Michael McKean is an American actor, comedian, and musician, known for a variety of roles. His first big role was playing annoying neighbor Lenny Kosnowski on the sitcom Laverne & Shirley.
Highlights from the history of The Adam Carolla Show: 1. Mike Lawrence live at Park West in Chicago (2014) 2. Alicia Witt (2014) 3. Michael McKean and Dr. Bruce (2016) 4. Episode 2000 (2017) 5. Judd Apatow (2017) Hosted by Chris Laxamana and Giovanni Giorgio Request clips: Classics@adamcarolla.com TWITTER: https://twitter.com/chrislaxamana https://twitter.com/giovannigiorgio INSTAGRAM: http://instagram.com/chrislaxamana1 https://twitter.com/giovannigiorgio Website: https://www.podcastone.com/carolla-classics Apple Podcasts: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/carolla-classics/id1454001697?mt=2
I reached into the vault for this talk with MAJOR actor Michael McKean, in celebration of how MAJOR Better Call Saul is this season. Enjoy! Better Call Saul + Best in Show actor Michael McKean sheds light on: why Chuck McGill is "America's sweetheart" insights on Breaking Bad's Walter + Skyler White playing half of "Lenny & Squiggy" on Laverne & Shirley a backstory he created for This Is Spinal Tap what moves him - in real life + onscreen favorite films and actors a lifelong battle with insomnia what he inherited from his parents why he was a "screw-up" as a kid why a missing password is stopping him from doing something he's really into # EXTRAS! My talks with Better Call Saul cast members: Patrick Fabian: https://www.reallyfamouspodcast.com/now/patrick-fabian Rhea Seehorn:  https://www.reallyfamouspodcast.com/rhea-seehorn/go YouTube videos with me + Patrick + Rhea: https://www.youtube.com/reallyfamous   My talk with Michael's wife, Annette O'Toole - https://www.reallyfamouspodcast.com/annette-otoole Behind-the-scenes photos - reallyfamouspodcast.com/michael-mckean   Talk to me! - click here This episode originally aired when Really Famous was brand new. It's episode #9. # New live shows: I'll be back! Get word as soon as we book new dates. reallyfamouspodcast.com/live-shows # GET IN TOUCH: Insider news - ReallyFamousPodcast.com/contact Instagram - @karamayerrobinson Facebook - @karamayerrobinson Twitter - @kara1to1 Subscribe to my YouTube channel - YouTube.com/ReallyFamous Email - reallyfamouspodcast@gmail.com # Donate $1 or $5 or anything you like to Really Famous and get a shoutout from me on the show - ReallyFamousPodcast.com/donate # Celebrity interview by Kara Mayer Robinson. Music - Take a Chance by Kevin MacLeod - incompetech - Creative Commons  
Actor, comedian, and musician Michael McKean joins Andy Richter to talk about earliest childhood memories, performing radio sketches with comedy team The Credibility Gap, featuring on Laverne & Shirley and SNL, and finding ways to love his most repugnant characters. Plus, Michael shares what’s next with the upcoming projects he’s most excited for.See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
The legendary Michael McKean talks with Chris and Matt about his talent in musical comedy, his time opening as a comedy act before rock concerts and how he and David Lander got the part on Laverne and Shirley. He also talks about the importance of not being typecast and his part on Better Call Saul!
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Oct 17th, 1947
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8 hours, 2 minutes
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