Nick Wiger

Nick Wiger is a writer, actor, podcaster, and improviser and alumni of the Los Angeles UCB Theatre as part of Last Day of School and A Kiss From Daddy. He has written for I Love You America with Sarah Silverman, IFC’s Comedy Bang! Bang!, FOX’s Party Over Here, and Funny or Die. He hosts the podcast Get Played with Heather Anne Campbell and Matt Apodaca and Doughboys alongside Mike Mitchell of The Birthday Boys

Host Information

Get Played

Heather Anne Campbell, Nick Wiger and Matt Apodaca love video games. Join them as they joke about the games they're playing, have played, and will play someday. Good games and bad games: It's time to Get Played!

Guest Appearances

Mr. Pizza For Women w/ Nick Wiger and Mike Mitchell aka The Doughboys

Spanish Aquí Presents #113September 6, 2021

The SAP gang decides who has the best cuisine: Puerto Rico, Cuba, or Colombia. Later on, 'Doughboys' hosts Nick Wiger and Mike Mitchell discuss all things fast food including a deep love for Taco Bell and what they want to try in…


Sexy Santa (w/ Nick Wiger & Mike Mitchell aka The Doughboys)

All the way from their couches to you, The Doughboys' Mike Mitchell and Nick Wiger join Vicky to chat everything from sleep habits to LeBron James. Are you afraid of ghosts? Have you ever experienced sleep paralysis?! Do you think Santa is…


Season 3, Ep 62 - Couch (w/ Heather Anne Campbell and Nick Wiger from How Did This Get Played)

We meet a frightened talking couch and the magician that gave her life. Credits Arnie: Arnie Niekamp Chunt: Adal Rifai Usidore: Matt Young Couch the Sentient Couch: Heather Ann Campbell Couch the Magician: Nick Wiger Mysterious Man: Tim Sniffen Producers: Arnie Niekamp,…


Season 3, Ep 61 - Brothers (w/ Mike Mitchell and Nick Wiger from Doughboys)

Two brothers, Big Cat and the Mound, are ready to fight each other to the death. Credits Arnie: Arnie Niekamp Chunt: Adal Rifai Usidore: Matt Young Big Cat: Mike Mitchell The Mound: Nick Wiger Mysterious Man: Tim Sniffen Producers: Arnie Niekamp, Matt…


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…


Live from Vancouver with Mike Mitchell and Nick Wiger of The Doughboys

Live from Vancouver, Mike Mitchell and Nick Wiger (The Doughboys) join Zach and Jess for an all new musical packed with giraffes, a villainous wildebeest, and more. With songs like “I Wish I Could Reach”, “If I’m Not A Giraffe, You Legally…


Heather Anne Campbell and Nick Wiger in The Cat 5 & The Bad Boys: The Musical

Heather Anne Campbell and Nick Wiger (How Did This Get Played?) join Jess and Zach for an all new musical packed with crazy cat ladies, the drug from Limitless, boat dogs, and more! With songs like “Drink 5 Slurpees, You Can Be…


10 Insane Real-Life Crimes Committed Through Video Games

Video games are escapist. That’s one theory about them, anyway. People think we fire up the ol’ console or PC or goofy VR headset to get away from life’s troubles. But what if that’s not the case? What if the art form…


How Do We Solve a Problem Like Twitter?

Fake The Nation #145April 25, 2019

Dave Holmes and Nick Wiger join Negin to dissect the Mueller Report, and give their takes on what should happen next. Then, the three talk about the difference between a Democrat and a Democrat on Twitter. Finally, the differences between moms running…


Time To Make The Donuts (with Nick Wiger and Mike Mitchell)

Raised By TV #50March 5, 2019

Raised By TV returns for a new season with none other than the Doughboys, Nick Wiger and Mike Mitchell! They talk about why Married with Children was such a forward thinking show, and find a long-forgotten bumper for Arnold Schwarzenegger's "Twins." Plus:…


Tom and The Doughboys, Our Close Friends

Hollywood Handbook #275January 28, 2019

TOM SCHARPLING and THE DOUGHBOYS come to the studio and get tricked by The Boys. This episode is sponsored by Indochino ( code: HANDBOOK) and Quip (


Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Dough

John teams up with The Doughboys (Nick Wiger and Mike Mitchell) to form a Q and A triple threat. You can find seasons 2-4, plus new weekly episodes of season 5, only on Stitcher Premium. For a free month trial, go to and use…


12 Great Ideas America Should Steal From Other Countries

The Cracked Podcast #271December 23, 2018

“No bad ideas in a brainstorm.” That’s a common saying that implies a darker truth: as soon as an idea leaves a brainstorm’s cocoon, and gets put into practice, it can metamorphose into a living, breathing disaster. After all, who knows how…


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 Doughboys, Our Shrimp-off Friends

Hollywood Handbook #250August 6, 2018

The Doughboys finally both come to the studio to do another Shrimp-Off with The Boys without the chewing sounds. This episode is sponsored by Mack Weldon ( code: THEBOYS), Harry's ( code: HANDBOOK), Casper Mattresses ( code: THEBOYS), and Simple Contacts ( code: THEBOYS20).


Picket Line Pals (w/ The Doughboys: Mike Mitchell & Nick Wiger)

The Doughboys themselves, Mike Mitchell & Nick Wiger, take the Off Book stage with Jess and Zach this week for a brand new musical filled with grocery store rivals, strikes, Pixar vs Dreamworks debates and more! With songs like "At The Local…


Nick Wiger, Our Corny Friend

Hollywood Handbook #224February 6, 2018

The Boys try to be helpful to Nick but he doesn’t wanna listen. This episode is sponsored by Wargaming ( code: HOLLYWOOD18) and Casper Mattresses (code: HANDBOOK).


Mt. Crushmore (Live at UCB w/ Nick Wiger, Betsy Sodaro, Christine Lakin)

Raised By TV #9January 3, 2018

Recorded last Thanksgiving at UCB Sunset, Jon & Lauren invite their friends Nick Wiger (Doughboys) and Betsy Sodaro (Horny 4 Horror) to the dinner table to discuss their favorite TV crushes. Then, special guest Christine Lakin (Step By Step, Hollywood Darlings) stops…


Wild Horses: The Perspective - Mike Mitchell, Nick Wiger

The four Wild Horses sit down LIVE at Largo in Los Angeles with Mike Mitchell and Nick Wiger of The Doughboys podcast to talk public restroom politeness, creepy middle school teachers, and adults enjoying cartoons. The girls do an improv set inspired…


Ultraviolet: LIVE!

How Did This Get Made? #175November 10, 2017

The Doughboys Nick Wiger and Mike Mitchell join Paul and Jason to discuss the 2006 science fiction action thriller Ultraviolet. Recorded live from Largo at the Coronet in Los Angeles, they talk about vampire diseases, dreads in a fight, changing hair and…


Return to Suicide House Part 666

Comedy Bang Bang #515October 23, 2017

As Scott goes out for another remote episode of Comedy Bang! Bang! he gets tricked into entering Suicide House once again by innkeepers Messmore and Bueford le Barron. Snot Squakerman, Messmore, and Bueford chat about the rules of Suicide House, Dennis Miller,…


Nick Wiger, Our Segment Advisor

Hollywood Handbook #198August 15, 2017

NICK WIGER from the Doughboys has come to visit the boys and help them come up with some new segments for their show.   This episode is brought to you by Chapman University (


Doughboy Special

Who Charted? #338May 24, 2017

Mike Mitchell and Nick Wiger of the podcast Doughboys join Who Charted this week to share their favorite summah eateries! They count down the Top 5 Shazamed Songs of the Week while discussing the best periscope feeds for basketball, and Mitch and…


Return to Suicide House Part Tricks-or-Treats

Comedy Bang Bang #454October 31, 2016

Oh no! Scott has been tricked again on his way to the Earwolf Studios and instead has arrived to the Werewolf Studios deep inside Suicide House on 1122 Boogie Woogie Avenue. The ghoulish Beuford le Barron welcomes Scott alone this time around…


Mike Mitchell, Nick Wiger: The Force Awakens Minute

Welcome back to The Force Awakens Minute with Phuck Cumson (Nick Wiger) from and Dylan Panini (Mike Mitchell) from Birth.Eat.Movies.Cum. It's the podcast where we analyze, scrutinize and eulogize the latest canonical Star Wars film, one minute at a time. This…


Return to Suicide House Part Boo

Comedy Bang Bang #383October 26, 2015

A frightening occurrence has fallen upon the Earwolf Studios once again to turn it into the Werewolf Studios deep within the Suicide House! The ghoulish brothers Beuford and Messmore le Barron are back to make Scott KnottsScaryMan's life a living hell and…


Mindfulness: Living in the Moment

Bob decides to conquer his recent issues with time by debuting a poem called Father Time and then welcoming Dr. Hemmet Squirtle (Nick Wiger), renowned Professor of Mindfulness at Valencia City College. They discuss how to get yourself in the moment, some…


Return to Suicide House Part Gore

Comedy Bang Bang #319October 30, 2014

Welp, it appears that Scott's car broke down once again outside a spoOoOoky house on 1122 Boogie Woogie Avenue which can only mean one thing. Rot Awfulman has again stumbled upon the Werewolf Studios and is in the presence of the ghoulish…


Nick Wiger, Our Close Friend

Hollywood Handbook #44August 5, 2014

Hayes and Sean start with "Welcome to Welcome to Sweden, etc", where they talk about their favorite new television shows. Then, viral sensation NICK WIGER is in the studio to make some controversial statements about the internet being the future and talk about viral…


The Creeeeeeepy Halloween Special

Comedy Bang Bang #252October 28, 2013

Beware listeners, today's spOoOoky edition of Comedy Fang! Fang! might be too scary for the faint hearted but hopefully the zombie killing expertise of The Walking Dead’s Steven Yeun will help you face your fears! Join Scott & Steven (if you dare)…



Giant talking gorillas, lasers and volcanoes are all a part of the insanity that is Congo. Nick Wiger joins Paul, June, and Jason (via computer magic) to ask important questions such as: what are communication lasers, what's the deal with Dr. Peter's…


Crappy Howl-o-ween!

Comedy Bang Bang #77October 26, 2010

Listeners beware, you're in for a scare this week on Comedy Bang Bang!First of all, what could be scarier than a CYBER-THUG TAKEOVER!?!!? The Thuggy One and his buddy Miles Archer take over the show to talk about the spooky world of…

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