The Laugh Button Podcast: Seeing other people with Giulia Rozzi and Brooke Van Poppelen
Mark and Matt are joined in the studio by Giulia Rozzi and Brook Van Poppelen, two comedians who wrote and star in the web series, Seeing Other People, which just wrapped its first season. In addition, the gang discusses loves/likes of stand-up vs other elements of performing and writing comedy, why... [Read More]
 
Wet Hot American Summer Netflix prequel series gets July premiere date
Hello, Camp Firewood! Everything sure is coming up WHAS these days, isn’t it? First, they announced the prequel mini series, to be released on Netflix. Then we found out that the ENTIRE CAST would be returning. (Yup, even the Oscar nominees). Oh yeah, there was also Wet Hot American Summer: Th... [Read More]
 
Lonelygirl48 is not buying it: The Laugh Button interview with Kendra Cunningham
Kendra Cunningham is juggling more projects than you can fit into a tweet: two award winning web series’, a television pilot, and a killer blog. Plus, she’s producing and co-starring in a feature film and working on a screenplay. I haven’t even mentioned her ever-growing list of st... [Read More]
 
Stephen Colbert on House of Cards, Reprises ‘Stephen Colbert’ Character
[Warning: season 3 spoilers ahead] With the premiere of its third season on February 27, Netflix’s uber-popular original series House of Cards has likely been responsible for more than a few sleepless weekends. To all you blurry-eyed binge-watchers out there, we feel compelled to let you know ... [Read More]
 
Dakota Johnson hosted “Saturday Night Live,” and it was 50 Shades of… something punny
Alright, here we have it, our first episode of Saturday Night Live since SNL 40 turned the world on its head, and the Dakota Johnson (at her first time hosting) continues to appear all over the place to plug 50 Shades of Grey as the guy who played the film’s title character continues to grow [... [Read More]
 
Gilda’s LaughFest 2015: The Laugh Button interview with festival director Joanne Roehm
Gilda’s LaughFest, the nation’s first-ever community-wide festival of laughter, has quickly earned a reputation for being one of the nation’s marquee events for both participants and artists. This major 10- day Midwest festival is based in Grand Rapids is going on March 5-15 and in... [Read More]
 
Nightmare Gig: Nick DiPaolo
Every working comedian has at least one, that moment when they take the stage and things just do not go as they should’ve gone. Weather it be a bad audience or bad jokes, something goes wrong. Nightmare Gig is when The Laugh Button asks a comedian to describe their most horrific stand-up show.... [Read More]
 
In Ruins with the Bitter Buddha: The Laugh Button interview with Eddie Pepitone
Eddie Pepitone has become one of the most respected comedians in the comedy community and a cult favorite in L.A. And in recent years, he’s taken on the moniker of the “Bitter Buddha”. Recently, he’s explained to us why this world is In Ruins, his latest effort now avail... [Read More]
 
The Laugh Button Podcast: Mark Normand’s still got!
Matt is outnumbered when another Mark enters the equation. Mark Normand himself stopped for a bit of comedy discussion. Normand is no stranger to podcasting, he co-hosts a weekly podcast, Tuesdays With Stories with comedian friend Joe List as the two tell stories about their adventures in comedy. No... [Read More]
 
Bill Burr and Al Madrigal to headline The Laugh Button Live! at SXSW 2015, March 16th at Esther’s Follies
Buckle up! For The Laugh Button Live! will once again return to SXSW for an unforgettable evening of stand-up comedy! We knew this year would be tough to top one of last year’s most buzzed-about show which featured Jim Breuer and Sinbad. So we pulled out all the stops this year to bring easily... [Read More]