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Join Lauren and Jesi as they re-watch their hero, Murphy Brown, navigate the waters of journalistic integrity and female empowerment, discussing 1990s nostalgia and the glaring relevance this show still has in our culture today. Plus, interviews with the cast and creators!
www.MurphyBrownPod.com

FYI: The Murphy Brown Podcast Lauren Milberger & Jesi Mullins

    • TV & Film
    • 4.6 • 59 Ratings

Join Lauren and Jesi as they re-watch their hero, Murphy Brown, navigate the waters of journalistic integrity and female empowerment, discussing 1990s nostalgia and the glaring relevance this show still has in our culture today. Plus, interviews with the cast and creators!
www.MurphyBrownPod.com

    Interview: Faith Ford (Corky Sherwood)Part 2 of 2

    Interview: Faith Ford (Corky Sherwood)Part 2 of 2

    Lauren and Jesi are excited to bring you this amazing interview two-part special we recorded in February with Faith Ford, A.K.A Corky Sherwood! The gals sit down and chat about her beginnings in Louisiana, her time as a model in New York, and all the Murphy Brown stories! As well, as tales from our life-long-friends-ship with Jane Leeves, aka. Audrey Cohen, Aka, Daphne from Fraiser!

    Part 2: Booking Murphy Brown and her friendship with Jane!
    Join our Patreon for special episodes now! www.MurphyBrownpod.com/donate

    Charities from last week!
    BEAM
    www.beam.community

    Black Trans Femmes In The Arts
    www.linktr.ee/btfacollective

    Justice for Breonna Taylor Official Go-Fund Me
    www.gofundme.com/f/9v4q2-justice-…r-breonna-taylor

    • 47 min
    Interview: Faith Ford (Corky Sherwood)Part 1 or 2

    Interview: Faith Ford (Corky Sherwood)Part 1 or 2

    Lauren and Jesi are excited to bring you this amazing interview two-part special we recorded in February with Faith Ford, A.K.A Corky Sherwood! The gals sit down and chat about her beginnings in Louisiana, her time as a model in New York, and all the Murphy Brown stories! As well, as tales from our life-long-friends-ship with Jane Leeves, aka. Audrey Cohen, Aka, Daphne from Fraiser!

    Part 1: The Early Years and Corky Sherwood as a character!

    BEAM
    www.beam.community

    Black Trans Femmes In The Arts
    www.linktr.ee/btfacollective

    Justice for Breonna Taylor Official Go-Fund Me
    www.gofundme.com/f/9v4q2-justice-for-breonna-taylor

    www.MurphyBrownpod.com

    • 1 hr 1 min
    2.14: What Are You Doing New Year's Eve?

    2.14: What Are You Doing New Year's Eve?

    The gals welcome Anita Floris, the host of “I’m Listening: A Fraiser Fan Podcast '' from More Banana, to end our podcast season with this Diane English written classic! Topics include: the great Jane Leeves, the sex appeal of the Dials, arrival party etiquette, as well as Anita’s first impressions of the series and how it still holds up for a younger audience! Join us for the pod’s season finale!

    Anita is Anitajewtina on Twitter & Instragam.

    Miss us already!? While you wait for our next season join our patron or donate one time only at www.murphybrownpod.com/donate or www.patreon.com/MurphyBrownpod for extended episodes and extra moments during our hiatus! 100% of proceeds go to fund the podcast for you!

    We found out about the Lampshade!
    https://www.google.com/amp/s/slate.com/news-and-politics/2009/03/when-did-drunk-people-start-putting-lampshades-on-their-heads.amp

    • 1 hr 16 min
    FYI EXTRA: Diversity & Inclusivity

    FYI EXTRA: Diversity & Inclusivity

    Our “Here’s To You Mrs. Kinsella” guest Lisa Darden joins the gals after the show to discuss diversity in Murphy Brown & pop culture from 1990 to today, how we can all work together, and how feminism can be an inclusive movement to all.

    More Info On Lisa:
    www.fairhousingjustice.org
    Twitter: DardenLisa
    IMDB: www.imdb.com/name/nm2688647

    • 22 min
    2.13 Here's To You Mrs Kinsella

    2.13 Here's To You Mrs Kinsella

    The gals are happy to welcome Lisa Darden as their guest this week! Lisa is an actor as well as a board member of the Fair Housing Justice Center in New York City and a fan of Murphy Brown since childhood! Lisa tells us her origin story of growing up watching Murphy Brown as an African American woman then and now. Lauren talks about the genesis of Stevie Wonder’s adult career with this week’s song Superstition! Topics also include: Women and mens’ sexual prime, Grant Shaud’s physical comedy, and the Candice Bergen connection to The Graduate, which inspired our title with the song “Here’s To You, Mrs. Robinson.”

    More Info On Lisa:
    www.fairhousingjustice.org
    Twitter: DardenLisa
    IMDB: www.imdb.com/name/nm2688647

    • 1 hr 15 min
    Russ Woody #2 ” Tuesdays With Ted” (Murphy Brown Writer/Producer Seasons 1-2,6,10-11)

    Russ Woody #2 ” Tuesdays With Ted” (Murphy Brown Writer/Producer Seasons 1-2,6,10-11)

    We are excited to welcome back Murphy Brown writer-producer Russ Woody (“Cybill” “Becker” “The Middle”)writer of our next episode “Here’s To You Mrs. Kinsella” as well as Season One's' “Kyle, “It’s How You Play The Game,” and many more! Just in time for “The Good Place” finale this week, Russ is talking about his new book “Tuesdays with Ted” (available wherever you buy books and ebooks or www.RussWoody.com). “An uplifting, heartbreaking, occasionally funny story about an old man with ALS, a sitcom, its star and just enough time to say good-bye,” Russ tells the gals stories from the book about his father, Ted Danson and much more, including a funny story about Candice Bergen and the book! But first, we get an update on Russ’s project about Abraham Lincoln’s first vice president, Hannibal Hamlin.

    Follow Russ on Instagram @ RussTWoody and join our Patreon with a one time or monthly donation for extended moments, including more on Lincoln and Hamlin! www.murphybrownpod.com/donate

    • 51 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
59 Ratings

59 Ratings

Alex Steed ,

Yes!

I appreciate all the knowledge and energy they bring to looking back at and appreciating one of my favorite shows.

beckyp221 ,

Is this podcast coming back?

There have been no new epidodes since March. I hope they come back soon. I love Murphy Brown. Is there somewhere else to listen?

Hiyakid78 ,

Used to be good

Used to be good, but doesn’t post a lot anymore. Good luck in the future.

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