“Adventures In Comedy” mockumentary is now available online
We previously mentioned the forthcoming release of comedian Tom McCafferty’s mockumentary, Adventures In Comedy. In it McCaffrey has Spinal Tap-esque moments attempting to navigate the world of stand-up comedy. We also had McCaffrey on our most recent podcast to discuss the film. Now, the film... [Read More]
This Week in Comedy: RIP Harris Wittels
by Stephanie Simon -Harris Wittels, standup and writer/co-executive producer of Parks and Recreation, was tragically found dead at age 30. -The stars came home for the SNL 40th anniversary special and we had the best and worst moments of the night. -We caught up with Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson a... [Read More]
Win a Walk-On Role in an Upcoming 'Drunk History' Episode
by Megh Wright If you've always wanted to dress up in period garb while a bunch of celebrities lip sync Drunk History tales, your opportunity has arrived. Drunk History's Stumble Into History contest will choose one winner to land a walk-on role in the show, and all you have to do is dress up as a h... [Read More]
Jon Stewart to Seth Rollins: You’re entering a world of hurt! (Video)
Jon Stewart may be leaving The Daily Show later this year, but there’s still plenty of time for the 52-year-old late night host to engage in a new on-air rivalry. During WWE’s Monday Night Raw this past week, wrestler/actor-in-spandex Seth Rollins fired shots at The Daily Show with Jon S... [Read More]
Kevin Hart Presents “Keith Robinson: Back of the Bus Funny” on Comedy Central
Kevin Hart Presents Keith Robinson: Back of the Bus Funnypremieres Saturday, February 21 at 11/10c. Watch Kevin bust Keith’s balls in this promo about twitter followers. Kevin Hart Presents “Keith Robinson: Back of the Bus Funny” on Comedy Central appeared first on The Laugh Button... [Read More]
Why Marc Maron’s WTF! Could Only Work Once
(Image via wtfpod.com) By Joe-Joe Louis Slate magazine named the “Louis C.K.” episode of WTF! with Marc Maron as the best episode of a podcast ever made, beating out not only other comedy podcasts, but also podcasting favorites like This American Life, Radio Lab, and the wildly popular S... [Read More]
Sarah Silverman, Steve Carell, and More Join Comedy Central's 'Night of Too Many Stars'
by Megh Wright Comedy Central just revealed more celebrity guests slated to appear on the live annual benefit Night of Too Many Stars: America Comes Together for Autism Programs. According to The Wrap, Steve Carell, Sarah Silverman, Steve Buscemi, Gilbert Gottfried, and Maya Rudolph are set to join ... [Read More]
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Aisha Tyler Chats with Dan St. Germain
by Megh Wright The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We're here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week our... [Read More]
Kid Cudi to replace Reggie Watts as bandleader on IFC’s “Comedy! Bang! Bang!”
We’ve been waiting on word as to who will be the replacement bandleader on the IFC show Comedy! Bang! Bang! ever since it was announced that current bandleader/sidekick Reggie Watts would be leaving the show to helm the band on the new Late Late Show with James Corden. Cudi starts on the show ... [Read More]
Kid Cudi Will Replace Reggie Watts on 'Comedy Bang! Bang!' This Summer
by Megh Wright IFC has revealed who will take over for Reggie Watts after leaves his post at Comedy Bang! Bang! for The Late Late Show next month. In a press release today, the network announced that Grammy-winning recording artist and actor Kid Cudi will become the next Comedy Bang! Bang! musical c... [Read More]