Russ Talks craft of of COMEDY with Henry Phillips -- a musical comedian from
Los Angeles known for his Comedy Central Presents special, his
songs for two award-winning musicals, Blake: the Musical and Chips,
and for co-writing and starring in the semi-autobiographical movie Punching the Clown which won several awards,
most notably the Audience Award at the Slamdance Film Festival
and is critically acclaimed, currently holding an 86% fresh rating on the review
aggregator site Rotten Tomatoes.
His series of satirical YouTube cooking videos called "Henry's
Kitchen," in which he tries and fails to cook food, make friends, and
impress women, was described by Sarah
Silverman as "the best cooking show ever",
and his other web series "You and Your Fu*king Coffee" was produced
by Jash and
features well-known guest stars including Mike Judge
and Ashley Johnson.
Phillips has appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live!,
The Dr. Demento Radio Show, and the podcasts WTF with Marc Maron,
and The World Record Podcast with Brendan Walsh.
In 2014 he recorded his first one hour comedy
special, at Hollywood's
The Lyric Theater.
In 2016, he co-wrote and starred in Punching
Henry, a sequel to Punching the Clown. From 2016 to 2019 he had
a recurring supporting role as John Stafford in the TV series Silicon Valley.
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