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Black Girl Nerds

Black Girl Nerds

Black Girl Nerds is a podcast and place where girls of our ilk can express themselves freely and embrace who they are. This is not a show exclusively for Black women, but it is a show exclusively for Nerds! Haha! The end of each episode provides information on each of our social networks and a preview to the next week’s podcast topic.

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  • 199: 'Animal Crackers' Directors Scott Sava and Tony Bancroft
    The directors behind the animated film 'Animal Crackers' sit down with BGN to talk about the film and how they put the star-studded cast together. Scott Sava (based on his graphic novel of the same name) and Tony Bancroft ('Mulan') discuss the origin story of how this film was brought... Read more
    Published on: 2020-08-10
  • 198: Black Motherhood
    Angelica and Jordan share their personal experiences being single moms and raising their kids. As well as what it is like to raise their children in a racially charged climate. For all of the moms to be out there or mothers out there that want to hear stories similar to... Read more
    Published on: 2020-08-03
  • 197: Floral Designer Maurice Harris
    Maurice Harris is a Los Angeles-based artist who is best known as the visionary behind Bloom & Plume, a floral design studio located in Echo Park. Hosted by acclaimed artist, Maurice Harris ( , 'Centerpiece' explores the nature of creativity with celebrity guests as they go deep into what drives... Read more
    Published on: 2020-07-27
  • 196: Actor Kylie Bunbury and Entrepreneur Jessica Sinclair
    This week the BGN Podcast releases a 2-part episode featuring actress Kylie Bunbury (Pitch, Brave New World) and entrepreneur Jessica Sinclair. In our first segment, Jessica Sinclair who also refers to herself as a nursepreneur talks about her first book "Network Like You Mean It:  A Nurse's Journey to Entrepreneurship... Read more
    Published on: 2020-07-20
  • 195: 'Stargirl's' Angelika Washington and 'Warrior Nun's' Toya Turner
    We present to you in this amazing 2-part episode of the BGN Podcast 2 Black female superheroines who are heroines to us both on and off the screen! The first segment features Anjelika Washington who discusses her new role on CW's "Stargirl" as Beth Chapel. The second segment features actor... Read more
    Published on: 2020-07-13
  • 194: Miriam A. Hyman on 'The Chi', Hip Hop, and More!
    Miriam A. Hyman can be seen starring on season three of Showtime’s critically acclaimed series The Chi.  She joins the cast this year and shines as Dre, a high school guidance counselor who affects the lives of her students in a major way.   Miriam is also a songwriter and... Read more
    Published on: 2020-07-06
  • 193: Sil Lai Abrams Speaks 'On The Record'
    Sil Lai Abrams, a domestic violence awareness activist, and writer is featured in the stunning documentary On The Record. The film presents the powerful and haunting story featuring survivors accusing media mogul Russell Simmons of sexual assault.  Sil Lai has an in-depth discussion about media representation and race, the Simmons... Read more
    Published on: 2020-06-29
  • 192: Orlando Jones Returns!
    In this captivating episode of the Black Girl Nerds podcast, actor Orlando Jones returns to discuss his opinions on the state of our culture with the current protest uprisings and response to police brutality in this country against African Americans.  He also will address the recent local controversy over UNCW... Read more
    Published on: 2020-06-22
  • 191: Getting Into America with Trymaine Lee
    In this episode of the Black Girl Nerds podcast,  we speak with MSNBC's Pulitzer Prize and Emmy Award-winning journalist, Trymaine Lee, to speak on behalf of his highly acclaimed and powerful new podcast, "Into America". Trymaine has truly amplified the voices of African-Americans throughout the COVID-19 pandemic with his unique... Read more
    Published on: 2020-06-15
  • 190: Building Our Legacy with Shaunte Mears-Watkins & Cassandra Lewis
    In this episode of the Black Girl Nerds podcast, Pine-Sol executives Shaunte Mears-Watkins and Cassandra Lewis discuss their latest efforts to help Black women entrepreneurs build and fund their businesses with a $200,000 grant being offered through the Build Your Legacy campaign. You can vote for who can win the... Read more
    Published on: 2020-06-08
  • BGN #189 I Our Nation is Burning
    In this episode of the Black Girl Nerds podcast, we reflect in the recent events of this past week that have stirred up around the tragic death of George Floyd. The nation is burning now, both literally and metaphorically and everyone is trying to push through the pain of state-sanctioned... Read more
    Published on: 2020-06-01
  • BGN #188 I Recording Artist TeaMarrr
    BGN sits down with recording artist TeaMarrr featured on season 4 of HBO's Insecure soundtrack. Shaking up pop, hip-hop, R&B, and more with a sharp sense of humor — and even sharper mic skills — TeaMarrr emerged in 2016 and quickly earned more than 4 million worldwide streams and high... Read more
    Published on: 2020-05-25
  • BGN #187 I Actor Stephan James
    Actor Stephan James reprises his role as Walter Cruz in season 2 of the critically acclaimed podcast-turned-TV series 'Homecoming'.  In this season, James co-stars with Janelle Monáe. Walter who is trying to build a new life following the traumas of war and the Homecoming Initiative, begins to realize that there’s... Read more
    Published on: 2020-05-18
  • BGN #186 I Comic Book Superheroine: Monet St. Croix
    This week's episode of the BGNPodcast, Ryanne brings to you another comic book superheroine highlighting Monet St. Croix. If you're new to this character or want to take a trip down memory lane to hear about your fave then tune into this geeky comic book episode! Host: Ryanne Music by: Sammus... Read more
    Published on: 2020-05-11
  • BGN #185 I Let's Recap HBO's 'Insecure'!
    In this week's episode of the BGNPodcast, we recap episodes 1-3 of the hit HBO series 'Insecure' starring Issa Rae, Yvonne Orji, Jay Ellis, Natasha Rothwell and more! We're excited to breakdown (in our own style of course) each episode, and how season 4 is pacing out so far.  Music... Read more
    Published on: 2020-05-04

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