Guests

Guests on Scene by Scene with Josh & Dean include other former Pekar collaborators as well as actors, filmmakers, and producers!

Judah Friedlander (bonus episode) — actor and stand-up comedian who plays Toby Radloff in the film. Also known for playing Frank Rossitano on the NBC sitcom 30 Rock, and for his Netflix comedy specials. @JudahWorldChamp

Eli Ganias (episode 7) — actor who plays Pahls in the film. Known for American Splendor, Law & Order, and Achilles’ Love, he also appeared in Dean’s play Harakiri Kane (aka Die! Die, Again!). @ElGanias

Val Mayerik (episode 17) — comic book artist known as co-creator of Howard the Duck and key artist for American Splendor in the mid-to-late 1980s. ValMayerik.com

Toby Radloff (bonus episode) — Harvey Pekar colleague at the VA Hospital who became a recurring character in American Splendor and a minor celebrity in his own right. @GenuineNerd2

James Urbaniak (episode 12) — the actor who played Robert Crumb in American Splendor is also known for playing Dr. Venture on The Venture Bros., Grant Grunderschmidt on Review, Arthur on Difficult People, and is the creator of Getting On with James Urbaniak. @JamesUrbaniak