11. Dewayne Perkins


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Secure The Gag this week is a MASTERCLASS in comedy lead by the charming and funny, Dewayne Perkins (The Amber Ruffin Show, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Saved By The Bell, The Break with Michelle Wolf)!!

Nathan and Dewayne discuss Dewayne’s background in sketch comedy with 3Peat, his transition to stand up, and his experience in multiple writers’ rooms. Dewayne also shares about the importance of networking in comedy, how he landed himself as a co-producer of Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and his relationship with the incredible Amber Ruffin. Dewayne is brilliant and this episode is our favorite so far!

Dewayne’s Work That’s Discussed:

Dewayne Dance Video

3Peat The Blackening

3Peat White Tax

3Peat Introducing Hater Annihilator Spray

3Peat In Those Genes

Scared Straight Comedy Central Stand Up Set

Clusterfest Set

Starving Artists

Secure The Gag is a queer comedy podcast hosted by comedian and writer, Nathan Pearson. Tune in every Monday as Nathan interviews funny queers about their infamous online videos, bits, and success.

Nathan (@nathankpearson) is a queer comedian and writer from Atlanta who now lives in Brooklyn. He’s known for his gay infused characters online and amassed followers from his viral “Guy Fucks His Bully’s Dad” piece as a part of UCB’s Characters Welcome. As someone who went off online with very specific gay humor, Nathan wants to sit down with other queers to discuss their funny moments that took off.

Secure The Gag is part of the WUSSY Podcast Network hosted by WUSSY Mag @wussymag

Hosted by Nathan Pearson @nathankpearson

Produced by Jon Dean @jondeanphoto

Edited by Megan Pope @megspope

Podcast Art created by Beardy Glasses @beardy.glasses

Podcast Music by DJ Helix @1djhelix

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