Talking Standup with the Stars of HBO’s ‘All Def Comedy’
After the success of last year’s All Def Comedy one-hour special, HBO ordered up a six-episode run of the All Def model, which premieres last Friday. The original Def Comedy Jam of the ‘90s shaped an entire generation of comics, including most of the roughly two dozen comedians chosen fo... [Read More]
Talking Standup with the Stars of HBO’s ‘All Def Comedy’
After the success of last year’s All Def Comedy one-hour special, HBO ordered up a six-episode run of the All Def model, which premieres last Friday. The original Def Comedy Jam of the ‘90s shaped an entire generation of comics, including most of the roughly two dozen comedians chosen fo... [Read More]
HBO’s “All Def Comedy” hosted by Tony Rock will air as planned, just without Russell Simmons onscreen or in the credits
All Def Comedy returns to HBO tonight, premiering the first of five weekly stand-up showcases hosted by Tony Rock on Friday nights from Dec. 1-29. The season showcases well-known comedians such as Deon Cole, DeRay Davis, Gary Owen and JJ Williamson, along with emerging comic talents like Alex Babbit... [Read More]
‘All Def Comedy’ Premieres on HBO Next Month
In July, HBO gave a series order to a standup series from Russell Simmons called All Def Comedy, and today the network revealed the premiere date. Hosted by Tony Rock, the six-episode, half-hour show was taped last month at the Avalon Theatre in Los Angeles and debuts on HBO Friday, December 1st at ... [Read More]
‘All Def Comedy’ Premieres on HBO Next Month
In July, HBO gave a series order to a standup series from Russell Simmons called All Def Comedy, and today the network revealed the premiere date. Hosted by Tony Rock, the six-episode, half-hour show was taped last month at the Avalon Theatre in Los Angeles and debuts on HBO Friday, December 1st at ... [Read More]
HBO Orders ‘All Def Comedy’ Standup Series Produced by Russell Simmons
Russell Simmons’s 2016 standup showcase special for HBO is becoming its own series. The network announced today that it’s given a series order to All Def Comedy, which will be taped in front of a live audience in October and premiere sometime in December. Like last year’s special, ... [Read More]
HBO Orders ‘All Def Comedy’ Standup Series Produced by Russell Simmons
Russell Simmons’s 2016 standup showcase special for HBO is becoming its own series. The network announced today that it’s given a series order to All Def Comedy, which will be taped in front of a live audience in October and premiere sometime in December. Like last year’s special, ... [Read More]
HBO bringing back All Def Comedy for new season in December 2017
After a one-hour special last fall, HBO has announced All Def Comedy is coming back for six new episodes this December. Tony Rock will host the series, as he did last year’s special. It’ll tape Oct. 10-11 at the Avalon Theatre in Los Angeles — performers yet to be announced, but HB... [Read More]
Tony Rock on Bringing Black Comedy Back to HBO with ‘All Def Comedy’
“Black comedy is back on HBO,” proclaims Tony Rock as he kicks off All Def Comedy, a new one-hour special from Russell Simmons debuting tomorrow night at 10:00pm. All Def picks up where Def Comedy Jam left off in the 90s, giving up-and-coming performers a chance to showcase at a national... [Read More]
Tony Rock on Bringing Black Comedy Back to HBO with ‘All Def Comedy’
“Black comedy is back on HBO,” proclaims Tony Rock as he kicks off All Def Comedy, a new one-hour special from Russell Simmons debuting tomorrow night at 10:00pm. All Def picks up where Def Comedy Jam left off in the 90s, giving up-and-coming performers a chance to showcase at a national... [Read More]