Montreal’s New Faces 2014: Just For Laughs
Here they are! Well, most of them anyhow. The list the comedy world waits all year for is out -- Montreal's "New Faces" for Just For Laughs. Last year, two "New Faces" made the leap from Montreal in July to Saturday Night Live in September (Brooks Wheelan and John Milhiser). In years and comedy boom... [Read More]
Just For Laughs 2014 New Faces of Comedy lineup announced
Montreal’s Just For Laughs festival just revealed who it’s New Faces of Comedy will be for the 2014 season. Each year the festival selects a handful of up-and-coming comics that the world should keep an eye on. The selections are broken down into a few different categories – Repped... [Read More]
Just For Laughs New Faces of Comedy announced
Montreal’s Just For Laughs comedy festival just announced its New Faces of Comedy lineup for 2014. Each year Just For Laughs, the longest running comedy festival, chooses comedians they feel will break out in the next few years. It’s one of the most anticipated set of showcases of the fe... [Read More] announces “The Jim Norton Show,” a talk show miniseries
VICE announced today that it'll debut its newest talk show online, as The Jim Norton Show will air on starting next Wednesday -- July 23, 2014 -- hosted by stand-up comedian and radio personality Jim Norton. Norton filmed this limited-edition webseries of a talk show ea... [Read More]
Bill Burr, Nathan Fielder and more win 2014 Just For Laughs Awards
Each year, Just For Laugh’s Montreal closes out the festival with the JFL Awards. Today JFL announced Bill Burr, Nathan Fielder, Andy Samberg, Seth Rogan, Evan Goldberg, and Michael Schur are this year’s honorees. The six recipients will receive their awards at a live show on Friday, Jul... [Read More]
Just For Laughs Awards for 2014 will honor Andy Samberg, Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg, Bill Burr, Nathan Fielder and Michael Schur
The Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal has named Andy Samberg, Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg, Michael Schur, Nathan Fielder and Bill Burr as its major award-winning honorees for 2014. Their individual honors: Andy Samberg: Comedy Person of the Year Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg: Comedy Directors... [Read More]
Just For Laughs releases partial line-up for 2014′s Montreal festival
The 32nd edition of Just For Laughs Montreal fest will take take place this summer from July 9-28th. The most vaunted stand-up event showcasing over hundreds of comedy’s biggest stars and up-and-comers has released a portion of this year’s line-up. Headlining this years galas include liv... [Read More]
Montreal’s Just For Laughs announces 2014 festival headliners; Jim Norton to deliver keynote address
Don't be shocked to see Jim Norton skinny and growing his hair out, as you see him shocked above in this appearance last month for the Opie & Anthony 20th anniversary interview/show for SiriusXM at Caroline's on Broadway. Norton will be front and center this July when he delivers the keynote add... [Read More]
Lewis Black, Don Rickles, Bill Burr, Aziz Ansari, more headline Just For Laughs’ 32nd festival
Lewis Black, Bill Burr, Aziz Ansari, Don Rickles and many more huge names in comedy will headline the 32ns annual Just For Laughs comedy festival in Montreal. The festival just released, in part, the following information: The 32nd edition of the Just For Laughs Festival, presented by Videotron in a... [Read More]
The Laugh Button 2014 guide to Comedy Festivals
Planning on getting out there this summer to see some comedy? Well, The Laugh Button put together this handy guide to when all the best comedy festivals are happening and where you can find out more. The Laugh Button 2014 guide to Comedy Festivals appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]