BT Kingsley Stays Busy on ‘The Next Level’
The penultimate performer on Comedy Central’s Kevin Hart Presents: The Next Level (Sunday at 11/10c) is the LA by way of Sacramento comic BT Kingsley. Kingsley has been at it for 12 years, paving his own way, resourcefully hustling to stay busy and relevant. He’s an only child, which mea... [Read More]
Here’s the Trailer for Maz Jobrani’s Netflix Standup Special ‘Immigrant’
Maz Jobrani heads to Netflix early next month with a new standup special, and the streaming network just released the trailer. Titled Immigrant, the special was filmed at the Kennedy Center in DC and features Jobrani’s “political humor about being an immigrant in the era of Trump, as wel... [Read More]
Rick Gutierrez on Childhood, Standup, and His Earliest Comedy Influences
Comedian Rick Gutierrez grew up in a full house, the fifth of six children. Fittingly, his comedy is largely focused on marriage, kids, and aging in an era of changing family values. The 54-year-old comic has been performing for nearly half of his life, but is just now getting the attention he deser... [Read More]
Ari Shaffir Moves from Censorship to Creative Control with ‘Double Negative’
Ari Shaffir’s new two-part special Double Negative hit Netflix today. Presented in two episodes, Children and Adulthood, the special is a sprawling look at where the comedian is at in life right now. He’s getting older, exploring his sexuality, and dealing with pressure from family and f... [Read More]
Ari Shaffir Moves from Censorship to Creative Control with ‘Double Negative’
Ari Shaffir’s new two-part special Double Negative hit Netflix today. Presented in two episodes, Children and Adulthood, the special is a sprawling look at where the comedian is at in life right now. He’s getting older, exploring his sexuality, and dealing with pressure from family and f... [Read More]
Ari Shaffir Moves from Censorship to Creative Control with ‘Double Negative’
Ari Shaffir’s new two-part special Double Negative hit Netflix today. Presented in two episodes, Children and Adulthood, the special is a sprawling look at where the comedian is at in life right now. He’s getting older, exploring his sexuality, and dealing with pressure from family and f... [Read More]
‘Joe Mande’s Award-Winning Comedy Special’ Gets an Extremely Classy Trailer
Joe Mande is set to make his hourlong standup special debut on Netflix later this month, and today the streaming network released a trailer. Titled Joe Mande’s Award-Winning Comedy Special, the special hits Netflix premiere on Tuesday, July 25th, and if you believe all complimentary Mande blur... [Read More]
‘Joe Mande’s Award-Winning Comedy Special’ Gets an Extremely Classy Trailer
Joe Mande is set to make his hourlong standup special debut on Netflix later this month, and today the streaming network released a trailer. Titled Joe Mande’s Award-Winning Comedy Special, the special hits Netflix premiere on Tuesday, July 25th, and if you believe all complimentary Mande blur... [Read More]
From Atlanta to ‘The Next Level’ with Mario Tory
Kevin Hart Presents: The Next Level continues this Sunday at 11/10c on Comedy Central with Atlanta comedian Mario Tory. Tory is a Chattanooga native who moved to Atlanta for his kids and his comedy. He’s grown now, happily married with children, but still likes to reflect fondly on the old Fre... [Read More]
From the Air Force to ‘The Next Level’ with Vincent Oshana
Episode 4 of Kevin Hart Presents: The Next Level airs this Sunday at 11/10c on Comedy Central. If you haven’t been keeping up, The Next Level is a seven-episode series showcasing comedians hand-picked by Hart to do their first ever televised half-hour sets. This week’s featured comic is ... [Read More]