153 episodes

Inspired by the international bestselling young adult / science-fiction novel Excelsior, this weekly interview show puts the spotlight on both up-and-coming and established creative talents who share their journey to success.

Excelsior Journeys George Sirois

    • Arts
    • 5.0 • 24 Ratings

Inspired by the international bestselling young adult / science-fiction novel Excelsior, this weekly interview show puts the spotlight on both up-and-coming and established creative talents who share their journey to success.

    It's-a Him! It's-a the Voice of Super Mario, Actor Charles Martinet!

    It's-a Him! It's-a the Voice of Super Mario, Actor Charles Martinet!

    This week, host and producer George Sirois continues the look back at FanExpo STL with a special interview from the pre-event gathering at https://shopapotheosis.com/ (Apotheosis Comics and Lounge). During the festivities, George was able to sit down with voice actor Charles Martinet, who, for the past three decades, has been the voice of Mario himself! They talked about how Charles found the inspiration for Mario, his decision to go in a completely different direction than everyone else, and so much more!
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    • 15 min
    Clerks III Stars Trevor Fehrman, Brian O'Halloran, and Jeff Anderson. In a Row.

    Clerks III Stars Trevor Fehrman, Brian O'Halloran, and Jeff Anderson. In a Row.

    The look back at FanExpo STL continues! Early on in the weekend, host and producer George Sirois got to sit down with each of the stars of the upcoming Kevin Smith film Clerks III: Trevor Fehrman (Elias), Brian O'Halloran (Dante), and Jeff Anderson (Randal).
    Make sure to download the https://www.goodpods.com/ (Goodpods app) to listen to each episode of Excelsior Journeys!
    Want to be an in-demand podcast guest? Join the Endless Stages Challenge and you'll become one in less than 100 days. I'm so proud to be an affiliate for this challenge, and I invite you - creatives from all walks of life - to click on this link https://podcasting.endlessstages.com/?fpr=george52 (HERE).
    Click https://podcasting.endlessstages.com/ (HERE) to learn more about the challenge, and click https://stages.seantylerfoley.com/ (HERE) for more information about Endless Stages.
    To show your support for Excelsior Journeys, Excelsior Journeys: The First Steps, An Evening with Ivonna Cadaver, and From Duck Till Dark: Outside the Marvel Studios, please click on https://www.hesgotit.com/podcasts (www.hesgotit.com/podcasts) to subscribe, rate and review, and access the Buy Me a Coffee link.

    • 27 min
    NARF! (Or, Celebrating 150 Episodes with Legendary Voice Actor Rob Paulsen)

    NARF! (Or, Celebrating 150 Episodes with Legendary Voice Actor Rob Paulsen)

    It's Episode 150 of the Excelsior Journeys podcast, and host and producer George Sirois got to celebrate this milestone at FanExpo STL by speaking with voice actor Rob Paulsen, the man behind Yakko Warner and Pinky from Animaniacs, Raphael from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and much more. The two discussed Rob meeting fans at conventions, his victory over throat cancer, his Talkin' Toons podcast (access every episode on Spotify!), and more!
    Make sure to download the https://www.goodpods.com/ (Goodpods app) to listen to each episode of Excelsior Journeys!
    Want to be an in-demand podcast guest? Join the Endless Stages Challenge and you'll become one in less than 100 days. I'm so proud to be an affiliate for this challenge, and I invite you - creatives from all walks of life - to click on this link https://podcasting.endlessstages.com/?fpr=george52 (HERE).
    Click https://podcasting.endlessstages.com/ (HERE) to learn more about the challenge, and click https://stages.seantylerfoley.com/ (HERE) for more information about Endless Stages.
    To show your support for Excelsior Journeys, Excelsior Journeys: The First Steps, An Evening with Ivonna Cadaver, and From Duck Till Dark: Outside the Marvel Studios, please click on https://www.hesgotit.com/podcasts (www.hesgotit.com/podcasts) to subscribe, rate and review, and access the Buy Me a Coffee link.

    • 20 min
    Horror Host Ivonna Cadaver Returns with TerrorTalk Host Michael B and Psychic Medium Heather Campbell

    Horror Host Ivonna Cadaver Returns with TerrorTalk Host Michael B and Psychic Medium Heather Campbell

    Macabre Theatre Host Ivonna Cadaver has made her long-awaited return to Excelsior Journeys as she and host and producer George Sirois sit down with Michael B of the TerrorTalk podcast and psychic medium Heather Campbell. The four of them enjoyed a spirited conversation on Facebook Live, discussing some upcoming segments on YTA's Macabre Theatre with Ivonna and Mike sharing the small screen, Heather's experiences as a paranormal investigator, George's news on what to expect for Excelsior Journeys, and more!
    Want to be an in-demand podcast guest? Join the Endless Stages Challenge and you'll become one in less than 100 days. I'm so proud to be an affiliate for this challenge, and I invite you - creatives from all walks of life - to click on this link https://podcasting.endlessstages.com/?fpr=george52 (HERE).
    Click https://podcasting.endlessstages.com/ (HERE) to learn more about the challenge, and click https://stages.seantylerfoley.com/ (HERE) for more information about Endless Stages.
    To show your support for Excelsior Journeys, Excelsior Journeys: The First Steps, An Evening with Ivonna Cadaver, and From Duck Till Dark: Outside the Marvel Studios, please click on https://www.hesgotit.com/podcasts (www.hesgotit.com/podcasts) to subscribe, rate and review, and access the Buy Me a Coffee link.

    • 1 hr
    Award-Winning Screenwriter John Griffin's Journey From Marymount Manhattan College to From

    Award-Winning Screenwriter John Griffin's Journey From Marymount Manhattan College to From

    The month-long salute to writers on Excelsior Journeys concludes with this week's conversation with John Griffin, creator of From, the hit science-fiction / horror television series. John and host and producer George Sirois talked about their time together at Marymount Manhattan College in New York City, how John decided to make his way to California, the different projects he worked on that led to him winning the Niccol Fellowship in 2009 for his screenplay Dream Before Waking, and much more.
    Want to be an in-demand podcast guest? Join the Endless Stages Challenge and you'll become one in less than 100 days. I'm so proud to be an affiliate for this challenge, and I invite you - creatives from all walks of life - to click on this link https://podcasting.endlessstages.com/?fpr=george52 (HERE).
    Click https://podcasting.endlessstages.com/ (HERE) to learn more about the challenge, and click https://stages.seantylerfoley.com/ (HERE) for more information about Endless Stages.
    To show your support for Excelsior Journeys, Excelsior Journeys: The First Steps, An Evening with Ivonna Cadaver, and From Duck Till Dark: Outside the Marvel Studios, please click on https://www.hesgotit.com/podcasts (www.hesgotit.com/podcasts) to subscribe, rate and review, and access the Buy Me a Coffee link.

    • 52 min
    Comic Creator Conor McCreery is Killing Shakespeare and Loving It!

    Comic Creator Conor McCreery is Killing Shakespeare and Loving It!

    The month-long tribute to writers continues on, and this week, host and producer George Sirois gives listeners a look at the night before FanExpo STL, to https://shopapotheosis.com/ (Apotheosis Comics and Lounge) in St. Louis, Missouri. This was where George sat down with comic creator Conor McCreery and the two discussed how Conor came up with the idea for what would become his signature series "Kill Shakespeare," how he started working on the Assassin's Creed comic series, and more!
    NOTE: Due to technical issues, the audio quality for this week's show isn't at its best.
    Want to be an in-demand podcast guest? Join the Endless Stages Challenge and you'll become one in less than 100 days. I'm so proud to be an affiliate for this challenge, and I invite you - creatives from all walks of life - to click on this link https://podcasting.endlessstages.com/?fpr=george52 (HERE).
    Click https://podcasting.endlessstages.com/ (HERE) to learn more about the challenge, and click https://stages.seantylerfoley.com/ (HERE) for more information about Endless Stages.
    To show your support for Excelsior Journeys, Excelsior Journeys: The First Steps, An Evening with Ivonna Cadaver, and From Duck Till Dark: Outside the Marvel Studios, please click on https://www.hesgotit.com/podcasts (www.hesgotit.com/podcasts) to subscribe, rate and review, and access the Buy Me a Coffee link.

    • 19 min

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24 Ratings

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This is life changing

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We all have a "lighting-bolt" moment that has transformed our lives in some way. Each guest shares that journey and you'll learn incredible insights from it. Put this podcast into your weekly rotation as you search for the same success.

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Asks direct and powerful questions!

Enjoyed my conversation with George. In our 30 minute conversation George asked powerful questions that will help his community understand the need for silence today.

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