BA #170: Shane Nickerson

March 5, 2017 | 10:17 pm |

Shane Nickerson Podcast Interview

On the one-hundred and seventieth Box Angeles producer Shane Nickerson (Rob & Big, Crashletes) stops by Studio 309. He discusses his coffee rituals, commercial acting, pivoting into producer, and more!


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The BA #170 Breakdown
– Box rants UPS, again
– Drinking and rituals.
– Growing up in New Hampshire and playing outside as a kid.
– Being a gymnast and attending Keene State College.
– Almost getting kicked out and auditioning for a musical.
– A turning point moment getting told about a callback and studying the craft.
– Touring with a play before moving to Los Angeles and odd jobs.
– Starting out at The Groundlings/ iO West and getting an agent, booking commercials.
– Getting an editor gig on Big Brother and getting in at MTV.
– Meeting Rob Dyrdrek and pivoting into production.
– Jason describes what he does in three words.
– Jason answers why show business, why Hollywood and his favorite part of LA.
– Jason discusses what content he consumes and who he’d like to work with.
– Jason’s favorite thing he has done (& least) and how he defines success.
– Choose your own adventure sign-off.


STUDIO BEER – Reel Brewery, Narcissus IPA



For more Shane, catch his work in Ridiculousness on Amazon and follow him on Twitter @shanenickerson.

An aspiring actor, Mike ‘Box’ Elder hates UPS. Follow him @boxangeles.