Cool Thing To Buy: Andrew Santino “Homefield Advantage”
Andrew Santino returns for his second comedy album. The audio version of his Showtime of the same name. Santino is… MORE Cool Thing To Buy: Andrew Santino “Homefield Advantage” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Season 2 of ‘Dice’ Premieres on Showtime in August
Andrew Dice Clay’s semi-autobiographical Showtime series Dice just got a season 2 premiere date. The Scot Armstrong-created show, which wrapped up its debut season last May and was renewed in the fall, will return for its second season Sunday, August 20th at 10:30pm. Like the first season, sea... [Read More]
Review: Andrew Santino, “Home Field Advantage” on Showtime
I might not be the biggest fan of Andrew Santino or his character on Showtime’s new series I’m Dying Up Here, but at least his beard is real now and now, compared to whatever he sported a few years ago on ABC’s short-lived Mixology. And as he explains in his first hour sp... [Read More]
Review: Al Madrigal, “Shrimpin’ Ain’t Easy” on Showtime
Like most stand-up comedians, Al Madrigal had not expected we’d ever live to see a President Trump. “I didn’t think it would happen. It happened!” Madrigal, who plays Edgar in the new Showtime series, I’m Dying Up Here, jokes in his first hour special for the network, S... [Read More]
Andrew Santino Has the ‘Home Field Advantage’
The last time I talked to comedian and actor Andrew Santino he was celebrating two releases, his Comedy Central Half Hour and his comedy album Say No More. This weekend Santino has two more big releases, both on Showtime: his first hourlong standup special Home Field Advantage and the new series I&r... [Read More]
Kevin Hart and T.I. Developing ‘The Studio’ Comedy Series at Showtime
Kevin Hart and rapper/actor Tip “T.I.” Harris are developing a television comedy series together. According to Deadline, the two are co-executive producing a music comedy series in development at Showtime called The Studio, which “will chronicle the day-to-day and night-to-nig... [Read More]
The not-so-surprising comedy of “Twin Peaks: The Return”
On May 21st, Twin Peaks made its triumphant and highly anticipated return to airwaves with the first four installments of… MORE The not-so-surprising comedy of “Twin Peaks: The Return” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Showtime Released the ‘I’m Dying Up Here’ Pilot Early This Week
Showtime’s new hourlong series about the ‘70s LA standup scene doesn’t premiere on TV until next month, but the network released the pilot episode online this week so you can get a head start. Ordered to series last year, the Jim Carrey-produced I’m Dying Up Here is based on ... [Read More]
Showtime Released the ‘I’m Dying Up Here’ Pilot Early This Week
Showtime’s new hourlong series about the ‘70s LA standup scene doesn’t premiere on TV until next month, but the network released the pilot episode online this week so you can get a head start. Ordered to series last year, the Jim Carrey-produced I’m Dying Up Here is based on ... [Read More]
Jim Carrey talks about The Comedy Store’s impact on stand-up in the 70s
Jim Carrey and his Letterman-like beard stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live to talk about I’m Dying Up Here, the new Showtime series… MORE Jim Carrey talks about The Comedy Store’s impact on stand-up in the 70s appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]