As we ramp up for season three of The Carlos Watson Show, which launches later this month, we’re highlighting the pioneers we’ve met on the program — the industry titans who have changed their fields and are blazing their own path. From health care to comedy, business to media, here are just a few of the names that are changing the game. And let us know your favorite trailblazers who have been featured on the show!
When considering today’s most influential figures, there’s one name we can’t skip: Dr. Anthony Fauci. The famed immunologist joins Carlos for one of his most intimate interviews yet. He discusses why COVID-19 vaccines should be trusted in spite of their rapid development and opens up about his background in AIDS research, the secret to good communication and his favorite basketball player.
She’s hilarious. She’s inappropriate. She’s comedy legend Kathy Griffin. Find out why the Guinness World Record holder for most stand-up comedy specials calls herself the “comedy zombie,” and how this pioneer of women in stand-up is inspired by historical sidekicks.
When you think of Jason Derulo, you might think of a 2010s pop singer known for hits like “Whatcha Say,” but today Derulo is a game-changing performer, blending social media stardom with music, dance and comedy and leading the way for the future of entertainment.
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Megyn Kelly has been shunned by both the left and the right but is happy in the center. She joins Carlos to discuss her decision to speak out against Roger Ailes, why she thinks the Black Lives Matter and MeToo movements are ineffective, and how her family keeps her centered. Is a political run in her future?
He’s the billionaire who needs no introduction. Bill Gates has long been one of the most visible pioneers in the field of technology but is also a leading figure when it comes to global health concerns. He talks to Carlos about the pandemic, the future of public medicine and his take on the most innovative ideas today. You might be surprised at which celebrity he says is the most interesting person he’s met.