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.
November 18, 2017

The Filtered Excellence: November 16, 2017

Bob Geldof once asked us, “Where is the filtered excellence!?” It’s right here. Once a week we take a break from comedy to bring you this week’s […]
October 19, 2017

Guide to NYC Live Comedy Shows This Week: October 19 – October 24, 2017

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 […]
October 17, 2017

Wyatt Cenac to Host New Late-Night Docu-Series on HBO

It looks like Wyatt Cenac (The Daily Show) has a new project lined up now that he’s done with his Seeso series Night Train with Wyatt […]
October 16, 2017

Judah Friedlander Will Guest on Ron Bennington’s Unmasked in NYC

Comedian, actor, author, illustrator, and World Champion Judah Friedlander will join Ron Bennington to tape the next episode of Bennington’s epic series, Unmasked. Friedlander will be talking about […]
September 27, 2017

Madonna Joins an All Star Line Up at the Comedy Cellar in NYC

If you follow a lot of NY comedians on Instagram, last night you might have thought your app was broken or maybe there was a glitch […]
September 15, 2017

Trevor Noah Extends His Contract with Comedy Central Through 2022

t It took a little while, but The Daily Show’s Trevor Noah has finally come into his own this past year.  In June, Comedy Central announced […]
September 14, 2017

11th Annual ‘Stand Up for Heroes’ to Feature Hasan Minhaj, Jon Stewart, Trevor Noah and More

The folks over at the Bob Woodruff Foundation, along with New York Comedy Festival founders Caroline Hirsch and Andrew Fox, have just announced the initial lineup […]
August 13, 2017

Comedy Cellar Owner on Jon Stewart, Anthony Cumia Argument: Nothing Happened

Last week, we posted a story about Jon Stewart and Anthony Cumia having an icy exchange at New York’s infamous Comedy Cellar. Not much of an […]
August 9, 2017

The Comedy Cellar’s Noam Dworman Is Not Pleased About Anthony Cumia – Jon Stewart Argument Landing on Page Six

As you may have heard, Anthony Cumia and Jon Stewart bumped into each other at New York’s Comedy Cellar this past Thursday and they, uh, exchanged […]
July 26, 2017

First Jon Stewart Special in 21 Years; Stewart Set to Host ‘Night of Too Many Stars’

It’s been a long time coming, but after 21 long years, Jon Stewart is finally gearing up to put out another stand-up special. HBO announced today […]
July 15, 2017

Stephen Colbert vs. John Oliver in a Wax Presidents Roast Battle

For his Friday "Best of the Week" show, Stephen Colbert taped an extra un-aired segment with John Oliver who was a guest on the show earlier in the week.
July 14, 2017

Jon Stewart Barges in on Jimmy Kimmel Live Because He’s Jewish

  Either a 13 year old named Will Rubin had a Jimmy Kimmel themed bar mitzvah, or SNL‘s Jacob the Bar Mitzvah Boy (played by Vanessa […]
June 29, 2017

‘The Daily Show with Trevor Noah’ Just Had Its Most Watched Month So Far

  When Trevor Noah first took over the helm of The Daily Show from Jon Stewart in late September 2015, he had a hard time finding […]
May 29, 2017

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of May 29, 2017

What are the signs that summer is arriving!? It gets hotter. There's more daylight. And of course, the late night talk show hosts start taking vacations.
May 29, 2017

Laughable Launch, Barry Katz Reveals the Truth About JFK and Addressing the Rumors About Crapshoot Attendance

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer, comedian and TV reporter in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column right here, to find out what’s happening […]
May 24, 2017

Jon Stewart’s Animated HBO Show Has Been Canned

Yesterday in a joint statement, HBO and Jon Stewart announced that Stewart’s animation project with HBO is dead. If you’re wondering, what animation project? Way back […]
May 16, 2017

Jimmy Kimmel Will Host The Oscars…Again… in 2018

Jimmy Kimmel gets a back-to-back win– he’s being invited back to host the Oscars again in 2018. The Academy must have been happy with his performance […]
May 11, 2017

Lewis Black and Kathleen Madigan Announce ‘49th Parallel Tour’

  Exciting news for stand-up fans in Canada: This September, legendary comics Lewis Black and Kathleen Madigan will be hitting the road for a two-week tour […]