Girls Trip, Insecure: This Weekend The World Will Know That #BlackWomenAreFunnyToo
Black women are funny. Not just when they’re the token on an all white show. Not when they’re the overweight sidekick comic relief or the moral compass to the zany White woman’s crazy life. They’re funny when they don’t have to center white people and their interests, c... [Read More]
CBS Cancels ‘2 Broke Girls’ and ‘The Great Indoors’
Two CBS comedies will not be returning for another season. According to Deadline, the network has canceled 2 Broke Girls after six seasons on the air as well as freshman comedy The Great Indoors starring Joel McHale, which was ordered to series last year and wrapped up its first season last week. CB... [Read More]
Episode #153: Scout Durwood
Scout Durwood grew up in the outskirts of Kansas City with dreams of becoming the next Julia Roberts. Instead, after first playing soccer and then becoming a cabaret singer, Scout’s first major screen credit came in the MTV reality dating stunt, A Shot at Love with Tila Tequila. Durwood shook ... [Read More]
Episode #132: Colin Quinn
Colin Quinn is the godfather of contemporary New York city comedy in more ways than one. After his first TV break as the sidekick on the 1980s MTV game show, Remote Control, Quinn helped usher other comedians onto TV as host of Caroline’s Comedy Hour on A&E, then a generation later as host... [Read More]
Behold the trailer for the final season of “Girls” on HBO
It’s the beginning of the end for one of HBO’s more influential shows. Girls returns for its sixth season on… MORE Behold the trailer for the final season of “Girls” on HBO appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Here’s the Trailer for the Sixth and Final Season of HBO’s ‘Girls’
The sixth and final season of Lena Dunham’s Girls premieres on HBO next month, and the network recently released the trailer. “I think America has a tendency to push shows past their due dates,” Dunham told Variety on her decision to end after season 6 back in 2015. “I like t... [Read More]
Cool thing to buy this week: Janeane Garofalo’s “If I May”
Janeane Garofalo’s If I May, her first special in five years, takes on society’s intolerance of gluten and House Hunters… MORE Cool thing to buy this week: Janeane Garofalo’s “If I May” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Meet Me In New York: Adam Wade
What do they say about New York City: There are eight million stories, and sometimes it seems as though eight million of the people telling them think they're comedians? No, that's not it. It is a fact, though, that America's biggest city is also its biggest comedy mecca. Hollywood may be Hollywood,... [Read More]