Deborah Thomasian

Video Licks: Push & Believe with Brody Stevens

Video Licks: Push & Believe with Brody Stevens

Positive Energy! Positive Energy! Brody Stevens is full of it … full of positive energy, OF COURSE. Brody brings non-stop energy and smiles to every installment of his Comedy Central’s CC:Studios web companion series “Push and Believe”. As his fellow comedians prepare to tape their prospective CC Half Hour specials, Brody interviews and hopefully invigorates […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Tasty News: The Half Hour with Eric Griffin & Joe DeRosa

Tasty News: The Half Hour with Eric Griffin & Joe DeRosa

Start programming those DVRs, peeps, because another night of Comedy Central’s “The Half Hour” specials is upon us. Last week we were treated to the standup skills of Dan Soder and Nikki Glaser. This week Eric Griffin and Joe DeRosa each fill a half hour with their special brand of mirth. You might recognize Eric […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Sweet Tweets: Jeff Wattenhofer

Sweet Tweets: Jeff Wattenhofer

Is there any way I can make money off of having seen “Behind the Candelabra” two weeks before it officially airs? — Jeff Wattenhofer (@jwattenhofer) May 9, 2013

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Comedy by the Pool

Quick Dish: Comedy by the Pool

Mark your calendar because “Comedy by the Pool” is back. New venue, more comedians, and true fun will be had by all at photographer Tyler Ross’ comedy show extravaganza! Mentions: Keep up with CBTP happenings @ComedyByThePool. Photo credit: Sami Lavy.

 Deborah Thomasian

Video Licks: Inside Amy Schumer

Video Licks: Inside Amy Schumer

The second episode of Amy Schumer’s new Comedy Central TV sketch show “Inside Amy Schumer” aired yesterday. Amy has brought her brand of modern, honest and edgy comedy to the masses with some serious aplomb. Some of the brilliant sketches we’ve seen so far include Amy’s intro to the art of sexting, a visit to […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Tasty News: Banana, Anyone?

Tasty News: Banana, Anyone?

It appears The Bluth’s Original Frozen Banana stand will be hitting the streets in anticipation of Arrested Development‘s fourth season premiere. Jolly Old London will be site of the first leg of the tour this Wednesday. Netflix plans to tour the stand around the city before its headed off to the U.S. To find out […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Layers: “The K Ohle” Podcast Review

Layers: “The K Ohle” Podcast Review

When I think Kurt Braunohler the words whimsical, creative, and enigmatic come to mind. Kurt’s new podcast The K Ohle is every bit like Kurt and to say that I love it is an understatement. Not only is the multi-format concept fresh and inviting but its fully contained in a palatable timeframe of ~30min. The […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Sweet Tweets: Emily Maya Mills

Sweet Tweets: Emily Maya Mills

Applesauce. Hot dogs. Hot dogs are too salty. Applesauce. Death. — Emily Maya Mills (@emilymayamills) May 7, 2013

 Deborah Thomasian

Tasty News: Bike-In with “The Dude”

Tasty News: Bike-In with “The Dude”

Hey Dudes and Dudettes, The Millennium Hollywood development project is having a Bike-In Movie night at 7:30pm with a screening of the cult classic film The Big Lebowski. I don’t recommend having a white Russian before you bike in but a picnic atmosphere is being encouraged. The film will be shown in the parking lot […]

 Deborah Thomasian

#COMEDYFEST Day Five Finale: Road Warriors

#COMEDYFEST Day Five Finale: Road Warriors

My favorite panel on the final day of Comedy Central’s #ComedyFest covered the wild stories of touring comedians Brendon Walsh, Tommy Johnagin, Matt Braunger, Hannibal Buress, Eugene Mirman and Julian McCullough. Here are just some of their hysterical anecdotes and trials: One time on the road I disarmed a drunk prostitute and then got her […]