This episode of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with Sid Haig! Sid is best known for his role as “Captain Spaulding” in Rob Zombie’s films House of 1000 Corpses and The Devil’s Rejects. He has also appeared in films like THX 1138, Spider Baby, Diamonds Are Forever, Coffy, Foxy Brown, Jackie Brown, Kill Bill Vol. 2, and many more. During the show he discussed his early days in the business, his friendship with Pam Grier, and how the character of “Captain Spaulding” helped give his career a second wind. The show was loaded with top-secret clown business.
This installment of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with Carl Edge and Kevin Graves, better known as The Fishmasters. Fishmasters is a television show about two guys who are highly-skilled in the art of catching fish. It originated from San Luis Obispo, CA in the early ’90s and was broadcast in several other markets around the country. It’s not only a favorite of The Five Count, but widely considered to be the greatest TV show of all time. During the interview they discussed how Fishmasters came to be, shared numerous behind the scenes stories about the show, and promised to include The Five Count in any potential new episodes. Let’s fish!
Things got wild and crazy during this installment of The Five Count. The show featured two exclusive interviews with Nickelodeon alumni. We were first joined by Jessica Gaynes. Jessica is best known as one of the hosts of Nickelodeon’s Wild & Crazy Kids. She also appeared in the films Swing Shift and Jawbreaker. During the show she discussed working on Wild & Crazy Kids, her thoughts on the resurgence in popularity of Nickelodeon shows from the early ’90s, and we she’s taking a break from acting these days. It was wild and crazy to say the least.
Next we were joined by Donnie Jeffcoat. Donnie is also best known as one of the hosts of Nickelodeon’s Wild & Crazy Kids. He also appeared in TV shows like The Wonder Years, General Hospital, One Life to Live, Desperate Housewives, and 7th Heaven. During the show he discussed his early days in acting, what it was like working for Nickelodeon, and his new career as a martial arts master. It was the perfect end to a wild and crazy night!
This episode of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with Felissa Rose. Felissa is best known for her starring role as “Angela Baker” in the film Sleepaway Camp. She has also appeared in films like Zombiegeddon, Psycho Sleepover, I Was a Teenage Suicide, Dahmer vs. Gacy, and Return to Sleepaway Camp. During the show she discussed her showbiz beginnings, how the film Sleepaway Camp has affected her life, and the popularity of horror films today. Then she met us at the waterfront after the social.
This edition of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with Roscoe Orman. Roscoe is best known as “Gordon” on the TV show Sesame Street. He has also appeared in films like Follow That Bird, F/X, Striking Distance, and played the title character in the film Willie Dynamite. During the show he discussed how he wound up on Sesame Street, what it was like working with Redd Foxx, and what it means to be a role model to millions of children around the world. He also admitted his favorite Muppet was Grover. Hit the streets!
This installment of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with Judy Norton. Judy is best known as “Mary Ellen Walton” from the TV show The Waltons. She has also appeared on TV shows like The Love Boat, Battle of the Network Stars, Stargate SG-1, and has performed in countless theater productions over the years. During the show she discussed her days as part of the Walton family, the difficulties of shaking the wholesome image of “Mary Ellen” after the show, and the various injuries one incurs battling network stars. Christmastime is near!
This was another two-hour installment of The Five Count. During the first hour we warned the listeners about the country’s downward spiral, went on an adventure with The Goonies, and whined up a storm gathering pledge dollars. God bless America! The second hour featured two exclusive interviews with Hollywood bombshells.
First up was an interview with Victoria Jackson. Victoria is best known as a former cast member of Saturday Night Live. She has also appeared in films like The Pick-Up Artist, Casual Sex?, “Weird Al” Yankovic’s UHF, and has made 20 appearances on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson. During the show she discussed how she joined the SNL cast, her relationship with “Weird Al” Yankovic, and why Barack Obama is a communist. It was eye opening!
We were also joined by the accordion-wielding comedienne Judy Tenuta. Known as “The Love Goddess”, Judy has released many comedy albums and starred in several of her own specials for HBO and Showtime. She has also appeared on The Weird Al Show and Space Ghost Coast to Coast. During the show she gave us some love advice, made fun of our Minnesota accents, and converted us to the religion of Judyism. It was like a drive-by Judying!
This was another two-hour blowout from The Five Count. The first hour featured an exclusive interview with actor Peter Spellos. Peter is best known for his role as “Orville Ketchum” in the films Sorority House Massacre II and Hard To Die. He has also appeared in the films Men In Black II, Freddy’s Dead: The Final Nightmare and the TV shows Married… With Children, ER, The Wonder Years, and American Dreams. During the show he discussed how he started in the business, the origins of the “Orville Ketchum” character, and what it’s like eating donuts with Freddy Krueger. There was no honey for daddy during the entire interview.
The second hour of the show featured an exclusive interview with Keith Morris. Keith is best known as the singer for the band Circle Jerks, performing on classic albums like Group Sex, Wild In The Streets, and Golden Shower Of Hits. He has also been a member of the bands Black Flag, Bug Lamp, Midget Handjob, and Off! During the show he discussed how Black Flag was formed, the life and times of the Circle Jerks, and why everyone thought he was a jerk on the set of the film Repo Man. We found him to be quite charming. To top off all this madness, we also gave away tickets to see Vince Gill. We bet you didn’t see that coming!
This episode of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with Jesse “The Body” Ventura. Jesse served as the 38th Governor of Minnesota from 1999 to 2003. He’s also a member of the WWE Hall of Fame and has appeared in several films including Predator, The Running Man, Demolition Man, Batman & Robin, No Holds Barred, and Abraxas, Guardian of the Universe. During the show he discussed his days in professional wrestling, recording his numerous hit records, and why the United States ain’t what it used to be. We didn’t have time to bleed the entire show!
This was a two-hour, jam-packed episode of The Five Count. The first hour featured an exclusive interview with Greg Saunier. Greg is best known as the drummer for the band Deerhoof. Known for albums like Friend Opportunity, Apple O’, and Deerhoof vs. Evil, Deerhoof has been releasing exciting and innovative albums since 1994. During the show he discussed what it’s like being in Deerhoof, playing in the 3rd grade marching band, and why a mother’s womb is the best place to practice drumming. It was an eye-opening discussion.
The second hour included an exclusive interview with Henry Rollins. Henry is best known as the former singer for Black Flag and The Rollins Band. He’s also written several books, released several spoken-word albums, and has appeared in numerous films and TV shows including Sons Of Anarchy, Lost Highway, Johnny Mnemonic, MTV’s Jackass, and The Henry Rollins Show. During the show he discussed his days with Black Flag, the reason bands should skip major labels when releasing albums, and why The Henry Rollins Show should return for another season. We even managed to give away tickets for Ben Folds Five during all this excitement. The Five Count is always full of surprises!