The Laugh Button Podcast #115: Seth Olenick and the funny business of photography
Seth Olenick is a professional photographer who has spent the last 15 years or so photographing comedians. He recently finished… MORE The Laugh Button Podcast #115: Seth Olenick and the funny business of photography appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Jimmy Carr on The Tonight Show, “I’ve been described as a sex symbol”
Jimmy Carr is a beast of a comedian, like one of the best no matter what side of the pond. Carr made an appearance on The Tonight Show last night to promote his new Netflix special, Funny Business which is set to premiere today (seriously, watch it). Carr ran the through some rapid fire misdirection... [Read More]
Jimmy Carr on The Tonight Show, “I’ve been described as a sex symbol”
Jimmy Carr is a beast of a comedian, like one of the best no matter what side of the pond. Carr made an appearance on The Tonight Show last night to promote his new Netflix special, Funny Business which is set to premiere today (seriously, watch it). Carr ran the through some rapid fire misdirection... [Read More]
This Week on TV: Things get “Crowded”, “Awkward”, and we take a “Big Holiday”
This week on TV includes Awkward, Faking It, Schitt’s Creek, Bajillion Dollar Propertie$,  Crowded, PeeWee’s Big Holiday, and a brand new special from Jimmy Carr on Netflix. NBC’s Crowded sees Mike and Martina (Patrick Warburton and Carrie Preston) star as new (and happy)... [Read More]
Watch a teaser for Jimmy Carr’s Netflix stand-up special, “Funny Business”
Jimmy Carr is a dynamite comedian and he’s coming to this side of the pond thanks to the folks at Netflix. His new stand-up special, Funny Business is set to premiere on the streaming service next Friday, March 18th. Carr taped the special in front of a sold out audience at the Hammersmith Apo... [Read More]
Here’s the Trailer for Jimmy Carr’s Netflix Standup Special ‘Funny Business’
Jimmy Carr heads to Netflix next week with his new standup special Funny Business, and today the streaming network released the first trailer. Filmed in front of a sold-out audience at the Hammersmith Apollo in London, the special debuts on Netflix next Friday, March 18th. [Read More]
Finding Business Lessons in the World of Improv
by Stephanie Simon In his book Funny Business, Bill Connolly explores the connection between business and comedy. With interviews from Boston’s powerhouse standup Gary Gulman to the owners of Boston’s Improv Asylum, Connolly explores how his ten comedic principles, if applied, can better... [Read More]
Seth Olenick & ‘Funny Business’ — On The Side, They’re Just Normal People
Back when I was in the cubicle-land of the gainfully employed, I found one of the nicest things about a steady paycheck was being able to pay my bills and […]Author informationJimmy CallawayAuthor at Serial OptimistJimmy Callaway lives in San Diego. He works in a comic book store and also tel... [Read More]
Help publish Funny Business, a book of photos of comedians
It’s easy to forget how much of comedy is visual, since fans place so much emphasis on jokes and comedians release albums. But photographer Seth Olenick wants to put some of the focus back on the way comedians look with his book Funny Business, a photo book featuring over 200 photographs of comedian... [Read More]
Asheville's Funny Business Comedy Club seeking new partner to bring professional funnymen/women to Asheville
The same Asheville-based comedy booking agency that booked high-caliber comedians at the Funny Business Comedy Club is actively seeking a new partner in bringing a professional stand-up comedy club to Asheville. After leaving S&W restaurant last year, Funny Business Comedy Club had great hopes for a new and better location. But, like so many things in this economy, it didn't work out as planned. Funny Business Comedy Club is still very committed to re-opening it's club in the Asheville area.... [Read More]