Kevin Pollak To Direct "Misery Loves Comedy"

By Garth Franklin Wednesday September 4th 2013 06:06AM

Actor and filmmaker Kevin Pollak is set to direct the documentary "Misery Loves Comedy" for Newaley Pictures and Heretic Films.

The doco will explore the mind of the stand-up comic and all those who choose to write or perform comedy as a profession. Becky Newhall, Burton Ritchie and Ben Galecki will produce.

Confirmed participating talent include: Michael Ian Black, Rob Delaney, Jon Favreau, Paul Feig, Jim Gaffigan, Christopher Guest, Chris Hardwick, Penn Jillette, Richard Kind, Lisa Kudrow, Richard Lewis, Marc Maron, Jim Norton, Opie & Anthony, Jason Reitman, Andy Richter, Bob Saget, David Wain, Alan Zweibel and more.

Source: Heretic Films