Taking a ‘Soft Focus’ with Jena Friedman
Sometimes hard issues need a light touch, which is where comedian Jena Friedman comes in. In her new Adult Swim mini-special Soft Focus with Jena Friedman (premiering this Sunday, February 18th at midnight), she approaches issues like campus rape and the story of the Cannibal Cop with a surreal sens... [Read More]
Jena Friedman dropped in on “Conan” to give men advice during the #MeToo movement
Jena Freidman was the guest comedian on Conan and she used her opportunity to offer some advice to men during… MORE Jena Friedman dropped in on “Conan” to give men advice during the #MeToo movement appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
This week on TV: Everything Sucks!
While the Winter Olympics managed to pre-emt a lot of this week’s programming, there’s still plenty of comedy to be… MORE This week on TV: Everything Sucks! appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
‘Soft Focus with Jena Friedman’ and ‘Eric Andre Does Paris’ Air on Adult Swim Next Month
Jena Friedman and Eric Andre both have 15-minute specials premiering on Adult Swim next month. First up is the Friedman special the network ordered last May, titled Soft Focus with Jena Friedman, which will air Sunday, February 18th at midnight. The special is described as a “live-action comed... [Read More]
Adult Swim schedules midnight specials for Jena Friedman, Eric Andre
As Sunday, Feb. 18, becomes Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, Adult Swim is getting especially weird, thanks to two new short-form comedy specials from Jena Friedman and Eric Andre. Soft Focus with Jena Friedman will premiere at midnight ET/PT. The network describes her special as “a live-action comedic ... [Read More]
Revisiting ‘Xavier: Renegade Angel,’ a 21st Century Traumedy
November marked the ten-year anniversary of Adult Swim’s broadcast of Xavier: Renegade Angel, a show that spanned two ten-episode seasons and for a small, rabid viewership still represents the crowning achievement of irreverent art collective PFFR. Known for working on the sidelines to help re... [Read More]
Watch Chelsea Peretti, Shonali Bhowmik, Heather Lawless, and Andrea Rosen’s 2012 Adult Swim Pilot ‘Getting It Together’
If you’re looking for a temporary escape from all of the terrible news this week, look no further than the above video comedy group Variety Shac (Shonali Bhowmik, Heather Lawless, Andrea Rosen, and Chelsea Peretti) uploaded to YouTube this week. The group made the pilot, titled Getting It Toge... [Read More]
Warmest wishes and thanks for this “Rick & Morty” Thanksgiving video
We find the warmest loaf in our oven this Thanksgiving. Rick & Morty have released a surprise holiday video called,… MORE Warmest wishes and thanks for this “Rick & Morty” Thanksgiving video appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
There’s a porn parody of “Rick And Morty” well, because Rule 34
It’s official, the breakout [adult swim] cartoon Rick and Morty is big enough to get a porn parody. While parodies… MORE There’s a porn parody of “Rick And Morty” well, because Rule 34 appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Adult Swim ad seeks “Sexy Female” for comedy special
Who says there aren’t opportunities for women in comedy on Adult Swim? A Craigslist ad appeared today offering $443 per day for a “SEXY FEMALE” with SAG-AFTRA union card between the ages of 25-55, “any ethnicity,” who’s willing to wear “bondage attire”... [Read More]