Stephen Merchant Tells Jimmy Fallon About His Brush with Ebola in Norway
by Megh Wright Here's a clip from last night's Tonight Show with guest Stephen Merchant, who tells Fallon about his recent guest spot on a late night show in Norway in which he was a guest alongside a novelist, a brain scientist, and a woman recovering from Ebola. Thankfully Merchant survived the or... [Read More]
 
Jim Gaffigan on The Tonight Show, “We all aspire to be forgiving”
It’s always a treat when Jim Gaffigan drops in on late night for a stand-up spot. Last night he appeared on The Tonight Show to talk about family life, feminism, and forgiveness. Take it away Jim. Jim Gaffigan on The Tonight Show, “We all aspire to be forgiving” appeared first on T... [Read More]
 
Jim Gaffigan on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Jim Gaffigan was a late addition to Wednesday night's Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, but Gaffigan had plenty of jokes at the ready. It always helps to sleep with your writing partner. It's his wife. Don't worry. Gaffigan will explain it to you, and also let you know that there's so much his wif... [Read More]
 
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver proves it belongs with all-star first-season finale salmon cannon salute
TV networks may still use Nielsen ratings as their primary measuring stick for how successful their programs in gaining viewers and selling advertisements. But Last Week Tonight with John Oliver is on HBO, where such ratings are even less reliable and relevant than they are for the broadcast network... [Read More]
 
Comics Come Home XX: Behind the scenes in photos
Denis Leary’s annual charity benefit Comics Come Home celebrated its 20th anniversary this weekend up in Boston. The longest running comedy benefit in America gathered at the TD Gardens Saturday night. For the second year in a row, The Laugh Button has been granted exclusive backstage access t... [Read More]
 
Jay Leno performs stand-up on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Here's something you haven't seen in more than 22 years: Jay Leno performing his monologue in the middle of The Tonight Show instead of at the start of it. That's because 1) Leno is no longer hosting The Tonight Show, and 2) it's not his monologue, but rather, his stand-up set. Which you haven't see... [Read More]
 
The Lucas Brothers on Tonight Show, ‘Space Jam, it’s the greatest movie of all time’
Twins and comedy partners Kenny and Keith Lucas, aka the Lucas Brothers, were the guest comics on The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon last week. The two perform stand-up together and are the creative minds behind their own animated show Lucas Bros. Moving Co., which was recently picked up by... [Read More]
 
The Lucas Brothers re-enact a “Space Jam” conversation for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
The Lucas Brothers have been animated on FOX, served up laughs on 22 Jump Street, and joined the new sketch comedy show Friends of the People on truTV, but at their roots identical twins Kenny and Keith Lucas are stand-up comedians. Their first late-night set happened way back when Jimmy Fallon host... [Read More]
 
Paul Reubens Gives Some Unqualified Advice for 'The Tonight Show'
by Megh Wright Recent Tonight Show guest Paul Reubens sat down for the latest installment of "Unqualified Advice," where he offers up tons of tips for convenient vacation spots, appropriate birthday party venues for 40-year-olds, and a very Pee-wee's Playhouse-style Halloween costume suggestion. 0 ... [Read More]
 
Watch the trailer for season 5 of ‘Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee’
If you’re a fan of Jerry Seinfeld’s web-series Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, then you’re in luck! The series returns on November 6th and the powers that be released a trailer for the upcoming season today. Comedians such as Amy Schumer, Fred Armisen, Jimmy Fallon, Bill Burr, Ke... [Read More]