51 episodes

A podcast about gay sh*t and internet culture, SHUT UP EVAN is a bi-weekly podcast fusing LGBTQ+ culture, pop culture and Internet culture into longform discussions. Each week, host Evan Ross Katz is joined by a celeb guest to discuss their early life, career and to get their take on a number of topics ranging from thirst traps to their thoughts on Sarah Michelle Gellar's filmography.
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Shut Up Evan Evan Ross Katz

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.8 • 287 Ratings

A podcast about gay sh*t and internet culture, SHUT UP EVAN is a bi-weekly podcast fusing LGBTQ+ culture, pop culture and Internet culture into longform discussions. Each week, host Evan Ross Katz is joined by a celeb guest to discuss their early life, career and to get their take on a number of topics ranging from thirst traps to their thoughts on Sarah Michelle Gellar's filmography.
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    D'Arcy Carden

    D'Arcy Carden

    ERK chats with D'Arcy Carden, the Emmy-nominated star of THE GOOD PLACE and the upcoming Amazon Prime series A LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN. They discuss her time working at The Ride, her appearance in the short films, MOB WIVES and MOB WIVES 2: THE CHRISTENING, Greta Gerwig's BARBIE, AND JUST LIKE THAT, befriending idols, hating men, working with Jennifer Coolidge and loving Jennifer Aniston. Plus, Ilana Glazer, Kate Berlant, and Michelle Collins get some questions in as well. All that, plus we're discussing the chicest wind chime and reviewing Jamie Lee Curtis's My Hand In Your merch offerings.
    Host: Evan Ross Katz
    Editor: Sophia Asmuth
    Show links:
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    Evan Ross Katz on Instagram https://www.instagram.com/evanrosskatz/
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    • 1 hr 10 min
    Selma Blair

    Selma Blair

    ERK chats with CRUEL INTENTIONS, LEGALLY BLONDE and THE SWEETEST THING screen icon Selma Blair. The two chat about having her wedding dresses designed by Karl Lagerfeld, spending time with Britney Spears in rehab (and keeping her wig), her friendship with Carrie Fisher and the pranks they played on Debbie Reynolds, her cameo in SCREAM 2, why she's bit so many Hollywood's A-listers, why she loves a good hotel more than just about anything, the role that got away, her thoughts on Neve Campbell backing out of SCREAM 6 over a salary dispute, and what public humiliation taught her about fortitude. All that, plus her friends Sarah Michelle Gellar, Molly Shannon, and Jamie-Lynn Sigler are hopping by to ask some questions. That, plus we're discussing Shawn Mendes, grief, and REAL HOUSEWIVES ULTIMATE GIRLS TRIP.
    Host: Evan Ross Katz
    Editor: Sophia Asmuth
    Show links:
    Get bonus content by joining us on Patreon http://patreon.com/shutupevan
    Evan Ross Katz on Instagram https://www.instagram.com/evanrosskatz/
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    • 1 hr 27 min
    John Early

    John Early

    ERK chats with alt comedy king John Early, star of the new Peacock special "Would It Kill You To Laugh?" Early's credits include SEARCH PARTY, OTHER PEOPLE, BEATRIZ AT DINNER, WET HOT AMERICAN SUMMER and THE AFTERPARTY. The two discuss their time at NYU, gay Pride, John's Wikipedia entry, Suzanne Somers, Lisa Kudrow, and Jane Krakowski. Plus Lena Dunham, Amy Schumer and Adam Pally get in on the fun. All that, and our political correspondent Brain Derrick joins us to discuss the recent SCOTUS ruling on Roe v. Wade.
    Host: Evan Ross Katz
    Editor: Sophia Asmuth
    Show links:
    Get bonus content by joining us on Patreon http://patreon.com/shutupevan
    Evan Ross Katz on Instagram https://www.instagram.com/evanrosskatz/
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    • 1 hr 20 min
    Colton Haynes

    Colton Haynes

    ERK chats with TEEN WOLF and ARROW star Colton Haynes about his revealing new memoir, MISS MEMORY LANE. The pair discuss Haynes's fraught childhood, growing up with an alcoholic mother, surviving sexual abuse, working as a sex worker, being forced to stay in the closet when he arrived in Hollywood, feuding with other out celebrities when he did finally come out, appearing in Lil Nas X's music video for INDUSTRY BABY, his friendship with Serena Williams, getting sober and so much more. Plus, Kiernan Shipka and Jesse Tyler Ferguson join us to ask Colton some deeply pressing questions. All that, and we're discussing Sarah Jessica Parker's recent statements about Kim Cattrall and the double-edged sword of the corporatization of Pride.
    Host: Evan Ross Katz
    Editor: Sophia Asmuth
    Show links:
    Get bonus content by joining us on Patreon http://patreon.com/shutupevan
    Evan Ross Katz on Instagram https://www.instagram.com/evanrosskatz/
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    • 1 hr 29 min
    Christina Ricci

    Christina Ricci

    ERK chats with Christina Ricci, whose film credits include MERMAIDS, THE ADDAMS FAMILY, CASPER, NOW & THEN, THE OPPOSITE OF SEX, FEAR AND LOATHING IN LAS VEGAS, SLEEPY HOLLOW, MONSTER, SPEED RACER, and THE MATRIX RESURRECTIONS and whose television credits include THE LIZZIE BORDEN CHRONICLES, YELLOWJACKETS and the upcoming WEDNESDAY. They discuss her early life as a child star, developing her fashion style, the art of being interviewed, partying in New York City, learning how to smoke from Winona Ryder, why she wants to play an evil Tinker Bell, having her breasts digitally enhanced for a film poster, THE REAL HOUSEWIVES, her status as a gay icon and more.
    Host: Evan Ross Katz
    Editor: Sophia Asmuth
    Show links:
    Get bonus content by joining us on Patreon http://patreon.com/shutupevan
    Evan Ross Katz on Instagram https://www.instagram.com/evanrosskatz/
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    • 1 hr 17 min
    Molly Shannon

    Molly Shannon

    ERK is joined by actress and comedian Molly Shannon to discuss her new memoir, HELLO MOLLY, as well as her work SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE, THE WHITE LOTUS, THE OTHER TWO, SEX AND THE CITY, OTHER PEOPLE, working with Mike White, her favorite place to find chicken, throwing the "f*cks" around, her father's late-in-life coming out, why she can't get enough REAL HOUSEWIVES and more. Plus, Jennifer Coolidge, Sharon Stone, Heléne Yorke get in on the fun. Oh, and we surprise Molly with a very special guest: Her daughter Stella. All that, plus we're recapping the Met Gala and talking Kim Cattrall's recent comments about AND JUST LIKE THAT.
    Host: Evan Ross Katz
    Editor: Sophia Asmuth
    Show links:
    Get bonus content by joining us on Patreon http://patreon.com/shutupevan
    Evan Ross Katz on Instagram https://www.instagram.com/evanrosskatz/
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    • 1 hr 13 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
287 Ratings

287 Ratings

siralexhak ,

Evan is super smart

Acute knowledge of fashion industry and niche corners of entertainment industry. His access to and following from Hollywood actors like Sarah Jessica Parker and Channing Tatum are an interesting context to consider when hearing his perspective.

Tessameow ,

Love you Evan

I started following a Evan on IG and was so happy to see he had a podcast. Great listen!

Aaaasmash ,

Perfect Listening

ERK always has a way with words and I feel like he is genuinely invested in every guest that comes on. It’s such a delight to listen to this podcast and I love the questions that he asks!

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