Jen Kirkman doesn’t want your marriage or your kids on her latest special, I’m Gonna Die Alone (And I Feel Fine)
Jen Kirkman’s new Netflix special, I’m Gonna Die Alone (And I Feel Fine), is bookended by sketches in which she has conversations with people whom she has little to nothing in common with. At the beginning of the special, the interaction is with an overly permissive mom and her drooling,... [Read More]
FX Orders Animated Pilot ‘Cassius & Clay’ by Megan Ganz and Adam Reed
FX is looking for the next Archer with the news that it’s ordered a new animated action comedy pilot by Archer creator Adam Reed and Modern Family and Community writer Megan Ganz. According to Variety, the pilot — titled Cassius & Clay — is in the vein of Butch Cassidy and the ... [Read More]
Just For Laughs announces their homegrown lineup for the 2015 fest in Montreal
The lineup for The Homegrown Comic Competition, which is the annual showcase of next gen Canadian comedy stars, has been announced for the 2015 edition of the Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal. The competition will be hosted by Canadian comedian and actor Shaun Majumder and will include Aisha Alf... [Read More]
Fred Armisen, Vanessa Bayer, and Zosia Mamet Become the Golden Girls for Jenny Lewis’s New Music Video
Before she sat down for some Sound Advice with Vanessa Bayer, Jenny Lewis worked on another project with the SNL cast member as well as Fred Armisen, Zosia Mamet, Feist, and Kids’ Leo Fitzpatrick: her latest music video for “She’s Not Me” from her 2014 album Voyager. It&rsquo... [Read More]
Amy Schumer put Bill Cosby on trial in the court of public opinion
On last night’s episode of Inside Amy Schumer, the comedian took up the chance to defend Bill Cosby and all of those sexual assault allegations. Which begs the question for comedians and civilians alike have asked since all of these allegations began, is it possible to still like Cosby’s... [Read More]
Netflix renews Grace and Frankie for a second season
For those already on board with Grace and Frankie, the Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin project, you are celebrating this morning with the news of a second season coming to Netflix. And for those who like to stock pile seasons for the ultimate binge watch, now you are going to have some more to work [&hel... [Read More]
Dave Hill’s debut comedy album Let Me Turn You On is now available for pre-order
We were excited when we caught wind of comedian, musician, and actor Dave Hill’s debut comedy album earlier this month. Well, we are now one step closer as Let Me Turn You On is now available for pre-order for the June 9 release on ASPECIALTHING Records. On this album, Hill intersperses a stan... [Read More]
Alice Wetterlund Shakes Up the Boy’s Club
Raised on a rich diet of Roseanne and SCTV, comedian and actor Alice Wetterlund is using her talent to mix things up in the comedy world. “Pretty much everything I’ve done in my life has been getting into a boys’ club and shaking things up. That’s what I like to do; play on a... [Read More]
Netflix Renews ‘Grace and Frankie’ for a Second Season
Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda are returning to Netflix for a brand new season of Grace and Frankie. According to The Wrap, co-creator and executive producer Marta Kauffman has confirmed that the freshman comedy has earned a season 2 renewal from the streaming network, thanks in part to an unlikely sour... [Read More]
The Laugh Button joins the Vans Warped Tour as the official sponsor of the inaugural comedy tent
2015 marks the start of a new tradition on the Vans Warped Tour which recently celebrated it’s 20th anniversary. The Laugh Button is psyched to announce that we are the official sponsor of the inaugural Warped Comedy Tent and will be bringing comedy to the Warped Tour all summer long. Com... [Read More]