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I promise you we move on to what lighter news and we do that right now do you remember the Tonight Show when they used to in -- -- -- always pitched two Ross the intern.
As his special correspondent.
Black guy is joining us right now he's got a book out tomorrow Ross -- welcome -- on AM broadcast here hi I'm glad you asked and we.
Good get get and -- we've got somebody comment what we're both correspondents that we both have high pitched voices.
I know and run -- from people quickly tell us apart can they.
Can't happen all the time like we're Brothers could not what your book about the book is about -- growing up -- get a -- in a farm town loving pop culture.
There's the cover right there and it actually getting to come to Hollywood is the most you know the insane stories of -- -- what happened to me on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno.
And then you know I started there's Ross the intern almost twelve years ago.
How quickly they gave me last names and not get to go by Iraq's Matthews and I looked -- Chelsea handler hosts it -- the lately when she's not there I'm on the roundtable.
Weekly and we just found out to have -- talks about picked up my -- -- starts in the fall.
Interactions and had with celebrities along the way.
The other -- that title -- up that's something I would expect to read it like Outside Magazine sold the importance of the group that what what -- what do you mean by man not unite to -- man of his you gotta love yourself you gotta love from -- which -- what you are and people waste so much time Haiti what makes them different whether it's here.
Your sexual orientation your skin color your hair colored -- -- third you know what ever.
You if you take what makes you different and unique in Indian celebrate a stand out from the crowd and amazing things happen I know that that happen to me.
But now it is just looking to be funny years as one more coming out book that no you don't seem to be pretty popular right it's not just a day starting of course I'm get a bit of good it's not a acceptance but.
That's still would though it's woven throughout a Pensacola area stories you know this is self help preaching book it's not -- cheesy.
It's hilarious funny stories especially if you grew up in the ninety's if you had kids who did a lot of pop culture references.
And if you love celebrities and pop culture you'll love.
Out -- your relationship with Chelsea handler start for that matter what do Paltrow she wrote your introduction.
Yeah I well held throughout I'm not the hot blonde -- which -- -- -- cool.
I've met -- -- when hasn't it it just starting as a correspondent on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno as a my first Oscars and I always loved her and she was walking down the red carpet and I -- as far as how long -- -- that it is leaving my best friends and she said yes and that we have been ever since then.
And still to this day that's what you wrote -- the forward and then.
Chelsea and that when I was.
You -- probably eight years ago doing stand up at a club somewhere and we just hit it off and then this -- -- -- meteoric rise.
She took me along with her and she -- she's producing my talk show on even starts in the fall and she's been so great.
The apart maybe just -- -- looking around and broke -- -- while we were talking I've done that a few times don't worry about it but I think at the start early and got a couple of Jay Leno that he could.
He obviously gave you tremendous break you've got all this name recognition is Ross the intern.
Do I -- I mean yes I mean he's been so amazing -- -- would.
Twelve years ago are almost twelve years ago I was just an intern there and he -- slate -- he just thought -- -- they -- what's funny you know and they put -- on TV and if you know I've taken it this far and -- we just had a big target launch party target.
It's here's actually one of them this is there's 8500 limited edition special target.
Copies and I signed -- as a bonus have to say through big party and Jay Leno was there to introduce Chelsea handler dinners mean.
And he was on stage and he said I never had a son that I did I want to be just like Ross and -- any.
I he really have been pretty -- a great figure for me a supportive person and he's done wonders and yes I LM.
For the record I think it would and I always sexy -- it.
It would be much more sexy he came on and had horror stories about Jay Leno behind the scenes that you see behind the scenes it was a nice guy hit it exactly -- -- -- just did take it gets seated behind Hank he's very nice.
All right real quick I got to wrap you but -- real quick what surprised you the most about Hollywood since -- major foray.
How nice people can be united mean that you these people really yeah than just people you know it's really what -- do you think that there like.
Over -- otherworldly but they're you know they're just people and they like to me that -- like to do that as well I'm going on tour with this book I'm going across the country start tomorrow night here at the Gramercy theater in new York and going.
Across the country -- bringing this book to life talking pop culture I'm staying to meet everybody and sign every buck you go to read man up dot com.
Click on to our all the information they're please come laugh with me and hang out.
You got Ross the intern my vocal identical twin pushing a book.
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