Episode #25: Paul F. Tompkins
Paul F. Tompkins is Crying and Driving in his latest one-hour comedy special, but those are happy tears. After all, Paul has several projects ongoing as we met up once more in 2015 -- from reuniting with his Mr. Show cohorts on a new Netflix series, W/ Bob & David, voicing Mr. Peanutbutter on Bo... [Read More]
Behind the Scenes of 'The Thrilling Adventure Hour' with New Nerdist Web Series
by Bradford Evans Nerdist today debuted this new web series, which takes viewers behind the scenes of the podcast/live comedy show The Thrilling Adventure Hour as actors Paul F. Tompkins, Paget Brewster, James Urbaniak, and more prep for the show and explain its origins alongside and creators ... [Read More]
The Thrilling Adventure Hour is headed to Town Hall in New York (Exclusive)
It’s been nine years since writers Ben Acker and Ben Blacker staged their first production of The Thrilling Adventure Hour, a wholly unique comedy experience that has earned a massive cult following thanks, in part, to its monthly sold-out shows at the 280-seat Largo at the Coronet in Los Ange... [Read More]
Inside 'The Thrilling Adventure Hour' Podcast with Ben Acker and Ben Blacker
by Joel Arnold The LA-based monthly short-form comedy and variety show The Thrilling Adventure Hour is entering its ninth year in March, and as a self-proclaimed “new-time podcast in the style of old-time radio,” the show is ever-gaining in popularity and expanding into media beyond its ... [Read More]
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Paul F. Tompkins Returns for 'Beyond Belief' on 'The Thrilling Adventure Hour'
by Jessye McGarry The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We're here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week ... [Read More]
The Thrilling Adventure Hour has a graphic novel and big plans  
Fans of podcasting in general are probably familiar with The Thrilling Adventure Hour, a comedy podcast with a sprawling cast presented as an old-timey radio play. How sprawling? Its players include Paul F. Tompkins, Busy Philips, James Urbaniak, John Ennis, Paget Brewste... [Read More]