#28 - Peter Segal

Pete Segal has established himself as a sure-handed comedy director with hits under his belt like Get Smart, Anger Management, 50 First Dates and, perhaps his most revered - Tommy Boy (which currently celebrates its 20th anniversary!)

On the set of Grudge Match...

On the set of Grudge Match...

He also happens to be my best friend. But I still learn some things about his path I didn't know. From a show biz-connected set of parents, going from New York to L.A. to Phoenix back to L.A. again, through USC as a Broadcast Journalism major, to working in local T.V., Pete showed that always pushing the envelope of creativity - at any level - would get noticed and appreciated.

It's not what it looks like...

It's not what it looks like...

You'll hear some great stories about the late Chris Farley, some insight into what it's like to direct strong personalities like DeNiro and Nicholson...and there's even a pretty great O.J. story.  (Yes, that O.J.)

We also talk too much about stuff that nobody will think is funny but us. But listen anyway... -LM

You can follow Pete on Twitter @pete_segal