Musician, artist and director John Lurie joins Andy for a conversation covering Lurie's early music career, why he doesn’t consider himself an actor, the inception of his cult hit TV show, Fishing with John, struggle with Lime disease and how all of that fueled his new HBO venture, Painting with John.
Comedian Paul Scheer (HDTGM, The League, Black Monday) joins Andy to share about how his grandmother got gifted a house in the Hamptons, his journey from underage improv lessons to breaking through on film and television, and the collaborative value of “trying it, having fun, and making the thing."
Comedian Jon Gabrus chops it up with Andy about his Long Island origin story, trying to carve a career out of improv, and the joys of being alone in a hotel room for 48 hours.
1 hr 1 min
TV writer, stand-up and podcaster Jamie Loftus talks with Andy about her teenage years wearing a back brace, the perils of butt-chugging too much milk while on tour, and her new podcast about the legacy of Nabokov’s Lolita.
1 hr 10 min
Writer Mike Sweeney talks with Andy Richter about surviving a traumatic upbringing, his career trajectory from trial lawyer to head writer for Conan, and the value of being surrounded by funny people.
Dec 28, 2020
1 hr 28 min
Comedian and writer Wyatt Cenac talks with Andy Richter about reconnecting with his family in Grenada, interning for Late Night during his college years, fighting to make his voice heard as the only black writer on The Daily Show, and more.
Dec 21, 2020
1 hr 49 min
Actress Shannon Woodward talks with Andy Richter about getting started as a child actor, stories from filming Westworld, and her answers to the Inside the Actors Studio questionnaire.
Dec 14, 2020
1 hr 15 min
Actress and comedian Jenny Slate talks with Andy Richter about cohabitating during the pandemic, learning to manage anxiety with the help of psychedelics, and the acting roles that she likes herself best in.
Dec 7, 2020
1 hr 20 min
Musician Phoebe Bridgers talks with Andy Richter about facing careless criticism, what she likes about the way in which her writing has evolved, and doing press from home for her latest album Punisher.
Nov 30, 2020
1 hr 23 min
Comedian and actress Mary Holland talks with Andy Richter about studying Meisner technique at Interlochen, the importance of not clinging to results, and co-writing the screenplay for her new film Happiest Season.
Nov 23, 2020
1 hr 22 min