Triumph the Insult Comic Dog Is Returning to Hulu with ‘Triumph’s Summer Election Special 2016’
Triumph’s first election special for Hulu, Triumph’s Election Special 2016, was excellent, so naturally he’s coming back for more. It was reported in May that another special was in the works, and now it’s official: Triumph’s Summer Election Special 2016 is another hour... [Read More]
David Spade Joins Comedy Central’s ‘Roast of Rob Lowe’ as Roast Master
Comedy Central’s Rob Lowe roast now has an air date and official roast master. The network announced today that David Spade has signed on to lead the roast, which will tape Saturday, August 27th and air on Labor Day (Monday, September 5th) at 10:00pm. “Comedy Central asked a bunch of ugl... [Read More]
‘David Cross: Making America Great Again!’ Premieres on Netflix Next Week
David Cross’s new special Making America Great Again is heading to Netflix next week. The streaming network released the first trailer for the special today, which was filmed at The Paramount Theatre in Austin during Cross’s Making America Great Again standup tour earlier this year. The ... [Read More]
Claudia O’Doherty’s Catfishing Episode of ‘With Special Guest Lauren Lapkus’ Is Darkly Hilarious Perfection
Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. The ingenious premise of Comedy Bang Bang favorite Lauren Lapkus’ namesake podcast With Special Guest Lauren Lapkus finds Lapkus perpetually filling the “guest” role while a rota... [Read More]
Josh Blue’s new special “[Delete]” out July 26th
With an undeniably unique worldview, Josh Blue explores the preconceived ideas surrounding disability, and how the disabled community really feels about being called “inspirational” in his upcoming release Delete. This thought-provoking performance provides a glimpse into the day-to-day ... [Read More]
Samantha Bee’s ‘A Very Special Full Frontal Special’ Airs on TBS This Wednesday
The Republican convention takes place in Cleveland, Ohio this week followed by the Democratic convention in Philadelphia next week, and thankfully we can count on Samantha Bee for some extra special coverage. TBS released the first promo today for Bee’s bonus episode A Very Special Full Fronta... [Read More]
Tom Papa’s Standup Special ‘Human Mule’ Premieres on Epix in December
Tom Papa has a new standup special headed to Epix later this year. The network announced today that it’s ordered a new hourlong standup special from Papa called Human Mule, which will premiere on Friday, December 9th at 8:00pm. Filmed at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio on July 9th, the sp... [Read More]
“Tom Papa: Human Mule” heading to EPIX in December
EPIX announced today that it will showcase the bold comedic musings of Tom Papa in his new stand-up special Tom Papa: Human Mule. A regular on Late Night TV, Papa tours theaters internationally, is host of the hit podcast and Sirius XM show, Come to Papa, and has been seen in numerous TV and film [&... [Read More]
Comedy Central Announces ‘The Daily Show’s Convention Coverage Lineup
Back in April, Comedy Central announced that The Daily Show with Trevor Noah will tape special episodes during both the Republican and Democratic conventions, and today the network revealed the full plans for both weeks. In addition to taping episodes in both Cleveland (The Daily Show with Trevor No... [Read More]
Here’s the Trailer for Showtime’s ‘SXSW Comedy with Natasha Leggero’
Natasha Leggero hosts her own SXSW standup series that’s headed to Showtime next week. Titled SXSW Comedy with Natasha Leggero, the two-part special features sets from Baron Vaughn, Andrew Santino, Emily Heller, James Adomian, and Moshe Kasher, and part 1 airs on Showtime next Friday, July 15t... [Read More]