Episode #215: Clusterfest 2018 with Jeff Ross, Matt Broussard and the art of roasting
This is a special edition of Last Things First, recorded live during Clusterfest 2018 in San Francisco. Comedy Central was kind enough to ask me to host a series of Clusterfest panels for the media that they called fireside chats. In this session, I welcomed the Roastmaster himself, Jeff Ross, and t... [Read More]
Comedy Central sets July dates for Roast of Bruce Willis with JGL as Celebrity Roastmaster
The Comedy Central Roast of Bruce Willis is a go! Joseph Gordon-Levitt, who co-starred with Willis as a younger version of him in Looper, will serve as the celebrity Roastmaster for the event, which tapes July 14 in Los Angeles, and will premiere on Sunday, July 29, 2018, on Comedy Central. Of cours... [Read More]
The Roast of Rich Vos is now available, go ahead and pick it up
Last year, we all piled into the Comedy Cellar at The Village Underground in NYC to witness what was easily… MORE The Roast of Rich Vos is now available, go ahead and pick it up appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
The Roast of Rich Vos is now available, go ahead and pick it up
Last year, we all piled into the Comedy Cellar at The Village Underground in NYC to witness what was easily… MORE The Roast of Rich Vos is now available, go ahead and pick it up appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
The Roast of Rich Vos is now available, go ahead and pick it up
Last year, we all piled into the Comedy Cellar at The Village Underground in NYC to witness what was easily… MORE The Roast of Rich Vos is now available, go ahead and pick it up appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Roast battler Alex Hooper “auditions” for America’s Got Talent 2018
What happens when a Roast Battle vet auditions for America’s Got Talent, but doesn’t tell the audience or the judges that he’s going to roast them for his audition? Watch and see what happened when Alex Hooper did just that on Tuesday night’s episode on NBC. “Oh! That w... [Read More]
Roast battler Alex Hooper “auditions” for America’s Got Talent 2018
What happens when a Roast Battle vet auditions for America’s Got Talent, but doesn’t tell the audience or the judges that he’s going to roast them for his audition? Watch and see what happened when Alex Hooper did just that on Tuesday night’s episode on NBC. “Oh! That w... [Read More]
Comedy Central to roast Bruce Willis in summer 2018
It has been a couple of years since the most recent Comedy Central Roast (Rob Lowe, 2016, in case you had forgotten). Well, time’s up. Um, maybe not those words. But there will be a new Comedy Central Roast this summer, and the Roastee will be Bruce Willis. It’ll tape in Los Angeles, wit... [Read More]
Comedy Central’s next Roast will be of Bruce Willis
It’s been a minute since Comedy Central held a roast. Two years in fact, back when Rob Lowe was roasted… MORE Comedy Central’s next Roast will be of Bruce Willis appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Episode #194: Benji Aflalo
Benji Aflalo is a stand-up comedian, who alone together with comedy pal Esther Povitsky, created, executive produces and stars in the sitcom Alone Together — which already has been picked up for second season by Freeform. They play versions of themselves, friends from different backgrounds try... [Read More]