Catching Up with Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy
My first exposure to what would become branded as Blue Collar Comedy was when I was a little kid attending a church talent show in Moundsville, West Virginia. There was a guy who donned a tucked-in flannel and just went up and read a bunch of Jeff Foxworthy’s “You might be a redneck&rdqu... [Read More]
Neal Brennan Is Developing a Weekly Late Night Series at Fox
Neal Brennan might get his very own late night show. According to Variety, Fox has ordered a pilot presentation for a weekly late night series executive produced, directed, written, and hosted by the standup, Chappelle’s Show co-creator, and occasional Daily Show guest. The... [Read More]
Neal Brennan Is Developing a Weekly Late Night Series at Fox
Neal Brennan might get his very own late night show. According to Variety, Fox has ordered a pilot presentation for a weekly late night series executive produced, directed, written, and hosted by the standup, Chappelle’s Show co-creator, and occasional Daily Show guest. The... [Read More]
A conversation with Vulture’s Jesse David Fox about Good One podcast and Vulture Festival LA
After our obligatory Portlandia conversation, myself calling from Portland, Vulture Senior Editor Jesse David Fox was quick to joke, “Is… MORE A conversation with Vulture’s Jesse David Fox about Good One podcast and Vulture Festival LA appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Fox Is Developing a Comedy Series by Morgan Murphy
Morgan Murphy has a new TV project in the works. According to Variety, the network has given a script order to a multi-cam comedy by Murphy that’s set in “the world’s most colorful bar in Mexico.” The untitled series centers on a man “who moves back to his hometown to o... [Read More]
Seth Meyers Takes “A Closer Look” at Fox News’s Hillary Clinton-Obsessed Alternate Reality
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers takes “A Closer Look” at how Trump has managed to turn even his condolence calls to Gold Star families into an opportunity to brag about himself, which is in turn an opportunity for Fox News to shower him with... [Read More]
7 of the Most Confusing Twists in Comedy History
There’s no shortage of confusing behavior going on in the entertainment industry. At this stage, the job description for becoming a celebrity might as well include something about carrying on in ways that nobody can understand. Comedians are generally the only ones we can turn to in order to m... [Read More]
Jerrod Carmichael puts two sitcoms into development at FOX, one with Lil Rel, one with Nate Bargatze
Jerrod Carmichael locked in a two’fer at FOX this week. Carmichael recently inked an overall development deal with the network… MORE Jerrod Carmichael puts two sitcoms into development at FOX, one with Lil Rel, one with Nate Bargatze appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Fox Is Developing a Jerrod Carmichael-Produced Comedy Starring Lil Rel Howery
Last month, Jerrod Carmichael signed a two-year overall deal with 20th Century Fox Television to develop and produce new TV projects, and his first project for the network was announced today. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Carmichael and his fellow Carmichael Show executive producer Mike Scul... [Read More]
Fox Developing ‘Bastards’ Siblings Comedy from Ed Weeks and ‘Independence Day: Resurgence’ Writers
Independence Day: Resurgence writers Nicholas Wright and James A. Woods have teamed up with Mindy Project’s Ed Weeks for a new comedy in the works at Fox. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the network has given a put-pilot commitment to a single-cam family comedy from the trio called B... [Read More]