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About Dropbear

Michael "Dropbear" Dargie is a creative juggernaut and award-winning film producer. He is a writer, director, actor, improviser, musician, emcee and host. He's also a blackbelt in two styles of Japanese Jujitsu, an expert motorcycle rider, kart racer, scuba diver and thinks of himself somewhat like Archer—really good at somethings, and unknowingly terrible at others. He's a Leo and likes books.

PODCAST: Undead Episode

Season 1 - Episode 20 It was a pretty scary week all told—we released our 2018 Halloween Short Film "Scared Bear" and scared the beejeezuz out of friends and family around the world. We talk about bulletproof school supplies, Panda's recent bout of TMD, the size and shape of horse balls in video games, [...]

PODCAST: Unwound Episode

Season 1 - Episode 19 Dropbear is in Victoria and Panda sounds like a robot in this tiny-perfect-episode. We talk the 2026 Olympic Bid for Calgary, 1988 Olympics, more on legalized weed, the lore podcast, and how not to catch a cab in Victoria, BC. LINKS MENTIONED IN  THIS EPISODE Yes Calgary Olympics No [...]

PODCAST: Unpredictable Episode

Season 1 - Episode 17 Snow is still falling at Dropbear and Panda Studios and there's word climate change isn't messing around anymore. From Italy to Indonesia, the Florida Panhandle to Ireland, things are pretty messed up. In Canada marijuana is becoming legal in a few days so that should help. We talk theatre, octopus [...]

PODCAST: Unbelievable Episode

Season 1 - Episode 15  When in charge of saving the world you need to take it seriously. This week we talk about getting sick, Toronto getting bullied, lobsters getting stoned, Douglas Adams, and politicians who look like Vogons. We're not news reporters—more like news commentators—and this week we take umbrage with the "MEDIA" [...]

PODCAST: Unlucky Episode

Season 1 - Episode 13  It's the UNLUCKY Episode Numero 13! Dropbear is dressed like a Pirate Savant and Panda, of course, calls him out. Frustration towards the construction next door boils over and the construction company is finally revealed. To make it even more interesting, Panda admits her fondness for kilts and she jumps [...]

PODCAST: Unobjectionable Episode

Season 1 - Episode 11  In less than two months Canada is about to legalize marijuana and Dropbear talks a little about the medical benefits. DB&P find themselves questioning TWEED and the Calgary Parking Authority over some recent advertising in Kensington, then of course there's earthquakes and fire everywhere. We talk a little politics, visit [...]

PODCAST: Uncompromising Episode

Season 1 - Episode 9  The USA is saying they'll have a SPACEFORCE by 2020, we naturally start thinking Romulan's and Gene Roddenberry rolling his eyes. Chris Pine, Bruce Willis, Sir Patrick Stewart, followed by Frank Grillo, Joe Carnahan, and Patrick Wilson get some consideration. California and British Columbia wildfires, why you don't take [...]

PODCAST: Unequalled Episode

Season 1 - Episode 7 Holy moly what a week!  We had everything from fires in Greece, to 680 children misplace in the USA, to facial recognition software in Canada, to augmented reality and so much more. We ordered food from Skip the Dishes, Dropbear made good on the World Cup Soccer bet and recorded [...]

PODCAST: Undeniable Episode

Season 1 - Episode 5We're a day late and a dollar short posting this episode because we've been having a grand ol' time hosting and emceeing a hilarious event at this year's Calgary Stampede called "The Meat Sweats Challenge". Yep. It's what we do.We also get into our final picks for World Cup 2018, Trump [...]

PODCAST: Unscripted and Uncut Episode

Season 1 - Episode 3 Dropbear and Panda are at it again and this time we make some predictions on the outcomes of the Top 16 in World Cup Soccer 2018, talk about our travels (including Dropbear trading Hooker Cards in Las Vegas), Fallout 4, the joys of Neebs Gaming, some favourite books, and [...]