August 8, 2018

Ringside at Roast Battle, Comedy Writer Follows The First Five Years of Comedy’s Runaway Roast Battle Sensation

The comedy roast started at the Friars Club, and since then has spawned a full family tree of descendants. One of the strongest branches that grew […]
July 19, 2018

Newhart is Back! And He’s Talking to Comics

Bob Newhart is a legend, and in addition to being one of the greatest comedians on the planet, he’s been at the top of the list […]
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.
May 9, 2018

Heather Pasternak Performs Stand Up on Late Show

Los Angeles comedian Heather Pasternak came back to New York to make her network television debut Tuesday night on the Colbert Show. At least that’s what […]
April 13, 2018

Seth Rogen Explains Why His Netflix Alzheimer’s Fundraiser is the Dirtiest Charity Event You’ve Ever Seen

Hilarity for Charity is currently streaming on Netflix and stars Seth Rogen, Tiffany Haddish, Sarah Silverman, Michelle Wolf, John Mulaney, James Corden, The Muppets, Post Malone, Nick […]
March 25, 2018

See Photos From Seth Rogen’s Hilarity for Charity Red Carpet

Seth Rogen’s Hilarity for Charity, the new Netflix comedy special launching April 6th, filmed in Los Angeles Friday evening at the Hollywood Palladium. This is Seth […]
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 22, 2018

Seth Rogen’s Star Studded Alzheimers Fundraiser Will Be a Netflix Special This Year

Seth Rogen’s sixth annual Alzheimer fundraiser “Hilarity For Charity” will stream globally on Netflix this year making it the first time the event will be broadcast. […]
March 18, 2018

Terry Gilliam Gets Serious Backlash For Criticizing #MeToo

Terry Gilliam just recently compared the #MeToo movement to mob rule and mentioned that some women must have known what they were getting into when taking […]
March 8, 2018

5 Ways to Celebrate International Women’s Day With Comedy

It’s International Women’s Day– an important moment to find ways to honor and celebrate the contributions that women have made around the world. Our world of […]
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 31, 2018

Comedy Central Announces Second Annual Colossal Clusterfest

Comedy Central has announced that on the heels of a gigantic debut festival last summer in San Francisco, Colossal Clusterfest will return to the city by […]
January 29, 2018

J.B. Smoove Sells Out Six, Keith and the Girl Hold Annual Marathon, a New Room in Pleasantville Plus News From All Over!

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 […]
January 29, 2018

Dave Chappelle Wins Grammy

Dave Chappelle won a Grammy for Best Comedy Album for his dual recordings The Age Of Spin & Deep In The Heart Of Texas, at the […]
January 6, 2018

Troll Calls Sarah Silverman a C*nt; Silverman Helps Him Get Medical Help

A San Antonio man called Sarah Silverman a cunt, and after reading his timeline, she decided he was like the proverbial a lion with a thorn […]
December 22, 2017

Don Rickles Documentary Debuting on SiriusXM Along With Week Long Tribute, “Happy Holidays Dummy”

SiriusXM announced a special tribute to the legendary comedian Don Rickles this Christmas. The tribute will include the premiere of a brand new documentary about the […]
December 21, 2017

The Official Unofficial Comedy Timeline of 2017

A lot happened in comedy news in 2017- a lot of the news was bad with some hard hitting deaths, and some disturbing career deaths but […]
December 19, 2017

The Ten Best Comedy Specials of 2017! Vote for Your Favorite

Our celebration of EVERYTHING funny in 2017 continues with the 10 best stand up comedy specials released this year. This year, the number of comedy specials […]
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 […]
November 30, 2017

Guide to NYC Live Comedy This Week: November 30 – December 6

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 […]
November 29, 2017

Remembering the Greatness of Patrice O’Neal

Written By Earl Douglas with Andrew Fargnoli Reprinted from its original publication date of November 29, 2014. Three years ago Andrew Fargnoli and Earl Douglas put […]
November 28, 2017

Comedy Royalty Grab All 5 Grammy Nominations

If you like rooting for underdogs, the race for best comedy album won’t interest you this year.  This years five Grammy nominations for best comedy album all went […]
November 20, 2017

Gad and D.C. Tape Specials, Oh Rick Wins Audience Award, Sherrod Welcomes Comics Home for Thanksgiving 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 18, 2017

The Filtered Excellence: November 16, 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 6, 2017

UPDATED: Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of November 6, 2017

The time change has happened. You got an extra hour on Sunday to catch up with your sleep and now you're ready to stay up this week for some late night comedy.
November 6, 2017

Comedy Celebrates Halloween in NYC, John Levenstein Has a Retirement Party and More This Week in the NY Clubs

So where would you have to go, besides a drug-induced dream, if you wanted to see Josh Wesson dressed as a bird while rapping karaoke-style, with […]
November 4, 2017

Michelle Wolf Tells Men What She Thinks of Their Balls in Powerful Promo for Her Debut HBO Hour Special

HBO just released a teaser and an explosive new graphic for Michelle Wolf’s upcoming HBO special. In the promo, Wolf talks about what feminism means to […]