This week in comedy: “The Mayor” takes office
While last week, CBS and NBC rolled out their new seasons of sitcoms, this week it’s FOX and ABC’s turn… MORE This week in comedy: “The Mayor” takes office appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Yvette Nicole Brown leaves the cast of “Community”
While cult favorite sitcom Community has been revived by Amazon, not everyone will be returning for season six. According to TV Guide, Yvette Nicole Brown will be leaving the show for personal reasons. Brown has been a regular member of the cast playing Shirley Bennett since the first season in 2009... [Read More]
Yvette Nicole Brown Has Left 'Community'
by Megh Wright Shirley sadly won't be returning to Community next season. TV Guide reports that Yvette Nicole Brown — who has played Shirley Bennett since the show's 2009 premiere — has officially left the cast prior to the filming of its sixth season on Yahoo. According to the report, B... [Read More]
New ‘Community’ teaser from Yahoo! will get you pumped for season six
“Ratings? Where we’re going we don’t need ratings.” This Back to the Future-inspired reference tags a new teaser for Community released by Yahoo!, who, just weeks ago, announced that the long-running but nearly always almost canceled ensemble comedy would live on Yahoo! Scree... [Read More]
Yahoo! Screen revives Community just in time for sixth season online, coming Fall 2014
In the end, 'twas Yahoo! that raised Community from the dead. A last-minute reprieve, as NBCUniversal and Sony Pictures Television's contracts on Dan Harmon and his cast of Greendale Community College characters would expire at the strike of July 1, 2014, the #sixseasons half of the cult comedy's se... [Read More]
Seth Olenick captures comedians uniquely entwined in “Funny Business” in this photo book
Todd Barry was first, in March 2007. Almost seven years and more than 230 unique, intimate portraits later, Seth Olenick's work documenting comedians and comedic actors and actresses is preserved in bound manuscript with the publication of his weighty tome of a photography book, "Funny Business." If... [Read More]
Yes, Bitter Can Be Funny: Bitter Party Of Five
Ever been bitter? How about the time you shot a TV pilot (along with Roseanne Barr and John Goodman) and you were sure it was going to be picked up, [...]Author informationMonique MadridWest Coast Editor at Serial OptimistMonique Madrid is an LA via Chicago comedian, writer and actor. You can find h... [Read More]
Community recap: The darkest timeline, sort-of paintball and farewell (for now)
You guys, it’s with mixed emotions that I come to you tonight (or today, depending on when you’re reading this. Maybe it’s 4 a.m. because you went out to quash—not squash, you guys; so many people thinks it’s squash, but it’s quash!—the desolation of... [Read More]
What does Yvette Nicole Brown need to do to convince Sandra Bullock to guest on Community?
For years now, Yvette Nicole Brown (aka Shirley on Community) has been saying she’d love for Sandra Bullock to make a guest appearance on NBC’s cult favorite. But, alas, it hasn’t happened. ”I would love if she would come and do something on the show... [Read More]