Fusion orders up political sketch comedy series, Happy Ending with Nando Vila
Fusion. It’s a TV channel. You may have it! Once you’ve found it, starting next week you can tune in to a new weekly sketch comedy series, Happy Ending with Nando Vila. The 10-episode series explores political issues and news beyond the headlines and tries to explain it all with laughs. ... [Read More]
Paramount Network Developing Latino Sketch Comedy Series ‘Browntown’
Next month, the Spike TV network will be rebranded as the Paramount Network starting January 18th, and one of the projects in development includes a Latino sketch comedy series. According to Deadline, the half-hour sketch series, titled Browntown, is in the works from Doug Greiff and ... [Read More]
CBS Diversity Comedy Showcase Director Rick Najera Steps Down After Sexual Harassment Allegations
Since the Harvey Weinstein story broke, the day of reckoning has arrived for a growing list of powerful men in the entertainment industry and beyond who, like Weinstein, have a past of allegedly inappropriate workplace behavior and sexual misconduct. In the comedy world, just last week the... [Read More]
Jared’s first date is going pretty well, that is until he tries to take it somewhere unexpected in episode #7 of “Adrift”
Jared is on a date with Christi. Things seem to be going really well, even though Christi tries to get… MORE Jared’s first date is going pretty well, that is until he tries to take it somewhere unexpected in episode #7 of “Adrift” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
The Kids in the Hall looking to mount a limited TV series revival
Lorne Michaels brought The Kids in the Hall to television in the late 1980s via HBO and the CBC, and three decades later, he wants to bring them back to whatever you’re calling TV today. You already can still see the five members separately on TV and together in live touring productions. Mark ... [Read More]
The Kids in the Hall looking to mount a limited TV series revival
Lorne Michaels brought The Kids in the Hall to television in the late 1980s via HBO and the CBC, and three decades later, he wants to bring them back to whatever you’re calling TV today. You already can still see the five members separately on TV and together in live touring productions. Mark ... [Read More]
There’s a silver lining in the roommate search in Ep#5 of Jared Freid’s “Adrift”
In the latest episode of Jared Freid: Adrift, Jared is on the hunt for a new apartment. While discussing his… MORE There’s a silver lining in the roommate search in Ep#5 of Jared Freid’s “Adrift” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Tim Dillon gives Jared Freid bad advice in episode #4 of “Adrift”
In this week’s episode of the web series, Jared Fried: Adrift Tim Dillon encourages Jared to go talk to a… MORE Tim Dillon gives Jared Freid bad advice in episode #4 of “Adrift” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Check out this exclusive clip from IFC’s new series, “Baroness von Sketch Show”
Here’s an exclusive clip from IFC’s new sketch comedy show, the Baroness von Sketch Show. A Canadian-based sketch comedy series… MORE Check out this exclusive clip from IFC’s new series, “Baroness von Sketch Show” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
The Creators and Stars of ‘Baroness von Sketch Show’ Arrive in the States
The feminist Canadian sketch comedy series Baroness von Sketch Show has made a splash on the CBC and graces American airwaves on IFC tonight at 10:00pm. The half-hour show is written by and starring Meredith MacNeill and Second City alumni Carolyn Taylor, Aurora Browne, and Jennifer Whalen... [Read More]