29 episodes

Through Margaret Cho's iconic work in comedy, fashion, music, and activism, she’s developed deep, lasting friendships with - well - a bunch of famous people, while never losing her desire to search for and support the next big thing. On THE MARGARET CHO, join her for a series of intimate interviews: a chat with a celebrity friend you already know (or thought you did!) or an up-and-coming artist you might not know, but should.

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Through Margaret Cho's iconic work in comedy, fashion, music, and activism, she’s developed deep, lasting friendships with - well - a bunch of famous people, while never losing her desire to search for and support the next big thing. On THE MARGARET CHO, join her for a series of intimate interviews: a chat with a celebrity friend you already know (or thought you did!) or an up-and-coming artist you might not know, but should.

    Lesley Arfin and Scott Dikkers

    Lesley Arfin and Scott Dikkers

    This week Margaret sits down with writer, Lesley Arfin, to talk about a crazypsychic experience that led her to pursue a career as a TV writer. Then, she talks with creator of The Onion, Scott Dikkers, about why avoiding celebrity has helped The Onion survive.


    The Margaret Cho is an Earios production.
    Theme music by Garrison Starr.
    Contact Margaret at Margaret@earios.net.
    Edited by Kat Hong. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 57 min
    Jeff Garlin and Mav Viola

    Jeff Garlin and Mav Viola

    This week Margaret talks to comedian extraordinaire, Jeff Garlin, about why he doesn't regret his mistakes, the art of standup, and an All-American Girl reboot (or not).
    Then, Margaret talks with comedian Mav Viola about their favorite sex toys and listening to Margaret's comedy albums on her drive out to LA fifteen years ago. 
    The Margaret Cho is an Earios production.
    Theme music by Garrison Starr.
    Contact Margaret at Margaret@earios.net.
    Edited by Kat Hong. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 59 min
    Pete Holmes and Garrison Starr

    Pete Holmes and Garrison Starr

    This week Margaret talks with comedian and author, Pete Holmes, about why he dabbles in psychedelic drugs and why he has to do standup on the regular.
    Then, Margaret talks with the talented singer/songwriter and writer of her theme song, Garrison Starr about coming up in the music industry as a woman.


    The Margaret Cho is an Earios production.
    Theme music by Garrison Starr.
    Contact Margaret at Margaret@earios.net.
    Edited by Kat Hong. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 58 min
    Re-release: Jonathan Van Ness and Katie Malia

    Re-release: Jonathan Van Ness and Katie Malia

    The Margaret Cho will return next week with brand new episodes, but in the meantime, here is the very first episode with the iconic Jonathan Van Ness and wonderful Katie Malia!


    Margaret chats with her bestie/former-hair-stylist-turned-famous-comedian Jonathan Van Ness, about coming out as non-binary, imposter syndrome, and his unconventional rise to fame. Jonathan shares his XXX alternate ending to Game of Thrones!


    Then, Margaret sits down with dancer, actor, and writer Katie Malia to discuss the hapa experience, the power of movement, and why cutting bangs does not always spark joy (thanks, Marie Kondo!)


    Theme music by Garrison Starr. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Melissa Rivers and Lina Lecaro

    Melissa Rivers and Lina Lecaro

    This week Margaret talks the incredible Melissa Rivers about Fashion Police and dick picks!
    Then, she talks with LA Weekly Entertainment Editor Lina Lecaro about all things music and pop culture.


    The Margaret Cho is an Earios production.
    Theme music by Garrison Starr.
    Contact Margaret at Margaret@earios.net.
    Edited by Kat Hong. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 52 min
    Billy Jensen

    Billy Jensen

    On this week's episode of The Margaret Cho, she talks with writer/podcaster/journalist, Billy Jensen, about his true crime podcast, The Murder Squad, his idea for a Star Wars murder mystery and why it's important to focus on the victims of serial killers.


    The Margaret Cho is an Earios production.
    Theme music by Garrison Starr.
    Contact Margaret at Margaret@earios.net.
    Edited by Kat Hong. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 41 min

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