Dave Flebotte talks inside comedy baseball of his Showtime series with Jim Carrey, “I’m Dying Up Here”
I’m Dying Up Here almost didn’t survive to a second season. Dave Flebotte, who with Jim Carrey created the Showtime adaptation of William Knoedelseder’s best-seller about The Comedy Store in the 1970s, told me over the phone last week that when Showtime gave them “a... [Read More]
Happy Independence Day! Here’s a supercut of Bill Burr roasting everything
It’s the 4th of July! The celebration of America. We can’t think of a more American art than stand-up comedy… MORE Happy Independence Day! Here’s a supercut of Bill Burr roasting everything appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Steve Byrne writing and directing a movie about the life of an “Opening Act”
“‪I wrote a film while on the road about starting off as a comic on the road. Now it’s officially happening. Proud to be directing this with an incredible cast and crew.” So said stand-up comedian Steve Byrne, who previously starred in the TBS sitcom Sullivan & Son from 2... [Read More]
Bill Burr goes on “Conan” to talk about The Patriots losing the Super Bowl
Both Conan O’Brian and Bill Burr are Boston natives, which means they’re both diehard New England Patriots fans as well.… MORE Bill Burr goes on “Conan” to talk about The Patriots losing the Super Bowl appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Bill Burr goes on “Conan” to talk about The Patriots losing the Super Bowl
Both Conan O’Brian and Bill Burr are Boston natives, which means they’re both diehard New England Patriots fans as well.… MORE Bill Burr goes on “Conan” to talk about The Patriots losing the Super Bowl appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Crashing in on Pete Holmes: talking about season 2 of “Crashing”
Portraying stand-up comedy on the screen in a narrative form is nothing new. It is something that Hollywood has really… MORE Crashing in on Pete Holmes: talking about season 2 of “Crashing” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Crashing in on Pete Holmes: talking about season 2 of “Crashing”
Portraying stand-up comedy on the screen in a narrative form is nothing new. It is something that Hollywood has really… MORE Crashing in on Pete Holmes: talking about season 2 of “Crashing” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Bert Kreischer launches a web series “Something’s Burning,” subjects Bill Burr and Tom Segura to his cooking
Once again, the hilarious comedians of All Things Comedy got together to make a fun web video. This time around… MORE Bert Kreischer launches a web series “Something’s Burning,” subjects Bill Burr and Tom Segura to his cooking appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Bill Burr, Al Madrigal, Bobby Lee, Eddie Pepitone, and Jay Larson are comics playing cards
The new year is upon us and some of the comedians from All Things Comedy – Al Madrigal, Bill Burr,… MORE Bill Burr, Al Madrigal, Bobby Lee, Eddie Pepitone, and Jay Larson are comics playing cards appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
2017 in review: The 50 best comedy albums and specials #10 to #1
#50-#41 | #40-#31 | #30-#21 | #20-#11 | #10-#1 As we close the book on 2017, The Laugh Button staff… MORE 2017 in review: The 50 best comedy albums and specials #10 to #1 appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]