• New season of John Oliver’s New York Standup Show will feature W. Kamau Bell, Paul F. Tompkins, Reggie Watts, more!

    Dear, readers in the New York tri-state area: Cancel your evening plans from June 3rd to June 5th (Instant Netflix will still be there when you get home) because John Oliver will be taping the fourth season of Comedy Central’s John Oliver’s New York Standup Show at Webster Hall and you can be there as a witness. Tickets are available through The Black List NYC. There will be three shows

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    Kristen Schaal, Wyatt Cenac, David Wain, more talk about their roles in ‘Sleepwalk With Me’ (Video)

    In addition to traditional actor types (Lauren Ambrose, Carol Kane) did you know Mike Birbiglia’s movie Sleepwalk With Me also features a hefty handful of comedians who are sometimes actors? It’s true. If you don’t believe us, you should watch this video, which features the likes of Kristen Schaal, David Wain, Wyatt Cenac, Jessi Klein, Henry Phillips and John Lutz. Also, you see Marc Maron, but he’s not interviewed for

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    Jessi Klein livens up Saturday Night Live’s writers room

    Here at Punchline Magazine, we have an insatiable crush on Jessi Klein. And who can blame us? She’s smart, funny (nay, hilarious!), and sexy in that girl-nerdy way that everyone and their Aunt Ester’s pet goldfish loves to love. That’s why we’re unbelievably stoked to hear about stand-up comedian and comedy scribe Klein being hired on mid-season to join the writing staff of Saturday Night Live. As the blog Jezebel

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