Episode 1

Jess Walter: The Ponz

Narrated by Oliver Wyman

Michael Cohen, Trump's infamous fixer, was just released from prison to home confinement. Jess Walter, author of the international bestseller Beautiful Ruins, imagines Cohen's life in the slammer: betterment, celebrity, and the cellmate down the hall—The Sitch from Jersey Shore. And what about that tell-all memoir in progress?

Narrated by Oliver Wyman. Hosted by Ashley C. Ford.

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The Interview:

Jess Walter

Jess Walter on celebrity, betterment, and what Michael Cohen means