Interviews

Rob Delaney talks new special, Twitter, stand-up, family, napping and more! (Laughspin interview)

Rob Delaney talks new special, Twitter, stand-up, family, napping and more! (Laughspin interview)

By | September 13, 2012 at 6:22 pm | One comment

Over the last few years, comedy lovers have happily followed Rob Delaney on his amazing journey from Twitter phenom to respected writer and stand-up comedian. And this month,  there's a huge payoff for us, as if his constant stream of brilliantly tweets wasn't enough. The...

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Meet Bridget Everett: purveyor of comedy, c*nt rock (Interview)

Meet Bridget Everett: purveyor of comedy, c*nt rock (Interview)

By | September 5, 2012 at 12:51 pm | No comments

Laughspin has teamed up with one of the coolest venues in New York City, Joe's Pub, to help present their Summer Comedy Series. And it continues tonight (Sept. 5) at 9:30 pm, with amazingly original Bridget Everett and the Tender Moments. We asked her a few questions to give you...

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‘For A Good Time, Call’ writer Katie Naylon talks phone sex, women in comedy, more! (Interview)

‘For A Good Time, Call’ writer Katie Naylon talks phone sex, women in comedy, more! (Interview)

By | August 31, 2012 at 12:54 pm | No comments

There's a good chance that none of you know who Katie Naylon is-- but it's a name you all should learn. Naylon is the co-writer and producer of the soon-to-be-hit indie comedy For A Good Time Call..., in theaters today. The film centers around two best friends in New York City...

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The Daily Show’s Larry Wilmore talks ‘Race, Religion & Sex’ (Laughspin interview)

The Daily Show’s Larry Wilmore talks ‘Race, Religion & Sex’ (Laughspin interview)

By | August 24, 2012 at 10:52 pm | 2 comments

Daily Show contributor, author, television writer and -- whether you know it or not -- hugely successful producer Larry Wilmore will debut his first comedy special Larry Wilmore’s Race, Religion & Sex in Utah Saturday on Showtime at 11 pm ET. It isn’t your typical comedy...

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Doug Stanhope talks overpopulation, Scientology, the problem with Twitter and more (Interview)

Doug Stanhope talks overpopulation, Scientology, the problem with Twitter and more (Interview)

By | August 3, 2012 at 11:28 am | 2 comments

At this point, do you really need us to write an intro for this interview? Did you see the headline and giant photo above? Right. Doug Stanhope. If you don't know who he is and what he's done, chances are you're not reading these words right now, anyway It's enough to say this:...

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Todd Barry talks Super Crazy, upcoming tour and more! (Interview)

Todd Barry talks Super Crazy, upcoming tour and more! (Interview)

By | August 2, 2012 at 9:46 am | No comments

It’s a busy time for veteran comic Todd Barry. His first hour-long special, Todd Barry: Super Crazy recently aired Comedy Central. The uncut, uncensored version of the special is available now on DVD and CD, iTunes and he’s also embarking on a tour in support of the new...

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Audio interview: Andy Kindler goes after Louis C.K., state of comedy and more (Exclusive)

Audio interview: Andy Kindler goes after Louis C.K., state of comedy and more (Exclusive)

By | July 30, 2012 at 2:02 pm | 42 comments

As he does every year, comic's comic Andy Kindler delivered the State of the Industry Address at the Just For Laughs comedy festival in Montreal. For the uninitiated, the speech is delivered in a ballroom in front of hundreds of comedians and industry types. Kindler's charge is...

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The Laughspin Interview with Kevin Nealon

The Laughspin Interview with Kevin Nealon

By | July 24, 2012 at 3:12 pm | 2 comments

Depending how old you are, you may know comedian Kevin Nealon from something different. You may remember him from his appearance on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson. You may know him from his 12 year stint on Saturday Night Live. Younger folks recognize him from his principal...

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Award-winning British comedian Simon Amstell has arrived (Interview)

Award-winning British comedian Simon Amstell has arrived (Interview)

By | July 14, 2012 at 2:49 pm | No comments

Award-winning, Eddie Izzard-approved, British comedian brings his new and painfully honest show, Numb to New York City-- now through Aug. 9. If it were up to him, Simon Amstell wouldn’t do interviews. It’s not that he doesn’t like to talk. He loves it, actually-- if his...

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