Comedians threaten boycott of New Yorker Fest over invite to Steve Bannon; magazine rescinds invite
And how was your Labor Day? The New Yorker Fest announced its star-studded list of attendees for one-on-one talks Oct. 5-7, 2018, and one name stopped several of the stars from attending. Steve Bannon, the co-founder of Cambridge Analytica, the data-mining firm that helped Donald Trump win the White... [Read More]
Episode #220: HBO’s Crashing with Judd Apatow and Pete Holmes
Judd Apatow and Pete Holmes first met on a podcast, and ever since, have developed a wonderful working relationship. Holmes first pitched the idea for Crashing to Apatow on his late great TBS late-night show, and I caught up with both the stand-up comedian and the writer/director/producer on the set... [Read More]
Watch an extending clip of Garry Shandling and Jerry Seinfeld talking comedy from “The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling”
Judd Apatow just teamed up with HBO for an incredible 2-part documentary about Judd’s friend and mentor, Garry Shandling. The… MORE Watch an extending clip of Garry Shandling and Jerry Seinfeld talking comedy from “The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling” appeared first on T... [Read More]
Garry Shandling and Ricky Gervais’s Epic Sparring Match
Judd Apatow’s two-part documentary on Garry Shandling, The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling, was released this week on HBO and it is, in a word, beautiful. In several more words, it attempts to paint a complete picture of a man who seemed to refuse to allow anyone to ever see the whole thing. It... [Read More]
This week on TV: Garry Shandling finds his zen and Roseanne reboots
It’s a big week of ABC as they’re rolling out three new sitcoms this week. Well, technically, two new sitcoms… MORE This week on TV: Garry Shandling finds his zen and Roseanne reboots appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
This week on TV: Garry Shandling finds his zen and Roseanne reboots
It’s a big week of ABC as they’re rolling out three new sitcoms this week. Well, technically, two new sitcoms… MORE This week on TV: Garry Shandling finds his zen and Roseanne reboots appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Judd Apatow speaks with Conan about “The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling”
Judd Apatow was good friends with the late, great Garry Shandling. So much in fact Apatow took it upon himself… MORE Judd Apatow speaks with Conan about “The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Judd Apatow and Conan O’Brien Talk ‘The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling’
Here’s a clip from Judd Apatow’s appearance on last night’s Conan, where he and O’Brien chat about his two-part, four-hour documentary The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling premiering on HBO next week. The two swap Shandling stories, including the time he had a near-death experi... [Read More]
Judd Apatow and Conan O’Brien Talk ‘The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling’
Here’s a clip from Judd Apatow’s appearance on last night’s Conan, where he and O’Brien chat about his two-part, four-hour documentary The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling premiering on HBO next week. The two swap Shandling stories, including the time he had a near-death experi... [Read More]
Reviewing the Third and Final Season of Netflix’s ‘Love’
It was perhaps overambitious to call a TV show Love. Like a show co-creator Lesley Arfin’s prior gig, Girls, the title suggests a universality that the content can’t satisfy. Love, which concludes its run with its third season (now streaming on Netflix), concerns a man and a woman (Gus a... [Read More]