Comedy News

Justin Bieber on Between Two Ferns with Zach Galafianakis
Written by Samantha Pitchel | September 27, 2013

Comedy Video Spotlight: Between Two Ferns with Zach Galafianakis and Justin Bieber

Yes, this happened. And, surprisingly (after his interesting appearance on SNL last season), the Biebs is pretty funny as he plays along with The Hangover star Galafianakis’ confusing, confrontational line of questioning. Who hasn’t wondered what Bieber thinks about onstage, or whether it’s fun to be cocky, or what was...

Written by Samantha Pitchel | September 19, 2013

Comedy Video Spotlight: Chris Gethard Auditions for Alf

As IFC’s Adopt-A-Comic contestant, Chris Gethard is getting some help in pursuing his dreams – particularly, his dream to star in the upcoming (and totally necessary) Alf reboot. The multi-year SXSW Comedy alum, and host of New York City public access cult hit The Chris Gethard Show,...

Comedy Video Spotlight: In Security with Dan St. Germain

Since appearing at SXSW Comedy in 2012, standup Dan St. Germain has been incredibly busy. Like, serious overachiever busy, starting with the success of his My Damn Channel web series, Kicking Dan Out. Since, he’s appeared on VH1’s Best Week Ever, been named one of Variety’s 10...

Written by Corinna Burford | September 17, 2013

New Parties, Marketing Opportunities and More at SXSW Comedy 2014

Every year SXSW Comedy continues to grow and 2014 will be no exception, featuring new shows, venues, parties, and of course, a cutting-edge lineup. On top of this, SXSW Comedy 2014 will incorporate a number of targeted marketing opportunities, including the official opening party, the Comedy Late-Night Saloon and the...