I Think You're Interesting

I Think You're Interesting

I Think You're Interesting

CATEGORY: Society & Culture
The entertainment industry is brimming with interesting people who are responsible for your favorite movies, TV shows, and more. Join Vox’s critic-at-large Emily VanDerWerff every Thursday as she speaks with the very well known, up-and-coming and need to know folks responsible for the most exciting projects in art, entertainment, and pop culture – diving deep into their influences, inspirations, and careers in a frank, uncensored fashion. The series finale aired in December 2018.
  1. March 21, 2019
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    Introducing Switched on Pop
    I’m hard at work on a new podcast about the intersection of television and culture! You’ll hear much more about that soon. In the meantime, I’m excited to introduce you to Switched on Pop. It's a podcast that d…
  2. December 20, 2018
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    Mahershala Ali, from Moonlight to True Detective
    Few actors have had as surprising a past few years as Mahershala Ali. Known for his parts on TV shows like The 4400 and House of Cards and in movies like The Curious Case of Benjamin Button and the Hunger Games…
  3. December 13, 2018
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    What do The Good Place, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and Park…
    Michael Schur is one of the most adept minds in TV comedy. From his early days producing the Tina Fey and Jimmy Fallon-era Weekend Update on Saturday Night Live, to his work as one of the key writers on The Off…
  4. December 06, 2018
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    Christmas music you won't get sick of, with R&B star…
    If you've talked to Todd at all, you know how much he enjoys Christmas music. And, sure, he enjoys the stuff that gets overplayed year after year, but he gets why you're sick of it. Finding good music often mea…
  5. November 29, 2018
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    Losing is hard. But comedian Chris Gethard says it’s…
    The Chris Gethard Show might have been Todd’s favorite talk show of the decade, a weird, tossed-off calamity that emerged every week like an odd magic trick. It made the trip from New York public access TV to m…
  6. November 22, 2018
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    How to not screw up Thanksgiving dinner, with Salt F…
    This episode originally ran in November of 2017. It’s almost Thanksgiving, which means home chefs all around the United States (Todd among them) are trying to find a way to hew to tradition without turning thei…
  7. November 15, 2018
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    Hollywood’s past can help us understand its present.…
    Karina Longworth’s Hollywood history podcast, You Must Remember This, is one of the most essential shows out there for movie fans. Each week, Longworth dives into a story from the film industry’s past, revealin…
  8. November 08, 2018
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