January 24, 2015

Shaq Gets Sitcom Pilot

He's been a world champion in the NBA, a movie genie, a rapper, an author, product pitchman and host of his own All-Star Comedy Jam.
January 22, 2015

Around the Industry This Week in Comedy, News from Louis C.K., Rachel Feinstein, Margaret Cho and more…

The stories and news people talk about around the industry when the club closes and they’re sitting at the bar….
January 5, 2015

Artie Lange’s New Podcast, Details on Wet Hot American Summer, Tammy Pescatelli Working on a Sitcom, and a Prestigious Club Sets a World Record

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 in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. After missing two weeks to make some room for year end specials, this week, Jeffrey found out what's new with Janeane Garofalo, what Artie Lange has planned for his first podcast, the story behind Greer Barnes' new CD and a full report from the Metropolitan Club's 60 hour world record breaking show marathon.
October 27, 2014

New York Comedy Festival Lineup 2014

The New York Comedy Festival is coming to town and New York is ready, planning FIVE spectacular days, over ONE HUNDRED shows, nearly TWO HUNDRED performers. Stay tuned for our Editors Picks and more names to be added as the New York Comedy Festival approaches.
September 4, 2014

Watch The Teachers Lounge Finale With Guest Jim Norton

As a brand new school year begins for the rest of the country, for the staff of "Teachers Lounge" this semester is coming to a close.
August 18, 2014
Louis CK, Trevor Noah, Jamie Lissow, Mike Vecchione

This Week in NYC Clubs, Louis CK, Trevor Noah, Jamie Lissow, Mike Vecchione and More

Jeffrey Gurian loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column, to find out what’s happening in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. In today’s column, Jamie Lissow updates Jeffrey on Rob Schneider, Trevor Noah "ruins" Jeffrey's recording, Louis CK drops in, Mike Vecchione explains his new CD, and more!
July 31, 2014

Alec Baldwin Joins Teachers Lounge

Big news in the world of comedy and comedy web series. You will be hearing a familiar voice ringing through the halls of everyone's favorite unnamed internet elementary school. Alec Baldwin has joined the already impressive cast of Teachers Lounge as the school's P.A. Announcer.
July 29, 2014

Dave Attell’s Comedy Underground to Continue in NYC

If like us, you've been waiting for the news that Comedy Central has decided to renew the best stand up show on television, sorry no news yet. But we do have some good news.
July 12, 2014

Rachel Feinstein Comedy Central Half Hour Special Highlights

Here's some highlights from the very funny Rachel Feinstein's Comedy Central Half Hour special.
July 11, 2014

Comedians On Late Night TV This Weekend: Rob Reiner, Gabriel Iglesias, Rachel Feinstein, Damien Lemon, Adam Ray and More

Start the weekend with some late night comedy including two new Half Hour specials from Comedy Central.
July 4, 2014

Comedians On Late Night TV Friday July 4: Rachel Feinstein, Damien Lemon, Martin Short and More

Happy 4th of July. Now that the barbecue is done, enjoy some comedy on the late night talk shows including two new Half Hour specials on Comedy Central.
June 25, 2014

Watch Episode 1 Of “Teachers Lounge”

Here's an opportunity to see the very first episode of "Teachers Lounge" a day early before it airs on Thundershorts, the brand new free streaming video site which launches on Thursday.
June 6, 2014

Comedy Central Half Hour Starts Tonight With Chris Distefano and Michael Che

Comedian Chris Distefano’s half our comedy special premiers as part of Comedy Central’s “Half Hour Series”. Distefano is the first comedian to appear on this season's series, and you can catch him on Comedy Central at 12:00 midnight, tonight. Immediately following Chris' half hour, you can catch Michael Che from 12:30 to 1am.
June 3, 2014

Inside Amy Schumer Season 2 Finale Tonight!

Tonight is the finale for Inside Amy Schumer's second season on Comedy Central.
May 28, 2014

Ted Alexandro Goes to Kickstarter to Raise Backing for ‘Teachers Lounge’

When we were kids, the teachers' lounge at school was a place of mystery.
March 4, 2014

Rachel Feinstein and Shaq: Is This Page Six Gossip?

No, it's a caption contest. Want to win something? Good. We want you to win too.
February 21, 2014

The Set with Marina Franklin

Our own RJ Waldron caught up with Marina Franklin to ask a few questions for "The  Set," our new series of original interviews with great comedians.
February 11, 2014

Yannis Pappas Gets a Half-Hour Comedy Special

Comedy Central released its roster of comedians taping 30 minute specials for the new season of "The Half Hour".