Judd Apatow

12 Judd Apatow Recommended Books

Judd Apatow is an American producer, writer, director, and actor. He is well-known for producing and directing popular comedies such as The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Knocked Up, and This Is 40. Apatow has also written and produced several TV series, including Freaks and Geeks and Girls.

12 Books recommended by Judd Apatow

My Dirty Life in Comedy

My Dirty Life in Comedy

Author :Lois Bromfield

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"Great book about comedy!!" - Judd Apatow [Source]

The Madman Theory

The Madman Theory

Trump Takes On the World

Author :Jim Sciutto

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"Essential reading at this important moment in history." - Judd Apatow [Source]

Walk This Way

Walk This Way

Run-DMC, Aerosmith, and the Song that Changed American Music Forever

Author :Geoff Edgers

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"A great book!" - Judd Apatow [Source]

A Fan's Notes

A Fan's Notes

Author :Frederick Exley

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"I love [this book]." - Judd Apatow [Source]

Bachelor Nation

Bachelor Nation

Inside the World of America's Favorite Guilty Pleasure

Author :Amy Kaufman

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Judd Apatow mentioned this book on Twitter. [Source]

All That You Leave Behind

All That You Leave Behind

A Memoir

Author :Erin Lee Carr

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"It’s especially great about figuring out what career to pursue and the challenges she faced as a young documentarian." - Judd Apatow [Source]

Memoirs and Misinformation

Memoirs and Misinformation

A novel

Author :Jim Carrey

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"It’s incredible. Surreal, hilarious and moving." - Judd Apatow [Source]

Comedy Sex God

Comedy Sex God

Author :Pete Holmes

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"Awesome." - Judd Apatow [Source]

A Death in the Family

A Death in the Family

Author :James Agee

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Judd Apatow mentioned this book on Twitter. [Source]

How to Write One Song

How to Write One Song

Loving the Things We Create and How They Love Us Back

Author :Jeff Tweedy

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"So helpful to anyone who wants to be creative, not just songwriters." - Judd Apatow [Source]

Impeach

Impeach

The Case Against Donald Trump

Author :Neal Katyal

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"Please get [this book] to better understand the issues involved." - Judd Apatow [Source]

Thinking In Pictures

Thinking In Pictures

Author :John Sayles

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"The best book on filmmaking!" - Judd Apatow [Source]

FAQs

Q1: What books have Judd Apatow recommended?

Judd Apatow has recommended a number of books, including To Build a Fire by Jack London, The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger, The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway, 1984 by George Orwell, Freaky Deaky by Elmore Leonard, and The Stranger by Albert Camus.

Judd Apatow tends to enjoy classic works of literature and thrilling crime novels. He also enjoys novels with thought-provoking themes and moral lessons.

Judd Apatow has been known for recommending books for a few years, as he has been discussing and referencing books since 2014.

Yes, Judd Apatow also recommends books on talk shows, Twitter, and on his website.

Judd Apatow recommends books with topics ranging from morality, to adventure, to crime, and even to dystopian societies.