Looking back, looking forward: Real talk with Alonzo Bodden about podcasts, Last Comic Standing, acting and the media

What difference does a year make? Alonzo Bodden headlines this weekend at Carolines on Broadway to open 2014, just as he had 2013. Later this year, he’ll be recurring in the final season of Showtime’s Californication. When I met Bodden near Times Square almost a year ago, that gig hadn’t yet materalized. Then, he was readying the release of his latest stand-up comedy CD, “He Had Me At Black,” had filmed a guest-starring appearance in ABC’s The Neighbors (as depicted, above) and was looking forward to another year on the road as a headlining comedian. The former winner of...

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