Cap Blackard is a multimedia artist based out of Orlando, Florida known for her work as a podcast host, writer, graphic artist, and actor. She's Executive Producer and Network Director of both The Nerdy Show Network and Consequence of Sound's Consequence Podcast Network.
Blackard co-founded the podcasts Nerdy Show and Dungeons & Doritos in 2009 - launching what would become The Nerdy Show Network. Dungeons & Doritos would be her first major acting roles as both the sensationally sensual dragonborn, Jamela, and the senile wizard narrator, Galdap. That series launched the programming the network is best known for: RPG Audio Dramas - live tabletop roleplaying turned into immersive cinematic narratives. Blackard's work as a performer and storyteller with Nerdy Show continued in The Call of Cthulhu Mystery Program, Nerdcasting the Multiverse, and other specials and series.
As a host on podcasts and at conventions, Blackard specializes in surreal yet informative humor and has interviewed creators an innovators such as Dan Aykroyd, Phil Collins, Devo's Gerald V. Casale, Reggie Watts, 'Weird Al' Yankovic, Barry Levinson, David Byrne, Janelle Monáe and many more. Spinning out of Nerdy Show she co-created Lightning Dogs - an animated series inspired by classic 80s cartoons, whose inception happened live on air. Since then, all the series' development has been recorded and the entire saga from concept to creation is documented in the Lightning Dogs: The Official Paw'dcast.
As Art Director for Consequence of Sound, Blackard has created a body of pop culture illustration, paintings, and multimedia art alongside in-depth articles and interviews - some of which have doubled as podcasts for both Nerdy Show and Consequence Podcast Network.