Join host Anna Faris, in an ongoing weekly experiment where she attempts to gain insights into the world by talking to celebrity guests and by giving out completely unqualified advice to callers, often with the help of much more qualified expert guests.
Joel McHale Returns
Joel McHale [The Soup, Community, Card Sharks, Ted, What’s Your Number?] joins Anna to talk about their shared childhood in Washington State, first loves, who Anna would play in the Tiger King movie, the greatest ice skating competition Joel has ever seen and more. Later in the episode Anna is joined again by psychologist, author, science writer and host of The Psychology Podcast, Dr. Scott Barry Kaufman.
Kate Mara [House of Cards, American Horror Story, The Martian, A Teacher] talks with Anna about working with directors Ang Lee and David Fincher, filming sex scenes, having a sister in the industry, Jane Goodall’s power of observation and more. Later in the episode Anna is joined again by dating coach, matchmaker and founder of LEVEL connections, April Beyer to answer listener questions with some very qualified insight.
Beth Behrs [2 Broke Girls, The Neighborhood] joins Anna to talk about their days together on the Warner Brothers lot, mental health, music, therapy horses, her new podcast Harmonics with Beth Behrs, how Sweet Valley High qualifies as erotic literature and more. Later in the episode Anna welcomes back Professor Eli Finkel who has some qualified insight to offer us all.
Malcolm Gladwell is the host of the Revisionist History podcast, staff writer for The New Yorker and author of The Tipping Point, Blink, Outliers, David and Goliath, and Talking to Strangers. He joins Anna to talk about acting, writing, fans, museums, respect for the Air Force, why he loved Melrose Place and more. Later in the episode Anna is joined by social psychology professor and marriage expert Eli Finkel to answer listener questions.
Qualified Advice with April Beyer
In a special episode of Unqualified we forgo the celebrity guest in order to spend more time answering your questions. Joining Anna with her special brand of qualified, practical advice is dating expert, coach and matchmaker April Beyer. April has over 20 years of experience helping people make meaningful connections and find love.
Jim Jefferies Returns
Jim Jefferies [The Jim Jefferies Show, Legit] is back! He talks with Anna about his first love, recent marriage, losing his virginity, the perfection of West Side Story, the American dream and much more. Jim also takes a moment to apologize for one of his jokes that went too far. Later in the episode Anna is joined by psychologist and author, Dr. Scott Barry Kaufman of The Psychology Podcast to offer some more qualified insight to Jenna.