Watch the trailer for Seth Rogen’s “Hilarity For Charity” benefit set to premiere on April 6
A few weeks back, Netflix announced a partnership with Seth Rogen’s for his annual Hilarity for Charity benefit. HFC is… MORE Watch the trailer for Seth Rogen’s “Hilarity For Charity” benefit set to premiere on April 6 appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [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]
Watch the season 5 trailer for “Silicon Valley”
Silicon Valley is set to return for season 5 on March 25th. What’s in store for the Pied Piper guys… MORE Watch the season 5 trailer for “Silicon Valley” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Watch the season 5 trailer for “Silicon Valley”
Silicon Valley is set to return for season 5 on March 25th. What’s in store for the Pied Piper guys… MORE Watch the season 5 trailer for “Silicon Valley” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon Developing ‘Little America’ Anthology Series at Apple
The Big Sick’s Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon have a new project in the works at Apple. According to Deadline, Apple has put into development a half-hour anthology series called Little America. Written by Lee Eisenberg (The Office, SMILF), the series is described as “a small, collec... [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]
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]
Episode #187: 2017 Comedy MVPs with Jason Zinoman of the New York Times
For a third consecutive year, New York Times comedy critic Jason Zinoman has invited me into his home so we can tackle the year in comedy, but hopefully from a largely positive standpoint by focusing on the MVPs, the most valuable performers in comedy this year. In 2017, despite the Trump effect hav... [Read More]
It’s comedians talking about #2 in new Sklar Brothers documentary
There’s a book we’ve read as a kid called Everybody Poops, and now there’s a documentary by the Sklar Bros.… MORE It’s comedians talking about #2 in new Sklar Brothers documentary appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]