Maria Thayer

Maria Thayer is an actress who you might recognize from Strangers with Candy, Forgetting Sarah Marshall, or the Adult Swim comedy Eagleheart. Her other television credits include Will & Grace, 30 Rock, Lipstick Jungle, House M.D., and Important Things with Demetri Martin.

Guest Appearances

A Fast Food Restaurant Kitchen In An Alternate Universe

Paul F. Tompkins welcomes grownups (children get out of here!) to this week’s episode of Spontaneanation! This week, Paul’s special return guest is actress Maria Thayer of truTV’s Those Who Can’t! They chat about the time Maria’s primary caregivers let her down,…


Giamatti Gives Thanks

Comedy Bang Bang #459November 21, 2016

Novi-Doggie is upon us and it’s the time of year where we are thankful for everything in our lives. We are thankful that actress Maria Thayer of truTV’s Those Who Can’t and Strangers with Candy fame is here to honestly answer Scott’s…


Dark Secrets from the Teacher's Lounge

The Cracked Podcast #147October 19, 2016

Did you ever have the sneaking suspicion that when your history teacher rolled out the old A/V cart for movie time that he was completely hungover? Or that that one teacher who seemed to hate you on a molecular level was giving…


Maria Thayer

Crybabies #45July 7, 2016

Actress Maria Thayer (Those Who Can't, Eagleheart, Strangers with Candy) joins Sarah and Susan to talk about crying as a stress release, "Isn't It A Pity" by Nina Simone, a scene from perennial "Crybabies" favorite Brokeback Mountain, and the heartbreaking documentary Brother's Keeper.…


Movie Theater Pickle Sandwich

Who Charted? #280April 13, 2016

Actress Maria Thayer joins Kulap and Engineer Brett on Who Charted. They share a love for laughter and a hometown Arby's during the top 5 songs on Spotify chart. Maria talks about co-starring in the trueTV sitcom "Those Who Can't" and movie…


Sklarbro County 196

Sklarbro Country #291.5February 23, 2016

Actress Maria Thayer and comedian David Huntsberger join the Sklars for a special episode of Sklarbro County. They discuss Maria's experience co-starring in the show "Those Who Can't" and where a suspiciously delicious pizza from a kids' restaurant was made. David fills…


Maria Thayer, Our Close Friend

Hollywood Handbook #121February 16, 2016

Hayes and Sean immediately start having a conversation with MARIA THAYER where they offer romantic advice to the listeners and get some of their own as well.


Dracula's Bedroom

Paul F. Tompkins welcomes ye back to Spontaneanation! This week he is joined by special guest Maria Thayer of Forgetting Sarah Marshall and Eagleheart! They chat about where Maria was when she realized God was a wholly implausible lie, finding out about same sex…


Pilot Season!

Totally Laime #125June 22, 2012

Giggles abound on Totally Laime as the delightful and hilarious Maria Thayer steps into the living room and brings with her cookies, suicide, and everything in between. You might learn a thing or two about word etymology, and you'll FOR SURE learn a thing…


Is This Sexual Harassment?

Comedy Bang Bang #90January 30, 2011

We know that many of you are not ready to forgive Brett Gelman for the way he made a mockery of Comedy Bang Bang in 2010. However, we let him back this week solely to bring along Michael Gladis (aka Professor Kinsalot…

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