Whitney Cummings has become quite renowned across the world thanks to her immense comedic talents that have garnered her a massively loyal following, and a number of professional gigs with HBO, Netflix, and Comedy Central.
However, easily one of her fan-favorite projects is the excellent Good For You podcast.
This series sees Whitney inviting countless guests, including friends, family, and other celebrities to the show to discuss whatever comes to her mind!
Whitney has plenty of questions to ask every guest she has on, and her inquisitive nature makes her a perfect host for the show.
This is a great series to try out if you’re looking for something great within the interview-podcast space, and I believe that these are the best episodes to try out. Read on below to find out what they are.
Table of Contents
Former star of the original iCarly Show and current star of the new iCarly revival, Miranda Cosgrove is one of the best guests the show has ever invited on.
In this episode, Miranda and host Whitney discuss things such as dating apps, and how the world of dating continues to change in the modern age.
Miranda actually has some surprising opinions regarding dating, and some strange recent experiences to recount.
Fellow podcasting host Tom Segura is the star of this episode, and very quickly this episode gets going with comedic energy that can be felt throughout the episode.
Fans of the series have often cited this as one of the best episodes, thanks to how well Tom and Whitney work together, and how well their comedic styles actually match.
Whitney is also at her most inquisitive in this episode, as she takes the opportunity to discuss numerous things with Tom and ask some very insightful and introspective questions about him.
Whitney makes it clear right away with this episode that she is not passing up on the opportunity to ask Paris some very insightful questions.
Unlike many other interviews that Paris has been involved in, Whitney dedicates her show to asking questions that Paris has never faced before.
This helps to make this one of the best-realized episodes of this series, as well as a great way to learn a little more about one of the noughties’ biggest celebrities.
Christina Ricci is an actress best known for her roles in films such as The Addams Family, and the hit show Pan Am.
Whitney is a massive fan of Ricci’s work, and she wastes no time whatsoever in plying her with fascinating questions regarding her work and what inspires her.
The passion from Whitney can be felt throughout this episode, and that energy helps to put Ricci at ease, which gives the episode a very laid-back and chilled-out vibe.
Legendary magician and amazing podcast guest Jen Kramer is the focus of this awesome episode.
Whitney simply cannot wait to get to know Jen a little more, and find out a little about what it is like to be a magician in the modern world, and what impact social media continues to have on the field.
Whitney starts off the episode by finishing up a very strong margarita to get her in the interviewing mood, which very quickly sees the episode take on a very relaxed and humorous tone throughout.
Listening to Whitney do her best to act sober during the episode has helped to make this one of the funniest the show has ever produced.
The reason that this episode easily belongs on this list is because of the immense rapport that both Whitney and Dan have.
The two have been friends for nearly twenty years, and thus their shared experiences and time in the entertainment industry have given them plenty to discuss.
You can feel the wonderful energy between the two of them throughout this episode, which makes it a complete shoo-in as an entrant on this list.
Funny guests are definitely the bread and butter of the Good For You podcast, and this episode is simply further proof of that fact!
Jamie Lee is the star guest of this episode, and she and Whitney very quickly get to talking about her various television appearances, including her role in the successful Ted Lasso on Apple TV+.
To celebrate the recent release of her new show The Wedding Coach, Jamie also takes the time to talk about her own opinions on weddings, and what she would want out of a perfect hypothetical wedding.
This leads her to discuss awful best-man speeches, hideous dresses, and big wedding blunders.
Another long-time friend of Whitney, Topher Grace, is the guest of honor in this episode, as he joins the show to reminisce about some of their earliest shared memories.
Included within these memories is Whitney’s first-ever solo stand-up set, which happened more than twenty years ago.
It’s amazing to hear about Whitney’s early career, and some of her earliest career moves, and throughout this episode, she very often recoils in embarrassment when recollecting some of them.
Topher is best known for his appearances in shows such as That 70’s Show, and the film BlacKkKlansman, and he makes for an excellent guest on the show.
Tony Hawk has cemented himself as a total legend of the skateboarding world, achieving so much success that his name is even recognizable within the mainstream.
This means that he makes for a perfect guest for this show, as he is able to use the platform to talk about the earlier days of the skateboarding industry, and how it continues to evolve to this very day.
Alongside Whitney, Kevin Christy, her best friend, joins the show to totally geek out over the opportunity to discuss skateboarding with the total legend himself.
Nikki Glaser is not only a podcaster and comedian, she’s also a writer, producer and TV host famous for the TV show Not Safe with Nikki Glaser.
Tune in as she joins Whitney’s podcast for the third time and find out why these two make the perfect duo.
They share random stories, weird kinks, and mutual experiences in a way that makes this episode stand out from the rest.
This episode will have you grinning at some hilarious pop culture references.
At only 20 years old, Meghan Trainor achieved international success with her debut single (and everyone’s guilty pleaser song) ”All About That Bass”.
On Good For You, you’ll be amazed by her contagious personality, as she speaks about plans for her career, motherhood, and everything in between.
Whitney and Meghan have plenty of fun chatting in this episode that will keep you engaged the entire time.
If you’re a fan of comedy, you’ll definitely want to check out this episode which features Trixie Mattel.
Aside from being a successful musician and drag queen, Trixie is best known for her comedy work and is sure to bring her trademark wit to the show.
Whitney uses her impeccable interviewing skills to keep the convo funny and relatable while maintaining professionalism.
Tune in for some gorgeous chaos and a special musical guest.
Zane Hijazi & Heath Hussar
Zane and Heath are known for having zero filters and therefore make the perfect guest for this show.
You might know this duo from their own weekly podcast Unfiltered, where they talk about anything and everything, in a raw, comical manner.
Whitney proves to be a great host once again, enveloping what the two comedians have to say in this two-hour episode.
This episode is guaranteed to make you laugh, and takes up a well-deserved place on this list!
Long before TikTok was an app, it was the ultimate alarm clock song by Kesha. Famous for her wild girl persona and electro-pop sound, the singer-songwriter became iconic in 2009.
If you’re wondering what Kesha has been up to lately, here’s one episode you’ll enjoy!
Our host Whitney and the pop star are friends and even appeared on an episode of Carpool together.
Throughout the episode, you can really sense the bond these two share, as they’re super relaxed and honest with each other. They discuss pop culture, antibiotics, comedy and so much more.