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#161: Wil Anderson on juggling life, and more

By Jordan Michaelides

Wil Anderson is a Comedian, Producer, Podcaster, and Television Host.

Wil is currently juggling multiple projects which include his comedy tour Wilegal, as well as his handful of podcasts; TOFOP, FOFOP, 2 Guys 1 Cup, Wilosophy, in addition to hosting and producing Gruen on The ABC.

  • Growing up with AFL
  • Working for the AFR
  • Independence & politics
  • Journalism to comedy
  • The negatives of advertising

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SHOW NOTES: 

00:28 – Welcome to Uncommon
01:18 – Guest introduction
03:00 – True or False
12:59 – Growing up with AFL
19:40 – Parent’s impact
26:02 – Reducing anxiety
29:43 – Working for the AFR
38:00 – Independence & Politics
46:25 – Journalism to comedy
51:28 – The ideal comedian
57:57 – The comedic process
01:10:08 – Storytelling in comedy and journalism
01:15:30 – Negatives of Advertising
01:22:00 – Legacy & Progression
01:30:40 – If he had to gift a book
01:31:25 – The middle ground
01:33:13 – What’s in the fridge

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CREDITS:

Host – Jordan Michaelides
Executive Producer – Lauren Lopatko
Assistant Producer – Andre Barber
Audio Engineering – Jason Barkhouse
Videography – Ricards Lacis