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WTF Episode 305 with Jon Hamm and Bryan Cranston

From: WTF with Marc Maron
Series: WTF with Marc Maron
Length: 54:00

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Jon-hamm-and-bryan-cranston-together-in-costume-18914-1311109316-56_small Despite Marc’s wishes to the contrary, Jon Hamm is not much like Don Draper at all. In a Cat Ranch chat, Jon reveals what it was like to grow up in St. Louis, why he hung around a lot of alternative comedy shows in the 90s, and why a role on Mad Men saved his career.

Then Bryan Cranston talks to Marc about what led him to the role of Walter White in Breaking Bad. Along the way he almost became a cop, worked alongside some carnies, and was briefly wanted for murder.

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Piece Description

Despite Marc’s wishes to the contrary, Jon Hamm is not much like Don Draper at all. In a Cat Ranch chat, Jon reveals what it was like to grow up in St. Louis, why he hung around a lot of alternative comedy shows in the 90s, and why a role on Mad Men saved his career.

Then Bryan Cranston talks to Marc about what led him to the role of Walter White in Breaking Bad. Along the way he almost became a cop, worked alongside some carnies, and was briefly wanted for murder.

Timing and Cues

00 - :59 BILLBOARD

IC: (music) Ok let’s do this people …

OC: Two conversations this week, right after this news.

1:00 - 6:00 NEWS

6:00 - 20:50 SEGMENT A

IC: Welcome to the show I am Marc Maron

OC: … and PRX the Public Radio Exchange [+ music]

20:50 - 21:50 CUTAWAY

21:50 - 42:31 SEGMENT B

IC: Hello it’s WTF …

OC: ..and PRX the Public Radio Exchange [+music]

42:31 - 43:31 CUTAWAY

43:31 - 59:00 SEGMENT C

IC: If you’re just joining us, well, welcome …

OC: We’re good. (+ music)

Musical Works

Title Artist Album Label Year Length
Are We Doing This? John Paul Montagna n/a. Publisher: Canit Corayapel Tunes 2009 :59