March 11, 2004
GOOD MORNING: This is one show I wont miss — June 22, 8-11 p.m. on CBS: “AFI’s — 100 Years — 100 Songs”. The countdown to the greatest songs in movies — with clips to match — will feature the following stars (already taped) commenting: Angela Lansbury, Barbra Streisand, Andy Williams, Carole Bayer Sager, Debbie Allen, Baz Luhrmann, Rob Marshall, Marvin Hamlisch, Burt Bacharach, Clay Aiken, Debbie Reynolds, Isaac Hayes, Tony Martin, Cyd Charisse, Alan and Marilyn Bergman, Betty Comden. And set to be on the show, Bette Midler, Celine Dion, Liza Minnelli, Paul Simon, Art Garfunkel. John Travolta hosts the show, exec produced and directed by Gary Smith with producers Dann Netter and Bob Gazzale. AFI’s Jean Firstenberg sent out 1,500 ballots to industryites, musicians, crix, etc. to determine the list of 100.