Tom Shadyac Joins Thom Hartmann. He has been a director – a producer – a screenwriter – an actor – and a comedian. His movies are some of the most widely-recognized films in the last few decades – from the "Ace Ventura: Pet Detective" series – to the "Nutty Professor" movies – to "Liar, Liar" and "Bruce Almighty." In his most recent film – "I am" he takes us on a journey in search of the nature of humanity – and what it means to live a truly fulfilling life on this planet – a topic we'll definitely get into. Currently – he is a professor of communications – and teaches screenwriting at Pepperdine Univeristy's Seaver college.