Podcasts are an easy way to get your entertainment fix. If you’re obsessed with The Office or committed to Keeping Up With The Kardashians but want to reduce your screen time, here’s a list of popular favourite TV shows that you can listen to.
- SHONDALAND: REVEALED
Shondaland: Revealed covers a plethora of the immensely successful Shonda Rhimes shows, from Grey’s Anatomy to Scandal, and more. Hosted by executive producer Betsy Beers, each of the 109 episodes covers new moments on screen and behindthe-scenes facts for Rhimes’ fans to learn more about her greatest hits.
- THE CROWN OFFICIAL PODCAST
Launched to accompany the third season of The Crown, The Crown: The Official Podcast is just as good as the hit Netflix show. Hosted by Scottish DJ and TV presenter Edith Bowman, the host takes her listeners into the world of each episode, talking with Peter Morgan, the show’s showrunner, writer, and creator, as well as cast members from the latest season. You will get to know about what it was like to replace Claire Foy with Olivia Colman, or the challenge that comes with creating fresh content in today’s day and age.
- OFFICE LADIES
After The Office finished in 2013, diehard fans have been filling the void with countless reruns. Now, thanks to Jenna Fischer and Angela Kinsey who were co-stars on the show, fans can relive every moment at Dunder Mifflin, alongside Pam Beesly and Angela Martin. Office Ladies deconstructs fanfavourite episodes, including cringeworthy episodes such as Diversity Day, or the manic paranoia in The Alliance. With guests like Rainn Wilson, who played Dwight Schrute, these ladies truly deserve a Dundie award.
- SAY BIBLE
If you’re looking for another way to get in the know about what went down on Keeping Up With The Kardashians, let the self-proclaimed ‘Kardashian Konnoisseurs’ on the Say Bible podcast keep you up to date. Hosted by Natalie Franklin and Kathleen E. Lee, each episode not only sifts through the latest Kardashian headlines and gossip, but also recaps episodes of KUWTK. Now that the reality TV show has ended, you can always revisit the moments with this podcast to relive the weirdest moments on the show.
- DRAMA QUEENS
One Tree Hill was a hit TV show in the early ’00s, which had a pretty long run and ended in 2012. The show’s legacy is as alive as ever, and the characters, especially Brooke Davis, Peyton Sawyer, and Haley James are still so loved by fans today. Hosted by Sophia Bush, Hilarie Burton, and Bethany Joy Lenz, the three ladies dissect every episode, deliver every detail you must know, and devote themselves to the listeners as they rewatch every single scene together.
- SEINCAST: A SEINFELD PODCAST
Over four years, between 2014 and 2018, hosts Vinnie and Matt discussed every episode of comedy classic Seinfeld. The show travels back to the ’90s when Elaine, Jerry, and George ruled everyone’s television sets. The duo share laughs, memories, and their favourite moments from every season of Larry David’s iconic creation.
- THE TALKING DEAD
Since 2010, hosts Chris and Jason have been giving fans over an hour of extra Walking Dead content each week to accompany the hugely popular show. In this podcast, they talk about each zombie-filled episode, debating key plot points, questioning character motives and discussing the latest news about all three Walking Dead shows. If you love the drama and tension in the series but struggle with watching bloodshed, this podcast may be the perfect solution to filling in the gaps when you had to cover your eyes during all those scenes.
- THE HAWKINS REPORT: A STRANGER THINGS PODCAST
If you’re a lover of all things Stranger Things, then The Hawkins Report should be on your list. Created by The Liberty Street Geek team, each episode is built to kill time between seasons, which is necessary, given the current delays in production. The Hawkins Report is all about getting honest about things they love and hate about Stranger Things, so expect extreme and insightful opinions.