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For Fuck's Sake "4FS_Podcast" - Alvarez Keko Salazar Productions EPISODE 5, 7th August 2020
Episode 5: Gen X-Y-Z
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Episode 5: Gen X-Y-Z

August brings together 3 generations to the microphones

Gen X, Y & Z embodied by:

Host Aaron Salazar (Award-Winning Theatre Director-Producer Featured in the New York Times, New York Daily News & New York Post)

Danny Marin (Award-Winning Producer, Actor & Founder of Con Limón Productions)

Cheech Manohar (Broadway triple threat currently playing ‘Kevin G” in Mean Girls the musical & upcoming Screenwriter) 

Episode 5 is dense and chock full of hot topics we discuss:

  • (03:28) Danny’s “Elevator Pitch” 
  • (05:26) Cheech’s “Elevator Pitch”
  • (09:15) The implications and importance of what the possible Tik Tok shut down means and it’s perceived threat to the current administration (23:29)
  • (26:03) The Vote: How third party voting will be detrimental to the 2020 election and how “Settling” for Biden is paramount. 
  • (40:48) The fall out from the 2016 election to marginalized communities we represent on the show
  • (49:00) A much needed “Meditation Break”
  • (52:00) How Danny & Cheech met each other being at all the same casting calls
  • (54:07) The perception of race in casting
  • (59:21) Coded language in castings to further perpetuate stereotypes 
  • (01:00:41) Casting turning non-white talent into Asexual punchlines
  • (01:09:37) The work of decolonizing your mind as a non-white artist in the entertainment industry 

That is just a taste.

Grab a beverage and snack dear friends, this episode is not to be missed. 

This is just the first of 4 episodes with Cheech Manohar & Danny Marin as they begin their journey as the August Guest Co-Hosts on the show!

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