27 episodes

Actor/comedian Connor Ratliff (The Chris Gethard Show, UCB, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel) embarks upon a quest to solve a very stupid mystery that has haunted him for two decades: why Tom Hanks fired him from a small role in the 2001 HBO mini-series, Band Of Brothers.

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    • 4.8 • 1K Ratings

Actor/comedian Connor Ratliff (The Chris Gethard Show, UCB, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel) embarks upon a quest to solve a very stupid mystery that has haunted him for two decades: why Tom Hanks fired him from a small role in the 2001 HBO mini-series, Band Of Brothers.

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    Connor talks with Nicole Byer (Nailed It!), Johnathan Fernandez (Gossip Girl), Ann Carr (Red Oaks) and Molly Lloyd (Pinkalicious & Peterrific) about the strange & sometimes treacherous world of acting in commercials.

    Connor doing car dealership adsas a kid.

    Connor's New York Lottery Ad

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    • 52 min
    You've Got Tweet

    You've Got Tweet

    Connor talks with comedian Aparna Nancherla (Bojack Horseman, Corporate) about the time when Tom Hanks tweeted about how funny she is.

    The original tweet.

    Follow Aparna on Twitter and you'll see what Tom Hanks saw.

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    • 37 min
    Let the Mystery Be

    Let the Mystery Be

    Dead Eyes returns for Season Three! Connor talks with Damon Lindelof (LOST, The Leftovers, Watchmen) and Starlee Kine (Mystery Show, Search Party) about solving the “mystery” of “dead eyes.”

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    • 45 min
    Dead Eyes Season 3 Trailer

    Dead Eyes Season 3 Trailer

    Season 3 of Dead Eyes premieres October 28th, with new episodes dropping every other Thursday. Listen wherever you get your podcasts.

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    • 2 min
    Leave Us A Message!

    Leave Us A Message!

    While we're hard at work on Dead Eyes Season 3, we're taking your calls!

    Do you have a Dead Eyes story? Did you audition or work on Band of Brothers? Do you have any questions for Connor, or theories as to why he was fired?

    Call our hotline at 929-299-6085 or send an email or voice memo to callinhanks@gmail.com







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    • 2 min
    The Big Zielinski

    The Big Zielinski

    In the Season 2 finale, Connor talks to Band of Brothers Lead Writer and Supervising Producer Erik Jendresen, and learns the truth about Episode 5 "Crossroads" and Private John S. Zielinski.

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    • 1 hr 4 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
1K Ratings

1K Ratings

D to the L O ,

Let Connor do ad reads for every podcast

Show is great, never skip the ads

YaJ:/Jay ,

This podcast is amazing

I thought this was gonna be a funny podcast this is a funny podcast plus it’s extremely therapeutic with its discussion of failure. But more importantly it’s so well structured and funny!

Jonanza ,

It’s back! Thank God

I love this show, I feel so connected to Connor and can’t say enough how well executed this podcast is.

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