Emmy Award-winning comedy writer Brian Kiley joins Nancy to discuss his comedy career including stand-up, three decades as a staff writer for Conan O’Brien, and new novel Maybe Kevin. And in our new Entertaining Opportunities segment, comedy writer/producer Linda Perret shares a stand-up comedy opportunity. Plus, Nancy’s take away tips from this episode.
Author and legendary television writer Gene Perret joins Nancy to discuss creating great comedy, his Emmy Award-winning career, joke writing for Bob Hope and Phyllis Diller, being a pen behind The Carol Burnett Show, and producing popular sitcoms. Read more in Nancy’s online column Showbiz Analysis for Parade Magazine.