Illuminated Chronicles: Why Pop Culture? (TED Talk)

“Why must we be so serious about what divide us and trivialize what bring us together?”

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Trailer Alert: Genius (Albert Einstein)

Premiering on April 25, 2017 at 9pm National Geographic will air its first scripted event: Genius a 10 part mini-series on the inspiring and troubling life of Albert Einstein. So In!

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Freedom Of Breach

I got in trouble for my last post because…I used the word retarded.

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Small Talk: Alternative Universe Casting

So…one of the books I’m currently consuming is Powerhouse: The Untold Story of Hollywood’s Creative Artists Agency…they’re one of the most powerful talent agencies in the world. I picked it up as a business book; curious about the finer points of deal making when millions are on the line (my independence is more valuable than your acceptance). But! One of the book’s surprises is the casting stories.

If you think Eric Stoltz in Back to the Future or Tom Selleck as the Terminator is weird (yo Cameron why would a homicidal robot travel back in time only to grow a moustache?!) try these casting tales:

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