Founded in 2016, Talk Easy with Sam Fragoso is a weekly podcast of intimate, long-form interviews with people from all walks of life: filmmakers, comedians, activists, politicians, actors, and once, my mother. Where people sound like people. New episodes every Sunday morning.

Sam Fragoso, Host

Sam is a writer, director, and radio host based in Los Angeles. From 2013-2017 he operated the film-focused website, Movie Mezzanine. His writings have appeared in Vanity Fair, NPR, WIRED, The New Republic, Playboy, and The Atlantic. He was previously the Creative Director of the Roxie Theater in San Francisco.

His debut film, Sebastian, is about his grandfather who left Mexico for America in 1948. It’s played festivals around the US and Europe. You can watch all his work here.

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Producer – Karoline Ribak
Executive Producer – Janicza Bravo
Illustrator – Krishna Shenoi
Music – Dylan Peck
Web Developer – Ian Jones
Editors – Roman Richard, Sean Fitzgerald, Clarisse Guevarra, CJ Mitchell
Mixer – Andrew Vastola
Graphics – Derek Gabryszak, Ian Jones, Ethan Sinica
Special thanks to Corey Atad and Ian Chang


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