On the one-hundred and fifty-sixth Box Angeles actor Blair Beeken (2 Broke Girls, Superstore) stops by Studio 309. She discusses playing sports as a kid, touring with Second City, doing not-great industrials in Chicago, and more!
The BA #156 Breakdown
– Box rants a run-in with a meter maid.
– Drinking and rituals and blending.
– Growing up in Indiana, before heading back to Pittsburgh and playing sports.
– Attending Miami (OH) University, majoring in management and studying abroad.
– Moving to Chicago and starting out in improv.
– Doing the Second City cruises and then doing the Tour Co.
– Getting a commercial agent and booking some not great industrial.
– Writing a pilot, selling and moving to Los Angeles.
– Landing 2 Broke Girls and acting classes.
– Blair describes what she does in three words.
– Blair answers why show business, why Hollywood and her favorite part of LA.
– Blair discusses what content she consumes and who she’d like to work with.
– Blair’s favorite thing she has done (& least) and how she defines success.
– Choose your own adventure sign-off.
STUDIO BEER – Reel Brewery, Narcissus IPA
An aspiring actor, Mike ‘Box’ Elder dislikes meter maids’ attitudes. Follow him @boxangeles.