Interview Done By Mike Wilkerson
MW: Please introduce yourself?
KDJ: Kevin Downey, Jr.
MW: What made you want to try out for America’s Got Talent season 8?
KDJ: A burning desire to be wealthy
MW: Take me through the first round?
KDJ: it was a hoot. The Hammerstein Ballroom is a gorgeous venue. I had the best set of my life but it got edited down to half a joke. Kind of a bummer.
MW: Take me through the Vegas round?
KDJ: I didn’t have to perform so it was sweet. i git a free pass to Radio City!
MW: Take me through the live round?
KDJ: It was the most fun I’ have ever had doing comedy.
MW: What did you think when you were voted off?
MW: How far did you think you would go?
KDJ: Not as far as I did.
MW: How upset are you that you did not go to the semi-finals?
KDJ: Like Dr. Seuss said, dont be sad that it’s over, be happy that it happened.
MW: What did you think of Howie Mandel?
KDJ: Great guy!
MW: What did you think of Mel B.?
KDJ: Very pretty, very nice.
MW: What did you think of Hedi Klum?
KDJ: Very nice.
MW: What did you think of Howard Stern?
KDJ: Greatest guy ever!
MW: What is in store for Kevin Downey Jr. now?
KDJ: More gigs in clubs and on military bases.
MW: How can your fans reach out to you?
MW: What would you like to say in closing?
KDJ: thanks for chatting!