Tag Archives: Mad TV

Bryan Callen

Bryan Callen returned to the show to talk about his new stand-up album, “Never Grow Up.” The last time we talked, Bryan was preparing to record the special and was in the process of tweaking the material.  Bryan assures us the material is now 100 percent tweaked and you will definitely laugh.   Plus:  a cameo appearance by his son, why a movie laugh will never be better than a live comedy laugh, and why it’s hard to do self-promotion (like appearing on this radio show).

Bryan Callen on his new standup special

Bryan Callen is getting ready to film a new one-hour standup special and called in to share some of the details.  We also talked podcasts, carrying around resumes (with composite headshots), and finding the truth in comedy.

BWUC Vault: Orlando Jones from Sleepy Hollow

Orlando Jones called the show just after the premiere of “Sleepy Hollow.”  We chatted about how he joined the show and why his previous work on Mad TV prepared him to work in such a diverse ensemble of characters.  He also deftly dodge my attempt to get him to reveal a spoiler.  Enjoy this entertaining flashback from The Big Wakeup Call Vault ™.