Hannibal Buress talks Bill Cosby ‘rapist’ joke on Howard Stern Show (Audio)
To true comedy fans, Hannibal Buress is one of the most well-respected new stars of the past five years or so. To those unfamiliar with Buress, however, he’s now just a guy who called Bill Cosby a rapist. Thanks to one of thousands of concert goers these days who just can’t seem to enjoy... [Read More]
 
Dane Cook on Tinder, Robert Downey Jr, Troublemaker and more! (Laughspin Podcast)
Dane Cook has been in the comedy business for nearly 25 years and by his own account he’s the happiest he’s ever been— both personally and professionally. That’s one of the many things he chatted about with Laughspin editor Dylan Gadino on the latest episode of The Laughspin ... [Read More]
 
Joan Rivers official cause of death revealed, autopsy completed
Joan Rivers died at the age of 81 from low blood oxygen while undergoing a procedure on her throat, according to autopsy results released today by the New York City Medical Examiner. The official statement from the medical examiner is below. OCME has completed its investigation. The cause of Ms. Riv... [Read More]
 
Elizabeth Peña, Modern Family actress and trailblazing performer, dies at 55
Elizabeth Peña, trailblazing comedy actress whose career spanned four decades, died Tuesday in Los Angeles at the age of 55. Recently seen on Modern Family, where she played Sofia Vergara’s character’s mother Pilar, Peña also starred on crime drama Matador (which airs on th... [Read More]
 
Wyatt Cenac on Brooklyn, Netflix special and getting personal (Laughspin interview)
Wyatt Cenac’s newest one-hour comedy special Wyatt Cenac: Brooklyn is an homage to not just his home city but also to the intimate way in which stand-up comedy is best consumed. Filmed at Union Hall, one of his home clubs in Brooklyn, the special finds the former Daily Show with Jon Stewart co... [Read More]
 
Wyatt Cenac on Brooklyn, Netflix special and getting personal (Laughspin interview)
Wyatt Cenac’s newest one-hour comedy special Wyatt Cenac: Brooklyn is an homage to not just his home city but also to the intimate way in which stand-up comedy is best consumed. Filmed at Union Hall, one of his home clubs in Brooklyn, the special finds the former Daily Show with Jon Stewart co... [Read More]
 
Zach Galifiankis talks ‘Birdman,’ his son’s testicles with Jimmy Fallon on Tonight Show (Video)
Zach Galifianakis visited The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon last night to chat about his new movie Birdman, in which he stars alongside Edward Norton and Michael Keaton. Opening in theaters this Friday, Oct. 17, it follows the life of Keaton’s character, a one-time blockbuster movie star ... [Read More]
 
Zach Galifiankis talks ‘Birdman,’ his son’s testicles with Jimmy Fallon on Tonight Show (Video)
Zach Galifianakis visited The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon last night to chat about his new movie Birdman, in which he stars alongside Edward Norton and Michael Keaton. Opening in theaters this Friday, Oct. 17, it follows the life of Keaton’s character, a one-time blockbuster movie star ... [Read More]
 
Laughspin Podcast, episode 98: Carly Aquilino of MTV’s ‘Girl Code’
Now in its third season on MTV, Girl Code has not only become one of cable television’s most popular shows but it has helped propel the careers of a new crop of young, talented comedians. And that’s certainly true in the case of Carly Aquilino, the 23-year-old Long Island native is a sta... [Read More]
 
Saturday Night Live alum Jan Hooks dead at 57, rep confirms
Jan Hooks, who was a Saturday Night Live cast member alongside Dana Carvey, Dennis Miller and Mike Myers, has died at the age of 57. Part of the iconic sketch show’s cast from 1986 to 1991, Hooks also shared the stage with late comedians Chris Farley and Phil Hartman. Though Hooks’ cause... [Read More]