Sofia BlackDElia on Her Prankster Father New Show The Mick

>> Jimmy: HOW ARE YOU? >> I'M GREAT, HOW ARE YOU? >> Jimmy: I WAS TOLD YOU'RE VERY NERVOUS. >> I'M SO NERVOUS. >> Jimmy: THERE'S NO REASON FOR NERVOUS. >> OH MY GOSH. >> Jimmy: LOOK AT THIS WAY, IT'S A COUPLE OF CHAIRS AND A PIECE OF WOOD. THEN THESE PEOPLE. >> A LOT OF PEOPLE. >> Jimmy: AND MILLIONS OF OTHER PEOPLE. [ CHEERS AND APPLAUSE ] >> THAT'S ALL IT IS. >> Jimmy: YOU DON'T SEEM NERVOUS AT ALL. >> I DON'T? >> Jimmy: I WANT TO MENTION YOUR NAME. YOUR LAST NAME, BRALACK-D'ELIA, IS -- >> WEIRD. >> Jimmy: SIMILAR TO THE BLACK DAHLIA, A FAMOUS UNSOLVED MURDER CASE IN THE '40s. >> PEOPLE REMIND ME OF THAT OFTEN. >> Jimmy: I IMAGINE YOU HEAR THAT. >> PRETTY MUCH EVERY DAY. AT THE AIRPORT. THAT'S THE BLACK DAHLIA. >> Jimmy: HAVE YOU BEEN HYPHENATED FOR YOUR WHOLE LIFE? >> FOR MY WHOLE LIFE, YEAH. >> Jimmy: IT'S ALWAYS BEEN THAT WAY? >> MY MOM'S LAST NAME IS BLACK, MY DAD'S LAST NAME IS D'ELIA, MY MOM IS LIKE, I WANT OWNERSHIP OF YOU TOO. >> Jimmy: YOUR DAD IS AN ATTORNEY. >> HE'S A JUDGE NOW. >> Jimmy: A JUDGE, THAT'S RIGHT. YOU TOOK A PICTURE OF YOUR DAD. >> THERE IT IS. >> Jimmy: I ASSUME THIS IS FROM A MAGAZINE OR SOMETHING? OR AN '80s TV SHOW OR SOMETHING. >> THAT'S HIS AUDITION FOR "THE SOPRANOS." >> Jimmy: THAT IS A GREAT PHOTOGRAPH JUST TO START WITH. I WILL SAY I WOULD NEVER WANT TO GO IN FRONT OF THIS GUY IN COURT. >> HE'S SCARY, RIGHT? IMAGINE HIM BEING YOUR DAD. [ LAUGHTER ] IT'S WORSE. >> Jimmy: IS HE A SCARY DAD IN GENERAL? >> HE'S -- KIND OF A SCARY PERSON TO EVERYONE. MY FRIENDS CALL HIM UNCLE TONE. HE'S LIKE SICILIAN JERSEY. >> Jimmy: I GOTCHA. HOW LONG HAS HE BEEN A JUDGE? >> JUST UNDER A YEAR. >> Jimmy: DO YOU EVER GO AND SEE HIM RULE? I HAVE, YEAH. BUT HE EMBARRASSED ME BADLY LAST TIME SO I DON'T WANT TO GO BACK. >> Jimmy: WHAT DID HE DO TO YOU? >> HE'S IN FAMILY COURT, SERIOUS SAD STUFF. I WAS SITTING THIS THE FRONT OF THE COURT AND HE WAS LIKE, REALLY QUICK BEFORE WE MOVE ON I JUST WANT EVERYBODY TO KNOW IT'S COURT MANDATED, TUESDAYS 8:30, YOU WATCH "THE MICK" ON FOX, THERE'S MY DAUGHTER SOFIA. AND EVERYBODY WAS LIKE, ARE YOU KIDDING ME RIGHT NOW? LIKE I'M HERE TO GET CHILD SUPPORT AND YOU'RE TELLING ME I HAVE TO WATCH A FAMILY COMEDY? >> Jimmy: HE'S SUPPORTING HIS CHILD TOO. >> THAT'S RIGHT. >> Jimmy: CHILD SUPPORT OF A DIFFERENT KIND. >> EXACTLY. >> Jimmy: YEAH, WOW. HE SEEMS LIKE A CHARACTER, YOUR DAD. >> HE IS THE ULTIMATE CHARACTER. >> Jimmy: HE IS, REALLY. GIVE US ONE GOOD, ONE STORY YOU TELL ABOUT YOUR DAD THAT ENCAPSULATES HIM. >> MY DAD'S A BIG PRANKSTER. >> Jimmy: OKAY, GREAT QUALITY IN A JUDGE. [ LAUGHTER ] >> GREAT QUALITY IN A JUDGE AND A DAD. HE USED TO DO THIS THING WITH MY MOM WHEN I FIRST STARTED DRIVING, HE WOULD LEAVE MY CAR LIKE FIVE BLOCKS AWAY, THEN TELL ME TO STAY AT A FRIEND'S HOUSE A FEW HOURS TOO LATE AND BE LIKE, I DON'T KNOW, I THINK WE SHOULDN'T HAVE GOTTEN HER THAT LICENSE. AS IF I DIED IN A CAR ACCIDENT. MOM IS LIKE, THAT'S TOO FAR. >> Jimmy: I SEE WHY YOUR MOTHER WANTED OWNERSHIP, YES. [ LAUGHTER ] >> THAT'S RIGHT. SHE WAS LIKE, I DON'T WANT PEOPLE TO THINK THAT YOU'RE ONLY HIS KID, HE'S KIND OF A NIGHTMARE. >> Jimmy: CAN YOU GET AWAY WITH ANYTHING WHEN YOU HAVE A TRIAL LAWYER AS YOUR DAD GROWING UP? >> YEAH. YEAH, YEAH. >> Jimmy: BECAUSE YOU HAVE HIS GENES, OF COURSE. >> THAT'S RIGHT. >> Jimmy: YOU'RE GOING TO OUTWIT HIM IN SOME WAY. >> I LOOK AT EVERYTHING AS, CAN I GET AWAY WITH ALL OF THIS? THEN I THINK ABOUT HIM TELLING ME THE LEGALITY OF THINGS. >> Jimmy: I WOULD IMAGINE -- EXPLAIN TO YOUR DAD, A DARK SENSE OF HUMOR THAT THEY APPRECIATE YOUR TELEVISION SHOW. BECAUSE IT'S KIND OF A RAUNCHY SHOW, FOR LACK OF A BETTER TERM. >> THEY LOVE IT. THIS IS THE FIRST THING I'VE DONE THAT I THINK NEVER MY FAMILY ACTUALLY REALLY LIKES. >> DID THEY TELL YOU WHEN THEY DON'T LIKE STUFF? >> YEAH. >> Jimmy: OH, REALLY? >> THEY DO NOW. MY COUSIN TANKY. >> Jimmy: WHAT? >> I DON'T KNOW WHAT HIS REAL NAME ISRY I CALL HIM TANKY. HEY, CUZ, IT'S TANK. I WANT TO SAY, THANKS FOR BEING ON A SHOW I CAN FINALLY WATCH. >> Jimmy: TANKY IS VERY CRITICAL? FOR A MAN NAMED TANKY. >> THAT'S RIGHT, THAT'S RIGHT. YEAH, HE'S LIKE, THEY ALL FIND THIS REALLY FUNNY, IT'S THEIR SENSE OF HUMOR, I THINK THEY'RE HAPPY I'M ON SOMETHING THEY DON'T HAVE TO BEGRUDGING MY WATCH. >> Jimmy: "ALL MY CHILDREN"? >> TANKY WAS NOT INTO "ALL MY CHILDREN," NO. >> Jimmy: HOW OLD WERE YOU WHEN YOU WERE DOING "ALL MY CHILDREN"? >> I WAS A SENIOR IN HIGH SCHOOL. I WAS WORKING AT TCBY AT THE TIME SO I GOT TO QUIT. >> Jimmy: ABOUT YOU DO IN IT DRAMATIC FASHION? >> DEFINITELY, THREW ICE CREAM EVERYWHERE AND JUST LEFT. I WAS LIKE, I'M MAKING A LOT OF MONEY NOW, BYE! IT WAS GREAT. >> Reporter:. >> Jimmy: RIGHT, WHY. THAT'S YOGURT, TCBY? >> THE COUNTRY'S BEST YOGURT. >> Jimmy: IS THAT WHAT IT STANDS FOR? WOW. >> I'M SO HAPPY I CAME, JIMMY. >> Jimmy: I LEARNED SOMETHING. [ CHEERS AND APPLAUSE ] DID YOU KNOW THAT ARBY'S IS RB FOR ROAST BEEF? >> YEAH. NO, I HAD NO IDEA. >> Jimmy: WE'RE LEARNING FROM EACH OTHER. CONGRATULATIONS ON THE SHOW. >> THANK YOU. >> Jimmy: AND NOT HAVING TO WORK AT THE YOGURT SHOP ANYMORE. >> IT FEELS REALLY GOOD. I'M IN THE UPPER ECHELON NOW. >> Jimmy: DO YOU HAVE ANYTHING YOU WANT TO PLUG FOR YOUR FATHER? SINCE HE IS PLUGGING YOU AT WORK IT SEEMS LIKE -- >> IF YOU HAVE ISSUES WITH GETTING YOUR CHILD SUPPORT AND YOU ARE IN THE JERSEY CITY VICINITY, GO TO THE -- JUDGE D'ELIA. >> Jimmy: DON'T TAKE MATTERS INTO YOUR OWN HANDS, TAKE THEM TO COURT. "THE MICK" AIRS TUESDAY NIGHTS

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