The Kin of Comedy: What it’s like being related to some of the world’s most famous comedians
When you grow up with someone, it doesn’t matter if your father is George Carlin, or your brother is Sam… MORE The Kin of Comedy: What it’s like being related to some of the world’s most famous comedians appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
The Kin of Comedy: What it’s like being related to some of the world’s most famous comedians
When you grow up with someone, it doesn’t matter if your father is George Carlin, or your brother is Sam… MORE The Kin of Comedy: What it’s like being related to some of the world’s most famous comedians appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Meeting One of Andy Kaufman’s Earliest Mentors
Dan Pasternack is a comedy producer and programmer as well as a scribbler and superfan who loves alliterative couplets almost as much as he loves comedy. His passion and his professional life have brought him into contact with comedy legends and lore of the past and present. For each installment of ... [Read More]
Bob Zmuda on Gilbert Gottfried’s Podcast Provided a Fascinating Glimpse Into One of Comedy’s True Scoundrels
As he will be the first to let you know, Bob Zmuda is a very important man. He is, as he has doggedly chronicled through the decades, the man behind Andy Kaufman. In his fever to make his contributions to comedy history known far and wide, Zmuda had stopped just short of pushing for legislation [&he... [Read More]
Bob Zmuda on Gilbert Gottfried’s Podcast Provided a Fascinating Glimpse Into One of Comedy’s True Scoundrels
As he will be the first to let you know, Bob Zmuda is a very important man. He is, as he has doggedly chronicled through the decades, the man behind Andy Kaufman. In his fever to make his contributions to comedy history known far and wide, Zmuda had stopped just short of pushing for legislation [&he... [Read More]
Bob Zmuda on Gilbert Gottfried’s Podcast Provided a Fascinating Glimpse Into One of Comedy’s True Scoundrels
As he will be the first to let you know, Bob Zmuda is a very important man. He is, as he has doggedly chronicled through the decades, the man behind Andy Kaufman. In his fever to make his contributions to comedy history known far and wide, Zmuda had stopped just short of pushing for legislation [&he... [Read More]
Game Changers of Comedy: Andy Kaufman
Andy Kaufman was so skillful at his craft that 30 plus years after his death, some think the comic is still alive. Kaufman was known to be a bit of prankster. Many times, he would not let the audience in on the joke, often times leaving room filled with confusion and hatred. He thought of […]... [Read More]
Game Changers of Comedy: Andy Kaufman
Andy Kaufman was so skillful at his craft that 30 plus years after his death, some think the comic is still alive. Kaufman was known to be a bit of prankster. Many times, he would not let the audience in on the joke, often times leaving room filled with confusion and hatred. He thought of […]... [Read More]
You still won’t see George Carlin’s hologram performing at the National Comedy Center
Would you settle for Bernie Mac, Redd Foxx, Dean Martin and Andy Kaufman? The Hollywood Reporter reported tonight that a hologram of the late, great George Carlin would perform as a key piece of the soon-to-open National Comedy Center museum in Jamestown, N.Y., quoting the museum's chief curato... [Read More]
Redd Foxx and Andy Kaufman are hitting the road, as Holograms
The future is here. According to The New York Times, Redd Foxx and Andy Kaufman are heading out on tour. How is that possible you ask? Holograms. Back in 2013, there was much buzz when Tupac was revived from the dead in hologram form to perform live in concert alongside Snoop Dogg. Well, now is [&he... [Read More]