Alison Becker is the beautiful actress who you’ve seen pop up on great shows like Human Giant, The League, and Parks and Recreation. Her resume includes a whole slew of Fuse hosting gigs, but if I know Earwolf listeners you’ll be more impressed by her ESPN web series Mayne Street or her role in The Other Guys. Plus she co-hosts FuelTV’s The Daily Habit which employs Earwolf guests like Chris Fairbanks and Hal Rudnick. She also performs sketch at UCB in Hot Mess and co-hosts the monthly show Indiglo at M Bar.
November 12, 2018
The h-i-l-a-r-i-o-u-s Alison Becker joins Zach and Jess for a new musical packed with spelling, things you’re into, clams, and Klevin: The Coolest Kid in School! With songs like “Can You Spell Relax?”, “Orlando” and “Can We Be Real Friends?”, this episode will definitely take you to 11. Plus, stay til the end for a special “deep cut” song from the musical “Blood Brothers”.
August 25, 2016
LIVE from the UCB-Sunset Theatre in Los Angeles, Mark Wahlberg (Daniel Van Kirk) returns to solve the problems of the world (because Donnie can’t) with his very famous friends Harrison Ford (Kenny Stevenson), Alfalfa (Alison Becker), Gwyneth Paltrow (Beth Hoyt), and Andy Wood. They’ll cover very important topics including Ryan Lochte, the Olympics, and more.
July 15, 2016
Book Club regulars meet new book club readers as Seth Morris, Alison Pill, Alison Becker, and Nelson Franklin join Nate this week to discuss “The Girls: A Novel” by Emma Cline. Who absolutely loved it? Who had unanswered questions? Tune in to find out!
January 15, 2016
It’s Book Club time once again as Nate welcomes Zandy Hartig, Alison Becker, Lindsey Kraft, and Susanna Fogel to discuss Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff. Fates and Furies is a dazzling examination of a marriage, Lauren Groff presents the story of one such marriage over the course of twenty-four years. Make sure to get a head start for the next book club by grabbing yourself The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald and send in your thoughts on the book at email@example.com.
December 8, 2015
Actress Alison Becker joins Jensen and Matty to talk about her time on the MTV prank show Boiling Points, interviewing R. Kelly as a TV VJ, the online show Mayne Street with ESPN broadcaster Kenny Mayne, Sowle, Bon Jovi, CreativeMornings, 5 Every Day, E Dance, Anomalisa, Clifton’s Cafeteria, the Secret Hitler game, how we’re late on battle rapper Fresco, Chopped Junior, the Griffith Observatory and many other things you should know about.
October 16, 2015
New and old friends Alison Becker, Kevin Awakuni, Susanna Fogel, and Kevin Seccia join Nate this week for another spectacular Book Club episode of Reading Aloud! This week they get into “Purity” by Jonathan Franzen. It’s his most recent novel and it’s dense, it’s fun, and ultimately it’s a mess. Get into the Halloween spirit and get a head start on the next book club selection by picking up “The Haunting of Hill House” by Shirley Jackson and send in your thoughts on the book at firstname.lastname@example.org.