Episodes
A conversation with the cast of the upcoming Goodfellas sequel that everyone wanted, Betterfellas.  Featuring special guest Peter Banifaz!  Stars: they're just like us. And you can rate us five of them on Apple podcasts! We urge you to do this-it's for art.  Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter and Instagram.  Music by Gabriel Ponton
Published 01/20/22
High school theater teachers are the backbone of the entertainment industry. This week, we spotlight four of these warriors helping to shape the next generation of artists.  Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter and Instagram.  Stars: they're just like us. And you can rate us five of them on Apple podcasts! We urge you to do this-it's for art.  Music by Gabriel Ponton
Published 01/13/22
Four successful musicians who made the jump to acting discuss their process, their fans, and who is and isn't an industry puppet. Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter and Instagram.  Stars: they're just like us. And you can rate us five of them on Apple podcasts! We urge you to do this-it's for art.  Music by Gabriel Ponton
Published 01/06/22
The AOAOAOA vault presents an exclusive recorded conversation from 1968 with Vegas's most beloved big band crooners. No, not the Rat Pack. We could not get them.  So crack open a box of cigars and locate your nearest dimepiece, it's time to spend New Years Eve with the The Mouse Group! Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter and Instagram.   Music by Gabriel Ponton
Published 12/30/21
The creators of classic Rankin/Bass Christmas claymation special "The Christmas Crab" reunite just in time for the holidays.   Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter and Instagram. And if you like this episode be sure to rate us five stars on Apple podcasts! Music by Gabriel Ponton
Published 12/21/21
Who are all those townspeople walking behind Meryl Streep in this movie? And more importantly, what's their acting process? Five of the industry's leading background talent leave the holding area to discuss the craft of background acting.  Featuring special guest Kimia Behpoornia Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter and Instagram. And if you like this episode be sure to rate us five stars on Apple podcasts! Music by Gabriel...
Published 12/16/21
We sit down with the creators of the controversial Hallmark Christmas movie "Honey, My Boyfriend's a Reindeer" as well as the woman whose true story the movie was based on. Featuring special guest Blaire Erskine. Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter and Instagram. And if you like this episode be sure to rate us five stars on Apple podcasts! Music by Gabriel Ponton Sexy Christmas Background Music by Matthew May...
Published 12/09/21
It's the ONLY fashion movie people are talking about right now. The creators of "House of L.L. Bean" dish about their film based on the true story of legendary winter apparel designer Leon Leonwood Bean.  Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter and Instagram. And if you like this episode be sure to rate us five stars on Apple podcasts!  Music by Gabriel Ponton
Published 12/02/21
They say all press is good press...but are all PR reps good PR reps? This week, five established publicists talk about what it takes to publicly relate to public relations. Featuring special guest and one of Vulture's  "Comedians You Should Know," Hannah Pilkes! Check out her show "Bedazzled" with Chloe Fineman at Union Hall December 3rd.  Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter and Instagram. And if you like this episode be sure...
Published 11/18/21
From the network that brought you "The Vampire Diaries,"  it's "The Gargoyle Journal": a hot new teen drama about sexy teen gargoyles navigating high school- and sitting atop  Catholic churches to defend them from evil spirits. We sit down with the cast and creators to talk about what viewers can look forward to in the show's first season.   Music by Gabriel Ponton Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter and Instagram!   Stars,...
Published 11/11/21
AOAOAOA presents our annual "20 Around 20" List: our ranking of the 20ish young Hollywood stars who are around 20 years old. In this episode, we talk to four of the people on this prestigious list.       Music by Gabriel Ponton Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter and Instagram!   Stars, they're just like us! So please, give us five of them when you rate and review us on Apple Podcasts. 
Published 11/04/21
This week, we sit down with the creators of Marvel's first-and last- Halloween movie about  to find out what went wrong, and why we won't ever get to see the film in theaters.  Music by Gabriel Ponton Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter and Instagram! Stars, they're just like us! So please, give us five of them when you rate and review us on Apple Podcasts.  Happy Hollyween! 
Published 10/28/21
The cast, crew, and exorcism consultant of The Something (2016) reunite to talk about their film. Featuring guest Dan Lippert (@danlippertcool) of Big Grande and  Man Dog Pod Music by Gabriel Ponton Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter and Instagram!
Published 10/21/21
You know  famous directing duos like the Coen Brothers, the Safdie Brothers, or the Farrelly Brothers . But are two heads better than one? In this episode, we talk to three pairs of up and coming directing duos on their process. Featuring special guests Reilly Anspaugh (@reillyanspaugh) and Geoffrey James (@geoffreyjames) Subscribe to their podcast, The Review Revue  on Headgum!  Music by Gabriel Ponton Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow...
Published 10/14/21
If Hollywood is a boat, then cruise ship performers are the performers on that boat. Join us for a conversation between five artists aboard the Royal Mediterranean cruise.  The job isn't all fame and glory, but hey, that's seabusiness, baby!  Featuring Kat Palardy. (@katpalardyparty) Music by Gabriel Ponton Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter and Instagram!
Published 10/07/21
What's cooking? If you're in Hollywood, it's usually the prepackaged snacks at the craft services table. And this week, we've got an illuminating conversation with the people who set out those snacks. This is...the Crafty Episode.   Featuring special guest, comedian Carl Tart (@dammitcarl) Music by Gabriel Ponton Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter and Instagram!
Published 09/30/21
In Hollywood, sometimes great minds think alike! And sometimes, those great minds accidentally write nearly identical romantic comedies and release them within days of each other.  Four rom-com directors clear the air in this insightful and candid conversation.  Music by Gabriel Ponton Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter and Instagram!
Published 09/23/21
You've heard of movies, but did you know you can watch smaller movies on your phone using the internet? That's right, this week we're talking to five of the most successful viral creators out there and find out how they're shaking up Hollywood.  Featuring special guest Caitlin Reilly (Instagram: @hicaitlinreilly Tik Tok:  @itscaitlinhello) Music by Gabriel Ponton Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter and Instagram!
Published 09/16/21
This week, we sit down with the crew of  "Sunlight," the acclaimed Antarctic basketball  short film that received a three minute standing ovation at Sundance.  Follow our guest Artoun Nazareth on Twitter @ArtounCartoon and on Instagram @artouncartoon. Music by Gabriel Ponton Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter and Instagram!
Published 09/09/21
It's time to have "the talk"-- and by this we mean an insightful conversation with the cast of the hilarious sex comedy "Virgin Party" on the eve of their 2006 blockbuster release. This episode is provided by the Artists on Artists on Artists on Artists  2006 vault.   Edited by July Diaz Music by Gabriel Ponton Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter and Instagram!
Published 09/02/21
Hollywood's best and brightest music composers sit down to talk tunes. You'll learn  how to create that perfect song for that creative project, how these industry titans climbed their way to the top, and how song composition jobs work (get letter in mail by stranger and do the music). Featuring comedian Lisa Gilroy (Brooklyn 99, Someone Out There, @theLisaGilroy ) Music by Gabriel Ponton Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter...
Published 08/26/21
The cast of Breakout! -  A film shot completely over zoom -  regale the trials and tribulations of shooting art during a global pandemic. News flash: it's not always easy.  Music by Gabriel Ponton Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter and Instagram!
Published 08/19/21
Hollywood's top animal wranglers squawk about the craft of managing the industry's wildest talent.    Featuring comedian Mary Anthony! Twitter: (@maryeanthony1) Music by Gabriel Ponton Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter and Instagram!
Published 08/12/21
Hollywood's most in-demand screenwriters discuss their craft. Featuring legendary panelists such as Glen Howgow, (Seventeen Years Old, Period) , Daniel Norway (Blood in the Attic),  Shel (Christmas Snowglobe Dating Circle),  and Ron Buttons (F**k N' Run; F**k City).  Music by Gabriel Ponton Hollywood's talking. Make sure you're listening. Be sure to subscribe and follow AOAOAOA on Twitter and Instagram!
Published 08/05/21