Watch the trailer for Gary Owen’s new special, “I Got My Associates” coming to Showtime in September
Gary Owen is prepping for his new stand-up comedy special to hit Showtime. I Got My Associates premieres on September… MORE Watch the trailer for Gary Owen’s new special, “I Got My Associates” coming to Showtime in September appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
I Invented the World’s First Menstruating Drone, by Adrienne Teeley
If you would have told me 30 years ago that I, Dr. Ted Montgomery, would end up as one of the most lauded and influential robotics engineers of the 21st century, it’s possible I wouldn’t have believed you. But here we are! Anyway, enough about me, let’s talk about my latest wo... [Read More]
Australian Comedy ‘Rosehaven’ Makes Its US Debut Next Month on SundanceTV
Earlier this year, SundanceTV acquired US rights to the Australian comedy series Rosehaven, and today the network released the season 1 trailer. Created by and starring Luke McGregor and Celia Pacquola, the series centers on “two pals with big plans who find their friendship and... [Read More]
The Humor of ‘Game of Thrones’
For a series that’s now world-famous and astonishingly popular for its gripping drama, devastating violence, and unexpected plot twists, Game of Thrones doesn’t get nearly enough credit for its sense of humor. It doesn’t wallop you in the face with zinger catchphrases or John Ritte... [Read More]
R.I.P. Dick Gregory (1932-2017)
All of the comedians and comedy fans who claim Richard Pryor was the greatest stand-up comedian ever have Dick Gregory to thank for that. Before Pryor or George Carlin embraced the so-called counterculture, Gregory was out there on the front lines of 1960s activism and breaking the racial barriers f... [Read More]
RIP Jerry Lewis
Not long after the comedy world lost a legend and pioneer when Dick Gregory passed away over the weekend, it lost another star. Yesterday it was confirmed that comedian, filmmaker, and philanthropist Jerry Lewis died at his home in Las Vegas. Lewis was 91 years old. While in recent years L... [Read More]
Peep Show remake hits the buffers
US network pulls the plug on latest adaptation attempt [Read More]
Chewing Gum loses its flava
Creator Michaela Coel pulls plug on E4 sitcom [Read More]
RIP Dick Gregory
It’s been a sad weekend for the comedy world. On Saturday night, multiple outlets reported that trailblazing comedian and activist Dick Gregory passed away in his home of Washington DC. Gregory was 84 years old. Gregory’s death was confirmed by his son Christian, who posted the foll... [Read More]
This week on TV: Lynne Koplitz is a Hormonal Beast
It’s a week of kickass girl power this week with the one-two punch of Lynne Koplitz dropping a killer new… MORE This week on TV: Lynne Koplitz is a Hormonal Beast appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]