May 30, 2018

Ali Wong is Making a Netflix Movie With “Fresh Off the Boat” Team

Netflix’s Always Be My Maybe started filming this week in Vancouver, Canada Netflix announced today that they’ll be releasing a feature film written by and starring […]
April 13, 2018

Ali Wong Teases Second Pregnant Netflix Special

Ali Wong blew us away with her fierce debut stand up special, Baby Cobra, two years ago, filmed while she was very pregnant. Two years after […]
July 10, 2017

Trevor Noah Named Comedy Person of the Year By Just For Laughs Comedy Fest

Every year the prestigious Just For Laughs comedy festival celebrates the leading talent in the comedy industry with a big ceremony with a star-studded red carpet […]
December 19, 2016

The Ten Best Stand Up Comedians of 2016! Vote For #1

It's the end of our third year covering all the greatest comedy happening in the United States and around the world, and we're thrilled because despite what a rough year 2016 was in many ways, it was truly a stand out year for comedy. Now that it’s time to wrap up the year and put a bow on it, we picked our favorites of everything in comedy, starting with the stand up comedian of the year.
November 2, 2016

Ali Wong Led the Pack of Comedian Inspired Costumes This Year

  While Millie Bobby Brown from Stranger Things fought to stay aloft amidst an ocean of Eleven costumes, struggling to decide which were retweet-worthy, Ali Wong […]
July 23, 2016

Sebastian Maniscalco Anchoring Oddball Tour

IFC and Funny or Die have announced the lineups for their late summer annual comedy festival/tour and the list is, as always, long and filled with […]
June 3, 2016

Unmasked is Heading to Washington DC With Guest Ali Wong

Unmasked, Ron Bennington's acclaimed interview series with comedians, is heading to Washington D.C..
April 18, 2016

Jim Jefferies, Ali Wong Will Debut Original Stand-Up Specials This Summer on Netflix

Streaming service Netflix is continuing to make good on their promise to crank out original content, announcing this week the release dates of a slew of new comedy specials from Jim Jeffries, Iliza Shlesinger, Jeff Foxworthy, Larry the Cable Guy, Ali Wong, and Bo Burnham, main
April 7, 2016

Comedy Insiders: Recording a Comedy Special: When Is It Time?

Brian Volk-Weiss is the President of Comedy Dynamics, the largest independent producer and distributor of recorded comedy in North America. As part of our new monthly series, we talked with Brian, who was very candid answering the big question: when is it time?
January 27, 2016

The State of Comedy in 2016: Is This a Diamond Age of Comedy?

The business of comedy seems to be booming. There are more clubs than there were ten years ago, the number of stand up comics is greater than ever before, and there are new outlets for comedy popping up on what seems like a constant basis, It seems that everyone wants a piece of the comedy business these days but is comedy really booming? We talked with Brian Volk-Weiss, President of Comedy Dynamics about the state of the comedy industry in 2016. Brian Volk Weiss has been in the business of creating comedy for two decades, and helps to create some of the best albums and specials from some of the top comedians working today.
December 19, 2015

The Clubs Speak! The Best Stand Up Comedy Moments of 2015! (As Decided by the Club Owners, Bookers and People Who Produce Comedy)

Over the next two weeks, you’ll see all of our picks for the greatest comedy releases and greatest moments in comedy of 2015. But if you want to know what really happened in comedy in 2015, you have to go to the source- the comedy clubs.
December 14, 2015

Hours and Hours of Just For Laughs Comedy Without Leaving Home

The annual Just for Laughs Festival is undisputedly the Godfather of Comedy Festivals. Everyone in comedy has either performed at Just for Laughs or wants to, but not everyone can make it to Montreal. This year, Just for Laughs is bringing the festival to you. Today the J4L team has announced that the Pete Holmes Elevator Show, a 90 minute Prime Time Special hosted by Howie Mandell, Funny as Hell featuring plenty of stand up hotsed by Jon Dore, hours of comedy performances from Just For Laughs, and The Nasty Show hosted by Artie Lange!
November 5, 2015

This Year Comedy Central is Doubling Down on Comics to Watch

For the past five years, Comedy Central has showcased their picks for the comics to watch at the New York Comedy Festival and it's one of the events you don't want to miss. This year Comedy Central has more comics to watch. Two nights, two formats, two venues- one for stand up and one for sketch.
April 13, 2015

Joe Machi and Aida Rodriguez on Top of the World After LCS; Finesse Mitchell and Nikki Glaser Have Pilots and So Much 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 in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week, Jeffrey reports from Comedy Juice, and Gotham Comedy Live and Stand Up New York.
January 20, 2015

Comedians On Late Night TV Tuesday January 20: Rainn Wilson, Sarah Silverman, Nick Thune and More

Who's being funny on late night television tonight?
November 5, 2014

Comedy Central’s 5th Annual “Comedians To Watch” Tonight At The New York Comedy Festival

Comedy Central is bringing its 5th Annual "Comedians To Watch" special to Caroline's on Broadway for the New York Comedy Festival tonight.
September 19, 2014

Tom Rhodes Plays Hashtag Wars

Tom Rhodes, Neal Brennan and Ali Wong were the @midnight competitors last night, and the competition was fierce.
September 18, 2014

Comedians On Late Night TV Thursday September 18: Billy Crystal, Tom Rhodes, Neal Brennan, Carmen Lynch and More

Here's the late night comedians and comedic performers appearing on Thursday.
July 23, 2014

Just For Laughs 2014 New Faces of Comedy

Each year the Montreal Just For Laughs comedy festival announces their New Faces of Comedy list, which is of course, the line up for their New Faces of Comedy Series. This annual list is always highly anticipated, as many young comedians who make the Just For Laughs New Faces list quickly go on to do great things.
June 23, 2014

Comedians On Late Night TV Monday June 23: Bill Maher, Jason Nash, Andy Daly and More

Here's who will be going for laughs on late night television on Monday. Check for your favorite funny person making the talk show rounds.
June 13, 2014

Father’s Day #Hashtag Wars With Jimmy Pardo, Ali Wong, Ian Edwards

In honor of Father's Day this weekend, @Midnight puts its panel of Jimmy Pardo, Ali Wong And Ian Edwards to work on coming up with Dad Bands.
June 12, 2014

Comedians On Late Night TV Thursday June 12: Chris Rock, Myq Kaplan, Gary Gulman and More

Late Night stages are always a great place to find your favorite comedians. Here are some of the comics who will be on Late Night, Tonight!
June 3, 2014

Inside Amy Schumer Season 2 Finale Tonight!

Tonight is the finale for Inside Amy Schumer's second season on Comedy Central.
May 25, 2014

Catch Up on Last Night’s Comedy Underground with Dave Attell in Under 7 Minutes (NSFW)

Dave Attel greets the crowd on Comedy Underground and he is on a roll.
May 23, 2014

Comedians on Late Night This Weekend Include Seth MacFarlane, Jimmy Shubert, Junior Stopka and Ali Wong

Some of the Comedians Appearing On Late Night TV This Weekend;
May 23, 2014

Ali Wong Performs Stand Up on The Late Show

Ali explains exactly how getting engaged works. Doesn’t she sound like a real catch? You’ll see her next on Dave Attell’s Comedy Underground this Saturday.
May 22, 2014

Comedians On Late Night TV Thursday May 22: Ali Wong, Joe DeRosa, Doug Benson, T.J. Miller and More

Some of the comedians appearing on Late Night TV tonight include: