Talk show host and documentary filmmaker Ricki Lake

Uncensored Radio talks to talk show host Ricki Lake about her upcoming documentary More Business of Being Born. The film, a sequel to The Business of Being Born, follows different methods of childbirth. The hosts talk to Lake about the film and her recent Emmy award for Best Talk Show, beating out such talk show hosts as Steve Harve and Anderson Cooper.

Lake talks about making the documentaries, saying that she had to “really fight” to get them made because she believed that audiences “want more substance than fluff.” She says that she strives for substance in her show, preferring topical conversations over lighter topics. She funded the films herself, calling them a “very personal project.”

Listen to the full episode here.

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