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Check out my interview with Jonah Keri

Check out my interview with Jonah Keri

Tweet If you’re a baseball fan check out my new podcast, Replacement Level. I recently had the chance to interview Jonah Keri from Grantland.  We discussed the baseball Hall of Fame, the “steroid era”, and what’s next with advanced metrics. We also hit on why some players get overvalued and undervalued throughout their careers, re-evaluated the accomplishments of several players who play...

Replacement Level Podcast up and running!

Replacement Level Podcast up and running!

Tweet For those of you enjoying the Conversations with Ross who might also be baseball fans, I want to introduce you to my newest podcast, Replacement Level. Replacement Level will feature interviews with players both active and retired, as well as various media members, and personalities from the around the game. There will be lots of talk on the Hall of Fame, advanced numbers, baseball myths, a...

My recap the 2011 NYTVF

My recap the 2011 NYTVF

Tweet This past week I attended the 7th annual New York Television Festival as both a press member and a ticket holder to several events. These are my thoughts on what I saw: Tuesday The festival kicked off with a screening of Jonah Hill’s new animated show, Allen Gregory. Allen Gregory is a flamboyant seven-year-old prodigy (think a young Truman Capote) who attempts to navigate the world of pu...

Allan Loeb talks screenwriting at NYTVF 2011

Allan Loeb talks screenwriting at NYTVF 2011

Tweet My quick conversation with Allan Loeb.  He talks writing, breaking in, and what mistakes he sees young screenwriters make most often. He also spoke about why he quit writing at one point in 2002 and what made him come back after his time away. This interview took place before Allan’s Pitch Perfect workshop at the 2011 New York Television Festival. Allan is a screenwriter whose credi...

My thoughts on the 2010 Emmy awards

My thoughts on the 2010 Emmy awards

Tweet Despite the emergence of Jersey Shore and two more Real Housewife shows, The 09-10 TV season was a good one.  Several new shows added a refreshing tone to the norm and some already great shows got better.  Overall I think the Emmy telecast was pretty solid, Fallon kept things moving along , the show ended on time and several deserving actors, writers, directors and producers were rewarded...

My Commercial Acting Debut

My Commercial Acting Debut

Tweet I taped this commercial last year for the CT state lottery. It was an 8 hour shoot for a 30 second spot. It was a great time and an amazing learning experience however it made me realize why so many actors prefer live theater. They actually called me back to shoot an additional day because the original ending apparently had “Weird Santa Claus hands” that were later cut. I donR...