Donzaleigh Abernathy, The Listening, plus 50 Years of The Point: Next on TVC

We’ll play Part 2 of our conversation with actress, author, and vocalist Donzaleigh Abernathy, plus we’ll replay our conversation with Laugh-In star JoAnne Worley, on the next edition of TV CONFIDENTIAL, airing Feb. 26-28 at the following times and venues:

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Friday 2/26
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Friday 2/26
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Saturday 2/27
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Sunday 2/28
11pm ET, 8pm PT
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WKXO AM 1500 and FM 103.5
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Saturday 2/27
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Saturday 2/27
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Saturday 2/27
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Saturday 2/27
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Sunday 2/21
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Saturday 2/27
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Saturday 2/27
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Sunday 2/28
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Saturday 2/27
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WLAD AM 800 and FM 94.1
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Sunday 2/28
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KSCO AM-1080 and FM-104.1
San Jose, Santa Cruz and Salinas, CA
Sunday 2/28
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Sunday 2/28
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Kimberley, British Columbia, Canada
Sunday 2/28
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Sunday 2/28
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Paris, TX
Sunday 2/28
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Dothan, AL
Sunday 2/28
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Photo credit Mary Anne Halpin

This week’s program will include Part 2 of a conversation that began last week with Donzaleigh Abernathy, star of Lifetime Television’s Any Day Now, and the youngest daughter of the Rev. Ralph David Abernathy—the man who co-founded the Civil Rights Movement along with his best friend, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Donzaleigh is the lead soloist on “The Listening,” a unique social justice choral project inspired by “Beyond Vietnam: A Time for Break Silence,” a speech delivered by Dr. King in April 1967. We’ll ask Donzaleigh how she became involved with “The Listening.” We’ll also talk about the direct line between Donzaleigh and national youth poet laureate Amanda Gorman, and how Rev. Abernathy encouraged Donzaleigh to pursue her career as an artist just before he died. Donzaleigh Abernathy will join us in our second hour.

“The Listening” is now available as a single through Amazon, iTunes, Spotify, and Pandora.

Donzaleigh’s book Partners to History: Martin Luther King Jr., Ralph David Abernathy, and The Civil Right Movement is a pictorial history of the Civil Rights Movement that also captures the words of both Dr. King and Rev. Abernathy, while showing you first-hand glimpses of who they were as fathers, as husbands, and as people. Donzaleigh will discuss Partners to History in a two-hour Zoom talk hosted by the Pasadena Public Library on Saturday, Feb. 27 beginning at 2pm. The Zoom talk is free, but registration is required. Go to for more information.

Also in our second hour: We will celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of The Point, the first feature-length animated movie made for television, which aired for the first time on the ABC Movie of the Week in February 1971. Written by Harry Nilsson, and featuring the voice of Mike Lookinland (The Brady Bunch) and original songs by Nilsson, The Point remains an iconic film, despite a somewhat convoluted broadcast and distribution history that includes five different narrators for its various releases.

Plus: Earlier this month, Time-Life made its comprehensive DVD release Rowan and Martin’s Laugh-In: The Complete Series available at retail for the very first time. With that in mind, we will replay our September 2013 conversation with Laugh-In star JoAnne Worley as part of our first hour.

A force of nature in every sense of the word, JoAnne Worley is also one of the most accomplished musical stars and stage actresses the industry has ever known, having starred in such productions as Mame, Gypsy, Hello, Dolly!, The Drowsy Chaperone, The Pirates of Penzance, The Odd Couple and Wicked. A onetime member of the acclaimed improv group Second City, JoAnne will talk about her career in comedy, plus we’ll ask her about her work as president of Actors and Others for Animals, one of the longest-standing animal welfare organizations in Los Angeles.

TV CONFIDENTIAL: A radio talk show about television
Fri 9am ET, 6am PT on WBRT AM 1320/FM 97.1 (Bardstown, KY)
Fri 7pm ET and PT on Share-a-Vision Radio, and CX Radio Brazil
Fri 10pm ET, 7pm PT, Sat/Sun 11pm ET, 8pm PT on RadioSlot (San Francisco, CA)
Sat 9am ET, 6am PT on WKXO 1500 AM and 103.5 FM (Lexington-Fayette/Richmond/Berea, KY)
Sat Noon ET, 9am PT on KZFX FM (Ridgecrest/California City, CA)
Sat 3pm ET, Noon PT on WTCA 1050 AM and 106.1 FM (Plymouth, IN)
Sat 4pm CT, 2pm PT and Sun 6pm CT, 4pm PT on KSCJ 1360 AM and 94.9 FM (Sioux City, IA)
Sat 8pm ET, 5pm PT and Sun 10am ET, 7am PT on Indiana Talks (Huntington, IN)
Sat 10pm ET, 7pm PT on 920 WON The Apple  (Brooklyn, NY)
Sun 5am ET, 2am PT on WLAD-AM 800 and FM 94.1 (Danbury, CT)
Sun 9am ET, 6am PT on KSCO-AM 1080 (San Jose/Santa Cruz/Salinas, CA)
Sun 9am ET, 6am PT on KOMY-AM 1340 (La Selva Beach/Watsonville, CA)
Sun 1pm ET, 10am PT on CROC Radio (British Columbia, Canada)
Sun 6pm CT, 4pm PT on KLTF (St. Cloud/Little Falls, MN)
Sun 8pm CT, 6pm PT on KPLT AM and FM (Paris, TX)
Sun 10pm ET, 7pm PT on WDIG AM (Dothan, AL)
Sun 9pm PT, Mon Mid ET on KHMB-AM and FM (Half Moon Bay, CA)
Various times throughout the week on the Entertainment Channel at Passionate World Talk Radio

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