October 17, 2018

Ricky Gervais, Ron Bennington and Jim Norton Performing Private Stand Up Event Just for SiriusXM Subscribers

Finally, SiriusXM is doing for comedy what it has been doing for music- creating incredible exclusive concert events. The satellite radio company has been putting on […]
October 16, 2018

Prime Series Will Follow 7 Comics on the Road to JFL’s New Faces

Inside Jokes, a docuseries about the road to Just for Laugh’s annual New Faces performance will premiere on Amazon Prime on November 30th. The streaming platform […]
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 […]
October 8, 2018

John Mulaney Shares His Sexual Fantasy, NY Club Celebrates 1 Year, and News From Yamaneika, Sherrod Small 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 […]
September 22, 2018

Will Ferrell Gathering All Star Rock and Comedy Show for a Cause

Will Ferrell has signed up major comedy and music stars to raise money for kids fighting cancer who want to go to college. Help the cause […]
September 17, 2018

Ronny Chieng Talks Crazy Rich Asians, Gad Elmaleh Answers Questions at 92Y Plus Jamie Kennedy and Countess Luann

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 […]
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

Jerry Seinfeld, Cipha Sounds, Dan Soder, and More This Week

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 […]
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. […]
September 1, 2018

Owners of Historic NY Club in Heated Name-Calling Legal Battle

The infamous Comic Strip comedy club where Eddie Murphy, Jerry Seinfeld, Adam Sandler and Chris Rock got their start is the only club still standing from […]
September 1, 2018

Who Is Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: September 1, 2018

Tonight's Saturday Night Live repeat is hosted by Tina Fey, along with a cast of (not quite) thousands!
August 22, 2018

Former Nazi Guard Deported From America Back To Germany

A former Nazi collaborator in his 90’s was found in Queens, New York and has been deported back to Germany to face chargers. He was an […]
August 13, 2018

Dear Governor Cuomo, Congratulations on Your Decision to Support the National Comedy Center, It’s a Home Run

I’ve been enthusiastically championing the arrival of the National Comedy Center for about a year now. I first approached the center with a heaping dose of […]
August 7, 2018

Kelly Carlin, George Shapiro, Lewis Black, W. Kamau Bell, Lucie Arnaz and More Toast The Grand Opening of National Comedy Center This Week in Jamestown

  Sentimental Opening Celebration Kicks Off National Comedy Center Events in Jamestown W. Kamau Bell Declares “This is Where the First Amendment Lives” Speakers Praise New, […]
July 26, 2018

Is Samantha Bee Taking Shots at Seinfeld?

“I know exactly how to get an audience’s attention in 2018.” Sam Bee does a segment trashing Trump with Russian dissident Masha Gessen, and Jason Alexander […]
June 21, 2018

Tom Papa Loves Hearing Voices, and Writing About Them

Tom Papa is not only a great comedian, he’s also a consummate writer and proud of it.  When I sat down to talk with him in […]
June 14, 2018

Seinfeld Sits Between Two Ferns

A lot of very famous people have sat between two ferns on Zach Galifianakis’ beloved intermittent interview series–  “Between Two Ferns”.  President Obama, Jimmy Kimmel and […]
June 13, 2018

The Hollywood Reporter Names 40 Most Powerful Comedy Suits Legends Aueters Arena Fillers and Movie Stars

The Hollywood Reporter has put out its first ever comedy power list, profiling those who hold the cards in the booming business of comedy. They divided […]
June 11, 2018

Stand Up New York Offers Annual Membership, Roy Wood Jr.’s Pilot, and Joey “Coco” Diaz on “I’m Dying Up Here”

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 […]
June 4, 2018

Jerry Seinfeld Drops In, Wants a Bigger Crowd, Gets One; Plus Billy Gardell, Comedy VR 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 […]
May 30, 2018

Comedians in Cars Lawsuit Against Jerry Seinfeld Ramps Up a Notch

Christian Charles just took his lawsuit against Jerry Seinfeld to the next level- he amended the complaint he filed in February and has retained serious counsel– […]
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 20, 2018

What Did You Miss on Saturday Night Live This Week? Tina Fey Brings Out Stars, Trump Orders for the Table, and Weekend Update Shares Jokes Too Offensive For TV

Saturday Night Live put a bow on its 43rd season last night, with Tina Fey in the host seat.  Big stars turned out for the last […]
May 16, 2018

Website Ranks Elaines Boyfriends

This website decided the world needed a rank list of Elaine’s relationships from Seinfeld. From #29- the one who took “it” “out” through #1 (spoiler alert, […]
May 16, 2018

A Salute To Celebrity Twinks

Buzzfeed salutes celebrity twinks with 26 famous twinks. Sorry kids, the twink is not a new thing and there will always be twinks. Johnny Depp was […]
April 11, 2018

Original SNL Castmembers Will Headline National Comedy Center Opening, Plus Schumer, Tomlin, Drescher and More

The National Comedy Center opens its doors during the annual Lucille Ball Comedy Festival in August and comedy fans can expect to see some legends on […]
April 2, 2018

Comedy March Madness Picks a Winner, Seinfeld and George Wallace Surprise Fundraiser Crowd, and News From Andrew Schulz, Tim Dillon, Mark Normand 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 […]