Stephen Colbert lets “Stephen Colbert” have the last Word, I mean, WERD, on President Barack Obama
It’s no secret that The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and its host are not fans of the incoming Trump Administration at the White House. But what about Colbert’s former alter-ego, that conservative blowhard “Stephen Colbert” who raged and raved for a decade on Comedy Central... [Read More]
Billy Wayne Davis on Conan
Billy Wayne Davis grew up in a small town in the South. How small? Davis will tell you in this stand-up performance from Thursday’s all-comedian episode of Conan (the other guests were Andrew Dice Clay and Jen Kirkman). Going back to his hometown, Davis also joked about realizing that some of ... [Read More]
‘Late Night’ Writers Amber, Jenny, and Ally Explain Why They’re Going to the Women’s March Tomorrow
Tomorrow’s Women’s March in Washington DC marks the biggest organized rally after the inauguration, so during last night’s Late Night, Seth Meyers welcomed writers Amber Ruffin, Jenny Hagel, and Ally Hord to explain the reasons why they’re attending the event — reasons ... [Read More]
Oh, Hello will get a TV special for those of you who missed it on Broadway
Nick Kroll and John Mulaney will bid a fond farewell to their Broadway run this weekend of their elder alter-egos, Gil Faizon and George St. Geegland, when Oh, Hello puts on its final performance Sunday. But for any of you who missed their hilarious two-man tour de farce, there’s hope, still. ... [Read More]
Conservative Pundit Stephen Colbert Salutes President Barack Obama on ‘The Late Show’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Show, where Stephen Colbert is treated to an extra special drop-in appearance by conservative pundit Stephen Colbert for a new “Werd” segment in honor of President Barack Obama before he leaves office. “Now the Obama era is coming to... [Read More]
‘M*A*S*H’ Star Loretta Swit Explains How She Helped Turn “Hot Lips” Houlihan into a Feminist Badass
One of the many reasons M*A*S*H was such a beloved and wildly successful series was Loretta Swit, the lone female star of the show who played the MASH’s head nurse Major Margaret “Hot Lips” Houlihan. Over the course of the show’s 11 seasons, Houlihan made a major transformati... [Read More]
Here’s the Trailer for Tracey Wigfield’s Upcoming NBC Comedy ‘Great News’
Tracey Wigfield’s show produced by Tina Fey and Robert Carlock just got its first trailer. Ordered to series back in May, Great News follows “a mother-daughter relationship that is challenged when an overly involved New Jersey mom (Andrea Martin) interns at her daughter’s (Briga He... [Read More]
The story of Beavis & Butt-head, stand-up comedy, and a burned down trailer
For anyone currently treading on 90s nostalgia train, there’s no better example of the TV of the time than the… MORE The story of Beavis & Butt-head, stand-up comedy, and a burned down trailer appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
How ‘Teachers’ Finds the Fun in a Sometimes Thankless Job
Watch out, the Katydids are on the scene. Six improvisors from Chicago, all with names derived from Katherine (Caitlin Barlow, Katy Colloton, Cate Freedman, Kate Lambert, Katie O’Brien, and Katie Thomas) have released the second season of their hilarious TVLand comedy series Teachers. If you&r... [Read More]
Samantha Bee and Masha Gessen Discuss Why Panic Is the Best Form of Resistance on ‘Full Frontal’
Here’s a fantastic clip from last night’s Full Frontal, where Samantha Bee sits down for another chat with Masha Gessen, a Russian author and dissident who now lives in the US and knows a thing or two about what’s in store for the country with a president like Donald Trump. “... [Read More]