David Feldman (comedian)
|Occupation||Comedian, comedy writer|
In 2009, Feldman launched the popular listener supported 'David Feldman Show' (formerly known as the 'David Feldman Comedy Podcast'), which includes a diverse mixture of live and prerecorded content which can be downloaded from the iTunes Store for free. In November 2013, he released a special digital download only compilation album called 'The Very Best of the David Feldman Show, Vol. 1'.
Feldman has also written for The Academy Awards, The Emmys, Triumph The Insult Dog Comic and countless roasts on Comedy Central. Over the past few years he has written with and for Steve Martin, Martin Short, Robin Williams, Nathan Lane, Robert Smigel and Bette Midler.
As a comedian, Feldman has appeared frequently on Late Night with Conan O'Brien, The Tonight Show and The Late Late Show, as well as his own special for Comedy Central. Feldman has also done commentary for Salon magazine.
Feldman began as a standup comic in San Francisco and currently resides in Los Angeles with his wife, children, three dogs, and three cats. Feldman spoke at Pitzer College's 2009 Commencement Ceremony and released an album in the same year called 'Left Without Paying'.
Feldman has won three Prime Time Emmys for comedy writing, as well as three Writers Guild Awards. He is a Democrat who has written jokes pro bono for candidates he supports. Feldman is a graduate of Columbia University in NYC and Dwight Morrow High School in Englewood, New Jersey.
- "2009 Pitzer College Commencement David Feldman". PitzerCollege. Retrieved September 13, 2013.