Athena Reich is an award winning actress and singer/songwriter. She won numerous awards for her hosting work on the Curious Cook, an LGBT cooking web series. Her music videos charted #1 on MTV LOGO and her one-woman Off-Broadway comedy, “Lady Gaga: #ARTBIRTH” received Time Out Critic’s Pick and attention from Lady Gaga herself. Most recently Athena is featured in “haveababy,” a documentary about IVF by Oscar-nominated filmmaker Amanda Micheli. In it, Athena tells her story as a single lesbian mother by choice facing infertility.
After having faced infertility, Athena finally has the baby she fought so hard to get. Explore the ups and downs of motherhood in Athena’s video series “Baby Steps” with baby Phoenix as they battle colic, baby’s first injury, international travel and more with a fierce blend of humor and raw love.
Actor and acclaimed comic Emma Willmann hails from rural Maine and relocated to NYC to attend graduate school. Willmann first entered the entertainment industry as an intern at a hip-hop recording studio, and she’s still passionate about music and pop culture. Willmann’s live comedy and TV credits include Just for Laughs, SiriusXM, Lifetime TV, ID Discovery and South Beach Comedy Festival. Time Out NY listed her as one of the 10 funniest women in NYC. She was a top 10 finalist in New York’s Funniest competition and headlined her own sold-out show in the New York Comedy Festival. Willmann got acquainted with the GO Magazine crew when she performed at NYC Pride 2015 and now is taking the airwaves by storm with her quick wit and engaging interviews with fellow comedians, models, djs and more. Check out “UNREGULATED with Emma Willmann” for tons of laughs.
Listen to the full unedited version on Unregulated’s iTunes podcast.
Shavon Natè is a native New Yorker, married for five years to her handsome wife; together they’re raising their two-year-old son. Natè is a social worker/therapist and serendipitously, an avid podcast listener. Natè’s also a gamer, a nerd with a penchant for Dungeons & Dragons and an Anglophile who adores anything Doctor Who. She began her career in media at GO Magazine 10 years ago, working first as a writing intern, and then as GO’s highly regarded nightlife editor. Back now with her podcast series “The Cheeky Geek with Shavon Natè”, she infuses both her quirky banter and probing questions in her interviews featuring topics like comic books, all things fandom related, queer historical figures and everything in between.
Listen to the full unedited version on The Cheeky Geek’s iTunes podcast.
Nasty Women Talk Back is a new feminist political talk show series from filmmaker K. Rocco Shields. Featuring different panelists and guest hosts, every episode will have four women in conversation about issues relating to women (especially LGBTQ women) and how we can be proactive under the new administration.