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The Dean Richards Entertainment Podcast from 720 WGN

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Jim Gaffigan

6/16/2019
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Dean’s interview with Jim Gaffigan on his new film, Being Frank.

Duration:00:08:06

Robert Downey Jr. & Jon Favreau

6/16/2019
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Dean shares his red-carpet interview with Robert Downey Jr. and Jon Favreau, while Jon was in Chicago receiving the 2019 Gene Siskel Film Center Renaissance Award.

Duration:00:07:48

Larry Potash

6/16/2019
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Dean checks in with WGN’s Larry Potash to talk about the latest episode of his new show, Backstory with Larry Potash.

Duration:00:06:50

Paul Schwan & Steve Masur: Happy Father’s Day

6/16/2019
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In honor of Father’s Day, Dean chats with Dave Schwan’s dad, Paul, and Andy Masur’s dad, Steve; each sharing embarrassing stories about their sons.

Duration:00:18:51

David Zak: Pride Arts Center

6/16/2019
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David Zak, Executive Director of Pride Films and Plays at the Pride Arts Center, talks to Dean about Pride Month celebrations and the latest theater offerings.

Duration:00:11:26

Pamela Powell: Film Critic & 23 And Me

6/16/2019
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Pamela Powell, a Chicago-based film critic with FF2 Media, joins Dean to discuss her incredibly unique ancestry experience with 23 and Me.

Duration:00:14:56

Dean Richards’ Sunday Morning | June 16, 2019 | The Father’s Day Show!

6/16/2019
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Dean starts things off by chatting with Dave Schwan’s dad, Paul, and Andy Masur’s dad, Steve; each sharing embarrassing stories about their sons. Then, we check in with WGN’s Larry Potash to talk about his new show, Backstory with Larry Potash. David Zak, Executive Director of Pride Films and Plays at the Pride Arts Center, talks to Dean about Pride Month celebrations and the latest theater offerings. Pamella Powell, a Chicago-based film critic with FF2 Media, joins Dean to discuss […]

Duration:01:33:06

Dean Richards’ Sunday Morning | June 9, 2019 | Shaft, a far flung forecast, and more

6/9/2019
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Join Dean Richards this morning, as he kicks the show off with the classic Shaft theme songs sang by Isaac Hayes and all the fun details of his trip to New York to interview song of the actors in the newest version of Shaft starring Samuel L. Jackson in theaters now. Then, WGN-TV’s Larry Potash, joins Dean over the phone to talk about the newest episode his show “Backstory with Larry Potash” to air tonight on WGN-TV at 8:30p. This […]

Ravinia Festival: Tony Bennett Tickets Giveaway

6/2/2019
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Dean gives a couple lucky listeners a chance to see Tony Bennett live at the Ravinia Festival on Friday, June 21st! Get your tickets here.

Duration:00:06:04

FoodTime Segment: Jennifer Lamplough

6/2/2019
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For today’s Food Time segment, author Jennifer Lamplough, talks about the Les Dames d’Escoffier Culinary Bazaar. This will be a dazzling culinary marketplace filled with gently used and new treasures and all proceeds will support women in the food, beverage and hospitality industries through scholarships and community outreach programs.

Duration:00:09:16

Elton John Round-Table

6/2/2019
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Dean has a round-table discussion with “Elton” Jim Turano, Wayne Martin, and Sharon Kalinoski, all long-time Elton John fans, on the new “Rocketman” film.

Duration:00:37:11

Dean Richards’ Sunday Morning | June 2, 2019 | “Elton” Jim Turano, Larry Potash, Elton John Round-table, Falsettos, & Healthy Grilling

6/2/2019
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“Elton” Jim Turano joins Dean as co-host for this jam-packed show! They start things off by checking in with WGN Newsroom’s very own, Dave Schwan, who is on a family road trip to Mount Rushmore. Then, WGN’s own Larry Potash calls into the studio, to discuss the third season premiere of his hit WGN-TV series, Backstory with Larry Potash. Dean shares his interview with Nick Adams and Max Von Essen, stars of the groundbreaking Tony Award-winning musical, Falsettos, which is […]

Duration:01:53:04

Memorial Day: We Remember

5/26/2019
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Dean joins everyone throughout the United States to pause, reflect, and commemorate those who lost their lives while serving in the defense of our nation.

Duration:00:07:54

Matilda: The Musical

5/26/2019
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The cast of Matilda: The Musical, joins Dean to talk about their award-winning show, and they perform two hit songs, My House and Naughty.

Duration:00:15:00

Food Time Segment: Jamie Purviance

5/26/2019
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Finally, for Dean’s food time segment, we get a call from Jamie Purviance, a Weber Grill expert and author, to discuss his new cookbook, Memorial Day BBQ tips, and takes listener questions.

Duration:00:14:09

Rocketman Interviews: Taron Egerton, Elton John, Bernie Taupin, & Boy George

5/26/2019
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Dean shares his interviews with Taron Egerton, Elton John, Bernie Taupin, and Boy George, from the Rocketman red carpet in London.

Duration:00:13:30

Dean Richards’ Sunday Morning | May 26, 2019 | Memorial Day, Bike the Drive, Matilda the Musical, Rocketman Interviews, Weber Grill Giveaway!

5/26/2019
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Join Dean this Sunday morning, as he starts things off with WGN’s Dave Eanet, reporting live from the Bike The Drive on Lake Shore Drive. Then, the cast of Matilda: The Musical, joins Dean to talk about their award-winning show, and they perform two hit songs, My House and Naughty. Dean shares his interviews with Taron Egerton, Elton John, Bernie Taupin, and Boy George, from the Rocketman red carpet in London. Finally, for Dean’s food time segment, we get a […]

Duration:01:31:50

Mick Kayler: “Pot” Culture Club

5/19/2019
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Mick Kayler of the “Pop Culture Club” chats with “Elton” Jim Turano on the effects of legalizing Marijuana in Illinois, changing their name to the “Pot Culture Club”.

Duration:00:27:29

Dean Richards’ Sunday Morning | May 19, 2019 | “Elton” Jim Turano fills in for Dean!

5/19/2019
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“Elton” Jim Turano fills in for Dean for this exciting, jam-packed show! First, “Elton” Jim checks in with Dean, live from London, to see what he’s up to on the other side of the pond. Then, he takes listener’s calls to hear who is pumped for the Game of Thrones finale and who could care less. Mick Kayler of the “Pop Culture Club” chats with “Elton” Jim on the effects of legalizing Marijuana in Illinois, changing their name to the […]

Duration:01:32:28

Dean’s Review of ‘West Side Story’

5/12/2019
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Dean’s review of West Side Story, performing now until June 2nd, at the historic Lyric Opera of Chicago.

Duration:00:04:39