July 13, 2018

Iliza Shlesinger Dissects Men and Women in Trailer for Her New Special

This week, Netflix released the trailer for Iliza Shlesinger: Elder Millennial. Filmed February 23, 2018, aboard the USS Hornet, comedian Iliza Shlesinger brings an ‘elder millennial’ […]
July 12, 2018

Who Got Comedy Emmy Nominations This Year

This year’s Emmy announcements had some very expected nominations and a few surprises. In a year where bad behavior can get you fired, it seems it also […]
July 12, 2018

Gina Yashere, Brave in a Time of Timid Comedy

“If all we have to fear is fear itself, why be afraid?” That’s the center thought anchoring a brand new festival hitting the city of Toronto […]
July 12, 2018

Kevin Smith Brings TV Series Hollyweed to Experimental Consumer Funded Network

Amazon Prime may have discontinued their audience-powered pilot program, but Rivit TV believes that the idea of letting the audience select what shows they want to […]
July 10, 2018

Skankfest is This Weekend! Get a First Look at Some of the Shows and the Full List of Comedians

The biggest Skankfest yet kicks off this Friday and while a preliminary lineup has been announced, no word has yet been released of the shows people […]
July 10, 2018

Sarah Palin Gets Punked by New Sacha Baron Cohen Show and She’s Not Happy About It

From 2000 to 2005 Sacha Baron Cohen turned the tables on politicans, leaders and charlatans by interviewing them in character as Ali G. At some point […]
July 10, 2018

Netflix Chooses 4 Comics to Represent the US in a Worldwide 47 Comedian Event

Netflix Chooses 4 Comics to Represent the US in a Worldwide 47 Comedian Event The list of comedians with Netflix specials is about to get a […]
July 10, 2018

Howard Stern Fans Need to Let Go and Let Grow

Daniel Fickman is a writer, producer and aspiring comedian. A lifelong comedy fan, Daniel has written an entire blog on the history of SNL and studied journalism […]
July 9, 2018

Sacha Baron Cohen Makes His First Return to TV in a Decade

Sacha Baron Cohen, the man who brought you Ali G, Borat and Bruno is returning to television. Showtime announced today that they are bringing the world […]
July 9, 2018

Bobcat Goldthwait is Coming Back to Guest on Award Winning Unmasked Series

Comedian, filmmaker, director, actor and writer Bobcat Goldthwait is coming to New York to sit down with Ron Bennington for a brand new episode of his critically acclaimed Unmasked […]
July 9, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of July 9, 2018

Slowly, but surely, our night-time TV hosts are making their way home from vacation and back to their shows to give us new comedy content in late night.
July 9, 2018

Rich Vos at Gotham, Roseanne Barr’s New Podcast, and Some Updates From Allan Havey

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column right here, to find out what’s happening […]
July 7, 2018

Jim Jefferies Explains the Key to a Great Special in the Trailer for “This Is Me Now”

Jim Jefferies is about to release his 9th hour special in less than 10 years, and in a new trailer for that special, he pontificates about […]
July 7, 2018

Cumulus Media Recruits NYC Comedians for the OG Podcast Network

  Well known for its presence in terrestrial AM/FM Radio, Cumulus Media has broadened their offerings in the age of digital content by acquiring major media […]
July 7, 2018

Who is Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: July 7, 2018

It's a repeat episode of Saturday Night Live tonight, hosted by one television's hottest stars Sterling K. Brown!
July 6, 2018

Big Brothers BB20 Episode 2: Queen Kaitlyn’s Messy Ride

It’s week 2 of Big Brother Season 20 and the Big Brothers, “Power of” Vito, Chris Stanley and Adam Poch (Big Brother 13) are here to […]
July 5, 2018

Canadian Comedian Boycotting JFL

Canadian Comedian Boycotting JFL; Asks Comedy Powerhouse to Do More to Support Women Who Have Been Assaulted Comedian D.J. Mausner has performed at the Just for […]
July 4, 2018

Notes From a Comedy Junkie Volume 14: Bumping Mics

Sunday is the New Saturday at The Comedy Cellar and Jeff Ross and Dave Attell Hit it Out of the Park With Their Netflix Series, “Bumping […]
July 3, 2018

NYTV Festival Moves to July With Strong Comedy Programs

The New York Television Festival is one of the best and most well-attended entertainment summits in New York City, and yet, it flies a bit under […]
July 3, 2018

Fred Armisen Bringing Spanish Comedy to HBO with Julio Torres, Ana Fabrega and More

HBO has greenlit a Spanish language comedy titled “Los Espookys” and it comes from Saturday Night Live’s own Fred Armisen, and Lorne Michaels. Set in a […]
July 3, 2018

Lenny Bruce Exhibit Coming to National Comedy Center Along With Panel About Comedy and the First Amendment

The National Comedy Center just announced the inclusion of another exhibit honoring one of comedy’s trailblazers. A Lenny Bruce Exhibit and Memorial Foundation will be established […]
July 2, 2018

Alleged Andy Dick Groping Leads to Criminal Charges

TMZ is reporting that Andy Dick groped a stranger on the streets of Los Angeles and is being hit with criminal sexual assault charges. The woman […]
July 2, 2018

Here’s What You Missed at UCB’s Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Del Close Marathon This Week With Major UCB Celebrity Alum, Plus News from Aaron Berg, Godfrey and Alex Babbitt

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column right here, to find out what’s happening […]
July 2, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of July 2, 2018

Happy 4th of July week! This is the week when ALL the late night hosts celebrate their independence from their television desks and chairs and are on vacation.
July 1, 2018

Erik Bergstrom Recording an Album After Overcoming a Slew of Serious Demons

Our next showcase with Comedy Records happens tomorrow (July 2) at New York Comedy Club! As always, the lineup will feature a combination of Toronto and […]
June 30, 2018

Taylor Tomlinson Performed Stand Up on the Tonight Show

Comedian Taylor Tomlinson is all grown up since we first saw and loved her on Last Comic Standing back in 2015 and she’s a killer. Last […]
June 30, 2018

Who is Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: June 30, 2018

Tonight, Tiffany Haddish hosts a groundbreaking repeat of Saturday Night Live!