November 17, 2018

Who is Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: November 17, 2018

After a decade, Steve Carell returns to SNL to host tonight's Thanksgiving episode of Saturday Night Live!
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 […]
October 31, 2018

Comedy Cellar Announces Louis C.K. on Lineup, Two Women Protest

What was described in media reports as “protesters descending” on the Comedy Cellar was a bit of an exaggeration, but there was in fact, a small […]
October 17, 2018

Hasan Minhaj Patriot Act Trailer Shows Off a High Tech Playground for Minhaj’s Topical Take

Netflix’s next attempt at the talk show comes in the form of Hasan Minhaj’s Patriot Act, debuting Sunday October 28th. Minhaj is going with a high […]
October 3, 2018

Brad Pitt’s Going to Produce A Political Satire with Jon Stewart and Steve Carrell

Jon Stewart is ready to direct his second feature film, and he’ll be teaming up with some big Hollywood heavyweights- Brad Pitt and Steve Carell.  Carell […]
September 21, 2018

Oh Great, Will Smith’s Hooked on Performing Stand Up

Will Smith has already done just about everything possible in the entertainment field- comedic acting, dramatic acting, television, movies, singing, rapping, performing, producing, writing and so […]
September 13, 2018

NY Comedy Fest Will Open With the 12th Annual Stand Up For Heroes Celebrity Studded Super Show

Top comedians and musical artists will unite for the 12th annual Stand Up for Heroes (SUFH) event at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden, Monday, […]
August 21, 2018

Jon Stewart Herds Goats in Brooklyn

Jon Stewart stepped in after learning that two stray goats were running around the subway system in Brooklyn, which by the way isn’t a good place […]
June 18, 2018

Paul Mecurio Will Bring Audience Members On Stage To Speak Their Mind in New Off Broadway Show

Do you feel like you don’t have a safe space to say what you really think? Paul Mecurio wants to give you a safe space to […]
June 18, 2018

Seth Meyers Speaks Up, The Stand Tears Down That Wall, Darrell Hammond 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 […]
June 4, 2018

Jon Stewart Defends Samantha Bee During Clusterfest

During a Q&A session with Peter Hartlaub of the San Francisco Chronicle at Comedy Central’s Clusterfest this weekend, Jon Stewart defended Samantha Bee’s “Feckless Cunt” comment. […]
May 15, 2018

George Carlin Box Set Coming June 12th!

The George Carlin Estate announced a brand new box set, The George Carlin Commemorative Collection will go on sale on June 12th. The 10 disc set […]
May 14, 2018

Jon Stewart Will Tour with Dave Chappelle in a Killer Double Bill

Two comedy titans, three cities, seven dates. Jon Stewart and Dave Chappelle have announced they will hit the road together to do dates in Boston, Houston […]
May 14, 2018

A Visit to the Compound, Aaron Berg Scores a Major Film Role, Derek Gaines Announces Goodlum, Robby Slowik’s Last Minute Conan, Confrontational Comedy 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 […]
April 18, 2018

Clusterfest Adds John Mulaney, Jeff Ross, Bert Kreischer and More to Festival Lineup

Comedy Central Presents Clusterfest, taking place in San Francisco June 1-3, 2018, announced today that an exciting array of top tier comedians and artists will be […]
February 13, 2018

Clusterfest, Year Two Features More Podcasts, Trump Tweets, and The Lonely Island’s First Concert

After a strong inaugural outing, Comedy Central’s second Colossal Clusterfest dropped its lineup today, and it stands to outdo its first takeover of the Bill Graham […]
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 […]
January 12, 2018

Strong List of Comedy Guests Will Join 2 Dope Queens For HBO Specials

Hit comedy podcast 2 Dope Queens starring Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson is coming to HBO in February, and at TCA today they promised it will […]
December 28, 2017

Guide to NYC Live Comedy This Week: December 28 – January 3

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 […]
December 24, 2017

The 2017 Catty “Everyone is Gossiping About You Behind Your Back” Awards

It’s a TMZ world, and Gossip, Scandals and Controversies are everyone’s favorite part of the news in 2017. People can’t get enough of celebrity gossip, fights, drunken […]
December 23, 2017

Who is 2017’s King of Late Night Television

The Land of Late Night is a new world in 2017, where maybe for the first time in the history of late night television, there is […]
December 21, 2017

The Official Unofficial Comedy Timeline of 2017

A lot happened in comedy news in 2017- a lot of the news was bad with some hard hitting deaths, and some disturbing career deaths but […]
December 19, 2017

Hit Comedy Podcast 2 Dope Queens Will Air Four Hour Specials on HBO in February With Some Major Comedy Talent on Board

Continuing its streak of producing amazing comedy, and using the best talents in stand up, HBO is bringing hit podcast 2 Dope Queens to the channel […]
December 18, 2017

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of December 18, 2017

It's the holiday season and most of our late night hosts are on vacation and giving viewers the gift of reruns this week.
December 18, 2017

The Ten Best Stand Up Comedians of 2017! Vote For #1

2017 Stand Up Comedian of the Year It’s the end of our fourth year covering all the greatest comedy happening in the United States and around […]
November 30, 2017

Jen Kirkman, Liza Treyger, Dulce Sloan and Gloria Steinem Perform at Carolines for Ms. Foundation Event

On Wednesday, November 29, the Ms. Foundation for Women hosted “Laughter is the Best Resistance,” its 22nd Comedy Night at Carolines on Broadway in New York […]
November 20, 2017

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of November 20, 2017

Plenty of shows are taking all of Thanksgiving week off and serving you leftover episodes Monday through Friday this week.