Congrats to these comedians and comedies at the 2018 Creative Arts Emmys
Over two nights last weekend, the Creative Arts Emmys celebrated many of the comedic efforts on TV and whatever you call TV in 2018. Among the first-time winners: Chris Redd and Kenan Thompson (pictured above) for writing the Saturday Night Live music video “Come Back Barack” (Outstandin... [Read More]
Chris Redd at Montreal’s Just For Laughs 2018
Chris Redd experienced a breakout summer in 2016, first as a scene-stealer in the The Lonely Island’s movie Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping, then as a New Face at Montreal’s Just For Laughs, and finally as an almost-hire at Saturday Night Live. My bad on that almost part. (Understatem... [Read More]
SNL spoofs NBC Chicago slate of TV shows with Chicago Improv, a loving tribute to iO
Improv gets a bad rap from stand-up comedians, but when Saturday Night Live roasts its own, it does so like this short video from the 43rd season finale, Chicago Improv. The sketch imagines NBC stretching for ideas after already green-lighting three dramas from Dick Wolf with Chicago in the title an... [Read More]
SNL cast members start the show with their mothers for Mother’s Day 2018
By now, you’re well past used to seeing Saturday Night Live open cold at 11:30 p.m. Eastern with a political sketch lampooning Trump. Not this Saturday night. Instead, 10 cast members from SNL — Aidy Bryant, Kenan Thompson, Melissa Villaseñor, Mikey Day, Luke Null, Chris Redd... [Read More]
SNL cast members start the show with their mothers for Mother’s Day 2018
By now, you’re well past used to seeing Saturday Night Live open cold at 11:30 p.m. Eastern with a political sketch lampooning Trump. Not this Saturday night. Instead, 10 cast members from SNL — Aidy Bryant, Kenan Thompson, Melissa Villaseñor, Mikey Day, Luke Null, Chris Redd... [Read More]
Donald Glover is not impressed by dominoes on these “Saturday Night Live” promos
This weekend Donald Glover is pulling double duty on Saturday Night Live, both hosting the show and performing Childish Gambino… MORE Donald Glover is not impressed by dominoes on these “Saturday Night Live” promos appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Donald Glover is not impressed by dominoes on these “Saturday Night Live” promos
This weekend Donald Glover is pulling double duty on Saturday Night Live, both hosting the show and performing Childish Gambino… MORE Donald Glover is not impressed by dominoes on these “Saturday Night Live” promos appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
John Mulaney wrote two sketches from this weekend’s “Saturday Night Live” almost 10 years ago
It’s no secret that sometimes sketches don’t make it to air when Saturday Night Live kicks off at 11:30pm. Thousands… MORE John Mulaney wrote two sketches from this weekend’s “Saturday Night Live” almost 10 years ago appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
John Mulaney re-introduces himself to the public in this week’s “Saturday Night Live” promos
John Mulaney is hosting Saturday Night Live this weekend. It’s the first time hosting for the comedian, but not his… MORE John Mulaney re-introduces himself to the public in this week’s “Saturday Night Live” promos appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [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]