Celebrity Guest List

Celebrity Guest List

Christopher Abbott (actor, James White)

Charles Adler (Co-founder, Kickstarter)

Lori Alan (VO artist, Spongebob)

Joan Allen (Academy Award Winning Actress)

Woody Allen

Curtis Armstrong (Supernatural, Revenge of the Nerds)

Denise Austin, Fitness Icon

Scott Baio, actor

Rick Bayless (Mexico: One Plate at a Time, Top Chef Masters)

David Baldacci, author

Nate Bargatze, comedian

Joshua Bell, classical violinist

Sandra Bernhard

Mary Birdsong, actress

Alexandra Billings, actress

Pattie Boyd, muse of both Eric Clapton and George Harrison

Billy Branch (Grammy Award winning blue musician)

Billy Bungeroth, Award-winning Second City Director, & JC Brooks and the Uptown Sound

Nicolas Cage

Vanessa Carlton (Grammy Award nominee)

Peach Carr (Project Runway)

Jay Chandrasekhar, (Supertroopers)

John Cho, (Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle, Search)

Margaret Cho

Katie Cleary, Actress, model and founder of World Animal News

Cirqe du Soleil

Billy Corgan

Joan Cusack

Andy Davis, Director The Fugitive, Holes, Chain Reaction

Donna D’Errico, Baywatch

Jim Derogatis (NPR’s Sound Opinions)

Dessa (female rapper)

Illeana Douglas, actress

Nora Dunn (Saturday Night Live alum)

Chaz Ebert, publisher and movie critic

Atom Egoyan (director, The Sweet Hereafter, The Devil’s Knot, Remember)

David Eigenberg (Sex and the City, Chicago Fire)

Kurt Elling ( Grammy Award winning Jazz vocalist)

Emilio Estefan, award winning producer

Gloria Estefan

Wynn Everett (ABC’s Agent Carter)

Renee Fleming, opera diva

Morgan Freeman

Bela Gandhi (Steve Harvey Show, regular segment)

Tavi Gevinson, actress, publisher

Marc Grapey (Sex and the City, Broadway)

Macy Gray

Guster: Brian Rosenworcel and Ryan Miller

Pooch Hall, Ray Donovan

Kathy Hart (Radio Hall of Fame nominee, Radio Talk Show host)

Glen Hansard, musician

Ethan Hawke

Kelly Hogan (Singer, performs with Neko Case)

Gregg Hurwitz, New York Times Best Selling Author and Screenwriter

Steve James (Award winning film maker, Hoop Dreams, Life Itself, Abacus:Small Enough to Jail)

Joan Jett

Sam Kass, Former White House Chef and Senior Policy Advisor on Nutrition

Janice Kaplan (author, The Gratitude Diaries)

Tim Kazurinsky (Saturday Night Live alum)

Kevin Kline

Robert Klein, Comedian

Glenn Kotche (Wilco)

Bill Kurtis

Joanna Krupa, model and animal activist

Jon Langford (lead singer, punk rock band, The Mekons)

Zander Lehmann, writer, director, creator of Hulu’s Casual

Julian Lennon

William H. Macy

Elaine Madsen

Michael Madsen

John Mahoney (Frazier, The American President)

Marc Maron

Joe Mantegna

Alex Meneses (NBC’s Telenovela) 

Peter Mehlman (Seinfeld Writer and Exec Producer, Comedian and Author)

Debra Messing, Will and Grace

Ryan Miller: Film and TV Songwriter and Frontman for the Alternative Rock Band, Guster

Cathryn Michon (actress, director: Muffin Top)

Helen Mirren


Josh Mond (director, James White)

Michael Moore

Joel Murray (Mad Men)

Paul Nicklen (Award winning National Geographic Photographer)

Alexander Payne (director, Sideways, Election)

Sarah Paretsky (author)

Phillip Phillips (American Idol winner)

Rachel Barton Pine (international violinist)

Steve Pink, Director, Writer, Producer

Jeremy Piven

Priscilla Presley

Gigi Pritzker, producer

Gideon Raff, creator of Homeland (Isreal) and producer of Homeland (USA)

Bill & Guiliana Rancic

Ricky Reed, Grammy Nominee and Record Producer for Jason DeRulo and Meghan Trainor

Katie Rich (writer, Saturday Night Live)

Richard Roeper (national film critic)

Rich Roll (vegan podcaster and author)

Ray Romano

Mike Rosenberg of Passenger

Brian Rosenworcel: Dummer for the Alternative Rock Band, Guster

Mark Ruffalo

Dr. Ian Smith (The Doctors)

Peter Sagal (NPR’s Wait, Wait…Don’t Tell Me)

SANDRO, photographer

David Sedaris, author

Michael Shannon, actor

Art Shay, photographer

Russell Simmons

Sophie Tweed Simmons

Rebecca Skloot (author)

Kevin Spacey

Jerry Springer

Stone Temple Pilots: Robert and Dean DeLeo

Blair Tindall (author of Mozart in the Jungle)

Dr. Travis Stork (author, host of The Doctors)

Julia Sweeney (Saturday Night Live alum)

Joe Swanberg (director, Drinking Buddies, Digging for Fire)

Regina Taylor (The Unit)

Scott Turow (author)

Jon Turteltaub (director)

Ariel Vromen, director The Iceman, Criminal

Rufus Wainwright

Tommy Walton (Master Chef)

Chris Ware, Graphic Novelist

Brad Whitford (Aerosmith)

Zack Whitford (photographer for Aerosmith)

George Wendt (Cheers, Saturday Night Live)

Michelle Williams (Destiny’s Child)

Reese Witherspoon



Grant Achatz

Rick Bayless (Mexico: One Plate at a Time, Top Chef Masters, James Beard Award Winner, Michelin Star)

Homaro Cantu (Michelin Star, Iron Chef America, Hell’s Kitchen, Future Food)

Richie Farina (Michelin Star, Top Chef)

Paul Fehribach (James Beard Award nominee)

Phillip Foss (Michelin Star, Bizarre Foods)

George Geary

Tim Graham (Michelin Star, Cochon 555 winner)

Kevin Hickey (Michelin Star, Five Diamond Award)

Jean Joho (Michelin Star, Five Diamond Award, James Beard Award winner)

Paul Kahan (James Beard Award winner, Michelin Star, No Reservations, Unique Eats, Top Chef)

Bruce Kalman

Michael Kornick (Michelin Star)

John Manion

Anthony Martin (Michelin Star)

Ryan McCaskey (Michelin Star, Five Diamond Award, James Beard nominee)

Carrie Nahabedian (James Beard Award winner, Michelin Star)

Chris Pandel

Wolfgang Puck

Michael Sheerin (Michelin Star)

Bruce Sherman (James Beard Award winner, Michelin Star)

Heather Terhune (Top Chef)

Rick Tramonto (Top Chef, Michelin Star)

Jeremiah Tower

Jared Van Camp

Jason Vincent (Cochon 555 winner)

Fabio Viviani

Paul Virant (Michelin Star, James Beard award nominee)

Jared Wentworth (Michelin Star, guest TV appearances)

Andrew Zimmermann (Michelin Star, Jamed Beard Award nominee)

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