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Monthly Archive: May 2016

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Vicki Lawrence Interview: "I Was Kidnapped by Show Business"

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Vicki Lawrence

Comedian, singer and dancer, Vicki Lawrence has been in the entertainment industry for about 50 years. In 1967, in her senior year of high school, she entered the Miss Fireball of Inglewood contest, and her photo ended up in the local newspaper. Lawrence sent Carol Burnett the clipping which showed their uncanny resemblance to each other. Coincidentally, Burnett was looking for an actress to play her younger sister on her upcoming show, and the rest is history.

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Wednesday

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Brian "Head" Welch Interview: Guitarist Recounts 8-Year Absence from Korn, Says Band's Upcoming Album Should Wow Fans

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Brian Head Welch

New York Times bestselling author and nu metal band Korn lead guitarist, Brian “Head” Welch, released his latest book, With My Eyes Wide Open: Miracles and Mistakes on My Way Back to Korn, on May 17, 2016. Welch made headlines in 2005 when he became a born-again Christian and abandoned the band. This book is his account of the brutal, eye-opening eight years he spent as a single dad between leaving Korn to his controversial decision to rejoin the band years later.

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Thursday

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Charlotte Stewart Interview: "Little House" Star Talks "Bad Girl's Guide to Becoming Miss Beadle"

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Charlotte Stewart - Little House In The Hollywood Hills: A Bad Girls Guide To Becoming Miss Beadle, Mary X, And Me

Charlotte Stewart is famous for portraying the role of beloved schoolteacher Miss Beadle in the western drama series, Little House on the Prairie, which was an adaptation of Laura Ingalls Wilder’s bestselling series of Little House books. The show aired on NBC from 1974 until 1983. During the 1982-83 television season, the series was broadcast with the new title, Little House: A New Beginning without Michael Landon and Karen Grassle (Charles and Caroline Ingalls).

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Wednesday

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Jonathan Jackson Interview: "Nashville" Star on Life in Music City and New EP with Band Enation

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Jonathan Jackson

Five-time Emmy Award-winning actor Jonathan Jackson can currently be seen portraying Avery Barkley, an up and coming singer-songwriter trying to make it in Music City, on ABC’s musical drama Nashville. He is also known for playing Lucky Spencer on the daytime drama General Hospital.

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