Kyle McMahon

Kyle McMahon

Kyle McMahon is a Millennial with a mission to help others on their road to self improvement. A pop culture junkie, he's the host of Pop Culture...Full Bio

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Pablo Schreiber & the cast of Halo & the Joy of Rom-Coms with Camila Mendes and Archie Renaux

In this epispode of Pop Culture Weekly, join Kyle McMahon, for a captivating session where we celebrate the arrival of Season 2 of Halo with insights from executive producer Kiki Wolfkill and showrunner David Wiener. They discuss the evolution of this iconic game franchise into a television phenomenon, revealing the thrills and challenges behind the series' fresh direction. Hear about the creative process and what fans can expect from the new season. Plus, we switch gears to the romantic comedy scene with Upgraded on Amazon Prime Video, as stars Camila Mendes and Archie Renaux share their on-set experiences and the joy of bringing this genre to life.

Listen in as Pablo Schreiber, the talent behind Master Chief, offers a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the intense action and darker tone of Halo's second season. He opens up about the personal journey of embracing the iconic role and the weight of fan expectations. Additionally, Kyle talks with Halo stars Joseph Morgan and Bokeem Woodbine about their roles in Halo Season 2. Also, Camila and Archie discuss the unique dynamic of their roles in "Upgraded," and the creative freedom they experienced while filming. Get a sense of the passion and dedication that these actors bring to their craft, and the exciting projects that are shaping the landscape of TV and film. Tune in for a pop culture-packed episode that brings you closer to the stories and stars you love.


Kyle McMahon's Death, Grief & Other Sh*t We Don't Discuss is now streaming: https://www.deathandgrief.show/Chapter-One-The-Diagnosis-AKA-WTF/

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A Journey with the Cast of Lulu Wang's Expats

In this episode of Pop Culture Weekly, join Kyle McMahon for a riveting chat with the incredible cast of Prime Video's new limited series "Lulu Wang's Expats," where they explore the rich narrative tapestry of their expatriate lives in Hong Kong during 2014. Ji-Young Yoo and Sarayu Blue open up about the emotional journey of their characters, who navigate the complexities of isolation and the poignant quest for belonging in a foreign land. Creator / writer / director Lulu Wang discusses how the themes in the limited series have been present in both her life and her previous work and Brian Tee and Jack Huston discuss how the women of the series elevated the series to true art. These conversations shed light on the profound themes of the series, revealing how it mirrors the universal experiences of feeling unseen and the pursuit of human connection.

Listen in as they reflect on the artistic triumph that is "Expats," a project that is a testament to the power of storytelling brought to life by a group of fiercely talented women. And learn how Lulu Wang's visionary direction, inspired by Janice YK Lee's original book, The Expatriates, culminates in a must-watch experience on Prime Video that resonates with viewers on a multitude of levels.

Kyle McMahon's Death, Grief & Other Sh*t We Don't Discuss is now streaming: https://www.deathandgrief.show/Chapter-One-The-Diagnosis-AKA-WTF/

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2024's Must-See Movies: Top Picks & Sleeper Hits with Kyle McMahon and Fandango's Erik Davis

In this episode of Pop Culture Weekly, get ready to mark your calendars and grab your popcorn as Kyle McMahon teams up with Fandango's Erik Davis to bring you a cinema lover's dream preview of 2024's hottest movie releases. Discussing Fandango customers Most Anticipated Movies of 2024, they're talking about the big, the bold, and the nostalgic—from the belly laughs awaiting in 'Deadpool 3' to the ghostly chuckles of 'Beetlejuice 2', they've got the inside scoop on what's going to have you queuing up for tickets. Kyle and Erik are not just discussing films; we're celebrating the shared experience of movie magic, the kind that pulls at your heartstrings with the musical notes of 'Wonka' and 'The Color Purple'.


Strap in as they navigate through a cinematic landscape peppered with spine-tingling silence in the upcoming 'A Quiet Place' spin-off and rev up the engines for 'Furiosa', the prequel that promises to take us back into the gritty world of Mad Max. They'll even tease your curiosity with a musical twist on 'Joker' that has us all at the edge of our seats. But it's not just about the heavy hitters—Kyle and Erik are also casting their predictions on the sleeper hits that just might steal the spotlight. So, whether you're a die-hard franchise fan or on the lookout for that under-the-radar blockbuster, join us for a conversation that's part crystal ball, part fan fest, and all about that silver screen love.

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Kyle McMahon's Death, Grief & Other Sh*t We Don't Discuss is now streaming: https://www.deathandgrief.show/Chapter-One-The-Diagnosis-AKA-WTF/

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Shifting Gears: Drive with Swizz Beatz and Nasir Dean

Get ready for a thrilling journey in this episode of Pop Culture Weekly as Kyle McMahon traverses the globe with music legend Swizz Beatz and his son, Nasir Dean (aka Note Mercato) They're taking a deep dive into their brand-new Hulu series, Drive with Swizz Beatz. But buckle up, because this is no ordinary tour - they're exploring not just cars, but the emotional ties that bind us, framed through the lens of diverse, passionate car-loving communities. From the heart of New York to the hustle of Southern California, the tech wonderland of Japan to the sandy mysteries of Saudi Arabia, we unveil the unique car culture that thrives in each of these places.


As Swizz and Nasir recount their adventure, you'll hear about LA's thriving hot rod scene and Japan's impressive low rider culture - a world of surprises that could be right in our own backyards! Hear how this father-son duo navigated unexpected turns and the unorthodox filming approach that turned their journey into an incredible adventure. Get ready to shift gears and join us for an extraordinary ride on this episode of Pop Culture Weekly.


Kyle McMahon's Death, Grief & Other Sh*t We Don't Discuss is now streaming: https://www.deathandgrief.show/Chapter-One-The-Diagnosis-AKA-WTF/

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HALLOWEEN 2023! LVCRFT & Valerie Complex (Deadline) Talk Horror & Halloween Movies!

Welcome to a special Halloween 2023 edition of Pop Culture Weekly with Kyle McMahon! Listen in as your host Kyle McMahon, aka Spooky Boy, chats with Valerie Complex from Deadline Hollywood about the world of horror movies. They share their all-time favorites, recent releases, and the divisive films that still have us debating. From The Exorcist and Halloween to the Ring 2 and Midsommar, their conversation explores the intricacies of the horror genre, highlighting the elements that make a great horror film. Valerie & Kyle also discuss the underrepresentation in Hollywood that has found a home in horror. They celebrate the genre's recent inclusivity and the triumphs of filmmakers like Jordan Peele, Yatu Jusu, and Nia D'Costa. As they navigate the nuances of the genre, they also touch on the power of horror at the box office, exploring how it has become a renaissance within the film industry and its consistent success.

Then the conversation turns to the music industry's embrace of spooky culture, as LVCRFT's MNDR (Amanda Warner) returns to discuss LVCRFT's new album V. They explore the impact of horror-inspired music, discussing their huge and continually growing successes and the inspiration behind their latest album V. We round off our chat with a fun exploration of the spooky season celebrations and anticipation for upcoming Halloween events. From major labels signing artists with spooky brands to the competition for the biggest spooky hit, they leave no tombstone unturned. Join us for this thrilling conversation that's sure to send chills down your spine!

Listen to V by LVCRFT here!

Go in depth with Deadline's Valerie Complex here!

Get the very latest, 24/7 breaking news from Deadline.com

Kyle McMahon's Death, Grief & Other Sh*t We Don't Discuss is now streaming: https://www.deathandgrief.show/Chapter-One-The-Diagnosis-AKA-WTF/

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Driving Forward: A Tribute to Paul Walker with Cody Walker & Fuel Fest

Ready for a heart-racing adventure? Strap in for an emotional ride as on this episode of Pop Culture Weekly as Kyle McMahon sits down with Cody Walker to discuss FuelFest, the exhilarating festival created to honor the legacy of his late brother, Paul Walker. Cody gives us an intimate insight into the passion that fuels this event and how it's intertwined with Reach Out Worldwide, a charity Paul established to aid disaster-stricken communities. You'll be moved as Cody reveals the aftermath of Paul's passing, emphasizing how essential it is to appreciate and cherish our loved ones.


Prepare to have your engines revving and hearts touched as we shift gears into the essence of Fuel Fest. We engage in a thrilling exploration of car culture and how this celebration draws enthusiasts from all corners. Cody introduces us to the Electrofest section, an exciting acknowledgement of the rising popularity of electric vehicles. He also takes us on a cross-country tour, sharing the unique vibes of the shows in different cities. It's a heartfelt episode that not only drives home the importance of cherishing our relationships but also celebrates the electrifying world of car culture. Tune in for a journey that's beyond the ordinary.

Check out Reach Out Worldwide and get dates and info on FuelFest.

Get the very latest, 24/7 breaking news from Deadline.com

Kyle McMahon's Death, Grief & Other Sh*t We Don't Discuss is now streaming: https://www.deathandgrief.show/Chapter-One-The-Diagnosis-AKA-WTF/

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Deciphering the Dynamics of the Hollywood Strike with Dominic Patten (Deadline Hollywood)

In this episode of Pop Culture Weekly, Kyle is joined once again by Dominic Patten, senior editor for Deadline Hollywood. It's about to get real with a deep-dive into the Hollywood strike. They're dissecting the ongoing turmoil, the recent studio proposal, the Writer's Guild's reaction, and the potential implications that could shake the very foundation of the industry. Trust us, this is a conversation you don't want to miss, as they shine a light on the strategy and posturing of both sides in a bid to give you an insider's perspective.


As the world grapples with the pandemic, Kyle and Dom are not ignoring the elephant in the room. They look at how the coronavirus has sent reverberations through the entertainment industry, marked by the dwindling of linear TV and the surge of streaming services. They ponder over possible solutions to this predicament, discuss the pandemic's effects on movie releases, and question the future of the cinema experience. Plus, they tackle the exciting prospect of Apple's new VR range, its potential to promote upcoming films, and how it could revolutionize cinema.


They wrap up with a compelling discussion about the changing viewing habits and what it means for the world of entertainment. Analyzing the success of original films versus franchises, and the impact of labor strife, they cover all corners of the industry. They explore how this dynamic industry can weather the storm and continue to thrive amidst uncertainty. There's plenty to unpack here, so tune in for a truly enlightening episode.

Get the very latest, 24/7 breaking news from Deadline.com

Kyle McMahon's Death, Grief & Other Sh*t We Don't Discuss is now streaming: https://www.deathandgrief.show/Chapter-One-The-Diagnosis-AKA-WTF/

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Celebrating National Cinema Day & the Magic of Movies with Erik Davis

In this episode of Pop Culture Weekly, Kyle McMahon is joined by special guest Erik Davis, the managing editor at Fandango, as they navigate the captivating world of films. Just in time for National Cinema Day (August 27, 2023), they dish out everything you need to know about this exciting event, where movie lovers can enjoy any film across the 30,000 screens nationwide for a mere $4! Erik pulls back the curtain on working at his dream job and shares his journey into the dazzling world of cinema, plus a sneak peek into what the fall season holds for movie buffs.

Then they rewind to look back on Summer 2023 and revisit the unexpected surprises that hit the big screen. From blockbuster franchises like Indiana Jones and Spider-Man, to the unexpected hits like the Barbie movie, learn how these films led the charge in reigniting the communal magic of the movie theater experience post-COVID. They also brush on the intriguing role of AI in films, the triumphant return of Denzel Washington in The Equalizer 3, and the uproarious Dumb Money inspired by GameStop stock. Don't miss out on this engaging conversation that celebrates the unmatchable joy of cinema and the evolving dynamics of movie releases in the age of streaming.

Get all of the details on National Cinema Day here!

Check out Erik Davis work at Fandango.

Kyle McMahon's Death, Grief & Other Sh*t We Don't Discuss is now streaming: https://www.deathandgrief.show/Chapter-One-The-Diagnosis-AKA-WTF/

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The Creative Minds of Akiva Goldsman & Nathan W. Pyle

Discover the creative genius behind two of Apple TV Plus's most exciting series! This week's Pop Culture Weekly with Kyle McMahon invites you into an intimate conversation with Nathan W Pyle, the creator of Strange Planet, and legendary filmmaker Akiva Goldsman, creator of The Crowded Room. It's a riveting journey as Nathan, initially a theology student, takes us through his evolution into a celebrated artist, revealing how his existential curiosities contribute to his captivating work. The joys he derives from connecting with a global audience through his work are evident as he discusses his daring venture of drawing a comic every day for a year, ultimately leading to his Apple TV+ series.


The second half of the show shifts gears with Akiva Goldsman, the mastermind behind immortal works like Batman Forever and Batman and Robin, and the Academy Award-winning film A Beautiful Mind. Listen to Akiva's inspiring journey, from grappling with initial failures as a fiction writer to his astonishing success as a screenwriter. Hear his insightful take on the convergence of popular culture and the movies he's worked on. Goldsman's work on the series The Crowded Room doesn't just entertain; it adeptly bridges the gap between people and cultivates empathy through storytelling. So join us for an illuminating exploration into the minds behind some of today's most captivating Apple TV+ series.

Get your free trial of Apple TV+ here: https://tv.apple.com

Kyle McMahon's Death, Grief & Other Sh*t We Don't Discuss is now streaming: https://www.deathandgrief.show/Chapter-One-The-Diagnosis-AKA-WTF/

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