Sean Patton Pretends to Smoke Crack on ‘Party Legends’
Standup Sean Patton talks about going home with the most insane fan ever in this exclusive clip from tonight’s Party Legends. Patton’s story has more drama in six minutes than most people see in a lifetime (and btw his album, Standard Operating Procedure — which includes more ... [Read More]
Sean Patton Pretends to Smoke Crack on ‘Party Legends’
Standup Sean Patton talks about going home with the most insane fan ever in this exclusive clip from tonight’s Party Legends. Patton’s story has more drama in six minutes than most people see in a lifetime (and btw his album, Standard Operating Procedure — which includes more ... [Read More]
Sean Patton Pretends to Smoke Crack on ‘Party Legends’
Standup Sean Patton talks about going home with the most insane fan ever in this exclusive clip from tonight’s Party Legends. Patton’s story has more drama in six minutes than most people see in a lifetime (and btw his album, Standard Operating Procedure — which includes more ... [Read More]
What comedy to catch at the 2016 Bridgetown Comedy Festival
Now in its ninth year, everyone knows Bridgetown Comedy Festival attracts some of the greatest talent from all reaches of the comedy stratosphere. But instead of just naming the headliners— An Evening with Amy Mann and Ted Leo (WHAT), John Michael Higgins, Steve Agee, Oscar Nunez, the Golden G... [Read More]
Episode #67: Lance Bangs
Lance Bangs has become today’s go-to director for comedians filming their stand-up specials, road shows, showcases and documentaries. His credits since 2013 alone include directing Hannibal Buress, Marc Maron, Chelsea Peretti, Jen Kirkman, Kyle Kinane, John Hodgman and Bridget Everett. He foll... [Read More]
Episode #67: Lance Bangs
Lance Bangs has become today’s go-to director for comedians filming their stand-up specials, road shows, showcases and documentaries. His credits since 2013 alone include directing Hannibal Buress, Marc Maron, Chelsea Peretti, Jen Kirkman, Kyle Kinane, John Hodgman and Bridget Everett. He foll... [Read More]
Here’s the trailer for “FLOPHOUSE” on Viceland, documenting comedy communes
Viceland debuts as a cable channel on Leap Day 2016. A few nights later, the new TV network will premiere FLOPHOUSE, a documentary series directed by Lance Bangs that drops in on houses across America that serve as underground comedy communes for stand-ups. Each episode will revolve around one ... [Read More]
Inside the Raucous Standup Parties of ‘Flophouse’ with Lance Bangs
VICELAND, the new 24 hour cable channel from Vice Media and A+E Networks, launches Feb 29th. A sweeping expansion on Vice’s brand of online offerings, the channel will feature targeted interest shows like Weediquette, Gaycation, Noisey, and Fuck, That’s Delicious. Speaking about the crea... [Read More]
Slate’s take on comedy power players behind the scenes
Chris Wade produced this video piece for Slate on four of the people he thinks you should know in comedy who you may not always see in front of the camera. Who'd he pick out? Jonathan Krisel, writer/producer/director on such projects as IFC's Portlandia, Comedy Central's Kroll Show, SNL digital shor... [Read More]
“The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail” will premiere July 23rd on Comedy Central
Mark your calendars, the long-standing LA comedy stalwart, The Meltdown, is finally making its way to TV. The TV version of the popular stand-up showcase, The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail, will premiere on Wednesday, July 23rd at 12:30am on Comedy Central. Hosted by Jonah Ray and Kumail Nanjiani, ... [Read More]