Most of the interviews I do for this site involve me wearing my pajamas, because most of them are done over the phone. Every once in a while, however, I put on real clothes and get to meet the awesome people I’m talking to in person. I’m not going to lie and say I wasn’t a little nervous when I rolled up to the quaint little LA home of Marc Maron or at least the house he calls “home” on his show.
I wasn’t nervous because he’s a famous comedian. I’ve talked to lots of famous people (guess what, they’re just like us!), but I think I was nervous because [...]
Marc Maron's IFC series Maron returns for a third season this May. The network announced today that the new 13-episode season of Maron premieres on Thursday, May 14th at 10:00pm. The season will follow Maron as he "attempts to keep it together while trying to launch a new talk show, help a friend father a child (while avoiding his own dad) and salvage the relationships he actually has left. Marc’s future is uncertain as he tries to take his life to the next level while facing down old demons." Recurring stars Judd Hirsch, Sally Kellerman, Troy Ruptash, Andy Kindler, and Dave Anthony return in the new season, which is [...]
Marc Maron is returning to IFC next year. The network announced today that they've renewed his series Maron for a 13-episode third season slated to begin production this fall. The third season will premiere sometime in spring 2015, but no exact premiere date has been announced. "I am very proud of both seasons of the show and thrilled we're doing another one," Maron said in a statement. "Through all the episodes I can see the growth and evolution of the character, writing and comedy. I'm excited about getting back to the process. The character of Maron needs some work on and off screen and fortunately that's what drives the [...]
On last night's Jimmy Kimmel Live, Marc Maron told a story about the time he thought he was about to interview The Kids in the Hall's Kevin McDonald for his podcast but The Last King of Scotland director Kevin Macdonald showed up at his house instead. Click through for another clip from the interview.
Marc Maron's IFC show Maron returns for its second season tonight, and the show looks a little different than it did when we last saw it. IFC upped the show's episode order from 10 to 13 for season two, Maron is casting more of his standup peers on the show, and the new season finds the fictionalized version of himself he plays growing slightly more successful as his podcast and career start to take off. On top of that, Maron is now a season more experienced as a writer/actor, and he's adding director to his resume, as well, making his directorial debut with the show's comedy world-centric season [...]