How Zach Galifianakis Became Comedy Royalty

From 'Boston Common' and 'Apt. 2F' to 'Bored to Death' and 'The Hangover'

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Kanye West, 'Can’t Tell Me Nothing' (2007)

There’s something undeniably hypnotic about watching Zach Galifianakis and indie folk star Will Oldham lip dub a Kanye West song from atop a tractor steadily rolling through the comedian's farm in rural North Carolina. Appearing in this viral video may not have directly impacted Galifianakis’ career, but it helped create the (accurate) impression that the multi-platform comic was starting to pop up everywhere.


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