December 6, 2017

Guide to NYC Live Comedy This Week: December 7 – December 13

Live Comedy in New York City This Week: New York features some of the best live comedy in the world every single night, from Manhattan to […]
November 2, 2017

The Filtered Excellence: November 2, 2017

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 21, 2017

Catch an Exclusive Clip From Erik Griffin’s ‘The Ugly Truth’

Comedian Erik Griffin is set to release his sophomore album, The Ugly Truth, on Friday, September 22nd. While you may likely know Griffin from one of […]
August 23, 2017

Lea DeLaria Teaches Conan to Translate Scat

In her conversation with Conan O'Brien on Tuesday night, somehow Lea DeLaria was able to fit in the topics of dildo endorsements, her sex life, the art of scatting and children's animated movies all in one interview
August 21, 2017

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of August 21, 2017

Just about all the world is on vacation this week. You're even probably reading this while on vacation. Well, that goes for our late night hosts too.
June 15, 2017

Exclusive: Serious Comedy Line Up Including Oswalt, Bamford and More Set To Feature at KAABOO Music and Comedy Festival

Serious Comedy Talent Lined Up for Kaaboo Do you love comedy and music? Do you live or plan on being in southern California the weekend of […]
May 4, 2017

Gilbert Gottfried Doc Tops Comedy Offerings at Tribeca This Year

The Tribeca Film Festival, now in its 16th year, is a formidable festival. Throughout the 12 days fest, we witnessed world premiere film and television screenings, engaging […]
March 16, 2017

Adam Sandler Based a Movie on His Agent

Adam Sandler’s latest pic for Netflix, “Sandy Wexler” is based on Adam’s agent, Sandy Wernick. Wernick, who has also managed Conan, apparently is such a character, […]
January 20, 2017

Watch The Teaser for Adam Sandler’s New Netflix Movie ‘Sandy Wexler’

  Back in 2014, Netflix and Adam Sandler penned an exclusive deal that would see Sandler produce four original films for the streaming service. In the […]
December 27, 2016

The Official Unofficial Comedy Timeline of 2016

It was a big year for comedy news in 2016 with news both good and bad– the loss of some legends of comedy in the fields of […]
December 17, 2016

The Clubs Speak! The Best Stand Up Comedy Moments of 2016! (As Decided by the Club Owners, Bookers and People Who Produce Comedy)

Comedy Clubs and Producers Share Their Best In Comedy 2016 It’s our third annual look at the greatest comedy moments all over the country. We went […]
September 25, 2016

You Are On The Air: A Timeline of the How Comedy Entered the Race For President

When Did Comedy Enter The Race For President Of The United States? A Timeline of How The Race For President Became More About Which Candidate Is […]
August 29, 2016

Gotham Live Returns, Wil Sylvince Hosts a Hot New Mic and More News From Around NY Comedy

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 3, 2016

New York Live Comedy Listings for August 4 – August 10

New York features some of the best live comedy in the world every single night. Christine Marie Evans and Emily Cohen curate a list every week of […]
June 20, 2016

Comedians on Late Night Week of June 20, 2016

Who’s on Late Night Tonight in Comedy? Here’s your guide to comedians hitting up the late night talk shows for this week, June 20, 2016.  There […]
May 12, 2016

Arsenio Hall Will Host New Singing Reality Competition Show

Per Variety: Arsenio Hall will be heading back to television once again this summer with ABC’s new unscripted singing show, Greatest Hits. The former Arsenio Hall Show host will be joined by country singer and co-host Kelsea Ballerini.
May 7, 2016

Arsenio Hall Suing Sinead O’Connor Over Drug Dealing Claims, Sinead Responds

Irish singer-songwriter Sinead O’Connor, in a (now deleted) post to Facebook, accused comedian/talk show host Arsenio Hall of selling “hard drugs” to Prince, who died on April 21st. In the post, O’Connor claimed not only that Hall sold drugs to Prince “over the decades,” but also that Hall had, at some point in the past, drugged O’Connor’s drink without her consent.
March 1, 2016

Comedy in Cleveland: The (Mostly) Complete Oral History

Ramon Rivas II is a stand up comedian and eminent Latino from Cleveland, OH, but his role in Cleveland comedy goes way beyond either of those two descriptions. He is the latest in a short list of dedicated comedy personalities to take on the unofficial role of keeping the comedy scene vibrant in Cleveland. He was featured in the documentary 'Make Fun' and has been lauded in festivals and competitions all over the United States, and now he's created this brilliant oral history of his city, with commentary from club owners past and present, big personalities and comedy stars including Sinbad, Dave Hill, Jim Tewes and two dozen others.
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.
October 19, 2015

Eddie Murphy Performs Stand Up, Jokes About Cosby During Kennedy Center Honors

Sunday night at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C., Eddie Murphy accepted the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, and for the first time in 28 years, told jokes on stage.
July 13, 2015

Roast Battle Is Officially in New York City! Plus News From Judah Friedlander, Andrew Schulz, Liza Treyger and More From NYC Comedy Clubs

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 […]
June 27, 2015

First iPhone Comedy Special Ever Pushes the DIY Revolution

Owen Smith's name is familiar to comedy fans on both coasts and his face is familiar to television viewers, who may still just know him as a “Hey, it’s THAT guy!” thanks to his numerous guest roles and memorable commercial appearances (he was the guy who did a choreographed dance with his State Farm agent on the jumbotron). He’s also a prolific writer who contributed to Are We There Yet?, Deon Cole’s Black Box, and 2013 reboot of The Arsenio Hall Show.
May 1, 2015

The Bocchetti Files: An Exclusive Interview with John Melendez

The Bocchetti Files, features comedian Mike Bocchetti talking one-on-one with his friends and fellow comedians about whatever crosses his mind. He's spoken with comedian and musician Dave Hill, Family Guy writer and producer Alec Sulkin, producer and writer for television hit series Family Guy, and Colin Quinn. This week, Mike talks with John Melendez.
January 10, 2015

Arsenio Hall Arrested For Robbery in Vegas

Yes, Arsenio Hall has been out of job since his talk show was cancelled for the second time, but he hasn't taken to armed robbery.
December 5, 2014

Andrew Dice Clay Cries! Reveals His Kryptonite.

"No matter what anyone says, the tough guys are the most sensitive."
September 12, 2014

Pauly Shore Has A New Website And Podcast

Pauly Shore's new website is up and running.
September 5, 2014

Comedians On Late Night TV Friday September 5: Tina Fey, The Trailer Park Boys and Chris Tucker

It's Friday and you don't have to get up tomorrow.