|THE SUN DAILY|
Cho's funny business
Posted on 8 May 2018 - 10:05am
S. Indra Sathiabalan
POPULAR Korean-American actress and stand-up comedian, Margaret Cho will be giving a one-night only performance at HGH Convention Centre on May 11 at 8.30pm.
This show, which is presented by LOL Events, is part of Cho's worldwide Fresh Of The Bloat tour.
Cho is a Grammy and Emmy nomniated comedian who was named one of Rolling Stone magazine's 50 Best Stand-Up Comics of All Time and has received rave reviews for the initial shows for this tour.
Fresh Off The Bloat is said to be Margaret's most compelling stand-up comedy show to date. Cho doesn't take anything for granted as she continues to tackle difficult subjects with sensitivity and her razor sharp insight with her takes on addiction, abuse, activism and Asianness.
In an email interview with Cho, she spoke about her work, her family and also future plans.
Your family has sometimes been a focal point for your comedy. How did they take to that initially?
Is there any subject you would not touch when it comes to comedy?
Who are your greatest comedic influences?
A lot of people loved your stint on Fashion Police. What made you want to be a part of the panel and how did you feel when it ended?
You had your own sitcom All-American Girl and were a regular on Drop Dead Diva. Do you have plans to do another series in the near future?
You are one of the foremost stand-up comedians around. One is the best advice you have received about doing stand-up comedy?
What advice would you give up-and-coming stand-up comedians especially the girls?
How do you deal with hecklers?
How much of each show is planned and how much of what you do is spontaneous?
Considering you an an activist, do you ever plan to run for office?