The Dinner Party Download featuring Michael Sheen

Michael Sheen
Actor Michael Sheen arrives at premiere of Sony Pictures Classics' "Midnight In Paris" at Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Samuel Goldwyn Theater on May 18, 2011 in Beverly Hills, Calif.
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On this week's Dinner Party Download, Tim Burton delivers a joke, the world's most famous streaker and guest of honor Michael Sheen.

Icebreaker: Tim Burton
Celebrated filmmaker Tim Burton seals his dark reputation with a clubby joke. An exhibit of his artwork opens this week at the L.A. County Museum of Modern Art.

Small Talk: Richard Lawson
We're pretty sure Richard Lawson, writer for Gawker.com, told us about a pill that helps people forget bad memories, but we can't say for sure.

A History Lesson With Booze: Lady Godiva and the "Peeping Tom"
This month back in 1678, the town of Coventry, England first celebrated the world's most famous streaker: Lady Godiva. Hear the Lady's taxing tale, then moon over "The Peeping Tom" — a custom cocktail created by Richard Wood of The Kenilworth, just outside of Coventry in Kenilworth, UK.

Guest of Honor: Michael Sheen
Actor Michael Sheen is known for uncanny turns in historical roles (Tony Blair in "The Queen," David Frost in "Frost/Nixon"), but he's just at home as the Italian vampire Aro in the "Twilight" movie series. For his latest shape-shifting feat, he's starring simultaneously in two totally different films: the harrowing drama "Beautiful Boy," and Woody Allen's confection "Midnight in Paris." Sheen tells Rico about Allen's intellectualism, the name that is his nemesis, and how to pronounce "Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch."

To hear more from Michael Sheen — and a summer tune from The Sandwitches — go to www.dinnerpartydownload.org.

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