Jerry Seinfeld’s new stand-up special “Jerry Before Seinfeld” has a teaser and premiere date
Jerry Seinfeld is the ultimate comedian of our generation. So it’s no surprise when the folks at Netflix shelled out… MORE Jerry Seinfeld’s new stand-up special “Jerry Before Seinfeld” has a teaser and premiere date appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Norman Lear Developing ‘Guess Who Died’ Comedy at NBC
TV comedy legend Norman Lear has a show in the works at NBC. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the network has given a pilot production commitment to a single-cam comedy from Lear and Peter Tolan called Guess Who Died. Set in a senior living community, the show is based on an idea Lear ... [Read More]
Jerry Seinfeld’s First Netflix Standup Special Debuts Next Month
Earlier this year, Netflix announced that it ordered two standup specials from Jerry Seinfeld, and the title and premiere date for the first special were revealed today. Titled Jerry Before Seinfeld, the first hourlong special was taped at The Comic Strip in New York, and according to The Hollywood ... [Read More]
Edinburgh fringe's funniest jokes, from 2012 to 2017 – video
Chuckle at what are officially the best gags from the Edinburgh fringe festival in recent years. From Stewart Francis’s 2012 one-liner to Ken Cheng’s 2017 triumph, all were voted winner of the Dave Funniest Joke of the Fringe awardKen Cheng’s pound coin gag voted Edinburgh fringe&r... [Read More]
Myq Kaplan returns to “Conan” to discuss Kanye West’s rapping ability
Last night Myq Kaplan was the stand-up guest on Conan where he took a dive into comedy specials on streaming… MORE Myq Kaplan returns to “Conan” to discuss Kanye West’s rapping ability appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Dana Carvey and Norm Macdonald Talk Impressions, ‘SNL,’ and More on ‘Norm Macdonald Live’
The latest episode of Norm Macdonald Live dropped today, and this time Macdonald has a lengthy chat with fellow Saturday Night Live alum Dana Carvey. Unsurprisingly, the interview is jam-packed with impersonations, from Carvey’s famous take on Johnny Carson to a Burt Lancaster/Kirk Douglas bit... [Read More]
Jared Freid learns how important his phone is in episode #1 of “Adrift”
Jared has his hands full when he asks a passerby on the street for assistance (Hayley Griffith). As he thinks… MORE Jared Freid learns how important his phone is in episode #1 of “Adrift” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
‘Raising Hope’ Is Where Silly Comedy Meets Genuine Humanity
There’s been so much variety of good comedy TV in the past few years that it’s dumb to pick a sub-genre. Smart and edgy shows like Silicon Valley are great. Shows that mine comedy from the absurdity of existence like Atlanta are great. Sitcoms that unabashedly pack as much humor, jokes, ... [Read More]
Adam Scott might be the antichrist’s stepfather in new horror-comedy “Little Evil”
Adam Scott is the star of a new Netflix horror-comedy Little Evil which is a comedic take on The Omen.… MORE Adam Scott might be the antichrist’s stepfather in new horror-comedy “Little Evil” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
The world’s film critics in 2017 rank the 100 greatest movie comedies of all time
BBC Culture asked the world’s film critics to rank the top funny films of all time. They asked 253 film critics – 118 women and 135 men – from 52 countries simply this, “What do you think are the 10 best comedies of all time?” What’d they come up with in 2017... [Read More]