Kevin Avery

Kevin Avery is a comedian, producer, and writer of HBO’s Last Week Tonight. He has also had the distinction of being the head writer on the critically acclaimed and criminally short FX original series, Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell. His other television writing credits include VH1′s Best Week Ever.

Host Information

Denzel Washington Is The Greatest Actor Of All Time Period

Comedians W. Kamau Bell & Kevin Avery are absolutely certain of one thing: Denzel Washington is the greatest actor of all time. And every week they will prove it as they talk Denzel with guests, share the latest "Denzel News" and review every Denzel movie in alphabetical order (mostly). Looking for the archives? All episodes older than 6 months can be found exclusively on Stitcher Premium, ad-free. Go to and use promo code EARWOLF for 1 month free (and $5 off the annual plan!)

Guest Appearances

Christmas Problematics

Who Charted? #317December 28, 2016

This week, writer/comedian/podcaster Kevin Avery joins Howard and Kulap to send off 2016 in a chartacular fashion! They count down iTunes' Top 5 Holiday Songs while Kevin gives the scoop on his musical history and his appearance on "Last Week Tonight." Then,…


Sklarbro County 240

Sklarbro Country #335.5December 27, 2016

This week, writer and comedian Kevin Avery joins Randy and Jason in the County. They chat about Kevin's podcast "Denzel Washington Is The Greatest Actor Of All Time Period" before swapping personal Denzel experiences. Then, Daniel Van Kirk brings stories about a…


Racist Stuff White People Believe

The Cracked Podcast #70April 13, 2015

The entertainment industry has a great way of being subtly racist while proclaiming their open-mindedness. Case in point: the Sony email hack revealed the studio didn't pursue a sequel to the Denzel Washington film 'The Equalizer' because "the international motion picture audience…


Voice Too American

Yo, Is This Racist? #553January 2, 2015

Andrew Ti and special guest Kevin Avery finish the week off by discussing a caller’s question about a voice sounding too American for the name given. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.


Stories Through White Eyes

Yo, Is This Racist? #552December 31, 2014

Happy New Year race cars! On today’s episode, Andrew and Kevin Avery talk about stories of people of color told through the eyes of White people. Don’t forget to keep leaving us messages by calling (323) 389-RACE.


K-pop Daniel

Yo, Is This Racist? #551December 31, 2014

Kevin Avery & Andrew talk about the nickname “K-pop” and Kevin’s rap name. Be sure to keep leaving us messages at (323) 389-RACE.


Emo Rap

Yo, Is This Racist? #550December 30, 2014

Kevin Avery & Andrew talk about Emo Rap. Make sure to leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.


"African American"

Yo, Is This Racist? #549December 29, 2014

Comedian, writer, and Denzel Washington Is The Greatest Actor of All Time Period host Kevin Avery joins Andrew all this week to answer some racism questions. Today they talk about whether the term “African American” is racist. Be sure to call us…


No Nogsmen

Who Charted? #212December 24, 2014

Howard starts off the show with how he has prepared for this year's christmas and weather or not he will be joining Kulap for the Holiday. Then, we welcome to the show comedian, producer, and writer for HBO's Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, Kevin…

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