Gilbert Gottfried's Amazing Colossal Podcast
About This Show
Comedian and actor Gilbert Gottfried, a man Stephen King once called “a national treasure,” talks with the show business legends, icons and behind-the-scenes talents who shaped his childhood and influenced his comedy.
Along with co-host and fellow pop culture fanatic Frank Santopadre, Gilbert is joined by comics, actors, musicians, talk show hosts, writers and other eyewitnesses to Hollywood history, including Bruce Dern, Chevy Chase, “Weird Al” Yankovic, Adam West, Steve Buscemi, Micky Dolenz, Jim Gaffigan, Judd Apatow and DOZENS more, for a funny, frenetic, fly-on-the-wall look at showbiz then and now (but mostly then.)
Gilbert Gottfried’s Amazing Colossal Podcast was named "Best Podcast of 2015" by the Village Voice and one of iTunes'"Best of 2014." It has been featured in Rolling Stone, Wired and the Los Angeles Times.
Most Recent Episode
#182 David Zucker
< 1 day ago
Writer-director-producer David Zucker ("Airplane!,""The Naked Gun,""Kentucky Fried Movie") sits down with Gilbert and Frank for a fascinating, hour-plus conversation about the rules of comedy, the challenges of parody, the uniqueness of "Who's on First?" and the greatest hits (and misses) of the Marx Brothers. Also, Peter Graves takes offense, Vincent Price takes a pass, Woody Allen boxes a kangaroo and "ZAZ" lifts a plot from Charles Bronson. PLUS: "Top Secret!""A Fistful of Yen"! In praise of Chevy Chase! John Byner sends up Robert Stack! And David remembers his old friend Leslie Nielsen.
Episodes of This Show
7 days ago
Rated 5 out of
Great Podcast with unique interesting guests.
Gilbert is bringing to us hilariously funny interviews with guests we never see or hear anywhere else.
Date published: 2014-06-25
Rated 5 out of
One of my favorite podcasts!
The hosts are funny and have tons of stories to share, and they seem to get a never-ending list of impressive guests.
Date published: 2015-09-10