BA #093: JD Walsh

August 23, 2015 | 10:15 pm |

JD Walsh Podcast Interview

Episode ninety-three only calls you when it’s half past five, the only time that it’ll be by your side! On the ninety-third¬†Box Angeles actor JD Walsh (The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Two and a Half Men) stops by Studio 309. He discusses being an obnoxious kid, attending a number of different universities, starting Ultimate Improv, and more!


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The BA #093 Breakdown
– Box rants gum disposed in parking lots.
– Not drinking and rituals and podcast themes.
– Growing up in Madison, WI and not speaking to father.
– Being an obnoxious kid and getting into theater via Speech class.
– Briefly attending the University of Minnesota and transferring to UC Santa Barbara.
– Discovering improv through Theatresports and graduating from UCLA with a theater BA.
– Starting Ultimate Improv in Westwood and successes / failures with that.
– Sending out headshots and booking the first commercial audition.
– Landing a recurring role on Smart Guy at 23 and being ready when Dharma & Greg came.
– Never really working outside entertainment and the darkest period post 9/11.
– Still auditioning for commercials and advice.
– JD describes what he does in three words.
– JD answers why show business, why Hollywood and his favorite part of LA.
– JD discusses who he enjoys to watch and who he’d like to work with.
– JD’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



For more JD, catch him in ‘It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia‘ on Amazon and watch his show ‘Battleground‘ on Hulu..

An aspiring actor, Mike ‘Box’ Elder hates inconsiderate¬†gum throwers. Follow him on Twitter @boxangeles.