Katt Williams Reportedly Already Settled His Lawsuit With Comedian Ashima Franklin
Last week we shared news that Katt Williams was being sued by his fellow touring partner Ashima Franklin over a few alleged incidents that took place. Well as quickly as the news came it may be over. TMZ who first broke the story has now found out that Williams and Franklin already settled things w... [Read More]
The Comedian's Comedian: the podcast that gets inside funny people's heads
Part podcast, part therapy session, The Comedian’s Comedian offers a peek into the inner life of standups. Meet its creator, Stuart Goldsmith“I basically find a comedian, find out how they write their jokes, find out if they’re depressed – if they’re not, tell them they... [Read More]
Comedy’s new oversharers make even Amy Schumer look coy
There was an outpouring of emotional candour from standups at the Edinburgh festival, but Schumer skilfully keeps her anxieties at a safe distanceDoes Amy Schumer’s new tour justify the hype? I caught up with it at the O2 in London on Sunday night and one of the aspects that struck me most was... [Read More]
Amy Schumer review – superstar with sex on the brain
Edinburgh PlayhouseThe fabulously filthy standup has plenty to say about gun control and the Kardashians too“Why are you late, sluts?” half-barks, half-beams Amy Schumer as a couple of tiddly twentysomethings excuse their way through the fourth row. In its mix of New York chutzpah and re... [Read More]
Megan Mullally: 'Young people think sex comes to a screeching halt at 32'
The Will and Grace star on writing songs about genitals and baring all in a new stage show about the blissful – and highly sexed – state of her union with Parks & Recreation actor Nick Offerman When we think of comedy and marriage, we probably think of “’er indoors”... [Read More]
Pajama Men: 'The Day After Tomorrow is the second funniest film ever'
From unintentionally hilarious disaster movies to cauliflower, the comedians reveals the things that make them laugh the mostShenoah Allen: Arsenio Hall having a bad day in Amazon Women On The Moon. This is my 10-year-old self talking, but I think it still holds up, as does the entire movie. Related... [Read More]
Pajama Men: 'The Day After Tomorrow is the second funniest film ever'
From unintentionally hilarious disaster movies to cauliflower, the comedians reveals the things that make them laugh the mostShenoah Allen: Arsenio Hall having a bad day in Amazon Women On The Moon. This is my 10-year-old self talking, but I think it still holds up, as does the entire movie. Related... [Read More]
Amy Schumer throws sexist heckler out of Stockholm show
Comedian posts video of herself dealing with man who yelled ‘Show us your tits’ during performance in Swedish capitalAmy Schumer shut down a sexist heckler during a standup show in Stockholm this week before having him removed from the arena after he repeatedly attempted to disrupt the s... [Read More]
Amy Schumer throws sexist heckler out of Stockholm show
Comedian posts video of herself dealing with man who yelled ‘Show us your tits’ during performance in Swedish capitalAmy Schumer shut down a sexist heckler during a standup show in Stockholm this week before having him removed from the arena after he repeatedly attempted to disrupt the s... [Read More]
The deranged Dutchman is coming! The finest comedy of autumn 2016
Brexit, starting over, a honey-selling scam and karaoke with chickens ... these are the concerns of the big names in comedy this autumn•Autumn culture: Film | Art & design | Dance | Classical | Pop | Theatre | TV | GamesThis “cranky thirtysomething lesbian comedian” (her words) ... [Read More]