"Oh Brother, not another podcast", is presented by the fabulous new Westport Library and the Quick Center for the Arts, starring brothers Miggs and Trace Burroughs, chatting up fascinating folks with interesting stuff to say or secrets to spill.
Stacy Keach, Jr. is one of Hollywoods most versatile actors
Stacy Keach, Jr. is one of Hollywoods most versatile actors, playing everyone from Hemingway to Hamlet to Mike Hammer, and winning Golden Globe, Drama Desk and many other awards recognizing his extraordinary work. He was Sgt Stendenko in “Up in Smoke” and embodied Nixon in “Frost/Nixon”. From the “Simpsons” to “The Bourne Legacy” his range knows no bounds, and he still finds time to devote to the his Cleft Palette Foundation. Spoiler alert, hear how he got the lead role as the priest in the Exorcist, and lost it.
Ed Begley Jr. - Actor, author, activist
Ed Begley Jr.! Jeez, what hasn’t this guy done? Actor, author, environmental activist, and all around thoughtful and talented citizen trying to make the planet a better place for all of us. Better Call Saul, St Elsewhere, Simpsons, Mary Hartman-Mary Hartman, Six Feet Under, Curb Your Enthusiasm, This is Spinal Tap, Batman Forever, Best in Show, Mighty Wind… what else can we say. Ed rules!
Actress and author Bonnie Bartlett
Actress and author Bonnie Bartlett has an amazing career spanning seven decades. Married to actor William “Captain Nice” Daniels, they won Emmys together for their roles on St. Elsewhere, and she has appeared on TV shows like Gunsmoke,, Golden Girls, Better Call Saul, The Waltons and dozens of others. She is very forthcoming about her 72 year marriage, and her successful career in movies including the role she wasn’t thrilled about at first, as Danny Devito’s and Arnold Schwarzenegger’s mom in “Twins”
Katie Cassidy is third generation Hollywood royalty
Katie Cassidy is third generation Hollywood royalty and a triple threat herself, as actor, writer and producer. She never met her grandfather Jack Cassidy, but she is very candid about her complicated relationship with her late father, teen heart throb David Cassidy, and shares his last words and the impact they had on her. The actors’ strike had just begun on the day of this podcast and Katie reveals some exciting new projects she will be working on. A bonus for aspiring actors, she explains how Liam Neeson taught her to play dead in the first “Taken” movie.
Aisha - Audio
Aisha (eye-sha) Alfa is a one-woman cavalcade of entertainment. She is an accomplished actress (currently in “Based on a True Story), writer, comedian, podcaster (The Shoutout Show), Pi devotee (as in 3.14159…) as well as being a charming and positive person to talk too.
Comedy great Ted Alexandro
Comedy great Ted Alexandro discusses the art of comedy and his experiences touring with Jim Gaffigan, as well as doing five specials and dozens of appearances on Conan, Letterman, Kimmel, and Dr. Katz!! Any lover of comedy or aspiring comedian will enjoy this 30 minutes with Ted.
I enjoy your snow and the Westport links. You should interview Paul and Sasha from
the comedy, episodic, serial podcast "Community News with Paul and Sasha". It's a show that takes place in Westport, but they call it Townport I think you and your listeners would enjoy it and I would love to hear you interview them or you on their show.
They are now rated in the top 1 percent of all over 3 million podcasts globally. Worth checking out.
Unexpected surprise to hear Eric Clapton's daughter Ruth sing Ring of Fire.
She's very good. Could be a star like her dad someday.
Wow!! it's a great shiw!!
Who knew Marsha Mason was also a race car driver.