Where are you now that episode eighty-seven needs ya?! On the eighty-seventh Box Angeles actor Karan Soni (Other Space, Safety Not Guaranteed) stops by Studio 309. He discusses attending boarding school to lose weight as a child, falling into theater, how The OC decided his college path, and more!
The BA #087 Breakdown
– Box rants cart pushers.
– Drinking and rituals.
– Growing up in New Delhi, India and being an overweight, shy kid.
– Falling into theater and joining a boarding school to lose weight.
– Attending USC because of ‘The OC’ and performing in school plays.
– Meeting with representation and booking ‘Safety Not Guaranteed’ after numerous auditions.
– Stresses of first movie, landing a manager as a result and graduation.
– Auditions on auditions and getting an AT&T commercial run.
– The ‘Other Space’ experience w/ Milana & Eugene and taking UCB classes.
– Shooting ‘Deadpool’ in Vancouver and being a citizen.
– Karan describes what he does in three words.
– Karan answers why show business, why Hollywood and his favorite part of LA.
– Karan discusses who he enjoys to watch and who he’d like to work with.
– Karan’s favorite thing he has done and how he defines success.
– Choose your own adventure sign-off.
STUDIO BEER – Golden Road, Heal the Bay IPA
An aspiring actor, Mike ‘Box’ Elder doesn’t appreciate when cart pushers don’t take pride in their work. Follow him on Twitter @boxangeles.