Award-winning actor, writer and activist Daniel Beatty was named the new host of Geffen Playhouse Unscripted.
The series is distributed online on PodcastOne.
Upcoming guests include Sterling K. Brown, Marissa Jaret Winokur, Tituss Burgess, Tony Goldwyn, Jenifer Lewis, Loretta Devine and more.
“My passion has always been to empower through arts and culture,” said Beaty. “Unscripted has been an influential show for theatre and entertainment fans worldwide by allowing listeners to go in-depth with some of the most pivotal names in the industry. I’m honored to be joining this team, and cannot wait for listeners to hear the new voices and stories we’re showcasing every week.”
The show, airing every Wednesday, will feature some of today’s most compelling and creative personalities as they dive into a raw discussion on the art and craft of live storytelling, the creative process, professional milestones, challenges and current events. Previous guests have included Bryan Cranston, Anna Chlumsky, Ginnifer Goodwin, David Copperfield, Heather Graham, Lisa Lampanelli and Wayne Brady, to name a few.
“As we enter our second year of, we are thrilled to have a host as talented, timely and insightful as Daniel to bring the arts community to audiences around the world,” said Geffen Playhouse executive director Gil Cates, Jr.