Master of Fine Arts in Cinematic Media Production from Pepperdine University.

This podcast tackles filmmaking, cinema, and television. Our distinctive guests are people who have worked in the industry. Our host Perri Pierre is a filmmaker/Actor who has a Master of Fine Arts in Cinematic Media Production from Pepperdine University.

Location:

United States

Description:

This podcast tackles filmmaking, cinema, and television. Our distinctive guests are people who have worked in the industry. Our host Perri Pierre is a filmmaker/Actor who has a Master of Fine Arts in Cinematic Media Production from Pepperdine University.

Language:

English


Episodes

Feat. Karen Obilom| Conversation about her career.

12/20/2020
In a conversation with Perri Pierre, Karen Obilom goes into detail about: - How her aspirations for Acting started - Her latest film, which she just shot in Mauritius - Being on the set of Doom Patrol - Being in BET's Games People Play - How great it is to have her "tribe" around her - Some of her preferences. Karen Obilom is known for her work on Games People Play (2019), Doom Patrol (2019), and Insecure (2016).

Duration:00:32:31

Feat. Otoja Abit| Conversation about his career and his movie A New York Christmas Wedding.

11/28/2020
In a conversation with Perri Pierre, Otoja Abit goes into detail about: - His upbringing in Queens. - Studying Communications and Theatre at St John's University while also being part of the basketball team. - His first film, Jitters. - How he got A New York Christmas Wedding made. - Lastly, some of his preferences. Otoja Abit (pronounced O-toe-jay Abbitt), the only son of driven Nigerian parents, was born in Brooklyn and grew up in Queens, NY. A celebrated athlete and honored...

Duration:00:37:56

Feat. Samuel Arnold| Conversation about his career and his experience working on the show Emily In Paris.

11/21/2020
In a conversation with Perri Pierre, Samuel Arnold goes into detail about: - His upbringing in the upskirt of Paris. - The different institutes that he has attended to study acting. - How he got cast in his first film and Emily in Paris. - His experience working on the latter. - Lastly, some of his preferences. Samuel Arnold is an actor, known for Emily in Paris (2020), National Theatre Live: Antony & Cleopatra (2018), and Platane (2011).

Duration:00:30:12

Feat. Adilson Maiza| Conversation about his Jerusalema Dance Challenge.

11/14/2020
Perri Pierre talks with Adilson Maiza about how his challenge video of the song Jerusalema went viral and has been redone worldwide. Adilson Maiza is a dance choregrapher from Angola who has performed all over Africa and Europe.

Duration:00:18:58

Feat. Bruce Van Dusen| Conversation about his career.

10/7/2020
In a conversation with Bruce Van Dusen, he talks about his career as a commercial director and the release of his latest book, 60 Stories About 30 Seconds: How I Got Away With Becoming a Pretty Big Commercial Director Without Losing My Soul (Or Maybe Just Part of It): https://www.amazon.com/60-Stories-About-Seconds-Commercial/dp/164293402X/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=bruce+van+dusen&qid=1602113693&sr=8-1. Bruce also touches on how his career took a toll on his family and the lessons he...

Duration:00:42:45

Feat. Fulu Mugovhani| Conversation about her career.

9/7/2020
South African Actress Fulu Mugovhani talks with Perri Pierre about her career. She goes into detail about how she got started in the entertainment industry, how she was cast in her main projects, and what some of her aspirations are.

Duration:00:45:04

Feat. Romany Malco| Conversation about his career and his movie Tijuana Jackson: Purpose Over Prison.

8/28/2020
In a conversation with Perri Pierre, Romany Malco goes into detail about his roots and upbringing, his hip-hop influences, directors that he admires, why he decided to make the movie Tijuana Jackson: POP on his own when Hollywood wasn't green-lighting it, and his journey from a rapper to actor and now a filmmaker. Romany Romanic Malco Jr. is an American actor, voice actor, and music producer. He has been nominated for several awards, including an NAACP Image Award, MTV Movie Award, and...

Duration:00:48:55

Feat. Richard Lawson| Conversation about his career and RLS and WACO Theater Center.

8/21/2020
In a conversation with Perri Pierre, Richard Lawson goes into detail about growing up in California, going to the Vietnam war, what made him decided to pursue acting, films that have impacted his career, different films that he's worked on, and his endeavors Richard Lawson Studios and WACO Theater Center (With Tina Lawson). Richard Lee Lawson is an American actor who has starred in movies and on television. He is perhaps best known for his roles in genre films; he portrayed Ryan in the 1982...

Duration:00:53:47

Feat. Jonathan Latona| Conversation about his film Doug.

8/7/2020
In a conversation with Perri Pierre, Jonathan Latona talks about his film Doug, his drive to get it done, and when his passion for filmmaking started. Jonathan has also worked on other projects including two of Perri's own productions Hawk (2017) and King of The Blue Ridge (2019). Doug is available on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/DOUG-Doug-Burch/dp/B08DNXQLTX

Duration:00:47:26

Feat. Bill Duke| Conversation about his 40 + year career.

7/28/2020
Perri Pierre talks with Bill Duke about his 40+ year career. They converse about both Bill's experience in front and behind the camera. They go into detail about some of the moves and people that have helped further Bill's career. He also told stories about working on "Predator" and how he accidentally got his first job as a director. Click This Link to Buy Hi Book, "Bill Duke: My 40-Year Career on Screen and Behind the...

Duration:00:31:32

Feat. Tosin Morohunfola| Conversation about his career path.

7/21/2020
Perri Pierre talks with Tosin Morohunfola about his career path. Tosin Morohunfola is an actor and filmmaker. He went to the University of Kansas. While still in Kansas City, he started doing plays and from there, he moved to Chicago, then to Los Angeles. He's appeared on numerous films and TV shows. He also does theater. Take a listen to learn about his career path. This Interview is both inspiring and insightful especially for aspiring actors. Check Out His Film On...

Duration:00:40:17

Feat. Fabienne Colas| Conversation about her career and her film festivals.

7/14/2020
Perri Pierre talks with Fabienne Colas about her career. Fabienne Colas is a Haitian-Canadian actress, director, and producer. She is head of the Fabienne Colas Foundation, which is dedicated to the promotion of film, art, and culture as it organizes many festivals. Fabienne is also a recipient for the 2018 Canada's 40 under 40 award. Fabienne grew up in Petion-Ville, Haiti. She went to College Marie Anne. There, she started to realize how persuasive she can be. She started a career in...

Duration:00:56:13

Feat. Romane Simon| Conversation about His Career.

7/7/2020
Perri Pierre talks with Romane Simon about his career. They go into detail about how he got inspired to become a filmmaker in Haiti after watching a karate film. He mentions his favorite camera and editing software to use. He also tackles some films he's currently working on and some dream projects that he would like to accomplish.

Duration:00:24:13

Feat. Peter Ellinas| Media Representation of Gangs in the US.

6/28/2020
Perri Pierre talks to Peter Ellinas about media representation of gang members in the media, especially black and latino gangs. They tackle the relationship between the media representations of the American gang and how that then leads to the creation of subcultures.

Duration:00:41:57

Conversation with Vanessa Bell Calloway about her career.

6/21/2020
Perri Pierre talks with Vanessa Bell Calloway about her career, the current political state of the US, and her family. During the interview, Vanessa tells an amazing story about shooting "Crimson Tide" with her daughter, Denzel Washington, and Tony Scott. She also gives some great advice to aspiring actors.

Duration:00:43:55

Conversation with Actor Michael Clark

6/14/2020
Perri Pierre talks to Michael Clark about his career. They go in details about how he's gotten cast in different commercials and how to do your best at commercial auditions. Take a Listen.

Duration:00:30:42

Conversation with Actress Javicia Leslie about her career.

5/30/2020
Perri Pierre converses to actress Javicia Leslie about her career. They talk about her journey from being born in Germany to being cast in numerous films and TV shows. She goes into detail about getting cast in "Always A Bridesmaid," a movie written by Yvette Nicole Brown. She also gives some advice to young people that are aspiring to become actors/actresses. Other than acting, Javicia enjoys fitness and cooking. Her favorite genre is Psycho-thriller. And she loves the movie "Love Jones."...

Duration:00:22:19

Perri Pierre talks with Denise Boutte about her career.

9/9/2019
Perri Pierre interviews Denise Boutte about her career as an actress. They talk about everything from how she got started in acting doing commercials, to auditioning for Tyler Perry, to Starring in Soap Operas and TV shows, to writing a cookbook, and eventually becoming a household name. Denise Boutte is an american actress from Louisiana who has starred in numerous film including "Why Did I Get Married?", "Death Valley: The Revenge of Bloody Bill", "Sister's Keeper" and "Noah's Arc". She...

Duration:00:36:30

1.1| The 80s in Hollywood with a focus on Reaganite Cinema| Feat. Peter Ellinas

8/23/2019
Perri Pierre introduces himself and his goal with this podcast. He then introduces Peter Ellinas, a friend, and former classmate at Pepperdine University. They talk about the 80s with a focus on Reaganite cinema. What is Reaganite Cinema? What are the characteristics of a Reaganite film? There are some of the questions that are answered in this episode. They also list the highest grossing films of the 80s plus the ones that won an Oscar for best picture. #80sMovies #ReaganiteCinema...

Duration:00:20:17