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Best Story I Never Told

Storytelling Podcasts

a podcast series by David Ngo

a podcast series by David Ngo

Location:

United States

Description:

a podcast series by David Ngo

Language:

English


Episodes

#54 Best Story I Never Told My Spouse by David Ngo

12/22/2020
If anyone has been in a long-term relationship, you have probably told your significant other every good story you have. Multiple times over. Is there a tantalizing tale that you’ve never told your bae? David tries to share a buried memory from his single days with special guest Jin Yoo-Kim. Episode available on beststoryinevertold.com, Apple … Continue reading #54 Best Story I Never Told My Spouse by David Ngo

Duration:00:43:04

#53 A Glowing Visitor on Christmas Eve by Bo Mirhosseni

12/15/2020
After explaining the nuances between directing commercials and narrative content, writer/director Bo Mirhosseni references Del Taco and a Ford Focus in a holiday tale about an unusual green visitor on the night before Christmas. Episode available on beststoryinevertold.com, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify, Google Play and more.

Duration:00:32:54

#52 One Decisive Day by Chelsea Kurtz

9/29/2020
Before she stood on the edge of Lake Michigan in the psychological drama Up On The Glass, or opposed The Flash as Black Bison, actress Chelsea Kurtz was once a student trying to make the right decision about college. But the forces that impacted her choice went beyond the Arrowverse. Episode available on beststoryinevertold.com, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify, … Continue reading #52 One Decisive Day by Chelsea Kurtz

Duration:00:35:12

#51 Hong Kong, Oh My by Charlene Wang de Chen

9/22/2020
Set Decorator Charlene Wang de Chen grew up in a sheltered household. But during an internship in Hong Kong, she discovered something about Asian American femineity. And she couldn’t shy away from the results. Episode available on beststoryinevertold.com, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify, Google Play and more.

Duration:00:45:24

#50 The List by Nathan Ramos-Park

9/15/2020
When writer/director/actor/singer Nathan Ramos-Park first moved to New York, he made a special list. And to check off the boxes, Nathan would dive into a world of silver foxes, Asian American male identity, sexual taboos, burritos, and making the rent. Episode available on beststoryinevertold.com, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify, and Google Play.

Duration:00:36:01

#49 One Crappy Late Night by Mathew Harawitz

5/26/2020
Before his funny words graced the screen on such TV series as Will & Grace, Angie Tribeca, Selfie, and Go On, writer/producer Mathew Harawitz was an assistant on a late night talk show. And he had a crappy day that changed his entire life. Episode available on beststoryinevertold.com, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify, and Google Play.

Duration:00:40:33

#48 Knowing What You Can Handle by Lynn Chen

5/19/2020
With grace and vulnerability, Lynn Chen, actress and director of I Will Make You Mine, candidly shares the two defining moments in her attempt to have a child. Episode available on beststoryinevertold.com, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify, and Google Play.

Duration:00:40:04

#47 The Best Movie I Don’t Talk About by Jin Yoo-Kim

5/11/2020
What do Angelina Jolie, Antonio Banderas, and Sylvester Stallone have in common? Perhaps nothing, but they will be discussed by documentary filmmaker Jin Yoo-Kim and David as they both reveal the best movies they never talk about. Episode available on beststoryinevertold.com, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify, and Google Play.

Duration:00:38:44

#46 Life After a Teen Rom-Com by Annie Nishida

5/4/2020
In a follow-up to fan favorite episode #24, Gabby Duran & The Unsittables writer Annie Nishida returns to update David on life after publicly revealing that she had a huge high school crush on a boy that refused to speak. From friend reactions to landing a job, Annie reveals how a voiceless boy (by choice) … Continue reading #46 Life After a Teen Rom-Com by Annie Nishida

Duration:00:33:58

#45 The Song I Don’t Talk About by Ruben Contreras

4/20/2020
Is there a song you love but never talk about? Maybe it’s a guilty pleasure, or a track with a profound meaning to you? Cinematographer Ruben Contreras joins David to reveal the one song he never talks about and explains why. And David does the same. Episode available on beststoryinevertold.com, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify, and … Continue reading #45 The Song I Don’t Talk About by Ruben Contreras

Duration:00:35:08

#44 Therapy During Covid-19 by Gabrey Milner

4/13/2020
From client challenges to his own concerns, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Gabrey Milner joins David for a timely discussion on therapy during the Covid-19 pandemic, and how individuals are handling this uniquely collective crisis. Episode available on beststoryinevertold.com, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify, and Google Play.

Duration:00:32:56

#43 After My 20-Year Secret Was Revealed by Bernie Duran, Jr.

3/24/2020
In a follow-up to crowd-favorite episode #3, writer/producer Bernie Duran, Jr. details what happened AFTER he revealed an elaborate 20-year secret for the first time to his friends, family, and the public. Later, Bernie shares an amusing story involving Academy Award winner Alfonso Cuarón. Episode available on beststoryinevertold.com, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify, and Google Play.

Duration:00:30:04

#42 The True Story Behind the Ghostfacers by Trey Callaway

3/17/2020
Oklahoma. The driveway to nowhere. The rumor heard ‘round the school. In three parts, Showrunner, Writer, and Educator Trey Callaway tells his never-before-heard, true story behind the birth of The Ghostfacers from the long-running hit series Supernatural. Episode available on beststoryinevertold.com, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify, and Google Play.

Duration:00:55:27

#41 Tarot Card Visitor by David Ngo

3/10/2020
From a tarot reading to an important visitor from his own past, the best untold story from the world of this very podcast gets revealed by host David Ngo. TV writer Lindsay Villareal joins David for this personally meaningful episode. Episode available on beststoryinevertold.com, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify, and Google Play.

Duration:00:39:17

#40 That One Day in New York by Carlito Rodriguez

3/3/2020
Hip hop. The Bronx. A journal. Before he wrote on shows such as Empire and The Leftovers, and edited at The Source, writer/producer Carlito Rodriguez enrolled in college to resume his education after some time away. But two people would teach him much more about himself in just one day. Episode available on beststoryinevertold.com, Apple … Continue reading #40 That One Day in New York by Carlito Rodriguez

Duration:00:36:52

#39 My Breakthrough at Target by Harmonie T. Tangonan

2/25/2020
She was used to living a certain way. But she knew it had to change. Producer and Instructor Harmonie T. Tangonan candidly shares the turning point of her life – and it happened at Target. Episode available on beststoryinevertold.com, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify, and Google Play.

Duration:00:31:24

#38 The Real Reason I’m Making a Movie by Ringo Le

2/18/2020
Movies are works of fiction, but its truth often lies with the voice of its creator. Writer/Director Ringo Le discusses the evolution of his voice as a filmmaker, the Vietnamese American community, and the real inspiration behind his next movie. Episode available on beststoryinevertold.com, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify, and Google Play.

Duration:00:31:06

#37 The Job Interview I Don’t Talk About by Marina Mularz

2/11/2020
Many people have had an unusual interview. For author Marina Mularz (“Welcome to Freedom Point”), she had a quirky job interview that she’s never shared until now, and it deals with morbid feelings and signs of the universe. Episode available on beststoryinevertold.com, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify, and Google Play.

Duration:00:35:47

#36 Things Korean Dads Say by Robert Woo

2/4/2020
Hawaii is a breezy getaway. But for comedy writer Robert Woo (“The Kelly Clarkson Show”), he surfed the waves of the immigrant experience, childhood angst, and a Korean dad that would say the darndest things. Episode available on beststoryinevertold.com, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify, and Google Play.

Duration:00:38:01

#35 Trapped in the Trenches of High School by Justin Warren

11/5/2019
The Matrix. Incubus. Andre 3000. These are the fashion inspirations of writer/director Justin Warren (Then There Was Joe) in high school. But when a new and exciting student moves into town, his sense of style is put to the test. Episode available on beststoryinevertold.com, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify, and Google Play.

Duration:00:33:42