Jim Gaffigan will release his 2018 stand-up special everywhere but Netflix
Netflix owned comedy in 2017. In 2018 and beyond, who knows? Jim Gaffigan, whose first five hours of stand-up comedy stream exclusively on Netflix, has announced he’ll release his upcoming sixth special, Noble Ape, this summer on multiple major platforms simultaneously. “I wanted to make... [Read More]
Catching Up with ‘Reductress’ Founders Beth Newell and Sarah Pappalardo
It’s been one hell of a news cycle for Reductress. The site dedicated its entire landing page to rape culture back in 2016, partially in response to how sexual assault was being discussed in the comedy world. Today, every website’s homepage looks like Reductress in 2016: an endless parad... [Read More]
Freeform Orders ‘Girls Code’ Comedy Pilot Directed by Paul Feig
Paul Feig is directing a comedy pilot in the works at Freeform. The network announced today that it’s given a pilot order to Girls Code, which was put into development back in October. New Girl’s Kim Rosenstock serves as writer on the half-hour workplace comedy, which follows &ldquo... [Read More]
Netflix’ “The Standups” season 2 set to premiere on March 20th
Last year Netflix launched The Standups, an original series where they give half hours to 6 comedians aired in bulk… MORE Netflix’ “The Standups” season 2 set to premiere on March 20th appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Sterling K. Brown and Bill Hader to Host ‘SNL’ Next Month
Saturday Night Live just revealed two more hosts for this season. First up is Sterling K. Brown, who will make his hosting debut on March 10th with musical guest James Bay. Then, on St. Patrick’s Day, SNL alum Bill Hader will host with musical guest Arcade Fire. Hader last hosted the show back... [Read More]
Sterling K. Brown and Bill Hader to Host ‘SNL’ Next Month
Saturday Night Live just revealed two more hosts for this season. First up is Sterling K. Brown, who will make his hosting debut on March 10th with musical guest James Bay. Then, on St. Patrick’s Day, SNL alum Bill Hader will host with musical guest Arcade Fire. Hader last hosted the show back... [Read More]
Natasha Rothwell Can Do It All
It’s perhaps not correct to say that Natasha Rothwell is “transitioning” from being a writer to an actress, because she still seems to be excelling at both and doesn’t intend to stop working behind the scenes. It’s just that you may be seeing a lot more of her in the co... [Read More]
Natasha Rothwell Can Do It All
It’s perhaps not correct to say that Natasha Rothwell is “transitioning” from being a writer to an actress, because she still seems to be excelling at both and doesn’t intend to stop working behind the scenes. It’s just that you may be seeing a lot more of her in the co... [Read More]
Hannibal Buress and Eric Andre Show Up in Jean Grae and Quelle Chris’s New Music Video “Gold, Purple, Orange”
In addition to rapping on the recently engaged Jean Grae and Quelle Chris’s new collaborative album Everything’s Fine, Hannibal Buress is also showing up in their music videos. The newest video for “Gold, Purple, Orange,” premiering right here, is described as “a t... [Read More]