Comedian Wil Anderson Celebrates 200th Episode of Podcast TOFOP at NerdMelt
Comedian Wil Anderson will be hosting a live taping of the 200th episode of his critically acclaimed podcast TOFOP at NerdMelt in Hollywood on Feb. 9. In 2013, TOFOP was named the iTunes best Classic Audio Podcast, and is still one of the top podcasts around.
Performing more than 200 shows a year; Wil is one of the most sought after comedians in the business. He discusses politics, pop culture, and the personal, and has one of the best comedic imaginations audiences around the world have ever seen. Over the last four years, he has spent a lot of time performing in cities outside of the US including London, Edinburgh, Ireland, Montreal, Canada, and New Zealand. He also was a regular guest on Chelsea Lately.
In addition to TOFOP, Wil also hosts and produces the Australian Broadcast Company’s highest rated program “The Gruen Transfer Series,” which got him nominated for a Gold Logie in 2010, and won for Best Entertainment Show at AACTA awards in 2011. “Gruen” then spin-offs of “Gruen Nation,” the sports-themed “Gruen Sweat” and “Gruen Planet.” He also returned as host of “Gruen Nation” in 2013 and “Gruen Planet” which was again, the number one entertainment show on the Australian Broadcast Network.
His show “GoodWil” was awarded a Fringe Award for Best Comedy during the Adelaide Fringe Festival and sold out his 21-night run at the Princess Theatre at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. Then in 2013, GoodWil was nominated for a Helpmann award (Australia’s Tonys) for a live comedy performance, which was his fourth nomination in a row.
Anderson’s upcoming free show at NerdMelt will be a very special live taping, with guests Dave Anthony, Jen Kirkman, Matt Kirshen, Daniel Sloss, and Gareth Reynolds.