Episodes

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Ep78 – Bill Burr

Bryan sits down with comedian, Bill Burr. As with other comics associated with The Opie & Anthony Show, in 2008, Burr’s voice was featured in the game Grand Theft Auto IV. In the game,...

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Ep77 – David Epstein

As a senior writer for Sports Illustrated, Dave Epstein helped break the story that Alex Rodriguez tested positive for steroids in 2003. He’s written for the Swimsuit Edition–which he describes as the cushiest assignment...

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Ep76 – Tony Blauer

Bryan sits down with fitness expert, Tony Blauer. Blauer Tactical Systems (BTS) is one of the world’s leading consulting companies specializing in the research and development of close quarter tactics & scenario-based training for...

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Ep75 – Merchants of Doubt

In Merchants of Doubt, Naomi Oreskes and Erik M Conway reveal that the same handful of individuals who have made a career out of selling doubt. Fred Singer, Fred Seitz and Bill Nierenberg began...

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Ep74 – John Truby

Over the course of three decades working in Hollywood, John Truby has fixed over a thousand film scripts. In his book Anatomy of Story: 22 Steps to Becoming a Master Storyteller, John refutes the...

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Ep73 – Alexis Ohanian

Alexis Ohanian co-founded Reddit out of his dorm room at the University of Virginia. As a leader of the grass-roots movement that overturned Congress’s Stop Online Piracy Act and Senate IP Protection Act, he...

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Ep72 – Harland Williams

Bryan Callen sits down with actor and comedian, Harland Williams from such movies as “Dumb and Dumber,” “Freddy Got Fingered,” “There’s Something About Mary,” “Half Baked,” “RocketMan,” “Sorority Boys,” “Down Periscope” and “Employee of...

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Ep71 – Reflections

Bryan and Hunter take this episode to reflect on and synthesize everything they’ve learned over the course of the last dozen or so episodes recording the show together. From the philosophy of Professor Dan...

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Ep70 – Steve Byrne

Bryan and Hunter sit down with the star of “Sullivan and Son,” on TBS, stand-up comedian, Steve Byrne. They discuss Steve’s sitcom as well as other career moments, including trips overseas doing USO tours,...

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Ep69 – Charles Mann

Charles C. Mann didn’t plan to write about the world before and after Columbus, but, at a certain point, he realized he couldn’t wait for anyone else to do it. In his book 1491:...

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Ep68 – Jimmy Shubert

Bryan sits down with comedian, actor and podcaster, Jimmy Shubert. He’s been seen on his own Comedy Central Special, King of Queens, Italian Job, Go!, and countless other movies and television shows. He has...

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Ep67 – Michael Callen

“Big Mike” Callen, aka Bryan’s dad, brings his many years of experience in banking and foreign policy to to a discussion of the government shutdown and the state of Washington today.

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Ep66 – Tom Segura

Bryan Callen sits down with comedian and podcaster, Tom Segura. They talk about stand-up comedy and much more. Also, be sure to Rate and Comment on iTunes. http://tomsegura.com/

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Ep65 – Tim Snyder, Michael Callen

In a very special episode of The Bryan Callen Show, Mike Callen joins Bryan and Hunter in interviewing the authors of one of his very favorite books: Bloodlands: Europe Between Hitler and Stalin. Detailing...