WBA Hall of Famer Bob Barry ruled Milwaukee's airwaves in the '60s and '70s. He interviewed the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, James Brown, Dolly Parton, Sophia Loren, Gregory Peck, Dick Clark, Cher and many more. If a band or musician came to town, he met them with a microphone. Barry has collected remarkable recordings of these encounters which he’s now sharing with the public. SUBSCRIBE! Apple Podcasts | Spotify | YouTube | TuneIn | Stitcher | Google Play Music | Pocketcasts | RSS

Bob Barry’s Unearthed Interviews Podcast: Sophia Loren

Sofia Villani Scicolone, known professionally as Sophia Loren, was an Italian film actress and singer from the Golden Age of Hollywood. She was born in Rome and began her film career in 1951. She won the Best Actress Academy Award for the film “Two Women.” Sophia appeared in many films including “Arabesque” with Gregory Peck, “El Cid” with Charlton Heston, and “Grumpier Old Men” with Walter Matthaw, Jack Lemmon, and Ann Margret. In this short clip she reveals her superstitions and beauty secrets. The movie she refers to with her son Edoardo is “Aurora” from 1984.

This image was taken after the interview, in front of the WISN-TV studios. 


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