Ramy Youssef getting his own autobiographical sitcom, Ramy, on Hulu
Get ready for a lot more Ramy in your life. Hulu announced at its annual upfronts presentation today that it’s ordering Ramy, a sitcom based on the real life of stand-up comedian Ramy Youssef. The series takes viewers into the world of Ramy, a first generation American Muslim who is on a spiri... [Read More]
Hulu Orders Mindy Kaling’s ‘Four Weddings and a Funeral’ and Ramy Youssef and Jerrod Carmichael’s ‘Ramy’
Hulu just announced a bunch of news, including series orders for comedies from Mindy Kaling and Ramy Youssef. First up is an order for a limited series written and executive produced by Kaling and Matt Warburton based on the 1994 romantic comedy Four Weddings and a Funeral, which will follow “... [Read More]
Vir Das and Ramy Youssef Are Developing Their Own Comedy Series at Hulu
Vir Das and Ramy Youssef both have comedies in development at Hulu. According to Variety, Das has teamed up with The Goldbergs executive producer Doug Robinson to develop a single-cam comedy at the streaming network titled In Theory, in which Das would star as “self-destructive math genius tur... [Read More]
Comics to Watch 2017: Here’s who’s “Up Next” at Comedy Central’s Colossal Clusterfest
Comedy Central’s “Comics to Watch” showcases, which had featured up-and-coming stand-ups in recent years at the New York Comedy Festival, is now rebranded as “Up Next” and will debut at Comedy Central’s own festival next weekend in San Francisco. These eight comed... [Read More]
Stand-up Ramy Youssef makes his network debut on “The Late Show”
Los Angeles-based, New Jersey-born comic Ramy Youssef made his network debut on The Late Show last night. The affable stand-up,… MORE Stand-up Ramy Youssef makes his network debut on “The Late Show” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Ramy Youssef network TV debut on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
“I’m Muslim. Like from the news,” jokes Ramy Youssef, who made his network TV debut on Thursday night’s Late Show with Stephen Colbert. Youssef also joked about how your own individual day can be pretty OK, even if the rest of the world seems to be crumbling around you; how h... [Read More]