September 10, 2018

Dave Chappelle, Judd Apatow, Kamau Bell: Comedy Brings Home Big Creative Emmys on Night 2 of the Creative Emmy Awards

Emmy Season has officially begun with Saturday and Sunday night’s 2018 Creative Arts Awards. Tiffany Haddish and Katt Williams were the big winners at Saturday Nights […]
September 10, 2018

Jerry Seinfeld, Cipha Sounds, Dan Soder, and More This Week

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 […]
September 9, 2018

Katt Williams, Tiffany Haddish, Take Home Early Emmys

Emmy Season has officially begun with last night’s 2018 Creative Arts Awards, part one. The Creative Arts Awards are given prior to the PrimeTime Emmy telecast […]
September 8, 2018

The 5: Blake Wexler’s Five Worst Hangover-Inducing Types of Booze

Blake Wexler, chart-topping standup comedian’s sophomore album Stuffed Boy is is out this weekend exclusively on Audible, and its already available for pre-order everywhere albums are […]
September 6, 2018

Seven Selfies with Emma Willmann

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 themselves, […]
September 6, 2018

Amy Schumer Presents Sam Morril’s First Hour Special! It’s Gorgeous, Hilarious, and We Have the First Look at the Trailer

Sam Morril is a ridiculously talented young comic, and next Friday September 14 his first hour special debuts on Comedy Central. It’s an “Amy Schumer Presents” […]
September 6, 2018

The Filtered Excellence: September 6, 2018

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 […]
September 4, 2018

Norm Macdonald Coming to SiriusXM to Talk with Ron Bennington and a Studio Audience

Comedy giant Norm Macdonald is going to be the next guest on Ron Bennington’s critically acclaimed Unmasked series on SiriusXM.  Macdonald and Bennington will sit down […]
September 3, 2018

Parties All Around Us! Comedians Cram the Grand Opening Party for a New Club, and More Comics Celebrate A Very Special Birthday Plus News From Emma Willmann, Krystyna Hutchinson and Kevin Iso

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 […]
September 2, 2018

Mike Vecchione Has a Brand New Album Out and Everything’s Changed

Mike Vecchione talks with us about the release of his new comedy album The Worst kind of Thoughtful. Mike Vecchione’s newest comedy album, The Worst kind […]
September 1, 2018

New York Comedy Club Makes Some Very Cool History in New York City: We Talked With Its Owners About the Big Move

Positively Fourth Street: New York Comedy Club Opens Its Second New York Location in the East Village It feels like yesterday when we first met Emilio […]
August 30, 2018

Louis C.K. Sudden Return to Stand Up Comedy Has NY Clubs Reeling

The Question That Has Everyone in an Uproar: What Should We Do About Louis C.K.? Louis C.K. returned to the stage this week, and he’s thrown […]
August 30, 2018

After SNL: Brooks Wheelan Talks About Leaving Saturday Night Live and His Plans for the Future

Brooks Wheelan sits at The Porthole located off Commercial Street in Portland, Maine, eating a lobster roll. This mucky waterfront eatery has been a Custom House […]
August 30, 2018

The Filtered Excellence: August 30, 2018

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 28, 2018

Social Media Furious About Louis C.K.’s Return to Stage

Louis C.K. returned to the stage at New York’s infamous Comedy Cellar this week. Club owners and hardcore comedy fans and the majority of the audience […]
August 28, 2018

Louis C.K.’s Return to the Cellar Makes Headlines Everywhere and None of Them are Happy He’s Back (Updated)

Less than One Week After We Published a Story About How Club Owners Would Feel About the Return of Louis C.K., Louis makes his Return to […]
August 27, 2018

Bert Kreischer Keeps No Secrets in His New Netflix Special, “Secret Time”. Everyone’s Getting Outted

No One is Safe in Bert Kreischer’s New Netflix Special, Not Even Bert’s Kids! Bert Kreischer Tells Us How He Prepared His Family for His Latest: […]
August 27, 2018

Who or What is Joselito? Roast Battle Has a Birthday Battle, and a Wayans Brings Her First Play to NYC

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 23, 2018

Gatekeepers of Comedy Tackle the Biggest Challenges Facing Comedy Today at Just for Laughs…and Answer the Louis C.K. Question

This year at Just for Laughs we got together with five comedy giants who most comedy fans have never heard of, but these five men and […]
August 23, 2018

The Filtered Excellence: August 23 2018

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 20, 2018

Backstage at the Russell Peters Sold Out Rainy Show Afterparty, Inside Wil Sylvince’s NBC Universal Short Film Fest, Plus Birthday Parties for Sherrod Small, Pete Lee and Kenny Warren 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 16, 2018

The Filtered Excellence: August 16, 2018

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 15, 2018

Dr. Katz Remembers Antz, Clown and the One Comedian He Absolutely Had to Have on His New Audiobook

For the past 23 years Jonathan Katz and his character Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist have brought over 100 of the greatest comedic minds into his office […]
August 13, 2018

Dear Governor Cuomo, Congratulations on Your Decision to Support the National Comedy Center, It’s a Home Run

I’ve been enthusiastically championing the arrival of the National Comedy Center for about a year now. I first approached the center with a heaping dose of […]
August 13, 2018

We Talk With Greg Kritikos About that Sean Young Story, Plus a Visit to GaS Digital’s New Studios, and Nikki Glaser Performs in a Clothing Store

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 11, 2018

Oscar Has a Comedy Problem. Most Popular Film Will Make It Worse.

  Do you remember the last time a comedic film won a Best Picture Oscar? By official record, you’d have to go back to 2011’s silent […]
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 […]