The Good Place: The Podcast

The Good Place: The Podcast

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Holy motherforking shirtballs! This is the official comedy and entertainment podcast for NBC’s TV show The Good Place. Subscribe and you’ll get weekly behind-the-scenes stories, episode and performance insights and funny anecdotes. Hosted by actor Marc Evan Jackson (Shawn) with a rotating slate of co-hosts and special guests, including actors, writers, producers and more, this podcast takes a deep dive into everything on- and off-screen. Follow: @nbcthegoodplaceNBC Entertainment Podcast Network ©2019


What’s Good: Fans and a Few Surprises, Part 3
May 13 • 92 min
Host Marc Evan Jackson is back for Part 3 to shoot the shirt with superfans of The Good Place from all over the world as they talk about the goodness they see around them in a special fan edition of “What’s Good.” We also get some surprise pop-ins from…
What’s Good: Fans and a Few Surprises, Part 2
May 9 • 72 min
Host Marc Evan Jackson is back for Part 2 to shoot the shirt with superfans of The Good Place from all over the world as they talk about the goodness they see around them in a special fan edition of “What’s Good.” We also get some surprise pop-ins from…
What’s Good: Fans and a Few Surprises, Part 1
May 7 • 76 min
Host Marc Evan Jackson shoots the shirt with superfans of The Good Place from all over the world as they talk about the goodness they see around them in a special fan edition of “What’s Good.” We also get some surprise pop-ins from D’Arcy Carden and Ted…
Bonus Episode: A Parks and Recreation Special Roundtable
May 1 • 74 min
The Good Place: The Podcast’s host Marc Evan Jackson sits down with Parks and Recreation co-creator Mike Schur, Nick Offerman (Ron Swanson) and writer Aisha Muharrar to shoot the shirt about making NBC’s Parks and Recreation reunion special benefiting…
Bonus Episode: Ted Danson on the Finale and the Future
Mar 17 • 55 min
Ted Danson on the Finale and the Future
Bonus Episode: The Cast Finale Interview with Seth Meyers
Feb 4 • 11 min
Kristen Bell, Ted Danson, William Jackson Harper, Jameela Jamil, Manny Jacinto and D’Arcy Carden open up to Seth Meyers about their feelings on the finale and saying goodbye to The Good Place. Be sure to subscribe for more behind-the-scenes stories,…
Introducing Brooklyn Nine-Nine: The Podcast
Feb 3 • 0 min
The official podcast for NBC’s Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Series Forking Finale, Part 2: Mike Schur, Creator | Drew Goddard, Executive Producer
Jan 31 • 84 min
The Good Place: The Podcast’s host Marc Evan Jackson sits down with creator Mike Schur and executive producer Drew Goddard to resume their two-part chat about the series forking finale, “Whenever You’re Ready.” Mike Schur talks about drawing inspiration…
Series Forking Finale, Part 1: Mike Schur, Creator | Drew Goddard, Executive Producer
Jan 30 • 99 min
The Good Place: The Podcast’s host Marc Evan Jackson sits down with creator Mike Schur and executive producer Drew Goddard to shoot the shirt about the series forking finale, “Whenever You’re Ready.” In Part 1 of this two-part podcast finale episode, they…
Ch. 51: Morgan Sackett, Executive Producer/Director | Andrew Law, Writer
Jan 23 • 50 min
The Good Place: The Podcast’s host Marc Evan Jackson sits down with executive producer/director Morgan Sackett and writer Andrew Law to shoot the shirt about Season 4, Episode 12, “Patty.” They discuss casting special guest star Lisa Kudrow as “Hypatia,”…
Ch. 50: D’Arcy Carden | Tiya Sircar| Jen Statsky, Writer
Jan 16 • 61 min
The Good Place: The Podcast’s host Marc Evan Jackson sits down with D’Arcy Carden (Janet), Tiya Sircar (Vicky) and writer Jen Statsky to shoot the shirt about Season 4, Episode 11, “Mondays, Am I Right?” They discuss inside jokes from the episode, the…
Ch. 49: Kristen Bell| Matt Murray, Writer
Jan 9 • 48 min
The Good Place: The Podcast’s host Marc Evan Jackson sits down with Kristen Bell and writer Matt to shoot the shirt about Season 4, Episode 10, “You’ve Changed, Man.” Kristen Bell shares her experience directing a previous episode including asking Maya…
Bonus Episode: Something Good for the Holidays
Dec 23, 2019 • 25 min
The Good Place: The Podcast’s host Marc Evan Jackson presents his favorite “What’s Good?” segments from past episodes. Be sure to subscribe for more behind-the-scenes stories, performance notes and a shirt-ton more!
Bonus Episode: The Writers’ Room with Jen Statsky, Joe Mande, Dan Schofield & Lizzy Pace
Dec 19, 2019 • 50 min
The Good Place: The Podcast’s host Marc Evan Jackson sits down with writers Jen Statsky, Joe Mande, Dan Schofield and Lizzy Pace to shoot the shirt during the hiatus.
Ch. 48: William Jackson Harper, Actor | Eric Kissack, Editor | Frank Sackett, Co-Producer
Nov 22, 2019 • 49 min
The Good Place: The Podcast’s host Marc Evan Jackson sits down with William Jackson Harper, editor Eric Kissack and co-producer Frank Sackett to shoot the shirt about Season 4, Episode 9, “The Answer.” Marc runs down the plot of the episode, along with…
Ch. 47: Josh Siegal, Writer | Dana Powell, Actress | Kimberly Wannop, Set Decorator
Nov 14, 2019 • 69 min
The Good Place: The Podcast’s host Marc Evan Jackson sits down with writer Josh Siegal, actress Dana Powell and set decorator Kimberly Wannop to shoot the shirt about Season 4, Episode 8, “The Funeral to End All Funerals.” Josh Siegal talks about…
Ch. 46: Manny Jacinto, Actor | Dave King, Writer | Amanda Boisselle, Production Assistant
Nov 7, 2019 • 54 min
The Good Place: The Podcast’s host Marc Evan Jackson sits down with Manny Jacinto (Jason/Jianyu), writer Dave King and production assistant Amanda Boisselle to shoot the shirt about Season 4, Episode 7, “Help Is Other People.” Amanda dishes on Ted Danson…
Ch. 45: Ben Koldyke, “Brent” | Lizzy Pace, Writer | Steve Day, Director
Nov 1, 2019 • 54 min
The Good Place: The Podcast’s host Marc Evan Jackson sits down with Ben Koldyke (Brent), writer Lizzy Pace and director Steve Day to shoot the shirt about Season 4, Episode 6, “A Chip Driver Mystery.” Ben talks about auditioning for Allison Jones, his…
Ch. 44: Jameela Jamil, Actress | Joe Mande, Writer
Oct 24, 2019 • 56 min
The Good Place: The Podcast’s host Marc Evan Jackson sits down with Jameela Jamil and writer Joe Mande to shoot the shirt about Season 4, Episode 5, “Employee of the Bearimy.” Jameela talks about the faux-abusive email she sent to Mike Schur; Joe…
Ch. 43: Cord Jefferson, Writer | Tom Zawacki, Props | Josh Siegal, “Glenn”
Oct 17, 2019 • 54 min
The Good Place: The Podcast’s host Marc Evan Jackson sits down with Tom Zawacki from the props department, writer Cord Jefferson and Josh Siegal, who plays “Glenn,” to shoot the shirt about Season 4, Episode 4, “Tinker, Tailor, Demon, Spy.” They discuss…
Ch. 42: Brandon Scott Jones, “John” | Anya Adams, Director
Oct 10, 2019 • 54 min
The Good Place: The Podcast’s host Marc Evan Jackson sits down with actor Brandon Scott Jones, who plays “John,” and director Anya Adams to shoot the shirt about Season 4, Episode 3, “Chillaxing.” Anya talks about coming up as an assistant director on…
Ch. 41: Alexis Jacks, Costume Supervisor | Matt Freund, Editor | Dana Sayles, Writers’ Assistant
Oct 3, 2019 • 53 min
The Good Place: The Podcast’s host Marc Evan Jackson sits down with costume supervisor Alexis Jacks, editor Matt Freund and writers’ assistant Dana Sayles to shoot the shirt about Season 4, Episode 2, “A Girl from Arizona, Part 2.” Alexis talks about…
Ch. 40: D’Arcy Carden, Actress | Kirby Howell-Baptiste, Actress | Andrew Law, Writer
Sep 26, 2019 • 61 min
The Good Place’s D’Arcy Carden (Janet), Kirby Howell-Baptiste (Simone) and writer Andrew Law shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson (Shawn). In this Season 4 premiere episode, they talk about how the writers’ room approached breaking the story for…
Bonus Episode: Our Hot Girl (Not a Girl) Summer
Sep 19, 2019 • 23 min
The Good Place’s D’Arcy Carden (Janet), Kirby Howell-Baptiste (Simone) and writer Andrew Law shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson (Shawn) before the final season premieres. They take a look back at their summers and at shooting the final season of…
Bonus Episode: Full Panel at ATX Television Festival with Marc Evan Jackson and D’Arcy Carden
Aug 12, 2019 • 52 min
In this bonus episode, Marc Evan Jackson (Shawn) and D’Arcy Carden (Janet) join ATX Television Festival panel host Ben Blacker (The Thrilling Adventure Hour podcast) to talk about what happens behind the scenes of The Good Place: The Podcast. They also…
What’s Good: Mike O’Malley
Jul 31, 2019 • 33 min
During the show’s hiatus, host Marc Evan Jackson shoots the shirt with celebrity fans and cast of The Good Place. In this episode, Mike O’Malley talks about his multifaceted entertainment career, from acting, to playwriting, to showrunning and more. Mike…
Bonus Episode: Full Panel at San Diego Comic-Con 2019
Jul 24, 2019 • 45 min
Listen to the full panel from San Diego Comic-Con 2019 as Marc Evan Jackson (Shawn) hosts the cast and producers of The Good Place. During the panel, they talk about the series finale, take fans’ questions and tell a fork-ton of behind-the-scenes stories.…
What’s Good: Lin-Manuel Miranda
Jun 24, 2019 • 45 min
During the show’s hiatus, host Marc Evan Jackson shoots the shirt with celebrity fans of The Good Place. In this episode, Lin-Manuel Miranda talks about his role opposite William Jackson Harper as a rapping apple in The Electric Company, playing Amy…
Event: Emmys “For Your Consideration” Panel 2019
Jun 13, 2019 • 51 min
Join host Marc Evan Jackson as he learns about a big announcement from show creator Mike Schur. Marc also chats with Mike and cast members D’Arcy Carden, Ted Danson, Manny Jacinto, Jameela Jamil and William Jackson Harper about Season 3 and Mike’s plans…
What’s Good: Paul Scheer
May 6, 2019 • 38 min
During the show’s hiatus, host Marc Evan Jackson shoots the shirt with celebrity fans of The Good Place. In this episode, Paul Scheer talks about “secreting” his way into the show by talking about it with everyone he knows. He also talks about his…
What’s Good: Busy Philipps
Apr 8, 2019 • 32 min
During the show’s hiatus, host Marc Evan Jackson shoots the shirt with celebrity fans of The Good Place. In this episode, Busy Philipps talks about how The Good Place brings her pure joy and how she identifies with Eleanor (Kristen Bell) and her Arizona…
SPECIAL BROOKLYN NINE-NINE EPISODE! Part 2 of 2: Melissa Fumero, Actor | Dan Goor, Executive Producer | Luke Del Tredici, Executive Producer
Feb 11, 2019 • 23 min
In Part 2 of 2 of this special forkin’ episode, host (and actor on both The Good Place and Brooklyn Nine-Nine) Marc Evan Jackson talks with Brooklyn Nine-Nine’s Melissa Fumero (Amy) and Executive Producers Dan Goor and Luke Del Tredici. They answer fan…
SPECIAL Brooklyn Nine-Nine Episode! Part 1 of 2: Melissa Fumero, Actor | Dan Goor, Executive Producer | Luke Del Tredici, Executive Producer
Feb 4, 2019 • 29 min
In Part 1 of 2 of this special forkin’ episode, host (and actor on both The Good Place and Brooklyn Nine-Nine) Marc Evan Jackson talks with Brooklyn Nine-Nine’s Melissa Fumero (Amy) and Executive Producers Dan Goor and Luke Del Tredici. They discuss the…
Ch. 39: Ted Danson, Actor | Michael Schur, Creator
Jan 25, 2019 • 70 min
The Good Place star Ted Danson (Michael) and show creator Michael Schur shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson. They talk about the emotional season finale, where Season 4 is heading, the casting of William Jackson Harper (Chidi), the show’s approach…
Ch. 38: Jason Mantzoukas, Guest Host and Actor| David Niednagel, Digital Effects Supervisor| Joe Mande, Writer | Marc Evan Jackson, Actor
Jan 18, 2019 • 62 min
Guest host and The Good Place actor Jason Mantzoukas (Derek) delves into episode 312, “Chidi Sees the Time-Knife,” with writer Joe Mande, digital effects supervisor David Niednagel and actor Marc Evan Jackson. They talk about all the crazy forkin’ visual…
Ch. 37: William Jackson Harper, Actor| Nicole Byer, Guest Star| Matt Quezada, Associate Producer
Jan 11, 2019 • 53 min
The Good Place associate producer Matt Quezada, actor William Jackson Harper (Chidi), and guest star Nicole Byer (Gwendolyn) shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson. They talk about shooting a “bottle” episode (all in one location), Nicole’s guest…
Ch. 36: D’Arcy Carden, Actress | Josh Siegal, Writer | Dylan Morgan, Writer | Morgan Sackett, Executive Producer/Director
Dec 7, 2018 • 66 min
The Good Place writers Josh Siegal & Dylan Morgan, actress D’Arcy Carden (Janet) and executive producer/director Morgan Sackett shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson. They talk about D’Arcy’s performance as all the characters in Janet’s body, how…
Ch. 35: Tiya Sircar, Actress | Bambadjan Bamba, Actor | Ben Harris, Casting Director | Andrew Law, Writer | Jeff Imada, Stunt Coordinator
Nov 16, 2018 • 62 min
The Good Place writer Andrew Law, actress Tiya Sircar (Vicky), actor Bambadjan Bamba (Bambadjan), casting director Ben Harris and stunt coordinator Jeff Imada shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson. They talk about catching up with Doug Forcett…
Ch. 34: Jen Statsky, Writer | Debbie Pearl, Animal Trainer
Nov 9, 2018 • 48 min
The Good Place writer Jen Statsky and animal trainer Debbie Pearl shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson. They talk about how they capture the animals’ performances on the show, Kristen Bell’s rogue iguana, Chidi getting pushed into the Jaws lake on…
Ch. 33: Andy Daly, Actor | Rebecca Hazlewood, Actress | Graham Ratliff, Graphic Designer
Nov 2, 2018 • 60 min
The Good Place guest stars Andy Daly (Dave) and Rebecca Hazlewood (Kamilah), as well as graphic designer Graham Ratliff shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson. They talk about Kristen Bell’s “umbrella rig;” Andy’s portrayal of Ben Franklin on another…
Ch. 32: Manny Jacinto, Actor | Matt Murray, Writer | Mitch Narito, Actor
Oct 26, 2018 • 55 min
The Good Place writer Matt Murray, actor Manny Jacinto (Jason Mendoza) and actor Mitch Narito (Donkey Doug) shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson. They talk Mitch’s audition for Mike Schur, why Jaguars fans yell “Duval,” the one thing Matt didn’t…
Ch. 31: D’Arcy Carden, Actress | Megan Amram, Writer | Eric Kissack, Editor
Oct 19, 2018 • 76 min
The Good Place writer Megan Amram, actress D’Arcy Carden and editor Eric Kissack shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson. They talk about how Eric and Mike Schur decide on what scenes to cut when editing an episode, where the afterlife timeline…
Ch. 30: Beth McCarthy-Miller, Director | Ian Phillips, Production Designer
Oct 12, 2018 • 44 min
The Good Place production designer Ian Phillips and TV director Beth McCarthy-Miller shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson. They talk about the differences between the art department jobs, how Beth approaches directing an episode on a new TV show,…
Ch. 29: Kirby Howell-Baptiste, Actress | Dan Schofield, Writer
Oct 5, 2018 • 48 min
The Good Place writer Dan Schofield and actress Kirby Howell-Baptiste (Simone) shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson. They talk about Kirby’s audition and her background in improvisation, how the writers’ room named Simone, the return of Adam Scott…
Ch. 27/28: Jameela Jamil, Actress | Jen Statsky, Writer
Sep 28, 2018 • 60 min
In the Season 3 premiere, The Good Place writer and comedy maven Jen Statsky and actress Jameela Jamil shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson. They talk about the writers’ room’s excitement to write Season 3, how Jameela didn’t watch Season 1 until…
Ch. 26: Michael Schur, Creator
Sep 21, 2018 • 70 min
The Good Place creator, executive producer, writer and director Michael Schur shoots the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson. They talk about the season 3 premiere, how his impeccable memory of other TV shows helps him write The Good Place, the writers’…
Ch. 25: Kristen Bell, Actress
Sep 18, 2018 • 34 min
Actress Kristen Bell shoots the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson. They talk about the joys of acting with Maya Rudolph with her ability to improv, Kristen’s love of Friday Night Lights and Kyle Chandler, the importance of reactions in a performance, why…
Ch. 24: David Miller, Director of Photography | Kim Wannop, Set Decorator
Sep 14, 2018 • 59 min
Director of Photography David Miller and Set Decorator Kim Wannop shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson. They talk about veteran actors like Ted Danson and Kristen Bell making David’s job easier, how David’s career switched from pharmacy to…
Ch. 23: Manny Jacinto, Actor | Tyler Straessle, Writer | Tom Zawacki, Props
Sep 11, 2018 • 47 min
Actor Manny Jacinto, writer Tyler Straessle and Tom Zawacki from props shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson to talk about Tyler writing his first episode of The Good Place, the casts’ Comic-Con experience, the comedic specificity of the props, how…
Ch. 22: Ted Danson, Actor | Eric Kissack, Editor
Sep 7, 2018 • 48 min
Actor Ted Danson and editor Eric Kissack shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson about the challenges of editing a TV show with such great comedy writing and performances, Kristen Bell’s acting secret, who has been hiding Easter eggs in episodes, an…
Ch. 21: Jason Mantzoukas, Actor | Jeff Rosenberg, Second Assistant Director
Sep 4, 2018 • 52 min
Actor Jason Mantzoukas (Derek) and second assistant director Jeff Rosenberg shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson. They talk about Jason’s improv and sketch-comedy acting background and discuss performing in the Mike Schur universe in TV shows Parks…
Ch. 20: D’Arcy Carden, Actress | Dean Holland, Director
Aug 31, 2018 • 42 min
Actress D’Arcy Carden (Janet) and director Dean Holland shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson. They talk about how Mike Schur has created an impressively complex TV show, how the writing is tailored to the actors and their acting style, what it’s…
Ch. 19: William Jackson Harper, Actor | Dr. Todd May, Philosophy Advisor
Aug 28, 2018 • 43 min
Actor William Jackson Harper (Chidi) and philosophy advisor Dr. Todd May shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson. They talk about how philosophy informs Mike Schur and the writing team, where “the trolley problem” comes from, William’s desire to…
Ch. 18: Andrew Law, Writer | Marques Ray, Actor
Aug 24, 2018 • 41 min
Comedy writer Andrew Law and actor Marques Ray shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson. They talk about the joy of writing jokes for Tahani, Ted Danson’s acting chops, how Michael’s existential crisis hilariously presents itself and a shirt-ton more…
Ch. 17: Lizzy Pace, Writers’ Assistant | Matt Freund, Editor | David Schwartz, Composer
Aug 21, 2018 • 48 min
Writers’ assistant Lizzy Pace, editor Matt Freund and composer David Schwartz shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson. They talk about life in a comedy writers’ room, the composing process for music on The Good Place, how Mike Schur generates…
Ch. 16: Jameela Jamil, Actress | Megan Amram, Writer
Aug 17, 2018 • 49 min
Actress Jameela Jamil and comedy writer Megan Amram shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson about Jameela’s first performance acting drunk, how her posh accent slips when she argues, Megan’s hilarious obsession (or maybe mental health issue) with…
Ch. 14/15: Jen Statsky & Joe Mande, Writers | Trent O’Donnell, Director
Aug 14, 2018 • 60 min
The Good Place writers Jen Statsky and Joe Mande and director Trent O’Donnell shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson. They talk about how Mike Schur forces the writers to act on TV, Jameela Jamil’s stunning fashion, Ted Danson’s phenomenal…
Ch. 13: Michael Schur, Creator
Aug 10, 2018 • 63 min
Chapter 13: The Good Place creator and executive producer Michael Schur takes a break from the writers’ room to shoot the shirt with host and performer Marc Evan Jackson. Michael talks about identifying with TV characters he’s written from The Office and…
Ch. 12: Maribeth Monroe, Actress | David Niednagel, Visual Effects Supervisor
Aug 7, 2018 • 42 min
Actress Maribeth Monroe (Mindy St. Claire) and visual effects supervisor David Niednagel shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson about acting on a secretive TV show, the behind-the-scenes visual effects process, how Maribeth got her start in improv…
Ch. 11: Andrew Law, Writer | Kirston Mann, Costume Designer
Aug 3, 2018 • 45 min
Comedy TV writer Andrew Law and costume designer Kirston Mann join host Marc Evan Jackson to share stories about The Good Place costume themes, writing for Parks and Recreation and Brooklyn Nine-Nine, conspiracy theorist fans, the attention Mike Schur…
Ch. 10: William Jackson Harper, Actor | Demi Adejuyigbe, Writer
Jul 31, 2018 • 39 min
Actor William Jackson Harper (Chidi) and writer Demi Adejuyigbe join host Mark Evan Jackson to shoot the shirt about writing, the similarities between William and “Chidi,” the challenges of joining a writers’ room in full swing, how philosophy has…
Ch. 9: Tiya Sircar, Actress | Jen Statsky, Writer
Jul 27, 2018 • 40 min
Actress Tiya Sircar (Real Eleanor/Vicky) and writer Jen Statsky shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson about how Tiya’s original audition was for “Tahani,” how the writers’ room is rarely about comedy writing, Mike Schur’s “good-for-something folder”…
San Diego Comic-Con Panel 2018
Jul 23, 2018 • 37 min
This special bonus episode is from The Good Place panel at the 2018 Comic-Con International in San Diego on Saturday, July 21. On the panel are Ted Danson, Kristen Bell, William Jackson Harper, Jameela Jamil, D’Arcy Carden, Manny Jacinto and Executive…
Ch. 8: Ted Danson, Actor | Dan Schofield, Writer
Jul 20, 2018 • 44 min
Acting icon Ted Danson and writer Dan Schofield join host Marc Evan Jackson to shoot the shirt about why Ted accepted his role on The Good Place, why bars freak him out, a behind-the-scenes story about performing his iconic laugh at the end of Season 1…
Ch. 7: D’Arcy Carden, Actress | Megan Amram, Writer
Jul 13, 2018 • 41 min
Actress D’Arcy Carden (Janet) and writer Megan Amram join host Marc Evan Jackson to shoot the shirt about D’Arcy’s bizarre audition experience, her brilliant performance as “Janet,” outsmarting audiences with smart writing and a fork-ton more. NBC…
Ch. 6: Josh Siegal & Dylan Morgan, Writers
Jul 6, 2018 • 49 min
Host Marc Evan Jackson shoots the shirt with The Good Place comedy writing team Josh Siegal and Dylan Morgan about the uniqueness of the writers’ room, insights into “Michael,” including Ted Danson’s amazing acting performance, protecting the plot twist…
Ch. 5: Kristen Bell, Actress | Morgan Sackett, Executive Producer
Jun 29, 2018 • 49 min
Actress Kristen Bell and legendary TV producer Morgan Sackett join host Marc Evan Jackson to shoot the shirt about how Kristen became “Eleanor,” the art department’s behind-the-scenes Easter eggs, producing calmly while under pressure, comedy acting and a…
Ch. 4: Manny Jacinto, Actor | Joe Mande, Writer
Jun 22, 2018 • 38 min
Manny Jacinto (Jason) and writer/co-executive producer Joe Mande shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson about Manny’s crazy audition, where the obsession with Bortles came from, how Manny’s life informs his acting on The Good Place and a fork-ton…
Ch. 3: Jameela Jamil, Actress | Camille Bratkowski, Set Designer
Jun 15, 2018 • 40 min
First-time actress Jameela Jamil (Tahani) and set designer extraordinaire Camille Bratkowski shoot the shirt with host Marc Evan Jackson about acting for the first time, Ted Danson’s unconventional behind-the-scenes relaxation techniques to enhance his…
Ch. 2: Allison Jones & Ben Harris, Casting Directors | Alan Yang, Writer
Jun 8, 2018 • 37 min
The Good Place casting directors Allison Jones and Ben Harris join comedy writer Alan Yang and host Marc Evan Jackson to discuss Jameela’s audition performance for Tahani, writing for demons, anecdotes about acting and writing and a fork-ton more. NBC…
Ch. 1: Michael Schur
Jun 1, 2018 • 51 min
Host Marc Evan Jackson shoots the shirt with storytelling mastermind, show creator and architect of The Good Place (the show, not heaven) Michael Schur. They discuss the backstory of Mike getting carte blanche to make the TV show he’s always wanted, the…
Welcome! Everything is Fine
May 23, 2018 • 1 min
Holy motherforking shirtballs! This is the official podcast for NBC’s The Good Place. We don’t care how many points you have, subscribe and you’ll get weekly behind-the-scenes stories, episode insights and anecdotes. Hosted by actor Marc Evan Jackson…