Steve Byrne writing and directing a movie about the life of an “Opening Act”
“‪I wrote a film while on the road about starting off as a comic on the road. Now it’s officially happening. Proud to be directing this with an incredible cast and crew.” So said stand-up comedian Steve Byrne, who previously starred in the TBS sitcom Sullivan & Son from 2... [Read More]
Episode #212: Clusterfest 2018 with Mark Normand, Roy Wood Jr., and Sasheer Zamata
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 Sasheer Zamata, Roy Wood Jr., and Mark No... [Read More]
Big Jay Oakerson tells a story of an ex’s particular kind of revenge on this week’s “This Is Not Happening”
Big Jay Oakerson’s 4th appearance on This Is Not Happening is set to premiere this weekend. The subject of this… MORE Big Jay Oakerson tells a story of an ex’s particular kind of revenge on this week’s “This Is Not Happening” appeared first on The Laugh Butt... [Read More]
Watch famed rapper Talib Kweli tell a stand-up story on, “This Is Not Happening”
One thing we love about the idea of the stand-up storytelling show, This Is Not Happening is that it recognizes… MORE Watch famed rapper Talib Kweli tell a stand-up story on, “This Is Not Happening” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Watch famed rapper Talib Kweli tell a stand-up story on, “This Is Not Happening”
One thing we love about the idea of the stand-up storytelling show, This Is Not Happening is that it recognizes… MORE Watch famed rapper Talib Kweli tell a stand-up story on, “This Is Not Happening” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
‘The Daily Show’s Roy Wood Jr. Heads to a March for Our Lives Counter-Demonstration in Montana
While late night hosts Jordan Klepper and Samantha Bee were attending March for Our Lives in Washington DC over the weekend, Daily Show correspondent Roy Wood Jr. was busy checking out a very different event. In this segment from last night’s Daily Show, Wood heads to Helena, Montana to attend... [Read More]
Tom Green talks about his “Celebrity Apprentice” experience on “This Is Not Happening”
On this week’s episode (about fame) comedians take a dive into stories they have about fame. Tom Green has spent… MORE Tom Green talks about his “Celebrity Apprentice” experience on “This Is Not Happening” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Comedy Central Developing ‘Re-Established’ Series from Roy Wood Jr., Trevor Noah, and Aaron McGruder
The Daily Show’s Roy Wood Jr. might get his own Comedy Central series. According to Deadline, the network is developing a half-hour comedy from Wood called Re-Established, in which he would star as “a parole officer willing to bend the rules to help the parolees on his watch, much to the... [Read More]
Comedy Central Developing ‘Re-Established’ Series from Roy Wood Jr., Trevor Noah, and Aaron McGruder
The Daily Show’s Roy Wood Jr. might get his own Comedy Central series. According to Deadline, the network is developing a half-hour comedy from Wood called Re-Established, in which he would star as “a parole officer willing to bend the rules to help the parolees on his watch, much to the... [Read More]