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Anna Faris Is Unqualified

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Not-great-relationship advice from completely unqualified Hollywood types. I am a solid 3.4 student with a major in English from the University of Washington. I've also been asked what my SAT score was and it was 1060. It only took five years of ...Show More
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1:10:28 | Jul 17th, 2018

The incredibly talented Shiri Appleby (UNREAL, ROSWELL) joins Anna and Sim on this week’s Unqualified.  First, Shiri talks about the best acting advice she ever received and how best to dominate in an audition room. Next, Anna asks Shiri about the nu...Show More

58:00 | Jul 24th, 2018

The gregarious Kelly Ripa (LIVE! WITH KELLY AND RYAN) joins Anna and Sim on Unqualified this week at San Diego Comic-Con. First, Kelly and husband Mark Consuelos (RIVERDALE) share how they sustain a happy marriage. Then, Kelly delves into the talk sh...Show More

30:42 | Jun 16th

On Episode 12, Topher and his guest, actress Chrissy Metz, adventure into the hip-hop inspired world of beatboxing. With the help of professional beatboxer, Gabriel Arguello, Topher and Chrissy learn how to drop a beat using nothing but their mouths....Show More

31:03 | Jun 9th

On Episode 11, Topher and his guest, actor Taran Killam, adventure into the interpretive world of dream analysis. With the help of America's premiere dream expert and clinical hypnotherapist, Kelly Sullivan Walden, Topher and Taran analyze some of th...Show More

29:32 | Jun 2nd

On Episode 10 of Minor Adventures, Topher and his guest, comedian Tig Notaro, adventure into the fast-talking world of livestock auctioneering! With the help of expert auctioneer Shaun Murphy, Topher and Tig attempt take their linguistic skills to th...Show More

34:29 | May 26th

On Episode 9 of Minor Adventures, Topher and his guest, actor Tony Hale, adventure into the mind-bending world of hypnosis. With the help of expert hypnotist, Justin Stone, Topher and Tony follow the soothing sounds of Justin’s voice, allowing themse...Show More

27:35 | May 19th

Put on your dancing shoes, dear listeners, because on the latest episode of Minor Adventures, Topher and his guest, actress Nina Dobrev, adventure into the bass-thumping world of professional DJ’ing! With the help of expert DJ, Justin Caruso, Topher ...Show More

33:21 | May 12th

Time to gear up for another adventure, dear listeners! On today’s episode, Topher and his guest, actor and comedian Pete Holmes, adventure into the tongue-twisting world of language creation! With the help of language expert and creator of Dothraki, ...Show More

31:50 | May 5th

Are you ready to get to know Topher Grace, and actress and comedian Chelsea Peretti (and maybe even yourself!) on an entirely other level? Well, get ready because it’s all happening today Minor Adventures! With the help of expert career counselor Vic...Show More

34:13 | Apr 28th

LOVE is in the air on today’s episode of Minor Adventures as Topher and actor Zachary Levi adventure into the world of wedding officiating! With the help of LA’s top wedding officiant, Alan Katz, Topher and Zachary get to play a pivotal role in a rea...Show More

52:32 | Apr 21st

Are you ready for another Minor Adventure?! Today, Topher and author Lewis Howes adventure into the exciting world of pop songwriting! With the help of expert songwriter, Ilsey Juber, Topher and Lewis summon their inner pop-stars to collaborate on wr...Show More

53:46 | Apr 14th

It’s time for another great adventure on Minor Adventures with Topher Grace! Today, Topher is joined by fellow actor and friend, Wilmer Valderrama, as the two lend their voices to a variety of movie trailers, narrating everything from an action-packe...Show More

01:35 | Apr 12th

Anna drops in to share a special message with all of her dear listeners about an exciting new podcast, Minor Adventures with Topher Grace! Check it out here: apple.co/Topher

52:37 | Apr 7th

Gear up for another mini-adventure today with Topher Grace and Sim Sarna on Minor Adventures with Topher Grace! This week, Paul Scheer joins Topher and Sim for a telemarketing adventure that leads to some truly epic phone calls that you do not want t...Show More

47:28 | Mar 31st

Are you ready for an adventure? Join Topher Grace and Sim Sarna as they embark on a new podcasting adventure on their brand-new show, Minor Adventures with Topher Grace! On this week’s mini-adventure, Whitney Cummings joins Topher to explore the worl...Show More

52:17 | Mar 30th

Dear Listeners, Your happiness is of the utmost importance to us – which is why we are bringing you more of what you asked for with a collection of some of our top-rated Deal Breakers! Get ready to enjoy a some seriously funny Deal Breaker segments f...Show More

44:45 | Mar 28th

Happy Thursday Dear Listeners! We’re back with a collection of some of our favorite Unqualified calls to brighten up your week! Join us as we flash-back to… …Episode #23: Chelsea Handler and Anna chat with a caller who drunkenly made-out with a guy s...Show More

02:16 | Mar 14th

Debuting March 31: Speed dating! Song writing! Day trading! Mind reading! All mini-adventures you’ll take with Topher Grace and a different celebrity guest each week. From the people who brought you "Anna Faris Is Unqualified" comes the ultimate audi...Show More

41:14 | Mar 14th

We’re continuing our stroll down memory lane here on Unqualifiedtoday with a collection of some of our all-time favorite classic calls! We’re flashing back to… …Episode #43 with Katie Couric where Anna and Katie chat with a caller who needs some advi...Show More

50:40 | Mar 12th

Dear Listeners, Don’t you just love dealbreakers? We know that you do!! Which is why, on today’s episode, we’re bringing you a hilarious collection of our favorite Deal-Breakers from some classic episodes featuring Eva Longoria, Nick Jonas, Emily Rat...Show More

59:55 | Mar 7th

First up today, Anna, Sim, and Ashley talk to Stacy, 23, calling from Kentucky to get some help figuring out whether the guy that she’s been hanging out with for the past three years is actually her boyfriend or just leading her on. Next up, we flash...Show More

51:33 | Mar 5th

Today’s guest is insanely pretty, but make no mistake, she’s no liar! Find out just how honest the stunning Ashley Benson (Pretty Little Liars) is as she joins Anna and Sim to chat about… …Teenage Angst & Headgear …Imaginary Talk Shows & Taco Bell …L...Show More

55:19 | Feb 28th

First up today, Anna, Sim, and Katharine chat with Kelsey, 27… Kelsey explains that she’s been dating her boyfriend for about 6 years and is looking forward to a bright future together – there’s only one problem…his sister can’t seem to get on board ...Show More

35:37 | Feb 26th

Cheerio, dear listeners! We’re coming at you today with a bloody brilliant episode as the uber-talented Katharine McPhee joins Anna and Sim all the way from London to chat about… …Performing live in Waitress …House Bunny memories …A Few Vocal-Mimicki...Show More

57:54 | Feb 21st

Today, Anna and Sim chat with two callers in need of their ‘unqualified’ advice… …Paige, 24, met a military guy on a dating app and enjoyed several months of blissful dating…until things started to get sketchy. Now, Paige needs help determining wheth...Show More

43:15 | Feb 19th

Today’s episode of Unqualified is a SLAM DUNK as Anna and Sim sit down with the legendary Kobe Bryant to chat about… …The NBA & History of Basketball …The Team Mentality …Vulnerability & Masculinity …Diversity in Animation …Kobe’s Book Series, The Wi...Show More

50:59 | Feb 14th

Anna, Sim, and Lena chat with two callers in need of advice… …Juliana confessed her romantic feelings to John, a guy in her close friend group, and was gently turned down - but after finding out that John’s roommate has had feelings for her, Juliana ...Show More

51:29 | Feb 12th

We are in full-on House Lannister mode today and SO ready to hear the stunning Lena Headey ROAR as she joins Anna and Sim to chat about… …Worm Feces & Sexual Terminology …Game of Thrones & Littlefinger …Villainous Roles & Ghosts on Planes …Deathgasms...Show More

48:03 | Feb 7th

Tony Hale joins Anna and Sim as they offer advice to two callers today… …Jazmin, 36, from New York, and her husband have enjoyed ten years of blissful friendship with another married couple, but when that couple’s marriage recently hit a rough patch,...Show More

1:16:01 | Feb 5th

Veep, Veep! Make way for the brilliant and talented Tony Hale (Veep, Arrested Development), joining Anna and Sim today to chat about… The Five Love Languages Pranks & Scary Movies The range of “Fuck You” Francis the Ferret VEEP Whiskey and Ghee Cat...Show More

1:05:29 | Jan 31st

First on today’s episode, Nina Dobrev, Anna, and Sim chat with… …Caden in Utah who loves his wife of six months…but doesn’t love how he’s been losing friends since they got married and doesn’t know whether he should focus on his marriage or on his fr...Show More

1:16:11 | Jan 29th

Dear Listeners, we have a treat for you today as the beautiful and talented Nina Dobrev (The Vampire Diaries, Fam) joins Anna and Sim to get into… …porn performances …multi-cam format …’actor’ versus ‘actress’ …smoking weed & scooters …Dating Deal Br...Show More

46:51 | Jan 24th

First up on today’s Unqualifiedcalls: …Anna, Sim, and Mark-Paul Gosselaar chat with Tim from Nevada who is struggling to understand why his in-laws have stopped taking an active role in his 3-year-old son, Milo’s, life. Next, Unqualified travels back...Show More

52:56 | Jan 22nd

There isn’t a bell loud enough to save this week’s Unqualified guest from Sim’s lifelong love and adoration…the talented Mark-Paul Gosselaar joins Anna and a starstruck Sim today to chat about… …Saved by the Bell nostalgia …Prostatitis & cleaning out...Show More

40:34 | Jan 17th

Join Anna, Sim, and Colton as they chat with today’s first caller: Madison, 26, calling in all the way from Canada to discuss a guy that she matched with on an app and met while on vacation in Hawaii. After spending one incredibly romantic night toge...Show More

56:21 | Jan 15th

It’s all coming up roses on this week’s episode of Unqualified as Anna and Sim hang out with former NFL player, philanthropist, and current star of ABC’s The Bachelor…Colton Underwood! On today’s Tuesday episode, Colton, Anna, and Sim get into… Foot...Show More

44:53 | Jan 10th

Join Sarah Wright, Eric Christian Olsen, Anna, and Sim as they talk to two callers… …Jennifer, 39, is calling from Massachusetts to talk about co-parenting with her narcissistic ex-husband, who won’t allow Jennifer to meet his new girlfriend, a woman...Show More

1:04:18 | Jan 8th

Make sure to tune in Thursday to hear Eric, Sarah, and the Unqualified team talk to callers! And today, it’s a mini-House Bunny reunion as Anna and Sim welcome the adorable power couple, Sarah Wright and Eric Christian Olsen, to chat about…   Memori...Show More

1:25:40 | Jan 3rd

The holidays may be over but here at Unqualified, we like to carry the spirit of giving well into the new year…which is why we’ve prepared this edition of ‘The Lost Tapes’ just for you – a collection of never-before-heard clips from some of our favor...Show More

1:47:31 | Jan 1st

Dear Listeners, We want to help you start 2019 off right, with lots of laughter and love - which is why we’ve put together Part 2 of Unqualified’s Memorable Moments from 2018! Wishing everyone a happy, healthy, and safe New Year! Love, Anna, Sim, and...Show More

2:03:37 | Dec 25th, 2018

Dear Listeners, We love you all so much and want to wish everyone Happy Holidays (or Happy Christmas as Anna likes to say)! This holiday season we wanted to give you something special, so, we have compiled some of Unqualified’s most memorable moments...Show More

1:16:55 | Dec 18th, 2018

This week’s guest, Elizabeth Reaser (True Detective, The Haunting of Hill House) perfectly complements Anna’s comedic repertoire as the pair discuss... Juilliard, acting, and pussy with joy Oyster farmers, crime scene cleaners, and party clowns the ...Show More

1:05:02 | Dec 11th, 2018

We’re headed back to school this week on Unqualified as Professors Anna and Sim hang out with their students at USC and chat with the hilarious actor, Jake Johnson (New Girl, Safety Not Guaranteed, Tag), about topics like… Podcasting Acting and Emba...Show More

36:45 | Dec 8th, 2018

Check out an all new episode of Unqualified family podcast "Inside of You" where Michael chats with Silicon Valley's Kumail Nanjiani! Kumail joins Michael to talk about the differences between living in New York vs LA, coming to America from Pakista...Show More

1:29:39 | Dec 4th, 2018

It’s all about strong female vibes this week as Anna and Sim welcome the beautiful, brilliant Sophia Bush (One Tree Hill, Chicago PD) to chat about... College fashion and the Greek scene Self-confidence and self-acceptance Acting, stunt-work, and ki...Show More

1:15:48 | Nov 27th, 2018

BILL HADER (SNL, Barry, The Skeleton Twins) laughs so hard on this week’s episode that his glasses actually fog up as he chats with Anna and Sim about… …Saturday Night Live…Jerking Off…Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs…Genre, Anxiety, and Comic Con…R...Show More

1:07:13 | Nov 20th, 2018

It’s non-stop laughs this week on Unqualified as hilarious comedian, Jay Pharoah (Saturday Night Live) joins Anna and Sim to explore… Working retail and funky feet Porn preferences and thigh-high stockings Year-round Christmas decorations Peeing s...Show More

1:16:56 | Nov 13th, 2018

What do… Marriage and Divorce Euphoric Dementia Faberge Eggs and Losing Your Virginity …all have in common? They are just a few of the topics that Anna, Sim, and Unqualified’s stunning guest, Emily Ratajkowski, get into on this week’s hilarious epi...Show More

1:01:06 | Nov 6th, 2018

This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim welcome the incredibly talented, Golden Globe winning actress, Maura Tierney (NewsRadio, ER, The Affair)! Maura brings her acting chops and intellect to the table as her and Anna engage in some stimulating conve...Show More

1:31:27 | Oct 30th, 2018

WARNING: The following episode will cause extreme, gut-busting laughter - listen at your own risk! This week, Anna and Sim welcome a guest that will have you rolling on the floor laughing until your sides hurt – get ready for non-stop fun with the hy...Show More

1:29:41 | Oct 23rd, 2018

Anna and Sim get up close and personal this week with an incredibly brilliant director, producer, actor, musician, screenwriter, and author – it’s Mark Duplass (The League, Room 104, Black Rock, Your Sister’s Sister)! Anna and Mark take their friends...Show More

1:26:02 | Oct 16th, 2018

This week, Anna and Sim welcome a very talented actress who also happens to be a DIE-HARD fan of Unqualified – it’s the beautiful Skyler Samuels (The Gates, Scream Queens, The Gifted)! On Deal Breakers, Anna, Sim, and Skyler explore… sperm donation ...Show More

1:09:01 | Oct 9th, 2018

This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim welcome the incredibly relatable, very charming, and brilliantly funny actress and comedian, Yvette Nicole Brown (Community, Talking Dead, Mom)! Anna and Yvette dissect the dating world as they cover balancing a...Show More

1:28:05 | Oct 2nd, 2018

This week’s episode of Unqualified offers equal parts laughter and life lessons as Anna and Sim welcome podcasting-aficionado, talented filmmaker, actor, comedian, comic book writer, and author - the legendary Kevin Smith (aka Silent Bob)! You’ll qui...Show More

1:08:40 | Sep 25th, 2018

This week’s episode of Unqualified feels like a good ol’ fashioned girl’s night as Anna and Sim welcome the incredibly smart, sexy, talented actress, Constance Zimmer (UNReal, Entourage, House of Cards)! The conversation and laughter flow freely as t...Show More

1:13:01 | Sep 18th, 2018

Break out your skates and spandex and get ready to fall in love with this week’s talented and charming Unqualified guest…Adam Rippon, American figure skater and Olympian! Anna wastes no time breaking the ice with Adam, kicking off the episode by aski...Show More

1:14:45 | Sep 11th, 2018

This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim welcome the creative mind behind countless iconic films and TV series like Knocked Up, The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Pineapple Express, Freaks and Geeks, and so many more -it’s none other than the incredibly talented,...Show More

1:25:05 | Sep 4th, 2018

This week, Jerrod Carmichael (THE CARMICHAEL SHOW, NEIGHBORS) joins Anna and Sim to talk about being a creative introvert and his bias against a certain brand of bottled water. Then, they play a round of profession-centered deal breakers and call Jam...Show More

1:35:45 | Aug 28th, 2018

The enchanting Kat Dennings is Unqualified’s guest this week. First, Kat and Anna talk about their education and reminisce about working together on “The House Bunny”. Then, they play a round of deal breakers, exchange dating anecdotes, and hit the p...Show More

1:28:20 | Aug 21st, 2018

David Spade (FATHER OF THE YEAR, A POLAROID GUY IN A SNAPCHAT WORLD) joins Unqualified this week! First, David delves into his childhood and bonds with Sim over a party they both attended where David earned the title of “lady’s man” in Sim’s eyes. Ne...Show More

40:43 | Aug 18th, 2018

Check out an all new episode of Unqualified family podcast "Inside of You" where Michael chats with his good buddy Dax Shepard! Dax Shepard (CHiPs, Parenthood, Hit and Run, Idiocracy, Armchair Expert) opens up about his drug addiction, life threaten...Show More

1:34:12 | Aug 14th, 2018

The hilarious and innovative Bo Burnham (EIGHTH GRADE, MAKE HAPPY) joins Unqualified this week to discuss the stress of going on talk shows, the making of his directorial debut, how to elicit vulnerable and truthful performances from young actors, an...Show More

1:03:54 | Aug 7th, 2018

This week’s Unqualified brings you more SDCC interviews. First, some hilarious Kelly Ripa bonus material in which Anna, Kelly and Sim discuss talk show jitters, and female envy, and tips for new parents. Then, Camila Mendes (RIVERDALE) joins Anna and...Show More

1:06:29 | Jul 31st, 2018

This week is part two of Unqualified at San Diego Comic Con! First, Colton Haynes and Stephen Amell (ARROW) discuss set life and working together on Arrow, and advise Ashley, who wants to know if it’s weird that she hasn’t met her boyfriend’s friends...Show More

1:26:54 | Jul 10th, 2018

Versatile actor Topher Grace (BLACKKKLANSMAN, THAT 70’S SHOW) joins Anna and Sim on this week’s Unqualified. First, Topher touches on the value of failure and what he’s learned from creative flops. Then, Topher and Anna reminisce on the project they ...Show More

47:49 | Jul 7th, 2018

Unqualified family member "Inside of You" just released an incredible interview with Jennifer Love Hewitt that was too good not to share here! In her very first podcast interview, Jennifer Love Hewitt (Heartbreakers, I Know What You Did Last Summer, ...Show More

1:30:01 | Jul 3rd, 2018

Podcast legend Pete Holmes (CRASHING, YOU MADE IT WEIRD) joins Anna and Sim on this week’s Unqualified. First, Pete walks us through how he “charmed” his way through his English degree in college and the gang talks about the nuances of liberal arts e...Show More

1:25:50 | Jun 26th, 2018

The brilliant Mayim Bialik (THE BIG BANG THEORY) is here for a brand new episode of Unqualified! First, Anna surprises Mayim with an armful of kittens before they talk about baking, the experience of being a woman in entertainment, and making friends...Show More

1:38:57 | Jun 19th, 2018

The hysterical Bert Kreischer (BERT THE CONQUEROR, TRIP FLIP) is here for a new episode of Unqualified! First, Bert describes his friendship with comedian Tom Segura and discusses the importance of acknowledging mistakes made as a performer. Next, he...Show More

1:10:10 | Jun 12th, 2018

This week, the incredible Logan Browning (DEAR WHITE PEOPLE) joins Anna and Sim on the couch to discuss being an introvert in a very extroverted industry and where to go for the best brunch in LA. Then, Anna grills Logan on some dating deal breakers!...Show More

1:19:10 | Jun 5th, 2018

Comedic power-couple Natasha Leggero (ANOTHER PERIOD) and Moshe Kasher (HONEYMOON STANDUP SPECIAL) are here for a brand new episode of Unqualified! First, Moshe describes his regrettable roof-climbing experience and the group discusses the stereotype...Show More

55:25 | May 29th, 2018

America’s most eligible, Becca Kufrin (THE BACHELORETTE), is here for this week’s episode of Unqualified! First, Becca and Anna talk about making girl friends in college and play a round of dating deal breakers. Then, they discuss what it’s like to c...Show More

45:46 | May 25th, 2018

Today we're welcoming a new podcast to the Unqualified family. Inside Of You is a show where actor/comedian Michael Rosenbaum has in depth conversations with his celebrity friends. It's funny, it's raw, it's brutally honest, and it's available right...Show More

1:03:28 | May 22nd, 2018

The fabulous Erika Jayne (THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF BEVERLY HILLS) joins Anna and Sim for an all-new episode of Unqualified! Plus, our GAPPS contest winner, Lindsay, is here! First, Anna and Erika reveal their thoughts on marriage and the group discusse...Show More

1:44:50 | May 15th, 2018

This week, the remarkable Bella Thorne (MIDNIGHT SUN, FAMOUS IN LOVE) joins Anna and Sim for an all-new episode of Unqualified! First, Bella introduces us to her puppy, Tampon, and tells us about her crying habits, both on and off camera. Then, Bella...Show More

1:35:02 | May 8th, 2018

The amazing Dax Shepard (CHIPS, PARENTHOOD) returns for this week’s episode of Unqualified! First, the group has a conversation about intimacy in long-term relationships, the societal pressures faced by young women. Next, they reminisce on losing the...Show More

1:17:09 | May 1st, 2018

The charming and talented Eugenio Derbez (OVERBOARD, INSTRUCTIONS NOT INCLUDED) is here for this week’s episode of Unqualified! To begin the show, Eugenio discusses going to the Oscars for the very first time and describes what it was like to grow up...Show More

1:18:16 | Apr 24th, 2018

The hilarious Billy Eichner (BILLY ON THE STREET, DIFFICULT PEOPLE) joins Anna and Sim for this week’s episode of Unqualified! First, Billy discusses what he likes about LA and reflects on his musical theater upbringing. Then, Billy tells us about th...Show More

1:34:11 | Apr 17th, 2018

The remarkable Hayley Atwell (AGENT CARTER, HOWARD'S END) joins Anna and Sim for this week's episode of Unqualified! First, Hayley discusses her opinions on Los Angeles and how it differs from living in the UK. Then, Anna talks about why she loves wa...Show More

1:18:13 | Apr 10th, 2018

The amazing Zoey Deutch (FLOWER, BEFORE I FALL) is here for a brand new episode of Unqualified! First, Zoey talks about the relationship she has with her mother, actor Lea Thompson (5:39), as well as her fun family dynamic (8:26). Then, a round of de...Show More

58:24 | Apr 3rd, 2018

The multi-talented Shay Mitchell (PRETTY LITTLE LIARS) is here for this week’s all-new episode of Unqualified! First, Anna and Shay talk about working as both actors and producers (7:35) and Shay discusses her experience as part of a predominately fe...Show More

1:37:57 | Mar 27th, 2018

This week’s episode of Unqualified starts off with a very special announcement from Sim and Amy as well as some incredible feedback from our dear listeners.    Then, the wonderfully talented actor and filmmaker Zach Braff (SCRUBS, GARDEN STATE) joins...Show More

48:10 | Mar 20th, 2018

The one and only Macaulay Culkin (HOME ALONE, MY GIRL) joins Anna and Sim for this week’s episode of Unqualified! Anna starts off the show by asking Macaulay what qualities he looks for while searching for a romantic partner (8:52) followed by a roun...Show More

1:09:45 | Mar 13th, 2018

The incredible actress, writer and director Heather Graham is on this week’s episode of Unqualified! In this episode, Heather talks about the rewarding experience of directing her first film (6:10) and the group gets into a powerful conversation on s...Show More

1:08:37 | Mar 6th, 2018

The lovely Olivia Cooke (BATES MOTEL, THOROUGHBREDS) and Anya Taylor-Joy (SPLIT, THOROUGHBREDS) join us for this week’s brand new episode of Unqualified! To begin, Anna and Olivia talk about the realities of life as an actor (6:38) before Anya arrive...Show More

1:24:20 | Feb 27th, 2018

She’s back! This week, the brilliant Allison Janney (I, TONYA, MOM) returns to Unqualified for an unforgettable episode.  First, Anna and Allison reminisce on the time they photo-bombed a group portrait celebrating TV writer Chuck Lorre (4:38). Then,...Show More

1:18:17 | Feb 20th, 2018

Talented stand-up comedian and writer Tom Segura (NETFLIX’S DISGRACEFUL, MOSTLY STORIES) is on this week’s episode of Unqualified! First, Anna and Tom discuss the differences between being an actor and a comedian (5:32) and Tom tells us his favorite ...Show More

52:34 | Feb 13th, 2018

This week on Anna Faris is Unqualified, Anna, Sim and Jack Faris chat with Jena Friedman (THE DAILY SHOW, SOFT FOCUS WITH JENA FRIEDMAN) about her new Adult Swim special (8:58) before Anna hands off the reins of the interview to a VERY serious journa...Show More

1:08:08 | Feb 6th, 2018

On an all new Unqualified, Whitney Cummings (THE FEMALE BRAIN, WHITNEY) returns to the show to meet Kayla at the Sutton Place Hotel (4:48), play a round of Deal Breakers (10:46), and talk "making sex" with Chad (20:50). Later, they chat about Whitney...Show More

1:07:23 | Jan 30th, 2018

Anna and Sim are joined this week by Jimmy Kimmel and his wife Molly McNearney (JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE) to chat about how he and his show have evolved over the years (6:10) and interviews up-and-coming actress Shelby Lee about her new horror film: How Did...Show More

1:25:06 | Jan 23rd, 2018

This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim sit down with Colin Hanks (THE HOUSE BUNNY, KING KONG, LIFE IN PIECES) to chat about working on teen movies and avoiding type-casting (9:52) and play some Deal-Breakers! (23:45) Later they play a round of House ...Show More

1:08:52 | Jan 16th, 2018

On an all new episode of Unqualified, Anna and Sim talk with Brittany Snow (PITCH PERFECT 3) about the Pitch Perfect franchise (4:45), hypothetical murder scenarios (8:25), and play a new segment called On A First Date (11:30) and a round of How Woul...Show More

1:05:45 | Jan 9th, 2018

This week, Anna and Sim chat Ed Helms (FATHER FIGURES, THE OFFICE, THE HANGOVER). They reveal their worst talk show experiences (2:45), searching for their identity in school(7:12), then play a round of deal breakers (22:45) and How Would You Proceed...Show More

56:26 | Jan 2nd, 2018

On a brand new Unqualified, Anna and Sim talk to actor/musician Nick Jonas (JUMANJI: WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE, CHAOS WALKING, HOME) about being nominated for a Golden Globe (2:40), not having an ego about fame (4:40), and his ideal relationship (10:35)....Show More

2:37:21 | Dec 26th, 2017

This week, we're looking back at some out our favorite moments in Unqualified 2017! Featuring incredible conversations, awesome games, calls from listeners, and unexpected cameos from the most memorable interviews of the year! In this episode there a...Show More

1:12:21 | Dec 19th, 2017

On an all new Unqualified, Anna and Sim welcome Denis Leary (RESCUE ME, SEX&DRUGS&ROCK&ROLL) to chat about working with Clint Eastwood (13:00), James Woods pickup attempts (16:00), and accepting praise as Willem Dafoe (30:00). After the break, they p...Show More

1:04:07 | Dec 12th, 2017

This week, Anna and Sim chat with the wonderfully funny Jesse Tyler Ferguson (MODERN FAMILY). They talk about painful high school theater memories (3:24), unspoken birthday problems (8:12), and play a round of deal breakers (13:00)! Later they call K...Show More

1:18:43 | Dec 5th, 2017

On a spectacular birthday episode of Unqualified, Rob Riggle (21 JUMP STREET, THE HANGOVER, STEP BROTHERS) joins Anna and Sim to try his signature vodka (6:30) and talk about the worst job he's ever had (22:20)! They also play some deal breakers (28:...Show More

1:07:58 | Nov 28th, 2017

From inside the chapter room of the Gamma Phi Beta sorority house at USC, Anna and Sim discuss Tinder Live with comedian Lane Moore (3:10)! We can't tell guys how to make the perfect Tinder profile but Lane can tell you how NOT to do it. Then we play...Show More

1:24:03 | Nov 21st, 2017

Happy Thanksgiving, dear listeners! Given the holiday this week, we wanted to share something a little different and close to our hearts. First, Anna interviews Sim and Amy about how they met and fell in love (and what misconception Amy had about Ann...Show More

1:10:39 | Nov 14th, 2017

This Week, Anna and Sim sit down with the hilarious Adam Scott (GHOSTED, PARKS AND REC, THE DISASTER ARTIST). In this episode, Anna and Scott discuss working on single-cam sitcoms vs multi-cam and early acting gigs (6:00), test out their new project ...Show More

1:38:41 | Nov 7th, 2017

This week, Anna and Sim sit down with the legendary Marc Maron (THE MARC MARON SHOW, GLOW). In this episode, Anna and Marc discuss high school reunions (7:00), the addiction of doing standup (18:30), answer some Deal-Breakers (42:00), and play “How W...Show More

1:02:57 | Oct 31st, 2017

This week, Anna and Sim call Kelly Clarkson (MEANING OF LIFE, AMERICAN IDOL)! Kelly discusses how she handles fame (8:30), her pregnancy experience (14:00), and then answers some Deal-Breakers (16:00) and How Would Your Proceeds (26:30). Later, Anna ...Show More

1:52:12 | Oct 24th, 2017

This week, Anna and Sim sit down with actress Arielle Kebbel (MIDNIGHT, TEXAS, JOHN TUCKER MUST DIE) and weigh in on an important topic at the forefront of current events: #MeToo. They begin with a call to Frances (16:30), whose experiences with sexu...Show More

1:23:46 | Oct 17th, 2017

Today we tackle one of the most powerful advice calls we've ever received (53:30) but first, Anna and Sim sit down with the hilarious Jim Jefferies (THE JIM JEFFERIES SHOW, LEGIT) and discuss his best friend Brad Pitt (5:30), the top three things Jim...Show More

2:54:19 | Oct 10th, 2017

It’s a brand new week, which means there’s a brand new episode of Unqualified! This week, Anna and Sim sit down with Anna’s Overboard co-star Mel Rodriguez (THE LAST MAN ON EARTH, GETTING ON). Anna and Mel discuss things that make Mel nervous (8:30),...Show More

1:04:00 | Oct 3rd, 2017

He’s the brain behind Cookie Lyon, Precious Jones, and Star Davis. Lee Daniels (EMPIRE, PRECIOUS, STAR) joins Anna and Sim on this week’s episode of Unqualified! In this episode, the Academy Award nominated director discusses narcissism (15:00), what...Show More

29:49 | Oct 2nd, 2017

RuPaul, Michelle Visage, and Alex Aldea take over the Unqualified feed to debut the world premiere of the Deadly Manners audio drama podcast.   Chapter 1   In the opening chapter of Deadly Manners we are introduced to Billings family and their esteem...Show More

1:26:15 | Sep 26th, 2017

Don’t let your dreams be dreams! The man with a voice that will make your heart melt, Jack Johnson (IN BETWEEN DREAMS, ALL THE LIGHT ABOVE IT TOO) is on this week’s episode of Unqualified!!! Anna and Sim sit down with the talented musician to learn a...Show More

1:00:19 | Sep 19th, 2017

The beautiful and intelligent Elizabeth Olsen (WIND RIVER, INGRID GOES WEST) is on this week’s Unqualified! In this episode, Anna and Sim learn about the problematic shoot that resulted in the amazing Ingrid Goes West (9:00), Elizabeth’s thoughts on ...Show More

1:18:20 | Sep 12th, 2017

Omg! The talented writer/director/actress LAKE BELL (I DO… UNTIL I DON’T, IN A WORLD…) is on this week’s episode of Unqualified!! In this episode, Anna and Lake discuss starting a celebrity breast milk franchise (7:18), Lake’s experience while workin...Show More

47:44 | Sep 5th, 2017

Listen up queens, the talented Emma Roberts (AMERICAN HORROR STORY, SCREAM QUEENS) is on Unqualified this week! In this episode, Emma and Anna discuss their fears (11:30) and the most fun character Emma has played (14:30). Then, Emma answers some dea...Show More

59:53 | Aug 29th, 2017

We’ve got a brand new episode of Unqualified with the one and only Alanis Morissette (CONVERSATION WITH ALANIS MORISSETTE)!!! In this episode, Anna asks Alanis what it is like being a rock star (12:00), Amy tells Alanis about an encounter they once h...Show More

49:48 | Aug 22nd, 2017

What goes well with a good murder? Karen and Georgia! We’ve got PART TWO of Unqualified with Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark (MY FAVORITE MURDER). In Part 2, Anna shares the story of actress Rebecca Schaeffer (3:00). Then Georgia tells the grou...Show More

1:00:56 | Aug 15th, 2017

We’ve got murders! We’ve got relationship deal-breakers! We’ve got a wild new TWO PART crossover episode of Unqualified with Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark (MY FAVORITE MURDER). In Part 1, Karen tells the gang the tale of the BTK Killer, a man...Show More

1:16:21 | Aug 1st, 2017

Mondo Cozmo is in the house!!! On this week’s episode of Unqualified, Anna and Sim sit down with their good friend and musician Josh Ostrander (MONDO COZMO)! Anna and Josh discuss when Anna starred in one of his music videos (3:30) and how his career...Show More

1:35:11 | Jul 25th, 2017

The iconic Eva Longoria (DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES, OVERBOARD) joins Anna and Sim this week for a great show! Right off the bat, Eva and Sim go back in time to talk about the movie they worked on together! The gang then discusses the importance of spiritu...Show More

1:31:32 | Jul 18th, 2017

Andy Cohen is back!!! On this week’s episode, Anna and Sim call Andy Cohen (WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE WITH ANDY COHEN) to determine whether Anna would make a good Real Housewife (10:30), they put him in the hot seat to ask some loaded deal breakers inc...Show More

1:16:00 | Jul 11th, 2017

PSA to our dear listeners! We’ve got another special episode for you this week packed with never before heard recordings from two hilarious guests, Tiffany Haddish and Regina Hall, the stars of the movie Girls Trip out July 21st! In “The Lost Tapes V...Show More

1:02:16 | Jul 4th, 2017

Attention dear listeners! We’ve got a very special episode for you this week loaded with never before heard recordings from past guests! In “The Lost Tapes Vol. 1”, the show is opened with a song by Eli Braden (Howard Stern Show), just before Anna an...Show More

1:15:39 | Jun 27th, 2017

Maria Bamford (NETFLIX’s LADY DYNAMITE and OLD BABY) is here and she claims to have no deal breakers. Will she handle the questions Anna and Sim throw her way? On this episode, Anna discusses her parents' reactions to landing her first role in Scary ...Show More

1:07:26 | Jun 20th, 2017

IT’S HERE! The legendary Hannibal Buress (BROAD CITY, THE ERIC ANDRE SHOW) and Lizzo join Anna and Sim on Unqualified's third live taping at Clusterfest! They talk about stand up, The Bachelor, and the time Hannibal threw himself a parade in New Orle...Show More

2:17:09 | Jun 13th, 2017

Nick Kroll (OH HELLO, THE KROLL SHOW, THE LEAGUE) joins Anna and Sim for this week’s episode of Unqualified! They talk about what REALLY happens when you take on the New Orleans night life after the Super Bowl, fart etiquette with your significant ot...Show More

2:28:32 | Jun 6th, 2017

This week we’ve got a JAM PACKED episode of Unqualified for you! Up first, Anna and Sim talk to Carrie Goldberg, an attorney who specializes in online privacy and revenge porn. We then check in with some of our previous callers, Jeanine, who called a...Show More

1:12:42 | May 30th, 2017

Adam Pally (MINDY PROJECT, HAPPY ENDINGS, MAKING HISTORY) and Zoe Lister-Jones (BAND AID, LIFE IN PIECES) join Anna and Sim on this week's Unqualified! Anna and Sim quickly catch up before the show starts and talk about Sarah Silverman's newest speci...Show More

1:01:59 | May 23rd, 2017

Kelly Rohrbach (BAYWATCH MOVIE) joins Anna and Sim on this week's Unqualified! Kelly discusses getting Pam Anderson's blessing before taking on her iconic role, her collegiate golf career... and then tackles a few weird deal-breakers! They then call ...Show More

1:05:16 | May 16th, 2017

Timothy Simons (VEEP) joins Anna and Sim on Unqualified this week to talk about childhood music, British etiquette and Anna announces another live show coming up in June! They then call Megan, who finds an acquaintance's husband on Tinder, and Jane, ...Show More

1:26:01 | May 9th, 2017

Terry Crews (BROOKLYN NINE-NINE, WHITE CHICKS) joins Anna and Sim on one of Unqualified's most talked about episodes to talk about the politics of football, the power of pride, and the cult of masculinity! After Terry tackles some deal-breakers, he c...Show More

1:20:15 | May 2nd, 2017

Lance Bass returns to Unqualified this week with his husband, Michael Turchin! The gang talk about NSYNC, what it was like growing up in Mississippi, and the behind the scenes world of Vanderpump Rules! After taking on some relationship deal breakers...Show More

1:12:15 | Apr 25th, 2017

Thomas Middleditch (SILICON VALLEY) joins Anna and Sim this week to talk about Hollywood egos, spring cleaning, alternate careers and Anna pitches him a new app idea! Later, they call Kellie, whose family is having problems with her leaving the Mormo...Show More

1:07:08 | Apr 18th, 2017

This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim hangout with one of the most brilliantly talented people in show business, Kristin Chenoweth (WICKED, PUSHING DAISIES, THE WEST WING)! The gang talks about ageism in Hollywood, performing on Broadway, false comp...Show More

1:19:09 | Apr 11th, 2017

This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim sit down with Hollywood legend, Sharon Stone (CASINO, BASIC INSTINCT)! The gang talks about unconventional beauty, what is "sexy," first date etiquette and Sharon takes down the infamous Karen Sarducci! After th...Show More

1:15:07 | Apr 4th, 2017

This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim sit down with the very kind, Eric Stonestreet (MODERN FAMILY, THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS, BAD TEACHER)! They talk about ghosting friends, anatomy, Eric's new show "The Toy Box" and how a broken heart got him to aud...Show More

1:10:40 | Mar 28th, 2017

This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim hangout with the very funny duo of Jillian Bell (WORKAHOLICS, IDIOTSITTER, 22 JUMP STREET) and Charlotte Newhouse (IDIOTSITTER)! They get into fetishes, apps they want to make, how they developed their show and ...Show More

25:37 | Mar 23rd, 2017

HEY YOU! LISTENER! Have you heard the news? Unqualified Media is expanding by adding another hilarious show to your queue! Introducing "Missy and Zach Might Bang" starring Missi Pyle and Zach Selwyn! We have the first 20 minutes for you right here! T...Show More

1:35:15 | Mar 21st, 2017

This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim sit down with the very funny, Michael Peña (ANT-MAN, END OF WATCH, THE MARTIAN)! They talk about diversity in Hollywood, EDM and Michael's new film CHiPS! They then call Michelle, who's trying to decide whether ...Show More

1:33:30 | Mar 14th, 2017

This week Anna and Sim sit down with one of the coolest cats in Hollywood, Joel McHale (THE SOUP, COMMUNITY, THE GREAT INDOORS)! They talk about the Seahawks, facial hair and who they would cast to play themselves in a movie! Then after some Deal Bre...Show More

1:42:45 | Mar 7th, 2017

This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim hangout with the wonderful Malin Akerman (BILLIONS, WATCHMEN, THE COMEBACK)! Anna and Malin talk about being event buddies, female friendships, splitting the bill on the first date, and play "Finance Term or Sex...Show More

1:07:10 | Feb 28th, 2017

This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim sit down with Hollywood sweetheart Lauren Graham (GILMORE GIRLS, PARENTHOOD)! They talk about typecasting, interviews, Valentine’s Day and Lauren’s book “Talking As Fast As I Can"! Lauren also has a run in with ...Show More

1:21:28 | Feb 21st, 2017

This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim sit down with comedy veteran Bob Odenkirk (BETTER CALL SAUL, BREAKING BAD, MR. SHOW)! They chat about making the switch to dramatic acting, dog strollers, armpit hair and so much more! Bob also runs into Kayla i...Show More

1:23:12 | Feb 14th, 2017

This week on Unqualified Anna and Sim sit down with the hysterical Charlie Day (IT’S ALWAYS SUNNY, HORRIBLE BOSSES, FIST FIGHT)! They talk about pranks, rumpology, comic acting vs. dramatic acting and throw down on some Deal Breakers! Then they call ...Show More

45:40 | Feb 7th, 2017

This week on Unqualified Anna and Sim sit down with one of the most recognized comic book icons in history, Stan Lee (MARVEL COMICS, FANTASTIC FOUR, THOR, X-MEN, SPIDER-MAN)! The gang talks about human kindness, Stan’s organization "Hands of Respect,...Show More

1:31:35 | Jan 31st, 2017

This week on Unqualified Anna and Sim sit down with one of the kindest people in the world, the magnificent RuPaul (RUPAUL’S DRAG RACE, RUPAUL'S DRAG RACE: ALL STARS, WHAT’S THE TEE?)! Ru gives Anna and Sim their drag names, they talk about sexuality...Show More

1:20:11 | Jan 24th, 2017

This week on Unqualified Anna and Sim sit down with one of the most decorated comedians in history, Russell Peters (MADISON SQUARE GARDEN, 02 LODON, LAST COMIC STANDING)! They talk about life on the road, what it was like growing up Indian in Canada,...Show More

1:33:33 | Jan 17th, 2017

This week on Unqualified Anna and Sim sit down with the insanely hilarious Kaitlin Olson (IT’S ALWAYS SUNNY, THE MICK) and Scott MacArthur (THE MICK)! The gang reminisces about college, dating now vs. the past, human evolution and what it’s like to w...Show More

2:26:25 | Jan 10th, 2017

Unqualified is back this week with an episode that is jam-packed with more of our favorite moments from 2016! Listen in as Anna and Sim give you a behind the scenes peek of past interviews with fantastic guests such as Keegan-Michael Key, Katie Couri...Show More

2:03:52 | Jan 3rd, 2017

From the whole Unqualified team we want to say thank you to all of our sweet sweet listeners for an absolutely stellar year! We wanted to throw together some of our favorite moments from 2016 to celebrate a great year so enjoy part one of Unqualified...Show More

1:39:11 | Dec 27th, 2016

Happy Holidays from Unqualified! This week's guest is one of the kindest people in Hollywood: Zachary Levi (CHUCK, TANGLED, THOR)! In this episode, the gang covers everything from the rise and fall of stars, early careers, social media, and rejection...Show More

1:21:07 | Dec 20th, 2016

WHAM! This week Anna and Sim sit down with America’s tough guy and Anna’s next door neighbor, Jeremy Renner (The Hurt Locker, Arrival, Avengers)! He gets the royal treatment at Imaginarium Studios where Hollywood legend Karen Sarducci pitches project...Show More

1:25:46 | Dec 13th, 2016

Secure your oxygen masks, tighten the yellow straps, and breathe slowly because this week our guest is the man, the myth...Milo Ventimiglia (This is Us, Gilmore Girls, Heroes). Karen Sarducci calls a meeting with the man everyone in town is talking a...Show More

57:02 | Dec 5th, 2016

PODSWAP! In this week's episode, Anna and Sim sit down with the insanely funny hosts of the popular movie podcast HOW DID THIS GET MADE?, June Diane Raphael (Grace and Frankie, Ass Backwards), and Unqualified repeat guests Paul Scheer (The League, Fr...Show More

1:02:12 | Dec 2nd, 2016

BONUS EPISODE: This week we go Inside Unqualified again as Anna and Sim sit down to interview a perspective intern named Nina! Both Anna and Sim ask the hard hitting questions about life, failures, and what it REALLY takes to be a an intern at Unqual...Show More
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1:00:47 | Dec 2nd, 2016

BONUS EPISODE: This week we go Inside Unqualified again as Anna and Sim sit down to interview a perspective intern named Nina! Both Anna and Sim ask the hard hitting quesitons about life, failures, and what it REALLY takes to be a an intern at Unqual...Show More

40:15 | Nov 30th, 2016

On part two of this week’s episode, Anna, Sim, and Isla Fisher dial up some callers. First they call Dianne, whose boyfriend broke the one rule in their non-monogamous relationship by sleeping with a mutual friend who he claims was “in a dark place.”...Show More

50:18 | Nov 29th, 2016

This week on Unqualified, Anna and Sim hang out with actress Isla Fisher (Nocturnal Animals, Wedding Crashers, Confessions of a Shopaholic). They talk about tabloid rumors, peaking at the 2007 MTV Video Music Awards, and what it’s like being a mom in...Show More

1:41:13 | Nov 22nd, 2016

This week's episode of Unqualified is extra special! Anna and Sim kick off the show with a call to Mr. Reality TV himself, the outrageously funny Andy Cohen (Watch What Happens Live)! Join in as the gang discusses three-ways and Andy shares how he al...Show More
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58:10 | Nov 16th, 2016

On part two of this week’s Unqualified, Anna and Sim take some calls with Chris Hardwick (@Midnight, Nerdist)! First, the team calls Rebecca, who has recently become a nanny and is now being blamed by the mom for the kids bad grades. The team then ca...Show More
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1:26:32 | Nov 15th, 2016

"PODSWAP! On part one of this week’s Unqualified, Anna and Sim hang out with the podcast king himself, Chris Hardwick (@Midnight, Nerdist)! They talk about navigating Potterworld, running into celebrities, nerd trivia, hookup culture and also meet Pa...Show More

42:56 | Nov 9th, 2016

In part two of this weeks Unqualified Anna, Sim and comedy Superhuman Seth Rogen (Superbad, Knocked Up, Sausage Party) take calls from Angel, who doesn’t know what to do about his relationship with a man who lied for three months about his identity, ...Show More

53:05 | Nov 8th, 2016

Join in the fun at Entertainment Weekly's PopFest when Anna and Sim headline with funny man Seth Rogen (Superbad, Knocked Up, Sausage Party)! Swoon! The show is opened by the USC marching band and is jam packed with hilarious moments! In true Unquali...Show More

34:58 | Nov 2nd, 2016

Part two of this week's show with the return of the insanely cool Allison Janney (MOM, THE WEST WING) is kicked off with a call to Sarah, who needs advice on whether or not she should break up with her boyfriend, and is topped off with a call to Kati...Show More

51:20 | Nov 1st, 2016

Back by popular demand, Allison Janney (MOM, WEST WING...and basically Queen of the Damn World, ugh) returns to Unqualified!  Allison talks about getting her star on the Hollywood walk of fame and preparing for her Broadway debut. She also meets Kare...Show More

25:53 | Oct 28th, 2016

BONUS EPISODE: You heard right! At Unqualified we treat you right baby, and this week we're dropping a bonus episode with Writer/Producer Susan McMartin (MOM) who pulls back the curtain and lets us in the Hollywood writers room. Anna, Sim, Susan and ...Show More

55:21 | Oct 26th, 2016

Anna, Sim and Rachel Bloom (CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND) kick off part two of this weeks episode by playing a round of "How Would You Proceed?" They then take a call from Molly, who's confused on what to do when her best friend admits to having feelings, and...Show More

48:14 | Oct 25th, 2016

This week Anna and Sim sit down with the raddest and the baddest Golden Globe winning actress, Rachel Bloom (CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND)! Anna, Rachel and Sim unpack their experiences clubbing now vs. the past, being teens in summer camp, being married and ...Show More

46:43 | Oct 19th, 2016

Part 2 picks up right where we left off with an incredibly weird "Deal breaker?." Then, Dax explains why actors are the worst people on the planet! Dax also meets film studio head Karen Sarducci to discuss a Kung Fu movie with a very controversial ti...Show More

48:03 | Oct 18th, 2016

Loveable goofball Dax Shepard joins Anna and Sim for another hilarious two-part Unqualified episode. Dax and Anna talk about a couples trip they took to Hawaii at the same time, Dax’s rise in Hollywood, and how men and women have different views on f...Show More

43:22 | Oct 12th, 2016

Anna, Sim and Whitney dish out live unqualified advice in this episode - with a little help from the audience! First, they call Jen, who’s caught in the middle of a scandalous workplace affair. Then, one lucky audience member, Devlin, joins the gang ...Show More

48:08 | Oct 11th, 2016

Bummed you couldn't attend the first live Unqualified show with Whitney Cummings? Well now you can get in on the fun! Join Anna, Sim and Whitney at the Nerdmelt Showroom in LA for a candid convo about Whitney's sexual past (11:30), bridal parties (17...Show More

37:10 | Oct 5th, 2016

Katie's back, proving that she's far from unqualified when it comes to giving advice! First, the gang talks to Samantha, who is struggling with a very delicate family situation. Next, they help Connie and her fiancé reach a compromise about 90's musi...Show More

51:35 | Oct 3rd, 2016

Katie Couric brings her warmth, wit, and wisdom to Unqualified this week. She and Anna delve into gender politics issues in journalism and Hollywood, and discuss Katie's work on a thought-provoking new documentary about gender identity. The conversat...Show More

59:07 | Sep 28th, 2016

We're back for some calls and more improv in part 2! First, Anna, Ken, and Sim help Samantha decide whether to help keep her teenage daughter's lesbian relationship a secret from her daughter's girlfriend's strict Muslim parents. They also talk to Re...Show More

47:50 | Sep 27th, 2016

Ken Jeong (DR. KEN, HANGOVER movies) is truly a national treasure. Listen in as Anna, Sim and Ken discuss Ken's remarkable transition from successful medical doctor to comedic superstar, and why practicing medicine is a lot like acting.  There is als...Show More

53:19 | Sep 21st, 2016

Part two of this week's episode has a little something for everyone! First, Anna and Regina discuss their early inspirations and explain why it takes thoughtfulness to play someone stupid or insane. The ladies then pitch a remake of "The Golden Girls...Show More

1:08:32 | Sep 20th, 2016

Happy holidays, from Fistgina, aka Anna Faris and her Scary Movie co-star Regina Hall (WHEN THE BOUGH BREAKS). Regina returns to Unqualified this week to reminisce with Anna about their Scary Movie days and even sing a few songs. (And yes, we explain...Show More

1:10:48 | Sep 13th, 2016

Regina King (American Crime, Southland, Jerry Maguire) reigns supreme on Unqualified this week. The 2015 Emmy winner and 2016 Emmy-nominated actress not only fields some of the most outrageous "Dealbreaker" questions to date (you'll never think of th...Show More

50:32 | Sep 7th, 2016

The Unqualified crew calls in reinforcement from Chris Pratt to help out with some thorny issues this week.  First, they talk to a married woman who is struggling to break off an affair with her married colleague—even though she knows it is both wron...Show More

47:24 | Sep 6th, 2016

Before this week's episode, Big Bang Theory's Johnny Galecki was a podcast virgin. Anna and Sim make sure that his first recording experience is a memorable one, complete with with Unqualified-style relationship hypotheticals and, of course, a Tinder...Show More

52:25 | Sep 1st, 2016

Anna and Sim are gearing up for football season and need some advice about how to get their significant others to enjoy their first fantasy football seasons. So who better to call than ESPN fantasy football guru Matthew Berry? Listen in as Anna and M...Show More

1:04:30 | Aug 31st, 2016

Carrie finds herself in an awkward situation: after scrolling through her boyfriend’s phone, she discovered some incredibly inappropriate texts. Her call to the Unqualified gang leads to a surprisingly thoughtful discussion on what constitutes “cheat...Show More

59:07 | Aug 30th, 2016

Eric Andre is one of the most innovative—and unpredictable—comedians today, so get ready for a wild ride. On this week’s episode, Anna, Eric and Sim discuss Anna’s fan mail to the band 311, Eric’s sexual encounter outside of a castle in Prague, Anna’...Show More

55:41 | Aug 25th, 2016

Tavi Gevinson is many things: millennial icon, current TEEN VOGUE covergirl, editor-in-chief of ROOKIE, and the toast of Broadway. In this bonus episode, Anna and Tavi (and, unfortunately, Sim) have a frank and hilarious discussion about success at a...Show More

59:12 | Aug 23rd, 2016

Anna couldn't be more excited to host the legendary Courtney Love this week on Unqualified. Courtney describes the thrill of performing for a crowd, and gives some revealing answers when Anna and Sim ask her "Dealbreaker or Not?" dating questions. Th...Show More

1:05:26 | Aug 17th, 2016

Anna, Sim and special guest Mike Birbiglia (DON’T THINK TWICE) take listener calls for part 2! Brie’s in-laws are pressuring her to have a baby while Mariah can’t stand the fact that her boyfriend is an avid Trump supporter. Will their relationship s...Show More

1:15:16 | Aug 16th, 2016

The brilliant and hysterical Mike Birbiglia (SLEEPWALK WITH ME, TRAINWRECK) joins Anna and Sim to discuss the phenomenal success of his indie DON’T THINK TWICE, starring Keegan-Michael Key. We also talk about Anna’s performance in LOST IN TRANSLATION...Show More

44:17 | Aug 10th, 2016

Judging from all the feedback on social media, you all love Patti as much as we do!  Part Two is a little different; since Patti is our most “qualified” guest to date, we put her to the test. Two female listeners want to know why they can’t attract t...Show More

1:18:11 | Aug 9th, 2016

Million Dollar Matchmaker Patti Stanger holds nothing back when she joins Anna and Sim this week. Patti takes Sim to task about buying his girlfriend a ring, and gives Anna some tough love "Million Dollar Matchmaker" style. She also weighs in on rela...Show More
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45:23 | Aug 3rd, 2016

Emmy-nominated “Orphan Black” superstar Tatiana Maslany dishes out some very impressive advice! First, Tatiana, Anna and Sim advise Amari, who’s unsure if her long-distance crush is manipulating her. The gang then attempts to help Priscilla figure ou...Show More

47:03 | Aug 2nd, 2016

Emmy-nominated “Orphan Black” superstar Tatiana Maslany dishes out some very impressive advice! First, Tatiana, Anna and Sim advise Amari, who’s unsure if her long-distance crush is manipulating her. The gang then attempts to help Priscilla figure ou...Show More

39:55 | Aug 2nd, 2016

Emmy-nominated actress Tatiana Maslany stops by Anna's house this week to talk Orphan Black, Comic Con, "internalized misogyny," and the mystery that is lunch buffets at strip clubs. Anna and Tatiana perform an Imaginarium Entertainment improv scene ...Show More

1:08:14 | Jul 27th, 2016

Did you listen to part one yet? Part two is even better! Before Julia Stiles owns the box office this weekend with “Jason Bourne”, prepare to be impressed by her amazing advice! Anna, Sim and Julia field one of our most emotional calls since we start...Show More

48:15 | Jul 26th, 2016

"Bourne Ultimatum" star Julia Stiles joins Anna and Sim for this week's two-part episode of "Unqualified."  Listen in as Julia opens up about her musical ambitions, her pigeon phobia, and why baseball is "her valium."  Anna also recounts her mom's re...Show More

1:25:01 | Jul 19th, 2016

The outrageously funny Phoebe Robinson, host of "2 Dope Queens" and "Sooo Many White Guys," joins Anna and Sim this week, along with her friend, comedian Jamie Lee. The gang discusses topics including flight attendants, "Sex and the City," nightmare ...Show More
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49:14 | Jul 15th, 2016

We have a special treat in store, dear listeners! Introducing the first episode of "Inside Unqualified," an experimental bonus show that we're trying out in addition to the show you heard this week. Sim hosts a roundtable discussion with Unqualified ...Show More

51:16 | Jul 14th, 2016

We have a special treat in store, dear listeners! Introducing the first episode of "Inside Unqualified," an experimental bonus show that we're trying out in addition to the show you heard this week. Sim hosts a roundtable discussion with Unqualified ...Show More
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47:29 | Jul 13th, 2016

Have you recovered from the all the craziness that was Part 1? I know you've been patiently waiting a whole 24 hours for Part 2 and we're happy to say it doesn't disappoint! Anna, Sim and Shane hit the phones to help Emily, whose simple disagreement ...Show More

49:03 | Jul 12th, 2016

Have you recovered from the all the craziness that was Part 1? I know you've been patiently waiting a whole 24 hours for Part 2 and we're happy to say it doesn't disappoint! Anna, Sim and Shane hit the phones to help Emily, whose simple disagreement ...Show More

57:59 | Jul 12th, 2016

For all that YouTube sensation Shane Dawson talks about his "dark side," he's pretty f*cking hilarious. Nothing is off-limits when he stops by Anna's house for a riveting--and raunchy discussion--of topics including his recurring sexual nightmare and...Show More

43:24 | Jul 6th, 2016

Moving on from the fascinating convo about porn in Part 1, the gang hits the phones in Part 2 to take calls from listeners. First, Aubrey, Retta, Chris, Anna and Sim help Gina from Calgary with a "bridesmaid issue."  Then, they talk to Taylor from Bo...Show More

47:40 | Jul 5th, 2016

Mini "Parks and Rec" reunion this week! Aubrey Plaza is back by popular demand, this time alongside fellow Parks and Recreation alums Retta and, of course, Chris Pratt. After recalling some hilarious behind-the-scene moments on the show, Aubrey share...Show More

1:07:24 | Jun 28th, 2016

Everyone's favorite tough guy Frank Grillo (Purge: Election Year, Captain America: Civil War) joins Anna and Sim for another can't-miss episode of "Unqualified." Frank shares how he went from being a Wall Street stockbroker to being an actor -- and w...Show More

1:03:27 | Jun 21st, 2016

The uber-talented Keegan-Michael Key (Key & Peele, Keanu) joins Anna and Sim this week for another hilarious episode of Unqualified. Teeing off on themes from his new film "Don't Think Twice," Keegan and Anna offer reflections on fame, talent, succes...Show More

48:28 | Jun 15th, 2016

Buckle up "Unqualified" fans, because sh*t is about to get real.  In Part 2, James and Anna explore topics including sexual pressures imposed by society, fear of rejection, struggles with perfectionism, and what it means to be a leader. Later, James ...Show More

52:37 | Jun 14th, 2016

In the words of Chris Pratt, Guardians of Galaxy director James Gunn "runs deep." How did he get the GOTG gig? What inspired his vision for the franchise? And what in the world is a "bukaki"? James answers all these questions and more in Part 1 of th...Show More

43:22 | Jun 8th, 2016

Dave Bautista continues to surprise and delight in Part 2 of this week's episode.  First, he, Anna, and Sim try to help a woman figure out the best way to propose to her long-term boyfriend.  The gang (along with surprise guest Chris Pratt!) then tal...Show More

49:51 | Jun 7th, 2016

For a total badass, former WWE star Dave Bautista (GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY (Drax), SPECTRE, upcoming BLADE RUNNER) sure is a nice guy. In this week’s two-part episode, Anna and Sim meet up with Dave in Atlanta, on location for GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY...Show More

1:08:27 | May 31st, 2016

Everyone knows that VEEP star Anna Chlumsky is charming and impressive. You might not know, however, that she is also a Star Wars super nerd, a Belgian beer connoisseur, and is extremely well-informed about digestive health. Anna shares all this and ...Show More

1:16:50 | May 25th, 2016

Part 2 picks up with calls from two Unqualified listeners in need of relationship advice. First, Anna, Sim and Paul talk to a woman whose husband is a terrible gift-giver.  Listen in as Paul enlightens her about the "Languages of Love" and the gang b...Show More

52:03 | May 24th, 2016

Actor/Comedian and Improv genius Paul Scheer (The League, Fresh Off the Boat, “How Did This Get Made?” podcast) stops by Anna’s house this week for another hilarious two-part episode. Picking up where his podcast co-host/prior Unqualified guest Jason...Show More

39:29 | May 18th, 2016

Chelsea Handler. Anna Faris. Marijuana-infused lubricant (yes, that’s a thing). Need we say more? Join in the fun in Part 2 of this episode, as Chelsea and Anna get a new -- and unusual -- kind of buzz. The gang then hits the phones to dish out some ...Show More

1:16:02 | May 17th, 2016

Chelsea Handler is unfiltered, unapologetic and unlike anyone else. The comedian/talk show host joins Anna and Sim this week, bringing to bear her acerbic wit and take-no-prisoners approach to love and life. In Part 1 of this two-part episode, Chelse...Show More