Celebrity Interviews

An Evening With KC And The Sunshine Band’s Harry Wayne Casey…

This installment of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with Harry Wayne Casey. Harry is best known as the frontman for KC and the Sunshine Band. Known for hits like That’s the Way (I Like It), (Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty, I’m Your Boogie Man and Get Down Tonight, KC and the Sunshine Band has sold millions of albums over a career spanning nearly 50 years. During the show he discussed the influence his music has had on popular culture, the “death” of disco in the late ‘70s, and the upcoming Ultimate Disco Cruise. Get down tonight!

During the rest of the show we discussed the difficulties of adjusting to the new decade, Dustin explained the best ways to shoplift, and we marveled over the beauty of the 1993 Cadillac Allante. It’s one hell of an automobile!

A Chat With WWE’s Big E…

The Five Count recently had a chance to speak with WWE Superstar Big E. Big E is a former NXT Champion, WWE Intercontinental Champion, WWE Tag Team Champion, and WWE SmackDown Tag Team Champion. He’s currently a member of the tag team The New Day. See Big E and The New Day at WWE TLC at Target Center in Minneapolis this Sunday!

An Evening With Singer Anita Ward And The Wonder Years’ Danica McKellar…

This episode of The Five Count featured two exclusive interviews with two entertainment veterans. First we were joined by singer Anita Ward. Anita is best known for hits like Ring My Bell and Can’t Nobody Love Me Like You Do. She was also nomination for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance at the 1980 Grammy Awards. During the show she discussed the success of Ring My Bell, the possibility of recording new music, and her upcoming appearance on The Ultimate Disco Cruise. It sets sail in 2020!

Next we were joined by actress Danica McKellar. Danica is best known for her role as “Winnie Cooper” on the TV show The Wonder Years. She’s also appeared on TV shows like How I Met Your Mother, The Big Bang Theory, The West Wing, and has published several books about math. During the show she discussed how she started writing math books, her memories of making the film Camp Cucamonga, and working with Dolly Parton on her new film Christmas At Dollywood. Check it out on The Hallmark Channel!

During the rest of the show we discussed the new Prince box set, the changes to the cheese chilitos at Zanz over the years, which holidays Ernest P. Worrell needs to save, and Ton’s numerous appearances on The People’s Court. He once got into a fight with Rusty the Bailiff!

An Evening With The Commodores’ William King…

This installment of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with musician William King. William is best known as a founder and member of the group The Commodores. Known for hits like Easy, Brick House, and Nightshift, The Commodores have sold more than 75 million albums worldwide and are members of the Vocal Group Hall of Fame. During the show he discussed the longevity of the group, whether or not he thinks a reunion with Lionel Richie will ever happen, and The Commodores’ upcoming appearance on The Ultimate Disco Cruise! Book your cabins today!

During the rest of the show we discussed the benefits of being a huge Godsmack fan, explained why Die Hard is definitely a Christmas movie, and argued over which team is best for Tecmo Super Bowl. Ton asserted his dominance by aggressively doing the Icky Shuffle!

An Evening With The O’Jays Eddie Levert & Walter Williams And Simply Red’s Mick Hucknall…

This installment of The Five Count featured two exclusive interviews with three singing sensations. First we were joined by Eddie Levert & Walter Williams. Eddie & Walter are best known as the founders and singers of The O’Jays. Known for hits like Love Train, Back Stabbers, and For the Love of Money, The O’Jays have been making music for more than 60 years and are members of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. During the show they discussed the future of The O’Jays, President Trump using their music on The Apprentice, and their new album The Last Word. Get your copy now!

Next we were joined by singer Mick Hucknall. Mick is best known as the singer for the band Simply Red. Known for hits like Holding Back the Years and If You Don’t Know Me by Now, Simply Red has been making music for more than 30 years. During the show he discussed how he maintains his singing voice after years on the road, the importance of UK bands making it big in the US, and Simply Red’s new album Blue Eyed Soul. Get your copy today!

During the rest of the show we discussed our favorite pro wrestling promos, Ton bragged about how much Big Red he can chew, and we realized it was the 15-year anniversary of the True Punks Do Electro show. That’s a lot of electro!

A Chat With Clerks’ Brian O’Halloran…

The Five Count recently had a chance to speak with actor Brian O’Halloran. Brian is best known for his role as “Dante Hicks” in the films Clerks and Clerks II. He’s also appeared in films like Mallrats, Chasing Amy, Dogma, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, and Vulgar. He’ll be appearing at GalaxyCon in Minneapolis this weekend!

A Chat With Sheila E….

The Five Count had another chance to speak with the one and only Sheila E. Sheila is a percussionist, singer, author, and actress best known for her work with Prince. She’s also appeared in films like Krush Groove, The Adventures of Ford Fairlane, and Sign ‘o’ the Times. Her new single No Line, featuring Snoop Dogg, is available now!

An Evening With The Karate Kid’s Martin Kove…

This episode of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with actor Martin Kove. Martin is best known for his role as “Sensei John Kreese” in The Karate Kid film series and the TV show Cobra Kai. He also appeared in films like The Last House on the Left, Death Race 2000, Rambo: First Blood Part II and TV shows like Cagney & Lacey, The Goldbergs, and Gunsmoke. During the show he discussed bringing back “John Kreese” for Cobra Kai, working with Quentin Tarantino on the film Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, and his upcoming appearance at GalaxyCon Minneapolis. Get your tickets now and meet Martin Kove!

During the rest of the show we played our favorite Karate Kid tunes, discussed which obscure ‘80s horror films should be remade, and Ton explained his recent addiction to the Call of Duty mobile app. It may be time for an intervention!

A Chat With Roseanne & The Conners’ Michael Fishman…

The Five Count recently had a chance to speak with actor Michael Fishman. Michael is best known for his role as “D.J. Conner” on the TV shows Roseanne and The Conners. He’s also appeared in films like A.I. Artificial Intelligence and Undrafted. See him in the new season of The Conners on ABC every Tuesday night!

An Evening With CM Punk…

This installment of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with CM Punk. CM Punk is a former WWE Champion, WWE World Heavyweight Champion, ECW Champion, ROH World Champion, and WWE Intercontinental Champion. He also competed in the UFC and wrote for Marvel Comics. During the show he discussed why he’ll probably never return to the wrestling ring, his current career as an actor, and the release of his new film The Girl on the Third Floor. It’s clobberin’ time!

During the rest of the show we played our favorite Halloween jams, begged for money for the KMSU pledge drive, answered a letter from a woman who needed to quickly wire 6.5 million dollars to our bank account, and learned how to prepare the perfect Moroccan meal for a dinner party from our friend Vincent Price. Happy Halloween!