Jim Norton launches new Sirius XM music show
You may know comedian – and proud metalhead – Jim Norton from his daily gig on Sirius XM’s Opie and Anthony Show or from your finer comedy clubs and theaters across the country, where he hea... [Read More]
Margaret Cho musical comedy album set for release Aug. 24
She could probably perform open-heart surgery and make the whole thing look sexy and hilarious. Such is the continued – and much-heralded – success of comedian-extraordinaire Margaret Cho,... [Read More]
World Series of Comedy offers comedians 20+ weeks of work across the country
nAsk any comedian what the most crucial thing about making it in stand-up comedy is, and they’ll all say the same thing. Stage time. And one comedian is helping to offer the opportunity to win lots... [Read More]
Marc Maron talks to Ben Stiller on WTF; you’re going to want to listen | Punchline Magazine
In the last few months, Marc Maron’s podcast WTF has blown the hell up, thanks, in part to high profile — not to mention, expertly crafted — interviews with Robin Willians and Carlos Mencia, the latter of which got mentions on Entertainment Weekly and Huffington Post and started nothing short of an online debate on the ethics of comedy. Today, Maron posted his latest episode, this one with Ben Stiller– a guy who, since birth, was raised by and around professional comedians. [Read More]
Comedian and Fallon writer Morgan Murphy breaks ‘Lost’ world record
Comedian and Late Night With Jimmy Fallon writer, Morgan Murphy set a World Record for answering the most questions about the show Lost in two minutes. The twist is that the record she broke applied o... [Read More]
Ricky Gervais not joking about the cruelty of bullfighting
World famous comedian Ricky Gervais recently spoke out encouraging citizens to vote for a ban on bullfighting.nThe Catalonian public in Spain has put a large effort into demonstrating against the cru... [Read More]
Kathy Griffin shows off her undies to secure Emmy nominations
What’s the best way to get noticed by the Emmy nomination committee? If you answered “strip,” you’re correct. And you also may be Kathy Griffin. Today, the Hollywood Reporter i... [Read More]
Aziz Ansari: Human Giant returns to MTV!
nMTV’s sketch group Human Giant has returned…kind of.nThe members of the sketch group – Aziz Ansari, Rob Huebel, and Paul Scheer – have made they’re first video in two years! Our info... [Read More]
Jerry Seinfeld to produce Colin Quinn’s one-man show
Jerry Seinfeld is back again! And we do not mean the Marriage Ref.nThe comedian will be producing and directing Colin Quinn’s new one-man stage show, described as “a history of the world in 75 m... [Read More]
TBS’ Just For Laughs festival launches mobile app
TBS’ Just For Laughs Chicago Festival has just hatched a tech-savvy new method of keeping fans abreast of the latest fest developments. This year’s festival program will be available in the form o... [Read More]