Besides starring in films and TV shows, Menounos is author to the New York Times best-selling “EveryGirl’s Guide” lifestyle book series. Menounos and partner Keven Undergaro are also co-founders of the digital juggernaut AfterBuzz TV – the largest online broadcast network dedicated to producing recap ‘after-shows’ for your favorite TV shows – that boasts over 200 hosts and 23 million downloads per week.
Jenny McCarthy is a comedian, actress, host and best-selling author. Catch her show Monday through Friday from 10 am to noon ET on SiriusXM Stars.
Donny Deutsch is the star, executive producer and creator of Donny!, a scripted TV series which aired its first season in fall 2015 on USA Network and is now available on demand. He is the former host of CNBC’s The Big Idea with Donny Deutsch and regularly appears on MSNBC’s Morning Joe. Deutsch is the author of Often Wrong, Never in Doubt and The Big Idea: How to Make Your Entrepreneurial Dreams Come True from the AHA Moment to Your First Million. He is also Chairman Emeritus of Deutsch Inc., one of the world’s leading advertising agencies.
Taylor Strecker was discovered in a New York City bar only a few months after graduating from Ithaca College’s Park School of Communications. When the Programming Director of Sirius Satellite Radio’s brand new channel for Cosmo Magazine overheard this raspy voiced Boston native, she knew she had found her radio show personality. Since launching the groundbreaking “for women by women” radio station in March 2006, Taylor, the host of Wake up! With Taylor now on SiriusXM Stars 109, has been coined a “lil’ shot of espresso.”
Dr Laura Schlessinger A best selling author of 10 adult books and four children's books, which range from the provocative to the poignant, Dr. Laura Schlessinger offers no-nonsense advice infused with strong ethics, accountability and personal responsibility. Dr. Laura reaches approximately 8 million listeners.
Jennifer HuttJennifer Koppelman Hutt always knew she would end up on radio, but she thought her singing voice would get her there. Instead, she became the co-host of a popular drive-time radio talk show and an acclaimed television show: “Whatever with Alexis and Jennifer” (Sirius/XM), and “Whatever, Martha!” Her self-deprecating humor, honesty, and willingness to talk about everything – from grieving the loss of a parent, to transforming her body and spirit through healthy eating and exercise, to her obsessions with Hello Kitty and Pop-Tarts – has won her legions of loyal listeners/viewers since 2005.
Sonya FitzpatrickRenowned animal communicator Sonya Fitzpatrick hosts this weekly call-in show talking both to and about pets. Sonya will help pet lovers understand and connect with their pets — both living and passed on — and teach them how to see things from the pet's point of view.
Rabbi Harlan J. WechslerRabbi Harlan J. Wechsler is the founding Rabbi of Congregation Or Zarua in New York City and taught Jewish ethics and the history of Jewish thought in the philosophy department of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America. A pioneer in the development of chaplaincy in hospitals, he has taught clergy of all faiths how to minister to the ill.
Seth RudetskySeth's played piano and/or conducted for shows such as Les Miserables, Phantom Of The Opera, Mamma Mia, Ragtime, Thoroughly Modern Millie and The Producers, as well as the off-Broadway shows Forever Plaid and The Fantasticks. Seth was voted "The Funniest Gay Male In New York" at Stand Up New York.
Denise Albert and Melissa Musen Gerstein
Denise and Melissa are featured contributors to Raising America on HLN which looks at the day’s news from a parent’s perspective. They are also the creators of Mamarazzi®, events organized nationwide which provide mommy bloggers and media with access to celebrities to discuss parenting. They are co-founders of Strut, The Fashionable Mom Show, a fashion show that has presented during Mercedes Benz Fashion Week at Lincoln Center, which showcases models who are mothers of different shapes and sizes on a mission to empower women. The MOMS are regular contributors to The Huffington Post Parents.
Pia LindstromPia Lindström worked in TV journalism for three decades as a news reporter, co-anchor, theater and movie critic, and arts editor in California and New York, receiving two Emmy Awards and the New York AP Award for news reporting. Along with promoting the theatre arts, Lindström hosts Book Radio.