All Are Welcome in the Church of Maria Bamford
2017 has been a bumper crop year for Maria Bamford. First she released Old Baby, her hilariously heartfelt hourlong Netflix special that not only packed an emotional punch but also pushed the envelope by toying with the structure of standup specials (the venues in which she performs change and grow,... [Read More]
Seth Meyers Takes “A Closer Look” at Trump’s Vocal Support for Accused Child Molester Roy Moore
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers takes “A Closer Look” Trump’s vocal support of Alabama Senate candidate/accused child molester Roy Moore vs. Trump’s call for The Washington Post reporter Dave Weigel to be fired over an honest mistake ... [Read More]
Amanda Seales on Late Night with Seth Meyers
Catcalling still happens, and Amanda Seales wants us to know it’s still not considered a compliment. Seales performed Monday on Late Night with Seth Meyers, and also explained why Donald Trump could not possibly look good for his age, let alone good for his money. Roll the clip. [Read More]
Tim Baltz Heads to a Roy Moore Rally in Alabama on ‘The Opposition’
Here’s a clip from last night’s The Opposition with Jordan Klepper, where Citizen Journalist Tim Baltz heads down to Alabama to speak with voters about Senate candidate Roy Moore but mostly just hang out with his fellow Moore supporters at a rally where everyone agrees that it’s ac... [Read More]
ABC Orders a Family Comedy from Kenya Barris, Julie Bean, and Alec Baldwin
ABC just handed out a straight-to-series order to a new comedy from Black-ish creator Kenya Barris and Julie Bean with Alec Baldwin attached to potentially star. According to Deadline, the multi-cam series is written by Barris and Bean and centers on “a stuck-in-his-ways, opinionated, fading T... [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]
Inside ‘Snowy Bing Bongs Across the North Star Combat Zone’ with Cocoon Central Dance Team
In their new film, Snowy Bing Bongs Across the North Star Combat Zone, the ladies of Cocoon Central Dance Team execute the daintiest fart joke I’ve ever seen. Sunita Mani, Tallie Medel, and Eleanore Pienta stretch out luxuriously on a soundstage beach, their graceful movements undercut by exag... [Read More]
Check Out the Season 2 Trailer for Sharon Horgan’s HBO Comedy ‘Divorce’
Sharon Horgan’s HBO comedy Divorce returns next month, and today the network released the trailer. Renewed for a second season last year (alongside fellow freshman comedy Insecure from Issa Rae, which scored a season 3 renewal in August), the Sarah Jessica Parker and Thomas Haden Church-starri... [Read More]
Talking all things stand-up with Judd Apatow
In a business full of ups and downs, it is not uncommon for a person to find out what they’re… MORE Talking all things stand-up with Judd Apatow appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,’ ‘Black-ish,’ and More Nominated for 2018 Golden Globes
The 2018 Golden Globe nominations were announced this morning, including a Best Television Series category that includes returning shows Black-ish and Master of None as well as new shows SMILF, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, and NBC’s Will & Grace reboot. Pamela Adlon also received a nom for h... [Read More]