July 16, 2015

Apatow, Hader and Schumer Interviews Anchor a Trainwreck Takeover Weekend on SiriusXM

This Friday Trainwreck hits theaters and in honor of all of the great stand up talent that is showcased in the film, The Bennington show is doing a Raw Dog takeover featuring all of the stand up comics who are in the movie.
July 16, 2015

7 Great Comedians (who aren’t white) Answer the Question “Is Amy Schumer Racist?”

Amy doesn’t need anybody to defend her, because she didn’t do anything wrong, but comics are basically truth seekers, and I was curious to get the reaction from some of the Latino and Black comics that are on the scene and see what they thought about the whole thing, especially because the Washington Post article said that only white people are laughing at Amy’s jokes.
July 15, 2015

Amy Schumer Sexy Star Wars Shoot for GQ: Hot, Funny or Blasphemy?

It's all of the above + awesome.
July 13, 2015

T Minus 4 Days Till Trainwreck Premieres! Here’s the Trainwreck Sequel

If you aren't aware that the Amy Schumer and Judd Apatow film Trainwreck is premiering this Friday then it's probably your first time on the site, and possibly you just landed on the planet this morning.
July 10, 2015

Washington Post Writer Who Accused Amy Schumer Of Racism Never Saw Her Standup or TV Show

The Washington Post, one of our nation's most venerable guardians of free speech took a step in a surprising direction earlier this week, publishing an article by Dr. Stacey Patton and David Leonard that called out comedian Amy Schumer as a racist.
June 30, 2015

Eddie Vedder Loved Vanessa Bayer on the Trainwreck Stand Up Comedy Tour

Last night on Jimmy Kimmel live, Vanessa Bayer talked about the Trainwreck Stand Up Comedy Tour, and showed off a photo with rock star Eddie Vedder.
June 26, 2015

Amy Schumer Will Give Someone a Bad Lapdance. It Might Be You

Amy Schumer is promising a 'disappointing lap dance' to one very special person. We don't know who that person is, but it could be you.
June 23, 2015

Judd Apatow Says There Will be a Trainwreck Documentary

Last night on Conan Judd Apatow talked about what it was like directing a living sports legend, Lebron James, who costars in his upcoming movie, Trainwreck.
June 16, 2015

Look Behind the Scenes at the Trainwreck Comedy Tour

Okay so it's not a secret. It was filmed to be seen by as many people as possible. Judd Apatow, Amy Schumer, Colin Quinn, Dave Attell, and Mike Birbiglia are backstage at the Wilbur Theater, as the Trainwreck Tour gets rolling in Boston. Here's what you're missing if you don't have tickets.
June 16, 2015

Judd Apatow Has a Book Out Today, So He Talked About It With Jon Stewart

Last night on The Daily Show Judd Apatow stopped in to talk about his new book, which is in stores today. Sick in the Head: Conversations About Life and Comedy has been in the works since Apatow was 15. Apatow has told stories for years about how when he was in high school, he wanted to learn about comedy so badly, that he used to trick publicists into setting up interviews with big comedians and writers by claiming he was actual press. Finally, all of us can read those interviews, because they're all in the book.
June 15, 2015

Mike Birbiglia is Really Busy, Jimmy Carr in NYC and News From Michael Che, Jay Pharoah 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 visited Gotham, The Cellar, The PIT and UCB.
June 7, 2015

Amy Schumer Explains the Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Pratfall

It's hard to believe that just a few years ago Amy Shumer was just another hard working New York club comic. Her rise has been meteoritic. Her Comedy Central show is a big hit and she's getting early buzz for this summer's Trainwreck, a film she wrote that is directed by Judd Apatow.
May 31, 2015

Pete Davidson Got SNL Audition Thanks to Amy Schumer, Bill Hader and Trainwreck

In a recent interview with Maxim magazine, Pete Davidson opened up about everything from when he first started working open mics at the age of 16, to when how his father died as a first-responding firefighter on 9/11.
May 22, 2015

Amy Schumer Signed on To Write and Star in Fox Comedy Movie

Amy Schumer has the hot hand right now and showing no sign of slowing down. She has signed on to co-write and star in an action-comedy, which she will write with her sister and frequent collaborator Kim Caramele.
May 14, 2015

Trainwreck Comedy Tour Bringing Schumer, Apatow, Attell, Quinn, Birbiglia, and Bayer to 7 Cities in 8 Days This Summer

Back in February we predicted that Judd Apatow was going to take Schumer mainstream with the release of the movie Trainwreck this summer.
May 8, 2015

The Complete List of the Comedies of Summer 2015…So Far

It’s Summer movie season. The Avengers, the dinosaurs and secret agent Ethan Hunt are all back in theaters. Besides the screen exploding with action sequels, there’s […]
May 7, 2015

Chris Rock to Direct Amy Schumer Special at the Apollo for HBO

"Schumermania!" is running wild!! Somehow Amy Schumer's amazing year just got better.
April 24, 2015

Questlove Sounds Off On Amy Schumer’s Red Carpet Fall

Questlove stood up for Kanye West's less than happy reaction to Amy Schumer taking a pratfall on the red carpet right next to him.
April 21, 2015

“Inside Amy Schumer” Gets 4th Season. Season 3 Starts Tonight.

As Season 3 starts tonight, Season 4 has already been announced.
April 17, 2015

NYT Profiles The Editor Who Makes Comedy Work

When comics improv in movies you need a kick ass editor to make the timing work.
April 10, 2015

Entertainment Weekly Story Marks Amy Schumer’s Tipping Point

Everyone's getting into the Amy Schumer business.
April 9, 2015

It’s Schumer Time. Inside Amy Schumer Season 3 Premieres April 21st, Watch the Promo

Let the year of Amy Schumer begin! Amy has an amazing schedule of events lined up for 2015. One of the highlights is the return of "Inside Amy Schumer" on Comedy Central. The third season of the Emmy nominated series premieres Tuesday, April 21st at 10:30pm et.
March 28, 2015

Bill Hader Scores “Giant” Role In Steven Spielberg’s “The BFG”

Bill Hader is a giant talent and Steven Spielberg recognizes it.
March 17, 2015

Judd Apatow Is Sad Cosby Is Not In Jail

Judd Apatow's new film, "Trainwreck", written by and starring Amy Schumer just premiered at the SXSW Film Festival.
March 15, 2015

SXSW Says Judd Apatow and Amy Schumer’s “Trainwreck” Is Off The Rails Funny

Amy Schumer is on her way to becoming a movie star.
March 15, 2015

Kevin Hart Does Surprise Set At Judd Apatow Charity Event

There was an unexpected appearance at the Judd Apatow and Friends event at Largo in L.A. on this weekend.
March 11, 2015

What’s Happening in Comedy at SXSW 2015

SXSW kicks off in Austin, Texas this Saturday, March 14th.