Norman Lear is poised to start a new and exciting show called “All of the Above” on PodcastOne. The news was announced by Founder and Executive Chair Norman Pattiz. The special weekly podcast will tackle everything including comedy, music, politics, family, social issues, current events and more. Additionally, the topics will cover everything imaginable and will feature the perspectives of politicians, celebrities, and everyday people.
Lear will be joined on the show by his friend and sidekick Paul Hipp, an actor and composer. Norman Lear has an impressive career spanning decades. He is a World War Two veteran, producer, director, writer, and creator of sitcoms like The Jeffersons, All in the Family, Good Times, One Day at a Time, Maude and many others.
Lear’s work has not only defined but also revolutionized American television. PodcastOne is proud to welcome the entertainment veteran into its fold and looks forward to his boundary-moving and progressive voice captivating listeners.
Early Celebrity guests on the show include America Ferrera, Amy Poehler, Jerrod Carmichael, and Julia Loius-Dreyfus. Conservation topics will cover different issues including personal matters like Ferrera’s triathlon training schedule, Poehler’s religious sentiments, and Louis-Dreyfus’ take on Veep. The podcast debuts on May 1 and fans can pre-subscribe. New episodes will be available every Monday on iTunes, PodcastOne app, and PodcastOne.com.
Speaking about his new show, Norman Lear said that despite being 95, he still considers himself a peer to everybody irrespective of their age. He encouraged people to subscribe and see it. He apparently waited until half his life was over to start a podcast. Norman Pattiz stated that he has known and admired Lear for a long time. He added that hosting his show on PodcastOne was gigantic and cool. He finished by welcoming his namesake aboard. Learn more: http://inspirery.com/norman-pattiz/
Norman Lear has seen almost everything in the entertainment industry from the birth of television to creating, producing, and developing hundreds of shows. Lear further founded People for the America Way, a liberal advocacy group with 300,000 members. His efforts in the organization earned him a National Medal of the Arts.
Norman Pattiz founded PodcastOne after selling one of his startups, Westwood One, for a huge profit. He is accomplished in radio syndication with over 40 years of experience in the sector. Before launching PodcastOne in 2012, Pattiz had launched Courtside Entertainment Group in 2010. He is married to Mary Turner Pattiz and lives in Beverly Hills. Learn more: https://www.facebook.com/normanpattiz