Tig and Cheryl: True Story
Metallica: Some Kind of Monster

Metallica: Some Kind of Monster

October 19, 2020

Enter Sandman, as well as Tig and Cheryl, as our favorite doc-duo discusses this alternately heavy and hilarious documentary chronicling the interpersonal drama of one of the biggest rock acts of all time. From one band member's questionable fashion sense, to another's confident use of the word "squillions," Tig and Cheryl have plenty of insights and stories to share, whether you've seen the documentary or not! 

*this episode contains spoilers* (tigandcheryltruestory@gmail.com)

The Staircase

The Staircase

October 12, 2020

Tig and Cheryl take on their first true crime documentary with the classic docuseries The Staircase. Aside from analyzing whether an owl might have commited the crime, Cheryl can't get over the poor cooking skills of a convicted murderer, and Tig talks about a certain criminal defense attorney she feels could be her "type." 

*this episode contains spoilers* 

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Marina Abramovic: The Artist Is Present

Marina Abramovic: The Artist Is Present

October 5, 2020

Tig and Cheryl discuss daring performance artist Marina Abramovic on this extremely revealing (in more ways than one) episode of True Story! Our two hosts review which moments in the film made them cry, before nearly crying laughing at their recollections of performance art mishaps in their past. Plus, Tig talks about how Marina has personally inspired her.

 *This episode contains spoilers* (tigandcheryltruestory@gmail.com)

Tiger King, with Director Eric Goode

Tiger King, with Director Eric Goode

September 28, 2020

Tig and Cheryl welcome their first guest to the podcast, Tiger King director and producer Eric Goode! Tig and Cheryl get answers on some of their biggest questions about the bizarre world of Joe Exotic, Carole Baskin, and captive tigers, as Eric provides candid insight into the behind-the-scenes making of the biggest documentary of 2020.  

*This episode contains spoilers*

(tigandcheryltruestory@gmail.com)

FYRE: The Greatest Party That Never Happened

FYRE: The Greatest Party That Never Happened

September 21, 2020

Tig and Cheryl discuss Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened, a doc chronicling the most infamous fiasco in music festival history. The duo make plans to save the swimming pigs, review potential lessons Tig could learn from "The Secret", and debate how to talk (or not talk) about the birds and the bees with their respective kids.

*This episode contains spoilers*

(tigandcheryltruestory@gmail.com)

A Band Called Death

A Band Called Death

September 14, 2020

On the very first episode of True Story, Tig and Cheryl discuss A Band Called Death, a doc about a trio of brothers who formed a '70s punk band in Detroit that gets rediscovered decades later. Tig shares a story about a firsthand experience with the band, and the two discuss their least favorite band names, include Hoobastank and "Chubbawubba."

*This episode contains spoilers!*

Announcing Tig and Cheryl: True Story!

Announcing Tig and Cheryl: True Story!

September 8, 2020

Tig Notaro (Star Trek, One Mississippi) and Cheryl Hines (Curb Your Enthusiasm) are excited to announce their new podcast! Every week they'll discuss a different documentary, with plenty of memorable stories and hilarity along the way.

 

Subscribe now-- the first episode of Tig and Cheryl: True Story arrives September 14th!

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