Showtime Renews ‘I’m Dying Up Here’ for a Second Season
Showtime wants more I’m Dying Up Here. The network just announced that it’s given a season 2 renewal to the Jim Carrey-produced show about the ‘70s standup scene in LA. Season 1 of the show debuted back in June, and the 10-episode second season will premiere sometime next year. Rea... [Read More]
Showtime renews I’m Dying Up Here for Season 2
Fans of 1970s nostalgia about the stand-up comedy scene in Hollywood rejoice! Showtime has picked up I’m Dying Up Here for a second season. From the press release: SHOWTIME is picking up its drama series about the art of comedy, I’M DYING UP HERE, for a second season, it was announc... [Read More]
Don Cheadle and Andrew Rannells to Star in ‘Ball Street’ Showtime Pilot from Seth Rogen
Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg have a new TV project in the works. Showtime just announced that the two will produce and direct an upcoming comedy pilot called Ball Street. Here’s the logline for the project, which is co-created by David Caspe and Jordan Cahan: Ball Street takes us bac... [Read More]
Episode #170: Scot Armstrong
Scot Armstrong grew up outside of Chicago and first studied comedy under the legendary Del Close, before moving to New York City and joining the Upright Citizens Brigade improv troupe Mother, whose members included Jason Mantzoukas, Jon Daly and Jessica St. Clair. He has since worked with St. Clair ... [Read More]
Review: Tiffany Haddish, “She Ready! From the Hood to Hollywood!” on Showtime
Tiffany Haddish has become a comedy star in 2017, bursting forth from supporting player on NBC’s The Carmichael Show to scene-stealer on the big screen in Girls Trip, and this fall will co-star with Tracy Morgan in the new TBS comedy, The Last O.G. This past weekend, Haddish got to shine solo ... [Read More]
Review: Tiffany Haddish, “She Ready! From the Hood to Hollywood!” on Showtime
Tiffany Haddish has become a comedy star in 2017, bursting forth from supporting player on NBC’s The Carmichael Show to scene-stealer on the big screen in Girls Trip, and this fall will co-star with Tracy Morgan in the new TBS comedy, The Last O.G. This past weekend, Haddish got to shine solo ... [Read More]
Watch the trailer for Gary Owen’s new special, “I Got My Associates” coming to Showtime in September
Gary Owen is prepping for his new stand-up comedy special to hit Showtime. I Got My Associates premieres on September… MORE Watch the trailer for Gary Owen’s new special, “I Got My Associates” coming to Showtime in September appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Season 1 of ‘I’m Dying Up Here’ Favors Fiction Over History
Showtime’s I’m Dying Up Here, which ended its first season last night, is the newest unfunny drama about the world of comedy. Based in part on the book by the same name by William Knoedelseder, it’s a fairly unambitious show. This actually makes it work better than the late, sarcas... [Read More]
Season 1 of ‘I’m Dying Up Here’ Favors Fiction Over History
Showtime’s I’m Dying Up Here, which ended its first season last night, is the newest unfunny drama about the world of comedy. Based in part on the book by the same name by William Knoedelseder, it’s a fairly unambitious show. This actually makes it work better than the late, sarcas... [Read More]
Watch the trailer for Showtime’s new dark comedy, “SMILF”
Back in 2015, Frankie Shaw (Blue Mountain State, Mr. Robot) made a very funny and honest short film SMILF which… MORE Watch the trailer for Showtime’s new dark comedy, “SMILF” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]