Vince Van Patten, Laura Niemi, plus a Look at Fall Premieres: Next on TVC

Actors Vince Van Patten and Laura Niemi and Entertainment Weekly editor at large Lynette Rice will join us this weekend on TV CONFIDENTIAL, airing Sept. 13-15 at the following times and venues:

Share-a-Vision Radio
San Francisco Bay Area
Friday 9/13
7pm ET, 4pm PT
10pm ET, 7pm PT
Click on the Listen Live button at
or listen to us on the KSAV TuneIn channel
San Francisco, CA
Friday 9/13
10pm ET, 7pm PT
Saturday 9/14
11pm ET, 8pm PT
Sunday 9/15
11pm ET, 8pm PT
with replays Monday thru Friday 11am ET, 8am PT
Click on the Talk Slot button at

KDUN AM-1030
Reedsport, OR
Saturday 9/14
Noon ET, 9am PT
Streaming at

WTCA 1050 AM and 106.1 FM
Plymouth, IN
Saturday 9/15
3pm ET, Noon PT
Streaming at
or listen to us on the WTCA TuneIn channel

KSCJ Talk Radio 1360 AM and 94.9 FM
Sioux City, IA
Saturday 9/14
4pm CT, 2pm PT
Sunday 9/15
6pm CT, 4pm PT
Streaming at
or listen to us on the KSCJ TuneIn channel

Indiana Talks
Huntington, IN
Saturday 9/14
8pm ET, 5pm PT
Sunday 9/15
10am ET, 7am PT
Click on the player at
or listen to us on the Indiana Talks TuneIn channel

WON 920 The Apple
Brooklyn, NY
Saturday 9/15
10pm ET, 7pm PT
Streaming at

KSCO AM-1080 and FM-104.1
San Jose, Santa Cruz and Salinas, CA
Sunday 9/15
9am ET, 6am PT
Also streaming at
or listen to us on the KSCO TuneIn channel

KOMY AM-1340
La Selva Beach and Watsonville, CA
Sunday 9/15
9am ET, 6am PT
Hear us online on the KOMY TuneIn channel

CROC Radio
Kimberley, British Columbia, Canada
Sunday 9/15
1pm ET, 10am PT
Streaming at
or listen to us on the CROC Radio TuneIn channel

KPLT 1490 AM and 96.3 FM
Paris, TX
Sunday 9/15
8pm CT, 6pm PT
Streaming at
or listen to us on the KPLT TuneIn channel

KOTA AM 1380 and FM 110.7
Rapid City, SD
Sunday 9/15
9pm MT, 8pm PT
Also streaming at
Hear us online on the KOTA TuneIn channel

KHMB AM-1710
KHMV-LP 100.9 FM

Half Moon Bay, CA
Sunday 9/15
9pm PT (Mid ET Mon 9/16)
Click on the Listen Live button at
or listen to us on the KHMB/KHMV TuneIn channel
A member of the Truli Media Group
Ann Arbor, MI ~ Boston, MA ~ Chicago, IL ~ Melrose, FL ~ Los Angeles, CA
Various times throughout the week on
and the PWR channel on TuneIn

Most of you probably know Vince Van Patten as the youngest son of Eight is Enough star Dick Van Patten, as well as a very successful actor in his own right and the longtime host of The World Poker Tour on Fox Sports 1. Some of you probably remember Vince as one of the best tennis professionals throughout the ’70s and ’80s, beating the likes of John McEnroe, Ilie Nastase, and Vitas Gerulitas and ranking 25th among the top tennis players in the world at the peak of his powers. What you may not know is that Vince Van Patten is also a world class poker player—having developed a passion for the game at a very young age, with the help and encouragement of his father.

Vince’s knowledge of the game is at the heart of 7 Days to Vegas, a new comedy about the world of professional poker players and the often crazy wagers that they make among each other that is also based on a true story: the time that Vince found himself having to walk to Las Vegas from his home in the San Fernando Valley as a result of losing a bet. 7 Days to Vegas premiered earlier this year to rave reviews at the Palm Springs International Film Festival. calls the movie “pure comic genius,” while Vince himself describes 7 Days to Vegas as “The Hangover Meets The Sting.” Vince Van Patten will join us in our second hour.

7 Days to Vegas will be released in select theaters beginning Friday, Sept. 20. The movie will then become available for viewing on demand on iTunes and Amazon beginning Tuesday, Sept. 24. For more information, go to or

Our first hour will include a conversation with Laura Niemi, the actress who plays Milo Ventimiglia’s mom, Marilyn Pearson, on the hit NBC series This Is Us—the No. 1 show on any broadcast or cable network in the all-important 18-49 demo, and the No. 2-ranked dramatic series in total viewership. Season Four of This Is Us begins Tuesday, Sept. 24 on NBC, while the network announced earlier this year that it has renewed This is Us for an additional two seasons. We’ll talk about that, plus we’ll ask Laura about working with Oscar winner Anne Hathaway in the upcoming Netflix movie, The Last Thing He Wanted, her background in theatre and the performance rock band Spork, and more.

Also this week: Lynette Rice, editor at large for Entertainment Weekly, will join us in our first hour with some recommendations on which shows to watch this fall season on network TV, cable, and the various streaming platforms.

TV CONFIDENTIAL: A radio talk show about television
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 Noon ET, 9am PT on KDUN AM-1030 (Reedsport, OR)
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 Talk Radio 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 WON 920 The Apple (Brooklyn, NY)
Sun 9am ET, 6am PT on KSCO-AM 1080 (San Jose, Santa Cruz and Salinas, CA)
Sun 9am ET, 6am PT on KOMY-AM 1340 (La Selva Beach and Watsonville, CA)
Sun 1pm ET, 10am PT on CROC Radio (British Columbia, Canada)
Sun 8pm CT, 6pm PT on KPLT AM and FM (Paris, TX)
Sun 9pm MT, 8pm PT on KOTA AM 1380 and FM 110.7 (Rapid City, SD)
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 PWRNetwork

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