Watch the Trailer for Netflix’s New Round of Half-Hour ‘The Standups’ Specials
Last year, Netflix added another batch of half-hour standup specials for its new series The Standups, and today the streaming network released the trailer. The comedians featured in season 2 include Gina Yashere, Rachel Feinstein, Kyle Kinane, Aparna Nancherla, Joe List, and ... [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]
Comedy Central Highlights Joel Kim Booster, Yamaneika Saunders, and Casey James Salengo in ‘Thank You, Goodnight’
Comedy Central has a brand new web series that shows a working night for an NYC comedian, and the first three episodes debut right here. Titled Thank You, Goodnight, the part-scripted, part-standup showcase-style series follows Yamaneika Saunders, Joel Kim Booster, and Casey James Sal... [Read More]
Randy and Jason Sklar’s Audio Documentary ‘Sklars and Stripes’ Is Out Next Month
The Sklar Brothers have teamed up with Audible to release a 6-hour audio documentary they made while on the road. Titled Sklars and Stripes, the project will be out as an Audible original on Thursday, April 5th, and if you purchase it, the audio documentary will also come with the Sklars’s ful... [Read More]
Randy and Jason Sklar’s Audio Documentary ‘Sklars and Stripes’ Is Out Next Month
The Sklar Brothers have teamed up with Audible to release a 6-hour audio documentary they made while on the road. Titled Sklars and Stripes, the project will be out as an Audible original on Thursday, April 5th, and if you purchase it, the audio documentary will also come with the Sklars’s ful... [Read More]
Netflix Adds a Standup Special from Ray Romano
Ray Romano is the latest comedian to land a Netflix standup special. Deadline reports that the streaming network has ordered an hourlong special from Romano, who starred in Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon’s film The Big Sick last year. A release date has not yet been revealed, but surprisi... [Read More]
‘Ricky Gervais: Humanity’ Premieres on Netflix Later This Month
Back in December, Ricky Gervais announced that he had a new standup special in the works at Netflix called Humanity, and today the streaming network released the trailer. The special was taped at the Apollo Hammersmith in London last year and features his takes on “aging, becoming spoiled, his... [Read More]
Billy Eichner to Make His Standup Special Debut on Netflix
Move over, Steve Martin and Martin Short, because there’s another extremely exciting comedy special happening at Netflix. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the streaming network has added a standup special from Billy Eichner, which will also make his first standup special ever. The special,... [Read More]
A Tour of the All-Women Comedy Shows of Los Angeles
Women in comedy are often seen as solitary creatures, like mountain lions or that bird that fell in love with a statue. Female comics are isolated from each other on bookings and can view each other as competition in the green room. “When I started comedy, there was always only one woman on th... [Read More]