and now for something completely unnecessary...

Sep 22

Borrowed Letterhead and Improvised Movie Pitches: How Ben Schwartz Hustled His Way Into An Acting And Writing Career -

I interviewed Ben Schwartz, who you know as Jean-Ralphio, and he was full of great stories on becoming an actor, comedian, and screenwriter.

Sep 20

Way into Jamba Juice’s new slogan: “Queeze the Venus Williams”

Way into Jamba Juice’s new slogan: “Queeze the Venus Williams”

Sep 17

How To Conquer Your Massive Creative Project The Ken Burns Way -

I interviewed Ken Burns about how he approaches the years-long creative undertakings he makes for our enjoyment. The result, fittingly, is also long.

Sep 16

Rosie O’Donnell’s face in this promo image for the new season of The View is the forced smile you make when waiting to be rescued from a bad conversation at a party and then suddenly you’re taking a picture.

Rosie O’Donnell’s face in this promo image for the new season of The View is the forced smile you make when waiting to be rescued from a bad conversation at a party and then suddenly you’re taking a picture.

Sep 15

Remember on 30 Rock when Jenna Maroney and Paul invented normcore?

Remember on 30 Rock when Jenna Maroney and Paul invented normcore?

Sep 10

Comedy Is Getting Weirder -

I interviewed Tim and Eric and a bunch of other people for this article in the October issue of Fast Company. Pretty sure it’s the first extensive piece on Tim and Eric’s production company, Abso Lutely, which is KILLING IT right now, with shows like Nathan For You, Comedy Bang Bang, and The Eric Andre Show. This was a fun one!