Fred Armisen and Kyle Mooney Join the Cast of 'Zoolander 2'
by Megh Wright Ben Stiller's work on Zoolander 2 in Rome continues, and over the past few days he's revealed two SNL stars who have joined the cast. Stiller reposted an Instagram video from Fred Armisen confirming he's headed to Rome to film a part on Zoolander 2, and today Stiller also announced on... [Read More]
 
Inside the Internet Outrage Machine with Jim Norton
by Megh Wright After 2012's Please Be Offended and 2013's American Degenerate, standup Jim Norton returns to television tonight with his third Epix special Contextually Inadequate. Filmed at Boston's Somerville Theatre in January, the special dives deep into recent pop culture scandals and their int... [Read More]
 
Here’s a sneak peak at Jim Norton’s new Epix special Contextually Inadequate airing tonight
Norton talks technology and dick pix in this exclusive clip from Jim Norton: Contextually Inadequate airing tonight 10p on EPIX. Here’s a sneak peak at Jim Norton’s new Epix special Contextually Inadequate airing tonight appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
 
Seann William Scott Looks Back on 'SNL's Classic "Patriotic Shorts" Sketch
by Megh Wright Seann William Scott was a guest on last night's Late Night, and since he and Seth Meyers hadn't seen each other since he hosted SNL in October 2001, the guys decided to take a look back on a sketch from his episode, and one of SNL's funniest Will Ferrell sketches ever, "Patriotic Shor... [Read More]
 
Watch Monty Python Take Over 'The Tonight Show'
by Megh Wright Here's a clip from last night's Tonight Show featuring Monty Python's Terry Jones, Eric Idle, John Cleese, Michael Palin, and Terry Gilliam, who are in town to celebrate Monty Python and the Holy Grail's special 40th anniversary screening in New York. The interview is not complete wit... [Read More]
 
Deranged Billionaire John Hodgman Says Goodbye to 'The Daily Show'
by Megh Wright After almost ten years, The Daily Show's resident billionaire John Hodgman made his final appearance on the show last night before he retires to a high-profile gated community on Mars. If you try to make sense of Hodgman's journey, don't waste your time: "I wouldn't think about it too... [Read More]
 
A 'Punk'd' Revival Is in the Works at BET
by Megh Wright Ashton Kutcher's MTV prank show Punk'd is heading back to television. According to THR, BET is reviving the series for a new version "tailored for the BET audience" that will feature a "behind-the-scenes look at how the celebrity pranks are conceptualized and carried through." No host... [Read More]
 
Native American actors walk off set of Adam Sandler’s Ridiculous Six movie for Netflix
Not everyone is in on the joke when it comes to Adam Sandler's first Netflix movie, currently in production in New Mexico. Actor/musician Loren Anthony was one of several Native American actors working as extras on Ridiculous Six who decided to walk off in protest Wednesday night. Anthony told ... [Read More]
 
Nashville StandUp’s comedians set new world record for continuous show at 184 hours, 16 minutes
Congrats go out to all of the Nashville comedians and stand-ups who dropped in while visiting the Wild West Comedy Festival last weekend, as Nashville StandUp’s “Broken Record Comedy Show” indeed broke the Guinness Book of World Records and set a new mark for Longest Stand-Up ... [Read More]
 
Fusion starts going #TBT with edited half-hours of The Chris Gethard Show tonight
We're still five weeks away from seeing what the Fusion half-hour edition of The Chris Gethard Show will look like, but you can start getting a feel for it by reliving old episodes of TCGS tonight. Three of them, in fact! Fusion will rebroadcast half-hour highlights of the following episodes tonight... [Read More]