Jon Stewart will do a new stand-up special for HBO, and take his “Night of Too Many Stars” there, too
Jon Stewart’s planned animated satire for HBO may have never gotten off of the drawing board, but he’s got something bigger planned now. Stewart will film his first stand-up special in decades for HBO, and he’ll also bring his biennial Night of Too Many Stars benefit for autism to ... [Read More]
Jon Stewart will do a new stand-up special for HBO, and take his “Night of Too Many Stars” there, too
Jon Stewart’s planned animated satire for HBO may have never gotten off of the drawing board, but he’s got something bigger planned now. Stewart will film his first stand-up special in decades for HBO, and he’ll also bring his biennial Night of Too Many Stars benefit for autism to ... [Read More]
Review: Jen Kirkman brings her “Irrational Thoughts” to Just For Laughs Montreal
Jen Kirkman comes out singing and swinging in her newest stand-up hour. As Kirkman told the audience Tuesday night during the weeklong run of her new show, “Irrational Thoughts,” at Montreal’s Just For Laughs festival: “I like to come out singing because I feel like the ... [Read More]
Review: Jen Kirkman brings her “Irrational Thoughts” to Just For Laughs Montreal
Jen Kirkman comes out singing and swinging in her newest stand-up hour. As Kirkman told the audience Tuesday night during the weeklong run of her new show, “Irrational Thoughts,” at Montreal’s Just For Laughs festival: “I like to come out singing because I feel like the ... [Read More]
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]
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]
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]
Puddles Pity Party performs “All By Myself” on America’s Got Talent 2017
Puddles Pity Party continues to dazzle the audiences and the judges on this 2017 season of America’s Got Talent, so you’ll be sure to see more of him this summer during the live primetime episodes you can vote on on NBC. So far, in fact, he’s the only comedy-based performer to make... [Read More]