The Improv

Johnny talks to former SNL star Jay Pharoah 02.23.18.

From 2010-2016, comedian Jay Pharoah made a name for himself on Saturday Night Live for his dead on imitations of Barak Obama, Chris Rock, Will Smith, Denzel Washington and many more. He went on to star on the Showtime series, "White Famous"...and he stopped by the studio to promote his shows at...
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Johnny talks to comedian/actor Adam Ferrara 02.02.18.

Comedian/Actor Adam Ferrara has been a friend of the show for many years...from his early days as a touring comedian, up thru his move to acting in such shows as, Rescue Me and Nurse Jackie ...as well as co-hosting Top Gear USA. And it just so happened that it was his birthday when he stopped by to...
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Johnny talks to Actor/Comedian/Friend of the Show 01.10.18.

Hailing from Detroit, Actor/Comedian worked as a male model before launching his career in acting, making a name for himself in such films as, "Hollywood Shuffle", "Friday" and "Boomerang"...and on such series as "The Wayans Brothers" and "Black Jesus" and now he's coming to KC to perform on stage...
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Johnny talks to comedian/Friend of the Show, Mitch Fatel 12.19.17.

Don't be fooled by Mitch Fatel's sweet and innocent nature...behind that facade is a dirty dirty man who has had more threesomes with his wife than you can count...uuuuuuntil recently when they had their first baby. Now he's traded in three ways for helping his baby boy fart. This is what we've...
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Johnny talks to comedian Aries Spears 11.22.17.

Aries Spears made a name for himself on the long running Fox sketch comedy show MadTV with his dead on impressions of Bill Cosby, Denzel Washington, Eddie Murphy and more. He's appeaered in movies like "Jerry McGuire" and "Malcolm X"...he starred in his own comedy special "Hollywood, Look I'm...
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Johnny talks to comedian/ friend of the show, Josh Wolf! 11.17.17.

It's a fact. We love Josh Wolf. From "Last Comic Standing" to his work on "Chelsea Lately" to hosting his own CMT show "The Josh Wolf Show", we've been fans...not to mention he's one of the best stand up comedians on the road...but every time he comes to town and stops by the studio, we can pretty...
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Johnny talks to comedian/actor Faizon Love 11.10.17.

Faizon Love has built a career with his work in films like "Friday", "Elf", "Couples Retreat" and "The Replacements"...as well as being an accomplished stand up comedian...and we're always happy when he stops by the studioto promote his shows at the Improv and to hang out!! And, as usual, it was a...
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Johnny talks to Comedian/Friend of the Show, Pablo Francisco 11.03.17.

There's one thing we can always count on when Pablo Francisco stops by the studio...and that is the fact that things will get real weird REAL quick...and today was no exception! He's appearing live at The Improv and came in to hang out with us on the air...and what followed was full tilt Pablo!
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Johnny talks to Super Troopers stars Kevin Heffernan & Steve Lemme 10.20.17.

Kevin Heffernan and Steve Lemme made their name as part of the Broken Lizard Comedy Troupe who brought us such films as "Club Dread", "Super Troopers", "Beerfest", and the upcoming long awaited "Super Troopers 2"...but in the meantime, they're out on tour taking their stand up routines to clubs...
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Johnny talks to comedienne/ actress Mo'Nique

Comedienne and Academy Award winning actress, Mo'Nique is a force of nature. From her comedic work in such films as "Soul Plane" and "Welcome Home, Roscoe Jenkins" to her award winning dramatic turn in the film "Precious", to her stand up career...she is a woman to be reckoned with! And now she's...
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