Say it ain’t so, Seeso? Digital platform selling off key original series
A couple of weeks after laying off most if not all of its original programming department, NBCUniversal’s digital comedy platform looks ready to part ways with its original programs for Seeso, too. My Decider colleague, Scott Porch, reported last night that Seeso had reached agreements to sell... [Read More]
Review: Chris D’Elia “Man On Fire” on Netflix
Chris D’Elia’s third hour of stand-up comedy, and second for Netflix, just came out. It’s called Man On Fire, as D’Elia references the Denzel Washington movie to remind us that we may all want to pretend we’re Denzel, but none of us are actually the stars of our own mov... [Read More]
Abbi Jacobson’s New Art Podcast ‘A Piece of Work’ Premieres on July 10th
Broad City’s Abbi Jacobson is teaming up with WNYC Studios and the Museum of Modern Art for a 10-part podcast about modern and contemporary art. Titled A Piece of Work, the podcast will debut on Monday, July 10th and feature guests like Hannibal Buress, Tavi Gevinson, RuPaul, Questlove, and Sa... [Read More]
“Adam Ruins Everything” returns for a myth-busting second season next month
Adam Ruins Everything — the truTV hit in which comedian Adam Conover reveals the stark truths behind cultural norms like… MORE “Adam Ruins Everything” returns for a myth-busting second season next month appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Steve Carell and Jimmy Fallon Trade ‘Dana Carvey Show’ Audition Stories
Here’s a clip from last night’s Tonight Show, where Steve Carell responds to the news that he’s the internet’s new favorite silver fox: “You know what? My wife finally said she’s in love with me.” Fallon and Carell also chat about Carell’s time on The ... [Read More]
Jay Pharoah pokes fun at Denzel Washington in this “Get Out” spoof
Stand-up and actor Jay Pharoah has been keeping busy since leaving the cast of Saturday Night Live last year — he’s… MORE Jay Pharoah pokes fun at Denzel Washington in this “Get Out” spoof appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Penn & Teller's smug shtick and Sadowitz's twisted tricks: magicians conjuring with comedy
The American duo’s slick act shimmers with Vegas-style glitz, while the Scottish standup’s sleight of hand is as flabbergasting as his vicious jokes The classic magician image, we are told in Penn and Teller’s new show, was established by the French conjuror Robert-Houdin in the mi... [Read More]
Safeword gets a US remake
Kevin Hart among those who'll squirm on the new MTV version [Read More]