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  • Interview: Trevor Noah gets serious about comedy at this year’s NAACP Image Awards

    Interview: Trevor Noah gets serious about comedy at this year’s NAACP Image Awards

    As host of “The Daily Show” on Comedy Central, funnyman Trevor Noah knows how to reach people in a way that isn’t always easy to do. The South African comedian, writer, producer, actor, media critic and political guru, has been using humor in a manner that resonates with his audience when it comes...
  • Comedy Central teaming with Bonnaroo's Superfly to launch new festival

    Comedy Central teaming with Bonnaroo's Superfly to launch new festival

    Bonnaroo layed its tracks back in 2002 and has since gone on to become a behemoth in the music festival space. Now the producers behind the event, Superfly Presents, are teaming up with past collaborative humorist counterpart Comedy Central to launch a brand new festival devoted to bringing laughs...
  • Kevin Hart's 'Hart of the City' to return for a second season of stand-up gold

    Kevin Hart's 'Hart of the City' to return for a second season of stand-up gold

    Throughout the first season of “Kevin Hart Presents: Hart of the City,” world famous comedian Kevin Hart traveled across the country to find hilarious stand-up comedians working hard and generating laughs in unexpected places. Comedy Central has announced that the popular series will be returning...
  • Jeff Ross to bring 'Roast Battle II' to Comedy Central

    Jeff Ross to bring 'Roast Battle II' to Comedy Central

    Earlier this year, Jeff Ross brought his bracket-style insult-comedy competition, “Jeff Ross Presents Roast Battle,” to live audiences at the Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal and fans at home watching on Comedy Central. Now, the Roast Master General is once again teaming-up with the cable...
  • Watch: Amy Schumer shares little known facts about voting in new video

    Watch: Amy Schumer shares little known facts about voting in new video

    Amy Schumer has taken time out of her busy schedule to deliver an important message to the citizens of the United States. In a new P.S.A. for IwillVote.com, the comedian has revealed a little known fact, which just may encourage anyone who was planning on skipping out on this election to head to the...
  • Lewis Black's new Comedy Central special will drop this October

    Lewis Black's new Comedy Central special will drop this October

    Political comedian Lewis Black has been generating laughs far and wide as he brings his Frustrated Union of Cynical Kindreds Universal Tour (F.U.C.K.U. Tour) across the country. Fans who can't make it out to one of his live shows can soon experience his current – and hilarious – annoyance at the...
  • Pete Davidson's debut stand-up special to premiere in October

    Pete Davidson's debut stand-up special to premiere in October

    Pete Davidson is having a great 2016. Not only was he welcomed back for a third season as a cast member on “Saturday Night Live,” but he also recently killed at the “Comedy Central Roast of Rob Lowe.” On top of all this, the comedian is gearing up for the premiere of his new standup special, “Pete...
  • Trey Parker and Matt Stone discuss the legacy of 'South Park' at the Paley Center.

    An exclusive interview with ‘South Park’ creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone

    Last night, The Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills welcomed fans for a special retrospective event as the creators of “South Park” and the smash Broadway musical hit “The Book of Mormon,” Trey Parker and Matt Stone, came to celebrate 20 Seasons of their hit show on Comedy Central. In...
  • Kyle Kinane's new special 'Loose in Chicago' gets October premiere

    Kyle Kinane's new special 'Loose in Chicago' gets October premiere

    Last May, Kyle Kinane returned to his hometown of Chicago to tape his next special at the iconic and intimate Metro. The show now has a name and a premiere date, so fans will want to mark their calendars for Oct. 15 to catch the television debut of “Loose in Chicago” on Comedy Central. AXS was on...
  • Watch: Comedian Deon Cole shares sneak peak of 'Cole Blooded Seminar'

    Watch: Comedian Deon Cole shares sneak peak of 'Cole Blooded Seminar'

    On June 25, Deon Cole's debut one-hour special, “Cole Blooded Seminar,” is set to drop on Comedy Central when the clock strikes midnight, but fans don't have to wait that long to see a sneak peak of the hilarious show. The comedian shared an almost two-minute, hilarious clip in which he talks about...
  • Deon Cole's debut one-hour special drops on Comedy Central this June

    Deon Cole's debut one-hour special drops on Comedy Central this June

    Deon Cole has recently made a splash on television with roles on two of the hottest sitcoms currently on the air – “Black-ish” and “Angie Tribeca.” Now, he is continuing his televised success by dropping his first-ever hourlong stand-up special at midnight on Comedy Central on June 25. Filmed in...
  • Dino Archie

    Interview: Dino Archie appearing on Comedy Central’s ‘Adam Devine’s House Party’

    “I don’t know a lot of jobs where you show up to work and if you want, you can talk about something that’s wrong with your d*** for 10 minutes… and people clap!” comedian Dino Archie told AXS in a recent interview. “You don’t get that adulation in a typical job.” Last year, Dino released his first...
  • Watch Amy Schumer get 'exposed' in new 'Inside Amy Schumer' trailer

    Watch Amy Schumer get 'exposed' in new 'Inside Amy Schumer' trailer

    Between her starring role in “Trainwreck,” her highly-publicized friendship with Jennifer Lawrence, and her endless string of magazine covers, Amy Schumer has become one of the most famous people on the planet – the side effects of which can be quite serious. In the new teaser for season four of her...
  • April brings Comedy Central specials from Chris Hardwick, Rachel Feinstein, more

    April brings Comedy Central specials from Chris Hardwick, Rachel Feinstein, more

    Comedy Central is all about the laughs, but this April the network will be down right hilarious as it will be premiering new stand-up specials from some of the funniest comedians in the business throughout the month. April showers are set to bring new hours from the likes of Chris Hardwick, Rachel...
  • Comedy Central's winter schedule features 'Not Safe w/ Nikki Glaser' premiere

    Comedy Central's winter schedule features 'Not Safe w/ Nikki Glaser' premiere

    Comedy Central recently revealed its winter programming schedule and among the many highlights is the Feb. 9 series premiere of Nikki Glaser's new show, “Not Safe w/ Nikki Glaser.” The show is set to feature comedians joking, learning and sharing their personal stories about sex and relationships...
  • Jeff Dunham: Unhinged in Hollywood will premiere on Comedy Central on Nov. 1.

    New Jeff Dunham special to premiere on Comedy Central in November

    Jeff Dunham is back along with the hilarious cast of characters who make his comedy act a one-of-a-kind, laugh out loud experience. On Nov. 1, the talented ventriloquist will be premiering his brand new comedy special, “Jeff Dunham: Unhinged in Hollywood,” on Comedy Central. Throughout the event...
  • New Paul F. Tompkins Comedy Central special to debut Oct. 10

    New Paul F. Tompkins Comedy Central special to debut Oct. 10

    For years, Paul F. Tompkins has kept comedy fans laughing with his creative live shows, hilarious podcast appearances and roles in groundbreaking TV series and films. On Oct. 10, he is returning to Comedy Central with the premiere of his brand new special entitled “Paul F. Tompkins: Crying and...
  • Tonight: Trevor Noah's 'Daily Show' debuts

    Tonight: Trevor Noah's 'Daily Show' debuts

    Trevor Noah's debut to receive the biggest platform possible when he makes his Daily Show hosting debut tonight. Parent company Viacom will simulcast his first episode across all its major networks. The show will air simultaneously on Comedy Central, MTV, VH1, Spike, BET, Nick at Nite, MTV2, CMT, TV...
  • Natasha Leggero Live at Bimbo's to premiere on Comedy Central Aug. 22

    Natasha Leggero's Comedy Central special gets Aug. 22 premiere date

    Natasha Leggero's first ever one-hour comedy special, “Natasha Leggero: Live at Bimbo’s,” will make its world premiere on Comedy Central later this month. The show, which was filmed live at Bimbo's 365 Club in San Francisco, will debut on Saturday, Aug. 22 at 11 p.m. EST. The special will also be...
  • New Comedy Central specials from Trevor Noah & Steve Rannazzisi coming this fall

    New Comedy Central specials from Trevor Noah & Steve Rannazzisi coming this fall

    The fall season marks the end of hot temperatures, outdoor music festivals and summer vacation, but Comedy Central has everything you need to make fall a season to get excited about. New comedy specials, scripted series and seasons of your favorite Comedy Central shows are all on the docket for the...
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