• Justin Bieber Comedy Central roasters revealed, Seth Rogen is silent despite #WeWantSeth (Video)

    The highly-anticipated Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber has cast its roasters. Comedians Hannibal Buress, Chris D’Elia, Natasha Leggero and Jeffrey Ross will join celebrities ex-felon Martha Stewart, rapper Ludacris, NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal and veteran roaster Snoop Dogg in ripping apart faux bad boy tween heartthrob Justin Bieber. Kevin Hart will take on the duties of Roast Master. Justin Bieber is the butt of many jokes whether by late

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    Bill Cosby, Marc Maron, Amy Schumer headline 2014 New York Comedy Festival

    The New York Comedy Festival, in association with Comedy Central, has announced its star-studded line-up for this year’s festival. Comedy favorites Marc Maron, Amy Schumer & Maria Bamford share the bill with legendary stand-up comedian Bill Cosby (whose new NBC sitcom recently finalized negotiations). The 11th annual New York Comedy Festival features some of comedy’s biggest stars in New York City’s greatest venues. The event will bring over 200 comedians

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    Patton Oswalt #YesAllWomen Twitter Response Offensive? Read Comedian’s Controversial Comment After Alleged Elliot Rodger Santa Barbara Shooting

    Patton Oswalt’s recent tweet about the #YesAllWomen movement has created quite a stir online. Many criticized the comedian for seemingly trivializing rape, when in actuality he was just trying to make a point about misogynist culture. The #YesAllWomen Twitter movement has gone viral in the wake of Elliot Rodger’s alleged shooting in Isla Vista. The son of Hunger Games assistant director Peter Rodger killed seven people, including himself, near the University of California Santa Barbara

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    Laugh Tracks by Laughspin, episode 5: Brian Posehn, Chris D’Elia, Dave Anthony (Audio)

    Laugh Tracks is staying put in the state of California to bring you three more amazing comedians that call it home. To keep things a little organized, we arrange our featured comics by state. Fun! This week we feature comedy tracks from Brian Posehn, Chris D’Elia and Dave Anthony! Each week, Laughspin Podcast co-host Mike Gogel hosts Laugh Tracks by Laughspin, a short broadcast featuring three stand-up comedy tracks from

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    Justin Bieber gets roasted at comedy club, Chris D’Elia does the honors (Video)

    Comedy teams might be making a come back. Former Whitney star Chris D’Elia had a special guest on the stage during his set at the Laugh Factory in Los Angeles over the weekend. Tween heartthrob Justin Bieber was a good sport when the stand-up comedian brought him up on stage to rip on him for his absurd outfit. “His outfit is the most fucking ridiculous outfit I’ve ever seen…this area

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    Comedian Chris D’Elia hates when his drunk friends order fast food (Exclusive preview)

    In case you missed the premiere on Friday or you just want to bask in all the uncut, totally uncensored goodness of Chris D’Elia’s first ever hour-long stand-up comedy special, you’ll be able to do so starting today. It’s true! White Male. Black Comic. is now available in all the usual places — and also for $5 download through Comedy Central — for your consumption. And we’re pleased to offer

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    Jane Kaczmarek joins cast of Whitney Cummings’ NBC sitcom

    Even with the Sept. 22 premiere of Whitney fast approaching, execs at NBC are shuffling around castmembers on comedian Whitney Cummings’ network star vehicle. And this time, it’s a big one. Former Malcolm in the Middle star Jane Kaczmarek has been tapped to play Whitney’s outspoken mother, who has been married and divorced three times. The series, created by Cummings, is centered around a happily unmarried couple (comedian Chris D’Elia

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    Variety unveils its annual “10 Comics To Watch” list

    We know how much everyone loves lists! On the eve of Montreal’s New Faces showcase (starting tonight), Variety released its annual list of Top 10 Comics to Watch. Each year, Variety tends to be a great indicator of the industry’s best young stars in the world of comedy. So let’s take a look, shall we? Jerrod Carmichael, Los Angeles This 24-year old North Carolina native moved to LA in 2008

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    Watch four minutes of Whitney Cummings' NBC show "Whitney"

    Whitney Cummings had a huge pilot season, as two of her shows were picked up by networks. The one in which she stars, Whitney, was scooped up by NBC and will co-star comedian Chris D’Elia. Centering around the pair’s live-in relationship, it takes somewhat edgy look at contemporary romance. You can check out a nice chunk of the pilot episode below. Watch it all and tell us what you think!

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    NBC picks up Whitney Cummings sitcom, "Whitney"

    Fast-rising stand-up comedian Whitney Cummings’ pilot, Whitney has been picked up for production at NBC, it was just announced at the network’s upfront presentation tonight. As we reported back in January, the pilot centered around a young couple trying to balance their lives together. Comedian Chris D’Elia was, at the time, cast to play opposite of Cummings. Cummings had told Punchline Magazine this about the NBC show: “It’s basically just

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    Kyle Kinane, Natasha Leggero among next comics shooting Comedy Central specials

    Kyle Kinane

    The latest season of Comedy Central Presents is set to begin taping this October. Tapings will be in New York City at The Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College from Oct. 14 – 17. The episodes are scheduled to air in 2011. The sixteen half-hour specials feature: Thursday October 14th, 6:00 PM Mike Vecchione, Matt Fulchiron Thursday, October 14th, 8:30 PM Kyle

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    Just For Laughs: New Faces, part 1

    MONTREAL — Though there is what seems like an infinite number of shows programmed each night at Just For Laughs, what I find most important about the festival – from the prospective of a site that covers what’s new and great in comedy – are the New Faces shows. As you would expect, these are showcase shows, wherein the fest gives up and coming comedians around the world a proper

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