The Translators' Podcast



The Translators (Mike Diaz & Jaime Fernandez) interview Latino actors for some funny, informative, & inspirational discussions about life in the industry.


  • The Translators: Kareem Savinon

    21/08/2015 Duração: 01h16min

    In this episode, the Translators (Mike Diaz, Jaime Fernandez) talk to actor Kareem Savinon about his start, working on the show Girls and work ethics and drive you need to make it in this career.

  • The Translators: Darlenis Duran

    28/07/2015 Duração: 56min

    In this episode the Translators (Jaime Fernandez and Michael Diaz) talk to Darlenis Duran who is an actress, producer, AND a model. (That's what we in the business for the a "triple threat") She tells us stories about how her acting career began, how she ended up in a reality TV competition show, and her career goals

  • The Translators: Dominic Colon

    23/04/2015 Duração: 01h24min

    In this episode, the Translators (Mike Diaz, Jaime Fernandez) talk to actor Dominic Colon about his start in the theater, the great advice he got from 50 cent, and his role in an upcoming film with Jake Gyllenhaal.

  • The Translators: La Bruja

    03/04/2015 Duração: 01h10min

    On this episode, the Translators (Mike Diaz, Jaime Fernandez) talk to La Bruja about her early love of performing, the poetic jibberish she used to write as a kid, and the new play she is starring in.

  • The Translators: April Hernandez Castillo

    31/03/2015 Duração: 01h18min

    In this episode, The Translators (Mike Diaz and Jaime Fernandez) talk to actress April Hernandez Castillo about her classic Super Bowl commercial with Yao Ming, working on her first Hollywood film "Freedom Writers" and navigating the highs and lows of a career in Hollywood.

  • The Translators: Desmin Borges

    31/03/2015 Duração: 51min

    On this episode, the Translators (Mike Diaz & Jaime Fernandez) interview actor Desmin Borges who currently stars in the hit FXX show,"You're The Worst." We talk about his early theater days, playing a character with PTSD and his random Prince sightings.

  • The Translators: Flaco Navaja

    31/03/2015 Duração: 53min

    The Translators (Jaime Fernandez & Juan Bago) talk to actor and musician Flaco Navaja and how he started in the business, his role in a new FX show, and how he got the name Flaco. (HINT: He's not fat.)

  • The Translators: JW Cortes

    15/03/2015 Duração: 51min

    The Translators interview actor J.W. Cortes aka Detective Alvarez from the hit show "Gotham". He talks to us about his road to landing on a network show and dishes out some words of wisdom every working actor should hear. Plus we ask him why Gotham City doesn't have any Latino villains.

  • The Translators: Karina Ortiz

    15/03/2015 Duração: 53min

    In this episode we talk to actress Karina Ortiz about life as a working actress, her upcoming role in the new season of Orange is The New Black, and how the poor acoustics in her bathroom affects her shower singing.

  • The Translators: Victor Cruz

    15/03/2015 Duração: 01h26min

    In this episode, the hilarious and talented actor Victor Cruz talks to the Translators (Mike Diaz and Jaime Fernandez) about having the same name as a famous football player, his failed Dexter audition story, acting in a scene with Al Pacino, and some of the lessons he has learned in his career from his start as a standup comedian to his current success in TV & movies. WARNING: this episode has a lot of laughing in it.