Review: “I Am Battle Comic” by Jordan Brady
Jordan Brady, a former (and still) stand-up comedian turned filmmaker, has found a renewed love for comedy a generation after he first entertained audiences in person and on TV with his own reimagining of what porn films should sound like (whether you say “Bow-chicka-bow-wow” or “w... [Read More]
Robert Klein Still Can’t Stop His Leg, from SXSW to Starz, from The Second City to today
Ask any stand-up comedian today who the best stand-up of all time is or was, and they’ll likely tell you Richard Pryor, George Carlin, or want to make cases for both equally as the top of the tops. Ask any Jewish comedian from the Baby Boomers through Generation X that same question, and they&... [Read More]
We need to talk about black women in comedy: VH1’s “All Jokes Aside”
If you think it’s still tough out there in the comedy trenches for a woman wanting to make it as a stand-up, then just imagine what it must be like for a black women. Heck, don’t imagine it. Go out and talk to some black women in comedy. That’s what the new short documentary, All [... [Read More]
Baron Vaughn searches for his father in new hour-long Fusion documentary
  Comic and actor Baron Vaughn’s latest project isn’t a stand-up special – it’s a documentary that follows his search… MORE Baron Vaughn searches for his father in new hour-long Fusion documentary appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Baron Vaughn searches for his father in new hour-long Fusion documentary
  Comic and actor Baron Vaughn’s latest project isn’t a stand-up special – it’s a documentary that follows his search… MORE Baron Vaughn searches for his father in new hour-long Fusion documentary appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
The first trailer for “I Need You To Kill” stand-up documentary
Check out the first trailer for the upcoming stand-up documentary I Need You To Kill. Featuring Tom Segura, Pete Lee, and Chad Daniels. The documentary was written, edited, and directed by J. Elvis Weinstein. J. Elvis Weinstein is a writer and performer best known for his roles as Dr. Laurence Erhar... [Read More]
The first trailer for “I Need You To Kill” stand-up documentary
Check out the first trailer for the upcoming stand-up documentary I Need You To Kill. Featuring Tom Segura, Pete Lee, and Chad Daniels. The documentary was written, edited, and directed by J. Elvis Weinstein. J. Elvis Weinstein is a writer and performer best known for his roles as Dr. Laurence Erhar... [Read More]
The first trailer for “I Need You To Kill” stand-up documentary
Check out the first trailer for the upcoming stand-up documentary I Need You To Kill. Featuring Tom Segura, Pete Lee, and Chad Daniels. The documentary was written, edited, and directed by J. Elvis Weinstein. J. Elvis Weinstein is a writer and performer best known for his roles as Dr. Laurence Erhar... [Read More]
The Second Season of ‘Documentary Now!’ Delivers More Lovingly Specific Parodies
Aw shit, ya bitch Helen Mirren back at it again! Teaming up with ch’boys Fred Armisen, Bill Hader, and writer/co-executive producer Seth Meyers to bring the loving parody of the documentary boom we all crave. Documentary Now! starts its fictional 51st season tomorrow night with “The Bunk... [Read More]
This Week on TV: Documentary Now!
Now that summer has pretty much come and gone, TV is just about back in full swing. Some of the networks are getting a jump on the new fall season as we have five series premieres, one new special, and the Primetime Emmy winners will be revealed. On Wednesday, the second season of Documentary Now!&n... [Read More]