Kumail Nanjiani addressed the graduating class at his alma mater, Grinnell College
There are few honors higher than being asked to return to the college where you spent several stressful, life-changing years,… MORE Kumail Nanjiani addressed the graduating class at his alma mater, Grinnell College appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Kumail Nanjiani addressed the graduating class at his alma mater, Grinnell College
There are few honors higher than being asked to return to the college where you spent several stressful, life-changing years,… MORE Kumail Nanjiani addressed the graduating class at his alma mater, Grinnell College appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
HBO Renews ‘Silicon Valley’ and ‘Veep’
Two of HBO’s hit comedies are sticking around for another season. The network announced today that it’s handed out renewals to Silicon Valley and Veep, which will keep the series on the air for a fifth and seventh season, respectively. Both shows premiered their current seasons last mont... [Read More]
Stand-up Mike Vecchione completely killed on “The Tonight Show”
NYC-based stand-up Mike Vecchione crushed his set last night on The Tonight Show stage — in a very dapper suit, no… MORE Stand-up Mike Vecchione completely killed on “The Tonight Show” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Stand-up Mike Vecchione completely killed on “The Tonight Show”
NYC-based stand-up Mike Vecchione crushed his set last night on The Tonight Show stage — in a very dapper suit, no… MORE Stand-up Mike Vecchione completely killed on “The Tonight Show” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Love Dramedies About Comedians? Watch Totally Real Show ‘Cuplicated’
Is Vioobu a real streaming platform created by, directed by, edited by, showrun by, and starring Clip Cup’s Craig Healy, or a rouse by some very talented, very committed comedians? Only you can decide. YOU. Because I’m not blowing it. Though we (or, you) may never know the hard... [Read More]
Ed Helms to Star in Comedy Central Special ‘The Fake News with Ted Nelms’
Daily Show alum Ed Helms is returning to Comedy Central for a new special. According to Deadline, the network has added a special produced by and starring Helms called The Fake News with Ted Nelms, which will feature “absurd, made-up news that closely resembles real news, delivered by an absur... [Read More]
Stephen Colbert and Paul Simon Update “The 59th Street Bridge Song” for 2017
Late night TV can be a stressful experience these days due to all the terrible news coming out of the Trump administration, but thanks to Stephen Colbert, there’s now a place you can go that’s somehow both a soothing respite from all the chaos and a perfect summary of it. Similar to his ... [Read More]
Season 42 of ‘Saturday Night Live’ Was Entertaining But Ultimately Fell Short
We are officially 42 seasons deep into Saturday Night Live, and last weekend’s season finale, which featured Dwayne Johnson, Katy Perry, and a ton of other guest stars, couldn’t help but feel like a bit of a microcosm of the season as a whole. It was epic, it was star-studded, ... [Read More]
Watch Kumail Nanjiani’s Grinnell College Commencement Address on Failure, Empathy, and Change
Earlier this week, Kumail Nanjiani headed to his alma mater, Grinnell College in Iowa, to deliver the 2017 commencement address, and like Will Ferrell and Maria Bamford’s recent college appearances, the speech is well worth the watch. Nanjiani tells the graduates what it was like moving from P... [Read More]