EPISODE 21 - Christmas, Scrooges and Christingles

Caris is joined by Sophie Duncan creative director at Rianne Pictures, they discuss the top 10 films at the UK box office including CREED II. As well as Kevin Hart’s short lived Oscar hosting, Thank U Jeff Goldblum, Caris’ failed attempt at making friends with her neighbours and the tea vs dinner debate.

Then they’re onto Christmas! Talking about Christmas traditions such as advent calendars, giving out cards and christingles…have you heard of them?

Episode 20 - Secret Santa Sucks

Caris is joined by Neha Vyas as they discuss Christmas office parties, secret santa mishaps and thanksgiving.


Episode 19 - The Nutcraicer

Caris is joined by regular guest co-host Lauren Bird,

They discuss the top ten films in the box office including Overlord, Nutcracker And The Four Realms, A Star Is Born and Bohemian Rhapsody.

Lauren admits that maybe she doesn’t love Harry Potter as much as everyone else. They talk about how amazing the success of Creed has been, Caris’ love for Michael B Jordan, the Netflix release CAM.

Episode 18 - Hiatus Is Over

After an impromptu hiatus due to moving home, Caris is BACK to talk films, life and being in a creative world. She is joined by Actress/Singer Erica Martin as they recap all of the October releases they missed out on and talk about what it’s like to move far away from ‘home’ and start new.


While our host moves home, the podcast will be off air until early November. But don’t worry, we’ll be back soon catching up on all the film releases that we have missed!

Episode 17 - Perservence

On the verge of giving up on film making, Caris discusses perseverance with artist Courtney Cheshire.

They also discuss THE NUN, BLACKKKLANSMAN and recent entertainment news including Cardi B vs Nicki Minaj.

Episode 16 - My First Film Premiere

Putting together a film premiere for your first feature film is not easy! Caris talks us through her experience and how sometimes in life, you might not have things go as expected but it works itself out in the end (kind-of).

Episode 15 - Networking? No Thank You

This week Caris is joined by Rachel Horner where they discuss one of their least favourite aspects of working within the entertainment industry…NETWORKING!

Hear some of the weirdest encounters they’ve had at the events, plus the latest film reviews, upcoming releases and new film news.

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Episode 14: Exam Results, Hang In There

In this weeks mini-episode, with exam results being a big issue this month, Caris Rianne shares one of her hardest moments where she failed her A levels and didn't get into university to study film. She shares her advice on how to handle life when it throws you a curveball and how she persevered to be the director she is today. 

"I'm not some Warner Brothers director, but I'm waking up everyday and that's something I didn't think that I would be doing because of some exam results eight years ago. So hang in there."

Episode 13: Film Industry A******s

Caris is joined by actress, writer, singer and all round talented Canadian - Erica Martin. The pair discuss working in the film industry and some of the unfortunately experiences they have come across in regards to people just being straight up RUDE.

From being told you can’t be a director, to having your film be made fun of, the girls get real about what makes them angry and how it’s spurred them on to continue working despite the challenges.

There’s also film reviews including ANT MAN AND THE WASP and why some people complained about a poster being “anti Ant Man” because the Wasp was just a little bit bigger….yes seriously.

Episode 12: Dogs are wonderful

In this weeks episode Caris is joined for the first time by actress Lydia Lakemoore. The girls discuss the UK Top 10 Box Office, new releases, changes they've made to their appearance to work in the industry, film school stories and last but not least DOGS!

With over 70% of dog owners stating that their pets help them with their mental health, Caris and Lydia explore the benefits of our four legged friends and their personal experiences with how their dogs have been there for them.

Episode 11: Do we need another Godzilla?

In this weeks solo episode, Caris reviews the latest trailers for AQUAMAN, GODZILLA 2 and GLASS.

She also discusses the top ten films out at the cinema right now, including her thoughts on THE FIRST PURGE, HOTEL ARTEMIS, INCREDIBLES 2 and the mixed reviews on MAMMA MIA: HERE WE GO AGAIN.

Along with your questions and feedback on last weeks episode!

Follow Caris on social media (@carisrianne)

Episode 10: Dating Is Scary and Instagram Dream Girls Aren't Real

Caris is joined by our regular co-host Irish singer-songwriter Lauren Bird.

REVIEWING….Oceans 8, Hereditary, the latest top 10 film releases and what’s coming up in August!

DISCUSSING….The expectations of ladylike behaviour, modern dating and all it’s horrors, Instagram false reality, Love Island and it’s representations and supporting the World Cup when your country didn’t qualify.

Episode 09: Toxic Friendships

This week Caris is joining by singer songwriter Lauren Bird as they discuss their reviews on Deadpool 2, Jurassic World 2 and 13 Reasons Why Season 2.

Then it’s onto this weeks theme of Toxic Friendships. How do you identify them? How can you fix them? More importantly how can you stop them?

Caris and Lauren share their past experiences and some of them are quite unbelievable!

Episode 08: Bad days at work

In this weeks episode Caris and Eleanor discuss DAY JOBS. Caris tells the story of the creepiest thing a boss ever did to her and the girls discuss how to combat negativity and boredom in the office and work environment.

They review The Strangers 2 and discuss the upcoming films of the week. Eleanor talks about SMILF and Caris discusses Riley Keough in The Girlfriend Experience.

Episode 07: Infinity War Special

Spoilers everywhere, Caris and Lauren talk Avengers Infinity War scene by scene.

One of the highest anticipated films of the year is here! So Caris and Lauren dig deep into everything to do with Infinity War.


You can follow the girls on social media @carisrianne and @laurenbirdmusic

Episode 06: Overcoming failure

In this weeks episode Lauren Bird is back as a guest co-host and her and Caris discuss the UK Box Office Top 10, the newly released AVENGERS INFINITY WAR (NO spoilers are featured in this episode) and the new season premieres of Westworld and The Handmaid’s Tale.

After all the film talk, Lauren and Caris discuss moving across the country and how to overcome failures in career, education and personal relationships.

You can follow both of the girls on social media @carisrianne & @laurenbirdmusic

Episode 05: Cinema Etiquette

Most people love going to the cinema, but sometimes other people make it strange and a weird experience. Caris and Eleanor talk about their experiences with this along with some listener comments.

From feets on seats, PDA couples and loud people. Along with your Top 10 films of the week including their reviews on Truth Or Dare, Rampage, Love, Simon and A Quiet Place.

Got a question? Email info@riannepictures.com or find Caris on social media @carisrianne

Episode 04: You're Allowed To Say No

Why do we find it so hard to say no to things we don't want to do? Caris is joined by Eleanor Brown in this weeks episode where they discuss saying NO to people, things and places that just aren't good for them.

They also discuss bad first dates, un-wanted pity kisses and MSN boyfriends. Along with your Top 10 films of the week including their reviews on Blockers, Isle of Dogs, Unsane and A Wrinkle In Time.

Got a question? Email info@riannepictures.com or find Caris on social media @carisrianne

Episode 03: Being kind even when it's weird

In this weeks episode Caris is joined by guest co-host singer/songwriter Lauren Bird. The pair discuss the top 10 UK box office including Game Night, I Tonya and Black Panther. Also mentioning the Netflix UK release of Annihilation. For this weeks theme Caris is talking about random acts of kindess and suggestions from experts on how to add them into your life, but are they practical? Sometimes not, as Lauren shares with her recent experience. SUBSCRIBE to know when a new episode is out and you can follow Caris and Lauren on social media at @carisrianne and @laurenbirdmusic