September 6, 2018

Seinfeld and Hale Will Help to Honor Julia Louis-Dreyfus at This Year’s Mark Twain Award Ceremony

Seinfeld and Veep co-stars Jerry Seinfeld and Tony Hale will be among the list of comedians honoring this year’s Mark Twain Award winner, Julia Louis Dreyfus. […]
August 1, 2018

Trevor Noah Heads to Jay Leno’s Garage, Watch the Exclusive Clip Now

In an all new episode of Jay Leno’s Garage, Leno talks with Daily Show host Trevor Noah joins Jay Leno on a look at cars that […]
July 25, 2018

Mark Lonow and Jo Anne Astrow Bring A Light Comedy About Dark Jews To the Stage; Inspired by real events

Mark Lonow and Jo Anne Astrow Bring A True Story of Outrageous Comedy to the Stage in LA Acclaimed TV and film actor John Pleshette (Knots […]
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 12, 2018

Cameron Esposito Releases New Special “Rape Jokes” In a Whole New Way

Jay Leno called Cameron Esposito “the future of comedy” in 2013 after her late-night debut, and she’s spent the 5 years since living up to that […]
May 23, 2018

Julia Louis Dreyfus Joins the Ranks of Letterman, Newhart, Burnett as Recipient of Mark Twain Prize

Julia Louis Dreyfus will be awarded comedy’s highest honors this year as the 2018 recipient of the Mark Twain Award.  Today the Kennedy Center announced that […]
May 15, 2018

Jay Leno and Craig Ferguson Explain Why They Love Vehicles More Than Talk Shows

Jay Leno and Craig Ferguson Talk Planes, and Automobiles (So far, no trains) In an all new episode of Jay Leno’s Garage, Leno talks with fellow […]
May 7, 2018

Cosby Loses His Mark Twain Award

Bill Cosby continues to lose awards and honors following his conviction of aggravated sexual assault. Today the Kennedy Center released a statement announcing that their Board […]
April 11, 2018

Comedians React to Mitzi Shore’s Death

Mitzi Shore, a one-time powerhouse in the comedy business whose influence has continued to permeate comedy stages around the world long after she took a step […]
April 11, 2018

Original SNL Castmembers Will Headline National Comedy Center Opening, Plus Schumer, Tomlin, Drescher and More

The National Comedy Center opens its doors during the annual Lucille Ball Comedy Festival in August and comedy fans can expect to see some legends on […]
April 2, 2018

National Comedy Center Will Open Its Doors Aug 1; Schumer Seeking Congressional Designation

The National Comedy Center, the first non-profit cultural institution and national-scale visitor experience dedicated to the art of comedy, announces its opening August 1-5, 2018, coinciding […]
March 22, 2018

The Filtered Excellence: March 22, 2018

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 […]
March 13, 2018

New York City’s Live Comedy Calendar! Upcoming Shows for March 2018. Updated Daily.

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 […]
March 6, 2018

Roy Wood Jr. to Guest on Unmasked With Live Studio Audience

Roy Wood Jr. will be the next guest on SiriusXM’s critically acclaimed Unmasked series in New York City with host Ron Bennington.  Wood and Bennington will […]
March 1, 2018

Barry Crimmins, a Brilliant Satirist Who Changed Comedy, Has Died

Heartbreaking news today.  Barry Crimmins passed away at the age of 64. A tremendous comedian and political satirist, a true humanitarian and advocate, a fighter in […]
February 22, 2018

Trailer Shows a Glimpse Inside Judd Apatow’s New Garry Shandling Doc

Garry Shandling was the most important mentor Judd Apatow had for 25 years. That’s how the trailer for Apatow’s new documentary about his pal Garry opens. […]
January 30, 2018

Nikki Glaser Will Guest on Unmasked at SiriusXM! Get Tickets!

Nikki Glaser will be the next guest on SiriusXM’s critically acclaimed Unmasked series in New York City. Glaser will tape the hour at SiriusXM’s headquarters in […]
January 11, 2018

Jay Leno Says the Negativity of Late Night is Depressing, and Trump is the Reason

In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Jay Leno says late night talk television has become depressing. Leno says he watches all the shows, and like […]
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 14, 2017

Guide to NYC Live Comedy This Week: December 14 – December 20

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 1, 2017

Two Separate New Sam Kinison Bio-Projects Out This Year

“I Am Sam Kinison”, a documentary celebrating the life of the audacious, charismatic, bawdy, fearless, raw and immense talent who changed the face of comedy, will […]
November 11, 2017

Who’s Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: November 11, 2017

Tonight SNL turns to one of the hottest names in comedy right now as Tiffany Haddish hosts a brand new Saturday Night Live.
November 2, 2017

The Filtered Excellence: November 2, 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 […]
November 1, 2017

Guide to NYC Live Comedy Shows This Week: November 2 – November 8, 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 26, 2017

Guide to NYC Live Comedy Shows This Week: October 26 – November 1, 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 24, 2017

Iliza Shlesinger Will Guest on Unmasked

Iliza Shlesinger will be the next guest on SiriusXM’s critically acclaimed Unmasked series in New York City. Shlesinger will be coming to SiriusXM’s headquarters in New […]
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 […]