Nikki Stanzione: Game Changing in Hollywood and Beyond
In the premiere episode of Gurus & Game Changers, we had the pleasure of hosting a special guest: Nikki Stanzione. A seasoned actress and television host, Nikki shared with us her incredible journey in the entertainment industry – a journey marked by perseverance, determination, and resilience.
Nikki’s early fascination with performing arts led her to the heart of Hollywood. Her vibrant spirit and passion soon found her rubbing shoulders with Hollywood A-listers and experiencing firsthand the intricacies of the entertainment industry. Nikki regaled us with tales of auditioning with Johnny Depp, her time as an extra on the hit series Friends, and her navigation through the rollercoaster that is Hollywood.
In a fascinating twist, Nikki transitioned from acting to television hosting. However, this transition wasn’t a smooth sail. Facing competition from big names like Ryan Seacrest, Nikki’s tenacity and determination shone through. She carved out a niche for herself, not by conforming to industry norms, but by staying true to herself and her unique brand of hosting.
Beyond her career in entertainment, Nikki also spoke about her decision to prioritize family over career. As she transitioned into the freelancing world, she discussed her journey of self-motivation, emphasizing the importance of a well-mapped plan and a strong work ethic.
We delved into the topic of routine and flexibility in the face of career transitions. Nikki shared how her family played a significant role in helping her establish a routine and strike a balance between the need for stability and the desire for change.
The discussion concluded with Nikki’s family work ethic, advice for budding entertainers, and a playful connection with December birthdays and astrology.
Nikki’s journey through Hollywood serves as a testament to the power of determination and resilience. Her story is not just about surviving Hollywood but about thriving in it, making it a must-listen episode for anyone interested in the world of entertainment. From tales of auditions to insights on maintaining a strong work ethic, this episode offers a firsthand look into the exciting yet challenging world of Hollywood.
So tune in and join us as we explore Nikki Stanzione’s journey in the entertainment industry – a journey marked by ups and downs, transitions, and the resilience required to keep moving forward.
You can listen to the full episode HERE and watch the premiere on YOUTUBE HERE at 12am ET on September 12th, 2023. Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast to stay updated with our latest episodes. Want to learn more about the podcast? Visit our page!