You will laugh, you will be curious, and you may even cry as you join Mickey Burns in his incredible journey from the South Beach Projects of Staten Island, to the exciting set of his celebrity interview show “Profiles”, produced in Times Square, in the heart of New York City where he has interviewed over 500 celebrities. Mickey also shares his personal story of how sports helped him gain an education, leave the New York City Housing Projects, and achieve later success in life as a TV Host. He also shares many of his most memorable and favorite celebrity interviews over the years, with some of the biggest names in show business, such as: Smokey Robinson, Deepak Chopra, Kandi Burress, George Foreman, Kenny G, Mario Lopez, Tony Orlando and Misty Copeland just to mention a few. Mickey’s stories will surprise you, entertain you and in some cases inspire you. The book’s message is that through hard work and determination anyone can achieve success in life, no matter how humble their beginnings. It also reminds us that, when all is said and done, we are all in the game of life together and can learn from each other how to be our best person possible. “From The Projects To Profiles: A Memoir” by Mickey Burns is a great American Story!
Mickey Burns without question the most knowledgeable and prepared interviewer with an understanding of being factual without losing the ability to entertain his audience. In a word he’s Awesome!!! As is his book!!! Tony Orlando Singer & Entertainer
Mickey Burns has given us a wonderful insight into the lives of celebrities (myself proudly included), their trials and tribulations, and their hopes and fears. From The Projects To Profiles: A Memoir is also a deeply felt and personal memoir that provides the reader with a glimpse into the life of a man who never quits, and who always strives to achieve the highest goals, and the realization of ones dreams. It is a fascinating and inspiring read. Stacy Keach Actor
What can I say about Mickey Burns? Super Smart, Sensitive, Thorough, Sexy, Classy….how’m I doing? In othr words…the perfect host. Marilyn Michaels Impressionist, Comedian, Author
Mickey has interviewed me several times and I’ve found the experience very enjoyable and the atmosphere quite happy. His support crew like him very much and make all interviewees feel at home. Furthermore, he asked great questions and knows his stuff. He’s always well prepared…wonderful book! Don McLean Singer and Songwriter
Mickey Burns takes us on a fascinating and inspiring journey from his childhood through his accomplished broadcasting career. I’ve had the opportunity to interview Presidents, celebrities and many more. This is never an easy task. However, with his disarming personality, great intelligence and unforgettable charm, Mickey is able to bring out the very best in each and every one of his guests. His in-depth knowledge, research and preparedness never ceases to astound me. His book is a fantastic overview of an incredible and remarkable life. Rita Crosby Emmy-Winning TV Host & Best Selling Author
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