What odds do comedians have on winning an Oscar at the 90th Academy Awards?
Many people thought, or at least hoped that Tiffany Haddish would receive an Oscar nomination for her breakout performance in last year’s movie, Girls Trip. Haddish didn’t make the cut, although The Academy knew well enough to invite her not only to read the nominations, but also sh... [Read More]
Lil Rel Stops By ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ And Shares The History Of His Name
Last night, comedian Lil Rel sat down on Jimmy Kimmel Live to discuss this year’s Oscar awards. Right off the bat, Rel would give the backstory to his name and shared why he’s keeping it no matter how big his career gets. When asked about attending this year’s Oscars for ‘Get... [Read More]
Kumail Nanjiani, Emily V. Gordon, Jordan Peele and Greta Gerwig now and forever known as Academy Award nominees
What a huge day for comedians and comedy fans. Please welcome Academy Award nominees Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon, for writing a screenplay based on how they met and fell in love, in The Big Sick; Jordan Peele, for writing and directing one of 2017’s best movies and commentaries on race... [Read More]
The Critics Choice Awards for best comedy work in TV and film from 2017
The 23rd annual Critics Choice Awards, handed out by members of the critics associations for movies and for broadcast television, went out Thursday in a live broadcast on The CW. You can find the full list of winners here. But here are the winners from among our comedy friends: Movies BEST COMEDY&nb... [Read More]
The Critics Choice Awards for best comedy work in TV and film from 2017
The 23rd annual Critics Choice Awards, handed out by members of the critics associations for movies and for broadcast television, went out Thursday in a live broadcast on The CW. You can find the full list of winners here. But here are the winners from among our comedy friends: Movies BEST COMEDY&nb... [Read More]
Jay Pharoah pokes fun at Denzel Washington in this “Get Out” spoof
Stand-up and actor Jay Pharoah has been keeping busy since leaving the cast of Saturday Night Live last year — he’s… MORE Jay Pharoah pokes fun at Denzel Washington in this “Get Out” spoof appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Jordan Peele tells Chris Hardwick why Barack Obama deserves a director credit on “Get Out”
On the most recent episode of AMC’s Talking with Chris Hardwick, actor / comic / director of hit horror film… MORE Jordan Peele tells Chris Hardwick why Barack Obama deserves a director credit on “Get Out” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Jordan Peele tells Chris Hardwick why Barack Obama deserves a director credit on “Get Out”
On the most recent episode of AMC’s Talking with Chris Hardwick, actor / comic / director of hit horror film… MORE Jordan Peele tells Chris Hardwick why Barack Obama deserves a director credit on “Get Out” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Lil Rel Wins His First MTV Award: “Shout Out To All The Young People In Chicago Who Have Big Dreams”
Photo: @AzizaWork (Instagram) Did you miss it? Just before this year’s MTV Movie & TV Awards kicked off; Get Out’s Lil Rel walked away with the Best Comedic Performance award. The moment came to him as surprise as he stood with host Terrence J during a stream of the pre-show.  A... [Read More]
“Get Out” is now the second highest grossing horror film of all time
It’s official! According to Forbes, Jordan Peele’s Get Out is the second highest grossing horror film of all time. In the category… MORE “Get Out” is now the second highest grossing horror film of all time appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]