Episode 3 of This Podcast Is… Uncalled For.Click here to listen and download.
Today, we interview Adam McKeith, a Los Angeles based actor who got his start in Kansas City. Adam plays Det. Vaughn Anderson in Mike’s sci-fi web series Tales from the Interim Net.
Adam is also an avid sports fan and talks about a few sports related stories, including whether or not LA is a good football town. We also talk about how Mike got into film.
Tales from the Interim Net – Episode Zeta: “The Rebirth of Aikori” (not “Return” as stated in the episode) – This episode of Tales includes the scene Adam said was his favorite to shoot – at the very end of the episode when Vaughn and his detective partner Jennifer Ashcroft (Ellyn Calvert) talk about what transpired over pho.
References made in this episode:
- Jeet Kune Do – the martial arts style developed by Bruce Lee
- The Kansas City Chess Club
- Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, OH
- St. Louis Chess Club
- Santa Fe Wanderers – the Kansas City based semipro soccer team that Mike supports
Video of Arnold Schwarzenegger being kicked, as referenced by Adam, who also talked about meeting Arnold and getting some good advice from him.
The scene from Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home referenced by Mike.
Apologies for all the background noise in this episode. We recorded at the Denny’s in Downtown Kansas City.
- Intro music: “Iron Bacon” by Kevin MacLeod
- Outro music: “Broken Reality” by Kevin MacLeod
- Other music: “H.E.A.T” by The Kyoto Connection
- Other music: “Ice Flow” by Kevin MacLeod