Raw comic Cameron Esposito shows us her refreshingly vulnerable side

Cameron Esposito can joke about being "marriage material" with the best of 'em — but the irreverent comic is also down to talk seriously.
Nothing is off limits for comedian Cameron Esposito. She’s raunchy, irreverent and hilarious. (Robyn Von Swank)

Like most comedians, Cameron Esposito mines her own life experiences for material — like the time she simultaneously planned her first comedy special and her "rager" of a rock club wedding. 

Two days before marrying girlfriend and fellow comedian Rhea Butcher, Esposito recorded Marriage Material in her hometown of Chicago. 

"I made a terrible decision, putting those two things together," she laughs.

In a frank and funny chat with Shad, Esposito shares her tough journey toward living an openly lesbian life; how to get political without getting angry; and why, jokes aside, she wants your advice about parenting on purpose. 

Parents! If not "by accident" how'd you decide it was time to make a baby?

WEB EXTRA | Sample Esposito's stand up below. Marriage Material debuts March 24th on NBC's streaming channel, Seeso. 



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