On the one-hundred and seventy-fifth Box Angeles actor Jade Catta-Preta (Modern Family, The Jim Gaffigan Show) stops by Studio 309. She discusses being born in Brazil, taking numerous trips to NYC as a kid, her start in comedy, and more!
The BA #175 Breakdown
– Box rants sports betting.
– Drinking and rituals.
– Born in Brazil and moving to Charlottesville as a pre-teen.
– Being a dancer as a kid and later musical theatre.
– Home schooling and taking trips to NYC.
– Attending Emerson College and studying abroad in Amsterdam.
– Moving to Los Angeles, interning for a casting office and working at National Lampoon.
– Getting a job at the Comedy Store and starting out in stand up.
– Auditioning for commercials and CBS diversity showcase.
– Getting into television and having a manager that believes in you.
– Jade describes what she does in three words.
– Jade answers why show business, why Hollywood and her favorite part of LA.
– Jade discusses what content she consumes and who she’d like to work with.
– Jade’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 loves to hate sports betting. Follow him @boxangeles.