This week in comedy: Ali Siddiq is back behind bars
This week Ali Siddiq heads back to jail, as he’s set to have his first stand-up comedy special premiere on… MORE This week in comedy: Ali Siddiq is back behind bars appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Tig Notaro relieved to have Louis CK relieved of his executive producer duties on One Mississippi
It’s no secret that Louis CK helped Tig Notaro break through into the mainstream by putting out her “Live” CD on his website, then by helping her sell her TV series One Mississippi to Amazon. But when Notaro learned about CK’s secret, about how he had abused other women in co... [Read More]
Tig Notaro on Louis C.K.’s Removal from ‘One Mississippi’: “It’s a Huge Relief”
Back in August, Tig Notaro spoke up about the long-running Louis C.K. rumors, saying in interviews with Time and The Daily Beast that she thought it was important for C.K. to “take care of” the rumors by addressing them directly. C.K. responded to Notaro’s comments soon after ... [Read More]
Where to watch comedians dissect Election Night 2016 live online and on TV
If Election Day 2016 has stressed you out, then watching the live voting results on an actual news station may be too much for you. Perhaps you need some comedians to dissect it for you? In Comedy Boom 2.0, plenty of such option exist! To wit: Noon EST: Live, 12 hours of election coverage from [&hel... [Read More]
Where to watch comedians dissect Election Night 2016 live online and on TV
If Election Day 2016 has stressed you out, then watching the live voting results on an actual news station may be too much for you. Perhaps you need some comedians to dissect it for you? In Comedy Boom 2.0, plenty of such option exist! To wit: Noon EST: Live, 12 hours of election coverage from [&hel... [Read More]
Whoopi Goldberg Signs On For 1 More Year At ‘The View’
If you speculated that Whoopi Goldberg may be leaving daytime talk show The View soon; then we have some news for you. It was revealed yesterday by VARIETY that Whoopi will be joining the ladies again for their upcoming 20th season, extending her stay for another year. Whoopi Goldberg will be back... [Read More]
Flashback Friday: Ken Jeong made his TV debut as a stand-up on The View in 2001, Dr. Ken makes stand-up debut on ABC season finale
On tonight's season finale of Dr. Ken on ABC, Ken Jeong's title character makes his stand-up debut at the Laugh Factory. In real life, Jeong made his TV debut on ABC's The View, and this week he revisited the scene of the crime -- where he won the show's search for America's Funniest Doctor back [&h... [Read More]
Watch Ken Jeong’s 2001 stand-up performance on The View
Comedian and actor Ken Jeong made an appearance on The View yesterday, the very same place he made his stand-up television debut back in 2001. The show was holding a contest to find America’s funniest doctor. Jeong, of course, was a doctor himself before breaking out in comedy via the film Kno... [Read More]