Today on Swackett :: Octavia Spencer

Octavia Spence, you’ve been peeped!

Swackett salutes Octavia Lenora Spencer; an American actress best known for her role as Minny, the outspoken maid in the 2011 film The Help, for which she won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress and the BAFTA for Best Supporting Actress, among other accolades.  (born May 25th)

#swackettapp #peepoftheday #OctaviaSpencer #TheHelp #AcademyAward #BAFTA #YouBeenPeeped

Peep Artist: Craig Soich
Broadcast Date: May 25, 2015

Today on Swackett :: P*E*E*P

Gary Burghoff, you’ve been peeped!

Swackett salutes Gary Rich Burghoff; an American actor, known for playing the character Corporal Walter Eugene “Radar” O’Reilly in the M*A*S*H movie and TV series.  (born May 24th)

#swackettapp #peepoftheday #GaryBurghoff #radar #MASH #YouBeenPeeped

Peep Artist:  Michael A. Zug
Broadcast Date:  May 30, 2014

Today on Swackett :: It’s a Wonderful Peep

Jimmy Stewart, you’ve been peeped!

Swackett remembers the late James Maitland Stewart; an American film and stage actor known for his distinctive drawl voice and down-to-earth persona — shown here in the film It’s A Wonderful Life. (born May 20th). 

#swackettapp #peepoftheday #holidaypeep #JimmyStewart #YouBeenPeeped

Peep Artist:  Aaron Greer
Original Broadcast Date:  December 1, 2018

Today on Swackett :: Rattle and Peep

Bono, you’ve been peeped! (The Edge, too!)

Swackett salutes U2’s Paul David Hewson best known by his stage name Bono;  an Irish singer, musician, and humanitarian. (born May 10th)

#swackettapp #peepoftheday #Bono #U2 #TheEdge #Paul David Hewson #YouBeenPeeped

Peep Artist: Michael A. Zug
Art Director: C. Scott Gilbert
Original Broadcast Date: May 08, 2015

Today on Swackett :: Cinco De Peepo!

Swackett celebrates Cinco de Mayo in our own special way!

Cinco de Mayo is a celebration commemorating the Mexican army’s victory over France at the Battle of Puebla during the Franco-Mexican War.  (1861-1867)

Peep Artist:  Michael A. Zug
Broadcast Date: May 5th, 2020

Today on Swackett :: Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn, you’ve been peeped!

Swackett remembers Audrey Hepburn, a British actress and humanitarian. Born as Audrey Kathleen Ruston in Ixelles, Brussels, she rose to stardom in the romantic comedy Roman Holiday (1953), alongside Gregory Peck. She was the first actress to win an Oscar, a Golden Globe Award, and a BAFTA Award for a single performance.

Recognized as a film and fashion icon, she was ranked by the American Film Institute as the third-greatest female screen legend in Golden Age Hollywood. (born May 4th)

#audreyhepburn #hollywood #swackettapp #youbeenpeeped

Peep Artist: Aaron Greer
Art Director: C. Scott Gilbert
Original Broadcast Date: May 4, 2017

Swackett Peeps of the Day :: Johnny Galecki and Kunal Nayyar

Johnny Galecki and Kunal Nayyar, you’ve been peeped!

Johnny Galecki and Kunal Nayyar are Swackett’s Peeps of the Day! 

Swackett wishes a very happy birthday to John Mark “Johnny” Galecki and Kunal Nayyar; actors best known for their roles as Leonard Hofstadter and Rajesh Koothrappali on The Big Bang Theory.  (both born April 30th)

#swackettapp #peepoftheday #JohnnyGalecki #KunalNayyar #BigBangTheory #YouBeenPeeped

Peep Artist:  Aaron Greer
Broadcast Date:  April 23, 2019

Today on Swackett :: How I Peeped Your Mother

The cast of How I Met Your Mother, you’ve been peeped!

Swackett salutes Alyson Lee Hannigan; an American actress best known for her role as Lily Aldrin on the CBS sitcom How I Met Your Mother.  (born March 24th)

Peep Artist:  Aaron Greer
Broadcast Date:  March 24, 2014

Today on Swackett :: Peeps on the Edge of Forever

Star Trek TOS: The City on the Edge of Forever

Swackett salutes William Shatner, an American actor in films and television who is best known for his role as Captain James T. Kirk in this scene from the classic Star Trek series. (born March 22nd)

Peep Artist:  Aaron Greer
Original Broadcast Date:  March 22, 2013

Today on Swackett :: “Let’s Build Some Happy Little Trees”

Bob Ross, you’ve been peeped!

Swackett remembers Robert Norman Ross, a beloved American painter, art instructor and television host. (born October 29)

Bob Ross was the creator and host of The Joy of Painting, an instructional television program that aired from 1983 to 1994 on PBS in the United States and in Canada, Latin America and Europe. The Joy of Painting taught its viewers techniques for landscape oil painting.  It’s last episode was recorded on May 17, 1994.

#bobross #joyofpainting #swackettapp #youbeenpeeped

Peep Artist:  Michael A. Zug
Original Broadcast Date:  May 08, 2015