Maron's pilot opened with Marc over-sharing with his vet and simultaneously giving the audience a helpful talking-head intro to the series and its star. This week starts with a very different version of the same thing, only the mailman is the target now, and the over-sharing has been cranked to eleven. That sauce Maron puts on the phrase "his name … is LARRY" when discussing his dad? Delicious. And remember Marc accusing his second ex-wife of having a baby at him? Well here’s Maron opening a letter at the mailman. A stellar cold open.
Can We Make It About Me?
Meet Marc's father, Judd Hirsch.