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Lights, Camera, Author! with Jim Junot

Lights, Camera, Author! with Jim Junot

By Jim Junot
Lights, Camera, Author! is an interview show which features authors (including actors and actresses) who write about Hollywood, TV and everything in between, hosted by Jim Junot
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Lights, Camera, Author! - Kathy Garver
An interview with actress Kathy Garver, who has a new paperback version of her  memoir "Surviving Cissy" out in March, 2021.
March 3, 2021
Lights, Camera, Author! - William Schoell
An interview with William Schoell, co-author of "Joan Crawford:  The Essential Biography."
February 24, 2021
Lights, Camera, Author! - Ira Rosen
An interview with former "60 Minutes" producer Ira Rosen, author of "Ticking Clock:  Behind the Scenes at 60 Minutes."
February 17, 2021
Lights, Camera, Author! - Chris Korman
An interview with Chris Korman, son of funnyman Harvey Korman and author of "OMG! It's Harvey Korman's Son!"
February 9, 2021
Lights, Camera, Author! - Rupert Alistair
An interview with Rupert Alistair, author of the series "The Name Below the Title."
February 6, 2021
Lights, Camera, Author! - Olivia Newton-John
An interview with singer/actress Olivia Newton-John who talks about her new duet with her daughter, Chloe Rose Lattanzi, "Window in the Wall" as well as her new Olivia Newton-John Foundation.
February 4, 2021
Lights, Camera, Author - Melanie Chartoff
An interview with actress Melanie Chartoff, author of "Odd Woman Out."  She talks about her career and loves in her new memoir.
February 3, 2021
Lights, Camera, Author! - Sandra Niemi
An interview with Sandra Niemi, author of "Glamour Ghoul: The Passions and Pain of the Real Vampira, Maila Nurmi."  Niemi is Nurmi's niece and she talks about Nurmi's relationship with Orson Welles, which resulted in a pregnancy, as well as Nurmi's relationships with James Dean, Marlon Brando and Elvis Presley.
January 29, 2021
Lights, Camera, Author! - Rob Paulsen #2
An interview with voice actor Rob Paulsen (Animaniacs, Pinky and the Brain, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)
January 26, 2021
Lights, Camera, Author - Lee Goldberg
An interview with Lee Goldberg, author of "Bone Canyon" and executive producer of "Diagnosis: Murder"
January 19, 2021
Lights, Camera, Author! - Michael Anthony
An interview with Michael Anthony, author of "Life at Hamilton: Sometimes You Throw Away Your Shot, Only to Find Your Story."
January 13, 2021
The Junot Files - Michael Leibowitz
An interview with Michael Leibowitz, founder of the Masterful Movie Movement
January 6, 2021
The Junot Files - Tisha Sterling
An interview with actress Tisha Sterling, author of "My Funny Valentine - A Tribute to My Mother."
December 29, 2020
The Junot Files - Jeannine Riley
An interview with Jeannine Riley, author of "The Bolder Woman - It's About Time."
December 22, 2020
The Junot Files - Richard Lertzman
An interview with Richard Lertzman, author of "Deconstructing the Rat Pack: Joey, the Mob and the Summit
December 16, 2020
The Junot Files: Bill Cassara
An interview with Bill Cassara, author of "Hollywood in Monterey:  Chronicles of a Cop" published by BearManor Media.
December 10, 2020
The Junot Files: John Barbour
An interview with John Barbour, author of  "Your Mother's Not a Virgin!: The Bumpy Life and Times of the Canadian Dropout who changed the Face of American TV! "
December 3, 2020
The Junot Files: Robin Bragg-Marcelli and Rick Marcelli
An interview with Robin Bragg-Marcelli and Rick Marcelli, author of "Hide Your Love Away: An Intimate Story of Brian Epstein."
November 26, 2020
The Junot Files - Evelle LeChat
An interview with horror movie hostess Evelle LeChat, the reigning Vampira!
November 12, 2020
The Junot Files - Danforth Prince
An interview with Danforth Prince, co-author of "Mercedes de Acosta: Hollywood's Greatest Lover."
November 5, 2020
The Junot Files - Amy Bruni
An interview with Amy Bruni, star of the Travel Channel's "Kindred Spirits" and author of "Life With the Afterlife."
October 28, 2020
The Junot Files - William Hazelgrove
An interview with William Hazelgrove, author of "Sally Rand:  American Sex Symbol."
October 22, 2020
The Junot Files - Harold Holzer
An interview with Harold Holzer, author of "The Presidents vs. the Press."
October 14, 2020
The Junot Files: Peter David
Jim Junot interviews Peter David, author of "Mr. Sulu Grabbed My Ass, and Other Highlights from a Life in Comics, Novels, Television, Films and Video Games."
October 8, 2020
The Junot Files: Kenneth Womack
An interview with Kenneth Womack, author of "John Lennon 1980 - The Last Days in the Life"
October 3, 2020
The Junot Files: David J. Skal
An interview with David J. Skal, author of "Fright Favorites"
September 20, 2020
The Junot Files: Maureen Whittaker
An interview with Maureen Whittaker, author of "Jeremy Brett - Playing a Part"
September 17, 2020
The Junot Files: Eilidh McGinness
An interview with Eilidh McGinness, author of "Josephine: Singer, Dancer, Soldier, Spy."
September 12, 2020
The Junot Files: Art Bell
An interview with Art Bell, author of "Constant Comedy:  How I Started Comedy Central and Lost My Sense of Humor."
September 5, 2020
The Junot Files: Gareth Owen
An interview with Gareth Owen, author of "Raising an Eyebrow: My Life with Roger Moore"
August 30, 2020
The Junot Files: Kevin McAleer
An interview with Kevin McAleer, author of "Errol Flynn:  An Epic Life."
August 23, 2020
The Junot Files: Suzi Quatro
An interview with Suzi Quatro
August 9, 2020
The Junot Files: Alexandra Heller-Nicholas
An interview with Alexandra Heller-Nicholas, author of "1000 Women in Horror - 1895-2018" published by BearManor Media.
August 2, 2020
The Junot Files - Bill Levy
An interview with Bill Levy, author of "Lawman"
July 29, 2020
The Junot Files - Dylan Howard
An interview with Dylan Howard, author of "Bad" and "Royals at War"
July 25, 2020
The Junot Files: Marc Eliot
An interview with Marc Eliot, author of "Walt Disney:  Hollywood's Dark Prince."
July 19, 2020
The Junot Files - Harold Schechter
An interview with Harold Schechter, author of "Ripped From the Headlines."
June 26, 2020
The Junot Files: Sally Rosenthal & Julia Marchesi
The Junot Files:  Sally Rosenthal & Julia Marchesi, producers of "Mae West:  Dirty Blonde" of "American Masters" series on PBS.
June 6, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author! - Martin Turnbull
The latest Lights, Camera, Author! featuring an interview with Martin Turnbull, author of "The Heart of the Lion."
May 22, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author! - Danforth Prince
An interview with Danforth Prince, co-author of "Too Many Damn Rainbows."
May 17, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author - Elyce Helford
Lights, Camera, Author! featuring an interview with Dr. Elyce Helford, author of "What Price Hollywood?"
May 16, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author! - Caitlin Crosby
Lights, Camera, Author! - Caitlin Crosby, author of "You are the Key"
May 9, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author #30 - Charles Tranberg
Lights, Camera, Author! #30 - an interview with Charles Tranberg, author of "I Love the Illusion: The Life and Career of Agnes Moorehead."
May 2, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author! #29 - John Pascoe
Lights, Camera, Author! #29 - an interview with John Pascoe, author of "Madeleine Carroll:  Actress and Humanitarian"
May 1, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author! #28 - Rupert Alistair
Lights, Camera, Author! #28 - Rupert Alistair, author of "Girl Next Door"
April 28, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author! #27 - Shawn Levy
Lights, Camera, Author #27 - an interview with Shawn Levy, author of "The Castle on Sunset"
April 26, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author! #26 - Agata Frymus
Lights, Camera, Author! #26 - An interview with Agata Frymus, author of "Damsels and Divas"
April 19, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author! #25 - Robert Sellers
Lights, Camera, Author! #25 - an interview with Robert Sellers, author of "When Harry Met Cubby"
April 17, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author! #24 - Jenny Boyd
Lights, Camera, Author! #24 - an interview with Jenny Boyd, author of "Jennifer Juniper"
April 10, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author #23 - Steve Stoliar
An interview with Steve Stoliar, author of "Raised Eyebrows"
April 3, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author! #22 - Shar Daws
An interview with Shar Daws, author of "Bombshells:  Five Women Who Set the Fifties on Fire"
March 27, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author #21 - Lili Anolik
An interview with Lili Anolik, author of "Hollywood's Eve:  Eve Babitz and the Secret History of L.A."
March 20, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author! #20 - Laura Wagner
An interview with Laura Wagner, author of "Hollywood's Hard-Luck Ladies"
March 13, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author! #19 - Kathy Reichs
An interview with Kathy Reichs, author of "Conspiracy of Bones" and the producer of the TV show "Bones"
March 6, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author! #18 - Chris Costello
An interview with Chris Costello, author of "Lou's on First" and daughter of Lou Costello (of Abbott and Costello)
March 2, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author! #16 - Francis Gary Powers, Jr.
An interview with Francis Gary Powers, Jr., author of "Spy Pilot" and technical consultant on the movie "Bridge of Spies"
February 14, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author! #15 - Christina Lane
An interview with Christina Lane, author of "Phantom Lady."
February 7, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author! #15 - J. Michael Straczynski
An interview with J. Michael Straczynski, author of "Becoming Superman"
January 31, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author! #12 - Rob Paulsen
An interview with Rob Paulsen, author of "Voice Lessons"
January 24, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author! #12 - Danny Fingeroth
Lights, Camera, Author! #12 featuring Danny Fingeroth, author of "A Marvelous Life"
January 17, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author! #11 - Lucy O'Brien
An interview with Lucy O'Brien, author of "Dusty"
January 10, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author! #10 - Nathalia Holt
An interview with Nathalia Holt, author of "The Queens of Animation"
January 3, 2020
Lights, Camera, Author! #09 - Don Iwerks
Lights, Camera, Author! #09 - Don Iwerks - "Walt Disney's Ultimate Inventor"
December 27, 2019
Lights, Camera, Author #8 - Mark Vieira
Lights, Camera, Author #8 - Mark Vieira talks about the book "Adrian"
December 20, 2019
Lights, Camera, Author #7 - Sheila Weller
An interview with Sheila Weller, author of "Carrie Fisher:  A Life on the Edge."
December 13, 2019
Lights, Camera, Author! #6 - LeAnne Ford
Lights, Camera, Author! #6 - LeAnne Ford, host of HGTV's "Designed by the Fords" - co-author of "Work In Progress"
December 6, 2019
Lights, Camera, Author! #5 - Leif Garrett
Lights, Camera, Author! #5 - Leif Garrett
November 29, 2019
Lights, Camera, Author! #3 - Danforth Prince
An interview with Danforth Prince, author of "Burt Reynolds - Put the Pedal to the Metal"
November 15, 2019
Lights, Camera, Author! #2 - Joe Posnanski
An interview with Joe Posnanski, author of "The Life and Afterlife of Harry Houdini"
November 8, 2019
Lights, Camera, Author! - Burt Kearns
An interview with Burt Kearns, co-author with Jeff Abraham of "The Show Won't Go On: The Most Shocking, Bizarre, and Historic Deaths of Performers Onstage"
November 1, 2019
The Junot Files: Mark A. Vieira
An interview with Mark A. Vieira, author of "Forbidden Hollywood: The Pre-Code Era (1930-1934), published by The Running Press/Turner Classic Movies.
October 21, 2019
The Junot Files: Nicole Weisensee Egan
An interview with Nicole Weisensee Egan, author of "Chasing Cosby:  The Downfall of America's Dad.
October 17, 2019
The Junot Files: Sloan De Forest
An interview with Sloan De Forest, author of "Dynamic Dames: 50 Leading Ladies Who Made History" published by The Running Press.
October 14, 2019
The Junot Files: Jonathan Margolis
An interview with Jonathan Margolis, author of "Cleese Encounters"
October 10, 2019
The Junot Files: Diane McBain
An interview with Diane McBain, star of "Surfside 6" and "Spinout" about her book "Famous Enough:  A Hollywood Memoir" published by BearManor Media.
October 4, 2019
The Junot Files: Robert Matzen
An interview with Robert Matzen, author of "Dutch Girl: Audrey Hepburn and World War II" published by GoodKnight Books.
July 6, 2019
The Junot Files: Donna L. Hill
An interview with Donna L. Hill, author of "Rudolph Valentino:  The Silent Idol" available at
July 5, 2019
The Junot Files: Deborah Del Vecchio
An interview with Deborah and Carl Del Vecchio, authors of Beverly Garland:  Her Life and Career, published by McFarland Books.
July 2, 2019
The Junot Files - Steve Bergsman
An interview with Steve Bergsman, author of "I Put a spell on You: The Bizarre Live of Screamin' Jay Hawkins" published by Feral House Books.
June 23, 2019
The Junot Files - Mark Griffin
Jim Junot talks with author Mark Griffin, who has a new book entitled "All That Heaven Allows: A Biography of Rock Hudson," published by Harper Collins.
June 18, 2019
The Junot Files: Gretchen Bonaduce
An interview with Gretchen Bonaduce, author of "Surviving Agent Orange and Other Things I Learned From Being Thrown Under the Partridge Family Bus," published by Rare Bird Books.
September 20, 2018
The Junot Files: Linda Alexander
An interview with Linda Alexander, author of "The Life and Death of Rising Star Steve Ihnat: Gone Too Soon," published by BearManor Media
September 19, 2018
The Junot Files: Sue Cameron
An interview with Sue Cameron, author of "Hollywood Secrets and Scandals" published by BearManor Media.
September 16, 2018
The Junot Files: Danforth Prince
An interview with Danforth Prince, author of the upcoming book "Hugh Hefner: Empire of Skin" available from Blood Moon Productions on October 31, 2018.
September 10, 2018
The Junot Files: Michelle Morgan
An interview with Michelle Morgan, author of "The Girl: Marilyn Monroe, the Seven Year Itch, and the Birth of an Unlikely Feminist" published by The Running Press.
August 27, 2018
The Junot Files: Charles Casillo
An interview with Charles Casillo, author of "Marilyn Monroe: The Private Life of a Public Icon" (published by St. Martin's Press)
August 24, 2018
The Junot Files: Sandra Grabman with Barry Newman
An interview with Sandra Grabman, author of "Spotlight & Shadows: The Albert Salmi Story" with special guest Barry Newman (published by BearManor Media) NOTE: "THE PRICE" WAS SALMI'S FAVORITE PLAY. HE MET PEGGY ANN GARNER WHILE PERFORMING IN "BUS STOP."
August 23, 2018
The Junot Files: Thomas Gladysz
An interview with Thomas Gladysz, author of "Louise Brooks: The Persistent Star" published by The Louise Brooks Society.
August 19, 2018
The Junot Files: Dwayne Epstein
An interview with Dwayne Epstein, author of "Lee Marvin: Point Blank," published by Schaffner Press.
August 16, 2018
The Junot Files: Tim Lussier
An interview with Tim Lussier, author of "Bare Knees Flapper" published by McFarland Publishing.
August 12, 2018
The Junot Files: Mollie Gregory
An interview with Mollie Gregory, author of "Stuntwomen: The Untold Hollywood Story" published by the University Press of Kentucky.
August 5, 2018
The Junot Files: Jennifer Ann Redmond
An interview with Jennifer Ann Redmond, author of "Southern Belle to Hollywood Hell: Corliss Palmer and her Scandalous Rise and Fall," published by BearManor Media.
July 30, 2018
The Junot Files: Tony Villecco
An interview with Tony Villecco, author of "Pola Negri: The Hollywood Years"
July 28, 2018
The Junot Files: Alan K. Rode
An interview with Alan K. Rode, author of "Michael Curtiz: A Life in Film" published by University Press of Kentucky.
July 18, 2018
The Junot Files: Ronnie Schneider
An interview with Ronnie Schneider, author of "Out of Our Heads: The Rolling Stones, the Beatles and Me," published by CLB, Inc.
July 16, 2018
The Junot Files: Mary Mallory
An interview with Mary Mallory, author of "Living With Grace: Life Lessons from America's Princess" published by Lyons Press.
July 16, 2018