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Anytime with Bob Kushell is a five minute talk show, which uses the format of late night television talk shows in its shortened format. The show was created by writers Bob Kushell and Russell Arch during the 2008 Writers Guild of America strike, Kushell takes the on camera duties and Arch directs the episodes.

Following a number of online videos created during downtime from their writing jobs during the 2008 strike, Kushell and Arch filmed two pilots for a five minute talk show. Sony Pictures Television commissioned 26 episodes of Anytime with Bob Kushell over two seasons; the episodes were aired on Sony's online channel Crackle and were filmed in a garage in California to extend the low budget look of the show.

A condensed version of a late night talk show Anytime with Bob Kushell replaces the traditional opening monologue with a single joke. A prerecorded segment usually takes the form of an a trip or recorded item from the life of Kushell, which is followed by a celebrity interview. Prerecorded segments include a trip to the beach with Kushell and his son, and the band deals with flu. Despite the limited time available on the show Anytime with Bob Kushell includes a house band that includes the writer Rob Rappaport.

Bob Kushell is a television comedy writer for popular U.S. sitcoms including The Simpsons and Anger Management. Russell Arch is an animator, writer and director who has created shows for U.S. cable networks VH1 and Comedy Central.

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2 Seasons, 28 Episodes
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Anytime with Bob Kushell Full Episode Guide

  • This Week: Mary Lynn Rajskub (24, Flgiht of the Conchords, The Larry Sander's Show) plays guess my breast size with Bob and venture into the exciting world of city planning. Plus, Bob presents his brand new iPhone app.

  • This week: Alex Trebek (Jeopardy, Charlie's Angels) searches for his missing mustache and discovers its' secret name. Plus, Bob finds out about the band's secret hobbies.

  • This week: Jerry O'Connell (Stand by Me, Jerry Maguire, Samantha Who) gives the seceret to Rebecca Romijn's heart and tells where to get your children, kinapping, and murder fast. Plus, Bob speaks with the head of the North American Zombie Institute

  • This Week: Hank Azaria (Year One, The Simpsons, Night at the Museum) gives you Simpsons trivia. Find out where the Simpsons voices of Comic Book Guy, Snake, and Moe come from. Plus, Bob stars in his first homosexual musical.

  • This Week: Tom Arnold (Roseanne, True Lies) reveals the truth behind his divorce settlement with Roseanne and his secret stretching routine.

  • This Week: Patrick Warburton (Rules of Engagement, Family Guy, Kim Possible, The Tick) talk about their wives knocking one off.

  • Bob Saget (Surviving Suburbia, How I Met Your Mother, Full House) discusses penis yarmulkes.

  • This Week: Jenna Elfman (The Six Wives of Henry Lefay, Dharma & Greg, EdTv) knows how much better sex with a critical ballet teacher would be.

  • This Week: Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad, Malcolm in the Middle) reveals the worst place to get stung by bees.

  • Jim Gaffigan (My Boys, That '70's show, King Baby, Super Troopers) discuss the sexy tour and how to trick a beautiful woman into marrying you. Also, is it me or does everyone have their own talk show these days?

  • This Week: John Cryer (Two and a Half Men, Pretty in Pink) reveals why he didn't pay his brat pack dues and why he couldn't be Chandler.

  • This Week: Nadine Velasquez (My Name is Earl, War) experience perfect teeth and the fut...

  • This week: Jerry O'Connell (Stand by Me, Jerry Maguire, Samantha Who) gives the seceret...

  • This Week: Jon Cryer (Two and a Half Men, Pretty in Pink) reveals why he didn't pay his...

  • Jerry Springer (The Jerry Springer Show, Ringmaster) talk about Jerry's first fight and why you should sleep with your sister.

  • Will Forte (Saturday Night Live) reveals his secret body shaving technique and his amazing accents.

  • Nicole Sullivan (Rita Rocks, Kim Possible, The King of Queens, Family Guy, MadTV) promises to get a boob job if Bob will get a nut tuck.

  • John Lehr (10 Items or Less, Jesse) share circumcisions scars & World of Warcraft secrets. From a Garage in Van Nuys, it's ANYTIME with Bob Kushell…it's a five-minute talkfest!

  • This week: Rob Corddry find the drama in male baldness and find ways to put dents in Plato's head. From a Garage in Van Nuys, it's ANYTIME with Bob Kushell…it's a five-minute talkfest!

  • Zach Levi (Chuck) talk about how much tang a TV star gets.

  • Kat Von D (LA Ink) reveals the longest 3rd leg tattoo she's ever done.

  • Christina Applegate (Samantha Who, Married with Children) reveals her secret childhood nudity.

  • Howie Mandel (Deal or No Deal, Bobby's World, St. Elsewhere) talks about the joys of farting and welfare cheese. From a Garage in Van Nuys, it's ANYTIME with Bob Kushell…it's a five-minute talkfest!

  • From a Garage in Van Nuys, it's ANYTIME with Bob Kushell it's a five-minute talkfest! This week, Bob is joined by actor Jeff Garlin.

  • Neil Patrick Harris (How I Met Your Mother, Dr. Horrible's Sing Along Blog) & Bob Kushell find out what it is like to work with Whoopi as a young boy.

  • From a Garage in Van Nuys, it's ANYTIME with Bob Kushell it's a five-minute talkfest! Jennifer Esposito (Samantha Who, Rescue Me) & Bob Kushell unstick the pages of Shape magazine to get the truth behind the 3 month marriage.

  • John Stamos (ER, Full House) gets naked with Bob.

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