Guests

 

Below is just a partial list of past guests on Kickass News.

ACTORS 

Alan Alda

Ed Asner

Bob Balaban

Alec Baldwin

Kenneth Branagh

Jeff Bridges

Carol Burnett

Steve Buscemi

Michael Caine

Gemma Chan

Liam Cunningham

Willem Dafoe

Mark Duplass

Jenna Elfman

Walton Goggins

Topher Grace

Bill Hader

Ethan Hawke

Ed Helms

Abbi Jacobson

Andie MacDowell

Malcolm McDowell

Bill Murray

Edward Norton

John C. Reilly

Rob Riggle

Andrea Riseborough

Tim Robbins

Wyatt Russell

George Takei

Billy Bob Thornton

Henry Winkler

FILMMAKERS

Judd Apatow

Ken Burns

Larry Charles

Ron Howard

Armando Ianucci

Barry Levinson

David Mamet

Rob Reiner

Jay Roach

Ridley Scott

John Waters

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FOOD/TRAVEL

Jose Andres

Mario Batali

Anthony Bourdain

David Chang

Josh Gates

Phil Rosenthal

Andrew Zimmern

HISTORY

H.W. Brands

Ron Chernow

Doris Kearns Goodwin

David McCullough

Jon Meacham

NATIONAL SECURITY

James Clapper

Richard Clarke

Michael Hayden

Philip Mudd

Malcolm Nance

Janet Napolitano

BUSINESS/ECONOMICS

Sir Richard Branson

Steve Case

John Chambers

Stephen Dubner

Martin Feldstein

Steve Forbes

Austan Goolsbee

Guy Kawasaki

Larry Kudlow

Eric Schmidt

Stephen Schwarzman

COMEDIANS

Louie Anderson

Anthony Atamanuik

W. Kamau Bell

Bo Burnham

Wyatt Cenac

Whitney Cummings

Jim Gaffigan

Jeff Garlin

Chris Gethard

Nikki Glaser

Gilbert Gottfried

Chelsea Handler

John Hodgman

Pete Holmes

Martha Kelly

Jordan Klepper

Rich Little

Al Madrigal

Howie Mandel

Demetri Martin

Trevor Noah

Paul Reiser

Paul Rodriguez

David Sedaris

Iliza Shlesinger

The Sklar Brothers

David Steinberg

Bassam Youssef

JOURNALISTS 

Jim Acosta

Tina Brown

David Corn

Dan Harris

Arianna Huffington

Michael Isikoff

David Cay Johnston

Sebastian Junger

Brian Kilmeade

Lawrence O’Donnell

Scott Pelley

Dan Rather

Joy-Ann Reid

Lesley Stahl

Jake Tapper

Jacob Weisberg

Bob Woodward

LAW

Gloria Allred

Preet Bharara

Alan Dershowitz

Cass Sunstein

Jeffrey Toobin

MILITARY

Ash Carter

Gen. Wesley Clark

Daniel Ellsberg

Stephen Hadley

Gen. Stanley McChrystal

Adm. William McRaven

Gen. David Petraeus

Donald Rumsfeld

Adm. James Stavridis

Paul Wolfowitz

POLITICS 

Gov. Greg Abbott

Stacey Abrams

David Axelrod

Sen. Marsha Blackburn

Fred Barnes

Glenn Beck

Arthur Brooks

Jenna Bush

Barbara Bush

Ben Carson

James Carville

Julian Castro

Gov. Chris Christie

Sen. Tom Cotton

Anne Coulter

Sen. Tom Daschle

Sen. Al Franken

David Frum

Newt Gingrich

Sen. Lindsey Graham

Hugh Hewitt

Valerie Jarrett

Gov. John Hickenlooper

Gov. John Kasich

Sally Kohn 

Bill Kristol

Sen. Mike Lee

Corey Lewandowski

Sen. Trent Lott

Rich Lowry

Mary Matalin

Gov. Terry McAuliffe

Rep. Michael McCaul

Sen. Mitch McConnell

Mark McKinnon

Michael Medved

Sen. Jeff Merkley

Rep. Seth Moulton

P.J. O’Rourke

Jennifer Palmieri

Leon Panetta

Dana Perino

Sen. Rob Portman

Dennis Prager

Karl Rove

Sen. Ben Sasse

Ben Shapiro

Stuart Stevens

Roger Stone

George Will

Juan Williams

SPORTS

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Verne Lundquist

John McEnroe

Maria Sharapova

WORLD AFFAIRS 

Madeleine Albright

Danny Ayalon

Ehud Barak

Vicente Fox

Garry Kasparov

Bernard-Henri Lévy

Robert Malley

Michael McFaul

George Mitchell

Ben Rhodes

Susan Rice

Kevin Rudd

Wendy Sherman

George Shultz

Anne-Marie Slaughter

WRITERS

Mitch Albom

Michael Connelly

Patricia Cornwell

Neil Gaiman

Brad Meltzer

Philipp Meyer

James Patterson

Salman Rushdie

Daniel Silva

OTHER

Dick Cavett

Roger Daltrey

Aaron Mahnke

Roman Mars

Shep Gordon

Dr. Phil McGraw

Platon

Al Roker

Elan Gale

Father Greg Boyle

SCIENCE/TECH

Robert Ballard

Elizabeth Blackburn

Nick Bostrom

Francis Collins

Brian Cox

Richard Dawkins

Jared Diamond

Michio Kaku

Kevin Kelly

Lawrence Krauss

Randall Munroe

Adam Savage

Capt. Scott Kelly

Brad Stone

Steven Pinker

Alec Ross

Michael Shermer

Neil deGrasse Tyson

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