Bill Simmons is joined by Ben Stiller to discuss his new Showtime series Escape at Dannemora, and making films including Reality Bites, The Cable Guy, Something About Mary, Meet the Parents, and Zoolander. They talk about the difficulty of pursuing comedy in 2019, tortured Knicks fandom, and more (3:50). Then Bill calls up his dad to discuss Joel Embiid’s dominance, the Celtics’ playoffs hopes, the Patriots’ free agency, and more (1:28:25).
Ben Stiller on ‘Tropic Thunder,’ Comedy in 2019, the Knicks, and His Biggest Career Lessons, Plus Bill’s Dad
Bill Simmons is joined by Ben Stiller to discuss his new Showtime series ‘Escape at Dannemora’
Professional wrestling legend Paul Heyman stops by to discuss working with the new iterations of Roman Reigns and Brock Lesnar, and preview Saturday’s ‘Royal Rumble’
Two months ago, San Francisco’s defense was struggling to find its footing. Now, it’s the strength of a team that’s one win away from a Super Bowl berth. How did DeMeco Ryans turn things around? And just how big of a role has Fred Warner played in that?
Phil Lord and Christopher Miller’s return to television adds to an upswing of series centered on the humorous side of crime
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Is San Francisco winning because of Jimmy G or in spite of him? Sunday’s NFC championship game could be a referendum on one of the splashiest moves of the offseason—and what the Niners did next.