Episode #193: Jade Catta-Preta
Jade Catta-Preta is a Brazilian-born comedian and actress who you can see on the truTV series, Those Who Can’t, and in person frequently at The Comedy Store when she’s not touring as a feature act for Bobby Lee, Kevin Nealon or Bill Burr. In 2014, she co-starred as a regular on three dif... [Read More]
Episode #120: Nicole Byer
Nicole Byer first captured the comedy world’s attention as part of the improv group, Doppelganger, which also featured future Saturday Night Live player Sasheer Zamata. Byer co-starred in a late-night sketch show on FOX produced by The Lonely Island called Party Over Here. She’s also app... [Read More]
Episode #120: Nicole Byer
Nicole Byer first captured the comedy world’s attention as part of the improv group, Doppelganger, which also featured future Saturday Night Live player Sasheer Zamata. Byer co-starred in a late-night sketch show on FOX produced by The Lonely Island called Party Over Here. She’s also app... [Read More]
Episode #120: Nicole Byer
Nicole Byer first captured the comedy world’s attention as part of the improv group, Doppelganger, which also featured future Saturday Night Live player Sasheer Zamata. Byer co-starred in a late-night sketch show on FOX produced by The Lonely Island called Party Over Here. She’s also app... [Read More]
This Week on TV: Jim Jeffries Netflix special “Freedumb”
This week on TV we get a new special from Jim Jeffries and Brett Gelman takes us to dinner. This Friday, In an all-American special, comedian Jim Jefferies takes a mischievous look at the nation’s favorite word — and the prospect of a President Trump. Jim Jefferies: Freedumb premieres on... [Read More]
Ten Things You Don’t Know About Jamie Lee
Jamie Lee has been all over the place — from placing as a semi-finalist on Last Comic Standing to being a regular on Girl Code to standup sets on Conan, John Oliver’s New York Standup Show, and The Pete Holmes Show. Now, the comedian is set to host her own show on TruTV called Ten [&hell... [Read More]
Episode #19: Brooke Van Poppelen
Brooke Van Poppelen co-hosts Hack My Life on truTV along side Kevin Pereira, and has been seen telling jokes on @Midnight, John Oliver's New York Stand Up Show, and The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson. She has provided her funny opinions to various VH1 and MTV series, including work as a writer/p... [Read More]
Laughspin Podcast, episode 98: Carly Aquilino of MTV’s ‘Girl Code’
Now in its third season on MTV, Girl Code has not only become one of cable television’s most popular shows but it has helped propel the careers of a new crop of young, talented comedians. And that’s certainly true in the case of Carly Aquilino, the 23-year-old Long Island native is a sta... [Read More]
Two Squirrel Code spoofs of Girl Code are better than one? Nuts!
Last week, MTV debuted a silly little spoof of its own Girl Code and Guy Code comedy advice series, called "Squirrel Code." They took footage of squirrels in the wild and dressed up puppets, gave them barely fake names (comedian Carly Aquilino or squirrel Barely Acornino! Damien Lemon becomes Domini... [Read More]
Chris Distefano on the Insane Workload of a Comedian and His Comedy Central Half Hour
by Emma Soren Every year, Comedy Central hands out half-hour specials to up and coming standups as part of its series The Half Hour. NYC-based comedian Chris Distefano has the honor of kicking off the new season of The Half Hour, with his special set to air this Friday at midnight. Distef... [Read More]