Humor in Hindsight: Zach Galifianakis and his twin in “Live at the Purple Onion” and “Between Two Ferns”
For my latest Humor in Hindsight column for Decider, I took a look back at how Zach Galifianakis has perfected the art of playing himself opposite his own self. Sure, you can see Galifianakis pull off this feat weekly on FX’s Baskets, which just returned in January for its third season, now wi... [Read More]
How the DIY Stella Shorts Somehow Introduced the Future of Mainstream Comedy
The Stella shorts, which were filmed as companion pieces to their NYC live show and later collected on the rare Stella Shorts 1998-2002 DVD, are legendarily funny. They’re constant bit factories, firing jokes like a minigun. The shorts will upend their own narratives at a moment’s notice... [Read More]
Season 3 of ‘Baskets’ Premieres on FX in Janaury
FX revealed the season 3 premiere date for Baskets today. The Zach Galifianakis and Louie Anderson-starring series, which was renewed back in March ahead of its season 2 finale, returns to FX Tuesday, January 23rd at 10:00pm. Check out some promos for the new season below: [Read More]
Season 3 of ‘Baskets’ Premieres on FX in Janaury
FX revealed the season 3 premiere date for Baskets today. The Zach Galifianakis and Louie Anderson-starring series, which was renewed back in March ahead of its season 2 finale, returns to FX Tuesday, January 23rd at 10:00pm. Check out some promos for the new season below: [Read More]
Let’s binge watch Don Rickles’ final project, “Dinner With Don”
Watching these clips are both hilarious and extremely sad. Hilarious because Don Rickles is a bonafide legend, sad because we… MORE Let’s binge watch Don Rickles’ final project, “Dinner With Don” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Zach Galifianakis was prepared to guest host Jimmy Kimmel Live
Zach Galifianakis was Jimmy Kimmel’s first guest back Monday after paternity leave from Jimmy Kimmel Live. We quickly learned that Galifianakis had prepared as if he were guest hosting for Kimmel. Sure they joked about it in the opening segment. But Galifianakis had done his homework, as we al... [Read More]
Zach Galifianakis Reveals Some of His Pre-Existing Conditions on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Jimmy Kimmel Live, where guest Zach Galifianakis enters the national healthcare debate by telling Kimmel why he definitely wouldn’t qualify for Trumpcare: “I would personally not qualify because I have a lot of pre-existing conditions. I have s... [Read More]
Don Rickles gets some final heckles in his final series “Dinner With Don”
If there were any silver lining to the unfortunate death of bonafide comedy legend that is Don Rickles yesterday, it… MORE Don Rickles gets some final heckles in his final series “Dinner With Don” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Don Rickles gets some final heckles in his final series “Dinner With Don”
If there were any silver lining to the unfortunate death of bonafide comedy legend that is Don Rickles yesterday, it… MORE Don Rickles gets some final heckles in his final series “Dinner With Don” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
AARP Studios had completed “Dinner with Don” series before Don Rickles died
Don Rickles had completed his 10-episode webseries, Dinner with Don, for AARP Studios before he died on Thursday at the age of 90. The series finds Rickles sitting down in restaurants with the likes of Sarah Silverman, Zach Galifianakis, Jimmy Kimmel, Paul Rudd and Amy Poehler, as you can see in thi... [Read More]