Kate Forsatz

Kate Forsatz is the Jersey girl who turned actress and film maker whose debut feature film, Thre3Bound, the romantic comedy about what happens when you meet the right one at the wrong time, is premiering June 21st at the Soho International Film Festival. Zach and Kate sit down to talk life, acting techniques, New Jersey, film making, and all things Thre3bound.

Julie Murphy

"Beautiful, he says. Fat, I think. But can't I be both at the same time?". With her NY Times #1 Best Seller, Dumplin', Julie Murphy says everything that every person of size grew up thinking. Life has been even crazier for Murphy ever since Dumplin' became a smash Netflix success. Zach and Julie sit down to talk life, Dumplin" Dolly Parton, personal insecurities, high school, writing, Bridgeport CT, and about how they were born in the same hospital.

Gregory Littley

Gregory Littley is a Content Creator working with everyone from Selena Gomez and Lennox Lewis. There's a lot of mysticism around the terms Content Creator, Influencer, and Social Media Guru. Whatever you call it , it's the most direct form of marketing that brands and individuals can use today. Zach and Gregory break down what a content creator does and talk about , social media stars, beauty and lifestyle, the gig economy, the view, and much much more.

Taylor Coriell

A figure skater from Kentucky moves to NYC... sounds like the beginning of an old man joke, but this one ends with Taylor Coriell touring the country acting, becoming a film maker/producer, and starring as Pam in "The Office! A Musical Parody". Zach and Taylor sit down to talk life, women in film and tv, the need for representation in the media, The Office, and You're The Pest.

Georgina Burke

From competing in Dressage in the countryside outside of Brisbane, Australia, Georgina Burke is now one of NYC's top models. Zach and Geo sit down to talk about life, horses, modeling, weight, social media, and her upcoming size inclusive clothing line, Burke NYC.

Edward Miskie

Imagine leaving your small town in and moving to NYC to pursue your dreams. Imagine succeeding at your dreams and starring in musicals all over the country. Now imagine you were diagnosed with cancer at the peak of it all. That's what happened to actor and author of "Cancer, Musical Theater, and Other Chronic Illnesses". Zach and Edward sit down to talk about his career, cancer, treatment, remission, musicals, body image and his new show "Baritoned"

Bruce Sturgell / Chubstr

Bruce Sturgell founded the big and tall style site, Chubstr, in 2011. Since then Chubstr has become the go to place for people of size. Everything from Style tips, Big entertainment, lifestyle, activism, food and drink and shopping. Zach and his ole buddy Bruce sit down for the second time to talk about how far this industry has come, whats new on the horizon, and tease Zach's new advice column on Chubstr.

Alex Frankel

This weeks newest Big Up n' Comer is Alex Frankel. Hailing from the Bay Area in California, this Opera singer came to NYC to shake music halls with his powerful voice and somehow along the way became a brawn model. Zach and Alex sit down to talk body positivity, diversity in body shapes in the brawn industry, growing up as a big person and much much more.

Ana Laura AKA Viva La Curvy

Most people know her by her Instagram moniker Viva La Curvy, Ana Laura is a name everyone in the BoPo community should know. This native new yorker went from Columbia Grad to Mac model. Zach and Ana sit down to talk modeling, growing up big, owning your body, and all these fellas "coming out of the chubby closet".

James DeSantis

This week's big beautiful guest of a man is the host of Backyard Envy on Bravo, James DeSantis. James is one third of backyard oasis designers, Manscapers NY. Zach and James sit down to talk TV, Instagram, new found fame, growing up bigger, and uncovering the big guy insecurities from both their childhoods.

Clementine Desseaux

You cannot be part of the body positivity movement without knowing Clementine Desseaux. Hailing from France she moved to the US to take the plus modeling world by storm. But she wanted to do more than model, she wanted to help other women love themselves and each other and founded All Womxn Project. Zach and Clem sit down to talk life, fashion, disordered eating, growing up in France, and faking it til you make it.

Jonna Capone

What's it like to be told you're too big at one casting, and then too small at the next? What about having your very existence be fetishized online by creeps? For many performers of size it is an all too familiar story. Jonna Capone AKA Curvy Capone is the actress and model who lives the hell out of this world. Zach and Jonna sit down to talk about modeling, casting, size diversity, the glories of NYC and their Massachusetts connection.

Matt Wirken

The Big Up'n Comers series, in which Zach talks with up and coming big and tall models, continues with professional rugby player and the newest IMG Brawn model, Matt Wirken. Zach and Matt talk about his journey in pro rugby and his rise as a new model. 2 big models talking shop with plenty of tips and tricks.

Tim Girrbach

He goes by many names, MC Squirm, Manheim Tuttlingen, Tim Girrbach, whatever you call him the man is hilarious. Zach sits down with Tim to talk about his off broadway show, Birthday Sax, his life as a comedy rap star in Squirm and Germ, and why he never wants to hike the Appalachian Trail.