Shalom Life | January 24, 2015

Adam Sandler and Lena Dunham Discuss OCD on ‘Late Late Show’ [VIDEO]

Maria Bamford and Judd Apatow also share experiences.

By: Ashley Baylen

Published: January 23rd, 2015 in Culture » TV » News

‘This is 40’ director, Judd Apatow, is currently guest hosting ‘Late Late Show;. On Thursday evening, he opened up a dialogue between three prominent comedians about Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD).

Adam Sandler, Lena Dunham and Maria Bamford all shared stories about their experiences with OCD. Both Dunham and Bamford have been open about their own OCD in the past, with it being incorporated into their work, while Sandler shared an anecdote about late friend and former ‘Saturday Night Live; co-star, Chris Farley.

“I have to say none of them were like, ‘I have to organize my socks or make my room like perfect.’ It was like, no, ‘I have to crawl around the floor and snort dust for 18 minutes or my mom will die,” Dunham said.

“Yes, I had things attached to death,” Bamford added.

Sandler brought up the fact that Farley “was a licker”.

“Chris Farley everywhere we went was licking everything,” he continued.

“One of my OCD things as a child was forcing myself to imagine having sex with Chris Farley in even increments,” Dunham shared. “to then avoid having to have sex with Chris Farley.”

Watch the entire conversation about OCD below.

Judd Apatow sits in the hosting chair again on Friday evening with Jeff Goldblum, Garry Shandling, and Ryan Adams as guests.

Rush Announces 40th Anniversary Tour, Could Be Their Last Trending Seth Rogen Clears Up ‘American Sniper’ Nazi Comments, Apologizes Trending Drake Bailed on His Father’s New Musical Endeavor Trending
 

Dutch Jews Want Army Troops Positioned Outside Synagogues

January 23, 2015 | By Daniel Koren
Dutch Jews Want Army Troops Positioned Outside Synagogues

Calls from Jewish leaders come in the wake of Hyper Cacher attack near Paris

Read More

Saudi Arabia Blames Israel for anti-Semitism at First UN Conference on anti-Semitism

January 23, 2015 | By JNS.org
Saudi Arabia Blames Israel for anti-Semitism at First UN Conference on anti-Semitism

Ambassador Abdallah al-Mouallimi cites Israeli "occupation" as reason for the rise in anti-Semitism

Read More

Report: Miss Lebanon Will not Be Stripped of Title After Selfie with Miss Israel

January 23, 2015 | By Ynet News
Report: Miss Lebanon Will not Be Stripped of Title After Selfie with Miss Israel

The beauty queen was heavily criticized by the Arab world after appearing in a photo with Doron Matalon

Read More

Rush Announces 40th Anniversary Tour, Could Be Their Last

January 23, 2015 | By Ashley Baylen
Rush Announces 40th Anniversary Tour, Could Be Their Last

The band is hitting 34 cities across North America.

Read More

Adam Sandler and Lena Dunham Discuss OCD on ‘Late Late Show’ [VIDEO]

January 23, 2015 | By Ashley Baylen
Adam Sandler and Lena Dunham Discuss OCD on ‘Late Late Show’ [VIDEO]

Maria Bamford and Judd Apatow also share experiences.

Read More

Seth Rogen Clears Up ‘American Sniper’ Nazi Comments, Apologizes

January 23, 2015 | By Ashley Baylen
Seth Rogen Clears Up ‘American Sniper’ Nazi Comments, Apologizes

'The Interview' actor explains the intention of his controversial tweet

Read More

Artist Paints Lovely Portrait of Mark Zuckerberg, Using His Own Feces

January 23, 2015 | By Daniel Koren
Artist Paints Lovely Portrait of Mark Zuckerberg, Using His Own Feces

The Facebook CEO is, again, the subject of Brooklyn-based KATSU's art

Read More

Paula Abdul Joins ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ as Judge

January 22, 2015 | By Ashley Baylen
Paula Abdul Joins ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ as Judge

Abdul is making her return to reality television on Fox.

Read More

More Headlines