Kevin Nealon

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2014

    Videos: Mark Shook, Rotorcraft Expert, Among Victims of Tragic Crash Into Colorado River

    Mark Shook was among the most expert pilots of rotorcraft -- a helicopter-like vehicle sometimes called a gyroplane -- in the Rocky Mountain region. He was president of the Colorado Rotorcraft Association and had been flying for many years. So it was a shock to the entire rotorcraft community when h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2014

    Nancy Pfister: Charges dropped against Nancy Styler in Aspen socialite's murder

    A few months back, we told you about the murder of Aspen socialite Nancy Pfister and the shocking arrests of William and Nancy Styler, an ex-doctor and his wife in their sixties who were renting Pfister's home. Now, all charges have been dropped against Nancy Styler -- but thus far, prosecutors are ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2014

    Videos: Pilot Brian Veatch crashes a plane into a house he used to own

    It was plenty weird enough when a plane crashed into a house in a suburban neighborhood in Northglenn yesterday. But even stranger is word that pilot Brian Veatch, who survived the incident (no one on the ground was hurt, either), once owned the house he struck.

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2014

    Nancy Pfister: Katherine Carpenter, who found socialite's body, joins couple busted in murder

    Last week, we updated you on the investigation into the murder of Nancy Pfister, a socialite whose body was discovered in a closet of her tony Aspen home; see our previous coverage below. Retired Denver-area doctor William Styler and his wife Nancy had previously been arrested in relation to the cr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 30, 2013

    The ten best comedy events in September in Denver

    As our High Plains hangovers fade, local comedy fans must look ahead to the future after a game-changing August. Ironically, what lies ahead this month in Denver comedy is firmly rooted in the past. We've got 90's sitcom stars, a slate of road-dog headliners, and even two Saturday Night Live ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2013

    Do comedians and journalists need bad things to happen?

    The next four weeks in Denver will see a tsunami of comedy events. There are four killer standups at Comedy Works (Craig Ferguson, Mike Birbiglia, Marc Maron, Kevin Nealon), two comedy festivals (High Plains, Funstival) and the Oddball Comedy Tour (Dave Chapelle, Flight of the Conchords). It's raini ... More >>

  • Film

    July 11, 2013
  • Blogs

    March 2, 2012

    Video: Copper Mountain runs racist?, asks Kevin Nealon on Conan O'Brien

    Comic Kevin Nealon shared a funny bit on Conan O'Brien's show (H/T Denver Egotist) about Copper Mountain. Nealon says he'd forgotten about ski run ratings like Black Diamond when a local talked about how "the blacks" at Copper can be fun, but they'll beat you up -- and they're all over the mountain ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2012

    Kevin Nealon on filming his new Showtime special and his wine-drinking fans

    Kevin Nealon is best known for his nine seasons of Saturday Night Live and his role on the hit Showtime series Weeds. But what some don't know is that Nealon has been a steady stand-up comic throughout his career, doing bits on things like how he doesn't actually smoke weed and his fear of chimp att ... More >>

  • News

    January 26, 2012
  • Blogs

    October 19, 2010

    Weeds satirizes CO medical marijuana scene, suggests parents smoke pot before kids concerts

    Mary Louise-Parker.​If ever there was a television program in the perfect position to satirize marijuana of the medical (and non-medical) type in Colorado, it's Showtime's Weeds. And in the latest episode from the sixth season -- an impressively strong one for such a long-running series -- th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2007

    Top Five Thanksgiving Songs

    Compared with other holidays, Thanksgiving hasn't inspired bards overmuch. There are no traditional hymns, no instantly identifiable music associated with the day save possibly various football broadcast bumpers. Nevertheless, here and there we find certain songs that -- in lyric or in spirit -- fi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2007

    Kevin Interruptus

    In today's blog about Kevin Nealon, the comic noted that his wife was due to give birth around the time of his January 26 show at the Boulder Theater. Well, her doctor's estimate proved mighty accurate. The performance was just postponed, and Sarah Coffeld, the venue's publicist, confirms that labor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2007

    Pumping Up

    The piece in this week's Night & Day section about comic Kevin Nealon, who headlines at the Boulder Theater in a show now scheduled to take place on Friday, March 2 (see this blog for details), offers a taste of a conversation early this month with the Saturday Night Live vet and current Weeds co-st ... More >>

  • Culture

    November 6, 2003

    Free Will

    Another SNL vet may be the next Bill Murray. Seriously.