October 22, 2018

Trevor Noah Tells a Baby Chick About His New Netflix Special

There was a time when it looked like Netflix and Comedy Central were getting into a Jay Leno/David Letterman-esque war, where signing with Netflix would be […]
October 16, 2018

Ken Jeong Will Host Jerry Lewis Arranged Comedy Awards Show in NYC in December

Before he passed, Jerry Lewis set up an Academy of Comedians to award honors to comedy’s top performers. The Academy will hold its first-ever Legacy Awards […]
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 21, 2018

Norm Macdonald Show Announces Guests

Despite the quick cancellation of The Break with Michelle Wolf, and The Joel McHale Show With Joel McHale, we have very high hopes that the Lionsgate […]
August 8, 2018

Elayne Boosler Will Be the Next Guest on Unmasked

Comedy legend Elayne Boosler is going to be the next guest on Ron Bennington’s critically acclaimed Unmasked series on SiriusXM. Elayne is coming in to talk […]
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 […]
July 12, 2018

The Filtered Excellence July 12, 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 […]
June 27, 2018

Sean Donnelly Performs Stand Up on the Late Show

Sean Donnelly performed stand up on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert Tuesday night and had a great set explaining why even though he’s a liberal, […]
June 12, 2018

Abby Elliott is Working on a Very Cool Pilot With Comedy Central

Abby Elliott is looking to follow even closer in her father’s comedy footsteps by bringing absurd comedy back to late night television. Comedy Central is developing […]
June 11, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of June 11, 2018

It's an exciting week this summer in late night television. All of the hosts will be in their chairs and behind their desks and working this week with none of them on vacation.
June 4, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of June 4, 2018

As the days get longer, so do the vacations of our late night talk show hosts. The NBC Boys, Jimmy Fallon, Seth and Carson, are all taking this week off.
June 1, 2018

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

Live Comedy in New York City This MONTH: New York features some of the best live comedy in the world every single night, from Manhattan to […]
May 30, 2018

Chris Distefano Will Be Your Guide to Friday Nights on Comedy Central

Congratulations to Chris DiStefano who will be taking over Friday nights on Comedy Central with a series of interstitial short segments between stand up segments on […]
May 28, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of May 28, 2018

Summer has arrived with the Memorial Day weekend. Of course, all of our late night talk shows are taking the federal holiday off, but the majority of them are turning that Monday into a full week vacation.
May 27, 2018

The 5: Ross Bennett’s Top 5 Silent Movies You Can Enjoy in 2018

A popular headliner at comedy clubs around the world Ross Bennett has appeared on The Late Show with David Letterman, and, along with countless other TV […]
May 24, 2018

David Letterman Wants Seth Meyers to Rename Late Night “The Tomorrow Show”

Last night on Late Night, David Letterman returned to the 12:30 show that he made famous, and chatted it up with current host Seth Meyers.  It […]
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 22, 2018

Howard Stern Remembers Favorite Trump Conversations with David Letterman

In a first look at Howard Stern’s episode of My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman, premiering on May 31st, Stern recalls why he […]
May 21, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of May 21, 2018

If there's one show on the late night schedule this week that everyone is talking about it's Wednesday's edition of Late Night with Seth Meyers on NBC.
May 15, 2018

David Letterman Returning Home to Late Night For the First Time Since 1993

David Letterman will be a guest on Late Night with Seth Meyers on May 23rd and it will be a big homecoming for the late night […]
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 […]
May 6, 2018

Disingenuous Dave Letterman Still Doesn’t Get It

Nine years ago, in 2009, Nell Scovell wrote an excoriating takedown of the lack of women writers in late night, particularly on the shows helmed by David Letterman. This week on his Netflix series, David Letterman finally responded to the controversy saying, he feels bad about it.
April 30, 2018

Does David Letterman Have a Career in Improv Ahead of Him? No.

David Letterman is a legend in the comedy world, and although he used improvisation skills all the time on his Late Show and Late Night Show, […]
April 18, 2018

Andy Kindler to Star in Feature Film

Andy Kindler is set to star in The Fiddling Horse, a dark comedy and latest feature from award-winning filmmaker CJ Wallis. The Fiddling Horse follows a […]
April 14, 2018

Who is Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: April 14, 2018

Former SNL writer and current comedy superstar John Mulaney returns to Studio 8-H to host a new Saturday Night Live!
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 10, 2018

Nell Scovell Broke the Glass Ceiling. Why Are So Few Women Writers Getting to Follow?

Nell Scovell’s New Memoir Shines a Much Needed Light on Some Dark Places in Televisions Writers Rooms Nell Scovell’s new memoir, “Just the Funny Parts” has […]