Ryan Gaul

Ryan Gaul is a Groundlings fella who’s been seen on television in shows like 10 Items or Less.

Guest Appearances

Wet Day Special

Comedy Bang Bang #752April 10, 2022

Happy Wet Day to all! Wet Day co-creator Paul F. Tompkins joins Scott to chat about baseball uniforms, Wet Day carols, and the Super Soldier serum. Then, grandfathers Spike and Ike Minksalmon stop by to warn listeners to stay away from their…


The Calvins Triplets vs. The Baxter Triplets

Comedy Bang Bang #735November 29, 2021

Prized horse fighters Bever Hopox, Chico Hands, and Bisby St. Hancock aka The Calvins Triplets of Calvin’s Family Bee Honey Taffy Farm and Horse Fighting Ranch join Scott to settle a beef between them and The Baxter Triplets of The Baxter FKA…


Hey, Where is Everybody?

Comedy Bang Bang #718August 8, 2021

The stars of Star Trek: Lower Decks, Tawny Newsome and Jack Quaid join Scott to talk all about the upcoming second season of Star Trek: Lower Decks. Then, background artist Darryl Who stops by to talk about his on set experiences with…


Thunder Bucket

Comedy Bang Bang #694February 21, 2021

Actor Adam Brody (The O.C., Shazam!) makes his long awaited return to CBB! Adam talks to Scott about his new movie The Kid Detective, his role in Promising Young Woman, and rocket scientist Jack Parsons. Then, business man Gary Candles drops by…


The Calvins Family Telethon Extravaganza

Comedy Bang Bang #677October 11, 2020

Bever Hopox, Chico Hands, and Bisby St. Hancock aka The Calvins Triplets of Calvin’s Family Bee Honey Taffy Farm and Horse Fighting Ranch join Scott for a special Telethon Extravaganza to sell some of their taffy. Remember, ya gotta laugh!


You Get It?

Comedy Bang Bang #666July 26, 2020

Comedian/actor Yassir Lester joins Scott and co-host Bean Dip to talk about opposites, Twitter, and playing the character of Yassir on Black Monday. Then, financial advisor Douglas Gropes returns to talk about his new delivery service. Plus, musician Leo Carpazzi (creator of…


Leg Thickeners, Crows + Good Trash vs Bad Trash with Ryan Gaul

Burnt and Joan are back this week with Doug in the mudroom, Escrow the dog and posts about crows and lemons and limes. Plus, John (Ryan Gaul) joins us in the studio to break down the difference between good trash vs bad…


Steak My Day

Comedy Bang Bang #647March 29, 2020

Burnt Millipede and Joan Pedestrian, hosts of The Neighborhood Listen podcast join Scott to talk about some of the residents of their hometown of Dignity Falls, the awards Joan has won as top realtor of her town, and why Burnt isn’t allowed…


The Stars of Between Two Ferns: The Movie

Comedy Bang Bang #619September 15, 2019

Zach Galifianakis, Lauren Lapkus, Ryan Gaul, Jiavani Linayao of Between Two Ferns: The Movie join Scott to talk about the numbers on the call sheet, improvised scenes that didn’t make the final cut, and the most fun/worst day working on the movie.…


20th Anniversary Special

Comedy Bang Bang #601May 13, 2019

Kulap Vilaysack joins Scott to break off another hundo! They chat about her documentary Origin Story  now available online, the 20th anniversary of their first date, and the elevator pitch for Origin Story. Then, fitness expert Becky stops by to talk about…


10th Anniversary Part 1

Comedy Bang Bang #599April 28, 2019

Scott Aukerman celebrates the 10th Anniversary of Comedy Bang! Bang! by implementing a true open door policy and welcomes fan favorite guests of the show over the last 10 years! Part One Featuring: Jason Mantzoukas Andy Daly Paul F. Tompkins Seth Morris…


Butt First

Comedy Bang Bang #586February 10, 2019

Comedian extraordinaire Rhea Butcher joins Scott to talk about the writing process, top 3 things to get rid of from a daily routine, and touring with many fart jokes. Then, cool astronaut Devon Westinghouse drops by to talk about his upcoming trip…


2018 Holiday Spectacular

Comedy Bang Bang #579December 16, 2018

Join Scott as he invites old friends and new friends to celebrate the greatest Holiday tradition, the Comedy Bang! Bang! Holiday Spectacular! Expect appearances from Jason “Heynong Man” Mantzoukas, intern Gino Lambardo, Santa Claus, Big Sue Claus, Rudi North, John Lennon, and…


The Calvins Triplets

Comedy Bang Bang #566September 23, 2018

Prized horse fighters Bever Hopox, Chico Hands, and Bisby St. Hancock aka The Calvins Triplets stop by Comedy Bang! Bang! once again! This time around, they join Scott while on their press tour to talk about their big plans of franchising and…


Eudora, AR

Paul F. Tompkins welcomes all the distracted people back to Spontaneanation! This time out, Paul’s special guest is Jay Ellis of HBO’s Insecure! Jay chats about which country is the most romantic and why, the perils of long bus rides, and his…


Hey, Keep Readin'

Comedy Bang Bang #552June 24, 2018

Former CBB band leader “Weird Al” Yankovic joins Scott to reflect on hitting the road for his Ridiculously Self-Indulgent, Ill-Advised Vanity Tour, getting relaxed on stage, and putting in the hard work for all 77 shows. Then, physician Dr. Peter Fash returns to…


San Diego Airport

Paul F. Tompkins welcomes everyone born on Earth back to Spontaneanation! This time out, Paul’s special guest is actor/improviser/writer Ryan Gaul of The Last O.G.! Ryan chats about what he wants someone to whisper in his ear, his afterlife beliefs as a…


Ryan Gaul, Our Close Friend

Hollywood Handbook #225February 13, 2018

Ku-Ku and the Clem Dawg welcome RYAN GAUL from Berjerllion into the studio to do some of their famous segments. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace (code: THEBOYS), Wargaming (code: HOLLYWOOD18), and Blue Apron.


The Belly of a Whale

Paul F. Tompkins welcomes all back to Spontaneanation! This time out, Paul’s special guests are Beth Newell and Sarah Pappalardo, editors and co-founders of Reductress! Beth and Sarah chat about whether or not they’ve ever stolen anything, being propositioned by an older…


High School Reunion

Paul F. Tompkins welcomes listeners to a spoOoky edition of Spontaneanation! This time out, Paul’s special guest return guest and first 4-time guest is Busy Philipps of HBO’s Vice Principals! Busy chats about the one kind of cuisine she would eat her entire…


South Street Philadelphia

Paul F. Tompkins arrives a bit late but just on time to welcome everyone to Spontaneanation! This time out, Paul’s special guest is Ana Ortiz of Devious Maids! They chat about at what moment did Ana feel the most adult, hookers breaking…


The Calvins Twins Return

Comedy Bang Bang #514October 16, 2017

Prized horse fighters Bever Hopox and Chico Hands aka The Calvins Twins are back in the saddle to chat about their love of Harry Potter, inducting themselves into their own Horse Fighting Hall of Fame, and auditioning for the movie Willow. Plus,…


LIVE at Now Hear This

Who Charted? #354September 13, 2017

Actor Ryan Gaul returns for a live Who Charted from this year’s Now Hear This podcast festival! He joins Howard and Kulap to pitch new names for Kid Rock and to count down a controversial Music Chart. Then Ryan talks about acting…


Genie Awareness

Comedy Bang Bang #487May 15, 2017

Classically trained actor Haley Joel Osment, best known for his role of Slow Joey on the Comedy Bang! Bang! TV show returns to talk about his new show on Amazon called “Oasis,” what’s going on with his character from The Sixth Sense,…


The 8th Anniversary Show!

Scott celebrates 8 years of Comedy Bang! Bang! with his intern Gino Lambardo, Buddy Valastro aka The Cake Boss, and show favorites. We’ll hear from the writer/singer of America’s Funniest Home Videos theme song, a community activist & her world traveling sister,…


The Evigan Way

Comedy Bang Bang #476March 20, 2017

Dr. Martinia Johansson joins Scott this week to talk about the challenges of being a physician as well as owning a Quiznos, previously working at a Subway, and believing that bugs are robots. Then, nail technician Tracy Evigan of Stiletto Nail Bar…


2016 Holiday Spectacular

Comedy Bang Bang #463December 12, 2016

Scott is having the holiday blues and has some old friends and new friends join him to cheer him up on this year’s Holiday episode of Comedy Bang! Bang! Expect appearances by future CBB host Jason Mantzoukas, intern Gino Lambardo, John Lennon…


Persons of Interest

Comedy Bang Bang #460November 28, 2016

Feliz Novi-Doggie! Musical legend and CBB TV band leader “Weird Al” Yankovic joins Scott to share his thoughts on the series finale of Comedy Bang! Bang!, the possibility of retiring from public life, and a potential all accordion album. Then, Detective James…


Train Station: Live from Largo

Paul F. Tompkins welcomes the audience back to Spontaneanation, recorded in front of a LIVE audience at the world-famous Largo at The Coronet! This week, Paul’s special guest is SNL alum Horatio Sanz! They chat about what Horatio's "Sliding Doors" career would…


Nasty Lyrics

Comedy Bang Bang #449October 10, 2016

Paul F. Tompkins of Spontaneanation and star of Seeso’s Bajillion Dollar Propertie$ joins Scott on this week’s Comedy Bang! Bang! As Paul and Scott sing the National Anthem, they wonder what cavemen invented singing and we hear deets on the second season…


Master of Horror

Comedy Bang Bang #448October 3, 2016

Master of Modern Horror, Robert Kirkman, creator of The Walking Dead makes his first appearance on this week’s Comedy Bang! Bang! Robert and Scott chat about the upcoming season of The Walking Dead, how young is too young to watch scary TV…


Gabrielle's Quinceañera

Paul F. Tompkins welcomes anyone with a moth in their throat to this week’s episode of Spontaneanation! This week, Paul’s special guest is Rachel Bloom of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend! They chat about Rachel's favorite Prince song, her father's weird sense of humor, and pretending…


Government Pizza

Comedy Bang Bang #433July 11, 2016

Comedian extraordinaire Aparna Nancherla joins Scott on this week's Comedy Bang! Bang! to talk about the last letter she wrote, how would she revise the government if she could change any law, and  some of the topics she covers on her new…


A Coffee Plantation in Bali: Live from SXSW

Paul F. Tompkins welcomes all Texans and those on the internet to this episode of Spontaneanation, recorded in front of a live audience at the 2016 South By Southwest Festival in Austin, TX! This week, Paul’s special guest is Who Charted? and Bajillion Dollar Propertie$'…


Don't Mix Alcohol and Wine

Who Charted? #285May 18, 2016

Actor Ryan Gaul joins Howard and Kulap on this week's Who Charted. During the Billboard's Top 5 Hip-Hop and R&B chart, they discuss Beyoncé vs. Rihanna and what Ryan's dog found in the woods. The movies chart inspires conversation about running out…


The 3 Year Diet

Comedy Bang Bang #417April 25, 2016

Shane Torres, comedian extraordinaire returns now as a New Yorker on this week's Comedy Bang! Bang! Shane joins Scott to chat about his 5 year plan, moving from Portland to the Big Apple, and the finale to the saga of the other…


Shut the Fuck Door!

Comedy Bang Bang #407March 14, 2016

The entire cast of Seeso's Bajillion Dollar Propertie$ joins Scott on this week's Comedy Bang! Bang! Paul F. Tompkins, Dan Ahdoot, Drew Tarver, Mandell Maughan, Ryan Gaul, Tawny Newsome, and Tim Baltz are in the studio ready to answer the important questions…


Prayer Orgy

Comedy Bang Bang #398February 1, 2016

A very treasured special guest who shall not be named joins Scott to do some vocal exercises, play a game of "False or True?", and to talk about departing The Daily Show for her new TBS show Full Frontal with Samantha Bee.…


Signature Cocktails

Glitter in the Garbage might be approaching a break, but we're going full speed ahead! Ladies of the 90s, awkward gift exchanges, bad parenting, bad commercials, bad food, everything Drew, Ryan, and Fortune love! Savor it like a delicious last-minute Thanksgiving dessert!

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