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DB Sweeney

Going Long with Bruce Murray

On this episode of Going Long, Bruce Murray talks to actor, and longtime friend, DB Sweeney. He's made a career out of playing athletes on the screen, but did you know he's also a great athlete in his own right?

47mins

11 Feb 2021

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077 - DB Sweeney :: Staying In Your Lane

The Rich Redmond Show

Daniel Bernard Sweeney was born on November 14, 1961 in Shoreham, Long Island, New York. He got his start in the New York theatre with appearances in dozens of productions including a run on Broadway in "The Caine Mutiny Court Martial".  ****Listen to this episode and subscribe! www.richredmond.com/listen The Rich Redmond Show is sponsored by The School of Rock Nashville and Franklin! https://locations.schoolofrock.com/nashville https://locations.schoolofrock.com/franklin   D.B. was selected by Francis Ford Coppola to star in the Vietnam era drama Gardens of Stone (1987). This began a string of performances including Shoeless Joe Jackson in Eight Men Out (1988), Dish Boggett in Lonesome Dove (1989), Travis Walton in Fire in the Sky (1993), and as Doug Dorsey the hockey player turned figure skater in the classic romantic comedy The Cutting Edge (1992). His television work includes Strange Luck (1995), C-16: FBI (1997) and Harsh Realm (1999) with appearances in Jericho (2006), Crash (2008), The Event (2010), and the Emmy-winning Miss Rose White (1992). He recently migrated to the other side of the camera to produce, direct and co-write the cult film Two Tickets to Paradise (2006) which won over a dozen awards at major film festivals. DB has recently appeared in a short film, ‘Two Dum Micks,’ starring Sean Astin and D.B. winner of 50+ film festival awards and most recently honored at the Deep Focus Film Fest.  Check out this story of a pair of unlucky guys who meet in jail and immediately hatch a scheme that involves the Food Network, DUI Attorneys and the duck-delight, Fois Gras. The plan’s flaws are quickly and disastrously exposed.  Watch it at https://www.dbsweeney.com/ A few things that came up: -Getting rid of a New York accent -Putting on his own play early in his career as an NYU student -Getting "off book" -Memorizing lines and DB's technique -Staying in your lane as an actor -Sitcoms are the sweet spot -Marvel acting techniques -"Mountain Men" voiceover for 10 years -Working with DeNiro on "Heist" -Being "licensed" to drive a bus for a scene  -Future of Hollywood and movie distribution Follow D.B. Sweeney: www.dbsweeney.com @realdbsweeney _____ The Rich Redmond Show is about all things music, motivation and success. Candid conversations with musicians, actors, comedians, authors and thought leaders about their lives and the stories that shaped them. Rich Redmond is the longtime drummer with Jason Aldean and many other veteran musicians and artists. Rich is also an actor, speaker, author, producer and educator. Rich has been heard on thousands of songs, over 25 of which have been #1 hits! Rich can also be seen in several films and TV shows and has also written an Amazon Best-Selling book, "CRASH! Course for Success: 5 Ways to Supercharge Your Personal and Professional Life" currently available at: https://www.amazon.com/CRASH-Course-Success-Supercharge-Professional/dp/B07YTCG5DS/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=crash+redmond&qid=1576602865&sr=8-1 One Book: Three Ways to consume....Physical (delivered to your front door, Digital (download to your kindle, ipad or e-reader), or Audio (read to you by me on your device...on the go)! Follow Rich: @richredmond www.richredmond.com Jim McCarthy is the quintessential Blue Collar Voice Guy. Honing his craft since 1996 with radio stations in Illinois, South Carolina, Connecticut, New York, Las Vegas and Nashville, Jim has voiced well over 10,000 pieces since and garnered an ear for audio production which he now uses for various podcasts, commercials and promos. Jim is also an accomplished video producer, content creator, writer and overall entrepreneur. Follow Jim:  @jimmccarthy www.jimmccarthyvoiceovers.com

58mins

12 Oct 2020

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Actor DB Sweeney | The Changing Seasons of Hollywood

The Open Mic Podcast with Brett Allan

Today's guest is a Hollywood icon, DB Sweeney. From working with Francis Ford Coppola at a very young age. to being one of the go to A- List actors, he has remained ever successful and relevant for over three decades.In this interview we discuss his new short, "Two Dumm Micks" now streaming on YouTube and Facebook, his creative process, how he chooses his roles, and what it takes to keep honing your craft and "owning" the room, roles he wished he had gotten, and how he has learned from all his successes and failures. He gets candid about some of his most "famous" roles, his approach to making acting choices, and roles he was passed over for. DB has over 130 credits to his name, from "The Cutting Edge", "Memphis Belle", "Eight Men Out" and countless others. His new short can be viewed here!https://www.facebook.com/realdbsweeneywww.dbsweeny.comLearn more about Brett and the show here!www.theopenmicpodcast.show

24mins

10 Apr 2020

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HiT Episode 31 DB Sweeney

The Hollywood in Toto Podcast

HiT explores the fallout from an indie band's unceremonious firing, recommends one of Owen Wilson's least appreciated films and talks with D.B. Sweeney about his early days in showbiz and palling around with Spike Lee.

28mins

30 Jun 2017

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HiT Episode 31 DB Sweeney

The Hollywood in Toto Podcast

HiT explores the fallout from an indie band's unceremonious firing, recommends one of Owen Wilson's least appreciated films and talks with D.B. Sweeney about his early days in showbiz and palling around with Spike Lee.

28mins

30 Jun 2017

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DB Sweeney, Actor – The Film Scene

The Film Scene with Illeana Douglas

TODAY: DB Sweeney, American actor with a career beginning in the 1980's. Sweeney's earliest role was Mike in a made-for-television film called Out of the Darkness, but his breakout came when he starred in Francis Ford Coppola's 1987 drama Gardens of Stone. Since then, Sweeney has starred or had supporting roles in handfuls of movies and television shows. His most famous roles since 1987 include Special Agent Dennis Grassi in C-16, Michael Whitman in Life as We Know It, and most recently as Mr. Keene in the HBO series Sharp Objects Popcorn Talk Network, the online broadcast network that features movie discussion, news, interviews and commentary proudly presents “The Film Scene w/ Illeana Douglas”, a weekly, freewheeling discussion show where industry veteran Illeana Douglas interviews Hollywood's most important voices in TV and Film, discussing some of Cinema's most important films, scenes, and shots. Produced by Ryan Nilsen and co-hosted by Jeff Graham, this show is essential listening for serious and casual fans of film! Stay Up To Date: http://illeanaspodcast.com/illeana-douglas-episodes/ Listen on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/i-blame-dennis-hopper-starring-illeana-douglas/id1169112310?mt=2 Visit our website: https://popcorntalknetwork.com Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/thepopcorntalk Love TV? Check out http://site.afterbuzztv.com Love Books? Check out http://bookcircleonline.com Support our friends at http://blackhollywoodlive.com Shopping on Amazon? Click through our Amazon affiliate program at http://www.amazon.com//ref=as_sl_pd_t...

1hr 16mins

7 Mar 2017