Morning Jolt Interviews

Tommy Wiseau of "The Room" On the Jolt

It's a bad a film as you will ever see. And that's being kind. And yet for many, "The Room" is one of those so-bad-it's-great movies! Writer/director/star Tommy Wiseau called into the WDHA Morning Jolt and spoke with Jim Monaghan and John Hodorovych about the lasting power of the film, his reaction when James Franco…

Bart Simpson Talks About Fellini On the Jolt

Well...kinda sorta. Nancy Cartwright is the voice of the legendary cartoon icon, along with six other characters on the long-running TV show The Simpsons. She has recently released her first full-length movie as a screenwriter/producer called Finding Fellini, based in part on her own attempt to meet the famous Italian movie maker in the 80's.…

Facebook Theater 12-19-17

The season's upon us...and so is a new episode of Facebook Theater. When did this gluten-free thing begin? That guy on the bridge in Paterson...I guess when you gotta go...you GOT TO GO! A Christmas song that NEVER needs to have another version

WWE Superstar Baron Corbin On the Jolt

WWE Superstar Baron Corbin will be here in New Jersey Tuesday December 19 as part of Smackdown Live at the Prudential Center. Baron called into the WDHA Morning Jolt to talk with Jim Monaghan and John Hodorovych about some of the challenges he faced coming from the National Football League into the world of professional…

Erik Estrada On the WDHA Morning Jolt

Ponch & John (and Jim) back together! And on the WDHA Morning Jolt! Best-known for his role as Frank "Ponch" Poncharello in the hit TV series CHiPS, Erik Estrada continues to act and is the host of the 86th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade, the largest Christmas event in America, airing Friday December 15 on the…

Jim Babjak From the Smithereens On the Jolt

We were all saddened to hear of the sudden passing of Smithereens founding member Pat DiNizio on December 12th. Guitarist Jim Babjak, and fellow Carteret High School classmates Dennis Diken and Mike Mesaros, joined up with Pat in 1980 and over the course of nearly 40 years built a loyal following not only here in…

Actress Patricia Richardson On the WDHA Morning Jolt

Best-known for her roll as Jill Taylor on the wildly successful 90's TV sitcom Home Improvement, Patrick Richardson is in New York through January in the off-Broadway play Cruel Intentions: The '90s Musical Experience. Jill spoke with Jim Monaghan and John Hodorovych about her days living with her family in nearby Millburn, the challenge of…

Mick Jones Talks Foreigner On the Jolt

One of the highlights of the 2017 summer concert series was some of the original members of Foreigner - including Ian McDonald and Lou Gramm - joining the band onstage for a few songs. Fan reaction was, as expected, VERY positive. Founding member Mick Jones came on the WDHA Morning Jolt to speak with Jim…

Actor Milo Gibson On the WDHA Morning Jolt

The son of actor Mel Gibson, Milo only recently decided to get into acting. He had a couple of cameo performances, including one working with his father on Hacksaw Ridge, before taking on his first big role - Al Capone in Gangster Land. Milo spoke with Jim Monaghan and John Hodorovych about playing such a…

Jon Oliva of TSO On the WDHA Morning Jolt

Jon Oliva is no stranger to Trans-Siberian Orchestra fans, having been a part of the TSO experience for more than 21 years. In addition, his other projects have included the bands Savatage and Jon Oliva's Pain. Jon called into the WDHA Morning Jolt to speak with Jim Monaghan and John Hodorovych about TSO, the legacy…