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Travis Jay Tells Comedy Hype He Hopes His Online-Special ‘Seriously Joking’ Pushes The UK Comedy Scene

When you think about the UK comedy scene what is the first thing that comes to mind?… Well some of us may not know that the UK offers a hub for comedy and even the urban comedy genre. On July 16th (Sunday) comedian Travis Jay is about to further step…

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Interview: Kendrick Lamar Tells Dave Chappelle, “When I Look At Comedy, At Richard Pryor, At You…It’s All Self-Expression”

When you think about Dave Chappelle and Kendrick Lamar you can’t help but compare the two despite having different backgrounds. Both men have dominated in their crafts on stage. In a now interview with Interview Magazine; Chappelle and Lamar had a moment to catch up and discuss their creative processes….

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Chris D’elia Tells Comedy Hype How Denzel Washington’s Movie Influenced The Name Of His Latest Netflix Special

Netflix has been cranking out comedy specials this year by offering some of the culture’s biggest names in comedy. Just this week, Chris D’Elia premiered his third hour special, Chris D’Elia: Man On Fire. The comedy special comes after Chris’s recent venture into Drama with upcoming film Life In A Year…

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Trevor Noah Tells Stephen Colbert What He Learned From Him, Talks South African Politics

Trevor Noah and Stephen Colbert have been two of our biggest comedic voices in politics under Trump’s presidency and last night was special to see the two together. While he was there to further push his book Born A Crime; Trevor had a chance to remind Colbert about some wise…

Brian Tyree Henry Tells Seth Meyers People Mistakingly Call Him ‘Paper Bag’

Brian Tyree Henry Tells Seth Meyers People Mistakingly Call Him ‘Paper Bag’

It’s not expected until next year that we will see Brian Henry back on our screen as Paper Boi in FX’s Atlanta. For the time being he’s been busy with a few other projects. Last night he talked about a couple of his projects with Late Night with Seth and…

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Bill Maher Tells N-Word Joke On ‘Real Time’ Series, Bombs According To Twitter

While some of you were sleep; a conversation was building up around Bill Maher split decision to jump on an opportunity to use the N-Word. The term has been considered offensive and taboo but Maher took to his brand of comedy to use the term. While interviewing Nebraska Senator Ben…

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Tony Baker Tells Comedy Hype He Hopes To Create A Full-Length Voice Over Comedy, Talks Momentum

Photo: Instagram/TonyBakerComedy “I’m in control of my own destiny.” This is a powerful quote, especially for a comedian. A top priority as a comedian is to keep your momentum going at all costs, no matter how much you get. This is certainly the case with Los Angeles-based standup, Tony Baker….

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Hannibal Buress Tells Desus & Mero How He Deals With Hecklers

Hannibal Buress has a gameplane for anyone who decides to heckle him at one of his shows. As a guest on VICELAND’s Desus & Mero; Hannibal shared what he’s been up to which led him to tell a recent story of dealing with a heckler in Durham, North Carolina. Hannibal…

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Andrew Schulz Tells Hot Breath! Podcast: “I’m A 30 Year Old White Dude. That’s Not What The Industry Is Looking For Right Now”

BY JOEL BYARS  White male comedians becoming the minority? Andrew Schulz has built an impressive resume ranging from simultaneously starring on five MTV2 shows to co-hosting the viral podcast Brilliant Idiots with Charlamagne Tha God. Despite all of his success, Andrew still believes that being a white male comedian is…

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Russell Peters Had An Amazing Saudia Arabia Trip And Tells ‘This Is Not Happening’ All About It

On a recent stop by This Is Not Happening on Comedy Central; Russell Peters jumped on stage to tell an interesting story on his trip to Saudia Arabia. See how he ends up telling jokes at a palace, and meeting a surprise fan. The post Russell Peters Had An Amazing…