Celebrity Book Club with Steven & Lily is the devious, side-splittingly funny podcast sensation from comedians Steven Phillips-Horst and Lily Marotta. Each week, the long-time best friends rip apart celebrity memoirs with acid wit, incisive cultural analysis and intimate personal anecdotes. Called “the hottest podcast of the year” (Rolling Stone), “unhinged, brilliant” (W Magazine), “drawly, ironic, camp” (Times of London), “riotous” (Dazed), the podcast has garnered fans all across the world in its short time on the air.
Steven Phillips-Horst is a comedian, writer, actor & musician. He has appeared in Girls (HBO), Broad City (Comedy Central), and performed standup across the country. He is one half of Talk Hole, a long-running comedy duo in NYC that now writes a regular satire column in Interview Magazine. His writing has also been published in The New Yorker, Vanity Fair, McSweeney’s, Art in America, and Frieze, among others; his work has been featured in The New York Times, Vogue, Time Out, Pitchfork, The Sydney Morning Herald, and elsewhere. He also sings and produces music, including the theme song to this very podcast.
Lily Marotta is a comedian, podcaster and character actor. Marotta was featured in High Maintenance (HBO) and played The Angry Bird in a Doulingo ad. They host Danny’s Food Corner, a cooking show that Dazed Magazine calls, “a dysfunctional treat.” Lily co-created and starred in the Monica the Miniseries, a NYTFF selection and Northside Film Festival winner. Lily runs a popular queer speed dating event series and performs comedy regularly in NYC. Their work has been written about in The Daily Beast, Marie Claire, Jezebel and more.