Doug Stanhope Praised By Sarah Silverman

 
First Louis C.K., now Sarah Silverman; Doug Stanhope's fellow comedians can't seem to stop singing his praises. Last night, Silverman pleaded with Hollywood to give Stanhope his own show, in a message read by her over 2 million followers on Twitter.
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Louis C.K. Talks About Doug Stanhope

 
Back in August, Doug Stanhope appeared on an episode of fellow comedian Louis C.K.'s show Louie, and got rave reviews for his performance as Eddie, a suicidal, burned-out former friend of C.K.'s. Now, in the third installment of a four-part interview with the AV Club, discussing the entire season, we get C.K.'s view of that episode, including why he cast Stanhope and how the whole thing came together. Says C.K., "I wrote this thing and I started to hear him in my head as I wrote it.
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Doug Stanhope Interviewed On Metal Hammer Podcast

 
Doug Stanhope was recently interviewed by Gill and Hill of UK magazine Metal Hammer on their podcast, "Mum, I'm Doing The Podcast, Can I Call You Back...?" The discussion includes talk of Doug's wish to have Slipknot play his wedding, as well as Machine Head and other bands. Check it out at this link. Stanhope is currently on tour in the US; visit our tour page to find a show near you..
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Doug Stanhope Appears On Marc Maron's "WTF" Podcast

 
Marc Maron's WTF podcast, which appears roughly twice a week at wtfpod.com, is the place for uncut, in-depth interviews with comedians. Maron asks about comedians' histories, their performance styles, and their attitudes toward their craft, giving comedy the serious attention it deserves instead of just using questions as a set-up for one-liners.
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Doug Stanhope Gets Rave Reviews For "Louie" Appearance

 
Doug Stanhope appeared on Louis CK's show Louie last night, playing "Eddie," a former friend and peer of CK's whose career was on a downward slide and who had decided to end it all. His performance was extremely well-received by TV critics. New York magazine's Brian Raftery wrote, "last night’s episode provided one of the most notable revelations thus far: Holy crap.
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Doug Stanhope Guest Stars On "Louie" Tonight!

 
Doug Stanhope will be guest-starring on an episode of Louis CK's hilarious show Louie tonight. Many comedians have appeared on the show throughout its two seasons, including Nick DiPaolo, Todd Barry, Dane Cook and Joan Rivers, but they usually appear as themselves - Stanhope will be playing a friend of CK's, "Eddie," a character that was written especially for him.
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Doug Stanhope Going To Prison In Iceland

 
Comedian Doug Stanhope announced today that he will be playing the Litla-Hraun prison in Iceland on September 25, 2011.  “I've finally landed a gig in Iceland where I've always wanted to go,” said Stanhope. “My wife Bingo and I planned a trip over at the end of September and the Mayor of Reykjavik, comedian Jon Gnarr, is hooking me up with a gig playing at the only maximum security prison in the country.
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Doug Stanhope To Appear On Showtime's "The Green Room"

 
Doug Stanhope will be one of five comedians appearing on the latest episode of Paul Provenza's comedy talk show, The Green Room. He'll be joining Richard Belzer, Dave Attell, Janeane Garofalo, and Glenn Wool. The Green Room offers comedy fans the chance to see the world's greatest comedians in a roundtable setting, speaking off-the-cuff and uncensored in front of a studio audience.
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