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Hosted by SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris and National Executive Director David White the podcast features in-depth interviews, industry insights and compelling stories affecting the entertainment and media industry.

Hosted by SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris and National Executive Director David White the podcast features in-depth interviews, industry insights and compelling stories affecting the entertainment and media industry.

Location:

United States

Description:

Hosted by SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris and National Executive Director David White the podcast features in-depth interviews, industry insights and compelling stories affecting the entertainment and media industry.

Twitter:

@sagaftra

Language:

English

Contact:

323-549-6673


Episodes

An Inside Look at the 2021 SAG Awards

4/1/2021
Get the scoop on this year’s “very different” show with Executive Producer Kathy Connell and Chair of the SAG Awards Committee JoBeth Williams. SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris and National Executive Director David White interview the folks with all the inside details. **The views expressed by guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s endorsement.

Duration:00:27:45

Spotlight with Tantoo Cardinal

3/18/2021
Meet one of the most recognized Indigenous actors in the world. Tantoo’s 50 years of acting and activism includes iconic roles in Dances with Wolves and, most recently, Stumptown. She talks with SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris and National Executive Director David White about her life and career. **The views expressed by guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s endorsement.

Duration:00:31:06

Key Takeaways from the 2021 Tech Summit

3/4/2021
Our hosts take us on an audio journey through the 3rd Annual Labor Innovation & Technology Summit, co-sponsored by SAG-AFTRA and the AFL-CIO. Featuring excerpts from esteemed experts and union leaders, including Tristan Harris, Liz Shuler, Jeff Cole and many more. Hosted by President Gabrielle Carteris and National Executive Director David White. **The views expressed by guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s endorsement.

Duration:00:36:33

Becoming a Successful Singer

2/23/2021
Guests Janice Pendarvis and Carlos Ricketts Jr. are two of the most successful session singers working today. In recognition of Black History Month, they join hosts Gabrielle Carteris and David White to talk about their careers, the challenges facing singers today and the progress made in compensating professional singers for their work. **The views expressed by guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s endorsement.

Duration:00:42:19

Legendary Film Executive Cheryl Boone Isaacs

2/9/2021
As the first Black president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Cheryl Boone Isaacs is a pioneering force in the entertainment industry. She sits down to share her fascinating life story with filmmaker Reginald Hudlin. The interview was co-sponsored by ICON MANN and includes a new introduction by David White. **The views expressed by the guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s endorsement.

Duration:00:43:42

Impressive Auditions with David Dean Bottrell

1/21/2021
Thanks to COVID-19, the audition process may be changed forever. David Dean Bottrell (Modern Family, The Blacklist) joins us to offer insightful tips on how actors can make the most of an audition, whether self-taped or in the room. Edited from a PTEOE livestream with an introduction by hosts Gabrielle Carteris and David White. **The views expressed by the guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s endorsement.

Duration:00:36:25

Member Spotlight: Riz Ahmed

1/7/2021
Spend some quality time with Riz Ahmed, the first South Asian to win a Best Actor Emmy and now a lead performer in the powerful new film “Sound of Metal.” Join hosts Gabrielle Carteris and David White as they get to know the actor, musical artist and activist. **The views expressed by guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s endorsement.

Duration:00:33:12

Actor-to-Actor with Alan Alda

12/24/2020
A replay of President Gabrielle Carteris' interview with the legendary performer and SAG Life Achievement honoree Alan Alda. In this podcast version of SAG-AFTRA’s long-running Actor-to-Actor interview series they talk about Alan's career, improving communication and his advocacy for gender equality. **The views expressed by the guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s endorsement.

Duration:00:48:22

Native American Storytellers: A Legacy & Future

12/10/2020
We continue to shine a light on the need for authentic Native American stories. Moderated by DeLanna Studi, with fellow actors Kimberly Guerrero, Amber Midthunder, Kalani Queypo and Glenn Stanton along with casting director Rene Haynes. Introduced by your hosts, Gabrielle Carteris and David White. **The views expressed by the guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s endorsement.

Duration:00:42:08

Actor-to-Actor with Robert De Niro

11/26/2020
A replay of President Gabrielle Carteris' interview of Robert De Niro after he received SAG-AFTRA’s highest tribute: the SAG Life Achievement Award. This podcast version of the Actor-to-Actor interview series was recorded in February of 2020 and includes a new introduction by Gabrielle Carteris and David White. **The views expressed by the guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s endorsement.

Duration:00:44:17

Are You a Social Media Influencer?

11/12/2020
Whether you want to build an audience, land more roles or just flex your creative muscle in new ways, social media can help. Actor Shannon Woodward and industry executive Phil Ranta share their insights with our hosts, SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris and National Executive Director David White. **The views expressed by the guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s endorsement.

Duration:00:41:51

Race & Storytelling: Through the Latino Lens

10/29/2020
An informed look at Latino representation in the entertainment and media industry, the panel, moderated by journalist Amanda Salas includes actors Dan Bucatinsky, Gina Torres, Nicholas Gonzalez, actor-showrunner Gloria Calderon Kellett, casting director Carla Hool and producer Jolene Rodriguez. Introduced by your hosts, Gabrielle Carteris and David White. **The views expressed by the guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply...

Duration:00:41:56

Breaking Through Stereotypes

10/15/2020
Featuring key segments from the PTEOE livestream entitled: Performers with Disabilities: Inclusion, Authenticity & Allyship. Hosted by Camryn Manheim, with actors Christine Bruno, Ryan Haddad, Anita Hollander, Nic Novicki, Lauren Ridloff and Marilee Talkington, and casting director Russell Boast. Introduced by Gabrielle Carteris and David White. **The views expressed by the guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s...

Duration:00:46:28

Election 2020: A Conversation on Voting Rights

10/1/2020
In this episode, Carolyn DeWitt, President and Executive Director of Rock the Vote and Myrna Pérez, Director of the Voting Rights and Elections program at the Brennan Center for Justice join SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris and National Executive Director David White for a conversation about voting rights. **The views expressed by the guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s endorsement.

Duration:00:34:55

Women's Voices and Votes

9/17/2020
A spirited conversation about voting and equality in honor of the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment. This PTEOE livestream was moderated by LaMonica Peters and featured actors Tichina Arnold, Brenda Song and Bella Thorne along with Secretary-Treasurer of the AFL-CIO, Liz Schuler and Organizing Director of Rock the Vote, Jasmine Jones. **The views expressed by the guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s endorsement.

Duration:00:47:24

Labor Day Replay: The State of Unions

9/3/2020
In honor of Labor Day we discuss the past, present and future of the labor movement with author and reporter Steven Greenhouse. A replay of 'The State of Unions' with a new introduction by Gabrielle Carteris and David White. **The views expressed by guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s endorsement.

Duration:00:50:47

Asian American Voices

8/20/2020
A replay of the President's Task Force on Education, Outreach & Engagement livestream entitled: Race and Storytelling: Asian American Voices. Hosted by Jeff Yang and featuring Clyde Kusatsu, Christina Chang, Juju Chang, Parvesh Cheena, Hudson Yang and Casting Director Leslie Woo. Introduced by President Gabrielle Carteris, and National Executive Director David White. **The views expressed by the guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not...

Duration:00:49:25

Self-Tape Like a Pro

8/6/2020
Commercials Casting Director Arlene Schuster, CCDA, shares tips on self-taping auditions during the COVID-19 pandemic. Featuring excerpts from a 5/19 livestream presented by the President’s Task Force on Education, Outreach & Engagement with an introduction by President Gabrielle Carteris and National Executive Director David White. **The views expressed by the guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s endorsement.

Duration:00:37:32

Unpacking the 2020 TV/Theatrical Contracts

7/21/2020
SAG-AFTRA has reached a tentative agreement with the AMPTP. A supermajority of the board recommends that members ratify the new contracts. President Gabrielle Carteris and National Executive Director David White talk about the gains of this agreement with Ray Rodriquez, Chief Contracts Officer, and William Charlton, National VP for Actors and Performers. **The views expressed by the guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s...

Duration:01:24:51

Black Lives Matter, Part 2​

7/7/2020
Actors Michelle Hurd and Jason George join SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris and National Executive Director David White in our continuing discussion of race and media in a time of social transformation and cultural reform. **The views expressed by the guests are their own and not that of SAG-AFTRA. Any mention of products or services does not imply SAG-AFTRA’s endorsement.

Duration:00:46:24