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Overheard: Charlie Sheen’s Chef’s Got Great Taste | 03.26.13

The Taste’s Chef K on TIGER BLOOD AND Being a winner

by Olivia Wilder Times™ in FOOD

From Charlie Sheen to American Idol‘s Simon Fuller to the Royals of Saudi Arabia, Chef Khristianne Uy chats about menus and winning the show The Taste.


Left, Right, left, right Brain … Finding Your Inner geniuS

by Smart Companies Radio in BUSINESS

Strategist Bill Donius debuted on all the major bestseller lists with his book Thought Revolution: How to Unlock Your Inner Genius. Tap into your right brain to find your creativity!


star wars special with FIlmmaker Marx pyle

by SciFiPulse in ENTERTAINMENT

Filmmaker Marx Pyle and critic Patrick Hayes for a special Star Wars episode, who discuss all things Star Wars and the eternal hope for the upcoming movies.


To Heaven and Back: Author’s NEAR-DEATH Life LESSONS

by The Best People We Know in SPIRITUALITY

The #1 New York Times Bestselling Author Dr. Mary Neal drowned and was returned to Earth with instructions for life. She’s shared her story on Today, Dr. Oz and now here!


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Christina Aquilera, The Goo Goo Dolls’ John Rzeznik, Spike Lee and More: BlogTalkRadio’s Weekly Highlights

christina-aguileraChristina Aguilera: The 4-time Grammy-winner drops in to chat about her big-screen debut, in Burlesque. Co-starring Cher, the flick casts Christina—who tells Punch Drunk CriticsJohn Nolan, “I’m a little O.C.D.”—as a small-town waitress with a big voice who follows her dreams to an L.A. nightclub.

john-rzeznik1John Rzeznik: The Goo Goo Dolls frontman and the band’s bassist, Robby Takac, join Milling About’s Robin Milling at NYC’s Roseland Ballroom to chat about their latest CD, Something For The Rest of Us. (Be sure not to miss John’s a cappella rendition of Happy Birthday for birthday girl Robin.)

natalie-portman32Natalie Portman: Star Wars’ Queen Amidala reveals how she trained as a ballerina for the Darren Aronofsky-directed thriller Black Swan, which opens tomorrow. “We were swimming a mile a day,” she tells Keeping It Reel host Tim Gordon. “And we were toning so that my body could look like a dancer’s.”

spike-lee1Spike Lee: The director spends a full hour with The Knicks Blog host Anthony Donahue, chatting about his hometown team. And when asked if he was upset that the Knicks didn’t land LeBron James, Spike says no—“Because if somebody doesn’t want to be here, then you don’t want them.”

sally-kellerman11Sally Kellerman: M*A*S*H’s Hot Lips Houlihan, whose new CD is titled Sally, recalls making the TV film Murder Among Friends with the late Leslie Nielsen—who teased her with fake flatulence. “That really headed him into the comedic part of his career,” she tells Milling About host Robin Milling.

john-roberts2John Roberts: As the 30th anniversary of John Lennon’s death— Dec. 8—approaches, CNN anchor John Roberts drops in on Film Festival Radio‘s Janice Malone to preview the network’s new documentary, Losing Lennon: Countdown to Murder, which premieres Saturday, Dec. 4 at 8pm ET.

suze-ormanSuze Orman: The host of CNBC’s The Suze Orman Show drops in to discuss the revised version of her New York Times bestseller The Road to Wealth. “If you define yourself by you possessions,” she tells host Philippe Matthews, “you are nothing more than a financial liar.”

soledad-obrien-5Soledad Obrien: The CNN anchor drops in on Afronerd Radio host Desmond Burton to discuss her new memoir The Next Big Story: My Journey Through the Land of Possibilities, which fellow network star Anderson Cooper calls “A fascinating behind-the-scenes look at reporting.”

coco-crispCoco Crisp, : The ace Oakland A’s center fielder—who helped lead his previous team, the Boston Red Sox, to victory in the 2007 World Series—stops by The Bottom Line Sports Show to chat with hosts Gerald Brown and Jonathan Foy about the current MLB season.

Natalie Portman, Penny Hardaway, Sally Kellerman and More Today on BlogTalkRadio

natalie-portman3Natalie Portman: Star Wars’ Queen Amidala reveals how she trained as a ballerina for her new thriller Black Swan, opening tomorrow. “We were swimming a mile a day,” she tells Keeping It Reel host Tim Gordon. “And we were toning so that my body could look like a dancer’s.”

sally-kellerman1Sally Kellerman: M*A*S*H’s Hot Lips Houlihan, whose new CD is titled Sally, recalls making the TV film Murder Among Friends with the late Leslie Nielsen—who teased her with fake flatulence. “That really headed him into the comedic part of his career,” she tells Milling About host Robin Milling.

wally-lambWally Lamb: The author of the best-selling novel—and Oprah’s Book Club pick—She’s Come Undone talks with Book Club Girl about the new paperback edition of his latest work, Wishin’ and Hopin’, which tells the comic Xmas tale of a fifth grader named Felix Funicello.

bill-mcgowanBill McGowan: The author of Gray Lady Down: What the Decline and Fall of The New York Times Means for America—who won a National Press Club Award for Criticism—talks with Accuracy In Media’s Roger Aronoff about how the WikiLeaks will impact journalism the world over.

dan-croninDan Cronin: The funnyman—who worked as a writer for Conan O’Brien, both on Late Night and during Coco’s ill-fated Tonight Show stint—drops in on The Dr. Bones and Tetra Show to dish about the new TBS incarnation of the red-haired host’s comedy fest.

penny-hardaway2Penny Hardaway: The retired NBA guard—who told us in July he wants to return to the Miami Heat to play alongside LeBron James—tells fellow Bottom Line Sports Show hosts Gerald Brown and Jonathan Foy what the King should expect what he meets the Cleveland Cavs tonight for the first time since defecting.

Seth Green: George Lucas Had Me #$%@*&! in My Pants

In the end, Seth Green learned, George Lucas was less of a “force” to be reckoned with than a generous fellow with a great sense of humor.

Interviewed tonight at 8 p.m. ET on Somewhere In Vegas, the actor who played Doctor Evil’s son Scott in the Austin Powers series recounts how he and his Robot Chicken co-creator, Matt Senreich, came to learn of the Star Wars mastermind’s interest in their stop-motion animated TV series.

CAPTION: "We were really overwhelmed," Seth (above) tells us of George's invite up to the Skywalker Ranch up in Frisco.

"We were really overwhelmed," Seth (above) tells us of George's invite up to the Skywalker Ranch.

“We’d done a sketch on the show, called The Emperor’s Phone Call, in which the emperor from Star Wars takes a call from Darth Vader, explaining how the Death Star has been destroyed, and all his plans were for naught,” Seth tells host Marq with a Q.

“Then we got a call – and the caller ID said ‘Lucasfilm.’ Continue reading