Episode #225: Mo Mandel

Mo Mandel is a stand-up comedian who created and executive produces Comedy Knockout for truTV, where comics zing each other and try to win over the studio audience. Before that, he hosted truTV’s BARmageddon and appeared more than 40 times on the panel of Chelsea Lately. You’ve seen him as a co-star on such TV […]

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The facts and fantasy of the “comedy gold rush” in 2018 Los Angeles

Comedians had a fine time last week chewing on and chewing out a feature in The Hollywood Reporter purporting to take a snapshot of the “L.A. Comedy Gold Rush” happening right now. It’s easy from my perch to see how this all went askew. First, the headline. Any problematic news report usually has a misleading […]

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Starz has acquired several former Seeso series and specials

Good news for fans of Seeso programming! Starz, a cable channel/network still in operation and continuing into the foreseeable future, has acquired several series and specials launched during the brief era of Seeso, NBCUniversal’s short-lived hope for a comedy streaming platform. We already knew that Take My Wife, starring comedians Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher […]

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Seeso’s “Take My Wife” finds new home on iTunes, Starz

After several months in TV purgatory following the death of Seeso, Take My Wife has found two new takers! The first and second seasons of the comedy about married comedians Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher starring themselves and their friends became available Monday on iTunes. Come May, Take My Wife also will be available for […]

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Seasons 1 and 2 of Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher’s ‘Take My Wife’ Are Now on iTunes

Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher’s Seeso comedy Take My Wife has found a new home after a long stretch of homelessness. The two announced today that seasons 1 and 2 are now available via iTunes, making today the official premiere of the 8-episode second season. The show originally debuted on Seeso back in August 2016 […]

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Episode #189: Jena Friedman

Jena Friedman is a stand-up comedian, writer and producer who’s now about to star in her first late-night special for Adult Swim. Friedman has written for The Late Show for David Letterman, produced for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, and taken a one-woman show to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. She later taped that show, […]

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Watch the trailer for Paul Reiser’s Tonight Show backstage comedy, “There’s… Johnny!”

There’s… Johnny! is a show that’s already had an interesting life even before this trailer dropped today. The Hulu show… MORE

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There’s Johnny finds a home on Hulu

NBCUniversal inked a deal with Hulu that’ll grant the streaming platform exclusive rights to several former NBC series and one brand-new series from Seeso that never would’ve seen the light otherwise. The deal includes putting all episodes of 30 Rock on Hulu as of Oct. 1, 2017. Plus, it means you’ll get to see There’s […]

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Seeso will shut down Nov. 8, 2017

You still have time to watch your favorite Seeso shows and specials on Seeso. Just not much time. The NBCUniversal comedy streaming platform notified subscribers overnight that the service will shut down once and for all on Nov. 8, 2017. Here’s the letter: Dear Seeso-ers, Please note moving forward, you will no longer be billed […]

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Cool thing to buy this week: Doug Stanhope The Comedians’ Comedian’s Comedians

This past March at SXSW, Doug Stanhope taped a special for Seeso (R.I.P) that featured three comedians he was a… MORE

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