I'm With Busey I'm With Busey follows writer Adam de la Peña as he follows the Tao of weirdo actor Gary Busey by camping with him in the… 2003-06-17 Comedy Reality TV Gary Busey Adam de la Pena Comedy Central
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I'm With Busey (2003)

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Details Start Date: Jun 17, 2003; Genres: Comedy, Reality TV; With: Gary Busey; Network: Comedy Central

I'm With Busey follows writer Adam de la Peña as he follows the Tao of weirdo actor Gary Busey by camping with him in the desert and watching him dance in drag. And rather than exploring the general effects of gallons of beer on the entirety of the Y-chromosome set, ''Busey'' specializes in one singular mind, which apparently has not been quite the same since a serious 1988 motorcycle accident. It would all seem cruel if de la Peña, formerly a writer for ''The Man Show'' and ''Crank Yankers'' (another Carolla and Kimmel creation), weren't such a dorky kid. But Busey gets his revenge, trashing their desert campsite and embarrassing de la Peña at the mall. Their Yoda-Jedi relationship becomes more reciprocal and tender with time, and you get the feeling that Busey will be chasing his disciple around with flaming sticks long after the cameras stop rolling.

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Originally posted Aug 18, 2003 Published in issue #724-725 Aug 22, 2003 Order article reprints