This Sunday - Bill Engvall Is Aged and Confused (video) | Comedy Central Insider
Bill Engvall has a new stand-up special premiering this Sunday night, and it's all about the life changes he's experienced since turning fifty. It premieres this Sunday at 9pm / 8c. [Read More]
Brian Williams - Jon Stewart Is Indispensable | Comedy Central Insider
Newsweek has come out with a list of the decade's top "Influencers," and Jon Stewart ranked second. Even better, they let Brian Williams write the accompanying profile, and he said a lot of nice things [Read More]
Make 'em Laugh in Wilmington, NC | WECT TV6
local comedians make residents laugh every Thursday night in Wilmington. So how hard is it to make people laugh? Some of the funniest people in the area tell their jokes free of charged at the Nutt Street Comedy Room in downtown Wilmington. Every Thursday night working comedians and newbies get on stage for the open mic. [Read More]
Comedy Central Announces John Oliver's New York Stand-Up Show | Comedy Central Insider
Comedy Central officially announced "John Oliver's New York Stand-Up Show" which will premiere January 8 at 11pm / 10c. Oliver opens each of the six episodes and introduces four stand-up guests over the hour. Paul F. Tompkins, Janeane Garofalo, Marc Maron, Brian Posehn, Kristen Schaal and Eugene Mirman close each of their episodes with super-sized sets. Other comics appearing on the series include Maria Bamford, Greg Fitzsimmons, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Nick Kroll, Matt Braunger, Hannibal Buress, P... [Read More]
5 Minutes with Adrienne Iapalucci, Winner of the People's Choice Opening Act Competition | STAGE TIME Magazine
Comedian Adrienne Iapalucci won the first-ever People's Choice Opening Act Competition, beating out hundreds of contestants nationwide for the coveted spot to open for a headliner at the New York Comedy Festival. STAGE TIME talked to the Bronx, NY native about her recent achievement and opening for Bill Burr at Town Hall. [Read More]
Joe Biden to Appear on ‘Daily Show' Tuesday | NY Times
"The Daily Show With Jon Stewart" will take another step up the White House chain of command on Tuesday: that night, the satirical news show is scheduled to host Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. [Read More]
Bill Engvall returns "Aged and Confused" with his new dvd release
Bill Engvall's new stand-up comedy special "Aged and Confused." will make its World Television Premiere on Comedy Central, Sunday, November 22nd. Following the premiere, Warner Bros/Jack Records will release "Aged and Confused" on DVD on Monday, November 23rd. [Read More]
1st Annual Atlanta Stands Up Awards Results | Atlanta Stands Up
Monday November 9, 2009 marked the first ever Atlanta Stands Up Awards @ The Laughing Skull Lounge in Atlanta, GA. This event brought the best of Atlanta Stand Up comedy together in one room all at the same time for one night only to celebrate both the performance and support of live comedy. [Read More]
Comedy Central heads to Middle East to launch Comedy Central Studios Arabia | Variety
The Arab world is about to get a little funnier. MTV Networks Intl. and Abu Dhabi's Twofour54 have inked a pact to launch Comedy Central Studios Arabia. The new company, which will be based in Abu Dhabi, will develop and produce comedy content in Arabic for broadcast and distribution across the Middle East and North Africa. While existing Comedy Central formats are likely to be adapted for the Arab market, the focus will also be on developing new Arabic comedy talent across multi-platforms, incl... [Read More]