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Nice nice to see a big -- I -- do that I'm gonna flat out this exciting for me and of course -- -- also -- Hollywood these pictures we don't usually get the sit in chairs like fees.
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Are out there is big news you have a dvd coming out of that -- and it's nominated for a -- so tell us about the dvd.
Well it's it's they showed that we won the -- -- and it's.
The second act.
And the prospectus.
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Things in there.
Some very interesting acting choices.
And -- second half is about my godmother.
Who's K counts she was a sports -- underground force in -- -- -- she had a huge radio -- She had vocal singers and she.
Brings music like nobody else -- -- hired.
Of course she was -- to run the entire.
-- -- -- -- -- -- Then.
Sued the the next thing she did is she did -- Ellen wait.
Just little something -- -- -- is about the Plaza Hotel yes.
Then she did all kinds of things.
But -- celebrate.
Is -- a nightclub act that she did.
In 1940 and I shot I was too but I saw that and I remember at the stage cannot go back here right and -- I remember these.
I'm -- -- -- slap across from my dad.
-- -- -- to just stop moving and these small arms and this add their audience roaring with laughter.
Because she was truly.
-- Why isn't that it took you for me to learn about or is it that -- this.
It you rent it or show you where she was back I mean that she just -- -- on the front lines why did it take you.
I knew the book but I and you don't always a book but I really and pay attention who wrote it.
She meant the world to me.
I loved her.
She was -- -- You know the light of my life the greatest gift my parents every game in which case times why don't -- why didn't know -- -- Because nobody did I tell you she was underground force.
Anybody in the music industry.
That case -- and they'll tell -- As somebody on the streets some -- Because people.
Needed her and they took from.
But my -- the greens that she would get and the people who do.
I I can't tell you what they say.
So finally to be able to tell those stories and available to talk about her and to be able.
Nobody saw her nightclub act as they didn't think -- you know.
Yeah and this is 1948.
I got Ron Lewis.
Who is that the most incredible choreography that I've ever worked and I've worked with him since 1970.
And have everybody here is -- most.
A rich -- whacko human being in the world but.
There's nobody like -- -- and plus she would have -- And -- of -- -- -- huge part of your history and huge huge -- but I run is huge now I'll tell you Kay Thompson's story okay.
Know what you can -- -- -- -- I didn't start -- -- to ask me where I what's the story.
Look at it okay.
-- I've forgotten welcome come on -- -- wrapped -- welcome back I look at this talk about this said Grammy Award -- like gone.
That's why you what every other war -- always get nervous at CNET CNET admittedly handsome competition nominee Michael will -- and -- -- -- and it doesn't.
I went to my favorite scenes in the barrel but look at the top issue had to be asked scary read Diana -- -- -- -- -- they knew that the competition even then when you wonder -- you've -- faced hard competition before.
Yeah I know the Tony Bennett I have every -- you can eat and then all -- CD's I mean.
I used to get a bus ticket to go and see him -- he was in Brooklyn.
I worship -- and -- way.
I had two or so -- as soon as they come up against some pretty stiff competition but I'm thrilled to be -- -- company.
He's didn't really -- and an exciting together and -- these authors that work for you.
No no to both of those it's fun and -- exciting because.
The audience that I'm -- -- has never.
Seen -- before or if they have I can always find a face that's never seen.
I tell us find somebody who finished.
In -- And that I perform the -- -- that -- they don't know it.
But I can stage -- again.
You know -- it last night I at -- a home Liza Minnelli night and you too.
Yeah I I and there are so many you know fasting and videos that I saw I thought of the story look at the -- I can't back -- At one point I was divorcing.
Somebody -- and -- to make me feel -- Told me about a time when she was.
-- -- somebody and she said that he took a year.
But the -- to her final decree arrived.
She shouldn't this -- a huge Christ.
-- -- -- -- I and the kind said that's -- DiMaggio dot dot dot.
She was telling -- what did she settled for god sake license.
Think that's -- -- you know don't always tell you about the respect.
I hear right that is quite a story that I think he never sent gives off I have to divorces.
The you never know.
Well we'll wait for that I don't have -- certainly last night I listen up all these tapes of viewing YouTube and this have seen this dvd and got advanced and the one that you now live this week.
And the Y and the one that keeps popping up -- New York, New York thank you know what is it he win this this why would -- -- Sinatra antennas like singing -- Sinatra.
It's always wonderful.
Do you have a show with stemming from.
Sydney would have loved the -- Thompson shook -- they shipped her.
They were shipped today.
I can't tell you with the prime reason spent hours on planes talking about -- -- it was it was great because.
It was really simple.
Where ever frequent Sam and I went the other way and they deserved it and made it work.
You know let's frank like.
-- -- -- -- He was between -- wall was wonderful to me and that's all I can go -- the other end of the spectrum which I thought was fast is it.
I heard a very add music video with you and -- RBC New York, New York yes now that seem like to me at.
At Abington a course that's what I'm really clicked on because in most unusual.
If you -- the of the what happened how to Ekejiuba he want -- And it was his show and it was for charity.
So I -- today and you know and so.
I guess there's not a lot of rhythm.
In the opera.
If -- watch that tape.
He was so brilliant but it is the tape.
When we -- at the Princeton -- it.
Robertson bringing -- diamond evening could then got aid and loans whom he up part of these blue eyes as written the way.
Start spreading the news.
I did how to make those -- -- occasion but yes.
My little town blues who had asked if I.
Trying to get those -- You just make it work -- you do get sick people asking about that -- -- this -- I mean I I know he added I love how good his -- I love this Fasano let me hear you saying it.
But the sun was the day trip -- -- John Candy wrote that song for -- Of all of the songs they've written to me.
-- I fell out of my seat I just couldn't believe.
You knew it.
I had never before but he knew that this was and the bright sign you know it just like I -- in the world goes round.
Just when I heard that and the work is to that but -- new -- new.
-- and he said and pay rises to yet.
He should come in New York July but anti showing that -- should know plea is -- the -- It wasn't even nominated.
Which dishing what it would be the big give -- -- to.
He actually says this song was written yet for you and brings you up always always he always said it was my song never -- -- was insane.
And I events so many fascinating things go on united them in terms of -- of them the movies.
But I love that there you get sick we asked about -- there.
Well you can't win a Grammy for Arthur no I don't know about that give meaning it did -- say -- it was a really at at least I thought it was a really fun movie only once and don't lose the tent.
Why why -- why does she was funny.
So that wasn't a lot of acting that's -- that was doubling the each is billion it was really chart.
I -- -- people with me you know.
I carry them.
With me when I walked on stage.
I think of a big V so I'm not gonna give them myself.
And my mother my father here -- my sister my brother.
You know -- all -- everybody I love.
Is right behind me.
And -- go out there with me.
Every night behind every not sure I like how under the it's if you're still Ayers is -- got a beginner at how nervous.
I think you don't get nervous you know and good feel it yeah.
Haven't entered in -- I've been should -- people who don't get near it -- you can tell I've paid money -- How blunt terms of place to perform must have if you must have favorites we'd rather perform.
Where New York -- -- places here.
Anyway York you don't care where awareness I don't can't.
How -- size of audience.
-- size of a like a big audience feel like an intimate audience here can really it's long as it's in New York Paris.
I love the Olympia.
And I like the -- -- thing.
How haven't the acoustics news but does it mean does it feel different -- the same can -- you can do when you see these -- you think you sound -- -- do I have the best -- people in the world said doesn't matter they they can fix and because some -- are better for acoustics that they can fix.
They know me so well you know -- -- need to hear.
And they know they know what I need to teach him to be able to do my job.
-- and it -- interstate with people who have been enormous successes I mean you get that.
It may with the differences not people can have one -- -- one hit movie or one hit something they've got some people who have managed to stand top for years.
Believe me we've had all the awards event they ask -- the Tony you gonna get the Grammy proudly.
But but it is sick and -- -- -- You know it.
What what it why should people know stand Pappas a lot what is it is hard workers at talent there so little lock -- what -- it I think it's going to be a we don't -- it -- It's gotta be caring about what she did.
You do recent chill in people.
You're great at what you do at least on top forever.
We've had -- enormous success well.
I know as Liza Minnelli.
Yeah but I never changed my name to Garland.
And my father used to my father was a brilliant -- And a great -- Sheen into time he does the other ships from British adding musical.
Hair metal the movies she -- So I was polish.
And -- -- And then I only work with people like in -- fun.
-- neediest people who like them.
-- -- -- Actually wanted to -- -- keep trickling and if you're curious you can't get depressed you can't get angry.
Yeah have you don't think it'll -- -- time for yourself.
And to -- that.
And that's my job.
One of the things that -- Was negative -- career early so people got to knowing you was.
When you introduced on television and the great movie that was in the past when it first appeared on TV you introduced it.
I was told was then -- -- okay I I against him one question -- to meet Margaret Hamilton.
Yeah she like she was the meetings which at this is normal they are pushing nice in person my -- look at.
Is doing -- -- -- that she's doing great but -- that was Margaret Hamilton night.
She was tonight should be government to issue surely didn't -- that oh what has the movies.
I S I -- because it's and is it on my childhood and even.
The movie has endured some made decades of being I don't it it's there were a few some of the books now I mean if you -- teaching him.
There's some great great stories about how her own sense -- ended up being -- directors -- -- one.
But because of everybody doing everything in him to him they kept switching directors.
-- It's it's a cynic.
You know really.
-- really suggests.
That you have lower left on your -- she didn't yes she knows.
Everything about she is the tops I condemn art Hamilton that scene and the bicycle would you go back out out of that scary it.
There -- -- as the worst thing ever say it looked like every bad music teacher ever had I might add that the as I don't want it at -- story that I know that I remembered.
That in one of those things -- a puff of smoke and Margaret Hamilton disappears.
There was a trap door right -- went down that.
And -- went wrong with that.
Explosion something as she -- So I hear me.
To come and tour company that's been under Indiana some children in the -- -- -- yeah and have I taken that.
That winning in the head Graham because he read so many awards that that you wanna win this -- for -- Thompson said he got that is that is said hello bit of it a lot.
It it would mean the world's.
And she was the most most important reason.
In my world -- pants.
Well were probably watching the grammys of course the a dvd is available to everybody 8 February has since February 2 US.
And that I hope you'll come back open and it's very -- very -- to you than at any time fake it.
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