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Amy Schumer, Hasan Minhaj Among Just for Laughs Award Winners

Just for Laughs has unveiled star power for its 2022 JFL Awards, with Amy Schumer set to receive the comedy person of the year trophy. Schumer will receive the top award in Montreal as she brings her Amy Schumer: Whore Tour to Just for Laughs for a July 30 date at the Place des Arts. […]

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 […]

Hasan Minhaj Reflects on Having Second Baby After Fertility Issues: “That Was Really Tough on Us”

Hasan Minhaj’s appearance on Monday night’s episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon began with a slightly serious tone when the comedian opened up about his previous fertility struggles.  “Dude, we had a busy pandemic. Productive. My wife and I had our second baby,” Minhaj said, earning a round of applause before the mood […]

Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon and ‘The Morning Show’ Cast Tease a “Meaty” Season 2

Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon return as anchors Alex Levy and Bradley Jackson, respectively, in season two of The Morning Show on Apple TV+. The two leading ladies, as well as cast members Billy Crudup, Karen Pittman, Nestor Carbonell, Mark Duplass, Desean Terry, Hasan Minhaj and Julianna Margulies, spoke to The Hollywood Reporter in the […]

Hasan Minhaj to Host ‘Vax India Now’ COVID-19 Fundraiser

Hasan Minhaj has been tapped to host Wednesday’s Vax India Now, the virtual fundraiser to support India in its fight against COVID-19. Liam Neeson, Annie Lennox, A.R. Rahman, Pia Toscano, Zubin Mehta and Fareed Zakaria and have joined previously announced participants Gloria Estefan, Sting, Andrea Bocelli, Josh Groban, Yo-Yo Ma, David Foster, DJ Alan Walker, […]

“Shopping Can Be Entertainment”: Orca Enters the Livestream Shopping Arena

For anyone who has dreamed of curating a retail boutique, minus the pesky details of finding a location, purchasing inventory or setting up a website, the trio behind Orca is offering a timely solution. Max Benator co-created Orca (orcashop.co) as a platform-agnostic retail opportunity that allows any influencer to monetize his or her social-media following. […]

How I’m Living Now: Hasan Minhaj, ‘Patriot Act’ Host

The comedian opens about his new "Generation C" baby and the challenge of turning his Netflix series into a virtual show amid the coronavirus pandemic.

White House Correspondents’ Dinner Postponed Due to Coronavirus

This year's White House Correspondents' Dinner has been cancelled due to concerns surrounding the coronavirus outbreak.

Hasan Minhaj and Wife Beena Patel Welcome Son

Hasan Minhaj announced that he and wife Beena Patel have welcomed a son. The couple already share a daughter, who was born in 2018.

Kenan Thompson to Host White House Correspondents’ Dinner

The White House Correspondents' Association annual dinner will return to its comedy past, with 'Saturday Night Live' veteran Kenan Thompson hosting the event April 25. Hasan Minhaj will appear as featured entertainer.

‘Dads’: Film Review | TIFF 2019

Director Bryce Dallas Howard explores the meaning of modern fatherhood in her feature documentary ‘Dads.’

Hasan Minhaj Asks Congress to Fix Student Loan Debt Crisis

Hasan Minhaj appeared before Congress on Tuesday, asking members to fix the student loan debt crisis.