Recently, Norman Pattiz announced that Norman Lear, a World War II veteran, a writer, director, creator, and producer of renowned Sitcoms like Good Times had joined PodcastOne. Norman Lear is credited for creating numerous sitcoms that revolutionized American Television. He brings his progressive voice to the microphone with a cherished weekly podcast, All of the above with Norman Lear. The show will take listeners on an informative ride of conversations ranging from current events, politics, music, social issues, comedy, to family. Besides covering the topics that anyone can think of, the show will often feature the distinctive perspectives of politicians, celebrities, and common people. Each week, Lear shall be joined by Paul Hipp who is his great friend, composer, actor, and sidekick.
Early celebrities to be featured in the show include Julia Luis-Dreyfus, Amy Poehler, America Ferrera, and Jerrod Carmichael (http://dashconference.com/speakers/norman-pattiz/). Some of the conversation topics range from race in media with Carmichael, Veep with Julia, religion with Poehler, training for a triathlon with Ferrera to Luis-Dreyfus’s son’s basketball talents. The show debuted on May 1. New episodes of the show have been available every Monday on the PodcastOne app, PodcastOne.com, and iTunes.
Norman Lear noted that he wanted to wait until half of his life was over to start a podcast. Despite of his age, Lear regards himself as a peer to everybody. Norman Pattiz said that he has known and admired Lear for a long period. He went on to say that he was happy to have his podcast on PodcastOne.
Soon, Norman Lear will be turning 95. He was alive when the television was invented. Lear has written, produced, and created over a hundred shows. At one time, he had nine shows on television at the same time. In addition, Lear established People for the American Way, a liberal advocacy group of 300,000 members. Through his work with the group, President Clinton awarded him the National Medal of the Arts. This information was originally reported on Yahoo Finance as explained in this link https://finance.yahoo.com/news/norman-pattiz-announces-hollywoods-legendary-204000537.html
About Norman Pattiz
Norman Pattiz is the executive chairman and founder of PodcastOne. Moreover, he is the founder and chairman of Westwood One. Though his transformative leadership, Pattiz enabled the firm to become the largest radio network in America for offering sports, entertainment, traffic, and news programming to the broadcast industry. In 2010, he founded Courtside Entertainment Group, a company that produces and finances quality programming on different platforms in Los Angeles. Courtside Entertainment Group is home to high profile personalities like Ron Paul and Bill O’Reilly. Pattiz has enabled PodcastOne to become a major player in the audio on-demand programming.