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Monologue: What Makes America Laugh Before Bed
Monologue: What Makes America Laugh Before Bed
By Tantor Audio
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$21.95
4.6 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
Ever since Johnny Carson first popularized the late-night talk show in 1962 with The Tonight Show, the 11:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. comedy time slot on network television has remained an indelible part of our national culture. More than six popular late-night shows air every night of the week, and with recent major shake-ups in the industry, late-night television has never been more relevant to our public consciousness than it is today. Jon Macks, a veteran writer for The Tonight Show with Jay


As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride
As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride
By Simon & Schuster Audio
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 7 reviews
From actor Cary Elwes, who played the iconic role of Westley in The Princess Bride, comes a first-person account and behind-the-scenes look at the making of the cult classic film filled with never-before-told stories and interviews with costars Robin Wright, Wallace Shawn, Billy Crystal, Christopher Guest, and Mandy Patinkin, as well as author and screenwriter William Goldman, producer Norman Lear, and director Rob Reiner.The Princess Bride has been a family favorite for close to three decades.


Permission Slips: Every Woman's Guide to Giving Herself a Break
Permission Slips: Every Woman's Guide to Giving Herself a Break
By Hachette Audio
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4.3 out of 5 stars with 132 reviews
Covering topics such as ''It's Jesus or Jail,'' ''Marriage, the Hard Way,'' ''Children: The Gift You Can't Give Back,'' and ''All the Things I Don't Know...And All the Things I Definitely Do,'' stand-up comedienne, actress, and ABC's The View co-host Sherri Shepherd comically chronicles her struggles to keep up with the many roles-professional, wife, mother, daughter, and friend-that women must play in today's world. Sherri urges women to pursue their most important dreams and to never give up,


A Life in Parts
A Life in Parts
By Simon & Schuster Audio
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4.7 out of 5 stars with 52 reviews
Winner, 2017 APA Audie Awards - Narration by Author A poignant, intimate, funny, inspiring memoir - both a coming-of-age story and a meditation on creativity, devotion, and craft - from Bryan Cranston, beloved and acclaimed star of one of history's most successful TV shows, Breaking Bad.  Bryan Cranston landed his first role at seven, when his father, a struggling actor and director, cast him in a United Way commercial. Soon Bryan was haunting the local movie theater, memorizing and


Making Masterpiece: My 25 Years behind the Scenes at Masterpiece and Mystery! on PBS
Making Masterpiece: My 25 Years behind the Scenes at Masterpiece and Mystery! on PBS
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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4.5 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
The Emmy Award-winning producer of PBS's Masterpiece Theatre and Mystery! reveals the secrets to Downton Abbey, Sherlock, and its other hit programs. For more than 25 years and counting, Rebecca Eatonhas presided over PBS's Masterpiece Theatre, the longest-running weekly prime-time drama series in American history. From the runaway hits Upstairs, Downstairs and The Buccaneers to the hugely popular Inspector Morse, Prime Suspect, and Poirot, Masterpiece Theatre and its sibling series Mystery!


Open to Debate: How William F. Buckley Put Liberal America on the Firing Line
Open to Debate: How William F. Buckley Put Liberal America on the Firing Line
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 65 reviews
A unique and compelling portrait of William F. Buckley as the champion of conservative ideas in an age of liberal dominance. When Firing Line premiered on American television in 1966, just two years after Barry Goldwater's devastating defeat, liberalism was ascendant. Though the Left seemed to have decisively won the hearts and minds of the electorate, the show's creator and host, William F. Buckley - relishing his role as a public contrarian - made the case for conservative ideas, believing


Maggie Smith: A Biography
Maggie Smith: A Biography
By Macmillan Audio
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 66 reviews
No one does glamour, severity, girlish charm, or tight-lipped witticism better than Dame Maggie Smith. Michael Coveney's biography shines a light on the life and career of a truly remarkable performer, one whose stage and screen career spans six decades. From her days as a West End star of comedy and revue, Dame Maggie's path would cross with those of the greatest actors, playwrights, and directors of the era. Whether stealing scenes from Richard Burton, answering back to Laurence Olivier, or


An Atheist in the FOXhole: A Liberal's Eight-Year Odyssey into the Heart of the Right-Wing Media
An Atheist in the FOXhole: A Liberal's Eight-Year Odyssey into the Heart of the Right-Wing Media
By Penguin Audio
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 121 reviews
The ''Fox Mole'' - whose dispatches for Gawker made headlines in Businessweek, The Hollywood Reporter, and even on The New York Times website - delivers a funny, opinionated memoir of his eight years at the unfair, unbalanced Fox News Channel working as an associate producer for Bill O'Reilly. Imagine needing to hide your true beliefs just to keep a job you hated. Now imagine your job was producing the biggest show on the biggest cable news channel in America, and you'll get a sense of what


Seinfeldia: How a Show About Nothing Changed Everything
Seinfeldia: How a Show About Nothing Changed Everything
By Tantor Audio
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 70 reviews
Comedians Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld never thought anyone would watch their silly little sitcom about a New York comedian sitting around talking to his friends. NBC executives didn't think anyone would watch either, but they bought it anyway, hiding it away in the TV dead zone of summer. But against all odds, viewers began to watch, first a few and then many, until nine years later nearly 40 million Americans were tuning in weekly. In Seinfeldia, acclaimed TV historian and entertainment


I'm Not a Terrorist, But I've Played One on TV: Memoirs of a Middle Eastern Funny Man
I'm Not a Terrorist, But I've Played One on TV: Memoirs of a Middle Eastern Funny Man
By Simon & Schuster Audio
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 102 reviews
Maz Jobriani reads his hilarious and moving memoir of growing up Iranian in America and the quest to make it in Hollywood without having to wear a turban, tote a bomb, or get kicked in the face by Chuck Norris. When he first started out in show business, Maz Jobrani endured suggestions that he spice up his stand-up act by wearing ''the outfit'', fielded questions about rising gas prices, and got called an F'in Eye-ranian for being involved in the Iran hostage crisis even though he was only


Being Martha: The Inside Story of Martha Stewart and Her Amazing Life
Being Martha: The Inside Story of Martha Stewart and Her Amazing Life
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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4.7 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
When Martha Stewart was under investigation for insider trading and later on trial, the media served up countless gratuitous stories describing her ornery character. Now, Lloyd Allen, Martha's old friend and neighbor, is out to set the record straight. Drawing on hundreds of hours of interviews with Martha, her family, and her close friends and colleagues, Allen reveals the other side of the story, bringing to life the real woman behind the controversial and glamorous public image. From her


Dynomite!: Good Times, Bad Times…Our Times - A Memoir
Dynomite!: Good Times, Bad Times…Our Times - A Memoir
By Brilliance Audio
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 83 reviews
Born into the violence of South Bronx ghetto life, the comic pioneer of TV's Good Times fame offers a hilarious and politically charged review of his career as one of television's first hugely successful Black stars. From opening for the Black Panthers and getting his first Tonight Show spot to becoming the first ''Black'' TV sitcom star, having comedians David Letterman and Jay Leno writing jokes for him, recording number-one comedy albums, and opening for rock n' roll bands in 50,000 seat


The Fifty-Year Mission: The Complete, Uncensored, Unauthorized Oral History of Star Trek: The First 25 Years
The Fifty-Year Mission: The Complete, Uncensored, Unauthorized Oral History of Star Trek: The First 25 Years
By Macmillan Audio
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$39.95
4.5 out of 5 stars with 146 reviews
This is the unauthorized, uncensored, and unbelievable true story behind the making of a pop culture phenomenon. The original Star Trek series debuted in 1966 and has spawned five TV series spin-offs and a dozen feature films, with an upcoming one from Paramount arriving in 2016. The Fifty-Year Mission is a no-holds-barred oral history of five decades of Star Trek, told by the people who were there. Hear from the hundreds of television and film executives, programmers, writers, creators,


The Dating Game Killer: The True Story of a TV Dating Show, a Violent Sociopath, and a Series of Brutal Murders
The Dating Game Killer: The True Story of a TV Dating Show, a Violent Sociopath, and a Series of Brutal Murders
By Tantor Audio
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 89 reviews
In 1978, Rodney Alcala was a contestant on the The Dating Game, one of America's most popular television shows at the time. Handsome, successful, and romantic, he was embraced by the audience - and chosen as the winner by the beautiful bachelorette. To viewers across the country, Rodney seemed like the answer to every woman's dreams. Until they learned the truth about his once and future crimes.... Ten years before his TV appearance, Rodney was charged with the sexual assault and attempted


Up Till Now: The Autobiography
Up Till Now: The Autobiography
By Macmillan Audio
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
This is the story of William Shatner's half-century career and private life. The audio will take listeners from the streets of Montreal to regional theater, where Shatner was once called upon to replace Christopher Plummer as Henry V- in a role he had never rehearsed, with actors he had never met. It will describe his early TV work and movies, among them Roger Corman's The Intruder, a movie about racism filmed in the south in 1961; Kingdom of the Spiders, in which he costarred with 30,000


We'll Be Here For the Rest of Our Lives: A Swingin' Showbiz Saga
We'll Be Here For the Rest of Our Lives: A Swingin' Showbiz Saga
By Random House Audio
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
From Paul Shaffer, lifelong music junkie, hipster, and longtime leader of David Letterman's band, comes a candid, endearing, hilarious, and star-studded memoir of a life in-and love of-show business. How does a kid go from a remote Canadian town at the tip of Lake Superior to the bright lights of Broadway and a gig leading the band on Letterman? This book is Paul Shaffer's answer to that question. From playing seedy strip joints in Toronto, to his first legitimate job out of college-which


39 Years of Short-Term Memory Loss: The Early Days of SNL from Someone Who Was There
39 Years of Short-Term Memory Loss: The Early Days of SNL from Someone Who Was There
By Tantor Audio
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 77 reviews
39 Years of Short-Term Memory Loss is a seriously funny, offbeat, and irreverent memoir that chronicles the early days of Saturday Night Live and features some of its greatest personalities---Al Franken, Lorne Michaels, Dan Aykroyd, John Belushi, Bill Murray, Michael O'Donoghue, and Chris Farley. Written by Tom Davis, an original SNL writer and comedy partner of Al Franken, 39 Years of Short-Term Memory Loss is the story of coming of age in the 1960s and a spellbinding account of the birth and


Always By My Side
Always By My Side
By Penguin Audio
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 142 reviews
From February to April 2007, starting with his play-by-play call of Super Bowl XLI, Jim Nantz had a historic 63-day broadcasting run as he became the first commentator to broadcast the Super Bowl, the NCAA Final Four, and the Masters?, all in the same year. Yet the man who inspired him to pursue his broadcasting dream, his father, was unable to share the voyage with him. In Always By My Side: A Father's Grace and a Sports Journey Unlike Any Other, 2007 Sportscaster of the Year Nantz recounts


Play All: A Bingewatcher’s Notebook
Play All: A Bingewatcher’s Notebook
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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$11.95
4.6 out of 5 stars with 23 reviews
Television and TV viewing are not what they once were - and that's a good thing, according to award-winning author and critic Clive James. Since serving as television columnist for the London Observer from 1972 to 1982, James has witnessed a radical change in content, format, and programming, and in the very manner in which television is watched. Here he examines this unique cultural revolution, providing a brilliant, eminently entertaining analysis of many of the medium's most notable


I'll Be Back Right After This: My Memoir
I'll Be Back Right After This: My Memoir
By Macmillan Audio
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$19.95
4.3 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
Growing up, Pat O'Brien was the skinny Midwestern kid with the divorced parents and the alcoholic father. He drove himself to the University of South Dakota after finishing his last late-night shift and moved in while his roommate was asleep. His life was unceremonious - until he was picked up in the student center by a professor who envisioned his future as the household television name he would become. From that day forward, Pat's life became anything but ordinary: from afternoons in the late



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