Bobcat Goldthwait is one of the most recognizable comedians in show business and was ranked as the 61st greatest comedian of all time by Comedy Central. The genre-defying Police Academy alum has been on the creative fast track over the past several months unleashing his one-of-a-kind brand of comedy in his new Showtime special “You Don’t Look the Same Either” and his newest movie “God Bless America.”
In his newest special, Bobcat returns with a self-deprecating and topical instant comedy classic, taking the audience on a hilarious journey through his 30 year career as an eighties icon, to the guy who lit the Tonight Show set on fire…literally!
And Goldthwait’s inimitable talent for writing and directing is clearly displayed in his newest movie which definitely has America talking. Bobcat’s off-the-beaten-path style of creating movies allows audiences to experience films that other artists may have never dared to attempt. He has come a long way since his first film “Shakes the Clown” and has created many more, including “Windy City Heat” which Matt Stone (co-creator of South Park) called “beyond genius.”
Since his first appearance on David Letterman at the age of 20, Bobcat has expanded his resume to directing movies and hit TV shows including “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” “The Demetri Martin show,” “Chappelle’s Show,” “Crank Yankers” and “The Man Show.”
Known for his unforgettable movies that were huge in the 80’s, Bobcat has also starred in several HBO specials and a slew of television appearances to numerous to mention. Bob continues to push the envelope with his unique brand of humor headlining major comedy clubs across the country so don’t miss your chance to see one of the best of all time!