Interviews

Al Unser Jr. Talks Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race

4/16/2016 10:03am EDT
Al Unser Jr.
Al Unser, Jr. is an open-wheel racing legend whose many accomplishments include being a two-time winner of the Indianapolis 500. This weekend he'll be aiming to add one more Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race victory to his resume - before the storied charity event signs off forever.

Starpulse spoke to Al during preparations for the Pro/Celebrity Race to discuss what it's like to now compete against a celebrity field, which drivers have impressed him and his thoughts on defending IndyCar champion Scott Dixon having tied his father on the all-time open-wheel wins list.

"It's worlds of difference be...
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Nick Gordon Opens Up

4/11/2016 7:07pm EDT
Nick Gordon Talks To Dr. Phil About Bobbi Kristina Brown's Death
Nick Gordon sat down with Dr. Phil for an interview about Bobbi Kristina Brown. According to Radar Online, this was Gordon's first interview since the death of Whitney Houston's daughter. This is the first time that Gordon has been given a public opportunity to talk about his side of what happened to his fiancee after months of people wondering if he had anything to do with Bobbi Kris' "accident."

"Tell me what happened the night Krissy went into the coma. I want to give you a chance to set the record straight: Did you murder Bobbi Kristina Brown?" Dr. Phil asked Gordon in a new clip.

Nic...
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Yes, Britney Spears Is Dropping Another Album Soon!

4/11/2016 1:54pm EDT
Britney Spears New Music: Pop Star Reportedly Dropping 9th Studi
Yes, she's doing it again! According to the latest Britney Spears news, the pop star is releasing another studio album. Sources say Britney's dropping the new music sooner than you think -- in a matter of weeks.

Vegas Deluxe entertainment reporter, Robin Leach, posted a telling tweet on Sunday and shook up social media. Britney Spears' big reveal is scheduled for Monday, but the veteran journalist let the cat out the bag. Nonetheless, fans are all too pleased by the complimentary leak, as shown by the over 100,000 retweets.

Britney Spears’ 9th Studio Album Coming May . The only early c...
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David Colton Talks Playing The Ladies' Man In 'Boyband'

4/10/2016 11:01am EDT
David Colton Talks Playing The Ladies' Man In 'Boyband'
In every band, it seems like there's the one guy who thinks the music is his pathway to meeting girls. In Boyband that's Chad Steele, the guitarist played by David Colton (above second from left). As Starpulse continued our look behind the scenes of the web series, we asked David what it's like to play the so-called "ladies man" in a band even if it's a fake one.

But really, how much is Chad deluding himself? "A lot," David told us. "He does like to think he's the only unstoppable force in terms of ladies in the world. When it comes down to it he's a douchebag, but there's more to him than...
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Sylvester Stallone And Gabrielle Reece Preview NBC's 'Strong'

4/9/2016 2:05pm EDT
Sylvester Stallone And Gabrielle Reece Preview NBC's 'Strong'
This week NBC will premiere STRONG, its newest reality competition series focusing on not just fitness, but toughness. The show partners ordinary people with a group of elite trainers and makes them compete as teams in a variety of challenges. What is it about this show that we should care about? And what are viewers about to see?

To find out, Starpulse joined executive producers Sylvester Stallone and Dave Broome, as well as athlete Gabrielle Reece - who serves as the show's host - at NBC's recent Summer Press Day.

Broome called STRONG "the most relatable show I've seen on television any...
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Katheryn Winnick On 'Vikings' Early Renewal And Passionate Fans

4/9/2016 1:02pm EDT
Katheryn Winnick On 'Vikings' Early Renewal And Passionate Fans
As Lagertha on History's Vikings, Katheryn Winnick has the enviable job of playing one of TV's toughest women while also being plenty cool herself. With the series currently airing its longest season yet and recently renewed for another, Starpulse checked in with Katheryn to discuss how doing 20 episodes changed the pace of the show - and the most interesting things that have come out of Lagertha having incredibly passionate fans.

When we spoke to her, it was just days after Vikings had received its order for what will be the show's fifth season. Is it easier for an actor hearing that the ...
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Sean Patrick Flanery Returns To Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race

4/9/2016 12:03pm EDT
Sean Patrick Flanery Returns To Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race
Sean Patrick Flanery is starting 2016 both revisiting a past chapter of his career and continuing a new one. The actor is returning to the Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race next Saturday for the first time since he won the motorsports event back-to-back in 1997 and 1998. At the same time his novel Jane Two just hit shelves earlier this week.

Starpulse spoke to Sean this week to discuss what it's like for him to return to the streets of Long Beach for the first time in almost two decades, and who he has his eye on in this Saturday's final Pro/Celebrity Race. We also got the scoop on what else he's ...
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BHFF 2016 Interview - 'Becoming' Star Katie Featherston Talks Directing, Producing And Paran

4/7/2016 12:10pm EDT
BHFF 2016 Interview - 'Becoming' Star Katie Featherston Talks Di
Most genre fans know actress Katie Featherston as the main antagonist of the famed "Paranormal Activity" flicks, but beyond the brooding iconic franchise of films Featherston has been busy both in front and behind the camera creating quality work that showcases her ample talents. Her latest project is a spirited and moving tale of a bride-to-be questioning life’s choices past and present called "Becoming" (part of the Beverly Hills Film Festival 2016 playing Friday, April 8 at 5:15pm at the TLC Chinese Theaters in LA!) and the memorable short film sees Featherston wearing many hats. Not on...
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Alisan Porter Tells How She Covered Janis Joplin's 'River'

4/3/2016 3:01pm EDT
Alisan Porter
The Voice frontrunner Alisan Porter covered a musical icon this week when she sung Joni Mitchell's "River," possibly one of the artist's best known songs. After her knockout round performance punched her ticket to the live playoffs, Alisan spoke to Starpulse to comment on how she thought it went.

"I always have a hard time watching myself," she continued, "because there's so much I would change, but that's just because I'm hard on myself. I loved singing 'River' though, because it's one of the most beautifully written songs of all time."

"I changed the song up a bit to suit me and make it...
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Tamar Davis Discusses Her 'Special' Sam Smith Cover

4/3/2016 2:04pm EDT
'The Voice': Tamar Davis Discusses Her 'Special' Sam Smith Cover
This week on The Voice, Tamar Davis impressed Christina Aguilera with her cover of Sam Smith's "Lay Me Down." Christina chose Tamar over Maya Smith for one of her five spots in the live playoffs.

What did Tamar think made the difference? Starpulse spoke to her after her knockout round performance to discuss how she picked the song, what might have given her the edge over Maya, and what she'll want to do in that first round of live shows.

The song choice was great news for her. "It is one of my favorite songs," she revealed. "When I found out I was going to perform it, I jumped up for joy ...
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