Big Apple Circus star clown out after admitting to sexual misconduct with a minor
Oh, Grandma. Barry Lubin, who starred as frontman for the Big Apple Circus as Grandma the Clown from 1982-2012 and again in 2017, abruptly resigned after admitting to coercing a 16-year-old in 2004 to posing for pornographic pictures. Lubin resigned on Friday, and The New York Times reported the new... [Read More]
‘Barry & Joe: The Animated Series’ In Development with Conan O’Brien Producing
An animated series starring a time-traveling Barack Obama and Joe Biden is currently in the works with some help from Conan O’Brien. According to Deadline, O’Brien is attached as an executive producer behind the series, titled Barry & Joe: The Animated Series, which is in develo... [Read More]
‘Barry & Joe: The Animated Series’ In Development with Conan O’Brien Producing
An animated series starring a time-traveling Barack Obama and Joe Biden is currently in the works with some help from Conan O’Brien. According to Deadline, O’Brien is attached as an executive producer behind the series, titled Barry & Joe: The Animated Series, which is in develo... [Read More]
‘Barry & Joe: The Animated Series’ In Development with Conan O’Brien Producing
An animated series starring a time-traveling Barack Obama and Joe Biden is currently in the works with some help from Conan O’Brien. According to Deadline, O’Brien is attached as an executive producer behind the series, titled Barry & Joe: The Animated Series, which is in develo... [Read More]
American comedy acts at the 2017 Edinburgh Fringe Festival
It only seems like there are a million other shows happening in Edinburgh each August. In fact, this month, the Ed Fringe is only hosting 3,781 different shows. Of those, only about show up in the filtered results for comedy from the United States. So if you’re looking for an American act, or ... [Read More]
Barry Rothbart on Standup, Acting, and ‘Downward Dog’
This year ABC’s Downward Dog became the first network sitcom ever to be accepted at the Sundance Film Festival. Not bad for a show about a talking dog. While the talking-animal concept is one critics generally deride, it’s the opposite for Downward Dog, which has received critical acclai... [Read More]
HBO Is Developing a TV Adaptation of 1997’s ‘Wag the Dog’
HBO wants to turn the 1997 political satire Wag the Dog into a television series. According to The Hollywood Reporter, original director Barry Levinson is attached to adapt Wag the Dog for TV in the form of a half-hour comedy for the network, which is described as “an ode to the classic film, ... [Read More]
Help Barry Crimmins recover from his car accident
If you haven’t heard, comedians Barry Crimmins and Kurt Metzger were in a car accident while on their You’re Making… MORE Help Barry Crimmins recover from his car accident appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Barry Crimmins talks about the state of stand-up on “Conan”
Barry Crimmins teaches Conan the word “dildoic,” which might come in handy the next four years… Former Air America Radio… MORE Barry Crimmins talks about the state of stand-up on “Conan” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Barry Crimmins talks about the state of stand-up on “Conan”
Barry Crimmins teaches Conan the word “dildoic,” which might come in handy the next four years… Former Air America Radio… MORE Barry Crimmins talks about the state of stand-up on “Conan” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]