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An “all access pass” to the entertainment business through the eyes of comedy manager/producer Barry Katz and the industry's biggest "behind the scenes" players who candidly reveal the risky decisions they made that led to the most groundbreaking internet, television, radio, music, and film content in the world. Combining humor, insight, and motivation; Katz premieres a new episode every Monday.

An “all access pass” to the entertainment business through the eyes of comedy manager/producer Barry Katz and the industry's biggest "behind the scenes" players who candidly reveal the risky decisions they made that led to the most groundbreaking internet, television, radio, music, and film content in the world. Combining humor, insight, and motivation; Katz premieres a new episode every Monday.
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Los Angeles, CA

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An “all access pass” to the entertainment business through the eyes of comedy manager/producer Barry Katz and the industry's biggest "behind the scenes" players who candidly reveal the risky decisions they made that led to the most groundbreaking internet, television, radio, music, and film content in the world. Combining humor, insight, and motivation; Katz premieres a new episode every Monday.

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@4barrykatz

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English

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10100 Santa Monica Blvd, 24th Floor Los Angeles, CA 90067-4003 424-238-2300


Episodes

Frazer Smith (Part 1 of 2)

12/10/2018
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FRAZER SMITH is an American radio personality, actor and stand-up comedian. He worked in Los Angeles, California at KROQ-FM from 1976 through 1979, KLOS from 1979 through 1984, KMET 1984 through 1986, KLSX 1986 through 1997, KLOS in 1997, and KRTH in 2002. He has played small roles in films and television shows and was one of the announcers on the TBS music video show Night Tracks from 1986 to 1988 and 1989 to 1991.

Duration:00:39:05

Jeremy Piven (Part 2 of 2)

12/6/2018
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JEREMY PIVEN is an American actor, comedian, and producer, best known for his role as Ari Gold in the HBO comedy series "Entourage," for which he won a Golden Globe Award and three consecutive Emmy Awards. He also starred in the British period drama "Mr Selfridge," and portrayed Spence Kovak on Ellen DeGeneres's sitcom "Ellen," as well as the head writer Jerry on "The Larry Sanders Show."

Duration:00:59:50

Jeremy Piven (Part 1 of 2)

12/3/2018
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JEREMY PIVEN is an American actor, comedian, and producer, best known for his role as Ari Gold in the HBO comedy series "Entourage," for which he won a Golden Globe Award and three consecutive Emmy Awards. He also starred in the British period drama "Mr Selfridge," and portrayed Spence Kovak on Ellen DeGeneres's sitcom "Ellen," as well as the head writer Jerry on "The Larry Sanders Show."

Duration:01:02:15

Larry King (Part 2 of 2)

11/29/2018
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LARRY KING has conducted over 40,000 interviews over a 60-year career and is recognized worldwide as one of the best media personalities of our time. Larry is still going strong and can be seen presently hosting “Larry King Now” on Ora TV, Hulu and RT. Celebrities, politicians, athletes and newsmakers from around the planet have experienced Larry King’s unique disarming interview style and come to trust him as a friend and talented professional. He is best known for his TV interview and...

Duration:00:44:50

Larry King (Part 1 of 2)

11/26/2018
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LARRY KING has conducted over 40,000 interviews over a 60-year career and is recognized worldwide as one of the best media personalities of our time. Larry is still going strong and can be seen presently hosting “Larry King Now” on Ora TV, Hulu and RT. Celebrities, politicians, athletes and newsmakers from around the planet have experienced Larry King’s unique disarming interview style and come to trust him as a friend and talented professional. He is best known for his TV interview and...

Duration:00:50:21

Best of Kevin Hart (Part 2 of 2)

11/22/2018
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KEVIN HART After an electrifying performance at amateur night in a Philadelphia comedy club, Kevin quit his shoe salesman job and began performing full time. However, it was his first appearance at the Montreal Just for Laughs Comedy Festival that led Hart into roles in feature films. In 2009, Hart’s one-hour Comedy Central special, “I’m A Grown Little Man,” became one of the highest rated specials for the network and in 2010, Hart’s DVD “Seriously...Funny” was one of the fastest selling...

Duration:01:20:29

Best of Kevin Hart (Part 1 of 2)

11/19/2018
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KEVIN HART After an electrifying performance at amateur night in a Philadelphia comedy club, Kevin quit his shoe salesman job and began performing full time. However, it was his first appearance at the Montreal Just for Laughs Comedy Festival that led Hart into roles in feature films. In 2009, Hart’s one-hour Comedy Central special, “I’m A Grown Little Man,” became one of the highest rated specials for the network and in 2010, Hart’s DVD “Seriously...Funny” was one of the fastest selling...

Duration:00:57:30

Jonathan Katz (Part 2 of 2)

11/16/2018
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JONATHAN KATZ is an American comedian, actor, and voice actor best known for his starring role in the animated sitcom "Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist" as Dr. Katz. He also is known for voicing Erik Robbins in the UPN/Adult Swim series "Home Movies." Katz has appeared in "Bob's Burgers" and "Adventure Time."

Duration:00:56:01

Jonathan Katz (Part 1 of 2)

11/12/2018
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JONATHAN KATZ is an American comedian, actor, and voice actor best known for his starring role in the animated sitcom "Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist" as Dr. Katz. He also is known for voicing Erik Robbins in the UPN/Adult Swim series "Home Movies." Katz has appeared in "Bob's Burgers" and "Adventure Time."

Duration:00:45:25

Adam Ray (Part 2 of 2)

11/11/2018
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ADAM RAY is an American actor and comedian, best known for being the bad guy opposite Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy in Paul Feig's buddy cop comedy "The Heat" and as a cast member in the rebooted series "MADtv" for the CW. He can also be seen in "Spy" with Melissa McCarthy and Jason Statham. Recently, he was seen in Paul Feig's reboot of "Ghostbusters," in which he voices the iconic character of SLIMER. Adam co-hosts the popular new comedy game show "SEPARATION ANXIETY" on TBS with...

Duration:01:15:29

Adam Ray (Part 1 of 2)

11/7/2018
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ADAM RAY is an American actor and comedian, best known for being the bad guy opposite Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy in Paul Feig's buddy cop comedy "The Heat" and as a cast member in the rebooted series "MADtv" for the CW. He can also be seen in "Spy" with Melissa McCarthy and Jason Statham. Recently, he was seen in Paul Feig's reboot of "Ghostbusters," in which he voices the iconic character of SLIMER. Adam co-hosts the popular new comedy game show "SEPARATION ANXIETY" on TBS with...

Duration:01:03:26

Gary Busey (Part 2 of 2)

11/3/2018
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GARY BUSEY is an American actor. Busey's first film appearance was as a biker in the low-budget Angels Hard as They Come (1971) and, over the next few years, he landed several film roles generally as a country hick/redneck or surly, rebellious types. His real breakthrough came in the film The Buddy Holly Story (1978), with Busey taking the lead role as Buddy Holly, in addition to playing guitar and singing all the vocals. His stellar performance scored him a Best Actor nomination and the...

Duration:00:48:55

Gary Busey (Part 1 of 2)

10/29/2018
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GARY BUSEY is an American actor. Busey's first film appearance was as a biker in the low-budget Angels Hard as They Come (1971) and, over the next few years, he landed several film roles generally as a country hick/redneck or surly, rebellious types. His real breakthrough came in the film The Buddy Holly Story (1978), with Busey taking the lead role as Buddy Holly, in addition to playing guitar and singing all the vocals. His stellar performance scored him a Best Actor nomination and the...

Duration:00:45:42

Big Jay Oakerson (Part 2 of 2)

10/26/2018
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Big Jay Oakerson is one of the most beloved and easily recognizable comedians in the world. His easy charm and dirty delivery endear him to audiences every night at The Comedy Cellar, The Stand and Stand Up New York. He regularly headlines across the country and playing festivals including Bonaroo, Jager's Korn tour, Rock Star Energy Drink's Mayhem Fest, Gathering of the Juggalos and Funny or Die’s Oddball Festival. Jay has also recently been featured on "This Is Not Happening" with Ari...

Duration:01:08:09

Big Jay Oakerson (Part 1 of 2)

10/22/2018
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Big Jay Oakerson is one of the most beloved and easily recognizable comedians in the world. His easy charm and dirty delivery endear him to audiences every night at The Comedy Cellar, The Stand and Stand Up New York. He regularly headlines across the country and playing festivals including Bonaroo, Jager's Korn tour, Rock Star Energy Drink's Mayhem Fest, Gathering of the Juggalos and Funny or Die’s Oddball Festival. Jay has also recently been featured on "This Is Not Happening" with Ari...

Duration:00:51:48

Howard Rosenman (Part 2 of 2)

10/18/2018
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Howard Rosenman is one of the most prolific producers in film and television, best known for the hilarious remake of "Father of The Bride" starring Steve Martin and Diane Keaton, the cult phenomenon "Buffy The Vampire Slayer" and "The Family Man" starring Nicolas Cage. Rosenman’s films have won 2 Peabody Awards, an Academy Award and top honors at the Sundance, Berlin and Cannes Film Festivals. His work ranges from such popular favorites as "Father of The Bride," "The Main Event" with Barbra...

Duration:01:30:55

Howard Rosenman (Part 1 of 2)

10/15/2018
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Howard Rosenman is one of the most prolific producers in film and television, best known for the hilarious remake of "Father of The Bride" starring Steve Martin and Diane Keaton, the cult phenomenon "Buffy The Vampire Slayer" and "The Family Man" starring Nicolas Cage. Rosenman’s films have won 2 Peabody Awards, an Academy Award and top honors at the Sundance, Berlin and Cannes Film Festivals. His work ranges from such popular favorites as "Father of The Bride," "The Main Event" with Barbra...

Duration:01:19:26

Nick Swardson (Part 2 of 2)

10/11/2018
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NICK SWARDSON grew up in the Minneapolis area and undertook his foray into entertainment as a standup comic, headlining dates at many nightspots in the Los Angeles area. His material often dealt with the absurdities of life as a young adult, including drugs and sex. Swardson moved into features not simply as a comedic actor, but as a scriptwriter -- first on the Jamie Kennedy vehicle "Malibu's Most Wanted" (2003), then via a long-running association with Adam Sandler's Happy Madison...

Duration:01:01:53

Nick Swardson (Part 1 of 2)

10/8/2018
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NICK SWARDSON grew up in the Minneapolis area and undertook his foray into entertainment as a standup comic, headlining dates at many nightspots in the Los Angeles area. His material often dealt with the absurdities of life as a young adult, including drugs and sex. Swardson moved into features not simply as a comedic actor, but as a scriptwriter -- first on the Jamie Kennedy vehicle "Malibu's Most Wanted" (2003), then via a long-running association with Adam Sandler's Happy Madison...

Duration:00:53:36

Melissa Villaseñor (Part 2 of 2)

10/4/2018
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Melissa Villaseñor is an American actress, stand-up comedian, and impressionist. She is currently a cast member on "Saturday Night Live" and was a semifinalist in season 6 of "America's Got Talent." She has also done voice work for the animated shows "Adventure Time," "Family Guy" and "TripTank." Most recently, Villaseñor has appeared on the second season of "HBO's Crashing."

Duration:00:39:24