Maria Bamford’s new album, “20%” coming right up
Recorded at UCB Franklin in Los Angeles, Bamford’s latest album 20% reveals how she’s coping with married life, getting older, being bi-polar, and the many strange encounters she had during and after her nervous breakdown. Throughout, Bamford mines her darkest moments for humor with unbr... [Read More]
Maria Bamford’s new album, “20%” coming right up
Recorded at UCB Franklin in Los Angeles, Bamford’s latest album 20% reveals how she’s coping with married life, getting older, being bi-polar, and the many strange encounters she had during and after her nervous breakdown. Throughout, Bamford mines her darkest moments for humor with unbr... [Read More]
Just For Laughs 2016: Awards and anecdotes
The 34th edition of the Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal was nothing less than spectacular this year. From the incredible lineup to parties and from the beautiful city it resides in to the people that inhabit it. The festival is an oasis of comedy memories, meet-ups, breakthroughs, and di... [Read More]
Netflix Renews Maria Bamford’s ‘Lady Dynamite’ For a Second Season
Netflix announced today at the Television Critics Association that it has picked up Maria Bamford’s delightfully weird sitcom Lady Dynamite for a second season. The show, Executive Produced by Mitch Hurwitz of Arrested Development fame, premiered on Netflix on May 20th. No word on when season ... [Read More]
Aziz Ansari, Maria Bamford, and “Silicon Valley” winners of the 2016 Just For Laughs Awards
Every year the Just For Laughs Festival honors entertainers in the comedy field with awards. This year is no different and the announcements have been made. Writer, actor, director and one of the biggest stars in comedy today, Aziz Ansari is this year’s Just For Laughs Comedy Person of the Yea... [Read More]
Maria Bamford and Jimmy Kimmel Talk Love, Psych Wards, and ‘Lady Dynamite’
Here’s a clip from Maria Bamford’s appearance on last night’s Jimmy Kimmel Live, where she talks about the differences between a real psych ward and the one in her Netflix show: “Psych wards are as if an art director came in and said ‘Let’s break some more chairs,... [Read More]
In ‘Lady Dynamite,’ Maria Bamford Breaks All the Walls
Not long into the first episode of Lady Dynamite, the semi-autobiographical Maria Bamford comedy series that debuts on Netflix today, Patton Oswalt breaks out of character as a cop to warn Bamford against doing actual standup in her show. “It’s been done so many times before,” says... [Read More]
In ‘Lady Dynamite,’ Maria Bamford Breaks All the Walls
Not long into the first episode of Lady Dynamite, the semi-autobiographical Maria Bamford comedy series that debuts on Netflix today, Patton Oswalt breaks out of character as a cop to warn Bamford against doing actual standup in her show. “It’s been done so many times before,” says... [Read More]
“Lady Dynamite” stands for Pugs not Drugs
“I don’t need drugs, cuz I got pugs,” exclaims Maria Bamford, who plays a version of herself on Lady Dynamite. Here she is off her mood-stabilizing meds and in a speedy, euphoric state while party planning her dog Blossom’s birthday. Lady Dynamite is a new original single-cam... [Read More]