March 12, 2019

Just For Laughs Invites Creators to Take Their Shot and Pitch the Pros

Young creators are always looking for an opportunity to pitch their projects to those with money and power to bring their vision to light. But its […]
March 12, 2019

Pete Davidson Pisses Off Catholic Church With Weekend Update Segment

The Catholic Church is pissed at Pete Davidson and Saturday Night Live after a Weekend Update segment attacked the Church. This weekend on SNL Davidson appeared […]
March 11, 2019

Ramy Youssef Has a Hulu Show Coming Soon, and the Trailer is Coming Now

Ramy Youssef’s new Hulu series has a trailer! Ramy, created by Ramy (along with Ari Katcher and Ryan Welch), starring Ramy, is about another Ramy. Ramy […]
March 11, 2019

Seen at SXSW: What We Do in the Shadows Has a Bright Future

Film-to-television adaptations are a tricky business. They shoulder the burden of staying true to their source material, while also creating enough new story to create a […]
March 11, 2019

Seen at SXSW: Five Things We Learned About the Broad City Series Finale

In three weeks, the project that Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer have given “1/3 of our lives to,” Broad City, will air its finale on Comedy […]
March 11, 2019

Seen at SXSW: Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival Documentary is Truly Special

It’s always fascinating to me to see a comedian work through a joke, tweaking it and molding it to a place where it reliably gets laughs. […]
March 11, 2019

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of March 11, 2019

St. Patrick's Day is this coming weekend and there's some late night luck for comedy fans this week because all of the hosts are back to work this week.
March 9, 2019

Comedy Bits: This Week in Comedy News, Wins for Ali Wong, Kara Klenk, Wyatt Cenac, Bob Saget, Losses For Pete Holmes, Louis C.K., Aziz Ansari, Bill Cosby

This week in comedy, news was all over the place with a few stories orbiting women’s history month including some inter-gender bickering. The big story was […]
March 9, 2019

Who is Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: March 9, 2019

Tonight, a dignified dramatic actor tries his hand at some serious comedy when Idris Elba hosts a brand new Saturday Night Live!
March 8, 2019

Why So Scared of a Little Rain? A Response to the Debate Over Stormy Daniels Stand Up Tour

UPDATE:  Stormy Daniels has since clarified that early reports that she was planning to tour are false and that the show planned for March 20 is, […]
March 8, 2019

Bam Margera Loses His Shit at West Side Comedy Club

Bam Margera exploded at his manager Thursday night at New York City’s West Side Comedy Club in New York City over an apparent miscommunication in what […]
March 8, 2019

Showtime Airing Funny Women of A Certain Age Comedy Special in March

It’s womens history month and what better way to celebrate than by spotlighting women who have been fighting stereotypes in comedy for decades! Back in January, […]
March 8, 2019

Simpsons Deletes Michael Jackson Episode, While Apu Lives On

So the Simpsons does have a social conscience it seems. Simpsons Executive Producer James L. Brooks told the Wall Street Journal this week that after watching […]
March 7, 2019

Mindy Kaling’s “Late Night” Trailer is Here

Emma Thompson is Katherine Newbury, the queen of late night in the upcoming indie feature film Late Night, but that doesn’t mean she’s woke. Her writers […]
March 7, 2019

Comedy Central’s Clusterfest Announces 2019 Lineup

Comedy Central’s Clusterfest (seems they’ve dropped that whole Colossal thing somewhere) is back for its third annual San Fransisco comedy super-festival and they’ve announced their 2019 […]
March 7, 2019

Emily Heller Will Be the First Comic to Release an Original Hour on Comedy Central Digital; More News From CC

Comedy Central is investing more resources in digital platforms. Comedy Central is releasing its first ever digital-only stand up special. National headlining comedian Emily Heller’s first […]
March 7, 2019

Richard Pryor Documentary Debuts This Month

I Am Richard Pryor will World Premiere at SXSW on Tuesday March 12, but for those of you not down here in Austin, you’ll be able […]
March 6, 2019

Mad About You Revival is a Go But Not For Everyone

We’ve already reported about Paul Reiser and Helen Hunt coming back for a limited run revival of their gigantic hit sitcom “Mad About You,” but there […]
March 5, 2019

Twitter Reactions to Pete Davidson Tonguing Down Kate Beckinsale at a Hockey Game

While at a hockey game Pete Davidson was seen making out heavily with Kate Beckinsale, who he’s been spotted with a few times over the last […]
March 5, 2019

Comedy vs Porn: Stormy Daniels Fires Back After Stand Up Tour Announcement Pisses Off Comedians

Over the weekend Stormy Daniels announced that she’s going on tour…as a stand up comedian. And some comedians, particularly some women in comedy, are peeved about […]
March 4, 2019

Is Trump Ripping Off Anthony Atamanuik!?

Atamanuik at least should have a place in the cabinet at this point. I really don't know who's imitating who at this point. pic.twitter.com/SuuGx9Qxtd — Steven […]
March 4, 2019

Toronto-L.A. Comedian Steph Tolev Celebrates Her New Album in New York!

Our next Comedy Records showcase happens this Monday (March 4) at New York Comedy Club’s Gramercy location! As always the lineup will feature a mix of […]
March 4, 2019

Roseanne Calls Louis Accusers and #MeToo Founders “Ho’s”

Rosanne Barr isn’t through getting in trouble for offensive and controversial opinions. While being interviewed by Candace Owens on her podcast The Candace Owens Show, Roseanne […]
March 4, 2019

The Original Cast of The Sandlot Will Return For a Sequel Series

“The Sandlot” director David Mickey Evans said that he recently sold a 2-season sequel to a streaming service that will feature the original cast and take […]
March 4, 2019

Skankfest Announces Line Up and Ticket Sales

Three day all access badges and single day passes are now on sale for Skankfest 2019. The 4th annual, 3 day event is more of a […]
March 4, 2019

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of March 4, 2019

We're still a couple of weeks away from the arrival of Spring, but that's not stopping some of late night talk show hosts from scheduling some reruns and heading out on an early Spring Break.
March 2, 2019

Comedy Bits: This Week’s Comedy Stories From Ricky Gervais, Howard Stern, Kevin Pollak, Eugene Mirman, Adam McKay and More

Last week the comedy world was shattered by a tragic loss, with the death of Brody Stevens. This week’s biggest story is all about healing. The […]