Helen Hong on The Arsenio Hall Show
Black don't crack. Just look at Arsenio Hall, as Helen Hong noted opening her stand-up set on Monday's Arsenio. Black don't crack is a cool saying, but Asians age well, too -- and Hong thinks they need a catchphrase to honor that. "Rice stays nice!" You know what's not nice? The texts men send ... [Read More]
Brooke Van Poppelen on Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson
Brooke Van Poppelen taped her stand-up performance on Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson last month, and through the magic of television, it appeared on our TV screens late Friday night and online over the weekend. We got to learn about BVP's parents, too, in this set, and their love of Facebook. Ma... [Read More]
Sheng Wang on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon
Sheng Wang likes seeing ladies at his gym, but he's not going to try too hard to impress them with his own strength and flexibility. For one thing, he has a girlfriend. Wang explains in this performance from Wednesday night's Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. With Valentine's Day around the corner, it's... [Read More]
Phil Perrier on The Arsenio Hall Show
There was something a bit odd about Phil Perrier's stand-up performance Wednesday night on Arsenio. No, it wasn't the long limp out to center stage on a cane. That was odd, to be sure. But no. The answer we were looking for is host Arsenio Hall's quips to Perrier after his set, admonishing him to "g... [Read More]
Myq Kaplan on Late Show with David Letterman
You know how they say jazz is all about the musical notes that you don't hear? You don't know that? Well, now you do. That's how and why I laughed so much at Myq Kaplan's performance on Friday night's Late Show with David Letterman. Kaplan has done Letterman, before, and this time around, he masterf... [Read More]
Christian Finnegan on Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson
Christian Finnegan and his wife, Kambri, live in NYC, but have mixed feelings about it. Which makes them real New Yorkers! Don't take my word for it. Let Finnegan explain in his stand-up set from Thursday's Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson. As a compromise, Finnegan and his wife bought a cabin in ... [Read More]
Neal Brennan on The Arsenio Hall Show
Neal Brennan has a new hour stand-up special, his first, debuting on Comedy Central this weekend. You can see some of what's up Brennan's sleeves by watching his performance on Tuesday night's Arsenio. Roll the clip! Brennan also shows off his red socks and Barack Obama impersonation in a second se... [Read More]
Bill Cosby on being a grandfather, on Late Show with David Letterman
Bill Cosby sat down for another stand-up set on Monday night's Late Show with David Letterman, then sat down with Letterman for a delightful panel chat. This time around, Cos wanted us to know what it's like for him as a grandfather, thinking that a pinata at a 5-year-old's birthday party would stil... [Read More]
Gary Owen on The Arsenio Hall Show
Gary Owen has a small role in the new Kevin Hart and Ice Cube movie, Ride Along. But on Monday night, Owen had the stage all to himself to perform stand-up on Arsenio. Singing it. Twerking it. Reflecting on performing in Ohio on Election Night when Barack Obama was re-elected president. Good times. ... [Read More]
Adam Hunter on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
Adam Hunter was a pothead when he lived in New York. Now that he lives in California, he's a patient. Hear more of his jokes from Monday night's return engagement on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Notice his shirt is a slightly deeper shade of blue this year! Roll the clip. ... [Read More]