I had a wonderful time talking to Ramsey and Adam about Strength at the Wonderful, Thanks podcast. Subscribe on iTunes, or take a listen right here.
Splashie, I pilot I created with The Onion’s Dave Kornfeld, directed by Kris Knight and edited by 30 Rock’s Ellen Tam, was voted into prime time at Channel 101.
I just wrote and produced a series of promos for WitStream and TV Guide. Here’s the first of them, featuring Dave Hill and Abbi Crutchfield.
After forty years, Marlo Thomas’ classic children’s album, Free To Be… You And Me finally has the parody it deserves. Along with Rob Kutner (Conan, The Daily Show) and fellow Levinson Brother Joel, I’ve released It’s OK To Do Stuff. The album features loads of funny folks and talented musicians, including Fred Willard, Lizzy Caplan, Wyatt Cenac, Samantha Bee, Megan Amram, Colin Hanks, Steven Page (formerly of Barenaked Ladies), Jane Wiedlin (The Go Gos), Fred Stoller, Andy Richter, Eugene Mirman and more.
All profits will be donated to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.
Wylde Life, a pilot for a kids show I wrote , about a timid boy who lives in a zoo but would rather be a rock star, will be screening at BAMKids children’s film festival, taking place in Brooklyn on Feb 2 & 3rd. Joel wrote and recorded some wonderful music for it, and the incredibly talented David Levy was animation director. It stars Mary Jo Pehl (MST3K), Dave “Gruber” Allen (Freaks and Geeks) and Mike Shapiro. Screening times to come.
I’m producing live comedy events around the 2012 Presidential Debates for Witstream. The first is on Oct 3rd at 92YTribeca, in association with HuffPo Comedy. Daily Show co-creator Lizz Winstead, Onion tech guru Baratunde Thurston and MST3K’s Frank Conniff will join MSNBC’s Krystal Ball and Richard Wolffe. Buy tickets here. Upcoming debates at Gotham Comedy Club and Stand Up New York will feature Sam Seder, Sandra Bernhard and W. Kamau Bell and more.
Gary Teaches Guitar, a web series I co-wrote and “act” in is an official selection of the 2012 New York Television Festival. Scheduling information and ticket reservation will be available from the festival in early October.
For more information, check out the festival’s website.