Allan Havey as Lou Avery rises to the challenge in the final season of AMC’s “Mad Men”
When last I saw Allan Havey, he was resting easily at the comedians' table in the back corner of the Olive Tree Cafe. It was a Sunday night in late June, and Havey was between stand-up gigs downstairs at the Comedy Cellar. That same night, millions of Americans saw Havey's "Lou Avery" cross paths on... [Read More]
Jim Gaffigan to release new stand-up special, ‘Obsessed’ on April 29th
Seems like Spring is finally here and so is another stand-up comedy special from Jim Gaffigan. The comedian’s latest Obsessed will be available in stores on Tuesday, April 29th. It will be available on pretty much any format your comedy fan heard could want, DVD, Blu-Ray, vinyl, VOD, digital d... [Read More]
Tracy Morgan’s stand-up special ‘Bona Fide’ set to premiere on Comedy Central April 20th
Tracy Morgan is one of the most recognizable names in the stand up world. He has been all over the place from the legendary Saturday Night Live to hit NBC show 30 Rock. However his roots are, and have always been, in stand-up comedy. Having said that, I bring to you some exciting news, Tracy’s... [Read More]
Dave Attell’s cringeworthy comedy is perfectly captured on ‘Road Work’
It’s hard to believe it’s been 7 years since we’ve last seen a Dave Attell stand-up comedy special. Yeah, do the math, it was 2007 when Captain Miserable was released. It’s a very long time for hands-down one of the best comedians in the game to produce something he’s s... [Read More]
Dave Attell shares the wealth with comics old and new, plus Operation Purple, in “Comedy Underground” stand-up series on Comedy Central
Dave Attell gives back to some of his fellow comedy veterans, and in a very real way has given back to military veterans and their families, through filming his new stand-up showcase series, Comedy Underground with Dave Attell, which debuts at 1 a.m. Sunday on Comedy Central following the premi... [Read More]
Dave Attell
It’s been seven years since Dave Attell’s last special, Captain Miserable, and about a year and a half since the final episode of Dave’s Old Porn aired on Showtime. So it’s fair to say that the latest special, Road Work, and his new Comedy Central series, Comedy Underground w... [Read More]
Watch Amy Schumer Play a Depressingly Accurate Video Game
by Megh Wright In case you missed it, here's a fantastic clip from Inside Amy Schumer where Amy tries to play a Call of Duty-type game but learns some very real-life lessons after she chooses to play using the game's female avatar. 0 Comments... [Read More]
Talking to Dave Attell About His New Comedy Central Standup Show and Special
by Phil Davidson If you’re a fan of standup, you owe it to yourself to watch Dave Attell do a set at the Comedy Cellar, the famed New York club where he can be found most weekends. To see him in his element, that is telling dirty jokes in a dark basement full of drunk people, is one of the gre... [Read More]
Laughspin Interview: Dave Attell talks Comedy Underground, Road Work and club comedy
After years of cementing his reputation as an unapologetically crass and thick-skinned comic of late-night cable TV – first with Comedy Central’s Insomniac and later with Showtime’s Dave’s Old Porn – Dave Attell was a natural selection to host Comedy Central’s fir... [Read More]
Dave Attell shares his “Road Work” experiences across America as a club comic in new Comedy Central stand-up special
Twitter may have given everyone the false hope or impression that they're all joke machines. But nobody remains funnier and writes more great jokes and tests them out on a nightly basis in front of living and breathing comedy club customers than Dave Attell. Nobody beats Attell. And Attell wins fair... [Read More]