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NEW! Overheard: Ed Harris, Brandy, Jill Scott Interviews | 03.06.13

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4-Time Oscar-nominated Actor Ed Harris

by Movie Geeks United in MOVIES

Acclaimed actor Ed Harris (Pollock) discusses the Cold War submarine thriller Phantom, co-starring David Duchovny.

MUSIC AND FILM SUperstars Brandy and Jill Scott

by My Fierce Wings Radio in MUSIC

Grammy-winning singers and actresses Brandy Norwood and Jill Scott chat about music, working with Tyler Perry and more.

DESMOND BISHOP of the green bay packers

by theconversationsshow in SPORTS

Packers linebacker Desmond Bishop talks about his love for the game, life in the NFL and more.

50 Shades of Grey Narrator Becca Battoe

by On Air with Doug and Rob in BOOKS

One of the top audiobook narrators in Hollywood, Becca Battoe voiced one of the bestselling audio book in history, Fifty Shades of Grey, by E.L. James.


by somewhereinvegas in COMEDY

Known for his role as Andy on the hit show Everybody Love Raymond, comedian Andy Kindler is the voice of Mort on Fox’s Bob’s Burgers.

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BlogTalkRadio Recent Show Highlights

The Movie Geeks present their annual series of interviews with this year’s crop of Oscar nominees. In this episode, Best Original Score nominee Ludovic Bource discusses his stellar award-winning work in the audience and critical favorite The Artist.  Tune in here.


Grammy award nominee for Best New Artist,  J. Cole stops by the Bottom Line Sports Show and chats about his appearance in the NBA All Star Celebrity game, the NBA season, his album, and his upcoming tour.  J. Cole was the first rapper to be signed to the Jay Z record label, Roc Nation.  Tune in here.

The Matty P Radio Happy Hour kicked off its new season by welcoming the talented actress Olivia d’Abo, who spoke about her time portraying Karen Arnold in the hit show The Wonder Years. Tune in here.


SportsManRadio welcomes Seattle Seahawks Wide-Receiver Doug Baldwin to discuss both his collegiate career as a member of the Stanford Cardinal, and his pro career in Seattle.  The undrafted rookie led all Seattle Seahawks in both in receiving yards and receptions during the 2011 NFL season.  Tune in here.

Programming Highlights; March 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:

oscars-for-christie1At 1 PM Robin Milling goes behind-the-scenes for the 82nd Annual Oscar Party at Gilt restaurant at the Palace Hotel, with the chefs behind the delicacies inspired by Oscar-nominated films.

b-ook-of-eli-for-christieAlso at 1 PM 123 Film! welcomes award-winning film editor Cindy Mollo to talk about her work on The Book of Eli, which marks her third collaboration with Allen Hughes.


slim-down-for-christie1Today at 2 PM The Slim Down Challenge welcomes one if its premiere speakers, Christine Avanti, author of bestselling book, Skinny Chicks Don’t Eat Salads, to provide some heath and fitness inspiration

sports-talk-for-christieTonight at 10:30 PM SportsTalkSoup continues its preview of the NFL Draft with a focus on the #11-#20 best NFL Draft prospects with Hunter Ansley of DraftZoo.com, Todd Kleinheinz of NFLDraftPros.com, and Joe Everett of The Fantasy Exchange.

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

BlogTalkRadio Has Your Academy Awards Pre-Show!


by Deborah Ng

Getting into the mood for your Oscar party? Looking for something to keep you occupied until it’s time to check out all the red carpet fashions? We have what you’re looking for. BlogTalkRadio has your Academy Awards preshow including interviews, predictions and more. Some of these programs are pre-recorded, and some have yet to air. For those episodes coming up, all times are EST.

  • As soon as the Best Picture Oscar is announced, join BlogTalkRadio, SAJA and SAMMA, the South Asians in Media and Marketing Association, to discuss this year’s hit film Slumdog Millionaire. Join this discussion tonight at 11:00.
  • At 6:00 p.m. join the Movie Geeks in the moments leading up to Hollywood’s biggest night…featuring commentary and clips from our interviews with nominees and previous winners.
  • Join Jason O’Brien the Monday night at 11:00, for the Oscar post-mortem to discuss all the winners, the surprises, the disappointments, the great moments, the bad moments … it’s all here as we close another film awards season here at Oscar, Oscar. Call in and share your thoughts!
  • On February 5th, writer-director Courtney Hunt visited with Back by Midnight to talk about making the heartbreaking Frozen River.
  • Just a few days ago, Betty Jo Tucker and friends hosted a tribute to Oscar host (and my secret crush) Hugh Jackman.

Enjoy the day’s Oscar festivities. I hope your favorite wins!

Oscars Red Carpet Geek-out

oscarbutton.jpgDiscuss the best and worst-dressed, as well as predictions from the red carpet of the 80th annual Academy Awards with the Movie Geeks.

BlogTalkRadio’s number one show for film lovers brings their usual wit and insight to their Oscars coverage. Tune in and hear what pictures and people should take home the golden statues tonight.

Spoiler alert: the Geeks’ opinions are usually spot-on, so if you haven’t heard the winners yet, listen with caution!

Update: Oscar-winners Suzie Templeton and Hugh Welchman of Peter and the Wolf to join Wednesday’s show at 10pm ET.  Don’t miss it!