67 episodes

Ever wondered what it’s like to be a national treasure? Or whether you can help yourself with self-help? If it’s possible to get rich quick without being a dick? Or how many close family members have to die before you get a dog? With the help of celebrity guests and experts, Cally will be getting to the stories you’ve never heard before - uncovering not your normal life lessons, but some big ones nonetheless. Cally Beaton knows a thing or two about self-help, having helped herself out of a boardroom career to become a full-time comedian, just before a global pandemic. As well as finding out what makes her guests tick, she’ll be finding out what makes them laugh. Namaste Motherfuckers puts heart and humour into the worlds of work and wellbeing, with the guarantee that saving your soul has never been more fun.

Namaste Motherf**kers Cally Beaton

    • Comedy
    • 4.8 • 50 Ratings

Ever wondered what it’s like to be a national treasure? Or whether you can help yourself with self-help? If it’s possible to get rich quick without being a dick? Or how many close family members have to die before you get a dog? With the help of celebrity guests and experts, Cally will be getting to the stories you’ve never heard before - uncovering not your normal life lessons, but some big ones nonetheless. Cally Beaton knows a thing or two about self-help, having helped herself out of a boardroom career to become a full-time comedian, just before a global pandemic. As well as finding out what makes her guests tick, she’ll be finding out what makes them laugh. Namaste Motherfuckers puts heart and humour into the worlds of work and wellbeing, with the guarantee that saving your soul has never been more fun.

    Hey Mama with guest Abigail Burdess

    Hey Mama with guest Abigail Burdess

    In this episode, Cally talks to writer-performer Abigail Burdess about writing, ageing, casting, mothers, babies, thrills, chills, premonitions, Noel Edmonds, protagonists and female writers. 
    If you haven’t already, why not follow Namaste Motherf**kers at https://auddy.co/shows/entertainment/namaste - that way you’ll never miss a show!
    Twitter: @AbigailBurdess
    Instagram: @abbie_burdess
    Mother’s Day book pre-order
    Female Pilot Club
    Getting Things Done
    Stephen King On Writing
    More about Cally
    Instagram: @callybeatoncomedian
    Twitter: @callybeaton
    Produced by Mike Hanson and Kourosh Adhamy for Pod People Productions
    Twitter: @podpeopleuk
    Instagram: @podpeopleuk
    Music by Jake Yapp
    Cover Art by Jaijo Design
    Sponsorship: info@theloniouspunkproductions.com
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    • 1 hr 3 min
    Hole in One with guest Fred MacAulay

    Hole in One with guest Fred MacAulay

    In this episode, Cally talks to comedian and presenter, Fred MacAulay about celebrity, career reinvention, heckles, failure, golf, family, cats, dogs, policemen, Scotland, work, life, venues, childhood, Dorset & life-changing moments. 
    If you haven’t already, why not follow Namaste Motherf**kers at https://auddy.co/shows/entertainment/namaste - that way you’ll never miss a show!
    Twitter: @fredmacaulay
    More about Cally
    Instagram: @callybeatoncomedian
    Twitter: @callybeaton
    Produced by Mike Hanson and Kourosh Adhamy for Pod People Productions
    Twitter: @podpeopleuk
    Instagram: @podpeopleuk
    Music by Jake Yapp
    Cover Art by Jaijo Design
    Sponsorship: info@theloniouspunkproductions.com
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    • 57 min
    Evolution with guest Stephen Bailey

    Evolution with guest Stephen Bailey

    In this episode, Cally talks to comedian and presenter Stephen Bailey about dogs, Dads, stereotypes, reality TV, casting, taking risks, Radio 4, bigotry, fibromyalgia, class, emotional intelligence, families, food banks, partygate, speaking French, trans rights, writing jokes, Sandi Toksvig, Holly Willoughby, love and ambition. 
    If you haven’t already, why not follow Namaste Motherf**kers at https://auddy.co/shows/entertainment/namaste - that way you’ll never miss a show!
    Twitter: @stephencomedy
    Instagram: @stephencomedy
    BBC Radio 4 special
    Let’s talk about the husband podcast
    Insane in Men Brain with Stephen Bailey
    Chelsea Handler - Evolution trailer
    Insane in the Fem Brain with Cally Beaton
    Fibromyalgia
    Wilhelm scream compilation
    More about Cally
    Instagram: @callybeatoncomedian
    Twitter: @callybeaton
    Produced by Mike Hanson and Kourosh Adhamy for Pod People Productions
    Twitter: @podpeopleuk
    Instagram: @podpeopleuk
    Music by Jake Yapp
    Cover Art by Jaijo Design
    Sponsorship: info@theloniouspunkproductions.com
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    • 1 hr 9 min
    There’s Nothing Interesting About Parsnips with guests QI Elves: Alex Bell & Anna Ptaszynski

    There’s Nothing Interesting About Parsnips with guests QI Elves: Alex Bell & Anna Ptaszynski

    In this episode, Cally talks to QI elves Anna and Alex about pronunciations, podcasting, hedges vs. hedgerows, Cornwall, how to become a QI elf, intelligence, fake news, education, research, Mozart, career paths, weird primate facts and breast-squirting Aztecs.
    If you haven’t already, why not follow Namaste Motherf**kers at https://auddy.co/shows/entertainment/namaste - that way you’ll never miss a show!
    Twitter: @qikipedia
    Instagram: @theqielves
    QI website
    No Such Thing as a Fish podcast
    JSTOR
    Colin Crompton
    More about Cally
    Instagram: @callybeatoncomedian
    Twitter: @callybeaton
    Produced by Mike Hanson and Kourosh Adhamy for Pod People Productions
    Twitter: @podpeopleuk
    Instagram: @podpeopleuk
    Music by Jake Yapp
    Cover Art by Jaijo Design
    Sponsorship: info@theloniouspunkproductions.com
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    • 1 hr 5 min
    Be Prepared! with guest Lucy Porter

    Be Prepared! with guest Lucy Porter

    In this episode, Cally talks comedian Lucy Porter about podcasting, parenting, real jobs, silly jobs, people pleasing, getting fired, Stars in their Eyes, the 90s, drink, drugs, reality tv, true crime, quizzing, the coughing major, The Chase and House of Games.
    If you haven’t already, why not follow Namaste Motherf**kers at https://auddy.co/shows/entertainment/namaste - that way you’ll never miss a show!

    Twitter: @lucyportercomic
    Instagram: @lucyportercomic
    Lucy tour dates
    Fingers on Buzzers podcast
    Harsh Reality – the story of Miriam Rivera podcast
    British Scandal The Coughing Major
    More about Cally
    Instagram: @callybeatoncomedian
    Twitter: @callybeaton
    Produced by Mike Hanson and Kourosh Adhamy for Pod People Productions
    Twitter: @podpeopleuk
    Instagram: @podpeopleuk
    Music by Jake Yapp
    Cover Art by Jaijo Design
    Sponsorship: info@theloniouspunkproductions.com
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    • 1 hr 6 min
    Liar, Liar, Pants on Fire with guest Kathleen Wyatt

    Liar, Liar, Pants on Fire with guest Kathleen Wyatt

    In this episode, Cally talks to journalist, writer & author Kathleen Wyatt about lying, dying, drugs, love, neuroplasticity, linguistics, spies, double agents, travel, journalism, coming out, growing up, getting uncomfortable, Al Qaeda and puppies.
    If you haven’t already, why not follow Namaste Motherf**kers at https://auddy.co/shows/entertainment/namaste - that way you’ll never miss a show!
    Kathleen's book The Social Superpower - the big truth about little lies:
    Twitter: @kathleenwyatt
    Instagram: @kathleenwyattbooks
    The Mauritanian
    More about Cally
    Instagram: @callybeatoncomedian
    Twitter: @callybeaton
    Produced by Mike Hanson and Kourosh Adhamy for Pod People Productions
    Twitter: @podpeopleuk
    Instagram: @podpeopleuk
    Music by Jake Yapp
    Cover Art by Jaijo Design
    Sponsorship: info@theloniouspunkproductions.com
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    • 1 hr

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
50 Ratings

50 Ratings

Cara Mia Zee Jay ,

We’ve Only Just Begun

Came to hear Shaun Keaveny, liked it all. Will be listening regularly, mofos 😁🧡👩🏼‍🌾

TimplyBull ,

Brilliant

An brilliant relaxed chat with interesting funny people talking about meaty stuff and nonsense. Highly recommend

CobblersFan18 ,

Excellent

Cally seems to have hit the holy trinity of getting great guests, choosing interesting topics and getting everyone relaxed enough to open up. A really enjoyable way to spend an hour.

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