Bill Cosby admitted in 2005 deposition to drugging women so he could have sex with them
Bill Cosby gave young women Quaaludes to make them vulnerable enough so he could have sex with them. Time and time again. Cosby admitted as much under oath in a September 2005 deposition when he was being sued by one of his rape victims -- a case later settled out of court. But the deposition only n... [Read More]
Chris Pratt behind the scenes “Parks and Recreation” “Jurassic Park” prediction from seven years ago
Chris Pratt doing a behind the scenes video on the season 2 Parks and Recreation dvd. This was four-five years ago. Pretty nuts. Chris Pratt behind the scenes “Parks and Recreation” “Jurassic Park” prediction from seven years ago appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Here’s the Writing Staff of ‘Why? with Hannibal Buress’
At long last, Hannibal Buress has his very own Comedy Central series premiering this Wednesday, and to give an idea of what you can expect from the show, the network has officially confirmed the Why? with Hannibal Buress writing staff, who have worked on shows like Late Night with Conan O’Brie... [Read More]
Danny Elfman Calls the ‘Simpsons’ Theme “the Easiest Thing I’ve Ever Done”
Did you know that the melody of the Simpsons theme song was conceived by composer Danny Elfman while he was driving home from a meeting with Matt Groening? Elfman reveals the story behind the iconic song and some of his other popular musical work in a new interview with Vulture, where he calls the S... [Read More]
Here’s the trailer for Chris Tucker’s first ever comedy special “Chris Tucker Live” coming to Netflix
A man who needs no introduction, Chris Tucker is a comedy legend and is bringing his larger-than-life comedy to Netflix in his first ever standup special. Filmed in his hometown of Atlanta, nothing is off-limits as Tucker brings it home for the comedy special worth waiting for. July 10 it hits Netfl... [Read More]
Jay Pharoah’s First Standup Special Debuts on Showtime Saturday, August 1st
SNL cast member Jay Pharoah is set to make his standup special debut next month. In a press release today, Showtime announced that Pharoah’s first hourlong special Jay Pharoah: Can I Be Me? will air on the pay network Saturday, August 1st at 10:00pm. The special was taped at The Cutting Room i... [Read More]
Comedy Central Channel comes to Roku with free episodes and specials
If you use Roku and you are a fan of Comedy Central’s content, then today you are a happy person. The home to smash hits including Key & Peele, South Park, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmoreare will now make full episodes available on Roku’s strea... [Read More]
Philadelphia’s Biannual Five Dollar Comedy Week Returns on July 20th
There are tons of local comedy scenes of all sizes out there, and now it’s time for good old PA to have its time in the spotlight. Launched last summer by writers/comedians Aaron Nevins and Kate Banford, Philadelphia’s Five Dollar Comedy Week aims to “bring the best original comedy... [Read More]
Andy Garcia and Michael Kenneth Williams Join Paul Feig’s ‘Ghostbusters’ Reboot
Paul Feig’s Ghostbusters reboot is beginning to round out its cast. According to The Wrap, Andy Garcia and The Wire’s Michael Kenneth Williams have officially joined the cast following previously announced cast members Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Leslie Jones, Kate McKinnon, and Chri... [Read More]
Watch a Sneak Peek of the ‘Comedians in Cars’ Season 6 Finale with Stephen Colbert
Jerry Seinfeld’s Crackle web series Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee airs its season 6 finale this week, and Seinfeld saved a very special guest for last: Stephen T. Colbert. The full episode is available on Crackle this Wednesday at 11:30pm, and if you’re sad to see the end of another C... [Read More]