Julie Rudd Makes Her Feature Debut with ‘Fun Mom Dinner’
For her screenwriting debut, Julie Rudd set out to write a comedy that connected with moms like herself. The result, Fun Mom Dinner, follows four women (Katie Aselton, Toni Collette, Bridget Everett, and Molly Shannon) as they cut loose and develop real friendships on a wild night out on the town. O... [Read More]
Episode #162: I Mom So Hard (Kristin Hensley and Jen Smedley)
Kristin Hensley and Jen Smedley had mutual friends growing up in Nebraska, but didn’t meet each other until they were both aspiring comedic actresses in Los Angeles. Hensley has appeared in shows such as Parks and Recreation and Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and Smedley has appeared in several TV commer... [Read More]
Episode #162: I Mom So Hard (Kristin Hensley and Jen Smedley)
Kristin Hensley and Jen Smedley had mutual friends growing up in Nebraska, but didn’t meet each other until they were both aspiring comedic actresses in Los Angeles. Hensley has appeared in shows such as Parks and Recreation and Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and Smedley has appeared in several TV commer... [Read More]
Check Out the ‘Fun Mom Dinner’ Trailer Featuring Molly Shannon, Toni Collette, and More
Last year it was announced that Katie Aselton, Toni Collette, Bridget Everett, and Molly Shannon signed on to star in an ensemble comedy together called Fun Mom Dinner, and the trailer for the film was recently released. Directed by Australian filmmaker Alethea Jones, the movie centers on “fou... [Read More]
CBS Announces Premiere Dates for ‘Young Sheldon,’ ‘Me, Myself & I,’ and More
CBS announced a pile of premiere dates today for its fall lineup, including returning comedies The Big Bang Theory, Superior Donuts, Mom, and Kevin Can Wait as well as new shows Me, Myself & I starring Bobby Moynihan, the Big Bang spin-off Young Sheldon, and 9JKL. Here’s the full rund... [Read More]
Will Ferrell and Jason Momoa Will Play Father and Son in a Movie Together
Will Ferrell is teaming up with Justice League and Aquaman star Jason Momoa for a new movie. According to Deadline, Paramount is developing an untitled comedy written by The Grinder co-creators Andy Mogel and Jarrad Paul, which would center on Ferrell and Momoa as “a washed up TV star reunitin... [Read More]
Cool thing to buy this week: Tom Segura “Mostly Stories”
Recorded in Seattle, Washington, Tom Segura: Mostly Stories is the latest in a string if high-level output from Segura. A… MORE Cool thing to buy this week: Tom Segura “Mostly Stories” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
RIP Dorothy Hofert Letterman Mengering, aka “Dave’s Mom”
Dorothy Hofert Letterman Mengering was 72 when she first began appearing on her son’s late-night television show, and delighted millions in the 1990s with her reports from the Olympics, her pies from the kitchen and her advice for her son. Mengering died Tuesday peacefully at home, a day befor... [Read More]
Game Changers of Comedy: Martin Lawrence
The comedy game is full of ups and downs. This game changer has manifested his whole career through that. He… MORE Game Changers of Comedy: Martin Lawrence appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Cool thing to buy this week: “Mitch Hedberg: The Complete Vinyl Collection”
Mitch Hedberg’s singular style and absurd observations about everyday life turned him into a comedy legend. Now you can relive his entire body of work whenever you want. Mitch Hedberg: The Complete Vinyl Collection includes all three of his original albums (Strategic Grill Locations, Mitch All... [Read More]