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Blogtalk Hollywood

Blogtalk Hollywood

By MJ Racadio
It’s all About Hollywood. a Segment from Blogtalk with MJ Racadio.
About the host, MJ Racadio an award-winning Social Media Reporter of the Year 2016. EBC International Correspondent of Net 25. Miss Universe Blogger/Vlogger. a TOFA 100 Awardee in Media (The Outstanding Filipinos in America 2020).
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a Filipino-American trailblazer in Hollywood. Edwin A. Santos, an actor/producer.

Blogtalk Hollywood

a Filipino-American trailblazer in Hollywood. Edwin A. Santos, an actor/producer.

Blogtalk Hollywood

From Florida to Hollywood
An award-winning film maker turned actor. His latest project is Suitcase City Series and Cyclops Fan Film.
March 02, 2022
From Theater Actor to Screen Writer
An Award-Winning writer from Toronto, Canada. Over 80 credits under his name as Screenwriter on Television in Canada. Gemini Award-winning writer Robert Pincombe is the creator behind hit kid animation properties like Kid vs. Kat and Camp Lakebottom. Rob and his partner Shelley Hoffman have worked on tons of amazing shows for small fry such as Max and Ruby, Kate and Mim-Mim, Dot, and Babar. Years after dipping his toe in mini-comics with his own comic "Art Inaction" and contributing multiple stories for the Ty Templeton edited "Holmes Inc.", Rob thanks TO Comics for the chance to write and draw an unknown story from Toronto's comic book past with "Leave it to Leo". Yay, comics
February 16, 2022
Trailblazers in Hollywood
MJ Racadio, who recently had a virtual conversation with The Basco Brothers and Arianna Basco, Filipino-Americans who paved the way in Hollywood. Why Filipinos or Mainstream America need to see their new film, 'The Fabulous Filipino Brothers'. In addition, the importance of representation in Hollywood.
January 20, 2022
Hollywood Dealmaking
Happy New Year Blogtalkers! First-ever episode this year 2022 and Season 17 kick-off interview with Dina Appleton, Hollywood Entertainment Lawyer. Let's find out what goes behind-the-scenes of Hollywood Dealmaking. You may learn a lesson in this inspiring episode. 
January 12, 2022
When Break Dancer meets the Choreographer
A virtual conversation with Lyndon Apostol, who will be playing Rat King in the upcoming #nutcrackerballet on December 18-19 at Pacific Festival Ballet. #BlogtalkHollywood guest along with Kim Maselli (Artistic Director/Hollywood TV Choreographer).
December 18, 2021
John Ablaza
Join Blogtalk Hollywood in this exclusive episode with John  Ablaza, the PH’s First Eco-Couture Designer! ------------------------------------- Follow BLOGTALK HOLLYWOOD with MJ Racadio Facebook: YouTube:
October 18, 2021
Joey Galon
Join Blogtalk Hollywood in this exclusive episode with Joey Galon, a fashion designer and an event organizer. ------------------------------------- Follow BLOGTALK HOLLYWOOD with MJ Racadio Facebook: Youtube: wcL8Vw
October 11, 2021
Ian de Borja
Join Blogtalk Hollywood in this exclusive with Ian De Borja, Live Community Manager for IMDB and Host for the podcast "Rice for Breakfast: A Podcast about Asian Americans in Pop Culture". --------------- Follow BLOGTALK HOLLYWOOD with MJ Racadio! Facebook: YouTube:
September 27, 2021
Rasmin Diaz
Join Blogtalk Hollywood in this exclusive with Rasmin Diaz, Filipino-American recording artist from New York, USA ------ Follow BLOGTALK HOLLYWOOD with MJ Racadio! Facebook: YouTube:
September 21, 2021
Ronnie del Carmen
Join MJ Racadio and Julianne Richards in this exclusive with Ronnie del Carmen, co-director and story writer for the Academy Nominated animated film, Inside Out. -------- Follow BLOGTALK HOLLYWOOD with MJ Racadio! Facebook: YouTube:
September 19, 2021
Vallerie Castillo Archer
Join MJ Racadio in this exclusive with Vallerie Castillo Archer, the first filipina Executive Chef at Yamashiro Hollywood! Listen in as they talk about her inspiring story and what's next for her culinary career. ------------ Follow BLOGTALK HOLLYWOOD with MJ Racadio! Facebook: YouTube:
September 18, 2021
Kian Talan
Join MJ Racadio in this exclusive with Filipino-American actor Kian Talan (NCIS Hawai'i, Brainchild, Shadows) ----- Follow BLOGTALK HOLLYWOOD with MJ Racadio! Facebook: YouTube:
September 13, 2021
Ranella Ferrer
Join MJ Racadio in this exclusive with Ranella Ferrer, singer, reality star (Revenge Body with Khloe Kardashian), on-air host and influencer. ----- Follow BLOGTALK HOLLYWOOD with MJ Racadio! Facebook: YouTube:
September 12, 2021
Matt William Knowles
Join MJ Racadio in this exclusive with Matt William Knowles, Hollywood Actor and movie star from China ----- Follow BLOGTALK HOLLYWOOD with MJ Racadio! Facebook: YouTube:
September 06, 2021
Marc Anthony Nicolas
Join MJ Racadio in this exclusive with Marc Anthony Nicolas, 2-Time Emmy Winning Producer of The Talk and consulting producer of The Kelly Clarkson Show. ----- Follow BLOGTALK HOLLYWOOD with MJ Racadio! Facebook: YouTube:
September 05, 2021
EXCLUSIVE: Manny Pacquiao
MJ Racadio visits the training gym of world-class boxing champion and political figure Manny Pacquiao. Regarded as one of the greatest professional boxers of all time, Pacquiao gives an insiders perspective in this Blogtalk exclusive. --------------------- Follow BLOGTALK HOLLYWOOD: Facebook: YouTube:
August 16, 2021
Donita Rose
Join MJ Racadio in this exclusive with Donita Rose, Filipina-American actress, TV host, VJ for MTV Asia and corporate chef. ----- Follow BLOGTALK HOLLYWOOD with MJ Racadio! Facebook: YouTube:
August 12, 2021
Alan Z & Jason Chu
Listen in to this exclusive interview and find out more about the Face Value Project with entertainment industry triple threat Alan Z, and rapper-poet Jason Chu.  -------- Follow BLOGTALK HOLLYWOOD with MJ Racadio! Facebook: YouTube:
August 09, 2021
Reggie Lee
From battling aswangs to storming the seas as a pirate king, get to know the story behind this familiar face. Filipino-American Reggie Lee has been on some of the biggest sets on Hollywood and Prime Time TV; listen as he talks about his memorable experiences and new ventures, including Grimm, Pirates of the Caribbean and All Rise (CBS). Check out All Rise:
June 29, 2021
David Greenwalt
From the X-Files to Grimm. Getting-to-know David Greenwalt, veteran Hollywood TV Producer.
June 22, 2021
Fashion with a Cause
Hollywood Fashion Designer, Kenneth Barlis making a difference amidst the pandemic. How he managed in creating wardrobe for Janet Jackson?
June 15, 2021
From Writer to Director
Getting-to-know Keith Sutliff, an award-winning director, writer, producer, and actor. What he has been up to lately amidst the pandemic?
June 08, 2021
When Baby Daddy meets The Haves & Have Not.
Michael Galante’s experience before the pandemic. We discussed his role in The Haves & Have Not.
June 01, 2021
What's Going On Broadway?
Catching-up with Jhett Tolentino (3-time Tony & Grammy-winning producer). a virtual conversation about the latest on Broadway and upcoming projects. Breaking News! The Tony Awards has been announced for September 26th at 7 PM on CBS and Paramount+.
May 27, 2021
How He Snagged His First Hollywood Break?
Award-winning actor, Jon Jon Briones (Miss Saigon, Ratched) listen to his inspiring story. From Broadway to Hollywood.
May 18, 2021
Darren Criss
Catching up with Darren Criss on this episode of #BlogtalkHollywood. Talking about his fans and what could be next for the Emmy & Golden Globe winner. #BlogTalkHollywood #CutPrintPodcastNetwork
May 10, 2021
Manny the Movie Guy
Are you a movie buff? From Behind-the-Scenes to Limelight in Hollywood. Join us in our fun conversations with 5-Time Emmy Award Winner, Manny the Movie Guy. Co-hosted by Luis Pedron (IFFM Festival Director) Despite of his success, he remained grounded and recognized his Filipino roots.
April 30, 2021
Who Will Snag the Oscars?
The biggest night in Hollywood. Blogtalk Hollywood we're previously joined the 2021 Oscar Nominees including Steven Yeun, first-ever Asian-American to be nominated in Best Actor category of Minari. Award-winning director, Lee Isaac Chung. Academy Award-Winner Aaron Sorkin of the Trial of the Chicago 7. How Shaka King made an honest story of Fred Hampton of Judas and the Black Messiah. Chloe Zhao, director of Nomadland has made history as first Asian-American to be nominated as Best Director. #BlogtalkHollywood #CutPrintPodcastNetwork
April 24, 2021
It's All About the Oscars
It’s Oscars Week! Find out what it took to create the Borat Subsequent Moviefilm. Get to know the character of Mank with Amanda Seyfried. Plus award-winning actor of Judas and the Black Messiah, Daniel Kaluuya. Followed by Billboard News with Bruno Mars & Olivia Rodrigo. #BlogtalkHollywood | #CutPrintPodcastNetwork
April 22, 2021
Who’s Behind the Oscars on TV?
Have you ever wondered what it takes to be in the American film industry as a Filipino? Let’s find out how our special guest, Fil-Am Emmy Winner & Oscar Producer on TV, Augie Vargas, broke barriers to get to where he is now! After 7 years, Blogtalk is finally home in the Philippines. Premiere Episode in the Philippines through CutPrint Podcast Network #BlogTalkHollywood
April 19, 2021
The World’s Best meets Miss Glamour Look Australia-Tourism 2020
Celebrating Season 13 Finale of Blogtalk with MJ Racadio: Blogtalk Hollywood Segment. On the show, Del Mak, an award-winning Choreographer. Still busy dancing despite the pandemic. Plus Julianne Richards, her upcoming plans after winning Ms. Glamour Look Australia-Tourism 2020.
April 01, 2021
When Hollywood Photographer turned Director meets World’s Famous Tina Turner Impersonator.
Who is Luisa Marshall? Conversations about her experience as Internationally renowned Tina Turner Impersonator. Her lifelong dream becoming an actress since teenage years. Plus catching-up with Natalie Fiteni, Hollywood Photographer turned Director. Sharing her experience working with Disney.
March 29, 2021
Awards Season has Begun
Who is behind the success of Hollywood TV? We had a chance to interview Augie Max Vargas, an Emmy-Award winning producer. Credits include The Oscars, The Grammys, Emmys, Kid’s Choice Awards, and so on. Conversations about his humble beginning and success through hard work and talent. Have you seen H.E.R performance at the Super Bowl LV & Half-Time Show, the Weekend?
February 10, 2021
From The X-Files to Grimm
Getting-to-know David Greenwalt, a veteran Hollywood TV producer/director. Credits include The X-Files, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Grimm, and so on. New project in works along with Reggie Lee.
February 02, 2021
Manny the Movie Guy meets Hollywood Podcaster/Blogger
a fun conversation with Manny the Movie Guy (Emmy Award-Winner). Discussion about Lalaland and the new normal. Hosted by MJ Racadio (Hollywood Podcaster/Blogger) and co-hosted by Luis Pedron (Film Festival Director of International Film Festival Manhattan-#IFFMNYC2021). Sponsored by Social Dragon PR &
January 26, 2021
When Grimm meets All Rise
An exclusive interview with Reggie Lee, sharing his inspiring stories. From Theater to Hollywood. #BlogtalkHollywood
January 18, 2021
How to care about the Planet Earth? Miss Earth 2020, Lindsey Coffey
An exclusive interview with Miss Earth 2020, Lindsey Coffey. New Year. New Beginning. Her life long dream to care about the environment. Plus How to Recycle with Julianne Richards from Down Under. Extra, Entertainment News!
January 04, 2021
Who is Donita Rose? From Movie star to Celebrity Chef.
An exclusive interview with Donita Rose, a movie star from the Philippines. Sharing her experience acting alongside David Hasselhoff and being sought after Video Jockey (VJ) in MTV Asia. Plus her passion in cooking. Our Australian Correspondent DJ Pearl from Down Under delivering Entertainment News from Aussies’ A-Lister and Fil-Aussies Talent.
December 31, 2020
Its All About Yellow Rose
#BlogtalkHollywood: When Villain meets the Heart throb. An exclusive interview with #PrincessPunzalan, an award-winning actress of #YellowRoseFilm. We discussed how she snagged the role. Getting-to-know #LiamBooth, the new heart throb in tinseltown. Tune in! This Sunday 12.20 at 7PM on Spotify, Apple Podcast and other major platforms. #BlogtalkwithMJRacadio
December 21, 2020
Who is Fritz Friedman
#BlogtalkHollywood: Who is Fritz Friedman? Veteran Publicist of #SonyPictures for over 3 decades. Responsible for #MenInBlack and #Seinfield DVD Home Entertainment Publicity. Tune in! this Sunday December 13, at 7PM On Spotify, Apple Podcast and other major platforms. Watch! on #BlogtalkwithMJRacadio Facebook Page: @blogtalkwithmjracadio I #Hollywood
December 14, 2020
When Hollywood meets Down Under
#BlogtalkHollywood: When #Hollywood meets #DownUnder. An exclusive interview with #MichaelGalante (Award-Winning Actor). His acting credits include #BabyDaddy, #JanetheVirgin, #SwitchedatBirth, and The Haves and the Have Nots. Plus our Australian Correspondent #DJPearl from Sydney. Introducing #JulianneRichards (Actress/Dancer), her passion for helping the less fortunate. Listen to Blogtalk Hollywood on Apple Podcast, Spotify and other major platforms.
December 06, 2020
From Broadway to Hollywood
Getting-to-know Jon Jon Briones, the star of Netflix’s Ratched. His humble beginnings from Broadway to Hollywood.
November 29, 2020
When Golden Globe meets Yellow Rose
New Episode of Blogtalk Hollywood. What is going on in the Film Industry? New Films to watch-out. One-on-one interview with Hollywood Power-Couple, Ruben & Janet Nepales of Hollywood Foreign Press Association. Getting-to-know Diane Paragas, an award-winning Director of Yellow Rose. An historical film about Filipino-Americans.
November 22, 2020
When The Black Eyed Peas meets Fashionista.
An exclusive interview with JRey Soul, a new member of the Black Eyed Peas. Back to memory lane as Jessica Reynoso. Catching-up with Nikka, a fashionista/host from Sacramento, California. Entertainment news about Cannes Film Festival, Tonys and Daytime Emmy. World Premiere of Mamacita, spankin new music from BEP.
April 12, 2020
When Philippines' First Eco-Couture Designer meets Hollywood Designer
John Ablaza has been in the fashion industry for over 30 years. We discussed his upcoming Fashion Show in Calgary, Ontario in Canada. Puey Quinones, a hardworking fashion designer growing clientele from Manila to Hollywood. Catching-up with him during the successful launching of Coco Melody Manila. Blogtalk Music, the latest news from Selena Gomez and JRey Soul of Black Eyed Peas spotted in Manila. The Queen of Freestyle, Jocelyn Enriquez is definitely back. Music Highlights: ‘React’ by The Pussycatdolls; ‘Ritmo’ by The Black Eyed Peas.
March 01, 2020
When Broadway meets Ang Probinsyano (The Brothers)
Bobby Martino, paving the way for Filipino actors in West-End, Broadway and Manila. We discussed his life as an actor for 30 years. Philippines' New Drama Prince, Dene Gomez. He embodied iconic roles include Dr. Jose Rizal and National Artist for Film, Gerardo De Leon. Plus his role in Ang Probinsyano, his experience on the set and acting alongside Coco Martin.
February 02, 2020
a Filipino-American trailblazer in Hollywood. Edwin A. Santos, an actor/producer.
Paving the way to many Filipino-American actors and writers. How he managed to do the Panel yearly in Hollywood.
January 22, 2020
The Renaissance of Jaja Bolivar, (Actress/Host/Commercial Model).
Catching-up with Jaja, how she managed to stay in the show business and her experience working with Pharrell Williams. In addition, leaving Filipino Television in the height of her career.
January 13, 2020
Post 77th Golden Globe Awards Episode. Season 12 Kick-off of Blogtalk with MJ Racadio.
Interviewed Janet Nepales, one of the executive producers of the Golden Globe Awards 2020 and treasurer of the Hollywood Foreign Press. We discussed the historical moments. Big winners including #1917Movie, #OnceUponaTimeinHollywood, #Parasitethemovie.
January 08, 2020
Marvel’s Helstrom on Hulu
Marvel’s New Series Helstrom on a Hulu. An exclusive interview with Alain Uy (The Passage). Talking about the process of making the Hollywood series. Being proud as Filipino and love for cooking.
December 20, 2019
Season 11 kick-off episode of Blogtalk with MJ Racadio, Verdict, Philippine Oscar Entry 2020
Getting-to-know the internationally acclaimed director Richard Ribay Gutierrez plus Rene Durian who plays the judge. Big thanks to Conrad Manila especially to Ms. Zeny Iglesias.
October 16, 2019
When Hollywood meets the Globe Traveler
Catching-up with Ruben V. Nepales, a former Chairman of Hollywood Foreign Press Association and current board member. He talked about the latest films in Hollywood (Dumbo, Game of Thrones) and experienced being a jet-setter. Plus Lui Villaruz, a filmmaker from Manila, Philippines. He shared passion in traveling the globe and his upcoming travel show.
April 05, 2019
The World's Best Judges on CBS
Hollywood's hottest stunt woman, Petra Sprecher. Philippines' music icon, Pops Fernandez. Talked about their experience with American judges and James Corden (Host).
February 12, 2019
When American Idol meets Iconic Host
Season 10 Kick-off Episode of Blogtalk with MJ Racadio. Catching-up with Jessica Sanchez, life after American Idol. Iconic host, John Nite and Celebrity Beauty Expert, Miss O.
January 30, 2019
When Hollywood meets Miss Universe
Up close and personal with Miss Universe 2018, Catriona Gray. One-on one interviews with Steve Harvey, Ashley Graham and Dr. Tess (America's Favorite Dermatologist).
January 03, 2019
Janet Nepales, Executive Secretary of Hollywood Foreign Press Association
An exclusive interview with Janet Nepales (Hollywood Journalist/Executive Secretary of HFPA/Executive Producer of 75th Golden Globe Awards). Ted Benito, Executive Director of App De Ap Foundation. Keith Carlos, first male winner of America's Next Top Model during Metropolitan Fashion Week in Hollywood. Emmanuel Ornedo, director, winner of Best Film (It's Not a Date), recently concluded EVM Awards 2018 International Microsoft Theater.
November 03, 2018
Catching-up with Tyler Henry and Jhett Tolentino
MJ Racadio, #TheBlogger recently on the red carpet during Metropolitan Fashion Week in Hollywood. Catching-up with Tyler Henry of Hollywood Medium. Exclusive interview with Jhett Tolentino, 3rd-time Tony/Grammy Winning Producer. Also interviewed Eduardo Khawam, CEO/President of #MetroFW. #BlogtalkHollywood
October 20, 2018
Exclusive interview with Fritz Friedman (Hollywood's A-lists Publicist)
Blogtalk Hollywood hosted by MJ Racadio. He talked about the latest Hollywood Movie, a Star is Born, starring Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper. Darren Criss, winning his first Emmy. The success of "Crazy Rich Asians" . Metropolitan Fashion Week in Los Angeles, California. An exclusive Interview with Fritz Friedman, veteran publicist of Sony Pictures.
September 26, 2018
#BlogtalkHollywood [04.12.18]
#BestofBlogtalk for #BlogtalkwithMJRacadio Season 8 Finale. Latest #Hollywood News: From #CharlizeTheron to #DanielRadcliff. Broadway News: Lea Salonga got a surprise guest. Music News: From #LadyGaga to #MariahCarey. #TheBlogger
April 12, 2018