Learning Lots with Brie Larson & Jessie Ennis is a podcast aimed at holding stimulating conversations around pop-culture, trending topics, and some of life's deepest questions. Each episode takes listeners through various segments and will feature celebrities, friends, and experts you know and love.
Yrsa Daley-Ward on Purpose
pur·pose / noun / the reason for which something is done or created or for which something exists.
Writer, actor, model and poet Yrsa Daley-Ward talks with Brie and Jessie about purpose and how to find it within yourself. Later on, we check in with you, our listeners, to hear what helps you tune out the noise.
Amaryllis Fox on Listening + Birder Joshua Bellamy
lis·ten / verb / give one's attention to a sound.
Author, television host and former CIA officer Amaryllis Fox talks with Brie and Jessie about listening, and the importance of listening to our enemies. They're also joined by Instagram-birder Joshua Bellamy who discusses birdwatching and what separates one birdsong from another.
Chelsea Handler on Weed
can·na·bis / noun / a tall plant with a stiff upright stem, divided serrated leaves, and glandular hairs. It is used to produce hemp fibre and as a drug.
Comedian, actress, television host and activist Chelsea Handler talks with Brie and Jessie about weed and the dark history of American cannabis law.
Melissa McCarthy on Regret
re·gret / verb / feel sad, repentant, or disappointed over (something that one has done or failed to do).
Melissa McCarthy [Bridesmaids, Mike & Molly, Saturday Night Live] talks with Brie and Jessie about regret, the things we regret and why. Later on we check in with you, our listeners, to hear about your regrets.
Russell Wilson on Pressure + Dr. Michael Gervais
press·sure / noun / the use of persuasion, influence, or intimidation to make someone do something.
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson discusses pressure and how to handle it with Brie and Jessie. They’re also joined by sport and performance psychologist Dr. Michael Gervais.
David Kwong on Puzzles
puz·zle / noun / a game, toy, or problem designed to test ingenuity or knowledge.
Magician, wordsmith and puzzle creator David Kwong talks with Brie and Jessie about puzzles, crosswords and magic, and puts them to the test with an original Learning Lots puzzle!
This is my art class buddy. I feel so happy doing my work with this podcast playing in my ears. The episodes with Gillian Jacobs and bill hader is my new religion. So relatable so thank you!
This podcast makes you feel like you belong. It’s full of truths and reminders that no one has it all figure it out and that we should all strive for learning vs knowing.
Thank you so much B and J
Want a podcast that feels like your just chatting with your besties whilst learning lots?
This podcast honestly just feels like I’m chilling with my best friends having a glass of wine and chatting. It’s a really comforting and educational podcast that’ll really lift your spirits and make you think