Taking a ‘Soft Focus’ with Jena Friedman
Sometimes hard issues need a light touch, which is where comedian Jena Friedman comes in. In her new Adult Swim mini-special Soft Focus with Jena Friedman (premiering this Sunday, February 18th at midnight), she approaches issues like campus rape and the story of the Cannibal Cop with a surreal sens... [Read More]
Jena Friedman dropped in on “Conan” to give men advice during the #MeToo movement
Jena Freidman was the guest comedian on Conan and she used her opportunity to offer some advice to men during… MORE Jena Friedman dropped in on “Conan” to give men advice during the #MeToo movement appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Jena Friedman Talks #MeToo and the “North American Tiki Nazi” on ‘Conan’
Jena Friedman heads to Adult Swim later this month with her new special Soft Focus, but in the meantime you can check out her standup set from last night’s Conan. Friedman reflects on how tough things have been for men lately and offers them some very helpful tips: “If you’re aroun... [Read More]
Jena Friedman on Conan
Congratulations to Jena Friedman on perhaps becoming the first stand-up comedian to devote a TV performance to the rise of American Nazis and also the scariness of men in general. Fun times! Here’s Friedman from Thursday’s episode of Conan. Roll the clip! [Read More]
Jena Friedman on Conan
Congratulations to Jena Friedman on perhaps becoming the first stand-up comedian to devote a TV performance to the rise of American Nazis and also the scariness of men in general. Fun times! Here’s Friedman from Thursday’s episode of Conan. Roll the clip! [Read More]
‘Soft Focus with Jena Friedman’ and ‘Eric Andre Does Paris’ Air on Adult Swim Next Month
Jena Friedman and Eric Andre both have 15-minute specials premiering on Adult Swim next month. First up is the Friedman special the network ordered last May, titled Soft Focus with Jena Friedman, which will air Sunday, February 18th at midnight. The special is described as a “live-action comed... [Read More]
Adult Swim schedules midnight specials for Jena Friedman, Eric Andre
As Sunday, Feb. 18, becomes Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, Adult Swim is getting especially weird, thanks to two new short-form comedy specials from Jena Friedman and Eric Andre. Soft Focus with Jena Friedman will premiere at midnight ET/PT. The network describes her special as “a live-action comedic ... [Read More]
Episode #189: Jena Friedman
Jena Friedman is a stand-up comedian, writer and producer who’s now about to star in her first late-night special for Adult Swim. Friedman has written for The Late Show for David Letterman, produced for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, and taken a one-woman show to the Edinburgh Fringe Festiva... [Read More]
Episode #189: Jena Friedman
Jena Friedman is a stand-up comedian, writer and producer who’s now about to star in her first late-night special for Adult Swim. Friedman has written for The Late Show for David Letterman, produced for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, and taken a one-woman show to the Edinburgh Fringe Festiva... [Read More]
Adult Swim Orders a Jena Friedman Special and New Show from Eric Andre and Derrick Beckles
Adult Swim just announced two new live-action comedy projects: a 15-minute series from Eric Andre and Derrick Beckles, and a special from standup and former Daily Show producer Jena Friedman. Beckles and Andre’s series, titled Mostly 4 Millennials, is described as “targeted to mostly mil... [Read More]