RTÉ picks four sitcoms to pilot
New drive to find a hit Irish comedy to export [Read More]
Talking about Chris Hardwick
Sunday night was supposed to herald another big moment for Chris Hardwick’s TV career with the premiere of Talking with Chris Hardwick and his big-get guest, Donald Glover. But AMC pulled that episode, and the entire series, following allegations of sexual assault and abuse made by an ex-girlf... [Read More]
You haven’t seen nor heard the last from the late Mitch Hedberg
When several comedians convened in November 2016 to pay tribute to the late great Mitch Hedberg, his widow, Lynn Shawcroft, hinted there would be more to come from his estate — even more than the Comedy Central Records limited-edition box set they unveiled that night. Now Shawcroft is backing ... [Read More]
Eurydice Dixon, 22-year-old Melbourne comedian, murdered on walk home from gig
Eurydice Dixon was just another young aspiring comedian walking home from a gig last week when she was tragically murdered. A 19-year-old man was arrested the following day with her rape and murder on a Melbourne soccer pitch last Tuesday night. Her last text to a friend, heartbreakingly ironic: &ld... [Read More]
Ellen DeGeneres touring West Coast in August to tape Netflix special
Ellen DeGeneres, the reigning queen of daytime TV, is finally ready to record her first stand-up comedy special in 15 years. DeGeneres will hit the road for a limited West Coast tour in August, with three dates each in San Diego and San Francisco before taping her performances in Seattle for Netflix... [Read More]
Desus & Mero ending Viceland late-night, heading to Showtime?
Desus & Mero are ready for the big time. Or perhaps, Showtime. Either way, the New York City duo will end their nightly late-night talker on Viceland at the end of this month. Daniel Baker (Desus Nice) and Joel Martinez (The Kid Mero) first broke through in 2013 with their podcast, The Bodega Bo... [Read More]
This week on TV: Detroiters returns and more drunken history
Buckle up! Because this week the wacky hijinks of two best friends who run an advertising agency in Detroit. Sam… MORE This week on TV: Detroiters returns and more drunken history appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
This week on TV: Detroiters returns and more drunken history
Buckle up! Because this week the wacky hijinks of two best friends who run an advertising agency in Detroit. Sam… MORE This week on TV: Detroiters returns and more drunken history appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Do some people take the Pub Landlord seriously? I really don't care
Al Murray on satire, the changing comedy circuit – and what he really thinks of Nigel Farage [Read More]
Nikki Glaser on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Nikki Glaser has been on and off with her ex-boyfriend for years, and she explains why and how in this performance on Friday’s Tonight Show. Being single means having to wear makeup, though, and that’s no fun, is it? Roll it! Glaser also sat for panel, where her ex could have been Jimmy ... [Read More]