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  • Comedian Lachlan Patterson to release new album & special this December

    Comedian Lachlan Patterson to release new album & special this December

    Since appearing on “Last Comic Standing” in 2014 – on which he went all the way to the finals – Lachlan Patterson has generated lots of laughs with comedy fans across the country. The stand-up funnyman is set to continue this trend as he is gearing up to release his brand new comedy special “Live...
  • 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...
  • Dave Chappelle will grace the small screen again on 3 new Netflix specials

    Dave Chappelle will grace the small screen again on 3 new Netflix specials

    Netflix has been capitalizing where other providers have been falling short, as marked by their successful original programming that both pushes the envelope and caters to nostalgia. Their latest announcement fits into both categories. The streaming provider took to Twitter to announce three new...
  • Watch Adam Sandler perform 'My Old Chair' on 'Conan'

    Watch Adam Sandler perform 'My Old Chair' on 'Conan'

    Adam Sandler is getting ready to embark on the Here Comes the Funny Tour. To promote the comedy adventure, he recently made an appearance on “Conan” to perform a tender song about an unlikely loved one. “It gets heavy. I hope you can handle it,” Sandler said with his acoustic guitar in hand before...
  • Jerry Seinfeld 'Keeps It Clean' with new 'Single Shot'

    Jerry Seinfeld 'Keeps It Clean' with new 'Single Shot'

    Funny man Jerry Seinfeld is back with another classic Single Shot segment from his Crackle original series “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee.” So grab your cup of morning joe, sit back and enjoy as Seinfeld and a few of his friends — Brian Regan, Sarah Silverman and Stephen Colbert to name a few...
  • Gad Elmaleh to team-up with Netflix on two new comedy specials

    Gad Elmaleh to team-up with Netflix on two new comedy specials

    French comedian Gad Elmaleh is already an international success, but the stand-up star is set to take things to the next level as he is teaming up with Netflix for a pair of comedy specials. Both new specials are set to be released in 2017. On Jan. 24, “Gad Gone Wild” will premiere in all Netflix...
  • Watch: Amy Schumer, Weird Al & more say 'Screw you 2016'

    Watch: Amy Schumer, Weird Al & more say 'Screw you 2016'

    Between the divisive presidential election, disasters like the Flint Water Crisis and a slew of tragic losses – including the deaths of Prince, David Bowie and Muhammad Ali – 2016 has been a miserable year. With 2017 upon us, Amy Schumer, Larry David, Weird Al Yankovic and more joined forces to put...
  • Michael Che shares trailer for new Netflix comedy special

    Michael Che shares trailer for new Netflix comedy special

    Michael Che may be best known as one of the featured cast members of “Saturday Night Live,” but on Nov. 25 fans will get a chance to see his unique brand of stand-up comedy as his new Netflix special, “Michael Che Matters” is set to premiere. No topic is too controversial for the comedian who gets...
  • Bridget Everett will be at the El Rey Theatre in LA this weekend for two shows.

    Interview: Funny woman Bridget Everett won't hold back in L.A. this weekend

    What do you get when you combine a singer who was trained in opera, a comedian who has been featured in television shows (Two Broke Girls), movies (Trainwreck and Sex & The City) and a feminist? You get Bridget Everett, and herself and her band, The Tender Moments, will be at the El Rey Theatre...
  • Jerry Seinfeld

    Jerry Seinfeld extends NYC Beacon Theater residency: 'I had a feeling this was going to happen'

    Actor and comedian Jerry Seinfeld has extended his residency at Manhattan's Beacon Theater through at least the middle of next year, the Madison Square Garden Company announced Thursday. The successful series of shows began this year, and 12 more performances are scheduled through June 2017. “I had...
  • Watch: Colin Quinn drops trailer for 'The New York Story' Netflix special

    Watch: Colin Quinn drops trailer for 'The New York Story' Netflix special

    New York is a melting pot full of people of different races, ethnicities and religions and Colin Quinn has jokes about all of them. In the new trailer for his upcoming Netflix special, “The New York Story” which drops on Friday, Nov. 18, Quinn pokes fun at everyone living in The Big Apple. “How do...
  • Watch: Comedian Pete Holmes shares trailer for new HBO special

    Watch: Comedian Pete Holmes shares trailer for new HBO special

    On Dec. 3, comedian Pete Holmes will release his first ever HBO special, “Pete Holmes: Faces and Sounds.” A new trailer for the show finds the “fun dad” exploring his God-given talents and sharing deep confessions with his silly-style of stand-up comedy. “This theater is way too nice for the jokes I...
  • 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...
  • TruTV's 'Impractical Jokers' announce their first 2017 tour dates

    TruTV's 'Impractical Jokers' announce their first 2017 tour dates

    Fresh off getting slammed into giant cakes, TruTV's "Impractical Jokers" have declared their touring plans for the beginning of next year. The freewheeling comedy quartet of Brian "Q" Quinn, James "Murr" Murray, Joe Gatto and Sal Vulcano will be back on the road in February and March as well as...
  • 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...
  • Patton Oswalt's wife Michelle McNamara died in her sleep in the family's home on April 21, 2016. Oswalt is the father to 7-year-old Alice. 

    Patton Oswalt explores grief in moving stand-up set

    For the past six months, Patton Oswalt has been quietly grieving the loss of his wife Michelle McNamara, who died from unknown causes in her sleep. Last night (Nov. 3), the comedian bravely and openly discussed his grief at his Beacon Theatre show.  After tackling the election, Halloween and the...
  • Bill Maher drops new comedy special on Facebook Live

    Bill Maher drops new comedy special on Facebook Live

    While sports fans were celebrating the Chicago Cubs' first World Series victory in over a century this past Wednesday, comedy fans were treated to a brand new special from one of the most politically incorrect stand-up acts in the business. Bill Maher debuted his new show “Whiny Little B*tch” on...
  • Comedian Nore Davis to tape new special this November

    Comedian Nore Davis to tape new special this November

    Nore Davis has already captured the attention of comedy fans through his hilarious jokes about his hometown of New York, his personal life, and his observations on society at large. Now, the comedian is taking things to the next level by recording a new stand-up special later this month. On Nov. 1...
  • Watch: Louis C.K. shares why he's voting for Hillary Clinton

    Watch: Louis C.K. shares why he's voting for Hillary Clinton

    It's a time honored – yet often criticized – tradition for entertainers to share their thoughts on politics, especially in an election year. Louis C.K. took time out to spread the word on why he's supporting Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential race on a recent appearance on “Conan.” “We need a...
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