Fame & Celebrity


The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation Presents

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Interviewees discuss the fame that often accompanies working in television.

Highlights
S. Epatha Merkerson on her fans
01:30
Sharon Gless on being hugged by fans, and the impact of Queer as Folk
01:41
Henry Winkler on fame and celebrity
01:22
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Linda Bell Blue

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Linda Bell Blue on the public's fascination with Michael Jackson and covering the Royal Family
06:50
Linda Bell Blue on interviewing Charles Manson for KCBS in Los Angeles
08:21
Linda Bell Blue on star quality and covering entertainment worldwide 
05:25
Linda Bell Blue on covering the death of Michael Jackson
04:04
Linda Bell Blue on the biggest story of her career, covering Anna Nicole Smith for Entertainment Tonight
08:17

Peter Boyle

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Peter Boyle on fan mail he receives
01:42

Alton Brown

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Alton Brown on what being on the Food Network has meant for his career and being a "cable-ebrity"
03:31

Jim Cantore

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Jim Cantore on his fans' perceptions of him
03:42
Jim Cantore on "The Cantore Snuggle Factor"
01:30

Michael Chiklis

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Michael Chiklis on the fans of The Commish
02:42

Jamie Farr

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Jamie Farr on cross-dressing as "Klinger" on M*A*S*H and reaction from fans from the "Big Mac" episode
02:45

Curt Gowdy

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Curt Gowdy on broadcasters becoming celebrities
00:54

Steve Kroft

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Steve Kroft on the movement toward more celebrity-driven news
03:14

Jack Larson

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Jack Larson on the instant popularity of "Jimmy Olsen" and being typecast as an actor
02:30

Lucy Lawless

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Lucy Lawless on dealing with her fame from Xena: Warrior Princess  and being a feminist icon
02:00
Lucy Lawless on how celebrity has affected her
02:05

Barry Livingston

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Barry Livingston on how fans reacted to him when he was on My Three Sons
02:15
Barry Livingston on how fame has affected his life
01:48

Bob May

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Bob May on the fan mail he received while on Lost in Space
00:49

Tammy Faye Bakker Messner

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Tammy Faye Bakker-Messner on celebrity
00:40

Laraine Newman

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Laraine Newman on her fame from Saturday Night Live  and who the show appealed to
03:51
Laraine Newman on fan encounters during her time on Saturday Night Live
01:58

Ed O'Neill

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Ed O'Neill on getting recognized by fans
00:56

Mark Snow

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Mark Snow on dealing with fame and success, especially as he experienced it during the height of The X-Files
03:20

Johnny Stearns

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Mary Kay and Johnny Stearns on getting recognized from Mary Kay and Johnny
01:10
Mary Kay and Johnny Stearns on using their real identities on Mary Kay and Johnny; on not wanting celebrity
02:22

Cindy Williams

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Cindy Williams on fan reaction to Laverne & Shirley  and the fame that resulted from being on the show 
08:02

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