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Larry Wilmore: Black on the Air

By The Ringer

Emmy Award—winning producer, actor, and comedian Larry Wilmore is back on the air, hosting a podcast where he weighs in on the issues of the week and interviews guests in the worlds of politics, entertainment, culture, sports, and beyond.

  1. 1.
    Tracee Ellis Ross Wants to Show Up for Something Bigger Than Herself | Larry Wilmore: Black on the Air (Ep. 55)11/09/2018
    1:10:20
  2. 2.
    Historian Doris Kearns Goodwin Looks to the Presidents of the Past to Understand the Politics of Today | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 54)10/26/2018
    1:24:14
  3. 3.
    Gender and Privilege With ‘Transparent’ Creator Jill Soloway | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 53)10/11/2018
    1:12:27
  4. 4.
    Nancy Pelosi Says “Trump Is Trying to Break the #MeToo Movement” | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 52)10/02/2018
    1:06:18
  5. 5.
    Cosby, Kavanaugh and Black Republicans, Oh My | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 51)09/27/2018
    45:08
  6. 6.
    Eric Holder on the Chaos Inside the White House and the Importance of November | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 50)09/13/2018
    1:24:13
  7. 7.
    GOP Strategist Rick Wilson on How Republicans Got Here | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 49)08/23/2018
    59:39
  8. 8.
    Authenticity in Politicians, and What Young Voters Want with Jason Kander | Black On The Air (Ep.48)08/17/2018
    50:25
  1. 9.
    Bill Simmons Talks Politics, Conspiracies, and Legacies | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 47)08/09/2018
    1:19:04
  2. 10.
    Ibtihaj Muhammad’s Unlikely American Dream | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 46)07/19/2018
    1:16:08
  3. 11.
    Travon Free Tells His Story | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 45)07/12/2018
    1:10:19
  4. 12.
    Roy Hibbert on LeBron James, Rajon Rondo, and the New Lakers | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 44)07/03/2018
    55:39
  5. 13.
    Mike Pesca Debates the Greatest Sports What-Ifs | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 43)06/28/2018
    1:08:34
  6. 14.
    Senator Tim Kaine on President Trump’s Failures on Immigration | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 42)06/21/2018
    51:24
  7. 15.
    Nell Scovell and Breaking Into the Hollywood Boys' Club | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 41)06/07/2018
    1:03:16
  8. 16.
    Reliving the Greatest Moments of 'The Americans' With Executive Producer Joel Fields | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 40)05/31/2018
    1:04:35
  9. 17.
    Gabrielle Union Doesn’t Hold Back | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 39)05/17/2018
    1:04:47
  10. 18.
    Jake Tapper on Idealizing Our Political Past and Improving Our Political Future | Larry Wilmore: Black on the Air (Ep. 38)05/10/2018
    1:03:43
  11. 19.
    Washington Governor Jay Inslee on Combatting Trump and Climate Change | Larry Wilmore: Black on the Air (Ep. 37)04/26/2018
    1:24:39
  12. 20.
    Love and Relationships in the Digital Age with Joanna Coles of Hearst Magazines | Larry Wilmore (Ep.36)04/19/2018
    1:22:43
  13. 21.
    NBA Stories and Listener Questions With Roy Hibbert | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 35)04/12/2018
    1:11:29
  14. 22.
    Remembering Martin Luther King Jr. and Courtney B. Vance on Working With Legends | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 34)04/04/2018
    1:24:12
  15. 23.
    Eating Well and Making Hit TV Shows With 'Everybody Loves Raymond' Creator Phil Rosenthal | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 33)03/15/2018
    1:16:42
  16. 24.
    Forest Whitaker Displays His Range as an Actor and Philanthropist | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 32)03/08/2018
    1:11:27
  17. 25.
    Katie Couric and the Difficulties of Dialogue in These Times | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 31)02/22/2018
    1:15:45
  18. 26.
    Tessa Thompson Is What the Future of Sci-Fi Looks Like | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 30)02/15/2018
    1:19:20
  19. 27.
    ‘Moneyball’ author Michael Lewis on How to Get Invited to Steve Bannon’s House and More | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 29)02/08/2018
    1:03:03
  20. 28.
    David Frum’s Theory of ‘Trumpocracy’ | Larry Wilmore (Ep. 28) 02/03/2018
    1:19:12
  21. 29.
    Stories From ‘Get Out,’ ‘The West Wing,’ and ‘The Post’ With Bradley Whitford (Ep. 27)01/18/2018
    1:13:40
  22. 30.
    Jeffrey Toobin and the Breakneck Speed of Breaking News (Ep. 26) 01/11/2018
    1:00:04
  23. 31.
    The Best of Larry Wilmore, With Neil deGrasse Tyson, Issa Rae, and Malcolm Gladwell (Ep. 25)12/28/2017
    48:15
  24. 32.
    Ezra Klein and the Need for Explanatory Journalism (Ep. 24)12/21/2017
    1:16:50
  25. 33.
    Dan Rather Keeps It 100 (Ep. 23)12/07/2017
    1:22:54
  26. 34.
    Judd Apatow's Unwavering Love of Comedy (Ep. 22)11/30/2017
    1:04:58
  27. 35.
    Daveed Diggs on How to Get by Till You Win a Tony Award (Ep. 21)11/22/2017
    1:15:57
  28. 36.
    Old Showbiz Stories with Carl Reiner (Ep. 20)11/09/2017
    1:05:54
  29. 37.
    Taking a Stand Against Sexual Harassment With Gretchen Carlson (Ep. 19) 10/26/2017
    1:02:22
  30. 38.
    Ta-Nehisi Coates and Understanding Racial Disparity (Ep. 18) 10/19/2017
    1:07:44
  31. 39.
    The Mailbag Episode (Ep. 17)10/13/2017
    36:57
  32. 40.
    Michael Bennett on the Importance of Activism and Being a Historian (Ep. 16)10/08/2017
    48:56
  33. 41.
    The Fight for Reproductive Rights With Planned Parenthood’s Cecile Richards (Ep. 15)09/25/2017
    57:06
  34. 42.
    Live From the Now Hear This Festival With Robin Thede of ‘The Rundown’ (Ep. 14)09/12/2017
    1:29:02
  35. 43.
    Pod Save America’s Jon Lovett and Jon Favreau Reflect on Crafting Political Messages With President Obama (Ep. 13)09/07/2017
    1:11:22
  36. 44.
    The Fight for Equality With Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian of ‘The Young Turks’ (Ep. 12)08/31/2017
    1:15:36
  37. 45.
    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on Charlottesville, Racism, and Athlete Activism (Ep. 11)08/16/2017
    56:30
  38. 46.
    Bill Maher on Political Correctness, the Power of an Apology, and What the Democratic Party Should Do Next (Ep. 10)08/10/2017
    1:03:50
  39. 47.
    Issa Rae on the ‘Hoe Phase’ and Finding Her Voice (Ep. 10)08/03/2017
    1:04:04
  40. 48.
    Malcolm Gladwell on Pioneers, Tokens, and ‘The Satire Paradox’ (Ep. 9)07/20/2017
    1:10:05
  41. 49.
    Senator Al Franken and Comedy's Relationship to Politics (Ep. 8)07/13/2017
    51:38
  42. 50.
    The Complexities of Celebrating the Fourth of July, and Bassem Youssef on the Power of Satire for Social Change (Ep. 7)07/06/2017
    1:13:35
  43. 51.
    The Situation in North Korea, Patriotism vs. Criticism, and Kumail Nanjiani on Arranged Marriages and ‘The Big Sick’ (Ep. 6)06/22/2017
    1:16:26
  44. 52.
    Let’s Stop Giving Propaganda a Platform, and ESPN’s Cari Champion on Women and Politics in Sports and Broadcasting (Ep. 5)06/15/2017
    1:16:11
  45. 53.
    The N-Word, a Formula for Detecting Bullshit, and Charlamagne Tha God on ‘Black Privilege’ (Ep. 4)06/08/2017
    1:04:20
  46. 54.
    Neil deGrasse Tyson on the Absence of Curiosity, Sounding Black, and Why Astrophysics Is His Calling (Ep. 3)05/25/2017
    1:07:14
  47. 55.
    Cosby Resurfaces, Trump’s Three Degrees of Lying, and Bernie Sanders on the Polarization of America (Ep. 2)05/18/2017
    54:28
  48. 56.
    Trump’s Casual Lying and Norman Lear on Creating Socially Impactful Television (Ep. 1)05/11/2017
    53:37
  49. 57.
    'Black on the Air' Teaser05/09/2017
    1:03

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