Arts & Culture on the Morning Mixtape
Nicole Di Donato created and hosted a weekly entertainment segment called "Arts & Culture on the Morning Mixtape" on CJRU 1280AM in Toronto from March 2016 to March 2019. Each week she interviewed someone from the Canadian arts and culture scene, including actors, directors, and musicians.
On her show, she interviewed bands such as The Darcys, Eh440, Bear Mountain, Born Ruffians, among many others. She has also interviewed solo artists including SonReal, Lucas DiPasquale, Cadence Weapon, and Petit Biscuit.
CJRU host Nicole Di Donato sat down with Sofia Banzhaf, Shelley Thompson, and Callum Dunphy of the Canadian film Splinters. The film made its world debut at TIFF 2018. Take a listen to the full interview below:
CJRU host Nicole Di Donato sat down with Akash Sherman, who is the director and writer of sci-fi drama Clara. The film stars Patrick J. Adams and Troian Bellisario, and premiered at TIFF 2018. Take a listen to the full interview below:
RSJ Radio - Actors Get Reel
"Actors Get Reel" is a podcast about the many challenges faced by actors in the Toronto entertainment industry. The hosts of the podcast are Nicole Di Donato, an actor and radio host, and Lindsay Christopher, a casting director and producer. The first episode tackles the ongoing issue of typecasting, specifically casting people of colour in roles based on stereotypes. Take a listen to the podcast below: