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Talk For Two - The Number 1 Performing Arts Podcast

Matt Bailey hosts one of the top entertainment online talk shows, featuring guests from all areas of show business

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Episode 188 – A Broadway Holiday: Nathan Lane, Susan Stroman, and the Cast of The Illusionists: Magic of The Holiday

Today on Talk For Two, Matt Bailey & Hersh Ellis give a wrap-up of the biggest Broadway industry events of the fall, plus Matt talks to the cast of The Illusionists: Magic of the Holidays. Hersh is back to chat with Matt about all things Broadway! Matt and Hersh attended both the Oscar Hammerstein awards […] The post Episode 188 – A Broadway Holiday: Nathan Lane, Susan Stroman, and the Cast of The Illusionists: Magic of The Holiday appeared first on Talk For Two.

1hr 4mins

16 Dec 2018

Rank #1

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Lidia Bastianich – Episode 187

Matt Bailey welcomes his first celebrity chef guest, restaurant rockstar and television icon Lidia Bastianich! Lidia Bastianich has been called the matriarch of Italian-American Cuisine. She has been a staple personality on PBS for over 30 years, presenting cooking programs that teach easy and accessible recipes, recipes which have no doubt been tried in the […] The post Lidia Bastianich – Episode 187 appeared first on Talk For Two.

31mins

26 Oct 2018

Rank #2

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George Takei – Episode 207

Matt Bailey chats with pop culture icon George Takei about the real-life story behind the musical Allegiance I am thrilled to welcome a true pop culture icon. George Takei is a Star Trek legend, social media superstar, and has guest starred on just about every television show imaginable. In 2015, Takei made his Broadway debut […] The post George Takei – Episode 207 appeared first on Talk For Two.

41mins

17 May 2020

Rank #3

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Larry King – Episode 206

Larry King has interviewed tens of thousands of guests throughout a career that has now entered its seventh decade. His name is synonymous with conversation, and it is more than fair to say his nightly discussions on CNN changed the world. The post Larry King – Episode 206 appeared first on Talk For Two.

19mins

2 May 2020

Rank #4

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Nickelodeon Animation Stars Debi Derryberry and Richard Horvitz – Episode 205

Happy Thanksgiving! It’s NICKTOON DAY here on Talk For Two! I know you’ve heard their voices, and, in our last installment from April’s Great Philadelphia Comic-Con, those voices talk to me!  Debi Derryberry is known for her work as Jimmy Neutron, the iconic Nicktoon character whose successful movie spawned a TV show loved by kids […] The post Nickelodeon Animation Stars Debi Derryberry and Richard Horvitz – Episode 205 appeared first on Talk For Two.

16mins

28 Nov 2019

Rank #5

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Emmy Winner Gordon Clapp – Episode 204

Emmy Winner and The Great Society Star Gordon Clapp Talks Broadway, Cops, and Robert Frost Today, I am proud to welcome Gordon Clapp. Best known for his Emmy-winning turn as Detective Greg Medavoy on NYPD Blue, Clapp is currently co-starring in the Broadway production of A Great Society, where he portrays the infamous FBI director, […] The post Emmy Winner Gordon Clapp – Episode 204 appeared first on Talk For Two.

35mins

20 Nov 2019

Rank #6

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Barney Body Performer and Photographer Carey Stinson – Episode 203

The man inside the Barney Suit for 22 Years, Carey Stinson, announces a brand-new podcast, Purple Roads, exclusively on Talk For Two! I have no idea how to begin explaining how excited I am for today’s episode. This is a huge honor for me. We have a major announcement from someone I have respected…since I […] The post Barney Body Performer and Photographer Carey Stinson – Episode 203 appeared first on Talk For Two.

1hr 5mins

6 Nov 2019

Rank #7

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Jennifer Marshall, Host of “Mysteries Decoded” – Episode 202

Private Investigator and host of the CW series Mysteries Decoded, Jennifer Marshall delves into Area 51, Bigfoot, and so much more on today’s show! Today, we get to explore a whole different realm here on Talk For Two. Actually, it’s a whole bunch of different realms: The paranormal, the cryptid, the unidentified, the unexplained–I LOVE […] The post Jennifer Marshall, Host of “Mysteries Decoded” – Episode 202 appeared first on Talk For Two.

26mins

9 Sep 2019

Rank #8

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Nancy Grace – Episode 201

Nancy Grace Returns to Talk For Two to talk with Matt about her new series on the Oxygen Network, Injustice with Nancy Grace. Today, I am so thrilled to welcome back one of my favorite people in the world, Nancy Grace. Grace has a brand new show on the Oxygen network, called Injustice with Nancy […] The post Nancy Grace – Episode 201 appeared first on Talk For Two.

20mins

29 Aug 2019

Rank #9

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Terry Fator’s 10th Anniversary at the Mirage & More Surprises – Episode 200

It’s Talk For Two’s 200th episode, featuring Matt Bailey and Chris Ortiz, a trip to Vegas, and a never-before-released interview with Terry Fator. On an episode literally months in the making, Myself and co-host Chris Ortiz take a look back at our March trip to Vegas, where we took part in Terry Fator’s 10th anniversary […] The post Terry Fator’s 10th Anniversary at the Mirage & More Surprises – Episode 200 appeared first on Talk For Two.

49mins

14 Aug 2019

Rank #10

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Anthony Field – Episode 199

Today Matt Welcomes Anthony Field, the founder of the mega-popular children’s band The Wiggles. There are some interviews that leave me a bit nervous heading into them. For some reason, those interviews typically have to do with childhood nostalgia. I don’t know why. But if I get the chance to talk to someone who was […] The post Anthony Field – Episode 199 appeared first on Talk For Two.

43mins

27 Jul 2019

Rank #11

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Cast of The Expanse: Dominique Tipper and Cas Anvar – Episode 198

Today, Matt, along with producer Max Hornig, welcomes Cas Anvar and Dominique Tipper, two stars of the Amazon Prime original Science fiction Space Opera, The Expanse. The Expanse developed a strong following during its three seasons on The SyFy channel. After SyFy canceled it, Fans took up arms and persuaded Amazon Prime–where each completed season […] The post Cast of The Expanse: Dominique Tipper and Cas Anvar – Episode 198 appeared first on Talk For Two.

24mins

20 Jul 2019

Rank #12

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Noel MacNeal – Episode 197

Today, Matt Talks with Noel MacNeal, Star of Bear in the Big Blue House and creator of The Show Me Show! Quick Note: As with all our recordings at the Great Philadelphia Comic Con, the background noise is the bane of our existence. I kept a singular mic attached to my Zoom pointed directly at […] The post Noel MacNeal – Episode 197 appeared first on Talk For Two.

23mins

11 Jul 2019

Rank #13

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Rick Harrison – Episode 196

On this July 4th, Matt welcomes Pawn Stars star Rick Harrison, who probably knows more about American history than almost anyone! Happy Independence Day everyone! While I was in Vegas, I had the chance to sit down with one of my all-time favorite TV stars, Rick Harrison of the History Channel’s Pawn Stars. Now airing […] The post Rick Harrison – Episode 196 appeared first on Talk For Two.

32mins

4 Jul 2019

Rank #14

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Billy Bob Thornton and J.D. Andrew: The Boxmasters – Episode 195

Today, my guests are Grammy Winner JD Andrew, and Academy Award Winner Billy Bob Thornton. Together, they are the two founding members of the rock group, The Boxmasters. In this conversation, I had the chance to talk with JD and Billy about the formation of the Boxmasters, as well as their recording history. They have […] The post Billy Bob Thornton and J.D. Andrew: The Boxmasters – Episode 195 appeared first on Talk For Two.

40mins

29 Jun 2019

Rank #15

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Criss Angel – Episode 194

Matt Bailey Speaks with the Mindfreak Himself, Today on Talk For Two! Show notes by Matt Bailey: ***NOT MENTIONED IN SHOW, JUST ADDED: CRISS ANGEL IN PITTSBURGH PA JUNE 9TH. TICKETS HERE*** As many of you know by now, I just got back from another trip to Las Vegas. I could get used to going […] The post Criss Angel – Episode 194 appeared first on Talk For Two.

32mins

5 Jun 2019

Rank #16

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Nana Visitor – Episode 193

From the Great Philadelphia Comic-Con, Matt talks with Star Trek: Deep Space 9 star, Nana Visitor! Visitor Returns to TV TONIGHT, in a Lifetime Original Movie, Killer Grandma Visitor is, of course, known for playing the Major (later Colonel) Kira Nerys on Deep Space 9. Matt spoke with her for a few minutes about the legacy […] The post Nana Visitor – Episode 193 appeared first on Talk For Two.

14mins

12 May 2019

Rank #17

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Anson Mount – Episode 192

Today, Matt sits down with Anson Mount, star of Star Trek: Discovery, ahead of Discovery’s season finale tomorrow night. Each generation has their Enterprise Captain. There’s Scott Bakula as Jonathan Archer, Chronologically the first Enterprise Captain, William Shatner as the immortal James T. Kirk. Following in Kirk’s legacy in The Next Generation is Patrick Stewart […] The post Anson Mount – Episode 192 appeared first on Talk For Two.

12mins

17 Apr 2019

Rank #18

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Daniel Sloss – Episode 191

On location at the SoHo Playhouse, Matt welcomes amazing Scottish comedian Daniel Sloss. Sloss’ 10th show, X, runs through February 24th, with 8 more chances to see it at the SoHo playhouse beginning tomorrow, 2/19. Sloss has found enormous success in the UK at just 28 years of age. Now, he’s taking America by storm […] The post Daniel Sloss – Episode 191 appeared first on Talk For Two.

23mins

18 Feb 2019

Rank #19

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Steve Hall — 1954-2018 — In Memoriam

On December 28th 2018, the world lost a true American television treasure. But more than that, a truly genuine and nice person. Mr. Steve Hall, known to millions of country music and puppetry fans as the creator and longtime performer of Shotgun Red, passed away far too soon at the age of 64. Many country […] The post Steve Hall — 1954-2018 — In Memoriam appeared first on Talk For Two.

1hr 22mins

2 Feb 2019

Rank #20