10/11/17, Mike Dowler and Co-Host actress Conner Dwelly welcomed Scottish born actress Gemma Forbes to Conversations S2.E7. A native of the Scottish Highlands, Gemma knew early on that she wanted to be an actress. Before coming to New York, she studied and worked in London. Gemma Forbes has appeared in a number of film shorts and features including 'Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life' and most recent,'The Truth About Lies' which comes out October 27, 2017.
Tony Cavalero stars as ‘Dewey Finn’ in Nickelodeon’s Emmy-nominated “School of Rock”. Credits include recurring roles in the CW’s “Hart of Dixie” and the Warner-Bros produced web series “Aim High” as well as appearances on ABC’s “Modern Family”, CBS’ “Two Broke Girls” and many more. Tony is also a member of ‘The Groundlings Improve Theatre & School’.
He will next star in “An American in Texas”, which he also produced. The film is set to premiere at the Austin Film Festival.
Actress and soccer phenom Sixx Orange joined Mike Dowler and Co-Host actress Conner Dwelly for S2-E5 of Conversations. A native of Maryland, she came to Los Angeles at 12 to test the waters of Hollywood and continued to play competitive soccer. Soon after her arrival, Sixx auditioned for and landed the role of 'Devin Burke' on the Amazon series The Kicks. She has also been seen on CBS"s Code Black, Zall Good and will soon be on ABC's Speechless. Sixx Orange played competitve soccer for 11 years.We talked about the sport and her love for it as well as her future plans. Sixx is a rising star with a very bright future.
Laci Kay recently joined Mike Dowler and co-host Tara-Nicole Azarian for Conversations S2-E4. Born in Tyler, Texas, Laci's career began at 7 when she played young Christina Aguilera in her music video Hurt. She has since appeared in over 40 movies and TV productions. She can be seen in a national commercial for Wendy’s. Laci has multiple nominations and wins for both film and music and continues to perform at many venues in the LA and Las Vegas areas - recently performing at the Cashman Center and at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas.
Singer/Actress Aliyah Moulden joined Mike Dowler and co-host Ken Stacey – front-man for the band Ambrosia. Aliyah finished in the Top 3 on season 12 of ‘The Voice’ and credits Blake Shelton for giving her an incredible advantage as a performer. We talked about her love of music and acting and other life experience. Aliyah has had the opportunity to work with many acclaimed singers, songwriters and actors including dancing in Pharrell’s ‘Happy’ video. She can be seen in the upcoming movie ‘Anastasia’ and is continuing to write music and performs everywhere.
On 8/9/17, actress Freya Tingley joined Mike Dowler and guest co-host, actress Casey Burke on Conversations. Freya came to Hollywood from her hometown of Perth, Australia a few years ago ha's stayed busy with tv and movie roles. We chatted about her new film No Way to Live and her work on Once Upon a Time, Hemlock Grove and Jersey Boys. When Freya is not in front of the camera she is behind an artists easel painting portraits of pets.
On 7/26/17, writer/producer Rockne O'Bannon joined Mike Dowler and co-host actor Mateus Ward to chat about his success with Farscape, Revolution, Cult, Defiance and V. O'Bannon's. sold his first screenpay to Amazing Stories (NBC) and went on to write for CBS' The Twilight Zone. Rockne also created Alien Nation and the spinoff TV show and he continues to write and produce today.