Andy Fickman, Director and Producer

My guest on this Hometown to Hollywood podcast episode is director and producer Andy Fickman. Andy has directed many film, TV and theatre projects, but he is best known for his work directing She’s the Man, You Again, Race to Witch Mountain, Parental Guidance, The...

Claire Hosterman, Hollywood Singing Coach

My guest on this episode of the Hometown to Hollywood is Los Angeles-based Singing Coach Claire Hosterman.     Claire has studied vocal technique for over a dozen years, in Seattle, New York, Paris, and Los Angeles. She teaches via Skype and in her studio in Burbank,...

Marcie Smolin, The Actors Circle

Today my guest on the Hometown to Hollywood podcast is Marcie Smolin, acting coach and co-founder of The Actors Circle.     The Actors Circle is one of the top acting studios for film and television studies. They provide film and television workshops for actors of all...

Laura Marano, Actress

Today my guest on Hometown to Hollywood is actress Laura Marano. Among her many TV and film credits, Laura Marano is best known for her roles in Austin and Ally, Lady Bird, and Bad Hair Day; her upcoming movies include War with Grandpa, with Robert DeNiro, The...