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Ana Gasteyer

SNL comedian-actress Ana Gasteyer chats about being funny, famous and a neat freak! The Lady Dynamite, Suburgatory, People of Earth, Mean Girls and A Christmas Story Live star also dishes on being a Brooklyn mom, taking personality tests, texting with her besties -- like Tina Fey, Amy Poehler and other funny-smarties -- and her obsessions with closet doors, vitamins and Club Med. See behind-the-scenes photos and links - Bonus clips -...

Duration: 00:45:19

Iris Bahr on Curb Your Enthusiasm, comedy and online dating

Curb Your Enthusiasm actress Iris Bahr invites Kara into her Greenwich Village apartment in New York City and talks about her new book with JB Smoove, her TV series with Mark Cuban, Funny or Die, being a single mom, online dating, social media, public speaking, The Affair, The Wire, The Deuce and more. Support us and get a shout-out on the show: Photos: Rate us Give feedback Instagram @kara1to1 Twitter @kara1to1 Celebrity interview:...

Duration: 00:43:30

Curtis Armstrong is a cool nerd

Famous actor Curtis Armstrong has a face and voice you know! He played Booger on Revenge of the Nerds in the 80s and is on TV now in New Girl and American Dad. He shares juicy stories about top Hollywood actors, reflects on fame, acting and rejection. We talk stalkers + creepers, missed opportunities, Tom Cruise, Bruce Willis, John Cusack, Jeremy Piven, Reservoir Dogs + more. Plus he has a few AHA! moments. Photos: Bonus conversations:...

Duration: 00:48:41

Jenna Ushkowitz

Glee star Jenna Ushkowitz, who played Tina Cohen-Chang on the mega-hit FOX TV series, visits the studio to talk about her new movie Hello Again. She shares personal stories about failed auditions, OCD, fame, crushes, being exposed, getting starstruck, Cory Monteith, Broadway, Waitress and her podcast Epic Fail. Get a glimpse into the life of an actor and details on her TV binge habits. Bonus clips - Interview by Kara Mayer Robinson. Music: Take a Chance by...

Duration: 00:32:24

Peter Scolari

Emmy-winning actor Peter Scolari, who won an Emmy for HBO's Girls, stops by Really Famous to chat about his new film, Weight, and his long acting career, from Bosom Buddies to Newhart to Madoff. He opens up about drugs and alcohol, depression and learning he has bipolar disorder. He gets deeply analytical about life, friends and acting. He also talks Tom Hanks, Bob Newhart and Six Degrees of Separation. Filmmaker Rob Margolies joins the conversation. Interview-Kara Mayer...

Duration: 00:48:34

Michael Rapaport

"I'm an emotional person," says actor Michael Rapaport. If you've seen him on TV and movies - Friends, Black-ish, Louie, Atypical, Mighty Aphrodite - you may know this. Michael stopped by the studio last week to talk about his new series White Famous on Showtime, and revealed all sorts of reasons he gets emotional. Listen in - and buckle up! - for his thoughts on acting, sports, teenage boys, divorce, therapy, Robert De Niro, Trump and Harvey Weinstein. Warning: Michael's not a...

Duration: 00:39:33

Carrie Preston

It’s Elsbeth from The Good Wife! And Arlene from True Blood. Even if you don’t know Carrie Preston by name, odds are you know her from TV. The prolific character actor also writes, directs and produces. And fun stuff! She’s married to actor Michael Emerson, a.k.a. Ben Linus on Lost and Harold Finch on Person of Interest. We talk about why friends call her tenacious, how she felt when her husband landed a gig on her fave TV series, juggling film sets, scripts and life while going back and...

Duration: 00:24:37

Dee Wallace

Oh my, what an interview! If there's anything they don't know about me after this one, I give up! - actress Dee Wallace (ET, Cujo, The Howling) The iconic movie mom opens up big time about her family, her dad's alcoholism, her husband's sudden death and her close bond with her daughter, Gabrielle Stone. She tells huge stories about her acting career: scoop on ET, Steven Spielberg, Harrison Ford, Cujo, and becoming a Hollywood star. She also chats about her healing practice and how she...

Duration: 00:38:09

Miriam Shor

Younger TV star Miriam Shor is hilarious onscreen and off! She cracks Kara up with anecdotes about her kids, driving lessons, Game of Thrones and a weird cheese habit. The actress (of Darren Star's TV Land hit Younger + The Good Wife, Damages, etc) also gets real -- about being a woman, marriage, acting, social media and politics. It's entertaining, surprising, anything but boring. Enjoy! Interview by Kara Mayer Robinson. Music:Take a Chance/Kevin MacLeod/incompetech/Creative Commons.

Duration: 00:33:32

Kathleen Rose Perkins

Actor Kathleen Rose Perkins (Episodes, Rules of Engagement, Grey’s Anatomy) puts it all out there, warts and all. And that’s a good thing! Unlike some celebs, she isn’t hung up on being perfect. Kathleen has had major setbacks and isn’t afraid to talk about them. But she’s an entertainer, so as she talks about religion, anxiety, abortion and getting fired, you’ll likely smile, laugh and know you’re in good company. Interview: Kara Mayer Robinson. Music: Take a Chance, Kevin...

Duration: 00:51:25

Annette O'Toole

Film, TV & stage actress Annette O'Toole doesn't do many interviews, so this in-depth conversation with Kara Mayer Robinson for the Really Famous podcast is a rare treat. She talks about her new film, Women Who Kill, her long Hollywood career, her marriage to actor Michael McKean, why she loves theater, why people who love Smallville and Superman still approach her--and why she loves Trader Joes. Interview by journalist and celebrity interviewer Kara Mayer Robinson. Music: Take a Chance,...

Duration: 00:28:52

Amy Hargreaves

Homeland & 13 Reasons Why actress Amy Hargreaves has opinions about the 'glamorizing suicide' controversy surrounding her mega-hit Netflix show AND what's up with Carrie Mathison and her babe Franny. She shares her thoughts with Kara as they break down both shows and chat about a bounty of things you never knew about Amy -- like why she sometimes ducks into a closet, why you know her voice but aren't sure why, and why she was called into her kids' principal's office. You'll see she's not...

Duration: 00:42:15

Chazz Palminteri

Hollywood icon and quintessential New Yorker Chazz Palminteri invites journalist and celebrity interviewer Kara Mayer Robinson to sit down and talk at his Italian restaurant in New York City. The super-cool actor and writer shares stories behind A Bronx Tale, his classic film and Broadway play. You'll hear about the night Robert De Niro showed up in his dressing room, how he feels about police officers, life lessons he got from his parents, why fame is like walking around with a loaded...

Duration: 00:46:54

Ted Lange

It's the Love Boat's adored bartender, Isaac Washington! Yes, he's fab in real life too. Yes, he's still in showbiz. Ted talks to Kara about fame, Hollywood bulls**t, ego, epic failures, acting, fab TV, awful TV, Aaron Spelling, Princess Cruises, Rachel Maddow, Judge Judy, drugs, alcohol and money. Ted is a guy who says things like "Gimme a break!" and "C'mon, I mean REALLY!" You'll love him. He's the real deal! Interview: Kara Mayer Robinson.Music:Take a Chance,Kevin MacLeod...

Duration: 00:31:54

Michael McKean

Better Call Saul actor Michael McKean sits down with Kara and they talk about why Chuck McGill is "America's sweetheart," what he thinks about Walter White and Skyler White on Breaking Bad, playing one half of "Lenny & Squiggy" on Laverne & Shirley, the backstory he created for the film This Is Spinal Tap, what moves him in real life and onscreen, his favorite films and actors, his lifelong battle with insomnia, what he inherited from his parents, why a missing password is stopping him...

Duration: 00:40:04

Aisha Hinds

Did you see True Blood, NCIS, Shots Fired, Wet Hot American Summer, Under the Dome or Underground? If so, you know Aisha. But you don't know what a profound human being she is! Don't worry, you will after this conversation with Kara. The actress goes deep about ups and downs, people who touched her life (namely Laurence Fishburne, Ava DuVernay & Sarah Paulson) and VERY UNUSUAL habits. She cries (a few times!), laughs (hysterically!) and shares her BIGGEST secret. Interview by Kara Mayer...

Duration: 01:05:51

Zoe Lister-Jones

The Life in Pieces actress gets real with Kara on marriage, divorce, acting and filmmaking (her IFC film Band Aid is in theaters June 2). She gets personal and shares unexpected facts about her marriage, her life and what's in her bag. Interview by journalist and celebrity interviewer Kara Mayer Robinson. Music: Take a Chance by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech), licensed by Creative Commons.

Duration: 00:36:43

Tim Daly

Actor Tim Daly, of Madam Secretary, Wings, Private Practice, Diner, chats with Kara about being famous-ish, going from a country kid to a film and TV actor, and important people in his life: his kids, grandson, sister Tyne Daly and co-star Tea Leoni. Interview by journalist and celebrity interviewer Kara Mayer Robinson. Music: Take a Chance by Kevin MacLeod, incompetech, licensed by Creative Commons.

Duration: 00:48:49

Aida Turturro

The Sopranos and The Blacklist actress Aida Turturro invites Kara into her Montauk home. They chat about life, love, acting, Italy, dogs ... and her cousins John Turturro & Nick Turturro. Aida opens up about her relationship with James Gandolfini, overcoming struggles, fame, money, family, being a Hollywood outsider and appreciating & sharing love. Interview by Kara Mayer Robinson. Music: Take a Chance by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech), licensed by Creative Commons.

Duration: 00:37:14

Liz Lange

Fashion designer, stylist and entrepreneur Liz Lange reveals her daily routine, habits, tips and tricks. She sits down with journalist and celebrity interviewer Kara Mayer Robinson and they laugh, gasp and connect on topics from television shows to living in New York City to deciding what to wear. Interview by Kara Mayer Robinson. Music: Take a Chance by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech), licensed by Creative Commons.

Duration: 00:54:02

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