‘SNL,’ ‘Atlanta,’ ‘Veep,’ and More Win 2017 Emmy Awards
The 2017 Emmys were handed out last night, and in case you missed it, comedy made history in two categories. Lena Waithe became the first black woman to win the Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series award for her work on Aziz Ansari’s Master of None (watch her fantastic acceptance speec... [Read More]
“SNL,” “Veep,” “Atlanta” and late night lead the comedies nominated for the 2017 Emmys
On September 17th, Stephen Colbert will host the 69th annual Emmy Awards, the event that honors the year’s best television… MORE “SNL,” “Veep,” “Atlanta” and late night lead the comedies nominated for the 2017 Emmys appeared first on The Laugh Bu... [Read More]
“SNL,” “Veep,” “Atlanta” and late night lead the comedies nominated for the 2017 Emmys
On September 17th, Stephen Colbert will host the 69th annual Emmy Awards, the event that honors the year’s best television… MORE “SNL,” “Veep,” “Atlanta” and late night lead the comedies nominated for the 2017 Emmys appeared first on The Laugh Bu... [Read More]
2017’s Emmy Nominees: ‘Full Frontal,’ ‘Atlanta,’ ‘SNL,’ ‘Veep,’ and More
The 2017 Emmy nominations were announced today, and they’re full of new and returning comedy series. Saturday Night Live earned the most comedy nominations, with noms going out to cast members (Vanessa Bayer, Leslie Jones, Kate McKinnon), hosts (Dave Chappelle, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Kristen Wiig... [Read More]
Rachel Bloom Made an Emmy Campaign Video About Why She Hates Emmy Campaign Videos
Sure, Rachel Bloom can say she’s a Golden Globe winner for her performance in Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, but don’t assume that means she cares about awards shows. Like fellow comedian T.J. Miller, Bloom recognizes that awards – more specifically, the way TV stars  shamelessly c... [Read More]
Stephen Colbert to host the 69th Emmy Awards
CBS and the Television Academy today announced that Emmy Award winner Stephen Colbert, the multi-talented host of The Late Show… MORE Stephen Colbert to host the 69th Emmy Awards appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Stephen Colbert to Host the 2017 Emmy Awards
Late Show host Stephen Colbert just landed another major hosting gig. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Colbert has signed on to host the 2017 Emmys, which will air on CBS Sunday, September 17th. It will mark the first live awards show hosting gig for Colbert (aside from the Kennedy Center H... [Read More]
The 2016 Emmy Awards Set a New All-Time Ratings Low
The Nielsen ratings for last night’s Emmys hosted by Jimmy Kimmel are in, and they’re not great. According to The Hollywood Reporter, last night’s Emmys on ABC averaged just 11.3 million viewers, beating last year’s ceremony hosted by Andy Samberg as the lowest-rated Emmys ev... [Read More]
‘Key and Peele,’ ‘Last Week Tonight,’ ‘Veep,’ and More Win 2016 Emmys
The 68th Emmy Awards aired last night with host Jimmy Kimmel, and among the comedy-related winners were Veep for Outstanding Comedy Series, Last Week Tonight for Outstanding Variety Talk Series, and the final season of Key and Peele for Outstanding Variety Sketch series. Kate McKinnon took home the ... [Read More]
‘Key and Peele,’ ‘Last Week Tonight,’ ‘Veep,’ and More Win 2016 Emmys
The 68th Emmy Awards aired last night with host Jimmy Kimmel, and among the comedy-related winners were Veep for Outstanding Comedy Series, Last Week Tonight for Outstanding Variety Talk Series, and the final season of Key and Peele for Outstanding Variety Sketch series. Kate McKinnon took home the ... [Read More]