News

Laugh Tracks by Laughspin, episode 4: Al Madrigal, Moshe Kasher, Arj Barker (Audio)

Laugh Tracks by Laughspin, episode 4: Al Madrigal, Moshe Kasher, Arj Barker (Audio)

By | March 26, 2014 at 12:58 pm | No comments

This week on Laugh Tracks, we go back to California to listen to some Golden State-bred comedians. Let's get to it, shall we? MOSHE KASHER - He wrote an incredible book called Kasher in the Rye: The True Tale of a White Boy from Oakland Who Became a Drug Addict, Criminal,...

Posted in: News, Podcasts, TV/Movies

The Thrilling Adventure Hour is headed to Town Hall in New York (Exclusive)

The Thrilling Adventure Hour is headed to Town Hall in New York (Exclusive)

By | March 25, 2014 at 4:32 pm | No comments

It’s been nine years since writers Ben Acker and Ben Blacker staged their first production of The Thrilling Adventure Hour, a wholly unique comedy experience that has earned a massive cult following thanks, in part, to its monthly sold-out shows at the 280-seat Largo at the...

Posted in: feature slider, News, TV/Movies

‘Impractical Jokers’ comedy crew The Tenderloins kill at Gilda’s LaughFest

‘Impractical Jokers’ comedy crew The Tenderloins kill at Gilda’s LaughFest

By | March 23, 2014 at 8:45 pm | One comment

GRAND RAPIDS -- Things you don't see in a church: an extreme close-up photograph of someone's left testicle projected onto a giant screen, a video of a man eating dog shit and 1,500 people watching with rapt attention to both. That is, unless it's day nine of Gilda's LaughFest...

Posted in: News, Reviews

Roseanne, Keenan Ivory Wayans, Russell Peters named Last Comic Standing judges

Roseanne, Keenan Ivory Wayans, Russell Peters named Last Comic Standing judges

By | March 21, 2014 at 4:49 pm | One comment

Executive producer Wanda Sykes and her team have locked up their celebrity judges and premiere date for the upcoming season of Last Comic Standing. The 13-episode eighth season premieres on May 22 for two hours at 9 pm EST, airing for one hour at 10 pm in following weeks....

Posted in: feature slider, News, TV/Movies

Comedian Adam Richmond charged with sexual assault, faces up to 25 years in prison

Comedian Adam Richmond charged with sexual assault, faces up to 25 years in prison

By | March 21, 2014 at 1:59 pm | 101 comments

For one stand-up comedian who has been featured on NBC's Last Comic Standing and Last Call with Carson Daly, the expectation of a romantic encounter may after a show may have gone to his head. Felony sexual assault charges have been filed against LA comedian Adam Richmond....

Posted in: News, TV/Movies

Eric André joins ‘This is the End’ star Jay Baruchel for FX comedy pilot

Eric André joins ‘This is the End’ star Jay Baruchel for FX comedy pilot

By | March 21, 2014 at 10:49 am | One comment

The Jay Baruchel-led comedy pilot Man Seeking Woman on FX just got funnier. Stand-up comedian and amazingly subversive talk show hose Eric André has been cast alongside the This Is The End star. The show, based on Simon Rich's book The Last Girlfriend on Earth, Man Seeking...

Posted in: News, TV/Movies

Get finger blasted with Amy Schumer (Photo)

Get finger blasted with Amy Schumer (Photo)

By | March 20, 2014 at 2:44 pm | One comment

Oh, how we love creative, crude, viral marketing. Comedy Central and the folks at Inside Amy Schumer announced they're offering a treat to all those youths celebrating Spring Break in Daytona Beach, Fl. It appears spring breakers can enjoy some chicken fingers with some special...

Posted in: feature slider, News, TV/Movies

IFC now working with Seth Meyers, Joel McHale, Rob Huebel and many more

IFC now working with Seth Meyers, Joel McHale, Rob Huebel and many more

By | March 20, 2014 at 2:19 pm | No comments

IFC, which has evolved into a destination for "alt comedy" television over the years, has excitedly announced its lineup of shows for the 2014-2015 season, including two new shows and a semi-serious awards show. Fred Armisen, Bill Hader and Seth Meyers have teamed up for a...

Posted in: News, TV/Movies

New Tracy Morgan comedy special ‘Bona Fide’ will premiere on Comedy Central

New Tracy Morgan comedy special ‘Bona Fide’ will premiere on Comedy Central

By | March 20, 2014 at 10:32 am | One comment

Emmy Award-winning controversy-starting Saturday Night Live alum Tracy Morgan is back with a new comedy special on Comedy Central. His first TV special since his 2010 Showtime project Tracy Morgan: Black and Blue, this new hour was performed in his hometown of Brooklyn, NY....

Posted in: News, TV/Movies