Anna Faris Is Unqualified

Anna Faris Is Unqualified

www.unqualified.com
Join host Anna Faris, in an ongoing weekly experiment where she attempts to gain insights into the world by talking to celebrity guests and by giving out completely unqualified advice to callers, often with the help of much more qualified expert guests.


Tika Sumpter
Sep 21 • 63 min
Tika Sumpter [Mixed-ish, Gossip Girl, Ride Along, What’s Your Number?] reconnects with Anna to talk about working together, hiding from your kids, the optimism of Los Angeles, wining people over, Footloose, artificial syrup and more. Later in the episode…
Paris Hilton
Sep 14 • 62 min
Paris Hilton [The Simple Life, This is Paris] joins Anna to talk about her greatest fear, the love of her life, being shy, Marilyn Monroe, and why she’s happier than she’s ever been. Anna recounts how Paris did her eye make-up the first time they met and…
Olivia Munn Returns!
Sep 7 • 87 min
Olivia Munn [The Newsroom, X-Men: Apocalypse, The Predator, Iron Man 2, Attack of the Show!] talks with Anna about moving from Tokyo to Oklahoma as a kid, dealing with bullies, procrastination, how to fix social media, dating a conspiracy theorist, and…
Ellie Kemper
Aug 31 • 54 min
Ellie Kemper [The Office, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt] joins Anna from her home in St. Louis to discuss why it’s frustrating to be labeled as “quirky”, how Midwestern cynicism is different from New York cynicism, why Skip-It was the best toy ever, what…
Kenan Thompson
Aug 24 • 61 min
Kenan Thompson [Saturday Night Live, All That, Kenan and Kel, Good Burger] talks with Anna about Saturday Night Live, their “boat sketch”, auditioning, what makes a good host, being the “laugh here” guy, losing the audience and more. Then Anna is joined…
Demi Moore & Shana Feste
Aug 17 • 64 min
Demi Moore [Ghost, G.I. Jane, Indecent Proposal, A Few Good Men, Striptease, Charlie’s Angels] and writer/director Shana Feste [The Greatest, Country Strong, Endless Love], talk with Anna about female sexuality, orgasms, marriage, fantasy role-playing,…
Seth Rogen Returns!
Aug 10 • 59 min
Seth Rogen [Superbad, Pineapple Express, An American Pickle] is an actor, comedian, writer, producer, and director. Seth talks with Anna about his new movie An American Pickle, lying to the press, wishing he could sing, taking a long ocean voyage, getting…
Sean Hayes
Aug 3 • 58 min
Sean Hayes [Will & Grace, Smartless] is an actor and producer. He joins Anna to talk about his new podcast Smartless with co-host Jason Bateman and Will Arnett and the thrills of joining the podcasting world. Sean then tells Anna about his time on…
Thomas Middleditch
Jul 27 • 50 min
Thomas Middleditch [Silicon Valley, B Positive, Penn Zero] is an actor, comedian, and screenwriter. Thomas joins Anna to talk about a proper smile, the influence of his favorite action movies, cultivating a sense of adventure, how a trip to Australia…
Paul Scheer
Jul 20 • 51 min
Paul Scheer [The Leauge, The Hot Wives of Orlando, Human Giant, NTSF:SD:SUV, Black Monday] is an actor, comedian, writer, director, producer, and podcaster. Paul and Anna have a heartfelt conversation about the events and decisions that shape a life,…
Esther Povitsky
Jul 15 • 58 min
Esther Povitsky [Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Alone Together, Dollface] is a writer, comedian, actor, and producer. Esther tells Anna about her dream to live in a shed behind her parent’s house, how she approaches every day as if it were a Seinfeld episode, what…
Samantha Irby
Jul 6 • 79 min
Samantha Irby is an author, comedian, and blogger. She talks with Anna about her latest book Wow, No Thank You, why she doesn’t read reviews, what it’s like to see her books in store windows when, to be honest, the value of optimism, the mayor of…
Chelsea Handler
Jun 29 • 54 min
Chelsea Handler is an author, comedian, actress, television host, producer, and activist. Anna asks Chelsea about her new book Life Will Be The Death of Me (which made Anna cry), why she values independence, childhood ambitions, her passion for…
Padma Lakshmi
Jun 22 • 73 min
Padma Lakshmi [Top Chef, Taste The Nation] is an author, actress, producer, and TV host. Padma talks with Anna about her timely new Hulu docu-series Taste The Nation, her work with the UN and the ACLU, growing up in New York and Los Angeles, what she…
Samin Nosrat
Jun 15 • 93 min
Samin Nosrat [Salt Fat Acid Heat, New York Times Magazine] talks with Anna about her first job in a restaurant, not always fitting in, her career as a chef, a writer, and TV host, and how food can make someone happy. Samin also gives Anna tips on how to…
Sam Richardson
Jun 8 • 77 min
Sam Richardson [Veep, Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates, Detroiters, Bojack Horseman] joins Anna to talk about his star turn as Richard Splett on HBO’s Veep, what three things he’d save if his house caught on fire, his favorite TV shows, his heroes and…
Bob Saget
Jun 1 • 72 min
Bob Saget [Full House, Raising Dad, America’s Funniest Home Videos] talks with Anna about his delayed appreciation of Full House, the boys club that was Entourage, the competition and camaraderie in stand-up comedy, and why two opposing pieces of advice…
Clark Duke
May 25 • 62 min
Clark Duke [Hot Tub Time Machine, Kick-Ass, The Office, Arkansas] is an actor, comedian and director. Anna got a chance to talk with Clark about his guest appearance on Mom, WrestleMania, his new movie Arkansas, inspirational filmmakers and more. Anna and…
Drew & Linda Scott
May 18 • 74 min
Drew and Linda Scott [The Property Brothers, Celebrity I.O.U., At Home with Drew and Linda] took some time to talk with Anna about their wedding in Italy, why pizza and water are so meaningful to them, how they puzzle in silence and more. Anna, Drew, and…
Lauren Lapkus
May 11 • 76 min
Lauren Lapkus [Orange Is The New Black, Jurassic World, Crashing] is an actress and comedian. Lauren joins Anna to video chat about babysitting, loneliness, asking for what you want, public urination, puzzles, not getting invited to your high school…
Nat Faxon and Jim Rash
May 4 • 78 min
Jim Rash and Nat Faxon [The Way-Way-Back, The Descendants, Downhill], the writing, directing, producing, and Oscar winning duo give Anna some writing advice, talk about the making of Downhill, describe what it’s like to be non-essential and more. Anna,…
Amanda Hess
Apr 27 • 54 min
Amanda Hess is an American journalist. She is a critic-at-large for the New York Times who has also written for magazines including Wired, ESPN, and Elle. Anna invited Amanda on the podcast to discuss her piece Celebrity Culture Is Burning in the New York…
Josh Hutcherson
Apr 20 • 71 min
Josh Hutcherson [The Hunger Games, Journey 2: The Mysterious Island, The Kids Are Alright] joins Anna via Zoom to talk about quarantine art, being a child actor, fighting off Oakwood stage moms, homeschool prom and Hunger Game fans. Plus he tries to teach…
Elizabeth Banks
Apr 13 • 67 min
Elizabeth Banks [The Hunger Games, Pitch Perfect, Charlie’s Angels] is a director, writer, producer, and actress. Elizabeth joins Anna via Skype and describes how she met her husband in college, why being a female producer/director comes with some…
Alexandra Daddario
Apr 6 • 67 min
Alexandra Daddario [The Percy Jackson series, Baywatch, San Andreas, We Summon the Darkness] is Anna’s first Skype interview. Anna and Alexandra discuss the state of the world, why Alexandra is hesitant to start hooking up with her roommates, on-screen…
David Dobrik
Mar 30 • 65 min
David Dobrik is a YouTube star, voice actor and entertainer. He and Anna talk about David’s rise to fame, his dislike of pets, dating, friendship, and elaborate pranks. David and Anna then give some Unqualified advice to Amy.
Wendi McLendon-Covey
Mar 23 • 71 min
Wendi McLendon-Covey [The Goldbergs, Bridesmaids, Reno 911!] is an actress, comedian, and producer. Wendi talks with Anna about being a teenage dance teacher, her fear of snakes, love of wolves, a jewelry store heist gone bad, Pippi Longstocking and more!…
Nikki Glaser
Mar 16 • 83 min
Nikki Glaser [Not Safe with Nikki Glaser, You Up, Bangin’) is a comedian, actress, radio, podcast, and television host. Nikki and Anna quickly become best friends while talking about porn star orgasms, asking for what you want during sex, and the…
Casey Wilson
Mar 9 • 64 min
Casey Wilson (Happy Endings, Bride Wars, SNL, Marry Me) is an actor, comedian and screenwriter. Anna and Casey talk about the joys of reality TV, the benefits of being fired from SNL, bad parenting, cool socks, the worst job ever, and how Casey stalked…
Pamela Adlon
Mar 2 • 90 min
Pamela Adlon [Better Things, King of the Hill, Californication] is an actress, screenwriter, producer, and director. Pamela tells Anna about why she had trouble feeling like a woman in her early career, the stress of raising daughters and how she almost…
Andrea Savage
Feb 24 • 66 min
Andrea Savage [I’m Sorry, Veep, Step Brothers] is an American actress, comedian, and writer. Anna and Andrea discuss heartbreaks, husbands, and winning awards. Andrea also talks about being the showrunner, writer, and star of her show I’m Sorry while…
Judy Greer
Feb 17 • 75 min
Judy Greer [13 Going on 30, Arrested Development, Kidding] is an American actress, comedian, and author. Anna and Judy sit down and talk about how Judy first made it in LA, how she met her husband and how hard it is to write a book. They also talk about…
Jason Biggs
Feb 10 • 76 min
JASON BIGGS [American Pie, Orange is The New Black, Outmatched] is an American actor and comedian. Anna and Jason talk about the limits of the English language, how hard it is to fake laugh, and how Jason feels about commuting from New York every week.…
Josh Gad
Feb 3 • 50 min
JOSH GAD [The Book of Mormon, Frozen, Avenue 5] sits down with Anna to talk about Josh’s dreams of being an Imagineer, raising a family better than Thomas Edison, and how proud Josh’s parents must. Anna and Josh then give some Unqualified advice to caller…
Melissa Villaseñor
Jan 27 • 40 min
Melissa Villaseñor [Saturday Night Live] is an American actress, stand-up comedian, and impressionist. Anna and Melissa talk about how she got started in comedy, her dating life and Melissa helps Anna with some of her impressions. Plus Anna and Melissa…
Fortune Feimster
Jan 20 • 55 min
Fortune Feimster [The Mindy Project, Last Comic Stanidng] is an American writer, comedian, and actress. Fortune and Anna sit down and talk about performing in front of different audiences, how Fortune came out and how she met her fiancée. Anna also gives…
Ed Droste
Jan 13 • 50 min
Ed Droste is a founding member of the Brooklyn-based indie-rock band Grizzly Bear. He joins Anna to talk about making music, what it’s like living on a tour bus, losing his virginity, and the most unusual penis he’s ever seen. Anna and Ed then give…
Jeff Garlin
Jan 6 • 45 min
JEFF GARLIN (Curb Your Enthusiasm, The Goldbergs, Toy Story 3&4, ParaNorman, Wall-E, Arrested Development) joins Anna to discuss taking yourself too seriously, how to nap, stupid decisions, dating after divorce, stand-up, Coco the Clown and more. Anna and…
Christian Siriano
Dec 23, 2019 • 41 min
CHRISTIAN SIRIANO (Project Runway) joins Anna to discuss dressing up, muses and inspiration, fashion week, first heartbreak, vanity and more. Anna and Christian then give Unqualified advice to callers Jamon and Alex. This will be the last Unqualified…
Whitney Cummings
Dec 16, 2019 • 45 min
WHITNEY CUMMINGS (2 Broke Girls, Roseanne, Whitney, Undateable, The Female Brain) joins Anna to discuss orgasms, topless baristas, comedy, murder and more. Anna and Whitney then give Unqualified advice to callers Donna and Rebekah.
Sam and Aaron Taylor Johnson
Dec 9, 2019 • 42 min
SAM TAYLOR-JOHNSON (Nowhere Boy, Fifty Shades of Grey, A Million Little Pieces) and AARON TAYLOR-JOHNSON (Kick-Ass, Nowhere Boy, Avengers: Age of Ultron, A Million Little Pieces) join Anna to discuss collaboration, filmmaking, intimacy, narcissism,…
Kat Von D
Dec 2, 2019 • 49 min
KAT VON D (LA Ink, Miami Ink, High Voltage Tattoo, The Tattoo Chronicles, Kat Von D Beauty, Von D Shoes) joins Anna to discuss bathing suits and tattoos, a David Lynch wedding, punk rock, cheating boyfriends, falling in love and more. Anna and Kat then…
Bill Fichtner
Nov 25, 2019 • 50 min
BILL FICHTNER (Black Hawk Down, The Dark Knight, Blades of Glory, Prison Break, Mom) joins Anna to discuss directing, Mom, bingo, love lost (and found 10 years later), ice hockey and more. Anna and Bill then give Unqualified advice to callers Chris and…
Lizzy Caplan
Nov 18, 2019 • 50 min
LIZZY CAPLAN (Freaks and Geeks, Mean Girls, Cloverfield, Masters of Sex) joins Anna to discuss living abroad, friend dates, a fateful bus advertisement, marriage, TV sex and more. Anna and Lizzy then give Unqualified advice to callers Elizabeth and…
Chris Sullivan
Nov 11, 2019 • 51 min
CHRIS SULLIVAN (This is Us, The Knick, Stranger Things, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2) joins Anna to discuss murder, breakfast burritos, Swingers, Isaac Lamb and his proposal video, Mount St. Helens, The Situation and a bad date. Anna and Chris then give…
Tig Notaro
Nov 4, 2019 • 51 min
TIG NOTARO (Boyish Girl Interrupted, One Mississippi, Transparent, Happy to Be Here) joins Anna to discuss high school, delivering pizza, a three-year-old’s wisdom, self-diagnosed prosopagnosia, Taylor Dayne and the progression of a comedy career. Anna…
Elisha Cuthbert
Oct 28, 2019 • 68 min
ELISHA CUTHBERT (The Girl Next Door, 24, Happy Endings, The Ranch) joins Anna to discuss having actress friends, challenges of the sitcom format, the importance of knowing how to BBQ, first love heartbreak and racing horses with the family Astro Van. Anna…
Busy Philipps
Oct 21, 2019 • 53 min
BUSY PHILIPPS (Freaks and Geeks, Dawson’s Creek, Cougar Town, Busy Tonight) joins Anna to discuss turkey sandwiches, The Fast and the Furious auditions, raunchy comedies, social media trolls and keeping it real. Anna and Busy then give Unqualified advice…
Justin Long
Oct 14, 2019 • 63 min
Justin Long (Galaxy Quest, Jeepers Creepers, Live Free or Die Hard, Alvin and the Chipmunks) joins Anna to discuss forgetting grocery bags, commitment (to restaurant orders and relationships), sailing solo around the world, Sir Ben Kingsley, Justin’s…
Lilly Singh
Oct 7, 2019 • 52 min
Lilly Singh (Superwoman Vlogs, A Little Late with Lilly Singh, A Trip to Unicorn Island) joins Anna to discuss popcorn, slacks, prom, talk shows, infinity and foot massages. Anna and Lilly then give Unqualified advice to Lindsay and Jackie.
Alison Brie
Sep 30, 2019 • 69 min
Alison Brie (Mad Men, Community, Glow) joins Anna to discuss her cats, sexy Halloween costumes, on set deal breakers and “The Star-Spangled Banner.” Anna and Alison then give Unqualified advice to Liv and Lauren.
Unqualified Returns
Sep 26, 2019 • 1 min
New episodes of UNQUALIFIED every Monday beginning September 30th.
Bad Boyfriend Behavior
Mar 7, 2019 • 55 min
First up today, Anna, Sim, and Ashley talk to Stacy, 23, calling from Kentucky to get some help figuring out whether the guy that she’s been hanging out with for the past three years is actually her boyfriend or just leading her on. Next up, we flash-back…
Ashley Benson
Mar 5, 2019 • 47 min
Today’s guest is insanely pretty, but make no mistake, she’s no liar! Find out just how honest the stunning Ashley Benson (Pretty Little Liars) is as she joins Anna and Sim to chat about… …Teenage Angst & Headgear …Imaginary Talk Shows & Taco Bell …Limo…
A Bitter Sister & Spousal Bouts
Feb 28, 2019 • 50 min
First up today, Anna, Sim, and Katharine chat with Kelsey, 27… Kelsey explains that she’s been dating her boyfriend for about 6 years and is looking forward to a bright future together – there’s only one problem…his sister can’t seem to get on board with…
Katharine McPhee
Feb 26, 2019 • 32 min
Cheerio, dear listeners! We’re coming at you today with a bloody brilliant episode as the uber-talented Katharine McPhee joins Anna and Sim all the way from London to chat about… …Performing live in Waitress …House Bunny memories …A Few Vocal-Mimicking…
A Sketchy Soldier & EX-cessive Texts
Feb 21, 2019 • 51 min
Today, Anna and Sim chat with two callers in need of their ‘unqualified’ advice… …Paige, 24, met a military guy on a dating app and enjoyed several months of blissful dating…until things started to get sketchy. Now, Paige needs help determining whether…
Kobe Bryant
Feb 19, 2019 • 35 min
Today’s episode of Unqualified is a SLAM DUNK as Anna and Sim sit down with the legendary Kobe Bryant to chat about… …The NBA & History of Basketball …The Team Mentality …Vulnerability & Masculinity …Diversity in Animation …Kobe’s Book Series, The…
Bro-Code & Sibling Woes
Feb 14, 2019 • 46 min
Anna, Sim, and Lena chat with two callers in need of advice… …Juliana confessed her romantic feelings to John, a guy in her close friend group, and was gently turned down - but after finding out that John’s roommate has had feelings for her, Juliana now…
Lena Headey
Feb 12, 2019 • 43 min
We are in full-on House Lannister mode today and SO ready to hear the stunning Lena Headey ROAR as she joins Anna and Sim to chat about… …Worm Feces & Sexual Terminology …Game of Thrones & Littlefinger …Villainous Roles & Ghosts on Planes …Deathgasms &…
Marital Tensions & Dating Apprehensions
Feb 7, 2019 • 40 min
Tony Hale joins Anna and Sim as they offer advice to two callers today… …Jazmin, 36, from New York, and her husband have enjoyed ten years of blissful friendship with another married couple, but when that couple’s marriage recently hit a rough patch,…
Tony Hale
Feb 5, 2019 • 66 min
Veep, Veep! Make way for the brilliant and talented Tony Hale (Veep, Arrested Development), joining Anna and Sim today to chat about… The Five Love Languages Pranks & Scary Movies The range of “Fuck You” Francis the Ferret VEEP Whiskey and Ghee Catch Tony…
Fickle Friends & Ageist Men
Jan 31, 2019 • 60 min
First on today’s episode, Nina Dobrev, Anna, and Sim chat with… …Caden in Utah who loves his wife of six months…but doesn’t love how he’s been losing friends since they got married and doesn’t know whether he should focus on his marriage or on his…
Nina Dobrev
Jan 29, 2019 • 58 min
Dear Listeners, we have a treat for you today as the beautiful and talented Nina Dobrev (The Vampire Diaries, Fam) joins Anna and Sim to get into… …porn performances …multi-cam format …’actor’ versus ‘actress’ …smoking weed & scooters …Dating Deal…
In-Law Issues & Med School Musings
Jan 24, 2019 • 42 min
First up on today’s Unqualifiedcalls: …Anna, Sim, and Mark-Paul Gosselaar chat with Tim from Nevada who is struggling to understand why his in-laws have stopped taking an active role in his 3-year-old son, Milo’s, life. Next, Unqualified travels back in…
Mark-Paul Gosselaar
Jan 22, 2019 • 41 min
There isn’t a bell loud enough to save this week’s Unqualified guest from Sim’s lifelong love and adoration…the talented Mark-Paul Gosselaar joins Anna and a starstruck Sim today to chat about… …Saved by the Bell nostalgia …Prostatitis & cleaning out the…
A Hawaiian Hookup & A Wedding Showdown
Jan 17, 2019 • 36 min
Join Anna, Sim, and Colton as they chat with today’s first caller: Madison, 26, calling in all the way from Canada to discuss a guy that she matched with on an app and met while on vacation in Hawaii. After spending one incredibly romantic night together…
Colton Underwood (The Bachelor)
Jan 15, 2019 • 47 min
It’s all coming up roses on this week’s episode of Unqualified as Anna and Sim hang out with former NFL player, philanthropist, and current star of ABC’s The Bachelor…Colton Underwood! On today’s Tuesday episode, Colton, Anna, and Sim get into… Football…
Co-Parenting and Co-Mingling
Jan 10, 2019 • 40 min
Join Sarah Wright, Eric Christian Olsen, Anna, and Sim as they talk to two callers… …Jennifer, 39, is calling from Massachusetts to talk about co-parenting with her narcissistic ex-husband, who won’t allow Jennifer to meet his new girlfriend, a woman that…
Eric Christian Olsen and Sarah Wright
Jan 8, 2019 • 51 min
Make sure to tune in Thursday to hear Eric, Sarah, and the Unqualified team talk to callers! And today, it’s a mini-House Bunny reunion as Anna and Sim welcome the adorable power couple, Sarah Wright and Eric Christian Olsen, to chat about… Memories from…
The Lost Tapes Vol. 3
Jan 3, 2019 • 84 min
The holidays may be over but here at Unqualified, we like to carry the spirit of giving well into the new year…which is why we’ve prepared this edition of ‘The Lost Tapes’ just for you – a collection of never-before-heard clips from some of our favorite…
2018 Memorable Moments Vol. 5
Jan 1, 2019 • 104 min
Dear Listeners, We want to help you start 2019 off right, with lots of laughter and love - which is why we’ve put together Part 2 of Unqualified’s Memorable Moments from 2018! Wishing everyone a happy, healthy, and safe New Year! Love, Anna, Sim, and the…
2018 Memorable Moments Vol. 4
Dec 25, 2018 • 120 min
Dear Listeners, We love you all so much and want to wish everyone Happy Holidays (or Happy Christmas as Anna likes to say)! This holiday season we wanted to give you something special, so, we have compiled some of Unqualified’s most memorable moments from…
Elizabeth Reaser
Dec 18, 2018 • 69 min
This week’s guest, Elizabeth Reaser (True Detective, The Haunting of Hill House) perfectly complements Anna’s comedic repertoire as the pair discuss… Juilliard, acting, and pussy with joy Oyster farmers, crime scene cleaners, and party clowns the Tit Look…
Jake Johnson
Dec 11, 2018 • 56 min
We’re headed back to school this week on Unqualified as Professors Anna and Sim hang out with their students at USC and chat with the hilarious actor, Jake Johnson (New Girl, Safety Not Guaranteed, Tag), about topics like… Podcasting Acting and…
Sophia Bush
Dec 4, 2018 • 81 min
It’s all about strong female vibes this week as Anna and Sim welcome the beautiful, brilliant Sophia Bush (One Tree Hill, Chicago PD) to chat about… College fashion and the Greek scene Self-confidence and self-acceptance Acting, stunt-work, and kissing…
Bill Hader
Nov 27, 2018 • 69 min
BILL HADER (SNL, Barry, The Skeleton Twins) laughs so hard on this week’s episode that his glasses actually fog up as he chats with Anna and Sim about… …Saturday Night Live…Jerking Off…Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs…Genre, Anxiety, and Comic Con…Red…
Jay Pharoah
Nov 20, 2018 • 67 min
It’s non-stop laughs this week on Unqualified as hilarious comedian, Jay Pharoah (Saturday Night Live) joins Anna and Sim to explore… Working retail and funky feet Porn preferences and thigh-high stockings Year-round Christmas decorations Peeing sitting…
Emily Ratajkowski
Nov 13, 2018 • 71 min
What do… Marriage and Divorce Euphoric Dementia Faberge Eggs and Losing Your Virginity …all have in common? They are just a few of the topics that Anna, Sim, and Unqualified’s stunning guest, Emily Ratajkowski, get into on this week’s hilarious episode!…
Maura Tierney
Nov 6, 2018 • 53 min
This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim welcome the incredibly talented, Golden Globe winning actress, Maura Tierney (NewsRadio, ER, The Affair)! Maura brings her acting chops and intellect to the table as her and Anna engage in some stimulating…
Bobby Lee
Oct 30, 2018 • 85 min
WARNING: The following episode will cause extreme, gut-busting laughter - listen at your own risk! This week, Anna and Sim welcome a guest that will have you rolling on the floor laughing until your sides hurt – get ready for non-stop fun with the…
Mark Duplass
Oct 23, 2018 • 83 min
Anna and Sim get up close and personal this week with an incredibly brilliant director, producer, actor, musician, screenwriter, and author – it’s Mark Duplass (The League, Room 104, Black Rock, Your Sister’s Sister)! Anna and Mark take their friendship…
Skyler Samuels
Oct 16, 2018 • 78 min
This week, Anna and Sim welcome a very talented actress who also happens to be a DIE-HARD fan of Unqualified – it’s the beautiful Skyler Samuels (The Gates, Scream Queens, The Gifted)! On Deal Breakers, Anna, Sim, and Skyler explore… sperm donation…
Yvette Nicole Brown
Oct 9, 2018 • 60 min
This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim welcome the incredibly relatable, very charming, and brilliantly funny actress and comedian, Yvette Nicole Brown (Community, Talking Dead, Mom)! Anna and Yvette dissect the dating world as they cover balancing a…
Kevin Smith
Oct 2, 2018 • 76 min
This week’s episode of Unqualified offers equal parts laughter and life lessons as Anna and Sim welcome podcasting-aficionado, talented filmmaker, actor, comedian, comic book writer, and author - the legendary Kevin Smith (aka Silent Bob)! You’ll quickly…
Constance Zimmer
Sep 25, 2018 • 61 min
This week’s episode of Unqualified feels like a good ol’ fashioned girl’s night as Anna and Sim welcome the incredibly smart, sexy, talented actress, Constance Zimmer (UNReal, Entourage, House of Cards)! The conversation and laughter flow freely as these…
Adam Rippon
Sep 18, 2018 • 67 min
Break out your skates and spandex and get ready to fall in love with this week’s talented and charming Unqualified guest…Adam Rippon, American figure skater and Olympian! Anna wastes no time breaking the ice with Adam, kicking off the episode by asking,…
Judd Apatow
Sep 11, 2018 • 69 min
This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim welcome the creative mind behind countless iconic films and TV series like Knocked Up, The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Pineapple Express, Freaks and Geeks, and so many more -it’s none other than the incredibly talented, Judd…
Jerrod Carmichael
Sep 4, 2018 • 77 min
This week, Jerrod Carmichael (THE CARMICHAEL SHOW, NEIGHBORS) joins Anna and Sim to talk about being a creative introvert and his bias against a certain brand of bottled water. Then, they play a round of profession-centered deal breakers and call Jamie,…
Kat Dennings
Aug 28, 2018 • 85 min
The enchanting Kat Dennings is Unqualified’s guest this week. First, Kat and Anna talk about their education and reminisce about working together on “The House Bunny”. Then, they play a round of deal breakers, exchange dating anecdotes, and hit the phones…
David Spade
Aug 21, 2018 • 78 min
David Spade (FATHER OF THE YEAR, A POLAROID GUY IN A SNAPCHAT WORLD) joins Unqualified this week! First, David delves into his childhood and bonds with Sim over a party they both attended where David earned the title of “lady’s man” in Sim’s eyes. Next,…
Bo Burnham
Aug 14, 2018 • 86 min
The hilarious and innovative Bo Burnham (EIGHTH GRADE, MAKE HAPPY) joins Unqualified this week to discuss the stress of going on talk shows, the making of his directorial debut, how to elicit vulnerable and truthful performances from young actors, and why…
Kelly Ripa Part 2 & Camila Mendes
Aug 7, 2018 • 56 min
This week’s Unqualified brings you more SDCC interviews. First, some hilarious Kelly Ripa bonus material in which Anna, Kelly and Sim discuss talk show jitters, and female envy, and tips for new parents. Then, Camila Mendes (RIVERDALE) joins Anna and Sim…
Stephen Amell & Colton Haynes/Grant Gustin
Jul 31, 2018 • 58 min
This week is part two of Unqualified at San Diego Comic Con! First, Colton Haynes and Stephen Amell (ARROW) discuss set life and working together on Arrow, and advise Ashley, who wants to know if it’s weird that she hasn’t met her boyfriend’s friends and…
Kelly Ripa Part 1
Jul 24, 2018 • 52 min
The gregarious Kelly Ripa (LIVE! WITH KELLY AND RYAN) joins Anna and Sim on Unqualified this week at San Diego Comic-Con. First, Kelly and husband Mark Consuelos (RIVERDALE) share how they sustain a happy marriage. Then, Kelly delves into the talk show…
Shiri Appleby
Jul 17, 2018 • 63 min
The incredibly talented Shiri Appleby (UNREAL, ROSWELL) joins Anna and Sim on this week’s Unqualified. First, Shiri talks about the best acting advice she ever received and how best to dominate in an audition room. Next, Anna asks Shiri about the nuances…
Topher Grace
Jul 10, 2018 • 77 min
Versatile actor Topher Grace (BLACKKKLANSMAN, THAT 70’S SHOW) joins Anna and Sim on this week’s Unqualified. First, Topher touches on the value of failure and what he’s learned from creative flops. Then, Topher and Anna reminisce on the project they…
Pete Holmes
Jul 3, 2018 • 83 min
Podcast legend Pete Holmes (CRASHING, YOU MADE IT WEIRD) joins Anna and Sim on this week’s Unqualified. First, Pete walks us through how he “charmed” his way through his English degree in college and the gang talks about the nuances of liberal arts…
Mayim Bialik
Jun 26, 2018 • 78 min
The brilliant Mayim Bialik (THE BIG BANG THEORY) is here for a brand new episode of Unqualified! First, Anna surprises Mayim with an armful of kittens before they talk about baking, the experience of being a woman in entertainment, and making friends…
Bert “The Machine” Kreischer
Jun 19, 2018 • 89 min
The hysterical Bert Kreischer (BERT THE CONQUEROR, TRIP FLIP) is here for a new episode of Unqualified! First, Bert describes his friendship with comedian Tom Segura and discusses the importance of acknowledging mistakes made as a performer. Next, he…
Logan Browning
Jun 12, 2018 • 65 min
This week, the incredible Logan Browning (DEAR WHITE PEOPLE) joins Anna and Sim on the couch to discuss being an introvert in a very extroverted industry and where to go for the best brunch in LA. Then, Anna grills Logan on some dating deal breakers!…
Natasha Leggero and Moshe Kasher
Jun 5, 2018 • 73 min
Comedic power-couple Natasha Leggero (ANOTHER PERIOD) and Moshe Kasher (HONEYMOON STANDUP SPECIAL) are here for a brand new episode of Unqualified! First, Moshe describes his regrettable roof-climbing experience and the group discusses the stereotypes of…
Becca Kufrin
May 29, 2018 • 50 min
America’s most eligible, Becca Kufrin (THE BACHELORETTE), is here for this week’s episode of Unqualified! First, Becca and Anna talk about making girl friends in college and play a round of dating deal breakers. Then, they discuss what it’s like to…
Erika Jayne
May 22, 2018 • 57 min
The fabulous Erika Jayne (THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF BEVERLY HILLS) joins Anna and Sim for an all-new episode of Unqualified! Plus, our GAPPS contest winner, Lindsay, is here! First, Anna and Erika reveal their thoughts on marriage and the group discusses the…
Bella Thorne
May 15, 2018 • 95 min
This week, the remarkable Bella Thorne (MIDNIGHT SUN, FAMOUS IN LOVE) joins Anna and Sim for an all-new episode of Unqualified! First, Bella introduces us to her puppy, Tampon, and tells us about her crying habits, both on and off camera. Then, Bella…
Dax Shepard Returns!
May 8, 2018 • 88 min
The amazing Dax Shepard (CHIPS, PARENTHOOD) returns for this week’s episode of Unqualified! First, the group has a conversation about intimacy in long-term relationships, the societal pressures faced by young women. Next, they reminisce on losing their…
Eugenio Derbez
May 1, 2018 • 69 min
The charming and talented Eugenio Derbez (OVERBOARD, INSTRUCTIONS NOT INCLUDED) is here for this week’s episode of Unqualified! To begin the show, Eugenio discusses going to the Oscars for the very first time and describes what it was like to grow up with…
Billy Eichner
Apr 24, 2018 • 72 min
The hilarious Billy Eichner (BILLY ON THE STREET, DIFFICULT PEOPLE) joins Anna and Sim for this week’s episode of Unqualified! First, Billy discusses what he likes about LA and reflects on his musical theater upbringing. Then, Billy tells us about the…
Hayley Atwell
Apr 17, 2018 • 88 min
The remarkable Hayley Atwell (AGENT CARTER, HOWARD’S END) joins Anna and Sim for this week’s episode of Unqualified! First, Hayley discusses her opinions on Los Angeles and how it differs from living in the UK. Then, Anna talks about why she loves waving…
Zoey Deutch
Apr 10, 2018 • 72 min
The amazing Zoey Deutch (FLOWER, BEFORE I FALL) is here for a brand new episode of Unqualified! First, Zoey talks about the relationship she has with her mother, actor Lea Thompson (5:39), as well as her fun family dynamic (8:26). Then, a round of deal…
Shay Mitchell
Apr 3, 2018 • 53 min
The multi-talented Shay Mitchell (PRETTY LITTLE LIARS) is here for this week’s all-new episode of Unqualified! First, Anna and Shay talk about working as both actors and producers (7:35) and Shay discusses her experience as part of a predominately female…
Zach Braff
Mar 27, 2018 • 92 min
This week’s episode of Unqualified starts off with a very special announcement from Sim and Amy as well as some incredible feedback from our dear listeners. Then, the wonderfully talented actor and filmmaker Zach Braff (SCRUBS, GARDEN STATE) joins us…
Macaulay Culkin
Mar 20, 2018 • 40 min
The one and only Macaulay Culkin (HOME ALONE, MY GIRL) joins Anna and Sim for this week’s episode of Unqualified! Anna starts off the show by asking Macaulay what qualities he looks for while searching for a romantic partner (8:52) followed by a round of…
Heather Graham
Mar 13, 2018 • 60 min
The incredible actress, writer and director Heather Graham is on this week’s episode of Unqualified! In this episode, Heather talks about the rewarding experience of directing her first film (6:10) and the group gets into a powerful conversation on sexism…
Olivia Cooke & Anya Taylor-Joy
Mar 6, 2018 • 60 min
The lovely Olivia Cooke (BATES MOTEL, THOROUGHBREDS) and Anya Taylor-Joy (SPLIT, THOROUGHBREDS) join us for this week’s brand new episode of Unqualified! To begin, Anna and Olivia talk about the realities of life as an actor (6:38) before Anya arrives to…
Allison Janney Returns!
Feb 27, 2018 • 78 min
She’s back! This week, the brilliant Allison Janney (I, TONYA, MOM) returns to Unqualified for an unforgettable episode. First, Anna and Allison reminisce on the time they photo-bombed a group portrait celebrating TV writer Chuck Lorre (4:38). Then,…
Tom Segura
Feb 20, 2018 • 70 min
Talented stand-up comedian and writer Tom Segura (NETFLIX’S DISGRACEFUL, MOSTLY STORIES) is on this week’s episode of Unqualified! First, Anna and Tom discuss the differences between being an actor and a comedian (5:32) and Tom tells us his favorite thing…
Jena Friedman
Feb 13, 2018 • 47 min
This week on Anna Faris is Unqualified, Anna, Sim and Jack Faris chat with Jena Friedman (THE DAILY SHOW, SOFT FOCUS WITH JENA FRIEDMAN) about her new Adult Swim special (8:58) before Anna hands off the reins of the interview to a VERY serious journalist.…
Whitney Cummings Returns!
Feb 6, 2018 • 61 min
On an all new Unqualified, Whitney Cummings (THE FEMALE BRAIN, WHITNEY) returns to the show to meet Kayla at the Sutton Place Hotel (4:48), play a round of Deal Breakers (10:46), and talk “making sex” with Chad (20:50). Later, they chat about Whitney’s…
Jimmy Kimmel and Molly McNearney
Jan 30, 2018 • 61 min
Anna and Sim are joined this week by Jimmy Kimmel and his wife Molly McNearney (JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE) to chat about how he and his show have evolved over the years (6:10) and interviews up-and-coming actress Shelby Lee about her new horror film: How Did That…
Colin Hanks
Jan 23, 2018 • 77 min
This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim sit down with Colin Hanks (THE HOUSE BUNNY, KING KONG, LIFE IN PIECES) to chat about working on teen movies and avoiding type-casting (9:52) and play some Deal-Breakers! (23:45) Later they play a round of House Bunny…
Brittany Snow
Jan 16, 2018 • 63 min
On an all new episode of Unqualified, Anna and Sim talk with Brittany Snow (PITCH PERFECT 3) about the Pitch Perfect franchise (4:45), hypothetical murder scenarios (8:25), and play a new segment called On A First Date (11:30) and a round of How Would You…
Ed Helms
Jan 9, 2018 • 61 min
This week, Anna and Sim chat Ed Helms (FATHER FIGURES, THE OFFICE, THE HANGOVER). They reveal their worst talk show experiences (2:45), searching for their identity in school(7:12), then play a round of deal breakers (22:45) and How Would You Proceed?…
Nick Jonas
Jan 2, 2018 • 52 min
On a brand new Unqualified, Anna and Sim talk to actor/musician Nick Jonas (JUMANJI: WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE, CHAOS WALKING, HOME) about being nominated for a Golden Globe (2:40), not having an ego about fame (4:40), and his ideal relationship (10:35). Then…
2017 Memorable Moments Vol. 3
Dec 26, 2017 • 156 min
This week, we’re looking back at some out our favorite moments in Unqualified 2017! Featuring incredible conversations, awesome games, calls from listeners, and unexpected cameos from the most memorable interviews of the year! In this episode there are…
Denis Leary
Dec 19, 2017 • 68 min
On an all new Unqualified, Anna and Sim welcome Denis Leary (RESCUE ME, SEX&DRUGS&ROCK&ROLL) to chat about working with Clint Eastwood (13:00), James Woods pickup attempts (16:00), and accepting praise as Willem Dafoe (30:00). After the break, they play a…
Jesse Tyler Ferguson
Dec 12, 2017 • 59 min
This week, Anna and Sim chat with the wonderfully funny Jesse Tyler Ferguson (MODERN FAMILY). They talk about painful high school theater memories (3:24), unspoken birthday problems (8:12), and play a round of deal breakers (13:00)! Later they call Kelly…
Rob Riggle
Dec 5, 2017 • 69 min
On a spectacular birthday episode of Unqualified, Rob Riggle (21 JUMP STREET, THE HANGOVER, STEP BROTHERS) joins Anna and Sim to try his signature vodka (6:30) and talk about the worst job he’s ever had (22:20)! They also play some deal breakers (28:30)…
Lane Moore
Nov 28, 2017 • 66 min
From inside the chapter room of the Gamma Phi Beta sorority house at USC, Anna and Sim discuss Tinder Live with comedian Lane Moore (3:10)! We can’t tell guys how to make the perfect Tinder profile but Lane can tell you how NOT to do it. Then we play a…
Adam Scott
Nov 14, 2017 • 66 min
This Week, Anna and Sim sit down with the hilarious Adam Scott (GHOSTED, PARKS AND REC, THE DISASTER ARTIST). In this episode, Anna and Scott discuss working on single-cam sitcoms vs multi-cam and early acting gigs (6:00), test out their new project “The…
Marc Maron
Nov 7, 2017 • 90 min
This week, Anna and Sim sit down with the legendary Marc Maron (THE MARC MARON SHOW, GLOW). In this episode, Anna and Marc discuss high school reunions (7:00), the addiction of doing standup (18:30), answer some Deal-Breakers (42:00), and play “How Would…
Kelly Clarkson
Oct 31, 2017 • 54 min
This week, Anna and Sim call Kelly Clarkson (MEANING OF LIFE, AMERICAN IDOL)! Kelly discusses how she handles fame (8:30), her pregnancy experience (14:00), and then answers some Deal-Breakers (16:00) and How Would Your Proceeds (26:30). Later, Anna and…
Arielle Kebbel
Oct 24, 2017 • 106 min
This week, Anna and Sim sit down with actress Arielle Kebbel (MIDNIGHT, TEXAS, JOHN TUCKER MUST DIE) and weigh in on an important topic at the forefront of current events: #MeToo. They begin with a call to Frances (16:30), whose experiences with sexual…
Jim Jefferies
Oct 17, 2017 • 75 min
Today we tackle one of the most powerful advice calls we’ve ever received (53:30) but first, Anna and Sim sit down with the hilarious Jim Jefferies (THE JIM JEFFERIES SHOW, LEGIT) and discuss his best friend Brad Pitt (5:30), the top three things Jim…
Mel Rodriguez
Oct 10, 2017 • 171 min
It’s a brand new week, which means there’s a brand new episode of Unqualified! This week, Anna and Sim sit down with Anna’s Overboard co-star Mel Rodriguez (THE LAST MAN ON EARTH, GETTING ON). Anna and Mel discuss things that make Mel nervous (8:30),…
Lee Daniels
Oct 3, 2017 • 55 min
He’s the brain behind Cookie Lyon, Precious Jones, and Star Davis. Lee Daniels (EMPIRE, PRECIOUS, STAR) joins Anna and Sim on this week’s episode of Unqualified! In this episode, the Academy Award nominated director discusses narcissism (15:00), what is…
Jack Johnson
Sep 26, 2017 • 77 min
Don’t let your dreams be dreams! The man with a voice that will make your heart melt, Jack Johnson (IN BETWEEN DREAMS, ALL THE LIGHT ABOVE IT TOO) is on this week’s episode of Unqualified!!! Anna and Sim sit down with the talented musician to learn about…
Elizabeth Olsen
Sep 19, 2017 • 59 min
The beautiful and intelligent Elizabeth Olsen (WIND RIVER, INGRID GOES WEST) is on this week’s Unqualified! In this episode, Anna and Sim learn about the problematic shoot that resulted in the amazing Ingrid Goes West (9:00), Elizabeth’s thoughts on…
Lake Bell
Sep 12, 2017 • 77 min
Omg! The talented writer/director/actress LAKE BELL (I DO… UNTIL I DON’T, IN A WORLD…) is on this week’s episode of Unqualified!! In this episode, Anna and Lake discuss starting a celebrity breast milk franchise (7:18), Lake’s experience while working on…
Emma Roberts
Sep 5, 2017 • 46 min
Listen up queens, the talented Emma Roberts (AMERICAN HORROR STORY, SCREAM QUEENS) is on Unqualified this week! In this episode, Emma and Anna discuss their fears (11:30) and the most fun character Emma has played (14:30). Then, Emma answers some…
Alanis Morissette
Aug 29, 2017 • 58 min
We’ve got a brand new episode of Unqualified with the one and only Alanis Morissette (CONVERSATION WITH ALANIS MORISSETTE)!!! In this episode, Anna asks Alanis what it is like being a rock star (12:00), Amy tells Alanis about an encounter they once had…
My Favorite Murder Crossover Pt. 2
Aug 22, 2017 • 48 min
What goes well with a good murder? Karen and Georgia! We’ve got PART TWO of Unqualified with Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark (My Favorite Murder). In Part 2, Anna shares the story of actress Rebecca Schaeffer. Then Georgia tells the group about the…
My Favorite Murder Crossover Pt. 1
Aug 15, 2017 • 59 min
We’ve got murders! We’ve got relationship deal-breakers! We’ve got a wild new TWO PART crossover episode of Unqualified with Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark (My Favorite Murder). In Part 1, Karen tells the gang the tale of the BTK Killer, a man that…
Mondo Cozmo
Aug 1, 2017 • 75 min
Mondo Cozmo is in the house!!! On this week’s episode of Unqualified, Anna and Sim sit down with their good friend and musician Josh Ostrander (Mondo Cozmo)! Anna and Josh discuss when Anna starred in one of his music videos and how his career has…
Eva Longoria
Jul 25, 2017 • 93 min
The iconic Eva Longoria (Desperate Housewives, Overboard) joins Anna and Sim this week for a great show! Right off the bat, Eva and Sim go back in time to talk about the movie they worked on together! The gang then discusses the importance of spirituality…
Andy Cohen Returns! (And more caller updates!)
Jul 18, 2017 • 90 min
Andy Cohen is back!!! On this week’s episode, Anna and Sim call Andy Cohen (Watch What Happens Live) to determine whether Anna would make a good Real Housewife, they put him in the hot seat to ask some loaded deal breakers including what he would do if…
“The Lost Tapes Vol. 2” with Regina Hall and Tiffany Haddish!
Jul 11, 2017 • 74 min
We’ve got another special episode for you this week packed with never before heard recordings from two hilarious guests, Tiffany Haddish and Regina Hall, the stars of the movie Girls Trip out July 21st! In “The Lost Tapes Vol. 2”, Tiffany Haddish (Girls…
“The Lost Tapes Vol. 1” with Justin Long, Chris Pratt as “Lewis”, Zachary Levi, Adam Pally, Zoe Lister-Jones and Thomas Middleditch!
Jul 4, 2017 • 61 min
We’ve got a very special episode for you this week loaded with never before heard recordings from past guests! In “The Lost Tapes Vol. 1”, the show is opened with a song by Eli Braden (Howard Stern Show), just before Anna and Sim go back in time,…
Maria Bamford
Jun 27, 2017 • 74 min
Maria Bamford (Netflix’s Lady Dynamite, Old Baby) is here and she claims to have no deal breakers. Will she handle the questions Anna and Sim throw her way? On this episode, Anna discusses her parents’ reactions to landing her first role in Scary Movie,…
Hannibal Buress and Lizzo (Live from Clusterfest)
Jun 20, 2017 • 66 min
The legendary Hannibal Buress (Broad City, The Eric Andre Show) and Lizzo join Anna and Sim on Unqualified’s third live taping at Clusterfest! They talk about stand up, The Bachelor, and the time Hannibal threw himself a parade in New Orleans! Afterward,…
Nick Kroll
Jun 13, 2017 • 135 min
Nick Kroll (Oh Hello, The Kroll Show, The League) joins Anna and Sim for this week’s episode of Unqualified! They talk about what REALLY happens when you take on the New Orleans nightlife after the Super Bowl, fart etiquette with your significant other,…
Ari Graynor & Carrie Goldberg (Revenge Porn Attorney)
Jun 6, 2017 • 147 min
This week we’ve got a JAM PACKED episode of Unqualified for you! Up first, Anna and Sim talk to Carrie Goldberg, an attorney who specializes in online privacy and revenge porn. We then check in with some of our previous callers, Jeanine, who called about…
Adam Pally & Zoe Lister-Jones
May 30, 2017 • 71 min
Adam Pally (Mindy Project, Happy Endings, Making History) and Zoe Lister-Jones (Band Aid, Life in Pieces) join Anna and Sim on this week’s Unqualified! Anna and Sim quickly catch up before the show starts and talk about Sarah Silverman’s newest special!…
Kelly Rohrbach
May 23, 2017 • 60 min
Kelly Rohrbach (Baywatch Movie) joins Anna and Sim on this week’s Unqualified! Kelly discusses getting Pam Anderson’s blessing before taking on her iconic role, her collegiate golf career… and then tackles a few weird deal-breakers! They then call Olga,…
Timothy Simons
May 16, 2017 • 64 min
Timothy Simons (Veep) joins Anna and Sim on Unqualified this week to talk about childhood music, British etiquette and Anna announces another live show coming up in June! They then call Megan, who finds an acquaintance’s husband on Tinder, and Jane, who…
Terry Crews
May 9, 2017 • 84 min
Terry Crews (Brooklyn Nine-Nine, White Chicks) joins Anna and Sim on one of Unqualified’s most talked about episodes to talk about the politics of football, the power of pride, and the cult of masculinity! After Terry tackles some deal-breakers, he…
Lance Bass and Michael Turchin
May 2, 2017 • 79 min
Lance Bass returns to Unqualified this week with his husband, Michael Turchin! The gang talk about NSYNC, what it was like growing up in Mississippi, and the behind the scenes world of Vanderpump Rules! After taking on some relationship deal breakers,…
Thomas Middleditch
Apr 25, 2017 • 71 min
Thomas Middleditch (Silicon Valley) joins Anna and Sim this week to talk about Hollywood egos, spring cleaning, alternate careers and Anna pitches him a new app idea! Later, they call Kellie, whose family is having problems with her leaving the Mormon…
Kristin Chenoweth
Apr 18, 2017 • 65 min
This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim hangout with one of the most brilliantly talented people in show business, Kristin Chenoweth (Wicked, Pushing Daises, The West Wing)! The gang talks about ageism in Hollywood, performing on Broadway, false…
Sharon Stone
Apr 11, 2017 • 77 min
This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim sit down with Hollywood legend, Sharon Stone (Casino, Basic Instinct)! The gang talks about unconventional beauty, what is “sexy,” first date etiquette and Sharon takes down the infamous Karen Sarducci! After the…
Eric Stonestreet
Apr 4, 2017 • 73 min
This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim sit down with the very kind, Eric Stonestreet (Modern Family, The Secret Life of Pets, Bad Teacher)! They talk about ghosting friends, anatomy, Eric’s new show “The Toy Box” and how a broken heart got him to audition…
Jillian Bell and Charlotte Newhouse
Mar 28, 2017 • 69 min
This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim hang out with the very funny duo of Jillian Bell (Workaholics, Idiotsitter, 22 Jump Street) and Charlotte Newhouse (Idiotsitter)! They get into fetishes, apps they want to make, how they developed their show and Anna…
Bonus! Special sneak preview of “Missi and Zach Might Bang” with guest Anna Faris
Mar 23, 2017 • 25 min
HEY YOU! LISTENER! Have you heard the news? Unqualified Media is expanding by adding another hilarious show to your queue! Introducing “Missy and Zach Might Bang” starring Missi Pyle and Zach Selwyn! We have the first 20 minutes for you right here! These…
Michael Peña
Mar 21, 2017 • 94 min
This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim sit down with the very funny, Michael Peña (Ant-Man, End of Watch, The Martian)! They talk about diversity in Hollywood, EDM and Michael’s new film CHiPS! They then call Michelle, who’s trying to decide whether or…
Joel McHale
Mar 14, 2017 • 92 min
This week Anna and Sim sit down with one of the coolest cats in Hollywood, Joel McHale (The Soup, Community, The Great Indoors)! They talk about the Seahawks, facial hair and who they would cast to play themselves in a movie! Then after some Deal Breakers…
Malin Akerman
Mar 6, 2017 • 101 min
This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim hang out with the wonderful Malin Akerman (Billions, Watchman, The Comeback)! Anna and Malin talk about being event buddies, female friendships, splitting the bill on the first date, and play “Finance Term or Sex…
Lauren Graham
Feb 28, 2017 • 65 min
This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim sit down with Hollywood sweetheart Lauren Graham (Gilmore Girls, Parenthood)! They talk about typecasting, interviews, Valentine’s Day and Lauren’s book “Talking As Fast As I Can”! Lauren also has a run-in with Kayla…
Bob Odenkirk
Feb 21, 2017 • 80 min
This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim sit down with comedy veteran Bob Odenkirk (Better Call Saul, Breaking Bad, Mr. Show)! They chat about making the switch to dramatic acting, dog strollers, armpit hair and so much more! Bob also runs into Kayla in the…
Charlie Day
Feb 14, 2017 • 81 min
This week on Unqualified Anna and Sim sit down with the hysterical Charlie Day (It’s Always Sunny, Horrible Bosses, Fist Fight)! They talk about pranks, rumpology, comic acting vs. dramatic acting and throw down on some Deal Breakers! Then they call…
Stan Lee
Feb 7, 2017 • 44 min
This week on Unqualified Anna and Sim sit down with one of the most recognized comic book icons in history, Stan Lee (Marvel Comics, Fantastic Four, Thor, X-Men, Spider-Man)! The gang talks about human kindness, Stan’s organization “Hands of Respect,” and…
RuPaul
Jan 31, 2017 • 88 min
This week on Unqualified Anna and Sim sit down with one of the kindest people in the world, the magnificent RuPaul (RuPaul’s Drag Race, RuPaul’s Drag Race: All Stars, What’s the Tee?)! RuPaul gives Anna and Sim their drag names, they talk about sexuality,…
Russell Peters
Jan 24, 2017 • 79 min
This week on Unqualified Anna and Sim sit down with one of the most decorated comedians in history, Russell Peters (Madison Square Garden, 02 London, Last Comic Standing)! They talk about life on the road, what it was like growing up Indian in Canada, and…
Kaitlin Olson & Scott MacArthur
Jan 17, 2017 • 92 min
This week on Unqualified Anna and Sim sit down with the insanely hilarious Kaitlin Olson (It’s Always Sunny, The Mick) and Scott MacArthur (The Mick)! The gang reminisces about college, dating now vs. the past, human evolution and what it’s like to work…
2016 Memorable Moments Vol. 2
Jan 10, 2017 • 145 min
Unqualified is back this week with an episode that is jam-packed with more of our favorite moments from 2016! Listen in as Anna and Sim give you a behind the scenes peek of past interviews with fantastic guests such as Keegan-Michael Key, Katie Couric,…
2016 Memorable Moments Vol. 1
Jan 3, 2017 • 145 min
From the whole Unqualified team, we want to say thank you to all of our sweet sweet listeners for an absolutely stellar year! We wanted to throw together some of our favorite moments from 2016 to celebrate a great year so enjoy part one of Unqualified’s…
Zachary Levi
Dec 27, 2016 • 98 min
Happy Holidays from Unqualified! This week’s guest is one of the kindest people in Hollywood: Zachary Levi (Chuck, Tangled, Thor)! In this episode, the gang covers everything from the rise and fall of stars, early careers, social media, and rejection.…
Jeremy Renner
Dec 20, 2016 • 79 min
This week Anna and Sim sit down with America’s tough guy and Anna’s next-door neighbor, Jeremy Renner (The Hurt Locker, Arrival, Avengers)! He gets the royal treatment at Imaginarium Studios where Hollywood legend Karen Sarducci pitches projects to him…
Milo Ventimiglia
Dec 13, 2016 • 84 min
Secure your oxygen masks, tighten the yellow straps, and breathe slowly because this week our guest is the man, the myth…Milo Ventimiglia (This is Us, Gilmore Girls, Heroes). Karen Sarducci calls a meeting with the man everyone in town is talking about…
Anna’s Birthday w/ Jason Mantzoukas, Paul Scheer and June Diane Raphael
Dec 5, 2016 • 55 min
In this week’s episode, Anna and Sim sit down with the insanely funny hosts of the popular movie podcast HOW DID THIS GET MADE?, June Diane Raphael (Grace and Frankie, Ass Backwards), and Unqualified repeat guests Paul Scheer (The League, Fresh Off The…
Bonus Episode: Anna and Sim hire an intern
Dec 2, 2016 • 60 min
This week we go Inside Unqualified again as Anna and Sim sit down to interview a prospective intern named Nina! Both Anna and Sim ask the hard-hitting questions about life, failures, and what it REALLY takes to be an intern at Unqualified. What will…
Isla Fisher Pt. 2
Nov 30, 2016 • 39 min
On part two of this week’s episode, Anna, Sim, and Isla Fisher dial up some callers. First they call Dianne, whose boyfriend broke the one rule in their non-monogamous relationship by sleeping with a mutual friend who he claims was “in a dark place.”…
Isla Fisher Pt. 1
Nov 29, 2016 • 49 min
This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim hang out with actress Isla Fisher (Nocturnal Animals, Wedding Crashers, Confessions of a Shopaholic). They talk about tabloid rumors, peaking at the 2007 MTV Video Music Awards, and what it’s like being a mom in…
Andy Cohen/Caller Updates
Nov 22, 2016 • 100 min
This week’s episode of Unqualified is extra special! Anna and Sim kick off the show with a call to Mr. Reality TV himself, the outrageously funny Andy Cohen (Watch What Happens Live)! Join in as the gang discusses three-ways and Andy shares how he almost…
Seth Rogen Pt. 2
Nov 9, 2016 • 41 min
In part two of this weeks Unqualified Anna, Sim and comedy Superhuman Seth Rogen (Superbad, Knocked Up, Sausage Party) take calls from Angel, who doesn’t know what to do about his relationship with a man who lied for three months about his identity,…
Seth Rogen
Nov 8, 2016 • 51 min
Join in the fun at Entertainment Weekly’s PopFest when Anna and Sim headline with funnyman Seth Rogen (Superbad, Knocked Up, Sausage Party)! Swoon! The show is opened by the USC marching band and is jam-packed with hilarious moments! In true Unqualified…
Allison Janney Pt. 2
Nov 2, 2016 • 33 min
Part two of this week’s show with the return of the insanely cool Allison Janney (Mom, The West Wing) is kicked off with a call to Sarah, who needs advice on whether or not she should break up with her boyfriend, and is topped off with a call to Katie,…
Allison Janney Pt. 1
Nov 1, 2016 • 50 min
Back by popular demand, Allison Janney (Mom, The West Wing…and basically Queen of the Damn World, ugh) returns to Unqualified! Allison talks about getting her star on the Hollywood walk of fame and preparing for her Broadway debut. She also meets Karen…
Bonus Episode: MOM writer/producer Susan McMartin
Oct 28, 2016 • 24 min
You heard right! At Unqualified we treat you right baby, and this week we’re dropping a bonus episode with Writer/Producer Susan McMartin (MOM) who pulls back the curtain and lets us in the Hollywood writers room. Anna, Sim, Susan and Cassie talk about…
Rachel Bloom Pt. 2
Oct 26, 2016 • 54 min
Anna, Sim and Rachel Bloom (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend) kick off part two of this weeks episode by playing a round of “How Would You Proceed?” They then take a call from Molly, who’s confused on what to do when her best friend admits to having feelings, and…
Rachel Bloom Pt. 1
Oct 25, 2016 • 46 min
This week Anna and Sim sit down with the raddest and the baddest Golden Globe-winning actress, Rachel Bloom (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend)! Anna, Rachel and Sim unpack their experiences clubbing now vs. the past, being teens in summer camp, being married and…
Dax Shepard Pt. 2
Oct 19, 2016 • 45 min
Part 2 picks up right where we left off with an incredibly weird “Deal breaker?.” Then, Dax explains why actors are the worst people on the planet! Dax also meets film studio head Karen Sarducci to discuss a Kung Fu movie with a very controversial title.…
Dax Shepard Pt. 1
Oct 18, 2016 • 46 min
Loveable goofball Dax Shepard joins Anna and Sim for another hilarious two-part Unqualified episode. Dax and Anna talk about a couple’s trip they took to Hawaii at the same time, Dax’s rise in Hollywood, and how men and women have different views on…
Whitney Cummings Live Pt. 2
Oct 12, 2016 • 42 min
Anna, Sim and Whitney dish out live unqualified advice in this episode - with a little help from the audience! First, they call Jen, who’s caught in the middle of a scandalous workplace affair. Then, one lucky audience member, Devlin, joins the gang…
Whitney Cummings Live Pt. 1
Oct 11, 2016 • 46 min
Bummed you couldn’t attend the first live Unqualified show with Whitney Cummings? Well now you can get in on the fun! Join Anna, Sim and Whitney at the Nerdmelt Showroom in LA for a candid convo about Whitney’s sexual past, bridal parties, and of course,…
Katie Couric Pt. 2
Oct 5, 2016 • 35 min
Katie’s back, proving that she’s far from unqualified when it comes to giving advice! First, the gang talks to Samantha, who is struggling with a very delicate family situation. Next, they help Connie and her fiancé reach a compromise about 90’s music at…
Katie Couric Pt. 1
Oct 3, 2016 • 50 min
Katie Couric brings her warmth, wit, and wisdom to Unqualified this week. She and Anna delve into gender politics issues in journalism and Hollywood, and discuss Katie’s work on a thought-provoking new documentary about gender identity. The conversation…
Ken Jeong Pt. 2
Sep 28, 2016 • 57 min
We’re back for some calls and more improv in part 2! First, Anna, Ken, and Sim help Samantha decide whether to help keep her teenage daughter’s lesbian relationship a secret from her daughter’s girlfriend’s strict Muslim parents. They also talk to…
Ken Jeong Pt. 1
Sep 27, 2016 • 46 min
Ken Jeong (Dr. Ken, Hangover) is truly a national treasure. Listen in as Anna, Sim and Ken discuss Ken’s remarkable transition from successful medical doctor to comedic superstar, and why practicing medicine is a lot like acting. There is also another…
Regina Hall Pt. 2
Sep 21, 2016 • 51 min
Part two of this week’s episode has a little something for everyone! First, Anna and Regina discuss their early inspirations and explain why it takes thoughtfulness to play someone stupid or insane. The ladies then pitch a remake of “The Golden Girls” -…
Regina Hall Pt. 1
Sep 20, 2016 • 67 min
Happy holidays, from Fistgina, aka Anna Faris and her Scary Movie co-star Regina Hall (When the Bough Breaks). Regina returns to Unqualified this week to reminisce with Anna about their Scary Movie days and even sing a few songs. (And yes, we explain what…
Regina King
Sep 13, 2016 • 69 min
Regina King (American Crime, Southland, Jerry Maguire) reigns supreme on Unqualified this week. The 2015 Emmy winner and 2016 Emmy-nominated actress not only fields some of the most outrageous “Dealbreaker” questions to date (you’ll never think of the…
Johnny Galecki Pt. 2
Sep 7, 2016 • 49 min
The Unqualified crew calls in reinforcement from Chris Pratt to help out with some thorny issues this week. First, they talk to a married woman who is struggling to break off an affair with her married colleague—even though she knows it is both wrong and…
Johnny Galecki
Sep 6, 2016 • 46 min
Before this week’s episode, Big Bang Theory’s Johnny Galecki was a podcast virgin. Anna and Sim make sure that his first recording experience is a memorable one, complete with Unqualified-style relationship hypotheticals and, of course, a Tinder date…
Bonus Episode: ESPN Fantasy Football’s Matthew Berry
Sep 1, 2016 • 51 min
Anna and Sim are gearing up for football season and need some advice about how to get their significant others to enjoy their first fantasy football seasons. So who better to call than ESPN fantasy football guru Matthew Berry? Listen in as Anna and…
Eric Andre Pt. 2
Aug 31, 2016 • 63 min
Carrie finds herself in an awkward situation: after scrolling through her boyfriend’s phone, she discovered some incredibly inappropriate texts. Her call to the Unqualified gang leads to a surprisingly thoughtful discussion on what constitutes “cheating.”…
Eric Andre Pt. 1
Aug 30, 2016 • 57 min
Eric Andre is one of the most innovative—and unpredictable—comedians today, so get ready for a wild ride. On this week’s episode, Anna, Eric and Sim discuss Anna’s fan mail to the band 311, Eric’s sexual encounter outside of a castle in Prague, Anna’s…
Bonus episode: Tavi Gevinson
Aug 24, 2016 • 54 min
Tavi Gevinson is many things: millennial icon, current TEEN VOGUE covergirl, editor-in-chief of ROOKIE, and the toast of Broadway. In this bonus episode, Anna and Tavi (and, unfortunately, Sim) have a frank and hilarious discussion about success at a…
Courtney Love
Aug 23, 2016 • 58 min
Anna couldn’t be more excited to host the legendary Courtney Love this week on Unqualified. Courtney describes the thrill of performing for a crowd, and gives some revealing answers when Anna and Sim ask her “Dealbreaker or Not?” dating questions. The…
Mike Birbiglia Pt. 2
Aug 17, 2016 • 64 min
Anna, Sim and special guest Mike Birbiglia (Don’t Think Twice) take listener calls for part 2! Brie’s in-laws are pressuring her to have a baby while Mariah can’t stand the fact that her boyfriend is an avid Trump supporter. Will their relationship…
Mike Birbiglia Pt. 1
Aug 16, 2016 • 74 min
The brilliant and hysterical Mike Birbiglia (Sleepwalk with Me, Trainwreck) joins Anna and Sim to discuss the phenomenal success of his indie Don’t Think Twice, starring Keegan-Michael Key. We also talk about Anna’s performance in Lost in Translation,…
Patti Stanger Pt. 2
Aug 10, 2016 • 43 min
Judging from all the feedback on social media, you all love Patti as much as we do! Part Two is a little different; since Patti is our most “qualified” guest to date, we put her to the test. Two female listeners want to know why they can’t attract the men…
Patti Stanger Pt. 1
Aug 9, 2016 • 76 min
Million Dollar Matchmaker Patti Stanger holds nothing back when she joins Anna and Sim this week. Patti takes Sim to task about buying his girlfriend a ring, and gives Anna some tough love “Million Dollar Matchmaker” style. She also weighs in on…
Tatiana Maslany Pt. 2
Aug 2, 2016 • 45 min
Emmy-nominated “Orphan Black” superstar Tatiana Maslany dishes out some very impressive advice! First, Tatiana, Anna and Sim advise Amari, who’s unsure if her long-distance crush is manipulating her. The gang then attempts to help Priscilla figure out how…
Tatiana Maslany Pt. 1
Aug 2, 2016 • 38 min
Emmy-nominated actress Tatiana Maslany stops by Anna’s house this week to talk Orphan Black, Comic-Con, “internalized misogyny,” and the mystery that is lunch buffets at strip clubs. Anna and Tatiana perform an Imaginarium Entertainment improv scene and…
Julia Stiles Pt. 2
Jul 27, 2016 • 67 min
Did you listen to part one yet? Part two is even better! Before Julia Stiles owns the box office this weekend with “Jason Bourne”, prepare to be impressed by her amazing advice! Anna, Sim and Julia field one of our most emotional calls since we started…
Julia Stiles Pt. 1
Jul 26, 2016 • 47 min
“Bourne Ultimatum” star Julia Stiles joins Anna and Sim for this week’s two-part episode of “Unqualified.” Listen in as Julia opens up about her musical ambitions, her pigeon phobia, and why baseball is “her valium.” Anna also recounts her mom’s reaction…
2 Dope Queens’ Phoebe Robinson
Jul 19, 2016 • 83 min
The outrageously funny Phoebe Robinson, host of “2 Dope Queens” and “Sooo Many White Guys,” joins Anna and Sim this week, along with her friend, comedian Jamie Lee. The gang discusses topics including flight attendants, “Sex and the City,” nightmare…
Bonus episode: Inside Unqualified
Jul 14, 2016 • 50 min
We have a special treat in store, dear listeners! Introducing the first episode of “Inside Unqualified,” an experimental bonus show that we’re trying out in addition to the show you heard this week. Sim hosts a roundtable discussion with Unqualified…
Shane Dawson Pt. 2
Jul 12, 2016 • 47 min
Have you recovered from the all the craziness that was Part 1? I know you’ve been patiently waiting a whole 24 hours for Part 2 and we’re happy to say it doesn’t disappoint! Anna, Sim and Shane hit the phones to help Emily, whose simple disagreement with…
Shane Dawson Pt. 1
Jul 12, 2016 • 56 min
For all that YouTube sensation Shane Dawson talks about his “dark side,” he’s pretty f*cking hilarious. Nothing is off-limits when he stops by Anna’s house for a riveting—and raunchy discussion—of topics including his recurring sexual nightmare and…
Aubrey Plaza & Retta Pt. 2
Jul 6, 2016 • 42 min
Moving on from the fascinating convo about porn in Part 1, the gang hits the phones in Part 2 to take calls from listeners. First, Aubrey, Retta, Chris, Anna and Sim help Gina from Calgary with a “bridesmaid issue.” Then, they talk to Taylor from Boston…
Aubrey Plaza & Retta Pt. 1
Jul 5, 2016 • 46 min
Mini “Parks and Rec” reunion this week! Aubrey Plaza is back by popular demand, this time alongside fellow Parks and Recreation alums Retta and, of course, Chris Pratt. After recalling some hilarious behind-the-scene moments on the show, Aubrey shares her…
Frank Grillo
Jun 28, 2016 • 66 min
Everyone’s favorite tough guy Frank Grillo (Purge: Election Year, Captain America: Civil War) joins Anna and Sim for another can’t-miss episode of “Unqualified.” Frank shares how he went from being a Wall Street stockbroker to being an actor — and what…
Keegan-Michael Key
Jun 21, 2016 • 62 min
The uber-talented Keegan-Michael Key (Key & Peele, Keanu) joins Anna and Sim this week for another hilarious episode of Unqualified. Teeing off on themes from his new film “Don’t Think Twice,” Keegan and Anna offer reflections on fame, talent, success and…
James Gunn Pt. 2
Jun 15, 2016 • 47 min
Buckle up “Unqualified” fans, because sh*t is about to get real. In Part 2, James and Anna explore topics including sexual pressures imposed by society, fear of rejection, struggles with perfectionism, and what it means to be a leader. Later, James draws…
James Gunn Pt. 1
Jun 14, 2016 • 51 min
In the words of Chris Pratt, Guardians of Galaxy director James Gunn “runs deep.” How did he get the GOTG gig? What inspired his vision for the franchise? And what in the world is a “bukake”? James answers all these questions and more in Part 1 of this…
Dave Bautista Pt. 2
Jun 8, 2016 • 42 min
Dave Bautista continues to surprise and delight in Part 2 of this week’s episode. First, he, Anna, and Sim try to help a woman figure out the best way to propose to her long-term boyfriend. The gang (along with surprise guest Chris Pratt!) then talks to a…
Dave Bautista Pt. 1
Jun 7, 2016 • 48 min
For a total badass, former WWE star Dave Bautista (Guardians of the Galaxy, Spectre, Blade Runner) sure is a nice guy. In this week’s two-part episode, Anna and Sim meet up with Dave in Atlanta, on location for Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol 2. Dave shares…
Anna Chlumsky
May 31, 2016 • 67 min
Everyone knows that VEEP star Anna Chlumsky is charming and impressive. You might not know, however, that she is also a Star Wars super nerd, a Belgian beer connoisseur, and is extremely well-informed about digestive health. Anna shares all this and more…
Paul Scheer Pt. 2
May 25, 2016 • 75 min
Part 2 picks up with calls from two Unqualified listeners in need of relationship advice. First, Anna, Sim and Paul talk to a woman whose husband is a terrible gift-giver. Listen in as Paul enlightens her about the “Languages of Love” and the gang…
Paul Scheer Pt. 1
May 24, 2016 • 50 min
Paul Scheer (The League, Fresh Off the Boat, “How Did This Get Made?” podcast) stops by Anna’s house this week for another hilarious two-part episode. Picking up where his podcast co-host/prior Unqualified guest Jason Mantzoukas left off, Paul and Anna…
Chelsea Handler Pt. 2
May 18, 2016 • 38 min
Chelsea Handler. Anna Faris. Marijuana-infused lubricant (yes, that’s a thing). Need we say more? Join in the fun in Part 2 of this episode, as Chelsea and Anna get a new — and unusual — kind of buzz. The gang then hits the phones to dish out some…
Chelsea Handler Pt. 1
May 17, 2016 • 74 min
Chelsea Handler is unfiltered, unapologetic and unlike anyone else. The comedian/talk show host joins Anna and Sim this week, bringing to bear her acerbic wit and take-no-prisoners approach to love and life. In Part 1 of this two-part episode, Chelsea…
Tiffany Haddish
May 10, 2016 • 92 min
Tiffany Haddish tells it like it is. The breakout star of “Keanu” joins Anna and Sim this week, showcasing both her incredible comedic talents as well as her astounding personal resilience. Tiffany opens up to Anna about her journey from the “hood” to the…
Britt Robertson
May 3, 2016 • 78 min
Rising star Britt Robertson (Mother’s Day, Tomorrowland, The Longest Ride) joins Anna and Sim for another fun-filled episode of “Unqualified.” Anna, Britt and Sim discuss why actors tend to date other actors and why becoming a yoga instructor is the most…
Jason Mantzoukas
Apr 26, 2016 • 77 min
Jason Mantzoukas (The League, The Dictator, Sleeping With Other People) is one of the funniest guys in Hollywood. His madcap energy is on full display when he joins Anna and Sim for this week’s episode of “Unqualified.” Among other memorable moments,…
Shaquille O’Neal
Apr 19, 2016 • 42 min
Shaquille O’Neal may very well be Anna Faris’s biggest fan — both literally and otherwise! The mutual excitement is palpable as Shaq welcomes “his Anna” and Sim to Atlanta in this can’t-miss episode. Inspiring, insightful, and inimitable, the…
Olivia Munn Pt. 2
Apr 13, 2016 • 45 min
Olivia Munn is back in full force - literally! In this action-packed segment, she whips out a 900,000-volt stun gun…and Sim nearly shoots himself! Olivia and Anna also delve into the complexities of female friendship, and discuss Olivia’s first kiss - a…
Olivia Munn
Apr 12, 2016 • 51 min
Olivia Munn truly is every guy’s dream girl. Beautiful, brilliant, and funny as hell, the self-described “Prince Harry of Maxim” joins Anna and Sim for this week’s two-part episode. Join in on the fun as Olivia and Anna discuss Olivia’s desire to hold a…
Chris Evans and Jenny Slate Pt. 2
Apr 6, 2016 • 65 min
Did you listen to the awesomeness that was Part 1 yet? If not, go back and listen…you won’t be disappointed. We go to the phones for Part 2 where Anna, Sim, Chris Evans, and Jenny Slate are joined by Chris Pratt! The gang tackle three calls: Cait is hurt…
Chris Evans and Jenny Slate
Apr 5, 2016 • 58 min
Get ready for the ultimate Unqualified double-whammy! Captain America himself, Chris Evans, and Jenny Slate (Obvious Child, Parks and Rec) join Anna and Sim for a night of hilarious antics and unforgettable banter. This special two-part episode doubles…
Jack and Karen Faris/Alison Rosen
Mar 29, 2016 • 63 min
We have a special two-part episode for everyone today. For part one, Anna is joined by her amazing parents, Jack and Karen Faris! Listen in, as they share the hilarious and poignant story of their storybook romance…a romance that’s lasted over 48 years!…
Melissa Benoist
Mar 22, 2016 • 69 min
Supergirl herself, Melissa Benoist joins us on one of our most entertaining episodes to date! Anna, Melissa and Sim a wide variety of topics including Melissa’s first kiss, disdain for the term “preggers” and the brilliance that is THE NEVERENDING STORY.…
Jenna Dewan Tatum
Mar 15, 2016 • 55 min
The dazzling Jenna Dewan Tatum (Step up, Supergirl) stops by Anna’s house in this lively episode! Jenna shares her favorite show to binge-watch and how she fights off assailants in her dreams. Anna, Jenna, and Sim also dish about Channing Tatum and Chris…
Missi Pyle & Zach Selwyn
Mar 8, 2016 • 59 min
Missi Pyle (The Artist, Gone Girl) and Zach Selwyn (America’s Secret Slang) join Anna and Sim for an “Unqualified” episode unlike any other. Join in as the gang plays a hilarious new guessing game called “Fake or Florida.” They also discuss dating…
Ellen Page
Mar 1, 2016 • 78 min
Ellen Page is every bit as brilliant and cool as you’ve heard. The Oscar-nominated actress hangs out with Anna and Sim in this week’s episode, discussing Ellen’s experience eating dog food, Anna’s knowledge of Canadian provinces, and why it’s Anna’s dream…
Lisa Kudrow
Feb 23, 2016 • 66 min
In this week’s episode of “Unqualified,” the gang welcomes a long-time friend: Lisa Kudrow! Listen in as Anna and Lisa reminisce about Anna’s guest-starring role on the final season of Friends. Then, in the most off-the-wall “Rapid Fire” series yet, Anna…
Jaime Pressly
Feb 16, 2016 • 66 min
Emmy-winning actress Jaime Pressly brings her Southern charm and wit to this week’s episode of “Unqualified.” Tune in for some serious girl talk as Anna and Jaime dish about the pros and cons of dating rich men, “mom guilt,” and how men and women act…
Adam Carolla
Feb 9, 2016 • 97 min
Adam Carolla brings his signature style (and signature cocktail!) to “Unqualified” this week. Blunt, unapologetic, and always entertaining, Adam proves why he’s been captivating audiences for fifteen years. Listen in as Adam and Anna spar over men’s…
Lance Bass
Feb 1, 2016 • 104 min
Anna’s long-time friend Lance Bass joins her and Sim in this earnest and entertaining episode of “Unqualified.” Among other hilarious moments, Lance and Anna discuss Washington’s thriving topless coffee-hut scene, assumptions made about Southerners,…
Ike Barinholtz
Jan 26, 2016 • 48 min
In this week’s episode, Anna is joined by Ike Barinholtz, the hilarious, scene-stealing star of “The Mindy Project,” “Sisters,” “Neighbors” and more. Listen in as Ike and Anna compare 80’s crushes, discuss magicians’ sexual prowess (or lack thereof), and…
Michael Rapaport
Jan 19, 2016 • 90 min
Michael Rapaport is not only an incredibly talented and respected actor…he’s also adorably insane! Listen in as Anna and Michael go “toe-to toe” in their first meeting and discuss how Wikipedia pages can negatively affect lives, why women who know how to…
Aubrey Plaza
Jan 12, 2016 • 95 min
In this week’s episode of “Unqualified,” Anna welcomes one of the most unique comedic talents in Hollywood: the one and only Aubrey Plaza! Listen as they discuss Andy and April’s relationship from “Parks and Rec,” and Aubrey’s audition for “Star Wars.”…
David Krumholtz
Dec 29, 2015 • 39 min
David Krumholtz (Numb3rs, The Santa Clause, and countless other movies/TV shows) joins Anna and co-host/producer Sim Sarna in this side-splittingly funny episode. An unexpected internet outage means there aren’t any listener calls in this episode, but…
Christmas Bonus
Dec 23, 2015 • 21 min
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to all of our loyal “Unqualified” listeners! We have a special treat for you today: “Anna Faris is Unqualified” theme song performer/writer Josh Ostrander (@MondoCozmo) and his wife Aria Pullman Ostrander(@ariapullman)…
Judah Friedlander
Dec 15, 2015 • 70 min
The “World Champion” is in the building! On another uproarious episode of “Unqualified,” Anna and producer/co-host Sim Sarna welcome comedian and “30 Rock” star Judah Friedlander! The trio compare dating in Los Angeles with dating in New York, and Judah…
Rosie O’Donnell
Dec 1, 2015 • 66 min
Anna and producer/co-host Sim Sarna welcome the one and only Rosie O’Donnell! Join Anna and Rosie for a hilarious discussion about their awkward celebrity encounters, kissing Allison Janney, and how Rosie became close friends with Madonna at the height of…
T.J. Miller
Nov 24, 2015 • 61 min
Anna is barely able to contain themselves with laughter thanks to guests T.J. & his wife k8. Listen as T.J. Miller, (the reigning Critics Choice Award winner for his role as Erlich Bachman on HBO’s hit show Silicon Valley) & his wife/muse k8 (artist…
Coming Soon!
Nov 12, 2015 • 0 min
Questionable relationship advice from completely unqualified Hollywood types. Hosted by Anna Faris.