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Ewan McGregor, Jack Black and Zooey Deschanel Dive in for Mike Birbiglia’s ‘The Old Man and the Pool’

Mike Birbiglia can definitely draw a crowd. The Mark Taper Forum in downtown Los Angeles hosted a star-studded pool party Wednesday for the opening night of Birbiglia’s latest one-man show, The Old Man and the Pool. Ewan McGregor (with daughter Clara), Jack Black, Jimmy Kimmel, Nick Kroll, Alison Brie, Zooey Deschanel with Jonathan Scott, Rachel […]

Kevin Hart Addresses Dave Chappelle Onstage Attack: Audiences Need to “Respect the Craft”

Kevin Hart is weighing in after Dave Chappelle was attacked onstage earlier this week while performing a set at the Hollywood Bowl for the Netflix Is a Joke Fest. Hart was a Jimmy Kimmel Live! guest Thursday, where guest host Mike Birbiglia, who is filling in for Jimmy Kimmel during his bout with COVID-19, mentioned […]

‘Jacqueline Novak: Get on Your Knees’: Theater Review

The comedian tells you everything you ever wanted to know about oral sex in her one-woman show 'Jacqueline Novak: Get on Your Knees,' presented by Natasha Lyonne and executive produced by Mike Birbiglia.

‘Carmen Jones’ Tops Lortel Awards for Off-Broadway

The rarely produced Bizet update scored four prizes, including revival and lead actress Anika Noni Rose, while 'Rags Parkland Sings the Songs of the Future' took musical honors, 'Pass Over' was named best play and Phoebe Waller-Bridge's 'Fleabag' won for solo show.

‘Mike Birbiglia’s The New One’: Theater Review

Mike Birbiglia, the acclaimed comedic monologist of 'Sleepwalk With Me' and 'My Girfriend's Boyfriend,' returns with another personally revealing solo show, 'The New One.'

Seth Meyers, John Oliver, George Lopez Deliver Dread-Tinged Jokes at NRDC Comedy Event

“What if we're at the downfall section of America’s Wikipedia page, but we don’t realize it yet?” 'The Daily Show's' Hasan Minhaj wondered as he and other comics addressed Donald Trump's presidential win. “We’re just living through history. Someone’s gonna write a musical about this. But we’re just living through it.”

‘Tramps’: Film Review | TIFF 2016

Callum Turner and Grace Van Patten get caught up in a tortuous caper that points to romance in indie director Adam Leon's second feature, 'Tramps.'

‘Mike Birbiglia: Thank God for Jokes’: Theater Review

Delivering an extended riff on the perils of joke-telling, the deadpan comic recounts offending David O. Russell and getting parenting tips from President Obama.

Ava DuVernay Accidentally Drinks Liquor for First Time While Honoring ‘Birdman’ Director

The 'Birdman' director was presented with an honor as an independent filmmaker.