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Replacement Level Podcast is Back!

Replacement Level Podcast is Back!

Tweet It’s been awhile but there is a new episode of my Replacement Level Podcast up on replacementlevelpodcast.com and on iTunes. The episode features author & sabermetrican Mitchel Lichtman. Mitchel revealed how he first got into sabermetrics, what findings surprised him when he was researching/writing The Book, and if GM’s can properly be evaluated. Mitchel developed the defensive ...

Episode 110: Gregg Daniel

Episode 110: Gregg Daniel

Tweet This episode of Conversations with Ross features Gregg Daniel. Gregg is an actor currently starring on True Blood. Gregg and I discussed how he broke in, his worst audition experience, and his journey from NYU to Hollywood. Gregg spoke about his experience performing in regional theaters across  the country, and why moving to Los Angeles later in life made sense for him. He also spoke abou...

Q&A with Jean Brassard

Q&A with Jean Brassard

Tweet Jean Brassard is an actor who is currently co-starring in The Fault In Our Stars. He answered some of my questions about his life and career. Q: What initially attracted you to acting in the first place? Jean Brassard A: As a kid I loved to make up stories and escape through my imagination. I had puppets as a child and I used to make scenes between them, sometimes performing for my neighbors...

Q&A with Joan Ryan

Q&A with Joan Ryan

Tweet Joan Ryan is an actress and singer who was named 2013 top female cabaret performer of the year by Broadway World. She answered some questions about her life and career. Q: What initially attracted you to acting & singing in the first place?  Joan Ryan A: I have known that this was my calling from the time I was four years old. I am the youngest of four, and everything else  was taken....

Episode 109: Tyler Mitchell

Episode 109: Tyler Mitchell

Tweet This episode of Conversations with Ross features Tyler Mitchell. Tyler is writer and producer who has worked on The Incredible Burt Wonderstone, Lucky Number Slevin, and the TV show My Own Worst Enemy. His latest project is the film The Angriest Man in Brooklyn which stars Robin Williams, Mila Kunis, and Peter Dinklage. Tyler discussed  breaking in, his partnership with Landscape Entertain...

Q&A With Eric Nelsen

Q&A With Eric Nelsen

Tweet Eric Nelsen is an actor currently starring on All My Children. He answered some of my questions about his life and career. Q: What initially attracted you to acting in the first place? A: Initially, it was dancing. I was a competition dancer at a young age (I couldn’t get enough of tap). Eventually some friends at my dance studio said I should try out the acting classes…I did and lov...

Q&A With Sainty Nelsen

Q&A With Sainty Nelsen

Tweet Sainty Nelsen is an actress who just finished filming the pilot Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll. She joined me to answer some questions about her life and career. Q: What initially attracted you to acting in the first place? Sainty Nelsen A: I would ALWAYS put on “major productions” around the house, so at the age of 3 my mom took me to see a professional show at Casa Manana Playhouse in...

Episode 108: Jenn Lyon

Episode 108: Jenn Lyon

Tweet This episode of Conversations with Ross features Jenn Lyon. Jenn is an actress who is currently starring opposite George Lopez in the FX comedy Saint George. Among the topics that Jenn and I discussed are how she broke in, her worst audition experience, and how she transitioned from doing theater to television. Jenn offered some behind the scenes stores on Saint George, gave her opinion on ...

Episode 107: Featuring Nathan Darrow

Episode 107: Featuring Nathan Darrow

Tweet This episode of Conversations with Ross features Nathan Darrow. Nathan is an actor currently starring on House of Cards. Nathan and I discussed how he broke in, his worst audition experience, and what attracted him to acting in the first place . He also spoke about his role as Meechum on House of Cards. I asked him about auditioning for David Fincher, working closely with Kevin Spacey &...

Episode 106: Featuring Rachel Brosnahan

Episode 106: Featuring Rachel Brosnahan

Tweet This episode of Conversations with Ross features Rachel Brosnahan. Rachel is an actress currently starring on House of Cards. Rachel and I discussed how she broke in, her worst audition experience, and what attracted her to acting in the first place . She also spoke about her role as Rachel Posner on House of Cards. I asked her she felt her character is ultimately a good person, and if she ...