August 9, 2018

Michael Palascak Performs Stand Up on the Late Show

Michael Palascak performed on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert this week, and he’s challenging all kinds of traditional notions. Parenting isn’t a full-time job, he […]
August 9, 2018

Saturday Night Live Originals Dan Aykroyd, Laraine Newman and Alan Zweibel Light Up the Opening of the National Comedy Center

Saturday Night Live Originals Dan Aykroyd, Laraine Newman and Alan Zweibel on Stage Together for the First Time in Decades. The original cast and crew of […]
August 8, 2018

Elayne Boosler Will Be the Next Guest on Unmasked

Comedy legend Elayne Boosler is going to be the next guest on Ron Bennington’s critically acclaimed Unmasked series on SiriusXM. Elayne is coming in to talk […]
August 8, 2018

Ringside at Roast Battle, Comedy Writer Follows The First Five Years of Comedy’s Runaway Roast Battle Sensation

The comedy roast started at the Friars Club, and since then has spawned a full family tree of descendants. One of the strongest branches that grew […]
August 8, 2018

Seth Rogen Wants To Bring Back American Gladiators

Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg are currently in talks to bring back the popular 90s game show American Gladiators with the original creator of the series. […]
August 7, 2018

Kelly Carlin, George Shapiro, Lewis Black, W. Kamau Bell, Lucie Arnaz and More Toast The Grand Opening of National Comedy Center This Week in Jamestown

  Sentimental Opening Celebration Kicks Off National Comedy Center Events in Jamestown W. Kamau Bell Declares “This is Where the First Amendment Lives” Speakers Praise New, […]
August 7, 2018

Judd Apatow Thought Bryan Cranston Was Too Nice To Play A Drug Dealer

On Monday Seth Rogen tweeted a bunch of reveals about the original plans for Pineapple Express to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the now-classic stoner film. […]
August 6, 2018

Jim Carrey’s “Kidding” Releases Another Trailer and We’re Counting the Days to Watch

“Hi Cruel World” Showtime released another trailer for Jim Carrey’s “Kidding” at the TCAs this week. Carrey returns to TV in what looks like its going […]
August 6, 2018

Inside the Crashing Wrap Party, Plus Big News From Mike Cannon, Marina Franklin and More

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 […]
August 6, 2018

Big Brothers Episode 5: Johnny Tremmel in Studio

Download on iTunes or direct download here Spoiler Alert! So to make up for not doing an episode this week, we did double the time. Chris […]
August 6, 2018

New York Comedy Festival 2018 Bigger Than Ever This Year

NEW YORK COMEDY FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES HEADLINERS FESTIVAL WILL EXPAND TO SEVEN DAYS THIS YEAR TBS AND CONAN WILL PARTNER WITH THE FESTIVAL FOR ITS SECOND YEAR […]
August 6, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of August 6, 2018

All our late night hosts are loaded up for another week of new programming, except for Conan O'Brien who is still on vacation.
August 4, 2018

Why Did Lenny Bruce Wear A Trenchcoat and More Answers Revealed at the National Comedy Center Grand Opening

Kitty Bruce Explains Why Lenny Bruce Wore a Trenchcoat, and The Motivation Behind His Comedy at National Comedy Center Grand Opening Thursday afternoon in Jamestown New […]
August 4, 2018

Who is Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: August 4, 2018

In the middle of SNL's summer of reruns, tonight's Saturday Night Live repeat is hosted by one of 2017's biggest breakout stars, Kumail Nanjiani!
August 3, 2018

What Superstar Comedian Is Going to Star in Fargo S4?

Fargo is one of the best dramatic television shows on tv, and a series that has made great use of comedians in dramatic roles (ie, Key […]
August 3, 2018

Jay & Eytan Find Out What Happens When You Bring Two Man Sketch Performance to Stand Up Clubs

Our next Comedy Records Showcase happens Monday (August 6) at New York Comedy Club! As always the lineup will feature a mix of Toronto and New […]
August 3, 2018

Seth Rogen Sorry About Using Blackface on Set

Everyone is pissed at Seth Rogen because he put skin darkening makeup on a child actor on the set of his new film Good Boys. Well […]
August 3, 2018

Katie Hannigan Performed Stand Up on the Late Show

Brooklyn based comedian Katie Hannigan had a fantastic set on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert this week. She shared her personal anxiety problems, what she […]
August 2, 2018

Aidy Bryant Comedy Coming to Hulu

Hulu has picked up the comedy series “Shrill” and Aidy Bryant will star. The six episode pick up series is based on Lindy West’s memoir “Shrill: […]
August 1, 2018

Notes From a Comedy Junkie: Recapping the NY vs LA Stand Up Debate, Colin Quinn’s New Show, Scott Thompson’s School Shooting Story on the Benson Interruption and More JFL 2018 Highlights

Sara Dahms is a comedy superfan who even goes so far as to call herself a comedy nerd. Raised on National Lampoon, John Hughes, Gene Wilder, […]
August 1, 2018

Melissa Joan Hart Guest Stars in the Next Episode of Bobcat Goldthwait’s Misfits & Monsters: Watch an Exclusive Clip from the Episode

We’re just giant fans of Bobcat Goldthwait’s Misfits & Monsters- the latest and most comedic addition to a long line of great anthology series that run […]
August 1, 2018

Trevor Noah Heads to Jay Leno’s Garage, Watch the Exclusive Clip Now

In an all new episode of Jay Leno’s Garage, Leno talks with Daily Show host Trevor Noah joins Jay Leno on a look at cars that […]
August 1, 2018

Tom Cruise Apparently Didn’t Know There Was Porn On The Internet Until 2006

Judd Apatow says that in 2006 Tom Cruise wanted to make a romantic comedy and when Seth Rogen brought up internet porn he was dumbfounded. Apatow […]
July 31, 2018

National Comedy Center’s LucyFest Adds Even More Events: Here’s Your Guide to Enjoying The Grand Opening

It’s been a year since we started writing about the National Comedy Center, and now we’re only one day away from the Grand Opening of the […]
July 31, 2018

Guardians of the Galaxy Cast Wants James Gunn Back

Guardians of the Galaxy cast members Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Karen Gillan, Bradley Cooper, Sean Gunn, Michael Rooker, Vin Diesel, Pom Klementieff and Dave Bautista signed […]
July 31, 2018

Esther Ku Gets First Feature Film Role

Esther Ku is set to make her cinematic debut in the upcoming film, The Fiddling Horse, a dark comedy and latest feature from award-winning filmmaker CJ […]
July 30, 2018

16 Comedy Fans Share Their Favorite JFL Moments 2018

  Just for Laughs is the biggest comedy festival in the world with over 100 shows to attend every night. We had plenty of favorite moments […]