March 13, 2018

Catch a Peek at Netflix’s New Half Hour Specials

Netflix’s half hour stand up special series, “The Stand Ups” returns for a second season on March 20th featuring sets from Rachel Feinstein, Kyle Kinane, Joe […]
February 20, 2018

Season Two of The Stand Ups Gets a Premiere Date!

Netflix has become the biggest platform for stand up comedians to premiere hour specials and last summer the platform debuted their version of the half-hour special […]
October 28, 2017

Joe List, Gina Yashere Among Comics Who Will Record Half Hour Netflix Specials for Season 2 of The Stand Ups

Last July Netflix debuted their new series- The Stand Ups- a supplement to their weekly release of comedy hour specials.  The series spotlights six comedians with […]
May 13, 2016

NBC Cancels Stand Up Centric Comedy After Three Seasons

NBC has cancelled Undateable after three seasons.
December 1, 2015

Brent Morin, Comedian and Safecracker, Answers Six Questions

Brent Morin is a Los Angeles based comedian who is now a household name thanks to his breakout role on NBC’s Undateable. His first special I’m Brent Morin is now available on Netflix. Amy Hawthorne talked to Brent on a hectic and busy night while he was trying to break into his apartment after locking his keys inside for the umpteenth time.
November 23, 2015

Big Jay Oakerson and Pete Holmes Record for TV, Gotham Gets Charitable and More This Week in the NYC 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 in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week, Jeffrey checked out Gotham Comedy Club, The Bitter End, The Underground and so much more!
August 17, 2015

Comics Camp Out for NBC Auditions, Trevor Noah Drop In, Brent Morin Tapes His Special and More Comedy News From 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 […]
July 28, 2015

New Slate of Hour Specials Announced and More Comedy Coming to Netflix

Big announcements from Netflix today. New hour specials from comedians Anthony Jeselnik, John Mulaney, Brent Morin, Mike Epps, Demetri Martin, and Anjelah Johnson will air this fall, with details below.
July 26, 2015

The Party Scene at Just For Laughs, Dan Perlman Wins Big and More From Up North At the Just For Laughs Comedy Festival

Jeffrey Gurian continues to Jump Around up north to cover the last few days of the Montreal Just for Laughs comedy festival.  Jeffrey joined our site as […]
July 23, 2015

Chappelle Show Ends Early After a Fight Breaks Out in the Audience and More News From Montreal’s Just for Laughs Festival

Yesterday was my first day back in Montreal for the 2015 Just For Laughs Festival and there's already so much to talk about I don't know where to start.
July 3, 2015

Chappelle Adds 9th JFL Show Plus Gala Lineups Announced for Montreal

Just a few weeks ago when Dave Chappelle added a seventh show to his Montreal Just For Laughs run, it seemed like a big deal, but […]
June 17, 2015

Norm Macdonald, Silicon Valley Heading to Just For Laughs

If you're already planning to head to Just for Laughs Montreal this year, better make room for a few more great shows. An already stellar lineup of tremendous talent just got even better with the edition of Norm Macdonald, The Cast of Silicon Valley, Jeffrey Ross and Jim Breuer.
May 9, 2015

“Undateable” Goes All Live For Season 3

If you enjoyed "Undateable"'s live episode on NBC, get ready for a full season of live shows.
May 5, 2015

Mike Myers To Make First Appearance Ever at Just For Laughs 2015 Plus Dozens of Other Names Announced

In July, the comedy world heads to Montreal. It's the 33rd annual Just For Laughs Festival.
April 6, 2015

Mark Normand Is Very Busy, Harland Williams Visits New York and Oxygen Launches Funny Girls

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 the Oxygen Red Carpet....
March 11, 2015

What’s Happening in Comedy at SXSW 2015

SXSW kicks off in Austin, Texas this Saturday, March 14th.
February 28, 2015

NBC Undateable Cast Stand Up Tour

Here's something the cast of "Friends" or "The Big Bang Theory" haven't been able to pull off.
December 4, 2014

Comedians On Late Night TV Thursday December 4: Bill Burr, Chris Rock, Steve Carell, Andrew Santino and More

It's looking like a very funny Thursday night in late night TV.
October 27, 2014

New York Comedy Festival Lineup 2014

The New York Comedy Festival is coming to town and New York is ready, planning FIVE spectacular days, over ONE HUNDRED shows, nearly TWO HUNDRED performers. Stay tuned for our Editors Picks and more names to be added as the New York Comedy Festival approaches.
September 23, 2014

Comedians On Late Night TV Tuesday September 23: Ike Barinholtz, Ed Weeks, Steve Rannazzisi and More

Here's who's providing the laughs in late night on Tuesday.
August 1, 2014

‘Undateable’ Renewed

The sitcom "Undateable" has found a match with NBC.
July 28, 2014

Jumping Around Montreal Just For Laughs with Jeffrey Gurian Sunday Edition

Montreal Just for Laughs is winding down, but Jeffrey Gurian was there for one more day to keep you caught up on what you missed.
May 29, 2014

Tonight, Last Comic Standing Invitational Round Continues at 10pm

One hundred comedians performed for the judges in the invitational rounds of Last Comic Standings.
May 20, 2014

Comedians On Late Night TV Tuesday May 20: Sarah Silverman, Will Ferrell, Jo Koy, Jim Breuer and More

Here are some of the comedians appearing on Late Night, tonight!