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Coyotes Overdosing in Central Park & Robin Williams

NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts honored actor Billy Crystal (BFA ’70) with the Steuben Big Apple award at its annual “The Face of Tisch” gala.  Chance Spiessbach of Chance TV discussed coyotes overdosing in central park on the red carpet with Robin Williams the star of Good Morning Vietnam, Disney’s Alladin and Good Will Hunting for which he received the Oscar.  He has also won two Emmy Awards, four Golden Globes, two Screen Actors Guild Awards and five Grammy Awards.

Robin Williams and Whoopi Goldberg, long-time friends of Crystal, shared their love for their lifetime friend. “I want to say thank you so much to Billy Crystal; he’s always been my friend,” Robin said. “No, he isn’t just a friend, he’s my conscience. He’s always the one telling me not to do the last two jokes.” ”There is this one thing you have to know about Billy,” Whoopi said. “You see, he’s very easygoing, he laughs and jokes. But you don’t want to piss him off. He turns into the Hulk.”

Mr Crystal, the eight-time Academy Award host and star of classic films such as “When Harry Met Sally” and “City Slickers”  had some confessions “I was a lousy student”. “I have so many overdue library books. If you knew, you wouldn’t be giving me this award.” “This has been an extraordinary evening,” he said. “I had no idea what to expect — most moving and wonderful night.” “NYU President John Sexton told WSN he is “an enormous fan of Billy.””He is a great star in my and NYU’s world,” Sexton said. “It’s great to have him here. He is one of Tisch’s crown jewels.”

Celebrity guests  included musician Paul Schaffer and Tony Bennett and actors Marcia Gay Harden and Law and Order’s Jesse L. Martin.  James Franco star of 127 Hours was a no show.

Whoopi Goldberg and Chance reminisce


NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts honored actor Billy Crystal (BFA ’70) with the Steuben Big Apple award at its annual “The Face of Tisch” gala.  Chance Spiessbach of Chance TV reminisced on the red carpet with Whoopi Goldberg Hollywood star and host of “The View.”
Robin Williams and Whoopi Goldberg, long-time friends of Crystal, shared their love for their lifetime friend “”There is this one thing you have to know about Billy,” Whoopi said. “You see, he’s very easygoing, he laughs and jokes. But you don’t want to piss him off. He turns into the Hulk.” “I want to say thank you so much to Billy Crystal; he’s always been my friend,” Robin said. “No, he isn’t just a friend, he’s my conscience. He’s always the one telling me not to do the last two jokes.”
Mr Crystal, the eight-time Academy Award host and star of classic films such as “When Harry Met Sally” and “City Slickers”  had some confessions “I was a lousy student”. “I have so many overdue library books. If you knew, you wouldn’t be giving me this award.” “This has been an extraordinary evening,” he said. “I had no idea what to expect — most moving and wonderful night.” “NYU President John Sexton told WSN he is “an enormous fan of Billy.””He is a great star in my and NYU’s world,” Sexton said. “It’s great to have him here. He is one of Tisch’s crown jewels.”
Celebrity guests  included musician Paul Schaffer and Tony Bennett and actors Marcia Gay Harden and Law and Order’s Jesse L. Martin.  James Franco star of 127 Hours was a no show.

Prince Malik – Doctor turned Singer

Chance Spiessbach of Chance TV caught up with Prince Malik and his manager Screwface at the Emperor’s Brand Vodka Giorgio Gucci event at the Pierre Hotel.  Prince Malik is the proud son of Sir Malik S. Nawaz. He is one of the most humble and talented guys on the scene.  He just dropped a joint with he world famous Fat Joe.  He is a certified skydiver, scuba diver, and he also races cars and boats. New York City International musicians rarely have such a background of this unique talent.

The idea behind most of his music was to share a glimpse into the beautiful lifestyle in which he lives. His first single, “Billionaire” (Malik Malik), features Jim Jones, Lil Mama his friend, Zab Judah, world champion boxer. They have had so much fun creating this track, and he hopes that all of you will have just as much fun listening to it. “One Night” was his first solo track, and he is looking forward to revealing even more musical creations and collaborations in the near future. He loves and appreciates each and every one of you. He is a class act.

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Musician Andrew O’Rourke Takes Over NYC

Major Label Attention Sparks Buzz About A.O.

Making his way to the NYC Music Scene was a natural evolution for Singer/Songwriter Andrew O’Rourke. After paying his dues in Nashville for 8 years, touring the U.S.with a Southern-Rock outfit, then recording an album in Europe, it almost seemed natural for a shot at NYC.

With Several shows in the Lower East Side and a few summer gigs the down the Jersey Shore, AO has made himself at home in the area and the crowd seems to welcome his vibe. Check out this video and be sure to check out more of this versatile rock master at www.myspace.com/captainredleg

 

                               

Denise Richards opens up to Chance TV

Denise Richards discusses love and how I’m definitely not ready for kids.

Fall Fashion Week 2010 brought out all of the biggest stars. Even Hollywood celebrities flew out to come to see their favorite designers and attend the world class parties. Twice a year Mercedes Benz goes over the top but this was the first year ever that it was held atLincoln Center.

Chance Spiessbach of Chance TV was there to cover the red carpet, all the backstage madness and interview all the models, celebrities, actors, actresses, and stars. Chance TV caught up with Denise Richards the beautiful former wife of infamous Charlie Sheen to discuss love and turning central park into her own private backyard for her rescued animals.

Shenae Grimes of 90210

Shenae Grimes of 90210 shares her fashion secrets with Chance TV at Rebecca Taylor’s Party.

The fabulous Hudson Terrace  in NYC was filled with celebrities and fashionista’s who came out for Famed Designer Rebecca Taylor’s after party. Ramona Singer of Bravo’s the Real Housewives of New York City was there as well as the incredible Carmen Electra.  Chance Spiessbach of Chance TV caught up with the beautiful  Shenae Sonya Grimes on the red carpet after she caught the show at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week.  Shenae currently portrays the role of Annie Wilson in 90210, a spinoff of Beverly Hills, 90210. Prior to that she played Darcy Edwards on Degrassi: The Next Generation. She was also a recurring guest star on the series Naturally, Sadie where she played Arden Allcott.   She will also be appearing in the upcoming Scream 4.

Edward Norton attacked by Buffallo?

New York City International Celebrity Interviews:

Edward & Chance TV discuss Crowdrise & the “Penis Song”.

Chance Spiessbach of Chance TV caught up with multiple Oscar nominated Edward Norton to discuss his new charity Crowdrise.  We cover everything from acting at 6 to being avoiding being attacked by buffalo while training with Maasai warriors for the NYC marathon.  Can you believe he and Brad Pitt nailed the Penis Song in one take?  He is a gentleman, a scholar, a ridiculously talented actor and one cool guy.  Check him out.

Edward Harrison Norton is an American film actor, screenwriter and director. In 1996, his supporting role in the courtroom drama Primal Fear garnered him a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. Two years later, his lead role as a reformed white power skinhead in American History X earned a nomination for Academy Award for Best Actor. His other films include period dramas such as Kingdom of Heaven (2005), The Illusionist (2006), and The Painted Veil (2006); and other notable films such as Rounders (1998), Fight Club (1999), 25th Hour (2002), Red Dragon (2002), and The Incredible Hulk (2008).

In addition to acting, Norton is also a writer and director. He made his directorial debut with the film Keeping the Faith (2000) and is slated to direct the film adaptation of the novel Motherless Brooklyn. Norton did uncredited work on the scripts for The Score, Frida, and The Incredible Hulk.

In his private life, Norton is an environmental and social activist. He is a member of the board of trustees of Enterprise Community Partners, a non-profit organization for developing affordable housing, founded by his grandfather, James Rouse. Norton is president of the American branch of the Maasai Wilderness Conservation Trust.[2] He ran in the 2009 New York City Marathon to raise money for the Trust. He also raises money for charity through Crowdrise, a social networking community for volunteers and a micro-donations fundraising platform. In July 2010, Norton was designated as the United Nations Goodwill Ambassador for Biodiversity by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.[5]

Boardwalk Empire star Paz de la Huerta

New York City International Private Interview:

Paz discusses Scorsese, being multilingual and acting since 5.

Chance Spiessbach of TV spent some time on the red carpet discussing being “born” to be an actress.  What it is like working with you lifetime idol Martin Scorsese who created your favorite movie “Taxi Driver.”  This model, celebrity, incredibly talented actress also speaks four languages.  She has a very successful modeling career. Yes you can have it all.   Paz stars as Lucy Danziger,  Nucky’s temperamental mistress and a former Ziegfeld Follies dancer.

Boardwalk Empire is an American television series from  HBO, set in Atlantic City, New Jersey, during the bootlegging Prohibition era. Starring Steve Buscemi, the show was adapted from a chapter about historical criminal kingpin Enoch “Nucky” Johnson in Nelson Johnson’s book, Boardwalk Empire: The Birth, High Times, and Corruption of Atlantic City, by Emmy Award-winning screenwriter and producer Terence Winter of The Sopranos.

As she captivates audiences on the little screen her movie, Paz’s most recent film, Enter the Void, left Sundance one of the most talked-about screenings at the festival. Directed by Gaspar Noé, the movie takes the viewer on an acid trip through the Tokyo underworld as Paz’s character goes to Japan to reunite with her drug-dealer brother, only to become a stripper.

The thing about Paz is that there’s not much difference between her onscreen intensity and her daily life. “Paz is Genghis Khan meets Marie Antoinette,” says her mother, Judith Bruce. Paz is not to be missed.

Perry Ellis head designer John Crocco & Chance TV

New York City International Fashion Interviews:

Chance TV & John Crocco Backstage Fashion Week

John Crocco- Head Designer of Perry Ellis & Chance Spiessbach of Chance TV discuss his innovative sartorial fashion secrets and growing up in New Jersey.  We caught up backstage with Mr. Crocco at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week at Lincoln Center .  Get inside the mind of one of the great fashion designers who shapes the world of fashion.  Although continually surrounded by celebrities, supermodels, Hollywood actors and actresses he is extremely modest and down to earth.  Listen to him share his strategies for his stars on the runway.

Mr. Crocco was previously at  Philips-Van Heusen where he was a divisional merchandise manager responsible for the design, development and execution of a $90 million multi-classification men’s sportswear line. Prior to that position at Philips-Van Heusen, Crocco served as director of product development at J-Crew for men’s apparel, footwear and accessories.

Kelly Osbourne discusses becoming a Spy

New York City International Reporting:

Kelly Osbourne discusses becoming a Spy with Chance TV.

Chance Spiessbach of TV caught up with rock scion and tv star Kelly Osbourne at the Betsey Johnson show at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week. Few knew that the star of Fashion Police, The Osbournes, activist for Give a Damn charity considers becoming a spy a viable option. With her brains and beauty I think she could be the Blond Tomb Raider. Just Watch.

Kelly is a reality tv star, media personality,host, judge, fashion designer, singer, and actress, best known for being the daughter of Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne. She was thrust into the limelight after appearing on the television reality series The Osbournes with her family, for which they won a 2002 Emmy award for Outstanding Reality Program. She has also appeared on Dancing with the Stars, in which she and professional dance partner Louis van Amstel took third place, and has made forays into music, acting, theater, fashion, writing, radio agony aunt, columnist and television presenting.

She currently is on the hit show on E entertainment television, Fashion Police with Joan Rivers and regularly appears on Dr. Phil, The Osbourne’s Family Values and The View.