Friday, August 5, 2016
The Groovy List tries on speedos with James Alexander-Ellis and Connor Minney
The Groovy List is a weekly Top 10 of recommended videos featuring pop culture, politics and gorgeous guys:
1) Groovy Cartoonist: Garry Trudeau
The Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist (Doonesbury) is a guest on MSNBC's The Rachel Maddow Show.
2) Groovy Movie Star: Hugh Grant
The actor - who is terrific as Meryl Streep's husband in Florence Foster Jenkins - is a guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live! and The Late Late Show with James Corden to promote the film (which opens in the US on August 12).
3) Groovy Music: Tom Goss
The singer performs "All My Life" from his new album, What Doesn't Break (which you can purchase at www.tomgossmusic.com).
4) Groovy Birthday Gal: Faith Prince
To celebrate the Tony Award winner's 59th birthday on August 6, below you can watch her on PBS's Evening at Pops: A Tribute to Jerry Herman in 2003 and as a guest on The Broadway Channel's Show People with Paul Wontorek in 2013.
5) Groovy Broadway Guy: Will Chase
The Nashville actor - who is currently starring on Broadway in Something Rotten! - is interviewed on The Broadway Channel's Show People with Paul Wontorek.
6) Groovy Birthday Guy #1: Dustin Hoffman
To celebrate the actor's 79th birthday on August 8, below you can watch him as the Mystery Guest on What's My Line? in 1968 and as a guest on the British talk show, Parkinson, on March 8, 1975.
7) Groovy Birthday Guy #2: Mike Douglas
The talk show host, who left us in 2006 at age 81, would have celebrated his 91st birthday on August 11. Below you can watch him on The Mike Douglas Show performing with his co-hosts Sonny and Cher on October 14, 1969, and celebrating the release of That's Entertainment, Part II on February 20, 1976, with co-hosts Fred Astaire and Gene Kelly and guests Ann Miller, Debbie Reynolds, Jane Powell, Nanette Fabray, Janis Paige, composer/songwriter Saul Chaplin, producer Daniel Melnick and choreographer Hermes Pan.
8) Groovy Gorgeous Guy: Jamie Dornan
The actor is a guest on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to promote his new film, Anthropoid, which will be released in the US on August 12.
9) Groovy Speedos
Models/fitness trainers James Alexander-Ellis and Connor Minney try on some speedos for Gay Star News.
10) Groovy Underwear
In the latest episode of Boxers or Briefs?, Colby Melvin, the Style Reporter for The Underwear Expert, interviews YouTubers DanielXMiller and Matt Crawford.