Dive Deeper Into Your Favorite Shows with HBO Podcasts
While HBO shows allow viewers to step into new worlds, these podcasts give us time to stay in them for a little while longer. Whether it’s learning more about the creative process, diving into theories and uncovering answers, or hearing directly from cast and crew members about their experiences, these HBO podcasts are the ultimate companion pieces for anyone who can’t get enough of their favorite HBO shows. You can listen to them anywhere you listen to podcasts or stream them on HBO Max.
Hosted by Peter Sagal of NPR's "Wait, Wait...Don't Tell Me!" and Chernobyl creator Craig Mazin, this podcast takes a deep dive into every episode of the fan-favorite limited series. Plus, Mazin shares the thought process behind the creative decisions that come with adpating a true event into a dramatic miniseries.
David Simon, the creator of The Plot Against America as well as other HBO series like The Wire and The Deuce, sits down with NPR's Peter Sagal and discusses how own background informed the show, his meeting with Philip Roth before adapting the material, and why 2020 was the right time to make this show.