Tight 5ive Eugene Mirman - RooftopComedy interview
A Tight 5ive interview with Eugene Mirman by Dylan Gadino of Punchline Magazine. A Tight 5ive is co-produced by RooftopComedy. [Read More]
Comedy Central Picks Up Michael and Michael Have Issues
Michael and Michael Have Issues has been greenlit and will premiere in July! Executive produced by Black, Showalter, Jim Biederman ("Whitest Kids U Know," "I'm With Busey") and Lou Wallach, "Michael and Michael Have Issues" stars Black and Showalter in a new twist on narrative and sketch comedies that features the long-time comedic partners as the hosts of their own fictitious sketch show. [Read More]
Demetri Martin debut tops Comedy Central's chart
Comedy Central's "Important Things With Demetri Martin" was the network's most-watched series premiere since "Chappelle's Show" in 2003. [Read More]
Demetri Martin's 'Important Things' is comedy with a brain
For him, "important things" have more to do with spelling tricks, psychological puzzles, and YouTubey gags. His show is like "Laugh-In" with a brain - it's a toy box of stand-up comedy, wordplay, irony, philosophy, semiotics, and, lest you fear this is all too heady, good old juvenile high jinks. [Read More]
Talent Announced for Roast of Larry the Cable Guy
This year's Roasters include Drew Carey, Nick DiPaolo, Jeff Foxworthy, Greg Giraldo, Toby Keith, Lisa Lampanelli, Dan Marino, Jeffrey Ross, among many others to be announced. [Read More]
Submissions for The Aspen RooftopComedy Festival are live
Submissions for the 2009 Aspen RooftopComedy Festival are in full swing! That's right, this year we're having comics submit their clips on RooftopComedy (or perform at a Rooftop showcase) for a shot at a slot this year. [Read More]
Wilmington, NC turns into popular stand-up spot
Many area comedians, some with extensive backgrounds and some with only little experience, are hustling shows and trying to make people laugh. And, for the most part, they are succeeding. [Read More]
'Important Things with Demetri Martin' Review
Comedy Central's new sketch comedy series Important Things with Demetri Martin premieres next week, but I was fortunate enough to get a screener of the first two episodes. So the big question is: Should you check the show out, or will it be one of the many Comedy Central series to disappear off the radar immediately after debuting? [Read More]
Demetri Martin on Important Things - LA Weekly Interview
Important Things With Demetri Martin (premieres on February 11), which features skits, songs and throwing water balloons at passersby. We caught up with Martin in New York, via e-mail, to chat about semi-important things. [Read More]
Demetri Martin Geeks Out on Simple, Funny Things
As a writer for Conan O'Brien and a trend-spotting nerd for The Daily Show, comedian Demetri Martin has come off like a cute John Hodgman. But now he's getting a chance to stretch out and show off with his own show, Important Things With Demetri Martin, debuting Feb. 11 on Comedy Central. [Read More]