April 7, 2019

Comedy Bits: This Week in Comedy News, Adam Sandler Announcement, Billy Connolly Sighting, a Comedy Duo Splits, Michelle Wolf Roasts a Luncheon and More

  This week in comedy news, we covered plenty of Comedy Central announcements including some updates on Clusterfest, another development deal, and a few new podcasts. […]
April 6, 2019

Clusterfest Announces This Year’s Instagrammable Moments

Comedy Central’s now annual Clusterfest comedy festival launched just a few years back and instantly became known for going beyond providing great stand up comedy performances.  […]
April 6, 2019

Who is Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: April 6, 2019

Tonight, Winter is coming to SNL as "Game of Thrones" star Kit Harington hosts a brand new Saturday Night Live!
April 5, 2019

Roy Wood Jr. Gets a Comedy Central Deal

Comedy Central has been nailing down some great comedic talents this year, creating development deals and packages with comedians like Amy Schumer, Bill Burr, and Chris […]
April 5, 2019

Chris Distefano Will “Deejay” Comedy for New Podcast

Comedy Central announced this week that Chris Distefano will be launching a comedy podcast this month. Called “Stand-Up w/ Chris Distefano” it will be the first […]
April 4, 2019

The 5: Gastor Almonte’s Top Five Dominican Foods (and where to get them in NYC)

On April 4th, Gastor Almonte will drop his debut comedy album “Immigrant Made” on 800 Pound Gorilla Records, followed by a video special version on Amazon […]
April 4, 2019

Brian Regan, Jerry Seinfeld, Jon Stewart, Michael Che, Iliza Shlesinger Hanging Out at Comedy’s Biggest Annual Show

Jerry Seinfeld, Bill Burr, Michael Che, John Mulaney, Brian Regan, Iliza Shlesinger, John Oliver, Tracy Morgan and Jon Stewart, all came together with other celeb super […]
April 2, 2019

Notes From a Comedy Junkie: Luis J. Gomez Presents Luis J. Gomez

It was January 2015, my husband and I were in New York for the weekend to see Billy Joel play the Garden. The night before the […]
April 2, 2019

Bill Murray Jim Jarmusch Zombie Movie Trailer Drops

The Dead Don’t Die, directed by Jim Jarmusch and starring Adam Driver and Bill Murray just released a trailer. Its a wacky horror, zombie comedy, satirical […]
April 1, 2019

Did You Hear? With Kashmere! A New Weekly Series Debuts Covering Rihanna, Jussie, Lori, Jada and More!

Between dealing with kids, dealing with work, and dealing with Take Your Kids to Work Day, you may have missed some of the most insane things […]
April 1, 2019

Jim Breuer Will Be the Debut Release on a New Comedy Label

Jim Serpico is starting a new comedy label and he’s recruited long time friend and collaborator Jim Breuer as his first release. Serpico is a name […]
April 1, 2019

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of April 1, 2019

We've got bad news. Unfortunately, all the late night television shows on all the networks have been cancelled. (pause) April Fools'!!!
March 31, 2019

Luis J. Gomez’s First Hour Special Debuts Monday April 1st! In This Preview Clip, Gomez Asks “What Did Louis C.K. Really Do?”

Luis J. Gomez’s first hour special rolls out Monday April 1st, and it’s going to be like no other special you’ve seen before. Gomez has become […]
March 31, 2019

Paralyzed Comedian Jason Saenz Benefit Spans Two Coasts, Three Cities, Three Days and Forty Comedians: Here’s How You Can Help

In three cities, over forty comedians will put on simultaneous shows to raise money for the medical bills of beloved comedian, Jason Sáenz. In December 2018, […]
March 31, 2019

Comedy Bits: This Week in Comedy News: Carol Burnett’s Making a Movie, What’s Next for Ilana Glazer, Chris Rock Breaks the Rules and You’ll Never Believe Who Just Became a Father

  This week in comedy news was on the quieter side. We covered Ali Wong’s new book, Tiffany Haddish’s new young comedian’s special for Netflix, Sarah […]
March 30, 2019

Who is Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: March 30, 2019

Tonight on SNL, a Canadian actor of Korean descent who stars in a British drama hosts an American comedy show as Saturday Night Live makes history with host Sandra Oh!
March 28, 2019

Jordan Peele’s Twilight Zone Reboot is Full of Comedians

The trailer has dropped for the 2019 reboot of Rod Serling’s classic anthology series, The Twilight Zone. It’s a strange world when you have to describe […]
March 27, 2019

Ali Wong Wrote a Book That’s Going to Be a Bestseller

Ali Wong grammed out a copy of her about to be a bestselling book. Titled “DEAR GIRLS: Intimate Tales, Untold Secrets, and Advice for Living Your […]
March 27, 2019

Tiffany Haddish Presents Six Comics Who Are Ready Too

Tiffany Haddish announced “She Ready” in her debut comedy special that aired on Showtime just two years ago. Now she’s taking that catchphrase one step further […]
March 27, 2019

Weekend Update Meets WWE: Jost & Che Heading to WrestleMania!

The WWE announced this week that Colin Jost & Michael Che of SNL fame will join Braun Strowman in the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal […]
March 25, 2019

Tonight’s Tonight Show Visits the Comedy Cellar for Episode Shot Entirely on a Smart Phone

Tonight Show hangs at the Comedy Cellar tonight. Tonight you will see a very different Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. For starters, there’s no monologue. No sitting […]
March 25, 2019

Sarah Silverman Calls Hulu ‘Cheap’ on New Podcast

Sarah Silverman made some waves appearing on a new podcast hosted by The Daily Beast’s Matt Wilstein. According to an article in TDB, Silverman, whose show […]
March 25, 2019

Tom Rhodes New 3 Hour Album Covers Something Pretty Big: The World

For more than 20 years comedian Tom Rhodes has been on the international comedy circuit. Not a world tour every few years, but spending a majority […]
March 25, 2019

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of March 25, 2019

This week, many of our late night talkers are vacationing spring breakers. Kimmel and Noah are working all week, but Seth and Conan are taking it off and Colbert and Fallon are only working part time this week.
March 24, 2019

Comedy Bits: This Week in Comedy News Two New Festivals, New Specials From Kevin Hart and Anthony Jeselnik, More Mindy, and Nicole Byer and Sasheer Zamata are Best Friends!

This week in comedy, there were announcements, trailers and premiere dates everywhere! We had the exclusive world premiere of the trailer for Chad Daniels new hour […]
March 23, 2019

Who is Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: March 23, 2019

Tonight, Saturday Night Live wraps up its spring break hiatus with a repeat episode starring host and musical guest, Halsey!
March 22, 2019

Chad Daniels New Hour Special “Dad Chaniels” Exclusive World Premiere Trailer!

If you love to be 5 minutes ahead of the curve in culture and comedy in particular, you are going to be very excited to get […]