MTV's Official Challenge Podcast

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MTV’s Official Challenge Podcast recaps the brand new season, reliving the drama of today's biggest alliances, frenemies and feuds. This podcast is a deep dive for superfans, taking fans behind the scenes. For the first time ever, we are pulling back the curtain and interviewing producers and insiders who will share secrets of The Challenge, everything from how stunts are created to the food the Challengers eat. Hosts Tori Deal and Aneesa Ferreira also spill tea on everything from what the contenders are doing right now, and the social media fallout from the latest episodes.

Episode Date
All Stars Reunion + Spies, Lies & Allies Sneak Peek!
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Tori and Aneesa get into all the drama at the All Stars reunion, wrap up a historic first season of The Challenge: All Stars AND give listeners an exclusive sneak peek of the hotly anticipated new season of The Challenge: Spies, Lies & Allies. Make sure you stay subscribed because The Challenge: Spies, Lies & Allies is just around the corner, and you don't want to miss one second of the action on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 22, 2021
Introducing Beyond the Scenes from the Daily Show
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Daily Show correspondent Roy Wood Jr. gives listeners an inside look at The Daily Show with Trevor Noah. Hear how correspondents, writers, and producers of the Emmy-winning series use comedy to tackle a variety of complex topics — from racial injustice to sex robots — and discuss where these issues stand today. Beyond the Scenes features a rotating cast of The Daily Show correspondents including Desi Lydic, Dulcé Sloan, Ronny Chieng, and Michael Kosta, as well as contributors Jordan Klepper and Lewis Black. Hear a new episode of Beyond the Scenes every Tuesday wherever you get your podcasts. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 20, 2021
You’re the Best Around w/ Yes Duffy
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Tori and Aneesa are joined by the first ever Challenge: All Stars champion, Yes Duffy, to discuss the final episode of The Challenge: All Stars. They breakdown his game changing strategy in and out of the Challenge house, the brutal end to a brutal final, and what he's going to do with the prize money. Watch the biggest event in Challenge history, The Challenge: All Stars, streaming now exclusively on Paramount Plus, and go behind the scenes after with MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 15, 2021
Mo Money Mo Problems w/ Justin Booth
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Tori and Aneesa are joined by Challenge Executive Producer and Showrunner, Justin Booth, to discuss episode 8 of The Challenge: All Stars. They dive into day one of TJ's grueling final, discuss the shocking early eliminations, and look back at other Challenge finals throughout the years. Watch the biggest event in Challenge history, The Challenge: All Stars, streaming now exclusively on Paramount Plus, and go behind the scenes after with MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jul 01, 2021
What About Your Friends? w/ Derrick Kosinski
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Tori and Aneesa are joined by 3-time Challenge champ and host of the Challenge Mania podcast, Derrick Kosinski, to get into this week's episode of The Challenge: All Stars. They discuss the straight out of an action film challenge, the growing tensions in the house, and what it means to get to the final after so many years. The Challenge vets also get some podcasting tips from Derrick, and he shares his top 4 (or 6 or 8) Challengers of all time. Watch the biggest event in Challenge history, The Challenge: All Stars, streaming now exclusively on Paramount Plus, and go behind the scenes after with MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 24, 2021
Free Fallin’ w/ Katie Cooley
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Tori and Aneesa are joined by Challenge legend, Katie Cooley, to discuss episode 6 of The Challenge: All Stars. The Challenge vets get into that terrifying above water challenge, Katie's alliances, and an elimination twist that sends the house into a panic. Watch the biggest event in Challenge history, The Challenge: All Stars, streaming now exclusively on Paramount Plus, and go behind the scenes after with MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 17, 2021
Nuthin’ but an OG Thang w/ Syrus
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Tori and Aneesa are joined by Challenge legend, Syrus Yarbrough, to get into episode 5 of The Challenge: All Stars. They discuss the grueling mini final, a devastating elimination, and yet another jaw dropping twist. Watch the biggest event in Challenge history, The Challenge: All Stars, streaming now exclusively on Paramount Plus, and go behind the scenes after with MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 10, 2021
Semi-Charmed Lifesaver w/ Beth Stolarczyk
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Tori and Aneesa are joined by Challenge icon, Beth Stolarczyk, to give listeners an inside scoop on episode 4 of The Challenge: All Stars. They discuss that heart-pounding challenge, the mysterious Lifesaver and a heated surprise exit. Watch the biggest event in Challenge history, The Challenge: All Stars, streaming now exclusively on Paramount Plus, and go behind the scenes after with MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jun 03, 2021
I've Got the Power w/ Darrell Taylor
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Tori and Aneesa are joined by 4-time Challenge Champ, Darrell Taylor, to get into episode 3 of The Challenge: All Stars. They discuss all the drama in the house, an ice cold challenge, and a spicy hot elimination. Watch the biggest event in Challenge history, The Challenge: All Stars, streaming now exclusively on Paramount Plus, and go behind the scenes after with MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 27, 2021
All That You Can’t Leave Behind w/ Trishelle Cannatella
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Tori and Aneesa are joined by Challenge Icon, Trishelle Cannatella, to discuss the second episode of The Challenge: All Stars. They get into Trishelle's apology to Aneesa, that insane elimination, and Katie and Trishelle's falling out. Watch the biggest event in Challenge history, The Challenge: All Stars, streaming now exclusively on Paramount Plus, and go behind the scenes after with MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 20, 2021
Legends Never Die w/ Mark Long
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On their first episode covering The Challenge: All Stars, Tori and Aneesa are joined by the Godfather himself, Mark Long, to discuss the excitement behind All Stars, what's to come on this season, and what it's like to come back onto The Challenge after so many years. Watch the biggest event in Challenge history, The Challenge: All Stars, streaming now exclusively on Paramount Plus, and go behind the scenes after with MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 13, 2021
Double Agents: Reunion Part 2 w/ Cory Wharton
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Tori and Aneesa are joined by 8-time Challenger and 4-time Challenge finalist, Cory Wharton, to talk about the brutal Double Agents final, an explosive reunion, and of course, The Cory Curse. The Challenge vets also discuss Leroy's retirement, Fessy and Nelson's falling out, and they reflect on a Challenge season unlike any other. Tori and Aneesa will be covering all things All Stars now that Double Agents is over, so make sure you stay subscribed so you don't miss one second of the action, on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 06, 2021
Introducing: All Stars
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Aneesa and Tori are back for a new season of MTV's Official Challenge Podcast, where they'll be reviewing every episode of the Paramount+ exclusive series, The Challenge: All-Stars. Starting May 13th, tune in for new episodes featuring cast interviews and behind-the-scenes info you can’t get anywhere else.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
May 03, 2021
Double Agents: Reunion Part 1 w/ Melissa Casasnovas
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Tori and Aneesa are joined by reunion showrunner, Melissa Casasnovas, to discuss every aspect of filming this year's reunion: from conducting pre-interviews and digging up dirt on social media, to strategic seat placement and an all-female control room. Watch new episodes of The Challenge every Wednesday, and go behind the scenes with Tori and Aneesa the next morning, on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 29, 2021
The World Is Not Enough w/ Amber B. & CT
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Tori and Aneesa are joined by the newly crowned Challenge champions, CT and Amber Borzotra. They discuss that brutal final, what they're going to do with the money, and what they've been up to since winning Double Agents. Watch new episodes of The Challenge every Wednesday, and go behind the scenes with Tori and Aneesa the next morning, on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 22, 2021
No Time To Die w/ TJ Lavin
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Tori and Aneesa are joined by the one and only, TJ Lavin, to discuss the first half of his final and his thoughts on a season unlike any other. They also talk about TJ being fired from the fire department, how a quesadilla led to him hosting The Challenge, and what he does while production isn't looking. Watch new episodes of The Challenge every Wednesday, and go behind the scenes with Tori and Aneesa the next morning, on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 15, 2021
True Lies w/ Kam & Leroy
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Tori and Aneesa are joined by everyone's favorite Challenge power couple, Kam and Leroy, to discuss the final elimination before the final, TJ's early morning visit to the house, and their jaw-dropping political moves from this week's episode. Watch new episodes of The Challenge every Wednesday, and go behind the scenes with Tori and Aneesa the next morning, on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 08, 2021
A Most Wanted Man w/ Amber Borzotra
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Tori and Aneesa talk to rookie of the year, Amber B, about her second hall brawl win of the season, her bold power move down in the crater during this week's episode, and the advice from Darrell that she'll never forget. The Challenge vets also discuss CT's training plan for Big T, Nany's risky partner decision, and an ever changing Big Brother alliance. Watch new episodes of The Challenge every Wednesday, and go behind the scenes with Tori and Aneesa the next morning, on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Apr 01, 2021
Never Say Never Again w/ Fessy Shafaat
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Tori and Aneesa bring on the man of the hour, Fessy Shafaat, to discuss his fight with CT, what it was like when Gabby went home, and why he was so terrified to jump out of that plane. The Challenge vets also discuss Big T's impressive elimination win, a behind the scenes story from filming the reunion, and Aneesa explains why she's proud of the work she's done on this season. Watch new episodes of The Challenge every Wednesday, and go behind the scenes with Tori and Aneesa the next morning, on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 25, 2021
The Best of Enemies w/ Kyle Christie
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Tori and Aneesa bring on the hilarious 6-time Challenger, Kyle Christie, to discuss his new partnership with Aneesa, why he calls himself "The Bringer of Death," and the new alliance: Big Sister. The Challenge vets also discuss the tricky strategy behind this week's challenge, Tori's sleep paralysis demon, and Kyle tries to give out the phone numbers of other Challenge competitors. Watch new episodes of The Challenge every Wednesday, and go behind the scenes with Tori and Aneesa the next morning, on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 18, 2021
The Spy Who Loved Fessy w/ Kaycee Clark
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Tori and Aneesa talk to fan favorite Challenger and Big Brother champion, Kaycee Clark, to figure out her strategy going into this week's challenge, the secrets behind her political game, and her least favorite thing about ram balls. The challenge vets also discuss this week's elimination, Fessy's risky moves, and a house growing more and more tense as the final approaches. Watch new episodes of The Challenge every Wednesday, and go behind the scenes with Tori and Aneesa the next morning, on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 11, 2021
Tinker, Tailer, Bunny, Spy w/ Josh Martinez
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Tori and Aneesa are joined by 4-time Challenger Josh Martinez to talk about this week's unexpected elimination, his budding friendship with Devin, and which A-list pop star is a HUGE Challenge fan. The Challenge Vets also discuss the big betrayal in the house this week, TJ's security breach, and what to expect from that insane cliffhanger. Watch new episodes of The Challenge every Wednesday, and go behind the scenes with Tori and Aneesa the next morning, on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Mar 04, 2021
An Inconvenient Goof w/ Big T
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Tori is joined by guest cohost Big T to discuss this week's surprising challenge outcome, an unexpected exit from the house, and the episode's jaw dropping cliffhanger. They also talk about what Big T's been up to in the off season, what it's like working with CT, and why she thinks Boris Johnson would make a good Challenge partner. Watch new episodes of The Challenge every Wednesday, and go behind the scenes with Tori and Aneesa the next morning, on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 25, 2021
A Clockwork Amber w/ Devin Walker
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Tori and Aneesa are joined by 5-time Challenger Devin Walker to talk about his Big Brother feud, announce "peach season," and explain those Dave and Max nicknames. They also get into his strategy for this week's daily challenge and Devin explains how he got so good at stirring the pot. Watch new episodes of The Challenge every Wednesday, and go behind the scenes with Tori and Aneesa the next morning, on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 18, 2021
Lady Vengeance w/ Skye Topic
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Tori and Aneesa discuss the return of everyone's least favorite Challenge (trivia), Amber B's big gamble and the infamous Cory Curse. The Challenge vets are also joined by Challenge Supervising Producer and casting lead, Skye Topic, to break down the casting process for the show. Watch new episodes of The Challenge every Wednesday, and go behind the scenes with Tori and Aneesa the next morning, on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 11, 2021
A Muddy Matter w/ CT
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Tori and Aneesa are joined by Challenge legend, CT, to discuss his biggest accomplishments over the years, his regrets, and the reason he's started talking like a baby in public. The vets also discuss this week's messy challenge, the return of an epic elimination and the tensions rising in the house. Watch new episodes of The Challenge every Wednesday, and go behind the scenes with Tori and Aneesa the next morning, on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Feb 04, 2021
Die Another Jay w/ Danny Wascou
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Tori and Aneesa are joined by Challenge Executive Producer, Danny Wascou, to break down the show's intense interviewing process, discuss an elimination for the ages, and try to figure out what happened with the guys during this week's challenge. Watch new episodes of The Challenge every Wednesday, and go behind the scenes with Tori and Aneesa the next morning, on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 28, 2021
From Theresa With Love w/ Julie Pizzi
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Tori and Aneesa dive into all of it on this week's episode: from secret alliances and Theresa's big political moves to an elimination that looks surprisingly familiar. The Challenge vets are also joined by former Challenge showrunner and current President of Bunim/Murray Productions, Julie Pizzi, to dig into this week's episode and discuss how The Challenge has changed over the years. Watch new episodes of The Challenge every Wednesday, and go behind the scenes with Tori and Aneesa the next morning, on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. If you or someone you know is struggling with their emotional health, head to halfofus.com for ways to get help. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 21, 2021
Skyfall w/ Natalie Anderson
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We get into all of it on this week's episode. Friends go against friends, a devastating elimination, and the rookies find their power in numbers. Plus, Natalie Anderson comes on to discuss her surprise departure from the show and share a powerful message about pregnancy loss and self acceptance.  Watch new episodes of The Challenge every Wednesday, and go behind the scenes with Tori and Aneesa the next morning, on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. And for more information on pregnancy loss, head to bedsider.org. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 14, 2021
Duplicity w/ Nelson Thomas
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Tori and Aneesa break down one of the most difficult challenges of the season, the new rivalries developing in the house, and Fessy's surprise political move.  They also bring on Nelson Thomas to discuss beings sent home, where his friendship with Fessy stands, and a shocking revelation about his performance in the elimination.  Watch new episodes of The Challenge every Wednesday, and go behind the scenes with Tori and Aneesa the next morning, on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Jan 07, 2021
Bonus Episode: Tori & Aneesa Answer Listener Questions!
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In this bonus episode, Tori and Aneesa do a super sized version of Listener Transmissions, where they answer all of your burning questions.  Watch new episodes of The Challenge every Wednesday, and go behind the scenes with Tori and Aneesa the next morning, on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 31, 2020
Enemy of the State w/ Dan Caster
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Tori and Aneesa talk about all of those injuries, the surprise elimination, and Tori's team being infiltrated. They also bring on Challenge Producer and Vice President of Series Development, Dan Caster, to find out what it's like catering to new and old fans, how much material goes into one episode, and whether producers have favorite challenge competitors.  Watch new episodes of The Challenge every Wednesday, and go behind the scenes with Tori and Aneesa the next morning, on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 24, 2020
Dive Another Day w/ The Miz
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In their second episode, Tori and Aneesa discuss that bone chilling challenge, celebrate Aneesa's second challenge win and also try to figure out what was going on with Joseph's mustard. They also bring on Challenge champion and WWE legend, The Miz, to find out who he would want as his partner on this season and why it's so important to learn to swim.  Watch new episodes of The Challenge every Wednesday, and go behind the scenes with Tori and Aneesa the next morning, on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 17, 2020
License To Killer Kam w/ Emer Harkin
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Join Challenge vets, Tori Deal and Aneesa Ferreira, as they dig into the brand new season of The Challenge: Double Agents. In their very first episode, Tori and Aneesa discuss who to watch out for this season, go behind the scenes of that heated elimination, and share editing secrets you won't hear anywhere else. Plus, they interview Challenge Executive Producer Emer Harkin, and make sure you listen to the end for Challenge Confidential and listener questions. Watch new episodes of The Challenge every Wednesday, and go behind the scenes with Tori and Aneesa the next morning, on MTV's Official Challenge Podcast. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 10, 2020
MTV's Official Challenge Podcast Trailer
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MTV’s Official Challenge Podcast is the only official Challenge podcast. Join Challenge vets, Tori Deal and Aneesa Ferreira, as they share behind the scenes takes on the newest season of MTV’s The Challenge. Coming December 10th. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Dec 01, 2020