November 12, 2018

We Covered the New York Comedy Festival Checking Out Bill Burr, Team Coco, John Oliver, Scott Rogowsky, Bert Kreischer 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 […]
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 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 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, […]
September 10, 2018

Dave Chappelle, Judd Apatow, Kamau Bell: Comedy Brings Home Big Creative Emmys on Night 2 of the Creative Emmy Awards

Emmy Season has officially begun with Saturday and Sunday night’s 2018 Creative Arts Awards. Tiffany Haddish and Katt Williams were the big winners at Saturday Nights […]
August 17, 2018

Netflix Cancels Two Comedian Helmed Talk Shows: Wolf and McHale Cut Off After One Season

Netflix has canceled The Break with Michelle Wolf, and The Joel McHale Show with Joel McHale. Both “late night” style talk/sketch shows barely got a chance […]
August 10, 2018

New York City’s Live Comedy Calendar! Upcoming Shows for August 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 […]
July 21, 2018

New York City’s Live Comedy Calendar! Upcoming Shows for July 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 […]
July 12, 2018

Who Got Comedy Emmy Nominations This Year

This year’s Emmy announcements had some very expected nominations and a few surprises. In a year where bad behavior can get you fired, it seems it also […]
April 16, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of April 16, 2018

It's that time of year again. No, not tax season. That time of year, each April, when our President decides to launch airstrikes against Syria.
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 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 […]
April 6, 2018

150 Comedy Writers Stand Up for Onion Staff

The staff at Onion Inc., who you know through their excellent work at the Onion, A/V Club and Clickhole announced last week that their staff voted […]
April 3, 2018

New York City’s Live Comedy Calendar! Upcoming Shows for April 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 26, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of March 26, 2018

Here are your late night comedy listings for this week. It's a guide to all the funny people appearing on the late night talk shows tonight and over the course of the next 5 days.
March 22, 2018

Everyone is Buying John Oliver’s Marlon Bundo Book, Even Charlotte Pence

Class act from Charlotte Pence, who said she also bought John Oliver’s parody Marlon Bundo book as she wanted to support the charities the satire will […]
March 19, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of March 19, 2018

Did you get your brackets busted our the weekend? It's hard to tell if that sounds like a good thing or a bad thing.
March 13, 2018

Chris Gethard Show Returning With a Big First Guest

Next week, The Chris Gethard Show returns to truTV with 10 new episodes, all but guaranteed to be off-the-rails episodes. The midseason premiere is approaching and […]
March 13, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of March 12, 2018

We're looking at a great week for comedy in late night this week, highlighted by performances and appearances by some of our favorite stand ups.
March 5, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of March 5, 2018

While the nation's weather tries to decide if it's Spring or still Winter, it's probably best to stay inside at night and catch some of the comedy on this week's talk shows.
February 5, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of February 5, 2018 – UPDATED

UPDATE: We’re thrilled to find out that the hysterical Bonnie McFarlane will be performing on the Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon this evening at 11:30pm on NBC.
December 25, 2017

Jeffrey Gurian Looks Back at Comedy in 2017

Well it’s become something of a tradition for me to do my year end round up of the most special events I covered, and sometimes was […]
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 22, 2017

11 Innovators Who Changed Comedy in 2017

The very best comedians are also artists and every year some comedians push the boundaries or lead the way in changing how comedy can be performed. […]
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 15, 2017

The Clubs Speak! The Best Stand Up Comedy Moments of 2017! (As Decided by the Country’s Best Club Owners, Bookers and Producers)

The Best Comedy Clubs and Producers in the Country Share Their Best In Comedy 2017 It’s our fourth annual look at the greatest comedy moments all […]
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 […]