The Good Die Young
Summary: The Good Die Young is an ongoing series exploring the best in cancelled television, with deep-dive commentary and interviews. Each season we'll select a different short-lived television show. Season 1 will spotlight the 2008 ABC Family show 'The Middleman'.
Composer Tree Adams (Californication, NCIS: New Orleans) talks to Les about music, Middleman, and more! For years, Tree Adams has blazed a trail through barroom sets and broadcast television, as comfortable writing battle themes as he is penning ballads. His eclectic sensibility was right at home on The Middleman, and we were thrilled to get to chat him up about his work there.
Les and special guest Nick Thyes chat about Joey Kern, drowning immortals, and the best way to hook a roommate on The Middleman. Listen in as we talk Episode 7: The Cursed Tuba Contingency!
Middleman writer Jordan Rosenberg (Elementary, Falling Skies, Alphas) talks to Les about the plan for Middleman Season Eight, the Stupid Stick, and much more!
Les and special guest Mike Moody chat their way through manic pixies, missed references, and more! It's a wild tale of plagiarism, tweenage screams, and interplanetary monarchy. So... just another day for Wendy and MM! Listen in as we discuss The Middleman Episode 6: The Boyband Superfan Interrogation!
Yo, Noser fans... Les interviews Jake Smollett, beloved hallway troubadour, culinary wizard, and star of Smollett Eats!
Flying fish, trout-craving zombies, poisonous energy drinks and Art Crawl. Wendy struggles to cope with the demands of her job, while Les and co-host Christopher Jones cope with the sheer insanity of The Middleman Episode 5: The Flying Fish Zombification!
Les interviews the Middleman himself, Matt Keeslar!
Plastic-surgery victims, or an alien race in hiding? Les and special guest Nate Bliss follow along as Wendy and the Middleman solve the mystery of the Manicoids. Hilarity ensues!
We chat with Ida herself, Mary Pat Gleason, about Middleman and more!
A decade-long blood-feud, a band of villainous Lucha Libre wrestlers, Sensei Ping, and a dread temple, and the introduction of Tyler Ford... Les and special guest John Sitton have their work cut out for them as they discuss all the fun and mayhem in The Middleman Episode 3: The Sino-Mexican Revelation!
It's The Good Die Young's second interview! Join Les as he chats with The Middleman star Natalie Morales!
We've got Reformed Succubi, a Terra Cotta Warrior, and the Desk Clerk of the Dead... it's all just another day in the wild world of #TheMiddleman. Les is joined by @n8bliss-art to discuss the The Middleman Episode 2: The Accidental Occidental Conception!
It's The Good Die Young's very first interview! This is the podcast dedicated to little-seen darlings of cancelled TV. This season, we're talking about ABC Family's 2008 single-season gem, 'The Middleman'. Join Les as he chats with The Middleman creator Javier Grillo-Marxuach!
It's The Good Die Young's very first episode! This is the podcast dedicated to little-seen darlings of cancelled TV. This season, we're talking about ABC Family's 2008 single-season gem, 'The Middleman'. Join Les and special guest Grant Davis as they discuss the temporary employment of Cuban semi-abstract expressionist artist Wendy Watson. Come with us as we talk about 'The Middleman' Episode 01: The Pilot Episode Sanction!
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