R.I.P. Sean Hughes (1965-2017)
Irish comedian Sean Hughes was only 24 when he won the Edinburgh Fringe Festival’s top prize for his 1990 showcase, “A One Night Stand with Sean Hughes.” Hughes returned to Edinburgh this past August with friends for an improvised showcase, “Sean Hughes’s Blank Book.&rd... [Read More]
Ralphie May Dies at 45
Sad news: TMZ is reporting that standup Ralphie May died today of cardiac arrest after battling pneumonia over the last six weeks. “We are heartbroken to announce the untimely death of our friend, Ralphie May,” May’s manager told Variety in a statement. “Ralphie had been... [Read More]
Ralphie May Dies at 45
Sad news: TMZ is reporting that standup Ralphie May died today of cardiac arrest after battling pneumonia over the last six weeks. “We are heartbroken to announce the untimely death of our friend, Ralphie May,” May’s manager told Variety in a statement. “Ralphie had been... [Read More]
R.I.P. Ralphie May (1972-2017)
Ralphie May, a larger than life stand-up comedian who won the hearts of America if not also their votes in the very first season of NBC’s Last Comic Standing, has died. May was 45. Though battling pneumonia for the past week, May continued to show up for his 2017 residency at Harrah’s La... [Read More]
Have a 4:4:1 comedy experience with Andrew Schulz
Andrew Schulz currently has a fun stand-up project happening on his Youtube Page. It’s called 4:4:1 and the comedian is… MORE Have a 4:4:1 comedy experience with Andrew Schulz appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
R.I.P. Joey Edmonds
Joey Edmonds had an impact on the comedy world twice, first as half of the duo Edmonds and Curley, then for future generations of stand-up comedians performing at colleges across America as agent/manager of Joey Edmonds Presents. Edmonds died over the weekend. Born Joe Putzer, he grew up in Oshkosh,... [Read More]
RIP Shelley Berman
Multiple outlets confirmed today that comedian Shelley Berman, who rose to fame as a standup in the ‘50s and ‘60s and was part of the Chicago comedy team that later evolved into The Second City, died this morning at his home in California due to complications from Alzheimer’s disea... [Read More]
RIP Shelley Berman
Multiple outlets confirmed today that comedian Shelley Berman, who rose to fame as a standup in the ‘50s and ‘60s and was part of the Chicago comedy team that later evolved into The Second City, died this morning at his home in California due to complications from Alzheimer’s disea... [Read More]
R.I.P. Shelley Berman (1925-2017)
Shelley Berman, famed comedian and actor whose career spanned several decades, died early this morning at the age of 92 at his home in Bell Canyon, Calif., his publicist Glenn Schwartz told The Comic’s Comic. Berman, born Feb. 3, 1925, in Chicago, died from complications of Alzh... [Read More]
A ‘Girls Trip 2’ Confirmed To Be In Talks
Many of us saw the possibility of a ‘Girls Trip’ sequel happening because of the original film’s success. Just last week the comedy film made over $100 Million at the Box Office, showing it’s strong demand. In a recent interview to comment on the films success; Will Packer (P... [Read More]