Sean Hughes: comedian dies aged 51
Hughes, Perrier award winner and team captain on BBC’s Never Mind the Buzzcocks, died on Monday morningSean Hughes: sparky comedy gadfly in a league of his ownSean Hughes, the Irish standup comedian, author and actor, has died aged 51, his former agent said. Related: 'Charming, soulful, a prop... [Read More]
Larry David to Host ‘Saturday Night Live’ Next Month
Larry David is returning to Saturday Night Live next month. Over the weekend, the show announced that David will host the show’s next new episode on November 4th with musical guest Miley Cyrus: #SNL returns on November 4 with host Larry David and musical guest @MileyCyrus! pic.twitter.com... [Read More]
This week on TV: Patton Oswalt Annihilates and Trevor Noah sets up residency in Chicago
Patton Oswalt is about to release his new stand-up comedy special, Annihilation on Netflix. It’s his follow-up to his award-winning… MORE This week on TV: Patton Oswalt Annihilates and Trevor Noah sets up residency in Chicago appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
This week on TV: Patton Oswalt Annihilates and Trevor Noah sets up residency in Chicago
Patton Oswalt is about to release his new stand-up comedy special, Annihilation on Netflix. It’s his follow-up to his award-winning… MORE This week on TV: Patton Oswalt Annihilates and Trevor Noah sets up residency in Chicago appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Kumail Nanjiani monologue for Saturday Night Live
Kumail Nanjiani hosted the Oct. 14, 2017, episode of Saturday Night Live (season 43, episode 3) and delivered a stand-up comedy monologue that was as funny as it was heartfelt. Much like his critically-acclaimed movie from earlier this year, The Big Sick. Nanjiani touched not only on how his Muslim ... [Read More]
Talking with Sam Jay About Goals, Standup, and Being the Funniest Person at the Bar
For Sam Jay, comedy is a pursuit of happiness. An unfulfilling job had her questioning what makes her happy. When she really thought about it she realized, “I’m happiest when I’m in a bar, drinking, talking shit to people. There’s a crowd of people around that I don’t e... [Read More]
Comedy Central’s ‘The President Show’ Moves to Primetime Next Week
Anthony Atamanuik’s The President Show was recently moved from its original 11:30pm time slot to midnight to make room for The Opposition with Jordan Klepper, but now it’s moving to primetime. The show recently announced that starting next week, it will air on Comedy Central Thursday nig... [Read More]
Tig Notaro and Patton Oswalt Decide the Fate of a Lucky ‘Chris Gethard Show’ Viewer
Last night’s episode of The Chris Gethard Show was titled “Take a Chance,” and one of the chances Gethard offered viewers was the opportunity for one fan to meet Shannon O’Neill at an intersection in Midtown and come on the show live to be featured as a guest. The lucky chanc... [Read More]
Inside ‘White Famous’ with Jay Pharoah
White Famous, Showtime’s new Jamie Foxx-produced dramedy series, premieres this Sunday night at 10:00pm. The show stars Jay Pharoah as Floyd Mooney, a rising comedic star who is at a point in his career where he has to weigh his artistic integrity and personal principles against the calcified ... [Read More]
Inside ‘White Famous’ with Jay Pharoah
White Famous, Showtime’s new Jamie Foxx-produced dramedy series, premieres this Sunday night at 10:00pm. The show stars Jay Pharoah as Floyd Mooney, a rising comedic star who is at a point in his career where he has to weigh his artistic integrity and personal principles against the calcified ... [Read More]