Funny or Die closes NYC office, moves East Coast creative team to Los Angeles
Following layoffs last year, Funny or Die has closed its New York city offices and moved its East Coast creative team west to Los Angeles. Page Six broke the news, confirmed by FoD in a statement. Most of the writers and other creative staffers (pictured above during Funny or Die’s Drunk Writi... [Read More]
Hank Azaria goes on a major bender in IFC’s “Brockmire”
Hank Azaria is perfectly cast as an adorably dysfunctional sportscaster in new IFC comedy Brockmire. The Simpsons voice and Emmy award-winning performer… MORE Hank Azaria goes on a major bender in IFC’s “Brockmire” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Hank Azaria goes on a major bender in IFC’s “Brockmire”
Hank Azaria is perfectly cast as an adorably dysfunctional sportscaster in new IFC comedy Brockmire. The Simpsons voice and Emmy award-winning performer… MORE Hank Azaria goes on a major bender in IFC’s “Brockmire” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Hank Azaria goes on a major bender in IFC’s “Brockmire”
Hank Azaria is perfectly cast as an adorably dysfunctional sportscaster in new IFC comedy Brockmire. The Simpsons voice and Emmy award-winning performer… MORE Hank Azaria goes on a major bender in IFC’s “Brockmire” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Episode #136: Scott Aukerman
Scott Aukerman got his first big break as a writer/performer on the HBO cult classic, Mr. Show with Bob and David. But he’s responsible for many more big breaks, not only as host of the Comedy Death Ray and Comedy Bang Bang live shows at M Bar and the UCB Theatre, but also as host […] [Read More]
Funny or Die reimagines City Slickers as a Westworld narrative
Better late than never, Funny or Die inspired a City Slickers reunion and recruited a few folks from Westworld for a parody mashup. Because, of course, City Slickers itself felt like a fantasy camp narrative — but FoD takes it a step further. Instead of Mitch (Billy Crystal) and Phil (Daniel S... [Read More]
T.J. Miller Wants to Use Comedy to Soothe the Human Condition
T.J. Miller cuts to the core. Whether shooting from the hip on local morning talk shows or waxing philosophical in his standup, Miller is operating from a place of gut instinct. In his latest ventures, he’s appearing opposite Jennifer Aniston in a holiday comedy, Office Christmas Party, debuti... [Read More]
Thanksgiving fun! Watch these married Pilgrims clash over Native Americans
This weekend we celebrate Thanksgiving, or as some correct history purists might refer to it– the systematic murder of the original American settlers. A lot has been written about the first Thanksgiving. How accurate those accounts in American History books that line the shelves of our Element... [Read More]