Jon Dore performs as a centaur on Conan
Jon Dore has pulled stunts on Conan before, but nothing like this. Here he was, Thursday night at the Apollo in NYC, in a centaur costume with an accomplice, pretending to be preparing for a Broadway show. And that’s not even the half of it. Roll the clip. [Read More]
Jon Dore performs as a centaur on Conan
Jon Dore has pulled stunts on Conan before, but nothing like this. Here he was, Thursday night at the Apollo in NYC, in a centaur costume with an accomplice, pretending to be preparing for a Broadway show. And that’s not even the half of it. Roll the clip. [Read More]
Jon Dore performs as a centaur on Conan
Jon Dore has pulled stunts on Conan before, but nothing like this. Here he was, Thursday night at the Apollo in NYC, in a centaur costume with an accomplice, pretending to be preparing for a Broadway show. And that’s not even the half of it. Roll the clip. [Read More]
Jon Dore performs as a centaur on Conan
Jon Dore has pulled stunts on Conan before, but nothing like this. Here he was, Thursday night at the Apollo in NYC, in a centaur costume with an accomplice, pretending to be preparing for a Broadway show. And that’s not even the half of it. Roll the clip. [Read More]
Seeso greenlights new season of “Funny As Hell”, announces lineup
Seeso, the comedy streaming channel, announced it has greenlit the sixth season of Funny As Hell, the premium Just For Laughs series. The six-episode season will start production at this year’s Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal, Canada July 26-27. With five seasons of Funny As Hell already ... [Read More]
Labors of love: Stand-up comedy specials that show the life’s work of a comedian
So many stand-up specials dot the digital landscape, you could have spent your entire Labor Day weekend marathoning them and not completed the catalogue on any one channel, let alone completing a tour through what Amazon Prime, Comedy Central, HBO, Hulu, Netflix and Showtime have to offer. Besides, ... [Read More]
One year in: The Goddamn Comedy Jam rocks, raps and rolls through Montreal #JFLMTL
The Goddamn Comedy Jam began life on July 21, 2014, in Los Angeles, another of the themed comedy showcases that strive to wake up the tired, cynical Hollywood crowds and get them focused on stand-up comedians and not their own g-d careers in show business. Every month at the Lyric Theatre in Los Ang... [Read More]
Review: Knock Knock, It’s Tig Notaro (Showtime)
Each of the past couple of years has made a big impact personally and professionally on stand-up comedian Tig Notaro. And yet, somehow, it's only April and Notaro's already shaping up to make an even bigger splash comedically in 2015, with a stand-up special on tap with HBO, a documentary about her ... [Read More]
Is “Conan” the only stand-up TV credit that matters most now?
There are so many places to see stand-up comedy on TV and online during this digital comedy boom, that it certainly has become difficult to know what credits even matter any longer. As Grant Pardee notes in a piece today for Paste Magazine: "It was funny to see Madonna perform stand-up on The Tonigh... [Read More]