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The Hollywood Experience

Actor, Producer and Director Adrian Paul who has over 200 hours of television and more than 35 film credits to his name talks with actors, Comic Books Creators, Martial Arts Masters, Showrunners, Stunt Professionals, and many others, who have helped shape some of the most famous action films and TV shows in pop culture history.

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Hollywood Experience #26: KEVIN SORBO!!

That's right, we had a chat with the man, the myth, the legend...Kevin Sorbo. This episode, much like our guest, is sure to be a fan favorite.  Enjoy as two beloved action stars discuss career, craft, and all things in between. 

1hr 2mins

21 May 2021

Rank #1

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Hollywood Experience #25: Michael McIntyre of RAPID REELZ and RAMPANT MOTION PICTURES

Get ready for an ACTION PACKED podcast episode as Adrian chats with Michael McIntyre of Rapid Reelz and Rampant Motion Pictures. Bio below:Michael McIntyre is a film producer and CEO of Rapid Reelz, LA's premier content creation and demo reel company for actors. With over fifteen years in the film industry, Michael and the team at Rapid Reelz work to put the power in the performer's hands by creating the tools they need to succeed. A lifelong martial artist, Michael holds a black belt in Matsubayashi Shorin-Ryu, Okinawan Kobudo, has trained in Muay Thai, Aikido, Kyushu Jitsu, and Capoeira. Recently, Michael has taken to competing in HEMA (Historical European Martial Arts) in both the Longsword and Rapier. His dedication to the martial arts has worked in tandem with his filmmaking, endeavoring to bring high quality, impactful action to projects of all sizes, both through Rapid Reelz and his independent production label, Rampant Motion Pictures.

1hr 2mins

15 May 2021

Rank #2

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Hollywood Experience #24: Mike Chat

Mike Chaturantabut, aka Mike Chat, former Blue Ranger and founder of XMA, represents a new wave of Kung Fu. This includes over 35 years of experience, combining 6th degree black belts in Okinawan Shorei-Ryu and Tae Kwon Do, Chinese Wushu, and acrobatics. Sound like a mouthful? Wait till you hear it!

1hr 2mins

29 Apr 2021

Rank #3

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Hollywood Experience #24: John Kreng

This week's guest is a multi multi MULTI hyphenate talent in the action industry! John Kreng is a Stunt Coordinator, Fight Choreographer, Stand Up Comedian, Author, Actor, Video Game Designer/Producer, and Stuntman. Pull up an imaginary chair and enjoy the chat as he and Adrian discuss his supremely successful career.

1hr 2mins

19 Mar 2021

Rank #4

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The Hollywood Experience #22: Vanessa Vander Pluym

Vanessa Vander Pluym is an all-around performer. She is a veteran actor of comedy, drama and action roles. Vanessa has performed motion capture for numerous video game characters and has appeared in an array of television hit shows and feature films including: NCIS: Los Angeles, Southland, Castle, Criminal Minds, How I Met Your Mother, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides and Piranha 3D.Beyond acting, Vander Pluym is an expert in martial arts and has a black belt in Tae kwon do to show for it. Vanessa's athleticism is also evident in her abilities as a circus performer, performing stilt walking, contortionist, and aerial acts, as well as in her current sport of roller derby.Needless to say, this is a podcast guest you won't want to miss! 

1hr 4mins

25 Feb 2021

Rank #5

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The Hollywood Experience #20: Tomas Sanchez

In this episode, Adrain sits down with Cuban painter Tomas Sanchez, best known for his detailed and idealized nature scenes. You can find his work at http://www.artnet.com/artists/tom%C3%A1s-s%C3%A1nchez/Enjoy! 

1hr 3mins

17 Feb 2021

Rank #6

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The Hollywood Experience #21, F Braun McCash

It's Tuesday, and you know what that means...Podcast time!  And oh yes, this one is a Highlander Reunion episode with F Braun McCash. What will these sword masters talk about? Stay tuned to find out! 

1hr 3mins

4 Feb 2021

Rank #7

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The Hollywood Experience #20: ETHAN DETTENMAIER

Join us as we sit down and have a chat with writer, martial artist, and creator of Combat Radio, Ethan Dettenmaier!

1hr 2mins

28 Jan 2021

Rank #8

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The Hollywood Experience #19: Billy Smith

Buckle up, listeners, cause this is going to be a good one! Martial Artist, Stunt Performer and Fight Choreographer Billy Smith has a pretty impressive resume (Lincoln, Angie Tribeca, The Last Ship) and an even more kickass personality. Enjoy as he and Adrian discuss the ins and outs of filming action. Wanna catch more of Billy? Be sure to check out his brand new series, Sangre Negre, now premiering on TUBI. 

1hr 2mins

15 Jan 2021

Rank #9

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The Hollywood Experience #18: Michael Lang Pt 2

If you were a fan of Michael's podcast episode last week, you're in luck! We've got a two parter to kick off 2021. Sit back and take a listen as Adrian and Michael talk shop and swords.  

1hr 1min

6 Jan 2021

Rank #10