September 15, 2017

Countdown to Vice Principals Season Two: Edi Patterson on the Wonderfully Twisted Ms. Abbott

Edi Patterson currently stars on HBO’s darkly hilarious comedy, Vice Principals as Jen, opposite Danny McBride and Walton Goggins. If the name Jen Abbott doesn’t ring […]
September 13, 2017

Countdown to Vice Principals Season Two: HBO Throws a VP Party with Danny McBride and Walton Goggins

It’s Back-to-School this Sunday night at 10:30pm on HBO with the highly anticipated premiere of Season Two of Rough House Pictures’ Vice Principals Series. Monday night, HBO celebrated […]
August 11, 2017

Inside the Carlin Archives: 9 Photos Preview George Carlin’s “Stuff I Saved” Exhibition

Those who trekked to Jamestown, New York earlier this month got an extraordinary surprise- a special one week only preview of some items from the Carlin […]
August 11, 2017

National Comedy Center Coming to Jamestown NY: 10 Reasons to Start Paying Attention

The National Comedy Center is coming to Jamestown, New York in 2018, and there are plenty who are skeptical about whether it will be the real […]
August 6, 2017

Is It Time to Embrace Political Correctness? Kelly Carlin, Kliph Nesteroff and Stephen J. Morrison Take on the PC Debate

Kelly Carlin, Kliph Nesteroff and Stephen J. Morrison Take On the Meaning and the Merits of Political Correctness The Lucille Ball Comedy Festival continued this week […]
August 4, 2017

W. Kamau Bell Urges Privileged Crowd to “Cape Up” at Lucille Ball Comedy Fest

The Lucille Ball Comedy Festival is underway in Jamestown, NY, with excellent comedy programming all week long. Part of the festival is held at the nearby […]
July 28, 2017

Canadian Comics You Need to Know About at JFL Montreal

For two weeks in July every year, millions travel to Quebec to attend the worlds biggest international comedy festival- Just for Laughs. Hundreds of thousands of […]
July 25, 2017

Will Laughly Be the Force that Finally Breaks the Comedy Streaming Barrier?

Laughly is a fairly new streaming app, that promises to change the way you listen to comedy. Offering streaming channels playing comedy 24/7, plus an upgraded […]
July 24, 2017

Just for Laughs Announces New Faces of Comedy 2017

New Faces of Comedy Announced! The team at Just for Laughs has announced its highly anticipated lists (there are four this year!) of New Faces for […]
July 24, 2017

Just for Laughs New Faces Presents: The Creators

New Faces: Creators is a brand new category in the Just for Laughs: New Faces series that salutes up-and-coming digital content creators and influencers. Those who […]
July 24, 2017

Just for Laughs Announces New Faces: Characters 2017

Just for Laughs and their New Faces series once again give love and recognition to 10 young performers who are excelling in the field of sketch […]
July 14, 2017

Aussie Sketch Group Aunty Donna Tell Us What They Think of American Audiences

Sketch Group Aunty Donna Raves About American Audiences…And the Feeling is Mutual Australian sketch group Aunty Donna embarked on their very first U.S. tour last month, […]
May 26, 2017

Colossal Clusterfest Comedy Fest Preparing for a Well-Oiled Machine Cluster F*ck Party of the Year

Next weekend, San Francisco Civic Center Plaza is going to be the site of a massive comedy takeover. Teams at Comedy Central and Superfly Productions (known […]
April 27, 2017

Comedy Central’s Donald Trump Gives a Tour of His New Late Night Set; Calls Trump a Bog Rotted Frank Sinatra

Tonight The President Show debuts on late night, and with it, perhaps, the magic formula that Comedy Central has been looking for since it lost The […]
April 19, 2017

Moontower Comedy Festival Must See Shows of 2017

MOONTOWER COMEDY & ODDITY FESTIVAL is this week running from April 19th through the 23 and it’s promising to be another great year. Moontower has been one […]
April 13, 2017

Jo Koy Wears All The Hats; Self Produces a Powerhouse Special

Jo Koy just released his first hour special in five years and it’s a home run. From the moment Koy walks out on stage, he lights […]
April 12, 2017

Josh Adam Meyers, The Mad Scientist Who Jammed Rock and Comedy Into One Fantastic Show, Shares Some Goddamn History

“The Comedy Jam” series airs its third episode tonight, starring Big Jay Oakerson, Mark Duplass and Jim Breuer set to bring down the house. Each week, […]
March 30, 2017

Seinfeld, Wallace, Maniscalco and Regan Show Up to Comedy Juice at Gotham Comedy Club

Tuesday nights at Gotham, Comedy Juice takes over, and if you read Jeffrey Gurian’s Monday morning column (and of course you do) then you know that […]
March 28, 2017

Moontower Comedy Fest Expanding, Shining a Bigger Spotlight on Podcasts This Year

This is our fourth year covering the Moontower Comedy and Oddity Festival and we’re even more excited for our upcoming week in Austin than years past.  The […]
March 22, 2017

The Comedy Jam Brings Grit, Rawness and Pure Energy Back to the Stage

Behind the Comedy Jam with Josh Adam Meyers and the Duffy Brothers Tonight on Comedy Central, “The Comedy Jam” makes its series debut. The Jam, which […]
March 5, 2017

Bob’s Burgers Podcast Edition? Loren Bouchard Says He’s Wanted to Release One For a Long Time

Fan favorite, Emmy award-winning animated comedy Bob’s Burgers is making its PaleyFest LA debut at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood on March 24th  featuring the opportunity to see […]
March 1, 2017

Paul Provenza Talks Heart and Soul of Comedy in New Documentary, ‘Dying’ Laughing’: Why Being Funny is Only Part of the Equation

Dying Laughing is a powerful new documentary that looks into the mind of the stand up comedian, interviewing an impressive list of comics including plenty of […]
February 25, 2017

Australian Comedy Duo, Umbilical Brothers, Turns Pantomime Sideways, (and Frontways and Slantways and Upways and Downways)

“We never like to use the word mime but it’s an empty stage. It is filled with stuff and you can’t see it.” Physical comedy has […]
February 13, 2017

Brand New Podcast Invites Great Comedians to Talk In Detail About One Single Joke

Comedy nerds rejoice! A brand new podcast hosted by Vulture.com senior editor Jesse David Fox is going to a place so specific, so deep, that you […]
February 10, 2017

John Early and Kate Berlant Run Tonight Show Set at The Stand in NYC

Thursday night at The Stand Comedy Club in New York City, auditions for Montreal’s Just for Laughs’ New Faces were happening all night and those who […]
February 9, 2017

Duncan Trussell Kicked Over the Ants’ Nest, and Moved to New York City

Of all the funny people we follow, Duncan Trussell is one of the most thought provoking, subversive and engaging. We profiled his brilliant podcast, The Duncan […]
February 7, 2017

Joe DeRosa: Finding Lightness in Some Pretty Dark Places

Joe DeRosa just premiered a brand new hour special on Comedy Central, and the uncensored album with extra tracks is available today, February 7th. The special, […]