Let the campaigning begin. Not for public office, for ‘The Oscar.’ Along with the early morning announcement, Wednesday  that revealed who this years Oscar nominees are, came the increased crusade of a well-oiled machine that will publicize, advertise and spend countless hours, all in the quest for Oscar gold. Talk shows will play an important […]

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We had lots of great interviews with some of the winners at this year’s Golden Globe Awards. With the awards season now underway we look forward to following all the races and along with our audience we’ll try to pick the winners. Enjoy some pictures from the evening…

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By Ross Crystal I interviewed Carrie Fisher with her co-star Billy Dee Williams for my talk show ‘Panorama’ back in Washington, DC on WTTG5. She was so bright, and insightful. A great interview, a remarkable talent and most of all a warm, wonderful person. Billy Dee said it well in his tweet: ‘The force is […]

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A look back at some of our entertainment news headlines from the week – Friday, 12.23.16 It’s Wes Anderson’s first movie since 2014’s Oscar-winning GRAND BUDAPESST HOTEL, and now Fox Searchlight has picked up the rights to ISLE OF DOGS.  The animated project already has an impressive voice cast that includes Edward Norton, Bryan Cranston, […]

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Alan Thicke will probably be best remembered for his starring role on the sitcom ‘Growing Pains.’  However, the actor was a multi-talented performer who wrote, produced, composed and hosted his share of talk and variety programs.  Of course, was iconic dad and a loving family man. To me, he was a fascinating person to interview […]

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A look back at some of our entertainment news headlines from the week – Friday, 12.16 CBS, developing a modern-day reboot of one of TV’s most iconic comedies. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the network is moving forward with an updated version of THE HONEYMOONERS.  The new series will center on two couples…neighbors and friends […]

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A look back at some of our entertainment news headlines from the week – Friday, 10.14 Ricky Gervais, returning to television for the new ABC game show FIVE TO SURVIVE.  According to The Hollywood Reporter, the hour-long program will see grown-up contestants answer ten questions for a chance to win cash.  If the adult can’t […]

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A look back at some of our entertainment news headlines from the week – Friday, 9.23.16 It’s the provocative drama about Masters & Johnson WHO were real-life pioneers in the science of human sexuality.  This season the story picks up with their work in the late 60’s. Series co-star Lizzy Caplan who portrays Virginia Johnson […]

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With the new television season upon us and last Sunday’s 68th Emmy Awards in the rear view mirror…we take another look back. On the air the ratings may have been off a bit, but the broadcast itself seemed right on the mark.  Jimmy Kimmel did a great job as host.   The tributes were touching and […]

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He’s one of the most versatile performers on the planet. And now Harry Connick has a new daytime entertainment show that premieres today. He’s a great guest on any talk show but this time he’s going to be the host. When we talked he told me he was ready for anything.   I believe he is. Will he […]

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