Jordan Peele As Obama Warns You About ‘Fake News’
In collaboration with Buzzfeed, Jordan Peele jumped back in character as former president Barack Obama to spread a message on fake news. Jordan would end up telling viewers the importance of trusting the right media sources and making sure they have the facts in the now-viral PSA. Thanks to AI, Peel... [Read More]
Watch Tracy Morgan receive his star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame
Earlier this week Tracy Morgan was presented a high honor, and that’s a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame.… MORE Watch Tracy Morgan receive his star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Highlights from the 2018 Academy Awards and Independent Spirit Awards
The difference between independent and mainstream can sometimes be easy to see, as this weekend proved once again, with Saturday afternoon’s Independent Spirit Awards on IFC followed by Sunday evening’s Academy Awards on ABC. At the indie awards, Nick Kroll and John Mulaney returned to h... [Read More]
What odds do comedians have on winning an Oscar at the 90th Academy Awards?
Many people thought, or at least hoped that Tiffany Haddish would receive an Oscar nomination for her breakout performance in last year’s movie, Girls Trip. Haddish didn’t make the cut, although The Academy knew well enough to invite her not only to read the nominations, but also sh... [Read More]
Here’s Your First Look at TBS’s ‘The Last O.G.’ Starring Tracy Morgan, Tiffany Haddish, and More
It’s been a long time coming, but the debut of the Jordan Peele-produced comedy starring Tracy Morgan, The Last O.G., is almost here. TBS just released a trailer for the series, which was ordered back in 2016 and stars Morgan as “an ex-con who is shocked to see just how much the world ha... [Read More]
Here’s Your First Look at TBS’s ‘The Last O.G.’ Starring Tracy Morgan, Tiffany Haddish, and More
It’s been a long time coming, but the debut of the Jordan Peele-produced comedy starring Tracy Morgan, The Last O.G., is almost here. TBS just released a trailer for the series, which was ordered back in 2016 and stars Morgan as “an ex-con who is shocked to see just how much the world ha... [Read More]
Jordan Peele, Veep, Last Week Tonight win at the 2018 WGA Awards
It was another great night both for Jordan Peele and HBO as the awards season swung through the Writers Guild of America on Sunday night. Peele won for Original Screenplay for his first feature film, Get Out, while HBO played host to the writers for both Best Comedy Series, Veep, and best comedy/var... [Read More]
Lil Rel Stops By ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ And Shares The History Of His Name
Last night, comedian Lil Rel sat down on Jimmy Kimmel Live to discuss this year’s Oscar awards. Right off the bat, Rel would give the backstory to his name and shared why he’s keeping it no matter how big his career gets. When asked about attending this year’s Oscars for ‘Get... [Read More]
Kumail Nanjiani, Emily V. Gordon, Jordan Peele and Greta Gerwig now and forever known as Academy Award nominees
What a huge day for comedians and comedy fans. Please welcome Academy Award nominees Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon, for writing a screenplay based on how they met and fell in love, in The Big Sick; Jordan Peele, for writing and directing one of 2017’s best movies and commentaries on race... [Read More]
The Critics Choice Awards for best comedy work in TV and film from 2017
The 23rd annual Critics Choice Awards, handed out by members of the critics associations for movies and for broadcast television, went out Thursday in a live broadcast on The CW. You can find the full list of winners here. But here are the winners from among our comedy friends: Movies BEST COMEDY&nb... [Read More]