Sebastian Maniscalco Talks Selling Out Madison Square Garden & Meeting Robert De Niro on 'Kimmel': Watch


The comic is a part of the Billboard Live Music Summit subsequent week.

Comedian Sebastian Maniscalco took to Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Monday evening to speak about promoting out 4 reveals at New York City's Madison Square Garden in 2019 and what it was like to fulfill one among his idols, Robert De Niro.

When Kimmel congratulated Mansicalco on carrying out 4 sold-out reveals at MSG, Maniscalco stated, "I come from a detrimental household, so after they heard that, after all my father was like, 'You're gonna be drained, what are you doing?' It's by no means met with any kind of positivity," he hilariously defined.

Maniscalco then went on to debate the primary time he encountered De Niro whereas filming the upcoming Martin Scorsese film The Irishman, through which he has a job alongside the esteemed actor. "They yelled reduce as soon as and we have been standing head to head and we didn't say a phrase for 2 minutes, we're simply watching each other as a result of I don't know what this man's doing in his head! He's like one among our greatest actors we've bought and I'm simply apprehensive."

He defined that their relationship advanced right into a extra social one after going to dinner and attending to know one another. 

Mansicalco is about to sit down down with Billboard's Dave Brooks on Tuesday, Nov. 13, for a 30-minute Q&A as a part of the Billboard Live Music Summit, the place he'll focus on the rise of his profession and the way he's turn out to be comedy's largest breakout star. (Find full Billboard Live Music Summit particulars right here.)

Check out Maniscalco's interview beneath: