Actually Very Good with Steph Cook

Actually Very Good with Steph Cook Podcast

Steph Cook (The Holy F*** Comedy Hour, Kill All Comedy) is a woman living in New York City inspired to interview the most interesting people that she finds wandering the city. The best comedians in NYC guest as weird characters with crazy stories. New episodes every Wednesday!

Unqualified: An American Soccer Podcast - Episode 4
Steph and Paul are joined by Steph's brother Kyle as we break down the following matches: Costa Rica - Serbia, Mexico - Germany, and Brazil Switzerland. Plus She's the Man and other soccer movies....


Unqualified: An American World Cup Podcast - Episode 1
Steph and Paul break down Day 1 of World Cup 2018: Russia v Saudi Arabia. They talk about a Russiagate conspiracy to keep the US out of the tournament, whether you should root for either team, and dog perfume....


Episode 14 - Meaghan Strickland and Katie Sicking
Steph speaks to Carole King, a New York City Parks lifeguard about pool safety, and Simone Forthclamp, a new MTA robot whose job is to help commuters. Guests Meaghan Strickland (@MeaghanStrick) and Katie Sicking (@KatieSicking)...

Episode 13 - Betsy Kenney and Sally Burtnick
Steph speaks with Gail Peppers, a wonderful feminist with a special talent, and Glaydys, a fairy who came down from her tree to find some blue jeans. Guests Betsy Kenney (@betsykenney) and Sally Burtnick (@sallysputnik)....

Episode 12 - Jo Firestone and Matt Barats
Steph speaks with Cassidy Camp Lakewood, an aspiring Moth storyteller, Randall Randolph who was attacked by Seinfeld fans for wearing a Frasier shirt. Guests Jo Firestone (@kingfirestorm) and Matt Barats (@mattbarats)...


Episode 11 - Kelly Cooper and Rollie Williams
Steph speaks with Joan, the mom of the Instagram sensation "backpack kid," and Philip Schtärke, who owns a pool hall and hopes to train America's next top pool player. Guests Kelly Cooper (@kellyccooper / The Wild West, 8/30 at the New Women's Space) and Rollie Williams (@Rolliewilliams / DiWrecktEd presents Ridley Scott 8/20 at Baby's All Right)...

Episode 10 - Mike Williams and Nicole Adsit
In this animal-themed episode, Steph speaks to Derek Footage, a man who rescues injured and dead pigeons from the street, and Nan Swink, the founder of the docent program at the Bronx Zoo. Guests Mike Williams (@shaggymike / 3rd Thursday at Legion Bar) and Nicole Adsit....

Episode 9 - Thomas Fricilone and Jared Jeffries
Steph speaks with Brother Russell, an aspiring priest, and Fred Klaus, a crossword puzzle composer for the Metro. Guests Thomas Fricilone (@thomasfricilone / Ground Floor Comedy) and Jared Jeffries (@jmjeffries2 / A Gift You Didn't Ask For From Friends You Never Had)....


Episode 8 - Mo Fry Pasic and Tim Lamphier
Steph speaks with Judge Mental, a reality show judge, and Tom Candleton, a huge Yankees fan who has never seen a game. Guests Mo Fry Pasic (@mofrypasic / Mo Fry Pasic: ICON 7/28 at the Duplex) and Tim Lamphier (@timlampier / Cigarette Sandwich)....

Episode 7 - Brett Davis and Gary Richardson
Steph speaks to Raddisson from Party Town USA, a young man using partying to overcome personal tragedy, and Dante, a poet. Guests Brett Davis and Gary Richardson. Brett Davis (@brettdavisrip) is a BᴬrᴱLʸ ᴴUᴹaᴺ ᴬbᴼMiᴺaᵀi0ᴺ mᴬDᴱ 0ᶠ ᵀrᴬSᴴ and he hosts The Special. Gary Richardson (@garyyesgary)is a young man having the time of his life....

Episode 6 - Mary Houlihan and Phil Meister
Steph speaks to Dawn Soap, the woman who invented malls, and Beck Shipley, whose job as a traveling microphone salesman allows him to have several wives and families. Guests Mary Houlihan (@maryhoulie / Mary Houlihan's Big Comedy Show, 7/11 / The Sopranos: The Play, 8/1) and Phil Meister (@philjmeister / Got Beef with Phil Meister)....


Episode 5 - Mitra Jouhari and Drennen Quinn
Steph speaks to Betsy, a professional protestor, and Brandt, a flat earther who started the new hot yogurt trend. Guests Mitra Jouhari (@tweetrajouhari / Three Busy Debras, The President Show) and Drennen Quinn (@six_dffrnt_wys / Planet Earth III)....

Episode 4 - Tim Platt and Carmen Christopher
Steph speaks to Hampton, a college student who has some pretty big ideas, and Binny, a man who really thinks the outside is too hot…and the inside? It’s too cold. Guests Tim Platt (@timothyplatt / Pasic and Platt: Orgy at Ars Nova on June 15th) and Carmen Christopher (@CarmChristopher / Comedy Central Comic to Watch, The Juice at Union Pool)....

Episode 3 - Joey Dundale and Nick Naney
Steph speaks to Mr. Cigarettes, a mascot for the entire cigarette industry, and Jonathan Bones, an aspiring spaceman who lives in KFC. Guests Joey Dundale (@JoeyDundale / $700 Rules) and Nick Naney (@nicknaney / Reek of the Week, Dogslam at Brooklyn Bazaar)....


Episode 2 - Andrew Tisher and Drennen Quinn
We speak to a man who is afraid of ghosts, and a guy whose terrible job turned his life around. With Andrew Tisher (@tishertisher / Planet Earth II) and Drennen Quinn (@six_dffrnt_wys / IFC, Planet Earth)....

Episode 1 - Annie Donley and Dara Katz
Steph interviews Connie, a lonely dog breeder on vacation, and Gennifer W., an entrepreneur left on an island for a year and a half. Guests Annie Donley (@annieassqueef / BRIC TV’s “Poppin’ Off”) and Dara Katz (@kdara / UCB, Annoyance, IFC’s “The Place We Live" coming this fall)....