Review: “2 Dope Queens,” many dope perspectives in HBO variety series
Turning a podcast into a TV special, let alone a four-part series, doesn’t make sense for most podcasts. But 2 Dope Queens isn’t any podcast. The hit WNYC podcast from Phoebe Robinson and Jessica Williams is part two-woman comedy duo, part improv, part chat show, part stand-up storytelli... [Read More]
John Early Officiated Amy Schumer’s Wedding This Week in Character as Vicky
Today, Amy Schumer confirmed reports that she married her boyfriend Chris Fischer earlier this week, and her Instagram posts today revealed that she managed to get the best wedding officiant possible: John Early in character as Southern comedian Vicky AKA “Vicky with a V”: Schumer confir... [Read More]
John Early channels his inner Britney Spears for Christmas song performance on “The Late Show”
If you haven’t had the chance to watch the TBS series Search Party, drop what you are doing and get… MORE John Early channels his inner Britney Spears for Christmas song performance on “The Late Show” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
John Early Gets in the Holiday Spirit by Channeling Britney Spears on ‘The Late Show’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Show, where Stephen Colbert chats with John Early about Search Party and growing up in the South with minister parents before Early shares an extra special holiday treat by showing off his expert-level Britney Spears impression. This time, Early sings... [Read More]
John Early and Kate Berlant Offer Some Holiday Gift Suggestions on ‘The Tonight Show’
It’s been a while since John Early and Kate Berlant paid a visit to The Tonight Show, but that all changed during last night’s show when Jimmy Fallon invited them out to provide some helpful holiday gift ideas. Unfortunately – and like their last Tonight Show appearance — Ear... [Read More]
Season 2 of ‘Search Party’ Is for the Complicated Liars
Note: Spoilers for the first season follow. Search Party’s first season began over brunch, in Brooklyn. Its core cast, four friends in their twenties dealing with privileged ennui, learned that an old college acquaintance Chantal had gone missing. Dory, played by Alia Shawkat, was particularly... [Read More]
TBS announces live programming as part of 2017 New York Comedy Festival
In its first year as the TV partner for the New York Comedy Festival (NYCF), TBS will create the TBS Comedy HUB inside the new PUBLIC Hotel in Manhattan’s Lower East Side. The TBS Comedy HUB will serve as NYCF HQ, where fans and festivalgoers alike can check out comedy panels and more for free... [Read More]
John Early and Kate Berlant Developing Hulu Comedy ‘This Is Heaven’
Frequent collaborators John Early and Kate Berlant have a new show in development at Hulu. According to Deadline, the streaming network has ordered a pilot presentation for a comedy written by and starring Early and Berlant called This Is Heaven with Lorene Scafaria (New Girl) attached to direct and... [Read More]