John Schneider | “Bo” from Dukes of Hazzard | Why President Donald J. Trump Has “The Trump Card”

Show Notes

The man who played “Bo” from Dukes of Hazzard joins us to share why you never have a second chance to make a first impression and why President Donald J. Trump holds the Trump card.

  1. Yes, yes, yes and yes! Thrivetime Nation on today’s show we are interviewing an actor that I grew up watching nearly every day, this man actually played the character Bo, in Dukes of Hazzard! Bo, welcome onto the Thrivetime Show! How are you sir?!
  2. John, there was a time in a place where YOU were on my lunch box, on my thermos, and on the t-shirts I wore…what did it feel like to be “BO!?”
  3. I know that you’ve had a ton of success at this point in your career, but I would love to start off at the bottom and the very beginning of your career. What was your life like growing up and where did you grow up?
  4. When did you first figure out what you wanted to do professionally?
  5. What roles lead up to your big break playing the part of “BO?”
  6. John, so after the series was discontinued what was the big project that excited you most?
  7. John in the past year you have become increasingly vocal about your support of President Trump, making frequent appearances on news outlets like Fox News and Newsmax. Earlier this year, you even released the country single, “Trump Card”
  8. John, why do you support President Trump with so much enthusiasm?
  9. What are the differences between President Trump and Joe Biden in your mind?
  10. John Schneider throughout your acting career you’ve had roles in The Dukes of Hazzard, Smallville, and “Jim Cryer” and now on the current series, Tyler Perry’s The Haves and the Have Nots (now in Season 7!). What has been your favorite role to play and why?
  11. What role do you think you will play during the next 4 roles of President Trump’s presidency?
  12. John, you were a fan favorite on Dancing with the Stars in 2018, have you always been a big dancer
  13. John Schneider, in addition to your acting career, you have recorded 20 albums to his credit and four #1 singles on the Billboard Country chart…what is more rewarding to you? Acting or songwriting…or what do enjoy about both arts?
  14. Tell me about this new project that you wrote, directed, and starred in, Stand On It
  15. John, you co-founded (with Marie Osmond) the Children’s Miracle Network…I would love for you to explain what this organization is all about? 
  16. John Schneider, what is one book that you would recommend to all of our listeners and why?
  17. You’ve got the mic, what is one thing that you want to share with the Thrive Nation before you drop the mic?

Stand On It Trailer:


Stand On It Release Dates:

Streaming — November 27 (“Orange Friday”) at

DVD — December 4th at

About Stand On It

Schneider wrote, directed and stars in Stand On It, which is a tribute to the 1977 hit, Smokey and the Bandit. Schneider’s wife (and film producer) Alicia Allain helmed the new film — their 11th project together. The script’s inspiration came from the couple’s love for the Burt Reynolds’ classic. Fun Fact: Schneider makes a brief and uncredited appearance at the end of Smokey and the Bandit – his first on-screen appearance that came just 2 years before he shot to fame in The Dukes of Hazzard.



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