Watch the trailer for Gad Emaleh’s new Netflix special, “American Dream”
International comedian Gad Elmaleh is ready to make is US debut with his second Netflix comedy special, American Dream. It’s… MORE Watch the trailer for Gad Emaleh’s new Netflix special, “American Dream” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Octavia Spencer, Tig Notaro, Tom Segura, and Iliza Shlesinger Join the Cast of ‘Instant Family’
An upcoming comedy starring Mark Wahlberg is rounding out its cast, which includes several standups. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Octavia Spencer, Tig Notaro, Iliza Shlesinger, Tom Segura, and Isabela Moner have joined the cast of the ensemble comedy Instant Family, which centers on Wahberg ... [Read More]
Octavia Spencer, Tig Notaro, Tom Segura, and Iliza Shlesinger Join the Cast of ‘Instant Family’
An upcoming comedy starring Mark Wahlberg is rounding out its cast, which includes several standups. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Octavia Spencer, Tig Notaro, Iliza Shlesinger, Tom Segura, and Isabela Moner have joined the cast of the ensemble comedy Instant Family, which centers on Wahberg ... [Read More]
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Ali Siddiq talks, “It’s Bigger Than These Bars”
Some comics spend an entire lifetime trying to figure out who they are onstage, or what sort of comedy they… MORE Ali Siddiq talks, “It’s Bigger Than These Bars” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Rachel Jane Andelman (@rajandelman) and “Thought Angels” on Twitter
Rachel Jane Andelman is a writer, performer, and coach living in the Boston area. You can visit her website here, read her here, and watch her accost strangers here. If you are in Boston on March 2nd, she’s recommends you see this. This week, Andelman talked to me about unexpected Twitter inte... [Read More]
Rachel Jane Andelman (@rajandelman) and “Thought Angels” on Twitter
Rachel Jane Andelman is a writer, performer, and coach living in the Boston area. You can visit her website here, read her here, and watch her accost strangers here. If you are in Boston on March 2nd, she’s recommends you see this. This week, Andelman talked to me about unexpected Twitter inte... [Read More]
Review: “2 Dope Queens,” many dope perspectives in HBO variety series
Turning a podcast into a TV special, let alone a four-part series, doesn’t make sense for most podcasts. But 2 Dope Queens isn’t any podcast. The hit WNYC podcast from Phoebe Robinson and Jessica Williams is part two-woman comedy duo, part improv, part chat show, part stand-up storytelli... [Read More]
Ali Siddiq Comes Full Circle
After being incarcerated for drug trafficking at 19 and spending six years behind bars, Ali Siddiq emerged from prison with a new skill set: standup comedy. “A lot of comics will come backstage before a show and say, ‘How’s the crowd?’ The reason I never ask that is because I... [Read More]
Ali Siddiq Comes Full Circle
After being incarcerated for drug trafficking at 19 and spending six years behind bars, Ali Siddiq emerged from prison with a new skill set: standup comedy. “A lot of comics will come backstage before a show and say, ‘How’s the crowd?’ The reason I never ask that is because I... [Read More]