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Listen: 1981 David Letterman interview on Fresh Air with Terry Gross

Listen: 1981 David Letterman interview on Fresh Air with Terry Gross

By | April 4, 2014 at 4:43 pm | One comment

In light of David Letterman’s announcement last night that he will retire from Late Show in 2015 -- watch the video here -- the fine folks at NPR and Fresh Air with Terry Gross, unearthed this excellent interview with Letterman from 1981. The interview on Fresh Air went down...

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Judd Apatow talks to Alec Baldwin about Leslie Mann’s sex scenes, Adam Sandler, more! (Audio)

Judd Apatow talks to Alec Baldwin about Leslie Mann’s sex scenes, Adam Sandler, more! (Audio)

By | January 7, 2013 at 1:38 pm | No comments

On today's episode of Alec Baldwin's podcast Here's The Thing, the 30 Rock star chats with This is 40 writer and director Judd Apatow about his wife, actress Leslie Mann's sex scenes -- "[My wife] was shooting a scene where she was making love with Jeff Goldblum and you just...

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Judd Apatow talks Hollywood, family and ‘This is 40′ (Audio)

Judd Apatow talks Hollywood, family and ‘This is 40′ (Audio)

By | December 6, 2012 at 4:39 pm | No comments

This morning Judd Apatow appeared on NPR's Fresh Air with Terry Gross to chat about, among other things, his new movie This is 40 (Dec. 21), balancing Hollywood life with his family life (wife Leslie Mann and his daughters are in the movie), the use of improv in his work, his...

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Mike Birbiglia stars opposite ‘Fresh Air’ host Terry Gross in a short film produced by Ira Glass (Video)

Mike Birbiglia stars opposite ‘Fresh Air’ host Terry Gross in a short film produced by Ira Glass (Video)

By | May 11, 2012 at 1:17 pm | No comments

Mike Birbiglia has dedicated a lot of time to explaining the dangers of being a chronic sleepwalker, but in this short film produced by This American Life's Ira Glass, the storytelling comedian does plenty of harm to himself in full consciousness. After an interview with Fresh...

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Listen to Aziz Ansari’s 20-minute appearance on NPR’s ‘Fresh Air’ with Terry Gross

Listen to Aziz Ansari’s 20-minute appearance on NPR’s ‘Fresh Air’ with Terry Gross

By | April 2, 2012 at 4:31 pm | No comments

His newest stand-up comedy special Dangerously Delicious was released on his official website with no warning at all. But since that time, Aziz Ansari has been making the rounds to help push his new project. His latest stop was on Fresh Air, NPR's famed interview and culture...

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Listen to Maya Rudolph’s 38-minute interview from Fresh Air on NPR

Listen to Maya Rudolph’s 38-minute interview from Fresh Air on NPR

By | March 8, 2012 at 5:15 pm | No comments

This morning on NPR, Maya Rudolph sat down with Fresh Air host Terry Gross to promote her upcoming flick Friends with Kids as well as her co-starring role on NBC's Up All Night. Listen to the complete interview...

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Listen: Comedian Danny Lobell’s chicken story on ‘This American Life’

Listen: Comedian Danny Lobell’s chicken story on ‘This American Life’

By | February 4, 2012 at 5:08 pm | One comment

A few days ago, hugely popular NPR show This American Life broadcasted a performance that found comedian Danny Lobell relating a richly hilarious and endearing story to an audience at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater in New York City. The story centers around Lobell and...

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Listen: Patton Oswalt talks ‘Young Adult’ on NPR

Listen: Patton Oswalt talks ‘Young Adult’ on NPR

By | December 18, 2011 at 11:56 am | No comments

With his latest project Young Adult opening this past weekend, Patton Oswalt has been making the rounds trying to promote the already well-received dramedy written by Diablo Cody, directed by Jason Reitman and co-starring Charlize Theron and Patrick Wilson. He recently chatted...

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Listen to Louis C.K.’s 45-minute interview from NPR’s ‘Fresh Air’

Listen to Louis C.K.’s 45-minute interview from NPR’s ‘Fresh Air’

By | December 13, 2011 at 2:59 pm | No comments

To help promote his newly-released comedy special, Live at the Beacon Theater (available only on louisck.com), Louis C.K. has been making stops at some important media outlets-- ABC's Nightline and NPR among them. This morning he appeared on the latter, on Terry Gross' Fresh...

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