Diving Deep into the Business of Comedy with Barry Katz
Ask the average person on the street, “Who has had the widest reach in comedy over the last 30 years?” and you will surely get many different answers. Dave Chappelle? Bill Burr? Louis C.K.? Dane Cook? Whitney Cummings? They’ve all had career moments that set new standards in the bu... [Read More]
Inside Season 2 of Netflix’s ‘The Standups’
Next Tuesday, Netflix bolsters its reputation as the go-to source for comedy with the release of season 2 of The Standups. The six-episode series features all-new half hours from Joe List, Aparna Nancherla, Kyle Kinane, Gina Yashere, Brent Morin, and Rachel Feinstein. What sets the show apart is its... [Read More]
The Sound of One Muppet Guy Talking: A Conversation with Dave Goelz
The mind, voice, and hands behind The Great Gonzo, Dr. Bunsen Honeydew, saxophonist Zoot and three-dimes-shy-of-a-quarter Beauregard the janitor, Dave Goelz is the second-longest serving member of Jim Henson’s original Muppet collaborators behind Caroll Spinney, the man inside Big Bird. A form... [Read More]
The Sound of One Muppet Guy Talking: A Conversation with Dave Goelz
The mind, voice, and hands behind The Great Gonzo, Dr. Bunsen Honeydew, saxophonist Zoot and three-dimes-shy-of-a-quarter Beauregard the janitor, Dave Goelz is the second-longest serving member of Jim Henson’s original Muppet collaborators behind Caroll Spinney, the man inside Big Bird. A form... [Read More]
Talking ‘Guy Suavé: Homicidal Spy’ with Jay Johnston and Eric Von Hoffman
Eric Von Hoffman and Jay Johnston have helped create, write, and star as many characters during their time on shows like Mr. Show and W/ Bob and David, but no character has been more important to them or stuck with them for as long as Guy Suavé. A foul-mouthed spy who first debuted as a [&hel... [Read More]
Susie Essman Always Knew There Would Be More ‘Curb’
When Curb Your Enthusiasm wrapped up its eighth season in 2011, the mystery of if there would be a season 9 lingered for years. Finally, to the surprise of many — including the cast and crew — Curb did return in 2017 after a six-year hiatus. There was perhaps only one person from the sho... [Read More]
Susie Essman Always Knew There Would Be More ‘Curb’
When Curb Your Enthusiasm wrapped up its eighth season in 2011, the mystery of if there would be a season 9 lingered for years. Finally, to the surprise of many — including the cast and crew — Curb did return in 2017 after a six-year hiatus. There was perhaps only one person from the sho... [Read More]
Inside ‘Psusy,’ New Zealand’s Answer to ‘Broad City’
The web series Psusy unabashedly proclaims itself to be the Broad City of New Zealand. The series stars Jaya Beach-Robertson and Aria Dehar as Karen and Sharee, two friends who in each episode get into escapades that go from the seemingly realistic to completely absurd, gross, and over-the-top circu... [Read More]
Bobby Lee is so much more than MADtv
He sits across from me on a couch in the back of what most people imagine is this grand palace… MORE Bobby Lee is so much more than MADtv appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Bobby Lee is so much more than MADtv
He sits across from me on a couch in the back of what most people imagine is this grand palace… MORE Bobby Lee is so much more than MADtv appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]