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Black Girl Nerds is an online community devoted to promoting nerdiness among Black women & people of color. Check us out on http://blackgirlnerds.com and play with us on social media by following us on Twitter @blackgirlnerds!

    Lovecraft Country Recap Show - Episode 3 "Holy Ghost"

    Lovecraft Country Recap Show - Episode 3 "Holy Ghost"

    We're back!  This time we are recapping episode 3 of HBO's hit sci-fi thriller 'Lovecraft Country'. In this episode we explore and breakdown the episode "Holy Ghost".

    Hosted by: Angelica and Ryanne

    Music by: Sammus

    Edited by: Jamie Broadnax

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Stephanie Levi-John and The Ladies of 'Fargo'

    Stephanie Levi-John and The Ladies of 'Fargo'

    In this 2-part episode, BGN interviews actor Stephanie Levi-John from the Starz series 'The Spanish Princess' and the ladies of the FX series 'Fargo': Karen Aldridge, Anji White, and J. Nicole Brooks. 

    Segment 1: Stephanie Levi-John plays Lina de Cardonnes on 'The Spanish Princess'. The actor shares more about her character Lina's life outside of the Court and what it is like for her raising a family and how that causes struggles with Catherine as well.

    Host: Angelica

    Segment 2: Karen Aldridge, Anji White, and J. Nicole Brooks star in the FX series 'Fargo'.  The Chicago-based actors talk about getting their roles on the show, working with Chris Rock and so much more!

    Host: Ryanne

    Music by: Sammus
    Edited by: Jamie Broadnax

    • 1 hr 17 min
    Talent Agent Tiauna Jackson and Producer Lyn Sisson-Talbert

    Talent Agent Tiauna Jackson and Producer Lyn Sisson-Talbert

    In this 2-part episode, BGN interviews talent and literary agent Tiauna Jackson and Producer Lyn Sisson-Talbert for the film soundtrack to Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey.

    Tiauna Jackson owns The Jackson Agency. Ms. Jackson built her agency from the ground up within the entertainment industry’s most competitive market, Los Angeles.

    She made history by becoming the first Writer’s Guild of America franchise in Atlanta, Georgia and is believed to be the first known Black woman with 100 percent ownership of her agency to become a WGA franchise in Los Angeles.

    Host: Ryanne

    Lyn Sisson-Talbert is a producer for the soundtrack to the film Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey (https://blackgirlnerds.com/phylicia-rashad-anika-noni-rose-madalen-mills-on-sharing-their-gifts-in-jingle-jangle/) is a musical adventure and a visual spectacle for the ages – a wholly fresh and spirited family holiday event. From the imagination of her husband writer-director-producer David E. Talbert, the film features original songs by John Legend, Philip Lawrence, Davy Nathan, and "This Day" performed by Usher featuring Kiana Ledé, Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey reminds us of the strength of family and the power of possibility.

    Host: Angelica

    Music by: Sammus

    Edited by: Jamie Broadnax

    • 1 hr 31 min
    Saoirse Ronan and Election 2020

    Saoirse Ronan and Election 2020

    In this 2-part episode, we invite actor Saoirse Ronan and have a hot topic discussion about the 2020 election.

    Segment 1: Saoirse stars in the new film 'Ammonite' opposite Kate Winslet. In 1800s England, acclaimed but unrecognized fossil hunter Mary Anning (Kate Winslet) works alone on the rugged Southern coastline. When a wealthy visitor entrusts Mary with the care of his wife Charlotte Murchison (Saoirse Ronan), she cannot afford to turn his offer down. Proud and relentlessly passionate about her work, Mary initially clashes with her unwelcome guest, but despite the distance between their social class and personalities, an intense bond begins to develop, compelling the two women to determine the true nature of their relationship.

    Host: Cat

    Segment 2: The 2020 Presidential election is finally over. The BGN Podcast staff give their hot takes about this past election year as well as the controversy surrounding the results of ballot counts, missing concession speeches, and what to expect under a Biden/Harris administration. 

    Host: Jamie, Angelica, and Ryanne

    Music by: Sammus

    Edited by: Jamie Broadnax

    • 1 hr 10 min
    I Love Black People with Jarvis Houston

    I Love Black People with Jarvis Houston

    BGN chats with Jarvis Houston, the U.S. spokesperson for 'I Love Black People'.

    I Love Black People was co-founded by Christopher Mapondera, a Zimbabwean, and Sinclair Skinner, an African-American. ILBP is a Black tech startup that uses technology to build a global network to protect Black people from racism & xenophobia, especially while traveling and in new environments. ILBP provides safe places for Black people across the world.

    ILBP is a leader in the creation of a cultural shift that empowers Black people with the tools to spend their dollars with and in communities and places where they will be safe. ILBP focuses on engaging and connecting the Black community as customers to Black-owned & Black friendly businesses.

    Host: Ryanne

    Music by: Sammus

    Edited by: Jamie Broadnax

    • 37 min
    Lovecraft Country Recap Show - Episode 2 "Whitey's On The Moon"

    Lovecraft Country Recap Show - Episode 2 "Whitey's On The Moon"

    BGN Podcast hosts Ryanne and Angelica return to recap episode 2 of the hit HBO series 'Lovecraft Country'.  The two hosts breakdown the episode aptly titled "Whitey's on the Moon".

    Music by: Sammus
    Edited by: Jamie Broadnax

    • 1 hr 4 min

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