The Birthday Boys Return With A Little Seasoning Two
The Birthday Boys are back! The seven-man UCB alum sketch team returns to IFC for Season 2 on October 17th at 11:30PM. After successful debut season, the Boys continue to be ground-breaking with their narrative form of sketch comedy. Capturing the spotlight on cable, IFC rolls out the new seaso... [Read More]
 
Jerrod Carmichael’s First Stand-up Special is on His Own Terms
Jerrod Carmichael celebrated the release of his HBO comedy special in a way that was most true to him: eating Krispy Kreme donuts, drinking champagne, and doing stand-up comedy. A few nights before his first stand-up special “Love at the Store” was to air, Carmichael hosted a show a... [Read More]
 
Robin Williams Dead at 63 From Possible Suicide
Legendary actor/comedian Robin Williams was found dead Monday morning at the age of 63.  The Coroner Divisions of the Sheriff’s Office in Marin County, California suspects the cause of death was due to suicide by way of asphyxiation.  A complete investigation... [Read More]
 
Neko White: The Intro of the Whole Story
At fourteen years old, a teenager is getting ready for high school.  Trying out for sports, joining after school clubs, and starting to date are things one does commonly at that age.  For Neko White, being fourteen also meant becoming a stand-up comedian.  After seven years in, the no... [Read More]
 
EXCLUSIVE: Weird Al Yankovic Celebrates First Number 1 Album, “Mandatory Fun”, Reveals Upcoming Projects, Announces Tour [Video]
After finishing an eight day internet tour of premiering a new music video everyday, Weird Al Yankovic earned the number one spot on the Billboard 200 this week. His biggest hit from the “Mandatory Fun” album, “Tacky”, parodies Pharrell’s “Happy”, and is fi... [Read More]
 
‘Skinny Sundays’ Review Featuring Interviews with Brent Morin, Jerrod Carmichael (Video)
While the rest of Los Angeles winds down before another work week, Skinny Sundays gives comedy fans a chance to end their weekend on a high note. The monthly show at the Hollywood Improv is produced by Joey DePaolo and Sam Varela and has established itself as a hot-ticket event drawing great crowds ... [Read More]
 
Meet The Comics: Miguel Dalmau, Chris Lamberth, & Dan Perlman
It’s that time again ladies and gents to Meet the Comics!  In this edition, AmericasComedy got to hang with three up and coming comics who rock the mics in New York City and are on their grind daily.  Miguel Dalmau, Chris Lamberth, and Dan Perlman keep full schedules by balancin... [Read More]
 
‘Can I Kick It?’ Exclusive Backstage Interview with Al Jackson, Tone Bell, Rob Christensen (Video)
Can I Kick It? has only had two outings and has already proved to be a refreshingly creative take on the commentary style comedy show. Al Jackson, Tone Bell, and Rob Christensen took the stage at the Westside Comedy Theater in Santa Monica to show their appreciation for old school hip hop and also t... [Read More]
 
Jim Florentine: Fearlessy Funny
The world has become a very politically correct place.  Whether the intent was for a good reason or out of fear of those complaining, the conversation has lost its honesty.  Enter the comedian.  Even more specifically, enter Jim Florentine.  Co-host of VH1 Classic’s That Me... [Read More]
 
Craig Gass: That’s What He Said
It is said in comedy, a comic spends the beginning of their career finding their voice.  For stand up comedian Craig Gass, it took those early years to find multiple voices.  The dynamic impressionist has been wowing audiences for years with his spot on impressions of celebrities such as A... [Read More]