Double Date with Marlo Thomas & Phil Donahue

Double Date with Marlo Thomas & Phil Donahue

Double Date with Marlo Thomas & Phil Donahue

CATEGORY: Society & Culture
Marlo Thomas and Phil Donahue fell in love on live television and wed over 40 years ago. Eavesdrop as they visit the homes of famous long-marrieds for intimate conversations about enduring love and all its challenges: family, career, conflict, addiction, illness, jealousy — everything that binds couples together or can break them apart.With lots of laughs around the coffee table, we hear private takes, internal struggles and hilarious anecdotes from the likes of Viola Davis & Julius Tennon; Sting & Trudie Styler; Neil Patrick Harris & David Burtka; Ray & Anna Romano; John McEnroe & Patty Smyth; Ten Danson & Mary Steenburgen; Kelly Ripa & Mark Consuelos; Bob Woodward & Elsa Walsh; Rodney & Holly Robinson Peete; George Stephanopoulos & Ali Wentworth; Patricia Cornwell & Staci Gruber; Judges Judy & Jerry Sheindlin; Dr. Sanjay & Rebecca Gupta; President Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter; John & Justine Leguizamo; David & Mary Boies; Bryan Cranston & Robin Dearden; Jesse & Jacqueline Jackson; Rob & Michele Reiner; and Michael J. Fox & Tracy Pollan.iHeartMedia is the exclusive podcast partner of Pushkin Industries.
  1. December 03, 2021
    43 min
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    Introducing: A Slight Change of Plans, Apple's Best Show of the Year
    Pushkin is thrilled to announce that A Slight Change of Plans was named Apple Podcasts' Best Show of the Year! This week, we're sharing an episode with Double Date listeners. A Slight Change of Plans is all abo…
  2. November 22, 2021
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    Double Date Presents: Miracle and Wonder: Conversations with Paul Simon
    Presenting: An Excerpt from Miracle And Wonder: Conversations With Paul Simon by Malcolm Gladwell and Bruce Headlam. Download the audiobook today at miracleaudiobook.com and receive an exclusive listener's guid…
  3. October 20, 2021
    43 min
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    Ariana Grande’s Perfect Pitch from Backstage Pass
    Sharing an episode of Pushkin’s newest show, Backstage Pass. Eric Vetro is the voice coach to the stars. From Camila Cabello to Shawn Mendes, to John Legend, Eric Vetro has guided your favorite singers during s…
  4. August 17, 2021
    35 min
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    Rob Lowe Reminisces on The Happiness Lab
    This week, we're presenting an episode of The Happiness Lab. On the show, Yale professor Dr. Laurie Santos shares surprising research and inspiring stories that change the way we think about happiness. In this…
  5. August 02, 2021
    31 min
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    Michael J. Fox & Tracy Pollan
    We visited America’s sweethearts on Manhattan’s East Side and found them as devoted and candid as ever. During a short period in the late 80’s, Michael and Tracy got married, had a son, Michael lost his father…
  6. July 26, 2021
    29 min
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    Rob & Michele Reiner
    You can’t drop in on Rob and Michele and not expect a lively conversation and a whole lotta laughs. This clever, committed couple knows how to use the middle of the night right: arguing about the Kennedy assass…
  7. July 19, 2021
    27 min
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    Reverend Jesse & Jacqueline Jackson
    Two American icons of social justice, the Reverend and Jackie have trailblazed across history and endured threats — all the while raising their children and keeping their family intact.  Hear their lessons of c…
  8. July 12, 2021
    29 min
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    Bryan Cranston & Robin Dearden
    Bryan and Robin met as actors when he had to kidnap her on a TV show. Friends first, their attraction blossomed later — like a lightbulb turned on that reveals everything. He proposed in a hilarious way – in a…
  9. July 08, 2021
    7 min
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    What We're Listening To: Rich and Daily
    Hey Double Date listeners. While we're off this week, we wanted to share with you a fun new show from Wondery. Rich and Daily delivers laughs and all the latest celebrity news. Hosts Brooke and Aricia are comed…
  10. June 28, 2021
    31 min
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    David & Mary Boies
    The role most people know David Boies for is not “husband.”  But our interview with this legendary litigator and his whipsmart wife showed us how tragic loss, and a few well considered compromises (involving La…
  11. June 21, 2021
    28 min
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    John & Justine Leguizamo
    How “Mambo Mouth” found love and lived happily ever after.  New Yorkers to the core, John and Justine combined his Latin roots with her Jewish heritage, and they never met a holiday they couldn’t turn into a pa…
  12. June 14, 2021
    21 min
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    President Jimmy Carter & Rosalynn Carter
    How often do you get to talk to a former President and First Lady — about love?  Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter explain how they’ve kept their marriage alive for — consider this — 75 years, and how the hardest thing…
  13. June 07, 2021
    27 min
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    Sanjay & Rebecca Gupta
    Just a couple of kids from Michigan — Sanjay and Rebecca nonetheless had deep backgrounds that were very different. But interweaving his Indian family with her Scandinavian heritage was much easier than you mig…
  14. May 24, 2021
    34 min
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    Introducing Committed
    While we take a break this week, we're bringing you something special. Marlo and Phil spent the past year interviewing other couples about what makes their marriages work. Recently, they moved behind the microp…
  15. May 24, 2021
    28 min
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    Judges Judy & Jerry Sheindlin
    She’s a nonstop dynamo, he’s a mensch, and they’ve been married not once but twice — to each other! With a year apart, and many lessons learned, Judy and Jerry figured out how not to let their Judge-iness get i…
  16. May 17, 2021
    29 min
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    Patricia Cornwell & Staci Gruber
    When a juggernaut crime novelist falls for a whip-smart neuroscientist, you kinda figure it won’t be ho-hum. Patricia met Staci during a research trip to Harvard, and knew instantly that attraction was in the b…
  17. May 10, 2021
    29 min
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    George Stephanopoulos & Ali Wentworth
    When they were getting fixed up by a friend, Ali was ho-hum about the prospect. Good thing she went anyway. This odd couple of proper-news-achor-meets-salty-adorable-comedienne is open to sharing how much they…
  18. May 03, 2021
    36 min
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    Rodney & Holly Robinson Peete
    On their first date, the NFL quarterback admired how this successful actress sauced up her fries and how she looked in her daisy dukes. A quarter century later, Rodney and Holly have met with the challenges of…
  19. April 26, 2021
    30 min
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    Bob Woodward & Elsa Walsh
    When you go to DC to visit two journalists at the heart of modern American political history, you don’t expect also to get a deep insight into the man who first introduced our nation to the revelations of “Deep…
  20. April 19, 2021
    37 min
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    Kelly Ripa & Mark Consuelos
    Thanks to TV, Kelly is usually in our living room, not the other way around. During this hilarious and intimate visit at the gorgeous apartment she and Mark share with their three kids, we found out who’s the o…

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