August 17, 2019

The Filtered Excellence: August 15, 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 […]
August 14, 2019

The Return of Crank Yankers Looks Amazing

Comedy Central announced the return of Crank Yankers will take place at 10:30pm on September 21st immediately following the premiere of South Park. The new trailer […]
August 13, 2019

The 5: Andrea Allan’s Top Five Places to Weep in Public in NYC

Canadian, New York City comedian Andrea Allan released her debut comedy EP “GONZO” this summer and immediately hit #1 on the iTunes Comedy Charts. Andrea, who […]
August 12, 2019

Did You Hear? With Kashmere! August 13, Miley, Miley, PDA 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 […]
August 8, 2019

The Filtered Excellence: August 8, 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 […]
August 5, 2019

Remembering David Kimowitz (updated)

While the country and the world mourn major losses to senseless violence this weekend in Texas and Ohio, New York City comedy is crushed this week […]
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 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 […]
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

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 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 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

The Filtered Excellence: July 25, 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 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

Did You Hear? With Kashmere! July 22, Witch Trials, Blue Balls 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 […]
July 19, 2019

The Filtered Excellence: July 19, 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 18, 2019

Just For Laughs Ticket Alert: One Flew Over the Comics Club! Tales of Addiction, Compulsion and Anxiety!

Ron Bennington is coming back to Montreal’s famed Just for Laughs Festival, with another brand new panel conversation that is bound to be a topic of […]
July 17, 2019

The Stand Comedy Club Officially Returns to the New York Comedy Scene With an Explosive Opening Night

The Stand Comedy Club and Restaurant is back and is Beyond Beautiful!!! The Stand Comedy Club and Restaurant is known for having killer line-ups, amazing food […]
July 16, 2019

Seven Selfies With Ismo!

  It’s a selfie world, and we’re not going to fight it anymore. So our series, Seven Selfies, asks an artist to share seven photos of […]
July 15, 2019

Did You Hear? With Kashmere! July 15

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 […]
July 12, 2019

T.Hanks For The Biopics: Tom Hanks Loves to Play Real People

  Tom Hanks is one of the most famous people in Hollywood and won multiple awards and is beloved by pretty much everyone. But he’s really […]
July 11, 2019

The Filtered Excellence: July 11, 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 10, 2019

Canadian Comic Sophie Buddle is Done with Second Place

Sophie Buddle has done Just for Laughs twice, writes on National T.V is approaching her 10th anniversary in stand up and this year might just win […]