“The Bonfire” with Big Jay Oakerson and Dan Soder turns 1, win tickets to its anniversary show
It seems like it took forever for Big Jay Oakerson and Dan Soder’s the SiriusXM radio show, The Bonfire to premiere. That’s probably because we heard rumblings of the show for a long time before an actual premiere date was set. The duo even addressed the time frame when the show first pr... [Read More]
FOX orders animated pilot presentation from 2015 NYTVF pitch as 2016 submission process comes to a close
FOX has ordered a pilot presentation for That's My Bus, the animated series about a New York City bus driver from comedians Dan Perlman and Will Julian that won the New York Television Festival's pitch contest last year at Montreal's Just For Laughs. It's too late to submit for the JFL Comedy Search... [Read More]
Win tickets to see Doug Loves Movies live at Gramercy Theatre in NYC on April 27th
Tomorrow night Doug Benson will be in New York City. Doug’s wildly popular podcast, Doug Loves Movies is taping an encore podcast at the Gramercy Theatre due to popular demand selling out night #1 of the appearances. We’ve teamed up with the folks at Live Nation/Gramercy Theatre to give ... [Read More]
Enter to win Just For Laughs ComedyPRO passes
The Just For Laughs Festival is one of the largest comedy festivals the world has to offer. Throughout the month of July, comedians from every walk of life descends on Montreal to perform comedy. Then, as the festival draws to a close the comedy industry joins in on the party for the ComedyPRO porti... [Read More]
Enter to win Just For Laughs ComedyPRO passes
The Just For Laughs Festival is one of the largest comedy festivals the world has to offer. Throughout the month of July, comedians from every walk of life descends on Montreal to perform comedy. Then, as the festival draws to a close the comedy industry joins in on the party for the ComedyPRO porti... [Read More]
Enter to win Just For Laughs ComedyPRO passes
The Just For Laughs Festival is one of the largest comedy festivals the world has to offer. Throughout the month of July, comedians from every walk of life descends on Montreal to perform comedy. Then, as the festival draws to a close the comedy industry joins in on the party for the ComedyPRO porti... [Read More]
Episode #56: Roy Wood, Jr.
When Roy Wood Jr. started interning in morning radio and working in his native Birmingham, Ala., he initially thought he might be the next Ricky Smiley. Wood’s determination and hustle, as well as his talent for prank calls, led him on a slightly different path slowly but surely up the show bu... [Read More]
Episode #56: Roy Wood, Jr.
When Roy Wood Jr. started interning in morning radio and working in his native Birmingham, Ala., he initially thought he might be the next Ricky Smiley. Wood’s determination and hustle, as well as his talent for prank calls, led him on a slightly different path slowly but surely up the show bu... [Read More]
The definitive guide to comedy festivals for 2016
Almost nine years ago now, the seeds of The Comic's Comic firmly planted themselves into my brain during a blizzard of snow and laughs in Aspen, Colo. Back then, you had Aspen and Montreal. Those were the two places to see the entire comedy industry converge, merge and splurge. New talent rubbing sh... [Read More]
Dulce Sloan wins 12th annual StandUp NBC diversity showcase, talent deal
Congrats to Dulce Sloan, named winner of the 12th annual StandUp NBC (formerly called Stand-Up For Diversity) contest, and with it, a talent holding deal with NBC. Former contest winner Tone Bell (NBC's Truth Be Told, and just added to the cast of The CW's The Flash) hosted the showcase finals at th... [Read More]