R.I.P. Lashonda Lester, Austin’s funniest person
Just a few weeks ago at SXSW we met the 2016 Funniest Person in Austin. Her name was Lashonda Lester.… MORE R.I.P. Lashonda Lester, Austin’s funniest person appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Here are your comedians recording half-hour specials for Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents… in 2017
Remember when seemingly every comedian who ever called him or herself a comedian taped half-hour submissions earlier over the winter? They started finding out from Comedy Central last week, and here’s the full list of stand-ups recording what’s now being called Comedy Central Stand-Up Pr... [Read More]
Here Are the Comedians Getting Half-Hour Comedy Central Standup Specials This Year
Every year, Comedy Central selects a handful of up-and-coming comedians to star in their own 30-minute The Half Hour standup specials, and the network just revealed the 14 comics chosen for this year’s sixth season, which will be called Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents. This year’s speci... [Read More]
Take an exclusive first listen to a track from Matthew Broussard’s new album, “Pedantic”
Matthew Broussard is just a few days away from both the premiere of his new Half Hour on Comedy Central and the release of his first ever stand-up comedy album, Pedantic on Friday, October 21st. It’s going to be big for the LA-based comedian. We have an exclusive first listen to a track from P... [Read More]
Naomi Ekperigin discusses her pending marriage in her episode of “The Half Hour”
Tonight at Midnight Naomi Ekperigin’s episode of The Half Hour premieres on Comedy Central. In this clip from said program, Naomi discusses the perks of taking a new last name once she marries her future husband. Is it for a bit in her act? Maybe. But she seems absolutely okay with the idea. N... [Read More]
Naomi Ekperigin Knows the Power of New York, Biscuits, and Beyonce
New York City born and raised, Naomi Ekperigin is quickly becoming an influential voice in modern comedy. She’s worked as a staff writer for Broad City and Difficult People, appeared on Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell and Late Night with Seth Meyers, and was listed as one of “7 Reasons... [Read More]
Naomi Ekperigin Knows the Power of New York, Biscuits, and Beyonce
New York City born and raised, Naomi Ekperigin is quickly becoming an influential voice in modern comedy. She’s worked as a staff writer for Broad City and Difficult People, appeared on Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell and Late Night with Seth Meyers, and was listed as one of “7 Reasons... [Read More]
Naomi Ekperigin Knows the Power of New York, Biscuits, and Beyonce
New York City born and raised, Naomi Ekperigin is quickly becoming an influential voice in modern comedy. She’s worked as a staff writer for Broad City and Difficult People, appeared on Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell and Late Night with Seth Meyers, and was listed as one of “7 Reasons... [Read More]
Ahmed Bharoocha has a cat phobia on his episode of “The Half Hour”
Tonight, Ahmed Bharoocha’s episode of The Half Hour premieres on Comedy Central at 12:30 (we get it, it’s technically tomorrow). In this clip he talks about how people treat cat phobias differently from other phobias. He’s completely right, nobody else ever tries to defend a pet mo... [Read More]
Ahmed Bharoocha has a cat phobia on his episode of “The Half Hour”
Tonight, Ahmed Bharoocha’s episode of The Half Hour premieres on Comedy Central at 12:30 (we get it, it’s technically tomorrow). In this clip he talks about how people treat cat phobias differently from other phobias. He’s completely right, nobody else ever tries to defend a pet mo... [Read More]