Emmy winning Producer, writer and director… you may have heard of his show… the Simpsons.
Fantastic guest and all around great guy, Dave Mirkin joins Illeana on the show. He talks about his comedic influences (Bugs Bunny and the Three Stooges), flexible reality, and the “Blurse.” Listen in!
You may know her from her long and illustrious career in films, theater and television… her numerous award-nominated roles (Oscar/Emmy/Golden Globe/Cable Ace) and wins… Lesley Ann Warren joins Illeana on this podcast.
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From Cinderella to being a Disney contract actress, to Victor/Victoria, Lesley discusses her good fortune as a performer, and the project that was “Like a dream come true.”
Join us for a lively chat with writer, comedian and Twitter BOSS, Matt Oswalt.
He talks with the early influence of film on his life, suffering for art, and the moral line walked when making TV and films. We talk Last Tango in Paris, Watership Down, and The Searchers, as well as star sightings and getting star struck. Listen in!
You know him from his numerous comedic acting roles in the X-Files, The Larry Sanders Show, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Community, Legally Blonde, 50 First Dates, The 40-Year Old Virgin, and Step Brothers. He’s also an author and musician.
Wayne’s first movie was In Search of the Castaways… with his Aunt Sylvia. You can hear so much more on the latest I Blame Dennis Hopper podcast.
Wanna know what the Federma-in-and-out is? Listen in.
Actress, musician, artist and ukulele boss Kate Micucci joins us in studio to discuss New Jersey, and transitioning from G-rated songs to decidedly R-rated songs in her duo Garfunkel and Oats (with Riki Lindholm).
Always delightful, Kate and Illeana talk TV, how they met, and wanting a “sangwich.”
Oh, and as often happens, Tamara made snacks. Here is her recipe for microwaved potato chips (Kate loved them!!).
You can find Kate on twitter here.
And her website is here.
You may know her from her Emmy-Winning role in VietNam drama China Beach, her numerous appearances in films such as Tombstone, Fly Away Home, and Wide Awake, or when we saw her as a Desperate Housewife.
Dana and Illeana talk playing “complicated characters,” their favorite dark dramas (and there are a bunch of them!), her date with Dennis Hopper, and how private school changed her life. A great podcast — listen in now!
One of our most favorite podcasts.
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You may know him from his numerous starring roles in films such as A Few Good Men, and The Usual Suspects, or perhaps his stand-up — he was named by Comedy Central as one of the Top 100 Comedians of all time, Illeana welcomes Kevin Pollak on the podcast today.
Kevin talks about his inspirations, his favorite comedic role to play (hint: it’s all about the partially-Hungarian accent), NOT auditioning for Robert DeNiro, …and he makes Illeana snort. (Classic moment.)
Really, our podcast was a bit like therapy for Kevin… he had more than one epiphany. That’s what talking to Illeana will do to you!
We had the great privilege of hosting the amazing actor, activist and environmentalist, Ed Begley Jr. on the show. Illeana and Ed talked movies, acting, their illustrious showbiz family ties, and how meeting Marlon Brando changed them both. Listen in!
Oh, and we talked about snacks. Here’s the vegan Walnut Lentil Pate that I made for Ed.
You can find Ed on Twitter here.
His website is here.