Comedy Central orders new series, The New Negroes, Taskmaster, and Corporate for 2017
Comedy Central’s new development slate for 2017-2018 includes three new series orders, with a game show hosted by Reggie Watts, an adaptation of live show The New Negroes starring Baron Vaughn and Open Mike Eagle, and a new scripted series called Corporate. These new series, combined with the ... [Read More]
Comedy Central Orders Shows and Pilots from Reggie Watts, Noël Wells, Neal Brennan, and More
Comedy Central just announced a pile of new shows and pilots. The network revealed its 2017-2018 development slate today, which includes a game show hosted by Reggie Watts, a standup/music series from Baron Vaughn and Open Mike Eagle, and pilots from Neal Brennan, Noël Wells, Franchesca Ra... [Read More]
Reggie Watts Leads a ‘Late Late Show’ Beatboxing Session with James Corden, Matt Damon, and Will Arnett
When times are tough, few things on late night television are more comforting than when Late Late Show’s Reggie Watts hooks up with the guests to make some beautiful music. Back in September Watts and Donald Glover collaborated on a wonderful jam session together, and during last night’s... [Read More]
Watch the trailer for Doug Benson’s new show, “The High Court”
Late last year Comedy Central announced that Doug Benson would have a new 15 minute late night TV show called,… MORE Watch the trailer for Doug Benson’s new show, “The High Court” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Episode #130: 2016 Comedy MVPs with Jason Zinoman of the New York Times
Jason Zinoman is the comedy critic for The New York Times, and has written a new book about David Letterman which will come out April 2017 (pre-order Letterman: The Last Giant of Late Night now!). But first, Zinoman joined me once again to close the book on 2016. Who was the Most Valuable ... [Read More]
Episode #130: 2016 Comedy MVPs with Jason Zinoman of the New York Times
Jason Zinoman is the comedy critic for The New York Times, and has written a new book about David Letterman which will come out April 2017 (pre-order Letterman: The Last Giant of Late Night now!). But first, Zinoman joined me once again to close the book on 2016. Who was the Most Valuable ... [Read More]
2016 in review: The 50 best comedy albums and specials #50 to #41
It’s that time of year again, The Laugh Button staff sat in a room and slugged it out to determine what were the best comedy albums and specials of 2016. This year was a fantastic year for comedy. With so many different channels producing top notch content for so many great comedians. It was a... [Read More]