11 Episodes 2016 - 2016
For its fourth season, "Drunk History" takes on great escapes, legends, bar fights, the Roosevelts, scoundrels, siblings, landmarks, food, Hamilton, and "S**T Shows." Among the stories retold for this season are Devil's Island, Buster Keaton, the Stonewall riots, the relationship between Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Winston Churchill, the great swindle by Lord Gordon Gordon, the Fox sisters, Brooklyn Bridge, Julia Child, Alexander Hamilton, and the Astor Place riot. This season's narrators include Steve Berg, Nick Rutherford, Eric Edelstein, Paget Brewster, Chris Romano, and Lin-Manuel Miranda. It also features performances by Gabourey Sibide as Ella Fitzgerald, Juno Temple as Marilyn Monroe, Michael Cera as Andrew Jackson, Busy Phillips as Eleanor Roosevelt, Ronda Rousey as Gallus Mag, Josh Charles as Jay Gould, Liev Schreiber as Victor Lustig, John Cho as William Shakespeare, Aubrey Plaza as Aaron Burr, Dave Grohl as a Hamilton opponent, and Patton Oswalt as an explosives expert.
Tue, Sep 27, 2016 30 mins
In the Season 4 premiere, LSD guru Timothy Leary breaks out of prison; a sailor attempts a bold rescue from Devil's Island; and a baker remains calm on the Titanic thanks to his whiskey habit.
Tue, Oct 4, 2016 30 mins
America's first daredevil leaps into the national conversation; Marilyn Monroe and Ella Fitzgerald become friends; Buster Keaton begins his movie career.
Tue, Oct 11, 2016 30 mins
Bars are vandalized by Carry A. Nation; Andrew Jackson is drawn into a gunfight; Marsha P. Johnson advocates for LGBT rights.
Tue, Oct 18, 2016 30 mins
The Roosevelt family history includes Teddy changing how football is played; Franklin getting a visit from Winston Churchill at Christmastime; and Eleanor making friends with a female Soviet sniper.
Tue, Oct 25, 2016 30 mins
A Scottish royal is actually a con man; Charles Ponzi thinks good PR will improve his image; pirate Sadie the Goat raids ships and villages on the Hudson River in the late 1800s.
Tue, Nov 1, 2016 30 mins
The Wright brothers get help building an airplane from their sister; the Kopp sisters seek justice in northern New Jersey; the Fox sisters make headlines in Spiritualism circles in the 19th century.
Tue, Nov 8, 2016 30 mins
Stories about presidents and elections, including Abraham Lincoln's law career and the campaign between John Adams and Thomas Jefferson, are recalled.
Tue, Nov 15, 2016 30 mins
The Eiffel Tower is sold by con artist Victor Lustig; the Brooklyn Bridge is constructed under the supervision of Emily Roebling; William Shakespeare leads the theft of an entire theater.
Tue, Nov 22, 2016 30 mins
Boston is devastated by a flood of molasses in 1919; New York City mayor Fiorello La Guardia feuds with the mob over artichokes in 1935; Julia Child meets her future husband while working for the Office of Strategic Services during World War II.
Tue, Nov 29, 2016 30 mins
The story of Alexander Hamilton and his duel with Aaron Burr becomes a hit Broadway musical.
Tue, Dec 6, 2016 30 mins
An anti-disco riot erupts in Chicago; a vaudeville act from Iowa is roundly panned by audiences and critics; an actors' rivalry turns violent.