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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. Tim Reid| Conversation about his career.

9/28/2021
In a conversation with Perri Pierre, Actor/Film Director Tim Reid goes into detail about: - Growing up in Virginia and attending Norfolk State College - What he felt after being cast in WKRP in Cincinnatti - Being a Cast member in Sister, Sister - Being Married for as long as he has - The Legacy that he'd like to leave. - And more. Timothy Lee Reid is an American actor, comedian, and film director best known for his roles in prime time American television programs, such as Venus...

Duration:01:00:03

Feat. Jasmine Burke| Conversation about her career.

7/14/2021
In a conversation with Perri Pierre, Jasmine Burke talks about: - Attending Kennesaw State University - Getting cast in her first film and getting her first agent - The upcoming movie Karen - The TV show Saint&Sinners - What she wants her Legacy to be. Jasmine Burke is an award-winning American Actress, Filmmaker, Singer, Author from Atlanta, Georgia. Attended Kennesaw State University on full scholarship as well as Harvard University.

Duration:00:20:05

Feat. Zainab Balogun-Nwachukwu| Conversation about her Career.

5/21/2021
In a conversation with Perri Pierre, Zainab Balogun goes into detail about: - Growing up in London in the 90s - How her modeling career lead to an acting career - Getting cast in The Wedding Party series and what she drew from to play the character - Why she consults God first before each role she plays - Her characters in God Calling and Sylvia - Advice she would give to an aspiring Nollywood Actor/Actress. - What she wants her Legacy to be. Zainab Balogun-Nwachukwu is a Nigerian...

Duration:00:35:55

Feat. Oscar-Winner Martin Desmond Roe| Conversation about his career path and winning an Oscar for his short film, Two Distant Strangers.

4/30/2021
In a conversation with Perri Pierre, Oscar-winner Martin Desmond Roe goes into detail about: - Attending the University of Oxford and USC for his MFA in Cinema. - The Collaborative Process between him and Trayvon Free when Making Two Distant Strangers - Working with Kobe Bryant while making the documentary, Kobe Bryant's Mule - Shooting an Oscar-Nominated short film, Buzkashi Boys, in Afghanistan - How he feels privileged as a white person - The Legacy that he'd like to leave. Martin...

Duration:01:09:27

Feat. Peter John & Miriam Bavly| Conversation about their production company, BreakOut Music.

4/14/2021
In a conversation with Perri Pierre, Peter John & Miriam Bavly go into detail about: - Their backgrounds - How Peter joined the company - Their screenwriting process - The making of The App That Stole Christmas - Their upcoming film The Drone That Saved Christmas - The Legacy they want their company to leave. Peter John & Miriam Bavly are the two owners of BreakOut Music, a company that takes pride in creating feel-good movies.

Duration:00:47:02

Feat. Richie Babitsky| Conversation about Video Cameras.

3/21/2021
In a conversation with Perri Pierre, Richie Babitsky goes into detail about: - Arri Alexa Cameras - RED Cameras - Camera Resolutions - DSLRs - Different cameras to use in different settings. Perri also talks about the history cameras and how he met Richie Babitsky.

Duration:01:18:14

Feat. Jimmy Jean-Louis| Conversation about his Career Path.

3/14/2021
In a conversation with Perri Pierre, Jimmy Jean-Louis goes into detail about: - His childhood in Haiti - Growing up in Paris - How modeling led him to acting - His journey to getting cast in Fat Girls with Monique - The different film industries he's worked on, Hollywood, Nollywood, Haitian's, French's, South American's, and more. - What makes him say yes to a film Jimmy Jean-Louis is a Haitian-American actor and producer best known for his role as "the Haitian" on the NBC television...

Duration:00:40:34

Feat. George D. Metellus| Conversation about his career path.

3/7/2021
In a conversation with Perri Pierre, George D. Metellus goes into detail about: - Growing up in Miami in the 90s as a Haitian-American - His time as a student at the University of Miami and Connecticut School of Broadcasting - How working as a Freelancer lead to more opportunities - Working for Bein Sports USA - A day in his life as a Sports Broadcaster. George D. Metellus is a Sports Broadcaster and On-Air Personality for beIN Sports USA.

Duration:00:46:17

Feat. Tyrah Majors| Conversation about her journey to becoming a reporter.

2/28/2021
In a conversation with Perri Pierre, Tyrah Majors goes into detail about: - Her time in undergrad and grad schools - How her internships lead to more opportunities - How she started Major Moves - Working for CBS/FOX affiliate in Bakersfield and now for KOMO - A day in her life as a reporter. Tyrah Majors is the Traffic Anchor/Reporter for weekday morning newscasts that air on KOMO -TV from 4:30 a.m. to 7 a.m.

Duration:00:32:25

Feat. Daphne Maxwell Reid| Conversation about her career and the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

2/21/2021
In a conversation with Perri Pierre, Daphne Maxwell Reid goes into detail about: - Her time at Northwestern University - Her career as a model - How she met her husband Tim Reid and some of the secrets to her successful marriage - The 3 seasons as a cast member of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air playing Vivian Banks and the recent 30th reunion. Daphne Etta Maxwell Reid is an American actress, designer, and former model. She is best known for The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air in her role as the...

Duration:00:37:56

Feat. LazRael Lison| Conversation about his career and his latest film Never And Again.

2/14/2021
In a conversation with Perri Pierre, LazRael Lison goes into detail about: - His journey to becoming a filmmaking - How/why he started Summer House Pictures - The inspiration behind the movie NEVER AND AGAIN - The message he wants people to take away after watching his latest film -And on working with Denise Boutte, Jackie Long, and Master P. LazRael Lison is a filmmaker and the founder of the film production company Summer House Pictures. His latest film Never and Again just dropped...

Duration:00:39:24

Feat. Carlynn de Waal-Smit| Conversation about her career, Contractors Artists, and SAGA.

2/7/2021
In a conversation with Perri Pierre, Carlynn de Waal-Smit goes into detail about: - Her journey to becoming an agent - How she started Contractors Artists - The importance of SAGA - How to get represented by Contractors Artists -And her hopes and aspirations for the South African movie industry. Carlynn studied Dance and Musical Theatre at Pretoria Technikon; she is a shareholder of Contractors Artists, an agency established in 1996. She is the SAGA representative on the SASFED...

Duration:00:37:57

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/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