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Blast off into the world of entertainment with Pop Culture Planet! Hosted by TV and film critic Kristen Maldonado, Pop Culture Planet is a weekly video podcast featuring analytical pop culture discussions and interviews with diverse voices in the space. Watch new episodes every Thursday at 6:30pm EST on youtube.com/kaymaldo or listen on your favorite podcast listening platforms. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/kristen-maldonado/support

Pop Culture Planet Kristen Maldonado

    • TV & Film
    • 5.0 • 7 Ratings

Blast off into the world of entertainment with Pop Culture Planet! Hosted by TV and film critic Kristen Maldonado, Pop Culture Planet is a weekly video podcast featuring analytical pop culture discussions and interviews with diverse voices in the space. Watch new episodes every Thursday at 6:30pm EST on youtube.com/kaymaldo or listen on your favorite podcast listening platforms. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/kristen-maldonado/support

    Jake Epstein Looks Back At 20 Years Of Degrassi: The Next Generation | Interview

    Jake Epstein Looks Back At 20 Years Of Degrassi: The Next Generation | Interview

    Jake Epstein joins Kristen Maldonado on the Pop Culture Planet season 2 finale to look back at 20 years of Degrassi: The Next Generation. He opens up about playing Craig Manning, his audition with Pat Mastroianni, how much he hated Craig's cheating storyline, Jay and Silent Bob, his musical theatre career, his upcoming role in The Umbrella Academy, and so much more.

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    Jake Epstein

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    • 54 min
    Gloria Calderón Kellett On Telling Stories That Embrace Latino Joy | Interview

    Gloria Calderón Kellett On Telling Stories That Embrace Latino Joy | Interview

    Showrunner Gloria Calderón Kellett joins Kristen Maldonado on Pop Culture Planet to talk about her new Amazon show With Love, One Day At A Time, and her goal to tell stories that embrace the joy within underrepresented groups.

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    Gloria Calderón Kellett 

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    • 25 min
    Emilio Rivera Talks On My Block, Flaming Hot, and the Range Of Latino Stories | Interview

    Emilio Rivera Talks On My Block, Flaming Hot, and the Range Of Latino Stories | Interview

    Emilio Rivera joins Kristen Maldonado on Pop Culture Planet to talk about his career, including Mayans MC, On My Block, Flaming Hot, and the range in Latino stories. 

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    Emilio Rivera 

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    • 27 min
    Frankie J. Grande and Hector Navarro Talk SpongeBob BingePants Podcast | Interview

    Frankie J. Grande and Hector Navarro Talk SpongeBob BingePants Podcast | Interview

    Frankie J. Grande and Hector Navarro join Kristen Maldonado on Pop Culture Planet to talk about their new Nickelodeon podcast SpongeBob BingePants and the phenomenon that is SpongeBob. You can catch episodes of their podcast beginning October 7 on iHeartRadio.

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    Frankie J. Grande 

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    • 11 min
    Mayans M.C.'s Debra Moore Muñoz Talks Why Latinos Are Still So Underrepresented | Interview

    Mayans M.C.'s Debra Moore Muñoz Talks Why Latinos Are Still So Underrepresented | Interview

    Mayans M.C. co-producer Debra Moore Muñoz joins Kristen Maldonado on Pop Culture Planet to talk about her Latino identity, why we're still so underrepresented in Hollywood, and more.

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    • 29 min
    Rahul Kohli and Michael Trucco Talk Muslim Hero, Blind Faith, and Easter Eggs In Midnight Mass | Interview

    Rahul Kohli and Michael Trucco Talk Muslim Hero, Blind Faith, and Easter Eggs In Midnight Mass | Interview

    Rahul Kohli and Michael Trucco join Kristen Maldonado on Pop Culture Planet to talk about being the Muslim hero, blind faith, religion, angels, Easter eggs, and so much more in Mike Flanagan's Midnight Mass.

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    Rahul Kohli

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    • 16 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

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Lovely

I recently started listening because I knew one of her guests. Really nice conservations with people in the industry.

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One of my primary destinations for Pop Culture

I’ve been loving the episodes and conversations that dig deep into pop culture, representation, and where PC is heading towards in the future. I’m so glad I got to meet you Kristen because knowing you allows me to know this podcast!

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