Fred Armisen reflects on his “Late Night” stand-up set from 16 years ago
16 years ago, Fred Armisen made his TV debut on Late Night with Conan O’Brien. Time to turn on the… MORE Fred Armisen reflects on his “Late Night” stand-up set from 16 years ago appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Fred Armisen remembers “Sgt. Fred,” his first TV credit on Late Night with Conan O’Brien
Before IFC’s Portlandia, and before NBC’s Saturday Night Live, Fred Armisen showed up on your TV screens in unusual ways and sometimes even without credit. Armisen performed a number of short videos for HBO in the late 1990s, for instance, that ran as interstitials between movies. He&rsq... [Read More]
Fred Armisen remembers “Sgt. Fred,” his first TV credit on Late Night with Conan O’Brien
Before IFC’s Portlandia, and before NBC’s Saturday Night Live, Fred Armisen showed up on your TV screens in unusual ways and sometimes even without credit. Armisen performed a number of short videos for HBO in the late 1990s, for instance, that ran as interstitials between movies. He&rsq... [Read More]
New year, new President, new night, new theme song for “Full Frontal with Samantha Bee”
Samantha Bee has moved to a new night, Wednesday’s on TBS, and with a new President coming in – why… MORE New year, new President, new night, new theme song for “Full Frontal with Samantha Bee” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Samantha Bee on the Leaked “Golden Shower” Dossier: “Hallelujah, It’s Comedy Christmas!”
Here’s a clip from last night’s Full Frontal, where Samantha Bee covers Buzzfeed’s leaked “golden shower” Trump/Russia dossier — or as Bee calls it, “comedy Christmas.” “There is a high probability this story is bullshit, but the fact that it&rsq... [Read More]
Emily Heller on Conan
Becoming an aunt has provided Emily Heller with the proper perspective on both her parents’ capacity for love, as well as her abilities in comparison with her nephew. In Heller’s most recent stand-up performance on Monday’s Conan, she observed why certain children have to be kept o... [Read More]
Emily Heller Explains Why Donald Trump Was the Air Bud of the Election on ‘Conan’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Conan featuring a standup set by Emily Heller, who covers everything from therapy to kids on leashes to her role as a new aunt to why Donald Trump is the Air Bud of the 2016 presidential election. “You’re just a kid who loves basketball. You&rs... [Read More]
Conan O’Brien’s “Clueless Gamer” Segment Might Become Its Own TBS Show
Buried in yesterday’s news that TBS might switch Conan to a weekly hourlong format sometime in the future was another bit of late night news for fans of O’Brien’s popular recurring segment “Clueless Gamer.” In his interview with The Hollywood Reporter, TBS president Kev... [Read More]
Conan O’Brien’s “Clueless Gamer” Segment Might Become Its Own TBS Show
Buried in yesterday’s news that TBS might switch Conan to a weekly hourlong format sometime in the future was another bit of late night news for fans of O’Brien’s popular recurring segment “Clueless Gamer.” In his interview with The Hollywood Reporter, TBS president Kev... [Read More]