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Who’s The Best is a celebration of all things pop culture. It pits Spock against Picard, David Tennant against Jodie Whittaker, and Jasmine against Pocahontas. Each episode features a panel of experts, fans, and even the pop icons themselves as Sandro Monetti chairs the debate. Find out what goes on behind the scenes in Hollywood, and gain insider knowledge and interesting anecdotes from many of the TV stars we’ve grown to love over the years. Don’t let the humorous, tongue-in-cheek conversations fool you – when it comes to deciding Who’s The Best, there can be only one winner!

Who’s The Best is a celebration of all things pop culture. It pits Spock against Picard, David Tennant against Jodie Whittaker, and Jasmine against Pocahontas. Each episode features a panel of experts, fans, and even the pop icons themselves as Sandro Monetti chairs the debate. Find out what goes on behind the scenes in Hollywood, and gain insider knowledge and interesting anecdotes from many of the TV stars we’ve grown to love over the years. Don’t let the humorous, tongue-in-cheek conversations fool you – when it comes to deciding Who’s The Best, there can be only one winner!

Location:

United States

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Who’s The Best is a celebration of all things pop culture. It pits Spock against Picard, David Tennant against Jodie Whittaker, and Jasmine against Pocahontas. Each episode features a panel of experts, fans, and even the pop icons themselves as Sandro Monetti chairs the debate. Find out what goes on behind the scenes in Hollywood, and gain insider knowledge and interesting anecdotes from many of the TV stars we’ve grown to love over the years. Don’t let the humorous, tongue-in-cheek conversations fool you – when it comes to deciding Who’s The Best, there can be only one winner!

Language:

English


Episodes

Who’s The Best... Beatle?

1/31/2020
There’s no dispute that The Beatles are the best pop group of all time, but there’s much debate over which of the Fab Four is the most fab. John, Paul, George and Ringo all have their advocates, and a panel of experts make the case for their favourites in this final episode of the first series of the top pop culture podcast. Paul McCartney’s stepmother and stepsister, Angie McCartney and Ruth McCartney, both guest on the show – and their votes don’t go to who you might expect. Also joining...

Duration:00:38:35

Who’s The Best... 90s Boy Band?

1/21/2020
The 1990s marked the height of popularity for boy bands. In that decade, the pop charts were dominated by the likes of Take That, New Kids on the Block, Backstreet Boys, Boyzone, Boyz II Men, Hanson, NSYNC, Five and Westlife. They paved the way for more recent chart-toppers like One Direction and BTS. But which of them was the best? On this poptastic podcast, we have an expert lineup debating that very question with host Sandro Monetti, himself a former columnist for much loved music...

Duration:00:39:36

Who's The Best... Horror Villain?

1/17/2020
You may well get nightmares after listening to this episode as we discuss some of the most terrifying and tenacious bad guys of all time, and ask who’s the best horror villain? The gruesome candidates include Freddy Krueger, Michael Myers, Jason Vorhees, Leatherface and Pennywise. The winner of the public vote is revealed at the end of the show. Debating the dastardly deviants is host Sandro Monetti and a quartet of scream queens. Dee Wallace Stone may be best known for her portrayal as the...

Duration:00:42:09

Who’s The Best… Comedian?

1/6/2020
Star of ‘Whose Line Is It Anyway?’ Greg Proops is our guest this week and shares delightful anecdotes about life on the road with legends like Robin Williams and Joan Rivers. But will either of those icons win his, or the public's, vote in ‘Who’s the Best Comedian?’ With so many great contenders in the mix, will it be an American star such as Jerry Seinfeld, Eddie Murphy, Richard Pryor or Chris Rock who takes the crown? Or perhaps a funny Brit like Eddie Izzard or Golden Globes host Ricky...

Duration:00:39:44

Who’s The Best... Star Trek Captain?

12/17/2019
Klingon to your seat as the pod boldly goes in search of the best Star Trek Captain - the result could get some Trekkers in a twist. Dominic Keating, who appeared in all 98 episodes of Star Trek: Enterprise, as Lieutenant Malcolm Reed, shares stories from the bridge in between debating the merits of Kirk, Picard, Sisko, Janeway, Archer and co. In this episode, host Sandro Monetti reveals why meeting his childhood hero William Shatner wasn’t the out of this world experience he had hoped it...

Duration:00:49:32

Who’s The Best... James Bond?

12/16/2019
It’s an argument which has divided 007 fans for decades…Who’s The Best James Bond? Sean Connery, George Lazenby, Roger Moore, Timothy Dalton, Pierce Brosnan and Daniel Craig all have their supporters. Getting shaken and stirred while trying to settle the argument once and for all are Sandro Monetti’s guests in our latest episode. Among the experts making a case are The World is Not Enough bad guy Daz Crawford, Karate Kid villain Martin Kove and an actor who auditioned to be Bond but narrowly...

Duration:00:42:11

Who’s The Best... Disney Princess?

12/11/2019
Disney princesses aren’t what they used to be. Instead of waiting around for a prince to come and rescue them, modern heroines are kick-ass role models in charge of their own destiny. But will it be a feminist, a fighter or a traditional favourite who wins when we ask: “Who’s the Best Disney Princess?” Joining host Sandro Monetti in this episode are two people who know what it takes to be a movie princess: Diane Franklin and Kimberley Kates, best known as the “historical babes” in Bill and...

Duration:00:48:53

Who’s The Best… Batman?

12/5/2019
Holy debates Batman! Who’s the Best Caped Crusader? That’s the question to be answered on this week’s episode as the panel discuss the merits of Adam West, Michael Keaton, Val Kilmer, George Clooney, Christian Bale and Ben Affleck before revealing the result of the public vote on which star most perfectly portrayed Gotham City’s greatest hero. Joining host Sandro Monetti in the studio is TV legend Burt Ward, who played Robin to Adam West’s Batman in the iconic 1960s series, and his...

Duration:00:47:12

Who's The Best... 80s Pop Star?

11/26/2019
It was the musical era of big hair, big hits and big names – but between Madonna, Michael Jackson, Prince, George Michael and the rest, who was the best 80’s pop star? Host Sandro Monetti debates the question with a panel of experts in this latest lively episode of the top pop culture podcast with ‘The One and Only’ Chesney Hawkes, Grammy-winning songwriter Michael Jay, Carol Decker of T’Pau, Denise Pearson from Five Star and Graeme Clark of Wet Wet Wet. At the end of the show we reveal the...

Duration:00:48:42

Who’s The Best... Dr Who?

11/18/2019
It’s a debate which has raged across space and time for decades: Who’s the Best Doctor Who? This question will be discussed and decided in the opening episode of this star-studded pop culture podcast. Host Sandro Monetti is joined by guests David Tennant (The Tenth Doctor) Nicholas Briggs (voice of the Daleks), Michelle Collins (EastEnders and Doctor Who) and Amy Pemberton (Legends of Tomorrow). He also interviews actor Harry Van Gorkum, who was cast as the eighth Doctor – only to be...

Duration:00:49:10