Peabody Awards honor Hasan Minhaj, Issa Rae, John Oliver, SNL, Mrs. Maisel
Congrats to Hasan Minhaj, Issa Rae, John Oliver, and the staffs at SNL and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, for you’re all now Peabody Award winners! Five of this year’s nine recipients came from the comedy world (six if you count Bob Odenkirk’s Better Call Saul!) The Peabody Awards will... [Read More]
Netflix orders 32 episodes of a weekly talk show from Hasan Minhaj
The Daily Show second-generation poaching is in full effect now, as Netflix has just announced its second new weekly talk-show from a correspondent who up until now was currently sidekicking it for Trevor Noah on Comedy Central. Netflix has ordered 32 weekly episodes of a Hasan Minhaj talk show. It&... [Read More]
Netflix Adds a Weekly Talk Show Hosted by Hasan Minhaj
Michelle Wolf isn’t the only Daily Show correspondent to land her own weekly Netflix talk show. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the streaming network has also added a weekly talk show hosted by Hasan Minhaj, which is described as “an opportunity for the comedian to explore the moder... [Read More]
2017 in review: The 50 best comedy albums and specials #20 to #11
#50-#41 | #40-#31 | #30-#21 | #20-#11 | #10-#1 As we close the book on 2017, The Laugh Button staff… MORE 2017 in review: The 50 best comedy albums and specials #20 to #11 appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
John Mulaney, Michelle Wolf, and Hasan Minhaj perform stand-up at “Night Of Too Many Stars”
A ton of comedic talent showed up this weekend for Jon Stewart’s Night Of Too Many Stars charity event to… MORE John Mulaney, Michelle Wolf, and Hasan Minhaj perform stand-up at “Night Of Too Many Stars” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
John Mulaney, Michelle Wolf, and Hasan Minhaj perform stand-up at “Night Of Too Many Stars”
A ton of comedic talent showed up this weekend for Jon Stewart’s Night Of Too Many Stars charity event to… MORE John Mulaney, Michelle Wolf, and Hasan Minhaj perform stand-up at “Night Of Too Many Stars” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Hari Kondabolu addresses racial stereotypes in new truTV doc, “The Trouble with Apu”
It’s 2017, and cultural appropriation is a hotbutton discussion had by many across the land. Comedian Hari Kondabolu, whose never… MORE Hari Kondabolu addresses racial stereotypes in new truTV doc, “The Trouble with Apu” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Coming to Comedy Central: More ‘President Show,’ More ‘Jim Jefferies Show,’ and a One-Hour Sketch Comedy Special
In addition to announcing premiere dates for Nathan for You and Jordan Klepper’s new late night show, Comedy Central also announced some good news for Anthony Atamanuik’s The President Show, Jim Jefferies’s late night show, and Daily Show correspondent Hasan Minhaj and hi... [Read More]
Hasan Minhaj Interviews Fired US Attorney Preet Bharara on ‘The Daily Show’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Daily Show, where correspondent Hasan Minhaj sits down with Preet Bharara, the former US Attorney who was suspiciously fired by Donald Trump back in March after he refused to resign. Minhaj and Bharara talk obstruction of justice as well as Trump demanding... [Read More]