loader from loading.io

What a Creep: Marlon Brando (Method Acting Creep)

What a Creep

Release Date: 10/30/2020

What a Creep: Jim Bakker (PTL Creep/Not Tammy Faye!) show art What a Creep: Jim Bakker (PTL Creep/Not Tammy Faye!)

What a Creep

Jim Bakker and his wife Tammy Faye Bakker were the most famous televangelists in America in the 1970s and ‘80s with “The PTL Club” and a Heritage USA theme park. They lived a lavish lifestyle with several houses, fancy cars, and more money than God. Jim Bakker also misused funds to try to cover up a sexual assault. What a creep!

info_outline
What a Creep: Billy McFarland (Fyre Festival Fraudster) show art What a Creep: Billy McFarland (Fyre Festival Fraudster)

What a Creep

On April 28, 2017, a tweet blew up the Internet from Trevor DeHaas, @trev4president with a picture of a very sad bread and cheese meal. This was day one of the Fyre Festival fraud perpetrated by 25-year old Fyre Media CEO & Founder Billy McFarland. Hundreds of people were stranded, millions of dollars were borrowed and never paid back. Here is the story of one of the biggest (and youngest) frauds we have covered on this show.

info_outline
What a Creep: Victor Salva (Child Predator Creep) TW SA show art What a Creep: Victor Salva (Child Predator Creep) TW SA

What a Creep

Victor Salva isn’t a name that you probably recognize, but he is the director of 1995’s “Powder” and the horror movie franchise, “Jeepers Creepers.” He’s also a convicted child molester who continues to work in Hollywood.

info_outline
What a Creep: Larry Nassar (USA Gymnastics Creep) show art What a Creep: Larry Nassar (USA Gymnastics Creep)

What a Creep

Margo & Sonia talk about the many scandals of USA #Gymnastics which results in hundreds of victims being abused thousands of times. Plus, the #IndyStar reporters who are NOT Creeps #podernFamily #ladyPodSquad #ShePods #LarryNassar #JohnGeddert

info_outline
What a Creep: Piers Morgan Update & a Bit of Sharon Osbourne (TV Creeps) show art What a Creep: Piers Morgan Update & a Bit of Sharon Osbourne (TV Creeps)

What a Creep

Our special replay episode features Britain’s Piers Morgan who was a subject in our first season. From phone-hacking scandals and fat-shaming to racism and sexism, TV host Piers Morgan is a professional troll, who got his creepy career started working for Rupert Murdoch at News Of The World yet still somehow found a way to sink even lower.  Don't worry about "cancel culture"--he will fail upward!

info_outline
What a Creep: Dan White (Creep that killed SF Mayor George Moscone & Harvey Milk) show art What a Creep: Dan White (Creep that killed SF Mayor George Moscone & Harvey Milk)

What a Creep

Dan White was a city supervisor in San Francisco in 1978. After a disagreement with the mayor and his fellow supervisors, he brought a gun into City Hall and murdered two people: Mayor George Moscone and Supervisor Harvey Milk, the country’s first openly gay man ever elected to office and a famous figure in the national gay rights movement.

info_outline
What a Creep: Johnny Carson (Talk Show Creep Hey Yooooooo!) show art What a Creep: Johnny Carson (Talk Show Creep Hey Yooooooo!)

What a Creep

Margo & Sonia talk about the life & career of Johnny Carson who though the indisputable "King of Late Night" TV in the 70s & 80s, was something of a Creep to friends, family, and colleagues. No trigger warnings needed here. Hey Yo!!!!!!!!

info_outline
What a Creep: Joey Buttafuoco & John Wayne Bobbitt (90s Creeps) show art What a Creep: Joey Buttafuoco & John Wayne Bobbitt (90s Creeps)

What a Creep

Margo & Sonia talk about a couple of Creeps who made all of the tabloids in America in the early 90s. Joey Buttafuoco and John Wayne Bobbitt were/are terrible people who did wrong by the women in their lives in too-crazy-to-believe ways and the media loved it. Now we offer our perspective with a modern lens.

info_outline
What a Creep: Marilyn Manson (Rock Creep) show art What a Creep: Marilyn Manson (Rock Creep)

What a Creep

For over 25 years rocker Marilyn Manson has enjoyed a reputation as being one of the darkest theatrical performers in the rock space. He has sold millions of records, has multiple Grammy Award nominations, been the subject of massive protests around the world all while enjoying an acting career and a reputation for dating beautiful women.

info_outline
What a Creep: Justin Timberlake, Jamie Spears & Diane Sawyer (#FreeBritney) show art What a Creep: Justin Timberlake, Jamie Spears & Diane Sawyer (#FreeBritney)

What a Creep

The Hulu/FX documentary “Framing Britney Spears” created such a need in both of us to talk about the state of her father’s control over her entire life. Since 2008, her father, Jamie Spears, has taken control over everything from her health decisions, to work schedules to the care of her two children. 

info_outline
 
More Episodes

What a Creep

Season 8, Episode 4

Marlon Brando

Marlon Brando is one of the most celebrated actors of all time.  His performances as Vito Corleone, Stanley Kowalski, and Terry Malloy earned him multiple awards. He is considered a hero to artists to this day and his use of “the method” changed the way actors and the audience looked at acting as an art form. Marlin Brando was an actor’s actor.

He was also a mega creep who terrorized actors, directors and assaulted his co-star of Last Tango in Paris (along with director Bernardo Bertolucci).

The Trigger Warnings for this episode are sexual assault, domestic abuse, and mental health. (Please take care when listening)

Sources for this episode:

Marlon Brando Wikipedia

Daily Mail "Last Tango in Paris Actress Felt Raped by Marlon Brando"

The Guardian: The Last Tango in Paris Rape Scene Was Not Consensual

Washington Post: The Last Tango Paris Rape Scene Causes Controversy

The Guardian: "Marlon Brando Was Idol He Turned to be a Monster"

The documentary “Listen to Me Marlon” (2015)

Uproxx: Marlon Brando's Creepy 1966 Letter to a Stewardess"

EW: The 15 Most Fascinating Revelations About Marlon Brando...

Yahoo: The 10 Craziest Stories About Marlon Brando

Brando Unzipped by Darwin Porter

Somebody by Stefan Kanfer

Be sure to follow us on social media! But don’t follow us too closely … don’t be a creep about it!