Can you feel the magic in the air? Summer has arrived — fast and hot — the world is opening up again, friends are getting together and energy is pulsing in the streets. We decided to take that magic straight to the City of Angels. For the first time, The Carlos Watson Show conducted in-person interviews with some of the names that define L.A.’s culture from sports to music to Hollywood. Plus, we take you to some of the institutions that make the city a global mecca. For your Carlos Watson Show binge, travel with us to Los Angeles and feel the magic.
What better way to start The Carlos Watson Show’s L.A. Week than with a touchdown episode featuring Rams’ head coach Sean McVay? The prodigy became the youngest head coach in the NFL, and within two seasons led the Rams to a Super Bowl. He joins Carlos to shed light on the mentors and mentality that have led to his success while sharing insights into the Rams’ plans with Matthew Stafford at quarterback. Then, don’t miss an exclusive tour of the new SoFi Stadium!
L.A. Week continues with a very special in-person conversation with Oscar-winner Anna Paquin, who won that top honor when she was just 11 years old. Now after three decades in Hollywood, the New Zealand native reveals her secret to staying in love with the creative process behind her acting. The star of True Blood and Flack also reveals her best parenting tips. Finally, tune in for a special spotlight on Banksy’s favorite Angeleno street artist.
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Carlos goes to the studio with Hit-Boy, the Grammy-winning producer known for beats behind Kanye West, Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar, Drake, Beyoncé, Rihanna, Jennifer Lopez, Frank Ocean and Nas’ Grammy-winning album. Hear about his emotional journey, the hard work that has propelled him to where he is today and why he credits his mother for much of his success. How would this acclaimed beat-maker say he would Reset America? Watch now, and we’ll also introduce you to two of L.A.’s hottest chefs.
She has appeared in all 10 seasons of American Horror Story. Lily Rabe joins The Carlos Watson Show and opens up about her favorite moments from AHS, how her famous actress mom introduced her to her current partner, and the pleasures of working with George Clooney. Plus, stay tuned for a one-of-a-kind look at L.A.’s legendary comedy club, The Comedy Store — credited with launching Whoopi Goldberg, David Letterman, Robin Williams, Jim Carrey, Joe Rogan and countless others — through the eyes of comedians Pauly Shore and Erik Griffin.
Kevin Smith is the iconic writer and producer behind hits like Clerks and Chasing Amy. Listen in as the gifted comic opens up about how a near-fatal heart attack changed his outlook, why he thought his wife was a hooker sent to him by Chris Rock and why no one who knew him thought he would be successful. What does this comic book-lover have to say about the legacy of Stan Lee? Watch now for more.
From I Gotta Feeling to Scream and Shout, whether with the Black Eyed Peas or alone, the impact Will.I.Am made on the music of the 2010s is huge and undeniable. But why does this acclaimed artist see himself more as a computer scientist than a musician? On The Carlos Watson Show, futurist and tech wiz Will.I.Am gets real about friendship, love and machines. Get to know this thinker beyond his beats and hear why he thinks it’s important for robots to learn that Black Lives Matter.
Hungry for a little more Hollywood magic? OZY and Grammy-winning R&B superstar Jody Watley have inked a talent deal to bring you a feature that tells the highs and lows of the singer-songwriter’s incredible life story. Want to meet the woman behind the music? Watch Watley on The Carlos Watson Showhere.