Judah Friedlander

Judah Friedlander is an American actor and comedian, well known for his role as Frank Rossitano on NBC’s 30 Rock, also known for his trademark trucker hats, oversized glasses and unkempt appearance, which he retains in many of his screen roles.

Guest Appearances

November 26, 2020

Judah Friedlander and Jody Avirgan join Negin to talk turkey, Croatian family traditions, and Thanksgiving 2020. Later on, Tochi Onyebuchi and Sarah Pappalardo break down what boredom really means. Sarah explains why we’re actually all dogs. Honestly, it makes sense.

October 15, 2020

Judah Friedlander and Jody Avirgan join Negin to break down Amy Coney Barrett’s Supreme Court confirmation hearing and Trump’s decision to participate in a town hall competing with Joe Biden. They debate whether the SATs are helping or hurting students. Judah opens up about his dislike of school and discusses why memorizing facts isn’t enough.

August 30, 2018

Negin takes a break from the weekly news grind to deliver an episode that packs a punch! An all-star cast joins Negin for a Labor Day chat about unions, a debate on tipping and some tips on how to argue. The panel includes Judah Friedlander (30 Rock), Stephanie Butnick (Unorthodox), MC Frontalot (Question Bedtime), Mike Pesca (The Gist), Benari Poulten (The Nightly Show) and Scott Blakeman (Laughing Liberally).

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August 2, 2018

Comedian Judah Friedlander (30 Rock) and journalist Stephanie Butnick (Unorthodox) join Negin to chat about the legality of Trump’s new claim that collusion is not a crime. The panel also throws out their predictions for the outcome of the Mueller investigation. Then, they dig into the potential government shutdown and Trump’s new tax cut proposal. Plus, is Twitter making everyone a comedian?


This episode is sponsored by Psyonix and SugarBearHair (www.sugarbearhair.com.com/FAKE).

November 13, 2015

This week Randy and Jason discuss the dating app for bullies and the MLB’s inability to produce a calendar. Then, the Sklars welcome comedian and actor Judah Friedlander who talks about the proper way to do sports commentary, as well as the inspiration for his new book “If The Raindrops United.” Later, the gang gets into some takes that include an overbearing hockey dad, Lindsay Vonn’s dog fighting career, and Cam Newton’s thievery. Lastly, Chris Berman calls in to discuss his love of all things wine and women.

August 8, 2013

World Champion Judah Friedlander gives us tips on beating Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!! on this week’s edition of THE FOGELNEST FILES! Judah shares the origins of his World Champion character, tells us about going thrift shopping with Toby Radloff, and explains why he chose to audition for 30 Rock over Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip. Go leave a review for Late Night with Jimmy Fallon in the comments section of The Fogelnest Files on iTunes and head over to youtube.com/TheFogelnestFiles for the full playlist of this week’s episode!