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  • 00:31

    The Great Black Sitcom Debate

    in Comedy

    What is the Best Black Sitcom of All-Time? We polled our fans. Find out what everyone thinks is the Best Black Sitcom ever!


    What's your Fave? Why is it your Favorite? Does it tell the generation in which you grew up or can it indicate how culturally connected you are?


    Join the Great Black Sitcom Debate !! Call us (646) 595-3259 !

  • 00:30

    What Happened to the Black Sitcom??

    in Education

    I would like to discuss the black sitcom and why it doesn't appear on the big networks like ABC, CBS, NBC, and FOX. Could this be a racial issue? Are other ethnicities not interested because the shows are stereotypical?

  • 00:46

    The MADHOUSE *Dusty Sunday "Retro Sitcom Edition"

    in Entertainment

    Its about that time that The MADHOUSE....takes you down memory lane....AGAIN!! Tonight, the crew presents to you....DUSTY SUNDAY "RETRO SITCOM EDITION"!!! Remember the shows of yester year?? The ones that made you smile, made you laugh, and even have made you shed a tear. Its going to feel so good as they discuss old school sitcoms and MORE!!! Enjoy the show and Welcome inside of The MADHOUSE!!!!


    **Music and audio clips that are occassionally used on the show...are protected by fair use and are the soul property of all those involved in their creation. NO infringement intended!!**

  • 00:46

    Interview with Sitcom Producer~ Lamont Ferrell

    in Blogs

    **Happy New Year!  Welcome 2014**


    I will be interviewing Sitcom producer of Moesha, Reed Between the lines , Girlfriends, and Let's Stay Together- Lamont Ferrell....telling his successful story.


    * Opentalk2 TV will be in the community...ck out the website for current events and video's.


     


    * If you want to sponsor a show email me at: opentalk2@yahoo.com


    * Playing Independent Artist music....see who is in the top ten on the show!


     


    Open talk2 T-shirts will be available in January 2014 please support us....Looking for some interns to join the Team Opentalk2.  Email me at: Opentalk2@yahoo.com


     


    Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.


    Aristotle


     


    Looking for Independent Artist to submit their MP3 submissions to: Opentalk2@yahoo.com

  • 00:31

    The Sitcom

    in Entertainment

    What compels us to watch television? What exactly is a situation comedy? Why is Spivey such a hairy bastard? These questions and more answered tonight on The Show Baby. Also featuring Stump the Hosts and the call-in segment. Sit back and enjoy!

  • 00:29

    RETURN OF 90'S RADIO WITH A KENAN AND KEL EPISODE

    in Entertainment

    We return and will be airing the classic 90's show Kenan and Kel from season 2 it was a smash hit Nickelodeon tv show in the ninties it was one of the flagship shows for the Program along with All That and cousin skeeter and the amanda show it boosted Nickelodeon to the top of the ranks of children programming.

  • 00:13

    Celebrity Alan Thicke Will Discuss ProCon.org

    in Entertainment

    The Total Tutor Neil Haley will interview celebrity Alan Thicke.


    About Alan Thicke


    Alan Thicke is a Canadian actor, songwriter and author. He is best known for his role as psychiatrist and father Jason Seaver from ABC’s Growing Pains. He’s earned one Golden Globe® nomination and seven Emmy Award® nominations (five for writing and two for acting), composed some of the most hum-worthy TV theme songs in history (Diff’rent Strokes and The Facts of Life), penned two humor books, HOW MEN HAVE BABIES – The Pregnant Father’s Survival Guide and the sequel HOW TO RAISE KIDS WHO WON’T HATE YOU. He has also written a successful humor/Post 50 blog for Huff Post titled Boomer Monologues. Alan has been married to his wife Tanya since 2005 and has three sons from previous marriages, marijuana dispensary owner Brennan, Grammy®-winning superstar Robin, and mischievous high school student Carter. Alan (along with his family) are the stars of the hit sitcom reality show Unusually Thicke which enters its third season on Pop TV in September and is now seen in two countries (US and Canada).


     


    Work with non-profit ProCon.org


    Alan serves as the newly-appointed Ambassador for ProCon.org, a web-based, educational, non-profit public charity designed to stimulate critical thinking by providing 2 sides to every issue- the pro and the con.


     


    About ProCon.org


    ProCon.org is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit public charity. Our purpose is to provide resources for critical thinking and to educate without bias. We research issues that are controversial and important, and we present them in a balanced, comprehensive, straightforward, transparent, and primarily pro-con format at no charge.


     


     

  • 00:31

    ANYTHING GOES Maggie Adams

    in Pop Culture

    Media critic and writer Bennet Pomerantz hosts the Betty award winning ANYTHING GOES


     


    Tonight's guest is Maggie Adans, the author of Leather and Lace


     


    My life is like a walking, talking sitcom from I Love Lucy, but I love it, although people do tend to keep their distance from me! Writing has always been my dream, with reading my favorite hobby. I try to include a little bit of my life in everything I write, so when you read my books, keep your eyes wide open - I'm in there somewhere! Happy reading!


     


    For more about me and my books, contact me at https://www.maggieadamsbooks.com

  • 00:18

    Part 2 - Interview with Mack Williams, Author & Screenwriter

    in Books

    Mack Charles Williams is a writer, musician, and composer who resides in Rahway, N.J.


    His film, Rich From Within (an adaptation of his originally-written musical play), premiered at the Action On Film Festival in Long Beach, CA in July, 2007, where it was one of the nominees for Best Screenplay.  His second film, Your Roommate, won the Best Feature Film award at the PhilaFilm festival in 2013, the same year that his next film, For Old Times’ Sake, premiered at the inaugural Churches Making Movies film festival in Clark, N.J. He is the creator, screenwriter and composer for a new TV sitcom entitled Higher Ground, as well as screenwriter for several episodes of the web-based sitcom, Thug Kidz, produced and directed by Kenya Cagle & CaglevisionMultimedia Enterprises.   


    Mack is the editor of his mother's critically acclaimed memoir, "WWII Diary," as well as the author of the forthcoming children's book, "Jackie Robinson and the Negro Leagues." His blogs have been featured on various sites for years (currently The SEVEN at the7blog.wordpress.com), and became  the basis of his first two books:  "Voices From The Blue States" and "Sportin' Life: Essays On Sport and Life."  Additionally, he has combined his varied interests by producing political radio commercials and PSAs for progressive candidates and causes.

  • 00:59

    MIKE & MOLLY'S SWOOSIE KURTZ

    in Entertainment

    She’s a multiple Tony, Emmy, Obie, and Drama Desk Award winner, a Broadway icon, a film star and plays the hysterical character Joyce Flynn on the critically acclaimed long-running sitcom Mike & Molly. And she is the author of a brave and riveting memoir PART SWAN, PART GOOSE. She is actress Swoosie Kurtz and she’ll be joining Halli at her table on The Halli Casser-Jayne Show, Wednesday May 6 at 3 pm EDT.


    With a name like Swoosie she was destined to lead an interesting life. From her first appearance on The Donna Reed Show to her Tony Award-winning roles in Lanford Wilson’s Fifth of July and John Guare’s The House of Blue Leaves to her much-heralded turns on television series Sisters, Pushing Daisies and Mike & Molly, Swoosie has been embraced by critics and fans alike for her quirky, heartfelt, and always attention-getting performances.


    Born to become a stellar success, Swoosie is the only child of Frank and Margo Kurtz. Her father was an Olympic diving medalist and one of the most decorated aviators in American history. Her mother, nearing 100 years old is an accomplished, opinionated, and filled-to-bursting personality.


    The fascinating and accomplished Swoosie Kurtz visits The Halli Casser-Jayne Show, Wednesday, May 6, 3 pm ET. For more information visit Halli Casser-Jayne dot com. Let’s talk.

  • 00:23

    Part 1- Interview with Author, Mack Williams - WWII Diaries

    in Books

    Mack Charles Williams is a writer, musician, and composer who resides in Rahway, N.J.


    His film, Rich From Within (an adaptation of his originally-written musical play), premiered at the Action On Film Festival in Long Beach, CA in July, 2007, where it was one of the nominees for Best Screenplay.  His second film, Your Roommate, won the Best Feature Film award at the PhilaFilm festival in 2013, the same year that his next film, For Old Times’ Sake, premiered at the inaugural Churches Making Movies film festival in Clark, N.J. He is the creator, screenwriter and composer for a new TV sitcom entitled Higher Ground, as well as screenwriter for several episodes of the web-based sitcom, Thug Kidz, produced and directed by Kenya Cagle & CaglevisionMultimedia Enterprises.   


    Mack is the editor of his mother's critically acclaimed memoir, "WWII Diary," as well as the author of the forthcoming children's book, "Jackie Robinson and the Negro Leagues." His blogs have been featured on various sites for years (currently The SEVEN at the7blog.wordpress.com), and became  the basis of his first two books:  "Voices From The Blue States" and "Sportin' Life: Essays On Sport and Life."  Additionally, he has combined his varied interests by producing political radio commercials and PSAs for progressive candidates and causes.