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Information is power. From Mindset to Tactics to Implement- this is a deep dive into how Hollywood truly works with inspirational and empowering interviews of Business Leaders and Creators around the world. Get to know global creative and thought leaders from Hollywood and beyond as they share their knowledge and engage in unique conversations led by a successful Hollywood insider on navigating Show Business and making an impact in all areas of life. Explore the journeys that made a difference in the path to success of accomplished creatives around the world.

The Heart Of Show Business With Alexia Melocchi Alexia Melocchi

    • TV & Film
    • 4.9 • 59 Ratings

Information is power. From Mindset to Tactics to Implement- this is a deep dive into how Hollywood truly works with inspirational and empowering interviews of Business Leaders and Creators around the world. Get to know global creative and thought leaders from Hollywood and beyond as they share their knowledge and engage in unique conversations led by a successful Hollywood insider on navigating Show Business and making an impact in all areas of life. Explore the journeys that made a difference in the path to success of accomplished creatives around the world.

    The Artistic Evolution of a Woman in the Director's Chair

    The Artistic Evolution of a Woman in the Director's Chair

    Have you ever wondered what it's like to climb the ranks in Hollywood as a woman behind the camera? In my latest episode, I have an intimate conversation with the accomplished director Katt Shea, whose journey from actress to director is a testament to the power of female visionaries in show business. We delve into her transformation from bringing dark themes to life in films like "Poison Ivy" to her latest interest in heartwarming stories such as "Rescued by Ruby." Katt's&n...

    • 40 min
    Comedy as a Healing Journey with Craig Shoemaker

    Comedy as a Healing Journey with Craig Shoemaker

    When life throws you curveballs, sometimes all you can do is laugh—as I chat with comedian, producer, writer Craig Shoemaker, who pivoted from childhood adversity to a celebrated career in comedy. Now also a best selling author and an in -demand motivational speaker, Craig spills the beans on using humor as a lifeline and the secret to keeping it real in an industry that's anything but. From his early days of using laughter to connect with others, he discusses his coaching program "Winn...

    • 35 min
    Empathy and Advocacy: A Dialogue with Gene Baur on Transforming the Food System

    Empathy and Advocacy: A Dialogue with Gene Baur on Transforming the Food System

    In this special episode sponsored by THE EDEN MAGAZINE, I have an eye opening discussion with Gene Bauer, a titan of the animal rights and food movement, as he shares his profound insights and a lifetime of advocacy. From Gene's academic roots at Cornell to the compassionate foundations of Farm Sanctuary, experience the power of education and empathy as Gene uncovers the shared values between activists and farmers, illustrating how our food choices can echo our innermost beliefs. ...

    • 43 min
    Narrative Threads Binding Brands to Hearts

    Narrative Threads Binding Brands to Hearts

    Imagine the power of a story so captivating it elevates a brand into an experience. That's the realm where Micki Pagano and Tony Parente of Branding build their business. Bringing their Madison Avenue savvy to the art of branded video storytelling as they went into a transition from traditional advertising to creating narratives that forge an emotional bond between brands and audiences. Micki presents "The Road to Beyond," her book that offers a profound reflection on the 9/11 ev...

    • 30 min
    Exploring Southeast European Cinema: A Conversation with SEEfest Founder Vera Mijojlić

    Exploring Southeast European Cinema: A Conversation with SEEfest Founder Vera Mijojlić

    In this episode I sit down with the remarkable Vera Mijojlić, the visionary founder behind the Southeast European Film Festival in Los Angeles. Together, we paint a vivid picture of a region's heart and soul, captured through the lens of its filmmakers. It's a conversation that transcends the expected narratives of conflict, inviting you to discover a world where the drama of real life inspires profound storytelling. My own memories of SEEfest, from teaching to adjudicating, serve as a testam...

    • 29 min
    Authentic Wealth- unlocking the energy of abundance with Kyle Cease

    Authentic Wealth- unlocking the energy of abundance with Kyle Cease

    When I embarked on my acting career, I believed success and happiness were always just beyond reach – until I realized that true wealth comes from within. This revelation is at the core of my conversation with the soul-centered Kyle Cease, who evolved from comedian to motivational speaker and author, guiding us through the 'starving artist' myth and beyond. Together, we dissect the often-misguided pursuit of happiness through achievement and challenge the societal norms that...

    • 51 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
59 Ratings

59 Ratings

Micki Pagano ,

So motivating!

Alexia is a warm and engaging host, who really brings out the heart in her guests’ stories. So inspiring!! Full of great insider info and really motivating. Love this!

christopher dalbey ,

A Podcast Full of Insight

Alexia does an incredible job providing insight about the what is truly at the heart of show business and latest industry conditions.
Her podcasts are both enjoyable and super informative. Highly recommend checking out her podcasts and catch up on the latest!

Life1.0 ,

Captivating Conversations and Insights

I’ve really enjoyed listening to Alexis Menocchi’s podcast which offers up insider business treats for its listeners. Her guests include producers, actors, directors, etc. Alexia offers advise at every stage of the business, and for me, EVERY episode gives you take aways. For someone on the outside trying to get in this is crucial. And her easy-going manner is just icing on the cake. I’m loving it and highly recommend a listen. You won’t be sorry!

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