• Crashing Season 3 has a premiere date

    Crashing returns to HBO on January 20. The second season ended with creator and star Pete Holmes embarking on a two-month college tour and the third season will pick up with the fictional version of Holmes returning to New York City with a new found confidence in his craft and a new set of life changes. Ironically, in season three, Pete will no longer be “crashing” on any couches and

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    Pete Holmes shares Crashing trailer at Vulture Festival

    Pete Holmes and Crashing are coming back to HBO. The third season got a trailer and a confirmation that Season 3 will premiere this January. While there is no specific date for the release, the trailer will get fans excited for a new season. Last February, HBO announced that Crashing and High Maintenance would be coming back for third seasons. HBO also announced last month a new stand-up special from

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    Pete Holmes new HBO special has a premiere date

    Pete Holmes is crashing HBO with a new hourlong stand-up special Pete Holmes: Dirty Clean. The You Made It Weird podcast host will tape the special at the Aladdin Theatre in Portland. Naturally, go where the weirdos roam. Holmes, who recently celebrated the birth of his first child Lila in September, has been on a tear with HBO. He began his relationship with the premium subscription channel in 2016 with

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    Pete Holmes Show canceled by TBS, but Conan O’Brien is still his hero: Read Pete Holmes’ letter to fans

    TBS has canceled The Pete Holmes Show. The half-hour late night talk show/sketch show hybrid with host Pete Holmes only lasted seven months and had a strong fan presence on social media, but the ratings were not where TBS wanted them to be. The Pete Holmes Show last received a 13-week pick-up in January after airing 28 episodes before going on a brief winter break and things were looking bright.

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    South By Southwest comedy, day 4: Sinbad kills it, Jim Breuer gets real and more

    AUSTIN – To borrow the words of the great philosopher Ice Cube, today was a good day. The story kicks off on Tuesday with some serendipitous moments only possible at an event like SXSW, where the city of Austin’s innate quirkiness morphs into something produced and promoted with a glossier sheen. I wandered over to a small lot south of the Convention Center’s chaos in search of food (an enormous

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    South By Southwest comedy, day 3: Todd Barry, Iliza Shlesinger, Pete Holmes

    AUSTIN – Day 3 of South by Southwest was tightly packed with more comedy delights. Like a really, really thick sausage that kind of sprays hot juice on you when you bite into it because the casing is so strained and taut from the vast amounts of meat inside. (Side note: I haven’t had lunch yet. Too obvious?) Anyway. My Monday kicked off with a special preview screening of Billy

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    Bill Cosby, Aisha Tyler, Greg Proops, many more announced for SXSW Comedy 2014

    SXSW Comedy 2014 has announced its line-ups for the monster March festival. Rising stars and comedy legends will grace the stages of Austin, TX from March 8 – March 15. Funny or Die will host An Evening with Bill Cosby. The Upright Citizens Brigade Theater will bring their famous ASSSSCAT troupe, along with improv group Doppelganger (which includes Saturday Night Live’s Sasheer Zamata) and storytelling show Blackout Drunk. Chris Gethard

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    TBS renews The Pete Holmes Show, new episodes begin after Sochi Olympics

    TBS has renewed The Pete Holmes Show for 13 weeks. Holmes’ late night talk show enjoyed a very funny seven week run with a strong social media presence. His sketch videos and professional athlete interviews have amassed over 20 million views on YouTube and PeteHolmes.com, although he only averages about half a million viewers a night falling just behind Chris Hardwick’s Comedy Central late night show @midnight in the same

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    Pete Holmes ruined John Mulaney’s marriage proposal (Video)

    If you’re going to propose to your girlfriend, do not involve Pete Holmes. That’s the advice comedian John Mulaney gave viewers on last night’s Pete Holmes Show. The former Saturday Night Live writer appeared on his good friend’s show and discussed his recent engagement. Part of that story involved him searching for a ring and how Holmes spoiled the surprise for Mulaney’s fiancee. Check out the clip below! Sign up

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    Pete Holmes gets hosting advice from veteran Jon Stewart (Video)

    Last night marked the premiere of The Pete Holmes Show on TBS. The new late-night talk show was fun, playful, and full of moments where Pete Holmes “breaks” and laughs at himself. He admitted during his opening monologue, which was more stand-up than making fun of newspaper headlines, that most people have no idea who the hell he is. Luckily, as Pete Holmes reminded us in our exclusive interview, “anonymity

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    The very thorough Laughspin Interview with Pete Holmes

    Pete Holmes is not just a stand-up comic, but an all-encompassing comedian. Not only have you seen him perform stand-up on Comedy Central and Conan, but you’ve likely seen his digital shorts like Kid Farm or his Batman sketches (see below). Or you’ve seen shows he’s written for like the short-lived Outsourced. You could have seen his cartoon drawings in The New Yorker. And many have listened to his hit

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    Pete Holmes teaches you how to do a Hannibal Buress impression (Exclusive video)

    I sat down with Pete Holmes to discuss his upcoming talk show, The Pete Holmes Show, which premieres on Oct. 28 on TBS. We talked about “comedy cancer,” living a life worth commenting on and living your dreams. Perhaps most importantly, Holmes helped me fulfill my dream of doing a solid Hannibal Buress impression with this how-to instructional video. Stay tuned for the full interview! Be sure to subscribe to

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    Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Larry David, Michael Ian Black join Michael J. Fox and others for Parkinson’s fundraiser

    Are you tired of Uncle Larry calling you up with a bad joke he heard at the office? Well from now until Oct. 2, you can bid to have a comedian call to tell you a great joke to support Parkinson’s disease! Shaking With Laughter, a charity started by former Seinfeld writer Marc Jaffe and his wife, Karen, have declared Oct. 23 National “Tell a Joke for Parkinson’s Day.” Apparently

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    Happy Father’s Day: 10 bits on being a dad with Patton Oswalt, Louis C.K., Jim Gaffigan, more!

    Tomorrow is Father’s Day, so whether he was your greatest idol growing up or a complete dead beat, you are obligated to acknowledge his existence. And if you’re a dad, milk it for all it’s worth. It’s the one day each year when your kids have to think of your positive qualities long enough to pick out a hallmark card and scribble their names on it. In honor of Father’s

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    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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