Marlon Wayans explains why he’s done doing parodies
Semi-frequent HOT97 guest Marlon Wayans was in the studio again recently, and the comic actor had a lot to say… MORE Marlon Wayans explains why he’s done doing parodies appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
WHYY launching new podcast, “Cosby Unraveled”
The only podcast genre more popular than comedians talking comedy is journalists talking true crime. So Cosby Unraveled probably will break all of the previous podcasting records after it launches tomorrow. “Who is Bill Cosby? A funny man. A philanthropist. A beloved TV dad….or a sexual... [Read More]
WHYY launching new podcast, “Cosby Unraveled”
The only podcast genre more popular than comedians talking comedy is journalists talking true crime. So Cosby Unraveled probably will break all of the previous podcasting records after it launches tomorrow. “Who is Bill Cosby? A funny man. A philanthropist. A beloved TV dad….or a sexual... [Read More]
Laughable podcast app celebrates version 2.0 with an ‘Artists Collective’ live showcase
As the comedy boom enters its final explosive phases, more and more entrepreneurs are figuring out how to make the most out of it, if not also a bit of profit, too. I’m taking a look at some of these businesses this week… For years, I told people I didn’t have a podcast because th... [Read More]
Bill Cosby tells Michael Smerconish he will not testify at rape trial against him
Bill Cosby, the 79-year-old comedy legend whose iconic status has been shattered by revelations and allegations of sexual assault and rape, told SiriusXM radio host Michael Smerconish that he would not testify at the upcoming trial against him. Cosby explained: “When you have to deal with... [Read More]
Howie Mandel, Lena Dunham, Emma Stone and more share videos for #MyYoungerSelf campaign supporting mental health awareness
For more than a decade now, Howie Mandel has been an open book about struggling with mental health issues, namely Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, which, in his case, shows itself through an irrational fear of germs. But the comedian wasn’t always so ... [Read More]
EXCLUSIVE FULL ALBUM PREMIERE: Scout Durwood – ‘Take One Thing Off’
“I came up as a performer in queer nightlife, so a lot of what other pop songs were about didn’t resonate with me,” comedian, actress and singer Scout Durwood says about “Go Go,” one of the 19 tracks that make up her debut musical comedy album Take One Thing Off. After ... [Read More]
Larry Wilmore is “Black on the Air” in new podcast series with The Ringer
After almost a year off the air since Comedy Central abruptly canceled The Nightly Show, Larry Wilmore is Black on the Air. That’s the title of Wilmore’s new podcast, announced today by The Ringer as part of its podcast network. Wilmore will kick off his podcast series with guest Norman ... [Read More]
WATCH: Orange is the New Black trailer season 5 is here!
Orange is the New Black returns to Netflix for season five on June 9! When we last left the ladies of Litchfield Prison, a riot sparked by Poussey’s death quickly escalates when the inmates gain control of the prison. Once they get a taste of power, chaos ensues through the halls of Litchfield... [Read More]
Lewis Black: ‘The Rant is Due’ on Audible capitalizes on crankiness
Lewis Black got America’s 70-year-old, 5’1”, perennial TV journalist Connie Chung to say “fuck”—a lot. Actually, one of the comedian’s fans repeatedly put the angry, four-letter word—amongst others—in her mouth. “I was never allowed to say ... [Read More]