Episode forty-nine is just hanging around, burnin’ it down, sippin’ on some cold Jack Daniel’s! On the forty-ninth Box Angeles comedian Francisco Ramos (Rio, Marmaduke) stops by Studio 309. He discusses how he was an introverted child, how reading The Alchemist got him into comedy, his voiceover work on Rio and more!
The BA #049 Breakdown —
– Box rants wedding hashtags.
– Drinking and rituals.
– Being born in Venezuela and growing up in DC.
– Being introverted and learning English.
– Running track and religion.
– Attending the University of Maryland for business and getting an office job.
– Reading The Alchemist and taking an improv class at the DC improv.
– Moving to Los Angeles and taking classes at The Groundlings.
– Starting stand up for the solo aspect and working at an investment firm.
– Booking the movie Rio and doing stand up for the troops.
– Francisco describes what he does in three words and gives his logline.
– Francisco answers why Hollywood and his favorite thing about LA.
– Francisco discusses who he enjoys to watch and who he’d like to work with.
– Francisco’s favorite thing he has done and how he defines success.
– Choose your own adventure sign-off.
Guest Beer — North Coast, Blue Star Wheat Ale
Mike ‘Box’ Elder is an aspiring actor. He wants you to submit rant ideas on Facebook. Follow him on Twitter @mikeboxelder.