Greg Hess

Greg Hess

Greg Hess is a writer and performer in Los Angeles. Hess began his career in the Chicago comedy scene as a member of critically acclaimed groups Cook County Social Club and the Improvised Shakespeare Company, as well as the Second City national touring company. He performs frequently at the Upright Citizen’s Brigade and Largo at the Coronet, on the nationally syndicated public radio show Live From Here (APM) and co-hosts the hit podcast MEGA. In addition to his work in film and television, he has developed original pilots for Comedy Central, Adult Swim, Showtime and Warner Bros. He is a graduate of the School at Steppenwolf and the Second City Conservatory.

Guest Appearances

June 25, 2023

Comedian Myq Kaplan joins Scott to talk about his new comedy special “Live From The Universe”, his new book “Heart Brain Art Train”, and getting into comedy via singing.

March 1, 2023

Hollywood celebrity David Cross joins Scott to talk about his latest Worst Daddy In The World stand-up tour, Mr. Show, and his joke writing process.

November 18, 2020

On a special post-election improv4humans, Matt Besser is joined by Todd and Marlene Stickovich from Holland, Michigan to hear why they’re still confident that Donald Trump will be declared the winner of the presidency. Plus, celebrity guest Tim Allen (Kenny Stevenson) joins in to share his takes on socialism, the state of comedy, and more.

September 13, 2020

We meet an angry boy that just might be Skullmaster’s secret son.


Arnie: Arnie Niekamp
Chunt: Adal Rifai
Usidore: Matt Young
Skullson Bastard : Greg Hess
Mysterious Man: Tim Sniffen

Producers: Arnie Niekamp, Matt Young, and Adal Rifai
Post-Production Coordination: Garrett Schultz
Earwolf Producer: Kimmie Lucas
Editor: Stephen Dranger
Special Assistance: Ryan DiGiorgi
Magic Tavern Logo: Allard Laban
Theme Music: Andy Poland

July 23, 2018

Marina Del Rey High’s shop teacher Gary Gove Jensen (Greg Hess) joins Marissa and Listler for this week’s WOMP It Up! Gary describes his experience teaching everything from lean-tos to self defense before getting into his hometown heroes during Hot Topix. Then, we’ll hear about the beef with Bulletproof coffee during What’s Cheesing You, and things get personal on Listler’s Love Lockdown before Gary digs deep to find out what made him who he is today during Spotlight On.