Is Colin Quinn a REAL New Yorker? We Gave Him The True N.Y. Quiz
Comedian Colin Quinn grew up in Brooklyn, and claims to be a true New Yorker. There was only one way to really find out — give him the "True New Yorker Quiz" and see if he passes the test.
Colin Quinn is best known for his beloved run hosting Weekend Update on NBC’s iconic Saturday Night Live and as host of Comedy Central’s classic fan favorite series Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn. He appeared in the hit HBO series Girls as well as the comedy feature film Train wreck alongside Amy Schumer.
Now Colin is back on the road for the first time in over seven years, and his One in Every Crowd Tour has been extended through the Spring. The tour marks Quinn’s return to traditional stand-up after the wildly successful runs of his Broadway and off-Broadway one man shows.
We got a chance to talk to Colin on Friday (March 9), and we tested his native New Yorker status by giving him the "True New Yorker Quiz". Here's how he did: