Just For Laughs is headed for South Africa in 2018
As South African comedians have begun making names for themselves in America, now Just For Laughs will be spreading its comedy festival brand to South Africa. JFL announced today during its 35th annual signature fest in Montreal that it’ll debut Just For Laughs Africa in 2018 in Durb... [Read More]
Jeff Ross Presents Stand-Up on the Spot with Jeremiah Watkins, Live at Just For Laughs
“Have you ever seen a saxophone opening a stand up comedy set? I don’t think so. Anything can happen on Stand Up on the Spot!” Jeremiah Watkins, the host of Jeff Ross Presents Stand-Up On the Spot, made his entrance Tuesday night playing the sax while his sidekick, Avery Pearson, t... [Read More]
Comedy Central announces fall premieres, a “Daily Show” special, and even more episodes of “The President Show”
Mark your calendars now: Comedy Central has just announced a whole slew of important dates, like the fall premieres of Broad… MORE Comedy Central announces fall premieres, a “Daily Show” special, and even more episodes of “The President Show” appeared first o... [Read More]
Stephen Colbert on the Senate Healthcare Vote: “They Raised the Bar on Lowering the Bar”
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Show, where Stephen Colbert responds to yesterday’s vote in the Senate to debate a healthcare bill no one knows anything about. “Today, they raised the bar on lowering the bar,” Colbert says. “The bill was a total mystery. It&r... [Read More]
Maz Jobrani talks parenting, religion, Trump and more on “The Late Late Show”
Stand-up Maz Jobrani stopped by The Late Late Show to give host James Corden (and the rest of the world) a taste of… MORE Maz Jobrani talks parenting, religion, Trump and more on “The Late Late Show” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah will tape week of shows in Chicago: Oct. 16-19, 2017
Chicago fans of The Daily Show with Trevor Noah can see Noah and his correspondents up close and personal this October, as Comedy Central is taking the show on the road to the Athenaeum Theatre. “The Daily Show Undesked Chicago 2017: Let’s Do This Before It Gets Too Damn C... [Read More]
Stand-up Ahamed Weinberg makes his “Late Night with Seth Meyers” debut
Comedian Ahamed Weinberg made his debut on Late Night with Seth Meyers with this stellar stand-up set, diving into his interesting heritage… MORE Stand-up Ahamed Weinberg makes his “Late Night with Seth Meyers” debut appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Comedy Central extends The Jim Jefferies Show and The President Show
Great news for fans of this summer’s new late-night entries on Comedy Central, as the network announced during the summer TCAs that it has granted extensions to both The Jim Jefferies Show and The President Show through the end of 2017. The Jim Jefferies Show, which has aired at 10:30 p.m. Tue... [Read More]
Ahamed Weinberg on Late Night with Seth Meyers
Ahamed Weinberg made his network debut Tuesday night on Late Night with Seth Meyers, and he let us all know what it’s like to grow up white and Muslim, versus what it’s like for his parents, who both converted to the religion. If you think old people are scared of Muslims, then Weinberg ... [Read More]