Overview

Tom is excited to be coming home to New Jersey to tape his fifth hour and first original Netflix Comedy Special.

With more than 20 years as a stand-up comedian, Tom Papa is one of the top comedic voices in the country. He’s a regular performer on the nationally syndicated NPR show, Live From Here, the newest incarnation of the legendary radio show, A Prairie Home Companion. Tom is featured on the show in his own regular segment, Out. In. America. With Tom Papa, heard by over 2.6 million fans. He’s also a recurring panelist on NPR’s #1 rated show, Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me! and has recently stepped into the role as the show’s guest host.

Tom is the new co-host of What a Joke with Papa and Fortune, the first daily program to exclusively broadcast on the newly launched Netflix Is a Joke radio station on Sirius XM Radio. This is his second show on Sirius XM as he is also the host of the weekly Sirius XM show & podcast Come To Papa.

Tom’s 2018 book debut, Your Dad Stole My Rake: And Other Family Dilemmas, from St. Martin’s Press was an instant success and went thru four printings in its first four months in release. A regular on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and Conan, Tom’s recent stand-up special, Human Mule, is now available to rent or buy on iTunes, Google Play, Amazon and other major outlets having aired originally on EPIX.