“Wayne’s World” turns 25 today
Wayne’s World, the film that rocketed SNL cast members Mike Meyers and Dana Carvey to immortal fame, was released on… MORE “Wayne’s World” turns 25 today appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Episode #125: Dana Carvey
One of the all-time greatest cast members of Saturday Night Live, Dana Carvey found his comedy greatness early, winning the San Francisco Comedy Competition when he was 22, then co-starring in a sitcom with Mickey Rooney and a young Nathan Lane, and a bit part in This Is Spinal Tap. Carvey joined SN... [Read More]
Episode #125: Dana Carvey
One of the all-time greatest cast members of Saturday Night Live, Dana Carvey found his comedy greatness early, winning the San Francisco Comedy Competition when he was 22, then co-starring in a sitcom with Mickey Rooney and a young Nathan Lane, and a bit part in This Is Spinal Tap. Carvey joined SN... [Read More]
The 16 best comedic presidential performances in film and television
Many actors and actresses over the years have played, in both film and television, just about every President this country has ever had. And there have been plenty who have also portrayed fictional ones as well. Some more memorable than others. We’ve put together a list of the 16 best comedic ... [Read More]
The 16 best comedic presidential performances in film and television
Many actors and actresses over the years have played, in both film and television, just about every President this country has ever had. And there have been plenty who have also portrayed fictional ones as well. Some more memorable than others. We’ve put together a list of the 16 best comedic ... [Read More]
Benedict Cumberbatch Brought His Calming Charms to the Last ‘SNL’ Before the Election
SNL has spent plenty of time tearing apart this year’s crop of presidential candidates and all the crazy shit they’ve gotten into, but this week’s episode — the last before election day (not counting Monday night’s election special) — chose not to focus on the neg... [Read More]
Benedict Cumberbatch Brought His Calming Charms to the Last ‘SNL’ Before the Election
SNL has spent plenty of time tearing apart this year’s crop of presidential candidates and all the crazy shit they’ve gotten into, but this week’s episode — the last before election day (not counting Monday night’s election special) — chose not to focus on the neg... [Read More]
Review: Dana Carvey’s “Straight White Male, 60” on Netflix
Dana Carvey changed the game when it comes to comedy via celebrity impersonations. Did you know that? I'm not sure I truly did until I reflected on his new Netflix stand-up special, coming out today as it does on the weekend before the 2016 elections, and how differently we treat the art now than we... [Read More]
Review: Dana Carvey’s “Straight White Male, 60” on Netflix
Dana Carvey changed the game when it comes to comedy via celebrity impersonations. Did you know that? I'm not sure I truly did until I reflected on his new Netflix stand-up special, coming out today as it does on the weekend before the 2016 elections, and how differently we treat the art now than we... [Read More]