Let's Be Frank

An Auditory Almanac for the Curious Mind




About the Podcast


Created by Actor and Historian, Bryan Austin, Let's be Frank uses primary sources and historical documents to resurrect Benjamin Franklin, Founding Father, inventor and all around ladies man, to host a podcast about the times and trials that shaped his mind.


This weekly podcast encourages viewers to empathetically connect with the past in hopes to better connect empathetically with the present.

Clever, quirky and thought provoking; Let's Be Frank is a palette cleanser to your curiosity that will leave you thirsty to learn more.


The Doctor is always looking for innovative ideas, inventions and miscellany to discuss and he’s anxious to hear from you! Have a topic you want to see covered on an episode of the podcast? Contact us straightaway and we’ll be with you presently! Are you a bold thinker, anxious to explore history with the Doctor? Drop a line to be considered to appear as a guest in upcoming episodes!



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Want to help us make history?

We're a small team at Let's Be Frank and every dollar, from a Washington to a Franklin, helps us to bring history alive in bigger ways. Consider making a donation through our Venmo, or become involved with our Patreon to unlock exclusive released weekly. 


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