Last Comic Standing 9: Semifinals (Part One)
We've reached the semifinal stages of Last Comic Standing, which means we have only a couple of hours to get the field of stand-up comedians narrowed down from 41 to our 10 finalists for Season 9. Actually, we only have this hour to cut 15 from 20 to make up the first five finalists for […] [Read More]
Last Comic Standing, Season 9: Invitationals, Part Two
For its second week of Invitationals action, Last Comic Standing headed straight to the jokes. No time for build-up. No time for filler. We've got dozens of comedians to sorta see and show you enough of them to want to see more of at least some of them later this summer! Which means far less banter,... [Read More]
Roseanne Barr reveals that she’s going blind, smoking weed, and may run again for President in 2016
Comedian, actress and TV star Roseanne Barr has revealed that she is suffering from glaucoma and macular degeneration and is slowing going blind. The outspoken, Emmy award-winning star of the 1990s hit comedy show Roseanne and former US presidential candidate told the Daily Beast that her vision &ld... [Read More]
Here’s a trailer for Last Comic Standing season 9
Season 9 of Last Comic Standing premieres on July 22nd. While we know that this time around we welcome Anthony Jeselnik as host and Norm MacDonald as a new judge. Until this point we weren’t 100% sure who the participating comedians are. Now that a trailer for the season has hit the web we&rsq... [Read More]
Season 9 of Last Comic Standing starts July 22
Last Comic Standing has recently announced it’s new judge Norm MacDonald and host Anthony Jeselnik. And now comes the announcement of the official start date of Season 9. That said date is Wednesday, July 22nd at 9p on NBC. Things are a little different this go-around. The new season begins wi... [Read More]
Watching Roseanne's Early Standup and Secret Sitcom Pilot
by Ramsey Ess The Paley Center for Media, which has locations in both New York and LA, dedicates itself to the preservation of television and radio history. Inside their vast archives of more than 150,000 television shows, commercials, and radio programs, there are thousands of important and funny ... [Read More]