46th Edition

Exclusive: Meet 'Al' on the set of his new USPS commercials, and a New Hampshire Mail Handler with 52 years of service -- and counting


You'll visit the Hollywood set of the newest Postal Service commercials to meet the actor who portrays "Al the Letter Carrier" on this month's edition of Your Postal Podcast. The new television ads begin airing this week, and Your Postal Podcast has an exclusive behind-the-scenes interview with Mike Bradecich, who has now filmed 19 commercials as "Al." The latest ads promote USPS's Every Door Direct Mail service.

This month's other feature story celebrates a New Hampshire mail handler's postal career that spans seven decades. You'll also hear a brief roundup of recent postal headlines.

For a transcript of the program, please click here.

Please click here to share your comments or ideas for future podcasts.

Thanks for listening -- and don't forget to also visit www.YourPostalBlog.com for daily updates about all things postal.

Photo: Mike Bradecich takes a break from filming his latest USPS commercial in Los Angeles.


  • Rob

    Al was a great interview. Please give us more.

    Mar 12, 2012 at 12:43 pm
  • Grannybunny

    I, too, would like to hear more of the Mike Bradecich interview; thanks!

    Mar 13, 2012 at 2:59 pm
  • Levi

    Good stuff! I like the new ads and your interview was great! Thanks!

    Mar 13, 2012 at 8:19 pm
  • Tad Hoverstad

    Great interview would like to here more from Mike.

    Mar 15, 2012 at 8:58 am
  • daniel

    would love to hear more of the interview with Mike Bradecich!

    Mar 15, 2012 at 11:07 am
  • Patricia

    I loved this podcast! It’s great to hear from “Al the Letter Carrier.” His energy and enthusiasm about the Postal Service and its products is wonderful. Keep the podcasts coming!

    Mar 15, 2012 at 1:21 pm
  • Teresa Navarette

    Very interesting interview with Mike Bradecich, would love to hear more. thanks for sharing the pos cast link. Also very interesting to know we have an employee with so many years of service

    Mar 15, 2012 at 2:40 pm
  • Carla

    I always look forward to the podcasts. The interview with “Al” was very enjoyable and I would very much like to hear more about him. He is a great representative for the postal service. I loved how he knows the product and sells it when asked questions by others.

    Mar 15, 2012 at 4:56 pm
  • Bill

    More Al! I enjoy the commercials and really enjoyed hearing about the actor who plays the role.

    Mar 16, 2012 at 9:02 am
  • Eric

    Let’s hear more from “AL” the marketing ambassador!

    Mar 16, 2012 at 10:32 am
  • Dawn

    Would love to hear more about Al. The commericals are short, informative and funny.

    Mar 20, 2012 at 10:56 pm
  • Direct Mail Advertising

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    May 2, 2012 at 7:41 am