#84 - Mark Normand: Sharing Stories of Amy Schumer, Judd Apatow, and Louis CK
Comedy Central's Mark Normand shares hilariously insightful stories about working with Amy Schumer, Judd Apatow, and Louis CK. Mark also gets candid about how he grew from living in the hood of New Orleans to becoming comedy's trending white guy!
Listeners can expect to learn in detail about:
Performing on Conan and Late Night with Stephen Colbert
Prepping sets for late night
Being a straight white male in comedy
Mark's Joke writing process
How to pitch a TV show
Working with Judd Apatow, Louis CK, Amy Schumer
Word choice in writing comedy
Breaking the record for most sets in New York
The trial and error of creating comedy material
Organization tips for comics
- "In show business, everybody is scared at every level."
- "The industry wants you to draw a young demographic."
- "I do an hour of writing every day."
- "Joke writing is similar to molding clay."
- "You may try four jokes on stage and only one works."
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