The Laugh Button Podcast: Pawnography with Christopher Titus and Rick Harrison
The Laugh Button Podcast is up and running! We’re happy to announce that we’ve joined up with our pals at Riotcast and will be delivering you a weekly podcast where we cover all the news in the comedy world. For this episode our pal Christopher Titus stopped by the studios to discuss the... [Read More]
 
Woody Allen signs deal with Amazon Studios for streaming TV series
Someone told Woody Allen that all of these bad headlines surrounding Bill Cosby meant it was a good time to come back out into the spotlight? Amazon Studios today announced a deal with Allen for a full season of Untitled Woody Allen Project, a half-hour series and Allen's first, which he'l... [Read More]
 
Woody Allen signs deal with Amazon Studios for streaming TV series
Someone told Woody Allen that all of these bad headlines surrounding Bill Cosby meant it was a good time to come back out into the spotlight? Amazon Studios today announced a deal with Allen for a full season of Untitled Woody Allen Project, a half-hour series and Allen's first, which he'l... [Read More]
 
'BoJack Horseman' Creator Raphael Bob-Waksberg Breaks Down Comedy's "Default Male" Problem
by Megh Wright BoJack Horseman creator Raphael Bob-Waksberg has been fielding questions from fans via his Tumblr this week, and his most interesting response yet comes from an anonymous question that referred to a female character (a crocodile voiced by Kulap Vilaysack) as male. Bob-Waksberg used th... [Read More]
 
Image of Bill Cosby acknowledges rape allegations with a joke
Bill Cosby acknowledges rape allegations with a joke
Last night—after months of allowing his lawyers, family members, and fictional wives to speak for him, demanding that the media be “neutral” by not asking him difficult questions, and maintaining that he “does not intend to dignify” the accusations against him—Bill Cosby made his first public acknowledgment of those charges, dignifying them with a joke in his comedy show: "You have to be careful about drinking around me." [Read More]
 
Showtime Announces Return Dates for 'Episodes' and 'Web Therapy'
by Megh Wright New episodes of Showtime comedies Episodes and Web Therapy arrive in just a few days. The network announced today that the fourth season of the Matt LeBlanc-starring series Episodes returns this Sunday, January 11th at 10:30pm followed by the premiere of Lisa Kudrow's Web Therapy on W... [Read More]
 
NatGeo Orders a Late Night Talk Show Hosted by Neil deGrasse Tyson
by Megh Wright The National Geographic Channel is doubling down on educational/comedic shows. Not long after announcing a docu-comedy series from Silicon Valley co-creators John Altschuler and Dave Krinsky, the network announced that they've also picked up a weekly late night talk show based on astr... [Read More]
 
NatGeo Orders Docu-Comedy 'History of the World' from 'Silicon Valley' Creators
by Megh Wright The National Geographic Channel is giving comedy a try. Variety reports that the network has added a new show from Silicon Valley creators and former King of the Hill showrunners John Altschuler and Dave Krinsky called History of the World, which will "use sketch comedy, animation, pu... [Read More]
 
NatGeo breaks their mold with New docu-comedy series “History of the World” from “Silicon Valley” creators
When you think of NatGeo, you don’t think comedy. But you will now, as the creators of the successful HBO series Silicon Valley bring their docu-comedy series into their fold. History of the World will examine questions such as the evolution of man and the origins of spirituality through ... [Read More]
 
Best Rappers – Top 10 List Podcast – Episode 115
In each episode of The Top 10 List Podcast, a panel of comedians compete to get as many of their individual picks, from a list they prepared before the show, on a final top 10 list. Episode topics range from People who Changed the World to Most Doable Hollywood Actors. The Top 10 List... [Read More]