Tag: actor
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Interview
Airdate: March 23, 2017

The comedian and author discusses growing up in a family of police officers, the influence of Bobo Brazil on his aspirations as an entertainer, and his new memoir Cheech is Not My Real Name…Just Don’t Call Me Chong!.

‘…the thing that really strikes me is the emotional grind...But what really happens is that now, you show the kid you care...Well, that gives the kid license to open up to you, and they tell you stories that’ll crush you. I’ve got a couple of stories in there that you go home and you have to sit and just veg to try to come down from this emotional stuff.’ – Actor Tony Danza, on teachers also playing the roles of mother, father, social worker, best friend and confidant
Blog: Seen & HeardBlog: Staff & Guest Blog
October 12th, 2012

Here’s a roundup of all the guests that graced the couch on the Tavis Smiley set in September 2012.