Ellen: Julianne Moore Interview
Can you believe it is an election year again already? Just four years ago, a newcomer on the political scene polarized voters and created a media sensation: Sarah Palin.
In 2008, it was comedian Tina Fey who was gaining notice for portraying the former Alaska governor, who burst onto the scene as the Republican Vice Presidential nominee.
Julianne Moore & HBO Game Change
Now, four years later, actress Julianne Moore is portraying Sarah Palin in a new HBO movie that’s already garnering both buzz and criticism. The actress will discuss her role and the reaction so far when she visits The Ellen DeGeneres Show on March 5 2012.
The HBO movie Game Change, based on a book about the 2008 election, is premiering this month. Learn what Julianne Moore did to prepare herself for the role of Sarah Palin, and what else she has been up to recently.
Ellen: Idina Menzel
She achieved breakout success on Broadway in the original cast of the musical Rent. Since then, she’s launched a successful singing career, and started a family with her onetime Rent costar, Taye Diggs.
Now, Idina Menzel is visiting Ellen to catch up on her busy life. Idina Menzel also garnered rave reviews in the Bradway musical Wicked and guest starred on the Fox musical series Glee, and now she is bringing her own concert special to TV.
Idina Menzel: Barefoot at the Symphony
The PBS special “Barefoot at the Symphony” is her latest televised concert, and she’ll be telling Ellen where and when to watch her perform, when she stops by the talk show on March 5 2012.
PBS is becoming a hot source for programming these days, with the breakout success of British miniseries Downton Abbey, and popular music has always been a programming staple. Hopefully Idina Menzel will tell us how to find her special among the countless PBS pledge drives.
Ellen: March 5 2012
Ellen loves showcasing real life moments and photos, helping us find the humor in our lives. The March 5 2012 episode of her show will also feature fun video clips and bloopers, and probably a few surprises as well.
Don’t forget to tune in and then log on to Recapo to read all about what you saw on the show.