Nick Kroll & John Mulaney's Opening Monologue at the 2017 Film Independent Spirit Awards

  • Published on Feb 26, 2017
  • Nick Kroll and John Mulaney's Opening Monologue at the 2017 Film Independent Spirit Awards.
    The 2017 Film Independent Spirit Awards, broadcast live on IFC Saturday, February 25 at 2:00pm PT / 5:00pm ET with hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney.
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Comments • 751

  • A NB
    A NB 2 hours ago

    Where IS Vinny Gallo???

  • * A Supernatural Youngblood*

    Why does Nick look like he's high and horny 24/7 ?💀

  • Tashmeerra S Mehanathan

    Can they be more perfect? I don't know. But they are.

  • leonard wilson sr
    leonard wilson sr 6 days ago

    Thank God for Trump Other wise they would be at a lost to say anything.

  • Angel Crim
    Angel Crim 8 days ago +1

    They look like the characters they voice in big mouth.

  • Patron
    Patron 11 days ago

    Jesus these guys are just perfect together. Perfectly balanced each other

  • Etta
    Etta 18 days ago +5

    So happy to see the representation! We need more Asian-American women like John on TV!

  • Ashley Nicole
    Ashley Nicole 18 days ago +1

    “..... what a reach” HAS ME IN TEARS

  • The NBA Storyteller - THE END

    ever since that one comedy central roast where somebody called nick kroll "Rat faced"
    now thats all I see

  • Alyssa Raulerson
    Alyssa Raulerson 18 days ago

    I found the "alright, okay, oh sure" thing WAYYYYYY too funny

  • The Debaucherous Dweeb

    Literally every part of this is perfect. Every part of every moment they have together is perfect. I don't even need true love anymore because theirs radiates so brightly that I can just bask in its glow forever.

  • The Debaucherous Dweeb


  • The Debaucherous Dweeb
    The Debaucherous Dweeb 19 days ago +3

    Chapped Kneecaps would be a great band name.

  • The Debaucherous Dweeb

    Iconic. Babies. Babies are happening.

    • The Debaucherous Dweeb
      The Debaucherous Dweeb 19 days ago

      I comment for myself, that's my whole problem. But yuno what, it's fine. At least I'm not Mel Gibson.

  • Isabella Rose
    Isabella Rose 19 days ago

    Who let that tall child on stage?

  • Doctor Medkit
    Doctor Medkit 20 days ago +1

    The pacing is too fast for John

  • thesegotoeleven
    thesegotoeleven 20 days ago +2

    Oscars 2020!

  • Tyler Smith
    Tyler Smith 21 day ago

    "Steve Bannon's so hot, he looks like if Nick Offerman drowned."

  • The Latest And The Greatest

    “Nailed it”

  • marvel marble
    marvel marble 21 day ago


  • Bob Lowney
    Bob Lowney 22 days ago

    The folks who aren’t laughing, loosen up!

  • Bob Lowney
    Bob Lowney 22 days ago

    All the films we did not see!

  • Bob Lowney
    Bob Lowney 22 days ago

    I love it when hosts make the participants nervous.

  • Not Called Greg
    Not Called Greg 23 days ago

    ok i’ve never seen nick kroll apart from in hello broadway and i’m reminded that he doesn’t shit himself

  • Ninqi Stratton
    Ninqi Stratton 23 days ago

    Such poor Comedians omg. Of course indie would get these two together

  • modsoul1
    modsoul1 24 days ago

    This is as funny as a kick in the balls.

  • Big Boy
    Big Boy 24 days ago

    “Film independent spirit awards, of Latter Day Saints”

  • Jordan Freytag
    Jordan Freytag 25 days ago

    This is the most underrated opening monologue to any awards show.

  • Jarek Satała
    Jarek Satała 25 days ago


  • Vollmond
    Vollmond 25 days ago

    *Just insert "of the Latter-Day Saints" after everything*

  • Enrique Godinez
    Enrique Godinez 27 days ago +2

    God bless Vincent Gallo 😂

  • Mike Ronquillo
    Mike Ronquillo 28 days ago

    The leftist joke was so hilarious. Hahahaha.

  • Hylss
    Hylss 29 days ago

    I must've watched this 20 times by now and the part I love the most is Tim Roth's reaction, cos he seems like a hard man to impress.

  • Hannah Hayes
    Hannah Hayes Month ago

    who is the guy at 5:55

  • Mika
    Mika Month ago

    They fucking killed this

  • Jonathan Antoine
    Jonathan Antoine Month ago

    This guys sucked each other off first then told this lame ass jokes, Chelsea Peretti is WAY better then these fucks

  • Lxxrt
    Lxxrt Month ago


  • Meatwood Flac
    Meatwood Flac Month ago +2

    Their timing together is incredible

  • Lucas
    Lucas Month ago

    Oh, helloo.

  • miranda estrada
    miranda estrada Month ago

    0:00 oh hello.

  • Troy Walker The Progressive Proletariat

    not as left leaning as they think

  • Tristan Deck
    Tristan Deck Month ago

    Who is the guy at 8:17??? He looks so familiar!

  • Brendan Risney
    Brendan Risney Month ago

    Man, that tall child is funny. He should be a comedian.

  • Blue Yoshi for life

    Manchester by the Sea was fucking awful. Such a terrible film.

  • Arkhamknightwing ,
    Arkhamknightwing , Month ago

    Why is Nick Kroll making jokes with that Asian-American woman?

  • Shawnda Rixey
    Shawnda Rixey Month ago

    That was extremely funny. I am crying so much from how funny it was. Next time I won't eat lunch while watching them together.

  • Anna Kay
    Anna Kay Month ago

    Seeing so many of my favorite celebrities (Matt Damon, Orlando Bloom, Lucas Hedges, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt to name a few) laugh hysterically at all these jokes makes me feel so warm inside. I'm so proud of John and Nick

  • Thomas Israel
    Thomas Israel Month ago

    Annette Bening looks like she's getting ready to play Andy Warhol in an upcoming biopic.

  • Olivia Chavez
    Olivia Chavez Month ago

    as a latter day saint, i feel personally attacked. im suing

  • anitabonitasenorita !
    anitabonitasenorita ! Month ago +1

    Bro they killed this, the audience was loving it omg.

  • Ginny Weasley
    Ginny Weasley Month ago

    OSCAR HOSTS 2019

  • kel m
    kel m Month ago

    when they started singing, my last two brain cells sat up and looked at each other and said in unison "that's us!"

  • Gabriela  Flores
    Gabriela Flores 2 months ago +1

    Kroll & Mulaney for the Oscars 2019

  • Marije
    Marije 2 months ago

    John's delivery of "I disagree with him!" is funnier than some full Netflix comedy specials I've seen.

  • Caroline Kridle
    Caroline Kridle 2 months ago +3

    I love when John holds the microphone with two hands like a small animal hiding his face

  • nannerbgoulding
    nannerbgoulding 2 months ago

    This is so god damn good

  • Nancee Moes
    Nancee Moes 2 months ago

    I'm going to be "that guy" that points out two people, by definition, cannot do a monologue...
    (also everything about this was brilliant)

  • L Saito
    L Saito 2 months ago

    That was mainstream film award show worthy 😛

  • Kayla M Cook
    Kayla M Cook 2 months ago +3

    I like John Mulaney, and I like Nick Kroll. But for some reason they always bother me when they're together.

    • Amna Javed
      Amna Javed Month ago

      Oh god. Now that I think of it. It seems like I get nervous they'll make trouble hahaha

  • Derek Gleeson
    Derek Gleeson 2 months ago

    Ava ticks a lot of liberal boxes

    NAVNAVNAV 2 months ago

    4:26 Why is John pretending to hold a joint so in such a villainous manner? Ya know, the kind of way no one holds a joint.

  • Sheri
    Sheri 2 months ago +3

    Is there a better duo than Nick and John?

  • Verlierer
    Verlierer 2 months ago

    Sooooo I know John’s married but can they get married? He’s already an old gay man so it works right? Right????

  • greysun
    greysun 2 months ago

    this was a bit cringeworthy, tbh. they should've just let John and Nick write it

  • Kevin Seo
    Kevin Seo 2 months ago

    this was incredible

  • Shanna Hynes
    Shanna Hynes 2 months ago

    “Conservatives, we are not in a bubble....we are in tent!”

  • sophia f
    sophia f 2 months ago

    Both of them are so hot for no reason ???

  • dan_ryan
    dan_ryan 2 months ago +1

    They could voice mike and sully

  • Nicole A.
    Nicole A. 2 months ago

    Why does John hold a microphone with two hands like that?😂😂

  • StephanieLorenG
    StephanieLorenG 2 months ago

    This is like an SNL skit but real

  • Felicity Smoak
    Felicity Smoak 2 months ago +4

    There’s no longer an Oscar host, let’s get these guys to do it.

  • cameron bennett
    cameron bennett 2 months ago

    more like the mean spirited awards

  • noah
    noah 2 months ago +2

    generic comment about how that guy on the left looked like the Flash if he were an Asian-American woman.

  • Colin
    Colin 2 months ago +40

    I’m starting a campaign to have John mulaney and nick kroll host the oscars sign my petition

  • ely
    ely 2 months ago +1

    Omg they’re actually in a tent

  • Hurp Durp
    Hurp Durp 2 months ago +1

    I come back and watch this shit once a week.

  • Adam Kelly
    Adam Kelly 2 months ago

    Ricky Gervais Seth MacFarlane May have just been dethroned as best award show hosts. fuckin bravo fellas 👏🏼👏🏼🤣

  • Miriam Springett
    Miriam Springett 2 months ago +1

    These 2 together make me so happy :)

  • The Retarded
    The Retarded 2 months ago

    pewdiepie was forgiven in a year for making anti semitic jokes

  • Sydney Corra
    Sydney Corra 3 months ago

    Brilliant. Fucking hilarious.

  • Jo Shmo
    Jo Shmo 3 months ago +4

    Unpopular opinion: Nick Kroll makes John Mulaney less funny

    AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 3 months ago +2

    He looks like Barry allen (Flash) XD

  • SirTrash
    SirTrash 3 months ago

    6:40 And here we see Legolas, enjoying a tall child child do stupid shit on stage. Beautiful.

  • Nautilus1972
    Nautilus1972 3 months ago

    Transgender toilets? Toilets especially for the mentally ill?

  • Nautilus1972
    Nautilus1972 3 months ago

    Fuck you Kroll, we'll remember Mel Gibson forever.

  • Angel Becker
    Angel Becker 3 months ago

    I got a little run over by an RAV4

  • sara sabol
    sara sabol 3 months ago

    Matt Damon

  • Michael Meehan
    Michael Meehan 3 months ago

    1:05 HAHAHA

  • ljm792
    ljm792 3 months ago

    i watch this too often

  • fruitoson
    fruitoson 3 months ago

    now do the oscars

  • Prennt57 G
    Prennt57 G 3 months ago

    “We’re liberals. We’re liberals. We’re liberals.” is the ironic political content we’re all looking for

  • Ali Akbar
    Ali Akbar 3 months ago

    if both of them and bill hader stood next to each other I wouldn’t be able to tell them apart tbh.

  • Stranger Jones
    Stranger Jones 3 months ago

    Who wants to bet that Vincent Gallo started stroking himself off at the end of that speech

  • brad lafferty
    brad lafferty 3 months ago

    Ava who ?

  • Valentina Fangirling
    Valentina Fangirling 3 months ago

    They need to fucking host the oscars

  • Grace Varela
    Grace Varela 3 months ago

    please make this their oscars audition

  • Rhiannon McGrath
    Rhiannon McGrath 3 months ago +2

    Matt Damon, the man who is always looking like he's happy to be there

  • Kamil Walczak
    Kamil Walczak 3 months ago

    If they're hosting this year's Oscars, I'm actually satisfied

  • Tess G
    Tess G 3 months ago +1

    6:24, Nick mouthing what John is supposed to say omg