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  • 01:02

    THE NDUSTRY WITH AKIA & NICOLE

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    THE NDUSTRY HOSTS, AKIA AND NICOLE HAVE AN INTIMATE CONVERSATION WITH ACTOR 7 AUTHOR, ROBERT PAUL TAYLOR! 


    Robert Paul Taylor is a remarkable American film actor and author, Robert Paul Taylor who has successfully segued from the theatre stage to TV and Film. A native of San Francisco, Taylor started his career as a dancer in several MTV commercials. He found success as a dancer as he appeared in more than a dozen music videos including the Cat Dolls' "Don't 'Cha," Gwen Stefani's "Rich Girl" and Elton John's "Thankful". He also appeared opposite Uma Thurman in the International Schweppes Commercials. As a model, Taylor has appeared in over 10 gallery works for Iconic Photographer David LaChapelle including "The Raft", "Thy Kingdome Come" and the Maybach Campaign. In television, Robert was Remy Ramirez on Hulu's Original Series East Los High, and was Sergeant Flex Hardbottom on the ABC's series Mixology. Currently, Taylor currently stars as Ray Peratta in the addictive series The Bathroom Diaries, which won the Silver Lei Award at the Honolulu Film Festival for “Best TV Pilot” back in 2013.



    In Film, Robert appeared in the indie film Coyote and currently is one of the stars in the anticipated film Prince Ali. As an author and screenwriter, Taylor penned the screenplay for The Bathroom Diaries and released several books from his publishing company Street Fame Books, which include Paris in Flames, Drifting, All Out War, Of Everything I Once Loved, and Solitary Man.


    LISTEN TO THIS INTERVIEW ONLINE OR VIA LAN/MOBILE AT 718-766-4694.  YOU ARE NOW IN THE NDUSTRY!

  • 00:16

    The Ndustry Show with Akia & Nicole

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    THIS WEEK ON THE NDUSTRY WITH AKIA & NICOLE, WE HOST THE UNIQUELY TALENTED, ACTOR, COMIC, RAPPER & MOTIVATIONAL SPEAKER, ANGELIQUE BATES!


    Angelique is notable actress, comedian, lyricist rapper who is best known for her remarkable presence on Nickelodeon’s All That, where she was one of the original cast members. Born and raised in Los Angeles, Bates got her start in a Borax commercial when she was a baby.[2] She subsequently landed an AT&T commercial and a co-starring role in the movie Sweet Potato Ride. Many years later, she got the job on a new sketch comedy series. During her times in All That she’s worked with other famous kid stars such Amanda Bynes, Kenan Thompson and many more. After leaving All That, Angelique later booked a co-starring roles on Strong Medicine and Boston Public. Bates has also done several projects on her YouTube channel (angeliquebates) with former All That cast members Katrina Johnson and Alisa Reyes. She is the famous Bub Bub Lady from Comedy Central’s Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!, You can also find her in the film 35 and Ticking alongside Kevin Hart, Mike Epps, Nicole Ari Parker, Clifton Powell, & Meagan Good. Bates have also signed a record deal and released her international single "Can't Fade Me Now" that is available on iTunes. Bates also made an appearance in the music video for "Love Never Felt So Good" by Michael Jackson and Justin Timberlake.


    Angelique is not only a great mother to her son and daughter, but is also a great role model for up and coming child stars trying to make it in Hollywood. She’s a Humanitarian, Domestic Violence Survivor, and a great motivational speaker for the youth in urban communities. TUNE-IN TO THE LIVE SHOW AT 718-766-4694 OR ONLINE AT WWW.WELCOMETOTHENDUSTRY.NET. YOU ARE NOW IN THE NDUSTRY!

  • 01:04

    THE NDUSTRY WITH AKIA & NICOLE

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    THIS WEEK ON THE NDUSTRY, WE TRAVEL ON A PROFOUND JOURNEY INTO THE EXPLORATION OF HAIR & THE HUMAN CONDITIONING! WE TALK EXCLUSIVELY, WITH "HAIR" DOCUMENTARY FILMMAKERS: SASHA & GUY BOUDREAUX!  Sasha and Guy Boudreaux are award-winning documentary filmmakers. The husband and wife team has also written, directed and produced numerous TV shows and pilots and continue to work in the areas of television, narrative and documentary film. Their goal as filmmakers is to present a different a point of view of the world to audiences that is informative and thought-provoking. 


    Listen to learn about the lives of people around you and about yourself... JOIN US FOR THE LIVE CONVERSATION WITH THESE PHENOMENAL TALENTS! LISTEN VIA LAN AND MOBILE AT: 718-766-4964 OR ONLINE AT WWW.WELCOMETOTHENDUSTRY.NET.  THANK YOU FOR THE LOVE & SUPPORT! YOU ARE NOW IN THE NDUSTRY!


    ~ Akia & Nicole


     

  • 01:00

    the Ndustry w. Akia & Nicole

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    Ndustry Radio Show hosts, Akia and Nicole provide industry news, guest updates, recap awards results and prepare listeners for the Big Game, the 48th Annual Superbowl Game. Join Us  7-8 pm for special call-in guests and announcements! You are now in the Ndusrty. 

  • 01:17

    THE NDUSTRY WITH AKIA & NICOLE

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    THE NDUSTRY SHOW INTRODUCES TWO-TIME Grammy® Award Nominated, Three RIAA Gold Record Award Holder, NAACP Image Award, and National Endowment For the Arts Fellowship Grant Recipient, Author & Speaker,  KEVIN TONEY!


    A seasoned composer, jazz pianist and recording artist, Kevin Toney started playing the age of 5 in, Detroit, Michigan. His first teacher was his sister Helen. He also plays the cello and alto saxophone. He attended the prestigious Cass Technical High School and Howard University. During his tenure, he became the leader of the The Blackbyrds, the innovative jazz-soul fusion sextet founded by jazz trumpet legend Donald Byrd.  Kevin wrote and co- penned many of the band's most memorable music including the hit “Rock Creek Park”, “All I Ask,” and the  Grammy®-nominated  “Unfinished Business.” After six now-classic `70s Soul albums, the group disbanded and Kevin recorded his first solo LP, Special K in 1982.


    Kevin applied his talent to the literary world and wrote “The Virtuous Man: Breaking The Men’s Code,“ which addresses the misconceptions (“Men's Code”) that men have learned from an early age regarding marriage and family, the baggage that men often bring into their marriages and their struggle in letting go of them. Other published books are The Kevin Toney Collection, Volume I and Heart of Gratitude: Piano Solos.


    Kevin is a mentor for the "Manformation Project," an LA-based program boys of 10-18 years of age into contact with Godly minded men to cultivate positive growth. Kevin and his wife – renowned costuming designer Phyllis Toney – also started The Toney Family Foundation which focuses on arts and music related philanthropy.


    TUNE-IN TO THE LIVE INTERVIEW, SUNDAY@ 7PM EST/4PM PST. LISTEN VIA LAN OR MOBILE AT 718-766-4964 OR ONLINE WWW.WELCOMETOTHENDUSTRY.NET


     

  • 00:54

    the Ndustry w. Akia & Nicole

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    This week the Ndustry travels back to LA for a conversation with Documentary filmmaker and Producer, Adia May and a reality TV fan-favorite, Emmy-nominated Executive Television Producer, and Author, Troy DeVolld.

  • 01:00

    the Ndustry w. Akia & Nicole

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    The Ndustry Presents Actor, Speaker and Host,  Patrick Faucette.  Patrick ‘s newest role landed him of the set of the OWN Television Network's highest rated drama "The Have's and the Have Nots." Written and directed by Tyler Perry; Patrick plays the role of Tony Watson, the long lost father of Benny Young. His character creates quite a stir in the lives of the "have nots" with his renewed interest in the life of his son.  Hear how Patrick’s role amazingly developed. Call 347-989-8384 to listen via mobile or log onto www.welcometothendustry.info to listen online.  The show is pre-recorded and will be available on-demand as well.  Thank you for loyalty and support! You are now in the Ndustry!

  • 01:02

    the Ndustry w. Akia & Nicole

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    TONIGHT at 7 PM EST THE NDUSTRY BRINGS YOU THE LATEST AND THE GREATEST NDUSTRY BUZZ WITH HOST NICOLE LESTER AND AKIA UWANDA ALONG WITH OUR SPECIAL GUEST HOSPITALITY EXTRAORDINAIRE, RACQUEL WILLIAMS. TUNE IN @www.welcometothendustry.info or 347-989-8385 and push option 1 to join the convo. WELCOME TO THE NDUSTRY!

  • 01:01

    the Ndustry w. Akia & Nicole

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    THIS WEEK THE NDUSTRY RADIO SHOW INTRODUCES: Award-winning Writer, performer and singer, and recording artist,  Marc Dickerson! Having his start in the church and in his schools’ choirs, from grade school to high school, Marc satisfied his burning passion to be in the industry after college where he pursued a career in music, where he and two friends landed a major record deal with Geffen Record (formerly known as MCA Records). During this time he took great interest in songwriting, which eventually led to several major songwriting opportunities and placements. In 2003 he was the recipient of the ASCAP/Heineken R&B Songwriter Initiative. He went on to write for hit groups such as “Arrested Development”, Michael Jackson’s boy group “Visions”, Usher’s group “One Chance”, gospel artists Darwin Hobbs, Troy Sneed, and many more. In 2008 he received the ASCAP Rhythm & Soul award for gospel songwriter of the year!


    Join us for the exclusive interview with Marc Dickerson TO LISTEN, VIA MOBILE OR LAN, DIAL 347-989-8385 OR TUNE-IN ONLINE AT www.welcometothendustry.info. Thank you for listening, your loyalty and support! You are now in the Ndustry!

  • 00:57

    the Ndustry w. Akia & Nicole

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    THIS WEEK, THE NDUSTRY INTRODUCES YOU TO THE POWERFUL, PERSISTENT AND HIGHLY PRODUCTIVE MOTIVATIONAL VISIONARY, SPEAK AND AUTHOR, DR. VERNET JOSEPH!!!

    Dr. Vernet A. Joseph - America's #1 Potential Passion & Productivity expert and speaker; is a noted bestselling author and productivity catalyst. His goal is to teach others to “Live in Full Expectation” by living to produce daily. His passion is to help others live their best life by tapping into their inner purpose. Dr. Vernet has consulted with clients around the world, while speaking in over 25 countries.

    For two decades he has served his family, community, and country in leadership capacities whether on the battlefields of war or the battlefields of life. He is a devoted husband, father and leader.
    Allow him to serve you! Join us to get nuggets of knowledge and productivity inspiration. Listen via mobile at 347-989-8385 or log on to www.welcometothendustry.com.  YOU ARE NOW IN THE NDUSTRY!


     

  • 01:01

    the Ndustry w. Akia & Nicole

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    THIS WEEK, THE NDUSTRY INTRODUCES THEATRICAL DIRCTOR, AND ACTOR Gregg T. Daniel returned for the final season of HBO’s True Blood as the wise and sympathetic Reverend Daniels, marking his character’s fourth season on the Emmy winning series. With over 100 credits in film and television, Gregg’s roles span the spectrum         from comedy      (Curb         Your Enthusiasm, Weeds) to drama (The West Wing, Castle, Desperate Housewives) to procedurals (NCIS), science fiction (Star Trek: Voyager) and children’s shows (Austin & Ally, Kickin’ It). Big screen credits include Spiderman 3, Hancock, Mars Attacks, Evan Almighty, Pump Up The Volume, and White Men Can’t Jump.


    An accomplished theatre director, Gregg is the Artistic Director of the Los Angeles-based Lower Depth Theatre Ensemble, and was nominated for a 2013 NAACP Image Award for helming the Los Angeles production of Kwame Kwei-Armah’s Elmina’s Kitchen, which also won the NAACP Award for Best Ensemble for 2103.


    Join us for a candid conversation about the business, his tips and personal journey. Listen via mobile at 347-989-8385 or log on to www.welcometothendustry.com.  YOU ARE NOW IN THE NDUSTRY!