Kevin Nealon on his new album, being willfully naive and more! (Laughspin interview)
Since the series finale of Showtime’s Emmy-winning pot-themed series Weeds, we’ve seen a lot less of Nevin Nealon on our small screens. It’s bittersweet, of course, for comedy fans. But life after eight seasons of playing Doug Wilso... [Read More]
Watch video from Robert Kelly, Joe DeRosa and Bill Burr’s ‘Cheat’ book release party
Last October, The Laugh Button presented the book release party for the Robert Kelly, Joe DeRosa, and Bill Burr book, Cheat: A Man’s Guide to Infidelity. We gathered with a few hundred people for screening of the short film and some stand-up comedians told stand-up and shared their own cheat s... [Read More]
Comedy Central renews ‘Inside Amy Schumer’ for second season
Prepare yourself to see more of Amy Schumer (and more posters of Schumer’s censored breasts). Comedy Central has renewed Inside Amy Schumer for a second season, giving it a 10 episode run starting in 2014. According to Comedy Central, the show ... [Read More]
Comedian Doug Stanhope raising $50,000 for atheist victim of Oklahoma tornado (Video)
Comedian and vocal atheist Doug Stanhope is spearheading an effort to raise money for one of the thousands of families affected by the recent tornado in Oklahoma that left at least 24 people – including nine children – dead. His intentions became pub... [Read More]
Watch Jason Sudeikis and a half-naked Jennifer Aniston in the trailer for ‘We’re The Millers’
While there’s a good chance Jason Sudeikis will announce his exit from Saturday Night Live this summer, there’s a 100 percent chance you’ll be able to see him on the big screen starting Aug. 9, when We’re The Millers hits theaters. The flick follows ... [Read More]
Pete Holmes, ‘Nice Try, The Devil’ (review)
Pete Holmes has just graced us all with another rip-roarin’ ride to friendly guy town. Nice Try, The Devil hit the shelves today and it does not disappoint, especially if you were a fan of his 2011 debut album, Impregnated With Wonder a record that took us by surprise in how enthusiastically terrifi... [Read More]
Read: Marc Maron and Michael Ian Black blast each other on Twitter
It’s been a while since we’ve seen a good old-fashioned comedian Twitter spar– although I feel this one between Marc Maron and Michael Ian Black has far less goodwill than Maron’s back-and-forth with Patton Oswalt last June. If you follow Maron... [Read More]
Carol Burnett will receive Mark Twain Prize for American Humor
Iconic comedian Carol Burnett will receive the 16th Annual Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, Kennedy Center Chairman David M. Rubenstein announced today. “From her television program and appearances, as well as her performance... [Read More]