Ellen DeGeneres will film a stand-up special for Netflix, her first in 14 years
Ellen DeGeneres has received a Presidential Medal of Freedom and hosted the Oscars, all while reigning over daytime TV as host of Ellen, but the one thing she hasn’t done since launching Ellen in 2003 was record and release a new stand-up special. That’s changing now. Netflix announced t... [Read More]
Conan O’Brien Talks Late Night, Trump, Fallon, and His Plans for the Future
Conan O’Brien appeared as a guest on Andy Cohen’s Watch What Happens Live last night, and in a lengthy after-show clip posted today, O’Brien chats with Cohen about everything from transitioning from a career as a writer behind the scenes to a TV host in front of the camera, taking ... [Read More]
What It’s Like to Get Hired as a Late Night TV Writer
If you’re reading this website, there’s a high likelihood that you think it’d be pretty tight to land a job as a writer on a late night talk show. Where else can one collect a steady paycheck for churning out jokes that actually wind up on TV, all while enjoying fringe benefits lik... [Read More]
Netflix Orders a Standup Special from Ellen DeGeneres
Ellen DeGeneres just signed on for her first standup special in over a decade. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the streaming network has officially added a special from DeGeneres, which the talk show host confirmed on Twitter today: Looks like it's been 15 years since you did a stand-up special... [Read More]
Erik Griffin delivers a high energy stand-up set on “The Late Late Show”
Workaholics alum / stand-up Erik Griffin burst onto The Late Late Show set last night, delivering the kind of high-energy… MORE Erik Griffin delivers a high energy stand-up set on “The Late Late Show” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Erik Griffin delivers a high energy stand-up set on “The Late Late Show”
Workaholics alum / stand-up Erik Griffin burst onto The Late Late Show set last night, delivering the kind of high-energy… MORE Erik Griffin delivers a high energy stand-up set on “The Late Late Show” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Erik Griffin on The Late Late Show with James Corden
Erik Griffin plays one of the comedians in Showtime’s fictional re-enactment of the 1970s comedy scene, I’m Dying Up Here. But back in present-day 2017, Griffin chose to let the audience at The Late Late Show with James Corden know exactly what he thinks about the new live-action movie v... [Read More]
Mike Birbiglia Is Ready for ‘The New One’
While his special Thank God for Jokes and feature film Don’t Think Twice are still rippling from critical and commercial success, Mike Birbiglia is gearing up for his next project, a one-man live comedy show called The New One. The theme of the show is somewhat secretive so far. His official p... [Read More]