This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Michael Che Makes It Weird with Pete Holmes
The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We’re here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week our crack te... [Read More]
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Michael Che Makes It Weird with Pete Holmes
The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We’re here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week our crack te... [Read More]
John Mulaney Breaks Down Why Robert Durst Deserves an Emmy on ‘The Meltdown’
The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail returned to Comedy Central last night, and among the standup guests was John Mulaney, who makes a pretty solid case for The Jinx’s Robert Durst as a very deserving Emmy contender. As Mulaney explains to 13-year-old Lucy in the audience, “confidence is t... [Read More]
John Mulaney Breaks Down Why Robert Durst Deserves an Emmy on ‘The Meltdown’
The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail returned to Comedy Central last night, and among the standup guests was John Mulaney, who makes a pretty solid case for The Jinx’s Robert Durst as a very deserving Emmy contender. As Mulaney explains to 13-year-old Lucy in the audience, “confidence is t... [Read More]
Inside ‘The Meltdown’ with Jonah and Kumail
If you live in Los Angeles, you know that The Meltdown With Jonah And Kumail, the standup show in the back of a comic book store, is one of the best live comedy shows in town. Now it’s also one of the best comedy shows you can see on TV, and Season 2 premiers tonight! […] [Read More]
Inside ‘The Meltdown’ with Jonah and Kumail
If you live in Los Angeles, you know that The Meltdown With Jonah And Kumail, the standup show in the back of a comic book store, is one of the best live comedy shows in town. Now it’s also one of the best comedy shows you can see on TV, and Season 2 premiers tonight! […] [Read More]
The Upright Citizens Brigade sits down with the Today show to celebrate its 25th anniversary
All four founding members of the now legendary Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre sit down with the Today show to celebrate the UCB’s 25th anniversary. Amy Poehler, Matt Besser, Ian Roberts, and Matt Walsh tell their story of how it all began to how they got to become one of the most respected o... [Read More]
Here’s the First Trailer for Tig Notaro’s New Netflix Documentary
The wonderful Tig Notaro is headed to Netflix next month. Her new documentary Tig hits Netflix on July 17th, and the streaming network just released the first trailer, which looks back on Notaro’s life-changing year in 2012 from the death of her mother to her cancer diagnosis: “As soon a... [Read More]
From ‘The Daily Show’ to Fox News with Tom Shillue
Veteran stand-up and storyteller Tom Shillue has just taken over as host of Fox News’ late night satirical talk show Red Eye and he couldn’t be more excited. “It’s a dream come true.” Shillue became a staple panelist and recurring guest host on the program and his contr... [Read More]
Poehler, Besser, Roberts, and Walsh Look Back on the Early Days of UCB
To celebrate UCB’s 25th anniversary and annual Del Close Marathon this weekend, founders Amy Poehler, Matt Besser, Ian Roberts, and Matt Walsh appeared on the Today show this morning to look back on UCB’s evolution. The four cover everything from their “legit poor days” to ge... [Read More]