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Diedrich Bader, Melissa Peterman, Peter Dinklage, John Lutz and More Today on BlogTalkRadio

diedrich-bader4Diedrich Bader: The actor who made his name playing Jethro in 1993’s big-screen remake of The Beverly Hillbillies, before landing the part of Oswald on The Drew Carey Show, stops by to talk about his latest role, as Charlie Davies on the NBC sitcom Outsourced.

melissa-peterman-4Melissa Peterman: The Reba star—who played (gasp!) a hooker in the Oscar-winning Coen Brothers flick Fargo—sits down with host Victoria Gaither to talk about her new CMT sitcom Working Class, co-starring Ed Asner and Patrick Fabian, which premieres Friday.

peter-dinklage1Peter Dinklage: The breakout star of 2003’s The Station Agent, who has gone on to appear in such hit flicks as Elf and The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian, chats with Movie Geeks United hosts Jamey DuVall and Jerry Dennis about his new offering, Pete Smalls Is Dead, co-starring Rosie Perez, Steve Buscemi and Tim Roth.

rodney-perry7Rodney Perry: The Mo’Nique Show co-host—who began his talk-show career as a BlogTalkRadio host—dishes about his fellow funnymen. “I talked to Tommy Ford today,” he tells host Twanna Ray of Martin’s perpetually unemployed Tommy Strawn. “We’re about to do a project together.”

john-lutz3John Lutz: You know him as JD Lutz from the hit NBC sitcom 30 Rock. But did you know John was a Saturday Night Live writer in real life as well? Or that his dad is a Lutheran minister? Find out all about the tubby funnyman when he drops in to chat with host Janice Malone.

doug-grigsby-teena-marie2Doug Grigsby: Teena Marie’s music director recalls his final meeting with the Ivory Queen of Soul, who passed away the day after Christmas at age 54 “The 23rd of December was the last day I saw her. We did a lot that day. I took her to her doctor’s appointment. She went Christmas gift shopping for her baby’s father’s mother,” the Philly-born bassist tells WDKK Radio host Darryl Williams. “Then we came back to the studio. We worked and she wrote this song that she shared with me. The ironic thing is the title—A Lady Always Knows When to Leave.”

jack-obrienJack O’Brien: The editor of Cracked.com sits down with Mr. Media host Bob Andelman to rave like a mofo about the humor site’s new book, You Might Be A Zombie, And Other Bad News, which film critic Roger Ebert has hailed as “Smart, funny, and cool.”

renaldo-nehemiahRenaldo Nehemiah: The former world-record holder in the 110m hurdle—who went on to play wide receiver for the San Francisco 49ers—stops by the Get Up Show during host Chris LaMonica’s “Month of the Hurdler” series to preview the 2012 Olympic Games in London.

Intel’s Peter Biddle, Russell Crowe, Sasha Cohen and More: BlogTalkRadio’s Weekly Highlights

peter-biddlePeter Biddle: Intel’s general manager, who leads the tech giant’s AppUp Products and Services Group, kicks off the maiden edition of Atom Mashing Radio with a visit from Gaikai.com’s David Perry, who’ll update us on the hottest gaming news.

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Russell Crowe: The Oscar champ—whose new flick, The Next Three Days, tells the story of a husband whose wife is accused of murder—weighs in on his commitment to real-life spouse Danielle Spencer. “I would do anything for my wife,” he tells Keeping It Reel host Tim Gordon.

sasha-cohenSasha Cohen: Three-time world champion figure skater—who snagged a silver medal at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, Italy—stops by Film Festival Radio to fill host Janice Malone in on the 2-hour Cold-EEZE Improv Ice show, airing today at 4pm ET on NBC.

ben-gordonBen Gordon: The British-American NBA guard chills with The NBA Breakdown’s Audley Stephenson and Dave Mendonca while chatting about his sharp-shooting days with the Bulls, and the Pistons’ meltdown last season—and what his current team has to do now to get back on track.

jerry-trainorJerry Trainor: The actor who plays Spencer Shay on iCarly—and whose character squares off against guest star Jack Black on tonight’s episode of the Nick series, titled iStart A Fan War—joins Tomorrow Will Be Televised host Simon Applebaum live from the campus of New York University.

alana-stewart1Alana Stewart: The ex-wife of George Hamilton and Rod Stewart, who paid tribute to the late Farrah Fawcett in her best-selling memoir My Journey with Farrah and in the NBC documentary Farrah’s Story, chats with Best Ever You about staying young—and pursuing your dreams—at any age.

clinton-kellyClinton Kelly: The co-host of TLC’s What Not to Wear returns to The Feisty Side of Fifty. This time, Clinton offers fashion and entertainment tips for the holiday season. “You know how much fun this guy can be,” says host Eileen Williams. “He makes all things merry and chic!”

kel-mitchellKel Mitchell: The former teen idol, who made his name as a member of Nick’s All That cast—and went on to star in Good Burger—hangs with Life After Dusk’s Cedric “Ceddy J” Collier. Kel will chat about his role opposite Vivica Fox in the upcoming flick Caught on Tape.

phylicia-rashadPhylicia Rashad: The Cosby Show—and For Colored Girls—star, who last year appeared on Broadway in the Tracy Letts drama, August: Osage County, drops in on Harlem Talk Radio to participate in its “World of Black Theater” series, hosted by correspondent Ben Oduro.

anthony-anderson-3Anthony Anderson: The Law & Order star lets us in on an exclusive piece of sporting news. “This is my word—this is the first time I’m telling anybody this publicly—I will be running in the 2011 New York City Marathon,” Anthony tells Film Festival Radio host Janice Malone.