Rob Corddry is the mind behind Childrens Hospital, a show that is required viewing for comedy fans. His television career started as a correspondent for The Daily Show which was around the same time he began performing with the Upright Citizens Brigade and with his sketch and improv group The Naked Babies. Since The Daily Show, Rob has gone on to star in Old School, What Happens in Vegas, Hot Tub Time Machine and more. Also, he created Childrens Hospital which deserves another mention.
March 2, 2020
Actor and comedian Rob Corddry talks with Andy Richter about growing up in Weymouth, MA, early days at UCB and landing at The Daily Show, and bringing Childrens Hospital to Adult Swim. Plus, Rob shares his plans for future retirement.
June 27, 2017
Join Kevin as he sits down with actor and writer Rob Corddry (Hot Tub Time Machine, Children’s Hospital). Rob chats about New Orleans ghost stories, the importance of space work, and often being confused for pal David Koechner.
June 3, 2016
Nate’s brother Rob Corddry reads Ken Kesey’s story about the death of his son which leads into Nate’s conversation with this week’s guest Timothy Simons of HBO’s Veep. Tim and Nate chat about the inevitable Grateful Dead phase, reading Stephen King books in 7th grade, and the ins & outs of Veep. Then, Tim reads an outrageously hilarious piece by Maura Quint entitled “How To Negotiate A Raise (If You’re A Woman).” Pick up a copy of next month’s book, “Geek Love” by Katherine Dunn! Once you’re done reading, call us at (702) 751-READ and let us know what you thought!
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April 22, 2016
Recorded LIVE from the LA Times Festival of Books 2016, Nate welcomes Reading Aloud all-stars Brian Huskey, Tim Simons, Aya Cash, and Rob Corddry as they read pieces by Elliott Kalan, Chuck Klosterman, Katie Brinkworth, and Ken Kesey respectively. Plus, Nate sits down to have a dream chat with Pulitzer Prize winning food critic Jonathan Gold. Start next month’s book for the Book Club, Kent Haruf’s “Our Souls at Night,” now and send a voicemail about what you thought by calling (702) 751-READ!
April 14, 2016
Rob Corddry, Erinn Hayes, and Brian Huskey of Adult Swim’s Childrens Hospital join Scott and intern Gino Lambardo for a very special episode of Comedy Bang! Bang! They look back at their fondest memories of the show as it is coming to an end and pitch possible spin-off shows starring your favorite Childrens Hospital characters. Later, podcast host Gustav Dudamel stops by the studio to tell us about his podcast Drama Shoot! Shoot! in which he invites actors who deal with drama to play characters.
March 18, 2016
Nate welcomes newcomers to The Book Club! Nate’s brother Rob Corddry (Childrens Hospital), writer Rachel Axler (Veep), and book club vet Sam Kieffer join Nate to discuss the classic Ernest Hemingway novel A Farewell to Arms. It tells the story about a love affair between the expatriate American Henry and Catherine Barkley against the backdrop of the First World War, cynical soldiers, fighting and the displacement of populations. Make sure to get a head start for the next book club by grabbing yourself Sylvia Plath’s The Bell Jar and send in your thoughts on the book at firstname.lastname@example.org.