CBSLA Uncut #8: Andre Ingram - L.A. Lakers
It’s the a Cinderella Story right here in LA. Andre Ingram spent 10 years in the G League chasing his dream of playing for the LA Lakers. At age 32, he was suddenly given the chance to live his dream when Lakers President Magic Johnson called him up to play for the Lakers—and the first night on the court, he made sure everyone knew he was there! He debuted with 19 points, including several 3 pointers. Jim Hill talked with Andre and saw firsthand what life is like for the 32-year-old rookie!
CBSLA Uncut #7: Hollywood Gossip Legend Rona Barrett
Hollywood gossip legend Rona Barrett talks about her life in the spotlight, her health, her rise and fall in Hollywood, and she talks about where she is now and what she sees for herself in the future.
CBSLA Uncut #6: Rams Head Coach Sean McVay
CBSLA Sports Director Jim Hill sits down with Rams Head Coach Sean McVay to talk about what led to such a successful first year with him leading the team. He surpassed all expectations, and with the moves the Rams have made this off-season, another year of success could be on the horizon.
CBSLA Uncut #5: Mind Of A Mass Murderer
One of the world's leading experts on the criminal mind, psychiatrist Park Dietz helps break down what drives a person to commit murder on a large scale. Is it a suicide wish? Is depression the main driver? The doctor dives into some of the latest killings, including the Las Vegas massacre.
CBSLA Uncut #4: Jungalow
Meet Justina Blakeney - an artist, designer and author who launched a blog 10 years ago with hopes of sharing her passion for nature, leafy patterns, earthy textures plants, rain forests and jungles with anyone who would read it. It didn’t happen overnight…but eventually her Jungalow blog took off, creating opportunity beyond her dreams. In this week’s podcast, Blakeney shares how she earned and maintains her success. Her story... and infectious laugh will truly inspire you!
CBSLA Uncut #3: Rose Gift - A Survivor Story
Locked in a closet, beaten with baseball bats and burned with hot irons. This was daily life for Rose Gift - survivor of one of California's most notorious child abuse cases. In light of the recent events with the 13 Turpin children - allegedly starved and held captive in their Perris home, we wanted to catch up with Rose and see how she is doing, 19 years after we originally spoke with her.
CBSLA Uncut #2: Montecito Mudslide Heroes
CBS Los Angeles news anchor, Peter Daut talks to three firefighters who responded to the devastation of the Montecito mudslies and emerged as heroes. These are the stories of Maeve Juarez, Captain Ben Hauser and Andy Rupp.
CBSLA Uncut #1: Manson's Pen Pal
On our first episode of CBSLA Uncut, CBS2 News reporter, Rachel Kim talks to Michael Channels - a man who claims he was the pen pal and good friend of the most notorious killer of our time - Charles Manson. In addition to years of letters and gifts, he says he has a will which Manson gave to him and is fighting to take posession of the body.