#166: Neel Kolhatkar, Luke Kidgell & Lewis Spears on dealing with COVID-19

By Jordan Michaelides
April 21, 2020

Neel Luke Lewis

Neel Kolhatkar , Luke Kidgell and Lewis Spears are some of Australia’s most popular comedians and entertainers, renowned for their onstage performances and viral comedy bits.

We’ve had these guys on the show before at different times. Upon noticing how much of an impact COVID-19 has had on the entertainment industry, we caught up with them remotely to find out how they’ve been affected and what they’re doing to keep both themselves and their audiences entertained.

In this episode we covered:

  • Unexpected viral videos

  • Adapting comedy to COVID-19

  • Making a living & the economy

  • Corona conspiracies & culture

  • 12 months from now

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SHOW NOTES: 

00:28 - Welcome to Uncommon

01:26 - Guest introduction

08:03 - Unexpected viral videos

15:13 - Adapting comedy to COVID-19

22:17 - Goals for the foreseeable future

26:49 - Making a living & the economy

41:00 - Making changes to content 52:38 - Corona conspiracies & culture

01:07:28 - Live sport alternatives

01:15:26 - Netflix & YouTube recommendations

01:24:53 - Plans for the post COVID-19 future

01:25:14 - Morning & evening routine

01:31:57 - The best $200 purchase


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CREDITS:

Host - Jordan Michaelides

Executive Producer - Lauren Lopatko

Assistant Producer - Andre Barber

Audio Engineering - Jason Barkhouse

Videography - Ricards Lacis

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