John Mulaney and Nick Kroll’s opening monologue for the 2017 Film Independent Spirit Awards
Oh, Hello! John Mulaney and Nick Kroll have such great comedy chemistry and timing, built up over the years and refined to a peak with their Broadway run of Oh, Hello!, that having them deliver the opening monologue together at Saturday night’s Film Independent Spirit Awards shows why two host... [Read More]
John Mulaney and Nick Kroll’s opening monologue for the 2017 Film Independent Spirit Awards
Oh, Hello! John Mulaney and Nick Kroll have such great comedy chemistry and timing, built up over the years and refined to a peak with their Broadway run of Oh, Hello!, that having them deliver the opening monologue together at Saturday night’s Film Independent Spirit Awards shows why two host... [Read More]
Carmen Lynch on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
Carmen Lynch performed on Friday’s episode of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, and she finds herself here more reflective of the aging process, whether it’s joking about being able to date fathers and sons now, or her dad’s elderly issues, and what to do when a cat bites your fo... [Read More]
Carmen Lynch on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
Carmen Lynch performed on Friday’s episode of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, and she finds herself here more reflective of the aging process, whether it’s joking about being able to date fathers and sons now, or her dad’s elderly issues, and what to do when a cat bites your fo... [Read More]
Ron Funches and Ke$ha team up for animated series “Highly Gifted”
Stand-up comedian Ron Funches has been living every late-00s teen girls dream recently: he appears opposite High School Musical star… MORE Ron Funches and Ke$ha team up for animated series “Highly Gifted” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
2016: The year we doubled the number of stand-up comedy specials. 2017: Doubling again?
If you’re wondering why I haven’t gotten back to you about your stand-up comedy album, then please allow me to remind you just what kind of comedy boom you’re a part of these days. In 2015, TV networks and streaming services produced 44 stand-up hours (or specials). That seemed lik... [Read More]
After a terrible, no-good 2016, where do we go from here in 2017? Find the joy
Last year feels so much farther away than two months ago, doesn’t it? At the end of 2016, so many of us felt melancholy, lamenting the losses of so many icons. Not only in comedy but everywhere else in the world, role models seemed to be swept up almost as if the heavens were calling […... [Read More]
Sketchy MVP: Thomas Lennon on “The State”
We all love Amy Schumer, everyone knows how brilliant Key & Peele are, and you’ve watched Will Ferrell’s classic SNL… MORE Sketchy MVP: Thomas Lennon on “The State” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]