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Recent Episodes

Jesus Hell Christ with Andrew Pish

Sept. 25, 2022

Cyber security expert Dandy Fish (Andrew Pish, Stormchaser podcast) keeps the church cyber safe. Andrew Pish: @andrewpishhh -- SHOW INFORMATION Support Us on Patreon & join our Discord Mega HQ Instagram: @MegaThePodcast Twit…

Isaac Mizrahi with Lindsey Ballard

Sept. 18, 2022

Wendy Ballard (Lindsey Mallard, Groundlings) is the fourth accountant for Steve. (Lindsey Mallard: @lindsey.mallard -- SHOW INFORMATION Support Us on Patreon & join our Discord Mega HQ Instagram: @MegaThePodcast Twitter: @M…

Puppet Hand with Katie Kershaw

Sept. 11, 2022

Kathy Krenshaw (Katie Kershaw, Mrs. Fletcher) is a puppeteer with a past. Katie Kershaw: @this_is_katie_kershaw -- SHOW INFORMATION Support Us on Patreon & join our Discord Mega HQ Instagram: @MegaThePodcast Twitter: @MegaTh…

Chap Gap with Nalini Sharma

Sept. 4, 2022

Shauna Lee Farma (Nalini Sharma) evolved from monkey researcher to horse trainer. Nalini Sharma: @nalsbarkley -- SHOW INFORMATION Support Us on Patreon & join our Discord Mega HQ Instagram: @MegaThePodcast Twitter: @MegaTheP…

We're All Born Naked (The Rest is Drag) with Chris Renfro

Aug. 28, 2022

Tryst Denfro (Chris Renfro, Queer as Folk) keeps a full beat of makeup for anyone who needs it. Chris Renfro: @themeatskeleton -- SHOW INFORMATION Support Us on Patreon & join our Discord Mega HQ Instagram: @MegaThePodcast T…

Clay Mason Bibb with Jamison Webb

Aug. 21, 2022

Clay Mason Bibb (Jamison Webb, Space Force) is a master of trivia for the good master. (Jamison Webb: @jamisonwebb -- SHOW INFORMATION Support Us on Patreon & join our Discord Mega HQ Instagram: @MegaThePodcast Twitter: @Meg…

About the Hosts

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Holly Laurent

is the creator and cohost of MEGA, and co-host and producer of It's a Wonderful Lie (audiochuck).

Formerly, Holly was a featured contributor and writer on the nationally syndicated radio variety show Live From Here (NPR) and the Onion News Network. She is an alumnus of the Second City main stage in Chicago where she wrote and performed three critically acclaimed revues. She toured with the Second City national touring company and was a featured performer at the TBS Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal. Holly holds an M.A. in Interdisciplinary Arts from Columbia College and is a founding member of the longstanding improv group The Reckoning.

Her film and television credits include A.P. Bio (NBC), All Rise (CBS All Access), Tacoma FD (truTV), Drunk History (Comedy Central), Food: The Source of Life (Adult Swim), Key & Peele (Comedy Central), Barely Famous (VH1), Funny or Die: Exclusives and The Late Late Show with James Corden (CBS).

Holly’s film Brought to You by Satan, which she wrote and directed, premiered in festivals in 2020. Her writing has been featured in Defenestration Magazine and Mayday Magazine. Her essay, Villain, was Nominated for a 2021 Pushcart Prize.

Holly is represented by Brillstein Entertainment Partners.

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Greg Hess

is a writer and performer in Los Angeles.

He is a founding member of critically acclaimed ensembles Cook County Social Club and the Improvised Shakespeare Company, and performs regularly at the Upright Citizen's Brigade and Largo at the Coronet.

Greg has developed original pilots for Showtime, Pop, Warner Bros., Adult Swim, and Comedy Central. His humor writing has been published in the New Yorker Shouts & Murmurs, and the American Bystander. He is a former writer and performer on the nationally syndicated public radio show Live From Here (APM).

Film/TV credits include: Yesterday (Dir. Danny Boyle), Playing House (USA), Adam Ruins Everything (Tru), Key & Peele (Comedy Central), Tacoma FD (Tru), LA to Vegas (Fox), and Food the Source of Life (Adult Swim) which he created.

He cohosts and produces It’s a Wonderful Lie which reached #1 on the iTunes Comedy charts.

Greg is represented by ICM Partners and Kirsten Ames Management.

Katie Johnston-Smith

Producer

Katie Johnston-Smith (mega church survivor) is a podcast, film, video, and live event producer based in Chicago, IL.

Makenzie Mizell

Editor

Makenzie Mizell (rhymes with “gazelle”) is a freelance podcast producer and the founder & CEO of Period Podcast Network, a feminist collective.