Guest Picks: Mike Birbiglia

Monday, August 20, 2012

Mike Birbiglia was on the Lopate Show (along with "This American Life" host Ira Glass) to talk about writing, directing and starring in the new film, "Sleepwalk With Me." He also told us what he's been listening to and that he's a fan of "Friday Night Lights." Find out what else he's a fan of!

What have you read or seen over the past year (book, play film, etc…) that moved or surprised you?

           I loved the doc feature Ai Wei Wei Never Sorry.

What are you listening to right now?

           Bon Iver, the National, Fun.

What's the last great book you read?

           Elia Kazan, On Directing

What's one thing you're a fan of that people might not expect?

           "Friday Night Lights"

What's your favorite comfort food?

           Macaroni & cheese and pizza


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