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An award-winning actor, Kevin Pollak (The Usual Suspects, Casino, A Few Good Men) was named by Comedy Central as One of the Top 100 Comedians of All Time. Here, he interviews celebrated actors, writers, directors, comedians, and masters of the tech u...Show More
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400. Pamela Adlon

1:18:41 | Apr 9th

Kevin, Samm, and Jaime gather at the Dynasty Typewriter Theatre for the final episode of the Chat Show. "Better Things" co-creator, show runner, director, and star Pamela Adlon is our guest. Ten glorious years of chatting... Where the hell did the ti...Show More
399. Jim Jefferies

1:09:37 | Apr 2nd

Our second-to-last show, recorded live at the Dynasty Typewriter Theatre, features farewell videos from superstar past guests, plus Samm and Jaime back as sidekicks and special guest Jim Jefferies!
398. Bonnie Hunt

1:10:25 | Mar 26th

A long-time pal (and adored by all longer still), Bonnie Hunt shares an origin story with Kevin that's equal parts big family working class hardships, a sense of "I'm not worthy", and shining in the company of greatness. This episode is brought t...Show More
397. James Roday

1:12:24 | Mar 19th

James Roday returns to the Chat Show to share his memories of meeting Kevin, as well as another "Psych" movie, and directing the "Treehouse" episode of a new scary anthology series from Hulu called "Into the Dark". This episode is brought to you ...Show More
396. Ashley Tisdale

1:18:25 | Mar 12th

Ashley Tisdale discusses life as a pre-teen actress, as well as the jump to fame hyperspace from High School Musical. She also shares everything weird and wonderful that happens in that thin, rare air of success. This episode is brought to you by...Show More
395. Brian Posehn

1:04:18 | Mar 5th

Comedian and actor Brian Posehn journeys from Sacramento to the SF Bay Area for stand-up comedy, and ultimately joins forces with alt comics in LA. Stories from the Bob & Dave show are crazy amazing as well.
394. Gary Gulman

1:35:03 | Feb 26th

Gary Gulman shares his humble beginnings, and the tricky path that led to his current standing as one of the top touring stand-up comedians in the country.
393. Jon Taffer

1:10:36 | Feb 19th

Host and undeniable master of his domain Jon Taffer shares his origin story, as well as bizarre details from his hit show "Bar Rescue".
392. Matt Walsh

1:22:04 | Feb 12th

UCB co-founder and "Veep" co-star Matt Walsh IS a damn funny fella. He shares a more serious side, and Kevin gladly takes the trip.
391. Katie O’Brien and Katy Colloton

1:18:26 | Feb 5th

Katie O'Brien and Katy Colloton share hilarious and, damn it, inspiring stories about their path to co-creating and co-starring in the hit TV Land series "Teachers".
390. Constance Zimmer

1:34:40 | Jan 29th

The forever extraordinary and gainfully employed Constance Zimmer tells Kevin what kind of sweet hell she's been through along her path.
389. Joe Manganiello

1:39:58 | Jan 22nd

Star of the thrilling crime podcast "The Angel of Vine", Joe Manganiello shares tales from his early days in Pittsburgh, as well as the making of this new audio hit.
388. Mike Zegen

1:27:27 | Jan 15th

Mike Zegen spills all he's learned and enjoyed from playing "Joel Maisel" on the multi-award-winning Amazon series, "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel".
387. Alfred Molina

1:16:10 | Jan 8th

Award-winning actor Alfred Molina shares tales, from being shown the ropes by Harrison Ford for his first gig on Raiders of the Lost Ark, to improvising in Boogie Nights, "That's Cosmo. He's Chinese." And much, much more...
386. Chris Fairbanks

1:08:38 | Jan 1st

Comedian Chris Fairbanks joins guest host Samm Levine for a lively chat about hip replacements, anger issues, and Canadian reggae singers.
385. Clark Wolfe

1:02:36 | Dec 25th, 2018

Actress, host, podcaster and personality Clarke Wolfe stops by to chat with guest host Samm Levine about geek culture, trusting your gut, and why New York isn't for everyone. This episode is brought to you by BETDSI (www.betdsi.com code: CHATSHOW...Show More
384. Peter Segal

1:11:37 | Dec 18th, 2018

Wildly successful comedy film director Peter Segal talks about how to achieve his creative goals while directing huge comedy stars like Adam Sandler and others. This episode is brought to you by BETDSI (www.betdsi.com code: CHATSHOW).
383. Chris Elliott

1:27:20 | Dec 11th, 2018

Long-time genius Chris Elliott shares more insights into his particular brand of humor than is legally allowed in most states.
382. Jimmy Pardo

1:14:29 | Dec 4th, 2018

Jimmy Pardo and guest host Samm Levine talk about throwing out the first pitch at a baseball game, Wikipedia, and Jimmy's latest podcast, "Playing Games".
Kev’s Fav - Jon Favreau

2:03:31 | Nov 27th, 2018

This year's generous helping of Thanksgiving leftovers includes a bona fide Chef! Venture back with us to the year 2013, when Kevin sat down with actor-turned-everything Jon Favreau!
381. Paul Lieberstein

1:27:00 | Nov 20th, 2018

Paul Lieberstein is best known to comedy fans for playing the dry, oft-annoyed character "Toby" on NBC's "The Office". Paul's written, directed, and stars in a wonderful indie film "Song of Back and Neck", and Kevin has a LOT of questions about it.
380. Ben Lee

1:37:53 | Nov 13th, 2018

Kevin chats with Australian musician and composer Ben Lee about his career, which started as an oddly-famous 14-year-old punk rocker...
379. Jenna Laurenzo

1:17:46 | Nov 6th, 2018

Kevin finds out what it's like to be a first-timer as a film Writer/Director and star from Jenna Laurenzo, whose film "Lez Bomb", about a young woman coming out to her parents during Thanksgiving, opens this weekend.
378. Jon Dore

1:05:00 | Oct 30th, 2018

Comedian Jon Dore chats with guest host Samm Levine about their shared past, Canadian holidays, and Jon's new Comedy Central special, "Big Questions, Huge Answers". This episode is brought to you by The Athletic (www.theathletic.com/pollak).
377. Wayne Federman

56:14 | Oct 23rd, 2018

Friend of the show Wayne Federman stops by to chat with guest host Samm Levine about his new podcast, being a USC professor, and HBO's "Crashing".
376. Danny Pino

1:14:46 | Oct 16th, 2018

Danny Pino chats with Kevin about growing up in Miami with Cuban parents and four brothers, breaking through playing a sociopath on "The Shield", and now working on FX and Kurt Sutter's runaway hit, "Mayans M.C.".
Ione Skye

1:06:58 | Oct 9th, 2018

Ione Skye shares her English roots and her California upbringing, as well as the deets on Lena Dunham's new HBO comedy, "Camping", in which Ione co-stars. This episode is brought to you by John Coltrane’s Both Directions at Once (shop.johncoltran...Show More
Kurtwood Smith

1:17:06 | Oct 2nd, 2018

Kurtwood Smith was ruthless in RoboCop, then fatherly in That '70s Show, but Kevin LOVES his new show Patriot. It's old pros chatting about their path to today.
Jason Sudeikis

1:47:00 | Sep 25th, 2018

THE Jason Sudeikis spills 17 years of life and laughs in just under 107 minutes, and your love of him will runneth over too!
Yeardley Smith

1:29:15 | Sep 18th, 2018

Yeardley Smith shares her fascination with small town crime and her podcast Small Town Dicks, AND shares the difference between her and Lisa Simpson's voice!
Thomas Lennon

1:04:56 | Sep 11th, 2018

THE Thomas Lennon returns to the Chat Show, and this time, it's personal... and, of course, damn hell funny. This episode is brought to you by MyBookie (http://bit.ly/KevinPollakMB).
Mark Normand

1:03:59 | Sep 4th, 2018

Kevin welcomes the unstoppable talent of comedian Mark Normand to have a proper chat. Mark tells of his pre-teen life living in the French Quarter, and friends... it gets weird. But, you know, "ha-ha" weird. This episode is brought to you by MyBo...Show More
Justin Willman

1:08:13 | Aug 28th, 2018

World-class magician Justin Willman sits down with guest host Samm Levine to discuss the importance of playing kids' birthday parties, performing at the White House, and his new Netflix series "Magic for Humans". This episode is brought to you by...Show More
Tony Shalhoub

1:21:58 | Aug 21st, 2018

With multiple Emmys (nominated again for “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”), and a recent Tony Award, Tony Shalhoub may be loved by us all, but here he explains how the youngest of ten children makes it out of Wisconsin alive, let alone has a shot in the b...Show More
Rob Riggle

1:12:03 | Aug 14th, 2018

Guest host Samm Levine chats with Rob Riggle about comedy, military service, and his upcoming projects "Night School" and "Rob Riggle's Ski Master Academy".
344 Thomas Ian Nichols

1:29:14 | Feb 27th, 2018

Join guest host Samm Levine for his chat with actor Thomas Ian Nicholas (Rookie of the Year, American Pie). Thomas chats about sneaking in for a second Rookie of the Year audition, some American Pie scenes that didn't make the cut, and how to properl...Show More
343 Dan Van Kirk

1:44:06 | Feb 20th, 2018

Dan Van Kirk shares why he's got your back, how there must be a Wahlberg Solution, and the joys of Dumb People Town.
Kev’s Fav - Larry David

1:39:08 | Feb 13th, 2018

Return with us to Kevin's side-splitting session with the mastermind behind TV's "Seinfeld" and "Curb Your Enthusiasm", the frequently-frustrated, forever-funny Larry David!
342 Tony Hale

1:27:21 | Feb 6th, 2018

Tony Hale returns to the Chat Show with kindness, hilarity, and ZERO dark secrets...
341 Todd Glass

1:23:45 | Jan 30th, 2018

Todd Glass talks every glorious aspect of his new Netflix stand-up special, as well as what the hell pisses him off...
340 Rod Lurie

1:42:56 | Jan 23rd, 2018

Former film critic and award-winning filmmaker Rod Lurie (The Contender) goes deep into great performances, this year and from his films.
339 David Harbour

1:36:03 | Jan 16th, 2018

Join Kevin as he sits down once again with actor David Harbour (Stranger Things). David chats about absorbing the character of Jim Hopper, his upcoming role as a larger-than-life comic book hero, and his obsession with Joe Keery.
338 Greg Kinnear

1:30:35 | Jan 9th, 2018

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor Greg Kinnear (As Good as It Gets, Little Miss Sunshine). Greg chats about the task of acting while directing, golfing with Jack Nicholson, and “if you win an Oscar, you pick up dinner.”
337 Chuck Bryant

1:46:41 | Jan 2nd, 2018

Calling all SYSK fans! Charles W. “Chuck” Bryant tells ALL in this first Chat Show of 2018.
336 Larry Sher

1:16:28 | Dec 26th, 2017

Kevin is joined by first-time director, LONG-time cinematographer Larry Sher, to discuss his oft-daunting debut, Father Figures.
335 Jennifer Tilly

1:22:50 | Dec 19th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with self-proclaimed poker degenerate and brilliant actress Jennifer Tilly (Bullets Over Broadway). Jennifer chats about camaraderie amongst gamblers, the importance of strong nicknames, and how she will always be hustling.
334 Phil Proctor

1:25:41 | Dec 12th, 2017

Kevin sits down with hero Phil Proctor, who co-founded Firesign Theatre in the late 60s; making beautifully written and performed albums that would alter young Kevin’s comedic outlook for life...
333 Joe Keery

1:47:40 | Dec 5th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor Joe Keery for a mostly Stranger Things chat. Joe discusses the audition he shot on his phone, the memorable first table read, and how much Steve Harrington has matured.
Kev’s Fav - Tom Hanks

2:33:33 | Nov 28th, 2017

What would the week after Thanksgiving - or should we say Hanksgiving - be without some delicious leftovers? They're always better the second time around. Join us as we revisit Kevin's monumental sit-down with Earth's favorite human, Tom Hanks. From ...Show More
332 Chris Kattan

1:19:44 | Nov 21st, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor Chris Kattan (Saturday Night Live, The Middle). Chris chats about growing up around The Groundlings Theater, his SNL character auditions, and working on his soon-to-be-published book.
331 Martha Kelly

1:18:08 | Nov 14th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with comedienne-turned-actress Martha Kelly (Baskets). Martha chats about laughing through painful silence, female comics she admires, and the joy of having less lines means you have less work.
330 Ricky Gervais

1:28:13 | Nov 7th, 2017

Join Kevin for his long-anticipated sit down with Ricky Gervais. Ricky chats about his new stand up comedy tour, his love of the personification of animals, and the joy of getting one juicy Twitter idiot a month.
Kev’s Fav - Elon Musk

59:30 | Oct 31st, 2017

RE-join Kevin for one of his favorite interviews, with Tesla/SpaceX innovator and soon-to-be ruler of the world, Elon Musk. It's a Kev's Fav special!
329 Jenna Fischer

1:13:28 | Oct 24th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with actress Jenna Fischer (The Office, Hall Pass). Jenna chats about her new book The Actor’s Life: A Survival Guide, flying to Paris to speak one line in a film, and her retired silent magic show.
328 Seth Morris

1:08:32 | Oct 17th, 2017

The fast and furiously funny Seth Morris chats of a youth spent on the crazy streets of San Francisco, and does QUITE well with the Famous Questions segment.
327 Sam Robards

1:28:43 | Oct 10th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor Sam Robards (American Beauty, A.I. Artificial Intelligence). Sam chats about learning the business of show very young, Christmases beside Leonard Bernstein’s piano, and answering the door to Boris Karloff.
326 Matt Besser

1:29:10 | Oct 3rd, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor/comedian Matt Besser (Upright Citizens Brigade, Besser Vs. Audience). Matt chats about his first stage being college radio, how alternative comedy is punk rock, and helping society by teaching sketch.
325 Bobby and Mikey Roe

1:27:55 | Sep 26th, 2017

Kevin chats with filmmakers Bobby and Mikey Roe, whose new film "The Houses October Built 2" just opened across the land. It's a "found footage," "haunted house mockumentary." Kevin won't shut up about his LOVE of their first one.
324 Diedrich Bader

1:13:48 | Sep 19th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor Diedrich Bader (Office Space, American Housewife). Diedrich chats about discovering his comedic talents during his first audition, that a busy actor is a happy one, and that you gotta trust Pooka.
323 Greg Cromer

1:21:28 | Sep 12th, 2017

Kevin welcomes one hell of a funny and talented bastard, Greg Cromer. Much is discussed about Greg's road less traveled, from St. Louis to Show Business.
322 Tommy Dewey

1:06:38 | Sep 5th, 2017

Tommy Dewey joins Kevin at Earwolf Studios to discuss their mutual love of Michaela Watkins, as well as filmmaker Jason Reitman. When Kevin insists that Tommy's too pretty to be funny, a case is made for rampant insecurity trumping all. This e...Show More
321 Mindy Sterling

1:25:05 | Aug 29th, 2017

Join Samm Levine as he sits down with actress Mindy Sterling (Austin Powers series, Con Man). Mindy chats about flunking all but theater classes in college, her preference for improv over scripted, and accidentally leaving the price tags on furniture...Show More
320 Bryan Cranston

1:35:04 | Aug 22nd, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with returning guest Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad, Sneaky Pete) with his first book, A Life in Parts. Bryan chats about acting through a cold on Broadway, how he broke Larry David on set, and his resting Walter White face.T...Show More
319 Josh Hopkins

1:05:20 | Aug 15th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor Josh Hopkins (Cougar Town, G.I. Jane). Josh chats about being a self-proclaimed TV show killer, breaking the fourth wall in real life, and he makes up a song about the Sundance Film Festival.This episode is broug...Show More
318 Antonio Esfandiari

1:36:23 | Aug 8th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with professional poker player Antonio Esfandiari for a must-see episode. Antonio chats about partying hard with his dad in Las Vegas, performing magic while waiting tables at 19, and his love of prop betting.This episode i...Show More
317 Beth Dover and Joe Lo Truglio

1:28:40 | Aug 1st, 2017

The incomparable Beth Dover and Joe Lo Truglio share more hilarious secrets and lies than they bargained for. Turns out, life as a Mr. and Mrs. in this business-we-call-show ain't as easy as they make it look...
316 Ian Gomez

1:24:20 | Jul 25th, 2017

Comedic actor Ian Gomez (Cougar Town, The Drew Carey Show) chats about touring Second City with Colbert, Farley, and Amy Sedaris, as well as tales from film sets with adorable Lindsay Lohan and sweet Ron Howard.This episode is brought to you by Caspe...Show More
315 Jeff Garlin

1:36:46 | Jul 18th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor and comedian Jeff Garlin (Curb Your Enthusiasm, The Goldbergs). Jeff chats about how actors need to be true to who they are, his ghost encounters, and that you shouldn’t be around comedians at funerals.
314 David Koechner

1:27:13 | Jul 11th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor David Koechner (Superior Donuts, Anchorman). David chats about who makes him laugh, doing 30 years of improv comedy, and provides very serious answers to “Famous Questions.”
313 Carl Reiner

1:25:13 | Jul 4th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with comedy legend Carl Reiner (The Jerk, The Dick Van Dyke Show). Carl chats about his many publications, his son Rob's goofy friend Albert Brooks, and remaining close with pal Mel Brooks.
312 Rob Corddry

1:08:31 | Jun 27th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor and writer Rob Corddry (Hot Tub Time Machine, Children’s Hospital). Rob chats about New Orleans ghost stories, the importance of space work, and often being confused for pal David Koechner.
311 Paul Reiser

1:26:16 | Jun 20th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor/comedian Paul Reiser (Red Oaks, Married). Paul chats about meeting his heroes (Peter Falk, especially) and working on the new season of Stranger Things, plus lots and lots of Johnny Carson talk.
310 Michaela Watkins

1:52:17 | Jun 13th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with actress Michaela Watkins (Casual, The House). Michaela chats about Sundance Institute boot camp, her love of poker chips, and what her parents consider to be “real show business.”
309 Lucy Davis

1:36:51 | Jun 6th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with actress and writer Lucy Davis (Shaun of the Dead, Wonder Woman). Lucy chats about her dramatic beginnings in acting with a later focus on the comedic roles she has come to be recognized for.
308 Dave Coulier

1:02:02 | May 30th, 2017

Painfully, if not unfairly funny Dave Coulier (Fuller House) returns to the table. Initially opposite Samm Levine, and then Chat Show himself tags in.
307 Vincent D'Onofrio

1:35:01 | May 23rd, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor Vincent D’Onofrio (The Magnificent Seven, Jurassic World). With much respect for the craft, Vincent chats about his complex character choices and working with directors from Kubrick to Ramis.
306 Dave Foley

1:52:35 | May 16th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor/comedian Dave Foley (The Kids in the Hall, NewsRadio). Dave chats about learning American history in Canada, unlimited trips to Disneyland, and the true identity of the Girl Drink Drunk.
305 Craig Ferguson

1:07:27 | May 9th, 2017

Craig Ferguson returns to the show with a bit more piss than vinegar this time. Life and how to make sense of it is dissected and celebrated, with a dash of good will to all.
304 Chris Mancini and Graham Elwood

1:05:01 | May 2nd, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with the co-hosts of the Comedy Film Nerds podcast, Chris Mancini and Graham Elwood. Chris and Graham chat about their crowd-funded documentary "Earbuds" and their connection between the podcast and fan base.
303 Ethan Embry

2:03:27 | Apr 25th, 2017

Join guest host Samm Levine as he sits down with actor Ethan Embry (Can’t Hardly Wait, Grace and Frankie). Ethan chats about his start playing “the dorkies,” his $3 duck Salvador Duckí, and how he’s happy to be a working-class actor.This episode is b...Show More
302 Titus Welliver

1:08:48 | Apr 18th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor Titus Welliver (Bosch, Argo). Titus chats about a real life accessory transferring to his character, his passion for painting, and Pacino impressions through the decades.This episode is brought to you by West Cou...Show More
301 Kevin Smith

50:10 | Apr 11th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with former guest Kevin Smith (Mallrats, Dogma) who is determined to make an impact this visit. Smith chats about being told his career was over since day one and how there is no failing as long as you are creating.
300 Christopher Masterson

1:39:36 | Apr 4th, 2017

Join guest host Samm Levine as he sits down with actor Chris Masterson (Malcolm in the Middle). Chris chats about beginning his acting career at 16 months old, the risk of working with animals, and how his teenage interviews continue to haunt him.
299 Kevin Nealon

1:05:44 | Mar 28th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor and comedian Kevin Nealon (Man with a Plan, Weeds). Kevin and Kevin chat about bombing at Camp Pendleton, stalling through auditions, and Sean Connery's GPS.
298 J.K. Simmons

1:31:44 | Mar 21st, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with Oscar-winning actor J.K. Simmons (Whiplash, I'm Not Here). J.K. accepts the KPCS Award for Most Digressions, and chats about bogarting parts, alpha stacking, and playing the lead role in "Cowboy: The Musical".This epis...Show More
297 Stephen Root

1:04:58 | Mar 14th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with beloved character actor Stephen Root (Office Space, King of the Hill). Stephen chats about his days as disco bartender while performing off- off Broadway as Kevin quizzes him on his costars’ names.This episode is broug...Show More
296 Billy Bob Thornton

1:51:20 | Mar 7th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor and musician Billy Bob Thornton (Sling Blade, Goliath). Billy Bob spins captivating yarns from all aspects of his multifaceted career while challenging Kevin to a hat duel.
295 Lauren Graham

56:20 | Feb 28th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with actress and author Lauren Graham (Gilmore Girls, Parenthood). Lauren chats about her brain always creating, the fact she can’t play a cop or doctor, and how she looks at life through a humor filter.
294 Christopher Guest

1:08:44 | Feb 21st, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with comedic actor and director Christopher Guest (This is Spinal Tap, Mascots). Chris chats about his actor auditioning process, the serenity of fly-fishing, all while peppering his stories with sound effects.This episode ...Show More
293 Rob Riggle

1:09:39 | Feb 14th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with comedic actor Rob Riggle (The Hangover, 21 Jump Street). Rob, the self proclaimed Hollywood Clydesdale, chats about grinding it out at UCB for 7 years to almost being broken by a commercial audition.
292 "Weird Al" Yankovic

1:13:51 | Feb 7th, 2017

Join Kevin as he sits down with singer, songwriter, and actor “Weird Al” Yankovic (UHF, Comedy Bang! Bang!).  Al chats about occasionally stalking artists he can’t reach, constantly evolving with the times, and rarely second guessing the encore.
291 Ben Schwartz and Kyle Bornheimer

1:23:07 | Jan 31st, 2017

Another audio-only episode with guests Ben Schwartz and Kyle Bornheimer. From Diego Luna's tiny hips to Katherine Ross's religion-changing lips, not to mention... "Keith?" Oh, and Bill Clinton leaves voice mails for Trump - NO comedy stones are left ...Show More
290 Vanessa Ragland and Joey Greer

1:29:46 | Jan 24th, 2017

Kevin hosts his FAVORITE two improvisers in the greater Los Angeles area for this first "Live From Earwolf" version of the Chat Show. TOO much fun is the promise, as well as more to come!This episode is brought to you by Blue Apron (www.blueapron.com...Show More
289 Joe DeRosa

1:42:57 | Jan 17th, 2017

Join special guest host Jay Mohr as he sits down with fellow comedian Joe DeRosa (The Pete Holmes Show, Better Call Saul) to chat about comic feuds, difficulty opening Pop-Tarts, and being insulted by puppets.
288 Rider Strong

1:43:14 | Jan 10th, 2017

Join guest host Samm Levine as he sits down with actor/director Rider Strong (Boy Meets World, Cabin Fever). Rider chats about starting theater at age 5, becoming a slave to his hair, and discovering that swords don’t make comical “swoosh” sounds. Th...Show More
287 Kevin Rahm

1:38:14 | Dec 20th, 2016

Join guest host Samm Levine as he sits down with actor Kevin Rahm (Mad Men, Lethal Weapon). Kevin chats about how choosing drama as an extracurricular activity may have lead to his career... but in the end it all comes back to cheerleading camp.
286 Maurice LaMarche

1:41:18 | Dec 13th, 2016

Join guest host Samm Levine as he sits down with legendary voice actor Maurice LaMarche (Pinky and the Brain, Futurama). Maurice talks about his dislike of private jets, his rigorous study of the infamous Orson Welles "frozen peas" outtakes, and his ...Show More
285 Jay Mohr

1:39:47 | Dec 6th, 2016

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor and comedian Jay Mohr (Mohr Stories, Jerry Maguire). With much conversational digression, Jay chats about painting pictures with words and how never to do an impression of 'them' for 'them'.This episode is brough...Show More
284 Michael Ian Black

1:31:45 | Nov 22nd, 2016

Join guest host Samm Levine as he sits down with writer and actor Michael Ian Black (Wet Hot American Summer, Burning Love). Michael chats about his early days in sketch comedy, reads his Seuss-like election results, and how working is his social lif...Show More
283 Jonah Ray

1:25:22 | Nov 15th, 2016

Join guest host Dana Gould (Stan Against Evil) as he sits with comedian and actor Jonah Ray (The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail, MST3K). Dana and Jonah chat about the humor in online reviews and how creating art that people respond to makes them winn...Show More
282 Janet Varney

1:37:44 | Nov 1st, 2016

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor and producer Janet Varney (The Legend of Korra, Stan Against Evil). Janet chats about being raised on sketch comedy, acting opposite monsters, and constantly wowing her 13-year-old self.This episode is brought to...Show More
281 Pete Holmes

2:06:23 | Oct 18th, 2016

Join Kevin as he sits down with comedian and actor Pete Holmes (The Pete Holmes Show, Crashing). Pete chats about phoney-balones and doubling down on laughter while mugging to the camera often.This episode is brought to you by Casper Mattresses.
280 Andy Kindler

1:39:38 | Oct 11th, 2016

Join guest host Samm Levine as he sits down with writer and actor Andy Kindler (Maron, Bob’s Burgers) as they ramble on about their Jewish neurosis interjected with witty one-liners.This episode is brought to you by Fracture.
279 David Harbour

1:35:55 | Sep 27th, 2016

Join Kevin and company live from LA Podfest as he sits down with actor David Harbour (Stranger Things, Quantum of Solace). They chat inside out about the Upside Down, but mostly about Sheriff Hopper's hat.This episode is brought to you by Fracture an...Show More
278 Brett Gelman

1:34:14 | Sep 13th, 2016

Kevin sits down with actor and comedian Brett Gelman (Married, Another Period) as they discuss Brett’s erratic relationship with Hollywood. Brett chats about his Marx Brothers influence, fear of the number 13, and his "Late Night" bar mitzvah theme.T...Show More
277 Shiri Appleby

1:27:02 | Aug 30th, 2016

Join Kevin as he sits down with Shiri Appleby (UnREAL, Roswell) to chat about her super-Jewish upbringing, calling a 10-27 on set, and Roswell being a crash-course in show business.This episode is sponsored by Fracture.
276 Jason Ritter

1:42:47 | Aug 16th, 2016

Join guest host Samm Levine as he sits down with third-generation actor Jason Ritter (Another Period, Parenthood). Jason chats about being the independent film darling of the early 2000s, the relief of conquering fears, and avoiding The Noid.This epi...Show More
275 Derek Waters

1:27:10 | Aug 9th, 2016

Join guest host Samm Levine as he sits down with actor/writer/producer Derek Waters (Drunk History, Hall Pass). Derek chats about how he strives to be a mix between Chris Farley and Al Pacino but ultimately is the Chris Gaines of David Faustino.This ...Show More
274 Wayne Federman

1:23:35 | Aug 2nd, 2016

Join special guest host Marc Evan Jackson as he sits down with comedian Wayne Federman (Legally Blonde, The 40-Year-Old Virgin) to chat about Ted Talks, writing for Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, and the Wayne Federman International Film Festival.
273 Natasha Leggero

1:37:52 | Jul 19th, 2016

Join guest host Paget Brewster as she sits down with actress and comedienne Natasha Leggero (Another Period, The Do-Over). Natasha chats about her early days in LA, collaborating with Paget, and her fantasy of the ideal day.This episode is sponsored ...Show More
272 James Van Der Beek

1:39:39 | Jul 12th, 2016

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor James Van Der Beek (Dawson's Creek, Varsity Blues). James chats about his notorious first Conan appearance, causing chaos at his hometown mall, and never landing that Corn Pops commercial.This episode is sponsore...Show More
Illeana Douglas (II)

1:41:09 | Jun 28th, 2016

Join Kevin as he welcomes actress and now author Illeana Douglas to talk about her new book, "I Blame Dennis Hopper", and the effects that film has had on her life and career.
270 David Foster

2:01:17 | Jun 14th, 2016

Join Kevin as he sits down with legendary musician David Foster. David chats about his career as a record producer, composer, and songwriter to such icons as Whitney Houston, Rod Stewart, and Barbra Streisand.
269 John C. McGinley

1:48:21 | May 31st, 2016

Join Kevin as he sits down with fellow character actor John C. McGinley (Scrubs, Platoon). John chats about his beginnings in New York theater leading to memorable performances on both the small and big screen.
Jenna Elfman

1:25:09 | May 17th, 2016

Actress Jenna Elfman (Dharma & Greg) joins Kevin to sit down for a conversation.
267 John Francis Daley

1:29:57 | May 10th, 2016

Join guest host Samm Levine as he sits down with his fellow "geek," John Francis Daley (Bones, Freaks and Geeks). John chats about his multifaceted entertainment career beginning as a child actor, shifting to screen writer, and now feature film direc...Show More
266 Aisha Tyler

1:19:26 | May 3rd, 2016

Join Kevin as he sits down with actress, comedian, and author Aisha Tyler (Archer, The Talk) to discus her vast career. Aisha chats about her beginnings in stand up comedy, directing her first film, and her father’s amusing words of wisdom.
265 Timothy Omundson

1:49:09 | Apr 26th, 2016

This week join guest host Paget Brewster as she sits down with Timothy Omundson (Galavant, Psych). Paget and Tim chat about many of his early roles, what it really means to be a working actor, and performing together in the Thrilling Adventure Hour.
264 7th Anniversary LIVE w/ Colin Hay, Jeff Goldblum, Bill Burr

2:06:50 | Apr 19th, 2016

LIVE from Largo at the Coronet in Los Angeles, Colin Hay, Jeff Goldblum, and Bill Burr join Kevin to celebrate 7 years of Kevin Pollak's Chat Show. Photo courtesy of Largo.
263 Greg Fitzsimmons

1:57:55 | Apr 12th, 2016

Join Kevin as he sits down with stand-up comedian and radio host Greg Fitzsimmons. Greg shares stories about Howard Stern, his father (also a radio host), and how training to be an actor is a little like therapy.
262 Jamie Lee Curtis

1:54:49 | Mar 30th, 2016

Join Kevin as he sits down with legendary actress Jamie Lee Curtis (True Lies, Scream Queens). Jamie chats about growing up in Hollywood steering her into an acting career and much digression into other captivating topics.
261 Jane Lynch

1:31:06 | Mar 22nd, 2016

Join Kevin as he sits down with actress Jane Lynch (Glee, Best in Show) to discuss her comedic television and movie career. Jane chats about her commercial work landing her on the radar and into the witty roles that now define her talent.
260 Jay Ferguson

1:42:57 | Mar 15th, 2016

Join Kevin as he sits down with television actor Jay R. Ferguson (The Real O’Neals, Mad Men). Jay chats about his hesitance towards acting, a passion for bar trivia, and Burt Reynolds gifting him his first car.
259 Carol Leifer

1:33:11 | Mar 1st, 2016

Kevin sits down with comedy writer Carol Leifer (Seinfeld) to discuss her recent book, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Crying. Carol chats about writing for some of the leading names in comedy and answers a few questions from said peers.
258 Clint Howard

1:18:26 | Feb 23rd, 2016

Join Kevin as he sits down with veteran character actor, Clint Howard (How the Grinch Stole Christmas, Apollo 13). Clint chats about growing up in Hollywood, his lifelong show business career, and his newly found enthusiasm for snow globes.
257 Stuart Pankin

1:48:32 | Jan 26th, 2016

Guest host Samm Levine and KPCS guest Stuart Pankin (Actor, Dinosaurs; Not Necessarily The News) discuss a little bit of everything. How long they’ve known each other, Stuarts deep IMDB credit list, why he was barely in the movie “Congo", and more!
256 Jere Burns

1:37:00 | Jan 19th, 2016

Join Kevin as he sits down with beloved character actor Jere Burns (Justified, Angie Tribeca). They chat about Jere shifting his grandiose stage acting beginnings to television’s more subtle, small screen.
255 Sam McMurray

1:36:19 | Jan 12th, 2016

Happy 2016, Chat Show fans! For the first entry of the new year, guest host Samm Levine reunites with his Freaks & Geeks dad, actor Sam McMurray! In this Sam(m)-centric episode: The Tracey Ullman Show, being born with an old Jewish soul, and more!
254 Al Jean

1:18:21 | Dec 15th, 2015

Kevin sits down with Al Jean as he chats about being the head writer and show runner on The Simpsons since the beginning of this tv phenomenon. A must listen for any Simpsons fanatic!
253 Vince Gilligan

1:51:03 | Nov 24th, 2015

Join Kevin, Samm, and Jaime live from Largo, Los Angeles as they chat with seasoned television producer Vince Gilligan. In great depth, Vince discusses writing, producing, and directing some of tv's greatest series from The X-Files to creating Breaki...Show More
252 Kelly Carlin

1:16:16 | Nov 17th, 2015

Join Kevin as he sits down with Kelly Carlin as she chats about her newly published book, A Carlin Home Companion: Growing Up with George. Kelly divulges stories about how growing up around the comedy community of the 70s forged her current career.
251 Richard Benjamin

1:33:22 | Nov 10th, 2015

Kevin sits down with actor-director Richard Benjamin (Westworld, My Favorite Year). Richard shares old school Hollywood stories (like working with a young Mel Brooks), and an inspired tip for keeping your eyes open while shooting a gun in a western.
250 Matt Mira

1:35:18 | Oct 27th, 2015

Join Kevin as he sits down with podcast veteran Matt Mira (The Nerdist, James Bonding). Matt geeks out about all his passions and reveals that the secret to making it in Hollywood is through the Apple Genius Bar.
249 Don Cheadle

2:08:58 | Sep 29th, 2015

Kevin sits down with Don Cheadle (Crash, Hotel Rwanda, Boogie Nights) and they share war stories, but it’s not what you think: the two actors (mostly) discuss the challenges they faced when they both landed on the other side of the camera, as directo...Show More
248 Brittany Snow

1:37:06 | Sep 22nd, 2015

Join Kevin as he sits down with actress Brittany Snow (Pitch Perfect, Hairspray) as she discusses her lifetime career. Brittany chats about acting, singing, and her knack for turning movie titles into food puns.
247 Kyle Bornheimer

1:40:17 | Sep 15th, 2015

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor Kyle Bornheimer (Angel From Hell, You Again). Kyle is living proof that one can form a gratifying acting career despite having to utilize LA public transit for the first five years in town.
246 Mae Whitman

1:42:49 | Aug 25th, 2015

Join guest host Samm Levine as he sits down with actress Mae Whitman (Parenthood, Arrested Development) as they discuss her lifelong career. Mae chats about how busting into her mother's audition as a child sparked her interest in show business and i...Show More
245 Seth Green

2:08:42 | Aug 18th, 2015

Join guest host Samm Levine as he sits down with Seth Green (Family Guy, the Austin Powers trilogy) as they discuss Seth's ambitious entertainment career. Seth chats about everything from acting, to voice over work, and production.
244 Zoe Bell

2:06:57 | Jul 28th, 2015

Join Kevin as he sits down with actress and stunt woman Zoe Bell (Kill Bill: Vol. 1 & 2, Death Proof) as they discuss her extraordinary profession. Zoe chats about how fearlessness, determination, and laughter lead her to the role of a lifetime.
243 Jack Kenny

1:42:43 | Jul 21st, 2015

Join special guest host Samm Levine as he talks with showrunner/writer/director Jack Kenny. Jack makes it through most of his Hollywood story, spending extra time talking about gems like Warehouse 13, The Book of Daniel, and Titus.
242 Josh Charles

1:41:10 | Jul 14th, 2015

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor Josh Charles (Sports Night, The Good Wife) as they discuss Josh's lifelong career. Josh chats about working with other talents he admires and respects as well as playing the occasional prank on some of these folk...Show More
241 Missi Pyle

1:48:42 | Jul 2nd, 2015

Join guest host Samm Levine as he interviews actress Missi Pyle. Missi shares stories from her long career in Hollywood, and talks about many of her roles (over 100, but who’s counting?) over the years, from Gone Girl to Galaxy Quest.
240 Jon Cryer

2:03:58 | Jun 16th, 2015

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor Jon Cryer (Pretty in Pink, Two and a Half Men) as Jon promotes his newly published memoir, So That Happened. Jon chats about growing up on Broadway, being a member of the Brat Pack, and life after Charlie Sheen.
239 Skylar Astin

1:55:32 | Jun 9th, 2015

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor Skylar Astin (Pitch Perfect, Spring Awakening) as they discuss his young passion for the craft budding into a career. Skylar chats about how theater camp summers, constant singing, taking chances will pay off.
238 Dean Cameron

1:30:03 | Jun 4th, 2015

Join guest host Samm Levine as he sits down with actor Dean Cameron (Summer School, Ski School) to discuss the many roles Dean has portrayed in the industry. Dean mostly chats about the great friendships he has maintained over the years aiding him to...Show More
237 Saul Rubinek

1:42:56 | May 20th, 2015

Join special guest host Samm Levine as he sits down with actor/director Saul Rubinek (Unforgiven, Cruel But Necessary). Saul shares the unbelievable story of his family's journey to America. And yes, he also talks about Warehouse 13.
236 Peter Gould

2:09:27 | May 12th, 2015

Join Kevin as he sits down with Peter Gould (co-creator, Better Call Saul) as they discuss creating Saul Goodman, filming in Albuquerque, and Breaking Bad/Better Call Saul character crossovers. Just a heads up, this episode contains spoilers!
235 Phil LaMarr

1:36:02 | Apr 28th, 2015

Join guest host Samm Levine as he chats with actor and legendary voice artist Phil LaMarr (MADtv, Futurama) about working with Tarantino, Pee Wee's Playhouse live on Broadway, and voicing many beloved animated characters
234 Horatio Sanz

1:40:47 | Apr 14th, 2015

Join special guest host Samm Levine as he sits down with Saturday Night Live alum Horatio Sanz!  Horatio shares stories from the Chicago improv scene, his time on SNL, and his hatred of rats.  Stay tuned to the end for an unexpected twist!
233 Will Forte & Dana Carvey

1:51:43 | Mar 31st, 2015

Join Kevin live from Largo Los Angeles for the 6th anniversary of KPCS with SNL alum guests Dana Carvey and Will Forte. Each guest sits separately for a chat, play an SNL themed game together, and take questions from the live in house audience.
232 Matthew Perry

1:33:25 | Mar 17th, 2015

Join Kevin and company LIVE from the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts as he chats with TV’s Matthew Perry (Friends, The Odd Couple). Games are played, some audience questions, and show business tales are told all before a live audience.
231 Will Sasso

1:33:21 | Mar 10th, 2015

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor Will Sasso (MADtv, The Three Stooges). Laugh as the two gentlemen craft new celebrity impressions and discover what silliness Will created while anticipating work.
230 Lauren Collins

1:58:13 | Mar 3rd, 2015

Kevin sits down with actress Lauren Collins (Degrassi: The Next Generation) as they discuss her lifelong career. Lauren chats about beginning to act at 7, starring in Canada’s premier teen drama, and currently taking the industry into her own hands.
229 Jim O'Heir

1:41:09 | Feb 17th, 2015

Join guest host Samm Levine as he chats with actor Jim O’Heir (Parks and Recreation) about Jim’s humble radio personality beginning developing into a brilliant career as a character actor.
228 Sam Rockwell

1:45:05 | Feb 10th, 2015

Join Kevin as he chats with actor Sam Rockwell (Moon, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy) as Sam discusses what actors and films inspired his creative choices for some of his most memorable characters other than his slick dance moves.
227 Rainn Wilson

1:46:43 | Jan 20th, 2015

Rainn Wilson celebrates playing in high school band, learning some serious clowning in college, insists the first video-on-the-ipod saved "The Office" and that Matthew McConaughey worked out to hair metal on "Sahara."
226 Anthony Cumia

1:47:54 | Jan 13th, 2015

Join Kevin as he sits down with radio personality Anthony Cumia (The Anthony Cumia Show) as they discuss all kinds of randomness. Anthony chats about firing guns with James Bond’s Daniel Craig, taunting the audience in line for The Tony Danza Show, a...Show More
225 Harland Williams

1:53:04 | Jan 6th, 2015

Join Kevin as he sits down with comedian turned actor Harland Williams (Half Baked, Dumb and Dumber) as he tries to determine is Harland is being sarcastic or not. Harland chats about wearing peanut butter on his feet on his first Letterman appearanc...Show More
224 Toby Huss

1:47:25 | Dec 16th, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with character actor Toby Huss (The Adventures of Pete & Pete, Halt and Catch Fire) to discuss his career as a cavalcade of characters. Toby chats about landing his Seinfeld gig with a goofy dance, how he gets lost in the a...Show More
223 Joel Murray

1:56:38 | Dec 9th, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor Joel Murray (Mad Men, God Bless America) as they discuss his notable film and television career. Joel chats about improvising as Chris Farley drunk father, psyching out Jeremy Piven at a final audition, and how h...Show More
222 Jake Kasdan

1:40:38 | Nov 18th, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with writer, director Jake Kasdan (Bad Teacher, New Girl) as they discuss his career in film and television. Jake chats about the difficulty of casting the perfect geek, how Jack Black possesses the grace of a ballet dancer...Show More
221 Allison Janney

1:26:06 | Nov 11th, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with six-time Emmy award winner Allison Janney (Mom, The West Wing) as they discuss her immense talent. Allison chats about Meryl Streep giving her a facelift, hanging out at The Mall of America to perfect an accent, and th...Show More
220 Cary Elwes

1:54:30 | Nov 4th, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor and best selling author, Cary Elwes, (The Princess Bride, Robin Hood: Men in Tights) as they discuss his career and new book. Cary chats about his teenage self driving Roger Moore to set, the fact that Fat Albert...Show More
219 Kristen Schaal

1:15:55 | Oct 21st, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with the delightful actress and comedienne Kristen Schaal (Flight of the Conchords, Bob’s Burgers) as she discusses growing up on a farm to transitioning into show business. Kristen chats about how useless the auditioning p...Show More
218 Wayne Federman

1:25:31 | Oct 14th, 2014

Sit down with Kevin as he talks to comedian and actor Wayne Federman (New Girl, Shameless) on how he made a career out of being in one scene of pretty much everything. Wayne chats about going on the road with Jimmy Fallon to prep him for late night, ...Show More
217 Mars Callahan

57:49 | Sep 23rd, 2014

Kevin chats with filmmaker Mars Callahan include insights into what it took to set up his directorial debut, which he wrote and starred in, Poolhall Junkies. How his 10 year struggle became a reality after a single, historically odd meeting with Chri...Show More
216 Craig Cackowski

1:34:54 | Sep 16th, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor Craig Cackowski (Drunk History, The Thrilling Adventure Hour) as they discuss his transition from drama to comedy. Craig chats about the lectures he received from Del Close on the hey day of improv comedy, his fi...Show More
215 Alex Winter

1:28:15 | Sep 9th, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor turned writer/director Alex Winter (Downloaded, Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure) as he discusses his career moving from in front of the camera to behind. Alex chats about his start as a young Broadway actor work...Show More
214 Jon Heder

1:53:54 | Aug 19th, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor Jon Heder (Napoleon Dynamite, Blades of Glory) as they discuss Jon’s early passion to make movies lead to his career. Jon chats about having to be interviewed in character for a brief stint, meeting Will Ferrell ...Show More
213 Bill Hader

2:26:14 | Aug 12th, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with sketch player turned actor Bill Hader (Saturday Night Live, The Skeleton Twins) as they discuss his beginning PA distress blooming into an on camera career. Bill chats about the evolution of the Friars Club Roasts, the...Show More
212 Bill Burr

1:50:39 | Aug 5th, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with veteran comedian Bill Burr (You People Are All the Same) as they discuss his career in stand up comedy and acting. Bill chats about being in the comedy trenches, writing bits while working in a dentist office, and how ...Show More
211 Jim Norton

1:24:43 | Jul 22nd, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with comic and radio personality Jim Norton (Louie, The Jim Norton Show) as they discuss the Anthony situation, among other topics. Jim chats about the luxury of no boundaries on his Vice show, the beauty of Chip’s abysmal ...Show More
210 Will Forte

1:51:51 | Jul 15th, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor Will Forte (Saturday Night Live, Nebraska) as he discusses his career beginnings in television writing transcending onto the big screen. Will chats about his passion for singing James Ingram, his lost SNL charact...Show More
209 Todd Glass

1:32:45 | Jul 8th, 2014

Join guest host Paul Sheer as he and Todd Glass discuss Todd’s comedic career. Todd chats about his teenage self opening for the legendary Patti LaBelle, genuinely enjoying his time on a reality series, and how his fellow comic friends felt the need ...Show More
208 Vinnie Jones

1:50:31 | Jul 1st, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with professional footballer turned actor, Vinnie Jones (Snatch, X-Men: The Last Stand) as they discuss both aspects of his career. Vinnie chats about filming his new television series in historical castles, he and Jason St...Show More
207 John Carroll Lynch

1:36:59 | Jun 17th, 2014

Join guest host Samm Levine as he sits down with character actor John Carroll Lynch (Fargo, Zodiac) as they trace the path from watching his brother perform in a high school production of Camelot to improvising with Clint Eastwood in Gran Torino. Joh...Show More
206 Adam DeVine

1:44:53 | Jun 10th, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor Adam DeVine (Workaholics, Pitch Perfect) while Adam explains how ignoring a phone call from Comedy Central for a month will warrant your own TV show. Adam chats about how as a teenager he would call into local ra...Show More
205 Marc Evan Jackson

2:13:36 | Jun 3rd, 2014

Join guest host Paget Brewster and she sits down with her Thrilling Adventure Hour pal Marc Evan Jackson (The Kings of Summer, 22 Jump Street) as they cross examine one another’s acting careers. Marc chats about hosting a NPR call in show that seldom...Show More
204 Matt Jones

1:41:33 | May 20th, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor Matt Jones (Breaking Bad, Mom) as they discuss his acting career transcending a high school theater beginning to small screen success. Matt chats about gaining his signature voice while touring Europe with Boom C...Show More
203 Kelly Carlin

1:28:58 | May 13th, 2014

Join guest host Dana Gould as he chats with Kelly Carlin (The Green Room with Paul Provenza) about all you ever wanted to know about comedy writing. Kelly discusses the importance of “list humor,” growing up surrounded by the business of show, and ho...Show More
202 Jordan Peele

1:43:01 | May 6th, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with comedian Jordan Peele (Key and Peele) as they discuss his start in sketch comedy lead to a critically acclaimed show on Comedy Central. Jordan chats about the art of being a chameleon, coming to the realization he and ...Show More
201 Dom Irrera

1:19:12 | Apr 29th, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with comedian Dom Irrera (Bob's Burgers) to discuss his career beginning with recalling the first joke he ever wrote. Dom chats about portraying an Italian Rabbi in Fiddler on the Roof, his awards being the only items to fl...Show More
200 Jenny Slate

1:23:20 | Apr 15th, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with comedian and actress, Jenny Slate (Kroll Show, Obvious Child) to discuss her transition from stand-up, to television, and now film. Jenny chats about the satisfaction of crossing tasks off a list, doing a scene with a ...Show More
199 Anna Faris

1:29:12 | Apr 8th, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with actress, Anna Faris, (Mom, The House Bunny) as they discuss her hometown beginnings in theater leading to a thriving film career. Anna chats about Warren Beatty interrupting her Lost in Translation audition, filming at...Show More
198 Jim Jefferies

2:00:05 | Apr 1st, 2014

Join Kevin as he chats with comedian Jim Jefferies (Legit, Fully Functional) about his stand up career leading to him creating his own television series. Jim discusses how Eddie Murphy’s Delirious made him wish he was black, comparing mothers with Ca...Show More
197 Nate Corddry

1:31:10 | Mar 18th, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor, Nate Corddry, (Mom, Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip) as they discuss his career transitioning from the stage to screen. Nate chats about acting opposite a screaming Bill Murray, a high school football mascot night...Show More
196 Curtis Armstrong

1:42:05 | Mar 4th, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor, Curtis Armstrong, (Revenge of the Nerds, New Girl) as they discuss his career spanning over 3 decades. Armstrong chats about not realizing he was creating a catchphrase in Risky Business, recognizing how similar...Show More
195 Michael Showalter

1:57:38 | Feb 25th, 2014

Writer/Director/Actor/Comedian Michael Showalter shares all he can in an all too brief 2-hour window. He talks of the New York writer’s life, how after 20 years he’s finally be ready to sell just a piece of his soul to showbiz, and why men can be cat...Show More
194 Taran Killam

2:26:18 | Feb 18th, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with current Saturday Night Live cast member, Taran Killam. Not only does Taran give a detailed account of a week in the life of a SNL cast member, he also discusses how he avoided child actors syndrome, logging nearly 7,50...Show More
193 Larry David

1:39:28 | Jan 28th, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with television legend, Larry David (Seinfeld, Curb Your Enthusiasm) as they chat about creating two of the most memorable sitcoms. Learn of Larry’s disdain for the phrase “happy new year,” how he warned Woody Allen that he...Show More
192 Mark Sanger

1:48:21 | Jan 14th, 2014

In this episode, join Kevin as he chats with acclaimed film editor, Mark Sanger (Gravity). Mark discusses some of his favorite well-edited moments from classic films, working alongside a doodling Tim Burton, and how to create a movie villain from the...Show More
191 Jon Daly

1:38:06 | Jan 7th, 2014

Join Kevin as he sits down with comedian and actor Jon Daly, (Kroll Show, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Betas) as they discuss his sprawling comedy career. Jon chats about his beginnings at UCB, his childhood obsession with Garrison Keillor, and h...Show More
190 Tom Hanks

2:42:31 | Dec 17th, 2013

Join Kevin as he sits down with American movie icon and arguably the nicest man on the planet, Tom Hanks, as he discusses the many roles he plays in the film industry. Tom chats about the hectic press schedule for Forrest Gump leading him to write, d...Show More
189 Bobcat Goldthwait

2:00:32 | Dec 10th, 2013

Join Kevin as he chats with comedian turned writer/director, Bobcat Goldthwait, (World’s Greatest Dad, God Bless America) about parlaying his stand-up career into creating independent films. Bobcat discusses his fascination with the legend of Bigfoot...Show More
188 James Leighton

1:12:54 | Nov 19th, 2013

Join Kevin as he chats with author, James Leighton. Leighton broke into the literary world writing about what he loves, penning many books about soccer. Stepping out of his comfort zone, Leighton is now promoting his latest, Alligator Blood about the...Show More
187 Jim Rash

1:46:48 | Oct 29th, 2013

Join Kevin as he sits down with actor, producer, director, and Oscar winning writer, Jim Rash (Community, The Descendants) to discuss the many hats he wears in the entertainment industry. Rash chats about hosting Sundance Channel’s open panel showThe...Show More
186 Greg Proops

1:15:29 | Oct 22nd, 2013

Actor and veteran improvisational comedian, Greg Proops, (Whose Line Is It Anyway?) sits down with Kevin to talk about his career and new comedy special Live from Musso & Frank's. Proops also discusses performing for audiences in both the UK and US, ...Show More
185 Ben Folds

1:32:02 | Oct 15th, 2013

Musician Ben Folds sits down with Kevin to chat about his career in all aspects of making music. Ben discusses his first attempts as a child to pound out a pop hit on a piano his father "acquired," befriending and collaborating with iconic William Sh...Show More
Bob Odenkirk (Re-release)

1:39:33 | Oct 1st, 2013

We were so excited about the finale of Breaking Bad, we wanted to re-release our KPCS episode (in case anyone missed it) with Breaking Bad's own Saul Goodman, who is now getting a spinoff show.
184 Ken Marino

1:46:30 | Sep 24th, 2013

Comedic actor and writer, Ken Marino, (Wet Hot American Summer, Burning Love) chats with Kevin about his interest for performing in college leading to a career in acting. Ken discusses being nominated for 2 Emmys in the same category, collaborating w...Show More
183 Tom Papa

1:39:55 | Sep 17th, 2013

Actor and comedian Tom Papa, (The Informant!, Come to Papa) sits down with Kevin to discuss his start in stand up comedy leading to a writing and acting career. Tom talks about Bill Cosby making his wife laugh so heartily that she goes into labor, St...Show More
182 Kumail Nanjiani

1:36:56 | Sep 3rd, 2013

Kumail Nanjiani shatters illusions that a pretty boy from Pakistan can’t find true happiness making drunks laugh. Even though his “Beta Male” stand-up special and co-starring roles on “Franklin & Bash” and Mike Judge’s new HBO series suggest otherwis...Show More
181 Dick Van Dyke

2:01:41 | Aug 27th, 2013

Veteran actor and Television icon, Dick Van Dyke, (The Dick Van Dyke Show, Mary Poppins) sits down with Kevin to discuss his vast career as one of the most beloved performers of all time. Van Dyke chats about how dancing keeps him young at heart, his...Show More
180 Jim Norton

1:52:59 | Aug 20th, 2013

Comedian and radio personality, Jim Norton, (Opie and Anthony, Louie) joins Kevin for an in-depth chat about stand up comedy. Jim discusses working on his new stand up special for Epix, American Degenerate, not knowing what to do with his hands while...Show More
179 Danny Strong

2:05:46 | Aug 13th, 2013

Actor and screen writer, Danny Strong, (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Lee Daniels’ The Butler) sits down with Kevin to chat about his career transition from character actor to major motion picture screen writer. Strong discusses how writing the screenpla...Show More
178 Jon Lovitz

2:19:25 | Aug 6th, 2013

Veteran actor and comedian, Jon Lovitz, (Saturday Night Live, The Critic) sits down with Kevin to chat about his beginning in improv comedy leading to a career spanning television and film. Lovitz serenades Kevin with an original tune about the host,...Show More
177 Bryan Fuller

2:20:42 | Jul 30th, 2013

Writer, show runner, and geek extraordinaire, Bryan Fuller, (Hannibal, Pushing Daisies) joins Kevin to discuss his television career. In this episode, Fuller practices his Klingon, debates his favorite horror films, and explains how Hannibal Lecter c...Show More
176 John Larroquette

1:59:58 | Jul 23rd, 2013

Veteran actor and multiple Emmy winner, John Larroquette (Night Court, Stripes), sits down with Kevin to talk about his illustrious career spanning stage and screen. Larroquette chats about his extensive collection of first edition fiction, having tw...Show More
175 Freddie Wong

2:02:11 | Jul 16th, 2013

YouTube innovator Freddie Wong, with all his wild energy and humor, sits down with Kevin to discuss how he became King of the Internet. Wong chats about his Guitar Hero expertise, nerds innovating the arts, and how to turn a profit from producing goo...Show More
174 Jason Mantzoukas

1:53:44 | Jul 9th, 2013

Properly attired in his uniform of a white oxford shirt and blue jeans, actor/comedian Jason Mantzoukas (The League, The Dictator) chats with Kevin about his extensive career in comedy. Mantzoukas talks about his roots at the Upright Citizens Brigade...Show More
173 Rob Delaney

1:18:17 | Jul 2nd, 2013

Twitter comedy prophet Rob Delaney discusses his roots in Stand-up comedy, and his life before becoming known as a disgusting, funny bastard the world over in one hundred and forty characters or less. While sharing his own particular struggle to the ...Show More
172 Michael C. Hall

2:06:25 | Jun 25th, 2013

Television's most lovable serial killer, actor Michael C. Hall (Dexter, Six Feet Under), shares insights with Kevin in which even the most devout fans haven’t heard. Details include performing eight shows a week during his beginnings on Broadway, as ...Show More
171 Stephen Merchant

2:26:17 | Jun 20th, 2013

Actor, writer, comedian, giant, Stephen Merchant (The Office, The Ricky Gervais Show) sits down with Kevin to discuss how his beginnings in stand up comedy led him to conquering nearly all aspects of entertainment. Merchant regales us with tales of h...Show More
170 Peter Farrelly

2:34:07 | Jun 6th, 2013

Half of the masters of gross-out comedy, the Farrelly brothers, Peter Farrelly (Dumb and Dumber, There’s Something About Mary) discusses his career in writing, producing, and directing these memorable comedies. Farrelly chats about casting Jim Carrey...Show More
169 Eli Roth

2:28:00 | May 23rd, 2013

Contemporary horror film director, producer, and writer, Eli Roth, (Cabin Fever, Hostel) sits down with Kevin to discuss how his love of the genre propelled him to success. Roth talks about turning a passion project into a Toronto Film Festival sensa...Show More
168 Paul Feig

2:20:33 | May 9th, 2013

Paul Feig, (Bridesmaids, Freaks and Geeks) dressed in his best Willy Wonka cosplay outfit, wraps with Kevin on his career in writing, directing, and producing film and television. Feig chats about turning his awkward high school years into a cult tv ...Show More
167 Gillian Jacobs

1:51:55 | Apr 25th, 2013

One of the stars of NBC's cult favorite Community, Gillian Jacobs, sits down with Kevin to discuss her hunger for acting as a child flourishing into a thriving career. Learn of Jacob’s passion for Shakespeare, her long standing devotion to NPR, and w...Show More
166 Barry Sonnenfeld

2:33:03 | Apr 11th, 2013

Dressed in festive St. Patrick’s Day attire, director/producer/cinematographer Barry Sonnenfeld (Men In Black, Get Shorty) sits down with Kevin to discuss a career behind the camera. Sonnenfeld chats about creating the summer blockbuster, assisting T...Show More
165 Jon Favreau

2:11:17 | Mar 28th, 2013

Once under the impression that they were handing out television pilots to comedians upon arrival to Los Angeles, actor/writer/director/producer Jon Favreau (Swingers, Iron Man, Elf) chats to Kevin about all aspects of the movie making process. Having...Show More
164 Mark Duplass

1:49:38 | Mar 14th, 2013

The multi-talented actor/director/producer Mark Duplass (The Puffy Chair, The League, Safety Not Guaranteed) joins Kevin in a chat about making weird movies since the age of 7 with his brother Jay, improvisation in his films, and the art of making mo...Show More
163 Josh Gad

1:54:50 | Feb 17th, 2013

Hilarious actor known best for appearing in the "Book Of Mormon", a role which netted him a Tony Award nomination. He also appears on 1600 Penn, on NBC.
162 Scott Aukerman

1:47:25 | Dec 2nd, 2012

Earwolf's own Scott Aukerman, Comedian, writer, and host of Comedy Bang! Bang! sits down for a chat with Kevin Pollak.
161 Shawn Ryan

1:41:30 | Nov 18th, 2012

Creator of The Shield, showrunner for The Unit, created The Chicago Code
160 Micky Dolenz

2:02:29 | Oct 28th, 2012

Lead singer (and drummer) for a little band you may have heard of, called THE MONKEES!
159 Matt Walsh

1:43:40 | Oct 21st, 2012

Co-founder of Upright Citizens Brigade (UCB), the popular/famous improv troupe
158 Alan Arkin

1:05:27 | Oct 14th, 2012

Alan Arkin, academy award winning actor, and one of Chat Show's heroes, joins Kevin for a chat.
156 Mark Valley

1:39:40 | Sep 23rd, 2012

Mark Valley is a very talented actor (Human Target, Fringe, Boston Legal), and not a demarcation on a map. Stop swooning already, and get to know him on this episode.
155 Tom Everett Scott

1:51:46 | Sep 16th, 2012

Mr. Scott is a theater actor turned film actor, having appeared memorably as the drummer in That Thing You Do!, presumably where he and the Mattress King (check Kevins IMDB) first met. Or WAS IT?
154 Bob Odenkirk

1:50:47 | Sep 9th, 2012

Is he a comedian, a writer, or an actor? How about all three, simultaneously. Bob has written, performed, and staged comedy for nearly 25 years, and we're excited to have this Breaking Bad cast member sit with Kevin!
153 Phil Rosenthal

1:50:55 | Aug 5th, 2012

Hugely successful and talented writer and producer, and the big brain behind "Everybody Loves Raymond". Have we mentioned he's a delight, and we are looking forward to this show more than any other show that has ever existed, ever? Well, we just did!
152 Richard Schiff

1:59:42 | Jul 23rd, 2012

Award winning actor, known for his work in The West Wing, which we're assuming you watched, because you're smart.
151 Johnny Knoxville

2:04:40 | Jul 1st, 2012

Johnny Knoxville, actor and "Jackass" creator joins Kevin in one of our most entertaining episodes to date.
150 Dan Harmon

2:07:36 | Jun 17th, 2012

Dan is the creator of Community and a wonderful raconteur.
149 Tony Hale

1:53:02 | Jun 10th, 2012

Hilarious actor currently appearing on "Veep" (HBO), and you probably remember him from "Arrested Development". Wait, you don't? What do you mean, you haven't watched "Arrested Development"? STOP WHAT YOU ARE DOING AND GO, RIGHT NOW. We'll be here wh...Show More
148 Danny Masterson

1:33:33 | May 28th, 2012

Mr. Masterson (that's Danny, to you) is another "That 70's Show" alum, currently starring in the new show "Men At Work". When he's not kicking ass at hilarious roles, he's also running his uber hip "Confederacy" store in east Los Angeles, and he's ab...Show More
146 Adam Brody

2:00:11 | May 13th, 2012

This fella is one of them big shot actor types. Mr & Mrs. Smith, The O.C., and plenty of other stuff. He'll fill you in during the show, which you'll watch if ya know what's good for ya!
145 Jason Biggs

2:07:36 | Apr 30th, 2012

Actor, whose very memorable big break was as Jim in the American Pie series!
144 Zachary Levi

2:05:31 | Apr 23rd, 2012

He's "Chuck" on Chuck! You may also know him from Less Than Perfect!
143 Ben Schwartz

1:27:33 | Apr 15th, 2012

Ben is a great actor who you know from Parks & Rec and House of Lies. This guy can crack wise.
147 Richard Kind

2:09:39 | Mar 20th, 2012

Richard Kind has done voices in practically every great animated film. Enjoy.
142 Ed Begley Jr

1:54:16 | Mar 18th, 2012

Actor and activist, Ed has acted in so many projects, his resume has an appendix. Join us as he talks about a few of his 250+ projects!
141 Drew Carey

2:04:06 | Mar 14th, 2012

The host of The Price is Right!
140 David Wain

2:15:02 | Mar 11th, 2012

Actor, producer, comedian and writer of comedy cult classics such as Wet Hot American Summer, Stella, and Wainy Days. We're happy to have this EXTREMELY talented director on our show. Oh, we forgot to mention directing. Yep, he does that, too.
139 Joe Lo Truglio

2:11:58 | Feb 22nd, 2012

Joe is an actor from The State that has starred in movies like Wanderlust and I Love You, Man
138 Garret Dillahunt

2:08:45 | Feb 18th, 2012

Garett is a wonderful actor who you know from Deadwood, No Country For Old Men, and Winter's Bone
137 Rachael Harris

1:48:46 | Jan 22nd, 2012

2012 Independent Spirit Award Best Actress nominee Rachel Harris graces us (and a live audience) with her beauty and wit. Did we mention she's hilarious?
136 David Krumholtz

2:08:06 | Jan 16th, 2012

Talented actor of screens both big and small, known recently for his work on the hit series Numb3rs.
135 Ed O'Neill

2:01:30 | Jan 9th, 2012

Ed O'Neill, the beloved American actor from Married With Children and Modern Family, sits down and chats with Kevin Pollak.
134 Patrick Warburton

1:57:28 | Nov 7th, 2011

Patrick Warburton: Actor, known for his work on Rules of Engagement, Family Guy, The Venture Brothers, and more!
133 Ivan Reitman

2:27:08 | Oct 30th, 2011

Ivan Reitman. Legendary director (Meatballs, Stripes, Ghostbusters, and so many more), producer (Private Parts, Up in the Air), and Canadian.
132 Glenn Howerton

2:05:51 | Oct 23rd, 2011

It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia!
131 Megan Mullaly

2:16:29 | Oct 16th, 2011

Star of Will & Grace, Children's Hospital and more theater than I came name!
130 Chris Pratt

2:15:51 | Oct 9th, 2011

Chris Pratt of Moneyball and Parks & Rec comes in and does his thing
129 Virginia Madsen

2:35:46 | Oct 3rd, 2011

Virginia Madsen. Oscar-nominated actress (Sideways) whose career has spanned nearly 3 decades (but it doesn't look a day over 2 decades)!
128 James L. Brooks

2:46:43 | Sep 26th, 2011

HOLY COW! Award winning writer and director of both film and television! Broadcast News! The Simpsons! Mary Tyler Moore (the show, not the person)! Taxi! HUGE!
127 Dana Gould

2:36:44 | Sep 18th, 2011

Dana Gould: Standup comedian, writer, and commentator for the Lucha VaVOOM wrestling promotion, he's appeared on Conan, Letterman, wrote on The Simpsons for a number of years, and has been working for the past few decades. This is an episode you won'...Show More
126 Greg Grunberg

1:22:14 | Sep 4th, 2011

GREG GRUNBERG Actor, best known for his work on Heroes, Felicity, and Alias chats with Kevin Pollak
125 Harry Shearer

2:24:11 | Aug 28th, 2011

HARRY SHEARER! Actor, author, musician, director, radio show host ? heck, he even owns his record label. Getting his start (albeit uncredited) in an Abbot and Costello movie in 1953, to voicing Mr. Burns and many other characters on The Simpsons, thi...Show More
124 Thomas Lennon

1:51:58 | Aug 21st, 2011

THOMAS LENNON! Actor, comedian, writer and director, from Reno 911, Wet Hot American Summer, and The State chats with Kevin Pollak.
123 Sugar Ray Leonard

2:07:25 | Aug 14th, 2011

SUGAR RAY LEONARD! Yes, THEE Sugar Ray Leonard! He's won world titles, he's held high honors ("Fighter of the Year"), and he's joining KPCS. If he can handle 12 rounds of boxing, he can handle a few T5's!
122 Phil Hendrie

2:29:21 | Aug 7th, 2011

PHIL HENDRIE! Radio comedy ICON, host of nationally syndicated "The Phil Hendrie Show", and occasional actor ("Semi-Pro", "King of the Hill"). We're excited for his insight into the world of radio!
121 John Landis

2:52:26 | Jul 31st, 2011

Director responsible for some of the cast and crews sense of humor. Not directly, but definitely influenced US (AND a lot of pop culture) with such hits as "Animal House", "The Blues Brothers", "Twilight Zone: The Movie", "Spies Like Us", "Trading Pl...Show More
120 Michael McKean

2:09:19 | Jul 24th, 2011

Comedian, actor, musician, and LEGEND. This man is comedy royalty and should require no introduction, but just in case: Spinal Tap, Planes Trains Automobiles, For Your Consideration... heck, he was Lenny on "Laverne and Shirley"! Comedy LEGEND.
119 Alison Brie

1:43:46 | Jul 17th, 2011

Actress Alison Brie (Trudy, "Mad Men" and Annie, "Community") graces the Kevin Pollak chat show with her beauty and talent!
118 Peter Weller

2:08:54 | Jul 10th, 2011

Peter Weller ("Robocop", "Screamers") chats with Kevin.
117 Damon Lindelof

2:48:16 | Jun 26th, 2011

Writer and Producer, his most recent credit is creating and producing LOST, but he's also worked on the Star Trek reboot (and the upcoming sequel), Cowboys Aliens, and so much more.
116 Oscar Nunez

1:54:48 | Jun 19th, 2011

Actor, best known (currently) for portraying the role of Oscar Martinez on NBC's "The Office" chats with Kevin Pollak!
115 Nick Offerman

2:20:22 | Jun 12th, 2011

Actor, and NOT just Ron Swanson from "Parks and Recreation"! "Sin City", "The Men who Stare At Goats", "All Good Things", and many more!
114 Stephen Tobolowsky

1:54:35 | Jun 5th, 2011

Prolific actor, appearing in many notable television shows and films, including Groundhog Day, Californication, Memento, The Insider, and Glee!
113 Christopher Guest

1:47:38 | May 29th, 2011

Director, Actor, Writer, Musician, having appeared in a long list of excellent films, though probably best known for perfecting the "mockumentary" genre!
112 Michael Chiklis

2:00:05 | May 22nd, 2011

Actor, known for his roles in "The Shield", "The Commish", and more recently, "No Ordinary Family" sits down and chats with Kevin Pollak
111 John Cho

2:13:55 | May 16th, 2011

John Cho, Actor, best known for his work in "Star Trek" and "Harold and Kumar"... okay, and "American Pie" as well (C'mon, we had to bring that up -- That movie was huge)!
110 Eugene Levy

2:10:12 | May 8th, 2011

Carrying a black belt in sketch comedy, and an impressive pedigree from SCTV and Second City, Mr. Levy has consistently appeared in some of the biggest (and funniest) comedies of the last 30 years!
109 Garfunkel and Oates

1:59:50 | May 1st, 2011

Garfunkel (aka actress Riki Lindhome) and Oates (aka actress Kate Micucci) are a musical act that, on first glance, you might expect to be quaint and folksy. Well, they are, but they have some hilariously raunchy stuff too. Having performed in New Yo...Show More
108 Rob Reiner

1:51:55 | Apr 28th, 2011

Rob Reiner, director of "The Princess Bride" "The Bucket List" and "When Harry Met Sally" sits down and has a conversation with Kevin. Rob Reiner also directed KPo, in one of his first major motion pictures, "A Few Good Men".
107 Demetri Martin

2:23:51 | Apr 18th, 2011

Demetri Martin, "Person" and "Daily Show," brings his comedic insight to the Chat Show's table
106 Fred Savage

2:06:51 | Mar 27th, 2011

Fred Savage, you may remember him from Kevin Arnold from "The Wonder Years", and the grandson in "The Princess Bride", and he's done his fair share of voice acting, to boot!
105 Laraine Newman

2:07:10 | Mar 20th, 2011

Laraine Newman, "SNL" original cast member, chats with Kevin about her career as a female comedienne.
104 Robert Kraft

1:59:33 | Mar 13th, 2011

Robert Kraft, president of FOX Music, chats with Kevin about his love of music and running the music side of a major motion picture and television studio.
103 Dave Thomas

2:04:38 | Mar 6th, 2011

Dave Thomas, "SCTV" shares some comedic insight into his life and career in comedy.
102 Lauren Graham

1:49:39 | Feb 27th, 2011

Lauren Graham ("Parenthood" "Bad Santa") chats with Kevin Pollak
101 Steve Jones

2:05:47 | Feb 21st, 2011

Steve Jones, "Sex Pistols," chats with Kevin about his life, his music career and his radio dj'ing.
100 Nathan Fillion

1:54:44 | Feb 14th, 2011

This week, Kevin is joined by Castle, Firefly, and Dr. Horrible's Sing-A-Long Blog star Nathan Fillion!
99 Adam Savage

2:01:49 | Feb 7th, 2011

Mythbusters host Adam Savage joins Kevin!
98 Marc Maron

1:22:25 | Jan 31st, 2011

Comedian Marc Maron joins Kevin!
97 Lisa Kudrow

2:30:51 | Jan 31st, 2011

Actress and comedian Lisa Kudrow joins Kevin!
96 Paul Dooley and Winnie Holzman

2:09:14 | Jan 17th, 2011

Writing/Acting/Directing power couple Paul Dooley and Winnie Holzman join Kevin!
95 Stephen Root

2:06:36 | Jan 10th, 2011

Stephen Root on KPCS!
94 Billy Bob Thornton

2:09:43 | Dec 27th, 2010

Billy Bob Thornton on KPCS!
93 Andy Richter

2:28:21 | Dec 20th, 2010

Andy Richter (Comedian, Conan O'Brien's right hand man) joins Kevin!
92 Colin Hanks

2:12:27 | Dec 13th, 2010

Colin Hanks (Actor, "The Good Guys") joins Kevin!
91 Eric Balfour

1:14:41 | Dec 6th, 2010

Eric Balfour (Actor, SyFy's "Haven", lead in “Skyline”, also appeared on "24") joins Kevin!
90 Laura Prepon

1:28:22 | Dec 6th, 2010

Laura Prepon (Actress; “That 70s Show” as Donna; “October Road” as Hannah) joins Kevin!
89 Leonard Maltin

2:21:54 | Nov 22nd, 2010

Leonard Maltin (Esteemed Film Historian and critic) joins Kevin!
88 Joel McHale

1:59:52 | Nov 16th, 2010

Joel McHale (Actor and comedian, star of “Community” and host of The Soup) joins Kevin!
87 Bradley Whitford

2:06:19 | Nov 8th, 2010

Bradley Whitford (Actor, "The Good Guys", "The West Wing") joins Kevin!
86 Jason Alexander

2:09:34 | Nov 1st, 2010

Award-winning actor and comedian, Jason Alexander (“Seinfeld”, “The Producers”) joins Kevin!
85 Robert Morse

2:01:23 | Oct 29th, 2010

Robert Morse (MAD MEN's "Bert Cooper"; accomplished stage and screen actor) joins Kevin Pollak!
83 Paul Provenza

1:27:54 | Oct 12th, 2010

Paul Provenza (Comedian; Director, "The Aristocrats") and Rick Overton (Stand-up Comedian) joins Kevin!
82 Tim Street

1:42:17 | Oct 11th, 2010

Tim Street (New Media guru, "French Maid TV" creator) joins Kevin Pollak!
84 Rick Overton

1:14:21 | Oct 10th, 2010

Rick Overton (Stand-up Comedian) joins Kevin!
81 Andy Kindler

1:36:40 | Oct 4th, 2010

Andy Kindler (Comedian, judge from "Last Comic Standing") joins Kevin Pollak!
80 Kathy Najimy

2:04:44 | Sep 27th, 2010

Kevin Pollak interviews actress Kathy Najimy!
79 Fred Willard

1:52:55 | Sep 20th, 2010

Kevin Pollak interviews actor and improvisational genius, Fred Willard.
78 Bryan Cranston

2:08:57 | Sep 13th, 2010

Kevin Pollak interviews award winning actor Bryan Cranston, star of "Breaking Bad".
77 Jimmy Pardo

1:51:58 | Sep 6th, 2010

Kevin Pollak interviews actor and comedian Jimmy Pardo!
76 Steven Weber

1:55:59 | Aug 30th, 2010

Kevin Pollak interviews actor and Huffington Post blogger Steven Weber!
75 Adam Scott

1:57:15 | Aug 23rd, 2010

Kevin Pollak interviews Adam Scott,  Actor from TV’s “Party Down!”, and “Parks and Recreation”, as well as next years comedy “My Idiot Brother”.
74 Neil Patrick Harris

2:02:14 | Aug 16th, 2010

Kevin Pollak interviews Neil Patrick Harris!
73 Rich Eisen

1:51:01 | Aug 8th, 2010

Kevin Pollak interviews American sports journalist Rich Eisen!
72 Larry Miller

1:50:58 | Aug 1st, 2010

Kevin interviews comedian and satirist Larry Miller.
71 John Slattery

1:58:17 | Jul 26th, 2010

Kevin interviews Mad Men's John Slattery.
70 Rob Riggle

2:15:26 | Jul 19th, 2010

Rob Riggle chats about joining the Marine Corps to become a pilot and how he chose a life in comedy, as well as his journey on both have co-existing for 20 years.
69 J.K. Simmons

1:53:31 | Jul 12th, 2010

J.K. Simmons (Character actor from  "Spiderman", "Juno", "Oz", and more) joins Kevin.
68 Paul Rudd

2:14:53 | Jun 28th, 2010

Kevin interviews actor Paul Rudd.
67 Craig Ferguson

1:43:31 | Jun 21st, 2010

Kevin interviews Late Late Show host Craig Ferguson.
66 Wayne Federman

34:33 | Jun 7th, 2010

Kevin interviews Wayne Federman.
65 Alan Zweibel

1:17:21 | Jun 6th, 2010

Kevin interviews Alan Zweibel.
64 Martin Mull

1:44:30 | May 30th, 2010

Kevin interviews actor Martin Mull.
63 Greg Proops

1:21:02 | May 23rd, 2010

Kevin sits down with actor/comedian Greg Proops!
62 Titus Welliver

1:18:36 | May 22nd, 2010

Kevin Pollak interviews The Man in Black from Lost himself, Titus Welliver.
61 The Sklar Brothers

1:43:14 | May 17th, 2010

Kevin interviews comedians, Jason and Randy Sklar.
60 Justine Bateman

1:42:21 | May 9th, 2010

Kevin chats with actress Justine Bateman.
59 Cheri Oteri

1:54:32 | May 3rd, 2010

Kevin interviews talented Actress and Comedienne, Cheri Oteri!
58 James Roday and Maggie Lawson

1:23:25 | Apr 19th, 2010

Kevin chats with James Roday and Maggie Lawson.
57 Henry Winkler

1:49:19 | Apr 5th, 2010

Kevin chats with Henry Winkler.
56 Daniel Stern

1:53:36 | Mar 29th, 2010

Kevin chats with Daniel Stern.
55 Annie Duke

1:57:49 | Mar 16th, 2010

Kevin chats with poker superstar Annie Duke.
54 Seann William Scott

1:43:41 | Mar 2nd, 2010

Kevin chats with Seann William Scott.
53 James Urbaniak

1:35:08 | Feb 23rd, 2010

Kevin chats with James Urbaniak.
52 Jason Reitman

1:35:42 | Feb 21st, 2010

Kevin chats with Jason Reitman.
51 Billy West and John DiMaggio

2:24:19 | Jan 25th, 2010

Kevin chats with Billy West and John DiMaggio.
50 Cast and Crew of "Drones"

3:03:37 | Jan 21st, 2010

Kevin chats with the cast and crew of Drones.
49 Dave Coulier

2:30:08 | Jan 20th, 2010

Kevin chats with Dave Coulier.
48 Chris Hardwick

2:22:48 | Dec 15th, 2009

Kevin chats with Chris Hardwick.
47 Nick Kroll

2:28:23 | Dec 6th, 2009

Kevin chats with Nick Kroll.
46 Robert Legato

2:27:29 | Nov 22nd, 2009

Kevin chats with Robert Legato.
45 David Koechner

2:30:43 | Nov 15th, 2009

Kevin chats with David Koechner.
44 Brian Tyler

1:59:39 | Nov 9th, 2009

Kevin chats with Brian Tyler.
43 Douglas Sarine and Kent Nichols

2:00:33 | Nov 1st, 2009

Kevin chats with Douglas Sarine and Kent Nichols.
42 "Weird Al" Yankovic

2:04:41 | Oct 21st, 2009

Kevin chats with "Weird Al" Yankovic.
41 Paul F. Tompkins

1:50:54 | Oct 18th, 2009

Kevin chats with Paul F. Tompkins.
40 Eddie Izzard

2:31:56 | Oct 11th, 2009

Kevin chats with Eddie Izzard.
39 Lisa Loeb

1:49:51 | Oct 9th, 2009

Kevin chats with Lisa Loeb.
38 Kevin Nealon

1:32:11 | Sep 27th, 2009

Kevin chats with Kevin Nealon.
37 Jane Campion

1:25:03 | Sep 22nd, 2009

Kevin chats with Jane Campion.
36 Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova

1:28:17 | Sep 21st, 2009

Kevin chats with Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova.
35 Rich Sommer and Michael Gladis

2:20:53 | Sep 13th, 2009

Kevin chats with Rich Sommer and Michael Gladis.
34 Rob Corddry

2:07:23 | Sep 6th, 2009

Kevin chats with Rob Corddry.
33 Seth MacFarlane

2:19:17 | Aug 30th, 2009

Kevin chats with Seth MacFarlane.
32 Hank Azaria

2:11:27 | Aug 23rd, 2009

Kevin chats with Hank Azaria.
31 Steve Agee

1:10:19 | Aug 16th, 2009

Kevin chats with Steve Agee.
30 Samm Levine Returns

1:04:25 | Aug 13th, 2009

Kevin chats with Samm Levine for a second time.
29 Rob Huebel and Paul Scheer

2:11:13 | Aug 9th, 2009

Kevin chats with Rob Huebel and Paul Scheer.
28 Craig Bierko

1:54:58 | Aug 2nd, 2009

Kevin chats with Craig Bierko.
27 Jason Lee

1:47:41 | Jul 26th, 2009

Kevin chats with Jason Lee.
26 Nick Swardson

1:33:20 | Jul 19th, 2009

Kevin chats with Nick Swardson.
25 Mike Binder

2:18:18 | Jul 12th, 2009

Kevin chats with Mike Binder.
24 Kevin Smith

2:22:10 | Jun 28th, 2009

Kevin chats with Kevin Smith.
23 Dan Finnerty

2:00:02 | Jun 21st, 2009

Kevin chats with Dan Finnerty.
22 Illeana Douglas

1:36:41 | Jun 14th, 2009

Kevin chats with Illeana Douglas.
21 Nia Vardalos

1:25:31 | Jun 7th, 2009

Kevin chats with Nia Vardalos.
20 Dana Carvey

1:30:21 | May 31st, 2009

Kevin chats with SNL alum Dana Carvey.
19 Adam Carolla

1:12:49 | May 29th, 2009

Kevin chats with Adam Carolla.
18 Josh Malina

1:22:19 | May 24th, 2009

Kevin chats with Josh Malina.
17 George Gallo

1:16:45 | May 20th, 2009

Kevin chats with George Gallo.
16 Felicia Day

1:25:53 | May 15th, 2009

Kevin chats with Felicia Day.
15 Curt Smith

1:15:49 | May 10th, 2009

Kevin chats with Curt Smith.
14 Chris Mallick

1:05:38 | May 7th, 2009

Kevin chats with Chris Mallick.
13 Matthew Perry

1:30:41 | May 3rd, 2009

Kevin chats with actor Matthew Perry.
12 Alex Albrecht

1:02:55 | Apr 30th, 2009

Kevin chats with Alex Albrecht.
11 Jon Hamm

59:12 | Apr 24th, 2009

Kevin chats with Mad Men star Jon Hamm.
10 Paget Brewster

1:13:54 | Apr 19th, 2009

Kevin chats with Paget Brewster.
9 Christopher McQuarrie

1:19:14 | Apr 17th, 2009

Kevin Chats with Christopher McQuarrie
8 Doug Benson

1:20:31 | Apr 15th, 2009

Kevin chats with Doug Benson.
7 Bobby Slayton

53:26 | Apr 12th, 2009

Kevin chats with Bobby Slayton.
6 Elon Musk

59:03 | Apr 10th, 2009

Kevin chats with Elon Musk.
5 Jason Antoon

48:41 | Apr 5th, 2009

Kevin chats with Jason Antoon.
4 Joe Mantegna

51:18 | Mar 29th, 2009

Kevin chats with Joe Mantegna.
3 Jim Gaffigan

58:26 | Mar 27th, 2009

Kevin chats with comedian Jim Gaffigan.
2 Samm Levine

47:52 | Mar 26th, 2009

Kevin chats with Samm Levine.
1 Levar Burton

59:42 | Feb 21st, 2009

Kevin chats with LeVar Burton.
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