0007 “The Matrix” of Modern Horror - Get Out (2017) feat. Kevin “K.L.” Martin Jr.
Director Jordan Peele shook the world with his 2017 directorial debut Get Out and to Black filmmakers in the horror landscape, this masterpiece did a lot more than just entertain… Writer, director, music manager, photographer, councilman, and Euroleague former professional basketball player, Kevin “K.L.” Martin Jr. comes on the show and together we break down the legacy of the iconic film that changed the horror landscape forever. I ask Martin Jr. about his many talents and how he’s able to juggle the world of film, politics, music, and we deep dive into our experiences in the type of racism Jordan Peele brings to light in the legendary feature. But wait, there’s more… Additionally, we tackle our thoughts Lil Rel Howrey’s Oscar snub, the sunken place, Erika Alexander’s scene-stealing performance, the Cornetto trilogy, Kevin’s upcoming feature film directorial debut, and much more! Where to find K.L. Martin Jr.: Instagram: @codename_leon, @kaleidosightfilms, @3143_artist Twitter: @codename_leon Website: https://www.kevinlmartin.com Proof of Concept: The Hit - Directed by K.L. Martin Jr. Scenes mentioned in the podcast: Erika Alexander Scene - Get Out Sunken Place Scene- Get Out Betty Gabriel Scene - Get Out Like the thrill of horror? You can find more horror at the Westcoast Strange website at westcoaststrange.com This podcast is presented by Geek Happy Network. You can find other shows at geekhappynetwork.com.