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Sunday, January 21 • 8:00pm - 9:30pm
SF Sketchfest Tribute to Danny McBride & Jody Hill with "The Foot Fist Way"

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SF Sketchfest pays tribute to two great collaborators, the team of Danny McBride and Jody Hill, creators of HBO's "Vice Principals" and "Eastbound and Down." Join Danny and Jody for a fun conversation moderated by Marc Hershon and screening of their hilarious debut film, "The Foot Fist Way." $25 Co-Presented by DoTheBay

This show was previously scheduled for January 16 at 7:30 PM. Due to scheduling conflicts, this show is now on January 21 at 8:00 PM. Original tickets will be honored at the door. To request a refund due to the date change, email boxoffice@sfsketchfest.com by December 20, 2017.

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Marc Hershon

Marc Hershon, host and executive producer of Succotash, the Comedy Soundcast Soundcast, likes to think of himself as a Renaissance Man minus the Black Plague. He tends to do a number of things concurrently which is how he’s managed, in the past 30 years, to be a radio announcer... Read More →
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Jody Hill

A native of North Carolina, Hill attended the prestigious North Carolina School of the Arts which is where he met Danny McBride and David Gordon Green. Hill’s first film, The Foot Fist Way, was paid with family mortgages and credit cards. It premiered at the 2006 Sundance Film Festival and caught the attention of Will Ferrell and Adam McKay, who championed the film’s release through their production company Gary Sanchez Productions.Jody’s second film was the 2009 dark comedy Observe and Report which starred Seth Rogen, Ray Liotta, Michael Pena and Anna Faris. That same year, Hill, Gordon Green and McBride teamed up again to co-create and produce the critically acclaimed HBO comedy series, Eastbound and... Read More →
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Danny McBride

Danny McBride has become a multi-hyphenate in the truest sense of the word and isgenerating a full plate of varied and interesting projects. His latest is the HBO comedy series,Vice Principals, which he co-created and wrote with Jody Hill. Told over the course of oneschool year over two seasons, Vice Principals premiered in July 2016 and recently concluded thesecond last November 12 th , 2017. Proclaimed by Rolling Stone as “The Summer’s best newcomedy” and winner of the Audience Award at the 2016 SXSW Film Festival, the show alsomarked McBride’s directorial debut as he directed multiple episodes, adding another skill to hisgrowing repertoire.Vice Principals is McBride’s second HBO comedy series, the first being Eastbound andDown, which he also co-created, wrote, and produced with Jody Hill. McBride portrayed KennyPowers in the series, a vulgar, loud-mouthed ex-professional baseball player fighting his wayback to the major leagues. Since premiering on the network in February 2010, the show hasgained an enormous cult following and aired for four successful seasons.On the film side, McBride recently starred alongside Michael Fassbender and KatherineWaterson in Alien: Covenant. Directed by Ridley Scott, the film was released worldwide lastMay. In a definite non-comedic role, McBride plays the pilot of the spaceship Covenant, acolonization ship, searching for a planet where life may start anew.Next up for McBride is the Netflix... Read More →

Sunday January 21, 2018 8:00pm - 9:30pm
Castro Theatre 429 Castro Street San Francisco, CA 94114