What do graphic novels, the Boondocks and the LA Lakers have in common? Winning Time’s Writer and Executive Producer Rodney Barnes, of course! Rodney joins Brian to talk about how he slid his way into his first Writers’ Room, the way comic books prepared him for the world, and what it’s like to write about a living history.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
When God gives you a gift you run with it like the wind and Rodney Barnes has truly tapped the sun when we talk about creative writing and producing. He writes funny, serious, fantasy, and comics for all ages. He is a super giver, a dad and entrepreneur, funny as heck, super connected and one of the kindest humans. His class, kindness and never quit attitude are admirable. He is sharp, a game-changer in the screenwriters world and the true meaning of a conqueror and friend. Rodney is an American screenwriter and producer. He has written and produced the Boondocks, My Wife and Kids, Everybody Hates Chris, Those Who Can, Marvel’s Runways, American Gods, Wu-Tang and American Saga and is currently an executive producer and writer on HBO’s Untitled Los Angels Lakers Drama. Rodney has earned top honors for his work from Peabody Awards, American Film Institute, Writers Guild of America, BET Comedy Awards and NAACP Image Awards.What You Will Hear:Rodney’s journey in to writing.Pivotal Aha moments in Rodney’s life.Rodney’s why in life.Creating different revenue streams.Thinking from your heart, manifesting things in your life and self awareness.Being honest with yourself. Learning patience through learning about credit.Credit and behavioral patterns.The gift of financial literacy and credit literacy.Quotes:“Writing from my heart instead of my head there’s a level of satisfaction that comes from my work.”“I learned early on that if I have a number of things going on at one time, if one falls off I always have something keeping me moving forward.”“Humility is the bridge to being a better person.”“If your want doesn’t line up with your aptitude, that can bring a lot of heartache.”“Your credit is an investment tool to build wealth.”Mentioned:Angelas@conquercredit.comDamon WayansDevon Franklin
Continue Watching: Winning Time Ep. 6 Recap with Executive Producer Rodney Barnes
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On a very special episode of Continue Watching, we talk to Rodney Barnes, who is an executive producer, writer, and scene-stealer in Winning Time. Tune in to hear his thoughts on the cast, the future of the series, and how he and Adrien Brody almost threw hands for a scene!
Rodney Barnes, Executive Producer & Writer for the HBO Max series “Winning Time - The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty"
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PODCAST - Rodney Barnes, Executive Producer & Writer for the HBO Max series “Winning Time - The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty” joins us on this week’s episode of Sports Business Radio. Barnes offers an insightful look behind the scenes into the show from creation to casting to writing. Brian Berger and Bryan Griggs also discuss this week’s Sports Business Radio headlines including two stacked men’s and women’s basketball Final Four’s in New Orleans and Minneapolis, funding approval for a new stadium for the Buffalo Bills and Kevin Burkhardt’s promotion at Fox Sports to replace Joe Buck as the network’s lead NFL play-by-play announcer.Listen to the award-winning Sports Business Radio podcast on iTunes, Spotify, Amazon Music or at www.sportsbusinessradio.com.Follow Sports Business Radio on Twitter @SBRadio and on Instagram @SportsBusinessRadio.This week’s edition of Sports Business Radio is presented by @UnderdogFantasy. Underdog Fantasy is the Official Gaming Partner of Sports Business Radio and the fastest growing fantasy app ever released with investors that include Mark Cuban, Kevin Durant, Adam Schefter and Jared Goff. The Underdog Fantasy app is available at Underdogfantasy.com, on iOS, and on Android. We’ve got a SPECIAL OFFER FOR SPORTS BUSINESS RADIO LISTENERS: New users get up to $100 matched on their first deposit when they use the code SBR. So download the app at underdogfantasy.com and then enter the promo code SBR to get up to $100 to play with. Sports Business Radio is also brought you by @Rhone. Rhone makes the absolute highest quality, best fitting and most comfortable performance driven clothing for men. Rhone is offering a 15% discount to Sports Business Radio listeners when you enter the promo code SBR15 at checkout. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Larry weighs in on the Ketanji Brown Jackson confirmation hearing. He is then joined by Rodney Barnes to discuss his new HBO show 'Winning Time' about the rise of the '80s Los Angeles Lakers dynasty. They talk about how the production came together(14:14), give a brief history of the ABA and NBA leading up to the events in the series,(20:20) and examine the show's impeccable casting.(27:27) Rodney then details his inspirational journey from being a "hired gun" living in his car to being one of the more accomplished Black creatives working in film and TV.(39:00) They wrap things up by sharing insight into what it takes to find happiness as a working writer(45:58) and Rodney looks forward to some of the future projects he's excited about.(57:36)Host: Larry WilmoreGuest: Rodney BarnesProducer: Kaya McMullenProduction Assistant: Chris Sutton Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
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THIS WEEK ON The PAPERBACKS AND SOUNDTRACKS PODCAST!! Hahaa!! The Ciabatta Boyz are back baby!! And they brought a special guest with them making his second appearance on the show, THE GREAT RODNEY BARNES!!! The fellas had a great time kickin it with Mr. Barnes, picking his brain about all things Comics and Film. They even got a few exclusive stories for ya. So without further ado, hit that play button and enjoy the ride! Peace!! SHOW PRODUCED AND EDITED BY- AMIR W. HOSTED BY- THE CIABATTA BOYZ https://linktr.ee/PaperbacksandSoundtracks MUSIC PRODUCED BY-FOGMOB MUSIC https://instagram.com/fogmobmusic?utm_medium=copy_link SPONSORED BY- Winston’s Wham https://instagram.com/winstonswham?utm_medium=copy_link Rodney Barnes links https://www.instagram.com/therodneybarnes/ https://rodneybarnes.substack.com https://zombielovestudios.com
Rodney was kind enough to join Dan to talk all about the first 2 arcs of Killadelphia. They spoke about some of the things that made it feel authentically Philly, horror, and discuss the future of the Killadelphia universe. Check it out and then make sure to pick up the trades!
This week on the podcast we have the returning Rodney Barnes back on. We discuss writing during the pandemic, where does he get his creativity from and much more.Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheRodneyBarnesIf you want to support the Podcast check out the Patreon: www.patreon.com/TheDelvinCoxExper…?fan_landing=trueAlso Special shoutout to Erica Marie, Tony Aaron II, Ben Goodwin, Sandi Magee, Almighty Ray, Michael LaCombe, Cynnara Tregarth, Shirley Walker, Devin Tyus andKelvin J CoxLast but not least make sure you check out our Sponsor this month Mike Fowler's Podcast ITunes: https://t.co/sWvYFOGJBt?amp=1Twitter: https://twitter.com/MikeFowler93Twitch: https://t.co/MZTKvxEeq5?amp=1--- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thedelvincoxexperience/support