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BlogTalkRadio Recent Show Highlights

Across The Universe star, Jim Sturgess catches up with Milling About host Robbin Milling.  Jim takes on romance in the romantic drama One Day opposite Anne Hathaway.  He and Robbin chat about One Day and his current project that involves working on the scratch demo with Bono and U2 for the Broadway musical, Spider-man: Turn Off The Dark.

Ms. Marla Gibbs from The Jeffersons joins The Drew Show to discuss her life and career.  She is well known for her starring role as “Florence.”   Marla discusses how she landed on The Jeffersons as well as what she’s doing now.

The latest show of Sports Business Radio features a special conversation with NBA Hall of Famer, TNT NBA analyst, and media personality, Charles Barkley.   “Sir Charles” discusses the ongoing NBA lockout, his thoughts on Shaq joining TNT’s NBA coverage, and his deteriorating relationship with Tiger Woods.

Denzel Washington, Wynonna Judd and Other Best Blogtalkradio Interviews of the Week

denzel-washington5Denzel Washington: The two-time Oscar winner—who did many of his own stunts in the new flick Unstoppable—goes off when asked if he’s got acrophobia. “50 miles an hour—I’m running across the top of a train,” he tells host Tim Gordon. “That’s not a fear of heights. That’s common sense!”

wynonna-juddWynonna Judd: The country-music superstar chats with Resiliency Radio host—and Def Leppard drummer—Rick Allen about the Wounded Warrior Project. Wynonna also fills us in on her new CD, Love Heals, and on The Judds Last Encore U.S. Tour, which gets under way Nov. 26 in Green Bay, Wis.

aasif-mandviAasif Mandvi: The Last Airbender star, who serves as senior Middle East correspondent for The Daily Show, sits down with SAJA host Sree Sreenivasan to chat about his latest big-screen comedy, Today’s Special, inspired by his Obie-winning one-man play, Sakina’s Restaurant.

ryan-sutter3Ryan Sutter: Trista Rehn’s pick on ABC’s The Bachelorette— whom she wed in 2003—joins The Stupid Cancer Show’s Matthew Zachary to discuss his work as a young-adult cancer advocate. Plus: First Descents founder Brad Ludden and the outdoor program’s Lisa Goldstein.

jacob-soboroff1Jacob Soboroff: The correspondent for School Pride, the new NBC reality series from executive producer Cheryl Hines— which follows the renovations of 7 real-life public schools—drops in on Educating Georgia’s Amy Bakari to discuss this week’s episode, “Hometown Heroes.”

charlesgasparino1Charles Gasparino: The Fox Business Network senior correspondent, who also serves as a columnist for The Daily Beast and Huffington Post, drops in on AACONS host Marie Stroughter to talk about new book, Bought and Paid For: The Unholy Alliance Between Barack Obama and Wall Street.

natasha-alam-11Natasha Alam: The Uzbekistan-born model—whose ex-hubby is the Shah of Iran’s grandson—drops in on World Footprints Radio hosts Tonya and Ian Fitzpatrick to chat about her role on HBO’s smash-hit vamp series True Blood. Plus: Canadian classical-pop diva Elizabeth Elming.

gotham-chopra1Gotham Chopra: Deepak Chopra’s son—a successful media and entertainment entrepreneur in his own right—sits down with Chopra Center Radio host davidji to chat about his new book, Walking Wisdom: Three Generations, Two Dogs, and the Search for a Happy Life.

This Week in BlogTalkRadio, 11/30-12/6

With Thanksgiving behind us and Christmas and Hanukah up ahead, it’s been a lively week on BlogTalkRadio.  Here are just a few highlights from the week that was, and the weekend ahead:

donaldMr. Media welcomed Donald Faison from hit Emmy-nominated sitcom Scrubs, who recently received a NAACP Image Award nomination for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series and won the  Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series Award at the first annual BET Comedy Awards.  Congrats, Donald!

Larry Thomas, better known to Seinfeld aficionados as “The Soup Nazi” was welcomed back to The Worst Show on the Web.  Will there be soup for you?

Dr. Blogstein welcomed Scott Bolzan, a former NFL player who suffered major head injury and has forgotten the first 46 years of his life.  Can you imagine?

123 Film Easy! brought on Richard Francis Bruce, Academy Award nominated film editor of modern classic, The Shawshank Redemption, to talk about his decorated career.

parisHeiress and businesswoman Paris Hilton made her long-awaited return to World Talk Live to talk about her new fragrance, Siren, and what other ventures she’s working on.

Friday, filmmaker and activist Robert Greenwald joins the crew of Wilshire and Washington to discuss Obama’s Afghanistan and his new film, Rethink Afghanistan. Then, tune in to a breakdown of the Tiger Woods drama with celeb journalist and FOX 411 entertainment contributor Kelly Will on The Alan Levy Show.

Sunday, legendary actress Leslie Caron joins Movie Geeks United to talk about her roles in An American in Paris and lesliecaronGigi, as detailed in her new memoir Thank Heaven.

There are so many more great shows to listen to that aired this week, check out the Featured Talk Radio Shows section at the top of the homepage and the Weekly Best tab for some more great highlights.  Don’t worry if you weren’t included in this post, there will be many more opportunities to come!

Have a great weekend.

Special Summer Programming This Week

Many of us are lucky enough to take some time off to enjoy the end of the summer.  Whether you’re vacationing somewhere tropical, or just taking a break in your own backyard, tune into the special programming we’ve chosen on BlogTalkRadio this week to relax and soak up the last rays of summer.

On Monday, we’ll be highlighting some great Politics shows on the network.  With the conventions coming up and the election heating up, you’ll no doubt find some stimulating chat.

Tuesday brings live chats about Health, Fitness, and personal development.  Get fit, get confident, and get some great advice from the gurus on the air.

Wednesday, we’ll highlight the Entertainment shows.  From film lovers, to fan shows featuring your favorite reality stars, to celebs candid chats, there’s something for everyone.

Thursday will showcase some of the Bestselling Authors and noteworthy personalities who have appeared on BlogTalkRadio.

We get spooky on Friday with some of the haunting Paranormal shows on BTR.  Leave the nightlight on.

Saturday will feature the Best of Celebrity interviews and appearances.  We have great exclusive content, up close and personal with your favorite stars, from Gene Simmons of KISS to it-girl Kim Kardashian.

We’ll close up the weekend with a focus on Sports.  Vocal fans and aficionados take on the world of sports, from wrestling and MMA, to Fantasy Football, and everything in-between.

Check out the homepage this week and see what we have in store, the variety of content is astounding and who knows, you may find your new favorite BlogTalkRadio show.

Enjoy your summer with BlogTalkRadio!

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