‘There’s…Johnny!’ Picks the Worst Time for Nostalgia
When Johnny Carson took over as host of The Tonight Show in 1962, there was no sense that he would last 30 years in the job. Television talk shows were in their infancy, and The Tonight Show’s previous two hosts (Steve Allen and Jack Paar) had done such different jobs there was no real st... [Read More]
‘There’s…Johnny!’ Picks the Worst Time for Nostalgia
When Johnny Carson took over as host of The Tonight Show in 1962, there was no sense that he would last 30 years in the job. Television talk shows were in their infancy, and The Tonight Show’s previous two hosts (Steve Allen and Jack Paar) had done such different jobs there was no real st... [Read More]
Watch the trailer for Paul Reiser’s Tonight Show backstage comedy, “There’s… Johnny!”
There’s… Johnny! is a show that’s already had an interesting life even before this trailer dropped today. The Hulu show… MORE Watch the trailer for Paul Reiser’s Tonight Show backstage comedy, “There’s… Johnny!” appeared first on The Laug... [Read More]
This Week’s ‘Tonight Show’ Tapings Canceled Following the Death of Jimmy Fallon’s Mother
Jimmy Fallon is taking the week off to mourn the death of his mother. According to Entertainment Weekly, this week’s tapings of The Tonight Show have been canceled following the news that Fallon’s mother Gloria passed away on Saturday at the age of 68. NBC also canceled Friday’s ep... [Read More]
This week in comedy: Judah Friedlander shows that America is the greatest country in the United States
It’s Halloween this Tuesday and Judah Friedlander is challenging the idea of “American Exceptionalism” with is debut Netflix stand-up comedy… MORE This week in comedy: Judah Friedlander shows that America is the greatest country in the United States appeared first on Th... [Read More]
This week in comedy: Judah Friedlander shows that America is the greatest country in the United States
It’s Halloween this Tuesday and Judah Friedlander is challenging the idea of “American Exceptionalism” with is debut Netflix stand-up comedy… MORE This week in comedy: Judah Friedlander shows that America is the greatest country in the United States appeared first on Th... [Read More]
Bob Hope Plays the Supervillain to 1966’s Biggest Comedic Stars
Whatever you think of him, it’s next to impossible to refute the fact that Bob Hope was the king of comedy during his tenure. Whether it was his “Road” films with Bing, catapulting to success on the radio, or entertaining the troops throughout the sixties and seventies, for a time,... [Read More]
Rachel Feinstein discusses the downside of parents on social media on “The Tonight Show”
Rachel Feinstein is a gunslinger, she stopped by The Tonight Show to show us how it’s done – skewing an… MORE Rachel Feinstein discusses the downside of parents on social media on “The Tonight Show” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Rachel Feinstein on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Rachel Feinstein’s parents are a disaster on Facebook. Embarrassing for Rachel and her friends, but funny when she explains it to us as she did on Wednesday night on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Roll the clip! [Read More]
The nightly late-night writing staffs for America’s TV talk shows in 2017
Something remarkable happened on Wednesday’s episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. It wasn’t one of the many game shows within Fallon’s talk shows, or something his musical guest performed, or anything from Fallon’s monologue or from his overly enthusiastic inter... [Read More]