35 episodes

My Fame, Explained podcast will take you on a unique journey through the lives and minds of influencers in the realm of pop-culture, entertainment, business, sports, technology and more. We'll learn how they became famous, their inspiring stories, and how their contributions have impacted society. Hosted by Larry Gilbert (New episodes drop the first Monday of every month)

My Fame, Explained Larry Gilbert Jr

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.7 • 12 Ratings

My Fame, Explained podcast will take you on a unique journey through the lives and minds of influencers in the realm of pop-culture, entertainment, business, sports, technology and more. We'll learn how they became famous, their inspiring stories, and how their contributions have impacted society. Hosted by Larry Gilbert (New episodes drop the first Monday of every month)

    E35: Delaney Harter, Violinist & Actor

    E35: Delaney Harter, Violinist & Actor

    Delaney Harter is a highly skilled violinist renowned for her contributions to the scores of numerous hit films, such as "Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves," "The Super Mario Bros. Movie," and "Mozart in the Jungle," among others. Notably, she has showcased her talent in diverse platforms, starring in Olivia Rodrigo's music video "driving home 2 u" and featuring in a Cadillac commercial alongside Labrinth. Based in Los Angeles, her musical prowess has garnered her multiple prestigious awards, solidifying her status as a distinguished artist in the industry.



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    • 36 min
    E34: Devo Harris, Producer, Tech Entrepreneur, and Grammy Winner

    E34: Devo Harris, Producer, Tech Entrepreneur, and Grammy Winner

    Devo Harris attended the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, where he graduated with a in degree in Economics and Strategic Management. Devo then earned an MBA degree from Columbia Business School. He signed his former college roommate, John Legend, to Kanye West’s GOOD Music label in 2003. Devo won the Grammy Award for Best Rap Song in 2006 for his production of "Diamonds from Sierra Leone" by Kanye West (his cousin). He then founded a tech company that developed an interactive video platform called Adventr.



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    • 38 min
    E33: Dr. Leonard Kleinrock, Computer Scientist and Internet Pioneer

    E33: Dr. Leonard Kleinrock, Computer Scientist and Internet Pioneer

    Dr. Leonard Kleinrock is a computer scientist who developed the mathematical theory behind packet switching. He sent the first message between two computers on a network that was a precursor of the Internet. His is a distinguished Professor of Computer Science at UCLA. He has published over 250 papers and authored six books.



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    • 1 hr 8 min
    E32: Helena Nicklin, Wine and Spirits Writer and Influencer, host of Amazon Prime's 'The Three Drinkers'

    E32: Helena Nicklin, Wine and Spirits Writer and Influencer, host of Amazon Prime's 'The Three Drinkers'

    Helena Nicklin is an award-winning, freelance, wine and spirits writer, broadcaster, wine consultant, drinks influencer and judge for various international wine and spirits awards. With twenty two years in the drinks industry, the London based writer's works have been published in newspapers and magazines and is a host of the global, drinks and food travel series, 'The Three Drinkers' on Amazon Prime, which she co-produced.



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    • 34 min
    E31: Christine Lakin, Actress, Director and Producer

    E31: Christine Lakin, Actress, Director and Producer

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    Christine Lakin began her acting career at a young age growing up in Atlanta, GA. She is best known for her role as Alicia "Al" Lambert on the 1990s ABC sitcom 'Step by Step.' Beyond acting, directing and producing, she performs voice-over work including the voice of Joyce Kinney on FOX's 'Family Guy.'

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    • 29 min
    E30: Robert Powells, Founder of The Rocket Fizz Soda Pop and Candy Shops

    E30: Robert Powells, Founder of The Rocket Fizz Soda Pop and Candy Shops

    Known as the largest candy and soda shop franchise in America, Robert Powells, along with his business partner Ryan Morgan, founded The Rocket Fizz Soda Pop and Candy Shops. Though Powells has since sold his interests in the brand, there'w now over 100 locations in the U.S. and Canada. In 2015, he was featured on an episode of CBS's Undercover Boss. He has written a book titled, The Story of Rocket Fizz, America's Largest Soda Pop and Candy Shop Franchising Company.

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    • 54 min

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I always look forward to hearing your next podcast, Larry. So much to learn from each one of them.
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Fascinating!!!!

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