WTF with Marc Maron Podcast

WTF with Marc Maron Podcast
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996 - Jon Bernthal
Feb 21 • 100 min
Jon Bernthal talks about The Punisher, The Walking Dead, Martin Scorsese, and how he went from heading down a bad path in life to salvation by way of acting.
995 - Mandy Moore
Feb 18 • 85 min
Mandy Moore tells Marc why This Is Us came along at just the right time in her life, after a marriage in which she put her career on hold and lost her sense of self.
994 - Yeardley Smith / Krusty the Clown
Feb 14 • 88 min
Yeardley Smith explains what it’s like to be Lisa Simpson, divulges some secrets behind the show, and tells Marc about her personal struggles with self-acceptance. Plus, Krusty the Clown stops by the garage.
993 - Tony Shalhoub
Feb 11 • 85 min
Actor Tony Shalhoub joins Marc to talk Mrs. Maisel, the Coen Brothers, Mike Nichols, Wings, Monk and why being cut from his first movie still hurts.
992 - Yorgos Lanthimos
Feb 7 • 98 min
Filmmaker Yorgos Lanthimos talks with Marc about his movies like The Favourite, The Lobster, and Dogtooth, and explains why questions don’t always need to be answered.
991 - Anderson .Paak
Feb 4 • 100 min
Hip-hop artist Anderson .Paak explains to Marc why there’s a dot in his name and also talks about Dr. Dre, Snoop, Kendrick, Q-Tip and Rodney Dangerfield.
990 - Allan MacDonell
Jan 31 • 90 min
Writer Allan MacDonnell of Slash magazine, Hustler and his own memoirs joins Marc in the garage to talk drugs, LA, punk rock, death, and the slow grind of life.
989 - Allison Janney
Jan 28 • 82 min
Allison Janney talks with Marc about her figure skating past, Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward, The West Wing, winning an Oscar, and more.
988 - Brad Garrett
Jan 24 • 99 min
Brad Garrett sits at the table - in the garage, not Vegas - with Marc to talk about gambling, Sinatra, Everybody Loves Raymond, Robin Williams and more.
987 - Aaron Sorkin
Jan 21 • 89 min
Aaron Sorkin and Marc have a characteristically fast-paced talk about writing, William Goldman, A Few Good Men, To Kill A Mockingbird, The West Wing and more.
986 - Linda Cardellini
Jan 17 • 79 min
Linda Cardellini talks about the leap of faith that led to Freaks and Geeks, as well as some of her other noteworthy projects like ER, Mad Men and Green Book.
985 - Howie Mandel
Jan 14 • 95 min
Howie Mandel talks with Marc about OCD, ADHD, Gremlins, Bobby’s World, and why he was ready to quit the business before landing Deal or No Deal.
984 - Sam Lipsyte
Jan 10 • 101 min
Sam Lipsyte is a celebrated author and one of Marc’s very best friends. They spend a lot of time talking about life and the way of the world. This time they recorded it.
983 - Steve Coogan
Jan 7 • 90 min
Steve Coogan (and “Michael Caine” and “Sean Connery” and other voices) join Marc to talk about Alan Partridge, Stan and Ollie, Tropic Thunder and more.
982 - Seth MacFarlane
Jan 3 • 96 min
Seth MacFarlane stops by the garage to talk with Marc about singing, dancing and making offensive cartoons. Plus, thoughts on Oscar hosting, Ted, Frank Sinatra, The Far Side, and The Orville.
981 - Reinaldo Marcus Green
Dec 31, 2018 • 83 min
Filmmaker Reinaldo Marcus Green tells Marc about the interconnected paths in his life that led to his feature film debut, Monsters and Men.
980 - Kyle Dunnigan
Dec 27, 2018 • 90 min
Kyle Dunnigan gets Marc to call him The King of Instagram and also talks about midlife crises, Sarah Silverman, Amy Schumer and the Kardashians.
979 - Topher Grace
Dec 24, 2018 • 91 min
Topher Grace tells Marc about the lessons he learned from That ’70s Show, Ashton Kutcher, Spike Lee, Steven Soderbergh and Christopher Nolan.
978 - Fahim Anwar
Dec 20, 2018 • 85 min
Comic Fahim Anwar tells Marc about his days working as an engineer for Boeing while secretly doing standup at night and how that double-life prepared him for a career in show business.
977 - The Beastie Boys
Dec 17, 2018 • 88 min
Mike D and Ad-Rock, aka Michael Diamond and Adam Horovitz, talk with Marc about all things Beastie Boys.
976 - Maggie Gyllenhaal
Dec 13, 2018 • 87 min
Maggie Gyllenhaal talks with Marc about The Deuce, The Kindergarten Teacher, Secretary, her brother Jake, her husband Peter, and her filmmaker parents.
975 - Jeff Daniels
Dec 10, 2018 • 80 min
Jeff Daniels takes a break from rehearsing To Kill A Mockingbird to talk with Marc about the Midwest, respecting writers, James Cagney, and the dream role of Atticus Finch.
974 - Ted Alexandro
Dec 6, 2018 • 88 min
Comic Ted Alexandro talks with Marc about social responsibility, being a school teacher, and addressing the Comedy Cellar-Louis CK controversy from the Comedy Cellar stage.
973 - Tim Blake Nelson
Dec 3, 2018 • 97 min
Actor-writer-director Tim Blake Nelson sits down with Marc to talk about the Coen Brothers, Oklahoma, George Clooney, and Buster Scruggs.
972 - Jeff Tweedy
Nov 29, 2018 • 101 min
Jeff Tweedy talks with Marc about Wilco, Uncle Tupelo, anxiety, painkillers, Bob Dylan, Judaism, and playing music with his own sons.
971 - Martin Mull
Nov 26, 2018 • 87 min
Actor-musician-painter-writer-comedian Martin Mull talks with Marc about how he became all of those things, along with stories about Steve Martin, John Lennon and George Carlin.
970 - Annie Lederman
Nov 22, 2018 • 95 min
Comedian and writer Annie Lederman talks with Marc about breaking bad in high school, pulling out of a tailspin through service work, and processing past trauma with the help of a longtime friend.
969 - Kenneth Lonergan
Nov 19, 2018 • 98 min
Playwright-screenwriter-director Kenneth Lonergan talks with Marc about Manchester By The Sea, The Waverly Gallery, Martin Scorsese, New York City and the lie of sentimentality.
968 - Michael Douglas
Nov 15, 2018 • 77 min
Michael Douglas is in the garage with Marc to talk about his 102-year old his father Kirk, Wall Street, Falling Down, Behind the Candelabra and his new project, The Kominsky Method.
967 - D.L. Hughley
Nov 12, 2018 • 92 min
D.L. Hughley and Marc talk about South Central, Robin Harris, Bernie Mac, the Original Kings of Comedy, radio, and Kanye.
966 - Sandy Hackett
Nov 8, 2018 • 82 min
Sandy Hackett shares stories about his dad, Buddy, as well as other classic tales about Lenny Bruce, Richard Pryor, Johnny Carson, the Rat Pack, and Elvis Presley
965 - Rita Rudner
Nov 5, 2018 • 81 min
Rita Rudner and Marc discuss their shared love of comedy, and also talk about Vegas, dancing, Carson, adoption, joke writing, and Australia.
964 - Roger Daltrey
Nov 1, 2018 • 105 min
The Who frontman Roger Daltrey talks with Marc about Pete, Keith, John, Elvis, The Beatles, The Stones, The Kinks, Tommy, Woodstock and more.
963 - Zoe Kazan
Oct 29, 2018 • 86 min
Zoe Kazan stops by the garage to talk with Marc about The Big Sick, the Coen Brothers, her grandfather Elia Kazan, and collaborating with Paul Dano on their new film Wildlife.
962 - Eric Idle
Oct 25, 2018 • 92 min
Eric Idle brings more Monty Python talk to the garage and also talks with Marc about World War II, David Bowie, George Harrison, Robin Williams and Spamalot.
961 - John Cleese
Oct 22, 2018 • 82 min
John Cleese takes Marc through Monty Python history, as well as stories about Fawlty Towers, A Fish Called Wanda, pushing boundaries, and telling off-color jokes.
960 - Richard E. Grant / Brian Posehn
Oct 18, 2018 • 97 min
Actor Richard E. Grant talks with Marc about his many roles, his experiences with iconic directors like Scorsese and Coppola, and his new scene partner, Melissa McCarthy. Plus, comedian Brian Posehn stops by.
959 - Busy Philipps
Oct 15, 2018 • 90 min
Busy Philipps and Marc get into it, talk show host to talk show host. They talk stress, shame, Arizona, Michelle Williams, Fresks and Geeks, Cougar Town, and more.
958 - Kurt Vile
Oct 11, 2018 • 74 min
Singer-songwriter Kurt Vile and Marc share their mutual love of Tom Scharpling, the blues, Randy Newman, Neil Young, and good driveways, and also talk about Kurt’s career origins.
957 - Charles Demers
Oct 8, 2018 • 90 min
Canadian comic and writer talks with Marc about the political, social and professional differences between Canada and the United States, as well as the personal struggles he overcame in the Great White North.
956 - Sissy Spacek
Oct 4, 2018 • 73 min
Sissy Spacek joins Marc in the garage to talk about Texas, Nick Nolte, Badlands, Carrie, Coal Miner’s Daughter, Robert Altman and more.
955 - Anna Faris
Oct 1, 2018 • 99 min
Anna Faris leaves the comfort of her own podcast studio to join Marc in the garage as they talk about acting, parenting, insecurity, and Allison Janney.
954 - Gale Anne Hurd
Sep 27, 2018 • 84 min
Hollywood super-producer Gale Anne Hurd talks with Marc about The Terminator, Aliens, The Walking Dead, and lots more of her projects from four decades of movie making.
953 - Joan Jett
Sep 24, 2018 • 92 min
Joan Jett and her longtime producer Kenny Laguna take Marc through Joan’s life and career from The Runaways to the Blackhearts to her continuing influence on rock and roll.
952 - Slash
Sep 20, 2018 • 88 min
Slash jams with Marc about all things music, including Guns N’ Roses, The Rolling Stones, Eric Clapton, Aerosmith, Michael Jackson, Carole King, and lots more.
951 - Kristen Bell
Sep 17, 2018 • 82 min
Marc makes Kristen Bell a meal, and then they talk about Veronica Mars, Forgetting Sarah Marshall, Frozen, The Good Place and more.
950 - Adam Cayton-Holland
Sep 13, 2018 • 81 min
Comedian-actor-writer Adam Cayton Holland joins Marc for a talk that’s heavy but also funny and sweet. Comedy, depression, suicide, grief, and growth.
949 - Billy Eichner
Sep 10, 2018 • 73 min
Billy Eichner gets off the street and comes into the garage to tell Marc about developing his comedic persona, loving musical theater, and being in The Lion King.
948 - Sir Paul McCartney
Sep 6, 2018 • 73 min
Marc sits down with Paul McCartney in front of a live audience to talk about Little Richard, the Rolling Stones, the Who, the Beach Boys, Wings, Egypt Station, and, oh yeah, the Beatles.
947 - Dan Schlissel
Sep 3, 2018 • 75 min
Record producer Dan Schlissel died recently. He tells Marc what it was like, along with stories about producing comedy albums for everyone from Maria Bamford to Lewis Black to Hannibal Buress and more.
946 - Ian Bagg / Bert Kreischer
Aug 30, 2018 • 98 min
Comedian Ian Bagg talks about Northern Canada, hockey goons, blowing up gold mines, and hitchhiking his way into stand-up. Also, a Marc has a little talk with Bert Kreischer
939 - Jay Leno
Aug 6, 2018 • 100 min
Jay Leno and Marc get into all of it: Letterman, Bill Hicks, Conan, Kimmel, The Comedy Store, Rodney Dangerfield, political correctness and, of course, cars.
929 - Paul Rudd
Jul 2, 2018 • 84 min
One constant for Paul Rudd as he spent a large portion of his childhood moving around the country, chasing an identity, is that he loved watching adults be silly. Even when he was in acting school and performing Shakespeare on stage, he took a lot of…
Anthony Bourdain from 2011
Jun 8, 2018 • 70 min
From Episode 233, this is Marc’s conversation with Anthony Bourdain, conducted in 2011.
914 - Melissa McCarthy
May 10, 2018 • 91 min
Melissa talks with Marc about being a teen goth, the Groundlings, Gilmore Girls, Bridesmaids, and her new movie, Life of the Party.
Remembering Barry Crimmins
Mar 2, 2018 • 90 min
Marc’s conversations with the late comedian and activist Barry Crimmins.
877 - Marc’s Family
Jan 1, 2018 • 73 min
Ring in the New Year with the Maron Family, as Marc plays some of his earliest interactions with his father, mother and brother on WTF.
852 - Waiting for the Punch
Oct 5, 2017 • 99 min
Marc presents a special audio version of the first chapter of Waiting for the Punch: Words to Live by from the WTF Podcast.
614 - The President Was Here
Jun 25, 2015 • 76 min
From the minute the Presidential motorcade pulled away, Marc began recording his reaction to the momentous event that just occurred in his garage. Hear Marc’s ongoing reflections in the aftermath as well as a discussion with WTF producer Brendan…
613 - President Barack Obama
Jun 22, 2015 • 67 min
Marc welcomes the 44th President of the United States of America, Barack Obama, to the garage for conversation about college, fitting in, race relations, gun violence, changing the status quo, disappointing your fans, comedians, fatherhood and…