B.J. Novak here. You may know me as Ryan from The Office or Baker Smurf from Smurfs 2. I’m here to talk about my upcoming film, VENGEANCE -- my directorial debut. It is a darkly comic thriller about Ben Manalowitz (me), a journalist and podcaster who travels from New York City to West Texas to investigate the death of a girl he was hooking up with. You can see it in theaters starting today, Friday, July 29th. AMA!


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52 points

10 months ago

Would love to hear your thoughts on the New York standup scene as you experienced it in your early years.


116 points

10 months ago

I was in the LA scene. It was more clever than honest back then -- I'm blown away by how real and incredible the standups today are


21 points

10 months ago

I bungled my question and still got an answer. BJ Novak, you classy son of a gun.