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Story Worthy

By Christine Blackburn / Wondery

If you like The MOTH and This American Life you'll love Story Worthy, a lively show featuring true, personal stories told by Hollywood’s most interesting talents. Christine Blackburn hosts this weekly show who's guests include Adam Carolla, Jimmy Pardo, Danny Zuker, Laurie Kilmartin, Jon Gabrus, Dave Koechner, Scott Ian, Randy Sklar, Sarah Colonna, Jordan Brady, Heather McDonald, Kelly Carlin, Dan O'Shannon, Ken Levine,  Bobcat Goldthwait, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Toby Huss, Matt Oswalt, Phil Rosenthal, Dana Gould, Eddie Peppitone, Jen Kirkman, Teressa Strasser, Mindy Rickles, Jason Horton, Sugar Ray Leonard and many more talented comedians, writers and actors. New episode every Monday! Listen right here- http://bit.ly/2eSlJZw

  1. 1.
    LGBTQ'ing Is Harder Than I Thought with Comedian Helen Hong18 June 2018
    40:16
  2. 2.
    500th Episode!! Delivering Burt with Writer/Comedian Mike Carano11 June 2018
    45:30
  3. 3.
    Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at The Hollywood Improv on April 28th 20184 June 2018
    1:00:42
  4. 4.
    How To Mock A President And Not Get Caught with Voice Actor Chris Cox28 May 2018
    53:03
  5. 5.
    Death with Impressionist/Voiceover Artist Rachel Butera21 May 2018
    44:48
  6. 6.
    Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books on April 22, 201814 May 2018
    57:34
  7. 7.
    Losing a Tooth in Paris with Writer/Comedian Steve Bluestein7 May 2018
    44:35
  8. 8.
    SPECIAL: My Tennis Buddies! Scenes From Parting with Director/Actor/Playwright Tony Tanner3 May 2018
    35:20
  1. 9.
    Hanging Out With The Olsen Twins with Comic/Writer Jennifer Vally30 April 2018
    37:15
  2. 10.
    An Evening Of Overconsumption with Actor/Comic Jon Gabrus23 April 2018
    50:13
  3. 11.
    A Horse Died in My Arms with Comic Matt Ritter16 April 2018
    48:58
  4. 12.
    Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow! Live At The Hollywood Improv March 24th 201812 April 2018
    1:05:17
  5. 13.
    Goodfellas to Gotti with Comedian/Actor Bob Golub9 April 2018
    41:11
  6. 14.
    I Was In A Southern California Wildfire with Actress Olivia Taylor Dudley2 April 2018
    38:14
  7. 15.
    Hillbilly Houseboat with Comedian Laura House26 March 2018
    51:12
  8. 16.
    Introducing Safe For Work19 March 2018
    12:02
  9. 17.
    My Son Went To The Naval Academy with Brand Expert Nancy Hala19 March 2018
    49:28
  10. 18.
    SPECIAL: My Tennis Buddies! Aging with Dr. Ed Schneider15 March 2018
    36:49
  11. 19.
    Sudden Death with Comedian Jaclyn Marfuggi12 March 2018
    45:14
  12. 20.
    My Life Took An Unexpected Turn with Writer Christopher Brune-Horan5 March 2018
    49:01
  13. 21.
    Dead People Suck with Comedian Laurie Kilmartin26 February 2018
    53:35
  14. 22.
    Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow! Live At The Hollywood Improv February 15, 201822 February 2018
    1:14:24
  15. 23.
    I Was A Local News Reporter with Actor/Comedian Bob Wiltfong19 February 2018
    52:57
  16. 24.
    Busboy To The Stars with Actor Mike McShane12 February 2018
    47:42
  17. 25.
    My Near Death Experience with Comedian/Actor Johnno Wilson5 February 2018
    53:36
  18. 26.
    Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Live At The Hollywood Improv January 20th, 20181 February 2018
    1:04:30
  19. 27.
    Misdiagnosed With Two STD's with Comedian/Actor Benji Aflalo29 January 2018
    48:59
  20. 28.
    Introducing Launch23 January 2018
    18:07
  21. 29.
    Landing My Dream Job with Producer Sheri Salata 22 January 2018
    56:41
  22. 30.
    Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at The Hollywood Improv December 30th, 201718 January 2018
    47:46
  23. 31.
    Turning No's Into Yes's with Hollywood Manager Barry Katz15 January 2018
    1:06:02
  24. 32.
    BONUS STORY! Barry Katz (Industry Standard) 14 January 2018
    12:57
  25. 33.
    Frozen Yogurt With Elaine May with Writer/Producer Phil Rosenthal 8 January 2018
    49:27
  26. 34.
    My Worst Interviews Ever with Talking Tech's Jefferson Graham1 January 2018
    46:07
  27. 35.
    I Kept Running Into John Lennon with Comedian/Actor Rick Overton25 December 2017
    36:45
  28. 36.
    SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! Love Hurts with Host Christine Blackburn21 December 2017
    22:55
  29. 37.
    Thank You For Being A Friend with Comedian/Actor John Flynn18 December 2017
    41:11
  30. 38.
    The Walking Dead with Guitarist/Author Scott Ian of Anthrax11 December 2017
    1:05:47
  31. 39.
    Kleptomaniac with Actor/Master Storyteller Christopher Rivas4 December 2017
    35:07
  32. 40.
    Brush With The Law with Comedian Matt Knudsen27 November 2017
    40:40
  33. 41.
    I Was A Cross Eyed Kid with Comedian Kristen Carney20 November 2017
    43:17
  34. 42.
    Bonus: Thanksgiving Binge16 November 2017
    5:52
  35. 43.
    #MeToo with Comedian Ryan Doon13 November 2017
    43:04
  36. 44.
    Love and Basketball in Spain with Author Paul Shirley6 November 2017
    57:17
  37. 45.
    A Haunting in Hells Kitchen with Comedian Sharon Houston30 October 2017
    44:06
  38. 46.
    What I Would Do To Get A Playboy Magazine with Comedian Jason Horton23 October 2017
    46:02
  39. 47.
    Shotgun Story Worthy LIVE at the Hollywood Improv with Peter Mehlman, Spike Feresten and Gina Grad! 19 October 2017
    1:02:14
  40. 48.
    Comedy in The Middle East with Comedian Nemr16 October 2017
    52:59
  41. 49.
    A Dozen Celeb Stories with Comedian Tony Tripoli9 October 2017
    44:58
  42. 50.
    Soldiers Are Soldiers with Filmmaker Jordan Brady2 October 2017
    50:15
  43. 51.
    My Surprise Bosnian Brother with Writer/Comedian Brock Wilbur25 September 2017
    39:36
  44. 52.
    SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! College Sex with Host Christine Blackburn 21 September 2017
    19:27
  45. 53.
    Jokes and Death with Television Writer/Author Ian Gurvitz18 September 2017
    51:02
  46. 54.
    Embarrassed with Comedian Mindy Rickles11 September 2017
    47:35
  47. 55.
    Shotgun Story Worthy LIVE at the Hollywood Improv with Wendy Liebman, Matt Oswalt and Heather McDonald!7 September 2017
    55:05
  48. 56.
    From Lawyer To Comic with Comedian/Actress Gail Thomas4 September 2017
    36:53
  49. 57.
    Tinder with Writer Molly McAleer28 August 2017
    48:58
  50. 58.
    The Day I Had Enough Of This Shit with Writer Adrienne Airhart21 August 2017
    41:05
  51. 59.
    SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! Emergency on a 727 with Host Christine Blackburn 17 August 2017
    16:26
  52. 60.
    My Wedding Day with Comedian/Voiceover Artist Anna Vocino14 August 2017
    53:08
  53. 61.
    Shotgun Story Worthy LIVE at the Hollywood Improv with Rider Strong, Alison Rosen and Sascha Rothchild!10 August 2017
    49:10
  54. 62.
    Neighbors with Actress Annie Korzen7 August 2017
    40:43
  55. 63.
    Doing Mushrooms on Hollywood Boulevard with Writer Jason Shapiro31 July 2017
    36:40
  56. 64.
    Finding Closure with Comedian Hannes Phinney24 July 2017
    52:01
  57. 65.
    SPECIAL: Story Worthy's 7th Anniversary Show! My First French Kiss with Actress Wendi McLendon-Covey17 July 2017
    51:33
  58. 66.
    Meeting My Wife with Author/Creator of FOUND Davy Rothbart10 July 2017
    44:52
  59. 67.
    Ending a Friendship with Comedian Sarah Colonna3 July 2017
    43:58
  60. 68.
    Planning a Trip with Comedian Randy Sklar26 June 2017
    46:03
  61. 69.
    SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! I Was Bachelorette #2 on The Dating Game with Host Christine Blackburn 22 June 2017
    17:28
  62. 70.
    Misdiagnosed with Comedian Rachael O'Brien19 June 2017
    31:58
  63. 71.
    That Time I Tried To Kill My Dad with Comedian Brandt Tobler12 June 2017
    43:36
  64. 72.
    Hollywood Kids with Author/Thinker Kelly Carlin5 June 2017
    44:14
  65. 73.
    I Killed JFK with Hollywood Manager/Producer Barry Katz29 May 2017
    54:14
  66. 74.
    SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! Back Home For Chemotherapy with Host Christine Blackburn 25 May 2017
    19:56
  67. 75.
    My First Day At An Evangelical Psychiatric Institute with Author Maggie Rowe 22 May 2017
    40:05
  68. 76.
    Too Old For Backpacking with Author Matteson Perry15 May 2017
    36:50
  69. 77.
    Attacked By A Trump Supporter with Comedian John Caparulo8 May 2017
    39:52
  70. 78.
    Back To Church with Author Sandra Tsing Loh1 May 2017
    55:47
  71. 79.
    Mice, Bees, and Weed, Oh My! with Comedian Jen Kober24 April 2017
    39:35
  72. 80.
    SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! That Time I Got Medivacked Out Of The Peace Corps with Host Christine Blackburn20 April 2017
    20:24
  73. 81.
    Watching a Mob Hit with Singer/Actress Rena Strober (Veep, Les Miserables)17 April 2017
    38:24
  74. 82.
    Go or Don't Go with Dr. Michael Gervais10 April 2017
    40:03
  75. 83.
    Introducing I Hate My Boss4 April 2017
    18:03
  76. 84.
    I Found A Human Foot In The Woods with Writer Lauren Reeves3 April 2017
    36:22
  77. 85.
    Unusual Hobbies with Writer Dan O'Shannon27 March 2017
    41:48
  78. 86.
    The Heckler with Comedian Ritch Shydner20 March 2017
    45:34
  79. 87.
    SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! That Time I Joined The Peace Corps with Host Christine Blackburn16 March 2017
    21:52
  80. 88.
    Fat City- The Criterion Collection with Writer Matt Oswalt13 March 2017
    32:22
  81. 89.
    The Break Up with Comedian Lahna Turner6 March 2017
    35:53
  82. 90.
    Narcissistic Personality Disorder with Comedian Craig Shoemaker27 February 2017
    43:45
  83. 91.
    Nightmare Gig on a Cruise Ship with Comedian Cathy Ladman20 February 2017
    22:55
  84. 92.
    Serial Sister with Comedian Heather McDonald13 February 2017
    41:26
  85. 93.
    SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! I Went To The Middle East With Yakov Smirnoff with Host Christine Blackburn9 February 2017
    21:18
  86. 94.
    High School Reunion with Actor Dave Koechner6 February 2017
    17:46
  87. 95.
    Pot Cookies with Comedian Todd Glass30 January 2017
    17:07
  88. 96.
    Hollywood's Circle of Life with Humorist Mark Miller23 January 2017
    14:49
  89. 97.
    SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! Confessions From a Stewardess with Host Christine Blackburn19 January 2017
    16:09
  90. 98.
    I Love Weed with Comedian Jennifer Vally16 January 2017
    22:45
  91. 99.
    Overdeliver with Hollywood Manager Barry Katz9 January 2017
    21:06
  92. 100.
    Juice Cleanse with Writer Laura House2 January 2017
    18:33
  93. 101.
    SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! Me and Malibu: A Tale of Two Loves with Host Christine Blackburn29 December 2016
    22:22
  94. 102.
    Finding My Father with Comedian Darren Carter26 December 2016
    18:06
  95. 103.
    The Gift Of Listening: A Holiday Special20 December 2016
    32:48
  96. 104.
    White Water Rafting with Actress Iris Bahr19 December 2016
    14:27
  97. 105.
    I Was George Harrison's Ghost Writer with Author Ivor Davis12 December 2016
    13:57
  98. 106.
    The Birds and The Bees with Actress Wendi McLendon-Covey5 December 2016
    22:28
  99. 107.
    How Elmore Leonard Saved My Life with Writer Vito Lapiccola28 November 2016
    14:48
  100. 108.
    I Worked as a Page at NBC with Writer Matt Oswalt21 November 2016
    14:49
  101. 109.
    The Mattress Chick with Comedian/Author Amber Tozer14 November 2016
    14:27
  102. 110.
    Cancer with Actor Toby Huss7 November 2016
    20:59
  103. 111.
    How I Met Piggy Demon with Comic Dana Gould31 October 2016
    17:50
  104. 112.
    My First Big Feature Film with Comedian Erica Rhodes24 October 2016
    16:44
  105. 113.
    Stalker with Author Charles Freericks17 October 2016
    20:44
  106. 114.
    Meeting The President with Comedian Matt Knudsen10 October 2016
    14:14
  107. 115.
    The Lipstick Effect with Author/Actress Annabelle Gurwitch3 October 2016
    23:32
  108. 116.
    Shitting Your Pants with Comedian Tony Tripoli26 September 2016
    23:06
  109. 117.
    Panic Attack at Gelson's with Writer Brian Finkelstein19 September 2016
    16:08
  110. 118.
    Grief with Actor Jim Beaver12 September 2016
    13:13
  111. 119.
    Burning Man with Writer Penelope Lombard5 September 2016
    17:11
  112. 120.
    Orgies with Comedian/Actor Rick Overton29 August 2016
    16:04
  113. 121.
    How I Met My Husband with Personality Leigh Koechner22 August 2016
    15:23
  114. 122.
    BEST of Legendary Musicians with Comedian Murray Valeriano and Writer/Journalist David Wild 15 August 2016
    37:23
  115. 123.
    Beverly Hills with Comedian Jennifer Vally8 August 2016
    51:01
  116. 124.
    You Can Never Go Home with Comedian Cathy Ladman1 August 2016
    1:13:42
  117. 125.
    Commercial Directing with Director Jordan Brady25 July 2016
    1:06:24
  118. 126.
    I Saved A Lady In The Jungle in Thailand with Comedian Dennis Gubbins18 July 2016
    47:49
  119. 127.
    The Hugging Amma with Comedian Kirk Fox11 July 2016
    51:31
  120. 128.
    BEST of America with Comedian Ed Crasnick and Comedian Yakov Smirnoff4 July 2016
    51:44
  121. 129.
    Hooking Up With A High School Crush with Author Matteson Perry27 June 2016
    1:01:17
  122. 130.
    I Was Accidentally In A Threesome with Comedian Kira Soltanovich20 June 2016
    1:03:21
  123. 131.
    Hell Gig or What I Did For Stand-Up with Comedian Ed Crasnick13 June 2016
    49:08
  124. 132.
    The Opening Act with Comedian/Musician Henry Phillips6 June 2016
    1:08:37
  125. 133.
    When I First Got To Hollywood with Writer Dan Frischman30 May 2016
    1:03:02
  126. 134.
    Killing Squirrels With My Father with Comedian Theo Von23 May 2016
    1:03:42
  127. 135.
    How I Became a Hollywood Stylist with Stylist Jen Rade16 May 2016
    1:20:40
  128. 136.
    BEST of Sexual Confusion with Actress Wendi McLendon-Covey and Actor/Comedian Kevin Allison12 May 2016
    51:01
  129. 137.
    Show Business Faux Pas with Writer Tracy Newman9 May 2016
    58:38
  130. 138.
    My First Girlfriend with Writer Ken Levine2 May 2016
    1:00:23
  131. 139.
    I Spoke With A Clairvoyant with Comedian Greta Titelman25 April 2016
    1:02:39
  132. 140.
    How My Wife Yelled At Me and Saved The World with Writer David Wild18 April 2016
    50:00
  133. 141.
    Trying To Fit In with Artistic Director Jamie Flam11 April 2016
    49:15
  134. 142.
    BEST of Dating Troubles with Alex M. Stein and Matteson Perry7 April 2016
    37:48
  135. 143.
    The Family Business with Hair Colorist Marco Pelusi 4 April 2016
    58:42
  136. 144.
    Laughter Heals with Comedian Craig Shoemaker28 March 2016
    1:10:17
  137. 145.
    The Mile High Club with Comedian Mark DeCarlo21 March 2016
    57:52
  138. 146.
    I Was George Harrison's Ghost Writer with Ivor Davis14 March 2016
    57:05
  139. 147.
    The Pink Marine with Greg Cope-White7 March 2016
    56:39
  140. 148.
    Overdeliver with Hollywood Manager Barry Katz29 February 2016
    1:09:39
  141. 149.
    Real Bodies, Real Issues with Actress Clementine Ford22 February 2016
    57:33
  142. 150.
    BEST of Comedy Store Comics with Filmmaker/Comedian Bobcat Goldthwait and Pauly Shore18 February 2016
    21:51
  143. 151.
    Stage Mom with Public Relations Expert Margot Black15 February 2016
    49:30
  144. 152.
    You Won't Like What You Smell with Filmmaker Jon Whelan8 February 2016
    55:42
  145. 153.
    Write What You Know with Writer/Creator Phil Rosenthal1 February 2016
    1:01:57
  146. 154.
    Inside Politics with Author Lance Simmens25 January 2016
    1:05:46
  147. 155.
    The Night My Mentalist Husband Went Mental with Author Vicki Abelson18 January 2016
    54:28
  148. 156.
    The Machine with Comedian Bert Kreischer11 January 2016
    1:03:22
  149. 157.
    Road Stories with Comedian/Actor Rick Overton4 January 2016
    46:24
  150. 158.
    The Energy Healer with Radio Personality Gina Grad28 December 2015
    1:05:02
  151. 159.
    Almost Famous with Writer/Creator Jon Hotchkiss21 December 2015
    1:08:36
  152. 160.
    Awkward Celebrity Encounters with Comedian Matthew Cole Weiss14 December 2015
    1:02:19
  153. 161.
    The Eggroll with Host Zach Brooks7 December 2015
    57:56
  154. 162.
    I Blame Dennis Hopper with Actress Illeana Douglas30 November 2015
    1:23:31
  155. 163.
    BEST OF Relatives with Comic Mike Siegel and Pittsburgh's Own Jim Krenn26 November 2015
    35:25
  156. 164.
    I Followed a DJ Around The World with Filmmaker Kandeyce Jorden23 November 2015
    49:08
  157. 165.
    My Bad Moondance With Van Morrison with Writer David Wild16 November 2015
    57:39
  158. 166.
    Wedding Anniversary Nightmares with Comedian/Author Dani Klein-Modisett9 November 2015
    58:16
  159. 167.
    Finding My Father with Comedian Darren Carter2 November 2015
    51:11
  160. 168.
    Bad Dad Decisions with Comic Jon Reep26 October 2015
    1:01:18
  161. 169.
    BEST of Sexy Ladies with Playmate Angel Boris and Choreographer Robin Antin22 October 2015
    46:09
  162. 170.
    Bodily Fluids with Comedian/Writer Sabrina Cognata19 October 2015
    51:59
  163. 171.
    Finding Bill Murray with Author/Entrepreneur Mike Bonifer12 October 2015
    1:09:05
  164. 172.
    The Impact We Make with Rabbi Sherre Hirsch5 October 2015
    1:04:41
  165. 173.
    Games Children Play with Comedian Travis Clark29 September 2015
    54:50
  166. 174.
    The Meaning of 69 with Writer Peter Mehlman21 September 2015
    1:06:33
  167. 175.
    The Birds and The Bees with Actress Wendi McLendon-Covey14 September 2015
    1:11:56
  168. 176.
    The Homeless People In My Neighborhood with Comedian Bronston Jones7 September 2015
    58:28
  169. 177.
    How I Became A Sexual Intuitive with Writer Susanna Brisk31 August 2015
    1:00:38
  170. 178.
    BEST Of Holidays with Writer Taylor Orci and Producer Mike Cioffi27 August 2015
    30:40
  171. 179.
    Pursuing Your Passion with Artist Julie Gardner24 August 2015
    44:15
  172. 180.
    Performing For The Juggalos with Comedian/Filmmaker Bobcat Goldthwait17 August 2015
    1:00:31
  173. 181.
    I Got Slipped a Roofie with You Tube's Jason Horton10 August 2015
    1:01:34
  174. 182.
    Saying Goodbye To My Dad with Author Kelly Carlin3 August 2015
    1:08:20
  175. 183.
    Dating in Group Therapy with Comedian Ed Crasnick27 July 2015
    58:58
  176. 184.
    Closets Closets Closets! with Comedian Adam Carolla20 July 2015
    1:18:49
  177. 185.
    My Favorite Pillow with Comedian Fortune Feimster13 July 2015
    58:31
  178. 186.
    My Grandma with Author Maggie Rowe 6 July 2015
    55:56
  179. 187.
    Addiction with Author/Tattoo Artist Jonathan Shaw29 June 2015
    1:05:59
  180. 188.
    BEST OF Crime with Writer Michelle McNamara and Comedian Brandt Tobler25 June 2015
    42:59
  181. 189.
    I Met A Beatle with Comedian Murray Valeriano25 June 2015
    1:12:07
  182. 190.
    Tripping in Berkeley with Writer Jupiter Diego15 June 2015
    54:12
  183. 191.
    Marijuana Drug Smuggling with Filmmaker Sean Patrick Crowell8 June 2015
    1:05:00
  184. 192.
    Vegas Baby, Vegas! with Comeidan Dan Cummins1 June 2015
    1:01:49
  185. 193.
    BEST OF Drug Mishaps with Comedian Todd Glass and Actor Michael Stahl-David28 May 2015
    33:59
  186. 194.
    My First Professional Tennis Tournament with Comedian Michael Kosta19 May 2015
    1:01:23
  187. 195.
    Depression and The Joy of Frisbee with Author Dr. Alex Korb11 May 2015
    1:02:55
  188. 196.
    How I Became A Centerfold with Playboy Centerfold Angel Boris7 May 2015
    1:03:40
  189. 197.
    I Almost Got Kicked Out of College with Comedian Jay Monteparte27 April 2015
    1:07:52
  190. 198.
    BEST OF Story Worthy LIVE! with Comedian Sharon Houston and Author Adrian Colesberry23 April 2015
    26:11
  191. 199.
    S &M Clubs with Storyteller Will Link20 April 2015
    56:19
  192. 200.
    My Father The Narcissist with Writer Lauri Fraser13 April 2015
    53:09

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