Lynn Gilmartin is an Australian actress, poker player, and host of the World Poker Tour (WPT). We last had Lynn on in January of 2020 to talk about her efforts in responding to the Australian fires. While only 9 months ago, it feels like a decade, so it was time to catch up with Lynn on her life (including successful acting auditions) and her reflections on Mike Sexton. We also get to hear a bit of Lynn’s back story growing up and her journey into hosting a poker tour.

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Time Stamps

00:00 Welcome and Introduction
02:34 Introduction to Lynn Gilmartin
09:14 How Lynn categorizes acting and the WPT, and the difference in terms of preparation
12:40 Feedback and tips about interviewing guests that needs a little prodding
14:59 Lynn’s favorite people in poker to interview
17:30 Lynn’s dream as a child
22:06 Playing poker or staying behind the scenes
23:35 Reflections on Mike Sexton
29:56 Lynn’s final words
38:08 John: Home games update
53:37 Jim: Study Groups Studies; updates