We here at Crushable have much love for the awkward brand of comedy Zach Galifinakis deploys on his Funny Or Die webshow “Between Two Ferns.” Hence, you can imagine our excitment when we found out he was producing a special half-hour version of it called Between Two Ferns: A Fairytale Of New York that will air on real television, right before the Comedy Awards on Comedy Central this coming Sunday.
To help promote it, Funny Or Die has released two outtakes, the first of which (above) features an uncomfortable interview with Jon Stewart. When Zach asks Jon how he can better connect with people, J-Stew goes off on a long tirade about how Zach’s a “big bear of a dipshit” whom people love because they think they’re better than him. Zach reacts with admirable stoicism.
Then there’s this clip of his interview with Virgin mogul Richard Branson, during which Branson only looks up from his reading material for long enough to confirm that the title of his autobiography, Losing My Virginity refers both to his company, and the first time he fucked somebody’s pussy:
Tune into Comedy Central at 8:30 on Sunday for the whole shebang.
(Via Funny Or Die)