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An Evening With Great White’s Mark Kendall & The Mary Tyler Moore Show’s Joyce Bulifant…

This installment of The Five Count featured not one, but two exclusive interviews! First we were joined by guitarist Mark Kendall. Mark is best known as the founder of the band Great White. Known for hits like Rock Me, Save Your Love, and Once Bitten, Twice Shy, Great White has sold more than eight million albums dating back to the early ‘80s. During the show he discussed the early days with Great White, his relationship with former Great White singer Jack Russell, and Great White’s new album Full Circle. See Great White at Treasure Island Resort & Casino on July 2 with Vince Neil!

Next we were joined by actress Joyce Bulifant. Joyce is best known for her role as “Marie Slaughter” on the TV show The Mary Tyler Moore Show. She’s also appeared on TV shows like Weird Science, The Bill Cosby Show, Match Game, and Big John, Little John. During the show she discussed working with her son on Weird Science, how the role of “Carol Brady” on The Brady Bunch was originally written for her, and her new book “My Four Hollywood Husbands.” Buy your copy today!

During the rest of the show we decided which pro wrestlers we would cast in a new Avengers-style movie, marveled at that contents of the new $1,000 Guns N’ Roses box set, Ton threw shade at a local weatherman, and we paid tribute to the great John “Jabo” Starks. He was super bad!

A Chat With Comedian Rachel Feinstein…

The Five Count recently had a chance to speak with Comedian Rachel Feinstein. In addition to her stand-up career, Rachel has appeared in films like Top Five, Trainwreck, and the TV show Inside Amy Schumer. See her new stand-up special on the Netflix series The Standups!

An Evening With WWE’s Kofi Kingston & The Walking Dead’s R. Keith Harris…

This edition of The Five Count included two exclusive celebrity interviews. First we were joined by WWE Superstar Kofi Kingston. Kofi is a member of longest reigning tag team champions in WWE history, The New Day. He’s also a former WWE Intercontinental Champion, WWE United States Champion, and WWE World Tag Team Champion. During the show he discussed dealing with injuries on the road, his upcoming appearance at WWE WrestleMania, and The New Day’s new book, “The Book of Booty: Shake It. Love It. Never Be It.” New Day Rocks!

Next we were joined by actor R. Keith Harris. Keith is best known for his role as “Dr. Harlan Carson” on the TV show The Walking Dead. He’s also appeared in TV shows like Under the Dome, One Tree Hill, Dawson’s Creek, and Beverly Hills, 90210. During the show he discussed his early days in the business, the popularity of The Walking Dead, and his new film Shifting Gears. It’s available now!

During the rest of the show we complained about the length of WrestleMania, discussed our recent interview with Eddie Money, received a call from a marijuana activist, and scheduled a Ric Flair chopping contest. Woooo!

A Chat With My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic’s Tara Strong…

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!

An Evening With Friday The 13th’s Kane Hodder…

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 IIII. 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!

The Five Count’s 700th Show – An Evening With The Simpsons’ Nancy Cartwright…

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!

An Evening With Star Trek’s Michael “Worf” Dorn…

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!

A Chat With The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air’s Tatyana Ali…

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.

An Evening With Curb Your Enthusiasm’s JB Smoove & The Howard Stern Show’s Jackie Martling…

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!

A Chat With Growing Pains’ Kirk Cameron…

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.