The Rex Chapman Show: Zion Williamson discussion and an interview with Andy Richter
On this episode of The Rex Chapman Show, Rex and Josh Hopkins are joined by actor, comedian and Conan O'Brien sidekick Andy Richter! With a number of great movies, where does Semi-Pro rank among basketball flicks? While on the subject of Hollywood, they also discuss Josh's appearances on Conan and more. Time-stamps are below!
20:10 - How many celebrity guests has Andy sat next to during his run with Conan? And does Andy even remember Josh being on Conan?
34:00 - How Andy became an actor and the risk involved with staying in LA long enough for a second audition.
41:00 - Betting on himself when leaving a known commodity like the Conan to pursue more acting.
44:30 - Andy enjoys making television and being a comedy producer, would like to do it in the future or just act and cash the checks.
55:00 - How much of the poker game, or jive turkey scene, was scripted in Semi-Pro?
60:00 - What is Sacha Baron Cohen like in real life after playing his husband in Talladega Nights?
1:01 - Andy's relationship with Jane Lynch, dating back to Improv Olympic in Chicago and how they remain close all these years later.
1:17 - Rex’s near encounter with Conan O’Brien while living on Josh Hopkins’ couch.