Thursday 23rd October 2014,

Sway's Universe

Celebrity Interviews

Meghan McCain Dissects ISIS, The Catholic Church & Growing Racial Tensions In Ferguson

Meghan McCain Dissects ISIS, The Catholic Church & Growing Racial Tensions In Ferguson

Known as the outspoken daughter of U.S. Senator John McCain, columnist Meghan McCain has successfully stepped out of her father’s shadow. Joining Mike Muse, she took a break from her Take Part Live show to discuss the growing threat of ISIS, the Catholic Church and her views on the ongoing unrest in Ferguson. [...]

October 20, 2014 Cecilia Smith Celebrity Interviews 0

Rob Stapleton Talks Snoop and Iggy Beef, His New Show and Celebrates His Birthday

Rob Stapleton Talks Snoop and Iggy Beef, His New Show and Celebrates His Birthday

Celebrating his birthday with a cup of Grand Marnier, stand up comedian Rob Stapleton sits down with the Sway In The Morning Crew to joke about some current news, filming with Sway and his upcoming BET series. Starting things off with a bang Stapleton compares elevators to mini subways where he will give his seat [...]

October 20, 2014 Taylor Lovaas Celebrity Interviews 0

How the Chelsea Film Festival Was Created as Told By CEO, Ingrid Jean-Baptiste

How the Chelsea Film Festival Was Created as Told By CEO, Ingrid Jean-Baptiste

CEO of the Chelsea Film Festival, Ingrid Jean-Baptiste, made her way to Sway in the Morning for a special edition of Movie Junkie with DB. She opened up how the festival was inspired by a bad accident that she was in, and how her event is different from any other film festival. Watch above, and [...]

October 20, 2014 Nicky Geezy Celebrity Interviews 0

The Return Of Cheech & Chong? Cheech Marin Opens Up & Speaks on His New “The Book of Life”

The Return Of Cheech & Chong? Cheech Marin Opens Up & Speaks on His New “The Book of Life”

With The Book Of Life set to hit theatres on October 17th, legendary comedian Cheech Marin came by the show to discuss his role in the animated film, his thoughts on fan tattoos, the possibility of a new Cheech & Chong film and whether he still partakes in the plant that made him famous. [...]

October 16, 2014 Cecilia Smith Celebrity Interviews 0

#SwayInTheMorning: Parks & Recreation’s Own Aziz Ansari Brings The Laughs

#SwayInTheMorning: Parks & Recreation’s Own Aziz Ansari Brings The Laughs

Sway  gets comedian and Parks and Recreation actor Aziz Ansari to open up about his stand-up roots, resulting in an impersonation of Ja Rule and even an impromptu freestyle. A true student of the craft, watch below as Aziz aces a fun quiz about some of the biggest comedians in the game. [...]

October 16, 2014 Cecilia Smith Celebrity Interviews 0

Russell Brand: Revolution, Chris Brown, Ebola Conspiracy, Katy Perry & Iggy Azalea

Russell Brand: Revolution, Chris Brown, Ebola Conspiracy, Katy Perry & Iggy Azalea

Funny man Russell Brand stopped by Sway in the Morning to discuss his new book Revolution and put a spin on the misappropriation of Black culture, the one thing Iggy Azalea  has over Jay-Z and the Ebola Virus, as only he can. He also opened up about ex wife Katy Perry. [...]

October 15, 2014 Cecilia Smith Celebrity Interviews 0

Tessa Thompson & Justin Simien Discuss Upcoming Film “Dear White People” and the Story Behind it

Tessa Thompson & Justin Simien Discuss Upcoming Film “Dear White People” and the Story Behind it

With their film “Dear White People” showing in select theaters this weekend, Tessa Thompson and Justin Simien stop by the Sway In The Morning Studios to discuss the meaning behind the title of the film, the art of finding ourselves in our own culture, and the different characters in the film. With a hart hitting [...]

October 15, 2014 Taylor Lovaas Celebrity Interviews 0

Actor Michael K. Williams Talks The Wire, Boardwalk Empire & Rick Ross

Actor Michael K. Williams Talks The Wire, Boardwalk Empire & Rick Ross

While many will always remember him as Omar Little on HBO’s “The Wire,” actor Michael K. Williams took the time to stop by Sway in the Morning to touch on his role on “Boardwalk Empire” and his turn role in the upcoming Michael Cuesta directed film Kill the Messenger: How the CIA’s Crac-Cocaine Controversy Destroyed Journalist Gary Webb. Based on the true tale of a journalist [...]

October 15, 2014 Cecilia Smith Celebrity Interviews 0

Big K.R.I.T. Sits Down With Sway As He Returns With “Cadillactica”

Big K.R.I.T. Sits Down With Sway As He Returns With “Cadillactica”

Big K.R.I.T is one of those artists whose talent causes you to wonder why the rest of the country hasn’t caught on yet. With his new “Cadillactica” track currently making its rounds, Krit stopped by Sway in the Morning to speak on Spike Lee, J.Cole, Kendrick and spit a freestyle of course. Check out his latest, the DJ Dahi produced “Cadillactica” [...]

October 14, 2014 Cecilia Smith Celebrity Interviews, Music 0

Jada Pinkett-Smith Sits Down With Sway To Discuss Kids, Public Criticism, Tupac & Gotham

Jada Pinkett-Smith Sits Down With Sway To Discuss Kids, Public Criticism, Tupac & Gotham

Jada Pinkett-Smith sat down with Sway to discuss her thoughts on the public criticism her kids have faced, life with husband Will Smith and her friendship with Tupac Shakur. An accomplished actress, she also spoke about her role as Fish Mooney on Fox’s new fall hit “Gotham.” Here’s a fun fact; she’s a comic book fan.  Listen Carefully: “Worry about being respected, never worry about [...]

October 13, 2014 Cecilia Smith Celebrity Interviews 0