TCCS #2: Seedy Pedestrian

TCCS #2: Seedy Pedestrian

On the second episode of the Talent Crush Chat Show, Stevie sings the praises of Tina Fey, Chris expounds on the genius of Marc Bernardin, and the pair interview singer-songwriter Teri Brown about her music and her love of Drew Barrymore before dishing out some TV-themed Unreliable Advice.


Tina Fey

Tina Fey is a writer, improvisor, actor, producer and more. She began her career as the first female head writer of Saturday Night Live, went on to create 30 Rock and The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, and wrote the hit-film-turned-Broadway-musical Mean Girls. Her work has earned Emmys, Golden Globes, SAG Awards, and the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor.

Variety Power of Women speech

Tina and Amy on Weekend Update

Tina on the basics of improv

Queen Bees & Wannabes

Splitsider piece on Tina

Tina with fans (this is just one of the nicest things I’ve ever seen – Stevie)

photo credit: LA Times

photo credit: LA Times

Marc Bernardin

Marc Bernardin has been an entertainment journalist for over twenty years and has also written for comic books and television shows. He is the former film editor for the LA times, and his work has also appeared in the Hollywood Reporter, GQ, Wired, and The Guardian UK. He co-hosts the Fatman On Batman podcast with Kevin Smith and is formidable on Twitter.

On Twitter

On Tumblr

The Fatman on Batman podcast

A recent episode of Fatman On Batman with the amazing Milana Vayntrub

Why I Wept While Watching Black Panther with My Son

The Truth About Who Should Play Batman Next

I Survived the Marvel Movie Marathon on Chick Fil-A, an Iron Will, and Love


Teri Brown

Multi-talented musician, performer, writer, and filmmaker Teri Brown chats with Stevie & Chris about treating your art like a job, having confidence in your abilities, Instagram models, the robot uprising, and more! Then she shares her Talent Crush, Drew Barrymore.

Follow Teri on Twitter and Instagram!

Teri's Spotify page

Teri's Soundcloud page

Music video for 'Falling Down'

Teri's short film 'He Thought/She Thought'

Drew Barrymore

Drew Barrymore

Teri and Stevie at Serendipity in NYC, October 2015

Teri and Stevie at Serendipity in NYC, October 2015


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