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Alyshia Ochse

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Flula Borg on That One Audition with Alyshia Ochse

Flula Borg

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This year Flula Borg can be seen starring opposite Dave Bautista as Bishop Crane in the highly anticipated “My Spy” sequel entitled “My Spy The Eternal City” slated to stream globally on Prime Video July 18, 2024. Also in film, Flula recently wrapped a lead role in the indie feature “Bonhoeffer,” written and directed by Todd Komarnicki (“Sully”). The film takes place in Berlin during the Third Reich, and examines German Lutheran pastor, theologian and anti-Nazi dissident Dietrich Bonhoeffer, as he speaks truth to power in his attempt to save countless Jewish lives. Flula is a standout as German jurist Hans von Dohnanyi, marking one of his most dramatic roles to date. “Bonhoeffer” is slated for release on November 28, 2024.

Flula landed his big break almost a decade ago, starring in Universal Pictures’ critically acclaimed, award winning feature film “Pitch Perfect 2” alongside Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, Hailee Steinfeld, Adam Devine, and Ben Platt. Flula is also well known for his role in Warner Bros. and James Gunn’s “The Suicide Squad” where he starred as Javelin alongside Margot Robbie, Joel Kinnaman, and John Cena.

In television Flula most recently starred alongside Adam Devine, Sarah Hyland, and Jameela Jamil in Peacock’s comedy “Pitch Perfect: Bumper in Berlin” based on the acclaimed film franchise of the same name. Additional recent credits include “The Rookie” alongside Nathan Fillion, “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” and “Ghosts.” While appearing in live action projects has kept Flula busy, he has also lent his voice to a plethora of high-profile projects over the years including memorable roles in Fox Pictures’ “Ferdinand,” Disney’s “Ralph Breaks the Internet,” Universal Pictures “Trolls World Tour” and Apple’s “Luck,” as well as dozens of appearances in TV shows like “Archer,” “Rugrats,” “Captain Fall,” and as the uncomfortable Comfortable Doug in Netflix’s “Centaurworld.”

As a filmmaker Flula wrote, executive produced and starred in “Buddymoon” which quickly became a festival favorite. His producing credits also include the 2017 comedy special “Flulanthropy” which stars Ed Helms and follows Flula’s quest to become the greatest philanthropist of all time.


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  • WRITER: Erin McCluskey
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  • ASSISTANT: Elle Powell
  • SOCIAL OUTREACH: Alara Ceri

Michael Beach on that one audition with alyshia ochse

Michael Beach

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Born and raised in Roxbury, a Boston neighborhood, by a single mom with four children, Michael Beach was an athlete who never expected to be an actor. After performing in a few plays at Noble and Greenough School, he auditioned for, got accepted to and later graduated from the prestigious Juilliard School Of Drama in NYC. For the past forty years, Beach has worked with many acclaimed actors, producers and directors on over 70 feature films and hundreds of hours of television. He continues to love his job and is grateful to still be doing it after all these years.


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  • WRITER: Erin McCluskey
  • WEBSITE & GRAPHICS: Chase Jennings
  • ASSISTANT: Elle Powell
  • SOCIAL OUTREACH: Alara Ceri

Ivan Shaw

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Born in Taiwan, raised in Upland, California, Ivan Shaw began acting while studying Math and Economics at UCLA. Shortly after graduating, he moved to New York for a contract role on All My Children. During that time, he worked in various Off Broadway productions before landing the primetime NBC series The Book of Daniel. Following the series, he began writing and directing while appearing in shows like Better Things, New Girl, Hulu’s Casual, and HBO’s Insecure. His film credits include Amazon’s Nocturne, Netflix’s Life Happens, and Get Him to the Greek. He went on to produce a feature film called The Time Being that would premiere at Toronto Film Festival. He can be currently seen on Fox’s The Cleaning Lady, AMC’s That Dirty Black Bag, and Apple TV’s Dear Edward, created by Jason Katims.


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  • WEBSITE & GRAPHICS: Chase Jennings
  • ASSISTANT: Elle Powell
  • SOCIAL OUTREACH: Alara Ceri

Amir Arison

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Amir Arison is best known for his work on nine seasons of the NBC/Sony/Netflix international hit series The Blacklist as fan favorite ‘Aram Mojtabai’. In 2022, Amir starred as the lead role ‘Amir’ in The Kite Runner on Broadway, for which he won the 2023 Theatre World Award for Outstanding Performance in a Broadway Debut.

Select TV credits include recurring & guest appearances on American Horror Story, Ramy, Billions, Law & Order: SVU, Bull, Homeland, Girls, as well as many others including HULU’s ‘The Dropout’. On film, he starred in the indie drama ‘20 Weeks’ and has been seen in Tom McCarthy’s ‘The Visitor’,  Nia Vardalos’ ‘I Hate Valentines Day’, Amy Heckerling’s ‘VAMPS’,  ‘Jane Wants a Boyfriend’, ‘Big Words’, among others.  Currently Amir has been starring in a satirical Butterfinger commercial campaign running for the past four years.

On stage, he’s performed in New York, around the country, and internationally with world premieres at New York Theatre Workshop, The Public Theatre, The Signature, MCC, LAByrinth, Waterwell, Yale Rep, La Jolla Playhouse, Huntington, The Shakespeare Theatre, the RSC & more.

Amir is the Emmy Award winning host of the NBC/Telemundo special “Clear The Shelters” helping 161,000 rescue pets nationwide get adopted. He recently sold, is executive producing, and hosting his own talk show ‘The Reel Ones with Amir Arison’ for Reach TV and Lightbeam TV. Amir is also the award winning director of ‘Fortress’ and Angelight Films’ ‘Tati’s Fashion Show’. He is currently between filming the Apple TV Limited Series “Sinking Spring” from Ridley Scott & Peter Craig.


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  • ASSISTANT: Elle Powell
  • SOCIAL OUTREACH: Alara Ceri

Jameela Jamil on That One Audition with Alyshia Ochse

Jameela Jamil

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In what might be one of our favorite audition stories in “That One Audition” history, actress Jameela Jamil takes us step by step through every honest and hilarious moment leading to her bookig the role of Tahani on NBC’s hit comedy “The Good Place.” From her first ever audition with renowned casting director Allison Jones, to improvising on the fly during her network test, Jameela says that when you live for the funny story, you ultimately can’t lose — no matter the outcome of the audition. Some of her additional credits include “Poker Face,” “Marry Me,” “She-Hulk Attorney at Law,” and “DC League of Super-Pets.” In today’s episode, Jameela shares techniques for staying present in an audition, lessons learned from her co-stars including Kristen Bell and Ted Danson, and the importance of finding reps who support you in the kinds of characters you want to play. Whether it be leading roles, villans, or comedic supporting characters, there truly are no small parts.

These are the unforgettable stories that landed Jameela Jamil right here.


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EPISODE CREDITS:
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  • WEBSITE & GRAPHICS: Chase Jennings
  • ASSISTANT: Elle Powell
  • SOCIAL OUTREACH: Alara Ceri

Asher Grodman

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Asher Grodman is an actor, director, writer and producer who has worked across all mediums. Asher can currently be seen starring as fan-favorite character Trevor on the critically acclaimed CBS comedy “Ghosts.” Season 3 is currently on CBS and has been renewed for season 4.

Grodman’s other recent television appearances include “Succession” (HBO), “Chicago Med” (NBC), “House of Cards” (Netflix), “Elementary” (CBS) and “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” (NBC). Grodman recently finished production on the film “Out of Order,” starring alongside Brooke Shields, Brandon Routh and Sam Huntington. Grodman is also the writer/director/producer of the award-winning short film “The Train” starring Academy Award Winner Eli Wallach. The Train was featured in over 25 festivals and won numerous honors including recognitions for Best Film at the Cleveland International Film Festival and the Sedona International Film Festival.

Asher has worked extensively in independent film and regional theater across the country including the title role of Amadeus at South Coast Rep. He holds a MFA in Acting from the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco and a BA in Film and English from Columbia University in New York. In addition to his work in front and behind the camera, Asher currently teaches acting for both theater and film at Hunter College as well as instructing inmates in acting at Rikers Island.


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  • WEBSITE & GRAPHICS: Chase Jennings
  • ASSISTANT: Elle Powell
  • SOCIAL OUTREACH: Alara Ceri

Nadine Crocker on That One Audition with Alyshia Ochse

Nadine Crocker

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Nadine Crocker is a director, writer, actress, and producer. Her latest film, “Desperation Road,” hit theaters in October 2023 starring Mel Gibson, Garrett Hedlund, Willa Fitzgerald, Ryan Hurst, and Woody McClain. Her award-winning feature film “Continue” will be released in theaters later this year. “Continue” is based on Crocker’s life and the film’s message is focused on suicide prevention with part of the film’s proceeds going to charity for Mental Health and Suicide Prevention. “Continue” has screened at several film festivals, the most recent being Mammoth Film Festival, where Crocker was nominated in every category and won “Best Director” and “Best Achievement In First Time Filmmaking.”

Crocker has created her nonprofit, Continue On, which she started to coincide with the film. The Continue On organization will continue to elevate mental health and suicide prevention stories on their way to their highest goal of creating a subsidy to pay for mental health services for underprivileged youth.

You also may have seen Nadine as Scorcher on CW’s “Supergirl” or as Juliet in “Rodeo & Juliet” on Netflix, or as Marcy in Eli Roth’s new remake of his original film “Cabin Fever.”


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  • WEBSITE & GRAPHICS: Chase Jennings
  • ASSISTANT: Elle Powell
  • SOCIAL OUTREACH: Alara Ceri

Billy Burke

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Billy Burke, born in Bellingham, Washington, initially pursued music before transitioning to acting. He gained recognition in independent films like “Daredreamer” and TV shows including “24”. His breakthrough came with “Dill Scallion”, leading to diverse roles in both film and television, notably “Charlie Swan” in the “Twilight” Saga. Burke’s versatile talent has garnered acclaim and a dedicated global fanbase.


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  • WEBSITE & GRAPHICS: Chase Jennings
  • ASSISTANT: Elle Powell
  • SOCIAL OUTREACH: Alara Ceri

Taylor Handley on That One Audition with Alyshia Ochse

Taylor Handley

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A veteran in the world of film and television, Taylor Handley has built an impressive acting career over the last 25 years. Some of Taylor’s big-screen credits include Curtis Hanson’s surfing chronicle CHASING MAVERICKS with Gerard Butler, Netflix mega-hit BIRD BOX with Sandra Bullock, New Line Cinema’s TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE: THE BEGINNING, Columbia’s BATTLE: LOS ANGELES, indie drama SKATELAND, which premiered in the Dramatic Competition at the Sundance Film Festival, and Handley’s film debut at age 13, JACK FROST, opposite Michael Keaton.
But it’s Handley’s current role as “Kyle McLusky” in Taylor Sheridan’s hit series MAYOR OF KINGSTOWN, where Handley stars alongside Jeremy Renner and Dianne Wiest, that is truly showing Handley’s range as an actor and artist. Handley has recently backed this up with his performance in the Netflix limited series GRISELDA.

In addition to his successful acting career, Taylor has honed his screenwriting skills, crafting powerful feature films and TV pilots that are currently in different stages of development. Handley recently finished his directorial debut, the thrilling short film “REVV”, which will premiere at the 2024 Beverly Hills Film Festival.


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EPISODE CREDITS:
  • WRITER: Erin McCluskey
  • WEBSITE & GRAPHICS: Chase Jennings
  • ASSISTANT: Elle Powell
  • SOCIAL OUTREACH: Alara Ceri

Jamie-Lynn Sigler

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Jamie-Lynn Sigler has been acting and singing since the age of 7. She got her start in New York regional theater, and has since starred in over two dozen theatrical productions including “Annie,” “The Wizard of Oz,” “The Sound of Music,” “The Wiz,” and “Gypsy.” In the summer of 2001, she starred in the touring production of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II’s “Cinderella,” playing the lead opposite Eartha Kitt. Jamie made her Broadway debut starring as Belle in Disney’s Broadway production of “Beauty and the Beast” from October of 2002 through February 2003.

Beyond her theatrical appearances, she starred as Meadow Soprano in the critically acclaimed HBO original series “The Sopranos.” For her work on the show, she received the 1999 and 2000 Hollywood Reporter Young Star Awards for Best Young Actress in a Dramatic Television Series and both 2001 and 2002 ALMA nominations. She also has a SAG Award for “The Sopranos” Best Ensemble Cast.

Jamie is co-hosting a podcast with Christina Applegate called MeSsy. On this podcast, Christina Applegate and Jamie-Lynn Sigler get vulnerable about the curveballs that life can send…theirs just happens to be MS. Join them each week as they self-reflect, learn, laugh, and grow through their own raw and often-times hilarious conversations with each other, friends, co-stars, and the people that keep them going through the messiness of life.


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  • ASSISTANT: Elle Powell
  • SOCIAL OUTREACH: Alara Ceri

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