Rachel Bloom Headshot by Robyn Von Swank

Rachel Bloom of “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” Opens Up About Losing Her Songwriting Partner, Giving Birth During COVID, And Her Sexual Awakening On BUST’s “Poptarts” Podcast!

by Emily Rems

Rachel Bloom is a comedian, actor, writer, singer, dancer, and all-around incredible performer. She created and starred in the hit musical comedy series Crazy Ex-Girlfriend on the CW for which she earned a Golden Globe, a Critics’ Choice Award, and an Emmy. These days, she’s working on the music and lyrics for The Nanny which will open on Broadway once COVID lets up and her hilarious new book of essays I Want To Be Where The Normal People Are, just came out November 17. In this awesome episode of BUST’s Poptarts podcast, she reflects on losing her songwriting partner to COVID, describes giving birth during a pandemic, and we read some erotic poetry from her pre-teen diary.

Listen to the Rachel Bloom episode of BUST‘s Poptarts Podcast Here:

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Poptarts Episode 97: Crazy Ex-Girlfriend's Rachel Bloom!
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More About BUST‘s Poptarts Podcast:

BUST’s Poptarts is a twice-monthly podcast hosted by magazine editors Emily Rems and Callie Watts that celebrates women in pop culture. The first half of each episode is devoted to a hot topic in entertainment, and in the second half, a segment called “Whatcha Watchin’?,” Callie and Emily dig into all the shows, movies, books, music, videos, and podcasts they’ve enjoyed since the last episode, and either praise or pan each experience

This podcast was produced for BUST by Logan del Fuego.

Top Photo By Robyn Von Swank

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