Stevie and the Stardust Cowboys

The other day, I sat with Mike Paul Hughes, a genuine rocket scientist and researcher at Jet Propulsion Labs in Pasadena, to talk about Stephen Hawking and see where the discussion went from there. Hawking based his beliefs on the simple scientific evidence that the...

Locals Only

With the arrival of the talkies in the 1930’s, LA became a magnet for a torrent of movie actor wanna-be’s, which, according to my ol’ dad, literally upped the gene pool in the resulting proliferation of pretty people. Surely, he was talking about me – I just wish he’d...

Emphasis Changes Everything

Let’s eat Grandma! Hmmm, didn’t you mean, Let’s eat, Grandma!? Yes, commas save lives, and emphasis is another way of describing interpretation. Once you find the right voice over talent for a project – just the kind of combination of vocal qualities, age-range and...