Season 1 of ‘I’m Dying Up Here’ Favors Fiction Over History
Showtime’s I’m Dying Up Here, which ended its first season last night, is the newest unfunny drama about the world of comedy. Based in part on the book by the same name by William Knoedelseder, it’s a fairly unambitious show. This actually makes it work better than the late, sarcas... [Read More]
Season 1 of ‘I’m Dying Up Here’ Favors Fiction Over History
Showtime’s I’m Dying Up Here, which ended its first season last night, is the newest unfunny drama about the world of comedy. Based in part on the book by the same name by William Knoedelseder, it’s a fairly unambitious show. This actually makes it work better than the late, sarcas... [Read More]
Watch the trailer for Showtime’s new dark comedy, “SMILF”
Back in 2015, Frankie Shaw (Blue Mountain State, Mr. Robot) made a very funny and honest short film SMILF which… MORE Watch the trailer for Showtime’s new dark comedy, “SMILF” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Check out two new clips from Tiffany Haddish’s new Showtime special, “She Ready!”
In a little over a week Tiffany Haddish’s new stand-up comedy special, She Ready! From the Hood to Hollywood! is… MORE Check out two new clips from Tiffany Haddish’s new Showtime special, “She Ready!” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Watch the trailer for Jay Pharoah’s new Showtime series, “White Famous”
This fall, Jay Pharoah is set to star in his first TV series. White Famous is a new half hour… MORE Watch the trailer for Jay Pharoah’s new Showtime series, “White Famous” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
July 2017 Standup Roundup: Erik Griffin, Ari Shaffir, and Joe Mande
It’s actually nice that only three specials came out last month. We needed some room to breathe, take a break from our screens, get outside, and enjoy summer. Or just stay in our air conditioned apartments and binge on Ozark. In case you missed it, here’s a rundown of what dropped in Jul... [Read More]
Jon Daly Still Wants to Play Golf with John Daly
Last year, Adult Swim aired a golf special starring comedic actors Jon Daly and Adam Scott playing roles as their golf-world namesakes: John Daly and Adam Scott. Daly has been particularly interested in catching the attention of his golf alter-ego, going so far as to create JonDalyIsJohnDaly.com and... [Read More]
Showtime Announces Fall Premiere Dates for ‘White Famous,’ ‘Shameless,’ and ‘SMILF’
Showtime has revealed the fall premiere date lineup for returning comedy series Shameless as well as two new half-hour series: the Jamie Foxx-produced White Famous starring Jay Pharoah and SMILF starring Frankie Shaw and Rosie O’Donnell, which was ordered to series back in May. First up is the... [Read More]
Stephen Colbert’s Cartoon Trump earns spinoff sitcom series on Showtime
This past year has seen several late-night TV shows spin off their segments into their own series, and now it’s Stephen Colbert’s turn. Showtime announced today it has ordered 10 half-hour episodes of an untitled animates series starring the Cartoon Donald Trump who has made several appe... [Read More]
Stephen Colbert’s Cartoon Trump earns spinoff sitcom series on Showtime
This past year has seen several late-night TV shows spin off their segments into their own series, and now it’s Stephen Colbert’s turn. Showtime announced today it has ordered 10 half-hour episodes of an untitled animates series starring the Cartoon Donald Trump who has made several appe... [Read More]