Roy Wood Jr.

Roy Wood Jr. is an American humorist, comedian, DJ, actor, producer, podcaster, and writer. He has served as a correspondent for The Daily Show on Comedy Central since 2015.

Guest Appearances

Podcast Rescue

Comedy Bang Bang #741January 23, 2022

Comedian extraordinaire Roy Wood Jr. joins Scott to talk about his new stand-up special “Imperfect Messenger,” the origin of his Leo Deblin character as seen on The Daily Show, and why he stopped selling prank phone calls. Then, Podcast Rescue host Ron…


Roy Wood Jr.

Comedian and actor Roy Wood Jr. talks with Andy about growing up in the South as a latchkey kid, the unique challenge of raising children who are just like you, and reflections on his career working in show business and at Subway.


Ask the Clowns with Roy Wood Jr.

Andrew and Tawny throw it quick to their interview with Roy Wood Jr! They talk about parenting and schooling in quarantine and take voicemails about being called a famous person of your race, feeling like you have to prove you’re black, and…


Roy Wood Jr. and Franchesca Ramsey fighting trolls with truth and satire

How does social commentary and comedy mix? W. Kamau Bell and Hari Kondabolu are joined with guests Roy Wood Jr. (The Daily Show with Trevor Noah) and Franchesca Ramsey (MTV’s Decoded) to explore the power of humor in today’s polarizing political era.…


White People Sports

Yo, Is This Racist? #233September 13, 2013

Andrew Ti and this week’s special guest Roy Wood Jr. finish off the week by discussing classism in polo, golf, baseball, and the very wack badminton. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.


Decomposing Bodies

Yo, Is This Racist? #232September 12, 2013

Andrew and Roy Wood Jr. discuss the completely strange stereotype of whether black people decompose slower than white people. Don’t forget to keep leaving us messages by calling (323) 389-RACE.


Nazi Tattoos In Prison

Yo, Is This Racist? #231September 11, 2013

On today’s episode, Roy Wood Jr. & Andrew talk about the extreme lengths people will go to survive in prison and terrible jobs. Be sure to keep leaving us messages at (323) 389-RACE.


Is Gmail Racist?

Yo, Is This Racist? #230September 10, 2013

Roy Wood Jr. & Andrew get down to the bottom of Gmail’s possibly racist algorithm. Make sure to leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.


Video Games & Prank Calls

Yo, Is This Racist? #229September 9, 2013

Andrew Ti welcomes special guest Roy Wood Jr. to the show all week. Today they discuss the kkk vs. the mafia in the 1920s, historical accuracy in video games, and Roy’s prank calls. Be sure to call us at (323) 389-RACE to…

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