The Sound of One Muppet Guy Talking: A Conversation with Dave Goelz
The mind, voice, and hands behind The Great Gonzo, Dr. Bunsen Honeydew, saxophonist Zoot and three-dimes-shy-of-a-quarter Beauregard the janitor, Dave Goelz is the second-longest serving member of Jim Henson’s original Muppet collaborators behind Caroll Spinney, the man inside Big Bird. A form... [Read More]
Talking ‘Guy Suavé: Homicidal Spy’ with Jay Johnston and Eric Von Hoffman
Eric Von Hoffman and Jay Johnston have helped create, write, and star as many characters during their time on shows like Mr. Show and W/ Bob and David, but no character has been more important to them or stuck with them for as long as Guy Suavé. A foul-mouthed spy who first debuted as a [&hel... [Read More]
Susie Essman Always Knew There Would Be More ‘Curb’
When Curb Your Enthusiasm wrapped up its eighth season in 2011, the mystery of if there would be a season 9 lingered for years. Finally, to the surprise of many — including the cast and crew — Curb did return in 2017 after a six-year hiatus. There was perhaps only one person from the sho... [Read More]
Susie Essman Always Knew There Would Be More ‘Curb’
When Curb Your Enthusiasm wrapped up its eighth season in 2011, the mystery of if there would be a season 9 lingered for years. Finally, to the surprise of many — including the cast and crew — Curb did return in 2017 after a six-year hiatus. There was perhaps only one person from the sho... [Read More]
Inside ‘Psusy,’ New Zealand’s Answer to ‘Broad City’
The web series Psusy unabashedly proclaims itself to be the Broad City of New Zealand. The series stars Jaya Beach-Robertson and Aria Dehar as Karen and Sharee, two friends who in each episode get into escapades that go from the seemingly realistic to completely absurd, gross, and over-the-top circu... [Read More]
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]
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]
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]