Patton Oswalt gives praise to Gary Gulman and Shane Torres for two killer bits he’s envious of
Patton Oswalt was recently the guest on the Vulture podcast, Good One hosted by Jesse David Fox. The point of… MORE Patton Oswalt gives praise to Gary Gulman and Shane Torres for two killer bits he’s envious of appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Here’s a look at Lil Rel Howery’s new FOX sitcom, “Rel”
This week is Upfronts and you know what that means, all the networks are out there showing off their Fall… MORE Here’s a look at Lil Rel Howery’s new FOX sitcom, “Rel” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Here’s a look at Lil Rel Howery’s new FOX sitcom, “Rel”
This week is Upfronts and you know what that means, all the networks are out there showing off their Fall… MORE Here’s a look at Lil Rel Howery’s new FOX sitcom, “Rel” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Things Are Looking Up for the Recently Canceled ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’
Thanks to an outpouring of fans after the news broke yesterday that Fox had canceled Brooklyn Nine-Nine, it appears to be extremely likely the show will find another home. According to a new report from The Hollywood Reporter, Universal Television “has plans to fight to revive the series&rdquo... [Read More]
Fox Cancels ‘The Mick,’ ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine,’ and ‘The Last Man on Earth’
It’s a comedy bloodbath over at Fox today, with cancellations going out to three comedies. First up is the cancellation of Will Forte’s The Last Man on Earth, which aired its season 4 finale just a few days ago. In addition, Fox has canceled The Mick and Brooklyn Nine-Nine after two and ... [Read More]
Hank Azaria is ready to stop providing the stereotypical voice of Apu on “The Simpsons”
Despite the defensive stance the writers on The Simpsons took just weeks ago about their Apu problem, the white man who’s voiced Apu from the start has said he’s finally ready to stop doing so, based on hearing the complaints from the Indian-American community. Hank Azaria, appearing thi... [Read More]
The Simpsons ineptly defends Apu as once upon a time “applauded and inoffensive”
On Sunday night’s episode of The Simpsons, the writers had little Lisa give advice to her mom about something or other, using it instead as an opportunity to defend themselves against charges of racism for having a white actor voice an Indian character with a heavily stereotyped accent. &ldquo... [Read More]
This week on TV: “New Girl” returns for its final run while Wyatt Cenac finds problem areas
Buckle up because it’s the beginning of the end for FOX’s New Girl. The sitcom that introduced us to the… MORE This week on TV: “New Girl” returns for its final run while Wyatt Cenac finds problem areas appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ Boils Down the Justice System in a Moving Bottle Episode
Genie in a Bottle is a recurring feature where each week a different bottle episode (an episode set entirely in one location, often designed to save money) from a comedy series is examined. “Man, this guy is a good murderer!” “There’s got to be some way to break him.” B... [Read More]
Sinbad to Play Lil Rel Howery’s Dad in Fox Comedy Pilot ‘Rel’
Back in January, Fox added a half-hour comedy pilot starring Lil Rel Howery called Rel, and now the project has added another star to the cast. According to Deadline, Sinbad will star alongside Howery in the Jerrod Carmichael-produced multi-cam comedy, which centers on Howery as “a prideful, s... [Read More]