My goal right from the beginning was that I wanted it to be a podcast that, when it stopped, you didn’t feel worse,” says Cariad Lloyd, host of Griefcast, a weekly interview podcast where media personalities share stories about loved ones they've lost. “We’re all in this club that no one asked to join, and it’s really helpful when you realize there’s other people in the club. Part of grief is feeling quite isolated, so when you realize, ‘Oh, it's not just me,’ It does help.” In each episode, Lloyd makes space for natural, unhurried conversations for her guests to talk about death where, in her words, “Nobody’s going to change the subject.”In 2016, the British actor, comedian, and writer came up with the idea of starting the show when she realized a lot of her comedian friends were doing podcasts. It coincided with her talking about her dad publicly, who passed away from pancreatic cancer when she was 15. “I’d kept it this hidden thing,” she says. "So once I started the podcast, and once people knew, people wanted to talk to me about it. It became this place where I could finally have those conversations I yearned to have...

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 59m. Bisher sind 190 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 7 days 18 hours 38 minutes


episode 184: Viv Groskop

This week Cariad talks to writer + comedian Viv Groskop about her grandparents Vera + Ivor


 2022-12-14  53m

episode 185: Romesh Ranganathan

This week Cariad talks to stand-up comedian Romesh Ranganathan about his Dad.


 2022-12-21  1h4m

episode 186: The Staves

This week Cariad talks to The Staves about their mum, who died in 2018.



episode 187: Lisa Taddeo

This week Cariad talks to brilliant writer, Lisa Taddeo, about her parents



episode 188: Cariad Lloyd (in conversation with Poorna Bell)

This week Poorna Bell talks to Cariad about her new book, You Are Not Alone



episode 189: Tom Allen

This week Cariad talks to stand up comedian, writer and TV presenter Tom Allen about his dad