The best films about standup: from King of Comedy to Funny Bones
As Maxine Peake takes the mic to play a club comic in Funny Cow, here are five movies that capture the lacerating, soul-baring world of live comedyThere’s something so intimate, exposing and ruthless about their artform that standups make perfect symbols for the battle we all wage to assert ou... [Read More]
The best films about standup: from King of Comedy to Funny Bones
As Maxine Peake takes the mic to play a club comic in Funny Cow, here are five movies that capture the lacerating, soul-baring world of live comedyThere’s something so intimate, exposing and ruthless about their artform that standups make perfect symbols for the battle we all wage to assert ou... [Read More]
Check Out Gary Richardson’s Delightful Short Film ‘Places, Thank You Places’
Gary Richardson is funny in many ways – on Twitter, in web series, and most recently as a writer on Saturday Night Live. Last year, Richardson rounded up some of the funniest New York-based comedians including Carmen Christopher, Mitra Jouhari, Ana Fabrega, Jaboukie Young-White, John Reynolds,... [Read More]
Watch John Mulaney and Nick Kroll’s opening monologue at the Film Independent Spirit Awards
This weekend, after many great promos for it, Nick Kroll and John Mulaney hosted the Film Independent Spirit Awards. As… MORE Watch John Mulaney and Nick Kroll’s opening monologue at the Film Independent Spirit Awards appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Nikki Glaser is a killer in the new film, “Anything Boys Can Do” created by Bonnie McFarlane
Nikki Glaser stars in a new film and it’s a killer role. Glaser is a woman who is trying to… MORE Nikki Glaser is a killer in the new film, “Anything Boys Can Do” created by Bonnie McFarlane appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Nick Kroll and John Mulaney visit “Conan” to tell him success hasn’t gone to their heads
Nick Kroll and John Mulaney visited the set of Conan last night to talk about how success hasn’t gone to… MORE Nick Kroll and John Mulaney visit “Conan” to tell him success hasn’t gone to their heads appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Nick Kroll and John Mulaney visit “Conan” to tell him success hasn’t gone to their heads
Nick Kroll and John Mulaney visited the set of Conan last night to talk about how success hasn’t gone to… MORE Nick Kroll and John Mulaney visit “Conan” to tell him success hasn’t gone to their heads appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
'I'm still in the game': Sandra Bernhard on stage fright, The King of Comedy and not running for president
The comic, singer and actor, performing in the UK for the first time in seven years, answered your questions 2.16pm GMTThanks for all the questions - I'll be at Ronnie Scott's at the end of the week! 2.14pm GMTunprinted asks:What does the song You Make Me Feel Mighty Real mean to you? Why chose to c... [Read More]
'I'm still in the game': Sandra Bernhard on stage fright, The King of Comedy and not running for president
The comic, singer and actor, performing in the UK for the first time in seven years, answered your questions 2.16pm GMTThanks for all the questions - I'll be at Ronnie Scott's at the end of the week! 2.14pm GMTunprinted asks:What does the song You Make Me Feel Mighty Real mean to you? Why chose to c... [Read More]
Sandra Bernhard webchat – post your questions now
The comic, singer and actor, performing in the UK for the first time in seven years, will answer your questions at 1pm GMT on Monday 19 February 3.00pm GMTSandra Bernhard webchat – post your questions nowTo call Sandra Bernhard a triple threat would be selling her short. Since she started out ... [Read More]