Comedy Central signs All Things Comedy to TV deal including three hour specials and a series hosted by Bill Burr
All Things Comedy, the company founded by comedians Bill Burr and Al Madrigal that produces and distributes more than 50 podcasts and will throw its second annual festival this fall in Phoenix, now has a TV deal with Comedy Central. The deal includes a new stand-up series hosted by Burr, plus three ... [Read More]
Comedy Central signs All Things Comedy to TV deal including three hour specials and a series hosted by Bill Burr
All Things Comedy, the company founded by comedians Bill Burr and Al Madrigal that produces and distributes more than 50 podcasts and will throw its second annual festival this fall in Phoenix, now has a TV deal with Comedy Central. The deal includes a new stand-up series hosted by Burr, plus three ... [Read More]
Dave Flebotte talks inside comedy baseball of his Showtime series with Jim Carrey, “I’m Dying Up Here”
I’m Dying Up Here almost didn’t survive to a second season. Dave Flebotte, who with Jim Carrey created the Showtime adaptation of William Knoedelseder’s best-seller about The Comedy Store in the 1970s, told me over the phone last week that when Showtime gave them “a... [Read More]
Season 2 of Showtime’s comedian drama, “I’m Dying Up Here” returns May 6th
Season 2 of Showtime’s comedian drama series I’m Dying Up Here is scheduled to drop on May 6th. The show,… MORE Season 2 of Showtime’s comedian drama, “I’m Dying Up Here” returns May 6th appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Bill Burr, Al Madrigal, Bobby Lee, Eddie Pepitone, and Jay Larson are comics playing cards
The new year is upon us and some of the comedians from All Things Comedy – Al Madrigal, Bill Burr,… MORE Bill Burr, Al Madrigal, Bobby Lee, Eddie Pepitone, and Jay Larson are comics playing cards appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
2017 in review: The 50 best comedy albums and specials #20 to #11
#50-#41 | #40-#31 | #30-#21 | #20-#11 | #10-#1 As we close the book on 2017, The Laugh Button staff… MORE 2017 in review: The 50 best comedy albums and specials #20 to #11 appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
All Things Comedy mounting first festival in Phoenix for October 2017
The folks at All Things Comedy are putting on their first-ever ATC festival this October in Phoenix. The podcast network founded by Al Madrigal and Bill Burr will celebrate their wide-ranging community of funny folks from Oct. 26-29, 2017, at Stand Up Live in Phoenix. Lineup so far includes many of ... [Read More]
“I’m Dying Up Here” renewed for a second season by Showtime
Showtime announced the pickup of its period stand-up comedy series, I’m Dying Up Here for a second season. The show,… MORE “I’m Dying Up Here” renewed for a second season by Showtime appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
“I’m Dying Up Here” renewed for a second season by Showtime
Showtime announced the pickup of its period stand-up comedy series, I’m Dying Up Here for a second season. The show,… MORE “I’m Dying Up Here” renewed for a second season by Showtime appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Showtime renews I’m Dying Up Here for Season 2
Fans of 1970s nostalgia about the stand-up comedy scene in Hollywood rejoice! Showtime has picked up I’m Dying Up Here for a second season. From the press release: SHOWTIME is picking up its drama series about the art of comedy, I’M DYING UP HERE, for a second season, it was announc... [Read More]