Comedy Bang! Bang!
Based on Scott Aukerman’s popular podcast of the same name, COMEDY BANG! BANG! cleverly riffs on the well-known format of the late night talk show, infusing celebrity appearances and comedy sketches with a tinge of the surreal. In each episode, Aukerman engages his guests with unfiltered and improvisational lines of questioning, punctuated by banter and beats provided by bandleader, one-man musical mastermind Reggie Watts, to reinvent the traditional celebrity interview. Packed with character cameos, filmic shorts, sketches and games set amongst an off-beat world, COMEDY BANG! BANG! delivers thirty minutes of absurd laugh-loaded fun featuring some of the biggest names in comedy.
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Season 1Netflix | IFC | Rent or Buy
S01 E01Jun 9, 2012
Zach Galifianakis Wears a Blue Jacket & Red Socks Jun 9, 2012 Comic Zach Galifianakis discusses his place in the pantheon of comic actors and talking dogs.
S01 E02Jun 16, 2012
Amy Poehler Wears a Black Jacket & Grey Pants Jun 16, 2012 Comic Amy Poehler discusses her hair and her feud with Mad Magazine.
S01 E03Jun 23, 2012
Jon Hamm Wears a Light Blue Shirt & Silver Watch Jun 23, 2012 A film student directs a segment with guest Jon Hamm. Also: a visit from a man who eats bicycles.
S01 E04Jun 30, 2012
Michael Cera Wears a Blue Denim Shirt & Red Pants Jun 30, 2012 Michael Cera registers his regret about missing out on his dream role.
S01 E05Jul 7, 2012
Seth Rogen Wears a Plaid Shirt & Brown Pants Jul 7, 2012 Host Scott Aukerman interviews Seth Rogen about his recent vacation. Scott uses his psychic powers to listen in on people's most private thoughts. The world's top child bird caller visits and performs. Bandleader Reggie Watts interrupts the show to paint a portrait of Scott. Scott leads everyone in the game "What's Their Ailment?"
S01 E06Jul 14, 2012
Paul Rudd Wears a Red Lumberjack Flannel Shirt Jul 14, 2012 Host Scott Aukerman welcomes guest Paul Rudd, and discovers they both have a love of mime. The inventor of the adorable Crowpoke robot attempts to repair it when it breaks down. Huell Howser becomes fascinated by Scott, bandleader Reggie Watts, and everything else. A man who should be dead tells the harrowing tale of how he lost his arm. Scott leads his guests in the game "Ring it or Ding It".
S01 E07Jul 21, 2012
Ed Helms Wears a Grey Shirt & Brown Boots Jul 21, 2012 Host Scott Aukerman invites guest Ed Helms to display his banjo prowess and make animal noises. Bob Ducca stops by to complain about his ailments. Bandleader Reggie Watts notices that the studio floor is covered with rat traps. All enjoy an energetic performance by the infamous daredevil Level Knevel. Scott hosts the game "Where Are They Going?"
Season 2Netflix | IFC | Rent or Buy
S02 E01Jul 13, 2013
Andy Samberg Wears a Plaid Shirt & Glasses Jul 13, 2013 Scott welcomes comedian Andy Samberg to the couch to discuss how to pick up girls and stay out of the doctor’s office. Later, renowned psychic Tan Fu (Jordan Peele) stops by, Reggie Watts enters a cybernetic computer world and Scott's rewarded for his unintentional appetite for prunes.
S02 E02Jul 20, 2013
Aziz Ansari Wears a Charcoal Blazer Jul 20, 2013 Scott's sick! An elite team is dispatched inside his body (Chris Meloni, Echo Kellum, Kulap Vilaysack) to fix him while he interviews Aziz Ansari and craft services coordinator Fabrice Fabrice (Nick Kroll). Scott teaches us an important lesson about bathroom hygiene and gets a little too friendly with Aziz and his bodyguard (Cedric Yarborough).
S02 E03Jul 27, 2013
Anna Kendrick Wears a Patterned Blouse & Burgundy Pants Jul 27, 2013 Host Scott Aukerman and musical cohort, Reggie Watts with guest stars Anna Kendrick and Ben Schwartz. Anna Kendrick time travels, Scott and Reggie preview their new movie, and the studio takes on a tropical twist when a Bahama Mama Maker is purchased. Plus: Are Scott and Reggie ready for parenthood?
S02 E04Aug 3, 2013
David Cross Wears a Red Polo Shirt & Brown Shoes with Red Laces Aug 3, 2013 A Deputy Marshall’s (Bob Odenkirk) unexpected visit to the set puts a pin in Scott’s interview with guest David Cross. Later, a politician (Will Forte) stops by to set the record straight while an unlikely narrator chronicles all of this week's misadventures.Special Guests: Tim Meadows and “Weird Al” Yankovic.
S02 E05Aug 10, 2013
Zoe Saldana Wears a Tan Blouse & Glasses Aug 10, 2013 Scott welcomes actress Zoe Saldana to the set as she discusses – err spoils – her next movie. Reggie swaps places with a cop, and director “Garry Marshall” talks about his surprising new project.Special Guest: John Carroll Lynch.
S02 E06Aug 17, 2013
Gillian Jacobs Wears a Red Dress with Sail Boats Aug 17, 2013 Actors Gillian Jacobs and Jason Mantzoukas stop by Comedy Bang! Bang! in the midst of Scott and Reggie trying to answer cliffhangers throughout the episode. Does Reggie’s new girlfriend have a secret agenda? Will Scott seek revenge over his stolen sandwich? Who’s inside the mysterious coffin on set?Special Guests: Chris Hardwick, Adam Scott and Michaela Watkins.
S02 E07Aug 24, 2013
Andy Richter Wears a Suit Jacket & a Baby Blue Button Down Shirt Aug 24, 2013 Scott invites Andy Richter to the couch along with actor Mike Hanford. Later, Scott and Reggie visit the big apple to invest their money. Finally, we find out who stole Reggie’s bike.Special Guest: Michael Ian Black.
Season 3Netflix | IFC | Rent or Buy
S03 E01May 9, 2014
Patton Oswalt Wears a Black Blazer & Dress Shoes May 9, 2014 Patton Oswalt and Scott compete for the same acting role, while a turtle expert is going through an emotional breakdown. We find out Reggie’s real name and witness what unsuspecting bystanders do with an unprotected laptop.
S03 E02May 16, 2014
Craig Robinson Wears a Bordeaux Button Down & Dark Jeans May 16, 2014 Craig Robinson has a question on his mind; Reggie is taken up to space to battle an alien race; Scott helps renovate homes; a comedy team hides a deadly secret.
S03 E03May 23, 2014
Jenna Fischer Wears a Floral Blouse & Black Heels May 23, 2014 An inspector narrows down the suspects of a murder that occurred in the studio; Jenna Fischer shares a clip from her appearance on the British version of "Comedy Bang! Bang!"
S03 E04May 30, 2014
Fred Armisen Wears Black Jeans & Glasses May 30, 2014 Fred Armisen and Scott are up for the same late night talk show hosting job; Reggie's ultimate fantasy is revealed.
S03 E05Jun 6, 2014
Zach Galifianakis Wears a One-Armed Jacket Jun 6, 2014 A flash forward to the final episode; Zach Galifianakis makes his first appearance since his big accident; characters from past seasons come back to say goodbye; ongoing storylines get resolved; a surprise wedding.
S03 E06Jun 13, 2014
Nick Offerman Wears a Green Flannel Shirt & Brown Boots Jun 13, 2014 A major disaster forces Scott and Reggie to conserve air in hopes of a last-minute rescue; Nick Offerman transfixes Scott with his mustache; a mysterious woman gives tips on how to be a friendly neighbor.
Season 4Netflix | IFC | Rent or Buy
S04 E01Jan 10, 2015
Ty Burrell Wears a Chambray Shirt and Clear Frame Glasses Jan 10, 2015 Ty Burrell shows Scott what the world looks like through his eyes, and craft services coordinator Fabrice Fabrice (Nick Kroll) performs spoken word poetry. Meanwhile, Scott premieres a clip of his exciting new detective drama.
S04 E02Jan 17, 2015
Maya Rudolph Wears a Black Skirt and Strappy Sandals Jan 17, 2015 Maya Rudolph plays "Skirmish of the Sexes," and down on her luck businesswoman Claire Coulter (Maria Bamford) tries a new sales pitch. Also, Undercover Agent Aukerman has gone undercover to apprehend notorious bank robber, Reggie Watts.
S04 E03Jan 24, 2015
Schoolboy Q Wears a Patterned Bucket Hat and Glasses Jan 24, 2015 Rapper Schoolboy Q lets us know what it’s like to be "Man of the Year," and Aaron Neville (Horatio Sanz) explains his anti-violence campaign. Reggie is caught in a war between two musical groups vying for his attention.
S04 E04Jan 31, 2015
Eddie George Wears a Navy Suit and Half-Zip Pullover Jan 31, 2015 After one too many pranks, Scott and Reggie are forced to switch show themes with the sports talk show hosts next door. Eddie George reveals the secret behind his greatest plays, and NFL Commissioner Wendell Gazell explains the changes he's making to the game.
S04 E05Feb 7, 2015
Simon Helberg wears a Sky Blue Button Down and Jeans Feb 7, 2015 Simon Helberg has to prove he’s not an android. Scott and Reggie get whipped into shape by a cruel drill sergeant and are tasked with a dangerous mission of their own.
S04 E06Feb 14, 2015
Mark Duplass Wears a Striped Sweater and Jeans Feb 14, 2015 In this Valentine’s Day Special, Scott must help Reggie land the girl of his dreams. Scott has a shoot-out with guest Mark Duplass, and etiquette expert Miss Polite dispenses advice
S04 E07Feb 21, 2015
Kid Cudi Wears a Denim Shirt and Red Sneakers Feb 21, 2015 Rapper Kid Cudi drops by to give Scott a lesson in the art of the prank phone call, and 6-year-old film critic Aiden Tomasetto shares his favorite movies. Reggie tries to mend his broken heart as a contestant on Scott’s new dating show.
Season 5Netflix | IFC | Rent or Buy
S05 E01Jun 4, 2016
Kevin Bacon Wears a Blue Button Down Shirt and Brown Boots Jun 4, 2016 In the Season 5 premiere, Weird Al Yankovic signs on as band leader and guest Kevin Bacon leads a tour of Kevin Town. Also, a leprechaun hassles Scott.
S05 E02Jun 4, 2016
The Lonely Island Wear Dark Pants and Eyeglasses Jun 4, 2016 The Lonely Island shows off their new merchandise; Gil Faizon and George St. Geegland discuss their upcoming Broadway show.
S05 E03Jun 11, 2016
Tony Hale Wears a Blue Flannel Shirt and Fuchsia Sneakers Jun 11, 2016 Tony Hale throws out the ceremonial first pitch, while Scott pranks the crew. Also, a preview of Scott's offbeat new game show, "You Made Your Bed, Now Lie in It."
S05 E04Jun 11, 2016
Tegan and Sara Wear Leather Jackets and Skinny Jeans Jun 11, 2016 Tegan and Sara riff on their songwriting process, while Scott suspects there's something odd about the new intern. Also, the audience receives acting tips from a surprise guest.
S05 E05Jun 18, 2016
T-Pain Wears Shredded Jeans and a Printed Shirt Jun 18, 2016 T-Pain, Scott and Weird Al collaborate on a song; and Melvin Alberts talks about being abducted by aliens. Later, Scott's scientific breakthrough allows him to get more stuff done; and Weird Al previews his new foodie-TV show.
S05 E06Jun 18, 2016
Aubrey Plaza Wears a Velvet Off-the-Shoulder Gown With Flowers in Her Hair Jun 18, 2016 Aubrey Plaza attempts to seduce Scott; and later, a stranger transports Scott and Weird Al to a different era in time. Also, an intrepid adventurer regales all with his sexual exploits.