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Julia Louis-Dreyfus to Be Honored at Natural Resources Defense Council’s L.A. Comedy Benefit

Get ready for a Night of Comedy, L.A. The Natural Resources Defense Council is set to host its first L.A.-based fundraising comedy event. Scheduled for June 7 at NeueHouse Hollywood, Night of Comedy will fete Julia Louis-Dreyfus for her “extraordinary commitment and service to the planet,” as an activist and NRDC trustee. Presented in partnership […]

Just For Laughs Unveils Plans for In-Person Comedy Festival

The Just For Laughs comedy festival, run by a consortium led by ICM and Howie Mandel, is returning this summer with live audiences in comedy clubs and arenas in Montreal. After a two-year hiatus during the pandemic where JFL held fully virtual comedy events, the festival is returning to a physical event and traditional venues […]

Chelsea Handler, Jo Koy on Finding Love, Laughs and Equity on Tour

When comedian Jo Koy asked Chelsea Handler if he could give her a call around this time last year, she responded the way she has to many men before, “Not if you’re trying to fuck me.” Koy, who was keenly aware of Handler’s caustic sense of humor, having once been a regular on her E! […]

Grammys: Dave Chappelle, Louis C.K. Among Hollywood Stars Nominated

A myriad of Hollywood stars and some controversial figures are among those nominated at the 64th annual Grammy Awards, revealed by the Recording Academy on Tuesday. Dave Chappelle and poet Amir Sulaiman received a nomination for the Netflix special 8:46, in the best spoken word album category. Chappelle has previously won in the same category in […]

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 […]

Chelsea Handler Grows Up (Kinda): Queen of Caustic Comedy Gets Self-Aware

The comedian opens up about her new stand-up special, white privilege and how her psychiatrist helped her discover empathy: "I had no idea what a c*** I'd been."

Stars Deploy Sex Appeal to Get Out the Vote

From thirst trap Instagram posts to political ads featuring nudity and innuendo, celebrities are deploying blatant sexual appeal to get out the vote this election cycle

Tiffany Haddish, Mark Ruffalo and More Get Involved for “Naked” Voting PSA

Tiffany Haddish, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Rock, Amy Schumer and more celebrities are stripping down to bring attention to naked ballots while encouraging voters to properly follow vote-by-mail instructions. 

Chelsea Handler Stand-Up Special Set at HBO Max

Chelsea Handler will return to stand-up comedy at HBO Max, which has greenlit her first special in six years.

Tony Goldwyn to Host Americares Comedy Event With Will Ferrell, Mindy Kaling for COVID-19 Relief

Will Ferrell, Mindy Kaling and others are set for a Tony Goldwyn-hosted, star-studded benefit to help fund Americares' coronavirus relief efforts in the United States and abroad by showcasing sketches, stand-up and personal messages.

Watch Live: Bruce Springsteen, Chris Rock, Jon Stewart Liven Up Quarantine With “Jersey 4 Jersey”

With over 88,000 cases and 4,000 deaths, New Jersey has been one of the states hit hardest by the coronavirus ever since it landed on U.S. shores. As a result, on Wednesday stars with ties to the state are gearing up to raise money for efforts to tamp down on the spread of the deadly virus.

Bruce Springstreen, Jon Stewart, Whoopi Goldberg Team Up for New Jersey COVID-19 Benefit

Bruce Springsteen, Whoopi Goldberg, Jon Stewart and more stars from New Jersey are coming together for a 'Jersey 4 Jersey' benefit to support those affected by the novel coronavirus pandemic in the Garden State.