Show No. 88
First hour: Award-winning independent film actress Tanna Frederick (Hollywood Dreams, Queen of the Lot, Irene in Time) joins Ed for a conversation about her work with director Henry Jaglom, as well as her upcoming performance in the stage production of A.R. Gurney’s Sylvia. Also in this hour: TV Guide business editor Stephen Battaglio (David Susskind: A Televised Life) discusses the 50th anniversary of former FCC chairman Newton Minow's famous "vast wasteland" speech on the state of network television; the possible next moves for Katie Couric and Oprah Winfrey; and what impact Ashton Kutcher might have on the future of Two and a Half Men. Plus: Phil Gries remembers Project 20, a series of historical documentaries from the 1950s and '60s that, in many ways, were a forerunner to the work of Ken Burns.