Pretty Big Deal with Ashley Graham

Pretty Big Deal with Ashley Graham

By Ashley Graham
Join supermodel, style icon and barrier-breaking body activist Ashley Graham as she sits down with some of her brilliant, inspiring and honest friends about what makes them a Pretty Big Deal. Absolutely nothing is off limits, so get ready.
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Casey Neistat
Ashley Graham sits down with Casey Neistat! Casey is a filmmaker and boundary-breaking creator. After landing a show on HBO, Casey left traditional formats behind and took his talents to the internet – before that was the thing to do. His incredible videos made waves well before the birth of YouTube, and cemented the concept ‘going viral’ once the platform exploded. He’s a world class trailblazer and business owner that’s inspired a generation to do the impossible. HOST Ashley Graham GUEST Casey Neistat EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Ashley Graham Penni Thow Scooter Braun EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Michael D. Ratner Scott Ratner Miranda Sherman CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Kelsey McWilliams Ava Coleman Kfir Goldberg Elias Tanner DIRECTED BY Heidi Burkey WRITER Ava Coleman LINE PRODUCER Ben Shafer ASSOCIATE PRODUCER Ilyssa Walker RESEARCHER Joyce Wu DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY Kenneth Merrill PRODUCTION DESIGNER Francesca Maldonado 1ST ASSISTANT DIRECTOR Coleen Chan EDITORS Shandor Garrison S-R Meredith MAIN TITLE THEME BY Johannes Raassina Lefteris Ioannou POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR Ben Shafer COLORIST Shandor Garrison S-R Meredith SOUND MIXER Icemen Audio TITLE THEME PRODUCER Johannes Raassina CAMERA OPERATORS Bruce Ando Charles France ASSISTANT CAMERA Duy Nguyen BEHIND THE SCENES CAMERA Daniel Punshon-Smith Marshaun White GAFFER Tony Nall KEY GRIP Otto Gaiser MAKEUP Melissa Hernandez HAIR STYLIST Justine Marjan GUEST HAIR & MAKEUP Sierra Barton PRODUCTION SOUND Kara Johnson DATA MANAGEMENT Brian Tang ON SET DRESSER Andrew Johnson PROPS Libby Hanley PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS Susie Bijan Naomi Montes ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION SUPPORT Jennifer Spottz PRODUCED BY Pretty Big Deal Productions OBB Picture & OBB Sound SPECIAL THANKS Mina White IMG Models
41:54
April 21, 2020
Amanda Nguyen
Ashley Graham sits down with a real life superhero, Amanda Nguyen! Amanda is the CEO of civil rights start up Rise —an organization she started after becoming a sexual assault survivor during her senior year of college. At the age of 28, Amanda has already written and passed more 30 laws for 80 million people. She’s also worked at NASA, the White House, and been nominated for the NOBEL PEACE PRIZE. Throughout her impressive activism, Amanda has never lost sight of her goal to travel to space — and with her track record, we know it’s only a matter of time before lift off. Vitruvi is offering 20% off your purchase at: vitruvi.com/prettybigdeal using code "PBD" HOST: Ashley Graham GUEST: Amanda Nguyen EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Ashley Graham, Penni Thow, Scooter Braun CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Kelsey McWilliams, Ava Coleman DIRECTED BY: Kaliya Warren WRITER: Ava Coleman LINE PRODUCER: Jess Vogel ASSOCIATE PRODUCER: Ilyssa Walker RESEARCHER: Shanaz Mahmud DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: Katherine Castro POST-PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR: Jess Vogel COLORIST: Marika Litz SOUND MIXER: James Sparber EDITORS: Crystal Arnette, Lucy Tatianna Morales MAIN TITLE THEME BY: Johannes Raasina, Lefteris Ioannou TITLE THEME PRODUCER: Johannes Raassina CAMERA OPERATORS: Autumn Moran, Megan Mansur GAFFER: Moe LaRena ASSISTANT CAMERA: Charlie Gillette, Julissa Ramirez GIMBAL OPERATOR: Crystal Arnette ADDITIONAL CAMERA OPERATOR: Barbie Leung BTS CAMERA: Barbette Johnson, Mary Evangelista KEY PRODUCTION ASSISTANT: Julissa Ramirez ADDITIONAL SOUND RECORDIST: Deanna Williams WARDROBE: Jordan Foster MAKEUP: Katie Jane Hughs HAIR STYLING: Cameron Rains ART DIRECTOR: Laura Miller PRODUCTION SOUND: Kit Jirles DATA MANAGEMENT: Melissa Bueno-Woerner PRODUCTION ASSISTANT: Catrina Kokkoris PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS: Masha Zhak, Adam Duplechain, Nick Kaufmann, Christian Guinanzaca, Guy Mueller ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION SUPPORT: Raquel Dominguez, Jennifer Spottz SPECIAL THANKS: Argon Props, Adorama Rental Company, Youtube Studios, Youtube Space NY
38:00
April 14, 2020
Kathy Ireland
Ashley Graham sits down with the dynamic Kathy Ireland! When Kathy burst on the modeling scene in the 80s, she quickly became a household name. She was featured in 13 consecutive Sports Illustrated issues with three covers of her own. In 1993, she launched kathy ireland Worldwide to much skepticism, but its success has landed her on the cover of Forbes twice. The company is now worth billions and has been named the 25th most powerful brand in the world by License! Global Magazine. Vitruvi is offering 20% off your purchase at: vitruvi.com/prettybigdeal using code "PBD" HOST Ashley Graham GUEST Kathy Ireland EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Ashley Graham Penni Thow Scooter Braun EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Michael D. Ratner Scott Ratner Miranda Sherman CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Kelsey McWilliams Ava Coleman Kfir Goldberg Elias Tanner DIRECTED BY Heidi Burkey WRITER Ava Coleman LINE PRODUCER Ben Shafer ASSOCIATE PRODUCER Ilyssa Walker RESEARCHER Shahnaz Mahmud DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY Lars Lindstrom PRODUCTION DESIGNER Francesca Maldonado 1ST ASSISTANT DIRECTOR Coleen Chan EDITORS Shandor Garrison Sarah-Rose Meredith MAIN TITLE THEME BY Johannes Raassina Lefteris Ioannou POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR Ben Shafer COLORIST Shandor Garrison SOUND MIXER Icemen Audio TITLE THEME PRODUCER Johannes Raassina CAMERA OPERATORS Bruce Ando Kenneth Merrill ASSISTANT CAMERA Ryan Ramsey BEHIND THE SCENES CAMERA Adam Hahn Daniel Punshon-Smith Marshaun White GAFFER Tanner Nichols KEY GRIP Kip Rodriguez MAKEUP Melissa Hernandez HAIR STYLIST Justine Marjan GUEST HAIR & MAKEUP Shaina Paulson PRODUCTION SOUND Kara Johnson DATA MANAGEMENT Rachel Slott ON SET DRESSER Andrew Johnson PROPS Libby Hanley PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS Susie Bijan Naomi Montes Dalton Short ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION SUPPORT Jennifer Spottz PRODUCED BY Pretty Big Deal Productions OBB Picture & OBB Sound SPECIAL THANKS Mina White IMG Models
33:00
April 7, 2020
Jay Shetty
Ashley Graham sits down with the ever-inspiring Jay Shetty! His motivational videos have garnered over 4 billion views. After spending three years as a monk, Jay knew his purpose was to bring messages of positivity to the masses. With his podcast On Purpose, Ellentube series Press Pause, and upcoming book, he’s furthering that exact mission. Vitruvi is offering 20% off your purchase at: vitruvi.com/prettybigdeal using code "PBD" HOST Ashley Graham GUEST Jay Shetty EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Ashley Graham Penni Thow Scooter Braun EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Michael D. Ratner Scott Ratner Miranda Sherman CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Kelsey McWilliams Ava Coleman Kfir Goldberg Elias Tanner DIRECTED BY Heidi Burkey WRITER Ava Coleman LINE PRODUCER Ben Shafer ASSOCIATE PRODUCER Ilyssa Walker RESEARCHER Shahnaz Mahmud DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY Lars Lindstrom PRODUCTION DESIGNER Francesca Maldonado 1ST ASSISTANT DIRECTOR Coleen Chan EDITORS Shandor Garrison Sarah-Rose Meredith MAIN TITLE THEME BY Johannes Raassina Lefteris Ioannou POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR Ben Shafer COLORIST Shandor Garrison SOUND MIXER Icemen Audio TITLE THEME PRODUCER Johannes Raassina CAMERA OPERATORS Kenneth Merrill Erick Turcios ASSISTANT CAMERA Ryan Ramsey BEHIND THE SCENES CAMERA Adam Hahn Daniel Punshon-Smith Marshaun White GAFFER Tanner Nichols KEY GRIP James Huang MAKEUP Melissa Hernandez HAIR STYLIST Justine Marjan GUEST HAIR & MAKEUP Shaina Paulson PRODUCTION SOUND Kara Johnson DATA MANAGEMENT Rachel Slott ON SET DRESSER Andrew Johnson PROPS Libby Hanley PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS Susie Bijan Naomi Montes Dalton Short ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION SUPPORT Jennifer Spottz PRODUCED BY Pretty Big Deal Productions OBB Picture & OBB Sound SPECIAL THANKS Mina White IMG Models
56:34
March 31, 2020
Scooter Braun
Ashley Graham sits down with the incomparable Scooter Braun! Scooter is one of the most well-known music managers in the world. You know him for bringing us Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande and countless other amazing musicians. That said, he’s also broken barriers outside the music industry. Scooter’s business interests span across all industries. He’s seen incredible success in film, TV, tech and has revolutionized the role of philanthropy in pop culture. Vitruvi is offering 20% off your purchase at: vitruvi.com/prettybigdeal using code "PBD" HOST Ashley Graham GUEST Scooter Braun EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Ashley Graham Penni Thow Scooter Braun EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Michael D. Ratner Scott Ratner Miranda Sherman CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Kelsey McWilliams Ava Coleman Kfir Goldberg Elias Tanner DIRECTED BY Heidi Burkey WRITER Ava Coleman LINE PRODUCER Ben Shafer ASSOCIATE PRODUCER Ilyssa Walker RESEARCHER Shahnaz Mahmud DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY Lars Lindstrom PRODUCTION DESIGNER Francesca Maldonado 1ST ASSISTANT DIRECTOR Coleen Chan EDITORS Shandor Garrison Sarah-Rose Meredith MAIN TITLE THEME BY Johannes Raassina Lefteris Ioannou POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR Ben Shafer COLORIST Shandor Garrison SOUND MIXER Icemen Audio TITLE THEME PRODUCER Johannes Raassina CAMERA OPERATORS Bruce Ando Kenneth Merrill ASSISTANT CAMERA Ryan Ramsey BEHIND THE SCENES CAMERA Adam Hahn Daniel Punshon-Smith Marshaun White GAFFER Tanner Nichols KEY GRIP Kip Rodriguez MAKEUP Melissa Hernandez HAIR STYLIST Justine Marjan GUEST HAIR & MAKEUP Shaina Paulson PRODUCTION SOUND Kara Johnson DATA MANAGEMENT Rachel Slott ON SET DRESSER Andrew Johnson PROPS Libby Hanley PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS Susie Bijan Naomi Montes Dalton Short ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION SUPPORT Jennifer Spottz PRODUCED BY Pretty Big Deal Productions OBB Picture & OBB Sound SPECIAL THANKS Mina White IMG Models
46:00
March 24, 2020
Ibtihaj Muhammad
Ashley Graham sits down with the trailblazing Ibtihaj Muhammad! Ibtihaj is a world class fencer, 2016 Olympic Bronze medalist, and 5-time Senior World Champion. She was the first member of Team USA to compete in a hijab and has broken more barriers than we can count. In 2017, Barbie announced its SHERO line including a doll made in her likeness — fencing sword and all. To top it off, Ibtihaj is an accomplished author with books including her memoir Proud and the best-selling children’s book The Proudest Blue. Her clothing line Louella makes accessible fashion forward clothing with a modest twist. Vitruvi is offering 20% off your purchase at: vitruvi.com/prettybigdeal using code "PBD" HOST Ashley Graham GUEST Ibtihaj Muhammad EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Ashley Graham Penni Thow Scooter Braun EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Michael D. Ratner Scott Ratner Miranda Sherman CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Kelsey McWilliams Ava Coleman Kfir Goldberg Elias Tanner DIRECTED BY Heidi Burkey WRITER Ava Coleman LINE PRODUCER Ben Shafer ASSOCIATE PRODUCER Ilyssa Walker RESEARCHER Shahnaz Mahmud DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY Lars Lindstrom PRODUCTION DESIGNER Francesca Maldonado 1ST ASSISTANT DIRECTOR Coleen Chan EDITORS Shandor Garrison Sarah-Rose Meredith MAIN TITLE THEME BY Johannes Raassina Lefteris Ioannou POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR Ben Shafer COLORIST Shandor Garrison SR SOUND MIXER Icemen Audio TITLE THEME PRODUCER Johannes Raassina CAMERA OPERATORS Bruce Ando Kenneth Merrill ASSISTANT CAMERA Ryan Ramsey BEHIND THE SCENES CAMERA Adam Hahn Daniel Punshon-Smith Marshaun White GAFFER Tanner Nichols KEY GRIP Kip Rodriguez MAKEUP Melissa Hernandez HAIR STYLIST Justine Marjan GUEST HAIR & MAKEUP Shaina Paulson PRODUCTION SOUND Kara Johnson DATA MANAGEMENT Rachel Slott ON SET DRESSER Andrew Johnson PROPS Libby Hanley PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS Susie Bijan Naomi Montes Dalton Short ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION SUPPORT Jennifer Spottz PRODUCED BY Pretty Big Deal Productions OBB Picture & OBB Sound SPECIAL THANKS Mina White IMG Models
30:08
March 17, 2020
Elaine Welteroth
Ashley Graham sits down with the prolific Elaine Welteroth! Elaine is an accomplished magazine editor, television personality, and best-selling author. She was the youngest Editor-in-Chief at Teen Vogue and only the second black woman to hold that title in Conde Nast’s 107-year history. Through her leadership, Teen Vogue became the voice of a generation. These days, you can see Elaine as a judge on Project Runway, on the red carpet or traveling the world promoting her book More Than Enough. Vitruvi is offering 20% off your purchase at: vitruvi.com/prettybigdeal using code "PBD" HOST Ashley Graham GUEST Elaine Welteroth EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Ashley Graham Penni Thow Scooter Braun EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Michael D. Ratner Scott Ratner Miranda Sherman CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Kelsey McWilliams Ava Coleman Kfir Goldberg Elias Tanner DIRECTED BY Michael D. Ratner WRITER Ava Coleman LINE PRODUCER Ben Shafer ASSOCIATE PRODUCER Ilyssa Walker RESEARCHER Shahnaz Mahmud DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY Lars Lindstrom PRODUCTION DESIGNER Francesca Maldonado 1ST ASSISTANT DIRECTOR Coleen Chan EDITORS Shandor Garrison Sarah-Rose Meredith MAIN TITLE THEME BY Johannes Raassina Lefteris Ioannou POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR Ben Shafer COLORIST Shandor Garrison SOUND MIXER Icemen Audio TITLE THEME PRODUCER Johannes Raassina CAMERA OPERATORS Bruce Ando Erick Turcios ASSISTANT CAMERA Ryan Ramsey BEHIND THE SCENES CAMERA Adam Hahn Daniel Punshon-Smith Marshaun White GAFFER Tanner Nichols KEY GRIP Kip Rodriguez MAKEUP Melissa Hernandez HAIR STYLIST Justine Marjan GUEST HAIR & MAKEUP Sierra Barton PRODUCTION SOUND Blake Christian DATA MANAGEMENT Rachel Slott ON SET DRESSER Andrew Johnson PROPS Libby Hanley PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS Susie Bijan Naomi Montes Dalton Short ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION SUPPORT Jennifer Spottz PRODUCED BY Pretty Big Deal Productions OBB Picture & OBB Sound SPECIAL THANKS Mina White IMG Models
50:55
March 10, 2020
Liza Koshy
Ashley Graham sits down with the unstoppable Liza Koshy! Liza is an internet sensation turned actress, director, host, and so much more. In 2019, she was named one of Time Magazine’s Most Influential People on the Internet and has made Forbes 30 Under 30 list twice — she’s only 23, people! Liza was the fastest YouTuber ever to reach 10 million subscribers and has since more than doubled that number between her two channels. She’s gotten billions of views on her hilarious videos and is now breaking more records with her YouTube Premium series Liza on Demand. HOST Ashley Graham GUEST Liza Koshy EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Ashley Graham Penni Thow Scooter Braun EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Michael D. Ratner Scott Ratner Miranda Sherman CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Kelsey McWilliams Ava Coleman Kfir Goldberg Elias Tanner DIRECTED BY Heidi Burkey WRITER Ava Coleman LINE PRODUCER Ben Shafer ASSOCIATE PRODUCER Ilyssa Walker RESEARCHER Joyce Wu DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY Lars Lindstrom PRODUCTION DESIGNER Francesca Maldonado 1ST ASSISTANT DIRECTOR Coleen Chan EDITORS Shandor Garrison S-R Meredith MAIN TITLE THEME BY Johannes Raassina Lefteris Ioannou POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR Ben Shafer COLORIST Shandor Garrison S-R Meredith SOUND MIXER Icemen Audio TITLE THEME PRODUCER Johannes Raassina CAMERA OPERATORS Bruce Ando Kenneth Merrill ASSISTANT CAMERA Duy Nguyen BEHIND THE SCENES CAMERA Daniel Punshon-Smith Marshaun White GAFFER Zack Bartlett KEY GRIP Otto Gaiser MAKEUP Melissa Hernandez HAIR STYLIST Justine Marjan GUEST HAIR & MAKEUP Shaina Paulson PRODUCTION SOUND Kara Johnson DATA MANAGEMENT Brian Tang ON SET DRESSER Andrew Johnson PROPS Libby Hanley PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS Susie Bijan Naomi Montes ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION SUPPORT Jennifer Spottz PRODUCED BY Pretty Big Deal Productions OBB Picture & OBB Sound SPECIAL THANKS Mina White IMG Models
33:59
March 3, 2020
The Skimm
Ashley Graham sits down with the amazing co-founders and co-CEOs behind theSkimm, Carly Zakin and Danielle Weisberg! Carly and Danielle are two journalists turned media mavens that show no signs of slowing down. There’s a good chance you’ve heard of their newsletter — The Daily Skimm.  You may even be one of their 7 million subscribers. At The Skimm, their mission is to “make it easier for millennial women to live smarter,” and they’ve accomplished that and then some. Between their newsletter, subscription services, and book “How To Skimm Your Life,” these ladies are certainly building an empire to watch. HOST: Ashley Graham GUESTS: Carly Zakin and Danielle Weisberg EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Ashley Graham, Penni Thow, Scooter Braun EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Michael D. Ratner, Scott Ratner, Miranda Sherman PRODUCED BY Pretty Big Deal Productions, OBB Picture & OBB Sound CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Kelsey McWilliams, Ava Coleman DIRECTED BY: Kaliya Warren WRITER: Ava Coleman LINE PRODUCER: Jess Vogel ASSOCIATE PRODUCER: Ilyssa Walker RESEARCHER: Shahnaz Mahmud EDITORS: Crystal Arnette, Lucy Tatiana Morales MAIN TITLE THEME BY: Johannes Raassina, Lefteris Ioannou POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR: Jess Vogel SOUND MIXER: James Sparber TITLE THEME PRODUCER: Johannes Raassina KEY PRODUCTION ASSISTANT: Julissa Ramirez PRODUCTION SOUND: Kit Jirles ADDITIONAL SOUND RECORDIST: Deanne Williams ART DIRECTOR: Laura Miller PRODUCTION ASSISTANT: Catrina Kokkoris DATA MANAGEMENT: Melissa Bueno-Werner PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS: Masha Zhak, Adam Duplechain, Nick Kaufmann, Christian Guinanzaca, Guy Mueller ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION SUPPORT: Raquel Dominguez, Jennifer Spottz SPECIAL THANKS: Mina White, IMG Models, Argon Props. Adorama Rental Company, YouTube Studios, YouTube Space NY
40:09
February 25, 2020
Demi Lovato
Ashley Graham sits down with a true beacon of strength, Demi Lovato. Demi is a two-time Grammy-nominated singer, actress, and activist who stole our hearts from the moment she first flashed that winning smile. Her powerhouse vocals catapulted her to global stardom and the hits have never stopped. Over the years, Demi has been incredibly inspirational through her transparency and mental health advocacy. She’s a GLAAD Vanguard Award recipient with over 108 Million followers on social. She’s conquered platinum records, sold out tours, TV shows and personal battles all with a heart of gold. HOST: Ashley Graham GUEST: Demi Levato EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Ashley Graham, Penni Thow, Scooter Braun EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Michael D. Ratner, Scott Ratner, Miranda Sherman CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Kelsey McWilliams, Ava Coleman, Kfir Goldberg, Elias Tanner DIRECTED BY: Heidi Burkey WRITER: Ava Coleman LINE PRODUCER: Ben Shafer ASSOCIATE PRODUCE R:Ilyssa Walker RESEARCHER: Shahnaz Mahmud ASSOCIATE PRODUCER: Ilyssa Walker DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: Lars Lindstrom PRODUCTION DESIGNER: Francesca Maldonado 1ST ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: Coleen Chan EDITORS: Shandor Garrison, Sarah-Rose Meredith MAIN TITLE THEME BY: Johannes Raassina, Lefteris Ioannou POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR: Ben Shafer COLORIST: Shandor Garrison SOUND MIXER: Icemen Audio TITLE THEME PRODUCER: Johannes Raassina CAMERA OPERATORS: Kenneth Merrill, Erick Turcios ASSISTANT CAMERA: Ryan Ramsey BEHIND THE SCENES CAMERA: Adam Hahn, Daniel Punshon-Smith, Marshaun White GAFFER: Tanner Nichols KEY GRIP: James Huang MAKEUP: Melissa Hernandez HAIR STYLIST: Justine Marjan GUEST HAIR & MAKEUP: Shaina Paulson PRODUCTION SOUND: Kara Johnson DATA MANAGEMENT: Rachel Slott ON SET DRESSER: Andrew Johnson PROPS: Libby Hanley PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS: Susie Bijan, Naomi Montes, Dalton Short ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION SUPPORT: Jennifer Spottz PRODUCED BY: Pretty Big Deal Productions, OBB Picture & OBB Sound SPECIAL THANKS: Mina White, IMG Models
45:43
February 18, 2020
Cleo Wade
Ashley Graham sits down with the always uplifting, Cleo Wade! Cleo is an artist, poet, and author. Her best-selling books Heart Talk and Where to Begin offer comfort to those journeying towards healing and creating change in their lives and beyond. HOST Ashley Graham GUEST Cleo Wade EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Ashley Graham Penni Thow Scooter Braun EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Michael D. Ratner Scott Ratner Miranda Sherman CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Kelsey McWilliams Ava Coleman Kfir Goldberg Elias Tanner DIRECTED BY Heidi Burkey WRITER Ava Coleman LINE PRODUCER Ben Shafer ASSOCIATE PRODUCER Ilyssa Walker RESEARCHER Joyce Wu DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY Kenneth Merrill PRODUCTION DESIGNER Francesca Maldonado 1ST ASSISTANT DIRECTOR Coleen Chan EDITORS Shandor Garrison S-R Meredith MAIN TITLE THEME BY Johannes Raassina Lefteris Ioannou POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR Ben Shafer COLORIST Shandor Garrison S-R Meredith SOUND MIXER Icemen Audio TITLE THEME PRODUCER Johannes Raassina CAMERA OPERATORS Bruce Ando Charles France ASSISTANT CAMERA Duy Nguyen BEHIND THE SCENES CAMERA Daniel Punshon-Smith Marshaun White GAFFER Tony Nall KEY GRIP Otto Gaiser MAKEUP Melissa Hernandez HAIR STYLIST Justine Marjan GUEST HAIR & MAKEUP Sierra Barton PRODUCTION SOUND Kara Johnson DATA MANAGEMENT Brian Tang ON SET DRESSER Andrew Johnson PROPS Libby Hanley PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS Susie Bijan Naomi Montes ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION SUPPOR ]Jennifer Spottz PRODUCED BY Pretty Big Deal Productions OBB Picture & OBB Sound
37:08
February 11, 2020
Justin Ervin
Ashley Graham sits down with one of her favorite people on the planet — her husband Justin Ervin. Justin is a filmmaker, cinematographer, and... new father! You’ve seen glimpses of their life together on social media and most recently in the pages of Vogue. Join us for this very special episode of Pretty Big Deal featuring an appearance from a super tiny guest, the couple’s baby boy! HOST: Ashley Graham GUEST: Justin Ervin AND INTRODUCING: Isaac Menelik Giovanni Ervin EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Ashley Graham, Penni Thow, Scooter Braun EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Michael D. Ratner, Scott Ratner, Miranda Sherman CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Kelsey McWilliams, Ava Coleman, Andy Mininger DIRECTED BY: Miranda Sherman WRITER: Ava Coleman ASSOCIATE PRODUCER: Ilyssa Walker DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: Lars Lindstrom EDITOR: Christian Rush MAIN TITLE THEME BY: Johannes Raassina, Lefteris Ioannou POST PRODUCTION SERVICES: Senior Post COLORIST: Christian Rush TITLE THEME PRODUCER: Johannes Raassina CAMERA OPERATORS: Lars Lindstrom, James McKenzie ASSISTANT CAMERA: James McKenzie MAKEUP: Katie Jane Hughes HAIR STYLIST: Hospice Hounkpatin PRODUCTION SOUND: Kit Jirles DATA MANAGEMENT: James McKenzie PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS: Julissa Ramirez, Catrina Kokkoris SPECIAL THANKS: Josh Senior, Liz Stallmeyer PRODUCED BY: Pretty Big Deal Productions, OBB Pictures & OBB Sound
30:15
February 4, 2020
Christian Siriano
Ashley Graham sits down with trailblazing designer, Chrisitian Siriano! Christian has been a champion of size inclusivity in fashion long before it started making headlines. Since the beginning of his career, his work has touched all size and price ranges — a balance few designers have attempted. After winning Project Runway in 2008, Christian capitalized on his newfound platform, grabbing prime placements in your favorite stores and runways across the world. He continues to make waves as a red carpet darling dressing everyone from Cardi B to former First Lady Michele Obama. #PrettyBigDeal Instagram: https://instagram.com/prettybigdealpod/ Facebook: https://facebook.com/prettybigdealpod/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/prettybigpod Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/ashleygraham Website: https://www.prettybigdealpodcast.com HOST: Ashley Graham GUEST: Christian Siriano EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Ashley Graham, Penni Thow, Scooter Braun CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Kelsey McWilliams, Ava Coleman DIRECTED BY: Kaliya Warren WRITER: Ava Coleman LINE PRODUCER: Jess Vogel ASSOCIATE PRODUCER: Ilyssa Walker RESEARCHER: Shanaz Mahmud DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: Katherine Castro POST-PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR: Jess Vogel COLORIST: Marika Litz SOUND MIXER: James Sparber EDITORS: Crystal Arnette, Lucy Tatianna Morales MAIN TITLE THEME BY: Johannes Raasina, Lefteris Ioannou TITLE THEME PRODUCER: Johannes Raassina CAMERA OPERATORS: Autumn Moran, Megan Mansur GAFFER: Moe LaRena ASSISTANT CAMERA: Charlie Gillette, Julissa Ramirez GIMBAL OPERATOR: Crystal Arnette ADDITIONAL CAMERA OPERATOR: Barbie Leung BTS CAMERA: Barbette Johnson, Mary Evangelista KEY PRODUCTION ASSISTANT: Julissa Ramirez ADDITIONAL SOUND RECORDIST: Deanna Williams WARDROBE: Jordan Foster MAKEUP: Katie Jane Hughs HAIR STYLING: Cameron Rains ART DIRECTOR: Laura Miller PRODUCTION SOUND: Kit Jirles DATA MANAGEMENT: Melissa Bueno-Woerner PRODUCTION ASSISTANT: Catrina Kokkoris PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS: Masha Zhak, Adam Duplechain, Nick Kaufmann, Christian Guinanzaca, Guy Mueller ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION SUPPORT: Raquel Dominguez, Jennifer Spottz SPECIAL THANKS: Argon Props, Adorama Rental Company, Youtube Studios, Youtube Space NY
33:56
January 28, 2020
Sophia Bush
Ashley Graham sits down with a force to be reckoned with, Sophia Bush! Sophia is an actress, activist and host of the Work in Progress podcast. She is an outspoken change agent taking on the entertainment industry and the world at large. You’ve seen her in One Tree Hill, Chicago P.D. and countless other projects with work in front of and behind the camera. No matter where she is or what she’s doing, Sophia is an allstar ally using her platform to create change. Zola is offering 50% off your save-the-dates, and a FREE personalized paper sample before your purchase at http://www.zola.com/prettybigdeal HOST: Ashley Graham GUEST: Sophia Bush EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Ashley Graham, Penni Thow, Scooter Braun EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Michael D. Ratner, Scott Ratner, Miranda Sherman CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Kelsey McWilliams, Ava Coleman, Kfir Goldberg, Elias Tanner DIRECTED BY: Heidi Burkey WRITER: Ava Coleman LINE PRODUCER: Ben Shafer ASSOCIATE PRODUCER: Ilyssa Walker RESEARCHER: Shahnaz Mahmud DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: Lars Lindstrom PRODUCTION DESIGNER: Francesca Maldonado 1ST ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: Coleen Chan EDITORS: Shandor Garrison, Sarah-Rose Meredith MAIN TITLE THEME BY: Johannes Raassina, Lefteris Ioannou POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR: Ben Shafer COLORIST: Shandor Garrison SOUND MIXER: Icemen Audio TITLE THEME PRODUCER: Johannes Raassina CAMERA OPERATORS: Kenneth Merrill, Erick Turcios ASSISTANT CAMERA: Ryan Ramsey BEHIND THE SCENES CAMERA: Adam Hahn, Daniel Punshon-Smith, Marshaun White GAFFER: Tanner Nichols KEY GRIP: Kip Rodriguez MAKEUP: Melissa Hernandez HAIR STYLIST: Justine Marjan GUEST HAIR & MAKEUP: Shaina Paulson PRODUCTION SOUND: Kara Johnson DATA MANAGEMENT: Rachel Slott ON SET DRESSER: Andrew Johnson PROPS: Libby Hanley PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS: Susie Bijan, Naomi Montes, Dalton Short ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION SUPPORT: Jennifer Spottz PRODUCED BY: Pretty Big Deal Productions, OBB Picture & OBB Sound SPECIAL THANKS: Mina White, IMG Models
42:11
January 21, 2020
Meghan Trainor
Ashley Graham sits down with Grammy Award winning artist, Meghan Trainor! You've seen Meghan dominating radio, touring around the world, and judging on Fox's The Four and The Voice UK. Her first hit "All About that Bass" is a body positive anthem for the ages--and she's got plenty more where that came from. Her third major-label album Treat Myself drops January 21st 2020 #PrettyBigDeal Instagram: https://instagram.com/prettybigdealpod/ Facebook: https://facebook.com/prettybigdealpod/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/prettybigpod Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/ashleygraham Website: https://www.prettybigdealpodcast.com HOST Ashley Graham GUEST Meghan Trainor Executive Producers Ashley Graham Penni Thow Scooter Braun Co-Executive Producers Kelsey McWilliams Ava Coleman Directed by Kaliya Warren Writer Ava Coleman Line Producer Jess Vogel Associate Producer Ilyssa Walker Researcher Shanaz Mahmud Director of Photography Katherine Castro Post-Production Supervisor Jess Vogel Colorist Marika Litz Sound Mixer James Sparber Editors Crystal Arnette Lucy Tatianna Morales Main Title Theme by: Johannes Raasina Lefteris Ioannou Title Theme Producer Johannes Raassina Camera Operators Autumn Moran Megan Mansur Gaffer Moe LaRena Assistant Camera Charlie Gillette Julissa Ramirez Gimbal Operator Crystal Arnette Additional Camera Operator Barbie Leung Behind the Scenes Camera Barbette Johnson Mary Evangelista Key Production Assistant Julissa Ramirez Additional Sound Recordist Deanna Williams Wardrobe Jordan Foster Makeup Katie Jane Hughs Hair Styling Cameron Rains Art Director Laura Miller Production Sound Kit Jirles Data Management Melissa Bueno-Woerner Production Assistant Catrina Kokkoris Production Assistants Masha Zhak Adam Duplechain Nick Kaufmann Christian Guinanzaca Guy Mueller Additional Production Support: Raquel Dominguez Jennifer Spottz Special thanks: MINA WHITE IMG MODELS Argon Props Adorama Rental Company Youtube Studios Youtube Space NY
30:35
January 14, 2020
Shay Mitchell
Ashley Graham sits down with a true multihyphenate, Shay Mitchell! Shay is an actress, entrepreneur, content creator, author and so much more. After her breakout role in Pretty Little Liars, she built a loyal platform of millions across social media and YouTube. Her success on the screen and online brought her to a lifetime goal: business owner. Forbes Magazine has called travel and lifestyle accessory brand BEIS  “mega-successful” and business grown 200% in its first year Upcoming sponsor spoiler: Zola! They are offering 50% off your save-the-dates, and a FREE personalized paper sample before your purchase at http://www.zola.com/prettybigdeal HOST: Ashley Graham GUEST: Shay Mitchell EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Ashley Graham, Penni Thow, Scooter Braun EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Michael D. Ratner, Scott Ratner, Miranda Sherman CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Kelsey McWilliams, Ava Coleman, Kfir Goldberg, Elias Tanner DIRECTED BY: Michael D. Ratner WRITER: Ava Coleman LINE PRODUCER: Ben Shafer ASSOCIATE PRODUCER: Ilyssa Walker RESEARCHER: Shahnaz Mahmud DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: Lars Lindstrom PRODUCTION DESIGNER: Francesca Maldonado 1ST ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: Coleen Chan EDITORS: Shandor Garrison, Sarah-Rose Meredith MAIN TITLE THEME BY: Johannes Raassina, Lefteris Ioannou POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR: Ben Shafer SOUND MIXER: Icemen Audio TITLE THEME PRODUCER: Johannes Raassina PRODUCTION SOUND: Blake Christian DATA MANAGEMENT: Rachel Slott PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS: Susie Bijan, Naomi Montes, Dalton Short ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION SUPPORT: Jennifer Spottz PRODUCED BY: Pretty Big Deal Productions, OBB Picture & OBB Sound SPECIAL THANKS: Mina White, IMG Models
37:42
January 7, 2020
Arianna Huffington
Ashley Graham sits down with the incredible Arianna Huffington! You may know her name from The Huffington Post — the incredibly successful media platform she founded in 2005. Its unique style and reporting went on to win a Pulitzer prize. In addition, Arianna found great success as a political commentator and author of over 15 books. In 2016, Arianna left The Huffington Post in order to pursue a new passion — wellness. Her company Thrive Global aims to tackle burnout culture across the world — something Arianna knows about first hand. HOST: Ashley Graham GUEST: Arianna Huffington EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Ashley Graham, Penni Thow, Scooter Braun EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Michael D. Ratner, Scott Ratner, Miranda Sherman PRODUCED BY Pretty Big Deal Productions, OBB Picture & OBB Sound CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Kelsey McWilliams, Ava Coleman DIRECTED BY: Kaliya Warren WRITER: Ava Coleman LINE PRODUCER: Jess Vogel ASSOCIATE PRODUCER: Ilyssa Walker RESEARCHER: Shahnaz Mahmud EDITORS: Crystal Arnette, Lucy Tatiana Morales MAIN TITLE THEME BY: Johannes Raassina, Lefteris Ioannou POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR: Jess Vogel SOUND MIXER: James Sparber TITLE THEME PRODUCER: Johannes Raassina KEY PRODUCTION ASSISTANT: Julissa Ramirez PRODUCTION SOUND: Kit Jirles ADDITIONAL SOUND RECORDIST: Deanne Williams ART DIRECTOR: Laura Miller PRODUCTION ASSISTANT: Catrina Kokkoris DATA MANAGEMENT: Melissa Bueno-Werner PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS: Masha Zhak, Adam Duplechain, Nick Kaufmann, Christian Guinanzaca, Guy Mueller ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION SUPPORT: Raquel Dominguez, Jennifer Spottz SPECIAL THANKS: Mina White, IMG Models, Argon Props. Adorama Rental Company, YouTube Studios, YouTube Space NY
43:00
December 17, 2019
Dapper Dan
Ashley Graham sits down with fashion icon and Harlem legend, Dapper Dan! You may know him as the Father of Logo Mania — and you’ve definitely seen his designs on artists, athletes, and runways across the world. Dap found his way into the fashion world when he was inspired to put his signature spin on looks from famous European brands. Decades after being forced to close his first shop and take business underground, Dap has returned to the mainstream, reopened his Harlem atelier, and taken his rightful seat at the table in the fashion industry. HOST: Ashley Graham GUEST: Dapper Dan EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Ashley Graham, Penni Thow, Scooter Braun EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Michael D. Ratner, Scott Ratner, Miranda Sherman PRODUCED BY Pretty Big Deal Productions, OBB Picture & OBB Sound CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Kelsey McWilliams, Ava Coleman DIRECTED BY: Kaliya Warren WRITER: Ava Coleman LINE PRODUCER: Jess Vogel ASSOCIATE PRODUCER: Ilyssa Walker RESEARCHER: Shahnaz Mahmud DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: Katherine Castro PRODUCTION DESIGNER: Lauren Nester EDITORS: Crystal Arnette, Lucy Tatiana Morales MAIN TITLE THEME BY: Johannes Raassina, Lefteris Ioannou POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR: Jess Vogel COLORIST: Marika Litz SOUND MIXER: James Sparber TITLE THEME PRODUCER: Johannes Raassina KEY PRODUCTION ASSISTANT: Julissa Ramirez PRODUCTION SOUND: Kit Jirles ADDITIONAL SOUND RECORDIST: Deanne Williams ART DIRECTOR: Laura Miller PRODUCTION ASSISTANT: Catrina Kokkoris DATA MANAGEMENT: Melissa Bueno-Werner PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS: Masha Zhak, Adam Duplechain. Nick Kaufmann. Christian Guinanzaca, Guy Mueller ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION SUPPORT: Raquel Dominguez, Jennifer Spottz SPECIAL THANKS: Mina White, IMG Models, Argon Props, Adorama Rental Company, YouTube Studios, YouTube Space NY
36:20
December 10, 2019
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley
Ashley Graham sits down with the incredible Rosie Huntington-Whiteley! Rosie is a model, beauty enthusiast, and badass business owner. Her company Rose Inc is a wildly successful online forum that keeps visitors on the cutting edge of all things beauty. Rosie got her start as a catalogue model and jumped to the big leagues as a Victoria’s Secret Angel. After years on the catwalk, she capitalized on her platform by launching brands with companies she'd long-admired. Rosie's unique taste and business savvy have landed her on the Forbes list of highest paid models in the world.HOST: Ashley Graham GUEST: Rosie Huntington-Whiteley EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Ashley Graham, Penni Thow, Scooter Braun EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Michael D. Ratner, Scott Ratner, Miranda Sherman CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Kelsey McWilliams, Ava Coleman, Kfir Goldberg, Elias Tanner DIRECTED BY: Michael D. Ratner WRITER: Ava Coleman LINE PRODUCER: Ben Shafer ASSOCIATE PRODUCER: Ilyssa Walker RESEARCHER: Shahnaz Mahmud DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: Lars Lindstrom PRODUCTION DESIGNER: Francesca Maldonado 1ST ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: Coleen Chan EDITORS: Shandor Garrison, Sarah-Rose Meredith MAIN TITLE THEME BY: Johannes Raassina, Lefteris Ioannou POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR: Ben Shafer SOUND MIXER: Icemen Audio TITLE THEME PRODUCER: Johannes Raassina PRODUCTION SOUND: Blake Christian DATA MANAGEMENT: Rachel Slott PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS: Susie Bijan, Naomi Montes, Dalton Short ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION SUPPORT: Jennifer Spottz PRODUCED BY: Pretty Big Deal Productions, OBB Picture & OBB Sound SPECIAL THANKS: Mina White, IMG Models
40:37
December 3, 2019
Whitney Cummings
Ashley Graham sits down with the hilarious Whitney Cummings! Whitney is a comedian, actress, writer, director, producer, show-runner, author, and most recently — host of the Good For You podcast. Her latest comedy special Can I Touch It? debuted on Netflix this summer featuring a life-sized robot clone of Cummings. In this episode, we talk about comedy, codependency and so much more. HOST: Ashley Graham GUEST: Whitney Cummings EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Ashley Graham, Penni Thow, Scooter Braun EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Michael D. Ratner, Scott Ratner, Miranda Sherman CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Kelsey McWilliams, Ava Coleman, Kfir Goldberg, Elias Tanner DIRECTED BY: Michael D. Ratner WRITER: Ava Coleman LINE PRODUCER: Ben Shafer ASSOCIATE PRODUCER: Ilyssa Walker RESEARCHER: Shahnaz Mahmud SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER: Natasha Janardan DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: Lars Lindstrom PRODUCTION DESIGNER: Francesca Maldonado 1ST ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: Coleen Chan EDITORS: Shandor Garrison, Sarah-Rose Meredith MAIN TITLE THEME BY: Johannes Raassina, Lefteris Ioannou POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR: Ben Shafer SOUND MIXER: Icemen Audio TITLE THEME PRODUCER: Johannes Raassina PRODUCTION SOUND: Blake Christian DATA MANAGEMENT: Rachel Slott PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS: Susie Bijan, Naomi Montes, Dalton Short ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION SUPPORT: Jennifer Spottz PRODUCED BY: Pretty Big Deal Productions, OBB Picture & OBB Sound SPECIAL THANKS: Mina White, IMG Models
47:11
November 26, 2019
Emily Ratajkowski
Ashley Graham sits down with the dynamic Emily Ratajkowski! Emily aka Emrata is a badass business woman and iconic sex symbol. After Emily burst on the scene in 2013, she capitalized on her platform and began building businesses. Outside of fashion, she’s an outspoken activist who educates her followers just as much as she flexes on the Gram. In this episode, they talk about her fashion career, sex appeal, and her insane work ethic. HOST: Ashley Graham GUEST: Emily Ratajkowski Executive Producers: Ashley Graham, Penni Thow, Scooter Braun  Executive Producers: Michael D. Ratner, Scott Ratner, Miranda Sherman Produced by: Pretty Big Deal Productions, OBB Picture & OBB Sound Co-Executive Producers: Kelsey McWilliams, Ava Coleman Directed by: Kaliya Warren Writer: Ava Coleman  Line Producer: Jess Vogel Associate Producer: Ilyssa Walker Researcher: Shahnaz Mahmud Social Media Manager: Natasha Janardan Director of Photography: Katherine Castro Post-Production Supervisor: Jess Vogel Sound Mixer: James Sparber Editors: Crystal Arnette, Lucy Tatiana Morales Main Title Theme by: Johannes Raassina, Lefteris Ioannou Title Theme Producer: Johannes Raassina Key Production Assistant: Julissa Ramirez Additional Sound Recordist: Deanna Williams Art Director: Laura Miller Production Sound: Kit Jirles Data Management: Melissa Bueno-Woerner Production Assistant: Catrina Kokkoris Production Assistants: Masha Zhak, Adam Duplechain, Nick Kaufmann, Christian Guinanzaca, Guy Mueller Additional Production Support: Raquel Dominguez, Jennifer Spottz Special Thanks: Mina White, IMG Models, Argon Props, Adorma Rental Company, YouTube Studios, YouTube Space NY
42:06
November 19, 2019
Paloma Elsesser
Ashley Graham sits down with Paloma Elsesser. Paloma is a a model and style icon that got her big break when she was discovered by renowned makeup artist Pat McGrath on Instagram. After being chosen as Pat’s muse, things never slowed down. She’s covered magazines all over the world — including Vogue Arabia with yours truly. You can catch her on runways and working with brands like Glossier, Nike and Fenty Beauty. On top of it all, she’s a steadfast advocate for diversity and inclusion, body positivity, and human rights. In this episode, we talk fashion, mental health, confidence, and so much more. HOST: Ashley Graham GUEST: Paloma Elsesser EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Ashley Graham, Penni Thow, Scooter Braun EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Michael D. Ratner, Scott Ratner, Miranda Sherman PRODUCED BY Pretty Big Deal Productions, OBB Picture & OBB Sound CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Kelsey McWilliams, Ava Coleman DIRECTED BY: Kaliya Warren WRITER: Ava Coleman LINE PRODUCER: Jess Vogel ASSOCIATE PRODUCER: Ilyssa Walker RESEARCHER: Shahnaz Mahmud SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER: Natasha Janardan DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: Katherine Castro PRODUCTION DESIGNER: Lauren Nester EDITORS: Crystal Arnette, Lucy Tatiana Morales MAIN TITLE THEME BY: Johannes Raassina, Lefteris Ioannou POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR: Jess Vogel SOUND MIXER: James Sparber PRODUCTION SOUND: Kit Jirles ADDITIONAL SOUND RECORDIST: Deanne Williams ART DIRECTOR: Laura Miller PRODUCTION ASSISTANT: Catrina Kokkoris DATA MANAGEMENT: Melissa Bueno-Werner PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS: Masha Zhak, Adam Duplechain, Nick Kaufmann, Christian Guinanzaca, Guy Mueller ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION SUPPORT: Raquel Dominguez, Jennifer Spottz SPECIAL THANKS: Mina White, IMG Models, Argon Props, Adorama Rental Company, YouTube Studios, YouTube Space NY
41:27
November 12, 2019
Cindy Eckert
Ashley Graham sits down with Cindy Eckert, self-made CEO and advocate for women. Cindy is the powerhouse behind Addyi aka The Little Pink Pill — or to some, Female Viagra. In the past 10 years, Cindy has sold two pharmaceutical companies. Her most recent sale, Sprout Pharmaceuticals, went for a whopping $1 BILLION. And if that wasn’t impressive enough, Cindy and her shareholders reacquired the company two years after selling — FOR FREE! Cindy is also the creator of The Pink Ceiling aka The Pinkubator — a fund that supports businesses made by or for women. In this episode, we talk about entrepreneurship, the woman’s right to desire, the true reason behind Cindy’s signature hot pink wardrobe, and so much more. HOST: Ashley Graham GUEST: Cindy Eckert EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Ashley Graham, Penni Thow, Scooter Braun EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Michael D. Ratner, Scott Ratner, Miranda Sherman PRODUCED BY Pretty Big Deal Productions, OBB Picture & OBB Sound CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Kelsey McWilliams, Ava Coleman DIRECTED BY: Kaliya Warren WRITER: Ava Coleman LINE PRODUCER: Jess Vogel ASSOCIATE PRODUCER: Ilyssa Walker RESEARCHER: Shahnaz Mahmud SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER: Natasha Janardan DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: Katherine Castro PRODUCTION DESIGNER: Lauren Nester EDITORS: Crystal Arnette, Lucy Tatiana Morales MAIN TITLE THEME BY: Johannes Raassina, Lefteris Ioannou POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR: Jess Vogel COLORIST: Marika Litz SOUND MIXER: James Sparber TITLE THEME PRODUCER: Johannes Raassina KEY PRODUCTION ASSISTANT: Julissa Ramirez PRODUCTION SOUND: Kit Jirles ADDITIONAL SOUND RECORDIST: Deanne Williams ART DIRECTOR: Laura Miller PRODUCTION ASSISTANT: Catrina Kokkoris DATA MANAGEMENT: Melissa Bueno-Werner PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS: Masha Zhak, Adam Duplechain. Nick Kaufmann. Christian Guinanzaca, Guy Mueller ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION SUPPORT: Raquel Dominguez, Jennifer Spottz SPECIAL THANKS: Mina White, IMG Models, Argon Props, Adorama Rental Company, YouTube Studios, YouTube Space NY
48:56
November 12, 2019
Gayle King
Ashley Graham sits down with the one and only, Gayle King. You know Gayle as an accomplished journalist, co-host of CBS This Morning and Editor-At-Large of O Magazine. Gayle is a Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame inductee and was selected as one of Time’s Most Influential People in 2019. She is undoubtedly one of TV’s most versatile personalities. You can find her delivering the news bright and early on CBS, laughing with her best friend on reruns of The Oprah Winfrey Show or conducting a hard hitting interview with notorious public figures. In this episode, we talk about the news, her hectic schedule, and staying positive through it all. HOST: Ashley Graham GUEST: Gayle King EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Ashley Graham, Penni Thow, Scooter Braun EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Michael D. Ratner, Scott Ratner, Miranda Sherman PRODUCED BY Pretty Big Deal Productions, OBB Picture & OBB Sound CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Kelsey McWilliams, Ava Coleman DIRECTED BY: Kaliya Warren WRITER: Ava Coleman LINE PRODUCER: Jess Vogel ASSOCIATE PRODUCER: Ilyssa Walker RESEARCHER: Shahnaz Mahmud SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER: Natasha Janardan EDITORS: Crystal Arnette, Lucy Tatiana Morales MAIN TITLE THEME BY: Johannes Raassina, Lefteris Ioannou POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR: Jess Vogel SOUND MIXER: James Sparber TITLE THEME PRODUCER: Johannes Raassina KEY PRODUCTION ASSISTANT: Julissa Ramirez PRODUCTION SOUND: Kit Jirles ADDITIONAL SOUND RECORDIST: Deanne Williams ART DIRECTOR: Laura Miller PRODUCTION ASSISTANT: Catrina Kokkoris DATA MANAGEMENT: Melissa Bueno-Werner PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS: Masha Zhak, Adam Duplechain, Nick Kaufmann, Christian Guinanzaca, Guy Mueller ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION SUPPORT: Raquel Dominguez, Jennifer Spottz SPECIAL THANKS: Mina White, IMG Models, Argon Props. Adorama Rental Company, YouTube Studios, YouTube Space NY
34:51
November 12, 2019
Serena Williams
The season finale of Pretty Big Deal wraps in a pretty major way with all-time great athlete, mother, businesswoman, and overall super human Serena Williams. Filmed live with some of her biggest fans surrounding her, Serena gives Ashley the low down on her life as a professional athlete, being a positive role model for women everywhere, and more that you never knew about her. She'll leave you with a smile on your face and even more admiration for all that she's accomplished. A 368 & Pretty Big Deal Production Executive Producers: Kelsey McWilliams & Paul Leys Producers: Ava Coleman, Ann Lupo Associate Producer: Sam Alpert Director/Editor: Ann Lupo Appearance By: Darsell Obregon Camera Operators: Ann Lupo, Livia Coullias Blanc, Christian Chapman, Nadine Martinez, Griffin Yu, Aaron Pryka, Andrew Barker, Andrew Newton Assistant Editor: Aaron Pryka Sound Engineers: YongSoo Lee, Destiny Farrant, Michael Haines Podcast Producer: John Lagomarsino Set Design: Colleen Dodge Production Assistant: Casey Steidle Music Supervisor: Nicole Sylva Music: The Spencer Lee Band Art Design: Jess Severn Special Thanks To: 368 & Anchor
33:44
December 18, 2018
Lindsey Vonn
Olympian, elite athlete, best-selling author and youth mentor Lindsey Vonn sat down with Ashley to talk training hard, rolling with the punches and loving who you are no matter what. Listen in to hear them get real on everything important, plus a few fun secrets you might not have known about Lindsey. It’ll be easy to see why she’s a Pretty Big Deal. A 368 & Pretty Big Deal Production Executive Producers: Kelsey McWilliams & Paul Leys Producers: Ava Coleman, Ann Lupo Associate Producer: Sam Alpert Director/Editor: Ann Lupo Appearance By: Darsell Obregon Camera Operators: Ann Lupo, Livia Coullias Blanc, Christian Chapman, Nadine Martinez, Griffin Yu, Aaron Pryka Assistant Editor: Aaron Pryka Sound Engineers: YongSoo Lee, Destiny Farrant Podcast Producer: John Lagomarsino Set Design: Colleen Dodge Production Assistant: Casey Steidle Music Supervisor: Nicole Sylva Music: The Spencer Lee Band Art Design: Jess Severn Special Thanks To: 368 & Anchor
35:01
December 11, 2018
The Aftershow: Part 6
The Pretty Big Deal Aftershow is your chance to ask Ashley and her #1 Darsell anything (really, anything) on the Anchor app. Listen as they answer some of their favorite voice messages and give some (sometimes unsolicited) advice and words of inspiration to PBD followers from all over.
21:03
November 9, 2018
Amy Schumer
You might normally know her for making you laugh, but there's another side to Amy Schumer that Ashley uncovers on this week's episode. She gets into body positivity, her marriage, and how activism is playing a role in her life. So while comedy might be what you know her for, you'll leave this conversation with a newfound perspective on the amazing things she's accomplishing outside of it. A 368 & Pretty Big Deal Production Executive Producers: Kelsey McWilliams & Paul Leys Producers: Ava Coleman, Ann Lupo Associate Producer: Sam Alpert Director/Editor: Ann Lupo Appearance By: Darsell Obregon Camera Operators: Ann Lupo, Livia Coullias Blanc, Christian Chapman, Nadine Martinez, Griffin Yu, Aaron Pryka Assistant Editor: Aaron Pryka Sound Engineers: YongSoo Lee, Destiny Farrant Podcast Producer: John Lagomarsino Set Design: Colleen Dodge Production Assistant: Casey Steidle Music Supervisor: Nicole Sylva Music: The Spencer Lee Band Art Design: Jess Severn Special Thanks To: 368 & Anchor
56:10
November 6, 2018
The Aftershow: Part 5
The Pretty Big Deal Aftershow is your chance to ask Ashley and her #1 Darsell anything (really, anything) on the Anchor app. Listen as they answer some of their favorite voice messages and give some (sometimes unsolicited) advice and words of inspiration to PBD followers from all over.
18:09
November 2, 2018
Halima Aden
She's breaking barriers, owning the runway, and making a difference across the world as a UNICEF ambassador, so naturally Halima Aden had a lot to talk about with Ashley Graham on this episode of Pretty Big Deal. Listen in to hear their deep conversation that will be sure to leave you with some valuable new perspectives. A 368 & Pretty Big Deal Production Executive Producers: Kelsey McWilliams & Paul Leys Producers: Ava Coleman, Ann Lupo Associate Producer: Sam Alpert Director/Editor: Ann Lupo Appearance By: Darsell Obregon Camera Operators: Ann Lupo, Livia Coullias Blanc, Christian Chapman, Nadine Martinez, Griffin Yu, Aaron Pryka Assistant Editor: Aaron Pryka Sound Engineers: YongSoo Lee, Destiny Farrant Podcast Producer: John Lagomarsino Set Design: Colleen Dodge Production Assistant: Casey Steidle Music Supervisor: Nicole Sylva Music: The Spencer Lee Band Art design: Jess Severn Special Thanks To: 368 & Anchor
45:08
October 30, 2018
The Aftershow: Part 4
The Pretty Big Deal Aftershow is your chance to ask Ashley and her #1 Darsell anything (really, anything) on the Anchor app. Listen as they answer some of their favorite voice messages and give some (sometimes unsolicited) advice and words of inspiration to PBD followers from all over.
13:33
October 26, 2018
Lilly Singh
YouTuber, comedian, author, UNICEF ambassador... Lilly Singh truly is a superwoman. Listen to her and Ashley talk about how she got to where she is today (from psych degree to YouTube), how she deals with online trolls (write it out, then delete), her take on diversity in the industry (there should be more than one seat at the table), and lots more. It's a talk full of a lot of laughs, and even more important lessons. A 368 & Pretty Big Deal Production Executive Producers: Kelsey McWilliams & Paul Leys Producers: Ava Coleman, Ann Lupo Director/Editor: Ann Lupo Appearance By: Darsell Obregon Camera Operators: Ann Lupo, Livia Coullias Blanc, Christian Chapman, Nadine Martinez, Griffin Yu, Aaron Pryka Assistant Editor: Aaron Pryka Sound Engineers: YongSoo Lee, Destiny Farrant Podcast Producer: John Lagomarsino Set Design: Colleen Dodge Production Assistant: Casey Steidle Music Supervisor: Nicole Sylva Music: The Spencer Lee Band Art design: Jess Severn Special Thanks To: 368 & Anchor
47:35
October 23, 2018
The Aftershow: Part 3
The Pretty Big Deal Aftershow is your chance to ask Ashley and her #1 Darsell anything (really, anything) on the Anchor app. Listen as they answer some of their favorite voice messages and give some (sometimes unsolicited) advice and words of inspiration to PBD followers from all over.
17:58
October 19, 2018
Noor Tagouri
It’s not always easy to ask questions about the unknown, but having the right intention behind them is half the battle. Listen as friends Ashley Graham and activist, journalist, and feminist Noor Tagouri sit down for an honest conversation about what it’s like to be viewed as an outsider in today’s culture and how sometimes being your own role model is all you need. It’s full of inspiration, encouragement, and will leave you with more than a few reasons to feel grateful today. A warning to our listeners: This episode contains descriptions of sexual violence, which may be triggering to some. A 368 & Pretty Big Deal Production Executive Producers: Kelsey McWilliams & Paul Leys Producers: Ava Coleman, Ann Lupo Director/Editor: Ann Lupo Appearance By: Darsell Obregon Camera Operators: Ann Lupo, Livia Coullias Blanc, Christian Chapman, Nadine Martinez, Griffin Yu, Aaron Pryka Assistant Editor: Aaron Pryka Sound Engineers: YongSoo Lee, Destiny Farrant Podcast Producer: John Lagomarsino Set Design: Colleen Dodge Production Assistant: Casey Steidle Music Supervisor: Nicole Sylva Music: The Spencer Lee Band Art design: Jess Severn Special Thanks To: 368 & Anchor
1:01:03
October 16, 2018
The Aftershow: Part 2
The Pretty Big Deal Aftershow is your chance to ask Ashley and her #1 Darsell anything (really, anything). This week they’re also joined by Ashley’s best friend Rachel. Watch as they answer some of their favorite voice messages from the Anchor app and give some (sometimes unsolicited) advice and words of inspiration to PBD followers from all over.
27:30
October 12, 2018
Gabrielle Union
Actress, producer, entrepreneur, and fellow Nebraskan Gabrielle Union joins us this week for some important conversations, and of course, a glass of wine. Nothing is off the table as we dive into being comfortable in your own skin, raising kids in the age of social media, and how silence on issues can lead to even bigger problems. It’s real. It’s serious. But it's also uplifting and will leave you with lessons, inspiration, and so much more. A 368 & Pretty Big Deal Production Executive Producers: Kelsey McWilliams & Paul Leys Producers: Ava Coleman, Ann Lupo Director/Editor: Ann Lupo Appearance By: Darsell Obregon Camera Operators: Ann Lupo, Livia Coullias Blanc, Christian Chapman, Nadine Martinez, Griffin Yu, Aaron Pryka Assistant Editor: Aaron Pryka Sound Engineers: YongSoo Lee, Destiny Farrant Podcast Producer: John Lagomarsino Set Design: Colleen Dodge Production Assistant: Casey Steidle Music Supervisor: Nicole Sylva Music: The Spencer Lee Band Art design: Jess Severn Special Thanks To: 368 & Anchor
58:03
October 9, 2018
The Aftershow: Part 1
The Pretty Big Deal Aftershow is your chance to ask Ashley and her #1 Darsell anything (really, anything) on the Anchor app. Watch as they answer some of their favorite voice messages and give some (sometimes unsolicited) advice and words of inspiration to PBD followers from all over.
09:15
October 5, 2018
Kim Kardashian West
It's our first episode, and we're joined by entrepreneur, fashion muse, TV star, and social media genius Kim Kardashian West! She's here to talk beauty, body, relationships, and what happens when you mix family and business. A 368 & Pretty Big Deal Production Executive Producers: Kelsey McWilliams & Paul Leys Producers: Ava Coleman, Ann Lupo Director/Editor: Ann Lupo Appearance By: Darsell Obregon Camera Operators: Ann Lupo, Livia Coullias Blanc, Christian Chapman, Nadine Martinez, Griffin Yu, Aaron Pryka Assistant Editor: Aaron Pryka Sound Engineers: YongSoo Lee, Destiny Farrant Podcast Producer: John Lagomarsino Set Design: Colleen Dodge Production Assistant: Casey Steidle Music Supervisor: Nicole Sylva Music: The Spencer Lee Band Art design: Jess Severn Special Thanks To: 368 & Anchor
58:18
October 2, 2018
Coming Soon: Pretty Big Deal with Ashley Graham
Join supermodel, style icon and barrier-breaking body activist Ashley Graham and trailblazing guests for intimate, off the cuff conversations about culture, beauty, business and owning who you are. With the biggest, boldest and most influential people discussing heartfelt and hilarious issues that really matter... this is a Pretty Big Deal.
00:43
September 27, 2018