This week in comedy: we interviewed some friends
We did some talking this week. And by some, we mean a lot. We talked to Matt Braunger just before his new stand-up special, Big Dumb Animal, aired on Comedy Central. Later in the week, we kept our conversation with him going on our podcast, and also found a new victim. In addition to Braun... [Read More]
Matt Braunger: Big Dumb Animal (Comedy Central)
Matt Braunger was 39, single, no kids, renting an apartment when I saw him record this hour-plus set last summer at The Bell House in Brooklyn. "I think I'm fucking killing it, you guys," Braunger told the audience then, and now as his stand-up special, Big Dumb Animal, debuts tonight on Comedy Cent... [Read More]
Matt Braunger “Big Dumb Animal” airs tonight 12a/11c on Comedy Central
Matt Braunger reminds us all why men are creepy, how Portland is too nice, how to harness gay power, and the worst thing you can say. All this and more are discussed in his latest special premiering tonight on Comedy Central entitled Big Dumb Animal. Check out this clip and then buckle in tonig... [Read More]
The Laugh Button Podcast: Matt Braunger is a Big Dumb Animal
On this episode of The Laugh Button Podcast, Mark flies solo hosting the podcast because Matt is on the West Coast causing a ruckus over there. However, we were extremely lucky to have the chance to talk to the one and only Matt Braunger. Matt is an incredibly funny comedian who is about to release ... [Read More]
Spy on Matt Braunger in His Natural Habitat in This 'Big Dumb Animal' Promo
by Megh Wright Matt Braunger's new Comedy Central special Big Dumb Animal airs this Friday at midnight, so Braunger released a new promo that gives a closer look at the "part-man, part beast" creature known as a Braunger with some help from Scott Aukerman, Kyle Kinane, and fellow comedian-in-the-wil... [Read More]
Making the Audience See Through Your Eyes with Matt Braunger
by Emma Soren At 40, Matt Braunger has found the comedic balance of youth and wisdom. In his newest hour special, Big Dumb Animal, he jokes about trying to keep up with his younger friends’ partying habits and Jagerbombs, but it’s also his most personal work yet. Big Dumb Animal follows ... [Read More]
Big Dumb Animal hunting with Matt Braunger: The Laugh Button interview
Matt Braunger is a busy guy. He travels the nation as a headlining comedian that’s traveled the world in addition to various stints on television. Bur perhaps the best thing about Matt, is that he’s a devastatingly funny stand-up comedian. A skill he’s about to show off once again ... [Read More]
CC:Studio’s development slate for 2015, and why you should care more about it
Comedy Central announced its latest development slate for webseries via CC:Studios, which has become more vital as a pipeline to TV this year as two previous CC:Studios projects -- This Is Not Happening and Idiotsitter -- have made or are making the leap from YouTube to boob tube. “I am sincer... [Read More]
Comedy Central is hard at work with five more shows in development and more
Comedy Central’s inhouse multiplatform division CC:Studios announced its upcoming slate of digital programs including the premiere of one new series, renewals for two and five more in development. “I am sincerely proud of how our team has established CC:Studios as an appealing desti... [Read More]
CC:Studios Adds Five New Series from Matt Braunger, Rich Fulcher, and More
by Megh Wright Comedy Central's digital production wing CC:Studios just announced five new projects. According to THR, the network has added series from Rich Fulcher, Matt Braunger, David Angelo, Sean O'Connor, Taylor Orci, and Jared Nigro to debut in the near future. "I am sincerely proud of how ou... [Read More]