Thursday, February 19, 2009
Greg Fitzsimmons knows how to write comedy. If you don't believe him, he's got two Daytime Emmy Awards from his work on The Ellen DeGeneres Show to prove it. He's also written for "Politically Incorrect," "Lucky Louie," and "The Man Show." Fitzsimmons is also pretty good at telling his jokes too. He’s a regular on almost every late night talk show, he’s appeared on VHI’s "The Best Week Ever," CNN, had his own Comedy Central special and hosted a Cable Ace Award winning game show on MTV called "Idiot Savants." Greg has also written a new book which contains letters to and about him that he's collected throughout his life called Dear Mrs Fitzsimmons. Follow Greg on twitter and facebook. Catch Greg on the new Speed TV show "Pumped."
Dartmouth College graduate Aisha Tyler is an actress who found success in a roundabout way. After becoming a hit on the stand-up circuit, she landed a sweet gig as the host of E! Network’s Talk Soup which in turn led to an increase in acting offers. She was soon popping up on almost every network, landing recurring roles on hit shows like "24," "CSI," "Friends" and "Ghost Whisperer." Tyler has also become an accomplished writer, authoring her own book and contributing articles for Glamour, Jane and O: The Oprah Magazine. Currently she's lending her voice to the animated spy-spoof series "Archer," and will be the host of this year's "Super Bowl's Greatest Commercials," television special. Follow Aisha on twitter.
Comedian Pat Dixon spends much of his time in New York City when he's not on the road performing. And while he's there, he often reads thew news. And being that he's a comedian, he can't help but have an opinion on the goings on in the world. And what better outlet for those stories, ripped from the headlines, than the BOB&TOM Show. In other news, Pat Dixon is has a brand new comedy CD titled, Goodbye Forever Fatty that is also now available on iTunes. Follow Pat on twitter and facebook and check out his new podcast, "The new York City Crime Report w/ Pat Dixon."