Regurgitating Bill Chott’s Sordid Past



St. Louis-born comic actor Bill Chott (MySpace, IMDB) has worked on Saturday Night Live, he had a part in big-screen comedy The Ringer and in his spare time, he preaches the gospel of improv at various locations right here in St. Louis (

Chott honed his craft with Chicago’s famed Second City Improv, where he worked with some of the biggest names in comedy long before they were big names. One of those names is Tina Fey, the librarian-sexy creator and star of NBC’s comedy, 30 Rock.

Fey was on the David Letterman show recently to promote her new movie, and during the interview she reminisced about the sordid joys of being part of Second City’s touring troupe.

Jump ahead to the 3:20 mark in this YouTube clip of her interview, and reel as Fey reveals details about Chott’s past that he maybe wishes would never have been brought back up.

- Paul Friswold