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Work in Progress with Sophia Bush

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Rank #67 in Society & Culture category

Society & Culture
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Work in Progress with Sophia Bush features frank, funny, personal, professional, and sometimes even political conversations with people who inspire Sophia about how they’ve gotten to where they are, and where they think they’re still going. These discussions stem from her "aha" moment of realizing you are allowed to be both a masterpiece and a work in progress, simultaneously.

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Work in Progress with Sophia Bush features frank, funny, personal, professional, and sometimes even political conversations with people who inspire Sophia about how they’ve gotten to where they are, and where they think they’re still going. These discussions stem from her "aha" moment of realizing you are allowed to be both a masterpiece and a work in progress, simultaneously.

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2100 Ratings
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83

Thank you for having Tom Parsekian!

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Thank you! Really enjoying this podcast. Thank you for having Tom Parsekian on.

So informative

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Best podcast and love hearing a strong woman with such knowledge

iTunes Ratings

2100 Ratings
Average Ratings
1778
107
76
56
83

Thank you for having Tom Parsekian!

By norabhearts - May 01 2020
Read more
Thank you! Really enjoying this podcast. Thank you for having Tom Parsekian on.

So informative

By lindfro - Mar 17 2020
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Best podcast and love hearing a strong woman with such knowledge
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Work in Progress with Sophia Bush

Latest release on May 26, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: Comedy Central's Tara Schuster on Why You Should Buy Yourself the F*cking Lilies

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Tara Schuster is an author, playwright, and Vice President of Talent and Development at Comedy Central. She joins Sophia on "Work in Progress" to talk about her new book, "Buy Yourself the F*cking Lilies: and Other Rituals to Fix Your Life from Someone Who has Been There" and the importance of self-care, especially during this time. 

Executive Producers: Sophia Bush & Sim Sarna

Supervising Producer: Allison Bresnick

Associate Producer: Caitlin Lee

Editors: Josh Windisch and Matt Sasaki

Music written by Jack Garratt and produced by Mark Foster

Artwork by Kimi Selfridge

This show is brought to you by Cloud10 & Brilliant Anatomy, and powered by Simplecast.

This episode is sponsored by Helix, Elixinol, and Vitruvi

Apr 14 2020

1hr 19mins

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Rank #2: Wellness Expert Kelly LeVeque

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Kelly LeVeque is a holistic nutritionist, wellness expert, and celebrity health coach. She joins Sophia on “Work In Progress” to discuss the science of nutrition and why we should be teaching it in school, share how to have a balanced diet, explain why you should stay away from fad diets and much more. 

Executive Producers: Sophia Bush & Sim Sarna

Supervising Producer: Allison Bresnick

Associate Producer: Caitlin Lee

Editors: Josh Windisch and Matt Sasaki

Music written by Jack Garratt and produced by Mark Foster

Artwork by Kimi Selfridge

This show is brought to you by Cloud10 & Brilliant Anatomy, and powered by Simplecast.

This episode is sponsored by Beauty Counter, Calm and HoneyBook.

Dec 26 2019

1hr 44mins

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Rank #3: Whitney Cummings

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Whitney Cummings is a stand-up comedian, actress, producer, writer, and director. She sits down with Sophia for over two hilarious hours (with her robot Bearclaw) to discuss her new Netflix special “Can I Touch It?” and how she got into stand up, codependency, sex robots, genomic imprinting, her upcoming projects, and their shared love of antique owls.

Executive Producers: Sophia Bush & Sim Sarna

Supervising Producer: Allison Bresnick

Associate Producer: Caitlin Lee

Editor: Josh Windisch

Music written by Jack Garratt and produced by Mark Foster

Artwork by Kimi Selfridge

This show is brought to you by Cloud10 & Brilliant Anatomy, and powered by Simplecast.

This episode is sponsored by ThirdLove.

Sep 24 2019

2hr 14mins

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Rank #4: The Roommate Episode

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Sophia's former roommates, Jenny Smart and Vanessa Magos, join this week's episode of "Work In Progress." They share the stories of how they all met, some of their favorite adventures, the importance of their friendships, and take some listener questions.

Executive Producers: Sophia Bush & Sim Sarna

Supervising Producer: Allison Bresnick

Associate Producer: Caitlin Lee

Editors: Josh Windisch and Matt Sasaki

Music written by Jack Garratt and produced by Mark Foster

Artwork by Kimi Selfridge

This show is brought to you by Cloud10 & Brilliant Anatomy, and powered by Simplecast.

This episode is sponsored by Rothy's, Feals, Butcher Box, and Uber.

Dec 24 2019

1hr 38mins

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Rank #5: Michelle Monaghan

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Michelle Monaghan is an actress who has starred in many incredible movies and shows, including "Kiss Kiss Bang Bang," "Gone Baby Gone," "Mission: Impossible III," "True Detective," "The Path," and so many more. She joins Sophia on "Work In Progress" to share how she got into acting, what it was like to grow up in Iowa, and discuss her latest show, "Messiah."  

Executive Producers: Sophia Bush & Sim Sarna

Supervising Producer: Allison Bresnick

Associate Producer: Caitlin Lee

Editors: Josh Windisch and Matt Sasaki

Music written by Jack Garratt and produced by Mark Foster

Artwork by Kimi Selfridge

This show is brought to you by Cloud10 & Brilliant Anatomy, and powered by Simplecast.

This episode is sponsored by Ritual and Rothy's.

Feb 18 2020

1hr 42mins

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Rank #6: Ilana Glazer

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Ilana Glazer is a comedian, writer, actress, and activist. She joins Sophia to talk about the experience of co-creating and starring in “Broad City,” what prompted her to start Generator Collective, her upcoming projects - including a feature film and a comedy special, and the boundaries she’s working on setting for herself. 

Executive Producers: Sophia Bush & Sim Sarna

Supervising Producer: Allison Bresnick

Associate Producer: Caitlin Lee

Editor: Josh Windisch

Assistant Editor: Matt Sasaki

Music written by Jack Garratt and produced by Mark Foster

Artwork by Kimi Selfridge

This show is brought to you by Cloud10 & Brilliant Anatomy, and powered by Simplecast.

This episode is sponsored by Betabrand and Brooklinen.

Oct 22 2019

1hr 16mins

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Rank #7: Natasha Leggero

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Natasha Leggero is a comedian, actress, and writer. She joins Sophia on "Work In Progress" to talk about her new podcast "The Endless Honeymoon Podcast," how she got into comedy and performing, what it was like to put out her first album, her thoughts on the phrase "thank you so much," and more.

Executive Producers: Sophia Bush & Sim Sarna

Supervising Producer: Allison Bresnick

Associate Producer: Caitlin Lee

Editors: Josh Windisch and Matt Sasaki

Music written by Jack Garratt and produced by Mark Foster

Artwork by Kimi Selfridge

This show is brought to you by Cloud10 & Brilliant Anatomy, and powered by Simplecast.

This episode is sponsored by LiquidIV, Modern Fertility and Third Love.

Mar 03 2020

1hr 25mins

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Rank #8: Jay Shetty

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Jay Shetty is a host, storyteller, a creator of  inspirational videos, and a former monk. He joins Sophia to discuss his path to success, mental health, how to live a balanced life, our relationships with each other and our devices, and so much more.

Executive Producers: Sophia Bush & Sim Sarna

Supervising Producer: Allison Bresnick

Associate Producer: Caitlin Lee

Editor: Josh Windisch

Music written by Jack Garratt and produced by Mark Foster

Artwork by Kimi Selfridge

This show is brought to you by Cloud10 & Brilliant Anatomy, and powered by Simplecast.

This episode is sponsored by Four Sigmatic and Skillshare.

Sep 19 2019

1hr 31mins

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Rank #9: Rainn Wilson

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Rainn Wilson is an actor, comedian, writer, co-founder of SoulPancake, and podcast host. He joins Sophia on "Work In Progress" to share stories from his childhood, discuss how he got into acting and landed the role of Dwight Schrute, talk about the meaning of religion in his life, the importance of connecting with each other, and much more!

Executive Producers: Sophia Bush & Sim Sarna

Supervising Producer: Allison Bresnick

Associate Producer: Caitlin Lee

Editors: Josh Windisch and Matt Sasaki

Music written by Jack Garratt and produced by Mark Foster

Artwork by Kimi Selfridge

This show is brought to you by Cloud10 & Brilliant Anatomy, and powered by Simplecast.

This episode is sponsored by Super Chewer, Butcher Box, Four Sigmatic, and Hello Fresh.

Jan 07 2020

1hr 11mins

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Rank #10: Jacqueline Toboni

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Jacqueline Toboni is an actor who has been on "Grimm," "Easy" and is now starring in "The L Word: Generation Q." She joins Sophia on "Work in Progress" to talk about her childhood in San Francisco, how she began acting after being cut from the basketball team, the importance of full representation on TV, what it was like to work with Sophia on their episode of "Easy," and why she's so excited for her latest show.

Executive Producers: Sophia Bush & Sim Sarna

Supervising Producer: Allison Bresnick

Associate Producer: Caitlin Lee

Editor: Josh Windisch

Music written by Jack Garratt and produced by Mark Foster

Artwork by Kimi Selfridge

This show is brought to you by Cloud10 & Brilliant Anatomy, and powered by Simplecast.

This episode is sponsored by Bombas, Calm, and Honeybook.

Dec 03 2019

1hr 11mins

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Rank #11: "What My Mother and I Don't Talk About" Author Michele Filgate

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Michele Filgate is a contributing editor at Literary Hub and the editor of the critically acclaimed anthology based on her Longreads essay, “What My Mother and I Don’t Talk About.”  She sits down with Sophia to discuss why the mother/child bond is so complicated, the reason writing can be so cathartic, how she accidentally set a book on fire, imposter syndrome, and much more.

Executive Producers: Sophia Bush & Sim Sarna

Supervising Producer: Allison Bresnick

Associate Producer: Caitlin Lee

Editor: Josh Windisch

Assistant Editor: Matt Sasaki

Music written by Jack Garratt and produced by Mark Foster

Artwork by Kimi Selfridge

This show is brought to you by Cloud10 & Brilliant Anatomy, and powered by Simplecast.

This episode is sponsored by Calm and Bombas.

Oct 24 2019

1hr 9mins

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Rank #12: Dr. Zach Bush

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Dr. Zach Bush's work provides insights into human health and longevity. He is one of the few triple board-certified physicians in the country with an expertise in internal medicine, endocrinology and metabolism and palliative care. He joins Sophia on "Work In Progress" to talk about how he got into his field, our microbiomes, the benefits of being in nature, why everyone should try to eat fruit off of the vine, and so much more.

Executive Producers: Sophia Bush & Sim Sarna

Supervising Producer: Allison Bresnick

Associate Producer: Caitlin Lee

Editors: Josh Windisch and Matt Sasaki

Music written by Jack Garratt and produced by Mark Foster

Artwork by Kimi Selfridge

This show is brought to you by Cloud10 & Brilliant Anatomy, and powered by Simplecast.

This episode is sponsored by Everlane, Ritual, Rothy's, and Beauty Counter.

Jan 09 2020

1hr 30mins

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Rank #13: Former CIA Officer Valerie Plame

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Valerie Plame is a former career covert CIA operations officer who is now running for Congress to represent northern New Mexico. She was exposed to the public in 2003 when a conservative columnist leaked her true identity. She joins Sophia on “Work in Progress” to share her story, what her time was like in the CIA, how we can do a better job of integrating veterans back into society, why she’s running, and so much more.

Executive Producers: Sophia Bush & Sim Sarna

Supervising Producer: Allison Bresnick

Associate Producer: Caitlin Lee

Editor: Josh Windisch

Assistant Editor: Matt Sasaki

Music written by Jack Garratt and produced by Mark Foster

Artwork by Kimi Selfridge

This show is brought to you by Cloud10 & Brilliant Anatomy, and powered by Simplecast.

This episode is sponsored by Four Sigmatic and HoneyBook.

Nov 14 2019

1hr 16mins

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Rank #14: Karamo Brown

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Karamo Brown is one of the stars of “Queer Eye,” an activist, author, and podcast host. He sits down with Sophia to discuss his childhood, how we can prioritize mental health, his passion for helping people, the “Queer Eye” community, becoming a parent, his new children’s book “I Am Perfectly Designed” and much more.

Executive Producers: Sophia Bush & Sim Sarna

Supervising Producer: Allison Bresnick

Associate Producer: Caitlin Lee

Editor: Josh Windisch

Music written by Jack Garratt and produced by Mark Foster

Artwork by Kimi Selfridge

This show is brought to you by Cloud10 & Brilliant Anatomy, and powered by Simplecast.

This episode is sponsored by Ritual.

Oct 08 2019

1hr 50mins

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Rank #15: Lisa Ling

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Lisa Ling is an award-winning journalist and the host of CNN’s "This is Life." She joins Sophia to discuss everything from growing up in California with immigrant parents, to her career - sharing an office with Anderson Cooper at Channel One News and working as a field correspondent for “The Oprah Winfrey Show,” to the dangers of porn, and why travel has been the best education that she’s ever received.

Executive Producers: Sophia Bush & Sim Sarna

Supervising Producer: Allison Bresnick

Associate Producer: Caitlin Lee

Editor: Josh Windisch

Music written by Jack Garratt and produced by Mark Foster

Artwork by Kimi Selfridge

This show is brought to you by Cloud10 & Brilliant Anatomy, and powered by Simplecast.

This episode is sponsored by Betabrand.

Sep 26 2019

1hr 22mins

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Rank #16: Michael Moore

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Michael Moore is an Academy-Award winning filmmaker, best-selling author, and now podcast host. He joins Sophia on "Work In Progress" to talk about why he wanted to start his new show "Rumble," share his thoughts on the 2020 election (he believes four or five of the Democratic candidates could beat Trump)  and he reflects on our gun violence epidemic and how it has progressed since "Bowling For Columbine." 

Executive Producers: Sophia Bush & Sim Sarna

Supervising Producer: Allison Bresnick

Associate Producer: Caitlin Lee

Editors: Josh Windisch and Matt Sasaki

Music written by Jack Garratt and produced by Mark Foster

Artwork by Kimi Selfridge

This show is brought to you by Cloud10 & Brilliant Anatomy, and powered by Simplecast.

This episode is sponsored by Feals, Calm, Brooklinen, and Bombas.

Dec 19 2019

1hr 53mins

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Rank #17: Katie Couric

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Katie Couric is an award winning journalist, producer, New York Times bestselling author, cancer advocate, podcast host and documentary filmmaker. She joins Sophia to talk about her incredible career, the books that have shaped her, the importance of empathy, and why she’s a work in progress when it comes to getting older. 

Executive Producers: Sophia Bush & Sim Sarna

Supervising Producer: Allison Bresnick

Associate Producer: Caitlin Lee

Editor: Josh Windisch

Music written by Jack Garratt and produced by Mark Foster

Artwork by Kimi Selfridge

This show is brought to you by Cloud10 & Brilliant Anatomy, and powered by Simplecast.

This episode is sponsored by ThirdLove, Four Sigmatic and Rothy's.

Oct 15 2019

1hr 45mins

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Rank #18: Eva Chen

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Eva Chen is the Director of Fashion Partnerships for Instagram and formerly was the Editor-In-Chief of Lucky Magazine. She joins Sophia in New York to talk about growing up in the city, how she went from pre-med to fashion, the importance of loving what you do, parenting, and her new children’s book, “Juno Valentine and the Fantastic Fashion Adventure.”

Executive Producers: Sophia Bush & Sim Sarna

Supervising Producer: Allison Bresnick

Associate Producer: Caitlin Lee

Editor: Josh Windisch

Assistant Editor: Matt Sasaki

Music written by Jack Garratt and produced by Mark Foster

Artwork by Kimi Selfridge

This show is brought to you by Cloud10 & Brilliant Anatomy, and powered by Simplecast.

This episode is sponsored by Honeybook and Rothy's.

Oct 29 2019

1hr 10mins

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Rank #19: Gretchen Carlson

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Gretchen Carlson is a journalist, author, and advocate whose historic 2016 sexual harassment complaint against the chairman of Fox News helped pave the way for the #metoo movement. Gretchen joins Sophia on "Work In Progress" to discuss her new initiative "Lift Our Voices" which is pushing for the end of non disclosure agreements, confidentiality provisions and clauses that have prevented employees from publicly discussing and disclosing toxic workplace conditions, including sexual harassment and assault. She explains why she is unable to tell her own story, how our society protects sexual predators, and why these men should not be allowed to have any comeback.

Executive Producers: Sophia Bush & Sim Sarna

Supervising Producer: Allison Bresnick

Associate Producer: Caitlin Lee

Editors: Josh Windisch and Matt Sasaki

Music written by Jack Garratt and produced by Mark Foster

Artwork by Kimi Selfridge

This show is brought to you by Cloud10 & Brilliant Anatomy, and powered by Simplecast.

This episode is sponsored by Wantable, SoFi, Skillshare, and Lola

Dec 17 2019

1hr 45mins

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Rank #20: Jon Favreau (Crooked Media)

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Jon Favreau was Barack Obama’s head speechwriter from 2005–2013, he is one of the co-hosts of Pod Save America and co-founded Crooked Media. Sophia stops by Jon’s office to chat about his upbringing in Massachusetts, his first memory of politics, what it was like to walk into the Oval Office, the lessons he learned from Obama, and so much more. 

Executive Producers: Sophia Bush & Sim Sarna

Supervising Producer: Allison Bresnick

Associate Producer: Caitlin Lee

Editor: Josh Windisch

Music written by Jack Garratt and produced by Mark Foster

Artwork by Kimi Selfridge

This show is brought to you by Cloud10 & Brilliant Anatomy, and powered by Simplecast.

This episode is sponsored by Foursigmatic.

Oct 01 2019

1hr 36mins

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