Kieran ‘English Kieran’ Kaye

Kieran KayeOur beloved English Kieran is leaving us for the verdant pastures of his homeland and we are dedicating this entire final episode of our season to giving him a proper send off. Prodigal son Matty Blake returns to join Dan as host and manages to not make a single Benedict Arnold joke! Tune in for multiple special guests, highlights from Grinds past, heartfelt goodbyes, and other surprises.  We love you Kieran and miss you already.  Long live the queen!

Katharine Heller

Katharine Heller

Katharine Heller is our guest this week…and this time…it’s personal.  This multi-talented artist opens up about her personal life and how she brought that to her art.  This is an area The Grind has wanted to delve into deeper: using your life experiences in your creative endeavors.  Katharine is an open, funny, super smart talent who we loved having on the Grind.  Also, don’t miss the boys pitch to the BBC, a huge American action guest star on Downton Abbey. Plus, Kieran FREAKISHLY predicts the Superbowl perfectly, recorded before the game!

Season 2: Episode 6 – Hugh Klitzke

Hugh Klitzke

This is a first for the podcast: a guest who is not an actor. Hugh Klitzke is the voice casting director for a leading bi-coastal talent agency where he records and directs voice over auditions. In fact, he estimates he’s heard over 85,000 auditions and counting.  Who better to talk to about the art of voice acting?  Hugh is an award winning composer and lyricist, producer and collaborator with Ingrid Breyer on the musical The Precautionary Principle. He teaches voice over classes through onmicvo.com.  This episode is key for Voice Over actors & those who hope to be. Plus we make a HUGE announcement and get all DOWTON ABBEY on your ass. Featuring music from Coburg’s Widow also.