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Episode 60: Featuring Latarsha Rose

Episode 60: Featuring Latarsha Rose

Tweet This episode of Conversations with Ross features one of the stars of The Hunger Games, Latarsha Rose.   Latarsha talked about how she got her part as Portia in The Hunger Games, her first day on set, the expectations surrounding the film, and what it was like to work with Lenny Kravitz.  She also spoke about breaking in, how she avoids typecasting, and her worst audition experience. I h...

Episode 59: Featuring Signe Olynyk

Episode 59: Featuring Signe Olynyk

Tweet This episode of Conversations with Ross features the founder of The Great American Pitchfest, Signe Olynyk.  Signe discussed the highs and lows of being a working screenwriter. She talked about breaking in, dealing with writer’s block,  pitching,  and the development of her film, Below Zero.  Signe also spoke The Great American Pitchfest, screenwriting competitions, mistakes y...

Episode 58: Featuring Erica Tazel

Episode 58: Featuring Erica Tazel

Tweet This episode of Conversations with Ross features Erica Tazel of Justified.  She spoke about  transitioning from a pre-med student to an actress, and how doing a show on FX differs from a traditional network.  Erica also talked about how she avoids typecasting, her worst audition experience, and the best piece of acting advice she was ever given. I hope you listen to and enjoy our conv...

Episode 57: Featuring Ben Blacker

Episode 57: Featuring Ben Blacker

Tweet This episode of Conversations with Ross features Ben Blacker.  Ben discussed the highs and lows of being a working television writer.  He talked about breaking in, writing with a partner, pitching, and his experience in the writer’s room of the CW show, Supernatural. Ben also spoke about co-creating The Thrilling Adventure Hour, mistakes young writers make, and his podcast, the Ner...

Episode 56: Featuring Joelle Carter

Episode 56: Featuring Joelle Carter

Tweet This episode of Conversations with Ross features Joelle Carter.  Joelle discussed her role as Ava Crowder on Justified.  She spoke about  breaking in, the role that got her a SAG card, and how doing a show on FX differs from a traditional network.  Joelle also talked about why she prefers doing drama, the downside to doing TV, and how her audition process has evolved since she sta...

Episode 55: Featuring Louise Griffiths

Episode 55: Featuring Louise Griffiths

Tweet This episode of Conversations with Ross features Louise Griffiths.  Louise discussed her modeling and singing backgrounds and why she decided to transition into acting.  She also spoke about the differences in how actors are trained in the U.K. compared to the U.S.  Louise talked about overcoming stage fright, bad British accents, and how her audition process has evolved since she sta...

Episode 54: Featuring Kelly Stables

Episode 54: Featuring Kelly Stables

Tweet This episode of Conversations with Ross features Kelly Stables.  Kelly discussed her role as Eden on The Exes.  She spoke about  breaking in, the role that got her a SAG card, and how doing a show on TV Land differs from a traditional network.  Kelly also talked about why she prefers doing comedy, the business side of acting, and how her audition process has evolved since she started...

Episode 53: Featuring Rosa Salazar

Episode 53: Featuring Rosa Salazar

Tweet This episode of Conversations with Ross features Rosa Salazar.  Rosa discussed her work on Parenthood and American Horror Story.  She spoke about the differences between acting in New York and Los Angeles, the chaos of pilot season, and her worst audition experience. Rosa also talked about learning from her Parenthood co-star Erika Christensen, her past non acting jobs, and her day on s...

Episode 52: Featuring Jayce Bartok

Episode 52: Featuring Jayce Bartok

Tweet This episode of Conversations with Ross features Jayce Bartok.  Jayce discussed writing The Cake Eaters, and what it was like to work with two of the stars of the film, Kristen Stewart, and Melissa Leo.  He also spoke about being the flavor of the month, getting dropped from his agency, and why he never quit when he felt his career was stalling. I hope you listen to and enjoy our convers...

Episode 51: Featuring Ace Marrero

Episode 51: Featuring Ace Marrero

Tweet This episode of Conversations with Ross features Ace Marrero.  Ace discussed his dual roles as producer and star of the indie horror flick, Madison County.  He spoke about the differences between acting in New York and Los Angeles, his worst audition experience, and the process of making independent films. I hope you listen to and enjoy our conversation.  This interview is also availa...