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Norman Lear is famous because of the significant role has played in revolutionizing the American Television industry. He is a writer, a producer, a creator as well as a director of various situation comedies such as Good Times, The Jefferson’s, and Day at a Time among many others. Norman Lear who is approaching his 95th birthday served in the World War II as a military. A recent announcement that was made by the chief executive officer and founder of PodcastOne Norman Pattiz revealed that the vibrant voice of the legendary Norman Lear would be heard every week on Podcast. All of the Above with Norman Lear is the show that he will be hosting. In this show, important issues such as family, current affairs, politics, social issues, music among other topics will be taking center stage.

It is expected that the show will be featuring politicians and celebrities. Paul Hipp who is a close friend to Mr. Lear will be joining in the show every week. Jerrod Carmichael, Amy Poehler, and Julia Louis Dreyfus are some of the celebrities who have been hosted in the show. The conversation was about the basketball talent possessed by the son of Louise Dreyfus and race with Carmichael. The Podcast was launched earlier in May. Episodes are made available every Monday on iTunes,, and the PodcastOne app. Mr. Lear says that he appreciates all his fans and consider them as his peers no matter their age. He encourages people to give him an audience. Learn more:

For a significant period, Norman Pattiz has been one of the greatest admirers of Norman Lear. He was more than delighted to have him on the PodcastOne network. He prides in having more than four decades of experience in radio syndication. He founded the largest provider of traffic reports, entertainment, sports and news in America known as Westwood One. It gained this prominence under the management of Norman. In the year 2000, Pattiz was honored by President Clinton to be a member of the Broadcasting Board of Governors. In 2002, he got the reappointment to the same position by President Bush.

Pattiz was the founder of Courtside Entertainment Group, a company which aimed at producing and distributing quality programming. While here, he was able to see the opportunities not fully utilized adequately in the audio industry. It is then that he thought of opening Podcast. Within no time, it became the number one producer and distributor of the audio programming. Learn more: