Candid KOnversations with Josh and Ally had five produced episodes released in 2013. Hear the pilot and all five here!
"In the pilot to Candid KOnversations with Josh and Ally, Puppy enters a new role he's not ready for and Woofy tries to maintain a role he's very ready for, while Josh tries to get a new role that could change the world of Odyssey as he knows it, which no one would be ready for. Plus, our fearless hosts explain what this new podcast is all about and what's happening in the season to come."
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SUMMARY AND THOUGHTS:
When Mr. Ralph Adams, station manager at Odyssey 105, hears Candid Conversations with Connie, he convinces Mr. Whittaker to give him the rights to start a national spinoff on internet radio, as long as he finds the right hosts that know their Odyssey. Introducing...Josh and Ally!
The first season aims to tackle media and its effects while beginning to explore morality and what happens when things look more grey than black or white. Themes of pride, humility, and Biblical love will also be included, while still managing humor and drama through it all!
"That. Was. Amazing. Excellent acting, and so funny. And YES, it actually does have a little to do with Odyssey. I like the change in sound quality to completely shift the mood...and so many good lines. This was worth the wait. I laughed a great deal, and grew to like the characters very quickly. The plot you got going with that quick drama toward the end is hilarious...So original. I just cracked up during that, and at many points. A marvelous work, and I hope we can look forward to more." - Pound Foolish; Campbell County Message Boards blogger, guest AIO blogger at Just Another AIO Blog
Trailer #2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vb-id2-KehE
MEET THE CHARACTERS:
Candid KOnversations follows the exploits of our four hosts (Josh and Ally, Puppy and Woofy) and their interviews with people related to Adventures in Odyssey. It must be noted that the characters you hear are meta versions of their real-life selves, with the exception of interviews (which are the real versions of our real-life selves). Have trouble keeping track? Don't worry, just remember that the story elements in the show happen to the fictionalized versions of the actual creators of the blogs, so no trips were taken to any shady alleys or anything in actuality when creating this podcast! Oh, and our last name is "Go" in the podcast while our actual last name is "Ko." And if you can imagine a less exaggerated form of Puppy and Woofy (less mean and less slow, respectively), that's their personality in real life. Just so we got that cleared up...
Josh Go (first from left) is your typical teenager who's obsessed with Adventures in Odyssey. While chosen by the illustrious Mr. Ralph Adams to host the spinoff of Candid Conversations with Connie (one of the most popular talk radio shows in the town of Odyssey), he's saddened by the fact that he's still never visited Odyssey or even talked to Connie. His drive to work on the show is productive, but could lead him down a winding path of ethical choices, one heck of an odyssey indeed.
Ally Go (second from right) is Josh's sister and co-host of Candid KOnversations. She doubles as the producer, which keeps her on her toes. Can she keep up with the high demand of an Odyssey fan talk show/reality show podcast/life?
Puppy Norman (second from left) is a 10-year-old media mogul. He is arguably the most popular stuffed animal on the face of the earth, rivaling Elmo and the Beatles. While self-centered, rich, blunt, and occasionally bratty, he's also funny, sweet, and smart.
Woofy Doggy (first from right) is a 12-year-old puppy media mogul, and co-owner of the Puppy and Woofy Company, as well as being Puppy's best friend. Woofy is the best counterpart to Puppy's character. He's old-fashioned, slow, formal, and kind, much like the animal version of Tom Riley.
Candid KOnversations has concluded its run. Hope you enjoyed it! If you want more, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Episode titles subject to change.