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Neal Brennan

 
Bio:
Neal Brennan is an American comedian, writer, producer, director, and podcaster. He is known for co-creating and co-writing the Comedy Central series Chappelle's Show with Dave Chappelle. By the end of the second season, it was ranked as the most popular Comedy Central show. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Neal Brennan is an American comedian, writer, producer, director, and podcaster. He is known for co-creating and co-writing the Comedy Central series Chappelle's Show with Dave Chappelle. By the end of the second season, it was ranked as the most popular Comedy Central show. (read complete bio)

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New York Premiere, 2016
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[Off-Broadway, 2016]
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Neal Brennan Biography

Neal Brennan is an American comedian, writer, producer, director, and podcaster. He is known for co-creating and co-writing the Comedy Central series Chappelle's Show with Dave Chappelle. By the end of the second season, it was ranked as the most popular Comedy Central show.





Neal Brennan News

VIDEO: Netflix Releases Trailer for Neal Brennan's BLOCKS Special Photo VIDEO: Netflix Releases Trailer for Neal Brennan's BLOCKS Special
by Michael Major - Oct 26, 2022

In his newest comedy special, Neal Brennan moves physical blocks around the stage in order to explain the emotional and cultural issues that make him feel like something's wrong with him. Brennan’s special was directed by Derek Delgaudio and was filmed at the Belasco in Los Angeles. Watch the new video trailer now!

Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents UNAVAILABLE MEMORY: IN CONVERSATION WITH CUNNINGHAM  Photo Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents UNAVAILABLE MEMORY: IN CONVERSATION WITH CUNNINGHAM & CAGE, October 27-29
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 29, 2022

Unavailable Memory: In Conversation with Cunningham & Cage is an evening of dance and music presenting Merce Cunningham's Totem Ancestor (1942) and Loops (1971) and six piano compositions by John Cage.

The Realm Company Founded By Chasen Greenwood Performs In Costa Mesa This Weekend Photo The Realm Company Founded By Chasen Greenwood Performs In Costa Mesa This Weekend
by Stephi Wild - Sep 22, 2022

Santa Monica (September 20, 2022) - The Realm Company founded by bicoastal dancer, choreographer, singer and actor Chasen Greenwood will be performing in the So Cal Ballet Scene this upcoming Saturday, September 24, at the Robert Moore Theater on Arlington Drive in COSTA MESA. Tickets are $25-35.

ASI WIND'S INNER CIRCLE to Open Off-Broadway This Fall Photo ASI WIND'S INNER CIRCLE to Open Off-Broadway This Fall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2022

David Blaine will make his New York producing debut with Asi Wind’s Inner Circle this fall at The Gym at Judson beginning Thursday, September 15 with opening night on Sunday, September 18.

Los Angeles Launches 'The Realm Company' By Chasen Greenwood Photo Los Angeles Launches 'The Realm Company' By Chasen Greenwood
by Stephi Wild - Jul 11, 2022

Los Angeles can expect a fresh new post-pandemic 'performance experience' with the launch of The Realm Company by bicoastal dancer, choreographer, singer and actor Chasen Greenwood. The Realm Company will be giving patrons and others a preview of what is to come when it launches fully in September-with a blackbox performance to original music on Sunday, July 17 at Westside School of Ballet

NEAL BRENNAN: UNACCEPTABLE Tour Rescheduled for July at The Den Theatre Photo NEAL BRENNAN: UNACCEPTABLE Tour Rescheduled for July at The Den Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2022

The Den Theatre¬†has announced¬†Neal Brennan: Unacceptable¬†performances, originally scheduled for May 12 ‚Äď 14, 2022,¬†are rescheduled for July 7 ‚Äď 9, 2022¬†on¬†The Heath Mainstage, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago‚Äôs Wicker Park neighborhood.

Neal Brennan Brings UNACCEPTABLE to Comedy Works Larimer Square, June 30 - July 2 Photo Neal Brennan Brings UNACCEPTABLE to Comedy Works Larimer Square, June 30 - July 2
by A.A. Cristi - May 9, 2022

Three-time Emmy nominated writer, director, producer, and stand-up comedian Neal Brennan has become a force in the comedy world. Brennan is known for co-creating and co-writing the Comedy Central series Chappelle's Show. 

Fourth Show Added for NEAL BRENNAN: UNACCEPTABLE Tour at The Den Theatre Photo Fourth Show Added for NEAL BRENNAN: UNACCEPTABLE Tour at The Den Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 29, 2022

Due to popular demand, the Neal Brennan: Unacceptable tour has added a fourth stand-up performance on Saturday, May 14 at 9:30 pm on The Den Theatre’s Heath Mainstage, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago’s Wicker Park neighborhood.

Third Show Added For NEAL BRENNAN: UNACCEPTABLE at The Den in May Photo Third Show Added For NEAL BRENNAN: UNACCEPTABLE at The Den in May
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2022

Due to popular demand, the Neal Brennan: Unacceptable tour has added a third stand-up performance on Saturday, May 14 at 7:15 pm on The Den Theatre's Heath Mainstage, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood.

Neal Brennan UNACCEPTABLE Tour Comes To NJPAC Photo Neal Brennan UNACCEPTABLE Tour Comes To NJPAC
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 19, 2022

New Jersey Performing Arts Center, known for bringing world-class entertainment close to home, presents three-time Emmy Award-nominated writer, director, producer, and standup comedian Neal Brennan on Friday, July 22 at 7 PM.

Neal Brennan Videos

Comedy Central to Live Stream 24 Hours of Stand-Up Content on Youtube Videoplay
Comedy Central to Live Stream 24 Hours of Stand-Up Content on Youtube

by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 16, 2019

Comedy Central is opening its deep vault of half-hour stand-up specials for a 24-hour live stream event on the #1 brand in comedy's Stand-Up channel on YouTube that will cover specials curated from the past two decades. The live stream will include performances from some of the biggest names in comedy including Kevin Hart (2004), Jim Gaffigan (2000), Amy Schumer (2010), John Mulaney (2009), Zach Galifianakis (2001), Patton Oswalt (1999), Michael Che (2014), Gabriel Iglesias (2003), Anthony Jeselnik (2009), Daniel Tosh (2003), Sebastian Maniscalco (2008), Chris Redd (2017), Donald Glover (2010). In all, the 24-hour live stream will feature a curated playlist of over 60 half-hour stand-up specials beginning Thursday, October 17 at 11:00 p.m. ET on the Comedy Central Stand-Up channel on YouTube and culminating with the on-air premiere of the new season of Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents… with back-to-back episodes, Jaboukie Young-White and Vanessa Gonzalez, on Friday, October 18 at 11:00 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. ET/PT on Comedy Central.

VIDEO: Comedy Central Launches Mental Health Initiative Videoplay
VIDEO: Comedy Central Launches Mental Health Initiative

by Stage Tube - Oct 10, 2019

On World Mental Health Day, Comedy Central, in partnership with Mental Health First Aid (MHFA), a program of the National Council for Behavioral Health, today premiered its Be The Difference public service announcement (PSA) featuring Jeff Ross, Matteo Lane and Yamaneika Saunders. The spot is the initial step in Comedy Central's first long-term social impact campaign that will focus on driving culture change on mental health. Working with its launch partners, Comedy Central will integrate the campaign across all brand platforms, including linear series, social content and live events, with the goal of making emotional health as important as physical health.

VIDEO: Rainn Wilson, Sarah Silverman Open Up About Depression & Anxiety in IT'S NOT T Videoplay
VIDEO: Rainn Wilson, Sarah Silverman Open Up About Depression & Anxiety in IT'S NOT THAT FUNNY Trailer

by Stage Tube - Jun 4, 2019

SoulPancake and Funny or Die released the first look trailer to its new documentary, It's Not That Funny.

VIDEO: Netflix to Launch COMEDIANS OF THE WORLD on New Year's Day Videoplay
VIDEO: Netflix to Launch COMEDIANS OF THE WORLD on New Year's Day

by Stage Tube - Dec 19, 2018

Netflix has released the trailer for 'COMEDIANS of the world', which launches on Tuesday, January 1, 2019.

VIDEO: Jerry Seinfeld Featured in Latest 'Netflix Is A Joke' Campaign Videoplay
VIDEO: Jerry Seinfeld Featured in Latest 'Netflix Is A Joke' Campaign

by Caryn Robbins - Sep 22, 2017

In the newest element of the 'Netflix is a Joke' campaign, Jerry Seinfeld performs before a tough crowd (Frank and Claire Underwood from House of Cards) in the Oval Office. Check out the video below!

VIDEO: First Look - Showtime to Present AL MADRIGAL: SHRIMPIN' AIN'T EASY
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2017

Comedian and I'M DYING UP HERE star Al Madrigal returns to the stage in the debut of his new one-hour comedy special AL MADRIGAL: SHRIMPIN' AIN'T EASY today, May 5 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME.

VIDEO: First Look - Showtime to Present AL MADRIGAL: SHRIMPIN' AIN'T EASY
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 17, 2017

Comedian and I'M DYING UP HERE star Al Madrigal returns to the stage in the debut of his new one-hour comedy special AL MADRIGAL: SHRIMPIN' AIN'T EASY on Friday, May 5 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME.

VIDEO: Jon Hamm Appears on Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT
by - Nov 4, 2014

On Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT, Jon Hamm shows pictures of mischievous bodega cats, and Nikki Glaser, John Mulaney and Judah Friedlander must guess which one got the most votes on Tumblr.

VIDEO: Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT Sets Panelists for NY Comedy Festival Shows
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 27, 2014

Comedy Central's late night hit "@midnight," produced by Funny Or Die, is heading to the Big Apple for a week's worth of shows kicking off on November 3 for the New York Comedy Festival and a stellar group of comedians are ready to face off to see who will win the internet.

VIDEO: Comedian Neal Brennan Gives Tracy Morgan Update on LATE NIGHT
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 6, 2014

Comedian Neal Brennan stopped by last night's LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS to share some great news about his friend Tracy Morgan, whom he spoke with on Monday.


Neal Brennan Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Neal Brennan written?
Neal Brennan has written 1 shows including 3 Mics (Author).