- Associated Press - Friday, March 7, 2014

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Actor Vince Vaughn is bringing a new comedy festival to Nashville this spring with live tapings and stand-up acts to be held at the city’s music venues.

Vaughn’s Wild West Comedy Festival on May 15-18 will include comedians Aziz Ansari, Rodney Carrington and Dennis Miller among others.

Comedian Marc Maron will do a live interview with Vaughn for Maron’s podcast and Chris Hardwick will shoot his late night Comedy Central talk show “@Midnight” from Nashville.

Miller will perform at the historic Ryman Auditorium, while Demetri Martin is performing at Jack White’s Third Man Records.


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Online: wildwestcomedyfestival.com