John Leguizamo Talks Politics, Comedy, & Latinx History

Photo by Mark Helenowski:  David Corn interviewing John Leguizamo, onstage at New York City’s historic Comedy Cellar. 

John Leguizamo Talks Politics, Comedy, and The Whitewash of Latinx History

For the Mother Jones Podcast, actor, comedian, author, and educator John Leguizamo talks with Mother Jones DC Bureau Chief David Corn onstage at the Comedy Cellar, the historic New York City stand-up venue. Leguizamo talks about his work, his ego, his process, and his favorite subject: Latinx history.  (Interview recorded in January, 2020 ahead of the COVID-19 pandemic.)

See a text transcript of this podcast by Molly Schwartz, Digital Media Fellow, Mother Jones: it is available here.

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