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Important Things with Demetri Martin is a sketch-variety show that aired on Comedy Central starring comedian Demetri Martin. Each episode examined a single theme, the "important thing", such as timing, power, control and money. All sketches, short vignettes, animated segments and stand-up comedy were loosely related to the theme of the episode. The show was produced by Jon Stewart's Busboy Productions, and contains stand-up, prop comedy and musical comedy by Martin, as well as taped sketches. Jon Stewart took an active role in editing the first few episodes.

Series Cast

  1. H. Jon Benjamin as Benjamin Franklin, Another Guy with a Neck Brac, and Burglar 1

    H. Jon Benjamin

    Benjamin Franklin, Another Guy with a Neck Brac, Burglar 1

    51 Episodes

  2. Brian Berrebbi as

    Brian Berrebbi

    17 Episodes

  3. Demetri Martin as host

    Demetri Martin


    17 Episodes

  4. Ric Sechrest

    17 Episodes

  5. John Oliver as

    John Oliver

    17 Episodes

  6. David Cross as Co-Worker

    David Cross


    17 Episodes

  7. Amanda Peet as Actress

    Amanda Peet


    17 Episodes

  8. Tom Virtue as Group Leader

    Tom Virtue

    Group Leader

    1 Episode

  9. Paul Zies as Prison Gang Leader

    Paul Zies

    Prison Gang Leader

    1 Episode

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Last Season

Season 2

2010 | 10 Episodes

Season 2 of Important Things with Demetri Martin premiered on February 4, 2010.

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Important Things with Demetri Martin


Status Canceled


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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