Catching Up with Jim Norton
Jim Norton’s current act finds its focus in two areas: his personal failures and the failures of our country, both politically and socially. The Kneeling Room Only tour is in full swing, running through at least March, as Norton refines what will eventually become his next special. I recently ... [Read More]
Talking Standup, Mortality, and ‘The Return’ with Judd Apatow
If you think Judd Apatow married out of his league, might not be cut out to raise two teenage daughters, and makes his movies a bit too long, don’t worry, he already knows. Those are just a few of the topics he approaches head-on in his new Netflix standup special Judd Apatow: The Return, whic... [Read More]
Talking Standup with the Stars of HBO’s ‘All Def Comedy’
After the success of last year’s All Def Comedy one-hour special, HBO ordered up a six-episode run of the All Def model, which premieres last Friday. The original Def Comedy Jam of the ‘90s shaped an entire generation of comics, including most of the roughly two dozen comedians chosen fo... [Read More]
Talking Standup with the Stars of HBO’s ‘All Def Comedy’
After the success of last year’s All Def Comedy one-hour special, HBO ordered up a six-episode run of the All Def model, which premieres last Friday. The original Def Comedy Jam of the ‘90s shaped an entire generation of comics, including most of the roughly two dozen comedians chosen fo... [Read More]
Michelle Wolf’s Comedy Marathon
They say that nice guys finish last, but what about nice ladies? That’s one of the many themes comedian and Daily Show writer/contributor Michelle Wolf explores in her new special Nice Lady, which premieres tomorrow night at 9:00pm on HBO. The hour is full of sharp and relevant observations &n... [Read More]
‘I Am Sam Kinison’ Airs on Spike TV Next Month
A new documentary exploring the life and career of Sam Kinison debuts on Spike TV next month, and today the network released the trailer. Titled I Am Sam Kinison, the Adrian Buitenhuis-directed documentary features interviews with Jay Leno, Bill Burr, Bob Saget, Joe Rogan, Bill Kinison, Sherry Kinis... [Read More]
‘I Am Sam Kinison’ Airs on Spike TV Next Month
A new documentary exploring the life and career of Sam Kinison debuts on Spike TV next month, and today the network released the trailer. Titled I Am Sam Kinison, the Adrian Buitenhuis-directed documentary features interviews with Jay Leno, Bill Burr, Bob Saget, Joe Rogan, Bill Kinison, Sherry Kinis... [Read More]
Check Out the Trailer for Judd Apatow’s Netflix Standup Special ‘The Return’
Judd Apatow heads to Netflix next month with his standup special debut, and today the streaming network released the trailer. Taped during Montreal’s Just For Laughs festival in July, The Return marks the filmmaker’s return to standup after 25 years and covers “living with three wo... [Read More]
Check Out the Trailer for Judd Apatow’s Netflix Standup Special ‘The Return’
Judd Apatow heads to Netflix next month with his standup special debut, and today the streaming network released the trailer. Taped during Montreal’s Just For Laughs festival in July, The Return marks the filmmaker’s return to standup after 25 years and covers “living with three wo... [Read More]
Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher’s Album ‘Back to Back’ Is Out Next Week
Standup comedians, show creators/stars, and married couple Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher have a new album out next week. Titled Back to Back, the album was recorded live in Brooklyn during their recent tour and will be released through A Special Thing Records next Friday, December 8th. The 12-tr... [Read More]