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Mauro Ranallo, the voice of Showtime Championship Boxing, Bellator MMA and NXT WWE, talks shop with the biggest names in combat sports.

Mauro Ranallo, the voice of Showtime Championship Boxing, Bellator MMA and NXT WWE, talks shop with the biggest names in combat sports.
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Mauro Ranallo, the voice of Showtime Championship Boxing, Bellator MMA and NXT WWE, talks shop with the biggest names in combat sports.

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English


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ACTOR & FORMER WWE SUPERSTAR SHAD GASPARD FIXED MY EQUILIBRIUM! Breaking Bread w/ Nick Turturro #20

9/13/2019
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We're beastin' out with actor and former WWE superstar Shad Gaspard! This guys is an ANIMAL! He acts, he writes, he wrestles, he boxes, and everything else you could name. Next thing you know he'll be doing brain surgery! Shad's family originates from Haiti and Curacao before they came over the NY so the man knows what sacrifice is. Love a guy who can enjoy the little things. Let's see more of him on the BIG SCREEN! Big Nick might even make a movie with him! This freakin' business. The main...

Duration:01:12:15

WE FOUND LOU DIMAGGIO! I HAVE 40 YEARS OF INSANITY! Breaking Bread w/ Nick Turturro #23

9/13/2019
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HEY, HEY, HEEEEY! We are back with Big Nick's old pal Lou DiMaggio. They met through mutual Adam Sandler and then Lou introduced Nick to LARRY FREAKIN' DAVID! Lou actual had a role in season three of Curb Your Enthusiasm. Pretty much all improv and just an outline of a script. Larry David is a freakin’ conductor. The guys actually used to do their own baseball podcast together back in the day. Everything comes full circle! The two also once wrote a script together called "Living Large with...

Duration:01:18:13

YANKEES vs. DODGERS! CHATTIN' WITH RON CEY! SCREW JOC PEDERSON! Breaking Bread w/ Nick Turturro #21

9/13/2019
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LOVE YANKEES vs. DODGERS RIVALRY! With the Yanks in LA last week for their three-game series, we're doing a special episode on the rivlary. Big Nick shows off his collection of Yankee and baseball memorabilia, which includes an INSANE hat and jersey collection. As a kid, he was lucky to even have one. Certainly making up for lost time! But we gotta take a second for Nick Nick to hold a bat right. DON'T CHOKE UP ON THE DAMN THING SO MUCH! Then we have a special interview with former Dodgers...

Duration:00:43:49

FROM THE RING TO THE BIG SCREEN, BAS RUTTEN KICKS ASS! Breaking Bread w/ Nick Turturro #19

8/22/2019
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"El Guapo" comin' in hot! Former UFC heavyweight champion Bas Rutten is in the house! We figured they've chalked it up on the big screen plenty in Here Comes the Boom, Paul Blart, and Zookeeper so it was time to drag his ass in here AND BREAK BREAD! Bas just finished touring around the country with our man Kevin James for Kevin's stand-up tour. It's great to see Bas transitioning into entertainment because he's meant for it. WHAT A CHARACTER! The man sure has some stories. He went from being...

Duration:01:22:28

WE'RE BACK FROM LONDON! HOW HASN'T TARANTINO WON BEST PICTURE?! Breaking Bread w/ Nick Turturro #18

8/2/2019
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Yo, the fellas are back from London! They hopped across the pond to take in the sights and see the Black Eyed Peas. Shout out to our man Taboo! They also grabbed lunch with Paulie Malignaggi over there. When Nick and Paulie get together it's non-stop talking! THESE NEW YORKER BOYS, AM I RIGHT! Big Nick and Nick Nick took in a Yankee game after they got back to the States. Almost missed the game because of the damn subway! Sabrett hotdogs are the best, BUT NO FOOTLONGS! Nick likes his wieners...

Duration:00:54:14

JOSH WOLF PLAYED COLLEGE BALL! WHAT'S A FETISH NIGHT? Breaking Bread w/ Nick Turturro #17

7/26/2019
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Josh Wolf and Big Nick are two birds of the same feather: actors, entertainers and baseball fans! Josh actually played ball back in college. Let’s see if he’s got any tips for us! But we’ll take them with a grain of salt since he’s a Red Sox guy! HAHA, NOW WE’RE REALLY BREAKING BREAD! These guy dive deep into the game. Is the hall-of-fame voting rigged? Why aren’t closing pitchers playing as many innings anymore? Everyone goes on about the radar gun and pitching hard. If batters are missing,...

Duration:01:27:33

FELIPE ESPARZA IS PART ITALIAN! HE GOT TO MEET REGGIE JACKSON! Breaking Bread w/ Nick Turturro #16

7/22/2019
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Comedian Felipe Esparza is in the house! Wait, he's a Dodgers fan? That's alright. It's what we do here, WE BREAK BREAD! The guys reminisce about the Yankees vs. Dodgers World Series back in the 1978... or was it 1977? Or '79? Man, that was a long time ago! Hard to keep track of everything when you're getting older... like when you take your kids to the store and leave them there! Get this, Felipe actually met Reggie Jackson once! Didn't go too smooth either. YIKES! Felipe actually acted in...

Duration:01:07:04

ARIES SPEARS KEEPS IT REAL! SPORTS ARE LIKE SEX! Breaking Bread w/ Nick Turturro #15

7/11/2019
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Aries Spears is a freakin' riot! The guys are diving on everything sports and entertainment. Aries is a big NYPD Blue fan. Go figure! Some things really do stand the test of time. Aries actually got to act with David Caruso on CSI: Miami. That little thing he does with his sunglasses... BRILLIANT! You know, you can kinda compare sports to sex. Each sport is like a different way of doing it haha! But some these games are just that, GAMES, not sports. Especially these days, EVERYONE IS GETTING...

Duration:01:11:39

BLUE BLOODS BROTHERS REUNITED! IT'S WILL ESTES' 1ST PODCAST! Breaking Bread w/ Nick Turturro #14

7/8/2019
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Jamie Reagan and Anthony Renzulli are back at it again! Big Nick welcomes Will Estes to his first ever podcast recording! The guys look back on the good times filming Blue Bloods together. DAMN, DOES TIME FLY! Being on set is fun, but talk about working some crazy hours. Sometimes you even fall asleep when you're supposed to be acting! But if there's a Yankee's game on, filming is gonna wait! NO GAMES MISSED! Big Nick has some projects in the works. Hey, maybe they'll cast Will? There's no...

Duration:01:01:51

RJ CYLER IS SUPERSTAR IN THE MAKING! HE'S A DAMN POWER RANGER! Breaking Bread w/ Nick Turturro #13

6/28/2019
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Yo, what a story this kid RJ Cyler has. He used to be homeless and now he's the freakin' blue power ranger. He killed it on that Showtime series I'M DYING UP HERE. Hey, Andrew Santino was on that, too. What a crack up that guy is. When he's not killing it in Hollywood, the man is tearing it up in Jacksonville. Gotta love a guy who stays true to his roots. RJ loves his life, but hate's bad breath. DON'T WE ALL! Nick and RJ chop it up about how awkward it gets filming romantic scenes. MAKE...

Duration:01:10:02

GIVE GREEN BOOK SOME LOVE! I HATE BEING CALLED "NICKY!" Breaking Bread w/ Nick Turturro #12

6/23/2019
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Nick Vallelonga joins Big Nick to talk acting, growing up in New York and producing award-winning films. Oscar speeches are a joke! Let the people speak! When it comes to nicknames, leave the Nicks out of it. Is time running out for Big Nick to get his script made? Is Vigo Mortensen the most versatile actor alive? The Nicks also discuss the journey of getting Green Book made. Welcome to your new favorite podcast! Big Nick Turturro and Nick Nick are Breaking Bread! Nick is letting us into...

Duration:01:06:45

YO, IT'S CHRIS DICKERSON! LOLLIPOP PITCHING IS RUINING MY DAY! Breaking Bread w/ Nick Turturro #11

6/16/2019
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Big Nick is kicking it with Chris Dickerson! The guys are combing through the Yankees roster. They're kicking ass! Totally flying under the radar with the NBA finals going down. Heck of a championship series that has been, though. But back to the Yankees. You know, you gotta have thick skin to play in New York. Chris knows, he played there! Seriously, they need to get that math and analytics stuff outta here! Baseball is a HUMAN GAME! Chris and Big Nick are going to make a movie. It's called...

Duration:01:04:24

SPORTS HELPED TABOO KICK CANCER'S ASS! HE'S A MAN OF THE PEOPLE!

6/7/2019
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Yo, we've got our man Taboo in the studio! The Black Eyed Peas are still doing it! THEY'RE GOING ON A EUROPEAN TOUR! This musical killa' gives Big Nick the lowdown on what a "hook" is. Cancer tried to take Taboo out, but his family and sports gave him strength. LOVE IT! He's helping upcoming artists get their big breaks and giving back to community. Muhammad Ali actually inspired his activism. OUR KIND OF PEOPLE! Welcome to your new favorite podcast! Big Nick Turturro and Nick Nick are...

Duration:01:06:46

BEN BALLER KNOWS WHAT'S HOT! IS THERE A NICER GUY THAN DENZEL?!

5/31/2019
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Ben Baller drops by to chow down and shoot the shit. Turns out he's a big fan of our guy Nick's work! You know they're going all in on Spike Lee pics. Some actors really lose themselves in their roles. Ben dishes on how the Kid Cudi chain came together. This man knows what's hot! Denzel Washington actually gave Ben his big break. Wait... little Nick hasn't seen The Sopranos? Get the f**k outta here with your Game of Thrones! Welcome to your new favorite podcast! Big Nick Turturro and Nick...

Duration:01:07:15

RUSSELL PETERS IS A FUNNY MOTHERF**KER!

5/23/2019
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Nicky adopts Russell Peters as a Sicilian, he’s got the wrap down! Nicky has a thing for accents, they turn him on…not sure we needed to know that. No toilet paper in India, maybe they’re onto something! They trade New York stories, talk boxing, mma and Caitlyn Jenner!

Duration:00:53:13

DOES McGREGOR HAVE BALLS? BREAZEALE'S GONNA BRING IT TO WILDER!

5/17/2019
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Nick brings in a spread, but Paulie Malignaggi's watching his weight for his upcoming bareknuckle fight against Artem Lobov. A high IQ boxer with throwing punches with no padding? Expect some damage! Paulie says if McGregor had balls he'd release the full sparring footage! HBO passed on Paulie as an analyst? The fellas dive in on Deontay Wilder vs. Dominic Breazeale on Showtime, memories of the great Yankees teams from the 1990s and growing up in the neighborhood. Welcome to your new...

Duration:01:02:35

I LOVE TO SWEAT! HUNTER GREENE THROWS HARD!

5/10/2019
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Hunter Greene in the house! The pride of the Valley and former #2 overall pick to the Cincinnati Reds is here to talk pitching and life in the minor leagues. Will Big Nick and Hunter do yoga together? Big Nick needs to get his sweat on! When Hunter isn’t painting corners, he’s painting pictures! And did we mention he’s only 19 years old? Welcome to your new favorite podcast! Big Nick Turturro and Nick Nick are Breaking Bread! Nick is letting us into his life and his life is... BASEBALL! A...

Duration:01:07:56

CAN'T GET A DECENT HAIRCUT, NICK NICK THE RAPPER, GAME OF THRONES, AVENGERS, BOXING, 3000 STRIKEOUTS!

5/3/2019
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Nick Turturro can't get a decent haircut! We get a brief hair history and then get into Nick Nick's rap career, talk Game Of Thrones and Avengers, boxing and of course, we salute CC on 3,000 strikeouts and we are very excited about the Yankee road trip and they are about to get a little healthier! One more thing, HEY UMPS, WHERE THE FUCK IS THE STRIKE ZONE YOU FUCKS!

Duration:00:47:23

MICHAEL RAPAPORT IS BREAKING BREAD! TALKING LIFE, ACTING, FOOD AND WHY JOHN TURTURRO IS A GOD!

4/26/2019
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Nick welcomes his great friend and fellow actor and podcaster Michael Rapaport to Breaking Bread! Listen to the passion that these guys have for acting as they talk about some of the greatest of all time! Learn why John Turturro is part of that greatest actor list and doesn't get the credit he deserves. Learn what Michael Rapaport would say to an actor who never breaks character. What a great conversation between two great actors and even better friends!

Duration:01:11:13

WE SWEPT THE SOX! RETRO JERSEYS! GET MADBUM AND DON'T FUCKING CURSE!

4/18/2019
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Nick is conflicted as he's watching the Yankees lose while recording this show. As soon as Nick could focus on the game, Gardner hits the grand slam and the Yankees win! Big Nick also takes us down memory lane with his classic MLB jerseys, tells the Yanks to get MadBum and explains to Little Nick that he doesn't know how to fucking curse, there's an art to it!

Duration:00:51:33