American Program Bureau A Global Speaker, Celebrity & Entertainment Agency

Celebrity & Entertainment


APB's television speakers include some of the most notable names to ever grace the small screen. As diverse as the television medium itself, our roster can cover virtually any topic. From uplifting and inspirational to informative and educational (and everything in between!), our speakers on television offer a wide array of presentations.


Civil Rights Activist / Television Personality

In 1995, Judge Greg Mathis was elected one of the youngest Judges in America. His election became a national success story and a symbol of hope for urban youth who are struggling to overcome the modern-day pressures and hardships of poverty,...

Actor, Desperate Housewives

A Desperate Housewives star, speaker Ricardo Antonio Chavira is San Antonio's honorary spokesman for the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation.

Comedian & Cancer Survivor

Known as "Pat" on Saturday Night Live, speaker Julia Sweeney authored God Said, "Ha!" after she lost her brother to cancer and then learned she had the disease.

Personal Finance Expert

Pond's work in educating the public on financial matters has been far-reaching and widely recognized. His nine prime time public television specials have been critically acclaimed for their effectiveness in providing useful and understandable...

Host of TLC’S Shalom in the Home

As host of Shalom in the Home, Rabbi Shmuley Boteach offered families advice about relationships, parenting and marriage. He is a best-selling author and a frequent radio and talk show guest.

The People's Court Judge

Judge Milian joined The People's Court in January 2001, with more than 19 years of legal experience on the bench, becoming the first female judge to preside over The People's Court. She spent five years in the Miami Country Court in...

Comedian & Heart Health Activist

A family history of bypasses, heart attacks and hypertension has turned beloved actress and comedian Vicki Lawrence into a sought-after speaker on living with and preventing heart disease.

Award-Winning Medical Journalist

Holly Atkinson has been a medical correspondent for The Today Show, Lifetime Medical Television and the PBS's BodyWatch. She is the author of the best-selling Women and Fatigue.

Poet / Musician / Social Educator

A cast member of MTV's The Real World: San Francisco, speaker Mohammed Bilal is a musician, poet and diversity consultant.

Actress & Singer

Known for her roles in Eve's Bayou and Friday Night Lights, speaker Jurnee Smollett is also a member of ANSA, which combats HIV/AIDS and assists at-risk youth.

Actor / Sports Commentator

Former Hall of Fame Defensive End for the Los Angeles Raiders, he is currently best known for his position of in-studio analyst for the Emmy Award winning Fox NFL Sunday team. He is also an actor and heavily involved in many charities.

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Columnist / Political Commentator

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and named by The Financial Times as the most influential commentator in America, Charles Krauthammer has been honored from every part of the political spectrum for his bold and original writing. In his speeches...

Famed Psychosexual Therapist & Alzheimer's Caregiving Authority

Famed psychosexual therapist, media personality, and speaker Ruth Westheimer is twice as much fun in person. Her wisdom and good humor add spice to any occasion.

Political Analyst, Author & Entrepreneur

Known for understanding of American politics and culture, speaker Leslie Sanchez founded Impacto Group, a communications and market research firm.


Since her big break as Will Smith's love interest on the hit show The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Nia Long has delivered outstanding work on both television and at the box office with such hits as Love Jones, Soul Food, Boiler Room, Friday...

Finance & Investment Guru

Speaker Terry Savage offers sound advice on investments and personal financial planning. She has authored The Savage Truth on Money and The Savage Number.

Emmy-Winning Journalist & Host

From television news journalist and host, to radio personality, producer and businesswoman, Gibbons has been a part of America's living rooms for over 20 years. She hosts Lifetime's successful primetime magazine, What Should You Do?, and...

Golf Commentator for CBS Sports

Feherty enjoyed a very successful career as a professional golfer, with 10 victories worldwide and over $3 million in prize money. In 1997, he retired to take a position as a golf commentator for CBS Sports. Feherty's success extends beyond...

Actor / Director

Sentenced to 7.5 years in prison for stabbing a man to death, Dutton's story is one of incredible personal growth. The turning point in his life came when he was stabbed with an ice pick in prison, yet refused to retaliate. Instead, he decided...

NBC News Correspondent

As NBC News' chief health and science correspondent, speaker Robert Bazell has reported on medical breakthroughs for over 30 years. He is a captivating speaker on medical issues and the media.

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