Crissle West

Crissle West is a writer and the female co-host of hit comedy podcast The Read. Raised in Oklahoma, Crissle moved to NYC in June 2012 in search of neighbors who believe in both gun and birth control. She enjoys spending countless hours watching Beyoncé performances online and pretending that updating her Tumblr is an acceptable substitute for writing.

The Read, a weekly show produced with co-host and friend Kid Fury, covers the latest in entertainment news and has amassed over 115,000 subscribers in less than two years. The Read was featured on iTunes’ Best of 2013 and  2014 Editor’s Choice, and the duo has several sold out live shows in New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Houston, Atlanta, among many more cities.

Guest Appearances

Highlights from 6 Years of The Wolf Den

The Wolf Den #99February 18, 2016

Just before The Wolf Den hits its 100th episode milestone, Adam takes a brief listen back to relive some highlights in what's been an exciting six years in the evolution and growth of Midroll, and podcasting. Adam shares early clips from podcast…


Crissle West, The Read Co-host

The Wolf Den #83July 9, 2015

Crissle West is the co-host of the enormously popular podcast The Read, and she joins Adam in The Wolf Den to talk about her experience in podcasting, and growing the diversity of voices heard in the medium. Crissle shares the story of…

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