• Aisha Tyler, Reggie Watts, Eddie Pepitone headlining Maui Comedy Festival (Video)

    As the temperature begins to drop in many parts of the country, there’s a special place where the country’s top comedians will migrate next month. The first annual Maui Comedy Festival will kick off Oct. 30 and will continue through the weekend. Taking place in Lahaina, Hawaii, shows will be headlined by Reggie Watts, Tig Notaro, Eddie Pepitone, Nate Bargatze and many others. In addition to stand-up shows, Aisha Tyler

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    Whose Line is it Anyway? renewed for 24 episodes

    Whose Line is it Anyway?, the popular sketch comedy show that was revived in 2013 with host Aisha Tyler, has been renewed for a third season. The CW announced today they’ve ordered 24 new episodes that will premiere in 2015. Whose Line is it Anyway? originated in the UK but became an American hit when ABC broadcast it with host Drew Carey from 1998-2004. The new version of the show

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    Aisha Tyler, Marc Maron headline first annual Maui Comedy Festival

    Comedy festivals seem to be popping up all over the place. There just isn’t enough comedy to be had! Now the laughs are heading deep into the Pacific Ocean to Hawaii in the fall for the first annual Maui Comedy Festival! The three-day, multi-venue event will bring dozens of America’s funniest touring comedians to the town of Lahaina on one of Hawaii’s more popular islands. Hannibal Buress, Reggie Watts, Tig

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    Aisha Tyler’s Self-Inflicted Wounds book-to-comedy series optioned by CBS

    Aisha Tyler’s New York Times best-seller Self-Inflicted Wounds is coming to CBS. The Eye Network’s in-house production company CBS Television Studios has optioned the comedian’s book for a potential half-hour comedy series. Self-Inflicted Wounds: Heartwarming Tales of Epic Humiliation is a collection of essays about Tyler’s life and how she learned to embrace failure on her road to success. She is set to executive produce the sitcom while the search

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    Watch 11 of our favorite moments from Whose Line is it Anyway before the reboot premieres!

    Tomorrow, we see the much anticipated return of Whose Line Is It Anyway?, “the show where everything’s made up and the points don’t matter.” The improv show, which originally started as a 6 episode radio series in the U.K back in 1988, ran for a total of 18 seasons spanning from 1988-2007 (ten in the U.K and 8 in the U.S). Each episode consisted of multiple improv games performed by

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    Keegan-Michael Key of ‘Key & Peele’ will guest on Whose Line is it Anyway with Aisha Tyler (Videos)

    We’ll have to wait until July 16 to see The CW’s rebooted version of Who’s Line is it Anyway?, but at least we can share with you a trio of video previews that will give you a sense of what to expect. As you likely know, comedian Aisha Tyler (Archer) is the show’s new host and original regulars Colin Mochrie, Ryan Stiles and Wayne Brady are all back. Like in

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    Aisha Tyler shot, directed and edited the new Silversun Pickups video

    Having already established herself as a renaissance woman, Aisha Tyler has given us yet another reason to love her– she’s added music video producer to her long list of achievements. The new Silversun Pickups video – for the song “Simmer” — just went live on YouTube, and it turns out Tyler shot, directed and edited the entire thing. The 7-minute mostly black-and-white piece plays more like a short film than

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    Report: Aisha Tyler set to host revamped version of Whose Line is it Anyway? (Confirmed)

    Update: 4:40 pm ET — Aisha Tyler has confirmed to Laughspin that Whose Line is it Anyway? will return to television and she will, indeed, be the host of the revamped show. The CW will premiere 10 episodes this summer with former castmembers Ryan Stiles, Colin Mochrie and Wayne Brady. Each episode will feature a special guest. Like on the original show, a “winner” will be announced at the end

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    Aisha Tyler to release new book ‘Self-Inflicted Wounds’ this summer

    I may be the only grown man in America who owns Swerve: Reckless Observations of a Postmodern Girl, comedian and actress Aisha Tyler’s 2005 collection of essays. But I’m not ashamed. Talent is talent and funny is funny and learning about dating from a gal’s perspective is always a worthy use of your time. And it’s all the more reason I’m excited that Tyler is in the midst of writing

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    Animated hit series ‘Archer’ launching live tour

    Do you love Archer? Do you enjoy leaving your home? Do you live in or near New York City, Philadelphia, Los Angeles or San Francisco? Do you have a few bucks to spare? Well, then you’re in luck, friend, because the Archer Live! tour is a real thing that’s totally happening. Here are the dates: · Jan. 3: The Echoplex, Los Angeles · Jan. 4: The Fillmore, San Francisco ·

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    Aisha Tyler, Maria Bamford, Margaret Cho part of 10 Sexiest Women in Comedy list

    Thanks to Nerve.com, we here at Laughspin need not rate our favorite female comics by based on their “sexiness.” Although we’ve thought about it, it’s just not in line with what we do, which is to attempt to cover the world of comedy from a journalistic point of view with an emphasis on his or her body of work– not their bodies. But that’s what Nerve’s all about. And that’s

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    You can’t stop Archer; FX will bring the animated series back for a fourth season

    FX’s hit animated series Archer has been renewed for a fourth season. The spy parody show, centered around the fictitious International Secret Intelligence Service, has been averaging 3.3 million viewers each week. If you need a frame of reference, that’s slightly better than what 30 Rock and Parks and Recreation score– and those are prime time shows on a major network. The renewal is for 13 new episodes of Archer.

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    Aisha Tyler scores hosting gig on CBS chat show “The Talk”

    After a recent week-long guest hosting stint on CBS’ The Talk, stand-up comedian and actress Aisha Tyler has landed herself a permanent spot on the daily chat show. Her first official day on the job is tomorrow when the show airs 2 pm ET, reports Deadline. Guests on the show tomorrow will include Rebecca Romijn and Kevin Sorbo. Tyler is the second new addition to The Talk, as comedian Sheryl

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    Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival lineup revealed; Kristen Schaal, John Oliver, Aisha Tyler among participants

    What began as a joke amongst jokers, has now become an annual comedy tradition in the New York City metro area. It’s the Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival; and it’s now in its fourth year. And we’re happy to reveal this year’s lineup. The “fest” will span two venues in Brooklyn — the Bell House and Union Hall — from Sept. 15 – 18 and will host a stellar cast of

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    “Archer” gets a premiere date and a unique airing schedule

    My favorite animated show about a fake, bumbling CIA-like agency finally has a premiere date for its new season. FX announced today that Archer, which features the voices of comedian Aisha Tyler, H. Jon Benjamin (who’s currently starring in Comedy Central’s Jon Benjamin Has a Van), Chris Parnell and Judy Greer, will debut Sept. 15 at 10:30 pm EST, but will then vanish after three weeks– only to reappear in

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