Horatio Sanz

Horatio Sanz is an actor and a comedian. He made us laugh and think with characters such as Gobi the stoner and Jasper Hahn the perverted children’s cartoonist on Saturday Night Live. You may have seen him in the Comedy Central series Big Lake with former SNL cast-mate Chris Parnell, Nick Swardson’s Pretend Time, and Comedy Bang! Bang!

Guest Appearances

Robbie Fulks in Rocky Road Pie Town

improv4humans #215November 25, 2015

Chicago based singer-songwriter Robbie Fulks joins Mary Holland, John Gemberling, and Horatio Sanz for a very special musical edition of improv4humans with Matt Besser! Robbie performs songs live in-studio that will inspire scenes about marrying musicians in order to form a band,…


Death Spa: LIVE!

How Did This Get Made? #122October 30, 2015

LIVE from Largo in Los Angeles Paul, June, and Jason welcome Horatio Sanz to discuss the 1980's horror film Death Spa. They'll discuss 80's workout gear, paranormal-transgender villains, and whether or not this film can in fact be called a film. Additionally,…


Horatio Sanz

Never Not Funny #1711October 22, 2015

Cheering up with Horatio Sanz.


Motown Tea

Comedy Bang Bang #372August 31, 2015

It's a very musical episode of Comedy Bing Bong as the legendary John Lennon of The Beatles joins Scott as this week’s co-host and helps welcome singer Diane Coffee aka Shaun Fleming to play tracks off his new album “Everybody’s A Good…



Comedy Bang Bang #359June 29, 2015

The stars of The Meltdown with Jonah & Kumail, Jonah Ray & Kumail Nanjiani are back to bless us with math magic on today’s Comedy Bing Bong! Our old friend Shelly Driftwood stops by as well to tell us all about his…


Horatio Sanz

Join special guest host Samm Levine as he sits down with Saturday Night Live alum Horatio Sanz!  Horatio shares stories from the Chicago improv scene, his time on SNL, and his hatred of rats.  Stay tuned to the end for an unexpected…


Classic Switcheroo

Comedy Bang Bang #344April 9, 2015

Ryan Hansen and Jamie Chung of Hulu's Resident Advisors get it percolatin' on a B-B-B-ONUS-S-S Comedy Bing Bong! They'll tell us all about the fun they had while creating all these hours of content before The Hooray Show’s Horatio Sanz walks into…


LIVE from SXSW 2015 with Austin Lucas

improv4humans #179March 19, 2015

Matt Walsh, Horatio Sanz, and Shannon O'Neill commend you for finding this week’s improv4humans with Matt Besser recorded LIVE from SXSW on your favorite podcast app. Get ready to learn about the only beast noise app that you’ll ever want to own,…


LIVE from SXSW 2015

Comedy Bang Bang #339March 16, 2015

Comedy Bing! Bong! makes its way back to the South by Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas and Scott brings along his nephew Todd to serve as today's co-host! They welcome two of America's finest actors, Colin Hanks & Nick Kroll to the…


Pit Stop

Comedy Bang Bang #333February 9, 2015

Jack Antonoff of fun. & Bleachers finally makes his way onto Comedy Bing Bong for a serious chat about love. Scott & Jack talk about immortality, marriage, and Jack’s personal 10 commandments. Then, Susan and Jacob Brooks of Pit Stop in Beverly…


Peruvian Pullovers

Comedy Bang Bang #330January 19, 2015

Academy award winner Jim Rash joins the first timers club on today’s Comedy Bean Bag! Jim tells us about the upcoming 6th season of Community on Yahoo! Screen, potential plot lines involving his character Marquess of Queensberry on Mike Tyson Mysteries, and…


Horatio Sanz: The Dr. Phil/Victor Ramos Show LIVE from UCB-Sunset

Recorded LIVE from UCB-Sunset in Los Angeles is The Dr. Phil Show! Dr. Phil (Horatio Sanz) welcomes teenager Traci Reardon to talk about what is going on with the youth and what is the problem with adults. Then, Victor Ramos appears for…


Open Mike Eagle LIVE Xmas Special at UCBsunset

improv4humans #169January 8, 2015

Horatio Sanz, John Gemberling, and Matt Walsh welcome Open Mike Eagle to perform a song from his latest album Dark Comedy on this week’s improv4humans with Matt Besser LIVE from the new UCB Sunset theatre! They’ll also explore how ecstasy etchings become…


Bang! Bang! Into Your Mouth!

Comedy Bang Bang #327January 5, 2015

House of Pies star Ben Schwartz aka Benny Schwaz & Saturday Night Pies alum Horatio Sanz are back to kick off the new year on Comedy Bing Bong! Everyone chats about Scott’s time working at Disneyland, Horatio dressing like Captain Crunch for…


Eric the Intern Returns: Live at the UCBsunset

improv4humans #163December 4, 2014

Horatio Sanz, Betsy Sodaro, and Stephanie Allynne welcome back Eric the Paid Intern on this week's improv4humans with Matt Besser LIVE from the new UCB Sunset theatre! Eric tells us about his recent break up with his fiance and shares a man…


The Hooray Show

Earwolf Presents #28November 25, 2014

Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to The Hooray Show! Join your host Horatio Sanz and his producer Chad Krueger as they invite you into Bro Bro Studios where anything can happen. Expect some good ol' chit chat with some of Horatio's friends, special…


LIVE from LA Podfest 2014

improv4humans #154October 2, 2014

Ian Roberts, Lauren Lapkus, and Horatio Sanz join Matt Besser for a spectacular improv4humans recorded LIVE from the LA Podfest 2014! Equating sex to chinese food, encountering cocaine users in a bathroom, a live theatre experience complete with real dead bodies, and…


Gumbo Challenge

Comedy Bang Bang #313September 29, 2014

Ben Schwartz aka Benny Schwaz of House of Pies is here along with musical guest Paul Banks of Interpol on this week’s musical episode of Comedy Bing Bong! They talk about Interpol’s new album El Pintor and good heckles for bands before…


LIVE from Just For Laughs and Outside Lands Festival

improv4humans #148August 21, 2014

It's a double header of improv4humans with Matt Besser this week as we travel to Montreal for the Just For Laughs Festival with special guests Zach Woods, Horatio Sanz, Chris Gethard, and John Gemberling! Take a listen as they learn about the…


Wide Fondly Brush

Who Charted? #189July 16, 2014

The coolest man on the planet, Horatio Sanz, joins KuKu and your Summah Man, Howard Kremer, on this week's Who Charted. Tune in to hear Howard explain how to deal with a Summah set back, Horatio give his top Summah tips, and…


Best of improv4humans Vol. 5

improv4humans #141July 3, 2014

That time has come once again humans! The best of improv4humans with Matt Besser volume 5 is here featuring an amazing roster of the greatest improvisers in the universe including Joe Wengert, Sean Clements, Dominic Dierkes, Jason Mantzoukas, Lennon Parham, Jessica St.…


Back to Barz, Back to Reality

Comedy Bang Bang #288May 22, 2014

Randy & Jason Sklar make their way from Sklarbro Country as they return to the land of Comedy Bang! Bang! on this week's b-b-b-onus episode! The Sklarbros chat about their new comedy special “What Are We Talking About” which is available on…


4/20 Special

improv4humans #130April 20, 2014

Celebrate 4/20 with Horatio Sanz, Mike Still, Jon Gabrus, and John Gemberling on a special 4/20 episode of improv4humans with Matt Besser! Get baked and tune in as the guys fulfill the prophecy of the Elder Scrolls, hunt shit ghosts, and follow…


Best of improv4humans Vol. 4

improv4humans #128.5April 15, 2014

Humans, it's time for the best of improv4humans with Matt Besser volume 4 featuring a tremendous roster of the greatest improvisers including Andy Daly, Lennon Parham, John Gemberling, Paul Rust, Sean Conroy, Katie Dippold, Seth Morris, Alex Fernie, Ben Rodgers, Anthony King,…


Their Name Is Korn

improv4humans #126March 27, 2014

Welcome to improv4humans with Matt Besser! Join Matt Besser, 4 humans --Horatio Sanz, John Gemberling, Michael Delaney, and Brian Huskey-- and 1 musician, David Bazan, for this extra special musically inspired episode of improv4humans. On this episode you'll learn all about trying to…


Vape Cod

Comedy Bang Bang #273February 24, 2014

Parks and Recreation's Jim O'Heir makes his way from Pawnee for his debut appearance on today's Comedy Bing Bong! Jim takes us through the many masks he wears as an actor and explains how the audition he did for the role of…


My Demons High

Who Charted? #164January 22, 2014

SNL alum and CBB regular Horatio Sanz joins Ku-Ku and How How for a real love fest on today's Who Charted! They chat about Drake on SNL, new year's resolutions, and being tough in the city while counting down Billboard’s Pop Music…



Comedy Bang Bang #263January 6, 2014

House of Pies star Ben Schwartz aka Benny Schwaz is here to share his new year's resolutions on another edition of Comedy Bing Bang Theory! After some wonderful duets, Coco Marx (Groucho Marx’s grandson) returns to tell us about his past in…


Live from UCB-LA

improv4humans #114January 2, 2014

Start off the new year right with Horatio Sanz, Matt Walsh, and Rob Huebel in a next level improv4humans recorded LIVE from the Upright Citizens Brigade theatre in Los Angeles! Shit detectives are on the case, terrifying camp legends are shared, and…


Blanket of Semen

Sklarbro Country #177December 13, 2013

Improv and comedy legend Horatio Sanz always knocks out his performances whether he’s playing the straight man to Amy Poehler or playing a retiring monster truck driver on Comedy Bang! Bang! Horatio joins the Sklars to talk about the time his brothers…


Nubile Agape

Comedy Bang Bang #261December 9, 2013

The holidays are a time to spend with family so gather round the ol' laptop and listen to a special Bing! Bong! Comedy! with Who Charted? co-host/Scott's wiiife Kulap Vilaysack and comedian Shelby Fero of the Analyze Fish family! We’ll hear about…


LIVE from Bumbershoot Pt. 2

improv4humans #109November 28, 2013

Be thankful today for having Tim Meadows, Horatio Sanz, Brian Huskey, and Matt Besser return for part two of a very special improv4humans recorded LIVE from Bumbershoot! Listen as they take a tour of the space needle, play a high stakes game…


Half A Score

Comedy Bang Bang #247October 7, 2013

Comedy legend and Saturday Night Fever Live star Tim Meadows makes his first visit to the podcast on this week's Comedy Bang Bang! After Tim and Scott discuss the ins and outs of laser eye surgery and the SNL writing process, musician…


LIVE from Bumbershoot Pt. 1

improv4humans #99September 19, 2013

Be cool, don’t be that guy, and instead listen as Tim Meadows, Horatio Sanz, and Brian Huskey join Matt Besser for part one of a very special improv4humans recorded LIVE from Bumbershoot! Prepare yourself to hear what happens when Elvis Presley hosts…


Bonus Cut: Best of What's Bothering You? Special

improv4humans #98.5September 17, 2013

We’ve gathered some of our favorite What’s Bothering You? segments for this week’s special bonus episode of improv4humans which features an all-star roster of improvisers which includes Eugene Cordero, Pamela Murphy, Billy Merritt, Andy Daly, Stephanie Allynne, Chris Kula, Sean Clements, Neil…


Bonus Cut: Little Messiah

improv4humans #96.5September 3, 2013

Horatio Sanz, Brian Huskey, and Neil Campbell quickly find out that taking care of a little messiah takes a lot of work on this week’s bonus episode of improv4humans! Enjoy! Attention humans, please go to the Earwolf forums to let us know…


Jackie Robotson

improv4humans #96August 29, 2013

Horatio Sanz, Brian Huskey, and Neil Campbell share some embarrassing stories that inspire some amazing scenes on this week’s improv4humans! They’ll also tackle serious issues that include dealing with terrible nick names, figuring out how to fix the steroid problem in Major…



Comedy Bang Bang #226June 24, 2013

Comedy juggernaut Paul Feig returns to the podcast for the first time since 2011 on today's Comedy Bang Bang! Paul shares his philosophy on improvising, discusses recording ADR jokes and talks about his latest feature THE HEAT, which opens in theaters nationwide…


Bonus Cut: Getting Gronk

improv4humans #79.5May 7, 2013

Horatio Sanz, Ben Schwartz, and Lauren Lapkus join Matt Besser for a bonus improvised scene inspired by the drunk shenanigans of professional athletes. Pick up Matt Besser’s new comedy album “Woo Pig Sooie: Comedy for Atheists” at mattbesser.com and Dragoon’s new album…


Psychedelic Sign Twirling

improv4humans #79May 2, 2013

Horatio Sanz, Ben Schwartz, and Lauren Lapkus joined Matt Besser for another amazing livestreamed episode of improv4humans! Listen as they hear from some humans to inspire scenes that involve recording a dating service video, awful smelling library books, and drug tests. Check…


Star Graves

Comedy Bang Bang #213April 15, 2013

Comedian extraordinaire Jerrod Carmichael returns just in time to do his taxes on today’s Comedy Bang Bang! Jerrod shares his love of triumphant white people music, why he saves his checks, and what he’s working on this year. The proprietor of Star…


Fill My Butt With Air!

improv4humans #69February 28, 2013

Protect your cats from cat shavers and tune into today’s improv4humans with incredible improvisers Tim Meadows, Horatio Sanz, and Sean Conroy! Stop kicking those pigs and listen to improvised scenes about drone boobs, smiling for pictures, and cum weighing. Check out the…



Comedy Bang Bang #192January 7, 2013

Fan favorite and “House of Pies” star Ben Schwartz tells us about his plans for the new year on today’s Comedy Bang Bang! Ben & Scott recall performing together in Ben’s improv show “Snowpants,” recreate Ben’s favorite Bane sketch, and talk about…


Best of improv4humans Vol. 2

improv4humans #56November 29, 2012

Once again we asked YOU which were some of your favorite scenes from the past episodes of improv4humans and we put together volume 2 of this special collection of improvised scenes. Listen to an all star cast of improvisers create scenes based…


Live from RIOT LA

improv4humans #53November 8, 2012

Recorded LIVE from the Smell during the RIOT LA Comedy Festival is an improv4humans that will make you believe in magic! Horatio Sanz, Jon Daly, Ben Schwartz, and Ian Roberts cover everything from Hitler mustaches, dueling Bill Cosbys, and the Borat epidemic.…


What Did I Just Watch?

The Fogelnest Files #4October 2, 2012

Get back into your viewing positions for another LIVE edition of THE FOGELNEST FILES! Recorded live at UCB-LA, Jake Fogelnest welcomes Steve Agee and Horatio Sanz to look at clips that will make you ask the question, “What did I just watch?”…


Best of improv4humans Vol. 1

improv4humans #45September 20, 2012

We took to the Earwolf Forums and asked YOU which were the best scenes in the past episodes of improv4humans and had so many to choose from that we split them into two very special sampler episodes. Enjoy this pu-pu platter of…


Eric the Paid Intern

improv4humans #34July 5, 2012

Eric the Paid Intern is leaving Earwolf to take a job in facial recognition software (because he's a genius) so here are some awesome Eric interviews and improv scenes that we've saved up from past episodes. Hear improv from Horatio Sanz, Adam…


Bonus Cut: Balloon Baggage

improv4humans #32.5June 26, 2012

Time to board your flight to this week's bonus episode. Horatio Sanz and Sean Conroy join Matt Besser to discuss airport frustrations. Oh, that 5'6" human-shaped balloon filled with helium? That's nothing. Pay that no mind.


Michael Cock Duncan

improv4humans #32June 21, 2012

How about you go speed dating with four of the best improvisers on the planet: Horatio Sanz, Sean Conroy, Matt Walsh, and of course, Matt Besser. They may give you the third degree, but they will also provide you with aural bacon…


Twirly Burrito

improv4humans #19March 22, 2012

Put down that Cookie Crisp and listen to improv4humans! While we couldn't afford to get Lindsay Lohan on the show, we were able to track down Sean Clements, Dominic Dierkes, and Horatio Sanz who join Matt Besser for a game of college…


Man with a Can

improv4humans #10January 19, 2012

We're back once more with improv4humans and we have three rare, endangered species in the studio this week: Joe Wengert, Andy Daly, and Horatio Sanz. They join Matt for an in-depth discussion of Dodi Fayed, a look at the day in the life of…

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