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Don't Ask Tig
Don't Ask Tig
American Public Media

Need advice? Comedian Tig Notaro doesn’t have all the answers, but that won't stop her from fielding your questions on life's many... more

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James Adomian

You’ve heard the voice of actor/comedian James Adomian on many, many animated shows like Bob’s Burgers and BoJack Horseman. He’s... more

07 Dec 2022 · 38 minutes
Roy Wood Jr.

Comedian, actor, and late night comedy correspondent Roy Wood Jr. talks to Tig about who might take over as host... more

30 Nov 2022 · 39 minutes
Kate Micucci

For this Thanksgiving-themed episode, Kate Micucci — actor, musician, comedian and co-founder of the folk duo Garfunkel and Oates —... more

23 Nov 2022 · 43 minutes
Naomi Ekperigin

Actress/comedian Naomi Ekperigin tells Tig about lessons she learned as a writer on the much-loved TV show “Broad City” and... more

16 Nov 2022 · 39 minutes
Randy Jackson

Grammy winner, record label exec, and former “American Idol” judge Randy Jackson is this week’s guest on Don’t Ask Tig.... more

09 Nov 2022 · 30 minutes
Sheng Wang

Tig and Sheng Wang, comedian and writer on ABC’s “Fresh Off the Boat,” trade stories about their childhoods in Houston,... more

02 Nov 2022 · 43 minutes
Mae Martin

Actor, comedian, and writer Mae Martin, who co-wrote and stars in the award-winning Netflix dramedy series ‘Feel Good,’ talks about... more

26 Oct 2022 · 36 minutes
Sheryl Lee Ralph

Award-winning actress Sheryl Lee Ralph and Tig reminisce about working together on the TV series ‘One Mississippi;’ then Sheryl talks... more

19 Oct 2022 · 41 minutes
Kristen Bell

Tig is back! She kicks off season 3 with one of her BFFs, actress Kristen Bell, acclaimed for so many... more

12 Oct 2022 · 44 minutes
Season 3 Trailer

Every week, comedian Tig Notaro and a rotating cast of guests field audience questions on love, loss, and life’s other... more

05 Oct 2022 · 1 minute
Karen Kilgariff

Karen Kilgariff, comedian and co-host of the wildly popular podcast My Favorite Murder, talks to her pal Tig about what... more

15 Jun 2022 · 43 minutes
Lauren Lapkus

Tig’s guest is comedian and Emmy-nominated actor Lauren Lapkus, star of the Netflix movie The Wrong Missy, and known for... more

08 Jun 2022 · 41 minutes
Rufus Wainwright

Afraid it’s too late to pursue a career in music? Have a rude relative who is also cold toward your... more

01 Jun 2022 · 32 minutes
Michael McKean

Actor Michael McKean, beloved for his roles as Chuck McGill in “Better Call Saul” and David St. Hubbins in the... more

25 May 2022 · 42 minutes
Chloé Zhao

Chloé Zhao, who won the 2021 Best Director Oscar for “Nomadland,” talks to Tig about what that means for her... more

18 May 2022 · 46 minutes
Alex Kurtzman

Suffering from hand sanitizer dry hands? Need inspiration to finally confess those romantic feelings you’ve kept hidden from a long-distance... more

11 May 2022 · 39 minutes
Paul Rudd

Tig talks with one of America's favorite leading men, Paul Rudd, star of the Ant-Man movies, the TV series The... more

04 May 2022 · 43 minutes
Ben Schwartz

Tig catches up with comedian and veteran improv performer Ben Schwartz, who talks about his process for voicing the superpowered... more

27 Apr 2022 · 44 minutes
Phoebe Bridgers

Indie pop rock sensation and Grammy nominee Phoebe Bridgers talks about life as the child of a standup comedian, the... more

20 Apr 2022 · 41 minutes
Conan O'Brien

Tig's old pal, the one and only Conan O'Brien, discusses the people he turns to for advice and why the... more

23 Mar 2022 · 41 minutes
Ian Harvie

You’ve seen actor Ian Harvie as Dale on Transparent, and as Bud on Will and Grace. In this episode, Ian... more

16 Mar 2022 · 41 minutes
Kathleen Madigan

Hilarious standup comedian Kathleen Madigan talks about her very short basketball "career" and why she left LA for Nashville. Then,... more

09 Mar 2022 · 35 minutes
Deepak Chopra

Bestselling author and personal transformation pioneer Deepak Chopra reveals his pick for the greatest jokester of all time. He and... more

02 Mar 2022 · 33 minutes
Lena Waithe

Lena Waithe, the trailblazing producer, actor, and Emmy-winning screenwriter of Netflix’s “Master of None” and creator of BET's "Twenties," trades... more

23 Feb 2022 · 41 minutes
Deon Cole

Actor and comedian Deon Cole, a regular on Black-ish and Grown-ish, stops by Don't Ask Tig to talk privacy, positivity... more

16 Feb 2022 · 41 minutes
Patti Harrison

Feeling pressure to engage more on social media and want guidance on how often to post? Wondering what questions to... more

09 Feb 2022 · 39 minutes
Lucy Lawless

Kiwi actor and singer Lucy Lawless stars in Acorn TV's My Life Is Murder and is beloved as Xena: Warrior... more

02 Feb 2022 · 34 minutes
Fortune Feimster

Comedian, writer, and actor Fortune Feimster — now starring in the hit TV series Kenan — joins Tig to swap... more

26 Jan 2022 · 44 minutes
Jimmy Carr

Jimmy Carr, one of the UK's best loved comedians and game show hosts, is so good at giving advice, he's... more

19 Jan 2022 · 42 minutes
Sasheer Zamata

Craving a best friend, but unsure how to make that connection as an adult? Actor and former SNL cast member... more

12 Jan 2022 · 39 minutes
Rosie O'Donnell

From her award winning The Rosie O'Donnell show to being a moderator on The View to her role in the... more

05 Jan 2022 · 32 minutes
Rainn Wilson

This week Tig is joined by actor, comedian, and podcast host Rainn Wilson, best known for playing the iconic and... more

15 Dec 2021 · 38 minutes
Gary Gulman

Standup comedian Gary Gulman has been in the comedy biz for over 20 years. He’s a regular on the late... more

08 Dec 2021 · 40 minutes
Aparna Nancherla

The delightful and hilarious actor Aparna Nancherla reunites with her good friend Tig on Zoom. Who can forget Aparna from... more

01 Dec 2021 · 41 minutes
Nick Kroll

This episode is excerpted from a live-over-Zoom Don't Ask Tig show with comedian, actor, producer, and Tig’s longtime pal Nick... more

17 Nov 2021 · 34 minutes
Mayim Bialik

Actress Mayim Bialik, known for starring in "The Big Bang Theory," "Blossom" and more, talks to Tig about why she... more

10 Nov 2021 · 39 minutes
Taylor Dayne

Who better to be Tig's guest on her 50th episode than actress Taylor Dayne — one of her favorite... more

03 Nov 2021 · 33 minutes
Patton Oswalt and Meredith Salenger

Tig talks with comedian and voice actor Patton Oswalt and his wife, actor and voice-over artist Meredith Salenger, about how... more

27 Oct 2021 · 44 minutes
Jon Lovett

How can you tell if your schoolboy crush likes you too?  Should you name a child after a moose?  Those... more

20 Oct 2021 · 35 minutes
Ron Funches

Need some insider tourist tips about where to visit on a trip to L.A.?  Tig and actor/comedian Ron Funches have... more

13 Oct 2021 · 42 minutes
Seth Rogen

Comedian, actor, producer Seth Rogen is not going to sugarcoat things for you, so when he and Tig meet for... more

06 Oct 2021 · 35 minutes
Phoebe Robinson

How do you get your man to say he loves you?  Tig and comedian Phoebe Robinson team up to answer... more

29 Sep 2021 · 43 minutes
Sanjay Gupta

This is your chance to hear advice on careers, love and COVID from one of America's best-known doctors, Sanjay Gupta! ... more

22 Sep 2021 · 36 minutes
Samantha Bee

No one speaks their mind quite like comedian, TV host Samantha Bee, and this time she's upfront and personal with... more

15 Sep 2021 · 45 minutes
Margaret Cho

Back in the dating scene and contemplating whether it would help to delete all traces of all exes from your... more

18 Aug 2021 · 34 minutes
Janet Varney

Need some new ideas for how to fend off creepy guys at work?  Should you reveal how you tricked a... more

11 Aug 2021 · 42 minutes
LeVar Burton

Don’t know how to deal with romantic feelings for a coworker that’s already in a relationship? Still, feeling guilty from... more

04 Aug 2021 · 33 minutes
Martha Beck

Find yourself confused about the difference between a life coach and a therapist? Well, highly sought-after life coach and New... more

28 Jul 2021 · 37 minutes
Mike Birbiglia

Need to perform a DIY exorcism to rid an inheritance of bad energy? Did someone from your past write an... more

21 Jul 2021 · 36 minutes
Esther Perel

How do you choose between staying with your boyfriend or pursuing his best friend who is so hot you’re dreaming... more

14 Jul 2021 · 46 minutes
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How do you choose between staying with your boyfriend or pursuing his best friend who is so hot you’re dreaming about him... more