Originally Posted by ZootedGranny
Well, I meant new
Dov Charney heat. Outside of Merrill Schindler and Dr Bronner, I'm a fan of all of his impersonations, especially self-hating Giamatti
, but Dov Charney is my favorite.
He broke out a Bronx cop turned standup character on Benson Interruption that was . . . OK, . . I got what he was going for, and occasionally he got there, but there was a shit ton of audience crickets too.
One of those guys with a Bronx accent, who says something outrageous/offensive, then turns on the crowd with stuttering and stammering threats.
All Redd [Foxx] did all day was coke, grass and ****. . .
So our first network taping, name in big letters right on the set, Redd doesn't arrive at curtain call.
I go back to his dressing room, all I see is the girl doing his hair is sitting on him.
So I see her body, her dress, and his legs.
I say, Redd, don't you know we're on camera?
Redd sticks his head up from between the hairdresser's legs and asks indignantly. . .
"Can't a man relax?"
- Bob Einstein