W. Kamau Bell, Samantha Bee and James Corden take home Creative Arts Emmy Awards
Saturday Night Live was the biggest show winner last weekend during the “creative arts” portion of the 2017 Primetime Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Guest Actor and Actress nods for both Dave Chappelle and Melissa McCarthy for their guest appearances last season, but W. Kamau Bell, S... [Read More]
Rachel Bloom makes a music video to show how much she doesn’t care about award shows
Rachel Bloom has won a Golden Globe and two different awards from critics for her starring role in The CW’s Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, and been up for multiple Emmy Awards in recent years. But as Hollywood’s “For Your Consideration” Emmy campaigning hits full steam seemingly across... [Read More]
Rachel Bloom Made an Emmy Campaign Video About Why She Hates Emmy Campaign Videos
Sure, Rachel Bloom can say she’s a Golden Globe winner for her performance in Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, but don’t assume that means she cares about awards shows. Like fellow comedian T.J. Miller, Bloom recognizes that awards – more specifically, the way TV stars  shamelessly c... [Read More]
GQ dressed their “New Class of Comedians” – including Pete Holmes and Rachel Bloom – up like high school nerds
GQ‘s annual comedy issue is on stands now — with recent SNL host Dwayne Johnson on the cover — and as… MORE GQ dressed their “New Class of Comedians” – including Pete Holmes and Rachel Bloom – up like high school nerds appeared first on The ... [Read More]
The 8th annual Pardcast-A-Thon will livestream for 12 hours on Saturday, March 4, 2017
Who’s joining Jimmy Pardo, Matt Belknap and Pat Francis for their eighth annual Pardcast-a-Thon, happening for 12 hours this Saturday live from Flappers Comedy Club in Burbank, Calif.? Among the known, announced guests: Jon Hamm, Sarah Silverman, Lauren Ash, Paul F. Tompkins, Scott Aukerm... [Read More]
Adam Pally and Rachel Bloom to Star in ‘Most Likely to Murder’ Mystery Comedy
Adam Pally and Rachel Bloom are starring in a movie together. According to Deadline, Pally and Bloom have signed on to star in a “dark mystery comedy” for Lionsgate called Most Likely to Murder. Pally will play Billy, “the most popular kid in high school” who “comes bac... [Read More]
Adam Pally and Rachel Bloom to Star in ‘Most Likely to Murder’ Mystery Comedy
Adam Pally and Rachel Bloom are starring in a movie together. According to Deadline, Pally and Bloom have signed on to star in a “dark mystery comedy” for Lionsgate called Most Likely to Murder. Pally will play Billy, “the most popular kid in high school” who “comes bac... [Read More]
The Secret Ingredient That Keeps ‘Archer’ and ‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’ Fresh
There are countless examples of pivots in TV comedy history, some the creative conceit of showrunners, others foisted on shows by circumstances outside their producers’ control (think of Steve Carell leaving The Office, and the way that show changed, for better and worse, in his absence). Pivo... [Read More]
“Jane The Virgin” and “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” get renewed by The CW
The CW Network has given early renewals to seven of its primetime series for the 2017-2018 season that includes the… MORE “Jane The Virgin” and “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” get renewed by The CW appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
New shows added to SF Sketchfest including a “Tribute to Comedy Bang! Bang!”
SF Sketchfest is almost upon us and the lineup has grown yet again. The festival has just announced a new batch of shows that will be taking place during the 16th edition January 12th-29th. Joining the previous lineup announcement are: The SF Sketchfest Tribute to Comedy Bang! Bang! The show will fe... [Read More]