Lewis Black and Friends: A Night To Let Freedom Laugh premieres April 16 on AXS TV
Celebrate the Bill of Rights with some of America’s finest comics in this special event featuring sets from Lewis Black, Dick Gregory, Tom Smothers, and More. AXS TV presents a night of comedy and awareness in the star-studded stand-up special Lewis Black and Friends: A Night to Let Freed... [Read More]
 
Ricky Gervais’ Netflix show ‘Derek’ signs off with an hour special. Watch the trailer now!
Derek Noakes is returning to Netflix one last time for a one-hour heartfelt Derek special. Ricky Gervais reprises his British retirement home caretaker one last time in the United States on April 3. It already aired in the U.K. in December. Derek captivated American audiences after its original Brit... [Read More]
 
'Chris Tucker Live' Premieres on Netflix Friday July 10th
by Megh Wright Chris Tucker's first full-length standup special is headed to Netflix. According to THR, the streaming network is set to debut Chris Tucker Live on Friday, July 10th. "Chris Tucker is a true global movie star and a one-of-a-kind talent whose remarkable energy, delivery and original st... [Read More]
 
Chris Tucker’s first stand-up special, taped in 2012, will debut July 2015 on Netflix
As difficult as it is to believe that Chris Tucker has not released a full stand-up special on TV before, it's finally happening this summer, exclusively on Netflix. Netflix announced today it'll premiere Chris Tucker Live on July 10, 2015. The hour promises to include impersonations, physicality an... [Read More]
 
Amy Poehler, George Clooney, and Maya Rudolph Join Bill Murray and Sofia Coppola's Christmas Special
by Megh Wright Last year it was announced that Bill Murray was teaming up with Sofia Coppola for an upcoming Christmas TV special, and today THR reports that the project just added a few big stars. According to the report, George Clooney, Amy Poehler, Maya Rudolph, and Miley Cyrus will play versions... [Read More]
 
Ari Shaffir Runs Though a Typical Visit to His Pot Doctor
by Megh Wright Standup and This Is Not Happening host Ari Shaffir has a new special premiering on Comedy Central tonight called Passive Aggressive, and the network released a sneak peek featuring Shaffir describing a typical visit to his pot doctor in California. Watch another clip from the special ... [Read More]
 
'SNL's Pete Davidson Joins Comedy Central's 'Roast of Justin Bieber'
by Megh Wright SNL cast member Pete Davidson is headed to the Roast of Justin Bieber later this month. The network revealed the news on Twitter today, and Davidson joins previously announced roasters Jeffrey Ross, Natasha Leggero, Snoop Dogg, Ludacris, Shaquille O'Neal, Hannibal Buress, Chris D'Elia... [Read More]
 
Will Ferrell to Play on Ten Different Baseball Teams in an Upcoming HBO Special
by Megh Wright HBO is teaming up with Funny or Die and Major League Baseball for a new special starring Will Ferrell. The pay network announced today that the untitled special will begin filming in Arizona tomorrow during spring training, and Ferrell will honor Bert "Campy" Campaneris by playing eve... [Read More]
 
Stream two tracks from Hampton Yount’s new release Bearable out today
Hampton Yount announces the release of his new comedy album Bearable which is out today on ASPECIALTHING Records. Recorded live at Nerdmelt Showroom the very night after he taped his debut set on Conan, the LA-by-way-of DC comedian delivers an unabashedly enthusiastic take on current events, sexuali... [Read More]
 
Watch Amy Schumer's Fantastic 'Night of Too Many Stars' Standup Set
by Megh Wright Comedy Central's annual charity event Night of Too Many Stars aired last night, and among the celebrity guests was Amy Schumer, who did a brilliant standup set about sexism in Hollywood, what she learned making her movie Trainwreck, and her love and devotion to drinking. Watch some mo... [Read More]