Entertainment Interview

BANDS INTERVIEWING BANDS: Lia Menaker + Richitta


Friday, August 21, 2020

This week, we hosted a conversation between two inspiring women - both acting as genre tastemakers in their own right! Lia Menaker, a soulful vocalist with a modern twist of pop, electronic, and alternative R&B sounds, and Richitta, an up-and-coming artist in the R&B and hip-hop genres, with colorful vocals and pop rhythms steeped in ...

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Wolf Rd and Sleeve Cannon

BANDS INTERVIEWING BANDS: Wolf Rd & Sleeve Cannon


Thursday, August 20, 2020

We are so so excited to bring you another edition of Bands Interviewing Bands, where we bring two artists together for a dynamic interview covering everything from their creative process to their take on the music industry.  This time we're pairing up Wolf Rd, who tackles everything from heartbreak and toxic friendships to mortality and regret, ...

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Q&A with Lesa Wilson


Wednesday, July 1, 2020

If you don't know Lesa Wilson, you will soon. With three projects coming out in July alone, this southern belle is one to watch. Wilson, known for her role as 'Bobbie Burman' in CW's "Stargirl," is moving into film with her roles in "Coins For Love" and "Stars Fell On Alabama." Today, Lesa talks to us about everything from her ...

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YouTuber Not Even Emily Opens Up About Identity and Balancing Social Media with Career


Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Not Even Emily has expanded her hilarity far beyond her Vine roots, building a loyal YouTube following of over 300k subscribers. While working hard on growing her channel, Emily is just as intent on pursuing a career in nursing and often has to juggle video creation with (crying over) exams. She takes great pride in ...

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“All That” Star Aria Brooks Talks Sketch Comedy, Songwriting, and More


Wednesday, June 24, 2020

13-year-old Aria Brooks has already made quite a name for herself. With the help of her mother's coaching, the actress has some impressive credits, including starring alongside Cynthia Erivo in Harriet and scoring a spot on All That. Aria also has a passion for songwriting - something that she unexpectedly has a lot of free ...

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Aspiring Filmmaker Vas Halastaras on Finding Herself and Reflecting Her Community in Media


Wednesday, June 17, 2020

  Growing up Greek Orthodox, Vasiliki Halastaras (aka Vas) didn’t begin to think about the concept of identifying as something other than straight until well into her teens. Her revelation that she was gay shook the foundation of her entire worldview, and she continues to move through life with the knowledge that those she loves the ...

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Vasilios Filippakis Navigates Sexuality and Culture in New Series “FAK YAASS”


Wednesday, June 10, 2020

  June is Pride Month, which gives us even more of a reason to add fantastic gay content to our to-watch list! Actor and writer Vasilios Filippakis has delivered in the form of popular dramedy, FAK YAASS. Vasilios plays Nico Nicolakis, a young gay Greek man struggling with the idea of returning home to what he ...

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BANDS INTERVIEWING BANDS: Joss Jaffe + Waiting For London


Friday, May 29, 2020

For this Bands Interviewing Bands we paired up Joss Jaffe, who combines reggae and pop to create a blend of organic and electric sounds, and Waiting For London, an alt-rock band who describes themselves as "hookier than a bass tournament". Jaffe has appeared in numerous festivals including Beloved, Lighting in a Bottle, Lucidity, Wanderlust, and ...

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“Avocado Toast the series” Spotlights Bisexuality, Parental Divorce, and the Generational Stigmas of Sex


Wednesday, April 22, 2020

After meeting in a small town and deciding to become roommates, Perrie Voss and Heidi Lynch sparked a friendship that quickly became a robust creative partnership. Inspired by their respective personal challenges and what they saw as the simmering ideological tension between baby boomers and millennials (symbolized, oddly or fittingly enough, by avocado toast), the ...

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Stephen Kramer Glickman Keeps Us Laughing Through Hard Times in New Comedy Album “Voices in My Head”


Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Stephen Kramer Glickman aka Gustavo aka the guy from that meme has been very busy lately. The actor and stand-up comedian just released his new comedy album, “Voices in My Head,” in which he catalogs the people he encounters on a daily basis. He turned this recent brush with meme stardom into a collaboration with ...

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Jacob Hopkins is Building His Own Dragon Army on “Dragons: Rescue Riders”


Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Having already made his mark in the voice acting world as Gumball Watterson in The Amazing World of Gumball, Jacob Hopkins was ready for his next animated adventure. He now plays Axel Finke in Dragons: Rescue Riders, which follows the Rescue Riders, a group of humans and dragons who work together to protect the town ...

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Gabriel Darku Confronts a Complicated Supernatural Legacy in Netflix Sci-Fi Drama “October Faction”


Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Following an unexpected win in a contest for McDonald’s employees to star in a commercial, Gabriel Darku’s love of performance was permanently awakened. In his new show, October Faction, Gabriel plays Geoff Allen, who along with his sister Viv begins to unravel his parents’ monster hunting past - and the fact that they’ve been leading ...

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