Nat Faxon is an American actor, comedian and Academy Award-winning screenwriter. Faxon is an alumnus of the Los Angeles-based improvisational and sketch comedy troupe The Groundlings, where he began performing in 2001. Faxon and writing partner Jim Rash, whom he met while performing at The Groundlings, co-wrote the screenplay for the film The Descendants, starring George Clooney and directed by Alexander Payne. As an actor, Faxon is best known for his appearances in comedic films such as Orange County, Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story, Bad Teacher, and several Broken Lizard films including Beerfest. He currently stars in the lead role on the FOX comedy Ben and Kate.
November 19, 2012
Academy Award-winner Nat Faxon reveals his most secret pain on today’s Comedy Bang Bang! Special co-host/DJ Forsythia drops by to bring up listenership to her late night radio show, lifts spirits by playing some of her favorite songs, and tells us about the struggles of becoming a woman at the age of 14. Also, Nat describes the premise of the show Ben and Kate, shares the truth behind Hall & Oates’ “I Can’t Go For That,” and talks about his pet collection. Plus, Forsythia has something to tell her mother during a game of Would You Rather?