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Overheard: The Highest-Grossing Film You’ve Yet to See | 03.08.13

THE SAPPHIRES’ WRITER-DIRECTOR WAYNE BLAIR

by FilmGordon Radio in FILM

The feel-good true story The Sapphires was a hit at festivals last year and is Australia’s highest-grossing film of the year — not too shabby for writer-director Wayne Blair‘s feature-film debut! 


Talking WITH WWE DIVA Maria kanellis

by PWP Radio in SPORTS

Pro Wrestling Powerhouse chats with WWE Diva Maria Kanellis on her current projects, her Celebrity Apprentice appearance and her engagement to “The Prodigy” Mike Bennett


an intimate chat with actress diane ladd

by The Halli Casser-Jayne Show in ENTERTAINMENT

Three-time Oscar and Emmy nominee Diane Ladd is co-starring with her daughter, Laura Dern, in HBO’s Enlightened, advocates for good health and pens short stories.


INSPIRING man-about-world KEVIN MICHAEL CONNOLLY

by Storytellers in TRAVEL

Travel Channel star and X Games athlete Kevin Michael Connolly was born without legs, but that never stopped him from competing or seeing the world through his photographer lens.


hEALTHY TIPS FROM Hungry girL AUTHOR and TV HOST

by Lenore Luca in FOOD

Teen host Lenore Luca chats with Lisa Lillien, the New York Times best-selling author and host of Hungry Girl on the Food Network and Cooking Channel, about guilt-free eating!


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Former Congressman Curt Weldon and ‘True Blood’ Star Ryan Kwanten Interviewed on BlogTalkRadio Nov. 3, 2010

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Curt Weldon, the former U.S. congressman from Pennsylvania, who also served as vice-chair of the House Homeland Security Committee, joins EMPact Radio host Dr. Peter Vincent Pry for a recap of the midterm elections—and strategies for further GOP wins in 2012.

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True Blood hunk Ryan Kwanten chats about his new big-screen role in Red Hill, opening Friday. But he also shares his feelings about playing Charles Manson in a new biopic. “He’s a lot smaller than me,” Ryan tells Robin Milling of the infamous mass murderer.  “He was only 5-foot-2 or 5-foot-3, so it’ll be the beauty of film making.”
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Corey Almeida, the avid sports fan stops by to talk up Pickureka, his new series on The Hub that’s based on Hasbro’s board game of the same name. Cory will also share his thoughts on the San Francisco Giants’ World Series win, and on which NFL teams he hopes to see in Super Bowl XLV on Go For It.
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Brandon Rhyder, the Austin, Texas-based singer-songwriter drops in to chat about his new CD, Head Above Water, which features the tracks Cowboy Work and Fingers to the Bone. Twisted South Radio host Zeke Loftin also welcomes Canned Heat drummer Fito de la Parra.

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Basil McRae, the former NHL left wing, who played for the Maple Leafs and Blackhawks—and appeared in The Mighty Ducks—looks back on his career with The Final Word’s JayReelz and J.D. Basil also chats about his current work scouting for the Blues and co-owning the London Knights.
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David Hamiln the senior producer of Great Migrations chats about the National Geographic Channel series narrated by Alec Baldwin, which debuts Nov. 7.   David reveals to Tomorrow Will Be Televised’s Simon Applebaum why the project took 3 years to complete.

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Daily Highlights; Wednesday; September 29, 2010

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In 1987, well before he signed a deal to develop a show about nothing, Jerry Seinfeld had nothing but the highest of standards in mind for such a sitcom. “I have no desire to be part of most of the crap you see on TV, just so I could say, ‘Hey, I got a TV show!’” he told host Robin Milling of Milling About.
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The Movie Geeks sit down with Thomas Jane, who appeared in the 1997 hit flick Boogie Nights, and currently stars in the HBO comedy series Hung. Thomas will fill us in on the 3D Film Festival, which gets under way tomorrow in L.A.—and which he’s hosting.
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Comedy Concepts’ Nancy Lombardo welcomes Linda Hope, V.P. of Hope Enterprises—and daughter of British-born Bob Hope (above)—who, on Oct. 12, will dedicate the newly refurbished Bob Hope Memorial Library at the Immigration Museum on New York’s Ellis Island.
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NDB Media host Roger Noriega hangs with Christopher Shyer, who has appeared on such hit series as CSI: Miami, The L Word and Without a Trace, and currently stars as Marcus on V. The actor will tell us what’s up next for his screen projects.
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OutTakes’ Laurie Baker goes one-on-one with Tina Sloan, who played Lillian Raines on Guiding Light, while appearing in such flicks as Changing Lanes. Tina, who now co-stars with Crystal Chappell and Jessica Leccia in Venice The Series, will chat about her new book, Changing Shoes.
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The Final Word’s JayReelz and J.D. mix it up with NHL bad boy Paul Stastny, who’s alternate captain of the Colorado Avalanche, and whose dad is Hockey Hall of Famer Peter Stastny—and who played for Avalanche’s predecessor, the Quebec Nordiques.

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Programming Highlights: July 14, 2010

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At 1 PM (EST) Doc Heather rolls out the red carpet for Heather Mills, who has taken vegan to a whole new level with VBites. An extension of her veggie café in the U.K., VBites is a food line offering delicious, healthy and environmentally-friendly alternatives to meat, fish and dairy products.

don-yaegerAt noon Train with Shane host Deborah Shane welcomes Sports Illustrated Associate Editor Don Yaeger, author of the best-selling book, Greatness: What Makes the Great Ones Great. Don will chat about his journalism career and busy lecture-circuit schedule.

joanne-roseAt 1 PM The Jazzy Vegetarian whoops it up with actor-producer Joanne Rose, who created Vegan 101. Originally launched on Will Ferrell’s FunnyorDie.com, the web series takes a comedic look at the vegan lifestyle and features such topics as vegan speed dating and vegan gossip.

tomatoes-in-the-trenchesAlso at 1 PM Tomatoes in the Trenches hosts Cheryl Benton, Debbie Zipp, Claire Callaway, Jan Bina and Judith Drake celebrate their one-year anniversary on BlogTalkRadio. (Way to go, gals!) Click now to find out how to win movie tickets, DVDs, Starbucks gift certificates and other prizes.

bo-diddleyAt 2 PM Mr. Media flashes back to 1985, when he went one-on-one with the late rock icon Bo Diddley—who said, “I’m the dude that Elvis Presley copied,” and griped about being cheated out of record royalties: “To know that something like this can happen in America is really sickening.”

michelle-bachmannAt 4:30 PM AACONS host Marie Stroughter sits down with Rep. Michelle Bachmann, the first Republican woman to represent Minnesota in Congress. The former federal tax-litigation attorney will discuss her efforts on the tax-relief and energy-exploration fronts.

todd-ewanAt 8 PM The Final Word’s JayReelz and J.D. kick it with former NHL tough guy Todd Ewen, who played for the St. Louis Blues, Montreal Canadiens and Anaheim Mighty Ducks. Todd will chat about his distinguished career—and not-so-distinguished on-ice rumble with opponent Bob Probert.

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(All show times EST.)

Programming Highlights; May 30, 2010

Tune in to some great content from today on BlogTalkRadio.
*Please note that all show times are listed in EST time.
Today’s Programming Highlights:

 

stanley-brownAt 1 PM Host Sharon Nelson hangs with Stanley Brown, music supervisor for BET’s Sunday Best and Exalted. The composer—who has worked with such acts as The Temptations, Run DMC and Salt-N-Pepa—will offer his take on the current state of the music biz.

 

michaeljackson-scroller11At 4 PM In the nearly 11 months since Michael Jackson passed, fans the world over have been giving credence to the notion that he may have faked his own demise. Death-hoax investigators Tom Pickering and Maura Stephens join host Carlotta Chatwood for Part 5 in this series.

 

joe-beninatiAt 8 PM Sports Heaven hosts Evan Brandoff and Mark Elliot Wishnia kick it with NHL on Versus broadcaster Joe Beninati—a four-time Emmy champ—who’ll offer his trademark take on the Stanley Cup finals.

 

manouschka-scroller At 9 PM Olivia Wilder sits down with Manouschka Guerrier from Food Network’s Private Chefs of Beverly Hills. The home-schooled culinary maven—whose first venture was a catering company called To Serve, with Love—will share her favorite Caribbean-influenced recipes.

 

vivica-fox-scrollerAlso at 9 PM The NBA Breakdown gets busy with Vivica A. Fox—star of everything from Kill Bill to Curb Your Enthusiasm—who boasts of her own hoops skills, “I got a helluva jump shot. That’s for damn sure. And I will back you up with all of this booty!”

 

jasonstanos-scrollerAt 11 PM Francy and Friends host Francy Weatherman cuts loose with Hell’s Kitchen’s Jason Santos. The chef, who runs Gargoyles on the Square in Somerville, Mass., will preview Season 7 of the Fox reality show—which kicks off tomorrow—and how things, ah, “pan” out for him.

 

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Sports Docket, System Showdown Share Anniversary

We have been celebrating many anniversaries at BlogTalkRadio, but each one is meaningful to us. Broadcasting shows with us for one year means you are enjoying your experience with BlogTalkRadio and are as invested in our community as we are. We thank you and appreciate your hard work!

The guys of System Showdown and Sports Docket, Ethan Kwassman, Steven Ackerman, and Jon Scheiber, admit that their BlogTalkRadio shows began as hobbies. But soon these three 16 year-olds found themselves promoting more heavily as the quality of their guests and number of listeners increased.

The teen hosts would like to share a few words on this occasion:

To have been able to make such strides with only 12 months of Internet radio experience deeply demonstrates how strong, compatible, reliable, and irresistible a platform BlogTalkRadio is…[the hosts would like] to show their tremendous amount of appreciation for BlogTalkRadio by proclaiming Thursday, May 29, 2008 as their BTR Appreciation Day.

Sports Docket and System Showdown will broadcast dual Anniversary celebration shows simultaneously. Special guests will include American Idol winning songwriter Emily Shackelton, and NHL.com Deputy Editor Brian Compton.

Catch Sports Docket and System Showdown at 7pm ET.

Sports Illustrated Hoops, Mets, Yankees, Rangers, Whew!

Men and women who know their sports join BlogTalkRadio today to talk basketball, baseball, hockey and more with you.

Today at 1pm ET, Pro Hoops Weekly brings you Sports Illustrated Senior NBA writer Jack McCallum to discuss his book “:07 Seconds or Less. My season on the Bench with the Runnin’ and Gunnin’ Phoenix Suns.”

Then tonight at 8pm ET, Aceman & the Kwass bring John Delcos, Mets reporter/blogger for the Journal News to The Sports Docket. They’ll recap the first week in Port St. Lucie and look ahead to the 2008 season. Seamus Molloy, of YanksBlog.com will talk Andy Petitte and the start of new era with Joe Girardi. Margaret Hurley of My Blueshirt Heaven and Dan Akeson of Pucks on Broadway talk Rangers and NHL.