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Watch Jonah Ray and Gabe Liedman on Comedy Central’s ‘The Half Hour’ (Previews)

Watch Jonah Ray and Gabe Liedman on Comedy Central’s ‘The Half Hour’ (Previews)

By | May 24, 2013 at 4:34 pm | No comments

Tonight, Jonah Ray, TV writer, co-host of the Nerdist Podcast and the Bing-over-Google man himself, will be on Comedy Central's The Half Hour. Tune in at midnight and experience the RAYdiation. Here's a sampling: Comedy Central The second Half Hour belongs to Gabe Liedman, a writer for Comedy Central's Inside Amy Schumer, Kroll Show and Fuse's Billy on the Street more...


Comedy Central’s The Half Hour: Joe Mande and Garfunkel and Oates (Preview videos)

Comedy Central’s The Half Hour: Joe Mande and Garfunkel and Oates (Preview videos)

By | June 4, 2012 at 12:00 pm | No comments

Week five of Comedy Central's new stand-up comedy series The Half Hour brings two stellar acts to the stage: Joe Mande and Garfunkel and Oates. Mande, you no doubt know from Twitter, as he's easily one of the funniest cats on there. I like to think of him as a minimalist tweeter; some of his best jokes are simple re-tweets from damaged celebrities (think the more...


Theo Von and Maronzio Vance hit The Half Hour on Comedy Central (Preview videos)

Theo Von and Maronzio Vance hit The Half Hour on Comedy Central (Preview videos)

By | May 29, 2012 at 12:27 pm | No comments

It's that time of the week again, Laughspinners-- time to prep for this Friday's all-new episodes of The Half Hour on Comedy Central. In week four, we find comedians Theo Von and Maronzio Vance offering up their best 30 minutes of material. And as always, we're here to give you a pair of previews from our friends at Comedy Central Stand Up. So, check them out and be sure more...


The Half Hour on Comedy Central: Brendon Walsh and Nick Vatterott (preview  videos)

The Half Hour on Comedy Central: Brendon Walsh and Nick Vatterott (preview videos)

By | May 22, 2012 at 10:10 am | No comments

On week three of Comedy Central's new stand-up comedy showcase show, The Half Hour, comedians Brendon Walsh and Nick Vatterott premiere their new specials. And as we do each week, we wanted to give you a taste of each comic via a pair of previews, which you can peep below. Check them out, and be sure to tune in to Comedy Central on Friday at 11 pm EST to catch Walsh, more...


Comedy Exposition with Sean O’Connor, Sean Patton headed to Chicago

Comedy Exposition with Sean O’Connor, Sean Patton headed to Chicago

By | April 13, 2014 at 4:39 pm | One comment

Move over, Just For Laughs and make way for The Comedy Exposition! Chicago learned last year that it would not be hosting another TBS-sponsored Just For Laughs Chicago festival in 2014. A staple of the comedy festivals circuit, JFL Chicago debuted in 2009 as another showcase for rising comedians and national headliners to converge for fans in the Windy City. A group more...


The Laughspin interview with Nikki Glaser of ‘Nikki & Sara Live’

The Laughspin interview with Nikki Glaser of ‘Nikki & Sara Live’

By | July 30, 2013 at 11:43 am | No comments

Comedians Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer are about to unleash a second season of their late-night show Nikki & Sara Live—in fact, it’s going down tonight at 11 pm ET on MTV. Glaser and Schaefer created their podcast You Had to be There in 2011 and ever since the comedians’ popularity have grown exponentially. MTV brass obviously saw the potential to create a more...


Nikki Glaser, Brody Stevens, Jonah Ray and 14 more comedians to film half-hour specials for Comedy Central

Nikki Glaser, Brody Stevens, Jonah Ray and 14 more comedians to film half-hour specials for Comedy Central

By | February 14, 2013 at 6:16 pm | 2 comments

Comedy Central will kick off its second year of filming its new half-hour comedy special series, plainly titled The Half Hour, which replaced the network’s original 30-minute stand-up series Comedy Central Presents. All shows will tape in Boston Feb. 26 through March 1 at the Royale. The complete list of comedians is below. Nikki Glaser (pictured) Jared Logan Dan St. more...


David O’Doherty and Jesse Popp bring Comedy Central’s ‘Half Hour’ to a close (Preview videos)

David O’Doherty and Jesse Popp bring Comedy Central’s ‘Half Hour’ to a close (Preview videos)

By | June 13, 2012 at 9:48 am | No comments

I first saw Irish comic David O'Doherty years ago in Montreal, when he performed on Andy Kindler's popular Alternative Show and have been keeping an interested eye on him ever since. So, naturally I'm super excited to see him score his own half-hour special for Comedy Central. Known for using his tiny electric keyboard to drive some of his jokes, he's the type of comic more...


The Half-Hour on Comedy Central continues with Na’im Lynn and Neal Brennan (Videos)

The Half-Hour on Comedy Central continues with Na’im Lynn and Neal Brennan (Videos)

By | May 14, 2012 at 10:29 am | No comments

The first week of Comedy Central's new stand-up showcase show The Half Hour is behind us. Did you check out Rory Scovel and Michael Palascak on Friday? What did you think? Well, the second week is upon us. And as we'll be doing every Monday morning, it's time to gift you guys with a pair of previews. This Friday, Comedy Central Stand-Up presents Na'im Lynn at 11 pm and more...