June 3, 2017

Ari Shaffir No Longer Hosting Ari Shaffir’s This is Not Happening

This Is Not Happening, the Comedy Central storytelling show created and hosted by comedian Ari Shaffir, now has a new host: Roy Wood Jr. The comic, […]
February 20, 2017

Roy Wood Jr.’s #FatherFigure Trended on Twitter

On a pretty big night for comedy fans that included the HBO premiere of Pete Holmes’s “Crashing”, Roy Wood Jr.’s Comedy Central special “Father Figure” exploded onto […]
February 18, 2017

Roy Wood Jr.’s ‘Father Figure’, Brings Comedy to ‘The Talk’

Roy Wood Jr.’s Father Figure (airing Sunday, 2/19, at 11pm EST on Comedy Central) opens with him in a hallway, trying in earnest to impart crucial […]
February 7, 2017

Roy Wood Jr.’s First Hour Special Coming to Comedy Central

  Exciting news on the stand-up front: The Daily Show’s Roy Wood Jr. has his first ever one-hour special, called Roy Wood Jr.: Father Figure, coming […]
December 24, 2016

#Highlander2016: There Can Be Only One Comedy Football Survivor Challenge

This year, SiriusXM’s Bennington Show and TheInterrobang.com are teaming up to bring you the THIRD annual Highlander: There Can Be Only ONE Comedian Football Challenge.  Only the toughest survive […]
November 7, 2016

What’s Your F#@ing Deal?! Announces Killer Season Two Line Up

Big Jay Oakerson’s hit series is back for a second season at Seeso, with ten tapings planned for the week of November 6, 2016. Do not […]
July 19, 2016

Ian Abramson’s Weirdly Wonderful 7 Minutes in Purgatory Now on Comedy Central Digital

Congratulations to Ian Abramson, whose weirdly wonderful touring live show “7 Minutes in Purgatory” has been picked up by Comedy Central Digital. Since the beginning of […]
June 27, 2016

Daily Show Team Takes Over Central Park For a Great Night of Comedy

Sunday night Comedy Central and The Daily Show headed over to Central Park to put on a huge party, and it was all free. Three thousand people crammed in to the Central Park Summer Stage area to hear Trevor Noah and the Daily Show correspondents perform live comedy and it was a blast. Summer Stage shows are always great, and for this one, the weather was on their side with bright blue skies kicking off the early part of the show.
June 24, 2016

Michelle Wolf Looking Forward to Performing Free Show in Central Park with Trevor Noah and Daily Show Team

This Sunday the Daily Show team will join host Trevor Noah to give a free stand up show in Central Park as part of New York’s […]
June 7, 2016

Roy Wood Jr., James Adomian and More Make Variety’s ’10 Comics to Watch for 2016’

Variety has just released the 16th iteration of its 10 Comics to Watch series in preparation for next month’s Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal. […]
May 9, 2016

Brad Garrett Plays Strip Poker with Esther Ku, Bobby Lee Shares a Message of Power, Plus News From Liz Miele and Dena Blizzard

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. This week Jeffrey covered the scene at Gotham Comedy Club, the Cutting Room and the New Stages Theater.
April 18, 2016

Pam Anderson Performs Stand Up, D.L. Hughley Has Another New TV Series to Announce 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 in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week Jeffrey covered the scene at Gotham Comedy Club, New Jersey and the Pat Dixon Show.
January 6, 2016

Dave Chappelle Does a Surprise Guest Spot at Brand New Comedy Store Show

Last night The Mello Comedic Show had it's opening night and the crowd was in for an extraordinary treat. Not only was there an incredible line up including host Donnell Rawlings, Harland Williams, Sydney Castillo, Roy Wood Jr., Tiffany Haddish, and Jesus Trejo, and the 300 fans who turned up for the show also had a surprise visit from comedy legend Dave Chappelle!
December 3, 2015

Seth Meyers To Headline Gilda’s Laughfest 2016

This morning producers announced the lineup for the Sixth Annual annual Gilda's Laughfest. Seth Meyers, Kathy Griffin, Marlon Wayans, Anjelah Johnson and Roy Wood Jr. will headline the 2016 festival along with performances from Jim Norton, Bridget Everett, Denver's own Grawlix (which features Ben Roy, Andrew Orvedahl and Adam Cayton-Holland), Ron Funches, Undateable's Chris D’Elia, Bert Kreischer, Heather McDonald, and Sebastian Maniscalco.
December 3, 2015

Daily Show Correspondent Roy Wood Jr. Credits Bernie Mac With Career Changing Advice

I finally got the opportunity to sit down with Roy Wood Jr. to talk about his gig as a correspondent on The Daily Show. We’ve been passing each other like ships in the night because we’re both always running off someplace, so before he took the stage to headline Gotham Comedy Club over the holiday weekend we sat down in the green room to chat. As a testament to his popularity despite the holiday weekend the room was packed.
November 10, 2015

Enjoying the New York Comedy Festival: The Definitive Guide

We cover the country, but New York's our home, so it's an exciting week when the New York Comedy Festival comes around. It's unlike any other festival in the country. It's gigantic, but it's also decidedly unfestival-like because it's spread out through the entire city without a central focal point. Any week of the year there is a massive festival-worthy list of great comedy happening in New York City so by the time you add in a few extra headlining events, what you really have is a gigantic list of impossible choices and tough decisions.
September 29, 2015

America Loves Trevor Noah and The New Daily Show

Last night through social media America said loud and clear that they love The Daily Show's new host, Trevor Noah.
March 23, 2015

Kevin Hart Surprise Sets, Yannis Pappas Has New Web Series and Roy Wood Jr. and Kurt Metzger Both Working on Pilots and More This Week in New York Clubs

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. This week, Jeffrey reports from Comedy Juice, The Comedy Cellar, The Stand and more...
September 25, 2014

Comedians On Late Night TV Thursday September 25: Jerry Seinfeld, Nikki Glaser, Ben Schwartz, Roy Wood Jr. and More

Set your DVRs to catch all the comedy coming up tonight on late night TV.
June 25, 2014

Comedians On Late Night TV Wednesday June 25: Gabriel Iglesias, Ben Falcone, Roy Wood Jr. and More

Late night television is one of the best places for comedy.
June 13, 2014

Roy Wood Jr. “Captain America Is Our Greatest Superhero”

Roy Wood Jr. has a hysterical take on why Captain America trumps Superman, Batman, Spider-Man and all the rest of the superheroes on Conan.