Coming to Comedy Central: More ‘President Show,’ More ‘Jim Jefferies Show,’ and a One-Hour Sketch Comedy Special
In addition to announcing premiere dates for Nathan for You and Jordan Klepper’s new late night show, Comedy Central also announced some good news for Anthony Atamanuik’s The President Show, Jim Jefferies’s late night show, and Daily Show correspondent Hasan Minhaj and hi... [Read More]
Joe Mande on His ‘Award-Winning Comedy Special’ and Alternating Between Standup and TV Writing
Joe Mande’s Award-Winning Comedy Special hit Netflix early this morning. The premise of Mande’s first “televised” hour is that he has been intensely studying and training with the goal of creating a special so good it will be awarded the prestigious (and completely made-up) A... [Read More]
‘Bob’s Burgers’ Will Air an Hour-Long Christmas Musical Special in December
Bob’s Burgers has an extra special Christmas present in store for fans this year. According to Entertainment Weekly, Loren Bouchard announced at Comic-Con on Friday that the animated series will air a one-hour musical Christmas special on Fox in December, which will feature Adam Driver in... [Read More]
BT Kingsley Stays Busy on ‘The Next Level’
The penultimate performer on Comedy Central’s Kevin Hart Presents: The Next Level (Sunday at 11/10c) is the LA by way of Sacramento comic BT Kingsley. Kingsley has been at it for 12 years, paving his own way, resourcefully hustling to stay busy and relevant. He’s an only child, which mea... [Read More]
Here’s the Trailer for Maz Jobrani’s Netflix Standup Special ‘Immigrant’
Maz Jobrani heads to Netflix early next month with a new standup special, and the streaming network just released the trailer. Titled Immigrant, the special was filmed at the Kennedy Center in DC and features Jobrani’s “political humor about being an immigrant in the era of Trump, as wel... [Read More]
How Laff Records helped diversify the 60s stand-up scene
Pray To Booty. Big Dead Dick. There’s a Mouse in My Pants! While these could be the latest trending videos on… MORE How Laff Records helped diversify the 60s stand-up scene appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
How Laff Records helped diversify the 60s stand-up scene
Pray To Booty. Big Dead Dick. There’s a Mouse in My Pants! While these could be the latest trending videos on… MORE How Laff Records helped diversify the 60s stand-up scene appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
How Laff Records helped diversify the 60s stand-up scene
Pray To Booty. Big Dead Dick. There’s a Mouse in My Pants! While these could be the latest trending videos on… MORE How Laff Records helped diversify the 60s stand-up scene appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Rick Gutierrez on Childhood, Standup, and His Earliest Comedy Influences
Comedian Rick Gutierrez grew up in a full house, the fifth of six children. Fittingly, his comedy is largely focused on marriage, kids, and aging in an era of changing family values. The 54-year-old comic has been performing for nearly half of his life, but is just now getting the attention he deser... [Read More]
Ari Shaffir Moves from Censorship to Creative Control with ‘Double Negative’
Ari Shaffir’s new two-part special Double Negative hit Netflix today. Presented in two episodes, Children and Adulthood, the special is a sprawling look at where the comedian is at in life right now. He’s getting older, exploring his sexuality, and dealing with pressure from family and f... [Read More]