15. Andy Richter (Conan O’Brien’s Sidekick, Actor) Shares Lessons From Hollywood, and Practical Mental Health Tips
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Andy Richter is an American actor, voice actor, writer, comedian, and late night talk show announcer. He is best known for his role as the sidekick of Conan O'Brien on each of the host's programs: Late Night, The Tonight Show on NBC and Conan on TBS. He’s been in numerous movies such as Elf, Talladega Nights, Blades of Glory, and the Madagascar franchise along with TV shows including American Dad, Monk, and Arrested development.
It was a wide ranging and FUN show with the delightful Andy Richter in studio sharing lots of laughs and some insightful thoughts about the late great Norm Macdonald, plus the return of the Instagram game with a special beardo edition in honor of special guest musician Matthew E. White on Zoom. This is the free first half of Office Hours. Watch or listen to the full 2+ hour ad-free episode including more with Andy Richter, The Compound, The Joel Hoel, the full OH archives going back to 2016, and lots more at patreon.com/officehourslive. Shop the official store and find other stuff at officialofficehours.com.
Andy Richter (Conan, Madagascar, Three Questions with Andy Richter podcast) opens up about his childhood, mental health struggles, and his almost 30-year tenure as a late night tv sidekick. He details his experience with depression and lack of self-assuredness at an early age, and explains what lured him to performing. Andy describes the lack of agency and confusion he felt for being okay with his role as a sidekick, learning to be by himself and navigate the dating world after divorce, and what might be next for his professional career. Mayim and Andy consider the benefits of therapy and medication, the importance of mental healthcare for low income individuals, and the psychological benefits of having a dog. Mayim discusses ways to manage mental health while grieving in another installment of Ask Mayim Anything.Andy Richter's Podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-three-questions-with-andy-richter/id1468533126BialikBreakdown.comYouTube.com/mayimbialik
Episode 132 - Andy Richter, "The Incredibly Inaccurate Biography of Andy Richter"
The hilarious Andy Richter joins Mase & Sue to talk about his new project "The Incredibly Inaccurate Biography of Andy Richter" available only on Audible. He also talks about how he connected with Conan O'Brien originally, the evolution of the "Conan" show and his all-time record-breaking win on Celebrity Jeopardy.
On this episode of FEVER DREAMS, hosts Will Sommer and Asawin Suebsaeng discuss the ongoing war for consumers that’s raging between two MAGA-style coffee companies, with one of the companies landing in hot water with its fans for trashing the Proud Boys. “I love how Black Rifle Coffee is his perfect little metaphor for what has happened to the Republican Party over the past four years,” Suebsaeng said. Elsewhere on the episode, Suebsaeng and Sommer welcome actor, comedian, and Conan O’Brien sidekick Andy Richter, who dishes on his philosophy on late-night comedy and politics—and how eye-rollingly lame it was that one time Donald Trump actually dropped a condom right in front of him and Conan.See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Andy Richter’s relationship with Conan O’Brien has extended over decades; overall, it’s lasted longer than most marriages (the average US marriage ends after eight years, sadface). The Conan show on TBS comes to an end on June 25 and we got Andy on the line to reflect on how to make relationships work, how to do comedy as woke white guy, and what he’s going to do next. After that, an “Adorables” interview about Brussel Sprout and why he looks like the Google image result for "dog.For a transcript of this episode, please visit crooked.com/withfriendslikethese. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
118: Andy Richter is on the Podcast! - The Gus & Eddy Podcast
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When he’s not consuming human flesh, Andy Richter’s busy being a great dad. He joins Ruthie and Rory to talk about what it takes to raise two teens, parenting while divorced, and growing to trust his kids. Plus, he saves Ruthie’s mom’s life (kind of).