Anthony Atamanuik, Aziz Ansari Among Performers at 4th Annual Vulture Festival


Vulture, the New York Magazine-owned entertainment website, is gearing up for its 4th annual Vulture Festival in New York City by announcing a lineup this week that yet again provides a little something for everyone. The event isn’t comedy-specific, but there will be a few comedy acts in attendance that are sure not to disappoint. Among the comedy offerings are:

Aziz Ansari will be discussing his hit Netflix show Master of None.

Anthony Atamanuik, in character as Donald Trump, will be interviewed by New York Magazine national affairs editor Gabriel Sherman.

– Saturday Morning Cartoons: this unique showcase will feature the folks who provide their voices to hit shows like Archer and Rick and Morty reading classic movie scenes in their character’s voices. Actors include folks like Aisha Tyler (Archer), Lucky Yates (Archer), John Roberts (Bob’s Burgers), Larry Murphy (Bob’s Burgers), Spencer Grammer (Rick and Morty), Amber Nash (Archer), Kari Wahlgren (Rick and Morty), Niki Yang (Adventure Time), and Jessica Walter (Archer).

– Recordings of the podcasts 2 Dope Queens (Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson), Comedy Bang! Bang! (Scott Aukerman), and Bitch Sesh (Casey Wilson and Danielle Schneider).

– An advanced screening of Demetri Martin’s directorial debut Dean, which created waves at Sundance this past year. After the screening, Martin will sit down for an interview.

Tituss Burgess of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt discussing his career and his new brand of Piiiinootttttttt Noooiiiiiirr.

– Desus Nice and The Kid Mero from Viceland’s Desus & Mero.

Chelsea Handler and chef José Andrés will hit the kitchen to cook, chat and probably get toasted on some wine.

The Carmichael Show cast and creators will sit down for an interview with the Vulture staff.

Tim Ferriss, self-help guru, New York Times bestseller and Fear{less} with Tim Ferriss, will sit down for an interview with actor Vince Vaughn (Wedding Crashers, Old School).

Vulture Festival will take place in New York City from May 20th — 21st at Milk Studios. Tickets will go on sale to the general public on April 20th, and will be available to Citi card holders on April 18th and 19th. For more information on ticket prices, performers and show times, check out the festival’s website.

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Bill Tressler

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