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Chris Gethard

15 Notable Podcasts Brought To You By 2016

The Huffington Post | Jillian Capewell | Posted 12.21.2016 | Arts

What happened with podcasting in 2016? Certainly there was no runaway hit like “Serial” Season 1 that we can use as a tentpole to draw conclusions...

Career Suicide: The Healing Power of Humor

Danny Groner | Posted 10.13.2016 | New York
Danny Groner

You can tell that Chris Gethard's new one-man show Career Suicide is a long time coming. Those who have seen Gethard perform at the Upright Citizens B...

The 'Don't Think Twice' Trailer Will Crack You Up And Break Your Heart

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 05.19.2016 | Entertainment

One of the summer's best movies is "Don't Think Twice," the story of a tight-knit New York improv troupe that must figure out how to move forward when...

The Chris Gethard Show Brings Alternative Fun To Television

Philip Louie | Posted 04.18.2016 | Entertainment
Philip Louie

The Chris Gethard Show is a relatively new comedy variety show that's been on the air for one full season on the cable channel, Fusion. Before that i...

It Is Time for an Awakening!

Janine Francolini | Posted 10.14.2014 | Entertainment
Janine Francolini

When a beloved person with the public affection of millions and every resource in the world loses the fight, we must not be paralyzed by our grief and emotion.

Lily Karlin

10 Comedy TV Stars Before They Were Famous | Lily Karlin | Posted 07.30.2014 | Entertainment

You've probably already heard that many of today's biggest TV stars began their careers in the New York City, Chicago and Los Angeles alternative come...

One Man's Spot-On Message For 'Men's Rights' Activists

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 06.16.2014 | Women

"Sure, a pretty girl will get into a club before you do, but you know what else a hot girl has to deal with? Six dollars less an hour than I would get...

Of Human Fish and Eating Butts: The Controlled Chaos of Chris Gethard

Karen Geier | Posted 08.12.2014 | Comedy
Karen Geier

"Eat More Butts" chants the audience with a vigor that belies the content of their chant. This is another episode of The Chris Gethard Show: A public access trip through improv insanity set to a live call-in show beat.

A 'Small, Dork & Handsome' Moment Of The Week

Mindy Tucker | Posted 07.30.2014 | Comedy
Mindy Tucker


The Chris Gethard Show Keeps SXSW Comedy Weird

Julie Seabaugh | Posted 05.14.2014 | Comedy
Julie Seabaugh

"Last call for Hepatitus C!" Shannon O'Neill announced from the sold-out crowd as audience members lined up to dip spoons into the gray plastic tub overflowing with 20 gallons of ice cream,

You're Gonna Want To Get To Know These 15 Stand-Ups

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 02.21.2014 | Comedy

Each year Comedy Central selects a group of up-and-coming stand-up comedians and gives them their very own 30-minute special for a series it calls “...

Ross Luippold

Cult Show Could Be Coming To Comedy Central | Ross Luippold | Posted 11.21.2013 | Comedy

"The Chris Gethard Show" is filming a pilot for Comedy Central. Comedian Chris Gethard has been hosting his variety show since 2009, first at New Y...

WATCH: The Biggest Mistake 'Iron Man 3' Made

Posted 05.01.2013 | Comedy

Comedian and actor Chris Gethard was cast in a small speaking role in "Iron Man 3," a movie sure to be such a huge blockbuster that even small residua...

WATCH: Chris Gethard Fails Yet Again

Posted 12.04.2012 | Comedy

Chris Gethard, the "adopted comic" of IFC (who also popped up on "The Office" recently), is ready to take his fame to the next level. The question rem...

WATCH: Are Comedians Our New Therapists?

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 09.17.2012 | Comedy

Last week, an anonymous fan of comedian Chris Gethard contacted him on Tumblr seeking help. The fan identified with Gethard's comedy, which often revo...

Comedian Goes Above And Beyond For Anonymous Suicidal Fan

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 09.13.2012 | Comedy

As a comedian and storyteller, Chris Gethard's comedy has always come from a personal place, but nothing could be more personal than the lengthy, hear...

Chris Gethard Coming To IFC

The | Ross Luippold | Posted 08.20.2012 | Comedy

Chris Gethard, a comedian and improviser best known for his cult public access program "The Chris Gethard Show," will soon join IFC, the cable channel...

Katla McGlynn

Chris Gethard Might Die On The Way To Bonnaroo | Katla McGlynn | Posted 05.31.2012 | Comedy

Comedian, author and public access TV show host Chris Gethard is embarking on a journey that no sane person should ever attempt: walking from Los Ange...

WATCH: Chris Gethard's Surreal Judd Apatow Story

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 03.16.2012 | Comedy

At SXSW this year, Chris Gethard had one of the most surreal moments a comedian could dream of -- Judd Apatow told him that he bought his book and jok...

WATCH: Some Fans Are Creepier Than Others

Posted 01.10.2012 | Comedy

Once again, Tom Scharpling (The Best Show) has directed a music video for a cool indie band and populated it with hilarious people. We simply can't ge...

WATCH: I Was An Evil Baby

Posted 12.03.2011 | Comedy

Mild mannered storyteller, comedian, actor and talk show host, Chris Gethard -- the guy who got P. Diddy to come to the UCB Theater -- was an incredib...

Diddy Makes His Live Comedy Debut

Ross Luippold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Ross Luippold

(L-R) Don Fanelli, Will Hines, Shannon O'Neill, Bethany Hall, Sean "Diddy" Combs, Chris Gethard. Photo courtesy Ari Scott. If you ever want to book ...