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StarShine Magazine

StarShine Magazine

By Sandy Lo
Entertainment and pop culture podcast that takes you a step closer to the Stars of today + tomorrow with exclusive interviews, news, giveaways and more!

For more info, go to: starshinemag.net or find StarShine Magazine or Sandy Lo on social media:

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Tyla Anne Harris: Actress - "For Life" (ABC)
Actress Tyla Anne Harris stars on ABC's new drama series For Life. The series also stars Nicholas Pinnock who plays Isaac Wallace, a man who received a life prison sentence for a crime he did not commit. Tyla chats with StarShine's editor Sandy Lo about the series, the relevance it has today, and activism.  For more entertainment news, interviews + reviews: StarShineMag.net For more on Tyla: https://instagram.com/tylaanneharris and https://www.imdb.com/name/nm8113413/ Sponsor: Sandy Lo Media - Writing, Design + Marketing Services - Social Media, Branding, Websites, Press Releases, Graphic Design + more. https://sandylomedia.com Mention "STARSHINE" for 10% off any new service #tylaanneharris #forlife #amplifyblackvoices #tylaharris #starshinemag #starshinemagpodcast #podcast #interviews About Tyla Anne Harris: Tyla Harris is an Actress/Writer you may have seen as a series regular on ABC's For Life (2020). Her other credits include Tales (2019), Kevin (Probably) Saves the World (2017–2018), a series regular role as Esther in the History Channel's Mini-Series Six (2017), and lead roles in the feature films Coins for Christmas and Claws.  Also president of a championship-winning policy debate team, leader in an all-girl volunteer group, and an active BETA club member, Tyla is an activist and leader who would love to share about her passion for making a difference in today's society.
13:57
July 2, 2020
Michaela Zannou + Rob Alicea: "Couples Therapy" the Series
Sandy Lo chats with Michaela Zannou, the creator and star of "Couples Therapy" and the series' producer, Rob Alicea about the project and it getting into Series Fest. A must-listen for all of you aspiring filmmakers out there! For more entertainment news, interviews + reviews: StarShineMag.net For more on Couples Therapy: https://www.couplestherapytv.com/ For more on Michaela Zannou: https://www.michaelazannou.com/ For more on Rob Alicea: https://twitter.com/robalicea and https://instagram.com/robalicea Sponsor: Sandy Lo Media - Writing, Design + Marketing Services - Social Media, Branding, Websites, Press Releases, Graphic Design + more. https://sandylomedia.com Mention "STARSHINE" for 10% off any new service #starshinemag #starshinemagpodcast #podcast #interviews #filmmaking #couplestherapy
15:40
May 28, 2020
Vasilios Filippakis: Actor + Creator of LGBT Series "Fak Yaass"
Sandy Lo talks with actor and creator of "Fak Yaass" - a dramedy web series now available on YouTube that's about a young Greek gay man whose family is struggling with his sexuality. Vasilios shares what he hopes the series will do for the LGBT community, if gay clubs really go shirtless, and the awesome close-knit cast. Follow Vasilios on Instagram: @vasiliosf and tune in to StarShine Magazine's Instagram: @StarShineMag on May 20th -- Vasilios will be taking over and going live with editor, Sandy Lo. Follow @FakYaass on Instagram for updates on the series and watch it on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2QBtCnbsirPSGzeSoNwIMQ For more entertainment news, interviews + reviews: StarShineMag.net #starshinemag #starshinemagpodcast #podcast #interviews #vasiliosfilippakis #fakyaass #actors #webseries #lgbt
13:38
May 14, 2020
Hallea Jones: "Locke & Key"
Hallea Jones stars as Eden Hawkins on Netflix's new hit series, Locke & Key. The actress chats with StarShine's editor Sandy Lo about the series, the cast, and getting messy in her big cafeteria scene.  For more entertainment news, interviews, and reviews: https://starshinemag.net.  Follow @StarShineMag: Instagram Facebook Twitter YouTube Spotify  Follow Hallea Jones:  Instagram + Twitter: @halleajones  Facebook: https://facebook.com/halleajones
19:28
April 23, 2020
Kate Drummond: “Utopia Falls” + “Wynona Earp” Star
Kate Drummond stars as Authority Phydra on Hulu's Utopia Falls. The actress chats with StarShine's editor Sandy Lo about the series, who would win in a fight: Phydra or Kate's Wynonna Earp character Agent Lucado, and more. For the interview transcript and more entertainment news, interviews, and reviews: https://starshinemag.net.  Follow @StarShineMag: Instagram Facebook Twitter YouTube Spotify Follow Kate Drummond: Website Instagram Facebook Twitter
28:44
March 8, 2020
Jasper Cole: Actor "Captured", "MacGruber"
Jasper Cole is one of those actors that you’ve seen his face in a million different roles, but you can’t quite place where you know him from. His most memorable roles include Zeke in the SNL comedy film, MacGruber and as the Oolong Slayer on Brooklyn Nine-Nine. Unlike most of his roles, Jasper is a soft-spoken conversationalist who runs his own podcast, One-on-One with Jasper Cole. Jasper’s latest film Captured is out now. In my latest podcast, I chat with Jasper about his experience in the entertainment industry, being mistaken for Danny Trejo, and Alexa vs. Siri. For more information on Jasper Cole: https://jaspercole.com. Follow him on Instagram: @OneonOnejcole For more interviews and entertainment news: https://starshinemag.net. Follow us @StarShineMag on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube!
27:12
February 3, 2020
Albert Tsai: Actor - “Abominable”
Sandy Lo interviews star of Dreamworks’ animated film Abominable, Albert Tsai. The actor discusses his favorite scene from the movie, the voice acting process, and the new season of Coop & Cami Ask The World on the Disney Channel. Abominable is now available on DVD and Digital. For more information: https://StarShineMag.net. Podcast Sponsor: Sandy Lo Media – PR, Marketing, Writing, and Design Services. Go to: https://sandylomedia.com and mention “StarShineMag” for a 10% discount.
06:08
December 12, 2019
Tenzing Norgay Trainor: Actor "Abominable"
Sandy Lo interviews star of Dreamworks’ animated film Abominable, Tenzing Norgay Trainor. The actor discusses his favorite scene from the movie, the challenges of voice acting, and college plans. Abominable is now available on DVD and Digital. For more information: https://StarShineMag.net. Podcast Sponsor: Sandy Lo Media – PR, Marketing, Writing, and Design Services. Go to: https://sandylomedia.com and mention “StarShineMag” for a 10% discount.
06:39
December 6, 2019
Ryan Merriman: Actor - "Portal"
In episode #13, Sandy Lo interviews actor Ryan Merriman about his new horror film, Portal. They discuss the movie, being known for Disney Channel movies, and which role he would want to play again. Aside from Portal, you can get into the holiday season with Ryan by watching his new movie, A Christmas Movie Christmas on UP. Check out my interview with Ryan's Portal co-star, Jamie Tisdale at https://starshinemag.net. Follow Ryan Merriman! Instagram: https://instagram.com/theryanmerriman Cameo: https://cameo.com/theryanmerriman More About Ryan Merriman Merriman has starred in several television films including Lifetime's "Dangerous Child," "Backwoods" a psychological thriller co-starring with Haylie Duff, "Rocket's Red Glare," "Luck of the Irish," "Smart House," "Ring of Endless Light," Hallmark's "Night Ride Home," "Lansky," "Everything That Rises" and "Taken" on the Sci-Fi Channel produced by Steven Spielberg. In addition, Ryan has starred in many feature films including "Deep End of the Ocean" with Michelle Pfeiffer, "Halloween: Resurrection" and "Just Looking," which was directed by Jason Alexander. Merriman also starred in the ABC series "Veritas" and the recurring role of "Young Jarod" on the NBC hit series "The Pretender," which ran for four successful seasons on NBC. He was also a series regular on the NBC television sitcom, "The Mommies." Sponsor: Sandy Lo Media - PR, Marketing, Writing, and Design Services. Go to: https://sandylomedia.com and mention "StarShineMag" for a 10% discount. Follow StarShine Magazine! Facebook: https://facebook.com/starshinemag   Instagram: https://instagram.com/starshinemag   Twitter: https://twitter.com/starshinemag   YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/starshinemag   Website: https://starshinemag.net     Follow our editor/host Sandy Lo: Facebook: https://facebook.com/authorsandylo   Instagram: https://instagram.com/authorsandylo   Twitter: https://twitter.com/authorsandylo   Website: https://sandylo.com
18:56
November 14, 2019
Evie Theodorou: Singer, Actress + Model
In episode #12, Sandy Lo chats with actress, model, and singer, Evie Theodorou about her new single "Somewhere", upcoming TV series "Nancy Mindy", and her modeling career. Check out https://starshinemag.net for more celebrity interviews, entertainment reviews + giveaways! Follow Evie Theodorou! Instagram: https://instagram.com/evie_theodorou Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/evie.theodorou.58 Twitter: https://twitter.com/evietheodorou Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/album/2xeGuTXoV7t9FWVUouCRWO YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNsCu0exB-_vV0qm33FQF3A Website: http://evietheodorou.com More About Evie Theodorou Acting, singing, or striking a pose on the runway, Evie Theodorou takes the lead. Evie’s given name Evanthia means “beautiful flower” in the Greek language. Evie still remembers her first professional photoshoot at a mere five years of age when she told her parents that her future ambition was to be on camera. Now at 15, you will find her in her very first web series called Nancy Mindy, where Evie is captivating in this production (release TBD). In addition to her acting career, Evie is working hard refining her vocals as she just recorded her first EP. Her song “You + Me” from her EP will be the first to be released this fall. Being a songwriter has also been something she has a passion for as she co-wrote her new EP. In her free time she keeps herself busy playing guitar and piano and continuing to work hard at her crafts. You will also catch her modeling year round for several designers on the runway in New York for the NYFW Style week. Sponsor: Sandy Lo Media - PR, Marketing, Writing, and Design Services. Go to: https://sandylomedia.com and mention "StarShineMag" for a 10% discount. Follow StarShine Magazine! Facebook: https://facebook.com/starshinemag   Instagram: https://instagram.com/starshinemag   Twitter: https://twitter.com/starshinemag   YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/starshinemag   Website: https://starshinemag.net   Follow our editor/host Sandy Lo: Facebook: https://facebook.com/authorsandylo   Instagram: https://instagram.com/authorsandylo   Twitter: https://twitter.com/authorsandylo   Website: https://sandylo.com
07:58
November 13, 2019
Sasha Anne: Social Influencer, Entrepreneur + Singer
In episode #11, Sandy Lo talks with Sasha Anne about her lip gloss line Teeny Wee, her make-up tutorials, and upcoming album + book.  Check out https://starshinemag.net for celebrity interviews, entertainment reviews + giveaways! Follow Sasha Anne! Instagram: https://instagram.com/simplysashaanne Twitter: https://twitter.com/simplysashaanne YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxcgEHN8sQHFzjVLZgzmsGg Website: http://sashaanne.com Sponsor: Sandy Lo Media - PR, Marketing, Writing, and Design Services. Go to: https://sandylomedia.com and mention "StarShineMag" for a 10% discount. Follow StarShine Magazine! Facebook: https://facebook.com/starshinemag Instagram: https://instagram.com/starshinemag Twitter: https://twitter.com/starshinemag YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/starshinemag Website: https://starshinemag.net Follow our editor/host Sandy Lo: Facebook: https://facebook.com/authorsandylo Instagram: https://instagram.com/authorsandylo Twitter: https://twitter.com/authorsandylo Website: https://sandylo.com
09:37
November 10, 2019
Jet Jurgensmeyer: Teen Singer-Songwriter + “Last Man Standing” Star
In podcast episode #10, Sandy Lo is talking to actor and singer 14-year-old Jet Jurgensmeyer. The teen sensation discusses music, including his self-titled debut album, the new season of "Last Man Standing", and working with goats! For more Jet Jurgensmeyer, check him out on our site: https://StarShineMag.net. Follow Jet! Facebook: https://facebook.com/jetjurgensmeyer Instagram: https://instagram.com/jetjurgensmeyer Twitter: https://twitter.com/jetjurgensmeyer YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCUg_cE53IqT3cShzDqxFAEQ Website: https://jetjurgensmeyer.com Sponsor: Sandy Lo Media - PR, Marketing, Writing, and Design Services. Go to: https://sandylomedia.com and mention "StarShineMag" for a 10% discount. Follow StarShine Magazine! Facebook: https://facebook.com/starshinemag Instagram: https://instagram.com/starshinemag Twitter: https://twitter.com/starshinemag YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/starshinemag Website: https://starshinemag.net Follow our editor/host Sandy Lo: Facebook: https://facebook.com/authorsandylo Instagram: https://instagram.com/authorsandylo Twitter: https://twitter.com/authorsandylo Website: https://sandylo.com
14:51
November 7, 2019
Barry Corbin: Actor - “Eminence Hill”
Veteran actor Barry Corbin (The Ranch, Lonesome Dove, Northern Exposure) discusses his new role in Western-thriller Eminence Hill, character names fans still call him, horses, and his long line of upcoming projects. “Eminence Hill” will be available in select theatres November 1st and OnDemand + DVD November 5th. For more information: https://starshinemag.net. About Eminence Hill Lance Henriksen, Barry Corbin and Dominique Swain holster up for Eminence Hill, in select theaters and on digital and disc this November. A notorious outlaw and his gang come upon a small homestead, killing both husband and wife and kidnapping their teenage daughter. With the law closing in on them, and after losing their way, the bandits find themselves in the town of Eminence Hill, a community run by a group of deeply pious and fanatical homesteaders. Lance Henriksen (Aliens, The Quick & The Dead), Barry Corbin (“Lonesome Dove”, No Country for Old Men), Dominique Swain (Face/Off, Alpha Dog), Clint James (The Magnificent Seven), Anna Harr (Bethany), Owen Conway (The Covenant), Maria Olsen (I Spit On Your Grave : Deja Vu), Augie Duke (Blood Craft) and Brinke Stevens (The Summer of Massacre) star in a Robert Conway film. Eminence Hill is in theaters November 1, followed by a VOD and DVD release November 5.
12:17
October 31, 2019
Scary Movies & Ghost Stories with Gary Devon Dotson ("Be Our Guests")
For Halloween, Sandy shares some personal ghost stories and chats with horror film director, Gary Devon Dotson. His new movie, Be Our Guests, comes out on October 25th on Amazon Prime Video. For more information on Devon and the movie, go to: https://nitevisionent.com.  For more entertainment news, interviews, and reviews: StarShineMag.net Follow StarShine Magazine on social media: @StarShineMag For more on Sandy's books: https://amazon.com/author/sandylo or SandyLo.com and follow her at @AuthorSandyLo.
24:52
October 24, 2019
I’m with the Boy Band - In Real Life (IRL)
In Real Life answers a few fan questions and chats with Sandy backstage before their New York City concert.  For more entertainment features, interviews, + giveaways: StarShineMag.net Advertisements: Sandy Lo Media - Writing, Design, Publicity/Marketing Services: https://sandylomedia.com Lost In You - A Boy Band Romance Novel by Sandy Lo: https://amzn.to/2oytbRg Follow us! In Real Life Instagram: https://instagram.com/inreallife Twitter: https://twitter.com/inreallife Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/InRealLifeOfficial/ YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCv44esG8UMXJb8yfs_on_Yw Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/09fEeGYqb3MUeV1c9BJgDI StarShine Magazine  Instagram: https://instagram.com/starshinemag Twitter: https://twitter.com/starshinemag Facebook: https://facebook.com/starshinemag YouTube: https://youtube.com/starshinemag Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/user/1231631838?si=Z2CmO2VzSCGGGEfoN1tjbw Sandy Lo Instagram: https://instagram.com/authorsandylo Twitter: https://twitter.com/authorsandylo Facebook: https://facebook.com/authorsandylo Amazon: https://amazon.com/author/sandylo
12:05
October 15, 2019
Mystery TV Shows with guest Romaine Waite (Crossword Mysteries: Proposing Murder)
In this episode Sandy chats to actor Romaine Waite, who stars in 2 upcoming "Crossword Mysteries" movies on the Hallmark Movies & Mysteries Channel. Romaine gives some insight to his character, talks about working with his co-stars, and who he would choose to play in a bio-pic. Get to know Romaine and catch him as Detective Sams in "Crossword Mysteries: Proposing Murder" on October 13, 2019 and "Crossword Mysteries: Abracadaver" on October 20, 2019. For more entertainment features, interviews, + giveaways: StarShineMag.net Follow us! Romaine Waite: @RomaineWaite_ on Twitter and Instagram. StarShine Magazine: @StarShineMag across all social media. Follow Sandy Lo: @AuthorSandyLo across all social media.
19:17
October 11, 2019
Books To Film with Celestine Rae (A Brother’s Honor)
Sandy talks a little about books being adapted for movies/TV before interviewing Celestine Rae, star of A Brother's Honor, an adaptation of Brenda Jackson's novel of the same name. The film is available on Passionflix.com, a streaming service that only has movie adaptations of romance novels! Celestine Rae is the network's first POC leading lady. In their interview, Celestine talks about the film, growing up in Philly, and keeping it real after the cameras stop rolling. For more celebrity interviews, reviews + more: https://starshinemag.net. For full details on the Ghost Story contest: https://starshinemag.net/ghoststorycontest/ Follow Celestine Rae:  https://twitter.com/celestiner https://instagram.com/celestinerae Follow Sandy Lo:  https://twitter.com/authorsandylo  https://instagram.com/authorsandylo https://facebook.com/authorsandylo Follow StarShine Magazine:  https://twitter.com/starshinemag https://instagram.com/starshinemag https://facebook.com/starshinemag For public relations, design, writing + marketing services: https://sandylomedia.com
27:54
October 8, 2019
After the 15 Minutes of Fame with Katrina Parker
In this episode, Sandy chats with singer-songwriter Katrina Parker best known for being the runner up of season 2 of The Voice.  They discuss Katrina's brand new album, Stars, the agony of walking the red carpet, and her adorable sense of the style. Stars is available now wherever you listen to music. Listen to the StarShine Magazine Featured Artist Playlist for Katrina Parker on Spotify. For more information: https://StarShineMag.net and https://katrinaparker.com. Follow us on social media: @StarShineMag Katrina Parker: @KatrinaPMusic
34:35
September 26, 2019
Creating Your Own Path with Emmy Winner Jake Hunter
In this episode, Sandy Lo discusses being a self-starter in the industry, which features interview with actor/producer/writer Jake Hunter (Class Act, The Bay). Sandy shares her experiences running her own magazine and choosing to self-publish as an author. In her interview with Jake Hunter, we hear his story in creating his own projects to support his acting career. For more info, go to: https://starshinemag.net.  Find Jake Hunter on Twitter: @JakeLHunter and Instagram: @JakeHunterOfficial Find StarShine Magazine or Sandy Lo on social media: Instagram: @StarShineMag / @AuthorSandyLo Twitter: @StarShineMag / @AuthorSandyLo Facebook: https://facebook.com/starshinemag / https://facebook.com/authorsandylo Buy DECAF FOR THE DEAD on Amazon: https://amzn.to/2JwU7XJ | https://sandylo.com Check out our playlists on Spotify!
26:13
September 12, 2019
Child Stars & Social Media with Anna Sundstrand (formerly of girl group Play)
In this episode, Sandy talks to longtime friend, Anna Sundstrand. Anna grew up in the spotlight when she joined Swedish girl group Play at 10-years-old. Anna will be releasing a book based on her experiences in Play, who was signed to Columbia Records and managed by Matthew Knowles. In the interview, Sandy and Anna discuss being a child star and the repercussions of the spotlight and social media.  For more info, go to: https://starshinemag.net or find StarShine Magazine or Sandy Lo on social media:  Instagram: @StarShineMag / @AuthorSandyLo Twitter: @StarShineMag / @AuthorSandyLo Facebook: https://facebook.com/starshinemag / https://facebook.com/authorsandylo Buy DECAF FOR THE DEAD on Amazon: https://amzn.to/2JwU7XJ  Check out our playlists on Spotify!  Listen to our PLAYlist featuring Anna's music group.
34:01
August 29, 2019
The ‘90s with Jacob Underwood from O-Town
In this premiere episode, Sandy discusses the pop culture of the ‘90s and talks to Jacob Underwood about O-Town’s new album and the Pop2000 Tour. Go to here to enter the contest mentioned in this episode, check out the '90s Teen Movie listicle, and check out our Diverse '90s Spotify playlist! For more info, go to: https://starshinemag.net or find StarShine Magazine or Sandy Lo on social media: Instagram: @StarShineMag / @AuthorSandyLo Twitter: @StarShineMag / @AuthorSandyLo Facebook: https://facebook.com/starshinemag / https://facebook.com/authorsandylo Buy DECAF FOR THE DEAD by Sandy Lo on Amazon: https://amzn.to/2JwU7XJ Check out our playlists on Spotify!
25:27
August 22, 2019
Intro Announcement
Sandy Lo announces new StarShine Magazine podcast. Find out more at https://StarShineMag.net.
00:54
August 20, 2019