Talking with '@midnight's First #PointsMe Winner Chris Cubas
by Megh Wright Back in January, Comedy Central's @midnight launched a new contest called #PointsMe, in which fans and aspriring @midnight contestants took to Twitter, Vine, Instagram, Facebook, and Tumblr to try out for an appearance on the show. "I think in the ideal scenario, we'd like to find som... [Read More]
Win a Walk-On Role in an Upcoming 'Drunk History' Episode
by Megh Wright If you've always wanted to dress up in period garb while a bunch of celebrities lip sync Drunk History tales, your opportunity has arrived. Drunk History's Stumble Into History contest will choose one winner to land a walk-on role in the show, and all you have to do is dress up as a h... [Read More]
The "NBC Playground" Contest Couldn't Find Any Ideas Outside of New York, LA, or Chicago
by Megh Wright Remember when NBC announced its new "grassroots" talent initiative NBC Playground last year in hopes to — in the words of the network — find talented comedy writers by "reaching beyond the traditional talent labs of film schools and NY/LA comedy clubs"? Well, NBC announced... [Read More]
Nick Guerra wins NBC’s 11th annual Stand-Up For Diversity contest, network holding deal
Nick Guerra may have made an even better first impression with NBC than he thought. Last summer, you saw Guerra shine in his early auditions for Last Comic Standing. Last night, NBC announced he'd won the network's separate contest, called StandUp NBC (formerly Stand-Up For Diversity). His prize is ... [Read More]
Finalists announced for first NBC Playground comedy pitch contest
NBC has announced the 10 finalists for the first edition of the network's NBC Playground, an open competition to seek out new voices for primetime broadcast sitcoms. Entries that advanced after submitting initial introduction videos, sitcom pitches and the required application are: Jeff Galante (Los... [Read More]
Follow Jeff Dunham on Twitter today for the chance to win some prizes
Jeff Dunham fans listen up! Today, the beloved comedian is running a fun contest that will stretch nationally all over the continental United States. All you have to do is follow Jeff on Twitter today for him to share clues that involve your chance to win some prizes. Including copies of his latest ... [Read More]
Follow Jeff Dunham on Twitter today for the chance to win some prizes
Jeff Dunham fans listen up! Today, the beloved comedian is running a fun contest that will stretch nationally all over the continental United States. All you have to do is follow Jeff on Twitter today for him to share clues that involve your chance to win some prizes. Including copies of his latest ... [Read More]