August 25, 2017

‘Def Comedy Jam’ 25th Anniversary Show Coming to Netflix This Fall

  This year marks the 25th anniversary of the legendary stand-up showcase Def Comedy Jam, and the folks behind it are teaming up with Netflix to […]
April 18, 2016

Pam Anderson Performs Stand Up, D.L. Hughley Has Another New TV Series to Announce 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 in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week Jeffrey covered the scene at Gotham Comedy Club, New Jersey and the Pat Dixon Show.
January 2, 2016

Eddie Griffin Claims Conspiracy To Discredit  Bill Cosby

Earlier this week comedian Eddie Griffin did something very few celebrities are doing these days, -- he defended Bill Cosby. In an interview with DJ Vlad for VladTV, Griffin said that the accusations against Bill Cosby, who he referred to as Dr. Cosby, are part of a systematic attempt to bring down black entertainers.
July 20, 2015

Trevor Noah Packs Out Gotham, New S&M Comedy Show Debuts and More News From 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 stopped at Gotham Comedy Club, Carolines, New York Comedy Club and more!
July 14, 2014

Sam Tripoli, Very Funny…For Adults

Sam Tripoli is a Los Angeles based comedy killer. He’s often labeled a “dirty” or “edgy” comedian, which he thinks is stupid because, “I’m just honest, I just talk about what I know. I’m not trying to shock anybody.” But, as the founder of the adult variety show The Naughty Show, and co-host of PunchDrunk Sports podcast where he once lost a bowling bet and had to pop a viagra and watch gay porn live on the podcast, you can see where people might get those labels from.