The Mortified Podcast

“It will make you blush with secondhand embarrassment” New York Times

“One of the ten must-listen podcasts of the decade.” – Salon

“Spills your deepest darkest teenage secrets” – The Guardian


About the Show

New episodes every other Sunday. The Mortified Podcast features adults sharing the embarrassing things they wrote as kids, surprise celebrity guests, and interviews that pick up where the stage show ends. PS: It totally likes you.

Listen to Mortified on RadioPublic

Also Available Via: Stitcher, TuneIn, RSS

Guest Appearances:

Elijah Wood (Lord of the Rings), Danny Pudi (Community), Ezra Miller (Fantastic Beasts), Maya Erskine & Anna Konkle (PEN15), Bo Burhnam & Elsie Fisher (Eighth Grade),  Alison Brie (Glow), Alanis Morissette, Kate Micucci (Garfunkel and Oates), Retta (Good Girls), Chvrches, Busy Phillips (Busy Tonight), Ronnie Vanucci (The Killers), Johnny Marr (The Smiths), Franz Ferdinand, Kate Nash (Glow), Mara Wilson (Matilda),  Mike Mills (20th Century Women), Phoebe Judge (Criminal), Scott Hutchison (Frightened Rabbit), Sylvan Esso, Andrew Goldberg (co-creator, Big Mouth), Kia Stevens (Glow), Jackie Tohn (Glow), Lol Tolhurst (The Cure), Rain Phoenix  (Launch Left), Daniel Franzese (Mean Girls), Eric Dickerson (NFL), Joey McIntyre (NKOTB), Tamara Keith (NPR), Elisa Donovan (Clueless), Stephanie Seymour & more.

Episode Collections (By Mood)

If You’re Dealing with a Breakup
If Your Family Drives You Batshit Crazy
If You’re Nostalgic for the Early Internet
If You Want Motivation to Quit Your Damn Job
If You Need a Good Cry
If You Want to Hear LGBTQ Stories
If You Need a Pick-Me-Up that is (Mostly) PG-Rated
If You Want to Celebrate a Holiday
If  You’re Still Confused about How Sex Works

Audience Favorites

Don’t Tell Anyone I Like You: Ep 35
Is My Boyfriend Gay: Ep 14
I Was a Teenage Prison Wife: Ep 27
I Was a Teenage Media Mogul: Ep 47 
Love America Online Style: Ep 36
I Was a Boyband Fangirl: Ep 50
I Found My Sister’s Diary: Ep 116
Kid Criminals: Ep 90
1960s Sweethearts: Ep 169
Horse Girls: Ep 185
TV Saved My Life: Ep 196

How to Support the Podcast

Making this series is full-time work. If you enjoy what you hear and want more, please consider a contribution to our show. It helps us bring more episodes to you.

Another great way to support our show is (while saving money) is by simply using the Mortified discount codes for products heard in the show. We are a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX— a curated network of extraordinary, cutting edge podcasts.

Behind the Scenes

The production team includes Neil Katcher, Hadley Dion and Dave Nadelberg– with a rotating series of freelance contributors. Our podcast features music from: Gordon Bash, Alex Burke, Adam Smith, The Angel, Zoe Rose Palladino, Snake Snake Snakes.