Comedians say case of sued performer is threat to the art
Standups say outcome of Louise Reay case could stop people talking about personal livesLeading comedians, including David Baddiel, have said the Louise Reay case, in which she is being sued by her estranged husband for allegedly defaming him on stage, should not restrict standups from using personal... [Read More]
Tiffany Haddish Announced To Host The ‘2018 MTV Awards’
Tiffany Haddish is officially here. Today MTV revealed that Haddish will help take over their hosting duties for this year’s MTV Awards. The announcement was first revealed on Haddish’s Instagram page as she personally delivered the news. A post shared by Tiffany Haddish (@tiffanyhaddish... [Read More]
Do Open-Mics Still Matter For Comedians? – A Eulogy
Last night I drove on the dimly-lit Orlando highways, muttering jokes under my breath and faintly pantomiming for thirty-five minutes to perform at a Hookah Lounge with a grand total of about 6 audience members. The comics outnumbered the audience and the show was supposed to start at 10 o’clo... [Read More]
Standup comedian's husband sues for defamation over 'provocative' show
Louise Reay says she faces bankruptcy if she loses case that could boil down to judge’s sense of humourAn award-winning standup comedian is being sued by her estranged husband for allegedly defaming him in her show.The lawsuit, described by a leading lawyer as a test case, relates to a show by... [Read More]
Standup comedian's husband sues for defamation over 'provocative' show
Louise Reay says she faces bankruptcy if she loses case that could boil down to judge’s sense of humourAn award-winning standup comedian is being sued by her estranged husband for allegedly defaming him in her show.The lawsuit, described by a leading lawyer as a test case, relates to a show by... [Read More]
Standup comedian's husband sues for defamation over 'provocative' show
Louise Reay says she faces bankruptcy if she loses case that could boil down to judge’s sense of humourAn award-winning standup comedian is being sued by her estranged husband for allegedly defaming him in her show.The lawsuit, described by a leading lawyer as a test case, relates to a show by... [Read More]
Joel McHale Says He Was Requested To Stop Making ‘Kardashian Jokes’ On ‘The Soup’
Once upon a time, there was a show called, The Soup. The E! series would blend together comedy and pop-culture for viewers. In 2015, the show came to an end and former host Joel McHale re-shifted his career focus. Now with Netflix, McHale is back in front of the camera to start where he left [&helli... [Read More]
Joel McHale Says He Was Requested To Stop Making ‘Kardashian Jokes’ On ‘The Soup’
Once upon a time, there was a show called, The Soup. The E! series would blend together comedy and pop-culture for viewers. In 2015, the show came to an end and former host Joel McHale re-shifted his career focus. Now with Netflix, McHale is back in front of the camera to start where he left [&helli... [Read More]
Michael Blackson Is Interested To Be In ‘Coming To America 2’
As we all know, 80’s classic comedy Coming To America is getting a sequel. Black-ish’s Kenya Barris has signed onboard to help pen the newest installment of the original film. Now what is unclear is who will round out the cast. Kevin Hart, and Micahel Blackson have both been suggestions ... [Read More]
Tiffany Haddish Now Has A Valentine’s Day Commercial For Groupon
Tiffany Haddish is hoping to give men advice just in time for Valentine’s Day. As mentioned, Haddish is officially the new face for Groupon. In her newest commercial with the savings platform, Tiffany gives guys a few ideas they can look into on top of their usual gift of flowers. This follows... [Read More]