Chevy Chase on physical comedy, SNL and his late night talk show | TIME
Chase spoke to TIME about physical comedy, Saturday Night Live and his ill-fated late-night talk show — because after all, he's Chevy Chase, and we're not. [Read More]
Mike Lukas talks cougars, creepers and illegal breast feeding in the WIXX studio
Mike Lukas (Tonight Show, Late Night with Conan O'Brien, Comedy Central's "Premium Blend") paid a visit to shake up the WIXX morning show today, before the comedian hits the stage this week, November 18 - 20, in Skyline Comedy Cafe. Shenanigans ensue (cue cougar, creeper and illegal breast feeding talk) [Read More]
Behind The Scenes With Jon Dore (video) |
Check out this behind the scenes video that TeamCoco shot with their very first comedian on the show... Jon Dore! (You can also see a sneak peek of what their dressing rooms look like at the show). [Read More]
Comedy Central Insider Interview: Greg Fitzsimmons
Greg Fitzsimmons started doing stand up in Boston but moved to New York shortly thereafter. He made his stand-up television debut in 1996 on Late Show with David Letterman and since that time has steadily honed his Irish sensibilities onstage, appear... [Read More]
Judd Apatow: Interview on The Sound of Young America | Maximum Fun
spoke with Jesse Thorn from his Los Angeles office about his long career. As a high school student, Apatow used a radio show barely audible on the campus of his school to book interviews about a career in comedy with legends like Jerry Seinfeld, Henny Youngman and John Candy. He became a standup comic early, and was featured in the HBO Young Comedians special in 1992. Then he turned his attention to writing, working extensively with Garry Shandling, who became his mentor. In these early years, h... [Read More]
Amy Sedaris, Actress, Comedian and Author: Interview at The Sound of Young America Live at WNYC | Maximum Fun
Amy talks with us about where to get the best decorative preserved chipmunk, the power of transformation through costume, and crafting out of necessity. Her new book, which captures her can-do spirit and love of all of the aforementioned, is Simple Times: Crafts for Poor People, is out now. [Read More] Interview: Aaron Karo
Everyone finds their inspiration from different sources. I get my ideas from foggy recollections of childhood and Weight Watchers meetings. Aaron Karo, however, leads a more exciting life, drawing from his high school friends and fraternity brothers... [Read More]
Brian Regan Gets Grizzlezonkered | Comedy Central Insider interview
Brian Regan is like a rock star. His hair is frosted, he makes up new words and does encores. I'm sure he also trashes hotel rooms and plans on replacing his teeth with diamonds, but I can only report on what I observed firsthand. Regan took time backstage at the New York Comedy Festival to answer some questions about peach schnapps, flying dreams and Japanese porn. Read on to see if that's really what we talked about. [Read More]
Adam Carolla Makes a Buck
Long ago, Gallagher and Carrot Top learned the secret to comedy. When you don't have material, you have to go to your props. Now Adam Carolla is the new sheriff in town and he has a laptop. He spoke with Kurt Metzger and backstage at ... [Read More]
Harold Ramis Talks Ghostbusters 3 (video)
Here's a section of an interview Making Of did with Harold Ramis last year but just released now for some reason. In it, he discusses their approach to Ghostbusters 3, where the project was at the time, an earlier script that Dan Aykroyd wrote that sent the Ghostbusters to hell, and the special effects in the original movies. [Read More]