“Comments By Celebs” started as an Instagram account in 2017 by creators and celeb experts Emma Diamond and Julie Kramer, “because even famous people love famous people!” They aptly hopped on the social media platform’s algorithm change that showed celebrity/verified accounts’ comments first.
Emma and Julie combed through posts and highlighted celebrities interacting with one another in the comments sections on social media, humanizing their connections, and breaking pop culture news with their Instagram account in real time. Their creative content went viral and @CommentsByCelebs attracted 1.7 million+ followers. Now in podcast form, “Comments By Celebs” is a fab and fun resource for the week’s biggest entertainment news.
Since 2018, “Comments By Celebs” has released over 400 episodes and counting. Stream the series from the most recent episode for the latest pop culture news, with episodes running under 70 minutes on average. For weekly pop culture recaps, tune in on Mondays where Emma and Julie unpack everything from last week, such as timelines, facts, and analyses. The second episode each week is a “Kardashian Bonus Show,” breaking down new KUWTK releases and revisiting throwback episodes. The third weekly episode is all about the Bravo-verse, hosted by Emma and CBC’s third host, Isabel Greenberg. You’ll hear about Bravolebrities’ drama, episode recaps, and analyses.
A recent “Kardashian Bonus Show” covered Pete Davidson’s Zoom interview with People. Emma and Julie read and analyzed excerpts from Kim’s VOGUE US interview and recapped Julia Fox’s appearance on “Call Her Daddy.” Other recent episodes discussed TV shows like Euphoria, And Just Like That…, Celebrity Big Brother, and Netflix’s Hype House.
“Comments By Celebs” has interviewed guests like Kelly Ripa, Nikki Glaser, Justin Long, and John Mayer, just to name a few. The episodes are thoroughly researched, and after listening, you might be well on your way to catching up on entertainment news and feeling like a pop culture expert in the making while hanging out with the hosts and hearing their friendly banter.
Dax recommended “Comments By Celebs” on a recent Hollypod segment of Podsauce as a go-to series for pop culture updates. Dax loves how the hosts dive into the week’s topics and dissect celebrities’ online interactions with each other.
For new episodes of “Comments By Celebs,” tune in weekly wherever you listen to your favorite shows. This podcast is presented by Cadence13.