Special Guests, Inc. is a publicity firm, founded in 1986, that specializes in obtaining “performance-based, positive publicity on purpose” for clients on radio and television talk shows. With 30 years of experience in the talk show business, we have established high quality relationships with radio and television talk show hosts and producers to better serve you. We frequently place guests on Fox News Channel, CNN, and NBC and on thousands of radio talk shows.
Our mission at Special Guests: To strategically match guests with vital messages, products and services with the right talk show hosts to reach millions of people and amplify the message of our special guests. We’ve lost count of how many interviews we’ve booked on every show from Oprah to O’Reilly, as well as about one million radio interviews, including Christian talk shows that like guests who discuss religion and family issues.
We provide both entertainment and corporate publicity and PR, literary services (book author publicity, literary PR, publisher services, book publicity), as well public relations for advocacy organizations.
NOTE: Special Guests works with other publicity agencies and utilizes and coordinates many other PR resources including social media marketing.
Jerry McGlothlin is founder and President of the publicity agency Special Guests, Inc., founded in 1986, and its television and film division, CleanTV.
As a talk show agent for 26 years, Jerry McGlothlin has provided expert guests to a wide variety of programs including Oprah, The Today Show, Good Morning America, Jay Leno, Rush Limbaugh, Bill O’Reilly, Sean Hannity, and hundreds of other popular Talk Shows. Jerry has worked with numerous celebrities including Barbara Walters and the late great Ed McMahon, who Jerry personally placed on many dozens of talk shows as a guest. Along with having his articles and editorials published in newspapers including USA Today, The Chicago Tribune and The Washington Times, Jerry has been featured in articles in the Washington Post and The New York Times. During the course of his publicity career, Jerry has helped promote and launch numerous popular films, including the Left Behind series. Jerry is Executive Producer of Unbridled, a full length feature film based on a healing ranch in North Carolina, starring Eric Roberts, T.C. Stallings, Jenn Gotzon, Dey Young, and Tea McKay. Unbridled is currently in post-production and is expected to release in March of 2017. Jerry is also Executive Producer of A Long Way Off, a modern retelling of the biblical prodigal son story, released in theaters, as well as DVD, Netflix and internationally in 2014.