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When people come to see my stand-up, they get a chance to see my characters interact with each other. I enjoy pushing my characters to…
It’s almost like he’s started to sound even more exotic the more people started doing him. I don’t know why, but there’s just something about…
This movie will actually increase the sex life of parents everywhere because they can put this on, with the 45 minutes of extras and they’ve…
I recently found out about this other super movie star. He only works from about 11:00 to 4:00, so all his movies take like 120…
I have no regrets. I wanted to raise the kids and be a present father. When I developed a movie, I was gone for a…
I had written in another draft a completely different kind of fight, but they said they couldn’t afford to shoot it. They needed a fight…
I couldn’t do any of my other characters, you know? But I could have done the lady. Church Lady’s Malibu Beach party is an idea…
I think free speech is probably the coolest thing we have in this country, and again, you can label it hate speech and dismiss it,…
When people come to see my stand-up, they get a chance to see my characters interact with each other.
That’s why modern corporate movie making has become so laborious that comedians are kind of kicked out by 50.
If you just kind of live a regular life and make good ‘Hollywood’ money, you have a certain freedom.
I’m more of a people pleaser.
I’ve never really worked on them. Just once in a while one hits me and makes me laugh. My Al Gore was sort of like…
I’m a real people-pleaser.
I really enjoy being a dad, and maybe I took it too seriously, but I love being around my kids.
I never read the tabloids.
I have this dream life where I get to be a celebrity but I get to navigate the world fairly easily because I’m always in…
I got lucky. I won the San Francisco Stand-Up Comedy Competition in 1977 while I was still at San Francisco State.
I enjoy pushing my characters to the limit. No matter how far out there I go, I look for things that make the characters human.
I did a lot of ridiculous television. Between 1980 and ’85 I had no confidence, so I did everything I was told to do.
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