YAS! 2 Dope Queens Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson fronting HBO specials
The hit comedy podcast 2 DOPE QUEENS, starring Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson, is coming to HBO in 2018 with four hour-long specials. Casey Bloys, president of HBO Programming said: “Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson prove you can be hilarious and socially conscious at the same t... [Read More]
YAS! 2 Dope Queens Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson fronting HBO specials
The hit comedy podcast 2 DOPE QUEENS, starring Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson, is coming to HBO in 2018 with four hour-long specials. Casey Bloys, president of HBO Programming said: “Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson prove you can be hilarious and socially conscious at the same t... [Read More]
HBO Orders Four Specials from ‘2 Dope Queens’ Hosts Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson
2 Dope Queens hosts Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson are heading to HBO. The network announced today that it’s ordered four hourlong specials from the podcasting duo, which are expected to debut sometime next year. “We are so stoked to be partnering with HBO for these specials,&rdquo... [Read More]
Vanessa Bayer, Gillian Jacobs, and Phoebe Robinson to Star in Netflix Comedy ‘Ibiza’
Vanessa Bayer, Phoebe Robinson, and Gillian Jacobs are starring in a movie together. According to The Hollywood Reporter, all three have signed on to star in a movie in the works at Netflix called Ibiza,which centers on Jacobs as “a woman who goes on a business trip to Spain to close a big dea... [Read More]
The importance of mental health: Comedians talk to Chris Gethard
Chris Gethard’s one-man show, Career Suicide, premieres this coming Saturday on HBO. But May 1 also marks the start of Mental Health Awareness Month, so Gethard sat down with fellow comedians Wyatt Cenac, Patti Harrison, Aparna Nancherla and Phoebe Robinson to explore different paths and exper... [Read More]
The ‘Oh, Hello!’ Guys Brought Hilarity to a Special Episode of ‘2 Dope Queens’
Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. It’s strange to me that the election of Donald Trump could somehow co-exist with the explosion in popularity of Gil Faizon and George St. Geegland, the Alan Alda-obsessed, excessive-tuna-pra... [Read More]
The Best Comedy Books of 2016
Now what we’ve got here is an embarrassment of riches. There were so many truly funny books released this year, and funny books with something to say, and funny books about other funny things, like funny TV shows or funny movies. These books are funny is what I mean. Anyway, these are the humo... [Read More]
The Best Comedy Books of 2016
Now what we’ve got here is an embarrassment of riches. There were so many truly funny books released this year, and funny books with something to say, and funny books about other funny things, like funny TV shows or funny movies. These books are funny is what I mean. Anyway, these are the humo... [Read More]
Cool thing to buy this week: “Don’t Think Twice” on Blu-ray
From the director of Sleepwalk With Me and the creator of This American Life comes this smart, funny and honest comedy starring Keegan-Michael Key, Gillian Jacobs, Mike Birbiglia, Kate Micucci, Chris Gethard and Tami Sagher. For 11 years, the six-person comedy team known as The Commune has killed on... [Read More]