Charlie Murphy, Chappelle's Show star, dies aged 57
Brother of Eddie Murphy, who turned his encounters with Hollywood’s great and good into much-loved TV skits, has diedCharlie Murphy, the older brother of Eddie Murphy and a comic performer who turned his encounters with Rick James and Prince into standout sketches on Chappelle’s Show, ha... [Read More]
How comedians struggled to parody Donald Trump
There was no lack of jokes about the Republican nominee from Samantha Bee to Alec Baldwin – but despite comics’ best efforts, Trump put himself past satireSupport our fearless, independent journalism by making a contribution or becoming a memberThis election season has inspired acres of ... [Read More]
How comedians struggled to parody Donald Trump
There was no lack of jokes about the Republican nominee from Samantha Bee to Alec Baldwin – but despite comics’ best efforts, Trump put himself past satireSupport our fearless, independent journalism by making a contribution or becoming a memberThis election season has inspired acres of ... [Read More]
Kevin Meaney, standup and 'comic's comic', dies at age of 60
Star of 1990s CBS series Uncle Buck dies at home in New YorkJudd Apatow: ‘Kevin was as funny as they get and the nicest man’Kevin Meaney, a “comic’s comic” who worked the standup circuit, was a staple on late-night TV and starred in the short-lived 1990s CBS series Uncl... [Read More]
Kevin Meaney, standup and 'comic's comic', dies at age of 60
Star of 1990s CBS series Uncle Buck dies at home in New YorkJudd Apatow: ‘Kevin was as funny as they get and the nicest man’Kevin Meaney, a “comic’s comic” who worked the standup circuit, was a staple on late-night TV and starred in the short-lived 1990s CBS series Uncl... [Read More]
Amy Schumer pens open letter to fans who left Florida show after Trump jokes
The comedian said ‘I’m sorry you didn’t want me … to mention the biggest thing going on in our country right now’ in response to those who booed and left her Tampa show after she called Trump a ‘monster’Amy Schumer has written an open letter to fans who wal... [Read More]
Amy Schumer pens open letter to fans who left Florida show after Trump jokes
The comedian said ‘I’m sorry you didn’t want me … to mention the biggest thing going on in our country right now’ in response to those who booed and left her Tampa show after she called Trump a ‘monster’Amy Schumer has written an open letter to fans who wal... [Read More]
Amy Schumer pens open letter to fans who left Florida show after Trump jokes
The comedian said ‘I’m sorry you didn’t want me … to mention the biggest thing going on in our country right now’ in response to those who booed and left her Tampa show after she called Trump a ‘monster’Amy Schumer has written an open letter to fans who wal... [Read More]
Amy Schumer pens open letter to fans who left Florida show after Trump jokes
The comedian said ‘I’m sorry you didn’t want me … to mention the biggest thing going on in our country right now’ in response to those who booed and left her Tampa show after she called Trump a ‘monster’Amy Schumer has written an open letter to fans who wal... [Read More]
Amy Schumer pens open letter to fans who left Florida show after Trump jokes
The comedian said ‘I’m sorry you didn’t want me … to mention the biggest thing going on in our country right now’ in response to those who booed and left her Tampa show after she called Trump a ‘monster’Amy Schumer has written an open letter to fans who wal... [Read More]