MGM picks up Richard Pryor biopic, written and directed by Kenya Barris

For years, there’s been attempts at getting a Richard Pryor biopic made. The first go-around included Chris Rock and Adam… MORE
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“Comedy Central Stand-Up Featuring” is coming back December 1st

One of Comedy Central’s newest stand-up series, which launched back in 2019 is coming back for a new season. Comedy… MORE
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Affion Crockett to get first stand-up special ”Mirror II Society”, produced by Kevin Hart’s LOL Network

Kevin Hart’s LOL Network, which has been slowly but surely been building up a profile over the years dedicated to… MORE
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About The Saturday Night Live Scholarships with The Second City, The Groundlings, The PIT and THe UCB

In the build-up to season 46 of Saturday Night Live, NBC announced that the sketch-comedy TV institution would be partnering with select comedy theaters and schools across the country to offer scholarships. Now we’re starting to see how that&#821…

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Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Putting Out Affion Crockett Stand-Up Special

Affion Crocket has found a home for his first solo stand-up special, and it’s with Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud network. Affion Crockett: Mirror II Society will premiere Nov. 13, 2020, on LOL Network’s streaming and audio channels. Cro…

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The National Comedy Center announces preservation of the Johnny Carson Archives, plus forthcoming exhibit

Since launching in 2018, the National Comedy Center in Jamestown, New York has become home to the archives of several… MORE
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HBO And The New York Latino Film Festival Announce The Second Annual Latino Stand-Up! Comedy Competition

We may still be stuck staying away from large in-person gatherings, but that’s not stopping HBO Latino and the New York Latino Film Festival (NYLFF) from mounting the second annual Latino Stand-Up!, a national competition designed to support emer…

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Netflix releases Deon Cole’s “non comedy special” titled “Workin’ It Out”

In the days before COVID, even right up until the moment before, it was still business as usual. Comics were… MORE
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“Saturday Night Live” adds sixth consecutive show following the election

Before the current season started on October 3rd, Lorne Michaels announced that Saturday Night Live would be doing an unprecedented… MORE
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“The Daily Show” is planning another live election night special event

We probably should’ve seen this coming. While every other network will be broadcasting the standard election night coverage, The Daily… MORE
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