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Gates McFadden Investigates: Who do you think you are?

17 EpisodesProduced by Gates McFadden

Actress and Choreographer Gates McFadden hosts this light-hearted and intimate sit-down conversational series featuring close friends and former co-stars reminiscing on careers, personal life and more

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"The Center Seat After Show" Podcast - Out Now!

December 14th, 2021


Check out a special sneak peek of The Center Seat After Show podcast Episode 1: "Lucy Loves Star Trek"! This is the official after show podcast for the brand new History Channel series "The Center Seat: 55 Years of Star …

Episode 115: Michael Westmore

September 1st, 2021


Speaking with Make-up artist, Academy Award-winner and author Michael Westmore is like getting to know a national treasure, and getting the keys to his treasure chest! He knows everything about the history of the film …

Episode 114: Denise Crosby

August 25th, 2021


While Gates and Denise Crosby never really had much time to hang out during Star Trek: The Next Generation, Gates has come to know Denise as one of …

Episode 113: Robert Picardo Pt. 2

August 18th, 2021


You're invited to join two space docs on the front porch of cyber-space, so kick up your feet and have a cool glass of lemonade as Gates and Robert …

Episode 112: Robert Picardo Pt. 1

August 11th, 2021


Who is that man with the deep rich voice and a humor that knows no bounds? It's none other than Robert Picardo! Robert and Gates have both played doctors in a universe without boundaries, similarly Robert's own resume …

Episode 111: Michael Dorn Pt. 2

July 21st, 2021


Before the second part of Gates' conversation with Michael Dorn, she reflects on what she's learned so far from her dear friends who have joined her on this journey. Also, a friendly notice that Gates will take a brief, …

Episode 110: Michael Dorn Pt. 1

July 14th, 2021


Michael Dorn has more self-discipline and curiosity than anyone else Gates knows; he's an actor, writer, director, pilot, athlete and a vegan. Needless to say, once Michael makes a decision there's no stopping him, so …

Episode 109: Marina Sirtis

July 7th, 2021


Regardless of where she is, Marina Sirtis is a woman with both feet planted firmly on the ground. Over the years she's played many kinds of roles, …

Episode 108: John de Lancie

June 30th, 2021


For years, Star Trek fans have asked "Just who exactly is Q, and how can he do all the stuff he does?" Gates has also always asked herself that very same question about John de Lancie, the actor who plays Q. John has …

Episode 107: Nana Visitor Pt.2

June 23rd, 2021


A continuation of Gates' conversation with Nana Visitor, starting with an unexpected reaction from Gates to Nana's story.

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Episode 106: Nana Visitor Pt.1

June 16th, 2021


Gates and guest Nana Visitor have a lot in common; they're both dancers, choreographers, actors, of course Star Trek regulars as well as mothers. …

Episode 105: Brent Spiner

June 9th, 2021


Decades ago in Brooklyn, while watching Brent Spiner rehearse for live-theater, Gates was immediately impressed by his skilled, well-crafted performance; a performance that was at once funny, cynical, smart and …

Episode 104: Wil Wheaton Pt. 2

June 2nd, 2021


"As Gates' conversation with Wil Wheaton continues, they dive into philosophical questions about heroes, role-models, forgiveness, the Spice Girls …

Episode 103: Wil Wheaton Pt. 1

May 26th, 2021


Not everyone is blessed with a space-son, let alone one as remarkable as Wil Wheaton. Gates is, and she sits down with the accomplished TV …

Episode 102: LeVar Burton

May 19th, 2021


Award winning actor/writer/director/host LeVar Burton has spent most of his adult life sharing knowledge, becoming a beloved role-model for multiple …

Episode 101: Jonathan Frakes

May 12th, 2021


"You may best recall him as "Number 1", however Actor/Director Jonathan Frakes has proven throughout his career to be the same wise, reliable presence in everything he's a part of. Listen in as he joins Gates to discuss …


May 4th, 2021


Gates McFadden personally invites you to check out her new podcast, Gates McFadden InvestiGates: Who Do You Think You Are?, and hints at a list of guests that are out of this world!

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