Gillian Jacobs

Gillian Jacobs delights and entertains the country every Thursday night on NBC’s Community. She delights and entertains a much smaller population in Los Angeles as a frequent performer in The Paul F. Tompkins Show and The Thrilling Adventure Hour. Before her life-changing move towards comedy, Gillian held dramatic roles on shows like The Good Wife, The Book of Daniel, and Fringe.

Guest Appearances

Gillian Jacobs

Actor, Producer and Director Gillian Jacobs joins Andy Richter to discuss growing up as an only child, Juilliard, learning on the job, and more.


Give It To Gilli!

Comedy Bang Bang #719August 15, 2021

Actress and podcaster Gillian Jacobs joins Scott to talk about the new season of her podcast Periodic Talks, the Fear Street movie trilogy on Netflix, and Back to the Future Part III. Then, cartographer Henry Sames stops by to talk about his…


Rather Good

Comedy Bang Bang #696March 7, 2021

TV veterans Gillian Jacobs and Diona Reasonover join Scott to talk about Diona’s role on NCIS, Gillian’s time at Juilliard, and their new STEM focused podcast Periodic Talks (formerly If/Then). Later, Al A. Peterson aka The Smooth Criminal returns looking for new…


Popcorn World

Comedy Bang Bang #679October 25, 2020

Old favorite Gillian Jacobs returns to CBB and talks to Scott about her new horror film “Come Play,” directing an episode of the documentary series “Marvel’s 616,” and plants. Then, Alimony Tony returns and receives an interesting proposition from Gillian. Plus, Orville…


Know What I'm Saying?

Comedy Bang Bang #548May 27, 2018

Gillian Jacobs of Netflix’s LOVE returns to Comedy Bang! Bang! to talk about her new film Ibiza on Netflix and skeletons before Lavinia Marsh Caruthers aka Shevel Knievel the Lady Daredevil bursts into the studio to talk about which stunt she’s most…


Body Parts: LIVE!

HDTGM All-stars Gillian Jacobs and Claudia O’Doherty of Netflix’s Love join Paul and Jason to discuss the 1991 horror thriller film Body Parts. Recorded live from Largo at the Coronet in Los Angeles, they cover everything from the quiet to loud serious…


Liquid Meal Spheres

Comedy Bang Bang #474March 6, 2017

"Love"-ers Gillian Jacobs and Paul Rust join Scott to talk about grilling auditionees for their show and why fire hydrants belong in the New No-Nos. Plus, children's entertainer Big Chunky Bubbles returns to discuss his favorite chowders and the proper methods of…


LOVE Is Thicker Than Water

Comedy Bang Bang #401February 15, 2016

The co-creator and co-stars of the new Netflix original series LOVE, Paul Rust and Gillian Jacobs return on this week's Comedy Bang! Bang! They'll talk all about their new show in full detail (including how many butts we will see), Gillian shares…


The Wedding of Gilli and Garry

Comedy Bang Bang #335February 16, 2015

You're cordially invited to attend the wedding of Gillian Jacobs & Garry Marshall on this special episode of Comedy Bing Bong. Master singer-songwriter Colin Hay of Men at Work is playing songs from his new record “Next Year People” to celebrate their…


Sex Party Season

Comedy Bang Bang #272February 17, 2014

IT'S BEEN a long time since the previously married Garry Marshall & Gillian Jacobs have been on Comedy Bean Bag but now they're here to set things straight. Will Gilli (sorry!) ever get stinkin' rich? What gets Underworld series director Len Wiseman's…


A Squirmy Squirmy

Who Charted? #163January 15, 2014

Find out if Community's Gillian Jacobs is a dark horse on today’s Who Charted! Friends, Pittsburgh, and Prince are all discussed during the Billboard Heat Seekers Songs chart along with the debut of an all new Music Chart theme! Then, we hear…


A Peanut In The Rain

Comedy Bang Bang #222June 3, 2013

Take a break from grabbing that tasty air and enjoy a fresh episode of Comedy Bing Bong! The iconic Garry Marshall is back with Gillian Jacobs to deal with some unfinished business that occurred since the last time they were on the…


Gillian Jacobs

One of the stars of NBC's cult favorite Community, Gillian Jacobs, sits down with Kevin to discuss her hunger for acting as a child flourishing into a thriving career. Learn of Jacob’s passion for Shakespeare, her long standing devotion to NPR, and what…


Garry Unmarried

Comedy Bang Bang #199February 6, 2013

Old pals Gillian Jacobs and Garry Marshall return to give us an update on their relationship on today’s Comedy Bing Bong! Want to know what went wrong in their marriage? How about the truth behind Garry’s deceased wife Barbara? Will there be…


Friends Without Words

Comedy Bang Bang #180October 15, 2012

Community’s Gillian Jacobs returns to bury the hatchet with Scott on today’s Comedy Bang Bang! Gillian brings awareness to the fact that the Zynga corporation is out to get her and wedding bells are heard when she falls for co-host Garry Marshall.…


Words with Friends

Comedy Bang Bang #158May 14, 2012

If you like television, you'll love this week's episode of Comedy Bang Bang! From the newly renewed NBC comedy Community, Gillian Jacobs is here to seek forgiveness for her iPhone indiscretions and give us just a taste of how she got her big television…


Andi Callahan, RN

Comedy Bang Bang #119August 22, 2011

They say laughter is the best medicine. If that is the case, take out your IV and put it your earbuds because we have a great new episode of Comedy Bang Bang for you! We have two first time guests: Gillian Jacobs…

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