2 Dope Queens

2 Dope Queens

  • Seasons:
  • 1
No subject is off limits for Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson--hosts and stars of the hit comedy podcast '2 Dope Queens'--as they bring their hilarious insights and laugh-out-loud banter to this series of four hour-long specials, directed by comedian Tig Notaro. Launched in 2016, '2 Dope Queens' is a weekly standup and storytelling podcast that features Williams and Robinson, along with their friends, favorite comedians and celebrity guests, talking about sex, romance, race, hair journeys, living in New York, and much more. Taped at the historic, recently restored Kings Theatre in Brooklyn, the specials follow a similar format to the podcast, opening with Phoebe and Jessica chatting about their lives and riffing on a specific topic, followed by a celebrity interview, and stand-up sets from three up-and-coming comics interspersed throughout.
No subject is off limits for Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson--hosts and stars of the hit comedy podcast '2 Dope Queens'--as they bring their hilarious insights and laugh-out-loud banter to this series of four hour-long specials, directed by comedian Tig Notaro. Launched in 2016, '2 Dope Queens' is a weekly standup and storytelling podcast that features Williams and Robinson, along with their friends, favorite comedians and celebrity guests, talking about sex, romance, race, hair journeys, living in New York, and much more. Taped at the historic, recently restored Kings Theatre in Brooklyn, the specials follow a similar format to the podcast, opening with Phoebe and Jessica chatting about their lives and riffing on a specific topic, followed by a celebrity interview, and stand-up sets from three up-and-coming comics interspersed throughout.

Season 1 (4 episodes)

  • 1. New York

    Original air date: 02/02/2018 Runtime: 57:13 min.

    Original air date: 02/02/2018 Runtime: 57:13 min. Jon Stewart joins the Queens to share early memories of living in New York, and Phoebe and Jessica test Jon's pizza knowledge. Plus: comedians Michelle Buteau, Mark Normand and Baron Vaughn.

  • 2. Hair

    Original air date: 02/09/2018 Runtime: 57:45 min.

    Original air date: 02/09/2018 Runtime: 57:45 min. Phoebe and Jessica break down black hairstyles for Sarah Jessica Parker. Plus: comedians Aparna Nancherla, Rhea Butcher and Sheng Wang.

  • 3. Hot Peen

    Original air date: 02/16/2018 Runtime: 59:32 min.

    Original air date: 02/16/2018 Runtime: 59:32 min. Phoebe shares her failed attempts to hook up with a famous celeb, and the Queens are joined onstage by Tituss Burgess, who talks about channeling Beyonce. Plus: comedians John Early, Jackie Kashian and Kevin Barnett.

  • 4. Black Nerds (aka Blerds)

    Original air date: 02/23/2018 Runtime: 57:27 min.

    Original air date: 02/23/2018 Runtime: 57:27 min. Phoebe and Jessica discuss their fashion inspirations, and are joined onstage by Uzo Aduba to talk about their nerdy obsessions. Plus: comedians Naomi Ekperigin, Al Jackson and Gary Gulman.