Join German actor, musician, and unintentional comedian Flula Borg as he answers the universe’s biggest questions in a delicious weekly conversation sure to improve your moods.
On Tuesday, June 5th it is officially BOOM TIME!
Reggie Watts is a musician, singer, beatboxer, actor and comedian, who first met Flula while filming Pitch Perfect 2. In this episode of BOOM TIME, Reggie and Flula collaborate on new musical delights that are guaranteed to entertain and confuse. They discuss the true origins of Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse, looping machines, Reggie’s childhood in Germany and Montana, and Reggie reveals some surprising answers to Flula’s questions which are definitely very deep and very hard hitting. The first episode of BOOM TIME starts right now!
Mamrie Hart is a comedian, screenwriter, author, actor, singer, and social media maven who first met Flula while making him a delicious beverage for her hit YouTube series YOU DESERVE A DRINK. Was the drink delicious? "Oh hecks to the yes, glug glug glug!," screams Flula. In this episode of BOOM TIME, Mamrie and Flula discuss their shared love of working too hard, Tupac Shakur's alleged cookbook, Jon Hamm's private parts...oh and the secrets to Mamrie's success. Also, Flula creates some bleep and bloops on his music box. Tune in for the second ever episode of BOOM TIME!
David Giuntoli is an actor best known for playing the lead role of Detective Nick Burkhadt for six seasons on NBC's Grimm. David will next star in the new series, A Million Little Things, coming this fall. David and Flula have been BFFs for many years. They made a feature film together called Buddymoon, directed by Alex Simmons, and Flula even lived on David's porch at one point when they both first moved to Los Angeles. On this episode of BOOM TIME, Flula and David discuss David's childhood in St. Louis, how he got his start in entertainment on MTV's Road Rules, and what it was like to have his first gay kiss...in front of millions of people. Flula adds, "David is my BFF forever and this will be the boomiest episode of BOOM TIME of all time so far!"
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Wheeler Walker Jr. is a country music outlaw with fans like Snoop Dogg and Kid Rock. His dirty dirty lyrics have shaken up the Nashville scene and he's been banned by country music radio stations across the country. In this episode of BOOM TIME, Wheeler and Flula discuss the problem with today's "pop country" as well as the inspiration for Wheeler's hit songs like "F**k You B*tch" and "If My Dick Is up, Why Am I Down?" Also, Flula gets very confused by Wheeler's use of the word "pussy." (Wheeler is not singing about felines.) Finally, Wheeler and Flula collaborate for a special live performance that is not to be missed.
Riki Lindhome is one half of the comedy musical duo Garfunkel and Oates and she is also the co-creator and star of Another Period on Comedy Central. On this episode of BOOM TIME, Riki and Flula discuss the melding of comedy and music, Riki recounts how Clint Eastwood got her her first big break (and how it only sorta helped) and finally Riki and Flula chit and also chat about the time Riki got into a fight with a woman and was unable to punch her in the dick, because women do not have dicks. Plus Flula nearly has a brain meltdown trying to translate some German words that are not actually German. All this week on BOOM TIME!
Chris Ryan from The Ringer, and co-host of “The Watch” podcast, is a TV expert. Flula enjoys consuming television, literally. On this episode Chris Ryan and Flula discuss some of the 7 trillion series that are on these days and together they guide you, like a malamute on the Iditarod, towards the underrated shows you should watch next. Plus, Chris and Flula discuss Game of Thrones, and who will be murdered, or have relations with a relative, in the final season of the series. Also, a tiny and surprise cameo from a previous BOOM TIME BFF! All this week on BOOM TIME!
Things get sudsy on this episode of BOOM TIME as Flula speaks with Allison Raskin, the creator of Gossip, a scripted soap opera podcast. Allison is also 50% of the comedy duo Just Between Us, whose sketches and videos have garnered millions of views on the Tube of You. On this episode Fräulein Raskin helps Flula create his own soap opera podcast, the two of them discuss the viability of a city dedicated to topless living, and Allison explains what it's like to be the third (and rising) most famous person from Scarsdale. Plus, Boom Time director Alex Simmons helps Flula lose several hundred brain cells by forcing him to translate German soap operas into English. All of this -- and more -- on this episode of BOOM TIME!
What was your childhood like? Did you throw liver out the window, practice Bavarian folkloric dancing and listen to P.M. Dawn? Then your name must be Flula Borg! In this episode of BOOM TIME, we flip all the scripts, as Flula is the one who gets interviewed. Alex Simmons interviews Flula about his life growing up in Southern Germany, the time David Hasselhoff changed the course of western civilization, and how he got his start making techno music by making a song inspired by his aunt, vampires and also garlic. Flula's mother also calls in to spill some beans about what Flula was like as a child. The hunter becomes the hunted -- and the gatherer -- all on this episode of BOOM TIME!
Puberty. A strange time for all humans. But if you think puberty was strange for you, imagine if you were Flula Borg. This week Alex Simmons interviews Flula about his awkward teenage years in Germany. The two discuss wearing shorts in the winter months, what they would tell their younger selves if time travel were legal, and the place in Germany where you go to swim, play ping pong and hang around naked...but not while you are playing ping pong or swimming. All this week on BOOM TIME!