Review: Jeff Dunham, “Relative Disaster” on Netflix
No, you’re the puppet! Jeff Dunham is undoubtedly the biggest ventriloquist in the world. By fans. By tickets sold. Dunham set ratings records for Comedy Central, and landed his previous special in primetime for NBC in 2015. Now he’s on Netflix. Because everyone in the comedy game is on ... [Read More]
Here’s the Trailer for Jeff Dunham’s Netflix Special ‘Relative Disaster’
Jeff Dunham is set to make his Netflix standup special debut next month. Titled Relative Disaster, the special was filmed at the Bord Gais Energy Theater in Dublin and features Dunham and his “demented posse of dummies” in a “gleeful skewering of family and politics.” Dunham&... [Read More]
Here’s the Trailer for Jeff Dunham’s Netflix Special ‘Relative Disaster’
Jeff Dunham is set to make his Netflix standup special debut next month. Titled Relative Disaster, the special was filmed at the Bord Gais Energy Theater in Dublin and features Dunham and his “demented posse of dummies” in a “gleeful skewering of family and politics.” Dunham&... [Read More]
Forbes’ list of highest paid comedians of 2017 puts a familiar face back on top
Every year Forbes releases its list of highest paid comedians. A list that sometimes makes us scratch our head when… MORE Forbes’ list of highest paid comedians of 2017 puts a familiar face back on top appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Jerry Seinfeld tops Forbes highest-paid comedians list for 2017
The Netflix effect is affecting the list of highest-paid comedians for 2017. That’s the unmistakeable takeaway from the annual assessment by Forbes, which each year tries to make an educated guess at how much comedians have made in the previous fiscal year. Unsurprisingly, Jerry Seinfeld, who&... [Read More]
Food Network orders “Incredible Edible Adventure” starring Jeff and Audrey Dunham
Ventriloquist Jeff Dunham might not be your first pick for a Food Network host. But the cable channel is no dummy. The six-episode summer series Incredible Edible America will feature Dunham’s wife, nutrition specialist and fitness trainer Audrey Dunham, following the couple around the United ... [Read More]
A Slightly Depressing Walk Through Forbes’ List of the Highest-Paid Comedians
Trawling YouTube is a weekly look at one interesting story or oddity from YouTube. You ever go down a YouTube rabbit hole and suddenly you’ve wasted five hours watching every Madonna video? This is about those rabbit holes, but the comedy-related ones. Folks, I love the Olympics. That shouldn&... [Read More]
Comedians in cars gettin’ paid! Seinfeld, Kevin Hart and Russell Peters top Forbes list of highest paid comedians of the year
Every year Forbes releases a list of the highest paid entertainers, whether it be sitcom stars, movie stars, or politicians. Just today the magazine released the list of highest paid comedians. From June 2014 – June 2015 the earnings were tallied to determine who the highest stand-up comics ar... [Read More]
Forbes figures the 10 highest-paid comedians for June 2014-2015
For all of the talk about Amy Schumer this year, it's worth noting that Schumer joked throughout this summer's Oddball Festival about how little money she made off of her own blockbuster hit movie, Trainwreck. And truth be told, Schumer -- nor any woman -- are to be found on the list Forbes compiled... [Read More]
Three questions following a viewing of Jeff Dunham’s NBC primetime special, “Unhinged in Hollywood”
If NBC can attract 6.41 million viewers to Jeff Dunham at 8 p.m. Thursday against the kickoff of Thursday Night Football on CBS, then will the network order up more specials from Dunham? The ventriloquist's then-record ratings on Comedy Central years ago resulted in multiple specials there. If Dunha... [Read More]