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Edmund Stone
Edmund Stone

Edmund Stone


Portland, OR USA

"There's no manual-don't go to the end of your life feeling that you could have done something and didn't. Because there's absolutely nothing to stop you."

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Edmund's work combines: Film, Radio, and Being Creative

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Day In The Life

Radio Host

I host a weekly radio show that celebrates and showcases music in film.

Life & Career Milestones

My path in life has been direct

  • 1.

    Grew up in rural England where "you had a predetermined path."

  • 2.

    His parents couldn't afford to send him to college, which was common in his town.

  • 3.

    Wanted to go into entertainment but his parents weren't supportive, the industry wasn't doing well in England.

  • 4.

    Worked as an extra, says "you did whatever you had to do to make a living."

  • 5.

    Knew he had to go to the U.S. if he wanted any modicum of success; moved to Los Angeles with no friends and no money.

  • 6.

    Got a speaking role on a big-budget Mutant Ninja Turtles movie; realized "this is a heck of a long way from milking a cow on an English farm."

  • 7.

    Says you have to never forget where you started and how much you owe to the people who helped you get to where you are.

  • 8.

    Stresses that everyone only has 24 hours in a day; what you do with your time determines if you leave "a little tiny footprint, or no footprint at all."