February 18, 2018

Vito Calise Reviews: Adult Swim’s Double Shot of Special Sunday Shorts, Eric Andre and Jena Friedman

Our newest columnist, Vito Calise, is taking on the huge task of reviewing all the comedy specials he can see. You know him from SiriusXM’s Bennington […]
February 18, 2018

In Soft Focus: Jena Friedman Hits Hard Topics With Quiet Humor

An entertaining but ultimately thought-provoking look inside current issues, neatly packaged in what at times looks like a parody of news exposés. As he reflects on […]
February 10, 2018

Jena Friedman Performs Stand Up on Conan

Jena Friedman grabbed the attention of the comedy world with her debut album and Seeso special, American Cunt. Friday night she hit Conan’s stage hard with […]
May 17, 2017

Tracy Morgan TBS Series Peek Grabs Huge Reaction at Upfronts; Media Buyers Given First Look at Louis C.K. – Albert Brooks Series

Today during the Media Upfront presentation, ad reps and the media were treated to a look at what’s coming soon for the various Turner networks including […]
January 24, 2017

Call Jena Friedman a Cunt, Just Don’t Call Her Crazy

Jena Friedman’s album, American Cunt, is available now, everywhere albums are sold. The stupidest I have ever felt in my life is that time that I […]
September 15, 2016

’Schtick or Treat’ Showcase & Over a Dozen New Specials Part of Comedy Streaming Fest

Seeso, NBCUniversal’s comedy streaming platform that launched earlier this year, has made a big mark in the short time that it’s been around. The platform has a […]
May 11, 2016

All About Apu, More Comedian Hosted Shows Coming to truTV Plus Find Out Which Shows Are Coming Back

Cable’s truTV, once a bastion of stuffy courtroom drama and panic-inducing Nancy Grace rants, has proven its commitment to its re-branding effort today with the announcement of several comedy renewals and a host of new shows in the works.
October 15, 2015

New Shows From Big Jay Oakerson, Matt Besser, Rory Scovel Will Premiere on New NBCU All Comedy Streaming Service

NBC Universal is launching an all comedy streaming service. The service is being called Seeso, and will offer a big slate of original series and existing content.
April 9, 2015

Moontower Comedy Festival Must See Shows of 2015

MOONTOWER COMEDY & ODDITIES FESTIVAL is coming up this month, and once again its shaping up to be one of the best festivals of the year. Moontower, more than any other festival has the feeling of comedy summer camp. The venues are all close enough to walk to, the weather is pretty stunning, and there's great food all around you-- including some of the best bbq in the country. Plus there are parties every night, a giant Ping Pong tournament and walk in access to dozens of events, all with the company of somewhere around 100 of the country's funniest comedians
January 20, 2015

Maria Bamford, Todd Barry, T.J. Miller, Pete Holmes and More to Headline Moontower Comedy & Oddity Fest

The Moontower Comedy and Oddity Fest is returning to Austin, Texas for its 4th year!
January 5, 2015

Artie Lange’s New Podcast, Details on Wet Hot American Summer, Tammy Pescatelli Working on a Sitcom, and a Prestigious Club Sets a World Record

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. After missing two weeks to make some room for year end specials, this week, Jeffrey found out what's new with Janeane Garofalo, what Artie Lange has planned for his first podcast, the story behind Greer Barnes' new CD and a full report from the Metropolitan Club's 60 hour world record breaking show marathon.
December 15, 2014

Russell Peters Crushed a Packed Madison Square Garden, George Wallace TV Taping, and Whats New With Colin Quinn, Artie Lange, Joe List, 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 went to see Russell Peters at Madison Square Garden, George Wallace taping for TV, Colin Quinn and other greats at the Liberty Theater, and more.