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BlogTalkRadio Recent Show Highlights

Kevin Kline joins host Robin Milling to talk about his film Darling Companion and his co-star, Casey, the dog.  He was directed in the film by his longtime friend, Lawrence Kasdan.  Kevin talks about how their plus 30-year relationship actually began with Kevin auditioning and not getting the role for the film, Body Heat. Tune in here.

Vanessa Williams (star of Desperate Housewives, Ugly Betty, Broadway and concert stages) and her mother, Helen join Candi & Randy to discuss their new book You Have No Idea, which is an empowering celebration of the love between a mother and daughter and an account of the ups and downs Vanessa experienced during her career.  Tune in here.

Lamorne Morris, star of Fox’s hit comedy, The New Girl joins TD Radio to talk about how he got his start in entertainment.  He has appeared on BET’s HotWyred, several BET Awards specials and was the host of Cartoon Network’s popular game show, Brain Rush. Tune in here.

Randolph Duke’s fashion is etched into our memory. His designs on the red carpet worn by Celine Dion, Faith Hill, Mariah Carey, Charlize Theron and more. Randolph joins host Gael Sylvia and reveals surprising insights about the true beauty and spirit of women. Tune in here.

Dick Gregory, Jake Silbermann, Frank Fontana and Wayne Brady Today on BlogTalkRadio

dick-gregoryDick Gregory: The veteran satirist—who, throughout the ‘60s, ’70s and ‘80s, was instrumental in the civil-rights and feminist movements while helping to unify white and black audiences—sits down with The Artivist host Ron Herd to chat about his storied career.

jake-silbermannJake Silbermann: The actor who plays Noah Mayer on As the World Turns, and has also done guest turns on Gossip Girl and Guiding Light, drops in on BlazinRy to dish with host Ryan Holmes about his new flick, Stuffer, which was named Best Short by The Royal Flush Film Festival.

vanessa-williams-4Vanessa Willams: The Desperate Houswives star, whose most recent marriage—to former LA Laker Rick Fox—ended in 2004, tells Film Festival Radio host Janice Malone that her ideal V-Day gift this year would be “maybe to have a date. That would help. Right now I have no Valentine’s Day plans.”

att-waynebrady2Wayne Brady: The improv virtuoso reveals that he wipes his mind clean after his Vegas shows, so that each performance will be fresh. On the other hand, as he tells Somewhere in Vegas host Marq with a Q, “Johnathan, my partner, and I were doing a mermaid scene and we both dumped ourselves in water and stripped down to our underwear.”

frank-fontana5Frank Fontana: The DOWN and DIRTY host welcomes sommelier Michael Bottigliero, aka the Windy City Wine Guy, who’ll fill us in on pairing the best vino with your Valentine’s Day dinner. Plus: Chicago Wine Cellar Expert owner Rick Grigsby talks building custom wine racks.

rene-clausenRené Clausen: The conductor of the Concordia Choir of Moorehead, Minn., stops by The African American Voice in Classical Music to chat with host Patrick D. McCoy about the choir’s upcoming tour, and Feb. 19 performance at National Presbyterian Church in Washington, D.C.

Vanessa Williams, ‘True Grit’ Star Kim Darby and Pop Dup Official Hot Mess and More on BlogTalkRadio

vanessa-williamsVanessa Willams: The actress known for her roles on Desperate Houswives and Ugly Betty stops by Film Festival Radio to talk with host Janice Malone about the new NBC series Who Do You Think You Are? which traces the lineages of celebritrated Americans.

chenoa-maxwellChenoa Maxwell: The actress-photographer—who has appeared in such flicks as Hav Plenty and Lenox Avenue—sits down with Keeping It Reel host Tim Gordon to chat about her dual careers, and why she now pursues life behind the lens instead of in front of the camera.

official-hot-mess11Official Hot Mess: The red-hot pop duo—sisters Kristy and Lindsey Landers—drop in on Artists on Demand to hang with host Vicky Gorman while chatting up their spanking new video Money Makes the Girl$ Go Round, which has hit No. 1 on MTV’s Top 100.

kim-darbyKim Darby: The actress who played Mattie Ross in the original, Oscar-winning Western True Grit—before going on to star in such flicks as The One and Only and Teen Wolf Too—returns to The NeverHood to chat with Ethan Tudor W about the acting craft.

chris-dawson1Chris Dawson: Is technology an aspect of education in which we can ensure a level playing field? Education tech reporter Chris Dawson joins MashUp Radio host Peter Biddle to examine how the two can work in tandem, and whether the netbook or the iPad is better suited for today’s classrooms.