Jill Du Boff

Producer, The New Yorker Radio Hour

Jill has been producing radio since 2008, working as a producer, engineer, and editor on RadioLab, Studio 360, and WNYC News…

She has worked as the audio producer for The New Yorker since 2014, creating podcasts and website and app content. She has also been an award-winning sound designer for Broadway and Off-Broadway productions.

Jill Du Boff appears in the following:

Tracee Ellis Ross on Being a “Black-ish” Woman

Friday, January 05, 2018

The co-star of ABC’s “Black-ish” discusses the ways that black women are and aren’t allowed to be funny onscreen.    

Jon Hamm Gets His Life Back from Don Draper

Friday, January 05, 2018

Jon Hamm speaks with Susan Morrison about life after “Mad Men.”    

Jerry Seinfeld Gets Technical

Friday, January 05, 2018

Jerry Seinfeld talks with David Remnick about his childhood and the craft of comedy.    

Bruce Springsteen Talks with David Remnick

Friday, November 24, 2017

In an intimate conversation, Bruce Springsteen tells David Remnick about his triumphant musical career and his personal struggles.

Riz Ahmed Gets the Job Done

Friday, October 20, 2017

Riz Ahmed talks about London’s vibrant Asian cultural scene, winning an Emmy for “The Night Of,” and rapping on “The Hamilton Mixtape.”    

Lucinda Williams Talks with Ariel Levy

Friday, July 07, 2017

Lucinda Williams talks with Ariel Levy about God, Flannery O’Connor, and her long and twisting path through the music industry.    

James Taylor Will Teach you Guitar

Friday, July 07, 2017

Adam Gopnik talks with James Taylor and tries not to go all Chris Farley Show: “Remember when you wrote ‘Fire and Rain’? That was great.”

The Sound Castle of New Jersey

Friday, June 16, 2017

The sound of a guy getting beaten with a bat in “Goodfellas” was engineered by an ex-magician with a hideout in Jersey.

Roger Corman’s Film Revolution

Friday, May 05, 2017

The creator of “Caged Heat,” “Little Shop of Horrors,” “Grand Theft Auto,” and hundreds more films talks about how he broke the mold.

Toni Collette Contains Multitudes

Friday, May 05, 2017

Toni Collette is as riveting in a plucky indie comedy as she is in a blockbuster like “The Sixth Sense.” She tells Ariel Levy how to stay out of pigeonholes.

Spies Tell It Like It Is

Friday, May 05, 2017

Real-life spies talk about how the glamour of espionage in fiction only makes their jobs harder.

High-Fashion Hijabs

Friday, March 17, 2017

Nailah Lymus’s high-fashion hijabs dispel the idea that Islam and modern fashion are incompatible.

There’s “A Good Amount of Evil” in Jeremy Irons

Friday, February 17, 2017

Nobody plays a villain like Jeremy Irons does. “I have got a good amount of evil hidden away in me,” he admits.    

John Goodman Is Sorry He Did That

Friday, February 17, 2017

Finding the theatre saved John Goodman; recovering from alcoholism made him a better person.

Keegan-Michael Key, the Anger Translator

Friday, February 17, 2017

On “Key & Peele,” Keegan-Michael Key played the hotheaded id of Barack Obama. But he yearns to play another vexed leader: Othello.    

David Letterman on Life After Late Night

Friday, December 30, 2016

Retirement has given David Letterman the time to walk his dogs and to try to change the world.

Jason Isbell on Songwriting While Sober

Friday, December 30, 2016

Songwriter Jason Isbell finds joy in playing songs about sobriety for audiences that are definitely not sober.

Automated Call-Response Center for the Weinbaum Residence

Friday, December 23, 2016

The Weinbaums have heard all of David’s excuses already.

Heather Hardy Is Ready to Fight

Friday, December 02, 2016

The boxer Heather Hardy agreed to give up her prize money after she couldn't make weight for a fight. That's what it means to be a champion.

Bruce Springsteen Talks with David Remnick

Friday, November 25, 2016

In an intimate conversation, Bruce Springsteen tells David Remnick about his triumphant musical career and his personal struggles.