Talent agency chief restores severed contract with comedian:The Asahi Shimbun – Asahi Shimbun

Talent agency chief restores severed contract with comedian:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi ShimbunThe president of talent agency Yoshimoto Kogyo Co. apologized for a scandal involving comedians paid.

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Trevor Noah Says Kanye West Has a Presidential Genie – The New York Times

Trevor Noah Says Kanye West Has a Presidential Genie  The New York TimesThe “Daily Show” host was amazed that West had gotten President Trump to try to help a jailed rapper. “It’s like he uses his MAGA hat like a magic lamp,” he …

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Drop Dead Gorgeous at 20: how dark pageant comedy works better in 2019 – The Guardian

Drop Dead Gorgeous at 20: how dark pageant comedy works better in 2019  The GuardianThe pitch-black small-town mockumentary was a flop on release and left critics cold but 20 years later its vicious indecency remains daring.

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How Much Will Netflix Pay Eddie Murphy for His Standup Comedy Comeback? – Showbiz Cheat Sheet

How Much Will Netflix Pay Eddie Murphy for His Standup Comedy Comeback?  Showbiz Cheat SheetThe time is ripe for an Eddie Murphy revival, and rumors have been swirling about a possible deal with Netflix, which would bring him out of retirement.

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How Much Will Netflix Pay Eddie Murphy for His Standup Comedy Comeback? – Showbiz Cheat Sheet

How Much Will Netflix Pay Eddie Murphy for His Standup Comedy Comeback?  Showbiz Cheat SheetThe time is ripe for an Eddie Murphy revival, and rumors have been swirling about a possible deal with Netflix, which would bring him out of retirement.

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Review: In ‘Get on Your Knees,’ a Comedian Goes There – The New York Times

Review: In ‘Get on Your Knees,’ a Comedian Goes There  The New York TimesTake away the hormones, the pheromones, the heat and the dark and the drink (or three). Turn off the flesh and turn on the analytics: Oral sex, at least in the …

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Laugh for Life: Comedy night to support Brigid’s House of Hope – Manchester Ink Link

Laugh for Life: Comedy night to support Brigid’s House of Hope  Manchester Ink LinkMANCHESTER, NH — Laugh for Life is a benefit comedy show set for Aug. 9 at the Alpine Club featuring three great comedians. But it’s not just for laughs …

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Rain Pryor Vane, Daughter of Legendary Comedian Richard Pryor, Announces Run for Baltimore City Council – The Root

Rain Pryor Vane, Daughter of Legendary Comedian Richard Pryor, Announces Run for Baltimore City Council  The RootWhile most of us spend our birthdays guzzling Ciroc and gyrating on our exes, actress Rain Pryor Vane decided to celebrate her 50…

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NJPAC Presents A Thanksgiving Comedy Fest –> at NewJerseyStage.com, the home of original arts journalism and New Jersey’s arts newswire – New Jersey Stage

NJPAC Presents A Thanksgiving Comedy Fest –> at NewJerseyStage.com, the home of original arts journalism and New Jersey’s arts newswire  New Jersey Stage(NEWARK, NJ) — New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents a Thanksgiving Comedy…

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