Tom Papa and Natasha Leggero Coming to Comedy Works Next Week
Comedy Works South at the Landmark
October 12 - 14
With more than 20 years as a stand-up comedian, Tom Papa is one of the top comedic voices in the country finding success in film, television and radio as well as on the live stage.
Most recently, Tom premiered his third hour-long stand-up special, Human Mule, on Epix. Tom already has two critically acclaimed specials, Tom Papa: Freaked Out (2013) and Tom Papa Live in New York City (2011), which were directed by Rob Zombie. Tom is host of the hit podcast and SiriusXM show, Come to Papa, a weekly hour-long show featuring Tom exploring the funny side of life, occasionally with celebrity guests.
On the small screen Tom co-starred with Michael Douglas and Matt Damon in the HBO film, Behind the Candelabra, which won 11 Emmys. Tom has also guest starred on The Jim Gaffigan Show and Inside Amy Schumer. Personally chosen by Jerry Seinfeld, Tom hosted the NBC series, The Marriage Ref, which ran for two seasons. Additionally, Tom had a recurring role on the CBS series, The New Adventures of Old Christine, and starred in his own NBC series, Come to Papa.
When it comes to feature films, Tom was seen in Chris Rock's film Top Five, he starred opposite Matt Damon in The Informant, and he appeared in Analyze That opposite Robert DeNiro. He also wrote and voiced some of the DreamWorks animated feature Bee Movie.
Comedy Works Downtown in Larimer Square
October 12 - 14
Natasha Leggero is an accomplished actress, writer, and stand-up comedian whose garnered attention across film, television and the web.
Leggero was recently seen starring opposite Andrew Dice Clay as his girlfriend Carmen on the Showtime series DICE. Leggero created, wrote, produced and stars in the Comedy Central sitcom, Another Period, currently in its third season. Stemming from her breakout appearance on the Comedy Central Roast of James Franco, Natasha was lauded as the stand out roaster on the Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber. The actress has also appeared in an episode of NBC's Marry Me and the hit show Modern Family in the episode "Fight or Flight."
On the big screen, Leggero starred in two comedy films including Neighbors alongside Seth Rogen, as well as Let's Be Cops opposite Jake Johnson and Damon Wayans, Jr. She also had a role in the 2009 romantic comedy He's Just Not That Into You.
Leggero has built her body of work with numerous roles on prominent television series including NBC's Community, FX's It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Arrested Development, Reno 911, Drunk History, ABC's Suburgatory, the sketch comedy Key and Peele, Comedy Bang! Bang!, Chelsea Lately, and The Tonight Show. In 2012, the actress was featured in the Emmy nominated web series, Burning Love. In addition, Leggero's voice can be heard on multiple animated series such as Comedy Central's Ugly Americans and Brickleberry, HBO's The Life and Times of Tim, as well as Aqua Teen Hunger Force and China, IL on Adult Swim.
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