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Imagined Life

Wondery

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Imagined Life

Imagined Life

Wondery

1.2K
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10.9K
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What is it like to be famous before you’re famous? What is it like to walk in the shoes of another person? Each episode of Imagined Life takes you on an immersive journey into the life of a world-famous person. It’ll be someone you may think you know, even admire -- or maybe the opposite. You’ll get clues to your identity along the way. But only in the final moments will you find out who “you” really are. So sit back, let go, and -- imagine your life, with our hosts, Oscar nominated Virginia Madsen and celebrated voice actor Robbie Daymond. From Wondery, the network behind Dirty John.

Latest Episodes

Wondery Presents Guru: The Dark Side of Enlightenment

When we face challenges in life, we seek answers from people we believe can help us. When tragedy strikes an exclusive retreat with a self-help superstar, many people are left to wonder: how far is too far? James Arthur Ray was an Oprah-endorsed self-help teacher who achieved fame, fortune, and influence. But friends and family members of his followers questioned his unorthodox methods, and tried to stop him. From Wondery, the makers of “Dirty John,” “Dr. Death,” and “The Shrink Next Door,” comes a story about the dark side of enlightenment. Hosted by journalist Matt Stroud. Listentoday atwondery.fm/imaginedlife_guru.

6 MIN3 d ago
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Wondery Presents Guru: The Dark Side of Enlightenment

The Soloist

Music’s the only place where you can really be yourself. But to be a star, you’ll first have to become somebody else…. Hosted by Robbie Daymond. Listen ad-free on Wondery+ here Support us by supporting our sponsors! Athletic Greens - Visitathleticgreens.com/imaginedto claim a special offer just for listeners of our show of 20 free daily travel packs with your first purchase.

45 MIN1 w ago
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The Soloist

The Striver

You fight to get it all. Fame. Money. Influence. But when you face a major setback, you’ll have to decide: Are you going to give up? Or keep pushing ahead? Hosted by Robbie Daymond. Support us by supporting our sponsors! Athletic Greens - Get 20 free travel packs with your first purchase at athleticgreens.com/imagined. Kong Box - When you go to kongbox.com/imagined and sign up for your subscription, you get your first box FREE. Best Fiends - Download Best Fiends on the Apple App Store or Google Play.

44 MIN2 w ago
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The Striver

Wondery Presents: Murder in Hollywoodland

It's February 2nd 1922, and all of Hollywood is about to wake up and learn that William Desmond Taylor, the most famous film director in town, was murdered in his home last night. The investigation will shine a light on some of Hollywood's most scandalous affairs, backroom deals, and underground drug dens. This real life Murder Mystery is one of the most iconic "whodunnit" cases of the 20th century that will leave you guessing and second guessing who killed William Desmond Taylor for weeks to come. Co-hosted by Tracy Pattin & James Remar Listen to Murder in Hollywoodland:wondery.fm/imaginedlifeMiH.

4 MIN2 w ago
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Wondery Presents: Murder in Hollywoodland

The Secret Agent

Imagine – As a child, you became a pro at hiding in plain sight. Years later, it’s what makes you the perfect spy. But can you really hide forever? Hosted by Robbie Daymond. Listen ad-free on Wondery+ here Support us by supporting our sponsors! Peloton - Kong Box -

43 MIN3 w ago
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The Secret Agent

The Orphan

You are going to fight tooth and nail until you're famous. But as you struggle for recognition, you’ll have to face something that's tormented you throughout your whole life. Hosted by Virginia Madsen. Support us by supporting our sponsors! Kong Box - Help a dog in need and get a box for FREE. Go to kongbox.com/imagined. Athletic Greens - Get your twenty FREE daily travel packets with your purchase at athleticgreens.com/imagined.

46 MINJUN 5
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The Orphan

MSNBC presents The Oath with Chuck Rosenberg

As a bonus for Imagined Life listeners, we’re sharing a special preview ofThe Oath with Chuck Rosenberg, an MSNBC podcast hosted by former U.S. Attorney, senior FBI official and acting head of the DEA, ChuckRosenberg. The Oath is a series of revealing conversations with fascinating men and women who took an oath to serve our nation. Who and what shaped them? What drew them to this work? How did they overcome adversity and failure? These captivating stories exemplify what is best about our country: integrity, civility, service, humility, and collective responsibility. Listen nowand subscribe to the series:https://link.chtbl.com/0R2hHEAR?sid=wondery.description%20

3 MINJUN 3
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MSNBC presents The Oath with Chuck Rosenberg

The Dreamer

You’re an artist. A visionary. But making your dreams a reality—well, that’s not so easy. Because first, you'll need to win over some powerful people. Hosted by Robbie Daymond. Listen ad-free on Wondery+ here

44 MINMAY 29
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The Dreamer

The Caretaker

You've been given a huge responsibility. A test you never expected. But to succeed, you'll have to win over all your doubters—and fend off your most vicious opponents. Hosted by Virginia Madsen.

45 MINMAY 22
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The Caretaker

Encore: The Everyman

You grew up alone and afraid. To protect yourself, you put up walls. You’re safe behind them… but here’s the thing about walls, they keep out the good stuff too. And you want to feel good. Hosted by Robbie Daymond. Support us by supporting our sponsors! Best Fiends - Download Best Fiends on the Apple App Store or Google Play.

43 MINMAY 15
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Encore: The Everyman

Latest Episodes

Wondery Presents Guru: The Dark Side of Enlightenment

When we face challenges in life, we seek answers from people we believe can help us. When tragedy strikes an exclusive retreat with a self-help superstar, many people are left to wonder: how far is too far? James Arthur Ray was an Oprah-endorsed self-help teacher who achieved fame, fortune, and influence. But friends and family members of his followers questioned his unorthodox methods, and tried to stop him. From Wondery, the makers of “Dirty John,” “Dr. Death,” and “The Shrink Next Door,” comes a story about the dark side of enlightenment. Hosted by journalist Matt Stroud. Listentoday atwondery.fm/imaginedlife_guru.

6 MIN3 d ago
Comments
Wondery Presents Guru: The Dark Side of Enlightenment

The Soloist

Music’s the only place where you can really be yourself. But to be a star, you’ll first have to become somebody else…. Hosted by Robbie Daymond. Listen ad-free on Wondery+ here Support us by supporting our sponsors! Athletic Greens - Visitathleticgreens.com/imaginedto claim a special offer just for listeners of our show of 20 free daily travel packs with your first purchase.

45 MIN1 w ago
Comments
The Soloist

The Striver

You fight to get it all. Fame. Money. Influence. But when you face a major setback, you’ll have to decide: Are you going to give up? Or keep pushing ahead? Hosted by Robbie Daymond. Support us by supporting our sponsors! Athletic Greens - Get 20 free travel packs with your first purchase at athleticgreens.com/imagined. Kong Box - When you go to kongbox.com/imagined and sign up for your subscription, you get your first box FREE. Best Fiends - Download Best Fiends on the Apple App Store or Google Play.

44 MIN2 w ago
Comments
The Striver

Wondery Presents: Murder in Hollywoodland

It's February 2nd 1922, and all of Hollywood is about to wake up and learn that William Desmond Taylor, the most famous film director in town, was murdered in his home last night. The investigation will shine a light on some of Hollywood's most scandalous affairs, backroom deals, and underground drug dens. This real life Murder Mystery is one of the most iconic "whodunnit" cases of the 20th century that will leave you guessing and second guessing who killed William Desmond Taylor for weeks to come. Co-hosted by Tracy Pattin & James Remar Listen to Murder in Hollywoodland:wondery.fm/imaginedlifeMiH.

4 MIN2 w ago
Comments
Wondery Presents: Murder in Hollywoodland

The Secret Agent

Imagine – As a child, you became a pro at hiding in plain sight. Years later, it’s what makes you the perfect spy. But can you really hide forever? Hosted by Robbie Daymond. Listen ad-free on Wondery+ here Support us by supporting our sponsors! Peloton - Kong Box -

43 MIN3 w ago
Comments
The Secret Agent

The Orphan

You are going to fight tooth and nail until you're famous. But as you struggle for recognition, you’ll have to face something that's tormented you throughout your whole life. Hosted by Virginia Madsen. Support us by supporting our sponsors! Kong Box - Help a dog in need and get a box for FREE. Go to kongbox.com/imagined. Athletic Greens - Get your twenty FREE daily travel packets with your purchase at athleticgreens.com/imagined.

46 MINJUN 5
Comments
The Orphan

MSNBC presents The Oath with Chuck Rosenberg

As a bonus for Imagined Life listeners, we’re sharing a special preview ofThe Oath with Chuck Rosenberg, an MSNBC podcast hosted by former U.S. Attorney, senior FBI official and acting head of the DEA, ChuckRosenberg. The Oath is a series of revealing conversations with fascinating men and women who took an oath to serve our nation. Who and what shaped them? What drew them to this work? How did they overcome adversity and failure? These captivating stories exemplify what is best about our country: integrity, civility, service, humility, and collective responsibility. Listen nowand subscribe to the series:https://link.chtbl.com/0R2hHEAR?sid=wondery.description%20

3 MINJUN 3
Comments
MSNBC presents The Oath with Chuck Rosenberg

The Dreamer

You’re an artist. A visionary. But making your dreams a reality—well, that’s not so easy. Because first, you'll need to win over some powerful people. Hosted by Robbie Daymond. Listen ad-free on Wondery+ here

44 MINMAY 29
Comments
The Dreamer

The Caretaker

You've been given a huge responsibility. A test you never expected. But to succeed, you'll have to win over all your doubters—and fend off your most vicious opponents. Hosted by Virginia Madsen.

45 MINMAY 22
Comments
The Caretaker

Encore: The Everyman

You grew up alone and afraid. To protect yourself, you put up walls. You’re safe behind them… but here’s the thing about walls, they keep out the good stuff too. And you want to feel good. Hosted by Robbie Daymond. Support us by supporting our sponsors! Best Fiends - Download Best Fiends on the Apple App Store or Google Play.

43 MINMAY 15
Comments
Encore: The Everyman
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