138 episodes

"SmartLess" with Jason Bateman, Sean Hayes, & Will Arnett is a podcast that connects and unites people from all walks of life to learn about shared experiences through thoughtful dialogue and organic hilarity. A nice surprise: in each episode of SmartLess, one of the hosts reveals his mystery guest to the other two. What ensues is a genuinely improvised and authentic conversation filled with laughter and newfound knowledge to feed the SmartLess mind.
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    • Comedy
    • 4.7 • 27 Ratings

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"SmartLess" with Jason Bateman, Sean Hayes, & Will Arnett is a podcast that connects and unites people from all walks of life to learn about shared experiences through thoughtful dialogue and organic hilarity. A nice surprise: in each episode of SmartLess, one of the hosts reveals his mystery guest to the other two. What ensues is a genuinely improvised and authentic conversation filled with laughter and newfound knowledge to feed the SmartLess mind.
New episodes on Mondays for free. Listen 1-week early and to all episodes ad-free with Wondery+ or Amazon Music with a Prime membership or Amazon Music Unlimited subscription.

Listen on Apple Podcasts
Requires subscription and macOS 11.4 or higher

    "Tracee Ellis Ross"

    "Tracee Ellis Ross"

    This episode comes out for free on 02/06, and is available early and ad-free for Wondery+ subscribers.

    Put on your uniform and get your wiggles out: it’s Tracee Ellis Ross. We sit down and explore a cappella panic, crying in the mirror, and a village of unicorns. So organize your closet, it’s time for another searing episode of Star Search. Wait, scratch that – it’s SmartLess.

    "Dana Carvey"

    "Dana Carvey"

    We go on a hike with the incredible Dana Carvey. This week we’re plonkin’, we’re chuggin’ vitamins, and we’re explorin’ free market capitalism, a.k.a. 900 types of cereal. Come tickle your ribs with us; it’s SmartLess.




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    • 1 hr 8 min
    "Bono"

    "Bono"

    We needed a lead vocalist, so we got Bono. Come join us for breaking-news, the similarities between Ireland and Jamaica, the difference between EQ and IQ, and, um… World of Warcraft. Tune your dials, folks— it’s SmartLess.




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    • 1 hr 9 min
    "Steven Spielberg"

    "Steven Spielberg"

    Let’s all go to the movies… with Steven Spielberg. We fall in love with Doctor Zhivago, indulge in some tainted lamb, and build a lucky sand castle. In the words of Steven Spielberg, “I have to tell the story; it’s in my marrow.”




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    • 1 hr 8 min
    "John Krasinski"

    "John Krasinski"

    We spend a fortnight in the future with our dear friend, John Krasinski. Baby weight record-holder a.k.a. ‘Kras’ schools us on Call Of Duty, Sean auditions for an Esurance ad, and we all get burritos at Sharky’s. Come join us for a listen– we’re serving cardboard and almonds!




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    • 1 hr 1 min
    "Alejandro Iñárritu"

    "Alejandro Iñárritu"

    We suspend reality with the one and only Alejandro Iñárritu, discussing bear attacks, finger dexterity exercises, and a little bit about filmmaking. In the words of Alejandro, “turn off your co-pilot of rational demandings and just let yourself go.




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    • 50 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
27 Ratings

27 Ratings

Dakinisky ,

Brilliant, heartwarming, funny

Brilliant, heartwarming, funny. You don’t need a 4th, a female, as some have suggested. It works exactly like this. (Female writing). Guys need a group of their own too.

Bilks86 ,

Brilliant!

Loving this podcast! So fun to listen to the Banter between the hosts and the genuine discussions with guests! keep it going guys! Byeeeeeee!

Karvapasuuna ,

Paid subscription??

SmartLess used to be 5/5, but with this paid subscription I’m so sad to give it 1/5.
Really loved this podcast, really did.

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