The Perpetually Underrated Versatility of Chris Parnell
When Will Ferrell left Saturday Night Live in May 2002, his final episode ended with his castmates sharing stories about their time working with him. One such story came from Chris Parnell, who revealed that after he had been fired from the show following the 2001 season, it was actually Ferrell who... [Read More]
The Perpetually Underrated Versatility of Chris Parnell
When Will Ferrell left Saturday Night Live in May 2002, his final episode ended with his castmates sharing stories about their time working with him. One such story came from Chris Parnell, who revealed that after he had been fired from the show following the 2001 season, it was actually Ferrell who... [Read More]
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Nathan Fielder, Keegan-Michael Key, Chris Rock, and More
The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We’re here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week our crack team of... [Read More]
“I Mom So Hard” duo scores pilot deal with CBS
Kristin Hensley and Jen Smedley, who boast more than 1.1 million Facebook fans for their web series, “I Mom So Hard,” just scored a pilot production commitment out of CBS, a big prize early in the development season. CBS is pairing the duo with producer Rob Thomas (The CW’s iZombie... [Read More]
Call into “The Chris Gethard Show” tonight live from a phone booth in Asbury Park, NJ
If you’re an avid watcher of The Chris Gethard Show (and you should if you are not, it’s one of… MORE Call into “The Chris Gethard Show” tonight live from a phone booth in Asbury Park, NJ appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Call into “The Chris Gethard Show” tonight live from a phone booth in Asbury Park, NJ
If you’re an avid watcher of The Chris Gethard Show (and you should if you are not, it’s one of… MORE Call into “The Chris Gethard Show” tonight live from a phone booth in Asbury Park, NJ appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Netflix Renews ‘BoJack Horseman’ for a Fifth Season
Get ready for more BoJack. On Twitter today, the team behind BoJack Horseman announced that Netflix has officially renewed the show for a fifth season: SO, THIS HAPPENED… pic.twitter.com/ZgRcG7anIF — BoJack Horseman (@BoJackHorseman) September 21, 2017 Season 4 premiered earlier this mo... [Read More]
‘Billy on the Street’ Is Leaving truTV
Billy Eichner recently announced that he was “shifting gears a bit” with his show Billy on the Street, and now we know more details. According to Variety, part of the upcoming changes to Eichner’s show is that it’s leaving truTV, which has been its home since 2015. Prior to t... [Read More]
Shane Torres Is Crushing It
A few nights before he recorded his set for Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents (which premieres this Friday night at midnight), Shane Torres dropped in at New Orleans’ 12 Mile Limit for a quick set at the Bear with Me open mic. He had been touring the South running his half hour at off nights at... [Read More]