Ten TV Comedy Myths Put to Rest (Hopefully)
Who doesn’t like to collect neat little bits of trivia about their favorite TV shows? People with more important things to do, probably, but this isn’t about them. Hell, if you’ve got the time, why not obsess over the stuff that interests you? You never know when you might end up o... [Read More]
Andy Kaufman Gets Illustrated in ‘Is This Guy for Real?’
Around 2010, I worked at a coffee shop for a man who believed Andy Kaufman was still alive. It had been a generation since Kaufman’s apparent death, in 1984, from lung cancer. My old manager isn’t alone, either; Kaufman’s career onstage included comedy, songs, impersonations, wrest... [Read More]
Bob Zmuda’s ‘Fitzdog Radio’ Interview with Greg Fitzsimmons Represents Cringe-Listening at Its Finest
Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. For fans of morbidly fascinating podcast trainwrecks, there is nothing quite like the anger and acrimony of a walkout. The walkout represents the ultimate breakdown of civility, when a podcas... [Read More]
New Netflix doc shows how method Jim Carrey got while filming Andy Kaufman movie
Jim & Andy is a new Netflix documentary set to hit the streaming service on November 17th. It documents the… MORE New Netflix doc shows how method Jim Carrey got while filming Andy Kaufman movie appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
New Netflix doc shows how method Jim Carrey got while filming Andy Kaufman movie
Jim & Andy is a new Netflix documentary set to hit the streaming service on November 17th. It documents the… MORE New Netflix doc shows how method Jim Carrey got while filming Andy Kaufman movie appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Watch the Trailer for Netflix’s ‘Man on the Moon’ Documentary ‘Jim & Andy’
Last month it was announced that Chris Smith’s Man on the Moon documentary, Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond – The Story of Jim Carrey & Andy Kaufman Featuring a Very Special, Contractually Obligated Mention of Tony Clifton, had found a home on Netflix, and today the streaming networ... [Read More]
The Behind-the-Scenes ‘Man on the Moon’ Documentary ‘Jim & Andy’ Is Heading to Netflix
A behind-the-scenes documentary about Jim Carrey’s experience channeling Andy Kaufman for the 1999 biopic Man on the Moon is heading to Netflix. Titled Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond – The Story of Jim Carrey & Andy Kaufman Featuring a Very Special, Contractually Obligated Mention ... [Read More]
Jim Carrey Looks Back at Playing Andy Kaufman: “It Was Psychotic at Times”
Earlier this week, a behind-the-scenes documentary about Jim Carrey’s work on the 1999 Andy Kaufman biopic Man on the Moon premiered at the Venice Film Festival, and it sounds like a fascinating watch. The documentary – titled Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond – The Story of Jim Car... [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]
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]