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The Marilu Henner Show

The Marilu Henner Show

Equal parts news, advice and entertainment, The Marilu Henner Show offers life-changing tips as well as inspiring stories from the world of show business and Marilu's personal life. As one of only 57 people in the world documented with Highly Superior Autobiographical Memory, Marilu has the ability to connect with the audience and her guests unlike any other host on radio. Past guests on the show include Adam Carolla, Martin Short, Kevin Nealon, George Lopez, Dr. Oz, Deepak Chopra, Nancy Grace, Tavis Smiley, Arianna Huffington, Bill Nye, Carol Burnett, Burt Reynolds, Christopher Lloyd, Dick Cavett, Jackie Collins, Art Garfunkel, Graham Nash, Todd Chrisley, Patti Stanger, Chris Harrison, Andy Cohen, Penn Jillette, Chaz Bono, Perez Hilton and many, many others. 

  • Friday, May 6th
  • May 6th, 2016

    51:17
    Four-time Oscar nominated actress Marsha Mason stops by to share stories of her incredible career and offer invaluable acting advice, and to tell us about her line of natural products called Resting in the River. Lisa Joyner and Chris Jacobs, host of TLC's Long Lost Family join us to talk about the joy of reuniting adopted individuals with their biological family members, and their special connection to show, having both been adopted themselves. Finally, Dr. Robert Huzienga discusses his famous clients such as OJ Simpson and how concussions may have figured into his defense 20 years ago, Charlie Sheen and HIV awareness, and the work he does for contestants on The Biggest Loser.
  • Friday, April 29th
  • April 29th, 2016

    52:29
    Marilu talks with Jillian Rose Reed and Beau Mirchoff about the 5th and final season of their hit MTV show "Awkward," as well as their new individual projects. Financial coach Chris Hogan stops by with tips to help improve your wealth, and to discuss his new book, "Retire Inspired." Also, metaphysician and astrologer Sloan Bella joins us to talk about connecting with those who have passed on, and shares what's in store for Marilu's career this year.
  • Friday, April 22nd
  • April 22nd, 2016

    48:38
    Actor Jay R. Ferguson joins us to talk about his new hit show on ABC, "The Real O'Neals" and how it's pushing the envelope of network television. Marilu and Jay also reminisce about working together on "Evening Shade," playing mother and son. Top 40 recording artist Lizzie Sider stops by to talk about her non-profit organization, “Nobody Has The Power To Ruin Your Day," and her work as an anti-bullying advocate. Finally, Michael Damian gives us a behind-the-scenes look at his new film, "High Strung," which is available for pre-order now on iTunes.
  • Friday, April 15th
  • April 15th, 2016

    51:50
    Marilu speaks with actor Richard Schiff ​and​ his wife Sheila Kelley, Founder of the S Factor. Richard and Sheila talk about how they met and have stayed together for 26 years, as well as Richard's ​standout ​roles on shows like ​"​The West Wing​"​ and ​DirecTV's "Rogue​."​ Donovan Green, celebrity fitness trainer and author of “No Excuses Fitness” joins us to talk about his new Chair Workouts app, designed to keep you fit by doing ​short, ​60-second workouts. And ​"​Happy Days​"​ alum Anson Williams stops by to talk about the iconic sitcom, how he scored the role of​​ Potsie, and his latest project, “The Perfect Portion Cookbook."
  • Friday, April 8th
  • April 8th, 2016

    51:06
    Marilu speaks with Captains Wild Bill Wichrowski and Keith Colburn about the new season of Discovery's Emmy-winning show, "Deadliest Catch," and what life at sea is really like. Talented author Patti Davis stops by to talk about her new novel, “The Earth Breaks in Colors." She also shares how she felt when her father, Ronald Reagan, moved into the White House. Finally, David Michaels, Senior Vice President of National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences​ (NATAS)​, and Executive Producer of the Daytime Emmy Awards, gives us a backstage pass to what goes on behind the scenes of the ceremony, and ​a preview of ​what we might see this year.
  • Friday, April 1st
  • April 1st, 2016

    51:26
    Marilu speaks with actor turned filmmaker Alex Winter about his Kickstarter campaign to help save Frank Zappa's legendary archives and make the definitive documentary about his life. Alex also discusses his popular films "Downloaded" and "Deep Web," available now on iTunes and Hulu. Talented actress and writer Illeana Douglas stops by to share her unique stories of Hollywood, including how "Easy Rider" literally changed her life, why she went to a screening of "The Graduate" to meet Mike Nichols, and her $20,000 mistake on the set of "Goodfellas." Finally, actor Dale Godboldo joins us to discuss his role in the popular TV show, "The People v. O.J. Simpson," how cast members really feel about the verdict, and his legacy as the oldest Mouseketeer in Disney history.
  • Friday, March 25th
  • March 25th, 2016

    52:18
    Marilu speaks with actress Kirsten Vangsness about how she scored her beloved role as Penelope Garcia on "Criminal Minds," her legacy in Los Angeles theatre, and her new labor-of-love film, "Kill Me, Deadly." Comedians Raj Sharma & Ahmed Ahmed stop by to talk about how they met and became friends, what a Donald Trump presidency might mean to them as minorities, and their upcoming charity event on March 30th in Hollywood called "Stand up to ALS." Finally, actor Dean Cain joins us to discuss his professional collaborations with dad Christopher Cain, why he turned down the role of Scott Peterson in "The Perfect Husband: The Laci Peterson Story" several times before accepting it, and why he's been preparing his whole life for his new show, "Hit the Floor."
  • Friday, March 18th
  • March 18th, 2016

    57:03
    Actress Jill Whelan fills in as guest host, discussing everything from narcissists to tattoos. She interviews Josh McDermitt, who plays Eugene Porter in AMC's hit series, "The Walking Dead." Josh talks about how Andrew Lincoln welcomed him to the show Josh's first day on set, how closely the TV story lines on the follow the graphic novel, and what's it's really like when the cast goes to Comic Con. Also, Jill visits with a former cast mate from "The Love Boat," Ted Lange! Ted shares details on his new play called "The Cause, My Soul," which he wrote as a prequel to Shakespeare's tragedy, "Othello." Ted also talks about his days playing Isaac the bartender, and how he conned his way into kissing Diahann Carroll repeatedly.
  • Friday, March 11th
  • March 11th, 2016

    51:36
    Marilu speaks with Glen Mazzara, Creator & Showrunner of "Damien" on A&E. Glen talks about the picking up the story of 'The Omen' with a 30-year-old Damien, what it was like working on The Walking Dead, and how his first pitch meeting in Hollywood went horribly wrong. Bob Barker joins us to discuss his favorite moments on Price is Right, his passion for animals and Animal Defenders International, and how doing the film "Happy Gilmore" resonated strongly with his young fans. Finally, author Angela Williams and her son Tyrel Jackson Williams join us to talk about what it's like being a show business family, and the new book, “My Child is Going to be Rich and Famous: How to Successfully Balance Family, Parenting and Entertainment."
  • Friday, March 4th
  • March 4th, 2016

    52:46
    Marilu speaks with Tanya Acker from CBS's "Hot Bench" about what goes on behind the scenes of the courtroom show, which cases they'll never take, and how her passion project, the Reinvent Communities Challenge, is helping underprivileged youth change the world. Jon Taffer stops by to talk about hosting Spike TVs top-rated series Bar Rescue, growing up with Andy Kaufman, and his upcoming induction into the Friars Club! Finally, ​​Marilu interviews Johan Rockström, Director of the Stockholm Resilience Center,​ about his new book,"Big World, Small Planet," what we can do to help support our future well-being, and why food is the largest threat to our environment.
  • Friday, February 26th
  • February 26th, 2016

    50:21
    Marilu speaks with ESPN analyst and former NBA player Jay Williams about his journey to becoming a professional basketball player, the motorcycle accident that derailed his career, and how his story has become a source of inspiration. Miss USA 2014 Nia Sanchez stops by to tells us about her series of self-esteem workshops called “Universal Confidence,” how she feels about shows like "Toddlers & Tiaras," and why finishing as 1st runner-up at the Miss Universe 2014 pageant, rather than winning the crown, was meant to be. Finally, Marilu interviews "Survivor: Kaoh Rong" contestant Caleb Reynolds about the current 32nd season of the show, his reality TV journey, and the special token he considered his "luxury item."
  • Friday, February 19th
  • February 19th, 2016

    51:18
    Marilu visits with professional stunt coordinators Julie Michaels & Conrad Palmisano about the big movement to taking over Hollywood to get stunt performers recognized at the Academy Awards. It's time! Talented actor RJ Mitte stops by to talk about his new film "Who's Driving Doug," as well as his six seasons on the iconic TV show "Breaking Bad," on which he played Walter White, Jr. Finally, music sensation Manika joins us to share her wise-beyond-her-years dating advice, and to give us a sneak peek at her upcoming TLC show “Global Beauty Masters,” which debuts in March.
  • Friday, February 12th
  • February 12th, 2016

    52:02
    Marilu checks in with our favorite antihero from UnREAL on Lifetime, actor Craig Bierko. Craig tells us what we can expect from the highly anticipated Season Two, and how UnREAL went from being a short film to a successful TV show. Dating & relationship expert Devyn Simone from "Love at First Swipe" stops by to share must-know dating tips, and to tell us how she found her own Mr. Right! Finally, music icon Dave Stewart joins us to share stories from his new memoir, "SWEET DREAMS ARE MADE OF THIS: A Life In Music." We learn about his longtime friendship with Mick Jagger, how his romantic break-up with Annie Lennox led to the creation of the Eurythmics, and how his song "Don't Come Around Here No More" found its way to Tom Petty, creating an unforgettable collaboration.
  • Friday, February 5th
  • February 5th, 2016

    48:55
    Marilu speaks with supermodel Rachel Hunter about her new show, "Rachel Hunter’s Tour of Beauty" on Ovation, which takes her around the world to uncover the best beauty secrets. Actor Nicholas Gonzalez stops by to give us a behind-the-scenes peek at his animated show "Bordertown" on Fox, as well as his character, Ernesto. Finally, Marilu interviews talented songstress Taylor Dayne about her legacy in the music business, and her latest projects.
  • Friday, January 29th
  • January 29th, 2016

    48:35
    Marilu speaks with actor and comedian Hal Sparks about his improvisational style, his life as a father, and what he considers off-limits in terms of on-stage material. Actor Cas Anvar stops by to talk about his hit show "The Expanse" on Syfy, what he planned on doing before becoming an actor, and how playing Hamlet changed his life. Finally, Marilu chats with fitness experts and co-hosts of "Extreme Weight Loss," Chris & Heidi Powell about finding a diet that's sustainable for the rest of your life, as well as their new book, "Extreme Transformation: Lifelong Weight Loss in 21 Days."
  • Friday, January 22nd
  • January 22nd, 2016

    48:49
    Marilu speaks with actress and musician Lea DeLaria about her role as "Big Boo" on ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK, getting engaged for the first time at 57-years-old, and her new David Bowie tribute album, "HOUSE OF DAVID: DELARIA+BOWIE=JAZZ." Veteran actor Robert Davi stops by to talk about honoring Frank Sinatra, how he feels about Sean Penn's interview with El Chapo, and his personal meeting with Pablo Escobar, who offered Robert ideas for a James Bond script. Finally, Marilu interviews actress and TV host Sherri Shepherd about her new movie faith-based film WOODLAWN, how she came to star alongside Kevin Hart in RIDE ALONG 2, and why she cried so hard when leaving DANCING WITH THE STARS.
  • Friday, January 15th
  • January 15th, 2016

    49:28
    Marilu speaks with Renee Graziano & Drita D'Avanzo about the new, explosive season of their show, "Mob Wives," the effects that it's had on their families, and how they really feel about the "Real Housewives" franchise. Actor John O'Hurley stops by to deliver a never before heard J. Peterman monologue that was cut from "Seinfeld," and to share stories about his time on "Dancing With the Stars," as well as his long-running role as Billy Flynn in "Chicago." Finally, Marilu chats with Dita Von Teese about her new book "Your Beauty Mark: the Ultimate Guide to Eccentric Glamour," as well as how she cultivated her iconic style, and why her name is the result of a typo.
  • Friday, January 8th
  • January 8th, 2016

    51:04
    Marilu speaks with Timothy Omundson about the new season of "Galavant," how he really feels about all that choreography, and why he's such a fan of Twitter. Marilu also interviews her longtime friend Burt Reynolds about his iconic career, what went on behind the scenes of their show "Evening Shade," and his new memoir, "But Enough About Me." Finally, Marilu speaks with actor Jaleel White about his role as a father, his days on the set of "Family Matters," and his hardcore Monopoly obsession.
  • Friday, December 18th, 2015
  • December 18th, 2015

    50:58
    Marilu speaks with actor and singer Tom Wopat about his holiday album, Home for Christmas, his experiences performing on Broadway, and the close relationships he still has with his co-stars from "The Dukes of Hazzard." Reality star and supermom Korie Robertson talks about her Duck Dynasty family, watching her daughter Sadie perform on "Dancing With the Stars," and her new book, “Strong and Kind: And Other Important Character Traits Your Child Needs to Succeed.” And legendary musician Bruce Sudano talks about meeting and working with his late wife Donna Summer, coping with his parents' divorce, and his powerful new album, "The Burbank Sessions."
  • Friday, December 11th, 2015
  • December 11th, 2015

    52:10
    Marilu speaks with Phil Saviano, the subject of the critically acclaimed new film, "Spotlight," and Neal Huff, the actor who plays him. Phil shares his story about being sexually abused by a priest as a boy, as well as how he feels about the movie. Neal talks about the energy on set, and how important it was to all actors involved to be authentic with Phil's story. Marilu also interviews Judge Jeanine Pirro, Fox News Host and author of “He Killed Them All: Robert Durst and My Quest for Justice.” Jeanine tells how Perry Mason helped determine her career path, and what led to her interest in Robert Durst and his alleged crimes. Finally, Marilu speaks with Bas Rutten, UFC Hall of Famer & AXS TV Inside MMA co-host. Bas talks about getting bullied repeatedly as a kid, the recent match-up between Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm, and his remarkable years as a fighter.
  • Friday, December 4th, 2015
  • December 4th, 2015

    01:03:12
    Marilu speaks with writer and actor Jon Glaser about his new show "Neon Joe, Werewolf Hunter" on Adult Swim, including how it started as a joke on "The Tonight Show" with Jimmy Fallon. Grammy winning artists Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis, Jr. stop by to talk about maintaining their careers throughout 47 years of marriage, and their upcoming show, "Up, Up and Away, starring Marilyn McCoo, Billy Davis, Jr. and The Next Dimension." And we talk about the upcoming NBC movie, Dolly Parton's "Coat of Many Colors" with Alyvia Alyn Lind, who plays young Dolly, actress Mary Lane Haskell, and producer Sam Haskell.
  • Friday, November 20th, 2015
  • November 20th, 2015

    51:38
    Marilu speaks with Dr. Andrew Weil, world-renowned pioneer in the field of integrative medicine. Dr Weil discusses why fermented foods should be a staple of our diets, why people have developed sensitivities to gluten, and his new cook book, "Fast Food, Good Food: More Than 150 Quick and Easy Ways to Put Healthy, Delicious Food on the Table." Reality star Ariana Madix talks about how she felt the first time the cameras were on her, what we can look forward to in the new season of "Vanderpump Rules," and her mission to help prevent bullying. And comedian, actor and author Judah Friedlander joins us to talk about his journey in stand-up comedy, his popular role on NBC’s Emmy Award-winning hit show 30 Rock, and his terrific new book, “If the Raindrops United.”
  • Friday, November 13th, 2015
  • November 13th, 2015

    59:36
    Marilu speaks with talented and hilarious comedian Christopher Titus about his challenging experiences with parenting, divorce, and about his new, must-see "Born With a Defect" tour. Best-selling author Patricia Cornwell talks about her latest novel "Depraved Heart," and how interviewing medical examiners early in her career helped her develop her popular character, Dr. Kay Scarpetta. And Fee Waybill, lead singer of the legendary group The Tubes, joins us to talk about the band's 40 year history, his dreams of Broadway, and how acupuncture helped his voice.
  • Friday, November 6th, 2015
  • November 6th, 2015

    49:03
    Marilu speaks with Christian Kane and Lindy Booth, stars of "The Librarians" on TNT. Christian and Lindy talk about what's different in the new season, the chemistry with their other cast members, and how they each got involved with the show. We check in with Michelle Visage about her role as a judge on "RuPaul's Drag Race," the challenges of having two teenage daughters, and her new book, "The Diva Rules." And long time "Days of our Lives" star Drake Hogestyn talks about landing his iconic role as John Black, his career in professional baseball (he was drafted by the Yankees!) and the possibility of Anthony Hopkins becoming a fellow cast member!
  • Friday, October 30th, 2015
  • October 30th, 2015

    51:32
    SPECIAL HALLOWEEN EPISODE! Marilu speaks with Academy Award nominee Dean Pitchford, and actress Emily Lopez about CARRIE: THE KILLER MUSICAL EXPERIENCE, running now at the historic Los Angeles Theatre. The musical is based on Stephen King's classic novel, "Carrie." Emily stars as bullied teen Carrie White, and Dean penned the lyrics for this highly-praised production. Marilu also interviews Huston Huddleston, founder and CEO of the New Starship Foundation, and film director Joe Dante about collaborating on the upcoming Hollywood Horror Museum. It will be the world's first educational nonprofit museum teaching the history and legacy of horror films, TV, art, makeup and literature. Lastly, we check in with indie horror film actor, Bill Oberst, Jr. Bill is the f​ace of the Emmy Award winning TakeThisLollipop.com, and he's often recognized as The Killer Woodsman on CBS-TV's "CRIMINAL MINDS."​ He talks about his experiences in such films as “Abraham Lincoln vs. Zombies, " and his new movie, "At Granny's House."
  • Friday, October 23rd, 2015
  • October 23rd, 2015

    53:27
    Marilu interviews former professional wrestler Jake The Snake Roberts, and Steve Yu, Director of the new documentary, "Resurrection of Jake the Snake." Jake opens up about the sexual abuse he endured growing up, his battle with addiction, and the salvation offered to him by his good friend, Diamond Dallas Page. Marilu also speaks with Dr. Jane McGonigal, world-renowned designer of alternate reality games, about her new book, "SuperBetter: A Revolutionary Approach to Getting Stronger, Happier, Braver and More Resilient–Powered by the Science of Games." Dr. McGonigal talks about her own journey of resilience, and explains how playing games can help with anxiety and depression. Lastly, we check in with actor, singer, and former teen idol, Frankie Avalon. Frankie tells us the history behind getting cast as Teen Angel in the film "Grease," and shares recipes from his new cookbook, “Frankie Avalon’s Italian Family Cookbook: From Mom’s Kitchen to Mine and Yours.”
  • Wednesday, October 21st, 2015
  • October 21st, 2015

    10:00
    Marilu celebrates Back to the Future Day with her longtime friend, Christopher Lloyd! Chris discusses his iconic role as Doc Brown in the movie franchise, his immediate chemistry with Michael J. Fox, what Huey Lewis said when they all signed on to work on the first film, and much more.
  • Friday, October 16th, 2015
  • October 16th, 2015

    52:49
    Marilu interviews actor Joe Mantegna about his role on the popular CBS show "Criminal Minds," his Chicago roots and how he got started in the business, and his restaurant in Burbank, CA called TASTE CHICAGO. Yes, they have the neon relish! Cat Cora, the first female Iron Chef, checks in to talk about her new book, “Cooking as Fast as I Can: A Chef’s Story of Family, Food, and Forgiveness," which gives an intimate look at her difficult upbringing, her early culinary aspirations, and the advice she was given by Julia Child. Also, the founder of Tower Records, Russ Solomon, stops by the studio to talk about the early days of the legendary record store, his famous customers, and the new documentary by Colin Hanks which tells Russ's story, called "All Things Must Pass: The Rise and Fall of Tower Records." See it!
  • Friday, October 9th, 2015
  • October 9th, 2015

    50:28
    Marilu interviews actor Gary Busey about his recent run on "Dancing With the Stars," as well as his near death experience, and what the angels told him when he crossed over temporarily. Gary also tests Marilu's memory with his own memory game! Social media sensation Meghan Camarena, a.k.a. Strawburry17, stops by to talk about her online empire, her experience as a contestant on "The Amazing Race," and what fans can expect this year during her popular "Spooktober" Halloween celebration. Also, Emmy-winning actor Ed Asner and Oscar-nominated director Mark Rydell join us to share stories of their enduring friendship, their Hollywood legacies, and their latest project, a fundraising performance of the play "Oxymorons."
  • Friday, October 2nd, 2015
  • October 2nd, 2015

    51:11
    Marilu interviews "Everybody Loves Raymond" creator Phil Rosenthal about his new PBS program, "I'll Have What Phil's Having." Phil shares how Ray Romano helped inspire the new show, how PBS approached him about it, and why he feels that Los Angeles has the best food in America. Kelly Carlin joins us to talk about the life and career of her famous dad, George Carlin, as well as their personal relationship, and her new memoir, “A Carlin Home Companion: Growing Up with George." And "Dancing With the Stars" pro Mark Ballas and B.C. Jean stop by to talk about their new singing duo, Alexander Jean. Mark and B.C. tell the story of how they met at fellow singer Ryan Cabrera's house, how their romance blossomed, and the significance of their first single, "Roses and Violets."
  • Friday, September 25th, 2015
  • September 25th, 2015

    52:10
    Marilu interviews the incredible Dr. Pol, who discusses the thousands of animals he's treated, including a snake that was attacked by a rat. He also shares which animal he believes should never be a pet, and gives us a preview of the season finale of his show on Nat Geo Wild. Heather McDonald and Brian Howie from The Great Love Debate weigh-in on the challenges of dating, including why cell phones have made things harder. They also tell us what people can expect from their upcoming show at Flappers Comedy Club and other locations across the country. And we speak with actress Emma Myles, who plays Leanne Taylor in "Orange is the New Black​." She talks about getting cast in the role just as she was ready to leave town for good, her history as a competitive gymnast, and her new thriller on the Lifetime Movie Network (LMN) called ​​"Child of Grace."
  • Friday, September 18th, 2015
  • September 18th, 2015

    51:38
    Marilu interviews comedian, actor and legendary SNL cast member, Kevin Nealon. Kevin talks about performing for Johnny Carson, his close friendships with Dana Carvey and Jan Hooks, and how he came to be a Saturday Night Live cast favorite for nine years. "Teen Mom OG" star Maci Bookout joins us to discuss being an overnight reality star, why she let her mom know that she was pregnant via text message, and her New York Times best-selling memoir, "Bulletproof." Also, Frankie Banali from Quiet Riot and Director Regina Russell join us to talk about their new must-see documentary, “QUIET RIOT: Well Now You’re Here, There’s No Way Back." Frankie and Regina offer an intimate look the struggle to keep the band together, the drug use that killed lead singer Kevin Dubrow, and why "groupies" are so important.
  • Friday, September 11th, 2015
  • September 11th, 2015

    50:31
    Marilu interviews comedian and SNL alum, Finesse Mitchell. Finesse discusses how the promise of free drinks inspired him to do comedy, his audition for Saturday Night Live, and what it's like being a grown man with the name "Finesse." Legendary musician Art Garfunkel joins us for an intimate look at his career, including his early friendship with Paul Simon, what it was like working with esteemed director Mike Nichols, and his upcoming concert at Carnegie Hall. Also, supermodel Beverly Johnson talks about her groundbreaking career, her allegations against Bill Cosby, and her new memoir, "The Face That Changed It All."
  • Friday, September 4th, 2015
  • September 4th, 2015

    52:17
    Marilu interviews beloved announcer for the "Price is Right," George Gray. George discusses working with Drew Carey, which audience members are more likely to be chosen as contestants, and his epic on-camera treadmill fall that made ESPN's top 100 sports gaffes! Lovely Alana Stewart stops by to talk about her work as CEO of the Farrah Fawcett Foundation, her famous ex-husbands, and the season finale of "The Stewarts & The Hamiltons" on E! Also, actor Kevin Sorbo joins us to share stories about his days as Hercules, to discuss the aneurysm that almost killed him, and to tell us about his new faith-based movie with Ernie Hudson called "Gallows Road."
  • Friday, August 28th, 2015
  • August 28th, 2015

    01:18:55
    Comedian Tom Green stops by to discuss his journey into comedy, his Webovision show, and what led to his demise on "Celebrity Apprentice." Marilu interviews crime expert Val McDermid, author of the fascinating book, "Forensics: What Bugs, Burns, Prints, DNA, and More Tell Us About Crime." Val discusses things such as how maggots can offer DNA on a murder victim even if there's no body, and how the backs of your hands are as unique as your fingerprints. Musician Colin Hay joins us to talk about his latest album, "Next Year People," his memorable kiss with a childhood sweetheart, and why his fellow musician Sting has fantastic shoulders. BONUS NEWS SEGMENT: Marilu interviews Rochelle Herman-Walrond, the alleged FBI informant who says she helped authorities gather information that led to the arrest of former Subway spokesperson, Jared Fogle.
  • Friday, August 21st, 2015
  • August 21st, 2015

    49:21
    Actor Michael Rosenbaum stops by to discuss his starring role in the new TV Land show "Impastor," his recent interview with a dating service, and to showcase his spot-on impression of sportscaster Harry Caray. Marilu interviews Countess LuAnn de Lesseps about her new single "Girl Code (Don't Be So Uncool)," her fashion line, and what we can expect from the next season of "The Real Housewives of New York City." Also, Jamie Jones and Delious Kennedy from the super group All-4-One join us to share stories about their early days on the music scene, what they like to do for fun on the road, and to tell us about their new "Twenty+" anniversary album.
  • Friday, August 14th, 2015
  • August 14th, 2015

    52:00
    Marilu speaks with Bobcat Goldthwait about his prolific work as a director, the passing of his best friend Robin Williams, and his new documentary "Call Me Lucky," which Marilu says is bound to win an Academy Award. Marilu interview musician Dave Koz about his journey in music business, how he feels about music-based reality shows such as "American Idol," and his current #1 album, Collaborations: 25th Anniversary Collection. Also, comedian and long-time Nickelodeon star Kel Mitchell stops by. Kel talks about his roots in Chicago theatre, his new career in stand-up comedy, and his latest show on Nickelodeon called "Game Shakers," which premieres September 12th.
  • Friday, August 7th, 2015
  • August 7th, 2015

    01:04:50
    Marilu speaks with Lt. Joe Kenda, Investigation Discovery's "Homicide Hunter." Kenda talks about the psychology of dealing with serial killers, why prisoners who escape get caught, and how Diane Sawyer ultimately played a role in the development of his show. Marilu interview actress Cheryl Ladd about her upcoming role in "American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson," as well as why she initially turned down "Charlie's Angels," and the secret to her nearly 35-year marriage. Also, Marilu interviews entertainer Martin Short about overcoming family tragedy, his most recent Broadway show, and his book, “I Must Say: My Life as a Humble Comedy Legend."
  • Friday, July 31st, 2015
  • July 31st, 2015

    55:46
    Marilu speaks with Chaz Bono about rediscovering his passion for acting, how being a contestant on "Dancing With the Stars" inspired him to deal with his weight issues, and his new play, DOWN THE ROAD, currently running at the Lounge Theatre in Hollywood. Marilu interviews actress Mindy Sterling about her popular role as Frau Farbissina in the "Austin Powers" franchise, the mantra that helped her conquer breast cancer, and her experiences as a single mom. Also, Marilu discusses the benefits of a plant-based diet with health expert Dr. Dean Ornish, and how everything from cancer to global warming is affected by the foods we eat.
  • Friday, July 24th, 2015
  • July 24th, 2015

    52:46
    Marilu speaks with Golden Globe Award-winning and Academy Award-nominated actress Amy Madigan, and playwright Neil Koenigsberg about their collaboration on the play "Off the King’s Road" running now in Los Angeles. Amy also discusses working with her husband, actor Ed Harris, as well as her beloved role in "Field of Dreams," and Neil tells us about his history as one of Hollywood's most high-profile publicists. Marilu also welcomes "America's Got Talent" contestant Drew Lynch, whose comedy routine earned him the "Golden Buzzer" from Howie Mandel. Drew shares his story about developing a speech impediment after getting hit in the vocal chords by a softball, and how it changed his life for the better. Finally, Marilu interviews Craig Bierko, star of the hit Lifetime TV show, "UnREAL." Craig shares how the opportunity to do the show came about, what his recent 50-pound weight loss might mean for his character Chet Wilton, and how he got sucked into "The Bachelor" like a 16-year-old girl.
  • Friday, July 17th, 2015
  • July 17th, 2015

    52:03
    Marilu speaks with musician Michael Grimm about his soulful new album "Grimm," his experience winning "America's Got Talent," and what prompted him to propose to his now wife on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Marilu also checks in with actress Alexandra Paul about her new Lifetime movie "The Bride He Bought Online," and discusses how becoming a vegan changed her outlook on life, as well as what it was like starring in the iconic TV show "Baywatch." Finally, Marilu interviews Thunder Levin, screenwriter for the hugely popular "Sharknado" films. They discuss the upcoming premiere of "Sharknado 3" on SyFy, why Thunder was chosen to pen the franchise, and how he fooled Ian Ziering and the other actors into signing on.
  • Friday, July 10th, 2015
  • July 10th, 2015

    51:17
    Marilu speaks with character actor Doug Jones about his many standout roles including Abe Sapien in the Hellboy movies, Fantastic Four's Silver Surfer, Fauno and The Pale Man in Pan's Labyrinth, and his current starring role as the alien Cochise in TNT's final season of Falling Skies. Doug also talks about #SDCC Comic Con, and how his work as a mime led to success. Marilu also speaks with award-winning journalist Tamron Hall about the new season of Discovery's Deadline: Crime, her work as co-host on The Today Show, and her secret to looking great on-camera. Lastly, Marilu interviews reality star Jack Osbourne about his Multiple Sclerosis diagnosis, in an effort to help educate others and raise awareness.
  • Thursday, July 2nd, 2015
  • July 3rd, 2015

    01:02:52
    Marilu speaks with best-selling author Jackie Collins about her new book, "The Santangelos," her writing process, and the influence she had on Aaron Spelling and his television legacy. Marilu talks to actor Michael Nouri about his experience starring in the iconic movie "Flashdance" as well as other memorable roles, and his charitable contributions to organizations such as the 24th Street Theatre, and Seeds of Peace. And punk rock legend Johnny Lydon, a.k.a. Johnny Rotten, shares stories about his time with the Sex Pistols and Public Image Ltd (PiL), his battle with meningitis at seven years old which robbed him of his memory, and his new autobiography, "Anger is an Energy: My Life Uncensored."
  • Friday, June 26th, 2015
  • June 26th, 2015

    49:04
    Marilu speaks with comedian Lisa Lampanelli about her upcoming EPIX TV special "Lisa Lampanelli: Back to the Drawing Board," her recent divorce, and her incredible weight loss following gastric sleeve surgery. Marilu interviews Carlton Cuse, Showrunner and Executive Producer of the TV show "The Strain," and Dr. Pavan Kadandale from the University of Irvine, who have joined forces to create a free massive open online course (MOOC) focusing on parasites, cyber-attacks and disease dynamics, leading up to the Season Two premiere of the FX original series. And actor Tony Danza checks in to discuss his limited engagement at Cafe Carlyle in NYC, his experience talking to General David Petraeus about national security threats, and the joys of playing baseball in Central Park.
  • Friday, June 19th, 2015
  • June 19th, 2015

    51:25
    Marilu speaks with John Quiñones, Host of the hidden camera show, “What Would You Do” on ABC. John talks about how they come up with the scenarios on the show, and which people are most likely to step in and defend a victim. Grammy-nominated musician Beth Hart stops by to talk about her new album Better Than Home, which debuted at #1 on the Billboard Blues Chart and the iTunes Blues Chart. Beth gets candid about her struggles with sobriety and bipolar disorder, her sister who died of AIDS, and meeting her husband. And actress, author, and health advocate Suzanne Somers talks about her new book “Tox-Sick: From Toxic to Not Sick,” her battle with cancer, and her new cabaret show at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino.
  • Friday, June 12th, 2015
  • Global Family Reunion LIVE BROADCAST - June 6th, 2015

    01:22:16
    Marilu speaks with her COUSINS Dr. Oz, Ophira Eisenberg, Ted Allen, and Sister Sledge LIVE at the 2015 Global Family Reunion!
  • Friday, June 5th, 2015
  • June 5th, 2015

    57:29
    Marilu speaks with actor Zach McGowan about his starring role as Captain Charles Vane on the hit show “Black Sails” on Starz, as well as his new film with Marilu called “Imperfections.” Headline News legal commentator Nancy Grace checks in with the latest on Casey Anthony, and shares the intimate story about how her fiance’s murder inspired her to pursue a career in law. Also, comedian and actor Bob Saget talks about the upcoming Netflix original series “Fuller House,” and shares details about his annual gala “Cool Comedy Hot Cuisine,” benefiting the Scleroderma Research Foundation.
  • Friday, May 29th, 2015
  • May 29, 2015

    50:10
    Marilu speaks with actress Laura Benanti about hosting the 60th Annual Drama Desk Awards, her role as Sadie Stone on the show "Nashville," and how transcendental meditation helped her overcome debilitating anxiety she experienced as a performer. Les Gold from TruTV's "Hardcore Pawn" stops by to give advice about pawning your valuables, and to evaluate Marilu's engagement ring from her third and final husband. Also, Marilu interviews Monet Bell from A&E's "Married at First Sight." Find out why she says her quickie marriage to a complete stranger didn't last, and whether she'd consider being "The Bachelorette."
  • Friday, May 22nd, 2015
  • May 22, 2015

    01:05:07
    Marilu speaks with Christopher McDonald, star of the History Channel's blockbuster Memorial Day event, "Texas Rising." Christopher discusses his experience on-set working with Brendan Fraser, Ray Liotta and Olivier Martinez, as well his iconic role as Shooter McGavin in "Happy Gilmore," working with Tom Hanks on Broadway and more. Marilu also speaks with "Dancing With the Stars" alum champion J.R. Martinez about the recent season finale, and the inaugural broadcast of “The Lincoln Awards: A Concert for Veterans & the Military Family” on PBS. Also, Washington Post correspondents Mary Jordan and Kevin Sullivan discuss the incredible backstory behind their book "Hope: A Memoir of Survival in Cleveland," about the Amanda Berry and Gina DeJesus kidnappings.
  • Friday, May 15th, 2015
  • May 15, 2015

    57:43
    Marilu speaks with Carolyn Robb, former personal chef to the Royal Family. Carolyn discusses what it was like cooking for Prince Charles and Princess Diana, what Queen Elizabeth likes to eat, and the collection of recipes in her new cookbook, The Royal Touch: Simply Stunning Home Cooking from a Royal Chef. Marilu also speaks with Kato Kaelin about his new line of men’s inactive wear, Slacker, as well as his thoughts on the upcoming made-for-TV story of the O.J. Simpson trial, American Crime Story. Also, actress and cancer survivor Fran Drescher shares her story, gives tips for homemade, chemical free cleaning supplies, and discusses her upcoming Cancer Schmancer cruise.
  • Friday, May 8th, 2015
  • May 8, 2015

    51:19
    Marilu speaks with John Lodge, vocalist, songwriter and bass player for the legendary rock band The Moody Blues. John discusses his new solo album “10,000 Light Years Ago,” as well as his unique warm-up routine while touring with the band. Marilu also speaks with Charlaine Harris, New York Times best-selling author of the Sookie Stackhouse / Southern Vampire Mysteries, which are the basis for the HBO hit television series “True Blood.” Charlaine also wrote the Aurora Teagarden Series. Also, award-winning playwright, actor and novelist Eric Bogosian shares the history behind his new non-fiction book “Operation Nemesis: The Assassination Plot that Avenged the Armenian Genocide.”
  • Tuesday, May 5th, 2015
  • May 1, 2015

    50:25
    Marilu speaks with actor Steve Guttenberg about his upcoming film on the Syfy Channel called Lavalantula, as well his current bachelor status. Ben Brantley, the New York Times' most feared theatre critic, stops by for a poignant interview. And rocker George Thorogood talks about the recent re-release of his first studio album, and how the Rolling Stones inspired him.

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