• Julian McCullough headlines fundraising event to ‘stand up’ against mental health stigma (guest post)

    Storytelling is a powerful agent for change. Sharing personal stories with others takes bravery, especially when a person is opening up about their own mental health journey. In doing so, they may feel vulnerable or judged. And while those feelings may exist because of the dark shadow stigma casts on mental health, something far more important and impactful is happening; people are learning, relating—empathizing. Stigma is replaced with a message

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    Ed Helms brings Julian McCullough’s Poor House to NBC

    Chelsea Lately comedian Julian McCullough is on his way to NBC. Ed Helms’ production company Pacific Electric helped and a first-look deal for McCullough’s multi-camera sitcom Poor House. The comedian will write and star in the show about a free-spirited, anti-establishment, non-conformist dad who drifts across America and through life until he decides to settle down and let his teenage son have a normal high school experience— whatever that is.

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    Comedian Mike E. Winfield wins $10,000 at Gilda’s LaughFest (Video)

    GRAND RAPIDS — After two days and eight performances, comedian Mike E. Winfield snagged himself $10,000 in the third annual Gilda’s LaughFest national stand-up comedy competition. Winfield and four other finalists — James Adomian, Jamie Lee, Brendon Walsh and Julian McCullough — performed Saturday to packed crowds at Dr. Grins comedy club and 3rd Floor at the B.O.B, as they were rated by both the audience and a panel of

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    Lewis Black, Bill Burr, DL Hughley and more to play Laughfest; tickets on sale Nov. 30

    When Laughfest hits Grand Rapids, MI this coming March, it will mark the 10-day festival’s third installment, yet it’s wise beyond its years. Having already welcomed some of the biggest names in comedy (think Bill Cosby, Betty White, Jim Gaffigan) into the close-knit city during its first two colossal efforts, organizers this year had the challenge of producing an event to meet the comedy world’s expectations. And judging by those

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    Whitney Cummings lands her own talk show on E!

    Although we don’t know yet if her NBC sitcom Whitney will be returning in the Fall, comedian Whitney Cummings will have at least one weekly onscreen gig. E! just announced that her new talk show Love You, Mean It with Whitney Cummings will premiere later this year alongside Joel McHale mainstay The Soup. Cummings’ new show will find the comedian dishing out her opinions on pop culture, celebrity gossip, relationships

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    Jerrod Carmichael, Ali Wong, Cy Amundson lead the pack of New Faces at Just For Laughs (group one)

    MONTREAL – Paris may be the city of lights, but its funky, badass little sister Montreal is all lit up like a Christmas tree this week. And few individuals seem to shine more vibrantly than the 16 who stood onstage last night at the L’Astral club and gave the world a reason to stand at strict attention. Indeed, the New Faces show of Montreal’s famed Just For Laughs comedy festival

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    Julian McCullough, Sean O'Connor endure "feats of strength" in new Atom.com video

    If you haven’t checked out comedians Sean McCullough and Sean O’Connor’s new Atom.com series Sean and Julian, let me submit that you should be checking it out. Their third episode “Feats of Strength” recently posted and it doesn’t fail to deliver some quality laughs. In it, comedian Pat Dixon guest stars as the pair’s boss, who needs to choose who to fire– Sean or Julian. Of course, Dixon has a

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    Comedy Matters with Sarah Silverman, John Oliver, more

    Comic Strip in the Friars Film Festival Charlie Prince is an amazing guy. At the risk of being pulled offstage by a big hook, he’s what you might even call a “Prince” of a guy. He’s an entertainment lawyer, who with his team of people including Susannah Gora, Eric Johnson, Sue Constantine, and Jor Law, to name just a few, produced the 2nd annual Friars Club Comedy Film Festival, and

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    Carolines breakout artist: Julian McCullough

    Print this page out to get $5 off admission to Julian McCullough’s show at Carolines on June 15. Get more ticket info here. World famous comedy venue Carolines on Broadway and Punchline Magazine have joined forces to present the Breakout Artist Comedy Series. Each Tuesday, at Carolines in New York City, an emerging stand-up comedy star will headline their own show and prove just why they’ve been quietly building a

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