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The Laughspin Interview with Owen Benjamin

The Laughspin Interview with Owen Benjamin

By | June 27, 2013 at 7:38 am | 2 comments

Beyond the splintered sub genres of comedians (alternative, cringe, insult et al) there still lies straight-up stand-up comedians, those who stand onstage for one reason-- to make you laugh and perhaps forget about the real world around you. Owen Benjamin is a proud part of that...

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Steve Byrne’s show ‘Sullivan & Son’ renewed for second season

Steve Byrne’s show ‘Sullivan & Son’ renewed for second season

By | September 5, 2012 at 11:59 am | One comment

Comedian Steve Byrne’s well-received TBS sitcom Sullivan & Son has been re-upped for a second season. Averaging more than 2.5 million viewers every Thursday at 10 pm ET, it seemed a no-brainer for the comedy-centric cable network to allow for a sophomore season. Along with...

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Watch comedian Owen Benjamin set world record for visiting most airports

Watch comedian Owen Benjamin set world record for visiting most airports

By | November 21, 2011 at 9:48 pm | No comments

Comedian Owen Benjamin is getting on a plane. Actually, Benjamin will be boarding many planes-- as many as he can in a month’s time in order to set a new world record for the most airports visited in 30 days by a passenger. His Funny on the Fly tour started today, and...

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Watch Demetri Martin, Judah Friedlander on Comedy Central’s web series “The Download”

Watch Demetri Martin, Judah Friedlander on Comedy Central’s web series “The Download”

By | September 8, 2011 at 1:48 pm | No comments

Comedy Central's web series The Download hosted by comedian Jordan Rubin, which premiered in March, continues with a new season. And with that comes the addition of new co-host Owen Benjamin, who replaces Molly McAleer. McAleer served as co-host for the entire first season and...

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Video: Rob Riggle, Axe, Comedy Central team up for “Dirtcathlon” web series

By | May 4, 2011 at 1:03 pm | No comments

Watching coeds getting dirty online — the national pastime since the invention of the porn-storage network we euphemistically call the Internet. Now in the greatest collaboration since the tag team of dirt and cheap, AXE Shower and Comedy Central Digital (which oversees...

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Fox developing sitcom for Owen Benjamin

By | November 29, 2010 at 12:45 pm | No comments

Owen Benjamin may star in his own half-hour sitcom for Fox, written by comedy veteran Marsh McCall. McCall is executive producing the show with producer Bill Haber, a former agent and CAA co-founder, along with Peter Principato among others. Benjamin will star as a...

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