Archive for March, 2009

It’s Not TV, It’s HBO: This Week on TV CONFIDENTIAL

Sunday, March 22nd, 2009

HBO programming executive Andrew Goldman will be our special guest this week on TV CONFIDENTIAL, Tuesday, Mar. 24, beginning at 10pm ET, 7pm PT on Share-a-Vision Radio, KSAV.org.

As vice president of program planning and scheduling for HBO/Cinemax, Andrew Goldman is responsible for the strategic planning, acquisition and scheduling of programs for HBO and its sister channels. Andy has been with HBO for more than 20 years, so he has certainly seen it grow. We’ll talk about what makes HBO different than traditional broadcast networks, as well as its impact on cable and network television. We’ll also talk about your favorite HBO shows, what’s on the horizon for HBO, and a whole lot more.

If you want to be part of our conversation, be sure to join Frankie Montiforte and me this Tuesday, Mar. 24 beginning at 10pm ET, 7pm PT on Share-a-Vision Radio, KSAV.org. Phone number, as always, is (800) 407-KSAV (5728). You can also email a question or comment in advance by sending it to talk@tvconfidential.net.

Ed Robertson
Co-Host, TV CONFIDENTIAL
Every other Tuesday at 10pm ET, 7pm PT
Share-a-Vision Radio, KSAV.org
www.tvconfidential.net
blog.tvconfidential.net
Also available as a podcast via iTunes and FeedBurner

Remembering Johnny Carson: This Week on TV CONFIDENTIAL

Sunday, March 8th, 2009

Charlie Barrett of The Barrett Company will be our special guest this week as we pay tribute to the King of Late Night Television, Johnny Carson, on TV CONFIDENTIAL, Tuesday, Mar. 10, beginning at 10pm ET, 7pm PT on Share-a-Vision Radio, KSAV.org.

Now head of one of the leading public relations and marketing communications firms in the entertainment industry, Charlie Barrett was a top publicist at NBC throughout the 1980s, where he was in charge of media relations for such franchise shows as The Today Show, Unsolved Mysteries, and The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson. Charlie worked with Johnny Carson from 1984 until the time Johnny stepped down from The Tonight Show in 1992. We’ll talk about what it was like to work with such a TV legend, some of the many guests on the program, Johnny’s final days on The Tonight Show and a whole lot more. Charlie Barrett will be joining us beginning at 11:15pm ET, 8:15pm PT.

In our first hour, Frankie and I will be joined by film director Tonya S. Holly, whose latest film, When I Find the Ocean, features such film and TV legends as Bernie Casey, Diane Ladd, George “Goober” Lindsay and Lee Majors. Tonya has many great stories to share about working with these actors, as well as the obstacles she overcame to get this important film made. Tonya Holly is scheduled to join us beginning at 10:35pm ET, 7:35pm PT.

If you want to be part of our conversation, be sure to join us this Tuesday, Mar. 10 beginning at 10pm ET, 7pm PT on Share-a-Vision Radio, KSAV.org. Phone number, as always, is (800) 407-KSAV (5728). You can also email a question or comment in advance by sending it to talk@tvconfidential.net.

Ed Robertson
Co-Host, TV CONFIDENTIAL
Every other Tuesday at 10pm ET, 7pm PT
Share-a-Vision Radio, KSAV.org
www.tvconfidential.net
blog.tvconfidential.net
Also available as a podcast via iTunes and FeedBurner