Celebrity Interviews

An Evening With She-Ra: Princess Of Power’s Melendy Britt…

This episode of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with actress Melendy Britt. Melendy is best known as the voice of “She-Ra” on the cartoon She-Ra: Princess of Power. She also appeared on TV shows like Weird Science, Cheers, and Gilmore Girls. During the show she discussed how she got her start in acting, working for the Filmation company, and why “She-Ra” was a great role model for kids. For the honor of Grayskull!

During the rest of the show we discussed Ton’s new job as replacement Hugh Hefner, we shared our various tips and techniques for waterbed courting, and we went on an adventure with He-Man and She-Ra to learn the secret of the sword! We also coughed a lot into the mics.

A Chat With Little House On The Prairie’s Bonnie Bartlett…

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.

An Evening With Boy Meets World’s William Daniels…

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.

A Chat With Jem And The Holograms’ Britta Phillips…

The Five Count recently spoke with actress/musician Britta Phillips. Britta is best known as the singing voice for the character “Jem” from the cartoon Jem and the Holograms. She’s also one-half of the group Dean & Britta and a member of the band Luna.

A Chat With Jackyl’s Jesse James Dupree…

The Five Count recently had a chance to speak with Jesse James Dupree. Jesse is best known as the singer for the band Jackyl. Known for hits like Down on Me, Headed For Destruction, and When Will It Rain, Jackyl has been touring the world for 25 years. See Jackyl live on Sept. 8 at Grand Casino in Hinckley, MN and Sept. 9 at the Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake, IA.

An Evening With Slaughter’s Mark Slaughter & Accept’s Wolf Hoffmann…

This installment of The Five Count featured two exclusive interviews with heavy metal heavyweights. First we were joined by Wolf Hoffmann. Wolf is best known as the guitarist for the band Accept. Known for songs like Balls to the Wall, Fast as a Shark, and Restless and Wild, Accept has been rocking since 1976. During the show he discussed his memories of touring the world over the years, Accept’s new album The Rise of Chaos, and his latest solo album Headbangers Symphony. It was balls to the wall!

After that we were joined by Mark Slaughter. Mark is best known as the singer and guitarist for the band Slaughter. Slaughter has sold millions of albums over the years thanks to hits like Up All Night, Mad About You, and Fly to the Angels. During the show he discussed his early days with Slaughter and the Vinnie Vincent Invasion, working as a voiceover artist, and his new album Halfway There. See him live on Sept. 8 at Grand Casino’s Grand RockTember V Music Festival in Hinkley, MN!

During the rest of the show we discussed our favorite nude beach experiences, Ton explained his hatred for ska music, and we planted the seeds for a potential interview with Jesse James Dupree from Jackyl. The rocking never stops on The Five Count!

A Chat With WWE’s AJ Styles…

The Five Count had another opportunity to speak with “The Phenomenal” AJ Styles. With a career dating back to 1998, AJ is a former IWGP Heavyweight Champion, NWA World Heavyweight Champion, TNA World Heavyweight Champion, and WWE Champion. He’s considered by many to be the best wrestler in the world today. See him with WWE Live on Sept. 4 at Mayo Civic Center in Rochester.

An Evening With Bruce Campbell…

This episode of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with actor Bruce Campbell. Bruce is best known for his role as “Ash Williams” in the films The Evil Dead, Evil Dead 2: Dead by Dawn, and Army of Darkness. He’s also appeared in films like Spider-Man, Bubba Ho-Tep, Fargo, and Maniac Cop. During the show he discussed portraying the “Ash” character for almost 40 years, the upcoming season of his TV show Ash vs Evil Dead, and his new book “Further Confessions of a B Movie Actor.” Groovy!

During the rest of the show we discussed the Mayweather/McGregor fight, practiced our death metal growls, and gave away tickets to see WWE Live on Sept. 4 at Mayo Civic Center in Rochester.

An Evening With Squire “Ronald McDonald” Fridell…

This episode of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with actor Squire Fridell. Squire is best known for his portrayal of the McDonald’s mascot “Ronald McDonald” from 1985-1991. He’s also appeared in TV shows like Newhart, M*A*S*H, and Adam-12. During the show he discussed various acting jobs he’s had in his career, how he landed the “Ronald McDonald” role, and his work as the owner of GlenLyon Vineyards and Winery. Good time, great taste!

During the rest of the show we welcomed the incoming freshman to Minnesota State University-Mankato, Ton professed his love for guitar virtuoso Eric Johnson, Dustin threw his back out, and we pumped ourselves up for WWE SummerSlam. It was a match made in Hell!

An Evening With Muppet Babies’ Greg Berg…

This edition of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with voice actor Greg Berg. Greg is best known as the voice of “Baby Fozzie” and “Baby Scooter” on the cartoon Muppet Babies. He’s also provided voices for shows like Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, The Simpsons, Garfield & Friends, American Dad!, and many more. During the show he discussed his early days in radio working with Rick Dees, his memories of working on Muppet Babies and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and what he’s up to these days. Wocka, wocka, wocka!

During the rest of the show we battled various technical problems, mourned the loss of Glen Campbell, discussed why you never see women flash their boobs at concerts anymore, and played our favorite Muppet Babies songs. We still got it!