Comedian Pete Holmes on his career and rediscovering spirituality

Pete Holmes attends the LA Premiere of "Crashing at Avalon Hollywood on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Bill and Wendy speak to comedian and actor Pete Holmes ahead of his appearance at Chicago Ideas Week. They talk about his book, “Comedy Sex God,” rediscovering his spirituality, he reflects on his career in comedy, his love for Chicago, and much more.

Holmes will be speaking for the Chicago Ideas Week opening night program on Saturday, October 12th from 7:00pm-9:00pm at the Harris Theater (205 E. Randolph Street, Chicago, IL 60601). Tickets are $15 dollars. They can be purchased at

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