Roy Wood Jr. Spends a Day with Chicago Anti-Violence Group CeaseFire on ‘The Daily Show’
The Daily Show kicked off its week of Chicago shows last night, and the episode featured the above segment starring correspondent Roy Wood Jr., who heads to the South Side to meet some of the ex-gang members who now work for CeaseFire, a program that mediates gang conflict and patrols dangerous neig... [Read More]
Roy Wood Jr. Spends a Day with Chicago Anti-Violence Group CeaseFire on ‘The Daily Show’
The Daily Show kicked off its week of Chicago shows last night, and the episode featured the above segment starring correspondent Roy Wood Jr., who heads to the South Side to meet some of the ex-gang members who now work for CeaseFire, a program that mediates gang conflict and patrols dangerous neig... [Read More]
Wyatt Cenac starring in new weekly late-night docuseries for HBO
Wyatt Cenac is joining John Oliver and Jon Stewart in making the jump to HBO. HBO announced a new 10-episode late-night series starring Cenac that will debut in spring 2018. The untitled series stars Cenac, and will be executive produced by him alongside Oliver, Ezra Edelman and Hallie Haglund, who&... [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]
The nightly late-night writing staffs for America’s TV talk shows in 2017
Something remarkable happened on Wednesday’s episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. It wasn’t one of the many game shows within Fallon’s talk shows, or something his musical guest performed, or anything from Fallon’s monologue or from his overly enthusiastic inter... [Read More]
Late Night Hosts Respond to the Las Vegas Shooting: “It Feels Like Someone Has Opened a Window into Hell”
After reports broke yesterday about the deadly shooting in Las Vegas, during last night’s late night shows, the hosts all took a moment to address the horrific news. In the above clip, Las Vegas native Jimmy Kimmel made a lengthy and emotional call to action for common sense gun control laws. ... [Read More]
Watch Lewis Black’s rant against the “Douche Document” healthcare bill on “The Daily Show”
Lewis Black’s unfettered rants on The Daily Show are pure comedy elation. His Back In Black segment has now run… MORE Watch Lewis Black’s rant against the “Douche Document” healthcare bill on “The Daily Show” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Lewis Black Covers the GOP’s “Douche Document” of a Healthcare Bill on ‘The Daily Show’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Daily Show, where Lewis Black stopped by for a new installment of “Back in Black” about the GOP’s new Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill. Responding to some recent comments by “vomitorium of congeniality” Paul Ryan, Black points o... [Read More]
Comedy Central launching its own podcast network
You’ve seen or most likely listened to a Comedy Central podcast before. The TV network has uploaded episodes of its half-hours or audio extras from network talent to iTunes and elsewhere in the past. But now Comedy Central is making it more official with an official podcast network. Comedy Cen... [Read More]