Wednesday, April 14

actor

Episode 63 – James Duval
actor, podcast

Episode 63 – James Duval

You know James from one of his most iconic roles - Frank, from Donnie Darko. I had the pleasure of working with him for a bit on a film called Beast Mode. James is very chill and down-to-earth and he took a moment between projects to sit down with us and talk about his career - and his new film Beast Mode. https://open.spotify.com/episode/0jKIm99cZY25et4WE47Jkq?si=u-AVg8imQge1KVbsgyrA0Q Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/twGRiXkzKCA Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO Born in Detroit, Michigan in 1972. He moved to Los Angeles, California in 1974. He attended Gladstone High School in Covina, California from 1986 to 1989 as well attending Mira Costa High School in Manhattan Beach, and Fair Valley in Covina. Although he was trained as a ...
Episode 62 – Robert Palmer Watkins
actor, podcast, singer

Episode 62 – Robert Palmer Watkins

So Robert and I have been friends on Instagram and Facebook for some time now but we finally had a chance to sit down and talk about what he has been up to: and he has so much going on! So proud of you my friend! https://open.spotify.com/episode/03iWXmjtlgFtVrlrzwEGrw?si=diG0Vr6-RKOExl7IsWpF7g https://youtu.be/7j5rJQMRD4A BIO Robert Palmer Watkins caught the acting bug early on, beating out hundreds of other teens for the coveted role of Danny in Barksdale Theater's production of GREASE. After 2 years of studying musical theater at Christopher Newport University, he left everything behind to move west where he would graduate from the prestigious American Musical and Dramatic Academy in Hollywood. Robert's professional journey began when he booked...
actor, athlete, interview, podcast

Episode 60 – Everett Osborne

Everett Osborne was introduced to me by friend and manager, Matt Chassin. Everett has a chill vibe and he is an established basketball player who has launched his own clothing line - Brand Evolving. [I also apologize - even with modern technology - and in the age of video phone calls for social distancing; we had some small issues with connectivity. Please do not let that deter from the powerful message that Everett gives!] https://open.spotify.com/episode/3sCUMAHyRfIOnBTKJ9zRSC Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/qRQEcn2IpeU Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO Everett Osborne, pro basketball player, actor, model & Founder/CEO of Brand Evolving is a living testament to the power of self-belief & perseverance. Born and raised in Los An...
Episode 53 – Brent M. Bailey
actor, podcast

Episode 53 – Brent M. Bailey

You know Brent Bailey as the Shell Gas spokesperson, but I know him as a friend and an actor. We met a few years ago on the set of a vampire film in Montana called CRIMSON WINTER. He is a cool guy and I wanted to sit with him and catch up on what he is up to these days. https://open.spotify.com/episode/61Qm6qSvXKiYKDAlD7PZjh Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/1cEo5aYfPjU Mimosas with Michael on Youtube BIO Born in Tucson, Arizona, Brent Bailey spent his childhood in Texas and Arizona, graduating from high school in Scottsdale. After attending college and earning his Master's in Business, he moved to Los Angeles to pursue acting. Brent has been on your TV constantly whether you realized it or not. He has done roughly 100 commercials and currently is ...
Episode 51 – Patrick Barnitt
actor, podcast, singer

Episode 51 – Patrick Barnitt

Patrick Barnitt and I have the same manager, Matt Chassin. We had talked a bit online - cool guy. Played a BORG in Star Trek...and you know that is the coolest thing. So naturally I had to have him on the show and talk about that!! https://open.spotify.com/episode/0H29DMnzOPgRDNCcmHz8L1 Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/guq9Hbp-_NE Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO Patrick Barnitt is a singer, producer, composer and actor. His credits include Star Trek:First Contact, Coffin, Coffin 2, Las Vegas and most recently in The Lost Day with Billy Baldwin and Danny Trejo. His new big band album, Sway, is available on Spotify, Apple Music and Amazon. https://www.jazzweekly.com/2019/09/patrick-barnitt-sway/ https://www.amazon.com/Sway-P...
Episode 49 – Nikolay Moss
actor, athlete, film, podcast

Episode 49 – Nikolay Moss

I met Nickolay Moss through Instagram. He is a mutual friend of Guy Wilson, who I worked with years ago on a film, and just have always kept in touch! Seeing as we are in the same industry, Nick and I have talked many times, and I thought he would great to have on the show to talk about his upcoming projects...and well, also winning his Emmy! https://open.spotify.com/episode/1gSYto3bYjDBjxNjbGhxhz https://youtu.be/ZiAoZJAqDro BIO Nikolay 'Nick' Moss is an Emmy® Award-Winning American actor, known for his leading roles in The Cobblestone Corridor & GodComplx, among others. At the 2017 NE Emmy® Awards, Nick won the Emmy® for Outstanding Performer for his portrayal of Brock Larson in TV Series, The Cobblestone Corridor. The show was honored with a total of...
Episode 48 – Charles Chudabala
actor, book, film, Film Festival, horror, podcast

Episode 48 – Charles Chudabala

Charles and I have been friends for a while. We both run around the horror circuit a lot, even being a part of the same horror anthology book. After we both acted in the same film [The Central Authority] it made sense to have him on the show! https://open.spotify.com/episode/1v3em8dmzOOwj5fIh2SpIJ Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/F0LVN0m5t_c Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO Charles Chudabala is an actor and producer, known for The Gallows Act II (2019), Fameless (2015) and Ugly Sweater Party (2018).
Episode 42 – Safer-at-Home
actor, director, film, interview, podcast

Episode 42 – Safer-at-Home

After a hiatus from the podcast, during the age of Covid-19 and the ever constant use of Zoom, I decided to relaunch the podcast with interviewing the cast/crew of my new horror web series, Safer-at-Home. https://open.spotify.com/episode/46LnHGlOT8G3qDRh2L5D32 Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/lWi-ywJvl9A Mimosas with Michael on YouTube Check out the installments page on YouTube. BIOS Adam Cabrera is one of the baddest mothas you'll ever meet but nice as hell, would give you the shirt off of his back if he didn't love it so much. He comes from a small town in New Mexico, and is making his way through this world one film or short film at a time. He also had a dog but doesn't anymore! Alex Henderson grew up in Calabasas, played football and graduated from No...
Episode 33 – Adam Devenport
actor, athlete, interview, life, love, friendship, stunts

Episode 33 – Adam Devenport

Adam Devenport and I met on the set of Boss Cheer and immediately bonded...and a year after the show is done we still keep in touch. He is very positive and uplifting and I enjoyed chatting with him. He is also extremely talented and athletic. He is someone I greatly admire. We talk often - one of the joys of social media! I recorded this on my phone and I sound like the guest on Adam sounds like he is in studio....gotta love it! So I want to introduce you to my friend Adam Devenport.  https://open.spotify.com/episode/5iiFGxHmqFodLqchMVlftg Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/SQmZf4B-55g Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO: I'm Adam! I'm from and live in South Carolina and I'm 25 years old. I'm an entrepreneur, influencer, pro-tricker and free thinker. With over 4...