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OVERVIEW with Rick Overton

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Los Angeles, CA

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OVERVIEW hosted by Rick Overton (self claiming "Imperfectionist") is a conversation with brilliantly creative people and will delve into the mechanics of their craft in a fun and engaging hour. Whether tackling global issues or personal, the talk will be good! Laughs and insights are the goal, and OVERVIEW will bring it!

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@rickoverton

Language:

English


Episodes

Camilla Cleese

2/26/2015
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This week on Overview, I get to talk with the very smart and very funny Camilla Cleese. she did set list in Santa Barbara and killed! We talked about that, what it's like to do comedy when her father is the amazing John Cleese. She takes her well-deserved place in the art form. Check it out

Duration: 00:46:29


Pilar Alessandra

1/27/2015
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This week on Overview, my guest is the Script Whisperer, Pilar Alessandra. She is the director of the writing program On The Page and hosts the podcast of the same name. She's trained writers at ABC, CBS, Nickelodeon and UCLA. All you aspiring writers check this one out!

Matt Kirshen

7/21/2014
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This week on OVERVIEW I get to Interview a brilliant young man who has taken the incomprehensibly difficult SET LIST and turned it into brilliant comedic origami, the host of the ALMOST SCIENCE podcast, Matt Kirshen!

Rick Overton on THE GAMUT WITH STEVE BELANGER

6/6/2014
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Rick will be back soon with a new episode. Here he is on THE GAMUT WITH STEVE BELANGER talking about all of his great roles in film and television!

Allan Havey

5/27/2014
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He is Lou Avery on MAD MEN. He was just on UP ALL NIGHT as Uncle Dennis. You've seen them on LOUIE as himself. I had the pleasure of working with him on Stephen Soderberg's film THE INFORMANT and Allan Havey gives one brilliant and hilarious Overview as he describes his journey from successful standup to successful actor and writer! Don't miss it guys!

Rick Overton On The COMEDY ON VINYL Podcast

5/20/2014
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This week, I'll be putting up Jason Klamm's fun interview with me - The Comedy on Vinyl Podcast is a weekly show where comedian and vinyl record enthusiast Jason Klamm interviews today's great comic voices about the legends of comedy that inspired their work.

Rick Overton On Happy Hour With Zane & Dunn

4/16/2014
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Check out Rick's appearance on Happy Hour with Zane Lamprey and Dan Dunn!

Rick Overton on Man School with Caleb Bacon

4/8/2014
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Join host Caleb Bacon as he chats with Rick about what it was like to grow up with jazz legends -- and more -- in his home.

Duration: 00:24:58


Jackie Kashian

3/18/2014
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This week on Overview, creator and host of the fantastic and super-successful DORK FOREST Podcast, the hilarious Jackie Kashian drives us up to Santa Barbara to do Set List, while I run the Zoom recorder. One great road trip conversation ensues!

Duration: 01:13:58


Bobby Slayton

3/11/2014
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This week I get a real ab work out with my old buddy the hilarious and the lightning quick Bobby Slayton! He has me folded like a jackknife and I wouldn't have it any other way. Join in with a listen.

Duration: 01:00:38


Christine Blackburn

3/11/2014
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This week I interview half of the team that brings us the always amazing Story Worthy Show along with the wonderful Hannes Phinney (Who we will peg down soon!). Listen in on how you get your podcast noticed and what it takes to compete in a huge market! Some very handy advice.

Duration: 00:57:39


Craig Bierko

3/4/2014
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This week it's my pleasure to have the brilliant and hilarious Craig Bierko, Broadway and screen star, comedy and dramatic actor extraordinaire... and good pal pal of mine.

Jono Oliver

2/23/2014
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This week I have the opportunity to spend some time speaking with Jono Oliver, the inspired director/writer of the brilliant film HOME. He got it made and it's beautiful. Listen in on how he got that done.

Dan Castellaneta

2/5/2014
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I got a chance to sit with the one and only Dan Castellaneta (The voice of Homer Simpson) for an hour of breaking down how improv works, how we met and all the great stories along the way.

Jane Edith Wilson & Grace Lee

1/23/2014
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This week on Overview two inspired and engaging guests join me to talk about their new film JANEANE FROM DES MOINES. The film's director Grace Leigh and the films star Jane Edith Wilson. I urge you to listen to this podcast and then go out and see that film.

Duration: 01:15:23


Jimmy Dore

1/23/2014
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A hour blows past like a bullet train, thanks to the sharp and hilarious mind of KPFK's Jimmy Dore joins me on Overview!

Chris Mancini & Graham Elwood aka Comedy Film Nerds

1/23/2014
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Comedy Film Nerds Chris Mancini and Graham Elwood join me on Overview for an hour of very entertaining and fun talk about movies and the world. Please support their podcasting documentary EAR BUDS via Kickstarter: http://kck.st/KjAW2Q

Duration: 01:07:39


Mike McShane

1/21/2014
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This round on Overview I sit with old buddy Mike McShane, who you know and love from Whose Line Is It Anyway and Friar Tuck from Robin Hood Prince Of Thieves and numerous other brilliantly performed character pieces. He is a consummate Improviser and shares his wisdom with us, for which I am grateful.

Kyle Cease

1/15/2014
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My guest this week is Kyle Cease, the illustrious explorer of the comedy stage, the inner self and how to make it all fit together. He's done two Comedy Central specials and has been a massive force on the college scene and shares his travels with us on Overview!

Michael McKean

1/8/2014
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Michael McKean. I have the joy and honor of having the multi-talented Michael McKean as my guest on Overview, sharing great stories and wisdom about improv and performing in general. This one is an essential listening episode! Do not miss!
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