How I Slept My Way to the Middle

Secrets and Stories from Stage, Screen, and Interwebs

Book Description

How I Slept My Way to the Middle winningly combines never-before-heard stories featuring A-list entertainers with fan favorites and Kevin’s own thoughts about how he made it. He turned down his first invitation to do stand-up on The Tonight Show because he knew that he’d make a bigger impact if he sat on the couch next to Johnny. That huge risk—which paid off in spades—was just the beginning. Find out how he brought John Belushi to his knees, tortured Paul Reiser (twice), bamboozled Larry King, stole Alan Arkin’s soul, almost killed Warren Beatty, and sucked face with Robert DeNiro’s girlfriend. Now a new media entrepreneur, he’s laughing proof that if you follow your gut and believe in yourself, you can do anything you want—except have a rational conversation with Rip Torn, who’s an evil, paranoid $#!%.

About Pollak, Kevin

Kevin Pollak has appeared in over 70 films, including A Few Good Men, The Usual Suspects, and Casino in addition to numerous TV shows. Named by Comedy Central as one of the Top 100 Comedians of All Time, Pollak lives a short bike ride from Venice Beach in Southern California.