2 Dope Queens, HBO team up on four more specials

2 Dope Queens is coming back to HBO with four more hourlong specials hosted by Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson. Filmed at Brooklyn’s Kings Theatre, the specials are expected to present a similar mixture of interviews and stand-up comedy. Williams and Robinson started their podcast, 2 Dope Queens, in 2015 on the WNYC podcast network. They made waves talking about music, fashion, romance, and race in a way that captivated audiences

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Amanda Seales HBO special I Be Knowin’ gets January releasee date

Insecure fans: rejoice! Amanda Seales makes her HBO stand-up debut on January 26 with her hourlong special I Be Knowin’. Seales showcases her high-energy, sharp wit, and cultural commentary in a trailer released by HBO this week. Seales is a series regular on HBO’s Insecure, a show about navigating life in Los Angeles. She also hosts a weekly self-help podcast titled Small Doses and created a traveling game show called

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7 comedy concepts that died in 2018

Comedy thrived in 2018. A seemingly endless number of stand-up specials came out from Kid Gorgeous to Nanette. New sitcoms like Barry and The Conners made us laugh and comedy films like Crazy Rich Asians and Sorry to Bother You brought diversity to the forefront. However, as the year closes, it is also important to look back on the things we lost in comedy this year—a memorium of sorts for

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The Magic and Charm of Pete Holmes part 1: “Dirty Clean”

“People always say ‘It must be weird that I know so much about you.’ And I always say ‘What’s weird… MORE
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Crashing Season 3 has a premiere date

Crashing returns to HBO on January 20. The second season ended with creator and star Pete Holmes embarking on a two-month college tour and the third season will pick up with the fictional version of Holmes returning to New York City with a new found confidence in his craft and a new set of life changes. Ironically, in season three, Pete will no longer be “crashing” on any couches and

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Watch a teaser for Pete Holmes’ new stand-up special, “Dirty Clean,” coming to HBO December 15th

Pete Holmes is set to release his next HBO stand-up special about a month before the new season of his… MORE
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The trailer for season 3 of “Crashing” is here

Pete Holmes’ HBO sitcom Crashing is coming back for a third season. This time around the sitcom loosely based on… MORE
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Pete Holmes shares Crashing trailer at Vulture Festival

Pete Holmes and Crashing are coming back to HBO. The third season got a trailer and a confirmation that Season 3 will premiere this January. While there is no specific date for the release, the trailer will get fans excited for a new season. Last February, HBO announced that Crashing and High Maintenance would be coming back for third seasons. HBO also announced last month a new stand-up special from

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Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson end “2 Dope Queens” podcast with Michelle Obama as final guest

The incredibly popular podcast 2 Dope Queens which is hosted by comedians Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson just announced that… MORE
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Amanda Seales HBO special I Be Knowin’ out next year

Amanda Seales will get her own HBO comedy special. The one-hour special, titled I Be Knowin’, will film on November 25 at the Edison Ballroom in Manhattan and release in early 2019. “‘I Be Knowin’ is 37 years of finding the funny, culminating in an hour,” says Seales in a release, “and my HBO family being the place where I get to share it, makes this, my first special, even

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