Eddie Murphy, “I really am curious about doing stand-up again”
Eddie Murphy recently did something he’s never done before in his much storied career. A podcast interview. The comic legend joined The Hollywood Reporter for an episode of The Awards Chatter Podcast and discussed everything from his “return” to stand-up to the world today. It seem... [Read More]
10 Years of TLB: 10 stellar late night stand-up sets
The Laugh Button is celebrating 10 years of operation. During that time, we’ve witnessed some incredible moments in comedy. For the next 8 weeks leading up to our 10 year anniversary in October, we’ll be counting down some of our favorite moments as a site – live appearances, festi... [Read More]
Ali Siddiq delivers the goods in this clip for “The Half Hour”
On The Half Hour, Ali Siddiq warns that you should beware of a child who whispers. Many comedians are courageous, but it takes a special type of spirit to begin your stand-up career while in prison. Ali Siddiq has just that type spirit. He stood in front of a judgmental crowd and petitioned for thei... [Read More]
Ali Siddiq delivers the goods in this clip for “The Half Hour”
On The Half Hour, Ali Siddiq warns that you should beware of a child who whispers. Many comedians are courageous, but it takes a special type of spirit to begin your stand-up career while in prison. Ali Siddiq has just that type spirit. He stood in front of a judgmental crowd and petitioned for thei... [Read More]
Enjoy this tease of Emily Heller’s episode of “The Half Hour”
Emily Heller explains why her brain is the worst DJ ever on her upcoming episode of Comedy Central’s The Half Hour. Emily Heller is a comedian and writer and if you watch tv, you may have seen her tell jokes on Late Night with Seth Meyers, Conan, The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail, John Oliver... [Read More]
Enjoy this tease of Emily Heller’s episode of “The Half Hour”
Emily Heller explains why her brain is the worst DJ ever on her upcoming episode of Comedy Central’s The Half Hour. Emily Heller is a comedian and writer and if you watch tv, you may have seen her tell jokes on Late Night with Seth Meyers, Conan, The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail, John Oliver... [Read More]
The next season of “Gotham Comedy Live” for AXS will be taped before a live audience, not air live on TV
A quick programming note. Gotham Comedy Live, which had broadcast new seasons of live stand-up comedy straight from the stage at New York City's Gotham Comedy Club to wherever you're watching the AXS-TV channel, will no longer air live. At least not for the upcoming season. New episodes begin with a... [Read More]
Watch a clip from Ahmed Bharoocha’s episode of “The Half Hour”
Coming up on this season of The Half Hour from Comedy Central, Ahmed Bharoocha talks about his fear of cats – including yours. Ahmed Bharoocha was born into a Irish Catholic/Pakistani Muslim household. He discovered his passion for entertaining at a young age making home movies with his older ... [Read More]
Watch a clip from Ahmed Bharoocha’s episode of “The Half Hour”
Coming up on this season of The Half Hour from Comedy Central, Ahmed Bharoocha talks about his fear of cats – including yours. Ahmed Bharoocha was born into a Irish Catholic/Pakistani Muslim household. He discovered his passion for entertaining at a young age making home movies with his older ... [Read More]
Watch a sneak peek of Aparna Nancherla’s episode of “The Half Hour”
On the upcoming season of Comedy Central’s The Half Hour, Aparna Nancherla explains why you should never check your reflection in a parked car. Aparna Nancherla recently wrote for Late Night with Seth Meyers on NBC. You can also see her on the current season of Inside Amy Schumer on Comedy Cen... [Read More]