Bobby Lee is so much more than MADtv
He sits across from me on a couch in the back of what most people imagine is this grand palace… MORE Bobby Lee is so much more than MADtv appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Can you make a comeback to stand-up after 20 years offstage? Ask Lou DiMaggio
Some people quit stand-up comedy. Some people don’t quit until they die. And others just fade away, for a variety of reasons. What was Lou DiMaggio’s excuse? That’s one of the questions answered in Where Have You Gone Lou DiMaggio?, a documentary film by Brad Kulhman whic... [Read More]
Stay hungry: Talking to Sebastian Maniscalco about his new book, upbringing, and his career
Career wise, I would just like to be known for really giving 150 percent every time I go onstage and… MORE Stay hungry: Talking to Sebastian Maniscalco about his new book, upbringing, and his career appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Jay R. Ferguson Didn’t Expect to Do Comedy, But He’s Excelling at It Anyway
If at first you don’t recognize Jay R. Ferguson by name, you may still instantly recall him by his beard. For many it was during his days at Stan Rizzo on Mad Men — the free-spirited art director at Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce who was often joined at the hip with Peggy Olson in late [&h... [Read More]
Jay R. Ferguson Didn’t Expect to Do Comedy, But He’s Excelling at It Anyway
If at first you don’t recognize Jay R. Ferguson by name, you may still instantly recall him by his beard. For many it was during his days at Stan Rizzo on Mad Men — the free-spirited art director at Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce who was often joined at the hip with Peggy Olson in late [&h... [Read More]
Jay R. Ferguson Didn’t Expect to Do Comedy, But He’s Excelling at It Anyway
If at first you don’t recognize Jay R. Ferguson by name, you may still instantly recall him by his beard. For many it was during his days at Stan Rizzo on Mad Men — the free-spirited art director at Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce who was often joined at the hip with Peggy Olson in late [&h... [Read More]
1 Movie, 3 Friends, ‘5 Doctors’
Many kids grow up with dreams of having careers in entertainment, but few will ever realize those ambitions, and the number who get to do so alongside the same friends they romanticized “Hollywood” with as adolescents is difficult to imagine. For Matt Porter, Max Azulay, and Phil Primaso... [Read More]
1 Movie, 3 Friends, ‘5 Doctors’
Many kids grow up with dreams of having careers in entertainment, but few will ever realize those ambitions, and the number who get to do so alongside the same friends they romanticized “Hollywood” with as adolescents is difficult to imagine. For Matt Porter, Max Azulay, and Phil Primaso... [Read More]
Ali Siddiq talks, “It’s Bigger Than These Bars”
Some comics spend an entire lifetime trying to figure out who they are onstage, or what sort of comedy they… MORE Ali Siddiq talks, “It’s Bigger Than These Bars” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Ali Siddiq Comes Full Circle
After being incarcerated for drug trafficking at 19 and spending six years behind bars, Ali Siddiq emerged from prison with a new skill set: standup comedy. “A lot of comics will come backstage before a show and say, ‘How’s the crowd?’ The reason I never ask that is because I... [Read More]