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Attention all divas! From Beyoncé & Whitney to Hepburn & Streep, and all the iconic divas in between, join Steffi & a guest as they discuss & deconstruct everyone's favorite divas on film and TV. Much like film dailies, we do a deep-dive discussion on a diva movie of the week - as well as what that movie did for the diva's career, behind-the-scenes tea & so much more! So whether you're a stan, a casual fan, or one of Patti Labelle's lost background singers, pull up a chair and make sure that microphone is on because a new diva podcast is finally here.

Attention all divas! From Beyoncé & Whitney to Hepburn & Streep, and all the iconic divas in between, join Steffi & a guest as they discuss & deconstruct everyone's favorite divas on film and TV. Much like film dailies, we do a deep-dive discussion on a diva movie of the week - as well as what that movie did for the diva's career, behind-the-scenes tea & so much more! So whether you're a stan, a casual fan, or one of Patti Labelle's lost background singers, pull up a chair and make sure that microphone is on because a new diva podcast is finally here.

Location:

United States

Description:

Attention all divas! From Beyoncé & Whitney to Hepburn & Streep, and all the iconic divas in between, join Steffi & a guest as they discuss & deconstruct everyone's favorite divas on film and TV. Much like film dailies, we do a deep-dive discussion on a diva movie of the week - as well as what that movie did for the diva's career, behind-the-scenes tea & so much more! So whether you're a stan, a casual fan, or one of Patti Labelle's lost background singers, pull up a chair and make sure that microphone is on because a new diva podcast is finally here.

Language:

English

Contact:

7148647906


Episodes

MARIAH CAREY'S MAGICAL CHRISTMAS SPECIAL (2020): MARIAH CAREY

12/23/2020
There’s only one person who can save 2020, the Queen of Christmas herself, Ms. Mariah Carey. In the Season 1 finale of Diva Dailies and to help wrap up our Christmas extravaganza, I am joined once again by Diego (@mistercagara) to break down “Mariah Carey’s Magical Christmas Special” (2020) featuring our diva of the week Ms. Mariah Carey. Diego and I share our Top 3 Favorite moments from the special and reflect on the many ways she has fed us in 2020. We also discuss “All I Want For...

Duration:01:23:48

"8 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS" (2001): DESTINY'S CHILD

12/16/2020
You know Christmas? Was made for the children. Destiny’s children. This week, I am joined by Justin (@justin_alzi) for an in-depth discussion on Destiny’s Child’s, “8 Days of Christmas” (2001). We share our Top 3 Favorite songs & our least favorite song from the album and dive deep into the drama of Destiny’s Child’s “Survivor” era. We also discuss our personal theories as to why Beyonce was the one with producer credit on almost every single song, while Kelly and Michelle were MIA. And of...

Duration:01:15:51

"A TORI KELLY CHRISTMAS" (2020): TORI KELLY

12/10/2020
Joy to the world...Miss Tori Kelly has come. Let earth receive the newest holiday diva album. I am joined by Kristen (@kaymaldo) to celebrate and breakdown Tori Kelly’s newest Christmas album entitled, “A Tori Kelly Christmas” (2020). We share our Top 3 Favorite songs & our least favorite song from the album and discuss our theories as to why Tori Kelly is still underrated after all these years. Kristen also shares several work experiences with Tori Kelly and reveals what a true stan she is....

Duration:01:09:49

"CHRISTMAS & CHILL" (2015): ARIANA GRANDE

12/3/2020
‘TIS THE SEASON. For the month of December, we are taking a departure from film and TV & ringing in the holiday season with Holiday Diva albums. In our first official “Diva Discography” episode, I am joined by Diego (@mistercagara) to discuss a member of his “Legends Only Club”, Miss Ariana Grande’s, sophomore Christmas EP entitled, “Christmas and Chill” (2015). Not only do we share our Top 3 Favorite songs & our least favorite song from “Christmas and Chill”, we also discuss Ariana’s...

Duration:01:12:43

CRAZY RICH ASIANS (2018): MICHELLE YEOH & CONSTANCE WU - PART 2

11/29/2020
Asians, let’s inhale and exhale. Time for a heart-to-heart talk on some deep underlying issues within our community. This week, Diego (@mistercagara) and I continue our “Crazy Rich Asians” discussion by talking about some of the controversies surrounding the movie such as Henry Golding’s casting as a biracial person, the movie not doing so well in China, and Awkwafina’s “Blaccent”. We also share our personal experiences with not feeling “Asian enough” and how we really feel about some...

Duration:01:12:01

CRAZY RICH ASIANS (2018): MICHELLE YEOH & CONTANCE WU - PART 1

11/25/2020
Who’s up for a destination wedding?! To finish off our Comfort Divas Month, I am joined by Diego (@mistercagara) to breakdown a movie that means so much to both of us because...Asian. Yep, we’re discussing the romantic-comedy “Crazy Rich Asians” (2018) starring our divas of the week: Michelle Yeoh and Constance Wu in our Two Part Crazy Rich Asians episodes. In today’s episode, part 1, Diego and I share our favorite scenes of the movie including that Mahjong scene, airplane proposal, and of...

Duration:01:12:41

"NOSEDIVE" - BLACK MIRROR (2016): BRYCE DALLAS HOWARD

11/18/2020
We continue Comfort Divas Month with the help of my friend and brand new guest, Justin (@justin_alzi), host of Polar Opposites podcast (@polaroppositespod). Together, we breakdown Black Mirror - Season 3, Episode 1 - “Nosedive” (2016) starring diva of the week: Bryce Dallas Howard. We discuss the dangers of social media, fake friends, nepotism, and why Justin finds comfort in shows like Black Mirror. Also, listen to me have a mental nosedive of my own as I try to come to terms with the fact...

Duration:01:21:45

THE NAMESAKE (2006): TABU AND MIRA NAIR

11/11/2020
This week, Diva Dailies fan favorite Angie (@poetrysoul3) is back to break down one of her favorite comfort movies, The Namesake (2006) starring our divas of the week: Tabu & Mira Nair. As a fan of Indian movies, Angie shares how she became a fan of the genre and some personal experiences of traveling to India. We also discuss how the Oscars treat non-Western films, the immigrant experience, and the “Maxines” of the world. LOGLINE: The Namesake depicts the struggles of Ashoke and Ashima...

Duration:01:21:34

ROMY & MICHELE'S HIGH SCHOOL REUNION (1997): MIRA SORVINO & LISA KUDROW

11/4/2020
Ya know...2020 has been quite a year. And considering that November is also the time we indulge in a little comfort food for the holiday season, I thought it’d be appropriate to do a month’s worth of COMFORT DIVA MOVIES. To kick off Comfort Divas month, I am joined by Stefan (@scream4ever1) to discuss one of his favorite comfort movies: Romy & Michele’s High School Reunion (1997). We talk about our favorite scenes, why this story of friendship has continued to endure after all these years,...

Duration:01:01:45

HOCUS POCUS (1993): BETTE MIDLER

10/28/2020
It’s just a bunch of Hocus Pocus. To round up our divas for the month of October, I am joined by diva enthusiast & arguably one of Bette Midler’s biggest fans, Dino (@DinoSells1) to discuss “Hocus Pocus” (1993) and our diva of the week: Bette Midler. Aka the Divine Miss M herself. We breakdown that iconic musical number, discuss Bette Midler’s commercial peak, and decide if we’re #TeamThackeryBinx or #TeamMax. Dino also talks about the inspiration behind his Twitter account that celebrates...

Duration:01:22:16

JENNIFER'S BODY (2009): MEGAN FOX

10/21/2020
Justice for Jennifer’s Body. Justice for Megan Fox. This week Stefan (@scream4ever1) & I discuss the underrated dark comedy, horror movie: “Jennifer’s Body” (2009) featuring our Horror/Halloween Diva of the Week: Megan Fox. We discuss the movie’s relationship to the #MeToo Movement, the hypersexuality of Megan Fox in the media, and why “Jennifer’s Body” & Megan Fox deserve to no longer be overlooked. LOGLINE: Jennifer’s Body is a 2009 American supernatural horror black comedy film. It...

Duration:01:04:43

SCREAM (1996): NEVE CAMPBELL

10/14/2020
Do you like scary movies? Because this week Stefan (@scream4ever1) & I breakdown yet another scary movie classic: “Scream” (1996). We discuss horror movie tropes, the many references to “Halloween” (*check out our previous episode for “Halloween”) and of course, this week’s iconic scream queen diva, Neve Campbell. LOGLINE: A year after the murder of her mother, a teenage girl is terrorized by a new killer, who targets the girl and her friends by using horror films as part of a deadly...

Duration:01:12:52

HALLOWEEN (1978): JAMIE LEE CURTIS

10/7/2020
Time to get into the spooky spirit! October is the month of Horror/Halloween Divas!! This week, I am joined by returning guest co-host, Stefan (@scream4ever1), to discuss “Halloween” (1978) & the legendary scream diva herself: Jamie Lee Curtis. THE KEYSSSSSS. LOGLINE: Fifteen years after murdering his sister on Halloween night 1963, Michael Myers escapes from a mental hospital and returns to the small town of Haddonfield, Illinois to kill again. He starts stalking a babysitter, Laurie...

Duration:01:02:02

MEAN GIRLS (2004): LINDSAY LOHAN - PART 2

10/3/2020
Happy Mean Girls Day, divas & divos!! Aka October 3rd. Kristen Maldonado (@kaymaldo)& I continue on our “Mean Girls” journey and turn back the clock to 2004 to reflect on a time when our diva of the week, Lindsay Lohan, was the biggest teen star on the planet. We discuss Lindsay in her prime, Tina Fey’s 1st foray into writing for film, why Rachel McAdams deserves more, & the legacy and pop culture impact of “Mean Girls”. I hope you guys enjoy Part 2 of our “Mean Girls” deep dive and don’t...

Duration:01:00:53

MEAN GIRLS (2004): LINDSAY LOHAN - PART 1

9/30/2020
The girls. The girls have gone wild. Kristen Maldonado (@kaymaldo) & I close out our Back to School Divas month with the Citizen Kane of our childhood: “Mean Girls” (2004). And of course, our diva of the week is everyone’s favorite “home schooled jungle freak” (Regina George’s words, not mine) Cady Heron aka Lindsay Lohan. Our “Mean Girls” discussion is so deep that I had to break down our “Mean Girls” extravaganza into two parts! So in this episode, we do a deep dive into the movie and...

Duration:01:15:25

BRING IT ON (2000): KIRSTEN DUNST

9/23/2020
I SAIDDDDD….BRR. IT’S COLD IN HERE. THERE MUST BE SOME...cultural appropriation in the atmosphere? This week, I am joined by returning guest co-host, Kristen Maldonado (@kaymaldo), to talk about one of the greatest cheerleading movies (PERIODT) “Bring It On” (2000), starring our Back to School Diva of the week: Kirsten Dunst. In this episode, we talk about how the movie successfully avoided the “white savior” narrative, cultural appropriation, and why the Clovers deserve everything. Hope you...

Duration:01:15:56

LEGALLY BLONDE (2001): REESE WITHERSPOON

9/16/2020
Dust off your pink resumes and warm up those hamstrings for the good ole’ bend & snap, ladies and gents. This week, I am joined by returning guest co-host, Diego Cagara (@mistercagara), to discuss the forever inspirational movie of our youth, Legally Blonde (2001), starring our Back to School Diva of the week: Reese Witherspoon. *Cue motivational montage of us getting our shit together whilst listening to this episode. LOGLINE: Elle Woods, a sorority girl who attempts to win back her...

Duration:01:29:52

CLUELESS (1995): ALICIA SILVERSTONE

9/9/2020
UGH. AS IF! This week, Kristen Maldonando (@kaymaldo) & I continue on our journey of Back to School Divas by talking about one of the most iconic teen movies of our time: “Clueless” (1995) starring our diva of the week: Alicia Silverstone. So dust off your plaid yellow skirts & get ready to roll with the homies! LOGLINE: Clueless is a coming-of-age teen comedy that is loosely based on Jane Austen's 1815 novel Emma, with a modern-day setting of Beverly Hills. The plot centers on Cher...

Duration:01:21:42

10 THINGS I HATE ABOUT YOU (1999): JULIA STILES

9/2/2020
Class is in session, divas & divos! New month: new theme. For the month of September, we are hitting the books & talking Back to School Divas! To kick off Back to School Divas month, I am joined by guest co-host, Kristen Maldonado (@kaymaldo), to breakdown the teen rom-com classic: “10 Things I Hate About You” (1999) starring our diva of the week: Julia Stiles. LOGLINE: 10 Things I Hate About You is a 1999 American romantic comedy and is a modernization of William Shakespeare's...

Duration:01:24:06

ISN'T IT ROMANTIC (2019): REBEL WILSON

8/26/2020
RomCom divas comes to a meta conclusion. This week, I am joined by my guest co-host, Jess Sylvestre (Lyric Laroux [performer page]/@n1ghtowlreader), to discuss “Isn’t It Romantic” (2019) starring our romcom diva of the week: Rebel Wilson. The movie may be a PG-13 RomCom...but this review isn’t! LOGLINE: A young woman disenchanted with love mysteriously finds herself trapped inside a romantic comedy. *Email us for show notes: divadailiespod@gmail.com *Twitter & Instagram:...

Duration:01:16:55