February 19, 2019

Ari Shaffir’s Renamed Storyteller Show: An Oral History

Ari Shaffir’s Renamed Storyteller Show: An Oral History (Lessons in how to take a bar gig into one of the best nationally touring shows in comedy.) […]
February 19, 2019

Ari Shaffir’s Renamed Storyteller Show: An Oral History

Ari Shaffir’s Renamed Storyteller Show: An Oral History (Lessons in how to take a bar gig into one of the best nationally touring shows in comedy.) […]
February 19, 2019

Ari Shaffir’s Renamed Storyteller Show: An Oral History

Ari Shaffir’s Renamed Storyteller Show: An Oral History (Lessons in how to take a bar gig into one of the best nationally touring shows in comedy.) […]
February 2, 2019

Jim Jefferies Ups His Deal with Comedy Central

Jim Jefferies is the latest comedy star to enter into a ‘first look’ deal for content created and/or developed for television and digital media. The network […]
January 18, 2019

Pete Holmes and Judd Apatow Do Impressions of Two Bills

Earlier at this week, Ron Bennington sat down with the principals of HBO’s Crashing to tape an episode of Bennington’s critically acclaimed Unmasked series.  The hour […]
January 10, 2019

Sarah Silverman’s I Love You America Cancelled By Hulu, Too Soon

Sarah Silverman’s I Love You America seems to be another casualty of the inability of streaming companies to succeed in the talk show market. Wednesday Hulu […]
January 3, 2019

2018 Comedy Awards! Here Are Your Winners (As Voted For By You!) For the Fifth Annual Comedy Awards

Best of Everything in Comedy 2018 as Chosen by You Before we start talking about 2019, it’s time to close out this year’s Best of Everything […]
January 1, 2019

The Comedians Call It! 51 Great Comics Tell Us Who Will Be the Next Big Thing in 2019

All month we’ve written about the very best in comedy in 2018, and it’s time to move on already!  What matters now, who is going to […]
December 29, 2018

The Official Unofficial Comedy Timeline of 2018

Comedy in 2018. A lot happened in comedy news in 2018- a lot of the news was bad with some hard hitting deaths, and some disturbing […]
December 23, 2018

Top Ten Comedy Television Series in 2018; Vote for #1

This year was an extremely varied year in comedy television. Our favorite series ranged from dramatic series with comedic overtones to downright silliness. In choosing our […]
December 21, 2018

The Ten Best Comedy Specials of 2018! Vote for Your Favorite

Our celebration of EVERYTHING funny in 2018 continues with the 10 best stand up comedy specials released this year. This year Netflix continued to be the […]
December 20, 2018

The Ten Best Stand Up Comedians of 2018! Vote For #1

  2018 Stand Up Comedian of the Year It’s the end of our fifth year covering all the greatest comedy happening in the United States and […]
December 19, 2018

The Clubs Speak! The Best Stand Up Comedy Moments of 2018! (As Decided by the Country’s Best Club Owners, Bookers and Producers)

The Best Comedy Clubs and Producers Share Their Best In Comedy 2018 It’s our fifth annual look at the greatest comedy moments all over North America. […]
December 17, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of December 17, 2018

All late night hosts are working right up until the weekend before Christmas, so after you're done with your last minute shopping, decorating and wrapping this week, relax and pour a mug of that extra-strong egg nog and enjoy some new comedy while enjoying this week's late night shows.
December 10, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of December 10, 2018

This week in late night comedy starts out on Monday night with three of the best and funniest names in show business.
December 4, 2018

The Louis C.K. Debate Just Took on Another Dimension (Updated)

Louis C.K. took the stage at the Cellar Sunday night and had a heckler. The heckler, by her own report, was asked to leave the club. […]
December 3, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of December 3, 2018

This week in late night is filled with plenty of great comedians and fabulous holiday guests.
November 29, 2018

Remembering the Greatness of Patrice O’Neal

Reprinted from its original publication date of November 29, 2014. Four years ago Andrew Fargnoli and Earl Douglas put together the perfect Patrice O’Neal primer. Every […]
November 20, 2018

7th Patrice O’Neal Benefit Date and Lineup Announced

Bill Burr has announced that tickets are on sale now for the 7th Annual Patrice O’Neal Comedy Benefit taking place on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at […]
November 12, 2018

We Covered the New York Comedy Festival Checking Out Bill Burr, Team Coco, John Oliver, Scott Rogowsky, Bert Kreischer 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 […]
November 5, 2018

New York Comedy Festival Is Happening: Here’s Our Picks For All 7 Days

The New York Comedy Festival starts tonight, and there is a dizzying array of shows to catch each night. It’s like most nights in New York […]
November 5, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of November 5, 2018

This week is the mid-term elections which will be the focus of a lot of the comedy the late night shows will be offering leading up to, on and after Tuesday's voting.
October 30, 2018

Bill Burr’s Comedy Central Presents: “Paul Virzi I’ll Say This” Has a Fantastic Trailer

Paul Virzi’s debut special premieres November 2nd, and we’re really excited to see it. Our own Jeffrey Gurian was at the taping in Tarrytown, and says […]
October 29, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of October 29, 2018

This is a week that could be filled with some late nights either preparing for Halloween or enjoying the spooky holiday.
October 29, 2018

Schtick or Treat: The Most Fun You Can Have Celebrating Halloween as an Adult

All photos by Mindy Tucker Schtick or Treat is happening Monday night at the Knitting Factory; show starts at 8pm sharp, get there early! Get tickets! […]
October 16, 2018

Prime Series Will Follow 7 Comics on the Road to JFL’s New Faces

Inside Jokes, a docuseries about the road to Just for Laugh’s annual New Faces performance will premiere on Amazon Prime on November 30th. The streaming platform […]
September 24, 2018

Bill Burr Will Host Stand Up Series for Comedy Central Through All Things Comedy Network Deal

Bill Burr to Host New Stand Up Spotlight Series for Comedy Central All Things Comedy Producing Three Hour Specials Bill Burr Presents Paul Virzi: I’ll Say […]