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This Penn Alum Singer-Songwriter Has Some “Best-in-the-Business Musicians” Backing Him Up

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Singer-songwriter Jay Matsueda (W’95, Good Cop Bad Cop Acoustic Music Group) has gone from eating his sad to releasing his second CD “Treat Love Kind”  (For you Los Angelinos, Jay’s CD Release party is this Wednesday, 5/26 at The Mint, 8-10 pm).  And Jay has a whole bunch of “best in the business” musicians backing […]

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This Penn Alum Hollywood Screenwriter Has A Raunchy New Web Series (NSFW)

Penn alum Dave Cowen (C’06, TEP, 34th Street, Write On!) is certainly carving a niche out for himself in Hollywood. While Dave has been finishing his MFA degree in Screenwriting at USC, he’s been busy with two very entertaining projects you’ll want to check out (one with another fellow Penn alum). After the jump, you’ll […]

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This Oscar Nominated Writer/Director Has a Musical Tribute For All You Beautiful Pregnant Ladies (VIDEO)

After his short film was nominated for an Oscar in 2006, Rob Pearlstein (C’95, DP) went on to create another funny film that caught our attention. Now, Rob has created what seems to be a sure viral video sensation called “She Gotta Bump”, a song as he says, “for all you beautiful pregnant ladies”. Watch […]

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This Holiday Season, Songwriter Matsueda Invites You To “Eat Your Sad”

Songwriter Jay Matsueda (W’95, Good Cop Bad Cop Acoustic Music Group) has recently released his debut solo CD called “Eat Your Sad” and you should definitely give it a listen. I’ve known Jay for quite some time now here in Los Angeles and I’ve been a big fan of his music. As you’ll hear on all […]

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DT’s B&P: Television Writers, Actors and Musicians, Oh My!

This week’s roundup has Penn alumni acting, writing and performing music on TV shows…and then much more certain speculation about one alum becoming Hollywood’s big cheese… It seems pretty sure that Disney Channel’s Rich Ross (C’83) will be heading up Disney.  More HERE Robert Gant (C’90, Penn Six) made an appearance on “CSI Miami” this […]

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This TV Writer Did WHAT(!) to Fund her Feature Film!? (VIDEO)

Earlier this week, I posted video of TV writer (and Penn in Pictures’) host Lew Schneider (C’83) and “ER” Medical consultant, Zach Lutsky (C’97) talking about their beginnings in Hollywood. Today, I continue my Penn in Pictures series with great video of TV writer Sherri Cooper Landsman (C’94). Sherri got her start with a bantery […]

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