The best films about standup: from King of Comedy to Funny Bones
As Maxine Peake takes the mic to play a club comic in Funny Cow, here are five movies that capture the lacerating, soul-baring world of live comedyThere’s something so intimate, exposing and ruthless about their artform that standups make perfect symbols for the battle we all wage to assert ou... [Read More]
The best films about standup: from King of Comedy to Funny Bones
As Maxine Peake takes the mic to play a club comic in Funny Cow, here are five movies that capture the lacerating, soul-baring world of live comedyThere’s something so intimate, exposing and ruthless about their artform that standups make perfect symbols for the battle we all wage to assert ou... [Read More]
Dan Lee (@danleeok) on Tweeting as Characters That Speak Just a Little Too Loud
Dan Lee is an actor, writer, and comedian based in New York City. At the UCB Theatre he improvises on Harold Night and co-hosts the hit variety show Asian AF, which has been featured on NBC News, ABC News, The New York Times, LA Times, LA Weekly and many more. He also creates videos on […] [Read More]
Bobby Lee is so much more than MADtv
He sits across from me on a couch in the back of what most people imagine is this grand palace… MORE Bobby Lee is so much more than MADtv appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Bobby Lee is so much more than MADtv
He sits across from me on a couch in the back of what most people imagine is this grand palace… MORE Bobby Lee is so much more than MADtv appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Bobby Lee is so much more than MADtv
He sits across from me on a couch in the back of what most people imagine is this grand palace… MORE Bobby Lee is so much more than MADtv appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Bridget Christie: 'I don't do jokes about my personal life. Just my husband, my kids and my polyps'
The comedian Louise Reay is being sued for allegedly defaming her estranged husband on stage. So should standups keep their private lives to themselves?I’m not a confessional standup. I don’t know what I am. On the whole, I haven’t mined my personal life or relationships for comedy... [Read More]
Nikki Glaser is a killer in the new film, “Anything Boys Can Do” created by Bonnie McFarlane
Nikki Glaser stars in a new film and it’s a killer role. Glaser is a woman who is trying to… MORE Nikki Glaser is a killer in the new film, “Anything Boys Can Do” created by Bonnie McFarlane appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Nathan Lee Graham on Eartha Kitt, Bottle Episodes, and the Lost Glamour of Air Travel
Comedy fans may best know Nathan Lee Graham as Todd, the panicky assistant of Jacobim Mugatu in Zoolander and Zoolander 2. But that is merely scratching the latte-drenched surface of Graham’s body of work. He has added his certain level of glamour to guesting roles on Absolutely Fabulous, Scru... [Read More]
Jamie Lee swings by “Late Late Show with James Corden” to get real about marriage
Jamie Lee is currently having a moment. She’s starring on this season of Crashing, she just released a new stand-up… MORE Jamie Lee swings by “Late Late Show with James Corden” to get real about marriage appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]