Watch Leslie Jones host the 2017 BET Awards
Leslie Jones hosted the 2017 BET Awards on Sunday night in Los Angeles, and didn’t hold back on making fun of how old-school she is and was, from noting how she’s turning 50 later this year, and showing clips of her first TV credit from Comic View back in the 1990s on big screens above [... [Read More]
Watch Leslie Jones open the 2017 BET Awards with some high energy stand-up
Over the weekend, Saturday Night Live star Leslie Jones took the stage to host the 2017 BET Awards, and she completely… MORE Watch Leslie Jones open the 2017 BET Awards with some high energy stand-up appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Check Out Some Promos for ‘People of Earth’ Season 2 Featuring Nasim Pedrad
People of Earth returns to TBS for its second season next month, and the network released some new promos today featuring SNL alum Nasim Pedrad, who has joined the ensemble comedy as Special Agent Alex Foster, “a smart, dedicated FBI investigator getting a second chance after recently bei... [Read More]
On the ‘Vagical Mystery Tour’ with Lizz Winstead
Lizz Winstead (co-creator and former head writer of The Daily Show) has put her passion for politics to work. After founding Lady Parts Justice League, “the first not safe for work, rapid response reproductive rights messaging hub that uses comedy, culture and digital media to s... [Read More]
From “Book of Mormon” to “Oh, Hello”: Why Broadway needs to embrace modern comedy
With their outstanding two-hander Oh, Hello (based on the recurring sketch from Kroll’s self-titled sketch series) comedians Nick Kroll and John Mulaney… MORE From “Book of Mormon” to “Oh, Hello”: Why Broadway needs to embrace modern comedy appeare... [Read More]
Andrew Santino aims for a home run in his first hour special, “Home Field Advantage”
Most comedians’ grandparents probably die long before their grandkid sees success (comedy’s a marathon), but not Andrew Santino’s grandma. She’s… MORE Andrew Santino aims for a home run in his first hour special, “Home Field Advantage” appeared first o... [Read More]
This week on TV: James Davis goes “Hood Adjacent”
Straight from his most popular Snapchat show on Comedy Central comes James Davis’ and his new series Hood Adjacent. A… MORE This week on TV: James Davis goes “Hood Adjacent” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Talking ‘The Big Sick,’ ‘Wet Hot,’ and ‘Search Party’ with Michael Showalter
If occupying multiple pockets of comedic styles as writer and performer were a Herculean task, then mastering the mechanics and successfully wielding all the various elements of humor would seem cosmically impossible. Unless you’re Michael Showalter, who over the span of a 25-year career has n... [Read More]