Yahya plays Black Manta in the new Aquaman movie, first major film since his breakout role in the popular Netflix series The Get Down. He breaks down how he changed career paths after losing his job to follow something he was more passionate about which was acting, his supportive family, working with a diverse cast like Jason Mamoa & Ludi Lin in Australia, under Malaysian/Chinese Director James Wan, what he’s excited for most people to see in the new Aquaman film & what he’s planning on doing next in this exclusive Myx at the movies interview.
The movie hits theaters Friday 12/21, already opening in China to a groundbreaking $100M.
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Traktivist launched Episode 001 of their new podcast series #theINFLUENCERS w/ ROSLYNN ALBA COBARRUBIAS @roslynnc – Entrepreneur, Marketing Advisor, TV Host, & Producer! Named one of Billboard Magazine’s Top 30 Music Industry Professionals, Roslynn has helped produce over 500 concerts, as well as editorial content with artists like Drake, Bruno Mars, Rhianna, Kendrick Lamar, Justin Timberlake, etc. She currently serves as the Chief Marketing Officer and Head of Artist Relations of @iconic_reach, an influencer marketing platform connecting brands to influencers and curators to create sponsored viral content. She is also the co-founder of @mydiveo (that was acquired for $7.4 million by @engagebdr ) and @littlebgirls, a creative community & inspirational youth clothing brand. She previously helped market MySpace Music across the globe since it’s start up stage, where she spent a decade there as the Head of Artist Relations & Integrated Marketing, helping to launch MySpace Latino, Mexico & UK. She is also a television host & producer for @MyxTV. Roslynn is the ultimate Dot Connector!
This episode is hosted & edited by Rhian Moore @morerhian and is now available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify Podcasts, etc. Search “Traktivist”
Spotify Podcasts: https://open.spotify.com/episode/4mosfwJERtT6Z6jXWWwrCK?si=Ll9DquVCRDuKaQYqkCPu_w
Intro Music credits: esta. & Mr. Carmack
Instrumental Music credits: Freddie Joachim
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#theINFLUENCERS is our new podcast series on Asian American leaders, tastemakers, and experts in the music industry. Just as important as front-facing representation in entertainment is representation behind the scenes. Too often, these influencers in the music industry don’t get the deserved recognition for their incredible work that significantly impacts today’s culture & entertainment. This podcast series will spotlight these individuals, including their stories and words of wisdom for aspiring artists and industry professionals.