Interviews

Jim Breuer talks new comedy metal album, Christmas and more (Exclusive interview and photos)

Jim Breuer talks new comedy metal album, Christmas and more (Exclusive interview and photos)

By | December 24, 2013 at 12:57 pm | No comments

Comedian, actor, writer and soon-to-be rock star, Jim Breuer has released a new music video for the song "Santa, Clause Ain't Coming to Town," which you can watch below. The former Saturday Night Live star stopped by my photography studio in Hoboken, NJ recently to take some...

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Laughspin Podcast, episode 80: Mike Birbiglia interview

Laughspin Podcast, episode 80: Mike Birbiglia interview

By | December 3, 2013 at 10:31 am | No comments

On a brand new special episode of The Laughspin Podcast, I chat with comedian Mike Birbiglia, who has just released a new CD, DVD and digital download called My Girlfriend's Boyfriend. If the title sounds familiar, it's because this impeccable mix of straight-up stand-up and...

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Comedian Iliza Shlesinger on bridge trolls, going naked and confidence (Laughspin interview)

Comedian Iliza Shlesinger on bridge trolls, going naked and confidence (Laughspin interview)

By | December 2, 2013 at 11:26 am | One comment

Winning Last Comic Standing is a blessing and a curse. The blessing, of course, is that as a comedian you’ve scored a tremendous amount of face time on prime time network television. The curse comes in the form of outside pressure to go on and prove you’re not just a flash...

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Rob Delaney on his book, his magical child and how he’s like Toni Morrison (Laughspin Interview)

Rob Delaney on his book, his magical child and how he’s like Toni Morrison (Laughspin Interview)

By | November 12, 2013 at 1:08 pm | No comments

It’s been only a year since Rob Delaney released his first comedy special – the stellar Live at the Bowery Ballroom – but the workhorse comedian has gifted the world with yet another gem: his first book, Mother. Wife. Sister. Human. Warrior. Falcon. Yardstick. Turban....

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A super fun, super chill Laughspin interview with Patton Oswalt

A super fun, super chill Laughspin interview with Patton Oswalt

By | November 12, 2013 at 10:52 am | 2 comments

Okay guys. This conversation with Patton Oswalt needs a little context. I had just seen Oswalt deliver a hilarious and incredibly well-received set in a sweaty, packed comedy tent at Austin’s Fun Fun Fun Fest. And, like any chaotic festival, music from a nearby stage was...

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Donnell Rawlings on new comedy era, Guy Court and Chappelle’s Show (Laughspin Interview)

Donnell Rawlings on new comedy era, Guy Court and Chappelle’s Show (Laughspin Interview)

By | November 7, 2013 at 2:50 pm | No comments

Donnell Rawlings is often recognized from his iconic roles on Chappelle's Show, namely Ashy Larry. And he doesn't mind at all. Since his days as the ashy dice roller, he has continued touring his stand-up act, making his own comedy sketch videos and more recently has appeared as...

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Donnell Rawlings makes rulings on marijuana, gay marriage, and more! (Exclusive Video)

Donnell Rawlings makes rulings on marijuana, gay marriage, and more! (Exclusive Video)

By | November 4, 2013 at 11:15 am | No comments

Donnell Rawlings was an ashy dice player on Chappelle's Show. Then he taught you the finer aspects of manly living on Guy Code. Now on the upcoming MTV2 show Guy Court, he is the (dis)honorable Judge Rawlings making a verdict on cases allegedly violating guy code. I sat down...

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Laughspin Podcast, episode 78: Interview with Vince August

Laughspin Podcast, episode 78: Interview with Vince August

By | October 30, 2013 at 1:41 pm | No comments

In September, comedian Vince August was forced to make a nearly impossible decision-- either quit comedy or quit his job as a municipal court judge. In a story that has grabbed headlines from every major news outlet in America -- not to mention England, Russia, China and more --...

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The very thorough Laughspin Interview with Pete Holmes

The very thorough Laughspin Interview with Pete Holmes

By | October 24, 2013 at 12:31 pm | 7 comments

Pete Holmes is not just a stand-up comic, but an all-encompassing comedian. Not only have you seen him perform stand-up on Comedy Central and Conan, but you've likely seen his digital shorts like Kid Farm or his Batman sketches (see below). Or you've seen shows he's written for...

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