Monday, April 30, 2012 (Show #1148)
Co-Host Monday with Kristen Johnston. Plus “Private Practice’s” Kate Walsh
It’s the first ever Co-host Monday, and actress Kristen Johnston is here. Anderson and Kristen are mesmerized by women who are having plastic surgery to look like celebrities. Do these women have an unrealistic expectation of beauty for wanting to look like Jennifer Lopez and Carmen Electra and will they ever stop having procedures?
Then, “Private Practice” star, Kate Walsh, is here to reveal secrets about working at her hit show and why she has a new “Billionaire Boyfriend.” Kristen and Kate then face off in a game of “Buzz That Billionaire.”
Then, Kristen, a former addict herself, teaches Anderson about a new high school dedicated to helping teens struggling with substance abuse. See how two teens are overcoming their addictions and learn what they say all parents should do if they suspect their children are abusing drugs.
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 (Show #1153)
Daytime Exclusive: Judi Dench, Plus Anderson Investigates: Why Are We Rude?
In a Daytime Exclusive, Anderson sits down with Academy Award winner, Dame Judi Dench. The famed actress addresses rumors of going blind and reveals the medical condition that is affecting her life. Dame Judi talks about the highlights of her career and the special moments that have defined her life.
Then, is rudeness poisoning our society? A new study reveals that most people will be rude if there are no consequences to their actions. In a hidden camera investigation, cameras capture how everyday people respond to rude situations. How would you react to a person being loud on a cell phone or to a rude waiter? Learn the best ways to deal with rudeness and keep yourself from becoming a victim. Find out how to be assertive without being rude.
Wednesday, May 2, 2012 (Show #1145)
Straight From The Headlines & Aziz Ansari
“Parks and Recreation” star, Aziz Ansari has a huge surprise for Anderson. See what happens when the comedian sends his own look-a-like out on stage to fool Anderson. Can Anderson be tricked? Find out what it is like to work with his co-star, Amy Poehler, and what happened when Aziz ran into rapper, 50 Cent, at a restaurant.
Plus, the headline making stories that are capturing the nation’s attention. Anderson tells you what you need to know about these headlines.
Thursday, May 3, 2012 (Show #1154)
Suburban Double Life: Mommy Madam’s Husband. Plus, Vanessa Williams & Mother
From a story that is gripping the nation, the husband of Soccer Mom Madam, Anna Gristina, speaks out in a Daytime Exclusive. The suburban mom is charged with running a brothel in New York City and is currently being held on a $2 million bond. Did this husband know of his wife’s secret life? And what does this revelation mean for the future of their children?
Then, in an intimate conversation, Vanessa Williams and her mother, Helen, open up about their new candid memoir together, “You Have No Idea.” Vanessa talks openly about her childhood abuse and becoming pregnant in high school. Vanessa offers tips on how everyone can overcome adversity.
Friday, May 4, 2012 (Show #1156)
Daytime Exclusive: Inside The Jailhouse with a Teen Killer
In a Daytime Exclusive, Anderson is talking with a 19-year-old girl convicted of murder. From her prison cell, this teen talks about what happened on the chilling night of the murder and why she found herself in these tragic circumstances. Anderson asks the parents of this convicted teen about the moment they heard their daughter was found guilty. How did their innocent little girl become a killer? Then, the parents of the victim speak out. Can they forgive?