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Pop culture influencers, TV stars, film actors, comedians, and musicians share inspirational stories about the road to success. Insightful conversations that are part comedy/part drama and always entertaining! With your host, described as “The Midwest Lounge Letterman,” Jeff Dwoskin.


episode 176: Comedian Wendy Liebman Is Taller On TV

Grabbing someone else's mail changed the course of Wendy's life unlocking the tools and lighting the path to becoming one of the funniest comedians ever.

My guest, Wendy Liebman and I discuss:

  • Her amazing comedic delivery
  • The upside to Zoom comedy shows
  • How being hit by a car (twice) changed her perspective on life and comedy
  • Performing on America's Got Talent
  • Comedy origin story: How taking the wrong mail and an ill-fated acting class led to a life of comedy greatness
  • The Aristocrats movie
  • Winning a comedy contest that led to her first performance on The Tonight Show
  • Meeting Johnny Carson
  • Steven Wright's amazing advice on performing comedy on TV
  • Appearing on the Rosanne talk show
  • Winning the American Comedy Award for best Stand-up Female Comedian
  • The Sherman Brothers
  • Opening for Bob Hope
  • Some amazing Phyllis Diller stories
  • and much more!

You're going to love my conversation with Wendy Liebman

Our Guest, Wendy Liebman

  • Website
  • Twitter
  • Instagram
  • Facebook

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