Mike Birbiglia, Ira Glass

Sleepwalk with Me

Mike Birbiglia, Ira Glass

Talk: Sleepwalk with Me

Winner of a 2012 Audience Award at Sundance, comedian Mike Birbiglia wrote, directed and stars in this sincere and hilarious film, based on his off-Broadway show and bestselling book. It's also the first movie co-written by Ira Glass and co-produced by "This American Life." The story: when an aspiring stand-up fails to express his true feelings about his girlfriend and his stalled career, his anxi ety comes out in increasingly funny and dangerous sleepwalking incidents. SLEEPWALK WITH ME features Lauren Ambrose ("Six Feet Under"), Carol Kane ("Taxi"), James Rebhorn ("Meet the Parents"), Cristin Milioti (star of Broadway's "Once"), plus comedians Marc Maron, Kristen Schaal, Wyatt Cenac, Jesse Klein, Henry Phillips and David Wain.

Mike Birbiglia

Mike Birbiglia is an American comedian, writer, actor, and director. He is a regular contributor to "Thiis American Life." His screen credits are as varied as Comedy Central and "Sleepwalk with Me".

Ira Glass

Ira Glass is a public radio personality and the host and producer of "This American Life."

The Movie

We are thrust into the tale of a burgeoning stand-up comedian struggling with the stress of a stalled career, a stale relationship threatening to race out of his control, and the wild spurts of severe sleepwalking he is desperate to ignore.

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