NBC’s Last Comic Standing has revealed it’s Top 5 finalists
The announcement has been made and we’ve got our Top 5 finalists in this year’s edition of Last Comic Standing. The group includes Michael Palascak, Ian Bagg, Dominique, Andy Erikson, and Clayton English. Here’s a more detailed breakdown on the remaining comedians in the competitio... [Read More]
Kevin Hart Is Ready For His 2015 World Tour, Announces Dates
So ‘what now’ is Kevin Hart to do after headlining the biggest comedy show to date. Well just as he planned it’s time for him to take the show over-seas. Continuing his What Now tour, Kevin will travel to 17 cities around the world starting in January of next year, Indie Wire shar... [Read More]
Tommy Chong Working On Stoner Version Of The Daily Show, Hannibal Buress Announced As Guest
In the 70’s Cheech & Chong presented a voice that represented the marijuana community. Fast forward to now, Tommy Chong is looking to keep talking to the audience that helped expand his career. For an upcoming web series Almost Legal, Tommy will take a page out of John Stewart’s boo... [Read More]
The “Impractical Jokers” prepare for tonight’s “Live Punishment Special” on truTV
The day has come. No more teasing, no more preparing, no more kidding around. The four men collectively known as The Tenderloins, who are responsible for truTV’s signiture show, Impractical Jokers, are going to be putting it all on the line, or should we say wire. They will be hitting the New ... [Read More]
Michelle Buteau Is Not Sassy
Don’t ask Michelle Buteau how she would describe her comedy. “The worst question people can ask me is, ‘How would I describe my brand of comedy?’ I just go, ‘Funny.’ I like to let other people describe me, because you never know what they see.” If you’... [Read More]
Last Comic Standing 9: The Showdowns, from Top 10 to Top 5
Why was 6 afraid of 7? You know the joke: Because 7 8 9! Say it aloud. Spell it if you have to. But here we are, in episode seven of a short-order of eight episodes for season nine of NBC's Last Comic Standing, and we're cutting the field of stand-up comedian contestants from 10 […] [Read More]
Bobcat Goldthwait Talks His New Documentary ‘Call Me Lucky’ on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’
Here’s a clip from Bob Goldthwait’s visit to last night’s Jimmy Kimmel Live, where he tells Kimmel about his Barry Crimmins documentary Call Me Lucky, which hit theaters last month and features interviews with comedians like Marc Maron, Steven Wright, Patton Oswalt, Margaret Cho, D... [Read More]
Ronny Chieng review – a joyless journey through everyday rage
Soho theatre, LondonThe Australian comedian offers technically adept set-pieces and sends up his relentless misanthropy, but it takes a long time to go from snark to laughsComedy doesn’t have to be pleasant. But in even in the most cynical acts, we seek some redeeming kernel of vulnerability o... [Read More]
The Laugh Button Podcast #33: Josh Gondelman is here this week today
Mark and Matt discuss their recent trip to see a test show of Late Show with Stephen Colbert before it premieres. Then, keeping with the late night theme, comedian Josh Gondelman joins us for an interview. Josh has a new book and is also a writer on Last Week Tonight with John Oliver who oversaw [&h... [Read More]