Comedy Central to release ‘The Best of Comedy Central Presents’

By | January 22, 2008 at 2:51 pm | No comments

Comedy Central will release The Best of Comedy Central Presents: Uncensored Feb 5. The DVD will include CCP’s from Brian Regan, Jim Gaffigan, Dane Cook, Lewis Black, Carlos Mencia, Demetri Martin and Jeff Dunham. The collection will be available in stores...

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Readers, show us your pics!

By | January 22, 2008 at 9:52 am | No comments

So you like comedy? Prove it. If you have photos of you and/or your friends with your favorite comedians, we want to post them. It’s really easy-like. Send photos to this addy: photos@punchlinemagazine.com along with your name and hometown. Also, give us a line or two...

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Pete Dominick: Comedy's utility player

By | January 21, 2008 at 11:50 am | No comments

He spends his days at Sirius radio, his nights at The Colbert Report and New York City's comedy clubs and his weekends headlining across the nation or opening for the legendary Artie Lange. For comedian Pete Dominick, there's no rest for the funny. Photos By Kevin...

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Dan Cummins: Comedy rising

By | January 21, 2008 at 11:42 am | 2 comments

What happens when a former psychology major with little direction -- but with a wicked imagination -- gets nudged onto a comedy stage? Seven years later, with high-profile Comedy Central gigs and national headlining shows booked into summer, the answer for stand-up comedian Dan...

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Monday stand-up video: Chris Rock

By | January 21, 2008 at 10:29 am | No comments

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Gary Gulman, Josh Blue, Tammy Pescatelli and co. bring comedy to the New England Sports Network

By | January 21, 2008 at 1:25 am | No comments

They came for a comedy show and got a free lesson in TV production. Thursday’s near-capacity crowd was greeted with a different Comedy Connection than they had seen before. Tracking dollies and cameras filled the raised section of seats in the back of the club,...

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Punchline Magazine writer reaches out to troubled Amy Winehouse… kinda

By | January 18, 2008 at 12:34 pm | No comments

Seems one of Punchline Magazine’s contributing writers isn’t getting enough creative fulfillment by interviewing the likes of Michael Ian Black and reviewing Michael Showalter’s new album. We won’t hold it against her. In...

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‘George Lopez Day’ declared in Palm Springs

By | January 18, 2008 at 9:12 am | No comments

Comedian George Lopez was awarded a star on the Palm Springs Walk of Stars in southern California on Jan. 14. Palm Springs Mayor Steve Pougnet also declared the date “George Lopez Day.” Organizers said Lopez was given the star because of his...

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Update: Pre-sale on now for Louis CK, Dave Attell, Jim Norton, Artie Lange and more

By | January 17, 2008 at 12:41 pm | No comments

Two days ago, we announced that tomorrow would be the day to start grabbing your tickets to The Gerry Red Wilson Foundation Comedy Benefit featuring Louis C.K., Dave Attell, Jim Norton, Artie Lange, Greg Fitzsimmons, Nick Di Paolo, Pete Correale and Kevin Meaney. But we just got...

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