Emmy consideration for “American Vandal” cannot be overlooked
Netflix’s original series, American Vandal is easily one of the most hilarious breakout series the streaming giant put forth this… MORE Emmy consideration for “American Vandal” cannot be overlooked appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
NBC first broadcast TV network to launch own TV-based podcast network
NBC has become the first American broadcast TV network to launch its own podcast network that complements its primetime programming. The NBC Entertainment Podcast Network has launched this summer with podcasts devoted to Late Night with Seth Meyers, American Ninja Warrior and The Good Place.&nb... [Read More]
‘Wet Hot American Summer: The Annotated Screenplay’ to Be Released in October
Wet Hot fans, rejoice, because David Wain and Michael Showalter have something extra special coming out this fall. On Twitter today, Wain announced that he and Showalter will be releasing Wet Hot American Summer: The Annotated Screenplay. The book features a preface by Jesse... [Read More]
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]
Gad Elmaleh Lives the ‘American Dream’ in the Trailer for His Netflix Standup Special
Gad Elmaleh’s second Netflix standup special debuts next month, and the streaming network recently released a trailer. Titled Gad Elmaleh: American Dream, the special was taped at The Town Hall in New York and covers Elmaleh’s “experiences moving from Paris to New York, struggling ... [Read More]
TBS Renews ‘Full Frontal’ and ‘American Dad,’ Sets Premiere Date for ‘The Last O.G.’
TBS just announced a pile of comedy news. First up is a double-season renewal for Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, which will keep the show on the air through the 2020 election. Also given a double-season renewal is Seth MacFarlane’s animated series American Dad, which will be paired up with ne... [Read More]
Watch Jaboukie Young-White make his “Tonight Show” debut
Jaboukie Young-White is having a moment, not only did he just make the move to Los Angeles and is also… MORE Watch Jaboukie Young-White make his “Tonight Show” debut appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Fall Comedy Reads: ‘Jack Benny and the Golden Age of American Radio Comedy’
Welcome to our Fall Comedy Reads series, where we take a closer look at some of the newly released comedy-related books worth checking out this month. In 1937, while visiting Los Angeles, British journalist Austin J. Putnam described the “Seven Wonders of Hollywood.” His list included re... [Read More]
Netflix Renews ‘American Vandal’ for a Second Season
More American Vandal is in the works. According to Variety, Netflix handed out a season 2 renewal to Dan Perrault and Tony Yacenda’s mockumentary series today, which will consist of 8 episodes and debut sometime next year. The Funny or Die-produced series premiered its first season last month.... [Read More]
Netflix’s ‘American Vandal’ Is More Than a One-Note Dick Joke
American Vandal promises satire that will puncture the self-importance of Netflix’s own entries in the true crime genre, like Making a Murderer and The Keepers. By moving the setting to a high school in California and making the central crime 27 spray-painted dicks, American Vandal seemed pois... [Read More]