25 years of shooting comedians
See some of the best of Rich Hardcastle's photographs [Read More]
‘You’re the Worst’ and ‘Better Things’ Return with New Seasons in September
FX Networks just revealed premiere dates for returning comedies You’re the Worst and Better Things. The network announced today that You’re the Worst will return to FXX for its fourth season with a special hourlong premiere on Wednesday, September 6th at 10:00pm, while Pamela Adlon&... [Read More]
The Credibility of Late Night Comedy
It seems like nobody can agree on whether to take comedy very lightly or very seriously. People get firmly locked in their respective ideological camps, proclaiming either that comedy is powerful because it’s meaningless or that it’s powerful because it contains more meaning than anythin... [Read More]
Netflix’s new comedy series “G.L.O.W.” shines – but how brightly?
Who says men get to have all the fun? In the world of wrestling — full of body slams, elbows,… MORE Netflix’s new comedy series “G.L.O.W.” shines – but how brightly? appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Talking ‘Baby Driver’ and the Art of Visual Comedy with Edgar Wright
Few mainstream filmmakers treat the full range of cinema as their playground quite like Edgar Wright does. With each film he releases, the British director (Shaun of the Dead, Scott Pilgrim vs. The World) —known for his innovative yet playful visual language — pushes the boundaries of wh... [Read More]
Today is the deadline for Independent Pilot submissions to 2017 NY TV Festival
Attention all aspiring TV show creators, screenwriters, directors and actors: Today is the deadline to submit for the 2017 New York TV Festival’s annual Independent Pilot Competition! You can submit online until midnight via Withoutabox. The NYTVF office at 121 W. 27th St., in Manhattan, also ... [Read More]
Say it ain’t so, Seeso? Digital platform selling off key original series
A couple of weeks after laying off most if not all of its original programming department, NBCUniversal’s digital comedy platform looks ready to part ways with its original programs for Seeso, too. My Decider colleague, Scott Porch, reported last night that Seeso had reached agreements to sell... [Read More]