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Watch Kurt Braunohler in new documentary series ‘Modern Comedian’

Watch Kurt Braunohler in new documentary series ‘Modern Comedian’

By | July 16, 2012 at 2:12 pm | One comment

Modern Comedian is a new web series by New York-based comic Scott Moran. Each week Scott follows a different comedian around, on-stage and off, to document the life of the -- you guessed it -- modern comedian. The debut episode features Kurt Braunohler. Between Kurt's old riot-based performance art and his hobby of defacing unpurchased books at Barnes & Noble, it turns more...


Go inside the party planning world of comedian Todd Glass in this 19 minute documentary (Video)

Go inside the party planning world of comedian Todd Glass in this 19 minute documentary (Video)

By | October 3, 2012 at 1:43 pm | 2 comments

In his ongoing documentary series Modern Comedian, filmmaker Scott Moran explores a side of Todd Glass even most of us comedy nerds didn't know about— his party planning side! Ever since his epic eight-minute “Dinner Party” bit on his 2009 album Thin Pig, we’ve known the man takes pride in his parties. But nothing prepared us for what we see in this 19 minutes more...


Mitch Hedberg notebooks, footage revealed in documentary on wife Lynn Shawcroft (Video)

Mitch Hedberg notebooks, footage revealed in documentary on wife Lynn Shawcroft (Video)

By | August 7, 2012 at 12:25 pm | 4 comments

A few weeks ago, we told you about comedian Scott Moran’s stellar mini-documentary series Modern Comedian. So far, Moran’s expertly captured the lives of Kurt Braunohler, Ben Kronberg and Greg Barris. And this week, we find Moran’s subject, comedian Lynn Shawcroft, the wife of the late Mitch Hedberg, at the couple’s California cabin, fondly remembering the times more...