August 5, 2019

Bro Watch, Episode 6! Jessica Jonestown Massacre

They started as brothers– Big Brothers– but then one of them stopped being so big, and now they’ve gone their separate ways.After being left out of […]
August 4, 2019

Notes From a Comedy Junkie: Highlights of Just for Laughs 2019, Kreeps With Kids, Comedian’s Comedian, The Bonfire, WYFD, Badass Women, Galas and More!

It’s another edition of Notes From a Comedy Junkie as our own Sara Dahms tackled year 3 of Skankfest. Sara is a comedy superfan who even […]
August 3, 2019

Who is Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: August 3, 2019

Tonight's Saturday Night Live repeat is hosted by People Magazine's current "Sexiest Man Alive," Idris Elba!
August 2, 2019

New York Comedy Club Turns Five

New York Comedy Club Turns Five! Celebrating five years of giving a classic comedy club a new lease on life July 31 marks five years since […]
August 1, 2019

Inside the Anthony Jeselnik and Michael Che Galas at Just for Laughs: Who Stole the Shows?

Galas are the Crown Jewel of the Just for Laughs festival held at Salle Wilfrid Pelletier a massive theatre with luscious red interior plush seats and […]
August 1, 2019

The Filtered Excellence: August 1, 2019

Bob Geldof once asked us, “Where is the filtered excellence!?” It’s right here. Once a week we take a break from comedy to bring you this week’s […]
July 31, 2019

Just for Laughs Coverage Continues: Kindler Kills, Maron Goes Monologue-ish, Big Mouth Gets Big Panel, and What Happened to the Big Fun Party?

A day technically starts at midnight so my coverage of day 3 of Just for Laughs will also start at midnight. ANDY KINDLER’S ALTERNATIVE SHOW The […]
July 30, 2019

Chris Stanley is Having a Birthday Party. Do You Want to Be on the Invite List?

  FROM THE STAND COMEDY CLUB IN NEW YORK CITY! Chris Stanley, producer on SiriusXM’s Bennington Show didn’t get to have real birthday parties growing up. […]
July 30, 2019

Big Brothers! BB21: Epsiode 5 Scottie Salton (Big Brother 20) Calls In!

This week’s Big Brothers has “Power of” Vito Calise and Adam Poch (Big Brother 13) talking to Scottie Salton on the phone. Scottie was on Big […]
July 29, 2019

Hear Andy Kindler’s 2019 State of the Industry Speech at Just for Laughs! EXCLUSIVE!

Friday during the Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal, Andy Kindler continued his annual tradition of roasting, skewering, and calling out the sacred cows of […]
July 29, 2019

Bro Watch, the Beloved New Big Brother (and more) Podcast, Drops Episode 5: Scandal’s Island

They started as brothers– Big Brothers– but then one of them stopped being so big, and now they’ve gone their separate ways. After being left out […]
July 29, 2019

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of July 29, 2019

Starting Monday night, we get a new player in late night. Even though getting a new fixture in the late night landscape doesn't happen a lot, it definitely happens more than it did in the time of the Tonight Show starring Johnny Carson.
July 29, 2019

On the Just for Laughs Red Carpet: Kevin Hart Stays True, Jim Jefferies Comedy Boot Camp, and Hasan Minhaj on Why Trevor Noah is a 9 and Jon Stewart a 7,

It’s another special edition of Notes From a Comedy Junkie as our own Sara Dahms headed north to Montreal to cover the red carpet at the […]
July 27, 2019

Who is Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: July 27, 2019

Tonight's Saturday Night Live repeat is a marvelous rerun hosted by Amazon Prime's "Mrs. Maisel", Rachel Brosnahan!
July 27, 2019

Amy Schumer Joins the Hulu Roster With New Comedy Series

It’s been three years since Inside Amy Schumer ended its run on Comedy Central without warning (although IAS had been picked up for fifth season, it […]
July 26, 2019

Andy Kindler Takes On Foxworthy, Seinfeld, Dice, Gervais, McFarlane and More During Just for Laughs State of the Industry Speech

Friday during the Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal, Andy Kindler continued his annual tradition of roasting, skewering, and calling out the sacred cows of […]
July 26, 2019

Just for Laughs What You Missed! Nick Kroll and Anjelah Johnson Crush

I plan just for laughs months in advance detailed list down to the hour with multiple show options it takes a lot of work and most […]
July 26, 2019

Animated Teen Puberty Angst Gets Three More Seasons

Big Mouth, the celebrated animated Netflix series is going to keep going and going and going. The streaming platform has signed Brutus Pink, the newly formed […]
July 25, 2019

Just For Laughs: What You Missed Day 1: The Nasty Show, New Faces, Liza Treyger, She the People

It was weird I knew no one on my train from Toronto to Montreal but when I caught myself scanning the line in search of someone, […]
July 25, 2019

Watch the Trailer for Anthony Jeselnik’s New Interview Series

Anthony Jeselnik is getting into the interview game, but he’s not taking it too seriously- just a little chat with some friends- you know like a […]
July 23, 2019

That Time Marina Franklin Opened for Tracy Morgan Wearing Ketchup Stained Jekyll & Hyde Explorer Pants

Chicago native New York comedian Marina Franklin has a hot new special out today, available via all on demand and digital purchase outlets and we are […]
July 23, 2019

The Industry & Comedians Sur-(THRIVE)-al Guide to Just for Laughs Montreal

Recently while having lunch with one of my rare friends who is not in the comedy world, they noticed I seemed anxious and preoccupied. I told […]
July 22, 2019

Just for Laughs Announces New Faces of Stand Up Comedy Plus More!

Today, Just For Laughs revealed the 2019 lineup of Just For Laughs New Faces, a series conceived to launch the careers of tomorrow’s top comedic talent. […]
July 22, 2019

Bro Watch, the Beloved New Big Brother (and more) Podcast, Drops Episode 4: Jack Be Nimble, Jack Be A Dick

They started as brothers– Big Brothers– but then one of them stopped being so big, and now they’ve gone their separate ways. After being left out […]
July 22, 2019

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of July 22, 2019

During the day, the country is having a heatwave. Meanwhile late at night, this week, television is having a comedy-wave.
July 20, 2019

Who is Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: July 20, 2019

Tonight's Saturday Night Live repeat takes you on a "kilt trip" hosted by Scottish movie star James McAvoy!
July 20, 2019

This Week at the Comedy Cellar Returns, Starts Season 2 By Pulling a Comedian After Controversy Errupts

This Week at the Comedy Cellar is back for Season Two on Comedy Central and started with a bang, or rather an explosion before its first […]