Season: 1 | unknown
Year: 2009


Season 1


Season 1, Episode 1: Would Ya Hit a Guy with Glasses?: Nerds, Jerks & Oddballs

14 January 2009
Comedy's nerds, jerks and oddballs are given the spotlight.

Billy Crystal ... Himself - Host

Amy Sedaris ... Narrator (voice)

Judd Apatow ... Himself - Writer, Producer, Director

Hal Kanter ... Himself - Writer

Bill Irwin ... Himself - Actor

Michael McKean ... Himself - Actor

Harold Lloyd ... Himself (archive footage)
Suzanne Lloyd Hayes ... Herself - Granddaughter of Harold Lloyd (as Suzanne Lloyd)
Joseph Adamson ... Himself - Film Historian (as Joe Adamson)

Bob Hope ... Himself (archive footage)

Leonard Maltin ... Himself - Film Critic

Larry Gelbart ... Himself - Writer for Bob Hope

Jonathan Winters ... Himself - Comedian
Max Wilk ... Himself - Writer

Robert Klein ... Himself - Comedian

Dick Gregory ... Himself - Comedian
Gerald Nachman ... Himself - Cultural Historian

Richard Lewis ... Himself - Comedian

Lily Tomlin ... Herself
Jean Carroll ... Herself - Comedian

Joan Rivers ... Herself - Comedian

Kaye Ballard ... Herself - Comedian (as Kay Ballard)

Phyllis Diller ... Herself

Woody Allen ... Himself (archive footage)

Dick Cavett ... Himself - Talk Show Host

Jason Alexander ... Himself - Actor
Anne Beatts ... Herself - Writer

Hugh M. Hefner ... Himself - 'Playboy' (as Hugh Hefner)

Chris Rock ... Himself - Comedian

Jerry Seinfeld ... Himself - Comedian

Cheech Marin ... Himself - Comedian

George Lopez ... Himself - Comedian

Pedro Gonzalez Gonzalez ... Himself (archive footage)

Groucho Marx ... Himself (archive footage)

Andy Kaufman ... Himself (archive footage)

George Shapiro ... Himself - Manager of Andy Kaufman

James Burrows ... Himself - Director

George Carlin ... Himself - Comedian

James L. Brooks ... Himself - Co-creator, 'Taxi'

Conan O'Brien ... Himself - Talk Show Host

Steve Martin ... Himself

Carl Reiner ... Himself - Director

Jaleel White ... Himself - Actor

Robin Williams ... Himself (archive footage)
Richard Zoglin ... Himself - Critic

Dick Smothers ... Himself - Comedian

Garry Marshall ... Himself - Executive Producer, 'Happy Days'

Whoopi Goldberg ... Herself

George Schlatter ... Himself - Producer
Richard Buckley ... Himself (archive footage) (as Lord Buckley)

Season 1, Episode 2: Honey, I'm Home!: Breadwinners & Homemakers

14 January 2009


Billy Crystal ... Himself - Host

Amy Sedaris ... Herself - Narrator (voice)

Jason Alexander ... Himself

Roseanne Barr ... Herself
Anne Beatts ... Herself
Gertrude Berg ... Herself (archive footage)

James L. Brooks ... Himself

George Burns ... Himself (archive footage)

James Burrows ... Himself
Bob Carroll ... Himself
Jean Carroll ... Herself - Comedian

Bill Cosby ... Himself (archive footage)

Larry David ... Himself

Madelyn Davis ... Herself (as Madelyn Pugh Davis)

Jeff Foxworthy ... Himself

Larry Gelbart ... Himself

Matt Groening ... Himself
Gerard Jones ... Himself - Cultural Historian

Norman Lear ... Himself

Richard Lewis ... Himself

Leonard Maltin ... Himself - Film Critic

Rose Marie ... Herself

Garry Marshall ... Himself

Joyce Randolph ... Herself

Carl Reiner ... Himself
Jay Sandrich ... Himself

Jerry Seinfeld ... Himself

George Shapiro ... Himself - Manager of Carl Reiner
Lewis J. Stadlen ... Himself - Actor
Robert Thompson ... Himself - Cultural Historian

Dick Van Dyke ... Himself

Larry Wilmore ... Himself
Bud Yorkin ... Himself

Bill Cobbs ... Himself (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 3: Slip on a Banana Peel: The Knockabouts

21 January 2009


Billy Crystal ... Himself - Host

Amy Sedaris ... Herself - Narrator (voice)
Joseph Adamson ... Himself - Film Historian (as Joe Adamson)

Judd Apatow ... Himself

Lucille Ball ... Herself (archive footage)

Kaye Ballard ... Herself

Richard Belzer ... Himself

Jim Carrey ... Various (archive footage)
Stephen Cox ... Himself - Film Historian

Tommy Davidson ... Himself
Joe Franklin ... Himself

Bill Irwin ... Himself

Hal Kanter ... Himself

Buster Keaton ... Himself (archive footage)

Robert Klein ... Himself

Bert Lahr ... Himself (archive footage)

Jerry Lewis ... Himself (also archive footage)

Leonard Maltin ... Himself

Steve Martin ... Himself
Bill Marx ... Himself

Michael McKean ... Himself

Conan O'Brien ... Himself

Joan Rivers ... Herself

Chris Rock ... Himself

Tom Smothers ... Himself
Robert Thompson ... Himself - Cultural Historian
Patricia Eliot Tobias ... Herself - Film Historian

Dick Van Dyke ... Himself

Jeffrey Vance ... Himself

Larry Wilmore ... Himself

Jonathan Winters ... Himself

George Carlin ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Dick Smothers ... Himself (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 4: When I'm Bad I'm Better: The Groundbreakers

21 January 2009


Billy Crystal ... Himself - Host

Amy Sedaris ... Narrator (voice)
Anne Beatts ... Herself - Writer

Richard Belzer ... Himself - Comedian / Actor

Shelley Berman ... Himself - Comedian
Bernie Brillstein ... Himself - Producer / Manager
Daphne Brooks ... Herself - Cultural Historian
Lenny Bruce ... Himself (archive footage)

George Carlin ... Himself - Comedian (also archive footage)

Susie Essman ... Herself - Comedian
Leigh French ... (archive footage)

Whoopi Goldberg ... Herself

Dick Gregory ... Himself - Comedian / Activist

Hugh M. Hefner ... Himself - Playboy (as Hugh Hefner)

Robert Klein ... Himself - Comedian
Paul Krassner ... Himself - Author / Satirist

Moms Mabley ... (archive footage)

Bill Maher ... Himself - Comedian (also archive footage)

Leonard Maltin ... Himself - Film Critic and Historian

Cheech Marin ... Himself - Comedian / Actor

Elaine May ... (archive footage)

Carlos Mencia ... Himself (also archive footage)

Paul Mooney ... Himself - Writer / Comedian

Bob Newhart ... Himself - Comedian

Mike Nichols ... (archive footage)

Richard Pryor ... (archive footage)

Joan Rivers ... Herself - Comedian

Chris Rock ... Himself - Comedian

Mort Sahl ... Himself - Comedian

George Schlatter ... Himself - Producer

George Segal ... (archive footage)

Dick Smothers ... Himself - Comedian

Tom Smothers ... Himself - Comedian (also archive footage)

David Steinberg ... Himself - Comedian / Director
William Tankersely ... Himself - Vice President of Program Practices, CBS
Mel Watkins ... Himself - Cultural Historian
Jill Watts ... Herself - Mae West Biographer

Mae West ... (archive footage)
Max Wilk ... Himself - Writer
Mason Williams ... (archive footage)

Jonathan Winters ... Himself - Comedian
Richard Zoglin ... Himself - Critic

Keith Gerchak ... Samuel Leslie (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 5: Never Give a Sucker an Even Break: The Wiseguys

28 January 2009


Billy Crystal ... Himself - Host

Amy Sedaris ... Herself - Narrator (voice)
Joseph Adamson ... Himself - Film Historian (as Joe Adamson)

Jason Alexander ... Himself - Actor

Judd Apatow ... Himself - Writer / Producer / Director

Kaye Ballard ... Herself
Anne Beatts ... Herself - Writer

Joy Behar ... Herself - Comedian

Richard Belzer ... Himself - Comedian / Actor

Jack Benny ... Himself (archive footage)
Joan Benny ... Herself - Daughter of Jack Benny

Shelley Berman ... Himself
Daphne Brooks ... Herself - Cultural Historian

George Carlin ... Himself - Comedian

Dick Cavett ... Himself - Talk Show Host

Larry David ... Himself - Writer / Actor

Phyllis Diller ... Herself - Comedian

Susie Essman ... Herself

W.C. Fields

Redd Foxx
Joe Franklin ... Himself - Talk Show Host

Larry Gelbart ... Himself - Writer

Whoopi Goldberg

Dick Gregory
Gerard Jones ... Himself - Cultural Historian

Richard Lewis ... Himself - Comedian

Paul Lynde

Leonard Maltin ... Himself - Film Critic and Historian

Garry Marshall ... Himself - Writer / Producer / Director

Groucho Marx

Paul Mooney ... Himself - Writer / Comedian

Eddie Murphy

Max Mutchnick ... Himself - Writer

Conan O'Brien ... Himself
Reynaldo Rey ... Himself - Comedian

Joan Rivers ... Herself (also archive footage)

Chris Rock ... Himself

Jeffrey Ross ... Himself - Comedian

Phil Silvers
Lewis J. Stadlen ... Himself - Actor

David Steinberg ... Himself - Comedian / Director

Dick Van Dyke
Mel Watkins ... Himself - Cultural Historian

Larry Wilmore ... Himself

Alan Zweibel ... Himself - Writer

Season 1, Episode 6: Sock it to Me?: Satire and Parody

28 January 2009


Billy Crystal ... Himself - Host

Amy Sedaris ... Herself - Narrator (voice)

Bud Abbott ... Himself (archive footage)

Roseanne Barr ... Herself (as Roseanne)

Shelley Berman ... Himself

Mel Brooks ... Himself (archive footage)

Carol Burnett ... Herself

Sid Caesar ... Himself (also archive footage)

George Carlin ... Himself

Johnny Carson ... Himself (archive footage)

Lou Costello ... Himself (archive footage)

Tommy Davidson ... Himself

Will Ferrell ... Himself

Larry Gelbart ... Himself - Writer
Peter Kastner ... Himself

Robert Klein ... Himself
Tom Lehrer ... Himself (archive footage)

Michael McKean ... Himself (scenes deleted)

Carl Reiner ... Himself

Will Rogers ... (archive footage)

George Schlatter ... Himself

Allan Sherman ... Himself (archive footage)

David Steinberg ... Himself

Jon Stewart ... Himself (archive footage)
Robert Thompson ... Himself - Cultural Historian

Damon Wayans ... (archive footage)

Keenen Ivory Wayans ... (archive footage)

Larry Wilmore ... Himself
Ben Yagoda ... Himself - Biographer: Will Rogers

Alan Zweibel ... Himself - Writer

Unknown Season


Satire and Parody: Sock It to Me?

28 January 2009

Wiseguys and Smart-Alecks: Never Give a Sucker an Even Break

28 January 2009


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