Dave Ross is recording a 7-inch on Nov. 19th in Denver
LA comedian and storyteller Dave Ross will be recording a 7-inch vinyl this week. Ross’ most current tour (which included stops at comedy festivals Hell Yes Fest and The Fest in New Orleans and Gainesville) will conclude in a recording for A Special Thing Records in Denver, CO on Wednesday, No... [Read More]
 
Brooklyn Nine-Nine’s Chelsea Peretti talks Netflix special, Khal Drogo, Golden Girls (Laughspin Interview)
If you haven’t seen Chelsea Peretti’s stand-up, her work on Brooklyn Nine-Nine, or her Twitter account, it’s time for you to catch up. Her observations are honest, sometimes dark, yet her laugh makes you feel like you’ve been taking life way too seriously. I chatted with Pere... [Read More]
 
Ricky Gervais, Eric Bana join for Special Correspondents
Ricky Gervais must think Eric Bana is pretty funny. The two actors will star in Special Correspondents – a remake of a French film –which Gervais will direct next spring. Bana plays a struggling New York radio journalist whose career is on the rocks. In a move of desperation, he fak... [Read More]
 
Jimmy Dore to tape new stand-up special November 7th in LA
If you were looking for something to do something fun and free this weekend, here it is. Comedian Jimmy Dore is set to tape a new hour special in LA on Friday, November 7th. Dore’s last special, 2008’s Citizen Jimmy, was named Best of 2008 by iTunes. Dore has appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Liv... [Read More]
 
Ricky Gervais and Eric Bana to Star in French Comedy Remake 'Special Correspondents'
by Megh Wright Legendary comedic duo Ricky Gervais and Eric Bana have teamed up for a new film. THR reports that the pair will star in a remake of the 2009 French film Envoyés très spéciaux. While the original film focused on the war in Iraq, Special Correspondent centers in Ecu... [Read More]
 
Robert Kelly, “Live At The Village Underground” to make TV premiere on Comedy Central in January
At the top of the summer, our pal Robert Kelly filmed a new stand-up special/concert film at the Village Underground in NYC. It was a big night for Kelly and his team at Apostle as they set out and did it on their own, selecting the venue they wanted, then produced, and financed it themselves. [&hel... [Read More]
 
'The Daily Show' and 'The Colbert Report' Will Air Live Episodes on Election Night
by Megh Wright Election Day is right around the corner, and Comedy Central announced today that they'll be celebrating with live episodes of The Daily Show and The Colbert Report. Both episodes will air during their usual time slots and have equally amazing names for their special election coverage ... [Read More]
 
Here's the Trailer for Chelsea Peretti's New Standup Special 'One of the Greats'
by Megh Wright Chelsea Peretti's brand new standup special One of the Greats premieres on Netflix November 14th, and the streaming network dropped the trailer today with a few sneak peeks. On choosing the name of her special, Peretti told us last month: "I like the idea of positioning myself as lege... [Read More]
 
Watch the trailer for Chelsea Peretti’s Netflix special ‘One of the Greats’
Stand-up comedian and Brooklyn Nine-Nine star, Chelsea Peretti has a new comedy special premiering this fall. Part of a great line-up of comedy specials hitting Netflix, Peretti’s One of the Greats was filmed live at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco. Today, Netflix released the first t... [Read More]
 
Dan Telfer is recording is new album November 15th in LA
The wonderful Dan Telfer is gearing up to record his new album this fall. Telfer will hit Los Angeles’ Nerdmelt Showroom, a popular spot for recordings lately, to record his second full-length album on November 15th via ASpecialThing records. Telfer had previously released his first full-lengt... [Read More]