Artie Lange’s ‘Stench of Failure’ promo for Comedy Central goes old school (Video)
Since the Oct. 18 Comedy Central premiere of Artie Lange’s one-hour special Artie Lange: The Stench of Failure is fast approaching, the veteran comedian dropped this hilarious promo. It combines three of Artie Lange’s favorite things– gambling, sports and gambling on sports. Check ... [Read More]
 
Comedian Mike Brody gives comedy advice to younger self, every comedian (Laughspin essay)
Dear Young Mike Brody, First off, screw the prop comic who yelled at you for swearing when you opened for him in 2001. You didn’t know it was a clean show and you didn’t know how anything worked then. He was a douche then and he’s a douche today. His closing joke is juggling Chicle... [Read More]
 
George Carlin to be honored by Colin Quinn, Keith Olbermann as George Carlin Way unveiled (Exclusive)
This past summer, three years after comedian Kevin Bartini launched a fraught-filled campaign to rename a New York City street after the late George Carlin, the city council passed a bill to do just that. Mayor Bill de Blasio signed the order that would allow the 400 block of West 121st Street  ... [Read More]
 
Saturday Night Live: Sarah Silverman as Joan Rivers, ISIS, Ebola, Vitamix and more (Videos)
To say this weekend’s episode of Saturday Night Live was better than last week’s season opener would be a sever understatement. Last night veteran comedian Sarah Silverman led SNL to a consistently entertaining, funny and smart show. Let’s hope the show can maintain the rest of the... [Read More]
 
Brian Regan spring tour announced, tickets on sale now
Brian Regan, the Cal Ripken Jr. of comedy, has announced the spring 2015 leg of his 10-year, non-stop theater tour. And tickets are on sale — wait for it — now! This upcoming nationwide jaunt will find Regan visiting 39 cities kicking off in Eugene, OR on Jan. 8 and ending in Maui on May... [Read More]
 
Netflix snags Adam Sandler for four movies
Adam Sandler is getting the Netflix treatment, but instead of a stand-up comedy special, Sandler will produce and star in four feature-length films to be seen exclusively on the video streaming giant. “People love Adam’s films on Netflix and often watch them again and again,” state... [Read More]
 
Netflix snags Adam Sandler for four movies
Adam Sandler is getting the Netflix treatment, but instead of a stand-up comedy special, Sandler will produce and star in four feature-length films to be seen exclusively on the video streaming giant. “People love Adam’s films on Netflix and often watch them again and again,” state... [Read More]
 
Sarah Silverman claims she (not Tina Fey) played Sarah Palin on Saturday Night Live (Video)
After leaving the Saturday Night Live writers room 20 years ago, Sarah Silverman returns this week to host the iconic sketch show with musical guest Maroon 5. Silverman is joined by SNL veteran Taran Killam in this week’s NBC promos for the show, wherein Silverman reveals a new character, clai... [Read More]
 
Larry David on Curb Your Enthusiasm: I haven’t given up hope on season nine
Though it’s been more than three years since Curb Your Enthusiasm aired its final episode of its eighth season, series creator and star Larry David hasn’t ruled out a ninth season for HBO. During the Q&A portion of a conversation on Sunday hosted by once-recurring Curb Your Enthusias... [Read More]
 
Ricky Gervais releases David Brent demo song ‘Slough’ and it’s excellent (Audio)
It’s been more than 10 years since BBC2 aired the last original episode of The Office. But Ricky Gervais’ character of David Brent, the bumbling manager of the Wernham Hogg paper company has lived on. Fans of the original Gervais series know that Brent was also a wannabe musician. And we... [Read More]