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Bill Burr: “I’ve Made Every Mistake You Can Make”

“I’m worried I came off like an asshole,” Bill Burr says. “I hope I didn’t.” Burr is standing in his trailer on the set of his feature directorial debut, the semi-autobiographical Old Dads, and looks worried. The actor-comedian is wrapping up our wide-ranging interview in which he talked about such topics as the early days […]

Back on Tour, Stand-Ups Confront a New Normal

After a year of empty clubs and quiet theaters due to COVID-19, stand-up comedy is slowly making its way back. John Mulaney, Bill Burr, Chelsea Handler, Sebastian Maniscalco, Jim Gaffigan and Nikki Glaser are all on tour or will be in the coming weeks, back to doing shows across the U.S. And yet the scene […]

Bill Burr Mocking ‘Star Wars’ Fans in Stand-Up Act Helped Land His ‘Mandalorian’ Role

Bill Burr was as shocked as anyone when he was cast in The Mandalorian. The stand-up comic and occasional actor was recently interviewed on Your Mom’s House, a comedy podcast hosted by couple Tom Segura and Christina Pazsitzky where he talked about the Disney+ series. Saying that he was a massive fan of the Star […]

Bill Burr Draws Criticism Over Grammys Premiere Ceremony Jokes

While presenting best tropical Latin album, Burr said, "The feminists are going nuts. Why is the cis-white male doing all this Latino stuff."

Bill Burr’s Controversial ‘Saturday Night Live’ Monologue Draws Mixed Reactions

Comedian Bill Burr caused quite the reaction with his opening Saturday Night Live monologue after addressing a variety of topics from cancel culture to race to Pride Month.

‘The King of Staten Island’: Film Review

Pete Davidson stars as a fictionalized version of himself alongside Marisa Tomei, Bill Burr and Bel Powley in Judd Apatow's comedy about grief, family and New York City's least popular borough.

Ray Romano, Iliza Shlesinger and More Set for Coronavirus Relief Fund Live Stream

Ray Romano, Iliza Shlesinger, Howie Mandel, Nikki Glaser, Bill Burr, Marc Maron, Patton Oswalt and more comedians will perform in a four-hour live-stream special to raise money for Comedy Gives Back's COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund.

Bill Burr’s New Comedy Special Punches Down on Actors With Disabilities (Guest Column)

Actor, comic and disability advocate Danny Woodburn explains why a segment from Bill Burr's new Netflix comedy special, 'Paper Tiger,' is ignorant about disability.

Bill Burr Inks Comedy Central Deal

Bill Burr has signed a Comedy Central deal that will include a stand-up series and multiple specials.

New York Comedy Festival: Tracy Morgan, David Cross, Marc Maron Among Headliners

Tracy Morgan, David Cross, Conan O'Brien, Marc Maron, Dan Harmon's Harmontown, Bill Burr and 'Insecure' star Yvonne Orji are among the acts set to headline the New York Comedy Festival's 15th annual edition. Others include 'Queer Eye' stars Jonathan Van Ness and Antoni Porowski, Gabriel Iglesias, Jim Jefferies, Anthony Jeselnik, Jason Mewes, Desus & Mero, Jimmy Carr, Jo Koy, Bert Kreischer, Bryan Safi and Erin Gibson’s Throwing Shade.

Jimmy O. Yang Joins Indie Comedy ‘Opening Act’

'Silicon Valley' star Jimmy O. Yang has landed a role in the comedy The Opening Act from writer-director Steve Byrne.

Larry David, Sarah Silverman and More Entertain at Keep It Clean Comedy Benefit

Plus, Nick Kroll and John Mulaney test-ran their Independent Spirit Awards monologue for Saturday.