The BEST Episodes of Comedy Bang! Bang!
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Aug 11, 2020
Based on Scott Aukerman’s popular podcast of the same name, COMEDY BANG! BANG! cleverly riffs on the well-known format of the late night talk show, infusing celebrity appearances and comedy sketches with a tinge of the surreal.
#1 - Gillian Jacobs Wears A Red Dress With Sail Boats
Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 16, 2013
Actors Gillian Jacobs and Jason Mantzoukas stop by Comedy Bang! Bang! in the midst of Scott and Reggie trying to answer cliffhangers throughout the episode. Does Reggie’s new girlfriend have a secret agenda? Will Scott seek revenge over his stolen sandwich? Who’s inside the mysterious coffin on set? Special Guests: Chris Hardwick, Adam Scott and Michaela Watkins.
#2 - “Weird Al” Yankovic Wears A Hawaiian Shirt
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Aug 10, 2012
Host Scott Aukerman welcomes guest "Weird Al" Yankovic, who smashes all musical conventions. Tenacious D stops by to play a new song. Scott and bandleader Reggie Watts use their new greenscreen technology, with disastrous results.The Potato Chip Woman visits to share the highlights of her incredible collection. Also, Reggie makes Scott a sandwich.
#3 - Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber Wears a Purple Top Hat & Fabrice Fabrice Wears One Pink Fur Leg Warmer
Season 5 - Episode 20 - Aired Dec 2, 2016
Scott receives some disturbing news that may mean the end of Comedy Bang! Bang! forever, but before the end, old chums Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber and Fabrice Fabrice stop by to wish the gang goodbye.
#4 - Pee-wee Herman Wears a Halloween Costume
Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Oct 25, 2013
Pee-wee Herman casts spells and saves Scott's life for Halloween; Reggie has a surprise costume of his own; Scott finds a killer from his past; Reggie Watts; Pee-wee Herman.
#5 - The Lonely Island Wear Dark Pants and Eyeglasses
Season 5 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 3, 2016
The Lonely Island shows off their new merchandise; Gil Faizon and George St. Geegland discuss their upcoming Broadway show.
#6 - Zoe Saldana Wears A Tan Blouse & Glasses
Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 9, 2013
Scott welcomes actress Zoe Saldana to the set as she discusses – err spoils – her next movie. Reggie swaps places with a cop, and director “Garry Marshall” talks about his surprising new project. Special Guest: John Carroll Lynch.
#7 - Jim Gaffigan Wears a Blue Jacket & Plum T-Shirt
Season 2 - Episode 15 - Aired Nov 15, 2013
Scott and Reggie welcome guest Jim Gaffigan to the show. Scott's slacker friend takes up residence on the set and everyone's favorite novelty furniture is back: Billy Big Mouth Bass!
#8 - Elizabeth Banks Wears a Red Dress
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Jul 27, 2012
When his guest Elizabeth Banks says the word of the day, host Scott Aukerman is forced to take action. While Scott nervously interviews a famous critic who is reviewing the show, a teamster interrupts to invite bandleader Reggie Watts and Scott on a "mind vacation". Smooth Jazz legend Barry R drops in to perform. Scott hosts a round of his game "What Do These Initials Stand For?"
#9 - Andy Dick Wears a Black Suit Jacket & Skinny Tie
Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired Nov 22, 2013
When Scott runs late for work, Reggie and guest Andy Dick explore the endless possibilities that one missed bus can make. A mysterious stranger has dire advice for Scott and his mechanic reveals the best location for underground comedy.
#10 - Casey Wilson Wears A White Lace Dress & A Black Blazer
Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 13, 2013
Inspired by “I Dreamed A Dream,” Casey Wilson sings her heart out during this week’s musical extravaganza episode. We find out who lives below the studio and learn a valuable lesson about the importance of talking. Special Guest: Thomas Lennon and Paul F. Tomkins.
#11 - Jessica Alba Wears a Jacket with Patent Leather Pumps
Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Nov 1, 2013
Jessica Alba drops by and meets some very interesting characters, including a visit from The King of Cards. Scott travels the country helping women with their sweater woes.
#12 - Seth Rogen Wears a Plaid Shirt & Brown Pants
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 6, 2012
Host Scott Aukerman interviews Seth Rogen about his recent vacation. Scott uses his psychic powers to listen in on people's most private thoughts. The world's top child bird caller visits and performs. Bandleader Reggie Watts interrupts the show to paint a portrait of Scott. Scott leads everyone in the game "What's Their Ailment?"
#13 - Ty Burrell Wears a Chambray Shirt & Clear Frame Glasses
Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 9, 2015
Ty Burrell shows Scott what the world looks like through his eyes, and craft services coordinator Fabrice Fabrice (Nick Kroll) performs spoken word poetry. Meanwhile, Scott premieres a clip of his exciting new detective drama.
#14 - Jenna Fischer Wears a Floral Blouse & Black Heels
Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired May 22, 2014
An inspector narrows down the suspects of a murder that occurred in the studio; Jenna Fischer shares a clip from her appearance on the British version of "Comedy Bang! Bang!"
#15 - Aziz Ansari Wears A Charcoal Blazer
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 19, 2013
Scott's sick! An elite team is dispatched inside his body (Chris Meloni, Echo Kellum, Kulap Vilaysack) to fix him while he interviews Aziz Ansari and craft services coordinator Fabrice Fabrice (Nick Kroll). Scott teaches us an important lesson about bathroom hygiene and gets a little too friendly with Aziz and his bodyguard (Cedric Yarborough).
#16 - Sarah Silverman Wears a Black Dress With A White Collar
Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 30, 2013
Scott gets tongue-tied during his interview with Sarah Silverman. The world’s fastest talker goes for the record. Scott reveals his secrets to getting camera ready. Plus: Is Little Ladder’s life in jeopardy? Special Guests: Adam DeVine and Joe Lo Truglio.
#17 - Andy Samberg Wears a Plaid Shirt & Glasses
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 12, 2013
Scott welcomes comedian Andy Samberg to the couch to discuss how to pick up girls and stay out of the doctor’s office. Later, renowned psychic Tan Fu (Jordan Peele) stops by, Reggie Watts enters a cybernetic computer world and Scott's rewarded for his unintentional appetite for prunes.
#18 - Amy Poehler Wears a Black Jacket & Grey Pants
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 15, 2012
Comic Amy Poehler discusses her hair and her feud with Mad Magazine.
#19 - Jon Hamm Wears a Light Blue Shirt & Silver Watch
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jun 22, 2012
A film student directs a segment with guest Jon Hamm. Also: a visit from a man who eats bicycles.
#20 - Brie Larson Wears a Billowy Long-Sleeve Shirt and White Saddle Shoes
Season 4 - Episode 23 - Aired Jul 23, 2015
The Comedy Bang! Bang! crew takes off for summer vacation, leaving Scott and Kid Cudi to finish the season with a ragtag crew of misfits. Meanwhile, Brie Larson plays "What’s In Her Bag?" and orphan boy Fourvel (Bobby Moynihan) gives tips to stay out of the summer heat.
#21 - Karen Gillan Wears A Black and White Striped Pullover and Coral Skirt
Season 4 - Episode 19 - Aired May 29, 2015
Karen Gillan spills movie secrets, and small business owner George Groiny Melendez reveals his less than savory profession. Meanwhile, Scott is torn between his new writers and the comedy of yesteryear.
#22 - Craig Robinson Wears a Bordeaux Button Down & Dark Jeans
Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired May 15, 2014
Craig Robinson has a question on his mind; Reggie is taken up to space to battle an alien race; Scott helps renovate homes; a comedy team hides a deadly secret.
#23 - Andy Richter Wears A Suit Jacket & A Baby Blue Button Down Shirt
Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Aug 23, 2013
Scott invites Andy Richter to the couch along with actor Mike Hanford. Later, Scott and Reggie visit the big apple to invest their money. Finally, we find out who stole Reggie’s bike. Special Guest: Michael Ian Black.
#24 - Fred Armisen Wears Black Jeans & Glasses
Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired May 29, 2014
Fred Armisen and Scott are up for the same late night talk show hosting job; Reggie's ultimate fantasy is revealed.
#25 - Cobie Smulders Wears a Strapless Black & White Dress
Season 2 - Episode 19 - Aired Dec 13, 2013
In this special lost episode, we visit the show’s origins with guest Cobie Smulders. Also, a very charming magician drops by the set.