This is Not Happening

"This is Not Happening" features Ari Shaffir and his comedian friends telling hilarious and true stories in front of a live audience at Cheetahs in Hollywood. Throughout the first season, comedians including Rob Corddry, D.L. Hughley, Keegan-Michael Key, Bert Kreischer, Marc Maron, Steve Rannazzisi, Joe Rogan and Paul Scheer told their favorite, most embarrassing, or just plain funniest true-life tales around topics including Drugs, Emergencies, Wonder Years, Battles, Romance, and Travel. Each episode featured a custom opening that puts Shaffir into a ludicrous situation, dreamed (nightmared) up by director Jeff Tomsic. This is Not Happening originally debuted as a digital series on and the site continues to feature exclusive digital stories throughout the run of new episodes.

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Episode 3x03; Oct 27, 2016

Maria Bamford tells the story of her nervous breakdown; Andrew W.K. and Al Jackson talk about the most panic-inducing moments of their lives.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
3x02: MortalityOct 20, 2016
3x01: ScumbagOct 13, 2016
2x08: KarmaApr 12, 2016
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