TV Junkie: Our Video Interviews from NBC's Golden Globes After-Party
NBC invited us to their 2011 Golden Globes after-party where we had the chance to speak with (in order of appearance in the above video): Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies, Robert Kirkman, and Jeryl Prescott from AMC's "The Walking Dead"; E!'s "Chelsea Lately" comics Loni Love and Ross Matthews; Leslie David Baker, Kate Flannery, Zach Woods, and Ellie Kemper from NBC's "The Office"; Stuart Blumberg, co-writer of "The Kids Are All Right"; and Anne Dudeck and Christopher Gorham from USA's "Covert Affairs".
NBC held the party on the top floor of the Beverly Hilton parking lot while helicopters swooped low over the venue. Plenty of film stars also went to the party including Robert DeNiro and Annette Bening but not many deigned to talk to the media. We were perfectly happy talking to some of our favorite TV people, particularly the casts of AMC's "The Walking Dead" and NBC's "The Office," such incredibly nice people, and we must admit we're still smitten by Sarah Wayne Callies who was very kind to remember our interview from a few months back, along with "Walking Dead" co-star Jon Bernthal.
Our photo gallery from the event was posted the other day, be sure to check it out.
Special Note: Greg Fitzsimmons, whom we interviewed last month, will be performing on "Lopez Tonight" on TBS at 12:00am tonight.
The TV Junkie Must-Watch Plan: This Sporting Life, "Modern Family," "Blue Bloods," Conan (Natalie Portman, Chris Pratt), Kimmel (Don Rickles) then switching over to "Lopez Tonight" for the last 10 minutes to catch Greg Fitzsimmons, then over to Fallon (Betty White, Stephen Merchant).
7:00pm This Sporting Life TCM - (1963) A Yorkshire coal miner (Richard Harris) lets rugby fame go to his head and realizes too late he has ruined his life.
8:00pm American Idol Fox - Season Premiere
9:00pm Modern Family ABC - Claire and Phil find themselves in a compromising position when the kids try to surprise them with breakfast in bed; an e-mail mars Jay and Gloria's Vegas vacation; Mitch and Cam try to get a hookup at a hot new restaurant.
9:30pm Tyler Perry's House of Payne TBS - Season Finale
Leslie David Baker aka Stanley Hudson from NBC's "The Office" was one of many people we talked to at NBC's Golden Globes after party on Sunday [Photo by Thomas Attila Lewis]
10:00pm Hot in Cleveland TV Land - Season Premiere10:00pm James Ellroy's LA: City of Demons ID - Series Premiere
10:00pm Blue Bloods CBS - A high-end escort's body is found in the river; Frank vows to get justice in a 25-year-old case.
10:00pm Last Woman Standing Green Planet - The five female athletes compete in the ultimate relay race with the Xavante tribe in Brazil. The girls must run for miles under the blistering sun.
10:00pm Top Chef Bravo - Restaurant Wars: One Night Only Fish fillet contest; chefs must open "one night only" restaurants in New York City.
10:30pm Retired at 35 TV Land - Series Premiere
11:00pm Blue Mountain State Spike - Season Finale
11:00pm Conan TBS - Actress Natalie Portman; actor Chris Pratt; Keyshia Cole performs.
11:30pm The Colbert Report Comedy Central - Ron Reagan Jr. guests
11:35pm Late Show With David Letterman CBS - Actor Martin Short; Darius Rucker performs.
11:35pm The Tonight Show With Jay Leno NBC - Actress Amy Poehler; reality-TV personality Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino; Grace Potter and the Nocturnals perform.
12:00am Lopez Tonight TBS - Our friend Greg Fitzsimmons performs!
12:05am Jimmy Kimmel Live ABC - Comic Don Rickles; actor Wilmer Valderrama; New Politics perform.
12:35am The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson CBS - Actress Emily Deschanel; comic Rich Fulcher.
12:35am Late Night With Jimmy Fallon NBC - Actress Betty White; writer Stephen Merchant; Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti performs.