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Thursday, August 06, 2015

Dennis Wolfberg

This summer, I have been showing my daughter standup performances from some of my favorite comics of the 1980s, including Paul Reiser, Carol Leifer, Elayne Boosler, and Harry Anderson. The other day, I remembered this bit that Dennis Wolfberg did on his first appearance with Johnny Carson. Years later, Wolfberg guested twice on my radio show and was not only hysterical on the air, but a very nice guy off the air, too. Unfortunately, his career was cut short when he developed melanoma and died in 1994 at age 48. Here he is doing one of his trademark routines...