The Five Count recently had a chance to speak with voice-actress Tara Strong. Tara is best known as the voice of “Twilight Sparkle” on the TV show My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic and “Bubbles” on the TV show The Powerpuff Girls. She also provided voices for shows like Rugrats, The Fairly OddParents, Teen Titans, Beetlejuice, King of the Hill, Family Guy, and many more. A new season of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic returns Mar. 24 on the Discovery Family channel. The Five Count is brony to the bone!
This installment of The Five Count was a special Valentine’s Day show. We were joined for an exclusive interview with the most romantic guest we could think of, actor Kane Hodder. Kane is best known for portraying “Jason Voorhees” in the films Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood, Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan, Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday, and Jason X. He’s also appeared in films like Wishmaster, Lone Wolf McQuade, Waxwork, Demolition Man, and Hatchet I–III. During the show he discussed his desire to play the role of “Jason Voorhees” again, the evolution of the stuntman, and his new film Victor Crowley. Luckily, no one was killed during the interview!
During the rest of the show we discussed our favorite romantic movies, Ton explained why everyone should love the Olympics, and we played a batch of loin-warming love songs. Happy Valentine’s Day from your favorite radio hunks!
This episode of The Five Count was our 700th episode! It featured an exclusive interview with voice-actor Nancy Cartwright. Nancy is best known as the voice of “Bart Simpson” on the TV show The Simpsons. She’s also worked on shows like Rugrats, Animaniacs, The Critic, Pound Puppies, and Alvin and the Chimpunks. During the show she discussed her early days in animation, the longevity and future of The Simpsons, and her new film In Search of Fellini. Afterward, we did The Bartman!
During the rest of the show we discussed which famous people we’d like to invite to a celebratory episode 700 dinner, Ton explained his excitement for the Minnesota Vikings’ upcoming Super Bowl victory, and we payed tribute to Five Count alumnus “Fast” Eddie Clarke. Here’s to another 700!
This installment of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with actor Michael Dorn. Michael is best known for his role as “Lieutenant Worf” on the TV shows Star Trek: The Next Generation and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. He’s also appeared in films like Rocky, Ali, The Santa Clause, and numerous Star Trek films. During the show he discussed appearing in more Star Trek projects than any other actor in history, his cameo in Rocky opposite Carl Weathers, and the upcoming Star Trek: The Cruise II. Book your tickets now and experience the voyage!
During the rest of the show we discussed our favorite lawn games, discussed our favorite albums of 2017, and Ton reminisced about his days on the bum fight circuit. Kimbo Slice had nothing on him!
The Five Count recently had a chance to speak with actress Tatyana Ali. Tatyana is best known for her role as “Ashley Banks” on the TV show The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. She also appeared on TV shows like Love That Girl!, The Young and the Restless, and Sesame Street. Her new film Wrapped Up In Christmas premiers on the Lifetime Network on Nov. 25.
This episode of The Five Count featured exclusive interviews with the top-notch comedians. First we were joined by Jackie “The Joke Man” Martling. With a career dating back to the late 1970s, Jackie has released numerous comedy albums, music albums, and books. He was also the head writer of The Howard Stern Show from 1983 to 2001. During the show he discussed getting his start in comedy, his years working with Howard Stern, and his new book “Joke Man: Bow to Stern.” It’s available now!
After that we were joined by actor/comedian JB Smoove. JB is best known for his role as “Leon Black” on the TV show Curb Your Enthusiasm. He’s also appeared on shows like ‘Til Death, Everybody Hates Chris, and The Millers. During the show he discussed what makes the “Leon Black” character tick, working with Larry David, and his new book “The Book of Leon: Philosophy of a Fool.” That book is also available now!
During the rest of the show we discussed the best techniques for dumpster diving, Ton explained how he started the trend of asking people to prom in elaborate ways, and we tried to figure out why people love pumpkin spice. Dustin’s son also yelled obscenities throughout the show!
The Five Count recently had a chance to speak with actor Kirk Cameron. Kirk is best known for his role as “Mike Seaver” on the TV show Growing Pains. He’s also appeared in films like Fireproof, Like Father Like Son, and the Left Behind series. Check out his theater event Revive Us 2 on Oct. 24 and again on Nov. 1 at the Movies 8 in Mankato, MN.
The Five Count recently had the chance to interview actress Bonnie Bartlett. Bonnie is best known for her role as “Grace Snider Edwards” on the TV show Little House on the Prairie. She’s also appeared on TV shows like St. Elsewhere, Home Improvement, Boy Meets World, and films like Twins and Salem’s Lot.
This episode of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with actor William Daniels. William is best known as the voice of “KITT” on the show Knight Rider and for the role of “Mr. Feeny” on the show Boy Meets World. He’s also appeared on TV shows like St. Elsewhere, Grey’s Anatomy, Girl Meets World, and films like The Graduate and 1776. During the show he discussed his favorite roles over the years, acting with his wife Bonnie Bartlett, and his new book “There I Go Again: How I Came to Be Mr. Feeny, John Adams, Dr. Craig, KITT, and Many Others.” Class dismissed!
During the rest of the show we discussed the various job prospects for unemployed clowns, argued about which year we would visit if we had a time machine, and decided which “Coed Naked” shirts were our favorites. Ton lost interest in the show halfway through when he started watching the Canelo vs. GGG fight.