2019-06-24

John Oliver's New York Stand-Up Show - Netflix

Watch Daily Show correspondent John Oliver loosen his stiff upper lip and ditch the suit as he hosts an all-new stand-up show for Comedy Central. John Oliver's New York Stand-Up Show features new material from both up-and-comers and boldfaced names including Eugene Mirman, Brian Posehn, Paul F. Tompkins, Janeane Garofalo, and Kristen Schaal.

John Oliver's New York Stand-Up Show - Netflix

Type: Variety

Languages: English

Status: Ended

Runtime: 60 minutes

Premier: 2010-01-08

John Oliver's New York Stand-Up Show - Pete Holmes - Netflix

Peter Benedict Holmes (born March 30, 1979) is an American comedian, actor, writer, producer, and podcaster.

John Oliver's New York Stand-Up Show - Early life - Netflix

Holmes was born in Lexington, Massachusetts. He attended Lexington High School and Gordon College in Wenham, Massachusetts. In college, he majored in English and Communications, and he participated in an improvisational comedy troupe, The Sweaty-Toothed Madmen. Holmes got married at 22, the same age at which he began performing stand-up comedy, and he divorced at 28, after his then wife had an affair. Finding little success, he lived in Sleepy Hollow, New York and Chicago before moving to Los Angeles.

John Oliver's New York Stand-Up Show - References - Netflix