Montreal… Just For Laughs… 2010… II
Gloomy day. Windy, too. There’s a giant slab of crappy weather just south of us and oddly enough, it’s shaped like Philadelphia (but 20 times the size). It’s moving north/northeast, ... [Read More]
Why did Variety choose ‘Fred’ to be on the list with nine respected ‘comics to watch?’
So, you may have heard by now Variety has released their list of 10 Comics to Watch; they do it each year around the time of Montreal’s Just For Laughs comedy festival, the longest running such fest... [Read More]
Last Ten Comics Standing S07E06
Hey! Good for Fortune Feimster for sitting in the audience at the taping of last night’s episode of Last Comic Standing. All of Standup America gets a lesson on how to be a gracious loser (whi... [Read More]
First photos released of new Zach Galifianakis, Jim Gaffigan drama
nThe first set photos of Zach Galifianakis’ new flick, It’s Kind of a Funny Story, were just released today. The movie – also starring Jim Gaffigan and The Daily Show’s Aasif Mandvi (currentl... [Read More]
H. Jon Benjamin scores Comedy Central sketch show deal
Comedian and actor H. Jon Benjamin has been around for years, yet it’s likely that not all that many people can actually put a face to the name. Known largely for his voice acting, there’s a good ... [Read More]
Brit comedian Alan Carr lashes out at pop star Lily Allen
Alan CarrnFirst it was Jerry Seinfeld and Lady Gaga, now it’s British comedian Alan Carr and Lily Allen. What’s up with these comedian vs. pop star beefs?nOkay, gossip time: Recently Lily Allen ... [Read More]
Ricky Gervais teams up with Sesame Street’s Elmo and Warwick Davis in this hilarious video
Get ready for a video from fan-dork heaven.nIt’s Ricky Gervais, Sesame Street’s Elmo and Warwick Davis (Star Wars, The Harry Potter movies, Willow, and (my personal favorite) Leprechaun 4: In Spa... [Read More]
Daniel Tosh displaces Dave Chappelle as Comedy Central ratings champ in timeslot
On Wednesday night, a record 2.4 million people tuned into Tosh.0, Daniel Tosh’s weekly roast of all things dumb on the Internet. Why is this important? Well, as Deadline.com points out, the show To... [Read More]
Vanity Project At The Friars Club
Our week of Friars Club fun concludes with Boston’s own Vanity Project. (Click to listen, right click to download)... [Read More]
Lexus enlists Tracy Morgan, Andy Samberg, more to promote living green, new hybrid car
This summer, three comedians (and one singer) in four cities will moderate environmental debates in Lexus’s newest promotion, “The Darker Side of Green.” After the success of the initial debate ... [Read More]