Jagged Parts with Kunal Jaggi

Jagged Parts with Kunal Jaggi

www.kunaljaggi.com/jaggedparts
Join me in my adventure in the Film/TV industry where I work professionally as an actor, audition and acting coach, director, union liaison and now podcast host. The series will be a hybrid between interviews with leading professionals from all facets of the industry, and reflections on my own experiences and learnings, with a goal to provide value.


#20: Edie Inksetter - Handmaid’s Tale, IT, Shoot The Messenger
Jul 31 • 68 min
Best known for her on-screen roles on ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’, Stephen King’s ‘IT’, ‘Shoot the Messenger’ and many more Film/TV roles, Edie Inksetter is a Toronto based actor and acting/audition coach. Edie chatted with me about her experiences in the…
#19: Reina Hardesty - The Flash, Far Cry & More
Mar 24 • 73 min
Known for recently playing the Weather Witch on ‘The Flash’, Reina also chats about her work on UBISOFT’s Far Cry New Dawn, Start Up, Greenhouse Academy and more. Reina also shares some stories on what keeps her inspired and motivated as an actor.
#18: Michael Kostroff - Audition Psych 101, The Wire & More
Feb 28 • 68 min
Michael Kostroff is best known for his 5 seasons as gang attorney Maury Levy on The Wire (HBO) and dozens of other appearances on shows like Billions, The Blacklist, Law & Order: SVU, Luke Cage, The Deuce, Elementary, The Good Wife, Damages, Blue Bloods,…
#17: Veenu - Netflix’s Lost in Space, how to manage audition anxiety
Feb 22 • 59 min
Vancouver based actor, coach and creator Veenu Sandhu talks about working on the Netflix hit series ‘Lost in Space’, upcoming feature ‘A Dog’s Way Home’ and her tips and practices for actors on managing audition anxiety and nerves through her Audition…
#16: Joy Juckes - Set Coaching, Voice Acting & Industry
Jan 21 • 85 min
Joy Juckes, the founder of Resonare Voice Studios, chats about coaching actors on projects like “Vikings”, “Game of Thrones”, “Race”, “Lion”, the importance of working on your overall voice instrument, dialects and how actors can get more work in the…
#15: Tony Alcantar - Vancouver’s #1 On Set Dialect Coach
Dec 30, 2018 • 88 min
Vancouver’s #1 Dialect Coach and Founder of Tony Alcantar & Associates, Tony talks about dialect coaching Martin Freeman, Ewan McGregor & Billy Bob Thornton on FX’s Fargo & other actors on the many productions he’s worked on. We also discussed the…
#14: Shawn Ahmed on Acting and Writing
Dec 23, 2018 • 70 min
Shawn Ahmed (The Expanse, Slasher, Saw VI, Designated Survivor etc) talks about acting and writing in Film/TV, his season at the Shaw Festival. We also delve into the unique challenges and opportunities working as diverse artists and creators.
#13: Fuck Excuses. Fuck Luck. 3 Acting Lessons
Dec 12, 2018 • 17 min
Fuck your excuses. 3 acting related lessons learned in the past month. Fuck the “unlucky #13”, fuck luck, lets aim for personal accountability.
#12: Jason Ainslie - Talent Agent & Owner of Principals Talent
Oct 26, 2018 • 77 min
Jason Ainslie purchased Principals Talent from his then agent at the age of 22, and in the 18 years since, has built Principals to be one of Vancouver’s premier boutique talent agencies covering all divisions - Film, TV, Commercials and Voice Over. Jason…
#11: Dale, creator of ‘Silver, Sixty and Single’ on working in casting and more
Oct 13, 2018 • 58 min
Dale Willman talks about creating her own series ‘Silver, Sixty and Single’, experiences working in casting in Nova Scotia (CBC’s The Book of Negroes), her love of acting and work to overcome sexism and ageism in the industry and acting in Vancouver
#10: Aaron & I chat about his extensive Film, TV & Theatre career as an Actor, Director, Acting Teacher and Producer
Oct 1, 2018 • 63 min
One of Vancouver’s busiest actors and most recommended acting teachers, Aaron chats about his initials years in the business, what inspired him to create The Working Actors Gym and Mitch and Murray Productions, upcoming production of “Sex with Strangers”,…
#9: Adil Zaidi - diversity in Film/TV, working on ‘The Good Doctor’ and more
Sep 26, 2018 • 57 min
Adil and I chat about our experiences auditioning and working in Film/TV as ethnically diverse actors, his work on shows like ‘The Good Doctor’ and how to stay focused and motivated in this business.
#8: Arielle’s work on TV Series (Series of Unfortunate Events, Chesapeake Shores etc), singing anthems at Whitecaps & Canucks games and more
Sep 19, 2018 • 60 min
Arielle Tuliao talks about how she got started acting in Film/TV, singing the national anthems at Vancouver Whitecaps FC and Canucks games, working on ‘A Series of Unfortunate Events’ (Netflix), ‘Chesapeake Shores’ (Hallmark) and talks about the…
#7: Darby talks about working on The Flash, attending AMDA and life in LA, and upcoming YEAA events
Sep 12, 2018 • 64 min
Darby Steeves and I chatted about her experiences attending American Musical and Dramatic Academy in LA and NYC, auditioning for Film/TV in LA and Vancouver, her work as a stand on Season 4 of CW’s The Flash and upcoming events as co-chair of Young…
#6: Brian Doe talks about his experiences in voice acting, shares tips and hilarious character voices
Sep 5, 2018 • 65 min
Brian Doe, an experienced Voice (My Little Pony, Beyblade, World Trigger) and Film (Wayward Pines) actor talks about how to get started in voice acting, his experience at fan conventions, inspirational figures in his life and creating art. He…
#5: 233 Days in Vancouver
Aug 31, 2018 • 43 min
On my 233rd day in Vancouver, moving here from Toronto in January 2018, I talk about my thoughts and experiences so far - about the Film/TV industry in Vancouver vs Toronto, set life, casting, auditions, classes and much more.
#4: Adam Murciano - starting acting young, industry in Toronto & Vancouver, and his upcoming guest star on CBC
Aug 24, 2018 • 44 min
Actor Adam Murciano & I talk about his journey in acting - including starting professionally at 13, his experiences in the industry in Toronto and now Vancouver, his upcoming guest star on CBC and creating our own destinies. Adam also shares tips for…
#3 - Kallie’s journey from a professional dancer to actor in Film/TV
Aug 17, 2018 • 60 min
An experienced professional dancer with years of training, competing and performing in various styles and credits such as The Flash (CW), Descendants 2 (Disney) and Once Upon a Time (ABC), Kallie Hu talks about her journey and transition into acting in…
Episode 2 - Actor & Stuntman Serje Basi talks about how to get into stunt work and the evolution of action in Film from flashy HK styles to gritty and realistic action in The Bourne series, John Wick etc.
Aug 11, 2018 • 52 min
Serje talks about how his military and martial arts experience led him to stunt and acting work in Film/TV, gives tips to aspiring stunt actors and shares his thoughts on the evolution of action styles in film - from the flashy Hong Kong style action to…
Derrick Van Wyk talks about his experience working on ‘Skyscraper’ (starring The Rock), auditioning for Film/TV and his cirque focused production company Blue Crane Ventures
Aug 5, 2018 • 52 min
A candid discussion with South African born, Vancouver based actor Derrick Van Wyk. We talked about his unique experiences in the entertainment industry - including working as a dialect coach on ‘Skyscraper’ (starring Dwayne The Rock Johnson), auditioning…