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Mob stories are always all about the guys. But not this one. Anna Genovese is a New York drag club maven and bad-ass mob wife. Hollywood besties Jessica Bendinger (writer, Bring It On) and Michael Seligman (writer, RuPaul’s Drag Race) are obsessed. They piece together Anna's story, racing between speakeasies, mob informants and former drag queens. But will their heroine's secrets unlock more than they want to know about Anna... and themselves?

Mob stories are always all about the guys. But not this one. Anna Genovese is a New York drag club maven and bad-ass mob wife. Hollywood besties Jessica Bendinger (writer, Bring It On) and Michael Seligman (writer, RuPaul’s Drag Race) are obsessed. They piece together Anna's story, racing between speakeasies, mob informants and former drag queens. But will their heroine's secrets unlock more than they want to know about Anna... and themselves?
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Mob stories are always all about the guys. But not this one. Anna Genovese is a New York drag club maven and bad-ass mob wife. Hollywood besties Jessica Bendinger (writer, Bring It On) and Michael Seligman (writer, RuPaul’s Drag Race) are obsessed. They piece together Anna's story, racing between speakeasies, mob informants and former drag queens. But will their heroine's secrets unlock more than they want to know about Anna... and themselves?

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English


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6. Chapter 6: Kismet

9/16/2019
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Jessica and Michael's private investigation tactics pay off, and a new source brings Anna Genovese into sharp focus. What they thought was a story about The Family, turns out to be just as much about family. This episode is sponsoredd by Hachette - Killer Instinct, L'Oreal - Color & Co (www.colorandco.com code: MOBQUEENS), Betterhelp (www.betterhelp.com/mobqueens code: MOBQUEENS), and Invitae (www.invitae.com).

Duration:00:35:35

5. Chapter 5: Cheers, Queers!

9/9/2019
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Gay prohibition. Sexual segregation. A time when being gay was not okay. But leave it to the mob and Anna Genovese to cash in on these forbidden fruits. This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp (www.betterhelp.com/mobqueens code: MOBQUEENS), Invitae (www.invitae.com), and L'Oreal - Color & Co (www.colorandco.com code: MOBQUEENS).

Duration:00:33:00

4. Chapter 4: Mt. Vesuvi-yasss

9/2/2019
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Love, money and power never come for free. As Anna's mob status rises, Vito's reign is threatened. The fiery couple face their first major test in marriage, and Michael faces a mystery of his own. This episode is sponsored by Candid (www.candidco.com/mobqueens code: MOBQUEENS), Betterhelp (www.betterhelp.com/mobqueens code: MOBQUEENS), and HelloFresh (www.hellofresh.com/mobqueens80 code MOBQUEENS80)..

Duration:00:33:14

3. Chapter 3: Private Dicks

8/26/2019
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Uncovering the truth takes skill, grit and, apparently, neuroses. A real life private dick shows Jessica and Michael the ropes, as they move their investigation from paper to people. Who is alive to bear witness to Anna's side of the story? This episode is sponsored by Color & Co. (www.colorandco.com code: MOBQUEENS), Care/of (www.takecareof.com code: MOBQUEENS), Betterhelp (www.betterhelp.com/mobqueens code: MOBQUEENS), and Native (www.nativedeodorant.com code: MOBQUEENS).

Duration:00:31:46

2. Chapter 2: F*ck, Marry, Kill.

8/19/2019
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Jessica and Michael retrace the mysterious events that lead Anna Genovese from her first husband to her second. There are two funerals, a wedding and one question that lurks behind each of our heroine’s unbelievable experiences: Is Anna pulling the strings, or is she being pulled? This episode is sponsored by L'Oreal - Color & Co (www.colorandco.com code: MOBQUEENS), Away (www.awaytravel.com/mobqueens code: MOBQUEENS), and Lola (www.mylola.com code: MOBQUEENS).

Duration:00:40:58

1. Chapter 1: Who is Anna Genovese?

8/19/2019
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Anna Genovese's glittery, daring and dangerous life story has been overshadowed by the violent exploits of her mobster husband, Vito Genovese – head of New York's Genovese Crime Family. Now, hosts Jessica Bendinger and Michael Seligman are unearthing Anna's past, and piecing together how she rose from meagre beginnings to become a master player in the mob's ruthless game of chess. You can listen to ad-free new episodes of Mob Queens, only on Stitcher Premium. For a free month of Stitcher...

Duration:00:25:01

Serving mafia realness

7/29/2019
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Coming August 19th!

Duration:00:02:25