TV Bits: Chris Evans Heads to Apple, ‘Modern Family’ Season 11, ‘Lore’ Season 2, Adam Sandler’s Stand-Up Special, and More

In this edition of TV bits: Chris Evans will star in an Apple TV show. Modern Family will probably get an eleventh season. Watch a creepy new trailer for Amazon’s Lore. Go behind-the-scenes of Netflix’s The Good Cop. The Deuce has been renewed for a third and final season. A new teaser for The Walking Dead season […]

Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Season 2 Teaser: Midge Takes Her Stand-Up Act to the Catskills… But Is She Dating?

Midge Maisel has a whole new world to conquer in Season 2… and a clean social slate. Amazon just released our first look at the new season of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel — debuting later this year on the streamer — and in it, our favorite gal comic takes her act to the famous comedy […]

Cool Stuff: Stand-Up NY Introduces the LaughPass, A Subscription for Stand-Up Comedy Shows

MoviePass has been shaking up the movie industry by offering a daily movie ticket to audiences for the low price of $ 9.95 a month. Since the subscription service seems to be working well for audiences so far, one stand-up comedy club in New York is looking to offer up their own subscription service for […]

John Mulaney’s ‘Kid Gorgeous’ Stand-Up Special Hits Netflix in May

John Mulaney is one of the best stand-up comedians working today, and he’s also one of the best writers that Saturday Night Live has ever had. Mulaney was responsible for co-creating the recurring Weekend Update character Stefon, and since leaving the sketch series, he’s carved out a fantastic career in comedy, ranging from sitcoms to […]

Peter Kay: GOOD NEWS for fans of comedy legend after stand-up tour was cancelled

Although it seems Kay himself won’t take to the stage again for the forseeable future, an exceptionally popular tribute act is quickly earning a reputation as the next best thing. Lee Lard  has seen his popularity skyrocket – and promoters have said he has done a great job of meeting demand for beloved entertainer Kay. […]

‘I’m Dying Up Here’ Season 2 Trailer: Showtime’s Drama About the ’70s Stand-Up Comedy Scene is Back

Showtime’s I’m Dying Up Here taps into all the seedy exploits that come to mind when we think of the 1970s: sex, drugs, and…stand-up comedy. The drama series about the 1970s L.A. comedy scene is back with an I’m Dying Up Here season 2 trailer. And it looks like it’s as dramatic as ever. I’m Dying Up […]

New Judd Apatow MasterClass Teaches Story Structure, Stand-Up & The Art of Laughter

The MasterClass subscription series has an incredible collection of some of the most iconic and respected minds and talents in various fields. But their assembly of talent from film and television is especially impressive. The likes of Martin Scorsese, Steve Martin, David Mamet, Hans Zimmer, Shonda Rhimes, Aaron Sorkin and Ron Howard all have their […]

Chris Rock reportedly joked that women ‘cry rape’ for money in recent stand-up appearance

Ethan Miller/Getty Actor-comedian Chris Rock said in a recent stand-up set in New York City that he doesn’t hire women anymore because they “cry rape.” Rock was reportedly booed and called a “sexist pig” following the remarks.   Chris Rock attempted to joke about sexual harassment and assault during a recent set at New York […]

Patton Oswalt’s First Stand-Up Special Since His Wife’s Death Heading to Netflix

Comedian Patton Oswalt was dealt quite the personal blow in the spring of 2016 when his wife of 11 years, writer Michelle McNamara, died suddenly at 46 years old. Not only was this a tragedy for Oswalt, but also for their 7-year old daughter, Alice. However, this year Patton Oswalt found happiness again when his […]

Watch Netflix’s Teasers for Nick Kroll’s ‘Big Mouth’ Series and Jerry Seinfeld’s New Stand-Up Special

Netflix has plenty of original programming coming to the streaming service in September, and teasers for two of their biggest comedy offerings have just hit the web. First up, Nick Kroll is trying his hand at animated comedy with a new series called Big Mouth that he co-created with Andrew Goldberg, which focuses on the nightmare […]