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Comedy Gold Minds with Kevin Hart

Dive into the minds of some of the world's funniest people with Kevin Hart in his show, Comedy Gold Minds. From rising stars to comedy legends, Kevin pairs with comedic tastemakers for “ear-opening” dialogue that takes listeners on a wild and crazy ride through some of the world's top comedic minds. From chronicling their comedy club experiences to a sneak peek of their latest material, each episode is packed with punchlines, anecdotes, and inside jokes.

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Ben Stiller
On this exciting new episode of Comedy Gold Minds, Kevin is joined by actor, director, and comedic powerhouse Ben Stiller. The two discuss all things comedy, including growing up with comedic parents Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara, creating The Ben Stiller Show, what it’s like to act and direct a film at the same time, and why he thinks his movie Tropic Thunder would never get made today.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
54:53 02/02/2023
Conan O'Brien
This week Kevin is joined by comedian and television host Conan O’Brien on Comedy Gold Minds. O’Brien discusses everything including his start at SNL as a writer, how Lorne Michaels helped him get his big break in late night TV, his podcast ‘Conan O’Brien Needs a Friend’, and what he’d like to do next in the entertainment world. Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
60:37 26/01/2023
David Spade
Actor, comedian, and SNL alum David Spade joins Kevin Hart on this week’s episode of Comedy Gold Minds. The two talk about Spade’s start in comedy in Scottsdale, Arizona, working on Saturday Night Live at the same time as Adam Sandler, Chris Rock, Chris Farley, and other comedic powerhouses, and why he still likes to pop up at comedy clubs to work on new material.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
52:20 19/01/2023
Niecy Nash
 Kevin Hart is joined this time by comedian and actress Niecy Nash. The pair have an in-depth conversation about Nash’s start in comedy, breaking into the world of TV and Film, the advice she received from Bernie Mac while working on his show, and how her brother’s murder affected her at a young age.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
40:11 12/01/2023
Awkwafina
Kevin is joined by comedian and actress Awkwafina on this episode. They discuss her rise from YouTube star to blockbuster actress, working with companies like Marvel and Comedy Central, the time she starred with Kevin in Jumanji, and why there’s no handbook on how to deal with fame and success.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds
45:19 05/01/2023
Eddie Griffin
Kevin is joined by comedian and actor Eddie Griffin this week on Comedy Gold Minds. From being homeless in Los Angeles to being taken in by the legendary owner of The Comedy Store, Mitzi Shore, Kevin and Eddie discuss it all and more. They also talk comedy beginnings, the UPN Network, and trying sushi for the first time with Eddie Murphy.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
49:14 29/12/2022
Ray Romano
On this episode Kevin sits down with comedian, actor, and sitcom legend Ray Romano. The two discuss how Ray got his big break from David Letterman, the success of his TV show ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’, why he prefers stand-up and performing over directing, and what he thinks his next step in comedy will be.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
48:27 22/12/2022
Martin Lawrence
EPISODE NOTESThis episode Kevin talks with comedian, actor, and legend Martin Lawrence. They discuss how the show Martin and characters like Dragon Fly Jones and Sheneneh Jenkins came about, how Def Jam allowed him to showcase his unique comedy style, his career in movies and TV, and where his comedic genius comes from.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds
48:39 15/12/2022
Niecy Nash
 Kevin Hart is joined this time by comedian and actress Niecy Nash. The pair have an in-depth conversation about Nash’s start in comedy, breaking into the world of TV and Film, the advice she received from Bernie Mac while working on his show, and how her brother’s murder affected her at a young age.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
40:11 08/12/2022
Bob Saget
Comedian, Actor, and Director Bob Saget sits down with Kevin to talk about coming up in Philly, how he went from America’s dad on the screen in Full House back to his raunchy comedy on the stage, and how he remembers comic legends we’ve lost like Bernie Mac and Robin Williams.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds!
57:56 01/12/2022
Aziz Ansari
Kevin is joined by comedian, actor, writer, and director Aziz Ansari. The two have a detailed conversation about their rise to success in stand-up, how the show Master of None came about, where Aziz draws his inspiration from for his material, and Aziz’s experience in taking a step back from performing and work for time to himself.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
50:05 24/11/2022
Amy Schumer
Kevin sits down with the hilarious Amy Schumer to talk about how motherhood has changed her comedy, accidentally naming her son ‘genital’ for a month, and how your sex life changes once you are a parent. Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds!
55:08 17/11/2022
D.L. Hughley
This week Kevin is joined by comedian and actor D.L. Hughley. They discuss how standup comedy has changed, how to stay authentic to the craft, the impact of The Kings of Comedy tour, and the comedians they admire.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
58:54 10/11/2022
London Hughes
Comedian London Hughes joins Kevin Hart to discuss the difficulties of being a black female comic in Britain, getting her own Netflix special, and how comedians like Whoopi Goldberg and Gina Yashere inspired her to come to work in America.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
50:54 03/11/2022
Jim Jefferies
This week Jim Jefferies joins Kevin on the podcast. They discuss everything from how a punch to the head became his big break in comedy, being asked to be a judge on Australia’s Got Talent, what it’s like performing at atheist conventions, and the difference between going sober in the US and in Australia.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds
59:41 27/10/2022
Sarah Silverman
Comedic powerhouse Sarah Silverman joins Kevin to talk about the issue of cancel culture, pushing the boundaries as a performer, and the importance of places like the Comedy Cellar for all types of stand-up’s.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds!
56:25 20/10/2022
Gabriel Iglesias
n celebration of his two shows at Dodgers Stadium for the Netflix is a Joke Festival, we're revisiting Kevin's interview with Gabriel "Fluffy" Iglesias on Comedy Gold Minds. The two comedic rockstars talk about how Gabe came up with his nickname Fluffy, his promotional strategy when starting out in comedy, testing positive for COVID while in Texas, and how he went from selling homemade CD’s at his shows to a merchandise empire.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
49:04 13/10/2022
Niecy Nash
This week on Comedy Gold Minds, Kevin Hart is joined by comedian and actress Niecy Nash. The pair have an in-depth conversation about Nash’s start in comedy, breaking into the world of TV and Film, the advice she received from Bernie Mac while working on his show, and how her brother’s murder affected her at a young age.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart's Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
40:11 06/10/2022
Bill Burr
Kevin sits down with Actor and Comedian Bill Burr to discuss Bill’s most recent Saturday Night Live monologue, their Covid-19 quarantine experiences and the last time they each cried. Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
60:40 29/09/2022
Margaret Cho
Kevin Hart is joined by comedian and author Margaret Cho on this episode. The pair discuss how she started out in San Francisco with comedians like Patton Oswalt and Brian Posehn, how she’s mentored the next generation of Asian-American female comics, and the time she smoked weed with Snoop Dogg and Cheech & Chong.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
44:39 22/09/2022
In Memory of David A. Arnold
We're remembering comedian, writer, and actor, David A. Arnold on Comedy Gold Minds this week, by revisiting the time he sat down with Kevin earlier this year. The pair talk all things comedy including developing and selling a show together at Hulu, being told he wasn’t marketable by BET, why timing is everything in the entertainment industry, and his new Netflix special “David A. Arnold: It Ain’t for the Weak”.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
54:47 15/09/2022
Nick Kroll
Take a trip back to the early days of Comedy Gold Minds when comedian, producer, writer and actor Nick Kroll joined Kevin Hart to talk about family, his writing process and bombing in front of Bill Murray when he was first starting in comedy.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
63:41 08/09/2022
Kenan Thompson
Kevin is joined by Saturday Night Live’s Kenan Thompson.  Kenan and Kevin talk about Kenan’s many years at Saturday Night Live, seeing Dave Chappelle perform at Madison Square Garden, how he made it out of Nickelodeon, and the highlights of his 30 year career. Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
43:30 01/09/2022
Tim Dillon
Kevin is back with a BRAND NEW episode of Comedy Gold Minds, featuring the hilarious stand-up comedian Tim Dillon. Tim tells Kevin about his life, how his parents wanted him to pursue acting instead of comedy, his 12-year sobriety journey, and why he thinks more people should pursue what makes them happy in life.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
47:01 25/08/2022
Conan O'Brien
This week Kevin is joined by comedian and television host Conan O’Brien on Comedy Gold Minds. O’Brien discusses everything including his start at SNL as a writer, how Lorne Michaels helped him get his big break in late night TV, his podcast ‘Conan O’Brien Needs a Friend’, and what he’d like to do next in the entertainment world. Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
60:37 18/08/2022
Jo Koy
Kevin sits down with comedian and star of the newly released film Easter Sunday, Jo Koy. The two discuss coming up on Chelsea Lately together, proving to his mother that comedy was a real career, and how he gained his confidence as a Filipino comic in America today.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
52:11 11/08/2022
Sebastian Maniscalco
Kevin sits down with comedian Sebastian Maniscalco to talk all things comedy, how he started out in the industry, how his upbringing differed from that of his wife and kids, and how the pandemic influenced his most recent comedy tour.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
64:26 04/08/2022
Whitney Cummings
This week on another brand-new episode of Comedy Gold Minds, Kevin is joined by comedian, actress and podcaster Whitney Cummings. From her experience with Al-Anon to why she sees her energy as currency and her new Netflix special “Jokes”, nothing is off the table in this interview between the two friends.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
62:25 28/07/2022
David A. Arnold
BRAND NEW: Kevin is back and joined by comedian, writer, and actor, David A. Arnold on Comedy Gold Minds this week. The pair talk all things comedy including developing and selling a show together at Hulu, being told he wasn’t marketable by BET, why timing is everything in the entertainment industry, and his new Netflix special “David A. Arnold: It Ain’t for the Weak”.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds.
54:47 21/07/2022
Ms. Pat
This week Kevin is joined by comedian, author, and rising superstar Ms. Pat. They discuss everything from her new show, The Ms. Pat Show, to her 20 year journey to where she is in the comedy world now, and how she uses her family and their shared experiences to inform her stand-up routine.Like Comedy Gold Minds? SiriusXM subscribers get it a day early, plus Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio, his 24/7 comedy channel, with great talk shows and stand-up. Learn more / check it out for 3 months at siriusxm.com/comedygoldminds
41:35 14/07/2022