Big Jay Oakerson will tape his first hour special for Comedy Central
Big Jay Oakerson, one of the best comedians working in NYC clubs these days, has reached a new milestone in is rising comedy career. That will be an hour special on Comedy Central. The news was broken to Oakerson during the live broadcast of his popular podcast, Legion of Skanks tonight. In the last... [Read More]
Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll premieres Thursday, August 16th on FX
SPONSORED Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll is the new TV comedy from the creator and star of the series, Denis Leary. Leary plays Johnny Rock, a washed-up frontman of the rock band The Heathens, who were on their way to superstardom in the early 90s. However, they couldn’t handle the rock &... [Read More]
Jay Pharoah’s first stand-up special coming to Showtime August 1st
Jay Pharoah, the man of a thousand impressions on Saturday Night Live with spot on impressions from the likes of Denzel Washington, Jay Z, and Kanye West. Now he’s hitting another benchmark as a comedian and that’s to release his first ever stand-up special. Pharoah’s first special... [Read More]
Sarah Schneider and Chris Kelly Look Back on Their ‘SNL’ Sketch “Back Home Ballers”
SNL fans might argue about a lot of things, but if there’s one thing we can all agree on, it’s that Sarah Schneider and Chris Kelly are two of the most consistently hilarious sketch writers in the game right now. In a new web exclusive, Kelly and Schneider sit down to offer some insider ... [Read More]
Hannibal Buress’ secret Daily Show audition tape
Hannibal Buress auditioned to replace Jon Stewart on The Daily Show, even though he knew a black guy would never get the job. Why? with Hannibal Buress premieres on July 8th. Hannibal Buress’ secret Daily Show audition tape appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Adam Sandler’s controversial Netflix comedy “Ridiculous Six” gets its release date
Netflix has set Dec. 11 as the release date for the upcoming comedy film Ridiculous Six which is being directed by Frank Coraci (Click, WaterBoy, The Wedding Singer) and was written by Tim Herlihy (Saturday Night Live) and Adam Sandler. The film stars Adam Sandler, Will Forte, Taylor Lautner, Steve ... [Read More]
Phil Lord and Chris Miller to Direct a ‘Star Wars’ Han Solo Spin-Off
The directing duo behind The Lego Movie has a new spin-off in the works. According to THR, Phil Lord and Chris Miller have signed on to write, direct, and produce a Star Wars spin-off centered on a young Han Solo. The film does not yet have a title but is set to hit theaters on […] [Read More]
Started from Rock Bottom now she’s here: Bridget Everett, Gynecological Wonder
You've never seen anyone onstage quite like Bridget Everett, and after this week, you'll never seen anyone up close and personal as you have Everett. The cabaret queen closes out the third season of Inside Amy Schumer tonight with a musical number, performs her hit Off-Broadway show "Rock Bottom" fo... [Read More]
Started from Rock Bottom now she’s here: Bridget Everett, Gynecological Wonder
You've never seen anyone onstage quite like Bridget Everett, and after this week, you'll never seen anyone up close and personal as you have Everett. The cabaret queen closes out the third season of Inside Amy Schumer tonight with a musical number, performs her hit Off-Broadway show "Rock Bottom" fo... [Read More]
Watch Hannibal Buress’s Very Reluctant ‘Daily Show’ Audition
Ahead of Hannibal Buress’s starring TV debut tomorrow night, Comedy Central released a new clip today featuring the standup auditioning to replace Jon Stewart on The Daily Show despite the chances of him getting the job being more or less non-existent. Thankfully it all worked out and Buress h... [Read More]