• Bill Burr presents Paul Virzi tonight on Comedy Central as part of All Things Comedy production pact (Video)

    Bill Burr gets to launch a career tonight when Paul Virzi’s one-hour Comedy Central special debuts at 12:30 a.m. ET/PT. Bill Burr Presents Paul Virzi: I’ll Say This is the first of three stand-up specials in the network’s deal with All Things Comedy, the production banner co-founded by Burr and Daily Show alum Al Madrigal. “Paul’s growth as a comedian over the last five years has been amazing to watch,”

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    Bill Burr nearly got into a fight at World Series (Video)

    To say it’s expected for comedians to be funny during their late-night show appearances would be a practice in undeniable logic. And yes, although the general veneer of your favorite nighttime television indulgence is, indeed, comedy— as opposed to, say, action or suspense, you’d have to admit there are levels of funny based on who sits in that guest chair and, to some extent, who’s hosting. We’ve all seen the

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    F is for Family introduces Vince Vaughn on Netflix next month (Video)

    Bill Burr and his dysfunctional cartoon F is for Family will return to Netflix for a third season next month, the streaming service announced Thursday. Earlier this month, Netflix confirmed that the series had added Vince Vaughn as a guest star for the new season. Burr has recruited an impressive voice cast for his show based on his 1970s Irish-American upbringing. The Breaking Bad star voices flawed patriarch Frank Murphy,

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    Bill Burr on Hillary Clinton: She blew it! (Video)

    Bill Burr visits Conan O’Brien tonight to chat about, among other things, the inauguration and first week of a Donald Trump presidency. We have a preview clip of his appearance that will air 11 pm EST tonight. “It’s been unsettling so far,” Burr says of Trump’s series of executive orders, including his most recent ban on Muslims entering the United States, which has sparked huge protests across the country. I

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    Patrice O’Neal documentary Better Than You launches $125,000 Indiegogo campaign (Video)

    Creators of the Patrice O’Neal documentary Better Than You announced today that they have started an Indiegogo campaign to generate funds for the film that will detail the life and career of a man many called “the most honest and unique voice in comedy.” “When Patrice passed away, I committed myself to completing projects for him that he had in the works,” said Von Decarlo, Better Than You producer and

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    Dane Cook’s Troublemaker evolution and how the Brady Bunch changed his life (Exclusive)

    The premiere of Dane Cook’s newest comedy special Troublemaker on Comedy Central this Sunday at 10 pm ET isn’t just a representation of the veteran comedian’s evolution. It’s a homecoming of sorts. Comedy Central, after all, gave Dane his first few high-profile breaks. There was Premium Blend in 1998, his own half-hour special in 2000 and, most crucial, the release of his first album Harmful If Swallowed three years later.

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    Larry Wilmore’s Nightly Show policy: Keep it 100

    There’s no denying, that when Stephen Colbert announced he would take over David Letterman’s post at the Late Show on CBS, comedy fans experienced a tsunami of bittersweet wash over them. Sure, we were thrilled that Colbert had become such a media force that suits at late night network television felt the fake news man could attract viewers away from basic cable. But, then there was also this feeling of,

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    Laughspin’s 10 Best Comedy Releases of 2014

    With 2015 breathing down our necks it’s time to count down the best comedy releases of 2014. It’s something Laughspin has been doing since 2008 and we’re not about to stop—especially since commercially available comedy output has increased exponentially since then. It used to be there were comedy albums and comedy DVDs. Now there’s audio downloads, DRM-free comedy specials, VOD, specials available only on streaming sites and more. It’s made

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    Dane Cook, Bill Burr, Lewis Black will play Madison Square Garden

    MSG Entertainment and the Garden of Dreams Foundation is bringing a special night of comedy to Madison Square Garden. Tickets are about to go on sale for a star-studded night of stand-up for Garden of Laughs on March 28, 2015. So far Bill Burr, Lewis Black, Dane Cook, Billy Gardell and J.B. Smoove are slated to perform, with more stars to be announced. Steve Shcrippa will host the show. The

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    Comedy Central’s Kroll Show will end after third season, but this isn’t a time for mourning (Videos)

    While viewership remained consistent through its first two seasons and the quality of sketches only improved, Kroll Show will come to an end on Comedy Central after its third season, set to premiere Jan. 13 at 10:30 pm ET. But this is no time for mourning. Comedy Central promises that Nick Kroll’s best known characters will find a proper end to their fictional journeys. According to Comedy Central, “Bobby Bottleservice

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    Watch Bill Burr’s ‘I’m Sorry You Feel That Way’ trailer from Netflix

    Having already watched Bill Burr’s newest hour-long special — actually it’s over an hour – I’m pleased to inform you that it will likely surpass you’re already high expectations once it hits Netflix this Friday, Dec. 5. I’m Sorry You Feel That Way finds Burr yet again injecting his everyman and self-admitted poorly researched philosophies into society’s foibles. He’s still thinking about buying a gun (a callback from his previous

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    Patrice O’Neal benefit will feature Bill Burr, Hannibal Buress, Michael Che, Jim Norton and many more

    Just a week and a half before the anniversary of his passing, the 3rd annual Patrice O’Neal Comedy Benefit was announced, taking place at the New York City Center. In its third year, the benefit began as the brainchild of close friend and fellow comedian Bill Burr as a way to raise money for Patrice O’Neal’s family, in the wake of the veteran comedian’s untimely death on Nov. 29, 2011

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    Netflix snags Bill Burr animated series

    Bill Burr will finally star in his own comedy series— but the hilarious red head will only be heard, not seen. Burr’s new animated series F is for Family will release exclusively on Netflix next year. The half-hour cartoon comes from Burr and Michael Price (The Simpsons) and will follow the Murphy family for six half-hour episodes. F is for Family follows the Murphy clan in the 1970’s during the

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    Bill Burr on NFL, why women hate seeing men happy (Video)

    What can be said about Bill Burr that hasn’t already been said about Bill Burr. He’s a blue-collar Confucius. A ginger Jack Handey. The layman’s Christopher Hitchens. Ol’Billy Redface brings with him astute observations in the tongue of a thousand Boston transplants with the comedic edge of a man who was born to do the craft. And he brought some of his jaded wisdom to Conan in a glorious confluence

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