Tag Archive for Comedy

5 Questions: Mike McCarthy

Massachusetts Mike McCarthy one of the original (surviving) members of the Irish Comedy Tour is a self-described sports fanatic, heavy drinker and family man. Winner of the 2017 Last Comix Standing contest The Boston Globe called him “An Irish hurricane of hilarity,” He enjoys open bar, tormenting the politically correct and boiling meat in beer. …

5 Questions: Jimmy Tingle

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – 5 Questions: Jimmy Tingle The Cambridge, Mass.-born Tingle has a career spanning three decades, as a comedian, writer, actor, activist and entrepreneur. He rose up from the Boston comedy boom of the ‘80s, the scene that spawned Steven Wright, Denis Leary, Bobcat Goldthwait and Paula Poundstone.…

5 Questions: Marlon Wayans

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Marlon Wayans is an actor, producer, comedian, writer and film director. His films have grossed more than $736-million in domestic box office, an average of nearly $50-million per outing. As a standup comedian, he is selling out nationwide and adding shows every weekend. He recently hit…

5 Questions: Vic DiBitetto

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – An incredibly powerful performer, comedian Vic DiBitetto churns energy, honesty and humanity into non-stop laughter. His pace is frenetic. He’s been called a cross between Rodney Dangerfield and Ralph Kramden. The bottom line is, DiBitetto will leave his audiences breathless with laughter. SD: Who did you…

5 Questions: Rich Little

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – At 78 years old, master mimic Rich Little, who has been dubbed the man of 1,000 voices, is still going strong and shows no signs of slowing down. The comedian and now author still performs 5 nights a week at the Tropicana in Vegas. (Not only…

5 Questions: Megan Mullally

8.24.16 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Megan Mullally is the better half to her comedic husband Nick Offerman and together they make one of Hollywood’s funniest couples. Megan and Nick are currently on tour with their show, “Summer of 69: No Apostrophe,” which is heading to the Wilbur theatre. SD: When…

5 Questions: DL Hughley

5 Questions: DL Hughley 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Stand-up comedian D.L. Hughley is best known as the original host of BET’s “ComicView” and as the star of the ABC/UPN sitcom “The Hughleys.” He is performing in the Comedy Get Down tour coming to the TD North Garden June 24th. SD:…

5 Questions: Tracy Morgan

Tracy Morgan is appearing at the Wilber February 20th and 21st 2/10/16 – 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – I had the recent pleasure of interviewing actor and comedian Tracy Morgan. 18 months after the car crash that left him critically injured, he is ready to get back to his stand-up roots.…

5 Questions: Paul Reiser

5 Questions is a feature by Steve Duffy –       Paul Reiser may be most remembered for his role on television’s Mad About You, but the veteran actor is returning to his roots as a stand-up comedian. SD: How did you get started in stand-up comedy? PR: I did it the old fashion…