Comedy Spit Roast mixes comedians and porn for Brazzers event
If the Comedy Central Roast of Bruce Willis wasn’t down and dirty enough for you, well, then Brazzers has a treat for you. The porn brand is putting on its first porn-themed comedy event, Brazzers Presents: Comedy Spit Roast, with Lisa Ann presiding over a dais that includes both comedians and... [Read More]
Debra DiGiovanni stops by “Conan” to talk about her obsession with horror movies
Debra DiGiovanni (human woman) was the guest comedian on Conan and she discusses why she really should stop watching as… MORE Debra DiGiovanni stops by “Conan” to talk about her obsession with horror movies appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Debra DiGiovanni on Conan
Debra DiGiovanni jokes that she looks great for her age not because of botox, but because of food. But as she noted in this performance on Conan, there’s something to be said about catcalling. Mostly because there are plenty of other things that scare Debra. Roll the clip. [Read More]
Adjusting to America with Canada's Sweetheart Debra DiGiovanni
by Kaitlynn E-A Smith Her charmingly playful persona is coupled with brutal honesty and quick delivery. More than that, her stats are impressive: she's performed at Montreal's Just for Laughs festival nine times, been awarded the Best Female Comic at the Canadian Comedy Award three times, and made i... [Read More]
Season two of “Stand Up and Deliver” on NUVOtv
The second season of NUVOtv's Stand Up & Deliver premieres tonight, with back-to-back episodes featuring headliners Maz Jobrani and Erik Griffin. It's hosted by Julissa Bermudez and Jose Sarduy, with four stand-up comedians showcased in each half-hour episode. After tonight's back-to-back episod... [Read More]
Lineups: Match Game tapings and Just For Laughs Montreal
Readers in the Toronto area can check out tapings of the upcoming season of the Comedy Network’s Match Game reboot (is it still fair to call it a “reboot” after the first season?). Tapings feature a mix of established names and up-and-comers,... [Read More]
Just For Laughs: Catching up with Hannibal Buress and Rob Delaney
Bands made of fish, octopus balls for meals and a photo bombing “Ace Venture look alike” are three wild things that sum up the craziness of the Just For Laughs festival in Montreal. The huge lineups of solid comedians only intensify this unique experience and we wouldn’t want it any other way. The H... [Read More]
Must cute blonde journalists act uninformed to get attention?
It’s been over a year since self-proclaimed “Canada’s Carrie Bradshaw” Leah McLaren informed Globe & Mail readers that female comedians are unfunny, and that this could be easily solved by simply changing all their material. Now it... [Read More]
Third Frames: Comedy Above the Pub LIVE
One of Third Beat’s new year’s resolutions is to hip you to comedy podcasts that my not have made it on your radar (yet). The full roundup of those recommendations is to come, but here’s one to get you started. Thursday night, Comedy Above Th... [Read More]
Samantha Bee named Canadian Comedy Person of the Year at 2011 awards
The 2011 Canadian Comedy Awards were handed out last night in Toronto, with The Daily Show with Jon Stewart correspondent Samantha Bee named Canadian Comedy Person of the Year. Bee beat out fellow nominees Howie Mandel, Russell Peters, Roger Abbott a... [Read More]