Greg Poehler Of “Welcome to Sweden” – “It’s All Aziz Ansari’s Fault”

Greg Poehler talked with Matthew Sardo about his show Welcome to Sweden. Poehler who gave up his job in law; writes, produces, and stars in the show that airs in the states and over in Sweden.

Poehler also talked about how lonely it’s to watch the Super Bowl in Sweden, and how Aziz Ansari inspired him to try stand up comedy.

The first season of Welcome to Sweden is available now on DVD.


The Greg Poehler interview starts at the 5:35 mark of the podcast, just incase you want to skip my review of Tomorrowland.

Matthew Sardo
Matthew Sardo
As the founder of Monkeys Fighting Robots, I'm currently training for my next job as an astronaut cowboy. Reformed hockey goon, comic book store owner, video store clerk, an extra in 'Transformers: Dark of the Moon,' 'Welcome Back Freshman,' and for one special day, I was a Ghostbuster.