• Patton Oswalt, Rob Corddry, more join TBS’s Just For Laughs festival

    Patton OswaltPatton Oswalt, Adam Corolla, Rob Corddry, and George Wendt are just a few of the new names announced this week who will be added to the already-impressive lineup at TBS’s Just For Laughs comedy festival, going down June 15-19 in Chicago.

    Joining the likes of already confirmed performers Ellen DeGeneres, Denis Leary, Russell Peters, and Cedric the Entertainer, among others, the festival will feature a preview of Corddry’s upcoming Adult Swim TV show, Childrens Hospital, as well as an alumni reunion of Chicago’s Second City class of ’79.

    Tickets for newly announced festival shows go on sale May 1. For more information, please visit justforlaughschicago.com.

    Emma Kat Richardson

    Emma Kat Richardson is a Detroit native and freelance writer living in Austin, Texas. Her work has appeared in xoJane.com, Bitch, Alternative Press, Real Detroit Weekly, 944, and Bust.com. She’s enough of a comedy nerd and cat lady to have named her Maine Coon Michael Ian Cat. Follow her on twitter: @emmakat.

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