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TV Junkie: New #SOA Promo; The Diceman Hits the Roxy; Podcast Roundup
Tuesday, September 6th is coming fast - check out the new "Sons of Anarchy" promo above and get ready for the 90-minute premiere.
I may not enjoy "Entourage" very much but I've been enjoying Andrew Dice Clay's presence on the show this season. In the real world, the Diceman will be doing a one night engagement at the legendary Roxy Theatre on Thursday, September 8th, at 9pm. I recently enjoyed Marc Maron's excellent WTFpod interview with Clay, it's worth the listen.
Also in podcastland, Greg Fitzsimmons had an excellent, if brief, sit down with Mike O'Malley who currently has a starring role on Fox's "Glee" and is also a writer on Showtime's "Shameless." O'Malley and Fitzsimmons get into a very interesting debate on hate speech/freedom of speech as it applies to bullying, Andy Dick's outburst on Fitzsimmons' satellite radio show, and the Tracy Morgan incident. If you like comedy, TV, and the constitution, this is a great podcast episode to listen to. I was also pleased to hear that Fitzsimmons' will be hosting a show on the Speed network that shoots this fall ("Pumped").
Last month we really loved interviewing Paul Scheer, the man behind Adult Swim's "NTSF:SD:SUV" and so many other wonderful creations, such as "Human Giant." You will also love hearing him on the most recent (and excellent) Gentlemen's Club podcast.
FEARnet, cable television’s premier horror, thriller and suspense channel, has added Dee Snider (of Twisted Sister faame) and Oderus Urungus (from legendary heavy metal band “GWAR”) to "Holliston," their new half-hour comedy/horror series. The series has a six-episode order and is slated to begin production in September.
The TV Junkie Must-Watch Plan: "Web Therapy," "POV," "Chelsea Lately," "Late Show With David Letterman," "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon." Tomorrow AM - Vuelta a Espana
8:00pm Web Therapy Showtime - Exposed! Fiona hatches a scheme to expose the impostor.
8:30pm Kiss Me Kate TCM - (1953) Lilli (Kathryn Grayson) and Fred (Howard Keel) act the same way offstage as they do in "The Taming of the Shrew."
10:00pm POV PBS SoCal/KOCE - Armadillo Danish soldiers fight the Taliban in southern Afghanistan.
10:00pm Chopped Champions Food - Champions' Tournament: Part 1 Four winners return to win again; big challenge in the first round; stinging nettles and antelope in the entree round; pie crust desserts.
11:00pm Chelsea Lately E! - Reality star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino; comic Jo Koy; comic Fortune Feimster; comic Lavell Crawford.
11:35pm Late Show With David Letterman CBS - Actor Alec Baldwin; former professional football player Joe Namath; Lenny Kravitz performs.
11:35pm The Tonight Show With Jay Leno NBC - Reality-TV star Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi; Jeff Bridges performs.
12:35am The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson CBS - Actor Chi McBride; TV personality Ariel Tweto.
12:35am Late Night With Jimmy Fallon NBC - Actor Will Forte; actress Amy Sedaris; Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks perform; Killer Mike performs
5:00am Vuelta a Espana Universal Sports - Bicycle racing Stage 11