11 episodes

Stuck at home, Louis is using the lockdown to track down some high-profile people he's been longing to talk to - from all walks of life and on both sides of the Atlantic.

Grounded with Louis Theroux BBC

    • Personal Journals
    • 4.6, 163 Ratings

Stuck at home, Louis is using the lockdown to track down some high-profile people he's been longing to talk to - from all walks of life and on both sides of the Atlantic.

    10. Chris O’Dowd

    10. Chris O’Dowd

    In Grounded with Louis Theroux, Louis’s using the lockdown to track down some high-profile people he’s been longing to talk to – a fascinating mix of the celebrated, the controversial and the mysterious.

    In this episode, Louis speaks to actor, comedian and good friend, Chris O’Dowd, who is locked down in LA. Chris talks about singing ‘Imagine’ in a viral video, getting into fights and pretending to be bitten by a dog.

    Produced by Paul Kobrak
    A Mindhouse production for BBC Radio 4

    • 1 hr
    9. Gail Porter

    9. Gail Porter

    In Grounded with Louis Theroux, Louis’s using the lockdown to track down some high-profile people he’s been longing to talk to – a fascinating mix of the celebrated, the controversial and the mysterious.

    In this episode, Louis speaks to television presenter and mental health campaigner Gail Porter. Gail discusses 90s ‘lad culture’, having her naked image projected onto the House of Parliament, and trying to contact the dead.

    Produced by Paul Kobrak
    A Mindhouse production for BBC Radio 4

    • 1 hr 1 min
    8. Troy Deeney

    8. Troy Deeney

    In Grounded with Louis Theroux, Louis’s using the lockdown to track down some high-profile people he’s been longing to talk to – a fascinating mix of the celebrated, the controversial and the mysterious.

    In this episode, Louis’s guest is Premier League footballer and Watford captain, Troy Deeney. Troy tells Louis about growing up on one of the biggest council estates in Europe, his time in prison and the reason he won’t fix his teeth.

    Produced by Paul Kobrak
    A Mindhouse production for BBC Radio 4

    • 1 hr 4 min
    7. Miriam Margolyes

    7. Miriam Margolyes

    In Grounded with Louis Theroux, Louis’s using the lockdown to track down some high-profile people he’s been longing to talk to – a fascinating mix of the celebrated, the controversial and the mysterious.

    In this episode, Louis speaks to actor and documentary-maker, Miriam Margolyes. In a wide-ranging conversation, they discuss sexuality, anti-Semitism in the UK and her hatred of housework.

    Produced by Paul Kobrak
    A Mindhouse production for BBC Radio 4

    • 58 min
    6. KSI

    6. KSI

    In Grounded with Louis Theroux, Louis’s using the lockdown to track down some high-profile people he’s been longing to talk to – a fascinating mix of the celebrated, the controversial and the mysterious.

    In this episode, Louis speaks to YouTube star, rapper and boxer, KSI. They discuss being an outsider at school, his fear of losing and internet beef.

    Produced by Paul Kobrak
    A Mindhouse production for BBC Radio 4

    • 1 hr 1 min
    5. Rose McGowan

    5. Rose McGowan

    In Grounded with Louis Theroux, Louis’s using the lockdown to track down some high-profile people he’s been longing to talk to – a fascinating mix of the celebrated, the controversial and the mysterious.

    This week, Louis speaks to actor, musician and activist Rose McGowan, who is spending lockdown in Mexico. They discuss the mysterious powers of dogs, growing up in a cult and taking on Harvey Weinstein.

    Produced by Paul Kobrak
    A Mindhouse production for BBC Radio 4

    • 1 hr 3 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
163 Ratings

163 Ratings

Caniwi! ,

Please keep going!!!

I have so enjoyed these sessions!! An absolute highlight of my weeks. Please keep going....🤞

W0rldwanderer ,

Great podcast

The worst thing about this podcast is that the series has ended. Great conversations with interesting people. Please do another series.

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Perfect

I just adored this series. The final episode was heaven - my favourite interviewer and my favourite interviewee (I saved it as a brilliant distraction for a trip to hospital for surgery. Thanks Louis and Chris 👍🏼
Please do another series, Louis - you’re a beacon of levity and a breath of fresh air.

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