Yes, it’s true, “Arrested Development” is getting a fifth season on Netflix
All our wishes have finally come true: Arrested Development is coming back with a whole new fifth season. Earlier this… MORE Yes, it’s true, “Arrested Development” is getting a fifth season on Netflix appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
When Feig, Apatow, Cross, and Hodgson Spun the ‘TV Wheel’
What innovations are there in television? Multi-camera filming, laugh tracks, color, the variety show, cable, reality TV, HD, digital filming, and a handful of other landmarks (including a few major ones I’m sure I’m forgetting) that have sprung up. The point is, in nearly 100 years of t... [Read More]
2016 in review: The 50 best comedy albums and specials #20 to #11
It’s that time of year again, The Laugh Button staff sat in a room and slugged it out to determine… MORE 2016 in review: The 50 best comedy albums and specials #20 to #11 appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Comedy’s 2017 Grammy Awards nominations announced
The 59th Grammy Nominations have arrived. Comedy, no stranger to the awards boasts a big list of heavy hitters for 2017. In the mix are David Cross’ first album in five years, Amy Schumer’s latest effort via HBO special turned album, Patton Oswalt’s Emmy winning album, as well as T... [Read More]
Here are your comedians nominated for 59th Annual Grammy Awards in 2017
Amy Schumer scored big with Grammy nominations in two categories this morning -- not only for Best Comedy Album for the audio version of her HBO special, Live at the Apollo, but also in Best Spoken Word Album for her narration of her memoir, The Girl With The Lower Back Tattoo. Patton Oswalt, who th... [Read More]
Here are your comedians nominated for 59th Annual Grammy Awards in 2017
Amy Schumer scored big with Grammy nominations in two categories this morning -- not only for Best Comedy Album for the audio version of her HBO special, Live at the Apollo, but also in Best Spoken Word Album for her narration of her memoir, The Girl With The Lower Back Tattoo. Patton Oswalt, who th... [Read More]
Navigating ‘Pilot Season’ with Sarah Silverman and Sam Seder
If you want to make a movie, you can. That’s not to say it won’t take a lot of work from a lot of friends, and potentially, even more money, but it can be done. Twenty years ago, not so much. That’s what makes the 1997 film Who’s the Caboose? incredible. Co-written and direct... [Read More]
Navigating ‘Pilot Season’ with Sarah Silverman and Sam Seder
If you want to make a movie, you can. That’s not to say it won’t take a lot of work from a lot of friends, and potentially, even more money, but it can be done. Twenty years ago, not so much. That’s what makes the 1997 film Who’s the Caboose? incredible. Co-written and direct... [Read More]
Navigating ‘Pilot Season’ with Sarah Silverman and Sam Seder
If you want to make a movie, you can. That’s not to say it won’t take a lot of work from a lot of friends, and potentially, even more money, but it can be done. Twenty years ago, not so much. That’s what makes the 1997 film Who’s the Caboose? incredible. Co-written and direct... [Read More]
David Cross Demonstrates a Typical David Cross Standup Show Audience Member Walkout
Here’s a clip from David Cross’s appearance on last night’s Conan, where he tells O’Brien how common walkouts are during standup shows on his Making America Great Again tour. To illustrate, Cross reenacted one woman’s very loud, belligerent walkout during his performanc... [Read More]