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If Beale Street Could Talk

4/24/2019
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Happy Feminist Wednesday, Bettys! Erin & Diana are discussing Barry Jenkins’ beautiful and heartbreaking film If Beale Street Could Talk, adapted from James Baldwin’s book of the same name. The gals discuss the fine balance Jenkins strikes between cultural critique and romantic love story and share their favorite moments. Plus: Erin & Diana present their […]

Duration:00:36:54

Little (2019)

4/17/2019
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Happy Feminist Wednesday, Bettys! Hit the concession stand and stock up on all the popcorn and candy you can carry. Erin & Diana are talking aboutLittle starring Marsai Martin, Issa Rae and Regina Hall. Created by Martin, the youngest executive producer in Hollywood history, this “sleepover movie” is a total delight and exactly what we need […]

Duration:00:25:34

Russian Doll – Season 1

4/10/2019
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Happy Feminist Wednesday, Bettys! Erin & Diana have more questions than answers as they dive into the surreal and intriguing world of Netflix’s Russian Doll. While Erin loved the show from the first frame, Diana does some soul searching to uncover why she struggled to connect to Natasha Lyonne. Plus: the gals make predictions for […]

Duration:00:39:05

Captain Marvel

4/3/2019
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Happy Feminist Wednesday, Bettys! Captain Marvel has been making big waves at the box office, but does the female-led superhero movie live up to the hype? Turn on No Doubt, cuddle up to your cat and join Erin & Diana as they give Hollywood some advice about how to give gals the superhero movies we […]

Duration:00:30:58

Beaver Bites: Choosy Moms Edition

3/27/2019
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Happy Feminist Wednesday, Bettys! It’s the first BeaverBites of 2019 and Erin & Diana are catching up on three months worth of movies, TV, and theatre. Erin shares what it’s like to be a new mom, a surprising new crush she has, and what movie she’s most looking forward to seeing this Spring. Plus: Diana […]

Duration:00:49:31

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Season 2

3/20/2019
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Happy Feminist Wednesday, Bettys! She’s baaaaaaaack – Erin Bagwell is in the Beaver Dam to chat about one of our all-time favourites, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. Season two brings back all the glamour of 1950s New York but digs even deeper into Midge’s struggle to navigate her blossoming career as a standup comedian, with the […]

Duration:00:36:09

Schitt’s Creek

3/13/2019
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Happy Feminist Wednesday, Bettys! Diana and Nora Resnick are gleefully diving into the hilarious and delightful show Schitt’s Creek, created, written by and starring Dan Levy and his dad, Eugene. The ladies chat about their favorite moments, the intricacies and nuances of the Rose family, and why the women of Schitt’s Creek are the real […]

Duration:00:41:13

#HealMeToo Festival

3/6/2019
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Happy Feminist Wednesday, Bettys! Hope Singsen and Carmen LoBue join Diana to talk about the upcoming #HealMeToo Festival, which uses theater, live discussion, and podcasts to continue the conversation around #MeToo. They discuss how empathy can be a powerful source for healing and the importance of creating intersectional spaces to further cultural change. If you’re […]

Duration:00:35:00

Oscars 2019 Recap

2/27/2019
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Happy Feminist Wednesday, Bettys! The Academy Awards came and went last Sunday without a host and with some head scratching moments. From Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper’s steamy performance to the biggest steps forward (and the biggest step back), Diana is recapping all of the highs and lows from the Oscars. Plus: she shares one […]

Duration:00:11:24

The Wife

2/20/2019
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Happy Feminist Wednesday, Bettys! In the lead up to Oscar Sunday, Diana gives her review of The Wife, starring Glen Close, and shares why she felt this film was timely, cathartic, and exceptionally subtle. Plus: Diana dishes on what she’s excited for in a year that promises to be big for female directors in Hollywood. Follow […]

Duration:00:12:38

You

2/13/2019
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Happy Feminist Wednesday, Bettys! Keep an eye over your shoulder and tune in as Diana and Ophelia Overton binge their way through Netflix’s You. Keep your frenemies close and watch what you share on Instagram. The ladies are breaking down and deep diving all of the addictive (and problematic) aspects of this creepy series. Plus: Diana […]

Duration:00:35:30

Models Diet

2/6/2019
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Happy Feminist Wednesday, Bettys! Comedian and actor Nina Daniels stops by the Beaver Den to chat with Diana about her hilarious new YouTube series Models Diet. The gals talk about extreme fad diets and what Nina hopes women take away from the series. Plus: Nina discusses the similarities between the world of investment banking and […]

Duration:00:42:11

Please Don’t Grab My P#$$Y with Julia Young

1/30/2019
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Happy Feminist Wednesday, Bettys! Comedian Julia Young stops by the Beaver Den to talk about her hilarious book Please Don’t Grab My P#$$Y. Diana and Julia discuss where the inspiration for the book came from, why an adult children’s book is the perfect medium for political commentary, and how it’s being received so far. Plus: […]

Duration:00:41:47

On the Basis of Sex

1/23/2019
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Happy Feminist Wednesday, Bettys! Diana is sharing why On the Basis of Sex made her ugly cry in the theatre and gives her full review of the much ignored but very important Ruth Bader Ginsburg biopic. (Be sure to check out our episode about the documentary RBG!) Plus: Diana gives her top three picks of what she’s most […]

Duration:00:12:18

Killing Eve: Season 1

1/16/2019
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Happy Feminist Wednesday, Bettys! Turn your hairpins into daggers, your perfume into poison, and brush up on your Russian. Diana is joined by Alex Dickinson to dive into the cat-and-mouse world of Killing Eve. The gals get into their favorite moments, why this show could never be made in the United States, and discuss the […]

Duration:00:36:15

BeaverTalk Dispatch: Golden Globes 2019 Recap

1/9/2019
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Happy Feminist Wednesday, Bettys! Pour yourself a glass of champagne – Awards Season is upon us. To celebrate, Diana is recapping the 2019 Golden Globes, reflecting on Times Up and the #MeToo Movement, and making a case for why these award shows are still relevant. Listen to find out what went down at Hollywood’s biggest […]

Duration:00:06:05

Beavertalk’s Best of 2018

1/3/2019
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Happy New Year, Bettys! Diana and Erin share their fav media, movies, and shows from 2018. Plus, the ladies dig out their Liz Gilbert mason jars and reflect on their favorite personal moments from the year. Follow Feminist Wednesday on Instagram Follow Feminist Wednesday on Twitter For questions, love letters, or media we must check […]

Duration:00:48:07

White Christmas

12/19/2018
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Happy Feminist Wednesday, Bettys! Grab a cup of hot cocoa and let the holiday spirit enter your earbuds! This week Diana and Erin enter into the magical Technicolor world of White Christmas. Diana shares all the behind the scenes trivia while Erin ogles all the 1950s fashion. The girls discuss the glamour, the problematic moments, […]

Duration:00:35:37

The Pregnancy Episode

12/12/2018
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Happy Feminist Wednesday, Bettys! This week Diana and Erin are joined by two expecting mamas Kelley Robins Hicks and Nobar Elmi Golhar. In anticipation of Erin’s new bundle, the ladies talk about all things pregnancy, motherhood, and the myths we see in the media about being a mom. They dive into the identity crisis motherhood […]

Duration:00:52:53

Insecure

12/5/2018
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Happy Feminist Wednesday, Bettys! Kweighbaye Kotee, the founder of the Bushwick Film Festival, joins Erin and Diana to discuss HBO’s Insecure – starring Issa Rae and Yvonne Orji. They chat about why Issa and Molly are #friendshipgoals, share personal anecdotes about their own dating experiences, and make a few predictions for what they hope to […]

Duration:00:46:12