Lee Meriwether, Actress and Former Miss America – Guest 07/31/2014

Lee Meriwether
Lee Meriwether

We proudly welcome our next guest, Lee Meriwether–actress, former model, and the winner of the 1955 Miss America pageant.

Lee Meriwether is perhaps best known for her role as Betty Jones, Buddy Ebsen’s secretary and daughter-in-law in the long-running 1970s crime drama, Barnaby Jones. The role earned her two Golden Globe Award nominations in 1975 and 1976, and an Emmy Award nomination in 1977.

She is also well-known for her role as John Schuck’s long-haired wife, Lily Munster, in the 1980s sitcom The Munsters Today, as well as for her portrayal of Catwoman in the 1966 film version of Batman. Meriwether had a recurring role as Ruth Martin on the daytime soap opera All My Children until the end of the series in September 2011. For further details about Lee Meriwether’s career, please see her Wikipedia page.

Lee Meriwether
Lee Meriwether (Miss America 1955)

Finally, we wish to thank our very talented co-host, Tai Babilonia, for inviting her friend Lee Meriwether to our show.

We have limited seating available for audience members. If you would like tickets to our in-studio broadcast at the TVSB studios in Santa Barbara, please click here. This show tapes Monday, July 28th. Audience members generally arrive by 6:30 pm and take their seats at 6:45 pm.

(This episode first airs Thursday, 07/31/2014, 10:00 PM, on TVSB-17, and is replayed numerous times throughout the following 14 days. You will find a complete schedule of times here. Additionally, a YouTube link to this episode, available about 24 hours before original airtime, will  display immediately below.)

Patrick Cassidy, Actor and Singer – Guest 07/17/2014

Patrick Cassidy
Patrick Cassidy

Look who Ken and Tai will interview next.  Actor, singer, and all-around entertainer Patrick Cassidy. We guarantee he will dazzle you with a lively 30-minute interview.

Patrick comes from a very talented entertainment family. His mother is one of our all-time favorite actresses, Shirley Jones. His father is the late-great actor Jack Cassidy. And his brothers Shaun Cassidy and David Cassidy have formed their niches into the fabric of modern popular culture.

David Cassidy, Shirley Jones, Patrick Cassidy
David Cassidy, Shirley Jones, Patrick Cassidy

Patrick is well known for his work on television and the regional and national theater stages. His work on Broadway had the critics praising his talents. For more biographical details, we refer you to Patrick Cassidy’s website.

We have limited seating available for audience members. If you would like tickets to our in-studio broadcast at the TVSB studios in Santa Barbara, please click here. This show tapes Monday, July 14th. Audience members generally arrive by 6:30 pm and take their seats at 6:45 pm.

(This episode first airs Thursday, 07/17/2014, 10:00 PM, on TVSB-17, and is replayed numerous times throughout the following 14 days. You will find a complete schedule of times here. Additionally, a YouTube link to this episode, available about 24 hours before original airtime, will  display immediately below.)

Richard Hatch, Actor, Writer, and Producer – Guest 07/03/2014

Richard Hatch
Richard Hatch

We welcome our next guest–actor, writer, and producer Richard Hatch. He is best known  for his role as Captain Apollo in the original Battlestar Galactica television series, and also as Tom Zarek in the 2003 remake of it. Hatch began his theatrical career with the Los Angeles Repertory Theater. Currently Hatch plays Commander Kharn in the latest Star Trek movie, Axanar.

In the late 1960s, he starred Off Broadway in several plays and musicals and won the Obie Award for his work in PS Your Cat is Dead in Chicago. For more biographical details, we refer you to Richard Hatch’s Wikipedia page. Richard Hatch

We have limited seating available for audience members. If you would like tickets to our in-studio broadcast at the TVSB studios in Santa Barbara, please click here. This show tapes Monday, June 30th. Audience members generally arrive by 6:30 pm and take their seats at 6:45 pm.

(This episode first airs Thursday, 07/03/2014, 10:00 PM, on TVSB-17, and is replayed numerous times throughout the following 14 days. You will find a complete schedule of times here. Additionally, a YouTube link to this episode, available about 24 hours before original airtime, will  display immediately below.)

Shabba Doo, Actor and Dancer – Guest 06/19/2014

Shabba Doo
Shabba Doo

We welcome our next guest Shabba Doo–the universally known actor, dancer. choreographer, and director. His most well-known role was as Ozone in the 1984 hit cult film, Breakin’, as well as in its sequel, Breakin’ 2: Electric Boogaloo. Quiñones also appeared in the film Rave – Dancing to a Different Beat, which he also directed.

In addition, he has made guest appearances on various TV shows, including The Super Mario Bros. Super Show!, Married… with Children, Miami Vice, What’s Happening!!, Saturday Night Live and Lawrence Leung’s Choose Your Own Adventure. For more biographical details, we refer you to Shabba Doo’s Wikipedia page.

Shabba Doo

We have limited seating available for audience members. If you would like tickets to our in-studio broadcast at the TVSB studios in Santa Barbara, please click here. This show tapes Monday, June 16th. Audience members generally arrive by 6:30 pm and take their seats at 6:45 pm.

(This episode first airs Thursday, 06/19/2014, 10:00 PM, on TVSB-17, and is replayed numerous times throughout the following 14 days. You will find a complete schedule of times here. Additionally, a YouTube link to this episode, available about 24 hours before original airtime, will  display immediately below.)

Bill Mumy, Actor, Played Will Robinson in “Lost in Space” – Guest 06/05/2014

Bill Mumy
Bill Mumy

Actor Bill Mumy has entertained us for over 55 years. He is best known for his role as “Will Robinson” from the classic television show Lost in Space. His portrayal of little Anthony Fremont from the Twilight Zone series will remain in the landscape of popular culture forever. Additionally, many remember Bill Mumy from his role as Lenier from Babylon 5. In addition to acting Bill Mumy is also a prolific singer/songwriter.  Here is the link to his latest video from his most recent album Illuminations entitled “Sure of Nothing Now.”

Bill Mumy as Anthony Fremont
Bill Mumy as Anthony Fremont

We have limited seating available for audience members. If you would like tickets to our in-studio broadcast at the TVSB studios in Santa Barbara, please click here. This show tapes Monday, June 2nd. Audience members generally arrive by 6:30 pm and take their seats at 6:45 pm.

(This episode first airs Thursday, 06/05/2014, 10:00 PM, on TVSB-17, and is replayed numerous times throughout the following 14 days. You will find a complete schedule of times here. Additionally, a YouTube link to this episode, available about 24 hours before original airtime, will  display immediately below.)

Cat Cora, Iron Chef on Food Network – Guest 05/22/2014

Cat Cora
Cat Cora

Our upcoming guest is Cat Cora, the “Iron Chef” on the Food Network television show Iron Chef America and also co-host of Around the World in 80 Plates on Bravo.  You can find much information about her on the Internet such as here on her Wikipedia page.

Also this week marks the beginning of a new chapter in Ken Boxer Live history. Tai Babilonia, two-time Olympian and World Figure Skating champion, debuts as our co-host. All of us are excited to have her with us. Tai recently was a great guest on Ken Boxer Live, and we obviously couldn’t get enough of her.

Tai Babilonia
Tai Babilonia

We have limited seating available for audience members. If you would like tickets to our in-studio broadcast at the TVSB studios in Santa Barbara, please click here. This show tapes Monday, May 19th. Audience members generally arrive by 6:30 pm and take their seats at 6:45 pm.

(This episode first airs Thursday, 05/22/2014, 10:00 PM, on TVSB-17, and is replayed numerous times throughout the following 14 days. You will find a complete schedule of times here. Additionally, a YouTube link to this episode, available about 24 hours before original airtime, will  display immediately below.)

Rod Lathim, Playwright, Director, and Artist – Guest 05/08/2014

Rod Lathim
Rod Lathim

Our upcoming in-studio guest is Rod Lathim. What more can be said about him that hasn’t already been said? He has had his finger on Santa Barbara’s theater pulse for decades. Not only is he incredibly talented, but he is one of the nicest gentleman, adored by all those who have been fortunate enough to work with him. We have wanted to interview Rod Lathim for a long time, and we are finally getting the opportunity. For further information about him, visit Rod Lathim’s web site.

There is limited seating available for audience members. If you would like tickets to our in-studio broadcast at the TVSB studios in Santa Barbara, please click here. This show tapes Monday, May 5th. Audience members generally arrive by 6:45 pm and take their seats at 7:00 pm.

(This episode first airs Thursday, 05/08/2014, 10:00 PM, on TVSB-17, and is replayed numerous times throughout the following 14 days. You will find a complete schedule of times here. Additionally, a YouTube link to this episode, available about 24 hours before original airtime, will  display immediately below.)