Not Rated | | Documentary, Biography, Comedy
Internationally acclaimed ventriloquist Nina Conti, takes the bereaved puppets of her mentor and erstwhile lover Ken Campbell on a pilgrimage to 'Venthaven' the resting place for puppets of... See full summary »
Jay Johnson appears as one of the ventriloquists at the convention. Ironically, a year later, Nina Conti and her puppet, Monkey, would do on the Christopher Guest series "Family Tree" what Jay's character, Bob, and his dummy, Chuck, did on "Soap" decades earlier: On each series, both Jay and Nina play family members who think their puppet is real: all the while using it as a means to insult people i.e. to voice their true, blunt and politically-incorrect opinions and observations.
Look what I'm reading, Monkey!