With each passing year come the best new episodes of WTF with Marc Maron—a comedy podcast bringing you exactly that! And 2018 is no different. Since Maron's first episode in 2009, the podcast has touched upon a broad range of topics with each guest, from how they got their start to insider info. Whether you're talking the always hilarious Bill Hader or the elusive Macaulay Culkin, there's never a shortage of entertainment. Be that as it may, some episodes and guests simply stand out over others.
For both longtime fans of WTF and those just tuning in, it's no secret the podcast has fully taken off since the aforementioned start in 2009. In fact, 2018 is full of fantastic content for listeners—and it's often the guests that make each episode so noteworthy. Considering this, there are certainly a few that stand out from the long list of WTF podcast episodes in 2018.
From best guests on WTF to the constantly entertaining content, there's plenty to constitute a great episode. So, if you're just catching up on the podcast, or looking for the best to get started with, this list is for you! Don't forget to up vote the episodes you love, as well as down vote those you don't. Then check out the best WTF episodes of 2019.
Episode 904 - April 5, 2018Jay Scott Greenspan (born September 23, 1959), known by his stage name Jason Alexander, is an American actor, voice actor, singer, comedian, and director. Alexander is best known for his role as... more
Episode 899 (w/ Nell Scovell) - March 19, 2018William Thomas Hader Jr. (born June 7, 1978) is an American comedian, actor, voice actor, writer, producer and director. He was a cast member on Saturday Night Live (2005–2013), for which he has... more
Episode 883 (w/ Cameron Esposito) - January 22, 2018Macaulay Carson Culkin (born August 26, 1980) is an American actor and musician who began his career as a child actor. He is best known for his role as Kevin McCallister in the Christmas films Home... more
Episode 903 (w/ Neil Patrick Harris) - April 2, 2018Michael Imperioli (Italian: [impeˈrjɔːli]; born March 26, 1966) is an American actor, writer and director best known for his role as Christopher Moltisanti on The Sopranos, for which he won the... more
Episode 880 - January 11, 2018Richard Dale Jenkins (born May 4, 1947) is an American actor. Jenkins began his acting career in theater at the Trinity Repertory Company and later made his film debut in 1974. He has worked steadily... more
Episode 897 - March 12, 2018Edward Bridge Danson III (born December 29, 1947) is an American actor and producer who played the lead character Sam Malone on the NBC sitcom Cheers, Jack Holden in the films Three Men and a Baby... more
Episode 895 - March 5, 2018Sharon Vonne Stone (born March 10, 1958) is an American actress, producer, and former fashion model. She is the recipient of a Golden Globe Award and has received nominations for an Academy Award, a... more
Episode 896 - March 8, 2018David Oyetokunbo Oyelowo ( oh-YEL-ə-woh; born 1 April 1976) is a Nigerian English American actor and producer. His highest-profile role to date was as Martin Luther King Jr. in the 2014 biographical... more
Episode 903 (w/ Michael Imperioli) - April 2, 2018Neil Patrick Harris (born June 15, 1973) is an American actor, comedian, writer, producer, magician, and singer. He is known primarily for his comedy roles on television and his dramatic and musical... more
Episode 888 - February 8, 2018Tracy S. Letts (born July 4, 1965) is an American actor, playwright and screenwriter. He received the 2008 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for his play August: Osage County and a Tony Award for his... more
Episode 878 - January 4, 2018Ta-Nehisi Paul Coates ( TAH-nə-HAH-see KOHTS; born September 30, 1975) is an American author and journalist. Coates gained a wide readership during his time as national correspondent at The Atlantic,... more
Episode 881 (w/ Laurie Metcalf) - January 15, 2018Tom Segura is an American comedian from Cincinnati, Ohio. He currently lives in Los Angeles, California.... more
Episode 890 - February 15, 2018Gina Alexis Rodriguez (born July 30, 1984) is an American actress, model, writer, producer, and director. She began her career the stage, she made her screen debut in an episode of Law & Order. Her... more
Episode 881 (w/ Tom Segura) - January 15, 2018Laura Elizabeth Metcalf (born June 16, 1955) is an American actress. Over the course of her four-decade career, she has been the recipient of numerous acting awards and nominations. She has won... more
Episode 898 - March 15, 2018David Alan Mamet (; born November 30, 1947) is an American playwright, film director, screenwriter and author. He won a Pulitzer Prize and received Tony nominations for his plays Glengarry Glen Ross... more
Episode 884 - January 25, 2018Don Edward Fagenson (born September 13, 1952), known as Don Was, is an American musician, record producer and record executive. Primarily a bass player, Was co-founded the funk-rock band Was (Not... more
Episode 901 (w/ Sean Penn) - March 26, 2018Lynn Shelton (August 27, 1965 – May 16, 2020) was an American director known for writing, directing, and producing such films as Humpday and Your Sister's Sister. She also directed four episodes of... more
Episode 901 (w/ Lynn Shelton) - March 26, 2018Sean Justin Penn (born August 17, 1960) is an American actor, director and filmmaker. He has won two Academy Awards, for his roles in the mystery drama Mystic River (2003) and the biopic Milk... more
Episode 893 - February 26, 2018Jennifer Shrader Lawrence (born August 15, 1990) is an American actress. Her films have grossed over $6 billion worldwide, and she was the highest-paid actress in the world in 2015 and 2016. Lawrence... more
Episode 899 (w/ Bill Hader) - March 19, 2018Nell Scovell (born Helen Vivian Scovell; November 8, 1960) is a television and magazine writer, and producer. She is the creator of the television series Sabrina the Teenage Witch, which aired on ABC... more
Episode 882 - January 18, 2018Derek Waters is an American actor, comedian, and writer. He is the creator and star of the Comedy Central series Drunk History.... more