What’s similar between ‘Daily Show’ and ‘RJ Berger’ is that people are grabbing me – not quite the groovy intelligentsia Starbucks barista, but the Latina nurses at my gynecologist’s office – and telling me they love the show.
Pilot season after pilot season, I read the same part: the wife who rolls her eyes at her somewhat immature husband that she still loves. Literally.
We were so hungry for ‘Sex and the City’ that even though it was heightened and written by gay men, we just needed to see different women on television. Give us another movie.
My first big gig was as a correspondent on Comedy Central’s ‘The Daily Show.’ My job was to parody TV reporters and political pundits. As a result, I was often invited onto cable news shows as comic relief.