Friday, December 4

Tag: mimosas

Episode 58 – Sledgehammer Horror
horror, interview, podcast

Episode 58 – Sledgehammer Horror

I met Ken Sledge, of Sledgehammer Horror, through my dear friend Charlotte Horton. He launched a new horror podcast - MY FIRST HORROR FILM - during the pandemic, and it is definitely garnering attention. Ken is an awesome dude, and I love his podcast - and will be a guest on the show next week. Since October is a few days away, I thought this would be the perfect time to introduce you to: MY FIRST HORROR FILM PODCAST. https://open.spotify.com/episode/5BVoEmpBE69LE7D53rs6Le Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/ElfTkAkJYU4 Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO Ken Sledge is the co-creator and host of Sledge Hammer Horror. He is an avid fan of all things horror and baseball. His family owned a video store as a kid [Downtown Video] so he grew up with access...
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 44 – Camden Toy
interview

Episode 44 – Camden Toy

Camden has been on such shows as Buffy the Vampire Slayer and the Emmy winning series The Bay. We have the same manager and we never had a chance to talk, so we sat down and had a conversation over zoom! https://open.spotify.com/episode/67kclWTPhgphEgWWaJ5ghI?si=zeqPBPGKQleaMD6rouCL6Q Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/92J5MaitmQI Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO: Camden Toy is best known for playing some of the creepiest and scariest villains on Buffy the Vampire Slayer. He played one of the Gentlemen in the Emmy Award nominated episode "Hush", the skin eating demon Gnarl, and the recurring role of the all powerful Ubervamp. He also appeared on the fifth season of Angel as The Prince of Lies. Toy was a series regular on both the Emmy Award winning series The ...
Episode 40 – Jake Jensen
athlete, interview, podcast

Episode 40 – Jake Jensen

Jake and I were friends on Instagram first.  Then we got to work together when Troy Akin brought him in to act in the web series AD Out, which I directed. Since Jake is an athlete including tennis, it was an obvious fit. So Jake came on the show to talk about his career and his experience on the set of AD Out. https://open.spotify.com/episode/5Tnll8IR8cRCMHebOSug2C Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/HgbzCU8l1Gs Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO Jake is an actor, musician, screenwriter, and producer. He has a PhD in Sport Psychology and specializes in mindfulness training for athletes, actors, and others. His experiences while attending graduate school in east Tennessee helped fuel the development of Marmousch, set in Nashville, which is about a southe...
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 ...
Coming Right Up
blog, platform

Coming Right Up

Excited to say that our podcast is now available on Coming Right Up.org an online radio station for podcasts. Besides all of the many stations we are located on we are excited to be part of this community! Our show will air on Wednesdays at 4:30pm CST.  Here is our site for Coming Right Up. Check it out and remember to listen in on Wednesdays! Coming Right Up  
Episode 29 – Candice Callins
actress, interview, life, love, friendship

Episode 29 – Candice Callins

I met Candice through my manager Matt Chassin. We met at a horror festival down in San Diego and the first she said to me was 'I want to die in a horror film; and I want to die in a blaze of glory.' So I said...done! I used her likeness in one of my horror shorts for Horror House but her awesome film is coming soon so stay tuned. In the meantime, listen to us yuck it up, with guest host Richard Trejo. https://open.spotify.com/episode/2hRRI5jnBgAe1srqdUSB5D Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/RcrvszGB2t4 Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO: Candice Callins is an actress, writer and producer, most known for her role in My Crazy Ex on Lifetime. She was born in Los Angeles, California and started acting at the age of 7 in theatre, performing in plays at school. After ...