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Daily Highlights; June 16, 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:

niapeeplesAt 1 PM Garden of the Soul host Lynn Serafinn kicks it with Nia Peeples, who played Nicole Chapman on Fame and scored a No. 1 hit with the 1988 dance tune Trouble. The multi-talented diva will fill us in on her teleseminar series, Elements of Life.

rodney-perryAt 5 PM Host Sharon Nelson hangs with Rodney Perry, formerly of BlogTalkRadio’s Rodney Perry Live and now co-host of BET’s The Mo’Nique Show. Rodney will fill us in on his big-screen projects, including the Cedric the Entertainter comedy Chicago Pulaski Jones

mike-vrabelAt 8 PM The Final Word’s JayReelz and J.D. kick it with Mike Vrabel, offensive linebacker for the Kansas City Chiefs. Mike, who spent eight seasons with the New England Patriots, was the first player ever to have two touchdown passes and a sack in the same game.

aldis-hodgeAt 9 PM The VRO’s Amy McCracken gets up close and personal with Aldis Hodge, who stars opposite Timothy Hutton on the TNT crime drama Leverage, and previously appeared in such shows as Private Practice, Castle and Friday Night Lights.

roger-nygardAt 9 PM Tomatoes in Trenches host Cheryl Benton chats with Roger Nygard, whose new documentary, The Nature of Existence, finds him venturing to the source of each of the world’s philosophies, religions and belief systems—via scholars, holy men, scientists, artists and pizza chefs.

lea-thompsonAt 10 PM The Movie Geeks continue their Summer of 1985 series with Caroline in the City star Lea Thompson, who played Lorraine Baines opposite Michael J. Fox in Back to the Future. Plus, the Oscar-winning sci-fi flick’s writer-producer, Bob Gale.

molly-burnett-1At 10PM Just 24 hours after her first appearance on BlogTalkRadio, Molly Burnett—who plays Melanie Kiraikis on NBC’s Days of Our Lives—drops back in on Jasam Radio host Deborah Huey to take your calls. (Be sure to ask her if she’s actually gone on that date with Jesus yet.)

rob-benedictAt 10 PM Hosts Annie and Burl Gregory whoop it up with Rob Benedict, who played Chuck the Prophet on the CW series Supernatural. The actor will chat about his second career, as frontman for the band Louden Swain, whose new CD is titled A Brand New Hurt.

Thousands of live radio shows broadcast live everyday on BlogTalkRadio. Find out what’s on live now.

imagesP.S. Don’t forget to take a moment to tell Oprah, “We want Chenese!”

Programming Highlights; June 15, 2010


chenese_lewis-190x3001If you have a moment to help make someone’s dream come true, don’t forget to take a moment to tell Oprah, “We want Chenese!”

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:

allen-westAt 11:30 AM AACONS host Marie Stroughter welcomes retired Lt. Col. Allen West, the GOP Congressional candidate from Florida’s 22nd District whose YouTube video At The Revolution has been viewed 2.2 million times (making him a much-buzzed about Oval Office contender for 2012).

becky-leeAt 6 PM World Footprints continues its focus on global citizenship as Becky Lee from Survivor: Cook Islands Castaways drops in to chat about her Becky’s Fund, which raises awareness of domestic violence—and which was financed with her prize money from the hit CBS series.

burgess-jenkinsAt 6 PM Christian Devotions’s Scott McCausey welcomes Burgess Jenkins, who played Ray Budds in 2000’s Remember the Titans, and has since appeared on such hit shows as Dawson’s Creek and One Tree Hill. The actor will chat about his role in the new upcoming flick Hero.

rasheedaAt 6PM The African American Literary Divas chill with hip-hop star Rasheeda, who began her career as a member of the teen trio Da Kaperz, and has since risen to queen of the Crunk Kingdom. The Georgia Peach singer will fill us in on wassup with her next album.

tc-carson1At 7 PM Your 15 Minutes Radio gets busy with actor-crooner TC Carson, who played Kyle Barker on the Fox sitcom Living Single. TC will chat about his role in the Houston’s Ensemble Theater Co.’s production of Five Guys Named Moe, and his new CD, Truth.

tim-donaghy1At 8 PM The Wheelhouse hosts Michael Bower and Chris Cause mix it up with Tim Donaghy, the former NBA referee who was booted from pro ball—and spent 15 months in prison—for betting on games. Tim will give us his take on whether Boston can lock in the title tonight.

daniel-cudmoreAt 9 PM Artists on Demand gets ups close and personal with Daniel Cudmore, who made his name as Colossus in the X-Men series but more recently set female hearts aflutter as Volturi guard Felix in The Twilight Saga: New Moon—which he reprises in Eclipse, opening June 30.

alexandra-paulAt 10 PM The Movie Geeks kick their Summer of ’85 series—which has already been graced by Steve Guttenberg and Joel Schumacher—into high grear with Baywatch cutie Alexandra Paul, who’ll chat about starring opposite Kevin Costner in John Badham’s American Flyers.

molly-burnettAlso at 10 PM Jasam Radio host Deborah Huey hangs with Molly Burnett, who plays Melanie Layton Kiraikis on NBC’s Days of Our Lives, and has also done a guest turn as Amanda Jane on HBO’s True Blood —during which she belted out the tune Jesus Asked Me Out Today.

jillian-lauren1At 10 PM Host Olivia Wilder sits down with Jillian Lauren, an NYU dropout who got Shanghaied into spending 18 months in the harem of Prince Jefri Bolkiah—youngest brother of the Sultan of Brunei—though lived to chronicle her experiences in the new book, Some Girls.

Thousands of live radio shows broadcast live everyday on BlogTalkRadio. Find out what’s on live now.

Programming Highlights; June 10, 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:

 

robyn-dehartAt 2 PM Grand Central Publishing welcomes Robyn DeHart, author of Desire Me, No. 2 in the Legend Hunters series. Publishers Weekly has called the scribe’s work “comical and sexy,” while the Chicago Tribune has lauded her as “wonderfully entertaining.”

 

basil-smikleAt 3 PM Harlem Talk Radio sits down with ace political strategist—and former senior adviser to Hillary Clinton—Basil Smikle. The lifelong Democrat will fill us in on his bid to unseat Bill Perkins in the N.Y. State Senate race. “I’m running as an insurgent,” he said while launching his campaign

 

kim-colesAt 4 PM BlogTalkRadio’s newest celebrity host, Kim Coles —who played Synclaire James-Jones opposite Queen Latifah on Living Single—grooves with Pilates guru Ana Caban, whose DVDs have raked in more than $25 million. Ana will chat about her Charity-Conscious Lifestyle Movement.

 

jamal-anderson At 8:30 PM Women on the Move’s Leslie Harris gets busy with former Atlanta Falcons running back Jamal Anderson, who went on to become an ESPN analyst and concert promoter, working with acts like Boyz II Men and Britney Spears. Jamal will chat about his TV projects in the works.

 

janel-parrishAt 9 PM Artists On Demand hangs with Janel Parrish, who made her name playing Jade in the hit 2007 flick Bratz: The Movie, and more recently landed on the new ABC Family series Pretty Little Liars in the role of Mona Vanderwall.

 

paula-begoun4At 9 PM Beauty guru Paula Begoun, author of Don’t Go to the Cosmetics Counter Without Me, discusses the causes of cellulite, the products that claim to make it disappear, and what you can really do about it. Call in during the show to receive free Paulas Choice products or one of her books.

 

gloria-hendryAt 10 PM Gloria Hendrey—who, long before Halle Berry mixed it up with Pierce Brosnan—made history as the first-ever African American female lead in a James Bond flick—drops in on Four Aces Network to look back at her big-screen career, which included a role in Black Caesar.

 

Thousands of live radio shows broadcast live everyday on BlogTalkRadio. Find out what’s on live now.

Programming Highlights; May 19, 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:

lisakogan-scrollerAt 1 PM Tomatoes in Trenches host Cheryl Benton chills with Lisa Kogan, whose O, The Oprah Magazine column tackles everything from life as a single mom to her quest for a decent tomato. The witty scribe will chat about her new book, Someone Will Be with You Shortly.

davidshadeAt 2 PM Gab with the Gurus host Connie Bennett gets busy with David Shade, who bills himself as America’s Renegade Sex Expert, and whose lecture topics include “Bring Out Her Inner Animal” and “The Deep Spot.” He’ll offer tips for women on selecting men wisely.

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Programming Highlights; May 5, 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.

rebeccawells-scrollerAt 7 PM Book Club Girl welcomes Rebecca Wells, author of the mega-selling novels Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood and Ya Yas in Bloom. The beloved scribe will chat about her newest work in paperback, The Crowning Glory of Calla Lily Ponder.

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Tonight at 8 PM Host Sandra Wilson kicks it with Christopher Dupree, aka Wordspit. Last year, the NYC rapper was picked from a pack of unknowns to star in a McDonald’s commercial that has aired nationwide. “You know the deal. Create your own meal. At a buck it’s a steal,” he rhymed.

donAlso at 8 PM Calling All Angels calls on the healing powers of don Miguel Ruiz, whose 1997 book The Four Agreements was lauded by Oprah and has sold four million copies. Now comes the sequel, The Fifth Agreement, which delivers us to the next level of awareness. Continue reading

Dr. Mehmet Oz, Oprah Contributor, Live on BlogTalkRadio Today

Dr. Mehmet Oz, who you probably know from Oprah, will be LIVE on BlogTalkRadio today. In fact, Oprah’s entire show yesterday featured Dr. Oz.

Oz And now it’s our turn to welcome Dr. Oz to BlogTalkRadio. Oz will be the featured guest on Stop SUGAR SHOCK! Radio, hosted by Connie Bennett at 2:30pm ET today. As I mentioned, Dr. Mehmet Oz is not only a frequent “Oprah” guest, but an acclaimed physician and #1 New York Times best-selling author.

On today’s show, Dr. Oz will offer some of the valuable information about losing weight and achieving better health that he details in the new book, YOU: Staying Young, which was released today.

As a special treat, renowned cardiologist and anti-aging expert Dr. Stephen T. Sinatra, will join Bennett today for this special interview. A jam-packed show you do NOT want to miss.