Episode #198: Bill Hader with Alec Berg, HBO’s “Barry”
Bill Hader was nominated for three Emmy Awards for acting during his eight seasons as a cast member on Saturday Night Live, has written for South Park, lent his voice to animated hits such as Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs and Inside Out, and served up memorable supporting roles in the films Supe... [Read More]
Episode #198: Bill Hader with Alec Berg, HBO’s “Barry”
Bill Hader was nominated for three Emmy Awards for acting during his eight seasons as a cast member on Saturday Night Live, has written for South Park, lent his voice to animated hits such as Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs and Inside Out, and served up memorable supporting roles in the films Supe... [Read More]
This week on TV: “The Standups” return and “Barry” is a hit
This Tuesday, Netflix returns returning for a new season of its half-hour comedy series, The Standups a series that is… MORE This week on TV: “The Standups” return and “Barry” is a hit appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Diving Deep into the Business of Comedy with Barry Katz
Ask the average person on the street, “Who has had the widest reach in comedy over the last 30 years?” and you will surely get many different answers. Dave Chappelle? Bill Burr? Louis C.K.? Dane Cook? Whitney Cummings? They’ve all had career moments that set new standards in the bu... [Read More]
Chris Redd and Pete Davidson turn the Bill Hader love to 11 in this week’s “Saturday Night Live” promos
Bill Hader is returning to host Saturday Night Live this weekend. He’s out there making the press rounds in support… MORE Chris Redd and Pete Davidson turn the Bill Hader love to 11 in this week’s “Saturday Night Live” promos appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Barry Crimmins passes away at age 64
The world lost an intensely great comedian, Barry Crimmons has passed away of cancer at the age of 64. This… MORE Barry Crimmins passes away at age 64 appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
RIP Barry Crimmins
A month after revealing on Twitter that he’d been diagnosed with cancer and that his prognosis wasn’t a good one, comedian, activist, political satirist, and influential force and leader of the Boston comedy scene Barry Crimmins has died. Crimmins’s wife Helen, who is battling canc... [Read More]
R.I.P. Barry Crimmins (1953-2018)
He wasn’t from Boston, but Barry Crimmins accomplished more in the 1970s and 1980s to make the metropolitan area an artistically and financially profitable hub for comedy than any comedian, booker or club owner. He wasn’t Nicaraugan, but Crimmins traveled there to perform for the Sandina... [Read More]
Check Out the New Trailer for Bill Hader’s HBO Series ‘Barry’
Bill Hader heads to HBO next month with his very own show, Barry, and the network recently dropped a new trailer. Ordered to series back in 2016, the show stars Hader alongside Stephen Root, Sarah Goldberg, Glenn Fleshler, Anthony Carrigan, and Henry Winkler. Hader plays “a low-rent hitman in ... [Read More]
Check Out the New Trailer for Bill Hader’s HBO Series ‘Barry’
Bill Hader heads to HBO next month with his very own show, Barry, and the network recently dropped a new trailer. Ordered to series back in 2016, the show stars Hader alongside Stephen Root, Sarah Goldberg, Glenn Fleshler, Anthony Carrigan, and Henry Winkler. Hader plays “a low-rent hitman in ... [Read More]