Norman Lear, a legendary producer, director, and creator of top sitcoms in the United States such as Good Times, The Jeffersons and All in the Family is the latest addition to the PodcastOne fraternity. The 94-year-old World War 2 veteran will be hosting a weekly show that first debuted on May 1. In the new program dubbed as ‘All Of The Above with Norman Lear,’ he addresses a broad range of issues ranging from music, sports, current events, politics, and comedy.
Furthermore, in every weekly show, Mr. Lear will be hosting a celebrity on his show, and so far he has been joined by stars such as America Ferrera, Julia Louis –Dreyfus, and Amy Poehler. The show can be accessed by fans every Monday on PodcastOne.com, iTunes, and the PodcastOne app.
During a brief press briefing, Norman Lear expressed that he had been waiting to launch a new podcast after half of his life. Moreover, he urged his listeners to view him as one of his peers regardless of his age and to subscribe to the new podcast. Besides Mr. Lear’s career in broadcasting, he is also a founder of a liberal advocacy group known as People for the American Way.
Norman Pattiz, who is the initiator and chairman at PodcastOne elucidated that he was happy to have Norman Lear join the PodcastOne family and that airing his podcast on the platform a big success.
About Norman Pattiz
Norman Pattiz is a prominent broadcasting entrepreneur behind the success of Westwood one and PodcastOne radio networks. Under his excellent leadership, Westwood One evolved into the biggest radio and source for news, entertainment, sports and talk show. Learn more: http://www.bloomberg.com/research/stocks/private/person.asp?personId=313830&privcapId=308417164
Mr. Pattiz created and launched Courtside Entertainment Group in 2010 in Los Angeles. The broadcasting company focused on producing and financing multi-platform and quality programming. Furthermore, it hosted top radio celebrities like Bill O’Reilly, Ron Paul, Laura Ingraham and Dr. Drew Pinsky. In 2013, Mr. Pattiz founded another revolutionary communication network PodcastOne, and the company has since risen to be a top player in the broadcast industry working with renowned personalities like Adam Carolla, Dennis Miller, Kathie Lee Gifford, Jillian Michaels and NPR New York among several many others.
Norman Pattiz has had a successful career as a broadcaster, and in 2000 and 2002 he was elected by President Bill Clinton to be among the Broadcasting Board of Governors of USA. Furthermore, he was inaugurated into the National Radio Hall of Fame and was awarded the Giants of Broadcasting Award by Library of American Broadcasting. Learn more: http://normanpattiz.com/author/npattiz/