3207 – Bending over backwards with Doug Jones

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In studio notes by Garon Cockrell
Editing and additional notes by Darryl Asher

NNF 3207 – Doug Jones

00 3207! Hello!

Sunny day!

Don’t stop by here.

Jimmy can’t find Matt’s house for any amount of money.

Freak Flag – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dUFPWW7IqCU

Chris Farley as Shrek – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9zYT5hQR4Q4

Jimmy was interviewed by a news show about Chris.

We talk about the drug usage in stand up in the 80s.

10 – Sniffin’ Comet!

Jimmy talks the Masters!

He signed a bunch of thank you notes! Lots of errors apparently.

15 – Still time to upgrade if you want any of the perks!

Jimmy took a break for a massage and a car wash. On Easter.

Trading Cards are limited edition! If you’re reading this, it’s probably too late.

20 – Jimmy and Fam went to mini golf! The Great Equalizer!

They went to some place that was in Karate Kid.


25 – Family in town means a trip to the WB Stage Tour!

They were able to go into Studio 16 which is a massive soundstage used for some massive movies like Jurassic Park, The Goonies, The Perfect Storm, and more!

What does Chris Nolan have against dialogue?

30 – Barry Keoghan – https://www.imdb.com/name/nm4422686/?ref_=tt_cl_t_2
Robert DeNiro and Sebasian Maniscalco – https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8373206/?ref_=nm_flmg_unrel_2_act

Jimmy talks Scarlet Opera!

So Clover – https://www.amazon.com/Cooperative-Association-Playtime-Repos-Production/dp/B0941TJHXX/ref=sr_1_2?keywords=so+clover+board+game&qid=1681153211&sprefix=so+clover%2Caps%2C220&sr=8-2

Doug Jones is here!

Who’s after Doug’s career!?

More on So Clover!

40 – Jimmy’s taking Umbridge with Eliot’s categorization of his anger.

We’re gonna take a break after Jimmy talks about Sloppy Seconds.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sloppy_seconds Maybe originated in Fantastic Four??

We’ll be right back!

47m – We’re back!

Jimmy talks about the first time he met Doug!

Doug talks about working on Hocus Pocus 1 and 2.

50 – Bette Midler talk!

She was sexy!

Doug talks about doing HP 2, and still being a slobbering fan, even though the ladies were peppering him with questions about his own career.

Jimmy asks Doug about the processes involved in the parts he plays. It could take 2 – 7 hours a day for the makeup / prosthetic applications.

55 – Doug tells a story about Hellboy 2 where he fell asleep sitting with Universal execs and started drooling all over himself.

Doug played 2 parts in Pan’s Labyrinth. Del Fauno and The Pale Man.

60 – Jimmy forgot his question but Eliot has one! He asks about how Doug is treated in make up in terms of shooting quickly or making him wait.

Doug grew up in Indianapolis and talks about the indy 500.

Talking Twitter and broken features.

Nobility of Sealand – Circle Community that Doug is a part of. He bought a title to be a Duke.


1h10m – Noho Diner used to be called Sitton’s!

Doug talk about getting his picture on the wall of NoHo Diner.

Planet of the Apes and conventions talk!

1h20m – Doug talks about his experiences with acting and growing up wanting to do theater.

Doug mentions the student mime group he joined in college: Mime Over Matter!


1h25m – Doug’s been married for 39 years as of this coming Friday!

His daughter is married and has a 21 month old child!

Jimmy’s got baby fever apparently.

Doug dyes his hair. It looks great!

He does his own hair on films too! As did Raquel Welch.

Doug tells a story about Requel doing her own make up on the movie they did together. She said she’s done her own hair/makeup since day one.

Raquel was old school Hollywood, Doug talks about their relationship and how she said he was her favorite person on the set.

1h30m – Doug talks more about his Duke title, and deciding to drop the money to do it.

Doug wears broaches to celebrate his status as a royal.

It’s trivia time!

Full results below.

Doug talks about being such a big fan of Jimmy and more about when the cast of Discovery came to see the NNF Live Show with Anthony Rapp.

1h40m – Doug thinks that Matthew Patrick Davis should be Jack Skellington! He wanted to do it until he saw Matthew’s performance.

Star Trek: Discovery’s final season airs early 2024.

Hillbilly is not a slur.

Doug has played many of them, including in a film called Stalled.


We’ll be right back!

1h45m – We’re back!


Talking Brian Cox and Jeremy Strong.

Talking Michelle Yeoh and Brendan Fraser that Doug has both worked with!

1h50m – The Whale talk!

Doug loves award shows! He likes to pay attention.

Speak during commercials. THAT’S IT!

Jimmy and Doug talk about an old bit of Jimmy’s where he talked about his toupee wearing manager “Schmidty.”

Round the horn!

Full trivia info below!

Talking about Eliot being nervous about lawsuits.

2h – Scott Glenn – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scott_Glenn

Do the young folk even know what a dial tone is?

2h5m – See below for the Trivia answer!

We’ve only scratched the surface with Doug! We’re his favorite podcast (almost) ever!

What would the perfect Bruce Oscar party be?

Thank you Doug!! He gives us a quick update on his future works, including an episode of Destination Heaven on PeerFlix!

2h15 – Subscribe, upgrade, opt out, etc by April 17!

Get your shirts at LemonIceDesigns.com code Pardo!

See you next time!

Trivia Results:
Category: Famous Firsts
Question: Russian Yuri Gregorian was the first to accomplish this universal feat?

Garon: First to orbit Earth (10 pts)
Eliot: First to orbit the Earth (10 pts)
Matt: First Man in Space (16 pts)
Doug Jones: First Man in Space (21 pts)
Jimmy: Started his own country (12 pts)

Answer: First person in space!

Doug wins with a wager and correct answer!

My pleasure,

Garon/The Beast/Mush Mouth Shy Guy/The Notekeeper/Lazy Queen/Sloth/Little Asshole