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FOF #1219 – I Love Carole Cook - 07.15.10

FOF #1219 – I Love Carole Cook

Actress Carole Cook comedic skills impressed that Lucille Ball so much that she took her under her wing. It was the start of a lifelong friendship and working relationship between the two, with Carole appearing in many of Lucielle Ball’s TV shows including The Lucy Show and Here’s Lucy.

Today we talk to the legendary Carole Cook about her work and friendships with many of comedy’s leading ladies and her behind the scenes appearances in such cult films as Sixteen Candles and TV dramas like Dynasty.

Posted in: Podcast, Interviews, Actors 6 years ago 25
FOF #1216 – Cassandra Peterson on Elvira, All About Evil - 07.08.10

FOF #1216 – Cassandra Peterson on Elvira, All About Evil

Everybody loves Cassandra Peterson’s alter-ego Elvira, Mistress of the Dark. She’s taking a new turn in “All About Evil” by playing a mom.

Listen as we talk with Cassandra Peterson about working with directing drag queen Peaches Christ, the origins of her beloved character Elvira and her thoughts on the movie “Showgirls.”

Posted in: Podcast, Interviews, Comedians, Actors 6 years ago 15
FOF #1193 – Deven Green Had Me at Hello - 05.18.10

FOF #1193 – Deven Green Had Me at Hello

With the success of her parody videos on 80s soap opera stars and her recent re-dubbing of Lionel Ritchie’s ridiculous video “Hello,” Deven Green practically owns the word “Hello” on the internet.

Today Deven Green and her hunky husband Joel Bryant join us today to give us a sneak peek at their upcoming projects which include a cooking reality TV show , a vampire/zombie web series and a song written on the ukulele just for us.

Posted in: Podcast, Comedians, Actors 6 years ago 8
FOF #1189 – Sweet Tea and Sympathy - 05.11.10

FOF #1189 – Sweet Tea and Sympathy

Writer and oral historian E Patrick Johnson spent two years traveling the South to interview almost a hundred men for his extraordinary book Sweet Tea: Black Gay Men of the South. He’s now briging these men’s stories to life with a theatrical adapation of the book.

Listen as we talk about the responsibility of performing these men’s powerful stories and on the unnerving use of slur words in books, films and theater.

Posted in: Podcast, Writers, Actors 6 years ago 6
FOF #1186 – We've Got the Duke - 05.05.10

FOF #1186 – We’ve Got the Duke

Being born into a famous family is never easy, so it’s refreshing to hear that James Duke Mason, the son of 80s pop star Belinda Carlisle of The Go-Go’s, and grandson of Hollywood actor James Mason is not only well adjusted, he’s fabulously gay.

Today Duke talks with us over the Internet from his home in the south of France about his film debut in “You Can’t Have it All” and his mom’s new autobiography “Lips Unsealed” where she admits it was cool in the 80s to kiss girls.

FOF #1183 – One Night in Heaven - 04.29.10

FOF #1183 – One Night in Heaven

Tired of just having a one night stand with Jesus and he doesn’t call you back? Well, maybe it’s because you’re not listening. There’s no escaping God’s massive love, so get ready for the Best Church of God, the only church God goes to, ever.

Today, the hilarious sister Lindsay Goldapp and brother Scott Levy help us to find the true meaning of the Bible and boost our self-esteem with the knowledge that, thankfully, not everybody will go to heaven.

Posted in: Podcast, Live Music Sessions, Comedians, Actors 6 years ago 2
FOFA #1058 - The Mind of Madonna - 02.19.10

FOFA #1058 – The Mind of Madonna

We had a blast talking all things Madonna with Melissa in September 2009 that we thought might enjoy hearing it again. Singer Melissa Young joins us to take a look at the Madonna the entertainer, the woman and the iconoclast. A touching and colorful promise to a dead solider and hot celebrity news.

Posted in: Podcast, Comedians, Musicians, Actors, Classic Podcasts 6 years ago 2
FOFA #1033 - Shine on Debbie Reynolds - 02.15.09

FOFA #1033 – Shine on Debbie Reynolds

It was such a delight talking to Debbie Reynolds in August of 2009 we just had to share it again. Listen as we talk with Hollywood’s Golden age diva Debbie Reynolds on her career, love, dating gay men in Hollywood and whether or not she lives next door to her daughter Carrie Fisher.

Posted in: Podcast, Interviews, Actors, Classic Podcasts 6 years ago 0
FOF #1101 - An Intimate Look at Michael Kearns - 12.01.09

FOF #1101 – An Intimate Look at Michael Kearns

On World Aids Day we talk with groundbreaking actor and activist Michael Kearns.

Before coming out of the closet was seen as a career move in the entertainment industry, Michael Kearns was the first Hollywood actor on record to come out as a gay man in the mid-seventies. Today Michael is re-staging his one man show “Intimacies” featuring six characters on the AIDS crisis of the early 80s.

FOF #1090 - Baby Jane Revisioned - 11.09.09

FOF #1090 – Baby Jane Revisioned

Today we’re talking to writer and director, Billy Clift about his debut film “Baby Jane?” – a loving parody of the classic and campy 1962 horror film.

We’re also joined by San Francisco drag queen Heklina who plays the nosy next door neighbor in the film.

In the news: Carrie Prejean’s mother sees her sex tape, female troubles, and a wife who is allergic to her husband’s love juice.