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Really Famous with Kara Mayer Robinson

Mar 4, 2019

Don't you just love Annie Potts?

The Young Sheldon, Toy Story 4, Ghostbusters, Pretty in Pink and Designing Women actress and I talk about things big and small.

You'll hear about:

  • Young Sheldon, the prequel to The Big Bang Theory (Annie plays Meemaw.)
  • Toy Story 4 (coming in June!) and working with Tom Hanks (Annie voices Bo Peep and Tom, of course, voices Woody.)
  • Annie's sons, who are now "proper grownups"
  • Annie's 30-year marriage to her husband, who's an executive producer on NCIS New Orleans
  • How she splits her time between LA, NY and New Orleans
  • Annie's three lives
  • Being green and clean in LA
  • Concerns about the South
  • Her favorite TV shows, eating habits, and what she does for fun
  • A remake of Designing Women by Linda Bloodworth Thomason
  • Les Moonves
  • Women in Hollywood
  • Chuck Lorre
  • Alan Arkin
  • Killing Eve, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel and more
  • Being famous


WATCH Annie Potts do a fast, fun video! (Avail 3/5)


SEE pictures of Annie Potts & me recording this podcast.


GET READY for my new behind-the-scenes videos on YouTube!



This episode was recorded at RIU Plaza New York Times Square. Thank you, RIU! #itsriutime


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