Vir Das Has an ‘Abroad Understanding’
Being born in India, raised in Africa, and schooled in the United States has given comedian Vir Das a unique perspective on what is globally funny. After dabbling in comedy while attending college in the US, Das headed back to India to take a job as a VJ in Bombay. He lost the job in […] [Read More]
Vir Das Has an ‘Abroad Understanding’
Being born in India, raised in Africa, and schooled in the United States has given comedian Vir Das a unique perspective on what is globally funny. After dabbling in comedy while attending college in the US, Das headed back to India to take a job as a VJ in Bombay. He lost the job in […] [Read More]
Here’s the trailer for Maria Bamford’s new special, “Old Baby”
Maria Bamford’s new special, Old Baby, hits Netflix on May 2nd, and like Bamford herself, it’s far from conventional. Never one… MORE Here’s the trailer for Maria Bamford’s new special, “Old Baby” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Here’s the trailer for Maria Bamford’s new special, “Old Baby”
Maria Bamford’s new special, Old Baby, hits Netflix on May 2nd, and like Bamford herself, it’s far from conventional. Never one… MORE Here’s the trailer for Maria Bamford’s new special, “Old Baby” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
The Trailer for Maria Bamford’s Netflix Special ‘Old Baby’ Has Arrived
Maria Bamford has a brand new standup special premiering on Netflix next week, and today the trailer was released. Titled Old Baby, the special looks like a worthy meta follow-up to 2012’s The Special Special Special, only instead of performing at home in front of her parents, this time Bamfor... [Read More]
Comedian Brad Wenzel returned to “Conan” last night
Stand-up Brad Wenzel made his second appearance as a stand-up performer on Conan last night, and the baby-faced comic brought the… MORE Comedian Brad Wenzel returned to “Conan” last night appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Catching Up with Brandon Wardell
Reading Brandon Wardell’s Twitter account is like looking at online humor and culture through a prism. He seems to reflect our every joke, meme, and pop culture reference into his surreal persona. Brandon is “online as hell.” He popularized the “Dicks Out for Harambe” m... [Read More]
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Alison Rosen and Greg Fitzsimmons Team Up
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 team of... [Read More]
Netflix Announces Premiere Dates for Maria Bamford, Norm Macdonald, and Sarah Silverman’s Standup Specials
Netflix announced a bunch of May premiere dates this week, including previously announced specials from Tracy Morgan (Staying Alive) and Hasan Minhaj (Homecoming King) and three new ones from Maria Bamford, Norm Macdonald, and Sarah Silverman. Here’s a rundown of all the premiere dates: May 2n... [Read More]
HBO Adds a Standup Special from ‘Daily Show’s Michelle Wolf
Former Late Night writer/performer and current Daily Show writer/contributor Michelle Wolf has a standup special in the works at HBO. The network announced today that Wolf will tape her debut HBO standup special on August 12th at the Skirball Center in New York. The special will be directed by Neal ... [Read More]