Jordan Brookes, Catherine Cohen win top prizes at 2019 Edinburgh Comedy Awards

Congratulations to Jordan Brookes, winner of Best Show at the 2019 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, and to Catherine Cohen, this year’s Best Newcomer winner! I sat down with Cohen this summer in San Francisco at Comedy Central’s Clusterfest, and …

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Netflix announces second batch of The Degenerates

Netflix is returning to Las Vegas for a second straight year to tape the second season of The Degenerates, which is the streaming giant’s name for stand-up comedians who deliver “RAW and EDGY” comedy. Adrienne Iapalucci, Donnell Rawli…

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Watch Eddie Murphy and Jerry Seinfeld talk about the Mount Rushmore of Comedy

Well, ain’t this a surprise. Eddie Murphy sat down with Jerry Seinfeld outside of their regularly-scheduled Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee for a discussion moderated by Joy Reid to talk about comedy for another 40 minutes. Who would they put on…

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Here’s the schedule for the 12 comedians performing half-hours for Comedy Central in 2019

Comedy Central’s half-hour specials for 2019 will kick off this October. More specifically, here’s the Friday night rundown for Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents… premieres (times are Eastern/Pacific): Friday, Oct. 18: Jaboukie Young-White (…

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Lilly Singh’s late-night NBC series gets a primetime special during debut week

NBC announced it’ll help viewers who don’t normally stay up past Late Night get a peek at the network’s newest late-late night host, Lilly Singh. A Little Late with Lilly Singh: The Primetime Special will air at 10 p.m. Eastern/Pacifi…

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Here are your nominees for best show and best newcomer at the 2019 Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Of the thousands of shows taking place in Edinburgh this August, these are the ones nominated as the best in show for 2019. Winners to be announced Saturday. Congrats everyone! Best Comedy Show 2019 Darren Harriott: Good Heart Yute Demi Lardner: Ditch …

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Highlights from the final rounds of Bring The Funny’s “comedy clashes”

NBC’s new comedy competition series, Bring The Funny, is almost ready to give viewers a chance to decide who we think is bringing said funny. Tuesday night’s episode saw the third and final round of “comedy clashes,” in which tw…

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Ryan Niemiller’s live performance in the quarterfinals of America’s Got Talent 2019

Ryan Niemiller, whose social media handle is @cripplethreat8, joked tonight on live TV during America’s Got Talent about not having wrists or functional hands. “A lot of people want to get uncomfortable that I want to joke about my disabili…

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Conan’s going to Greenland

Whether or not Donald Trump is crazy for suggesting the United States could buy Greenland, Conan O’Brien is definitely going to go there. Soon. O’Brien announced his next Team Coco “Conan Without Borders” trip on Monday night&#8…

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