Photo by An Rong Xu

The Actor’s Diet actually began as a podcast back in the day.  I’m delighted to return to my roots and share discussions with some of my favorite people – some old friends, and some I’ll be getting to know better solely through these interviews.

Listen on Stitcher or subscribe on iTunes.  Theme music in episodes 35+ is provided by Goh Nakamura.


  1. Paul Gilmartin (The Mental Illness Happy Hour)
  2. Eboni Booth
  3. Jamie Chung
  4. Helenna Santos-Levy
  5. Phil Yu (Angry Asian Man) + Hourie Sahakian
  6. Tzi Ma
  7. Bryce Johnson
  8. Amanda Jane Cooper
  9. Dave Boyle
  10. Evan Kleiman
  11. Tamlyn Tomita
  12. Janet Varney
  13. Jenn Wong
  14. Zach Brooks (Midtown Lunch)
  15. Autumn Reeser
  16. Jeremy Howard
  17. Jeff Mahin
  18. Michelle Krusiec
  19. Eddie Lin (Deep End Dining)
  20. Corey Brill and Joy Osmanski
  21. Listener Feedback
  22. Morgan Chen
  23. Leslie Durso
  24. Jerilyn Blair (The Because Show)
  25. Lisa Lee + Brian Yang
  26. Theresa Yu-Ping Teng Chen (my mom)
  27. Christy Meyers
  28. Randall Park
  29. Rachelle Wood
  30. Jordan Belfi
  31. Peter Porte
  32. Mason Currey (Daily Rituals)
  33. Nastassia Johnson (Let Me Eat Cake)
  34. 5 Years of Blogging
  35. Edward Hong
  36. Ki Hong Lee
  37. Aida Mollenkamp
  38. Emily Chang
  39. Jeff Meacham
  40. Ariel Kaye of Parachute Bedding
  41. Roxana Jullapat
  42. Sandra Oh
  43. Melanie Maras
  44. Billy Green (Wit and Vinegar)