2907 – Dancing the rhythm with Kimmy Gatewood

Kimmy Gatewood

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

NNF Platinum 29 – Kimmy Gatewood

00 2907! Jimmy gets it right. Welcome in! 66 and gloomy here in LA today!

Long pant short sleeve for Jimmy.

Matt’s dad got hi the shirt he’s wearing today. It was a Christmas Gift.

Jimmy saw and enjoyed American Idiot. Matt has not seen the musical yet.

Did anyone watch the Tony’s? Talking Idina and Kristen Chenowith reuniting and our friend Anthony Rapp showing up!


Freestyle Love Supreme at the Tony’s – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ARlZSX14YYQ

Jimmy’s excited about Moulin Rouge!

Jagged Little Pill – https://people.com/theater/jagged-little-pill-broadway-stars-accuse-producers-harm-trans-non-binary-community/

Flappers show on Friday! It was a fun night! There will be another one next month and throughout the rest of the year!

15 – Betsy Stover’s husband was in the audience and got chosen to talk to Jimmy!

Does a mask protect from allergies?

Why isn’t Jimmy invited to game night?!

Danelle Koenig is here!!

Has she been invited to game night?

20 – Jimmy explains the situation.

Danielle is in the area meeting with me?!

How To Survive with Danielle and Kristine!

Tuesday October 5!

Danielle and Kristine sang the theme song!

Jimmy’s Becker aired October 30, 2000 – https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0520673/?ref_=nm_flmg_act_23

25 – Danielle talks more about the new show. Go subscribe now!


I leave to take care of our guest and return to shit stories!

35 – Jimmy talks about seeing the Simone Biles tour. If you have kids into the sport, bring them! It’s nothing but joy!

They did get to see “a batman.”


40 – Danielle apologizes for her laugh and her voice. We all disagree and find it infectious.

Danielle talks about Dear Evan Hansen and the emotional experience she had talking to Oliver afterwards where Jimmy just interrupted and asked about a restaurant. “Hold that thought, what’s this restaurant.”

Our guest Kimmy Gatewood is here! She and Jimmy did a podcast together ages ago.

50 – Kimmy and Jimmy talk about the podcast they did in the back of a car.

Kimmy did sketches at Conan.

Jimmy explains Danielle’s presence to Kimmy.

It is still gloomy outside.

Fire tinted sun talk! It looked beautiful!

Kimmy has a six year old daughter.

We’ll be right back!

55 – We’re back! Kimmy Gatewood is here!

Jim jam!

Jimmy Jam Pardo is how Jimmy’s prescriptions are listed.

Talking seeing Janet Jackson in concert.

Kimmy’s gonna bust out some Rhythm Nation dance movies. She nailed it!

Kimmy has been directing a lot!

Kimmy talks about the Apple Sisters and being in the Jersey Boys movie.

She talks about working with Clint Eastwood.

60 – Jimmy talks about interviewing Clint at the GQ Man of the Year event.

It was unusable.

Is Jimmy’s Clint good?

Kimmy was the only hire for the movie who wasn’t in the jersey boys musical.

Jimmy likes the movie better than the stage show.

The Apple Sisters were also in A Christmas Story live.

1h5m – We all loved Glow!

Kimmy talks about getting on Glow and how she almost took a job as an Executive Producer of a podcast network.

Kimmy talks about her training for Glow.

Jimmy asks about choreographing and shooting a wrestling match.

1h10m – Kimmy talks about the one time she had a stunt double and how she went to a WWE show and saw someone’s teeth slammed into their skull by the turnbuckle.

Kimmy talks about Glow ending and being canceled after they shot a 1980s douche commercial. They actually canceled the show AFTER it already started shooting the new season. They never got a real reason why.

1h15m – Kimmy is a director now! She talks about it.

She also directed the film Good on Paper. https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8231668/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1

1h20m – Talking movie musicals.

Kimmy talks about some of the shows she did in school. Oklahoma, 1940s Radio Hour, Lady Dracula?!

Little Luncheonette of Terror about Zombie kids who eat books.

The Producers – https://www.reddit.com/r/explainlikeimfive/comments/wdxwf/eli5_how_in_the_filmmusical_the_producers_having/

Draculette? Or Draculady?

1h25m – Oliver’s trivia!

Jimmy talks about Prevagen. https://www.prevagen.com/

1h30m – Jimmy talks about falling asleep during his stories.

“I’ve got a new brain, you’re is getting older.” Lottie, Kimmy’s 6yo daughter.

Carol Channing passed in 2019 – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carol_Channing

Kathy Griffin vs Vicki Lewis

1h35m – Now it’s trivia time!

Hamilton with Jimmy, Hilary Clinton, Tyler Perry, and Lin?

“the krumps”

Category: National Symbols
Question: Because of its association with chivalry, purity, and innocence, what creature is Scotland’s national animal?

Kimmy’s husband is also a director: Matt

We’ll be right back!

We’re back!

Jimmy asks Kimmy how she handles an actor flubbing their lines.

1h45m – Kimmy won an Emmy for her Sesame Street episode!

Talking Ben Platt and his Dad.

Dear Evan Hansen chat.

Beauty Box? Kimmy talks about it.

1h50m – We’re betting on Paul Ruebens age!

Jimmy: 67
Matt: 65
Kimmy: 62
Eliot: 61
Garon: 59

Eliot talks about being on the Pee Wee Christmas Special.

Billy Idol’s new EP is great according to Jimmy. He’s making his best work!


Paul is 69!

Round the horn!

My answer is Lamb/sheep
Eliot’s answer is Stag
Matt’s answer is Horse
Kimmy’s answer is Lochness Monster or bear?!
Jimmy’s answer is also Horse

The actual answer is Unicorn.

Jimmy wins with a bet of 3! Full results at the end!

2h – Jim Jam’s a winner!

Talking headshots!

What a joy!

Kimmy directed The Big Leap in Chicago. Episode 7 will be your favorite episode.


2h5m – fun fact, Rachel Bloom and Kimmy have the same Gynecologist.

We’re done!

See you next time!

Trivia Results:
Category: National Symbols
Question: Because of its association with chivalry, purity, and innocence, what creature is Scotland’s national animal?
Garon: Lamb/Sheep (7 pts)
Eliot: Stag (23 pts)
Matt: Horse (16 pts)
Kimmy: Lochness Monster/Bear (20 pts)
Jimmy: Horse (3 pts)

The answer is the unicorn.

My pleasure,

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