thirtysomething day: Sept 29th

thirtysomething day: Sept 29th Let’s hear it for the fans and from the fans. On September 29th, 1987, thirtysomething debuted on ABC. This September 29th, thirtysomething turns 29. Next year the show officially becomes its age. I think, and hope, that next year there will be all kinds of celebrations about the show’s 30th.... Read more »
September 1, 2016 / 0

I Am Obsessed with Hamilton

I Am Obsessed with Hamilton Have you listened to Hamilton: The Musical, yet? I can’t stop listening to it. I can’t stop talking about it and I see it everywhere I turn. Listen to my new Scott Luck Story Podcast all about Lin-Manual Miranda’s Hamilton. Press Play to listen or download. Follow Scott Luck Stories... Read more »
July 14, 2016 / 0

Peter Horton Interview Podcast

Peter Horton Interview Podcast Peter Horton played Gary Shepherd on thirtysomething from 1987-1991. He made television history that was recently covered in the Washington Post. We ask Peter to look back at “Second Look” and what that meant for him at the time and what it means to him today.  Peter talks about the episodes... Read more »
April 21, 2016 / 2

April Fool’s Story from Scott Luck

April Fool’s Story from Scott Luck   No April Fool’s prank here. I learned when I was 16 years old working at Arby’s that April Fool’s is no laughing matter. Listen to my Scott Luck Story below as I tell about working in Fast Food where an April Fool’s Prank went terribly wrong.  This story is... Read more »
April 1, 2016 / 0

Mel Harris “Hope” Interview

Mel Harris “Hope” Interview Actress Mel Harris who played Hope Murdock Steadman for four years on thirtysomething joins us for a spirited discussion of all things Hope. We ask the tough questions about Michael and Hope. We even ask her about that mean glare she shot everyone when she was disappointed. Scott tried to... Read more »
March 13, 2016 / 0

Interview with Marshall Herskovitz

Interview with Marshall Herskovitz We talk with one of the creators of Thirtysomething, Marshall Herskovitz. As we just marked the 25th anniversary of the most shocking twist of all time, we discuss with Marshall the decisions behind that plot point. Wait till you hear what they did to the network when it came time to... Read more »
February 13, 2016 / 0

Timothy Busfield Interview

Timothy Busfield Interview Actor and Director Timothy Busfield tells us what it was like to inhabit Elliot Weston for 4 seasons on Thirtysomething.  Tim tells the best Emmy story ever. He talks about working with Patricia Wettig and Ken Olin.  We also touch on the West Wing as well as other shows Tim... Read more »
January 20, 2016 / 2

Bus Stop at Saxony Circle: new Scott Luck Story

Bus Stop at Saxony Circle: new Scott Luck Story There is a new Scott Luck Story posted.  For those of you new to Scott Luck, Scott tells stories from his life about work, family and in this case, his childhood.  Scott tells a story from the sixth grade.  This story happened in 1981 when his school had the entire... Read more »
January 6, 2016 / 0

Winnie Holzman Interview

Winnie Holzman Interview Writer Winnie Holzman wrote for Thirtysomething long before she created Wicked or My So-Called Life. Before she made a green girl a hero or made you feel for a red headed teenager, she made Gary feel poor and Hope feel guilty. Listen to the podcast below to hear an hour interview... Read more »
January 1, 2016 / 1

Melanie Mayron “Melissa” Interview

Melanie Mayron “Melissa” Interview Actress and director Melanie Mayron joins us to discuss her character, Melissa Steadman and the two episodes of thirtysomething she directed. She had her directorial debut with Going Limp, an episode about a first time director. She also directed The Distance a crucial episode in the story of Gary. We... Read more »
December 6, 2015 / 0