“Compelling and hilarious comedian-poet; truly one of the greatest of all time.” —Louis C.K.
Comedian; podcast revolutionary; TV writer and producer; author. The multifaceted Marc Maron sky-rocketed to household-name status almost immediately following the 2009 launch of WTF with Marc Maron, his renegade podcast recorded in his Los Angeles garage. Maron’s word-of-mouth notoriety is inseparable from his genius as a conversationalist and improviser. In his podcast and in
Maron, his IFC television series, the off-the-cuff funnyman draws on his tenure as a stand-up comic by embracing spontaneity to summon the unfiltered, authentic, and, quite often, brutally honest—all ingredients for brilliant comedic storytelling. WTF interviewees ranging from Robin Williams to President Obama have sat for sessions in Maron’s garage, laying themselves bare for the host’s regular mix of congenial bonhomie, incisive inquisition, and smart, subversive humor.
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