Friday, December 4

Tag: Mimosas with Michael

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 61 – Jasmin Shojai
actress, interview, Model, podcast

Episode 61 – Jasmin Shojai

Jasmin Shojai is an Australian model who has won Australian's Top Glamour Model Search 2 years in a row and has graced such covers as Playboy Magazine, International Edition. https://open.spotify.com/episode/5NsiFt5EMFV6kzY6I4YWbi Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/hIVHS54HKJ0 Mimosas with Michael on YouTube https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x7uelzt Jasmin Shojai on DailyMotion
Episode 54 – The Blind Blogger
interview, podcast

Episode 54 – The Blind Blogger

Maxwell Ivey, known as the Blind Blogger, reached out to me online and wanted to share his story - about being a blind blogger. So let me introduce you to the Blind Blogger https://open.spotify.com/episode/0skCN8ACWDpy58TZXHK5zc Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/5kcS0BibNRY Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO Maxwell Ivey is an inspirational and motivational personal coach who also runs a business buying and selling carnival equipment and amusement park rides. A native Texan, Max loves to sing and spend time with his unique and crazy dog, a “Greymation” named Penny (half Greyhound, half Dalmation). Reading, singing, and blogging are among Max’s favorite things to do. He especially enjoys helping others find their bliss. ...
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 52 – Brenden Kumarasamy
podcast

Episode 52 – Brenden Kumarasamy

Meet Brenden from Master Talk, a YouTube channel dedicated to the art of Public Speaking! https://open.spotify.com/episode/3MBfrFcjellmBh9lHb7ydf Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/-BZ5_YzWvE0 Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO Brenden is the founder of MasterTalk, a YouTube channel he started to help the world master the art of public speaking and communication. He coaches purpose-driven entrepreneurs on how to master their message and share their ideas with the world. https://youtu.be/UQt-8tCvMPQ Master Talk with Brenden Kumarasamy
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 50 – Anna Elena Pepe
actress, podcast, writer

Episode 50 – Anna Elena Pepe

Anna Elena Pepe and I were in the same film - The Central Authority. So she came by the show to talk about doing a socially distanced film while on quarantine in London, England. https://open.spotify.com/episode/3FugVrFpr1ngxrZzbouEI2 Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/b3YCVbGmLTE Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO Anna Elena Pepe is a bilingual Italian-English actress and author. She completed the prestigious program European Act organised by The Royal Academy in London in collaboration with the International Institute of Performing arts in Paris where, in addition to acting, she also studied creative writing. Her screen acting credits include the films: Un Viaggio di Cento Anni (directed by legendary Italian director Pupi Avati) I Love you (di...
Episode 39 – Kara Schaaf
actress, film, life, love, friendship

Episode 39 – Kara Schaaf

So Kara and I met on the set of Confessions of a Womanizer with Andrew Lawrence. She is the sister of my friend and producer Tim Schaaf. Now, Andrew is a good friend of mine and we have done three (3) films together - and he will be a guest on the podcast soon! But I wanted to bring on the lovely Kara to talk about her experience being in the film STALK I directed for Horror House. https://open.spotify.com/episode/2r3hq8MCsKUQD2pNMXbFXe Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/bf9JecI8ZrM Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO: Kara Schaaf is an actress and producer, known for Confessions of a Womanizer (2014), Better Than Love and The Frightening (2002). Instagram Twitter https://youtu.be/88lbbg02DGY
Episode 36 – Jason Gustavo Mercado
athlete, interview, life, love, friendship

Episode 36 – Jason Gustavo Mercado

Jason has been a big supporter of me as a writer and a filmmaker. Now it is my turn to support him and give him a big shout out on this week's episode of Mimosas With Michael.   https://open.spotify.com/episode/1NYEDTk7vaR9BQQM37RlfF Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/v6ZVGoI29FM Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO: Jason Mercado is an accomplished actor whose credits include television and theatre . Mr. Mercado is known to be a talented model whose credits include many print campaigns and runway modeling shows. Jason was raised between Argentina and New York and has a background on music and arts . He has been coached by some of the top mentors in the industry .. He study performing arts in New York City and also was a student at the prestigious New York Film Ac...
Episode 34 – Sally Kirkland
actress, interview, life, love, friendship, podcast

Episode 34 – Sally Kirkland

I have had the pleasure to form an online friendship with Sally Kirkland - the joys of Facebook and social media - and she took some time out to be interviewed for our podcast. Growing up in the industry, and the daughter of a woman who was the editor of both Vogue and Life and a string of movies that have become more than classics, Sally Kirkland is a living legend. https://open.spotify.com/episode/3kZKztbsphBZ0gEJrbIHwI Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/oxG_eRxXqB0 Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO Sally Kirkland, BEST Actress Oscar Nominee, Golden Globe winner, Independent Spirit Award winner, LA Film Critics Circle Award winner and veteran of over 200 films. Feisty, hard-working, famously liberal, with the trademark blonde hair, actress Sally Kirkland has ...