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    Bob Saget

    Actor & Comedian

    Bob Saget is a stand-up comedian and actor, writer and director, who’s best-known by some for his role as Danny Tanner in the hit TV series "Full House" and now "Fuller House." Saget's just as well-known by others for his stand-up comedy, including the Grammy Award-nominated comedy album from his popular special, “That’s What I’m Talkin About." As it’s evolved in the past 40 years, his stand-up has always been both self-deprecating and edgy-irreverent, but it only skims the surface of who Saget is—he’s used comedy, through acting, writing and directing as a vehicle for healing and social criticism (he digs into this aspect of his work and viewpoint of the world in his New York Times Best-selling book Dirty Daddy: The Chronicles of a Family Man Turned Filthy Comedian). Saget has made a career out of pushing the boundaries of comedy, but in doing so he’s shaken up audience’s concept of identity, political correctness and what it means to be a public figure.

    Past Events

    Wednesday, Oct 19 2016

    7 PM

    It’s no secret that Chicago is one of the world’s biggest comedy hubs. From Bill Murray to Tina Fey, some of the biggest names in the business have... read more
    2 hours | Talk | Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art

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