Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson are Swackett’s Peeps of the Day!
Swackett spotlight on Saving Mr. Banks — a film about author P. L. Travers — has she reflects on her difficult childhood while meeting with filmmaker Walt Disney during production for the adaptation of her novel, Mary Poppins. (Released December 13, 2013)
Swackett remembers Magnum, P.I. — an American television series that ran from 1980 to 1988 starring Tom Selleck. Tom played Thomas Magnum, a private investigator living on Oahu, Hawaii. The series was rebooted in 2018 with Jay Hernandez playing the lead role. (first original episode December 11th, 1980)
Swackett salutes Tim Reid; Timothy Lee Reid is an American actor and film director best known for his roles in prime time American television programs, such as Venus Flytrap on WKRP in Cincinnati. (Born December 19)
Clark Gable and Vivien Leigh are Swackett’s Peeps of the Day!
Pictured here in Gone With the Wind — an epic historical romance film set in the American South against the backdrop of the American Civil War. Gone With the Wind went on to win the Best Picture Oscar in 1940. (Released December 15, 1939)
Swackett salutes Jeffrey Leon “Jeff” Bridges, an American actor, singer, and producer. In 1998 he starred as what is arguably his most famous role, The Dude, in the Coen brothers’ film The Big Lebowski. (born December 4th) #swackettapp #JeffBridges #Lebowski #YouBeenPeeped
Peep Artist: Michael A. Zug
Broadcast Date: December4, 2018