In the summer of 2017, he began a co-starring role in the Netflix comedy, GLOW, where he plays a sleazy C movie director put in charge of creating a women's professional wrestling show out of a group of female misfits. When his father left the Air Force, he moved his family to Albuquerque, New Mexico, and started a medical practice.
He later moved to New York City and became part of the New York alternative comedy scene.
Maron has made two guest appearances as himself on Louis C.
K.'s show Louie, first in the third season episode Ikea/Piano Lesson The show is loosely autobiographical, revolving around Maron's life as a twice-divorced sober comedian running a comedy podcast out of his garage but establishing many differences between the real-life Maron and the version of him on TV.
He is particularly known for relentless on-stage exploration of his own relationships with family, girlfriends, and other standup comedians that he has known and befriended over his many years in the business.