The Popped Cast

The Popped Cast

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Hosts Josh and Maureen Goldman, along with a rotating cast of pop culture connoisseurs, break down the best pop culture stories from around the web each week.


#89 – The LAST EPISODE of “The Popped Cast” (for Now) and Talking About the Hit NBC Show “Parks & Recreation”
May 6 • 30 min
#88 – “Tiger King” - Examining the Ethical and Moral Aspects of the Docuseries
Apr 29 • 63 min
#87 – Things We Love That Are Getting Us Through the Coronavirus Pandemic
Apr 22 • 36 min
#86 – The End of “Modern Family” and “American Idol”… Over Zoom?!
Apr 15 • 33 min
#85 – What the Heck is a Quibi and Picking a New Show from “NYT’s” List of Best Dramas Since “The Sopranos”
Apr 7 • 24 min
#84 – Gal Gadot’s Cringey Coronavirus Cover and All About “The Office” 15 Years After Its Premiere
Mar 31 • 32 min
#83 – Even the Stars Have Coronavirus and Maureen’s “First Time…” Watching “Free Solo”
Mar 23 • 30 min
#82 – Coronavirus Grips the Entertainment Industry & the World and Diving Into “Super Size Me 2: Holy Chicken!”
Mar 16 • 37 min
#81 – Viral Subway Singer and Wheel of Disney Originals (WODO) - “Quints”
Mar 3 • 26 min
#80 – The “Friends” Cast is Reuniting and Josh’s “First Time…” Watching “Downton Abbey”
Feb 24 • 28 min
#79 – Pilot Review - “Episodes”
Feb 18 • 27 min
#78 – Freshly Popped Reaction: The 2020 Oscars
Feb 10 • 25 min
#77 – The 2020 Super Bowl Commercials & Halftime Show and Talking About Kobe Bryant
Feb 3 • 39 min
#76 – 2020 Oscar Nomination Reactions and Comparing Two “Little Women” Films Made 25 Years Apart
Jan 15 • 37 min
#75 – Freshly Popped Reaction - The 2020 Golden Globes
Jan 6 • 33 min
#74 – Our Favorites in 2019 from the World of Pop Culture!
Dec 23, 2019 • 19 min
#73 – Golden Globe Nominations and the State of “Star Wars” in 2019
Dec 16, 2019 • 59 min
#72 – The Best Christmas Song EVER Is WHAT? Determining the Top Christmas Song with a Bracket Showdown!
Dec 9, 2019 • 65 min
#71 – Wheel of Disney Originals (WODO) - “Zenon: Girl of the 21st Century”
Nov 25, 2019 • 32 min
#70 – Rewatching All the “How I Met Your Mother” Thanksgiving Episodes
Nov 18, 2019 • 27 min
#69 – A Deep Dive into HBO’s “Silicon Valley”
Nov 11, 2019 • 41 min
#68 – Critically Panned - “A Knight’s Tale”
Nov 4, 2019 • 34 min
#67 – The BEST Halloween Candy of All Time Tournament Bracket
Oct 28, 2019 • 28 min
#66 – Pilot Review - “Cheers”
Oct 21, 2019 • 24 min
#65 – A Deep Dive into “El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie”
Oct 14, 2019 • 55 min
#64 – Snap Judgement - Is Apple TV+ Really Worth It?
Oct 7, 2019 • 26 min
#63 – Snap Judgement - Is Disney+ Really Worth It?
Sep 30, 2019 • 38 min
#62 – Freshly Popped Reaction - The 2019 Emmy Awards
Sep 23, 2019 • 21 min
#61 – Revisiting the Pilot of “LOST” 15 Years Later and Zooey Deschanel’s New Boo
Sep 16, 2019 • 33 min
#60 – Josh’s “First Time…” Watching “Clueless”
Sep 9, 2019 • 26 min
#59 – Snap Judgement - Possible 2020 Oscar Contenders
Aug 26, 2019 • 40 min
#58 – Picking the Three Most Influential People in Pop Culture of the Last Decade
Aug 19, 2019 • 28 min
#57 – Maureen’s “First Time…” Watching “A Few Good Men”
Aug 12, 2019 • 28 min
#56 – Critically Panned - “The Mighty Ducks”
Aug 5, 2019 • 38 min
#55 – Is Leonardo DiCaprio the Last Classic Movie Star?
Jul 29, 2019 • 29 min
#54 – Discussing THAT “Cats” Trailer, Maureen’s Live Reaction to Marvel’s Future and 2019 Emmy Nominations!
Jul 22, 2019 • 41 min
#53 – A Deep Dive into “Spider-Man: Far From Home”
Jul 15, 2019 • 38 min
#52 – Netflix Original Movies - The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Jun 28, 2019 • 29 min
#51 – Does the Original “Toy Story” Hold Up 24 Years Later? Revisiting the First Pixar Film
Jun 21, 2019 • 27 min
#50 – Celebrating ONE YEAR OF THE POPPED CAST (!) and Talking the 2019 Tony Awards
Jun 14, 2019 • 31 min
#49 – Crowning the 2019 Song of the Summer
Jun 7, 2019 • 33 min
#48 – Examining the Impact of Public Backlash on TV and Movies
May 31, 2019 • 34 min
#47 – Did Boy Bands Cause the Music Industry’s Downfall? (Revisiting The Backstreet Boys’ 1999 Album “Millenium”)
May 24, 2019 • 27 min
#46 – Is “Saturday Night Live” Still Funny? (Discussing the State of the NBC Sketch Show)
May 17, 2019 • 30 min
#45 – A Deep Dive into “Avengers: Endgame” and the Future of Marvel
May 10, 2019 • 52 min
#44 – Is “Friends” the Best Comedy Ever? (Looking Back 15 Years After Its Finale)
May 3, 2019 • 35 min
#43 – A Deep Dive Into Beyoncé’s Transformative Documentary “Homecoming”
Apr 26, 2019 • 31 min
#42 – The 2019 “Time” 100 Most Influential People List and Influence in Our Culture
Apr 19, 2019 • 30 min
#41 – Maureen is Back(!), A Deep Dive into “Game of Thrones” and Reactions to “The Lion King” Full-Length Trailer
Apr 12, 2019 • 59 min
#40 – Ranking Baseball Movies from Worst to First
Apr 5, 2019 • 73 min
#39 – A Look at HBO’s “Veep,” Apple TV + and Captain America Chris Evans in a Musical?!
Mar 29, 2019 • 20 min
#38 – Can You Separate the Art from the Artist and Two New Movie Trailers for Summer Blockbusters
Mar 22, 2019 • 32 min
#37 – The Sad News About Luke Perry & Alex Trebek and Why You Should Watch the Critically Panned Movie “National Treasure”
Mar 8, 2019 • 34 min
#36 – All About the 2019 Oscars (“Green Book” for Best Picture - REALLY?!)
Mar 1, 2019 • 38 min
#35 – Final Predictions for the Oscars and Talking About All Four Versions of “A Star Is Born” (And the Fifth One We Never Got)
Feb 22, 2019 • 41 min
#34 – Dueling Fyre Festival Documentaries & Thoughts on the 2019 GRAMMYS
Feb 15, 2019 • 47 min
#33 – This Year’s Best and Worst Super Bowl Commercials & That Dreadful Halftime Show
Feb 8, 2019 • 39 min
#32 – Analyzing “Rent: Live” and the 2019 SAG Awards
Feb 1, 2019 • 42 min
#31 – Breaking Down the 2019 Oscar Nominations
Jan 25, 2019 • 29 min
#30 – All About the Film “Green Book”
Jan 18, 2019 • 35 min
#29 – Golden Globes Reactions and Bringing Your Ex on Your Honeymoon
Jan 11, 2019 • 32 min
#28 – “The Bachelor” Franchise, a Musical Version of “The Notebook” & Golden Globes Predictions
Jan 4, 2019 • 43 min
#27 – Favorites from 2018, Will Smith as the Genie & Macaulay Culkin Reprising His Home Alone Role
Dec 21, 2018 • 23 min
#26 – Ep. 26: Ranking Christmas Movies from Worst to Best
Dec 14, 2018 • 67 min
#25 – Golden Globe Hosts & Nominations Announced and Priyanka Chopra’s 75-Foot Wedding Veil
Dec 7, 2018 • 26 min
#24 – A Deep Dive into “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” and Reactions to the New “Lion King” Trailer
Nov 30, 2018 • 34 min
#23 – The One Where We Rewatch All 10 “Friends” Thanksgiving Episodes
Nov 16, 2018 • 34 min
#22 – Matthew McConaughey in “Titanic” (?!), the 2018 Sexiest Man Alive & the Spice Girls Reunited
Nov 9, 2018 • 27 min
#21 – A Very “Wicked” Podcast, Fake Justin Bieber and Rami Malek’s Awkward Fan Interaction
Nov 2, 2018 • 39 min
#20 – The Halloween Franchise, Horror Films and Criminal David Schwimmer(?!)
Oct 26, 2018 • 39 min
#19 – All About Hocus Pocus - A Deep Dive into the Cult Classic
Oct 19, 2018 • 37 min
#18 – The Cooking Show Boom & Snapchat’s Scripted TV Gamble
Oct 12, 2018 • 30 min
#17 – Why You Should Be Watching Survivor (Yes, THAT Survivor) in 2018
Oct 5, 2018 • 34 min
#16 – A Brief Look at New Fall TV & Alex Trebek’s Beard
Sep 28, 2018 • 35 min
#15 – The 2018 Emmy Awards, Mark Wahlberg & Space Jam 2
Sep 21, 2018 • 33 min
#14 – A Deep Dive into “This Is Us” & Live Trees on Amazon
Sep 14, 2018 • 36 min
#13 – Podcasting About Podcasts, The New Bachelor and the Sweatpants ONLY Happy Hour
Sep 7, 2018 • 34 min
#12 – Possible 2018 Oscar Contenders, Revisiting La La Land and Killing Off a Sitcom Character
Aug 31, 2018 • 39 min
#11 – New Leading Women in Hollywood and Action Star Liam Neeson on a Snowplow
Aug 24, 2018 • 31 min
#10 – New Leading Men in Hollywood, Kristen Bell’s Tears and RESPECT for the Queen of Soul
Aug 17, 2018 • 23 min
#9 – The Brady Bunch House, Oscars’ New Category and Will They/Won’t They Couples
Aug 10, 2018 • 34 min
#8 – James Gunn’s Twitter Past, A “McMonopoly” Scam for the Ages and a Deep Dive into GLOW
Aug 3, 2018 • 32 min
#7 – The Mission Impossible Franchise, BANNED Wedding Songs and Taylor Swift in “Cats”
Jul 27, 2018 • 33 min
#6 – Netflix Originals, Downton Abbey Returns and Queen on the Big Screen
Jul 20, 2018 • 36 min
#5 – Emmy Nominations and the Biebs Off the Market
Jul 13, 2018 • 30 min
#4 – The Marvel Cinematic Universe and Poor John Stamos
Jul 6, 2018 • 29 min
#3 – Weird Baby Names and Celebrity Commencement Speeches
Jun 29, 2018 • 34 min
#2 – The Jurassic Park Franchise and A Dark Fan Theory for Grease (Yes, The Musical)
Jun 22, 2018 • 32 min
#1 – Legally Blonde 3 and the State of Theater
Jun 15, 2018 • 41 min
The Popped Cast: Coming Soon
Jun 1, 2018 • 1 min