Dave Flebotte talks inside comedy baseball of his Showtime series with Jim Carrey, “I’m Dying Up Here”
I’m Dying Up Here almost didn’t survive to a second season. Dave Flebotte, who with Jim Carrey created the Showtime adaptation of William Knoedelseder’s best-seller about The Comedy Store in the 1970s, told me over the phone last week that when Showtime gave them “a... [Read More]
Erik Griffin is an AmERIKan Warrior
Many comics make bold statements. That is primarily because it is so easy to make one. For a comic to… MORE Erik Griffin is an AmERIKan Warrior appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
This week on TV: Erik Griffin is an American Warrior and Julian McCullough might be a man
This week, all eyes on on Friday night as two great comedians are set to premiere new stand-up comedy specials.… MORE This week on TV: Erik Griffin is an American Warrior and Julian McCullough might be a man appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Erik Griffin covers the art of protesting in his new special, “AmERIKan Warrior”
Erik Griffin is about to release his next stand-up special for Showtime on June 8th. Griffin has a longterm working… MORE Erik Griffin covers the art of protesting in his new special, “AmERIKan Warrior” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Season 2 of Showtime’s comedian drama, “I’m Dying Up Here” returns May 6th
Season 2 of Showtime’s comedian drama series I’m Dying Up Here is scheduled to drop on May 6th. The show,… MORE Season 2 of Showtime’s comedian drama, “I’m Dying Up Here” returns May 6th appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Check out a clip from Erik Griffin’s new album, “The Ugly Truth”
This Friday (September 22nd) Erik Griffin’s new comedy album, The Ugly Truth will hit shelves as an album. You might… MORE Check out a clip from Erik Griffin’s new album, “The Ugly Truth” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
“I’m Dying Up Here” renewed for a second season by Showtime
Showtime announced the pickup of its period stand-up comedy series, I’m Dying Up Here for a second season. The show,… MORE “I’m Dying Up Here” renewed for a second season by Showtime appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
“I’m Dying Up Here” renewed for a second season by Showtime
Showtime announced the pickup of its period stand-up comedy series, I’m Dying Up Here for a second season. The show,… MORE “I’m Dying Up Here” renewed for a second season by Showtime appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Showtime renews I’m Dying Up Here for Season 2
Fans of 1970s nostalgia about the stand-up comedy scene in Hollywood rejoice! Showtime has picked up I’m Dying Up Here for a second season. From the press release: SHOWTIME is picking up its drama series about the art of comedy, I’M DYING UP HERE, for a second season, it was announc... [Read More]
July 2017 Standup Roundup: Erik Griffin, Ari Shaffir, and Joe Mande
It’s actually nice that only three specials came out last month. We needed some room to breathe, take a break from our screens, get outside, and enjoy summer. Or just stay in our air conditioned apartments and binge on Ozark. In case you missed it, here’s a rundown of what dropped in Jul... [Read More]