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Rory Scovel: "Live Without Fear"

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800 Pound Gorilla Media is excited to announce the release of Live Without Fear, a Rory Scovel documentary and stand-up comedy special directed by Scott Moran. You can see the first clip from the special at VULTURE now. Since his earliest performances in 2004, comedian Rory Scovel has always made every attempt to incorporate improvised elements into his stand-up sets. In March of 2018, he decided to find out what would happen if he fully improvised the show from start to finish for six straight nights.  Set at Relapse Theatre in Atlanta, Georgia, this documentary directorial debut for Scott Moran showcases the highs and lows of a comedian putting himself through an intense test of spontaneous humor for six different shows.

Notable dates for Rory Scovel's Live Without Fear release:

  • Pre-Order Date for Album: Thursday, June 17th

  • Pandora Audio Exclusive Premiere Debut: Thursday, June 17

  • Documentary Premier on Youtube: Thursday June 24

  • Album Streaming: Thursday, June 24

  • Album For Sale Digitally: Thursday, June 24

  • Doc for rental/purchase Digitally: Tuesday, June 29th



About Rory Scovel

Rory Scovel can currently be seen starring in his Comedy Central series ROBBIE, which he also created. Prior to that he starred in I FEEL PRETTY opposite Amy Schumer and can be seen in New Line feature THE HOUSE, TBS series GROUND FLOOR, ABC’s MODERN FAMILY, and NBC’s SUPERSTORE. His hour stand-up special is currently streaming on Netflix. Coming up, he will star as Danny in Apple’s half-hour-long series PHYSICAL.

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About 800 Pound Gorilla Records:

Established in 2016, 800 Pound Gorilla was started by managers of comedians in need of a comedy record label that would bring a modern focus of behavioral targeting, digital marketing and fan engagement around comedy. The record label now has close to 250 comics on the roster, making it the largest and fastest growing comedy record label in the world. 800 Pound Gorilla Records works with all of the major talent agencies and management companies in comedy and have also built strong relationships at the various video and audio platforms as well. 

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Live Without Fear

Directed by Scott Moran

Starring and written by Rory Scovel

Cinematography by John Campbell

Music by Ember Knight



Media Contacts: 


For screener access and Live Without Fear PR inquiries:

Kathryn Musilek // Shark Party Media // 


Rory Scovel PR Contact: Lewis Kay, Carly Morgan, Tess Speakman:


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