Humor In Hindsight: Trevor Noah in “You Laugh But It’s True”
My latest Humor In Hindsight column for Decider looks back at the start of Trevor Noah’s rapid rise through the stand-up comedy ranks, which began in his native South Africa. You Laugh But It’s True followed Noah at 25, directed and produced by David Paul Meyer (now a producer for Noah&r... [Read More]
Joe Zimmerman on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Joe Zimmerman doesn’t want to get laser surgery to improve his eyesight, and before you try to convince him otherwise, know that he’s fully thought this through — as he joked about on Friday’s Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Zimmerman also joked about survival techniques ... [Read More]
Checking in with Gabriel Iglesias three weeks after health problems postponed his Fluffymania world tour
A few months ago, Gabriel Iglesias was eagerly looking forward to 2017 as he planned to mark his 20th anniversary in stand-up comedy with a global “Fluffymania” tour. But diabetes was taking its toll on Fluffy more than he thought, and he abruptly postponed the rest of his tour at the be... [Read More]
Seth Rogen and James Franco are teaming up to produce a 90s teen drama from writer Kelly Oxford
Seth Rogen and James Franco are teaming up again – this time, they’ll be co-producing a new Hulu series from… MORE Seth Rogen and James Franco are teaming up to produce a 90s teen drama from writer Kelly Oxford appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Seth Meyers accuses Donald Trump of stealing jokes from “SNL”
Given Donald Trump’s loudly proclaimed hatred for all things SNL, it was pretty interesting that his recent TIME magazine interview… MORE Seth Meyers accuses Donald Trump of stealing jokes from “SNL” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
@Erica_Rosie on Boredom, Hyperactivity, and Misinterpreted Jokes
@Erica_Rosie is 23 and lives in Tampa, FL. She’s really tall and could be killed by a walnut. This week she spoke to me about four of her favorite tweets, plus banh mi, “mainstream Twitter,” and where to find the unfollow button. Erica: Part of me thinks you got the wrong person, a... [Read More]
@Erica_Rosie on Boredom, Hyperactivity, and Misinterpreted Jokes
@Erica_Rosie is 23 and lives in Tampa, FL. She’s really tall and could be killed by a walnut. This week she spoke to me about four of her favorite tweets, plus banh mi, “mainstream Twitter,” and where to find the unfollow button. Erica: Part of me thinks you got the wrong person, a... [Read More]
Netflix Orders Four More Movies from Adam Sandler
Back in 2014, Netflix made a four-movie deal with Adam Sandler, and today they’ve extended the deal for another round. According to Deadline, Sandler has signed officially another four-movie deal with the streaming network. Sandler is expected to star in most of the films, which will be produc... [Read More]