Bryan Callen

Bryan Callen is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer and podcaster. He got his start as an original cast member of the comedy sketch television series MADtv. He then went on to play roles on shows and movies such as “The Hangover”, “Bad Santa”, “Sex and the City”, “Entourage”, “Californication”, “7th Heaven”, and many others. He’s also a regular on ABC’s “The Goldbergs”, as well as his own spinoff show “Schooled”. He also hosts “The Fighter & The Kid” with Brendan Schaub, one of the top-rated iTunes podcast. Callen tours the world as a solo stand-up comedian, as well as in tandem with Schaub.


Books Recommended by Bryan Callen

Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

by Yuval Noah Harari

Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow

by Yuval Noah Harari

The Art of Learning: An Inner Journey to Optimal Performance

by Josh Waitzkin

The Hero with a Thousand Faces

by Joseph Campbell

The Power of Myth

by Joseph Campbell

On the Genealogy of Morality

by Friedrich Nietzsche

The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich

by Tim Ferriss

The 4 Hour Body: An Uncommon Guide to Rapid Fat Loss, Incredible Sex and Becoming Superhuman

by Tim Ferriss

A Renegade History of the United States

by Thaddeus Russell

Excellent Sheep: The Miseducation of the American Elite and the Way to a Meaningful Life

by Mark Deresiewicz

Bad Science: Quacks, Hacks, and Big Pharma Flacks

by Ben Goldacre

Outsmart Your Instincts: How the Behavioral Innovation Approach Drives Your Company Forward

by Adam HansenEdward HarringtonBeth Storz

The Culture Code: The Secrets of Highly Successful Groups

by Daniel Coyle

The Strange Order of Things: Life, Feeling, and the Making of Cultures

by Antonio Damasio