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What’s Going On? September 16, 2008

Andy Taylor

Andy Taylor

A quick glance at today’s highlights makes it clear that BlogTalkRadio’s hosts are working hard to provide the best content by bringing in fascinating and famous faces. Here’s what’s going on (all times EDT):

  • Duran Duran‘s Andy Taylor, who also happened to be a big high school crush for me back in the 80s (yes, I’m that old), is visiting with Dr. Blogstein. Tease your hair up, put on your leggings, take it easy and listen in tonight at 9:00 because this is bound to be a fun segment.
  • Listen in as Ryan Houston and Mike Rainey discuss the latest topics in football and offer you the greatest picks for fantasy sports on Fantasy Buffet this morning at 11:00.
  • I wasn’t going to say anything because I’m so nervous, but what the heck. I make my BlogTalkRadio debut today with FWJ Radio. The Freelance Writing Jobs community will discuss landing our first freelance writing jobs and how much things have changed. Stop by and say hi this morning at 11:00.
  • Betty Jo Tucker and friends discuss the lates Coen Bothers film, Burn After Reading,  this afternoon at 4:00.

Hope it’s a great day for you. Listen while you work!

What's Going On? September 16, 2008

Andy Taylor

Andy Taylor

A quick glance at today’s highlights makes it clear that BlogTalkRadio’s hosts are working hard to provide the best content by bringing in fascinating and famous faces. Here’s what’s going on (all times EDT):

  • Duran Duran‘s Andy Taylor, who also happened to be a big high school crush for me back in the 80s (yes, I’m that old), is visiting with Dr. Blogstein. Tease your hair up, put on your leggings, take it easy and listen in tonight at 9:00 because this is bound to be a fun segment.
  • Listen in as Ryan Houston and Mike Rainey discuss the latest topics in football and offer you the greatest picks for fantasy sports on Fantasy Buffet this morning at 11:00.
  • I wasn’t going to say anything because I’m so nervous, but what the heck. I make my BlogTalkRadio debut today with FWJ Radio. The Freelance Writing Jobs community will discuss landing our first freelance writing jobs and how much things have changed. Stop by and say hi this morning at 11:00.
  • Betty Jo Tucker and friends discuss the lates Coen Bothers film, Burn After Reading,  this afternoon at 4:00.

Hope it’s a great day for you. Listen while you work!

Robert Osborne, host of Turner Classic Movies and Official Oscar Biographer

Osborne Robert Osborne, the distinguished host of Turner Classic Movies, offers film fans three days of classics and conversation at his upcoming film festival in Athens, Georgia. From April 10-13, participants will see and discuss a variety of classic films, including Notorious, Young Frankenstein, Lawrence of Arabia, The Way We Were, What’s Eating Gilbert Grape and African Queen. This exciting event will be held in The Classic Center, Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Georgia. “It’s a wonderful opportunity for film fans to meet each other and celebrate their love of classic films,” says Diana Saenger of ClassicMovieGuide.com.

Osborne and Saenger will join Movie Addict Headquarters today at 4pm ET in between Osborne hosting four primetime movies seven days a week as well as two other programs for TCM. He also writes a regular column for The Hollywood Reporter. Known as the official Oscar® biographer, Osborne even has his own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. His acclaimed book, 75 Years of Oscar is being updated to cover the last five years and will be released sometime this year.

Veteran Actor and Tony Award Winner Joe Mantegna on BlogTalkRadio

With over 100 movies and TV shows to his credit, Mantegna has become one of those actors whose face may be more recognizable than his name.

MantegnaMeet Joe Mantegna today at 4pm ET on Movie Addict Headquarters. His most current television appearances include The Starter Wife, for which he received an Emmy nomination, and Criminal Minds, in which he plays the intriguing David Rossi. His new film, Elvis & Anabelle, has been selected for screening at this year’s upcoming Sonoma Valley Film Festival. In this gothic love story set in West Texas, Mantegna portrays a brain-damaged mortician. Talk about versatile!

Other Emmy nominations earned by Mantegna are his supporting work in The Rat Pack (playing Dean Martin) and in The Last Don. International acclaim for Mantegna came in 1988 when he was named Best Actor of the Year for Things Change at the Venice Film Festival and in 1981 when he earned the London Critics Circle Actor of the Year Award for Homicide in 1991. Mantegna also won a Tony Award for Glengarry Glen Ross in 1984. Other memorable Mantegna films are Searching for Bobby Fisher, House of Games, Above Suspicion, Stateside, Bugsy, Up Close and Personal and The Godfather 3.

Catch him LIVE this afternoon!

Ivana (talk to) Milicevic on BlogTalkRadio Today!

Witless Protection‘s model-turned- actress and Larry the Cable Guy’s co-star Ivana Milicevic will join Movie Addict Headquarters for an exclusive in-depth interview. She’ll be live and taking calls!

Ivana Milicevic Milicevic began her acting career as a stand-up comedian. Her upcoming films include the thriller Columbus Day with Val Kilmer and the drama Your Name Here with Bill Pullman.

In Witless Protection Milicevic plays a beautiful, high-class woman being held against her will by four mysterious, black-suited men. Recognizing the opportunity to save the day, Larry the Cable Guy “kidnaps” her, only to learn that she’s a key witness in an important case and her captors are FBI agents assigned to protect her.

Today at 4pm ET on Movie Addict Headquarters!

BlogTalkRadio Bridging Celebrities and Fans

BlogTalkRadio continues to be the bridge between Celebrities and their Fans. Check out today’s star-studded lineup.

Montage Starting at 4pm ET with Movie Addict Headquarters, Margaret Avery, the sultry and spirited blues singer, “Shug,” in The Color Purple. That brilliant performance earned Avery a well-deserved Oscar nomination in 1985. She is scheduled to appear in two new films, Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins and Tyler Perry’s Meet the Browns. Don’t miss this show!

Angelique, aka Frenchy from VH1’s hit reality show Rock of Love 2 w/ Bret Michaels joins The EstaBAM Show tonight at 8pm ET. Bring your questions and favorite Frenchy moments.

Elizabeth Hendrickson, former Maggie on ABC Daytime’s “All My Children,” will be joining BuzzWorthy Radio tonight at 10pm ET. Hear her discuss the latest on her new role at CBS Daytime’s, “The Young and the Restless.” She’ll be taking calls from fans, and more!

Michael Emerson from LOST on Movie Addict Headquarters

Actor Michael Emerson, who plays the deceitful leader of “The Others” on TV’s LOST will find his way to BlogTalkRadio today for an exclusive interview.

EmersonEmerson will join Betty Jo Tucker at 4pm ET today to discusses his experience as Ben Linus on LOST plus other topics relating to his acting career on Movie Addict Headquarters.

Emerson, who carries a Master of Fine Arts with Professional Actor Training, won an “Outstanding Guest Actor” Emmy in 2001 for a part on The Practice, but is currently most famous for his roles as Zep Hindle in the 2004 film Saw and Ben Linus. Join them live today at 4pm.

Rambo’s Julie Benz on Movie Addict Headquarters

Julie Benz, co-star of the latest Rambo film, joins Movie Addict Headquarters today.

Rambo Benz What’s it like to work with Sylvester Stallone? Julie Benz, who appears with Stallone in “Rambo,” answers that question and talks about her acting career today at 4pm ET on Movie Addict Headquarters.

You might know Julie best for her portrayal of Darla, the eccentric vampire on both Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel. She also won acclaim for her portrayal of Rita Bennett on Dexter.

Also on the show, Betty Jo rants and raves about the Oscar nominations! Join them today.