Joel Kim Booster’s Unlikely Path to Standup Stardom
Joel Kim Booster is the prince of unusual beginnings. As a baby, he was adopted by white, conservative, religious Midwesterners, an experience he sums up this way: “As you can imagine, it was a little weird growing up in the Midwest with this face and that family. I literally knew I was gay be... [Read More]
The ‘unSOLVABLE’ Talents of Betsy Kenney and Dara Katz
We’ve called them “Genre Queens,” and we stand by it. Between Bounty Hunters , The Place We Live (TPWL), and now unSOLVABLE, co-creators Betsy Kenney and Dara Katz have flexed their parody muscles on action flicks, ’90s dramas about twenty-somethings built for ... [Read More]
Jim Jefferies: “I Was Stupid to Think That People Like Harvey Weinstein Were Rare”
Here’s a clip from last night’s Jim Jefferies Show, where Jefferies recaps the Harvey Weinstein scandal and points out that the issue isn’t just about Weinstein, and it isn’t an issue that’s partisan —  it’s an issue that all men need to address and tak... [Read More]
Jim Jefferies apologizes on-air to women: “We can do better”
The Jim Jefferies Show has pleasantly surprised since its start earlier this year on Comedy Central. On last night’s episode, Jefferies did what hardly anyone else in late-night comedy has dared to do — take the jokes about Harvey Weinstein and reflect them back upon himself. After skewe... [Read More]
Ivo Graham: Educated Guess review – Eton schooldays and leftie laughs
Soho theatre, LondonThere’s plenty to admire in Graham’s new show, including a teenage appearance on The Weakest Link and a fresh-minted routine about the £1 coin‘Push the envelope, but don’t lose sight of the envelope.” Ivo Graham’s show is full of nifty co... [Read More]
Anthony DeVito gets animated in this clip from his debut album, “Dream Occupation”
You might’ve just seen comedian Anthony DeVito on his Comedy Central Half Hour just a few weeks back. He also… MORE Anthony DeVito gets animated in this clip from his debut album, “Dream Occupation” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Anthony DeVito gets animated in this clip from his debut album, “Dream Occupation”
You might’ve just seen comedian Anthony DeVito on his Comedy Central Half Hour just a few weeks back. He also… MORE Anthony DeVito gets animated in this clip from his debut album, “Dream Occupation” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Exclusive: Listen to two tracks from Mike Brody album Sell Me A Bridge, out Oct. 27
When NBA star forward Kevin Love left the Timberwolves to join LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, stand-up comedian Mike Brody – like most sports fans in Minnesota – was all sorts of bummed. But Brody turned his pain into comedy and his comedy into nearly three million views on Yo... [Read More]
Exclusive: Listen to two tracks from Mike Brody album Sell Me A Bridge, out Oct. 27
When NBA star forward Kevin Love left the Timberwolves to join LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, stand-up comedian Mike Brody – like most sports fans in Minnesota – was all sorts of bummed. But Brody turned his pain into comedy and his comedy into nearly three million views on Yo... [Read More]
Exclusive: Listen to two tracks from Mike Brody album Sell Me A Bridge, out Oct. 27
When NBA star forward Kevin Love left the Timberwolves to join LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, stand-up comedian Mike Brody – like most sports fans in Minnesota – was all sorts of bummed. But Brody turned his pain into comedy and his comedy into nearly three million views on Yo... [Read More]