Why the World of Standup Is Both the Best and Worst Place to Battle Mental Illness
The initial scenes of the pilot episode of I’m Dying Up Here – Showtime’s new dramedy set in early 1970s Los Angeles about the toils of emerging stars in the local standup comedy scene – are a con job. The audience is hijacked by cameras in love with a beautiful, brooding-but... [Read More]
Denver’s High Plains Comedy Festival announces first wave of performers, with The Grawlix, Todd Glass, My Favorite Murder and many more
The High Plains Comedy Festival takes over Denver this August 24th – 26th, and the first wave of performers and… MORE Denver’s High Plains Comedy Festival announces first wave of performers, with The Grawlix, Todd Glass, My Favorite Murder and many more appeared first on The ... [Read More]
Denver’s High Plains Comedy Festival announces first wave of performers, with The Grawlix, Todd Glass, My Favorite Murder and many more
The High Plains Comedy Festival takes over Denver this August 24th – 26th, and the first wave of performers and… MORE Denver’s High Plains Comedy Festival announces first wave of performers, with The Grawlix, Todd Glass, My Favorite Murder and many more appeared first on The ... [Read More]
Denver’s High Plains Comedy Festival announces first wave of performers, with The Grawlix, Todd Glass, My Favorite Murder and many more
The High Plains Comedy Festival takes over Denver this August 24th – 26th, and the first wave of performers and… MORE Denver’s High Plains Comedy Festival announces first wave of performers, with The Grawlix, Todd Glass, My Favorite Murder and many more appeared first on The ... [Read More]
Denver’s High Plains Comedy Festival announces first wave of performers, with The Grawlix, Todd Glass, My Favorite Murder and many more
The High Plains Comedy Festival takes over Denver this August 24th – 26th, and the first wave of performers and… MORE Denver’s High Plains Comedy Festival announces first wave of performers, with The Grawlix, Todd Glass, My Favorite Murder and many more appeared first on The ... [Read More]
Comedy Central’s Colossal Clusterfest special
In case you missed it, here’s a little bit of what went down at Comedy Central’s first-ever Colossal Clusterfest festival in San Francisco over the weekend. Courtesy of a 90-minute TV special on Comedy Central, hosted by Chris Hardwick, with highlights from network programming like Broad... [Read More]
Comedy Central orders new series, The New Negroes, Taskmaster, and Corporate for 2017
Comedy Central’s new development slate for 2017-2018 includes three new series orders, with a game show hosted by Reggie Watts, an adaptation of live show The New Negroes starring Baron Vaughn and Open Mike Eagle, and a new scripted series called Corporate. These new series, combined with the ... [Read More]
Baron Vaughn on ‘Fatherless,’ ‘MST3K,’ and the Ocean of Joy
On top of being a standup comedian and a classically trained actor, Baron Vaughn will soon make his debut as robot Tom Servo in the Mystery Science Theater 3000 reboot premiering April 14th on Netflix. He is well known for his role on the hit show Grace and Frankie alongside comedy legends Lily Toml... [Read More]