Amy Schumer, Regina Hall, and Wanda Sykes will host the 94th Oscars on March 27, 2022, airing on ABC. To honor three of the most hilarious women in the biz, we’ve rounded up 6 podcast episodes featuring 2022’s Oscars hosts.
Hear a spooky story from Sykes, and on another podcast, what she thinks of cancel culture. Hall joined Bob Saget’s podcast to chat about compassion, filming, and the pandemic. Schumer spoke with SNL alum Vanessa Bayer and her brother Jonah Bayer about Trainwreck, music, and more.
To learn more about this year’s Oscars hosts, check out these interviews:
Comedy Gold Minds with Kevin Hart
In November 2021, comedian, actress, and writer Wanda Sykes joined “Comedy Gold Minds with Kevin Hart” for a 46-minute episode. She shared her career’s beginnings, writing for Chris Rock, and why she doesn’t believe in cancel culture. Sykes talked about knowing her audience, catering to what they enjoy, and comedy’s future. This series is presented by SiriusXM.
Bob Saget’s Here For You
Regina Hall joined “Bob Saget’s Here For You” in 2020 for a 62-minute episode. Their wide-ranging conversation covered compassion, US leadership during the pandemic, and why filming a movie is the greatest when your goal is having fun. Hall talked about her disrupted schedule for Black Monday due to COVID-19 and what it was like to shoot Tijuana Jackson: Purpose Over Prison.
How Did We Get Weird with Vanessa Bayer and Jonah Bayer
Amy Schumer joined Vanessa Bayer and Jonah Bayer on “How Did We Get Weird” in January 2022. They discussed Trainwreck’s European press tour, Madonna, Amy’s Long Island music scene (and connection to Taking Back Sunday), The Baby-Sitters Club, and toys from the ’90s. This podcast is brought to you by Big Money Players.
My Favorite Murder with Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark
In this 26-minute episode from November 2021, Wanda Sykes stopped by Exactly Right’s “My Favorite Murder with Karen Kilgariff & Georgia Hardstark” for one of the podcast’s hometown shows. Sykes shared what she’s currently working on, updates on History of the World Part II, and a creepy story that might have involved the supernatural.
Go Ask Ali
Shondaland Audio presents “Go Ask Ali,” an interview podcast unpacking modern life and answering listeners’ questions. Comedienne Amy Schumer and internet culture reporter Aja Romano chatted with host Ali Wentworth in this 65-minute episode. They dove into cancel culture, social problems, past mistakes, and the pains of being an ally. Amy shared why she isn’t worried about getting cancelled and what comedy can offer everyone.
In Creative Company
In 2021, Mara Webster moderated a 27-minute Q&A with Regina Hall on her series, Nine Perfect Strangers. Based on Liane Moriarty’s book, Nine Perfect Strangers, the show is set at a wellness resort offering healing and transformation for its attendees. Nine city folk attend the 10-day retreat and have no idea what’s in store. In this podcast episode, Hall told Webster how she brought her character, Carmel, to life. For more interviews, check out “In Creative Company” archive of over 500 episodes since 2020.