Published On: Thu, Jun 4th, 2015

Jonathan Mangum talks ‘Let’s Make a Deal,’ Wayne Brady, comedy and ‘Monkey Up’

Improv comedy star Jonathan Mangum previewed Let’s Make a Deal with Brandon Jones on The Global Dispatch’s Dispatch Radio just after the show’s 1000th episode. Mangum stars alongside Wayne Brady on the CBS reboot and now is enjoying their 7th season.

“We’re going to be different, we’re going to celebrate our 1001st, so we have a pretty show…” he explained.

This newer version airs weekdays at 10am ET – Check out photos from this special show HERE

“What really makes it exciting is when you hear the story of the person playing the game,” Jonathan explains about the appeal of LMAD. “Everyone has a story. So, when you hear that story, it’s gets more exciting when the game is being played.”

Jonathan Mangum portrait photoJonathan praises Brady as a “master of suspense,” noting that Wayne is “Red Bull” addicted and “always has crazy energy….a ball of energy.”

He looks forward getting back on Whose Line Is It Anyway, always saying ‘Yes’ to opportunities and leads into a ton of more laughs. Wayne and Jonathan tour around the country performing a two-man show.

Check out a photo of the duo below.

Jonathan confessed that he’d love to write a sitcom and surviving in the business. He is truly funny with a natural charm.

He also stars in Monkey Up, a talking animal film from the creators of Snow Dogs and Santa Buddies – get the scoop here.

Check out the full interview below.

Visit CBS’ official page for Let’s Make a Deal HERE

Visit the official Jonathan Mangum website: http://jonathanmangum.com/

Twitter: @Mangum1


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