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Black Girl Nerds

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The #ThronesYall Recap Show - Episode 5

1:05:27 | May 14th

We breakdown Season 8 Episode 5 of the series finale of Game of Thrones. Also known under the Twitter hashtag moniker #ThronesYall. Jamie, Angelica, and Ryanne recap the episode and share their thoughts about season 8 episode 5 “The Last War”. Edit...Show More
The #ThronesYall Recap Show - Episode 4

1:16:31 | May 7th

We breakdown Season 8 Episode 4 of the series finale of Game of Thrones. Also known under the Twitter hashtag moniker #ThronesYall. Jamie, Angelica, and Natacia recap the episode and share their thoughts about season 8 episode 4 “The Last of the Sta...Show More
BGN #162 I 'L.A.'s Finest' Gabrielle Union and Jessica Alba & 'See You Yesterday' Filmmakers Stefon Bristol and Frederica Bailey

47:36 | May 6th

Segment 1: Premiering May 13th is the 'Bad Boys' spinoff 'L.A.'s Finest' starring Gabrielle Union and Jessica Alba. The actresses sit down with Cat Combs to discuss playing complex 3-dimensional women in this new action series. Segment 2: Netflix ...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - Something In The Water Festival RECAP

1:12:30 | May 1st

The 2019 Something In The Water Festival in Virginia Beach, VA was a success! Jamie and Jae breakdown their experiences at the festival and go over the pros and cons. Featuring guest Jae from Just Say Words Podcast Edited by: Jamie Broadnax
The #ThronesYall Recap Show - Episode 3

52:06 | Apr 30th

Winter has arrived! We breakdown Season 8 Episode 3 of the series finale of Game of Thrones. Also known under the Twitter hashtag moniker #ThronesYall. Jamie, Angelica, and Alex recap the episode and share their thoughts about season 8 episode 3 "Th...Show More
The #ThronesYall Recap Show - Episode 2

1:30:57 | Apr 23rd

Winter has arrived! We breakdown Season 8 Episode 2 of the series finale of Game of Thrones. Also known under the Twitter hashtag moniker #ThronesYall. Jamie, Angelica, and Ashley recap the episode and share their thoughts about season 8 episode 2 "...Show More
BGN Podcast Extra - #ThronesYall Recap

1:18:54 | Apr 16th

Winter has arrived! We breakdown Season 8 Episode 1 of the series finale of Game of Thrones.  Also known under the Twitter hashtag moniker #ThronesYall.   Jamie and Angelica recap the episode and share their thoughts about the premiere. Edited by: ...Show More
BGN #161 I Women In Hollywood with Tessa Thompson, Olivia Wilde and Numa Perrier

1:03:16 | Apr 8th

This star-studded podcast episode features films made by women directors! Segment 1: BGN chats with Tessa Thompson and filmmaker Nia DaCosta about the new film 'Little Woods' which premieres April 19th in theaters. Interviewer: Cat Combs Segment 2...Show More
BGN #160 I Jason Mitchell and American Gods

1:15:02 | Mar 25th

Segment 1: Actor Jason Mitchell stops by to make his second appearance on the BGNPodcast to chat about his latest film 'The Mustang'. Released by Focus Features on March 15th. Hosted by: Cheryl Collins Segment 2: Jonita Davis and Ricardo Hazell...Show More
BGN #159 I Lashana Lynch and Chinonye Chukwu

33:52 | Mar 4th

This week we interview actress Lashana Lynch playing the role of Maria Rambeau in 'Captain Marvel'. Filmmaker Chinonye Chukwu chats with us about her Sundance Jury Prize-winning film 'Clemency'. Music by: Sammus Edited by: Jamie Broadnax Intervie...Show More
BGN #158 I Marcus Scribner and Jason Blum

28:43 | Feb 25th

Segment 1: Actor Marcus Scribner joins us on the podcast to discuss his NAACP Award nomination as well as his work on the hit ABC show black-ish and the Netflix series She-Ra and the Princesses of Power Segment 2: Producer and founder of Blumhouse P...Show More
BGN #157 I Sundance Warmup With Crystal Kayiza

31:04 | Jan 16th

Crystal Kayiza was raised in Oklahoma and is now a Brooklyn-based documentary filmmaker. Her work focuses on pursuing more nuanced storytelling about the African diaspora. She is the recipient of a 2018 Sundance Ignite Fellowship and a 2017 Jacob Bur...Show More
BGN #156 I Actress Sheryl Lee Ralph and Film Editor Joi McMillon

33:36 | Jan 7th

Segment 1: With an illustrious career in film, TV, and theater, acting veteran Sheryl Lee Ralph joins us to chat about her new CBS series 'Fam' which makes it debut this week. Segment 2: Film editor Joi McMillon who worked on one of the most criti...Show More
BGN #155 I Filmmaker Malcolm D. Lee and Actress Saniyya Sidney

33:58 | Jan 3rd

Segment 1: Malcolm D. Lee discusses the DVD release of 'Night School', his craft as a director and his upcoming projects with Universal Pictures Segment 2: Actress Saniyya Sidney is the star of the new series 'The Passage' making its debut on Fox th...Show More
BGN #154 I It's All About 'Scrooged'

59:15 | Dec 21st, 2018

A holiday podcast episode based on the 1988 film 'Scrooged' starring Bill Murray and an all-star cast.  Jamie Broadnax, Jonita Davis, and Sezín Koehler. The Black Girl Nerds team geeks out over this Christmas classic and shares their connection with ...Show More
BGN #153 I Overlord, Black Panther Chat and Sanaa Lathan

1:05:22 | Nov 12th, 2018

Segment 1: Jovan Adepo star of the new Paramount Pictures film 'Overlord' chats with us about his role in the film. Hosted by: Jonita Segment 2: Journalist Jesse J. Holland geeks out with us over Black Panther and comic books as he works to be a hi...Show More
BGN #152 I Homecoming and Lisa Simpson

1:00:15 | Nov 5th, 2018

Segment 1: Amazon Prime has a new original series based on the podcast of the same name called 'Homecoming'.  The series stars Julia Roberts and Stephan James.  'Mr. Robot' TV showrunner Sam Esmail directed and produced the series. Sam Esmail chats w...Show More
BGN #151 I Hell Fest and Girls Build

29:31 | Oct 15th, 2018

Segment 1: Actress Reign Edwards the star of 'Hell Fest' chats about her role in this horror just in time for the Halloween season! Interviewer: Jamie Broadnax Segment 2: TV powerhouse Shonda Rhimes talks about the importance of getting out the...Show More
BGN #150 I Film Composer Federico Jusid And Our TIFF Recap

1:31:15 | Sep 25th, 2018

Segment 1: Federico Jusid is the film composer behind the Dan Fogelman film 'Life Itself' which is currently theaters nationwide. Segment 2: Jamie and Jonita give their recap about the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival. Edited by: Jamie ...Show More
BGN #149 I 'The Nun' Interview

52:34 | Aug 27th, 2018

BGN 149 is devoted entirely to the new Warner Bros film 'The Nun' which opens in theaters nationwide Sept 7th.  Featured interviews from Taissa Farmiga, Demian Bichir and filmmaker Corin Hardy. This episode was recorded in a roundtable interview wit...Show More
BGN #148 I TIFF 2018 and Fashion in 'Sorry To Bother You'

57:38 | Aug 20th, 2018

Segment 1: Co-head and Artistic Director of the Toronto International Film Festival Cameron Bailey chats about the impending event as well as what it takes to become a good film critic. Interviewer: Jonita Davis Segment 2: Costume designer Deir...Show More
BGN #147 I Crazy Rich Asians & Cut Throat City

59:46 | Aug 13th, 2018

Segment 1: Warner Bros latest film 'Crazy Rich Asians' due out in theaters August 15th is one of the most talked about films of the summer. Cast members Ken Jeong, Gemma Chan and Awkwafina chat with us about the film. Interviewer: Jamie Broadnax Se...Show More
BGN #146 I Whitney, Iron Fist and Cloak & Dagger

1:03:43 | Jul 23rd, 2018

Segment 1: Cheryl interviews filmmaker and manager of the late Whitney Houston, Pat Houston to discuss her latest film based on the life of her sister-in-law called "Whitney". Segment 2: Cat sits in on a roundtable interview with the cast and crew o...Show More
BGN #145 I Behind The Jurassic World Junket

52:03 | Jun 29th, 2018

Managing Editor Jonita Davis chats about her experience during the Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom junket in Hawaii. Featured are also snippets from her interviews with Jeff Goldblum, JA Bayona, Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard.  Edited by: Jamie ...Show More
BGN #144 I Superfly & Solo

1:06:01 | Jun 14th, 2018

Segment 1: Jeandra interviews the cast and crew of Sony's latest film 'Superfly'. Featuring interviews from Trevor Jackson, Jason Mitchell, Lex Scott Davis and Director X. Segment 2: DaVette and Shenee chat about 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' and discus...Show More
BGN #143 I The Royal Wedding Podcast

51:10 | May 28th, 2018

DaVette and Cheryl have a candid discussion around the ever popular Royal Wedding between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. Have a cup of tea and enjoy this special episode dedicated to our new Duchess of Sussex! Edited by Jamie Broadnax Music by...Show More
BGN #142 I Infinity War, Hereditary and Fear The Walking Dead

1:28:54 | May 20th, 2018

Segment 1: DaVette and Shenee give their reactions to Marvel's Avengers: Infinity War and tell all about what they came away with during and after the film. Segment 2: Jamie interviews the cast and crew of the new A24 film "Hereditary". This inter...Show More
BGN #141 I Avengers: Infinity War Set Visit - Part 2

1:02:55 | Apr 15th, 2018

Part 2 of our set visit interviews for Marvel's 'Avengers: Infinity War' Cast features: Chadwick Boseman, Mark Ruffalo, Don Cheadle and writers Stephen McFeely and Christopher Markus Hosted and edited by: Jamie Broadnax Music by: Sammus
BGN #140 I Avengers: Infinity War Set Visit - Part 1

55:01 | Apr 8th, 2018

Part 1 of our set visit interviews for Marvel's 'Avengers: Infinity War' Cast features: Danai Gurira, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Anthony Mackie and Sebastian Stan. Hosted and edited by: Jamie Broadnax Music by: Sammus
BGN #139 I ANOTHER SXSW Rewind: An Interview with Regina Hall and Cast/Crew Interviews of 'First Match' and 'Blockers'

1:01:32 | Apr 4th, 2018

Segment 1: Jamie sits down in a 1:1 interview with actress Regina Hall to discuss her latest film 'Support The Girls' which made its debut at SXSW.  Segment 2: Jamie chats with the cast and crew of the Netflix film 'First Match' which features direc...Show More
BGN #138 I SXSW Rewind: Cast/Crew Interviews with 'Fast Color' and 'Jinn'

1:04:44 | Mar 22nd, 2018

Segment 1: Jamie interviews filmmakers Julia Hart and Jordan Horowitz along with starlet Saniyya Sidney about the film 'Fast Color' a story about 3 magical black girls with superhuman powers. Hosted by: Jamie Segment 2: A roundtable featuring the ca...Show More
BGN #137 I Sundance Rewind and 'Mute'

51:06 | Mar 2nd, 2018

Segment 1: Features interviews from Qasim Basir and Samantha Tanner director and co-writer of 'A Boy. A Girl. A Dream: Love on Election Night'. Segment 2: Features director of 'Mute' Duncan Jones Segments hosted by: Jacqueline Music by: Sammus Edit...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - It's Black Panther Week!

47:02 | Feb 12th, 2018

The last round of interviews from our set visit, feature actors Chadwick Boseman, Lupita Nyong'o and Michael B. Jordan. Music by: Sammus Edited by: Jamie Broadnax
BGN #136 I '12 Strong' and 'Come Sunday'

50:45 | Feb 12th, 2018

Segment 1: Trevante Rhodes chats with us about his latest role in the American war film '12 Strong' currently playing in theaters. Hosted by: Joelle Segment 2: Condola Rashad chats with us about her film and its debut at Sundance called 'Come Sunday'...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - The Women Behind Black Panther: Hannah Beachler and Ruth E. Carter

1:22:31 | Feb 8th, 2018

Behind every great nation there are women building it. In this episode we interview Hannah Beachler and Ruth E. Carter---as they take us down their creative paths to how they created the world of Wakanda in Black Panther. Hannah Beachler is the produ...Show More
BGN #135 Sundance Edition: Tessa Thompson, Tiffany Vazquez, Daveed Diggs and Rafael Casal

1:08:39 | Feb 4th, 2018

Segment 1: 'Sorry To Bother You' made its debut at Sundance and actress Tessa Thompson who plays Detroit, tells us about why she chose the role and discusses her work as feminist in the entertainment industry. Hosted by: Jamie and Valerie Segment 2:...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - Set Visit Interview with Nate Moore, Martin Freeman and Andy Serkis

1:09:51 | Feb 1st, 2018

On the set of Black Panther, journalists ask questions of the cast and crew. Featured are Nate Moore, Andy Serkis and Martin Freeman.
BGN #134 I Black Panther Set Visit Discussion

1:14:10 | Jan 24th, 2018

Jamie and Jacqueline discuss their experience being on the set of Marvel's "Black Panther"
BGN #133 I The Black Lightning Episode featuring Dabier Snell

1:03:53 | Jan 6th, 2018

Segment 1: Actor Dabier Snell chats with Kay-B about his role on the new CW series "Black Lightning". Segment 2: Jamie and Kay-B chat about the highlights of the first two episodes of the series. This is obviously a spoiler-free segment. Edited by: ...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - A Spoilerrifc Last Jedi

1:14:11 | Dec 30th, 2017

Kayla leads a discussion along with Mel, Joelle and Kyndal about 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'
#BGNPodcast Extra - Star Wars: The Last Jedi

1:12:24 | Dec 10th, 2017

This episode features EXCLUSIVE interviews with actors John Boyega and Kelly Marie Tran. The final segment is a recorded press conference of the cast hosted by Entertainment Weekly writer Anthony Breznican. Interviews by Joelle Monique Podcast segm...Show More
BGN #132 I The Mudbound Episode

58:28 | Nov 4th, 2017

"Mudbound" the new film premiering on Netflix November 17th follows the McAllan family, newly transplanted from the quiet civility of Memphis and unprepared for the harsh demands of farming. Despite the grandiose dreams of Henry (Clarke), his wife La...Show More
BGN #131 I Roundtables and Panels

2:11:27 | Oct 22nd, 2017

Segment 1: Black Lightning roundtable featuring Nafessa Williams and Christine Adams featuring journalist Kay-B Segment 2: Professor Marston & The Wonder Women panel at NYCC recorded by MR Daniel Segment 3: Jack Ryan roundtable featuring Carlton Cuse...Show More
BGN #130 I Pacific Rim Uprising, Professor Martson at NYCC and BGN Fan Chat at SLCC

1:22:36 | Oct 15th, 2017

Segment 1: Actor John Boyega discusses his role as Jake Pentecost in the sequel to "Pacific Rim" in the Universal Pictures movie "Pacific Rim: Uprising". Interview by: Mel Segment 2: At NYCC the cast and crew of the Annapurna Pictures film "Professo...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - Randomness

1:13:48 | Oct 15th, 2017

A 2-hour discussion of girl talk got captured on a recording among some of the hosts of the BGNPodcast. In this episode features Jamie, Kyndal, Mel and Kayla. Listen and be a fly on the wall as we have a girlfriend's sleepover chat about favorite son...Show More
BGN #129 I Jay Ellis, Five Fingers and Lauren Lake

1:31:31 | Oct 1st, 2017

Segment 1: Actor Jay Ellis stops by to chat about his latest webseries "Hard Medicine" on the Urban Movie Channel. Hosted by: Tora Segment 2: The cast of the film "Five Fingers For Marseilles" which premiered at TIFF sit down to chat about their role...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - DragonCon 2017

1:14:29 | Sep 21st, 2017

An episode featuring guests from DragonCon 2017. Hosted by Mel, Crystal and Tai. Interviews with Kelly Sue DeConnick, Richard “Lord British” Garriott, Starr Long and Alex Kingston. Edited by: Jamie Broadnax Music by: Sammus
BGN #128 I TIFF Special Edition: Sighted Eyes-Feeling Heart, Black Cop, Mountain Between Us and A Season In France

1:25:50 | Sep 17th, 2017

Segment 1: Jamie interviews filmmaker Tracy Heather Strain about the documentary based on the life of playwright Lorraine Hansberry called "Sighted Eyes, Feeling Heart". Segment 2: Jamie interviews actor-director Cory Bowles about his first feature ...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - Faith Evans & Biggie on A&E

16:50 | Sep 4th, 2017

Caron welcomes Faith Evans to discuss life, love, and Biography Presents: BIGGIE: The Life of The Notorious B.I.G. on A&E
BGN #127 I TIFF 2017 & Between Lost and Found

1:42:38 | Sep 3rd, 2017

Segment 1: Artistic Director for the Toronto International Film Festival, Cameron Bailey chats about his role this year at TIFF and what exciting films are in store for attendees. Hosted by: Jacqueline and Lauren Segment 2: Documentary Programmer ...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - Game Of Thrones Finale

1:02:42 | Aug 29th, 2017

A roundtable discussion on the season 7 finale of Game of Thrones. Featuring Jamie, Kyndal, Mel, Joelle and Kayla
BGN #126 I Corey's Living Colour and Fandom To Creator at SDCC

1:16:13 | Aug 27th, 2017

Segment 1: Musician Corey Glover the front man for the rock band Living Colour discuss his latest endeavor and upcoming tour. Hosted by: Kristin Segment 2: At SDCC the Fandom to Creator panel provides tips and tricks on how to use your fandom to crea...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - The Defenders Roundtable

49:10 | Aug 22nd, 2017

Jamie hosts a roundtable discussion on the Marvel Netflix series The Defenders. Featured are Kayla, Mel, Carolyn and special guest Melanie Dione.
BGN #125 I Tina Mabry, Midnight, TX's Monica and Whose Streets?

1:57:55 | Aug 20th, 2017

Segment 1: Director, writer and producer Tina Mabry chats about her body of work from shows like Queen Sugar to her directorial debut feature Mississippi Damned.   Hosts: Jamie and Tora Segment 2: TV showrunner Monica Owusu-Breen chats about an upcom...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - Donald Trump Is An Idiot

1:23:23 | Aug 16th, 2017

This roundtable featuring Jamie, Kyndal, Caron, Mel and DaVette discusses the circumstances surrounding the Charlottesville tragedy, our own brushes with racism, and how much of a moron Donald Trump is. Edited by: Jamie Broadnax
Melanin Misadventures: The Blacklorette Podcast FINALE

1:12:08 | Aug 15th, 2017

Jacqueline and Joi, they break down the series featuring the first Black woman bachelorette! - Raw edit
BGN #124 Luke James 2.0, Amy Aniobi and Teen Wolf

1:33:29 | Aug 13th, 2017

Segment 1: Luke James joins us after a recording mishap (see episode #123) to talk about his work as an actor, singer and songwriter.   Hosted by: Jamie, Joi, Kayla, Kay-B and Grace Segment 2: Writer, producer and actress Amy Aniobi chats about her w...Show More
BGN #123 I Parisa Fitz-Henley, Luke James and Comics Journalism

1:48:31 | Aug 6th, 2017

Segment 1: Actress Parisa Fitz-Henley stops by to chat with is about her work on the NBC supernatural series Midnight, TX.  Hosts: Jamie and Tora Segment 2: Singer/Songwriter Luke James chats with us about his work in movie and TV Hosts: Jamie, Kay-B...Show More
Melanin Misadventures: The Blacklorette Podcast (Eps 7 & 8)

1:46:44 | Aug 5th, 2017

Jacqueline and Joi, they break down the series featuring the first Black woman bachelorette!
BGN #122 I Ballers & Bright

47:34 | Jul 30th, 2017

Segment 1: Caron sits down on a 1:1 with actors Jazmyn Simon and Donovan Carter of the HBO hit series "Ballers" Segment 2: Jamie records a press conference on the Netflix film Bright and asks Will Smith a question about his role as a police officer....Show More
Marvel Studios at #SDCC

23:23 | Jul 24th, 2017

At San Diego Comic Con, we had the opportunity to chat with the following talent coming from the Marvel Cinematic Universe: Letitia Wright (Shuri) from Black Panther, Chadwick Boseman (T'Challa) from Black Panther, Joe Russo (Dir) of Infinity War, W...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - Blerd City Con

24:58 | Jul 13th, 2017

Jamie sits down on a one-on-one interview with Clariesa Clay, the founder of Blerd City Con which will make its debut in NYC on July 29th!
BGN #121 I Spider-Man Homecoming, Nelsan Ellis Tribute, and Jason Mewes

49:41 | Jul 9th, 2017

Segment 1: Actress/model Laura Harrier joins us to chat about her role as Liz Allen in the new film Spider-Man Homecoming.   Hosted by: Kay-B Segment 2: Actor Nelsan Ellis passed away July 8th 2017 and he will be missed.  We feature one of the most p...Show More
Melanin Misadventures: The Blacklorette Podcast (Eps 5&6)

37:08 | Jul 5th, 2017

Episodes 5 and 6 hosted by Jacqueline and Joi, they break down the series featuring the first every Black woman bachelorette! Edited by: Jamie Broadnax
Melanin Misadventures: The Blacklorette Podcast (Ep 4)

1:14:27 | Jul 5th, 2017

Episodes 4 hosted by Jacqueline and Joi, they break down the series featuring the first every Black woman bachelorette! Raw file: No edit
BGN #120 I The Bold Type, Midnight Texas, and #DatFlash

1:34:40 | Jul 2nd, 2017

Segment 1: At the ATX Festival in Austin, Jacquline interviews actors Aisha Dee and Katie Stevens; stars of the new series The Bold Type which premieres on Freeform July 11th! Segment 2: Jacqueline participates in a roundtable interview with the cast...Show More
BGN #119 I AwesomeCon, Created Equal and Well Read Black Girl

1:42:47 | Jun 25th, 2017

Segment 1: Jamie heads over to AwesomeCon and interviews featured guests and popular voice actors Phil LaMarr and Khary Payton. Hosted by: Jamie Segment 2: Caron chats with filmmaker Bill Duke and actor Greg Allan Williams about their latest film "Cr...Show More
Melanin Misadventures: The Blacklorette Podcast (Eps 2&3)

2:21:16 | Jun 14th, 2017

Episodes 2 & 3 hosted by Jacqueline and Joi, they break down the series featuring the first every Black woman bachelorette! Episode 2 edited by: John Bauer Episode 3 edited by: Jamie Broadnax
BGN #118 I The Vulture Fest Episode

1:24:00 | Jun 11th, 2017

NYC correspondent Kay B takes us to The Vulture Festival which took place May 20-21 in New York City. The following episode features interviews from Bryan Fuller, Luke Perry and Jennie Urman. The final segment is a Jane The Virgin panel featuring G...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - Wonder Woman

1:05:03 | Jun 6th, 2017

Want to know what the team behind BGN thought about the movie Wonder Woman? We share our thoughts and keep it completely 100 here! Hosted by: Jamie, Kay B, Mel and Leo Edited by: Jamie Broadnax Music by: Sammus
BGN #117 I Geekin Out with Marc Bernardin and The Wall

1:08:03 | Jun 4th, 2017

Segment 1: Comic book writer, editor, and podcaster Marc Bernardin joins is to chat about his latest projects including a new Genius comic and his work with JJ Abrams in Castle Rock Hosted by: Jamie, Joelle and Jacqueline Segment 2: Writer Dwain Worr...Show More
Melanin Misadventures: The Blacklorette Podcast

1:04:51 | Jun 2nd, 2017

Episode one hosted by Jacqueline and Joi, they break down the pilot episode of the series featuring the first every Black woman bachelorette! Edited by: Jamie Broadnax
BGN #116 I Bilquis Da Goddess and The State of Comedy

1:42:51 | May 27th, 2017

Segment 1: Actress Yetide Badaki joins us to discuss her provocative role of Bilquis on the hit Starz series American Gods based on the Neil Gaiman book of the same name. Hosted by: Jamie, Kyndal and Jacqueline Segment 2: Comedian John Minus chats wi...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - Bryan Fuller Gets Bloody at Vulture Festival

40:49 | May 20th, 2017

Hannibal and American Gods creator Bryan Fuller in conversation with New York Magazine and Vulture TV critic Matt Zoller Seitz, discussing notable bloody scenes that inspired him over his career. Recorded by: Kay B Edited by: Jamie Broadnax Music b...Show More
BGN #115 I W Kamau Bell and Angie Thomas

1:28:51 | May 20th, 2017

Segment 1: W Kamau Bell makes his second appearance on the #BGNPodcast and chats with Joelle about his latest book and his work on CNN's United Shades of America. Hosted by Joelle Segment 2: Angie Thomas is a NY Times Best Selling Author of the boo...Show More
BGN #114 I The Mother's Day Episode

1:51:32 | May 13th, 2017

Happy Mother's Day! We're devoting our podcast episode to our Moms! Featuring Jamie, Kyndal, Joi, Tora, Kay B and Joelle in this lovely interview episode with our moms and a special devotion to some of us without a mom to celebrate with. This epis...Show More
BGN #113 I Mica Burton, Everything Everything and BGN's Comic Diversity Panel

1:29:37 | May 7th, 2017

Segment 1: Actress, Cosplayer, Streamer and all-around Geek Rooster Teeth's Mica Burton joins us to discuss her work at the internet streaming network and chats a little bit about her famous dad the legendary LeVar Burton. Hosted by: Jamie and Kayla ...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - The American Gods Episode

2:07:08 | Apr 26th, 2017

From Austin to NYC we covered the cast and crew behind the new Starz production of Neil Gaiman's American Gods which premieres April 30th. This podcast episode features Orlando Jones, Yetide Badaki, Ricky Whittle, Neil Gaiman, Bryan Fuller, Michael G...Show More
BGN #112 I It's Oprah! And Karen Pittman

1:18:57 | Apr 22nd, 2017

Segment 1: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks debuts on HBO April 22nd. We chat with the cast including Oprah Winfrey herself! The film is based on the book of the same name by author Rebecca Skloot. Interview features: George C. Wolfe, Rose Byr...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - LIVE Star Wars Celebration Podcast

57:36 | Apr 19th, 2017

Hosts Jacqueline, Kai and Mel lead a live podcast with special guest Diana Williams of Lucasfilm Story Group. She's a Content Strategist who helps with narrative cohesion and connectivity within the Star Wars universe! Take a listen to this fun dis...Show More
BGN #111 I Raleigh Ritchie, Black Ink and Ernie's Trio

1:34:57 | Apr 16th, 2017

Segment 1: Jacob Anderson who you know best as Grey Worm on HBO's Game of Thrones and his musical genius as Raleigh Ritchie joins us in a panel discussion about comic book movies, #ThronesYall, and his love for music. Hosted by: Jamie, Jacqueline, Ka...Show More
BGN #110 The Cookup, Sex 101, and ClexaCon 2017

2:03:17 | Apr 9th, 2017

Segment 1: Jamie interviews New York Times best-selling author D. Watkins about his book The Cookup and what inspired him to leave the lifestyle of a drug kingpin to becoming one of the most popular authors in the publishing industry. Hosted by: Jami...Show More
BGN 109 I Love Bekka & Lucy, Greenleaf and Unstoppable Wasp

1:09:56 | Apr 2nd, 2017

Segment 1: At SXSW the cast and crew of the new webseries "I Love Bekka & Lucy chats with Kyndal about a story of two best friends. Featuring: Rachael Holder, Tanisha Long, Jessica Parker Kennedy, Alexis Denisoff and Chris Smith. Hosted by: Kyndal S...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - Shots Fired with Gina Prince-Bythewood and Sanaa Lathan

38:14 | Mar 29th, 2017

A sleepy North Carolina town is changed when a Black officer shoots an unarmed white teen. However, when an investigation emerges under the unsolved shooting of a Black teen comes into the fold the whole town is faced with racial challenges. Sanaa L...Show More
BGN #108 | The Big Sick, Alien, and BGN Live at SXSW

1:30:13 | Mar 25th, 2017

Segment 1: Husband and wife team Emily V. Gordon and Kumail Nanjiani discuss their latest film "The Big Sick" which premiered at SXSW. Hosted by Jacqueline Segment 2: A roundtable discussion on Alien Covenant and the Alien franchise. Featuring Ridl...Show More
BGN #107 | The Quad, Fits and Starts, and HBO's Insecure

1:25:13 | Mar 18th, 2017

Segment 1: TV showrunner Felicia D. Henderson chats with us about her new series on BET called "The Quad". Hosts: Jamie, Caron, Tora and Joi Segment 2: SXSW premiered the film "Fits and Starts" starring Wyatt Cenac, Greta Lee and directed by Laura Te...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - The Get Out Episode

1:18:08 | Mar 9th, 2017

The most controversial film of the year "Get Out" has everyone talking. We chat with director Jordan Peele about the film and his motivations behind creating this masterpiece. The second segment features a Get Out roundtable discussion. Segment 1: ...Show More
BGN #106 | Logan's Soul Glo and Oscar Chat

1:15:09 | Mar 6th, 2017

Segment 1: Actor Eriq La Salle gives us an in-depth interview about the scope of his work as an actor, director, producer, and author. He is currently appearing in the new Fox film Logan co-starring alongside actor Hugh Jackman. Hosted by: Jamie, Ca...Show More
BGN #105 | Iron Fist, Kong: Skull Island and TV One's Media

1:28:54 | Feb 26th, 2017

Segment 1: Actor Lewis Tan joins us to discuss his role in the Marvel Netflix series Iron Fist and his process in auditioning for the title role as Danny Rand. We also share a conversation about AAPI representation in media. Hosts: Jamie, Joi, Caron ...Show More
BGN #104 | Vice Principals and Feeding Hannibal

1:23:20 | Feb 19th, 2017

Segment 1: Actress Kimberly Hebert Gregory stars on the HBO comedy Vice Principals, she chats about her role as well as representation of Black women in media. Hosted by Caron Segment 2: Author and Food Stylist Janice Poon is the creator behind the b...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - Blerd Valentine's

42:54 | Feb 14th, 2017

Caron leads a discussion along with Tora, Kayla, and Kay B about Valentine's Day and relationships. Black guy nerds everywhere listen up! There are some single ladies on this podcast! Edited by: John Bauer Music by: Sammus
BGN #103 | Bookworms, Womanism, and Sundance with Curtiss Cook

1:23:05 | Feb 12th, 2017

Segment 1: Book Riot Comics contributor Preeti Chhibber chats with us about her work in publishing and how women of color in comics and books provide a lot more value than you think. Host: Jamie Co-hosts: Caron and Tora Segment 2: Womanist Villissa T...Show More
BGN #102 | Kym Whitley, The Few & Intersectional Feminism

1:49:32 | Feb 5th, 2017

Segment 1: In a roundtable discussion featuring hosts Jamie, Caron, Jacqueline, Tora and Mel we discuss feminism and its lack of intersectionality towards women of color, queer women and women with disabilities. Segment 2: The Few is a new sci-fi web...Show More
BGN #101 | Benjamin Bratt and The Black History Month Roundtable

1:45:15 | Jan 28th, 2017

Segment 1: Actor Benjamin Bratt stars on Fox series Star as Jahil Rivera, a talent manager down on his luck. He chats with Caron about his role in the new series. Segment 2: We have a roundtable discussion about the Emmett Till Story, The New Editio...Show More
BGN #100 | The BGN Best Of Show Featuring Hidden Figures and Fences

2:03:15 | Jan 22nd, 2017

In our 100th episode, we celebrate by having a show featuring clips of our favorite moments from the podcast. In a roundtable chat with hosts Jamie, Kayla, Caron and Mel we go reminisce on some of the best moments of the BGN podcast! The second segm...Show More
BGN #99 | Rosewood, Compersion, and A Rising Star

1:07:24 | Jan 15th, 2017

Segment 1: Caron interviews actor Morris Chestnut. The hotness that is has starred in such films as Boyz In The Hood, The Best Man and is currently starring in the TV series Rosewood. Segment 2: Tora sits down with filmmaker Jackie Stone. The film ...Show More
BGN #98 | Doctor Who, Blackish and Writing Novels

1:15:28 | Jan 7th, 2017

Segment 1: Hosted by Tora she sits down on a one-on-one with TV actor Marcus Scribner of the hit ABC show Blackish! He geeks out with her over Star Wars, Spider-Man, and getting homework done! Segment 2: Actress Pearl Mackie chats in a roundtable in...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra- When The Bough Breaks

38:48 | Dec 26th, 2016

This special edition of the Black Girl Nerds Podcast features cast members Regina Hall and Theo Rossi of the film "When The Bough Breaks". The DVD Blu-Ray was just released Dec 27th and Caron sits down in one-on-one interviews with both actors and c...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra: Emayatzy Corinealdi Interview

11:30 | Dec 22nd, 2016

We are proud to present to you an insightful and inspiring interview with actor Emayatzy Corinealdi best known for her role as Ruby in Ava DuVernay's Middle Of Nowhere and the role of Belle in Roots. You can currently catch the 2016 miniseries of Ro...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - Rogue One Discussion

50:34 | Dec 18th, 2016

Jamie, Joelle and Kayla chat about their takeaways regarding the latest release from the Star Wars franchise, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. We give you the good, the bad and the ugly! Warning: Spoilers Music by John Williams and Trailer Music Weekly
The Walking Dead Recap: Carl's Biscuits

33:30 | Dec 17th, 2016

Kayla and Mel and Jamie recap these mid-season episodes with funny and witty banter! See you in Feb! Hosted by Kayla and Mel Edited by Jamie Broadnax Music by Bear McCreary
#BGNPodcast Extra - An Interview with Riz Ahmed

12:35 | Dec 10th, 2016

We decided to drop an exclusive interview during our hiatus just in time for the new film Rogue One: A Star Wars Story starring actor Riz Ahmed who plays the role of Bodhi Rook. The movie will be released in theatres nationwide December 16th! Intervi...Show More
#BGNPodcast Recap: S7 Ep 6 - Zombie Cobbler

40:02 | Nov 30th, 2016

Kayla and Mel and Jamie recap this week's episode about the latest story arc featuring Tara and a new community found in the zombie apocalypse. Hosted by Kayla and Mel Edited by Jamie Broadnax Music by Bear McCreary
BGN #97 | Jean Grae, Moana, and Beyond TV Series

1:20:13 | Nov 19th, 2016

Segment 1: Hip hop artist Jean Grae chats with us about her prolific impact on the music industry and gives her opinions about the post-election. Hosted by Jamie, Grace and Tora Segment 2: Actress Auli'i Cravalho of Disney's Moana chats about her new...Show More
#BGNPodcast Recap: S7 Ep 4 - Ezekiel's Struggle Wig

45:30 | Nov 18th, 2016

Kayla and Mel and Jamie recap this week's episode about Negan's wrath on the group, redneck cons, and Ezekiel's struggle wig. Hosted by Kayla and Mel Edited by Jamie Broadnax Music by Bear McCreary
BGN #96 | Monstress, The Few and Moonlight

2:09:55 | Nov 12th, 2016

Segment 1: Writer Marjorie Liu talks about her work on Monstress and how inclusive characters shape the way fans read comics. Hosted by Joelle Segment 2: Vincent Jerome star of "The Few" talks about the superhero series on a one-on-one interview with...Show More
BGN Podcast Extra - 2016 Presidential Election

1:35:26 | Nov 10th, 2016

The election season is finally over and we share our thoughts on the declared winner Donald J. Trump and what this means for women of color. This is a panel hosted by Jamie Broadnax featuring Kay B, Joi, Caron, Tora, Kristin and Mel. Edited by: Jami...Show More
BGN #95 | Nerdy History, Superheroines and WOC In Comics

33:35 | Nov 5th, 2016

Segment 1: A'Lelia Bundles, the great-great granddaughter of Madame CJ Walker discusses her 30 year history as a TV executive, her community outreach work and her role as a museum curator preserving the legacy of Madame CJ Walker. Hosted by: Jamie, M...Show More
#BGNPodcast Recap: S7 Ep 2 - Pomegranate And Chill

43:08 | Nov 2nd, 2016

Kayla and Mel recap this week's episode which features the debut of King Ezekiel! Hosted by Kayla and Mel Edited by Jamie Broadnax Music by Bear McCreary
BGN #94 | Fantastic Fest and Shadowhunters

1:01:55 | Oct 29th, 2016

Segment 1: Jacqueline heads over at Fantastic Fest and interviews actresses Elizabeth De Razzo and Sasha Lane. De Razzo is best known for her role as Maria in Eastbound and Down and is currently starring in The Greasy Strangler. Lane stars at the ...Show More
#BGNPodcast Recap: S7 Ep 1 - The Walking Dead

31:20 | Oct 25th, 2016

We're recapping the infamous wrath of Negan in the premiere of season 7 of The Walking Dead. Many fans were shocked and stunned by the series of events that took place this past Sunday. TWD has made it clear that no one is exempt from death in the ...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - Westworld Discussion

35:27 | Oct 24th, 2016

Hosted by Sujin Pak a panel of fans featuring Joelle Monique of BGN discuss at length about the premiere of the new HBO series drama Westworld. Panel includes: Joelle Monique, Amber Garza (Geeks Out) and Lisa Bolekaja (Screenwriters Rant Room Podcast...Show More
BGN #93 | Malice In Ovenland and the Villains Of Luke Cage

1:00:34 | Oct 22nd, 2016

Segment 1: Micheline Hess is the creator of the children's comic "Malice In Ovenland" distributed by Rosarium Publishing. She tells the story of the comic and shares her thoughts on the state of the comics industry today. Hosted by Kayla Segment 2: ...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - People of Earth at NYCC

31:45 | Oct 16th, 2016

During New York Comic Con, we had a 1:1 interview with actress Da'Vine Joy Randolph who plays Yvonne Watson on the new TBS comedy People of Earth. The episode also features roundtable interviews from the cast and crew. Wyatt Cenac (Ozzie Graham) Mic...Show More
BGN #92 | SamiraSoBae, Empire and Tuxedo Mask

45:30 | Oct 15th, 2016

Segment 1: Samira Wiley chats about her role in her latest film 37 and what inspires her as an actor. She also shares some tidbits from her childhood with us. Hosted by Caron Segment 2: Serayah Mcneill plays the role of Tiana on Fox's Empire. She c...Show More
BGN Podcast Extra - Luke Cage Roundtable

1:26:07 | Oct 4th, 2016

We watched all 13 episodes of Luke Cage and we're now ready to discuss our takeaways from this show; which includes guest appearances, musical score, and hot takes from critics from reviewers. The panel led by Jamie features Gabby, Tora, Kristin, JN...Show More
Black Girl Nerds - BGN #91 | Bettah Days and Documentary Filmmaking

44:43 | Oct 3rd, 2016

Veronica Wells is the culture editor over at Madame Noire and is the author of a new novel called Bettah Days. She chats in a one-on-one with Caron about her latest works. Raoul Peck is a feature and documentary filmmaker and at TIFF released the Ja...Show More
BGN #90 | The Luke Cage Show

2:36:04 | Sep 24th, 2016

Luke Cage premieres Sept 30th and we are dedicating a podcast solely to the series and its creators. This episode features a one-on-one interview with TV showrunner Cheo Hodari Coker, Simone Missick as Misty Knight, and roundtable interviews at San ...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - Birth Of A Nation Review

40:13 | Sep 22nd, 2016

The film that has sparked the most controversy this year from the plot of a bloody slave rebellion massacre the the film's star and director's past coming back to add more fuel to the film's publicity; Birth Of A Nation is the film that everyone is t...Show More
BGN 89 Fish Mooney, I'm Judging You and Daredevil

1:24:37 | Sep 19th, 2016

Segment 1: Jada Pinkett Smith joins our show to chat about her role as Fish Mooney on Fox's Gotham. She also shares some sound advice for Black women on how to be their best self! Hosted by Caron Segment 2: Luvvie Ajayi is a noted blogger and author ...Show More
BGN 88 Queen Sugar, TIFF, and How To Tell You're A Douchebag

1:02:56 | Sep 12th, 2016

Segment 1: Ava DuVernay is the executive producer and director of the new OWN series "Queen Sugar". The show premiered last week with record breaking numbers for the network and Ava discusses why she chose women directors and how important it is to t...Show More
BGN 87 Southside With You, Captain America's Costume and Preacher

1:11:45 | Sep 12th, 2016

Segment 1: Actress Tika Sumpter plays the role of a young Michelle Robinson on her first date with Barack Obama in the new film "Southside With You". She also chats about her role on the OWN series "The Haves and the Have Nots". Hosted by Joelle Segm...Show More
BGN #86 | Color Me Badlands, LucasFilm and John Legend

50:51 | Aug 21st, 2016

Segment 1: Writer of Showtime's "Shameless" and AMC's "Into The Badlands" LaToya Morgan joins us in a discussion over writing for TV, Bruce Lee films and working in comics. Hosted by: Jamie, Caron, Mel and Joelle Segment 2: Rayne Roberts is the Creat...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - Blerd Moms

58:09 | Aug 19th, 2016

We have an intimate discussion with Caron and Kayla about parenting. Topics on this episode range from school bullying to tips on how to get your child involved in studies. As well as how great it is to cosplay have fun with your kids! Hosted by Ja...Show More
BGN #85 | Moxie McGriff and Luke Cage

1:05:48 | Aug 14th, 2016

Segment 1: 9 year old Natalie McGriff is the creator of The Adventures of Moxie McGriff, a comic book about little black girl that turns her insecurities about her kinky hair into super powers. Co-hosted by Jamie. Kayla, Grace, and Tora Edited by MR ...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - Suicide Squad

1:16:31 | Aug 7th, 2016

We have a roundtable discussion about the DC Warner Bros film Suicide Squad that premiered this past weekend. The film had some very mixed reviews from both fans and critics and we discuss why. Panel: Jamie, Caron, Kayla and ReBecca Edited by: Jamie...Show More
BGN #84 | Awkward, The Land and Jurassic 5

26:38 | Aug 6th, 2016

Segment 1: Actress Sujata Day best known as CeCe from the "Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl" chats with us about her work on the series and her new role on HBO's "Insecure". Hosted by Jamie, Afiya and Kristin Segment 2: Filmmaker Steven Caple Jr ...Show More
BGN #83 | Anika Noni Rose, Idris Elba and Tommy Davidson

59:03 | Jul 30th, 2016

Segment 1: Actress and Singer Anika Noni Rose chats about her new role in the Starz hit show Power as well as the impact of what being the first Black Disney princess has had on her life personally and professionally. Hosted by Jamie, Caron, and Tora...Show More
Star Trek Beyond - Press Conference

1:15:15 | Jul 27th, 2016

Star Trek Beyond press conference 7/14/16 The movie opened this weekend! Feel free to share your thoughts in the comments!
BGN #82 | Business Development and Ghostbusters

1:07:34 | Jul 17th, 2016

Segment 1: Alejandra Castillo is the National Director of the Minority Business Development Agency for the US Dept of Commerce. She chats with us about tech and entrepreneurship. Hosted by: Jamie, Kayla, Kay B and Joi Segment 2: Actor Ernie Hudson t...Show More
BGN #81 | Elements, Bad Dad Rehab and Cell

1:30:33 | Jul 10th, 2016

Segment 1: Taneka Stotts is the editor of the Elements Anthology series. She talks about how she got into comics, and why diverse stories are needed. Hosted by Gabby Segment 2: Actors Robert Ri'chard, Rob Riley, Rick Gonzalez and Wesley Jonathan tal...Show More
BGN #80 | Rooster Teeth, Tarzan, Fiction Writing and Preacher

1:26:55 | Jul 2nd, 2016

Segment 1: Gamer and cosplayer Mica Burton chats with us about her work in the digital space and being an advocate for all black girl nerds out there seeking inclusion and representation. Hosted by: Jacqueline Segment 2: Djimon Hounsou plays the role...Show More
BGN #79 | Women In Film, Classy Living, and Orange Is The New Black

1:52:43 | Jun 25th, 2016

Segment 1: Melody Cooper is a writer, director, producer, and playwright and has worked on several films and plays. She discusses her work in the industry and how she is changing the landscape and creating opportunities for Black women in the film ...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra – Penny Dreadful Series Finale

58:50 | Jun 21st, 2016

Jamie hosts a panel discussion about the surprise series finale to Penny Dreadful. Fans were shocked this past Sunday as the show abruptly ended leaving many loose ends for our favorite characters and their respective story arcs. Hosted by: Jamie Pa...Show More
BGN #78 | Uncle Bebop, Independence Day, and Living Colour

1:05:45 | Jun 19th, 2016

Segment 1: Gary Anthony Williams cracks us up over his latest role as Bebop in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out Of The Shadows. You also know him best as Uncle Ruckus in The Boondocks. Co-hosted by Kayla, Kay B, and Tora Segment 2: Jessie Usher cha...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra – Black Women In Corporate America

1:19:00 | Jun 15th, 2016

Jamie hosts a roundtable discussion about Black women working in corporate America and the challenges we face. Panel features: Joi, Caron, Kay B, Kristin, and Tora
BGN #77 | Roots Recap and Girl Talk

1:42:03 | Jun 11th, 2016

Segment 1: The legendary LeVar Burton joins us to talk about his legacy as an actor, producer, and host of one of the most prolific works of our generation. His work on Roots, Reading Rainbow, and Star Trek: The Next Generation has carved a landscap...Show More
BGN #76 |Geek Misogyny, No Totally, and Con Coverage

2:18:04 | Jun 4th, 2016

Segment 1: A panel discussion about misogyny within geek culture which includes issues of sexism in cosplay, fake geek girls, and gatekeeping. Panel features Jamie, Caron, Kayla, Tora, Kay B and Cynthia Segment 2: Podcaster and social media activist ...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra – X-Men Apocalypse

55:37 | Jun 2nd, 2016

We discuss the latest comic book popcorn flick X-Men Apocalypse and we're not holding back! Panel features Jamie, Caron, Kay B, and Kayla Edited by Jamie Broadnax Music by SkyBlew Support us on Patreon!
BGN #75 |Will Packer, Peaky Blinders and All Things Wrestling

1:30:52 | May 29th, 2016

Segment 1: Executive Producer Will Packer known for films like Straight Outta Compton and Ride Along is producing the new reimagined Roots miniseries. He discusses the series and why Alex Haley's story is just important today as it was over 30 years ...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra – Maya Glick

29:24 | May 26th, 2016

Maya Glick is the star and creator of the film Rain. Rain is a fan film about Storm from the Marvel mutant superhero team X-Men. In the interview, Maya discusses why this project was important to her and what audiences stand to gain from seeing thi...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra – Hashtags, Blerds, & Online Community Building

1:06:55 | May 24th, 2016

A solo commentary featuring Jamie discusses the fallout behind the use of Twitter hashtags, policing blackness, and online community building. Edited by: Jamie Broadnax Music by: Sammus
Ernie Hudson Q&A Tidewater Comic Con

20:32 | May 22nd, 2016

Ernie Hudson speaks candidly about his role as an actor in Hollywood, and various roles (the good, bad, and ugly) that have been offered to him throughout his career.
BGN #74 | Misty Knight, Storm, Black Google and Mentorship

1:27:43 | May 22nd, 2016

Segment 1: Actress Simone Missick playing the role of Misty Knight in Marvel's Luke Cage gives us insight about the new series and what its like to play a superhero! Co-hosted by: Caron and Latanya Edited by: Jamie Broadnax Segment 2: Actress Alexand...Show More
BGN #73 | Darryl M. Bell, The Lemonade Syllabus, and Power Rangers

1:52:49 | May 15th, 2016

Segment 1: Darryl M Bell best known as Ron Johnson from the hit series "A Different World" chats about Hollywood, the landscape of television, and working in the YouTube space. Co-hosted by Caron, Kayla, and Kay B Segment 2: Candice Benbow is the cre...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra – Captain America: Civil War

50:42 | May 9th, 2016

We give our hot take on the weekend release of Captain America: Civil War. Panel featuring: Jamie, Kayla, Joelle, Caron, Grace and Joi Edited by: Jamie Broadnax Music by: Sammus
BGN #72 | Joy Bryant, Underground, and Malik4Play

1:30:49 | May 8th, 2016

Segment 1: Actress Joy Bryant on her first podcast chats about her Bronx roots, working in Hollywood and being a self-declared Black Girl Nerd. Co-hosted by Kay B, Cynthia, and Joi Segment 2: Co-executive producer an series writer for the WGN series ...Show More
BGN #71 | The Lucas Bros and Roots

1:17:24 | May 1st, 2016

Segment 1: Keith and Kenny Lucas chats with us about comedy, weed, and Beyonce's Lemonade. Best known for their animated series The Lucas Bros Moving Co, they share their blerdy experiences as identical twin comedians. Segment 2: Jamie traveled to ...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra – Greg Pak

42:56 | Apr 26th, 2016

Comic book writer & filmmaker Greg Pak chats with us about his new Kickstarter project which is an e-book of crowdfunding tips. Greg has successfully raised three Kickstarters and now wants to share his secrets with you! Co-hosted by Mel and JN Monk ...Show More
BGN #70 | W Kamau Bell, Tiffany Haddish, and All Things Anime

1:35:25 | Apr 24th, 2016

Segment 1: W Kamau Bell chats with us about his new show United Shades of America and his stand-up show Semi-Prominent Negro. Co-hosts Caron, Cynthia, and Kayla Segment 2: Comedian Tiffany Haddish of The Carmichael Show chats with Caron about her car...Show More
A Different World Campus Event - Norfolk State University

41:44 | Apr 19th, 2016

The cast of A Different World reunite onstage at the campus of Norfolk State University to give advice about preparing for college, post college life, and the HBCU experience.
#BGNPodcast Extra – Tia Willams

25:25 | Apr 18th, 2016

Beauty editor and writer Tia Williams best known for her blog Shake Your Beauty, discusses her work in the fashion and beauty industry and her latest book The Perfect Find. Hosted by Joi Edited by John Bauer Music By Sammus
BGN #69 | Black Panther, 9Rides, and Pee-Wee Herman

1:24:10 | Apr 17th, 2016

Segment 1: Prolific writer Ta-Nehisi Coates stops by to talk about his latest work on Marvel's Black Panther and creating his new take on Wakanda and T'Challa's story. Co-hosts: Tahila, Joelle. Grace, and Mel Segment 2: Former NFL player turned filmm...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra – RES

32:23 | Apr 14th, 2016

Alternative Soul/Rock singer RES chats with Kristin about music and her latest project Reset currently being funded under Indiegogo. She also talks about her love of music and what inspires her as an artist. Edited by: MR Daniel Music ...Show More
BlindSpot Paley Center Red Carpet Event

05:54 | Apr 12th, 2016

BGN Contributor Korynthia Fischer is our weekly recapper of the TV series "BlindSpot". She attended a red carpet at the Paley Center and interviewed some of the cast from the show.
#BGNPodcast Extra - Sleepy Hollow Season 3 Finale

1:00:47 | Apr 12th, 2016

We chat about the ending of season 3 of Sleepy Hollow which includes and incredibly sad and disappointing end to Abbie Mills. Monique, Kayla, Cynthia, Mel, Kay and Jamie discuss the writing problems and the major disconnect between the series' show...Show More
BGN #68 | Adina Porter, Andre Royo, and Simon Taufique

1:14:18 | Apr 10th, 2016

Segment 1: Actress Adina Porter stops by to discuss her career and her recent work on the new hit WGN show Underground as the role of Pearly Mae. Co-host Kayla and Caron Segment 2: We met with Andre Royo at SXSW as he discussed his latest film The Hu...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - 2 Dope Queens

32:58 | Apr 6th, 2016

Cynthia Francillon of BGN attended a press conference for the new WNYC produced podcast 2 Dope Queens. This show hosted by Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson breaks into the white male entrenched world of stand-up comedy and highlights women and p...Show More
BGN #67 | Malcolm D. Lee, Insanity Report, and Super Batty Daredevil

2:13:13 | Apr 3rd, 2016

Segment 1: Filmmaker Malcolm D Lee chats with us about his latest film Barbershop: The Next Cut as well as how he started his career as movie director. Co-hosted by: Kayla, Caron, and Joelle Segment 2: Kriss from Insanity Check and several other podc...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - The Gibbs Sisters

26:01 | Mar 29th, 2016

In this #BGNPodcast extra we sit down with the Gibbs sisters. Shawnee and Shawnelle Gibbs talks about their latest project recently fully funded by Kickstarter called "The Invention of E.J. Whitaker." Hosted by Caron Music by Sammus
BGN #66 | Keanu, Jessica Chobot, Alchemist Cookbook, and Blavity

1:01:47 | Mar 27th, 2016

Segment 1: Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele chats with us at SXSW about their latest film Keanu which premiered at the festival. Co-host Jacqueline Segment 2: Jessica Chobot of Nerdist News talks about her appearance SXSW and working as a geek gir...Show More
BatmanvSuperman Press Conference

44:46 | Mar 23rd, 2016

BatmanvSuperman Press Conference in Los Angeles, CA on the Warner Bros lot
BGN #65 | DeRay, Jake Choi, Hyper Force Neo, and Wonder Woman

1:39:46 | Mar 22nd, 2016

Segment 1: DeRay sits down with Caron and discusses his candidacy as mayor of Baltimore and how he has used social media to foster change in the Black Lives Matter movement. Segment 2: Actor Jake Choi chats with co-hosts Kayla, Kay, and ReBecca about...Show More
BGN #64 | Effie Brown and Black Nerd Comedy

1:15:30 | Mar 13th, 2016

Segment 1: Hollywood producer Effie Brown (Dear White People, Real Women Have Curves) chats with us about her career and the controversy that brewed between her and Matt Damon on the HBO series Project Greenlight. Co-hosted by Lauren, Joelle, and Con...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - RSVPster and Dorée Seay

39:59 | Mar 10th, 2016

Segment 1: Jacqueline Coley interviews Jennifer Sinski, co-founder of RSVPster. The app is used to help track information on events and parties happening at SXSW this year at the annual festival. Segment 2: Alexsis Page interviews Dorée Seay, an act...Show More
BGN #63 | Women In Tech, Remixing Colorblind, and GlobalGirlsSquad

1:35:23 | Mar 7th, 2016

Segment 1: Amanda Spann and Sheena Allen are mobile app developers behind the new mixology app Alchomy. The app has generated over 2 million downloads and they discuss how the tech world is evolving and it's an everyman's game at this point. Co-host...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - Oscars Wrap Up Roundtable

55:38 | Mar 1st, 2016

Jamie leads a roundtable discussion with co-hosts Cynthia, Caron, Joi, and Kayla to talk about the Oscars. The discussion surrounded Chris Rock's performance as host, the backlash on social media from non-Black people of color, and a quick discussio...Show More
BGN #62 | Luvvie, Leslie Harris, Amanda Seales, and A Tribe Called Geek

1:47:29 | Feb 28th, 2016

Segment 1: Luvvie Ajayi, best known from her blog Awesomely Luvvie talks about her work as a digital strategist and working as a social media influencer. Twitter: @luvvie Co-hosted by Mel and Lauren Segment 2: Leslie Harris is a writer and filmmaker ...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - Arjun Gupta

29:01 | Feb 24th, 2016

Arjun Gupta is an actor, producer, podcaster, and service member who has appeared in TV shows such as "Nurse Jackie" and "How To Get Away With Murder". His latest work is the SyFy series "The Magicians". He plays the role of Penny a drifter with su...Show More
BGN #61 | Van Jones, Vixen, and SEND ME

1:19:47 | Feb 21st, 2016

Segment 1: Van Jones discusses politics and the current Presidential election. He also chats about his non-profit orgs such as #YesWeCode and bringing the digital community to inner city youth. Co-hosted by Joelle Monique Segment 2: Megalyn Echikunw...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - Dr. andré carrington PhD

40:14 | Feb 18th, 2016

In a #BGNPodcast extra, host Caron does a one-on-one interview with Dr. andré carrington PhD. He is the author of Speculative Blackness: The Future of Race and Science Fiction. The discussion is centered around the depiction of people of color withi...Show More
BGN #60 | Rachel True, April Reign, Colossus, and Hafrocentric

2:09:44 | Feb 14th, 2016

Segment 1: Actress Rachel True chats with Jamie and Ashlee from Graveyard Shift Sisters about her career, health, spirituality and hobbies of tarot card reading. Segment 2: Creator of the hashtag #OscarsSoWhite, April Reign is interviewed by Jamie, M...Show More
#BGNPodcast Extra - Militia Vox

34:46 | Feb 10th, 2016

#BGNPodcast Extra! Kristin St. John interviews heavy metal rock artist Militia Vox! Frontwoman of Judas Priestess- the world's only all girl tribute to the metal gods Judas Priest, lead singer/songwriter of progressive hard rock band Swear On Your L...Show More
BGN #59 | Agents of the Realm and Twitching While Black

42:23 | Feb 9th, 2016

Segment 1: Mildred Louis is creator of Agents of the Realm and webcomic currently available and is now in transition to go to print by a Kickstarter. #ExploreBlackComics with Peep Game Comix and use product code BGN for 25% off! Go ...Show More
BGN #58 | Filmmaking, Forward Comix, LootCrate, and X-Files

1:50:25 | Feb 2nd, 2016

Segment 1: Filmmaker and actor Victoria Mahoney discusses women of color in filmmaking, the Oscars, and diversity in media. ( segment was scheduled to be Co-hosted by Lauren Warren and due to tech issues Lauren did not appear in the segment) Segment ...Show More
BGN #57 | Chescaleigh, #29DaysOfBlackCosplay, and Scary Stories

1:17:52 | Jan 27th, 2016

Segment 1: Comedian, Vlogger, Host, and Writer Franchesca Ramsey talks about social media notoriety, her work on MTV Decoded and how to grow an audience. Co-hosted by Mel Perez Segment 2: Jamie narrates a stories from the Alvin Schwartz book "More Sc...Show More
BBC Radio Interview With Jamie Of BGN

13:22 | Jan 23rd, 2016

This is a special edition recording from BBC Radio on the Oscars boycott controversy and the lack of diversity among nominees.
BGN #56 | Bitch Planet, Hawkgirl, and DJ Hobo

1:08:08 | Jan 20th, 2016

Segment 1: Comic writer Kelly Sue DeConnick joins us to chat about her career and her role as a white woman writing characters and stories about Black women. Co-hosted by Joelle Monique Siteground has hosting plans as low as $3.95! Sign up today for ...Show More
BGN #55 | Trollando and Nerds Of Prey

1:02:09 | Jan 13th, 2016

Segment 1: TV/Film star Orlando Jones chats with us about his digital studio Legion of Creatives and carving your own path as an indie creator Co-hosted by Cynthia and Connie Siteground has hosting plans as low as $3.95! Sign up today for faster and ...Show More
BGN #54 | Black Snobbery, Folktales, and Tuskegee Heirs

1:28:17 | Jan 7th, 2016

Segment 1: Danielle Belton, the creator of The Black Snob discusses her popular blog, her work in TV, her comic and her role as Associate Editor at The Root. Segment 2: Jamie narrates a story from the 1985 book The People Could Fly based on Black nar...Show More
BGN Celebrity Mashup

24:17 | Jan 2nd, 2016

A special edition of BGN featuring a 2015 mashup of celebrity guests who have stopped by to chat with us. Guests include: Voice animation artist and actress Cree Summer, Daily Show producer and author Baratunde Thurston, actor of The Last Dragon Taim...Show More
BGN #53 | Gaming Diversity and Homegrown Comics

1:16:51 | Jan 1st, 2016

Segment 1: We speak with gaming content creators Keisha Howard and Travis Williams about their personal experiences in the industry and where the state of gaming is today for people of color. Hosted by Lauren Warren, Jamie Broadnax and Mel Perez Seg...Show More
BGN #52 | A Spoilerrific Star Wars

57:27 | Dec 21st, 2015

You asked for a Star Wars podcast and now you have it! We're discussing easter eggs, conspiracies, fan reactions, and our take on Episode 7 The Force Awakens! Hosted by Jamie Broadnax featuring guests Mel Perez and Joelle Monique Music By: John Willi...Show More
BGN #51 | FanBros 101 and Magical Girls

1:33:27 | Dec 19th, 2015

Segment 1: FanBros crew members Tatiana King-Jones and Chico Leo tells the origin story of how this multimedia team got together and gives us a crash course in Podcasting 101. Segment 2: Joelle Monique interviews comic book creators Kevin Panetta (Zo...Show More
BGN #50 | Conformity, Shakespeare, and Leo Lucci

1:30:51 | Dec 14th, 2015

Segment 1: Beth Thomas Cohen author of "Drop The Act, It's Exhausting" chats about her latest book and growing up biracial as well as what it was like to work for Oprah Winfrey. Segment 2: Sam White founder of Shakespeare In Detroit discusses her rol...Show More
BGN #49 | Black Knight, Brocago and Benedict Cumberbatch

53:27 | Dec 8th, 2015

We chat with filmmaker Tamarat Makonnen about his film documentary centered around Black romance called In Search of the Black Knight. Hosted by Jamie Broadnax and Mel Perez Lauren Warren, Mel Perez, and Jamie Broadnax play the Benedict Cumberbatch g...Show More
BGN #48 | HollyWhite-Washing and Inside The Comics Biz

1:41:27 | Dec 1st, 2015

Lauren Warren joins us to discuss the reckless white-washing in Hollyweird with such films as Gods of Egypt, Suffragette and live-action animes like Ghost In The Shell. Comic writer Alex De Campi speaks with BGN contributor Joelle Monique about her l...Show More
BGN #47 | The Jessica Jones Show

1:30:12 | Nov 25th, 2015

Jessica Jones has taken over our lives since the premiere on Friday November 20th on Netflix. We have two segments where we speak with the Woman Up! Podcast team Sarah and Catrina about their thoughts on the series. Our second segment features Laure...Show More
BGN #46 | Afrofuturism and Black Veganism

50:04 | Nov 25th, 2015

We explored Afrofuturism with filmmaker Martine Syms and discussed her latest project ARTBOUND which profiles emerging artists whose work explores the intersection of race, class, identity, and aesthetics. Vegan activist Aph Ko joined us to discuss h...Show More
BGN #45 | The Politics of Comics and Arrow's Mister Terrific

1:15:35 | Nov 19th, 2015

Comic/TV writer Alverne Ball discusses the comic book industry, the politics of boy's club network and the depiction of people of color in media. Actor Echo Kellum stops by to chat about his role as Curtis Holt aka Mister Terrific of CW's hit show A...Show More
BGN #44 | The Force Sleeps On Women of Color and Filmmaker Ryan Coogler

1:22:40 | Nov 14th, 2015

Ep 44 features film critic ReBecca Theodore-Vachon (@filmfatale_NYC) and TV/Radio personality @TheRayvolution discuss the lack of representation among women of color in the Star Wars movie franchise. Filmmaker Ryan Coogler discusses his latest film ...Show More
BGN #43 | Brotriarchy, The State of Sci-Fi, and NekoCon 2015

1:10:17 | Nov 11th, 2015

BGN 2.0 is here with a new recorded episode! Ep 43 features BGN gaming contributor Lauren Warren discusses male gatekeeping in Hollywood, Filmmaker Steve Kasan discusses his sci-fi travel web series Out Of Time, and we visit NekoCon 2015 and chat wit...Show More
BGN #42 | Mental Health and You

30:31 | Nov 2nd, 2015

Mental illness affects a large number of people each and every day. We chatted with a group panelists which included Dior Vargas, Dr. Joy Harden Bradford, and Agyei Ekundayo to discuss mental health and how the current racial climate affects Black pe...Show More
BGN #41 | Horror Movie Podcast

1:04:23 | Oct 26th, 2015

On this scary podcast we had a panel of horror film aficionados to discuss their favorite scary movies as well as current projects they’re working on! Panelists include filmmaker L.C. Cruell of 7 Magpies, writer Eden Royce of Spook Lights and Ashlee ...Show More
BGN #38 | Comic Chat!

1:10:16 | Oct 5th, 2015

We invited a panel of comic book veterans and experts to discuss diversity in the comic book medium and its impact on the industry. Guests Jimmie Robinson of Image Comics, Dr. Sheena C. Howard an Eisner Award winner, Alitha Martinez long time Marvel...Show More
BGN #37 | ConChat!

1:00:37 | Sep 28th, 2015

We discuss all things related to going to comic conventions, horror convention, sci-fi conventions and more! Tips about what to pack, which cons are best for first-timers and we discuss all of the BGN events happening at New York Comic Con! Hosted by...Show More
BGN #36 | Summer/Fall TV & Emmys Chat

1:02:41 | Sep 21st, 2015

Connie and Jamie discuss all things TV as they recap some of the best and worst of TV this summer. Discussion about upcoming Fall shows and hot topics about Matt Damon and Stephen Amell's insensitive commentary that blew up on social media. Co-Host ...Show More
BGN #35 | Lil Filmmakers

55:54 | Jul 6th, 2015

Janine Spruill, Anissa Cooper, and Ashlee Blackwell of Lil Filmmakers stops by to chat with us about this non-profit organization that assists urban youth with all aspects of film production. From cinematography, lighting, sound, and editing, Lil Fi...Show More
BGN #34 | Asians In Media

1:22:53 | Jun 15th, 2015

We invited a panel of guests of Asian descent called “Asians In Media”. We discussed whitewashing of Asian characters, prime time shows that have sparked controversy like “Fresh Off The Boat” and the lack of representation of Asians in all forms of m...Show More
BGN #33 | Indie Comic Creator Adrianne Grayson

1:01:01 | Jun 8th, 2015

Adrianne Grayson is the creator of the new comic Escape From Dino Isle and she founded her own publishing company called Supercillious Comics. Listen as Adrianne discusses her experiences getting started as an independent content creator and ways sh...Show More
BGN Short Intro

02:01 | Jun 2nd, 2015

#BGNPodcast 30 sec intro with Jamie Broadnax
BGN #32 | Regine Sawyer of Lockett Down Productions

1:03:56 | Jun 1st, 2015

Regine Sawyer is a writer, creator and owner of Lockett Down Productions Publications. She discusses how she founded the Women In Comics NYC Collective as well as the place of there women of color are now in the comics publishing industry. This was a...Show More
BGN #31 | Writer and Filmmaker David Walker

1:03:09 | May 30th, 2015

Are you a fan of comics? Want to get into writing comics or you’re an author looking to get your work published? Check out this podcast with author and journalist David F. Walker the creator behind the new Shaft comic as he discusses the business of ...Show More
BGN #30 | Cree Summer

1:00:12 | May 30th, 2015

The Queen of Animation stops by to chat with BGN about being the most profilic voice animator of our generation. Actress and singer Cree Summer geeked out with us over her body of work in shows like Inspector Gadget, Rugrats, and Tiny Toon Adventures...Show More
BGN #29 | The Writers Panel

1:03:03 | May 30th, 2015

We invited authors Theolonius Legend, Tiffany Davis, and Kevin Wayne Williams to discuss their experiences in publishing as well as what it takes to be a professional writer. If you are a budding author, this is one show you will not want to miss! Ho...Show More
BGN #28 | Baratunde Thurston

1:06:07 | May 30th, 2015

Entrepreneur, comedian, and New York Times best selling author Baratunde Thurston stopped by to chat with us about the his book “How To Be Black” as well as the tech community, social media and the blerd community. Check it out here! Special Guest Co...Show More
BGN #27 | Joseph P. Illidge

1:07:03 | May 30th, 2015

Joseph P. Illidge is the former editor Batman line of comic books for DC Entertainment and also worked for Milestone Comics which created titles and characters like Icon, Static, Rocket and Hardware. Joseph is the co-founder of Verge Entertainment an...Show More
BGN #26 | Actress Santana Dempsey

1:01:35 | May 30th, 2015

Actress Santana Dempsey who has appeared in many film and TV shows including HBO’s The Newsroom, chatted with Jamie about being a Black woman working in Hollywood, growing up biracial, and dealing with issues of colorism. We also geeked out over vari...Show More
BGN #25 | Teen CEO Maya Penn

1:00:08 | May 30th, 2015

Maya Penn is a 15 year old CEO that does it all from animation to designing environmentally-friendly clothing. She runs a non-profit that helps young girls in third world countries and she’s a self-declared geek! If you feel the need to be inspired t...Show More
BGN #24 | Retro Gaming Show

1:05:12 | May 30th, 2015

We geeked out over our favorite video games and consoles from the 80s and 90s! We reminisced and chatted about many games of our childhood as well as how we got into gaming. If you’re an NES, Sega, or Atari fan this is one show you do not want to mi...Show More
BGN #23 | Cerece Rennie Murphy

1:01:41 | May 30th, 2015

Science fiction author Cerece Rennie Murphy joins the Black Girl Nerds podcast to discuss her latest novel Order of the Seers. We geek out over Star Wars, X-Files, and fanfiction. Cerece provides some incredibly resourceful advice about how to get ...Show More
BGN #22 | Mental Illness In The Black Community

1:12:39 | May 30th, 2015

We explore the issue of mental illness and how in our community the topic comes with various stigmas. We dive into issues like depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder. Our panel included: John Minus, Terrell Starr, Keri, R. Shanea Williams, and Mel...Show More
BGN #21 | Opening Your Own Comic Book Store

1:04:50 | May 30th, 2015

Ariell Johnson is the founder and creator of Amalgam Comics & Coffeehouse and is working diligently to plan the build out and to crowd source funding to get the building up and running by May. Amalgam is a place of where geeks can feel included and t...Show More
BGN #20 | Curves and Cosplay

1:02:32 | May 30th, 2015

This episode of the Black Girl Nerds podcast featured the ladies of PNW Fattitude created by Rachelle Abellar. After meeting these women last year at Geek Girl Con during the Fatness and Fandom panel, I wanted to do a show about the lack of intersec...Show More
BGN #19 | Taimak

1:02:26 | May 30th, 2015

Actor and martial artist Taimak from the cult classic film The Last Dragon (1985) joined us to chat about his 30th Anniversary Celebration and his latest projects. This was an incredibly informative show and Taimak provided some amazing feedback and ...Show More
BGN #18 | Jem and the Holograms!

1:00:54 | May 30th, 2015

We had a TRULY OUTRAGEOUS time with Jem and the Holograms creator Christy Marx and both the speaking and singing voices of Jem, Samantha Newark and Britta Phillips! We discussed #JemTheMovie, the new comic book, and got exclusive info about new proj...Show More
BGN #17 | Daniel José Older

58:16 | May 30th, 2015

Author Daniel José Older stopped by to chat with us about his latest novel Half-Resurrection Blues. He discussed the story about a man named Carlos who is an in-betweener that is dealing with the duality of life and death. We also chatted about div...Show More
BGN #16 | The Kids of Blackish ABC

59:20 | May 30th, 2015

The hit ABC series Black-ish is making waves on primetime TV! We invited three cast members from the show including Marcus Scribner, Marsai Martin, and Miles Brown who play Andre, Diane, and Jack! These are amazing kids who are super talented and th...Show More
BGN #15 | Nerdcore Takeover

1:05:09 | May 30th, 2015

Nerdcore music is a popular subgenre of music that infuses hip hop beats, pop sounds, and video game as well as anime themes into its ear worm tracks. We invited artists Sammus, Mega Ran, Sky Blew, and Shubzilla to come on to speak about their exper...Show More
BGN #14 | Chemosabe

1:01:19 | May 30th, 2015

Our guest is filmmaker Keith Walker who is the creator of Chemosabe, a film about a man diagnosed with cancer. Walker’s film is a based on his own experiences with the disease and he also discusses how he used this film to not only share the message...Show More
BGN #13 | Legend of The Mantamaji

1:01:23 | May 30th, 2015

The #BGNPodcast invited TV director and comic book creator Eric Dean Seaton to discuss his new graphic novel The Legend of the Manamaji. He also discussed his career in TV as well as breaking into the publishing industry as an independent comic book...Show More
BGN #12 | Actress and Filmmaker Reagan Gomez

1:03:35 | May 30th, 2015

We invited actress/filmmaker Reagan Gomez to chat with us about her latest project that will be launched into a sci-fi horror web series called “Surviving The Dead”. Reagan gives a candid interview about her personal experiences in Hollywood and the ...Show More
BGN #11 | All Things Doctor Who

1:08:51 | May 30th, 2015

After a popular response from our fans and listeners on last year’s Doctor Who podcast, we decided to do another round of the hit BBC series which have carried loyal fans for decades! On this show hosted by Lee @uncredrewrite, we discuss the new sea...Show More
BGN #10 | Diversity In Comics With Afua Richardson and Jeremy Whitley

1:04:01 | May 30th, 2015

This podcast features Afua Richardson the illustrator behind Genius as well as the artist doing the cover art for the new Captain America comic for Marvel. Jeremy Whitley is the creator of Princeless about a young girl who doesn’t want to be rescued ...Show More
BGN #9 | CBS Extant Creators Mickey Fisher and Greg Walker

1:01:24 | May 30th, 2015

We invited TV showrunners Mickey Fisher and Greg Walker to chat with us about the new CBS hit series Extant! We discuss how the show was conceptualized as well as discussed what to expect from season 2! Co-host Shareef Jackson who uses the #ScienceL...Show More

55:35 | May 30th, 2015

BGN was invited to New York Super Week to perform a live broadcast in front of an audience to help kick-off New York Super Week which precedes New York Comic Con. The topic was about Blerds and the online community. We discussed how we used social me...Show More
BGN #7 | RPGs and LARPing

1:01:56 | May 30th, 2015

We revisit this podcast initially broadcast back in Jan of 2014, with a panel of Black RPG’ers who are experts in various RPG formats such as table top, digital gaming, and live action roleplaying. We discuss favorite games, suggestions for new user...Show More
BGN #6 | Princesses and Witches

57:48 | May 30th, 2015

Ashanti McMillion co-founder of Guardian Princess chats with us about racial diversity and body diversity in storybook fairy tales for young girls. We also spoke with the cast and creator of the popular new webseries “MisSpelled” which features five ...Show More
BGN #5 | Online Dating and Black Stereotypes

1:14:13 | May 30th, 2015

This was a 2-part podcast where we discussed Online Dating and our various experiences in using the internet to find love as well as Black Stereotypes in our community. Take a listen to this podcast that combats both hot button topics on one show! Co...Show More
BGN #4 | Job Psychology

58:57 | May 30th, 2015

Featured guest Dr. Patricia Thompson is an award-winning psychologist and management consultant. Dr Thompson discusses the psychology of winning in the job market and how to stay grounded while working your way to the top of the corporate ladder. Co-...Show More
BGN #2 | Summer Television

1:18:47 | May 30th, 2015

Special guest Aaron Freeman joins us as we geek out over our favorite TV shows and new shows premiering over the summer. Episode co-hosted by Latanya Barrett and Shelly Ellis. Hosted by Jamie Broadnax