Tig Notaro Talks Sexual Abusers on ‘Late Show’: “You Have to Believe People When They Come Forward”
Before all of the allegations against Harvey Weinstein came out, Tig Notaro was speaking out against the sexual misconduct rumors surrounding Louis C.K., saying in August that it’s important C.K. “handle” them instead of dismiss them. Not long after, C.K. did end up dismissing them... [Read More]
Sean Hughes: comedian dies aged 51
Hughes, Perrier award winner and team captain on BBC’s Never Mind the Buzzcocks, died on Monday morningSean Hughes: sparky comedy gadfly in a league of his ownSean Hughes, the Irish standup comedian, author and actor, has died aged 51, his former agent said. Related: 'I matured very late in li... [Read More]
Larry David to Host ‘Saturday Night Live’ Next Month
Larry David is returning to Saturday Night Live next month. Over the weekend, the show announced that David will host the show’s next new episode on November 4th with musical guest Miley Cyrus: #SNL returns on November 4 with host Larry David and musical guest @MileyCyrus! pic.twitter.com... [Read More]
Episode #176: Vladimir Caamaño
Vladimir Caamaño grew up in an immigrant Dominican family in the Bronx to live the American comedy dream. Since breaking out as a New Face in the 2015 Just For Laughs comedy festival in Montreal, he has been anointed by Howie Mandel in a televised gala for The CW, co-wrote and starred in an N... [Read More]
Episode #176: Vladimir Caamaño
Vladimir Caamaño grew up in an immigrant Dominican family in the Bronx to live the American comedy dream. Since breaking out as a New Face in the 2015 Just For Laughs comedy festival in Montreal, he has been anointed by Howie Mandel in a televised gala for The CW, co-wrote and starred in an N... [Read More]
Sean Hughes dies at 51
Former Buzzcocks star had been ill for a while [Read More]
Tim Key review – spilt lager, Poohsticks and an agonising quest for romance
Soho theatre, LondonHis first standup set in three years works a treat as Key paints a slyly humorous and heavily ironic portrait of midlife disappointmentIt feels both apt and unlikely that Tim Key should make a show about dating. Apt, because flirtation is integral to his standup style. A Key gig ... [Read More]
This week on TV: Patton Oswalt Annihilates and Trevor Noah sets up residency in Chicago
Patton Oswalt is about to release his new stand-up comedy special, Annihilation on Netflix. It’s his follow-up to his award-winning… MORE This week on TV: Patton Oswalt Annihilates and Trevor Noah sets up residency in Chicago appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]