Episode #179: Jenn McAllister
Jenn McAllister has 3.1 million subscribers and counting on YouTube (plus another 1.9 million on Instagram and 2 million on Twitter), where she documents her life as jennxpenn. Jenn started uploading videos to YouTube when she was 12. At 16, she signed a deal with Awesomeness TV, then moved from Buc... [Read More]
Season 2 of Netflix’s ‘The Standups’ to Feature Aparna Nancherla, Kyle Kinane, Gina Yashere, and More
Netflix has another batch of half-hour standup specials in the works. The Standups will return to the streaming network sometime next year, and today the lineup for season 2 was announced: Gina Yashere, Rachel Feinstein, Kyle Kinane, Aparna Nancherla, Joe List, and Brent Morin. Season 1 of The Stand... [Read More]
Season 2 of Netflix’s The Standups to feature Aparna Nancherla, Kyle Kinane, Brent Morin, Rachel Feinstein, Joe List, and Gina Yashere
So, the headline of this story kinda says it all. On the heels of the wildly successful first season of… MORE Season 2 of Netflix’s The Standups to feature Aparna Nancherla, Kyle Kinane, Brent Morin, Rachel Feinstein, Joe List, and Gina Yashere appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Aparna Nancherla, Kyle Kinane, Rachel Feinstein, Joe List, Gina Yashere, and Brent Morin taping new half-hours for Netflix
Netflix has announced its second group of stand-up comedians to film half-hour specials for the streaming giant! Aparna Nancherla, Kyle Kinane, Rachel Feinstein, Joe List, Gina Yashere and Brent Morin are set to record next week in Los Angeles for Netflix, with tapings ... [Read More]
Revisiting Some of ‘Saturday Night Live’s Best Season Premieres Ever
Season 43 of Saturday Night Live begins this weekend, with Ryan Gosling hosting and Jay-Z as the musical guest. It’s a strong lineup, combining an A-list actor with one of the best rappers of all time who just released his best album in years. This is what we come to expect from the season pre... [Read More]
‘Hiatus’: A Facebook Show That Deserves More Likes
I don’t like profiling videos or series rooted in “Hollywood” culture if I can help it. Sometimes I can’t help it. Sometimes the work is too strong to be ignored, even amidst the din of my “don’t profile any more series about Hollywood culture&rdquo... [Read More]
Adult Swim ad seeks “Sexy Female” for comedy special
Who says there aren’t opportunities for women in comedy on Adult Swim? A Craigslist ad appeared today offering $443 per day for a “SEXY FEMALE” with SAG-AFTRA union card between the ages of 25-55, “any ethnicity,” who’s willing to wear “bondage attire”... [Read More]
Ranking Every Episode of ‘Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee’
Jerry Seinfeld hates talk shows, so he instead set out to do the anti-talk show and Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee — a series that lets Seinfeld take his friends on drives in slick cars to get some joe and grub — was born. For viewers, the lack of fanfare and production makes us voyeur... [Read More]
Ranking Every Episode of ‘Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee’
Jerry Seinfeld hates talk shows, so he instead set out to do the anti-talk show and Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee — a series that lets Seinfeld take his friends on drives in slick cars to get some joe and grub — was born. For viewers, the lack of fanfare and production makes us voyeur... [Read More]
Ranking Every Episode of ‘Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee’
Jerry Seinfeld hates talk shows, so he instead set out to do the anti-talk show and Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee — a series that lets Seinfeld take his friends on drives in slick cars to get some joe and grub — was born. For viewers, the lack of fanfare and production makes us voyeur... [Read More]