Patti LaBelle

*“The Big Interview” kicks off Season 3 Tuesday, October 20, at 8pE on AXS TV, and will feature seven candid and thought-provoking conversations with icons raging from music, television and film.

Hosted by celebrated newsman Dan Rather, S3 will open with rock n’ roll pioneers Ann and Nancy Wilson, beloved front women of the band Heart, whose signature vocals and guitars on songs like “Crazy On You,” “Alone,” and “Barracuda,” have sold over 35 million records worldwide, and earning the duo a place in the Rock N’ Roll Hall of Fame in 2013.

On October 27, Rather sits down with R&B Queen Patti LaBelle, who will dish on her legacy that includes a successful run with the soulful trio Patti LaBelle and the Bluebelles, the first African-American group to be featured on the cover of Rolling Stone, two Grammy wins; countless hit classics and an Emmy nominated acting career.

Also appearing on “The Big Interview” this season, is legendary filmmaker Quentin Tarantino, the Oscar-winning writer and director of favorites such as “Pulp Fiction” and “Reservoir Dogs.” Allman Brothers Band founder Gregg Allman, rocker Bryan Adams, country music star Charley Pride and supermodel-turned-designer and activist Kathy Ireland are also scheduled to appear on the series this season, air dates listed below.

“Over the course of three seasons, “The Big Interview” has given viewers an in-depth look at some of the biggest names in entertainment that they rarely get to see,” said Michele M. Dix in a press release, AXS TV’s senior vice president of programming and development. “With an eclectic roster featuring a wide variety of influential figures from all across the industry, the upcoming fall cycle promises to uphold the show’s legacy as Dan Rather seeks to uncover the people underneath the larger-than-life personalities, as only he can.”

  • Oct. 20 – The Big Interview: Heart
  • Oct. 27 – The Big Interview: Patti LaBelle
  • Nov. 3 – The Big Interview: Gregg Allman
  • Nov. 10 – The Big Interview: Bryan Adams
  • Nov. 17 – The Big Interview: Charley Pride
  • Nov. 24 – The Big Interview: Quentin Tarantino
  • Dec. 1 – The Big Interview: Kathy Ireland