WTF with Marc Maron Podcast

WTF with Marc Maron Podcast
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872 - Darren Aronofsky
Dec 14 • 73 min
Filmmaker Darren Aronofsky joins Marc in the garage to talk about the universal mysteries that inspire his films.
871 - Loudon Wainwright III / Judd Apatow
Dec 11 • 104 min
Singer-songwriter Loudon Wainwright III talks with Marc about life, love, and Roman numerals. Plus, Judd Apatow returns to the garage as he returns to the standup stage.
870 - James Franco
Dec 7 • 120 min
Marc talks with James Franco about his life in show business and how much he relates to Tommy Wiseau, the man he portrays in The Disaster Artist.
869 - Greta Gerwig
Dec 4 • 80 min
Marc talks with actor Greta Gerwig, who wrote and directed the acclaimed new film Lady Bird.
868 - Sam Beam / Bob Saget
Nov 30 • 90 min
Marc talks with Sam Beam, a.k.a. Iron & Wine, about making soulful folk rock. Plus, Bob Saget stops by to talk about his new special.
867 - Rob Huebel
Nov 27 • 83 min
Actor and comedian Rob Huebel talks with Marc about getting his start in improv comedy just as the fabled UCB Theater was getting off the ground.
866 - Jimmie Vaughan / Kasper Collin & Bennie Maupin
Nov 23 • 97 min
First, Marc sits down with filmmaker Kasper Collin and musician Bennie Maupin to talk about the documentary I Called Him Morgan. Then blues rocker Jimmie Vaughan jams in the garage.
865 - Christina Pazsitzky
Nov 20 • 75 min
Comedian Christina Paszitsky talks with Marc about motherhood, philosophy, bad comedy club hotels, and MTV Road Rules, on which she was a contestant.
864 - Lawrence O’Donnell
Nov 16 • 92 min
News anchor-writer-actor-author Lawrence O’Donnell joins Marc in the garage to talk about Boston, Washington, DC, and times that have tested America.
863 - Kim Deal
Nov 13 • 87 min
Marc talks with rock legend Kim Deal from the bands The Breeders and The Pixies.
862 - John Dwyer
Nov 9 • 77 min
Marc talks with garage rocker John Dwyer, founding member of Thee Oh Sees, about the need for noise.
861 - Jenna Fischer
Nov 6 • 83 min
Jenna Fischer sits down with Marc in the garage to talk about the challenges of being a working actor, even after being on a hit sitcom for eight years.
860 - John Hammond / Michael Rapaport
Nov 2 • 93 min
Blues master John Hammond joins Marc in the garage to talk about his prolific musical output. Plus, old buddy Michael Rapaport stops by.
859 - Joy Behar / Adam Goldberg
Oct 30 • 83 min
Joy Behar joins Marc in the garage to talk stand-up, The View, and Trump. Plus, Marc puts a call in to his old buddy Adam Goldberg.
858 - Lizzy Goodman / Dana Gould
Oct 26 • 97 min
Author Lizzy Goodman talks her book on the last great age of of rock and roll, and comedian Dana Gould stops by to catch up with Marc.
857 - Willem Dafoe
Oct 23 • 82 min
Veteran actor Willem Dafoe joins Marc in the garage for a conversation about his path from avant-garde stage performances to major motion pictures.
856 - Bassem Youssef / Sam Seder
Oct 19 • 96 min
Marc talks with doctor/satirist/political dissident Bassem Youssef about living through a revolution. Also, Marc’s old buddy Sam Seder stops by.
855 - Tracey Ullman
Oct 16 • 78 min
Comedic virtuoso Tracey Ullman is in the garage to talk with Marc about creating characters and making real life funny.
854 - Marilyn Manson
Oct 12 • 86 min
Despite being born Brian Warner, Marilyn Manson doesn’t separate his stage persona from who he is as a person. That makes for an interesting chat with Marc in the garage. Marilyn talks about his early years getting kicked out of Christian school,…
853 - Jeff Bridges / Beau Bridges
Oct 9 • 125 min
Marc talks with Jeff Bridges and Beau Bridges in separate talks about their lives, families and films.
Ralphie May from 2012
Oct 7 • 67 min
From Episode 247, Marc talks with comedian Ralphie May who passed away on October 6, 2017.
852 - Waiting for the Punch
Oct 5 • 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.
851 - Elliott Gould
Oct 2 • 81 min
An icon of 1970s American cinema, Elliott Gould sits down in the garage with Marc to talk tales of Hollywood’s New Wave.
Monty Hall from 2013
Sep 30 • 65 min
From Episode 427, this is Marc’s conversation with iconic television host Monty Hall.
850 - Tom Colicchio
Sep 28 • 77 min
Top Chef’s Tom Colicchio joins Marc in the garage to talk about the art of cooking.
849 - Pete Davidson
Sep 25 • 73 min
Saturday Night Live’s Resident Young Person Pete Davidson joins Marc in the garage.
848 - George Schlatter
Sep 21 • 90 min
Television comedy impresario George Schlatter joins Marc to talk about creating Laugh In and much more.
847 - Lee Daniels
Sep 18 • 65 min
Marc talks to the man behind the hit show Empire, director-producer Lee Daniels.
Harry Dean Stanton from 2014
Sep 16 • 62 min
Marc’s conversation with actor Harry Dean Stanton from 2014
846 - Kathy Bates / Graham Elwood
Sep 14 • 94 min
Oscar-winner Kathy Bates makes her way into the garage for a chat and Graham Elwood unveils his new documentary about podcasting.
845 - Ken Burns & Lynn Novick
Sep 11 • 89 min
Documentary filmmakers Ken Burns & Lynn Novick join Marc in the garage to discuss their latest work, a 10-part examination of the Vietnam War.
844 - Lorde
Sep 7 • 75 min
A worldwide pop music sensation stops by the garage, as Lorde talks with Marc about her rise to the top.
843 - Warren Hutcherson
Sep 4 • 95 min
Comedian and writer Warren Hutcherson talks life and comedy with Marc in the garage.
Shelley Berman from 2012
Sep 1 • 56 min
From Episode 332, this is Marc’s conversation with comedian Shelley Berman.
842 - Steve Jordan
Aug 31 • 92 min
Prolific drummer Steve Jordan talks with Marc about keeping the beat in rock and roll and show business.
841 - Jay Baruchel
Aug 28 • 77 min
Actor Jay Baruchel takes the trip down from Canada to talk with Marc in the garage.
840 - Alice Cooper
Aug 24 • 95 min
Rocker Alice Cooper takes Marc through his evolution in music and his prolific career.
839 - Brent Weinbach / Ms. Pat
Aug 21 • 105 min
Comedian Brent Weinbach is in the garage for the first time, while Ms. Pat makes her second appearance.
Remembering Jerry Lewis
Aug 20 • 31 min
Marc’s August 2016 conversation with the legendary Jerry Lewis.
838 - Jennifer Jason Leigh
Aug 17 • 71 min
Jennifer Jason Leigh is in the garage with Marc to talk about her career in film, television and theater.
837 - Kareem Abdul-Jabbar / Phil Stutz
Aug 14 • 93 min
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar talks with Marc about society and culture in Trump’s America. Plus, therapist Phil Stutz returns to the garage.
836 - Mike MacDonald / Jon Ronson
Aug 10 • 98 min
Canadian comic Mike MacDonald survived four decades in comedy and a liver transplant to make it to the garage. Also, writer Jon Ronson returns.
835 - The Lucas Brothers
Aug 7 • 91 min
Identical twins Kenny and Keith Lucas join Marc in the garage to talk about brotherhood, philosophy and comedy.
834 - Rory Scovel / Maz Jobrani
Aug 3 • 100 min
Comedian Rory Scovel stops by for a full chat with Marc in the garage. Also, Maz Jobrani is back to talk about being a comedian and immigrant in Trump’s America.
833 - Al Gore
Jul 31 • 78 min
Former Vice President Al Gore joins Marc in the garage to talk about climate, politics, journalism, and hope.
832 - David Alan Grier / Joe Mande
Jul 27 • 103 min
Marc talks with actor David Alan Grier and comedian Joe Mande.
831 - Randy Newman
Jul 24 • 97 min
Marc believes - and many agree with him - that Randy Newman is an American genius. One person who’s not so sure is Randy himself who, after half a century as a recording artist, 13 solo albums, 23 soundtracks, six Grammys, two Oscars and…
830 - David Remnick
Jul 20 • 76 min
David Remnick is a seasoned journalist, an accomplished writer and a proud amateur guitar player. But he’s also the gatekeeper of an American institution as editor of The New Yorker. Marc and David talk about the versatility of The New Yorker’s…
829 - Edie Falco
Jul 17 • 88 min
With indelible roles in shows like The Sopranos, Nurse Jackie and Horace and Pete, a lot of people feel like they know Edie Falco very well, even though they only know her characters. Edie helps Marc dispel some of these preconceived notions by…
828 - Keb’ Mo’ & Taj Mahal
Jul 13 • 78 min
Blues legends Keb’ Mo’ and Taj Mahal are distinctly different individuals. One grew up in Compton, California, the other grew up in Springfield, Massachusetts. One was raised on Caribbean music, the other got schooled in the Southern Blues. One is…
827 - GLOW Writers & Creators
Jul 10 • 85 min
Give a listen to how the sausage of television gets made as Marc talks with the creative team behind the show GLOW. First, hear about the process of scripting a season of television as a group from the show’s writers, Rachel Shukert, Nick Jones…
826 - Jeff Baena / Dave Anthony
Jul 6 • 96 min
Filmmaker Jeff Baena was always into movies that didn’t fit into easy categories. He tells Marc about having his mind blown at an early age thanks to directors like Kubrick and Fellini, which helps explain how Jeff could wind up writing a…
825 - Kia Stevens / Chavo Guerrero Jr.
Jul 3 • 108 min
It’s a tag team match with two of Marc’s GLOW colleagues. First, Chavo Guerrero Jr. stops by to tell Marc what it’s like to be part of a wrestling dynasty and how he put his lifetime of experience to use as the behind-the-scenes trainer on GLOW….
824 - Jason Mantzoukas
Jun 29 • 104 min
Jason Mantzoukas is a great improvisational comedian, which you would know from seeing him in shows like The League, on podcasts like How Did This Get Made? and in movies like The House. As he explains to Marc, it was only after undertaking a global…
Chris Cornell from June 2014
May 18 • 63 min
From Episode 502, this is Marc’s conversation with Chris Cornell, musician, singer and songwriter from the bands Soundgarden and Audioslave. Chris Cornell passed away on May 17, 2017.
783 - Bill Paxton / Dylan Brody
Feb 6 • 101 min
If Bill Paxton hadn’t suffered from rheumatic fever when he was growing up in Texas, he might not be in show business. Bill tells Marc some great stories about some of his most memorable work in things like Weird Science, Aliens, Big Love and his…
Marc Spitz from January 2014
Feb 5 • 78 min
From Episode 466, this is Marc’s conversation with author, playwright and music journalist Marc Spitz, conducted in two parts. Marc Spitz passed away on February 4, 2017.
779 - Martin Landau
Jan 23 • 87 min
Martin Landau is an Oscar-winning actor with a lifetime of work on film, TV and stage. But he’s also one of the foremost educators on his craft. Martin takes Marc through his early days in New York City at The Actors Studio studying…
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…