Interviews

The Laughspin Interview with John Hodgman

The Laughspin Interview with John Hodgman

By | November 13, 2012 at 1:59 pm | 3 comments

There's only one man who can generate 16 hours of humorous, insightful and intelligent audio read by the likes of Patton Oswalt, Dick Cavett, Jon Hamm, Paul Rudd, Sarah Vowell, Brooke Shields, Scott Adsit, Robin Goldwasser, Jonathan Coulton, John Roderick and Rachel Maddow. His...

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Exclusive: Key and Peele talk Obama and Luther, hopes for the next four years and more! (Audio)

Exclusive: Key and Peele talk Obama and Luther, hopes for the next four years and more! (Audio)

By | November 7, 2012 at 12:39 pm | No comments

Last night I had the chance to speak with Jordan Peele and Keegan-Michael Key, the creators and stars of Comedy Central's hit sketch series Key & Peele. It went down at the network's Indecision election night party in New York City. We got to talk about their hopes for the...

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Danny Pudi opens up about Dan Harmon, new season of ‘Community’ (Laughspin Interview)

Danny Pudi opens up about Dan Harmon, new season of ‘Community’ (Laughspin Interview)

By | October 21, 2012 at 2:43 pm | No comments

In lieu of the standard interview intro, this one's going to start out with a big fat editor's note from me, Dylan Gadino. Our writer, Carrie Andersen conducted this chat with Danny in late September, a few weeks before Community was set to debut its fourth season on NBC. As I'm...

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Mitch Hedberg’s wife Lynn Shawcroft opens up about the couple’s drug use: ‘We both f*cked up’ (Interview)

Mitch Hedberg’s wife Lynn Shawcroft opens up about the couple’s drug use: ‘We both f*cked up’ (Interview)

By | October 18, 2012 at 5:29 pm | 11 comments

With a library of 291 episodes, Guy MacPherson's What's So Funny, might be the best kept comedy podcast secret. Using the tagline "Probing the brains of the people who make the funny," the Canadian radio host has done such probing to the likes of Norm Macdonald, Marc Maron, Doug...

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Labels be damned: T.J. Miller is dedicated to funny (Laughspin interview)

Labels be damned: T.J. Miller is dedicated to funny (Laughspin interview)

By | October 9, 2012 at 6:07 pm | One comment

You may know T.J. Miller from his role as Ranger Jones in the 2010 flick Yogi Bear, his brilliant comedy hip-hop album The Extended Play E.P. from last year, his seemingly endless appearances in high-profile Web videos and short films, his stand-up comedy special and DVD No Real...

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Demetri Martin talks new stand-up special, movie projects and more! (Laughspin interview)

Demetri Martin talks new stand-up special, movie projects and more! (Laughspin interview)

By | October 1, 2012 at 8:34 pm | No comments

As a graduate student, I love having conversations about the creative writing process for usually selfish reasons: I’ll have to write a dissertation in a few years, and want to compile as many potentially beneficial writing strategies as possible. So I was thrilled to once...

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The Laughspin Interview with America’s Got Talent runner-up, comedian Tom Cotter

The Laughspin Interview with America’s Got Talent runner-up, comedian Tom Cotter

By | September 14, 2012 at 5:43 pm | One comment

NBC's America's Got Talent saw its first finale with zero singers. It also saw its first finale with a comedian. New York comic Tom Cotter finished second in America's largest talent show last night, falling behind the Olate Dogs, an entertaining dog trick act sure to cause a...

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Rob Delaney talks new special, Twitter, stand-up, family, napping and more! (Laughspin interview)

Rob Delaney talks new special, Twitter, stand-up, family, napping and more! (Laughspin interview)

By | September 13, 2012 at 6:22 pm | One comment

Over the last few years, comedy lovers have happily followed Rob Delaney on his amazing journey from Twitter phenom to respected writer and stand-up comedian. And this month,  there's a huge payoff for us, as if his constant stream of brilliantly tweets wasn't enough. The...

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Meet Bridget Everett: purveyor of comedy, c*nt rock (Interview)

Meet Bridget Everett: purveyor of comedy, c*nt rock (Interview)

By | September 5, 2012 at 12:51 pm | One comment

Laughspin has teamed up with one of the coolest venues in New York City, Joe's Pub, to help present their Summer Comedy Series. And it continues tonight (Sept. 5) at 9:30 pm, with amazingly original Bridget Everett and the Tender Moments. We asked her a few questions to give you...

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